Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 149 159 148
Rank change year-on-year +10 -11 +34
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 480 536 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.07% 2.02% 2.33%
As % of the General category 6.42% 6.32% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 329 386 538
South East median annual salary £50,000 £54,575 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.38% +9.15% +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,850 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,625 £79,125
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

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 7,473 8,487 10,566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.18% 31.93% 34.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5,500 6,495 8,190
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £29,363 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £70,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Manufacturing as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manufacturing in the South East.

Salary trend for Manufacturing in the South East

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in the South East over the 6 months to 21 January 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 21 January 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 +15 173 £52,500 +5.00% 125
Hampshire +6 150 £50,000 -9.09% 77
Berkshire +32 108 £60,000 +20.00% 30
Surrey +2 48 £60,000 +4.35% 28
Kent +23 45 £46,250 -28.85% 29
Oxfordshire +13 45 £42,500 -19.05% 59
East Sussex -32 31 £21,000 -50.59% 10
West Sussex +28 27 £77,500 +55.00% 16
Buckinghamshire +15 21 £37,500 -16.67% 37
Middlesex 0 3 £63,750 +41.67% 1
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 169 (35.21%) Finance
2 150 (31.25%) Electronics
2 150 (31.25%) SAP
3 122 (25.42%) Business Intelligence
4 121 (25.21%) Degree
5 119 (24.79%) Marketing
6 105 (21.88%) Public Sector
7 102 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
8 97 (20.21%) Telecoms
9 94 (19.58%) Programme Management
10 91 (18.96%) Digital Marketing
11 88 (18.33%) SQL
12 77 (16.04%) Problem-Solving
13 76 (15.83%) Windows
14 75 (15.63%) Microsoft
15 64 (13.33%) Linux
16 61 (12.71%) ERP
16 61 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
17 58 (12.08%) Mentoring
17 58 (12.08%) C++
18 57 (11.88%) Python
19 56 (11.67%) C
20 55 (11.46%) JavaScript
21 54 (11.25%) Management Information System
22 50 (10.42%) Oracle
22 50 (10.42%) SQL Server
23 48 (10.00%) Project Management
24 45 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
25 41 (8.54%) Java
25 41 (8.54%) Prototyping

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 5 (1.04%) Apache
1 5 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (1.04%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (0.63%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.42%) IIS
4 2 (0.42%) NetWeaver
4 2 (0.42%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.21%) CMS
5 1 (0.21%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.21%) JBoss
5 1 (0.21%) Resin
5 1 (0.21%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 45 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
2 32 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 16 (3.33%) Simulink
4 12 (2.50%) SOLIDWORKS
5 8 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (1.25%) Figma
6 6 (1.25%) OmniGraffle
6 6 (1.25%) Sketch
7 2 (0.42%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 28 (5.83%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (4.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 20 (4.17%) Oracle 11i
4 16 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
5 15 (3.13%) SAP PP
5 15 (3.13%) SAP S/4HANA
6 14 (2.92%) Oracle ERP
7 13 (2.71%) Dynamics AX
7 13 (2.71%) NetSuite
8 12 (2.50%) Dynamics NAV
9 9 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
9 9 (1.88%) SAP EHS
9 9 (1.88%) SAP IBP
10 8 (1.67%) SAP WM
11 7 (1.46%) Oracle SCM
11 7 (1.46%) SAP CO
11 7 (1.46%) SAP FI
11 7 (1.46%) SAP FI/CO
11 7 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 7 (1.46%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.58%) AWS
2 21 (4.38%) Dynamics 365
3 19 (3.96%) Azure
3 19 (3.96%) SaaS
