Manufacturing Jobs in the South East

Manufacturing
England > South East

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 20 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 45 97 111
Rank change year-on-year +52 +14 +14
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 786 490 609
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 4.76% 3.22% 3.10%
As % of the General category 8.40% 5.02% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 431 211 319
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £33,125 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,300 £50,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -15.40% -4.76% +16.67%
75th Percentile £55,000 £66,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £83,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,922
% change year-on-year -18.18% +8.01% -3.01%

All General Skills
South East

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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 9,357 9,769 11,300
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 56.69% 64.22% 57.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6,023 4,734 6,561
10th Percentile £25,500 £28,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £36,713 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,000 £52,500 £53,750
Median % change year-on-year -10.48% -2.33% +7.50%
75th Percentile £62,500 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £75,250 £85,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -13.22% +0.83% +4.35%

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 20 April 2024.

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 20 April 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
Hampshire +41 322 £42,300 -10.95% 123
Thames Valley +83 289 £45,000 -10.00% 224
Buckinghamshire +65 122 £42,500 -19.05% 84
Surrey -4 94 £47,500 -9.52% 44
Oxfordshire +34 93 £43,375 +2.06% 82
Berkshire +35 74 £55,000 +10.00% 58
Kent -22 31 £32,750 -22.94% 70
West Sussex +33 21 £60,000 - 52
East Sussex +27 15 £42,500 +27.82% 12
Sussex - 8 £32,500 -
Isle of Wight +1 4 £42,500 +77.08% 2
Middlesex - 2 - -
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East 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 19 (2.42%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.91%) Microsoft Exchange
3 10 (1.27%) Confluence
4 6 (0.76%) Apache
4 6 (0.76%) nginx
5 5 (0.64%) Documentum
6 3 (0.38%) Anypoint
7 2 (0.25%) CMS
7 2 (0.25%) Drupal
7 2 (0.25%) WordPress
8 1 (0.13%) JBoss
8 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (3.31%) Microsoft Project
2 19 (2.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (2.16%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (2.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.76%) SOLIDWORKS
5 5 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.64%) OrCAD
5 5 (0.64%) Simulink
5 5 (0.64%) Solid Edge
6 4 (0.51%) Doxygen
7 2 (0.25%) CATIA
7 2 (0.25%) Fusion 360
7 2 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.13%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (0.13%) InDesign
8 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (1.78%) NetSuite
2 12 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.64%) TrackWise
4 3 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.38%) Sage X3
4 3 (0.38%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.25%) DELMIA
5 2 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.13%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.13%) Primavera
6 1 (0.13%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.13%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.13%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.13%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 40 (5.09%) Microsoft 365
2 38 (4.83%) Azure
3 22 (2.80%) Power Platform
