Period
to

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 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
England > South East
6 months to
20 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 96 126 147
Rank change year-on-year +30 +21 +28
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 657 339 350
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.26% 2.53% 2.06%
As % of the General category 5.50% 5.19% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 292 186 270
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,625 £28,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £45,000 £48,240
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% -6.72% -12.29%
75th Percentile £65,313 £53,750 £65,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,120
% change year-on-year -4.76% +9.10% -3.76%

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 11,946 6,532 8,311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 59.21% 48.82% 48.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6,502 4,538 6,355
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £64,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 May 2022.

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 May 2022. 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
Thames Valley -3 225 £52,500 +10.53% 54
Oxfordshire +16 112 £52,750 +50.71% 16
Surrey -34 112 £60,000 +33.33% 12
Hampshire -6 107 £40,000 -11.11% 27
Berkshire -27 82 £52,500 -22.22% 24
Kent -19 72 £52,500 +38.16% 14
West Sussex +49 56 £40,000 +6.67% 14
Middlesex -1 34 £60,000 +14.29% 2
Buckinghamshire -41 31 £55,000 +37.50% 15
East Sussex +5 23 £60,000 +50.00% 10
Isle of Wight - 4 £35,250 - 1
Sussex - 4 £60,000 - 1
Home Counties - 1 £50,000 -
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 2022, 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.

1 287 (43.68%) Finance
2 266 (40.49%) Agile
3 224 (34.09%) Azure
4 185 (28.16%) Social Skills
5 177 (26.94%) Microsoft
6 167 (25.42%) Mentoring
7 161 (24.51%) JavaScript
8 159 (24.20%) Degree
9 152 (23.14%) Electronics
10 147 (22.37%) Python
11 142 (21.61%) SQL
11 142 (21.61%) Life Science
12 139 (21.16%) Innovative Thinking
13 138 (21.00%) Java
14 136 (20.70%) Google
15 123 (18.72%) AWS
16 120 (18.26%) Git (software)
16 120 (18.26%) Coaching
17 119 (18.11%) .NET
18 116 (17.66%) Microservices
19 112 (17.05%) DevOps
20 111 (16.89%) Problem-Solving
21 104 (15.83%) Public Sector
22 100 (15.22%) Serverless
23 97 (14.76%) Kubernetes
23 97 (14.76%) HTML
23 97 (14.76%) CSS
24 96 (14.61%) Scrum
25 91 (13.85%) Algorithms
26 89 (13.55%) Analytics