4 16 (3.33%) Office 365
5 10 (2.08%) Amazon Cognito
6 9 (1.88%) Power Platform
7 5 (1.04%) Serverless
8 4 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.83%) IaaS
9 3 (0.63%) PaaS
10 2 (0.42%) Adobe Analytics
10 2 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.42%) AWS CodePipeline
10 2 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.42%) GCP
10 2 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.21%) Boomi
11 1 (0.21%) npm
11 1 (0.21%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.92%) WAN
2 13 (2.71%) TCP/IP
3 12 (2.50%) DNS
3 12 (2.50%) LAN
4 11 (2.29%) DHCP
5 10 (2.08%) Wireless
6 8 (1.67%) Bluetooth
6 8 (1.67%) ZigBee
7 6 (1.25%) Firewall
7 6 (1.25%) Internet
7 6 (1.25%) Skype
8 3 (0.63%) SAN
9 2 (0.42%) 3GPP
9 2 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.42%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.42%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.42%) NetScaler
9 2 (0.42%) Network Security
9 2 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.21%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
3 16 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (3.33%) MySQL
3 16 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (2.71%) Oracle Database
5 9 (1.88%) Power BI
6 8 (1.67%) Big Data
6 8 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.04%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.04%) InfluxDB
7 5 (1.04%) KNIME
7 5 (1.04%) MariaDB
7 5 (1.04%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.63%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (0.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (0.63%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.42%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 37 (7.71%) Git (software)
2 23 (4.79%) Rational DOORS
3 16 (3.33%) Rational Rhapsody
4 12 (2.50%) Visual Studio
5 11 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (2.08%) Subversion
7 8 (1.67%) JIRA
8 6 (1.25%) Axure RP
8 6 (1.25%) JUnit
9 4 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.63%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.42%) LabVIEW
11 2 (0.42%) LSMW
12 1 (0.21%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.21%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.21%) Mocha
12 1 (0.21%) TestLink
12 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio Team System
12 1 (0.21%) webpack
General
1 169 (35.21%) Finance
2 150 (31.25%) Electronics
3 119 (24.79%) Marketing
4 105 (21.88%) Public Sector
5 97 (20.21%) Telecoms
6 37 (7.71%) Aerospace
7 35 (7.29%) Retail
8 20 (4.17%) Military
9 11 (2.29%) Automotive
10 9 (1.88%) Games
11 7 (1.46%) German Language
11 7 (1.46%) Legal
12 6 (1.25%) French Language
13 5 (1.04%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.42%) Advertising
15 2 (0.42%) Billing
15 2 (0.42%) Dutch Language
15 2 (0.42%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.42%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 83 (17.29%) Analyst
2 61 (12.71%) Developer
3 35 (7.29%) Architect
4 32 (6.67%) Consultant
5 27 (5.63%) Software Engineer
6 25 (5.21%) Project Manager
7 21 (4.38%) Systems Engineer
8 20 (4.17%) Principal Engineer
9 19 (3.96%) IT Support
9 19 (3.96%) SAP Analyst
9 19 (3.96%) Solutions Architect
10 17 (3.54%) Hardware Engineer
10 17 (3.54%) IT Support Technician
10 17 (3.54%) IT Technician
10 17 (3.54%) Support Technician
11 15 (3.13%) Oracle Analyst
11 15 (3.13%) Principal Hardware Engineer
12 14 (2.92%) 1st Line Support
12 14 (2.92%) Administrator
13 13 (2.71%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (7.29%) AngularJS
2 31 (6.46%) .NET
3 29 (6.04%) HTML
3 29 (6.04%) Web Services
4 18 (3.75%) ASP.NET
5 15 (3.13%) CSS
5 15 (3.13%) EDI
5 15 (3.13%) REST
6 14 (2.92%) SOAP
7 12 (2.50%) Oracle Fusion
7 12 (2.50%) XSLT
8 11 (2.29%) JSON
8 11 (2.29%) XML
9 10 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (2.08%) LAMP
9 10 (2.08%) WCF
10 9 (1.88%) .NET Core
10 9 (1.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 9 (1.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (1.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 61 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (11.25%) Management Information System
3 29 (6.04%) Life Science
