Period
to 28 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 54 35 56
Rank change year-on-year -19 +21 -1
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 39 16 11
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 5.12% 5.00% 2.01%
As % of the General category 8.76% 11.19% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 38 6 3
10th Percentile £27,500 " £27,250
25th Percentile £28,750 £42,500 £28,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -10.18%
75th Percentile £56,250 £47,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £61,250 " "
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Manufacturing is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 445 143 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 58.40% 44.69% 47.63%
Number of salaries quoted 241 68 138
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,375 £23,850
25th Percentile £36,250 £34,375 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +18.75% -5.88%
75th Percentile £77,500 £60,000 £59,063
90th Percentile £82,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £56,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.68% +6.67% +5.00%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in Northern Ireland

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Manufacturing in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Manufacturing in Northern Ireland

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Manufacturing in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 28 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Manufacturing in Northern Ireland

Manufacturing
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 28 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim - 31 £42,500 - 2
Newry - 7 £40,000 -
County Down - 7 £40,000 -
County Londonderry -13 1 £34,500 -23.33% 2
Manufacturing
UK

For the 6 months to 28 October 2021, IT jobs citing Manufacturing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 20 (51.28%) Project Management
2 18 (46.15%) PMO
3 15 (38.46%) Risk Management
4 11 (28.21%) Management Information System
4 11 (28.21%) Workshop Facilitation
5 10 (25.64%) Target Operating Model
5 10 (25.64%) Finance
5 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (25.64%) Business Analysis
6 9 (23.08%) Software Testing
6 9 (23.08%) Social Skills
7 8 (20.51%) Project Delivery
7 8 (20.51%) Requirements Gathering
7 8 (20.51%) Dependency Management
7 8 (20.51%) Strategic Planning
7 8 (20.51%) Banking
7 8 (20.51%) Change Management
7 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Excel
8 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
8 7 (17.95%) Good Clinical Practice
8 7 (17.95%) GMP
8 7 (17.95%) GLP
8 7 (17.95%) GxP
8 7 (17.95%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (17.95%) Systems Analysis
8 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
8 7 (17.95%) Time Management
8 7 (17.95%) Business Process Improvement

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Power BI
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) JIRA
2 2 (5.13%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 9 (23.08%) Social Skills
3 8 (20.51%) Banking
4 7 (17.95%) Organisational Skills
4 7 (17.95%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (17.95%) Presentation Skills
5 2 (5.13%) Electronics
6 1 (2.56%) Automotive
6 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Analyst
1 18 (46.15%) Business Analyst
2 10 (25.64%) Project Manager
3 6 (15.38%) PMO Manager
3 6 (15.38%) PMO Project Manager
4 5 (12.82%) Business IT Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) IT Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) IT Business Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Manager
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Project Manager
4 5 (12.82%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Junior
5 4 (10.26%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Senior PMO
5 4 (10.26%) Senior PMO Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Junior PMO
6 3 (7.69%) Junior Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Management Information System
2 7 (17.95%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.13%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Project Management
2 15 (38.46%) Risk Management
3 11 (28.21%) Workshop Facilitation
4 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (25.64%) Business Analysis
4 10 (25.64%) Target Operating Model
5 9 (23.08%) Software Testing
6 8 (20.51%) Change Management
6 8 (20.51%) Dependency Management
6 8 (20.51%) Project Delivery
6 8 (20.51%) Requirements Gathering
6 8 (20.51%) Strategic Planning
7 7 (17.95%) Business Process Improvement
7 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
7 7 (17.95%) Process Improvement
7 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (17.95%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (17.95%) Time Management
8 6 (15.38%) SDLC
8 6 (15.38%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (2.56%) C++
2 1 (2.56%) Java
2 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.13%) PMP
3 1 (2.56%) HNC
3 1 (2.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (46.15%) PMO
2 7 (17.95%) GLP
2 7 (17.95%) GMP
2 7 (17.95%) Good Clinical Practice
2 7 (17.95%) GxP
3 2 (5.13%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Sun
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle