Period
to 30 March 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 30 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
England > South East
6 months to
30 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 149 193 162
Rank change year-on-year +44 -31 +24
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 426 460 664
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.98% 1.72% 2.10%
As % of the General category 6.18% 5.47% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 346 357 539
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 £31,700 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £78,750
England median annual salary £48,120 £48,200 £50,000
% change year-on-year -0.17% -3.60% +11.11%

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 6,896 8,415 10,895
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.01% 31.48% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5,106 6,382 8,502
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +7.84% +2.00%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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
Hampshire +22 147 £42,500 -22.73% 40
Thames Valley +28 140 £52,500 -3.05% 92
Berkshire +14 72 £60,000 +11.63% 38
Surrey +28 50 £57,500 -4.17% 20
Oxfordshire +10 47 £45,000 -18.18% 28
Kent +31 40 £47,500 -5.00% 21
East Sussex -11 24 £21,000 -52.00% 9
Buckinghamshire +21 22 £36,250 -9.38% 26
West Sussex +32 21 £77,500 +55.00% 12
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 112 (26.29%) Finance
2 108 (25.35%) SAP
2 108 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (23.94%) Degree
4 97 (22.77%) Electronics
5 85 (19.95%) SQL
6 79 (18.54%) Windows
7 78 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
8 77 (18.08%) C
9 76 (17.84%) JavaScript
9 76 (17.84%) Microsoft
10 71 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
11 70 (16.43%) Problem-Solving
12 69 (16.20%) Marketing
13 66 (15.49%) C++
14 64 (15.02%) Linux
15 63 (14.79%) Telecoms
16 57 (13.38%) C#
17 56 (13.15%) HTML
17 56 (13.15%) Public Sector
17 56 (13.15%) Mentoring
18 53 (12.44%) Programme Management
19 51 (11.97%) Microsoft Office
20 50 (11.74%) Retail
21 49 (11.50%) Software Engineering
21 49 (11.50%) Digital Marketing
21 49 (11.50%) ERP
22 48 (11.27%) Git (software)
23 46 (10.80%) Python
24 45 (10.56%) Web Services

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 15 (3.52%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (1.17%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (0.94%) Apache
4 2 (0.47%) IIS
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.23%) CMS
5 1 (0.23%) JBoss
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.23%) Resin
Applications
1 51 (11.97%) Microsoft Office
2 45 (10.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (3.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 16 (3.76%) Simulink
4 4 (0.94%) QuarkXPress
5 3 (0.70%) Figma
5 3 (0.70%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (0.70%) Sketch
5 3 (0.70%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.47%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.23%) CATIA
7 1 (0.23%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 22 (5.16%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (3.99%) Oracle EBS R12
3 16 (3.76%) Oracle 11i
4 15 (3.52%) Magento
4 15 (3.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 13 (3.05%) Oracle Applications
6 12 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
6 12 (2.82%) SAP S/4HANA
7 10 (2.35%) Dynamics AX
7 10 (2.35%) Dynamics NAV
8 9 (2.11%) Oracle ERP
9 8 (1.88%) NetSuite
10 7 (1.64%) SAP PP
11 5 (1.17%) SAP CO
11 5 (1.17%) SAP FI
11 5 (1.17%) SAP FI/CO
12 4 (0.94%) Oracle SCM
12 4 (0.94%) SAP SD
12 4 (0.94%) SAP WM
13 3 (0.70%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.87%) Azure
2 24 (5.63%) AWS
3 23 (5.40%) Dynamics 365
4 18 (4.23%) Office 365
5 14 (3.29%) SaaS
6 11 (2.58%) Power Platform
7 9 (2.11%) Amazon Cognito
