Period
to 9 July 2020

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 9 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
England > South East
6 months to
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 151 142 162
Rank change year-on-year -9 +20 -14
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 253 602 634
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.85% 2.25% 2.06%
As % of the General category 6.01% 7.08% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 217 438 497
Median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £75,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +5.43%

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 4,207 8,500 10,569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.72% 31.70% 34.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3,180 6,290 8,342
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £77,625 £77,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Manufacturing as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Manufacturing in the South East.

Salary trend for Manufacturing in the South East

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Manufacturing in the South East over the 6 months to 9 July 2020.

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 9 July 2020. 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 -1 88 £52,250 -9.13% 22
Hampshire -9 73 £49,000 -10.91% 18
Surrey +83 47 £47,500 -13.64% 7
Berkshire +10 38 £67,500 +12.50% 7
Oxfordshire +2 31 £47,500 -13.64% 9
Kent +38 22 £41,500 -12.63% 11
Buckinghamshire +25 19 £46,500 -7.00% 6
West Sussex +21 10 £22,000 -56.00% 7
East Sussex +1 8 £43,500 -17.14% 6
Middlesex +9 3 £55,000 -
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 9 July 2020, 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 71 (28.06%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (27.67%) SAP
3 62 (24.51%) Analytical Skills
4 57 (22.53%) JavaScript
5 56 (22.13%) Degree
6 54 (21.34%) HTML
7 53 (20.95%) Finance
8 52 (20.55%) C
9 50 (19.76%) C++
10 46 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
11 45 (17.79%) C#
12 44 (17.39%) SQL
13 43 (17.00%) Software Engineering
14 42 (16.60%) Microsoft
15 40 (15.81%) Retail
16 37 (14.62%) Mentoring
17 36 (14.23%) Windows
18 35 (13.83%) Microsoft Office
19 33 (13.04%) CSS
19 33 (13.04%) Linux
20 32 (12.65%) Electronics
21 29 (11.46%) ERP
22 28 (11.07%) Web Services
22 28 (11.07%) Telecoms
23 27 (10.67%) MVC
24 26 (10.28%) Microsoft Excel
24 26 (10.28%) AngularJS
24 26 (10.28%) Logistics
24 26 (10.28%) Git (software)
25 25 (9.88%) Project Management

