Period
to 23 October 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 23 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
England > South East
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 126 147 129
Rank change year-on-year +21 -18 +37
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 629 625 763
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.48% 2.15% 2.63%
As % of the General category 7.85% 6.38% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 401 457 568
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,775 £28,275
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 the South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 8,013 9,802 10,418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.62% 33.66% 35.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5,852 7,763 8,031
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Manufacturing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in the South East

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manufacturing in the South East.

Salary trend for Manufacturing in the South East

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in the South East over the 6 months to 23 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Manufacturing in the South East

Manufacturing
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 October 2019. 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
Thames Valley +55 251 £52,500 - 101
Hampshire +6 194 £50,000 -9.09% 59
Berkshire +44 148 £60,000 +14.29% 37
Oxfordshire +31 64 £42,189 -23.29% 29
Surrey +20 59 £59,500 +3.48% 35
East Sussex -16 43 £47,500 +11.76% 11
Buckinghamshire +31 39 £50,000 +5.26% 35
Kent +20 38 £42,500 -34.62% 29
West Sussex -15 26 £57,500 +64.29% 13
Sussex +9 5 - -
Middlesex -6 4 £63,750 +41.67% 1
Home Counties -3 1 £100,000 +33.33%
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 279 (44.36%) Finance
2 270 (42.93%) SAP
3 211 (33.55%) Electronics
4 185 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
5 180 (28.62%) Agile Software Development
6 172 (27.34%) Degree
7 162 (25.76%) Marketing
8 144 (22.89%) Public Sector
9 143 (22.73%) Problem-Solving
10 138 (21.94%) Programme Management
10 138 (21.94%) Telecoms
11 136 (21.62%) Digital Marketing
12 118 (18.76%) Linux
13 113 (17.97%) Project Management
14 107 (17.01%) SQL
15 103 (16.38%) Microsoft
16 92 (14.63%) ERP
17 88 (13.99%) Analytical Skills
18 82 (13.04%) ITIL
18 82 (13.04%) C++
19 81 (12.88%) SQL Server
20 72 (11.45%) Python
21 63 (10.02%) Windows
21 63 (10.02%) JavaScript
22 61 (9.70%) Migration
23 60 (9.54%) Java
23 60 (9.54%) Self-Motivation
24 57 (9.06%) C#
25 55 (8.74%) Oracle
25 55 (8.74%) Software Engineering