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 41 (6.24%) Apache Spark
2 28 (4.26%) WordPress
3 26 (3.96%) Apache
4 16 (2.44%) SharePoint
5 13 (1.98%) IIS
5 13 (1.98%) JBoss
5 13 (1.98%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.61%) ThingWorx
7 2 (0.30%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.30%) WildFly
8 1 (0.15%) nginx
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.15%) SAS
8 1 (0.15%) Tornado
Applications
1 25 (3.81%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (2.59%) Sketch
3 13 (1.98%) SOLIDWORKS
4 9 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (1.37%) Zeplin
5 8 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (1.07%) Campfire
6 7 (1.07%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.61%) Windchill
8 3 (0.46%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.46%) Autodesk Inventor
8 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
8 3 (0.46%) Siemens NX
9 1 (0.15%) Marvel
9 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.15%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 47 (7.15%) Magento
2 6 (0.91%) SAP ECC
2 6 (0.91%) SAP PP
3 5 (0.76%) SAP S/4HANA
4 4 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.61%) SAP SCM
5 3 (0.46%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.46%) Teamcenter
6 2 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.15%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.15%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.15%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.15%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.15%) SAP LE
7 1 (0.15%) SAP WM
7 1 (0.15%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 224 (34.09%) Azure
2 123 (18.72%) AWS
3 100 (15.22%) Serverless
4 86 (13.09%) GCP
5 74 (11.26%) Cloud Functions
6 65 (9.89%) Microsoft 365
7 53 (8.07%) SaaS
8 50 (7.61%) AWS Lambda
9 48 (7.31%) OpenShift
10 28 (4.26%) Google Analytics
11 26 (3.96%) Dialogflow
11 26 (3.96%) Google App Engine
11 26 (3.96%) Google Compute Engine
11 26 (3.96%) PaaS
12 24 (3.65%) Azure Active Directory
13 17 (2.59%) Figma
14 16 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
15 15 (2.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 13 (1.98%) AWS CodePipeline
16 13 (1.98%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 57 (8.68%) Internet
2 42 (6.39%) Firewall
3 8 (1.22%) VPN
4 7 (1.07%) Broadband
4 7 (1.07%) LAN
5 6 (0.91%) PPP
5 6 (0.91%) VoIP
5 6 (0.91%) WAN
6 5 (0.76%) DHCP
6 5 (0.76%) DNS
6 5 (0.76%) RS-232
6 5 (0.76%) SD-WAN
6 5 (0.76%) WLAN
7 4 (0.61%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.61%) Wireless
8 3 (0.46%) SAN
9 2 (0.30%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.30%) FTP
9 2 (0.30%) HTTP
9 2 (0.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (12.94%) SQL Server
2 70 (10.65%) MySQL
3 58 (8.83%) Relational Database
4 46 (7.00%) NoSQL
5 41 (6.24%) MongoDB
6 38 (5.78%) PostgreSQL
7 35 (5.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 35 (5.33%) Flink
8 26 (3.96%) BigQuery
8 26 (3.96%) Cloud Spanner
9 21 (3.20%) Redis
9 21 (3.20%) SSDT
10 9 (1.37%) Data Lake
10 9 (1.37%) Power BI
10 9 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.22%) Hadoop
12 7 (1.07%) SAP HANA
13 6 (0.91%) Apache Hive
13 6 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 120 (18.26%) Git (software)
2 63 (9.59%) Maven
3 61 (9.28%) Gradle
4 53 (8.07%) Subversion
5 41 (6.24%) JIRA
6 38 (5.78%) Jenkins
7 35 (5.33%) Ant
8 32 (4.87%) Visual Studio
9 24 (3.65%) JUnit
10 23 (3.50%) Mockito
11 11 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
12 9 (1.37%) webpack
13 8 (1.22%) LabVIEW
14 7 (1.07%) PostCSS
15 5 (0.76%) Selenium
15 5 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 4 (0.61%) TeamCity
17 3 (0.46%) Apache Ivy
17 3 (0.46%) GitLab
18 2 (0.30%) gulp
General
1 287 (43.68%) Finance
2 185 (28.16%) Social Skills
3 152 (23.14%) Electronics
4 104 (15.83%) Public Sector
5 87 (13.24%) Marketing
6 54 (8.22%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 54 (8.22%) Telecoms
7 53 (8.07%) Retail
8 37 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
9 36 (5.48%) Legal
10 35 (5.33%) Local Government
11 28 (4.26%) Aerospace
12 27 (4.11%) Organisational Skills
13 25 (3.81%) Pharmaceutical
14 23 (3.50%) Advertising
15 16 (2.44%) Presentation Skills
16 15 (2.28%) French Language
17 10 (1.52%) Aeronautics
18 7 (1.07%) Automotive
19 6 (0.91%) German Language
Job Titles
1 97 (14.76%) Developer
2 63 (9.59%) Java Engineer
3 49 (7.46%) Analyst
4 41 (6.24%) Software Engineer
5 40 (6.09%) Senior Java Engineer
6 39 (5.94%) Cloud Engineer
7 28 (4.26%) Magento Developer
8 26 (3.96%) Project Manager
9 25 (3.81%) DevOps Engineer
9 25 (3.81%) Graduate
9 25 (3.81%) Systems Engineer
10 23 (3.50%) Principal Engineer
10 23 (3.50%) Technical Leader
11 21 (3.20%) Consultant
11 21 (3.20%) Quality Manager
11 21 (3.20%) Senior Software Engineer
12 20 (3.04%) Designer
13 18 (2.74%) Business Analyst