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 12 (4.74%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 35 (13.83%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (10.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.58%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.58%) QuarkXPress
4 4 (1.58%) Simulink
5 1 (0.40%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.40%) CATIA
5 1 (0.40%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.40%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 12 (4.74%) Magento
2 8 (3.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (2.77%) SAP S/4HANA
4 6 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (1.98%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (1.98%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (1.98%) SAP SD
6 4 (1.58%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (1.58%) SAP ERP
7 3 (1.19%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (1.19%) SAP CRM
7 3 (1.19%) SAP Hybris
8 2 (0.79%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle Manufacturing
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.40%) Sage X3
9 1 (0.40%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.40%) SAP Business ByDesign
9 1 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.30%) Azure
2 14 (5.53%) AWS
3 7 (2.77%) Office 365
4 5 (1.98%) Dynamics 365
4 5 (1.98%) Power Platform
5 4 (1.58%) SaaS
6 3 (1.19%) Azure Data Factory
6 3 (1.19%) Smartsheet
7 2 (0.79%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (0.79%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.79%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.79%) npm
8 1 (0.40%) Amazon Cognito
8 1 (0.40%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.14%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.77%) Firewall
3 6 (2.37%) ZigBee
4 5 (1.98%) VPN
4 5 (1.98%) WAN
5 4 (1.58%) Modbus
5 4 (1.58%) NetScaler
5 4 (1.58%) SAN
6 3 (1.19%) LAN
6 3 (1.19%) MQTT
6 3 (1.19%) Profibus
6 3 (1.19%) RS-232
6 3 (1.19%) RS-485
7 2 (0.79%) DHCP
7 2 (0.79%) DNS
7 2 (0.79%) Internet
7 2 (0.79%) SNMP
7 2 (0.79%) VLAN
7 2 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.40%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.51%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.74%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (3.56%) SAP HANA
4 5 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.98%) MySQL
4 5 (1.98%) Power BI
5 4 (1.58%) SQLite
6 3 (1.19%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.19%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.19%) Data Lake
6 3 (1.19%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.19%) InfluxDB
6 3 (1.19%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.19%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.19%) SAP BW
6 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (10.28%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (5.53%) Visual Studio
4 11 (4.35%) Subversion
5 10 (3.95%) JIRA
6 4 (1.58%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.58%) Bugzilla
6 4 (1.58%) StarTeam
7 3 (1.19%) LabVIEW
7 3 (1.19%) LSMW
7 3 (1.19%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.79%) JUnit
9 1 (0.40%) CodeWarrior
9 1 (0.40%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.40%) Maven
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.40%) Selenium
9 1 (0.40%) WebDriver
General
1 53 (20.95%) Finance
2 40 (15.81%) Retail
3 32 (12.65%) Electronics
4 28 (11.07%) Telecoms
5 19 (7.51%) Aerospace
5 19 (7.51%) Marketing
6 15 (5.93%) Public Sector
7 9 (3.56%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (2.77%) Automotive
9 5 (1.98%) Games
10 4 (1.58%) Military
11 3 (1.19%) Law
12 2 (0.79%) German Language
13 1 (0.40%) Advertising
13 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 51 (20.16%) Developer
2 33 (13.04%) Software Engineer
3 26 (10.28%) Analyst
4 23 (9.09%) Architect
5 19 (7.51%) Solutions Architect
6 18 (7.11%) Junior
7 15 (5.93%) Project Manager
8 13 (5.14%) .NET Developer
8 13 (5.14%) Consultant
8 13 (5.14%) Senior Software Engineer
9 12 (4.74%) Backend Developer
9 12 (4.74%) IT Support
9 12 (4.74%) Magento Developer
9 12 (4.74%) Web Developer
10 11 (4.35%) C Software Engineer
10 11 (4.35%) Graduate
11 10 (3.95%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 10 (3.95%) Junior Developer
11 10 (3.95%) SAP Project Manager
11 10 (3.95%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (21.34%) HTML
2 33 (13.04%) CSS
3 28 (11.07%) Web Services
4 26 (10.28%) AngularJS
5 25 (9.88%) .NET
6 20 (7.91%) jQuery
7 16 (6.32%) REST
7 16 (6.32%) XSLT
8 12 (4.74%) Sass
8 12 (4.74%) SOAP
9 11 (4.35%) ASP.NET
10 8 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (3.16%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (3.16%) WCF
11 7 (2.77%) .NET Framework
11 7 (2.77%) HTML5
11 7 (2.77%) RESTful
12 6 (2.37%) .NET Core
12 6 (2.37%) EDI
12 6 (2.37%) React
Miscellaneous
1 62 (24.51%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.91%) Life Science
3 10 (3.95%) Virtual Team
4 9 (3.56%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (3.16%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 7 (2.77%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (2.77%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.77%) Robotics
7 6 (2.37%) Smart Meter
8 5 (1.98%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.58%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (1.58%) EPoS
9 4 (1.58%) SCADA
10 3 (1.19%) Clustering
10 3 (1.19%) EMC VNXe
11 2 (0.79%) Fibre Optics
11 2 (0.79%) mPOS
11 2 (0.79%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 36 (14.23%) Windows
2 33 (13.04%) Linux
3 15 (5.93%) Embedded Linux
4 14 (5.53%) Unix
5 12 (4.74%) Windows Server
6 9 (3.56%) Android
6 9 (3.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (3.16%) Windows 10
8 7 (2.77%) Windows 7
8 7 (2.77%) Windows Server 2016
9 4 (1.58%) Windows Server 2019
10 3 (1.19%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.79%) Robot Operating System
11 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.40%) FreeRTOS
12 1 (0.40%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (28.06%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
3 43 (17.00%) Software Engineering
4 37 (14.62%) Mentoring
5 29 (11.46%) ERP
6 27 (10.67%) MVC
7 26 (10.28%) Logistics
8 25 (9.88%) Project Management
9 23 (9.09%) Analytics
9 23 (9.09%) Scrum
10 22 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (8.70%) Migration
11 19 (7.51%) Computer Science
11 19 (7.51%) E-Commerce
11 19 (7.51%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (7.51%) Technology Roadmap
12 17 (6.72%) Programme Management
13 16 (6.32%) Decision-Making
13 16 (6.32%) SOA
13 16 (6.32%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (22.53%) JavaScript
2 52 (20.55%) C
3 50 (19.76%) C++
4 45 (17.79%) C#
5 44 (17.39%) SQL
6 20 (7.91%) Java
7 17 (6.72%) T-SQL
8 15 (5.93%) Go
8 15 (5.93%) PHP
8 15 (5.93%) Python
9 10 (3.95%) Embedded C
10 6 (2.37%) TypeScript
11 5 (1.98%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.58%) Assembly Language
12 4 (1.58%) MATLAB
13 3 (1.19%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.19%) VBA
14 2 (0.79%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.40%) Perl
15 1 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 56 (22.13%) Degree
2 11 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (3.56%) PMP
4 8 (3.16%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.19%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.79%) ACCA
6 2 (0.79%) CCNA
6 2 (0.79%) CCNP
6 2 (0.79%) CIMA
6 2 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.79%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.79%) MBA
6 2 (0.79%) MCSE
6 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.40%) AAT
7 1 (0.40%) CISSP
7 1 (0.40%) CWNA
7 1 (0.40%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.74%) QA
2 8 (3.16%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.58%) IEC 61508
3 4 (1.58%) IEC 62304
4 3 (1.19%) ISO 13485
4 3 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.79%) PMO
6 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (3.56%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.16%) Firmware
2 8 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.77%) Docker
4 5 (1.98%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.58%) XenApp
5 4 (1.58%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (1.19%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (1.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.79%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.40%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.40%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 70 (27.67%) SAP
2 42 (16.60%) Microsoft
3 19 (7.51%) Oracle
4 12 (4.74%) VMware
5 9 (3.56%) Actian
5 9 (3.56%) EMC
5 9 (3.56%) Google
6 8 (3.16%) Citrix
7 7 (2.77%) Cisco
8 6 (2.37%) Dell
9 5 (1.98%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.98%) Xamarin
10 4 (1.58%) HP
10 4 (1.58%) Ivanti
10 4 (1.58%) Perforce
11 3 (1.19%) Baan
11 3 (1.19%) Databricks
11 3 (1.19%) Epicor
11 3 (1.19%) hybris
11 3 (1.19%) Siemens