Manufacturing Jobs in the UK excluding London

Manufacturing
UK > UK excluding London

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 26 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 54 105 99
Rank change year-on-year +51 -6 +21
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 2,526 1,999 2,291
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 4.75% 3.19% 3.33%
As % of the General category 7.97% 4.65% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,539 993 1,590
10th Percentile £27,050 £26,800 £27,500
25th Percentile £33,500 £37,500 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £76,250 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £56,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -15.18% +6.67% +5.00%

All General Skills
UK excluding London

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for common skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 31,682 42,972 39,780
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 59.58% 68.47% 57.81%
Number of salaries quoted 22,001 20,162 23,095
10th Percentile £26,000 £28,750 £27,750
25th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £83,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £61,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.84% +1.67% +9.09%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in the UK excluding London

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Manufacturing in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Manufacturing in the UK excluding London

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Manufacturing in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 26 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Manufacturing in the UK excluding London

Manufacturing
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 26 February 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
South East +79 734 £42,500 -19.05% 625
North of England +66 518 £45,000 -4.26% 643
Midlands +11 476 £45,000 -25.00% 682
South West +36 271 £42,029 -15.94% 375
West Midlands -2 263 £47,500 -26.92% 426
North West +74 258 £47,500 - 334
East of England +75 238 £55,000 -4.35% 346
East Midlands +38 208 £42,500 -9.33% 256
Yorkshire +65 201 £40,000 - 237
Wales +76 148 £32,500 -23.53% 128
Scotland +34 104 £47,500 -13.64% 144
North East +18 59 £40,000 +15.11% 86
Northern Ireland +47 37 £35,000 -15.15% 31
Manufacturing
UK

