Manufacturing Jobs in Scotland

Manufacturing
UK > Scotland

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 20 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 144 161 183
Rank change year-on-year +17 +22 -82
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 103 55 60
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 2.24% 1.16% 1.11%
As % of the General category 3.12% 1.58% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 75 40 36
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,000 £33,375
25th Percentile £40,800 £40,938 £42,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.64% +1.85% +13.68%
75th Percentile £60,625 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £76,625 -
UK median annual salary £47,500 £56,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -15.18% +6.67% +5.00%

All General Skills
Scotland

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 Scotland with a requirement for common skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,305 3,481 3,282
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 71.91% 73.22% 60.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,517 1,763 1,755
10th Percentile £25,000 £32,550 £28,750
25th Percentile £32,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £59,526 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -16.00% +19.05% -
75th Percentile £67,070 £77,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £89,767 £75,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £61,180 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.10% +1.97% +9.09%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in Scotland

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Manufacturing in Scotland

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Manufacturing in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Manufacturing in Scotland

Manufacturing
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 February 2024. 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
Jobs
Glasgow -39 33 £42,500 -22.73% 31
Edinburgh +58 25 £47,500 -2.56% 28
West Lothian +9 16 £60,000 -9.43% 10
Dundee -5 10 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Fife -2 6 £43,200 -4.00% 9
Aberdeen -9 5 £37,500 -42.31% 11
Lanarkshire +2 2 - - 15
Highlands - 2 £60,000 - 7
Roxburghshire - 1 £37,500 -
Inverclyde - 1 £23,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 - 6
Stirling - 1 - - 6
Manufacturing
UK

Manufacturing
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.94%) IIS
1 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.94%) WebLogic
1 2 (1.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.94%) Simulink
3 1 (0.97%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.97%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.97%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.50%) Power Platform
2 10 (9.71%) SaaS
3 9 (8.74%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.88%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.94%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (0.97%) Azure
6 1 (0.97%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.56%) Wireless
2 13 (12.62%) Ethernet
3 11 (10.68%) RS-232
3 11 (10.68%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (8.74%) HTTP
4 9 (8.74%) MQTT
5 5 (4.85%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.88%) DHCP
7 1 (0.97%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.50%) Power BI
2 3 (2.91%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (10.68%) LabVIEW
2 9 (8.74%) Git
3 2 (1.94%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.97%) MSTest
4 1 (0.97%) TestComplete
General
1 51 (49.51%) Social Skills
2 29 (28.16%) Electronics
3 27 (26.21%) Finance
4 22 (21.36%) Marketing
4 22 (21.36%) Public Sector
5 17 (16.50%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (13.59%) Telecoms
7 11 (10.68%) Retail
8 10 (9.71%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 9 (8.74%) Legal
10 5 (4.85%) Organisational Skills
11 2 (1.94%) Automotive
11 2 (1.94%) Banking
11 2 (1.94%) Billing
11 2 (1.94%) Games
11 2 (1.94%) Law
11 2 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.97%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 20 (19.42%) Software Engineer
2 18 (17.48%) Senior
3 15 (14.56%) Embedded Engineer
4 13 (12.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 12 (11.65%) Electronics Engineer
5 12 (11.65%) Senior Software Engineer
6 11 (10.68%) Analyst
6 11 (10.68%) Senior Embedded Engineer
6 11 (10.68%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 10 (9.71%) Developer
8 9 (8.74%) Business Development Manager
8 9 (8.74%) Business Manager
8 9 (8.74%) Development Manager
8 9 (8.74%) Payroll Manager
9 8 (7.77%) Test Engineer
10 6 (5.83%) Business Analyst
10 6 (5.83%) Manufacturing Engineer
10 6 (5.83%) Software Design Engineer
11 5 (4.85%) Full Stack Developer
11 5 (4.85%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.68%) Yocto
2 10 (9.71%) CSS
2 10 (9.71%) HTML
2 10 (9.71%) React
3 9 (8.74%) Django
3 9 (8.74%) Flask
4 2 (1.94%) .NET
4 2 (1.94%) .NET Core
4 2 (1.94%) Middleware
5 1 (0.97%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.97%) HTML5
5 1 (0.97%) jQuery
5 1 (0.97%) pytest
5 1 (0.97%) React Native
5 1 (0.97%) Spring
5 1 (0.97%) Spring Boot
5 1 (0.97%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Device Driver
2 9 (8.74%) Arduino
2 9 (8.74%) Onboarding
2 9 (8.74%) Raspberry Pi
2 9 (8.74%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (6.80%) IoT
4 4 (3.88%) Analytical Mindset
5 3 (2.91%) Renewable Energy
6 2 (1.94%) FPGA
6 2 (1.94%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.94%) Life Science
6 2 (1.94%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.94%) Operational Technology
7 1 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.97%) FMCG
7 1 (0.97%) Industry 4.0
7 1 (0.97%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.56%) Linux
2 11 (10.68%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (4.85%) Windows
4 1 (0.97%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (37.86%) Problem-Solving
2 35 (33.98%) Software Engineering
3 32 (31.07%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (24.27%) Agile
5 23 (22.33%) ERP
6 18 (17.48%) Continuous Improvement
6 18 (17.48%) Scrum
7 17 (16.50%) Computer Science
7 17 (16.50%) CRM
8 16 (15.53%) IT Strategy
8 16 (15.53%) Mentoring
9 14 (13.59%) Kanban
10 13 (12.62%) Data Migration
10 13 (12.62%) Digital Marketing
10 13 (12.62%) Migration
10 13 (12.62%) Programme Management
11 12 (11.65%) SDLC
12 11 (10.68%) Analytics
12 11 (10.68%) Logistics
12 11 (10.68%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.24%) C
2 17 (16.50%) Python
3 14 (13.59%) SQL
4 12 (11.65%) C#
4 12 (11.65%) C++
5 11 (10.68%) Embedded C
5 11 (10.68%) JavaScript
6 7 (6.80%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.94%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.97%) Bash
8 1 (0.97%) Java
8 1 (0.97%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (26.21%) Degree
2 9 (8.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.91%) Master's Degree
3 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.94%) CISA
4 2 (1.94%) CISM
4 2 (1.94%) CISSP
5 1 (0.97%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.97%) HNC
5 1 (0.97%) HND
5 1 (0.97%) PhD
5 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (3.88%) NIST
2 3 (2.91%) QA
3 2 (1.94%) HIPAA
3 2 (1.94%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.97%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.97%) TickIT
System Software
1 12 (11.65%) Firmware
2 1 (0.97%) Embedded Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 18 (17.48%) Microsoft
1 18 (17.48%) SAP
2 9 (8.74%) NVIDIA
3 4 (3.88%) Oracle
4 2 (1.94%) IBM
4 2 (1.94%) IFS
5 1 (0.97%) Cognos
5 1 (0.97%) Epicor
5 1 (0.97%) Infor
5 1 (0.97%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.97%) Sage
5 1 (0.97%) Salesforce
5 1 (0.97%) Thales
5 1 (0.97%) Workday