4 18 (2.29%) Entra ID
5 13 (1.65%) AWS
6 11 (1.40%) SaaS
7 10 (1.27%) GitHub
8 7 (0.89%) OneDrive
8 7 (0.89%) PowerApps
9 6 (0.76%) Azure DevOps
9 6 (0.76%) Dynamics 365
9 6 (0.76%) GitHub Actions
10 4 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.51%) PaaS
11 2 (0.25%) AWS Direct Connect
11 2 (0.25%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.25%) WhatsApp
12 1 (0.13%) GCP
12 1 (0.13%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.05%) Wireless
2 15 (1.91%) Firewall
3 13 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (1.40%) HTTP
4 11 (1.40%) Intranet
4 11 (1.40%) VPN
5 10 (1.27%) 4G
5 10 (1.27%) DNS
6 8 (1.02%) Ethernet
6 8 (1.02%) LTE
7 7 (0.89%) LAN
7 7 (0.89%) NAS
7 7 (0.89%) Network Security
8 6 (0.76%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.64%) 3G
9 5 (0.64%) GPRS
9 5 (0.64%) Modbus
9 5 (0.64%) VLAN
10 4 (0.51%) DSL
10 4 (0.51%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (2.93%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (1.53%) Power BI
4 7 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (0.76%) GIS
5 6 (0.76%) Redis
5 6 (0.76%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.64%) MongoDB
6 5 (0.64%) SAP BW
7 4 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.25%) MySQL
9 1 (0.13%) Metadata
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.13%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.13%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.13%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 26 (3.31%) Git
2 21 (2.67%) JIRA
3 8 (1.02%) Jenkins
4 7 (0.89%) Maven
4 7 (0.89%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.51%) Bitbucket
5 4 (0.51%) GitLab
5 4 (0.51%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (0.38%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.38%) Subversion
7 2 (0.25%) Selenium
7 2 (0.25%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.25%) WebDriver
General
1 227 (28.88%) Social Skills
2 223 (28.37%) Electronics
3 121 (15.39%) Analytical Skills
4 118 (15.01%) Finance
5 77 (9.80%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 71 (9.03%) Pharmaceutical
7 68 (8.65%) Marketing
8 63 (8.02%) Telecoms
9 59 (7.51%) Public Sector
10 37 (4.71%) Legal
11 24 (3.05%) Aerospace
12 22 (2.80%) Automotive
13 20 (2.54%) Military
14 19 (2.42%) Presentation Skills
15 17 (2.16%) Retail
16 13 (1.65%) Aviation
16 13 (1.65%) Organisational Skills
17 8 (1.02%) Law
18 3 (0.38%) Front Office
18 3 (0.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 89 (11.32%) Electronics Engineer
2 87 (11.07%) Graduate
3 78 (9.92%) Junior
4 65 (8.27%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
5 64 (8.14%) Junior Electronics Engineer
6 61 (7.76%) Development Engineer
6 61 (7.76%) Graduate Development Engineer
6 61 (7.76%) Senior
7 57 (7.25%) Analyst
8 56 (7.12%) Quality Engineer
9 49 (6.23%) Developer
10 48 (6.11%) Software Engineer
11 43 (5.47%) Systems Engineer
12 38 (4.83%) Project Manager
13 32 (4.07%) Embedded Engineer
14 29 (3.69%) Lead
14 29 (3.69%) Support Engineer
15 28 (3.56%) QA Engineer
16 26 (3.31%) Hardware Engineer
17 25 (3.18%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.18%) React
2 19 (2.42%) CSS
2 19 (2.42%) HTML
3 15 (1.91%) .NET
4 12 (1.53%) AngularJS
5 8 (1.02%) Svelte
6 6 (0.76%) Celery
6 6 (0.76%) Dask
6 6 (0.76%) Django
6 6 (0.76%) Flask
6 6 (0.76%) GeoJSON
6 6 (0.76%) GeoPandas
6 6 (0.76%) Google Maps API
6 6 (0.76%) HTML5 Canvas
6 6 (0.76%) Java EE
6 6 (0.76%) LAPP Stack
6 6 (0.76%) NumPy
6 6 (0.76%) Vaadin
7 5 (0.64%) .NET Framework
7 5 (0.64%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 80 (10.18%) Management Information System
2 46 (5.85%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (2.42%) Embedded Systems
4 17 (2.16%) Driving Licence
