Period
to 27 January 2021

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 27 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
England > South East
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 100 147 163
Rank change year-on-year +47 +16 -15
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 304 463 522
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.97% 2.01% 1.97%
As % of the General category 9.64% 6.24% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 175 352 399
Median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,375 £73,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 3,152 7,418 8,398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.76% 32.25% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,324 5,495 6,491
Median annual salary £50,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,750 £75,000
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 27 January 2021.

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 27 January 2021. 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 +68 129 £40,000 -23.81% 56
Surrey +106 90 £47,000 -21.67% 13
Berkshire +42 76 £71,250 +18.75% 14
Hampshire -2 44 £47,500 +0.53% 28
Oxfordshire +30 29 £35,000 -17.65% 30
Buckinghamshire +67 24 £51,250 +7.89% 12
West Sussex +18 15 £37,500 -51.61% 25
Kent +11 14 £42,500 -10.53% 12
East Sussex +23 6 £40,000 +90.48% 4
Middlesex +9 5 £52,500 -17.65% 1
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, 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.

1 130 (42.76%) Project Management
2 122 (40.13%) Management Information System
3 120 (39.47%) Information Security
4 119 (39.14%) GDPR
5 117 (38.49%) Pharmaceutical
6 115 (37.83%) Data Protection
7 114 (37.50%) Law
7 114 (37.50%) Legal
7 114 (37.50%) Matrix Organization
8 92 (30.26%) SAP
9 89 (29.28%) Business Intelligence
9 89 (29.28%) Finance
10 82 (26.97%) Electronics
10 82 (26.97%) Marketing
11 75 (24.67%) Programme Management
12 74 (24.34%) Telecoms
13 73 (24.01%) Digital Marketing
13 73 (24.01%) Public Sector
14 58 (19.08%) Degree
15 49 (16.12%) Agile Software Development
16 46 (15.13%) SQL
17 41 (13.49%) C#
18 36 (11.84%) Cybersecurity
19 34 (11.18%) .NET
19 34 (11.18%) ERP
20 31 (10.20%) JavaScript
21 28 (9.21%) Enterprise Architecture
22 27 (8.88%) Microsoft
22 27 (8.88%) SQL Server
23 26 (8.55%) HTML