Manufacturing
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London 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 73 (2.89%) SharePoint
2 25 (0.99%) Microsoft Exchange
3 10 (0.40%) Confluence
4 9 (0.36%) CMS
5 6 (0.24%) IIS
6 4 (0.16%) Documentum
7 3 (0.12%) Anypoint
7 3 (0.12%) Drupal
7 3 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.12%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.12%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.12%) WordPress
8 2 (0.079%) Apache
8 2 (0.079%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.079%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.040%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.040%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.040%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.040%) nginx
9 1 (0.040%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 127 (5.03%) Microsoft Office
2 102 (4.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 74 (2.93%) SOLIDWORKS
4 44 (1.74%) Microsoft Project
5 42 (1.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 22 (0.87%) AutoCAD
7 15 (0.59%) Simulink
8 13 (0.51%) OrCAD
9 11 (0.44%) MS Visio
10 9 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
10 9 (0.36%) Photoshop
11 8 (0.32%) Solid Edge
12 5 (0.20%) CANalyzer
12 5 (0.20%) Windchill
13 4 (0.16%) Doxygen
13 4 (0.16%) EPLAN
14 3 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 3 (0.12%) Fusion 360
14 3 (0.12%) Revit
14 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
2 19 (0.75%) SAP S/4HANA
3 15 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (0.59%) SAP QM
4 14 (0.55%) NetSuite
5 11 (0.44%) SAP ERP
6 9 (0.36%) Dynamics GP
6 9 (0.36%) Sage X3
7 8 (0.32%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
7 8 (0.32%) SAP CO
7 8 (0.32%) SAP FI
7 8 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
8 7 (0.28%) SAP PP
9 6 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (0.24%) Infor M3
9 6 (0.24%) Primavera
10 5 (0.20%) Sage 200
10 5 (0.20%) SAP Business One
10 5 (0.20%) SAP MM
11 4 (0.16%) Oracle Manufacturing
Cloud Services
1 213 (8.43%) Microsoft 365
2 156 (6.18%) Azure
3 114 (4.51%) Power Platform
4 90 (3.56%) Dynamics 365
5 57 (2.26%) AWS
6 37 (1.46%) SaaS
7 32 (1.27%) Entra ID
8 25 (0.99%) Azure DevOps
9 23 (0.91%) PowerApps
10 19 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
11 18 (0.71%) Power Automate
12 16 (0.63%) GitHub
13 12 (0.48%) OneDrive
14 9 (0.36%) GCP
15 6 (0.24%) AWS IoT
15 6 (0.24%) WhatsApp
16 5 (0.20%) DigitalOcean
16 5 (0.20%) Serverless
17 4 (0.16%) Azure Functions
17 4 (0.16%) Figma
Communications & Networking
1 61 (2.41%) Wireless
2 57 (2.26%) Firewall
3 55 (2.18%) Ethernet
4 46 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
5 45 (1.78%) LAN
6 44 (1.74%) WAN
7 31 (1.23%) RS-232
8 29 (1.15%) TCP/IP
9 23 (0.91%) HTTP
10 22 (0.87%) LTE
11 21 (0.83%) DNS
12 16 (0.63%) DHCP
13 15 (0.59%) MQTT
13 15 (0.59%) SAN
14 13 (0.51%) Bluetooth
14 13 (0.51%) Network Security
15 10 (0.40%) TETRA
15 10 (0.40%) VLAN
16 9 (0.36%) Internet
16 9 (0.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (4.43%) SQL Server
2 98 (3.88%) Power BI
3 25 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (0.79%) MySQL
4 20 (0.79%) Tableau
5 17 (0.67%) Relational Database
6 13 (0.51%) MS Access
6 13 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (0.51%) SQLite
7 8 (0.32%) Power Query
8 7 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (0.24%) SAP BW
9 6 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.20%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (0.20%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.16%) GIS
11 4 (0.16%) SAP HANA
12 3 (0.12%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.12%) Data Lake
12 3 (0.12%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 83 (3.29%) Git
2 33 (1.31%) JIRA
2 33 (1.31%) LabVIEW
3 31 (1.23%) Visual Studio
4 20 (0.79%) Subversion
5 13 (0.51%) Rational DOORS
6 12 (0.48%) Jenkins
7 9 (0.36%) Eclipse
8 7 (0.28%) CANoe
9 6 (0.24%) Selenium
10 5 (0.20%) GitLab
11 4 (0.16%) Bitbucket
11 4 (0.16%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.16%) WebDriver
11 4 (0.16%) Zephyr
12 3 (0.12%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.12%) JUnit
12 3 (0.12%) Maven
12 3 (0.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (0.12%) TestNG
General
1 712 (28.19%) Social Skills
2 431 (17.06%) Electronics
3 386 (15.28%) Finance
4 309 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
5 194 (7.68%) Marketing
6 186 (7.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 155 (6.14%) Public Sector
8 151 (5.98%) Telecoms
9 142 (5.62%) Retail
10 132 (5.23%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 114 (4.51%) Aerospace
12 108 (4.28%) Automotive
13 105 (4.16%) Influencing Skills
14 100 (3.96%) Law
15 94 (3.72%) Presentation Skills
16 90 (3.56%) Organisational Skills
17 70 (2.77%) Legal
18 32 (1.27%) Military
19 26 (1.03%) Aviation
19 26 (1.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 324 (12.83%) Analyst
2 212 (8.39%) Senior
3 189 (7.48%) Graduate
4 183 (7.24%) Developer
5 172 (6.81%) Project Manager
6 149 (5.90%) Software Engineer
7 135 (5.34%) Lead
8 133 (5.27%) Electronics Engineer
9 118 (4.67%) Systems Engineer
10 111 (4.39%) IT Engineer
11 98 (3.88%) Junior
12 89 (3.52%) Support Engineer
13 81 (3.21%) Automation Engineer
14 79 (3.13%) Embedded Engineer
15 76 (3.01%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