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 18 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (1.43%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (1.27%) Confluence
3 8 (1.27%) Skype for Business
4 6 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (0.79%) Apache
5 5 (0.79%) Apache Spark
5 5 (0.79%) MS Exchange
5 5 (0.79%) MTS
5 5 (0.79%) Oracle Coherence
6 4 (0.64%) NetWeaver
7 3 (0.48%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.48%) IIS
7 3 (0.48%) Resin
7 3 (0.48%) WordPress
8 2 (0.32%) CICS
9 1 (0.16%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 42 (6.68%) Microsoft Office
2 30 (4.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (2.23%) Simulink
4 12 (1.91%) Microsoft Project
4 12 (1.91%) SOLIDWORKS
5 6 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.79%) Figma
6 5 (0.79%) OmniGraffle
6 5 (0.79%) Sketch
6 5 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.64%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.16%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.16%) PaintShop Pro
8 1 (0.16%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 31 (4.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 25 (3.97%) Oracle EBS
3 24 (3.82%) Oracle ERP
4 22 (3.50%) SAP S/4HANA
5 17 (2.70%) SAP IBP
6 16 (2.54%) Oracle Applications
7 14 (2.23%) Dynamics NAV
7 14 (2.23%) Oracle EBS R12
7 14 (2.23%) SAP EHS
7 14 (2.23%) SAP ERP
8 13 (2.07%) SAP PP
9 12 (1.91%) Dynamics AX
10 11 (1.75%) NetSuite
10 11 (1.75%) SAP MM
11 8 (1.27%) Oracle Receivables
11 8 (1.27%) SAP WM
12 7 (1.11%) Oracle Assets
12 7 (1.11%) Oracle Cash Management
12 7 (1.11%) Oracle Payables
12 7 (1.11%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 55 (8.74%) AWS
2 21 (3.34%) Azure
3 15 (2.38%) Power Platform
4 14 (2.23%) Office 365
5 13 (2.07%) Serverless
6 11 (1.75%) GitHub
6 11 (1.75%) SaaS
7 9 (1.43%) GCP
8 8 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
9 7 (1.11%) Boomi
9 7 (1.11%) npm
10 6 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (0.95%) AWS CodePipeline
10 6 (0.95%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (0.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.64%) Heroku
11 4 (0.64%) IaaS
11 4 (0.64%) iPaaS
11 4 (0.64%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 36 (5.72%) LAN
2 35 (5.56%) WAN
3 33 (5.25%) VoIP
4 31 (4.93%) Wi-Fi
5 29 (4.61%) PABX
6 14 (2.23%) Firewall
7 13 (2.07%) Skype
8 12 (1.91%) Internet
9 9 (1.43%) Wireless
10 6 (0.95%) DNS
10 6 (0.95%) FTP
10 6 (0.95%) ZigBee
11 5 (0.79%) TCP/IP
12 4 (0.64%) Bluetooth
12 4 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (0.64%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (0.64%) Intranet
12 4 (0.64%) Network Security
12 4 (0.64%) Telepresence
12 4 (0.64%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (12.88%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.41%) DB2
3 28 (4.45%) Oracle Reports
4 22 (3.50%) MySQL
4 22 (3.50%) Oracle Database
5 18 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (2.38%) Power BI
7 14 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (1.75%) Hadoop
9 11 (1.75%) QlikView
9 11 (1.75%) Relational Database
10 9 (1.43%) Big Data
10 9 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
10 9 (1.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 9 (1.43%) Oracle Discoverer
11 6 (0.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 6 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (0.95%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 40 (6.36%) Git (software)
2 31 (4.93%) MSI
3 29 (4.61%) JIRA
4 20 (3.18%) Rational DOORS
5 14 (2.23%) Rational Rhapsody
5 14 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (2.07%) Oracle Forms
7 10 (1.59%) Mocha
8 8 (1.27%) Subversion
9 7 (1.11%) Jasmine
9 7 (1.11%) Jenkins
9 7 (1.11%) webpack
10 6 (0.95%) Bitbucket
11 5 (0.79%) Axure RP
11 5 (0.79%) Visual Studio
12 4 (0.64%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.64%) Selenium
12 4 (0.64%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
12 4 (0.64%) WebDriver
General
1 279 (44.36%) Finance
2 211 (33.55%) Electronics
3 162 (25.76%) Marketing
4 144 (22.89%) Public Sector
5 138 (21.94%) Telecoms
6 31 (4.93%) Pharmaceutical
7 27 (4.29%) Retail
8 25 (3.97%) Aerospace
8 25 (3.97%) Military
9 12 (1.91%) Automotive
10 10 (1.59%) French Language
11 9 (1.43%) German Language
11 9 (1.43%) Spanish Language
12 7 (1.11%) General Ledger
13 6 (0.95%) Games
14 5 (0.79%) Billing
15 2 (0.32%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.32%) Polish Language
15 2 (0.32%) Publishing
15 2 (0.32%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 90 (14.31%) Analyst
2 85 (13.51%) Developer
3 63 (10.02%) Architect
4 52 (8.27%) Project Manager
5 36 (5.72%) Consultant
6 29 (4.61%) Technical Architect
7 28 (4.45%) Software Developer
7 28 (4.45%) Software Engineer
8 24 (3.82%) IT Manager
8 24 (3.82%) Support Engineer
9 22 (3.50%) SAP Manager
9 22 (3.50%) Systems Engineer
10 18 (2.86%) SAP Analyst
11 16 (2.54%) Applications Support
12 15 (2.38%) .NET Developer
12 15 (2.38%) IT Architect
12 15 (2.38%) SAP Project Manager
13 14 (2.23%) .NET Software Developer
13 14 (2.23%) IT Project Manager
13 14 (2.23%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (8.11%) AngularJS