8 3 (0.70%) Azure Data Factory
8 3 (0.70%) Serverless
8 3 (0.70%) Smartsheet
9 2 (0.47%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (0.47%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.23%) AWS CodePipeline
10 1 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.23%) Boomi
10 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.23%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Flow
10 1 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.23%) TCP/IP
2 16 (3.76%) WAN
3 14 (3.29%) LAN
4 13 (3.05%) DHCP
4 13 (3.05%) DNS
5 10 (2.35%) ZigBee
6 6 (1.41%) Bluetooth
6 6 (1.41%) Wireless
7 5 (1.17%) Firewall
7 5 (1.17%) Internet
7 5 (1.17%) VPN
8 4 (0.94%) NetScaler
8 4 (0.94%) SAN
9 2 (0.47%) SNMP
9 2 (0.47%) VLAN
9 2 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.23%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.23%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (0.23%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (10.09%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.99%) MySQL
3 15 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (2.58%) Power BI
7 6 (1.41%) SAP HANA
8 5 (1.17%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.94%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.94%) InfluxDB
9 4 (0.94%) MariaDB
9 4 (0.94%) SAP BW
9 4 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.70%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.70%) Data Lake
10 3 (0.70%) KNIME
Development Applications
1 48 (11.27%) Git (software)
2 23 (5.40%) Visual Studio
3 18 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (3.76%) Subversion
5 15 (3.52%) Rational DOORS
6 11 (2.58%) JIRA
6 11 (2.58%) Rational Rhapsody
7 6 (1.41%) JUnit
8 5 (1.17%) Bugzilla
8 5 (1.17%) LabVIEW
9 4 (0.94%) Bitbucket
9 4 (0.94%) LSMW
9 4 (0.94%) StarTeam
10 3 (0.70%) Axure RP
10 3 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.23%) TestLink
11 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 112 (26.29%) Finance
2 97 (22.77%) Electronics
3 69 (16.20%) Marketing
4 63 (14.79%) Telecoms
5 56 (13.15%) Public Sector
6 50 (11.74%) Retail
7 41 (9.62%) Aerospace
8 15 (3.52%) Military
9 12 (2.82%) Automotive
10 10 (2.35%) Games
11 9 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (1.64%) Legal
13 4 (0.94%) German Language
14 3 (0.70%) Advertising
14 3 (0.70%) Law
15 2 (0.47%) Dutch Language
15 2 (0.47%) French Language
15 2 (0.47%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.47%) Polish Language
15 2 (0.47%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 89 (20.89%) Developer
2 49 (11.50%) Analyst
3 36 (8.45%) Architect
3 36 (8.45%) Software Engineer
4 31 (7.28%) Consultant
5 29 (6.81%) Solutions Architect
6 24 (5.63%) IT Support
7 22 (5.16%) Junior
8 19 (4.46%) Project Manager
9 18 (4.23%) Senior Software Engineer
10 17 (3.99%) .NET Developer
10 17 (3.99%) IT Support Technician
10 17 (3.99%) IT Technician
10 17 (3.99%) Support Technician
11 16 (3.76%) 1st Line Support
11 16 (3.76%) Applications Architect
11 16 (3.76%) Backend Developer
11 16 (3.76%) Oracle Analyst
12 15 (3.52%) C Software Engineer
12 15 (3.52%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (13.15%) HTML
2 45 (10.56%) Web Services
3 39 (9.15%) .NET
4 35 (8.22%) AngularJS
5 33 (7.75%) CSS
6 25 (5.87%) REST
7 24 (5.63%) SOAP
8 19 (4.46%) ASP.NET
8 19 (4.46%) XSLT
9 17 (3.99%) jQuery
10 15 (3.52%) Sass
11 11 (2.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (2.58%) WCF
11 11 (2.58%) XML
12 10 (2.35%) HTML5
13 9 (2.11%) JSON
13 9 (2.11%) LAMP
14 8 (1.88%) .NET Core
14 8 (1.88%) Node.js
15 7 (1.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 78 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (9.62%) Management Information System
3 34 (7.98%) Life Science
4 19 (4.46%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (3.05%) Virtual Team
6 10 (2.35%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.35%) Smart Meter
7 9 (2.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 8 (1.88%) Clustering