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 6 (1.97%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (1.64%) CMS
2 5 (1.64%) WordPress
3 4 (1.32%) Joomla!
3 4 (1.32%) SAS
4 3 (0.99%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.33%) Confluence
6 1 (0.33%) Drupal
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (4.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (3.62%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (3.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.64%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.33%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.33%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 11 (3.62%) NetSuite
2 6 (1.97%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.97%) SAP ERP
3 5 (1.64%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (1.64%) Epicor Tropos
3 5 (1.64%) Infor M3
3 5 (1.64%) SAP Business One
3 5 (1.64%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.33%) Magento
5 1 (0.33%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.33%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.33%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.24%) Azure
2 12 (3.95%) Power Platform
3 8 (2.63%) Adobe Analytics
3 8 (2.63%) Office 365
4 4 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (0.99%) GitHub
5 3 (0.99%) SaaS
6 2 (0.66%) AWS
6 2 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.66%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.66%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.33%) Force.com
7 1 (0.33%) GCP
7 1 (0.33%) Heroku
7 1 (0.33%) npm
7 1 (0.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.97%) Ethernet
1 6 (1.97%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.64%) Bluetooth
3 4 (1.32%) DHCP
3 4 (1.32%) DNS
4 3 (0.99%) Firewall
5 2 (0.66%) Software-Defined Radio
5 2 (0.66%) Wireless
6 1 (0.33%) Internet
6 1 (0.33%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (8.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.95%) Power BI
2 12 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (2.30%) NoSQL
4 6 (1.97%) MySQL
5 5 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (1.32%) QlikView
7 3 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.99%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.66%) CouchDB
8 2 (0.66%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.66%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.66%) Tableau
9 1 (0.33%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.33%) DB2
9 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.33%) Snowflake Schema
9 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (8.22%) Visual Studio
2 21 (6.91%) Git (software)
3 15 (4.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.97%) JIRA
4 6 (1.97%) Subversion
5 5 (1.64%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.99%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.33%) webpack
General
1 117 (38.49%) Pharmaceutical
2 114 (37.50%) Law
2 114 (37.50%) Legal
3 89 (29.28%) Finance
4 82 (26.97%) Electronics
4 82 (26.97%) Marketing
5 74 (24.34%) Telecoms
6 73 (24.01%) Public Sector
7 8 (2.63%) Retail
8 4 (1.32%) Back Office
9 2 (0.66%) Automotive
10 1 (0.33%) Advertising
10 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.33%) Games
10 1 (0.33%) German Language
10 1 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 116 (38.16%) Administrator
2 111 (36.51%) Data Administrator
3 57 (18.75%) Developer
4 34 (11.18%) Consultant
5 29 (9.54%) Analyst
6 22 (7.24%) Security Administrator
7 19 (6.25%) .NET Developer
8 17 (5.59%) Software Developer
9 15 (4.93%) Architect
9 15 (4.93%) Technical Consultant
10 12 (3.95%) Software Engineer
11 10 (3.29%) Security Consultant
12 9 (2.96%) Cybersecurity Consultant
12 9 (2.96%) Senior Developer
13 8 (2.63%) IT Support
14 7 (2.30%) C# Developer
14 7 (2.30%) Design Engineer
15 6 (1.97%) Senior Software Developer
15 6 (1.97%) Support Analyst
15 6 (1.97%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (11.18%) .NET
2 26 (8.55%) HTML
3 20 (6.58%) CSS
4 14 (4.61%) WPF
5 13 (4.28%) .NET Core
5 13 (4.28%) JSON
6 9 (2.96%) ASP.NET
7 8 (2.63%) jQuery
7 8 (2.63%) REST
7 8 (2.63%) WCF
8 7 (2.30%) AngularJS
8 7 (2.30%) EDI
8 7 (2.30%) Entity Framework
8 7 (2.30%) HTML5
9 6 (1.97%) .NET Framework
9 6 (1.97%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (1.97%) Django
9 6 (1.97%) LINQ
9 6 (1.97%) Vue.js
9 6 (1.97%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 122 (40.13%) Management Information System
2 23 (7.57%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (2.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 5 (1.64%) ASIC
5 5 (1.64%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.64%) CPLD
5 5 (1.64%) Life Science
5 5 (1.64%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.64%) User Experience
6 4 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (0.99%) Algorithms
7 3 (0.99%) Blog
7 3 (0.99%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.66%) FMCG
8 2 (0.66%) Industry 4.0
8 2 (0.66%) NHS
8 2 (0.66%) VHDL
9 1 (0.33%) Analogue Electronics
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.92%) Windows
2 13 (4.28%) Linux
3 7 (2.30%) Windows 10
3 7 (2.30%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.66%) Unix
5 1 (0.33%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (42.76%) Project Management
2 120 (39.47%) Information Security
3 115 (37.83%) Data Protection
4 114 (37.50%) Matrix Organization
5 89 (29.28%) Business Intelligence
6 75 (24.67%) Programme Management
7 73 (24.01%) Digital Marketing
8 49 (16.12%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (11.84%) Cybersecurity
10 34 (11.18%) ERP
11 28 (9.21%) Enterprise Architecture
12 24 (7.89%) Data Privacy
13 23 (7.57%) Service Management
14 22 (7.24%) Business Analysis
15 21 (6.91%) Computer Science
15 21 (6.91%) Data Security
16 19 (6.25%) Software Engineering
16 19 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
17 17 (5.59%) Mathematics
17 17 (5.59%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (15.13%) SQL
2 41 (13.49%) C#
3 31 (10.20%) JavaScript
4 15 (4.93%) C++
5 14 (4.61%) VB.NET
6 12 (3.95%) C
7 11 (3.62%) Java
8 7 (2.30%) Python
8 7 (2.30%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.64%) Assembly Language
10 4 (1.32%) VB
10 4 (1.32%) VB6
11 3 (0.99%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.33%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.33%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.33%) PHP
12 1 (0.33%) Ruby
12 1 (0.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 58 (19.08%) Degree
2 17 (5.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (3.29%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.63%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (1.32%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.66%) A+ Certification
6 2 (0.66%) CISSP
6 2 (0.66%) MCSA
6 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.66%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.66%) SANS
7 1 (0.33%) APMP
7 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.33%) EMC Certification
7 1 (0.33%) HNC
7 1 (0.33%) HND
7 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.33%) PhD
7 1 (0.33%) PMP
7 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (39.14%) GDPR
2 15 (4.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (3.62%) ISO 9001
4 10 (3.29%) ISO 13485
5 9 (2.96%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 6 (1.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (1.64%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (1.64%) GAMP
7 5 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 5 (1.64%) QA
8 4 (1.32%) NIST
8 4 (1.32%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.99%) PMO
10 2 (0.66%) SLA
11 1 (0.33%) GMP
System Software
1 16 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.64%) Firmware
4 4 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.66%) Docker
6 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.32%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 92 (30.26%) SAP
2 27 (8.88%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.93%) Oracle
4 8 (2.63%) Adobe
4 8 (2.63%) Google
5 7 (2.30%) Cognos
5 7 (2.30%) JD Edwards
5 7 (2.30%) VMware
6 6 (1.97%) Apple
7 5 (1.64%) Altera
7 5 (1.64%) Epicor
7 5 (1.64%) hybris
7 5 (1.64%) IFS
7 5 (1.64%) Infor
7 5 (1.64%) Perforce
7 5 (1.64%) Xamarin
7 5 (1.64%) Xilinx
8 4 (1.32%) HP
8 4 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.99%) New Relic