2 35 (5.56%) .NET
3 33 (5.25%) Web Services
4 31 (4.93%) HTML
5 26 (4.13%) EDI
6 24 (3.82%) CSS
7 23 (3.66%) Oracle Fusion
8 20 (3.18%) ASP.NET
9 18 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 17 (2.70%) .NET Core
11 15 (2.38%) Node.js
12 14 (2.23%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (2.07%) React
13 13 (2.07%) REST
13 13 (2.07%) XML
14 12 (1.91%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (1.91%) jQuery
14 12 (1.91%) SAP Basis
14 12 (1.91%) XSLT
15 11 (1.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 88 (13.99%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (9.54%) Self-Motivation
3 48 (7.63%) Life Science
4 44 (7.00%) Management Information System
5 41 (6.52%) Data Centre
6 36 (5.72%) Public Cloud
7 23 (3.66%) Algorithms
8 19 (3.02%) FMCG
9 15 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
9 15 (2.38%) User Experience
10 13 (2.07%) Acoustics
11 12 (1.91%) Greenfield Project
12 10 (1.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 10 (1.59%) Mobile App
13 8 (1.27%) Virtual Team
14 7 (1.11%) Blog
14 7 (1.11%) Fibre Optics
15 6 (0.95%) ASIC
15 6 (0.95%) Smart Meter
15 6 (0.95%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 118 (18.76%) Linux
2 63 (10.02%) Windows
3 47 (7.47%) Unix
4 11 (1.75%) CentOS
5 9 (1.43%) Android
5 9 (1.43%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.11%) Windows 10
7 6 (0.95%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.95%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (0.79%) Debian
8 5 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.79%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.64%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.32%) AIX
11 2 (0.32%) MVS
12 1 (0.16%) ThreadX
12 1 (0.16%) VMS
12 1 (0.16%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
2 180 (28.62%) Agile Software Development
3 143 (22.73%) Problem-Solving
4 138 (21.94%) Programme Management
5 136 (21.62%) Digital Marketing
6 113 (17.97%) Project Management
7 92 (14.63%) ERP
8 82 (13.04%) ITIL
9 61 (9.70%) Migration
10 55 (8.74%) Mentoring
10 55 (8.74%) Software Engineering
11 47 (7.47%) Mathematics
12 39 (6.20%) Service Delivery
13 35 (5.56%) Prototyping
13 35 (5.56%) Strategic Thinking
14 33 (5.25%) PRINCE2
15 32 (5.09%) CRM
15 32 (5.09%) Resource Management
16 31 (4.93%) Application Packaging
16 31 (4.93%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 107 (17.01%) SQL
2 82 (13.04%) C++
3 72 (11.45%) Python
4 63 (10.02%) JavaScript
5 60 (9.54%) Java
6 57 (9.06%) C#
7 47 (7.47%) C
8 25 (3.97%) PL/SQL
9 19 (3.02%) Bash Shell
9 19 (3.02%) T-SQL
10 16 (2.54%) MATLAB
11 13 (2.07%) ABAP
11 13 (2.07%) Go
12 10 (1.59%) Perl
13 9 (1.43%) Embedded C
13 9 (1.43%) Lua
14 7 (1.11%) ES6
14 7 (1.11%) ES7
15 6 (0.95%) Embedded C++
16 5 (0.79%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 172 (27.34%) Degree
2 41 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 32 (5.09%) AWS Certification
4 29 (4.61%) TOGAF Certification
5 28 (4.45%) SC Cleared
6 23 (3.66%) PMI Certification
6 23 (3.66%) PMP
7 19 (3.02%) DV Cleared
8 13 (2.07%) HND
9 12 (1.91%) Computer Science Degree
10 11 (1.75%) PhD
11 10 (1.59%) DBS Check
12 8 (1.27%) SAP Certification
13 5 (0.79%) CCNP
13 5 (0.79%) Chartered Engineer
13 5 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (0.79%) CISSP
13 5 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.64%) CCNA
15 3 (0.48%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.84%) QA
2 24 (3.82%) SLA
3 15 (2.38%) GDPR
4 13 (2.07%) PMO
5 12 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 15288
5 12 (1.91%) PCI DSS
6 8 (1.27%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.79%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.79%) PMBOK
8 4 (0.64%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 4 (0.64%) ISO 14001
8 4 (0.64%) P3O
9 3 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.32%) GAMP
10 2 (0.32%) HL7
10 2 (0.32%) MISRA
11 1 (0.16%) COBIT
11 1 (0.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.16%) RMADS
System Software
1 36 (5.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (4.93%) Microsoft App-V
3 16 (2.54%) Docker
4 10 (1.59%) Firmware
5 8 (1.27%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.64%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 29 (4.61%) IBM BigFix
2 12 (1.91%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (1.75%) Terraform
4 6 (0.95%) Ansible
4 6 (0.95%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.48%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (0.48%) Grafana
5 3 (0.48%) Graphite
5 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (0.48%) Nagios
5 3 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.16%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.16%) SCCM
6 1 (0.16%) SCOM
6 1 (0.16%) vRealize
Vendors
1 270 (42.93%) SAP
2 103 (16.38%) Microsoft
3 55 (8.74%) Oracle
4 47 (7.47%) IBM
5 45 (7.15%) VMware
6 36 (5.72%) Citrix
7 33 (5.25%) Aruba
8 22 (3.50%) Cisco
9 19 (3.02%) HP
10 11 (1.75%) JD Edwards
10 11 (1.75%) Tableau
11 10 (1.59%) Red Hat
12 8 (1.27%) EMC
12 8 (1.27%) Google
12 8 (1.27%) IFS
12 8 (1.27%) Infor
13 7 (1.11%) Dell
13 7 (1.11%) F5
13 7 (1.11%) Xamarin
14 6 (0.95%) Cognos