14 17 (2.59%) Applications Engineer
15 16 (2.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (18.11%) .NET
2 97 (14.76%) CSS
2 97 (14.76%) HTML
3 62 (9.44%) ASP.NET
4 59 (8.98%) RESTful
5 54 (8.22%) React
6 44 (6.70%) .NET Core
7 36 (5.48%) JDBC
8 35 (5.33%) JSON
9 32 (4.87%) Node.js
10 29 (4.41%) KnockoutJS
11 28 (4.26%) LESS
12 27 (4.11%) Spring
13 26 (3.96%) Apache Beam
14 25 (3.81%) Hibernate
15 23 (3.50%) HTML5
15 23 (3.50%) JPA
16 22 (3.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 22 (3.35%) CSS3
16 22 (3.35%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 142 (21.61%) Life Science
2 91 (13.85%) Algorithms
3 67 (10.20%) Linux Command Line
4 65 (9.89%) Data Structures
5 40 (6.09%) User Experience
6 35 (5.33%) Greenfield Project
6 35 (5.33%) Self-Motivation
7 26 (3.96%) Legacy Applications
8 23 (3.50%) Cloud Native
8 23 (3.50%) Public Cloud
9 19 (2.89%) Driving Licence
10 17 (2.59%) IoT
11 14 (2.13%) Legacy Systems
12 12 (1.83%) Robotics
13 9 (1.37%) Augmented Reality
13 9 (1.37%) Cyberattack
13 9 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
13 9 (1.37%) HoloLens
14 8 (1.22%) 3D Printing
14 8 (1.22%) Optoelectronics
Operating Systems
1 53 (8.07%) Windows
2 43 (6.54%) Linux
3 36 (5.48%) Unix
3 36 (5.48%) Windows Server
4 11 (1.67%) ThreadX
5 6 (0.91%) Android
6 4 (0.61%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.30%) Debian
7 2 (0.30%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.30%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.15%) CentOS
8 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (40.49%) Agile
2 167 (25.42%) Mentoring
3 139 (21.16%) Innovative Thinking
4 120 (18.26%) Coaching
5 116 (17.66%) Microservices
6 112 (17.05%) DevOps
7 111 (16.89%) Problem-Solving
8 96 (14.61%) Scrum
9 89 (13.55%) Analytics
10 87 (13.24%) CI/CD
11 86 (13.09%) Software Engineering
11 86 (13.09%) Test Automation
12 83 (12.63%) Continuous Improvement
13 78 (11.87%) Computer Science
14 76 (11.57%) ERP
15 74 (11.26%) Root Cause Analysis
16 72 (10.96%) Software Testing
17 71 (10.81%) TDD
18 70 (10.65%) Full Stack Development
19 65 (9.89%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 161 (24.51%) JavaScript
2 147 (22.37%) Python
3 142 (21.61%) SQL
4 138 (21.00%) Java
5 87 (13.24%) C#
6 68 (10.35%) C
6 68 (10.35%) PHP
7 52 (7.91%) PowerShell
8 40 (6.09%) T-SQL
9 38 (5.78%) Ruby
10 37 (5.63%) Perl
10 37 (5.63%) Shell Script
10 37 (5.63%) TypeScript
11 30 (4.57%) C++
12 26 (3.96%) Bash
13 12 (1.83%) MATLAB
14 11 (1.67%) Embedded C++
15 9 (1.37%) R
15 9 (1.37%) VB.NET
16 8 (1.22%) Julia
Qualifications
1 159 (24.20%) Degree
2 39 (5.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (2.74%) CISSP
4 10 (1.52%) PhD
4 10 (1.52%) PMI Certification
4 10 (1.52%) Security Cleared
5 9 (1.37%) ISTQB
6 7 (1.07%) HND
7 6 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (0.76%) Chartered Engineer
8 5 (0.76%) DBS Check
8 5 (0.76%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.76%) ISEB
8 5 (0.76%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
9 4 (0.61%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.30%) PMP
12 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.15%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (7.76%) QA
2 36 (5.48%) GRC
3 33 (5.02%) NIST
4 32 (4.87%) GDPR
5 30 (4.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 28 (4.26%) ISO 9001
7 25 (3.81%) PCI DSS
8 20 (3.04%) Cyber Essentials
9 19 (2.89%) Accessibility
10 11 (1.67%) GMP
10 11 (1.67%) GxP
11 9 (1.37%) Good Clinical Practice
11 9 (1.37%) PMBOK
12 8 (1.22%) SLA
13 3 (0.46%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 3 (0.46%) GAMP
14 2 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 2 (0.30%) Data Quality
14 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 2 (0.30%) PMO
System Software
1 54 (8.22%) Docker
2 39 (5.94%) Active Directory
3 24 (3.65%) Firmware
4 13 (1.98%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.61%) vSphere
7 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 97 (14.76%) Kubernetes
2 14 (2.13%) Ansible
2 14 (2.13%) Terraform
3 13 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.98%) Puppet
4 3 (0.46%) SCCM
4 3 (0.46%) Trend Micro Deep Security
5 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.30%) Nagios
6 1 (0.15%) Grafana
6 1 (0.15%) Graphite
6 1 (0.15%) Graylog
6 1 (0.15%) Podman
6 1 (0.15%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.15%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.15%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 177 (26.94%) Microsoft
2 136 (20.70%) Google
3 79 (12.02%) SAP
4 36 (5.48%) Salesforce.com
5 21 (3.20%) Oracle
6 15 (2.28%) Siemens
7 14 (2.13%) EMC
8 13 (1.98%) Splunk
9 11 (1.67%) QNX
9 11 (1.67%) Remedy
9 11 (1.67%) VMware
10 10 (1.52%) IBM
11 9 (1.37%) CyberArk
11 9 (1.37%) Databricks
11 9 (1.37%) Sun
12 8 (1.22%) Adobe
13 6 (0.91%) ForgeRock
13 6 (0.91%) Workday
14 4 (0.61%) PTC
14 4 (0.61%) Red Hat