4 17 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (1.91%) Analytical Mindset
5 15 (1.91%) Biopharmaceutical
6 12 (1.53%) Data Centre
6 12 (1.53%) FPGA
7 11 (1.40%) Algorithms
7 11 (1.40%) IoT
8 10 (1.27%) Analogue Electronics
9 8 (1.02%) Life Science
9 8 (1.02%) Molecular Biology
9 8 (1.02%) VHDL
10 7 (0.89%) Product Ownership
10 7 (0.89%) Replication
10 7 (0.89%) Smartphone
11 6 (0.76%) Data Structures
11 6 (0.76%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 48 (6.11%) Linux
2 36 (4.58%) Windows
3 15 (1.91%) Android
4 13 (1.65%) Windows 10
5 11 (1.40%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.15%) VMS
7 6 (0.76%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2019
9 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (16.54%) Problem-Solving
2 114 (14.50%) ERP
3 102 (12.98%) Project Management
4 85 (10.81%) Project Planning
5 84 (10.69%) Schematic Capture
6 82 (10.43%) Business Intelligence
7 75 (9.54%) Collaborative Working
8 74 (9.41%) Product Requirements
9 68 (8.65%) Software Engineering
10 65 (8.27%) Programme Management
11 62 (7.89%) Internal Audit
12 61 (7.76%) FMEA
13 59 (7.51%) Digital Marketing
14 57 (7.25%) QMS
15 52 (6.62%) Continuous Improvement
16 49 (6.23%) Agile
16 49 (6.23%) Computer Science
17 48 (6.11%) Customer Service
18 42 (5.34%) Coaching
19 38 (4.83%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 69 (8.78%) SQL
2 62 (7.89%) Python
3 38 (4.83%) C
4 37 (4.71%) C#
5 36 (4.58%) JavaScript
6 34 (4.33%) C++
7 16 (2.04%) Java
8 10 (1.27%) Embedded C
8 10 (1.27%) MATLAB
9 9 (1.15%) PowerShell
10 8 (1.02%) Go
11 6 (0.76%) TypeScript
12 4 (0.51%) Assembly Language
12 4 (0.51%) Bash
12 4 (0.51%) Bicep
12 4 (0.51%) PHP
13 3 (0.38%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.25%) Ladder Logic
14 2 (0.25%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 278 (35.37%) Degree
2 32 (4.07%) Security Cleared
3 31 (3.94%) Master's Degree
4 29 (3.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (1.78%) HND
6 12 (1.53%) HNC
7 9 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (1.02%) SC Cleared
9 7 (0.89%) Azure Certification
10 5 (0.64%) NVQ Level 3
11 4 (0.51%) PhD
11 4 (0.51%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 3 (0.38%) A+ Certification
12 3 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.38%) DBS Check
12 3 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.25%) CCIE
13 2 (0.25%) CCNP
13 2 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
14 1 (0.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 163 (20.74%) QA
2 54 (6.87%) GMP
3 12 (1.53%) Accessibility
3 12 (1.53%) ISO 9001
4 8 (1.02%) Cyber Essentials
4 8 (1.02%) ISO 14001
5 6 (0.76%) GDPR
5 6 (0.76%) Good Clinical Practice
5 6 (0.76%) GxP
5 6 (0.76%) PMO
6 5 (0.64%) Actionable Recommendations
7 4 (0.51%) Automotive SPICE
7 4 (0.51%) COSHH
7 4 (0.51%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 4 (0.51%) ISO 26262
7 4 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.38%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.38%) IEC 61131
8 3 (0.38%) JTAG
8 3 (0.38%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 97 (12.34%) Firmware
2 76 (9.67%) Embedded Firmware
3 19 (2.42%) Active Directory
4 10 (1.27%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.76%) Docker
6 5 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (1.27%) Terraform
2 4 (0.51%) Functional Safety
2 4 (0.51%) WSUS
Vendors
1 88 (11.20%) SAP
2 81 (10.31%) EMC
3 72 (9.16%) Microsoft
4 22 (2.80%) Oracle
5 20 (2.54%) Sage
6 18 (2.29%) IFS
7 12 (1.53%) Epicor
7 12 (1.53%) Veeam
8 10 (1.27%) VMware
9 8 (1.02%) Citrix
10 7 (0.89%) Xero
11 6 (0.76%) Google
12 5 (0.64%) Infor
13 4 (0.51%) Barracuda Networks
13 4 (0.51%) ESET
14 3 (0.38%) MuleSoft
14 3 (0.38%) Siemens
14 3 (0.38%) Thales
15 2 (0.25%) Acronis
15 2 (0.25%) NEC