9 7 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.64%) User Experience
10 6 (1.41%) Analogue Electronics
10 6 (1.41%) EMC VNX
11 5 (1.17%) Greenfield Project
12 4 (0.94%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.70%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.70%) Embedded Systems
13 3 (0.70%) EMC VNXe
13 3 (0.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 79 (18.54%) Windows
2 64 (15.02%) Linux
3 31 (7.28%) Unix
4 23 (5.40%) Windows 10
5 20 (4.69%) Embedded Linux
6 15 (3.52%) Android
7 13 (3.05%) Windows Server
7 13 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (2.82%) Apple iOS
9 11 (2.58%) Windows 7
9 11 (2.58%) Windows Server 2016
10 4 (0.94%) CentOS
10 4 (0.94%) Debian
10 4 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.94%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.94%) VxWorks
10 4 (0.94%) Windows Server 2019
11 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.23%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 70 (16.43%) Problem-Solving
4 56 (13.15%) Mentoring
5 53 (12.44%) Programme Management
6 49 (11.50%) Digital Marketing
6 49 (11.50%) ERP
6 49 (11.50%) Software Engineering
7 36 (8.45%) Analytics
8 35 (8.22%) Migration
9 31 (7.28%) Decision-Making
10 29 (6.81%) MVC
10 29 (6.81%) Project Management
11 27 (6.34%) Coaching
12 25 (5.87%) Logistics
13 23 (5.40%) Computer Science
13 23 (5.40%) E-Commerce
13 23 (5.40%) Prototyping
13 23 (5.40%) Validation
14 22 (5.16%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 85 (19.95%) SQL
2 77 (18.08%) C
3 76 (17.84%) JavaScript
4 66 (15.49%) C++
5 57 (13.38%) C#
6 46 (10.80%) Python
7 40 (9.39%) Java
8 27 (6.34%) Go
9 20 (4.69%) T-SQL
10 17 (3.99%) PHP
11 14 (3.29%) Bash Shell
12 13 (3.05%) MATLAB
13 11 (2.58%) Embedded C
13 11 (2.58%) Perl
14 6 (1.41%) Apple Swift
14 6 (1.41%) TypeScript
15 5 (1.17%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.94%) ABAP
16 4 (0.94%) Ada
16 4 (0.94%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 102 (23.94%) Degree
2 20 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (2.82%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.41%) DBS Check
4 6 (1.41%) PMP
5 5 (1.17%) HND
6 2 (0.47%) ACCA
6 2 (0.47%) CCNA
6 2 (0.47%) CCNP
6 2 (0.47%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (0.47%) CIMA
6 2 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.47%) CISM
6 2 (0.47%) CISSP
6 2 (0.47%) CLAS
6 2 (0.47%) CWNA
6 2 (0.47%) IISP
6 2 (0.47%) MCSE
6 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.87%) QA
2 12 (2.82%) GDPR
3 8 (1.88%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.64%) ISO 9001
4 7 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 15288
5 4 (0.94%) IEC 62304
6 3 (0.70%) IEC 61508
6 3 (0.70%) ISO 13485
6 3 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.47%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.47%) GAAP
7 2 (0.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.47%) RMADS
7 2 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.23%) DICOM
8 1 (0.23%) HL7
8 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (3.99%) Active Directory
1 17 (3.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (3.52%) Firmware
3 12 (2.82%) Docker
4 4 (0.94%) XenApp
4 4 (0.94%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (1.88%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.17%) Ansible
2 5 (1.17%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.47%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 108 (25.35%) SAP
2 76 (17.84%) Microsoft
3 42 (9.86%) Oracle
4 29 (6.81%) VMware
5 15 (3.52%) EMC
6 14 (3.29%) Red Hat
7 11 (2.58%) Actian
7 11 (2.58%) HP
7 11 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (2.58%) Veeam
8 9 (2.11%) Google
9 8 (1.88%) Citrix
10 7 (1.64%) Dell
10 7 (1.64%) IBM
11 6 (1.41%) 3PAR
11 6 (1.41%) Informatica
11 6 (1.41%) Isilon
11 6 (1.41%) Tableau
12 5 (1.17%) Mentor Graphics
12 5 (1.17%) Sun