4 24 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (2.92%) Mobile App
6 12 (2.50%) User Experience
7 9 (1.88%) FMCG
7 9 (1.88%) Virtual Team
8 8 (1.67%) Smart Meter
9 7 (1.46%) Clustering
9 7 (1.46%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.25%) Analogue Electronics
10 6 (1.25%) Blog
10 6 (1.25%) EMC VNX
10 6 (1.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 5 (1.04%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.04%) CMDB
11 5 (1.04%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 76 (15.83%) Windows
2 64 (13.33%) Linux
3 38 (7.92%) Unix
4 18 (3.75%) Windows 10
5 13 (2.71%) Android
5 13 (2.71%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.67%) Embedded Linux
6 8 (1.67%) Windows 7
6 8 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.46%) CentOS
8 5 (1.04%) Debian
8 5 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.04%) Ubuntu
8 5 (1.04%) VxWorks
8 5 (1.04%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (25.42%) Business Intelligence
2 102 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (19.58%) Programme Management
4 91 (18.96%) Digital Marketing
5 77 (16.04%) Problem-Solving
6 61 (12.71%) ERP
7 58 (12.08%) Mentoring
8 48 (10.00%) Project Management
9 41 (8.54%) Prototyping
10 40 (8.33%) Validation
11 35 (7.29%) Software Engineering
12 32 (6.67%) Decision-Making
12 32 (6.67%) ITIL
13 31 (6.46%) Analytics
14 28 (5.83%) Quality Management
15 27 (5.63%) Mathematics
15 27 (5.63%) Migration
16 25 (5.21%) Logistics
17 24 (5.00%) Physics
18 23 (4.79%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (18.33%) SQL
2 58 (12.08%) C++
3 57 (11.88%) Python
4 56 (11.67%) C
5 55 (11.46%) JavaScript
6 41 (8.54%) Java
7 39 (8.13%) C#
8 17 (3.54%) Go
8 17 (3.54%) T-SQL
9 16 (3.33%) Perl
10 12 (2.50%) MATLAB
11 11 (2.29%) Bash Shell
11 11 (2.29%) PL/SQL
12 10 (2.08%) Embedded C
13 7 (1.46%) ABAP
14 6 (1.25%) Apple Swift
14 6 (1.25%) PHP
15 5 (1.04%) Ada
15 5 (1.04%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.63%) R
Qualifications
1 121 (25.21%) Degree
2 34 (7.08%) Security Cleared
3 23 (4.79%) SC Cleared
4 15 (3.13%) DBS Check
4 15 (3.13%) HND
5 14 (2.92%) DV Cleared
6 9 (1.88%) PhD
7 7 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (1.04%) Chartered Engineer
9 3 (0.63%) CCNP
9 3 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.63%) CISSP
10 2 (0.42%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.42%) CCNA
10 2 (0.42%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (0.42%) CISM
10 2 (0.42%) HNC
10 2 (0.42%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.42%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.42%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.46%) QA
2 16 (3.33%) GDPR
3 11 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 15288
3 11 (2.29%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.88%) PMO
4 9 (1.88%) SLA
5 5 (1.04%) PMBOK
6 4 (0.83%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.83%) P3O
7 3 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.42%) GAAP
8 2 (0.42%) GAMP
8 2 (0.42%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.42%) MISRA
8 2 (0.42%) RMADS
9 1 (0.21%) DICOM
9 1 (0.21%) HL7
9 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (3.75%) Active Directory
1 18 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (2.29%) Firmware
3 10 (2.08%) Docker
4 2 (0.42%) XenApp
4 2 (0.42%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.21%) vCloud
5 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.25%) Ansible
2 6 (1.25%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.63%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (0.63%) Nagios
3 3 (0.63%) Terraform
4 1 (0.21%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.21%) SCCM
4 1 (0.21%) vRealize
Vendors
1 150 (31.25%) SAP
2 75 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 50 (10.42%) Oracle
4 29 (6.04%) VMware
5 15 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 14 (2.92%) IBM
7 13 (2.71%) EMC
7 13 (2.71%) HP
8 12 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (2.29%) Veeam
10 8 (1.67%) Tableau
11 7 (1.46%) Cisco
11 7 (1.46%) Epicor
12 6 (1.25%) 3PAR
12 6 (1.25%) Isilon
13 5 (1.04%) Alteryx
13 5 (1.04%) Citrix
13 5 (1.04%) Dataiku
13 5 (1.04%) F5
13 5 (1.04%) Sun