16 74 (2.93%) Consultant
16 74 (2.93%) Development Engineer
17 73 (2.89%) Quality Engineer
18 72 (2.85%) Junior Electronics Engineer
19 71 (2.81%) Graduate Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (3.56%) .NET
2 63 (2.49%) HTML
3 46 (1.82%) CSS
4 37 (1.46%) React
5 35 (1.39%) ASP.NET
6 29 (1.15%) .NET Framework
7 26 (1.03%) .NET Core
8 22 (0.87%) Yocto
9 21 (0.83%) RESTful
10 17 (0.67%) Blazor
10 17 (0.67%) Flask
11 16 (0.63%) WPF
12 13 (0.51%) XML
13 12 (0.48%) AngularJS
13 12 (0.48%) YAML
14 11 (0.44%) Django
15 10 (0.40%) Entity Framework
15 10 (0.40%) HTML5
15 10 (0.40%) Laravel
16 9 (0.36%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 153 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 129 (5.11%) FMCG
3 94 (3.72%) Self-Motivation
4 54 (2.14%) Operational Technology
5 52 (2.06%) IoT
6 41 (1.62%) Driving Licence
7 38 (1.50%) Analytical Mindset
8 34 (1.35%) Renewable Energy
9 33 (1.31%) FPGA
9 33 (1.31%) Industrial Internet of Things
10 30 (1.19%) Embedded Systems
10 30 (1.19%) Onboarding
11 29 (1.15%) Data Centre
12 28 (1.11%) Life Science
13 24 (0.95%) VHDL
14 23 (0.91%) Biopharmaceutical
15 22 (0.87%) Analogue Electronics
16 19 (0.75%) Algorithms
16 19 (0.75%) Arduino
17 18 (0.71%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 174 (6.89%) Windows
2 128 (5.07%) Linux
3 78 (3.09%) Windows Server
4 40 (1.58%) Windows 10
5 22 (0.87%) Embedded Linux
6 17 (0.67%) Android
6 17 (0.67%) Windows Server 2019
7 15 (0.59%) Windows Server 2016
8 13 (0.51%) FreeRTOS
9 10 (0.40%) Mac OS
10 9 (0.36%) Apple iOS
10 9 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.24%) Debian
12 5 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.16%) VxWorks
14 3 (0.12%) CatOS
14 3 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.12%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.079%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.079%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 488 (19.32%) Problem-Solving
2 349 (13.82%) ERP
3 321 (12.71%) Project Management
4 256 (10.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 254 (10.06%) Business Intelligence
6 220 (8.71%) Software Engineering
7 187 (7.40%) Agile
8 171 (6.77%) Validation
9 169 (6.69%) Change Management
10 165 (6.53%) Computer Science
11 159 (6.29%) Programme Management
12 136 (5.38%) Digital Marketing
13 132 (5.23%) Customer Service
14 128 (5.07%) CAD
15 127 (5.03%) ITIL
16 115 (4.55%) Coaching
16 115 (4.55%) Project Planning
16 115 (4.55%) QMS
17 113 (4.47%) Six Sigma
18 104 (4.12%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 239 (9.46%) SQL
2 163 (6.45%) C#
3 155 (6.14%) C
4 142 (5.62%) Python
5 94 (3.72%) C++
6 89 (3.52%) JavaScript
7 46 (1.82%) Java
8 43 (1.70%) Embedded C
9 33 (1.31%) T-SQL
10 27 (1.07%) PHP
11 25 (0.99%) MATLAB
11 25 (0.99%) PowerShell
12 24 (0.95%) Bash
13 18 (0.71%) TypeScript
14 14 (0.55%) VB
15 13 (0.51%) VB.NET
15 13 (0.51%) XAML
16 9 (0.36%) VBA
17 8 (0.32%) Go
18 7 (0.28%) Data Analysis Expressions
Qualifications
1 762 (30.17%) Degree
2 109 (4.32%) Security Cleared
3 91 (3.60%) HNC
4 82 (3.25%) Computer Science Degree
5 68 (2.69%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 48 (1.90%) HND
7 45 (1.78%) Master's Degree
7 45 (1.78%) SC Cleared
8 35 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
9 21 (0.83%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 15 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (0.55%) CISSP
12 13 (0.51%) DV Cleared
12 13 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (0.48%) CISA
14 10 (0.40%) PhD
15 9 (0.36%) CCNA
15 9 (0.36%) NVQ Level 3
15 9 (0.36%) PMI Certification
16 8 (0.32%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 343 (13.58%) QA
2 136 (5.38%) GMP
3 47 (1.86%) PMO
4 31 (1.23%) ISO 9001
5 29 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 28 (1.11%) SLA
7 19 (0.75%) ISO 26262
8 17 (0.67%) ISO 13485
9 16 (0.63%) Accessibility
10 10 (0.40%) GDPR
10 10 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 9 (0.36%) ISO 14001
11 9 (0.36%) NIST
12 7 (0.28%) PCI DSS
13 6 (0.24%) GxP
14 5 (0.20%) Actionable Recommendations
14 5 (0.20%) Good Clinical Practice
14 5 (0.20%) HIPAA
14 5 (0.20%) MISRA
15 4 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 158 (6.25%) Firmware
2 102 (4.04%) Embedded Firmware
3 100 (3.96%) Active Directory
4 25 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (0.95%) Hyper-V
6 10 (0.40%) Docker
7 9 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (0.16%) Terminal Services
9 4 (0.16%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.12%) KVM
11 2 (0.079%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.079%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.040%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 19 (0.75%) Microsoft Intune
2 9 (0.36%) Functional Safety
3 8 (0.32%) SCCM
4 6 (0.24%) Terraform
5 5 (0.20%) Puppet
6 3 (0.12%) Ansible
6 3 (0.12%) Progress Chef
7 2 (0.079%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.079%) Nessus
7 2 (0.079%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.040%) WSUS
Vendors
1 377 (14.92%) Microsoft
2 290 (11.48%) SAP
3 102 (4.04%) EMC
4 73 (2.89%) VMware
5 33 (1.31%) Oracle
6 28 (1.11%) Sage
7 21 (0.83%) Cisco
8 19 (0.75%) Epicor
9 18 (0.71%) IFS
10 15 (0.59%) Google
10 15 (0.59%) IBM
11 14 (0.55%) Veeam
12 13 (0.51%) Adobe
12 13 (0.51%) Citrix
12 13 (0.51%) Salesforce
13 12 (0.48%) Siemens
14 10 (0.40%) BT
15 9 (0.36%) Cadence
15 9 (0.36%) Cognos
15 9 (0.36%) Xilinx