The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manufacturing
UK
Rank 163 149 178
Rank change year-on-year -14 +29  
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 1732 2300 1913
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.04% 2.23% 1.81%
As % of the General category 5.02% 5.09% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1330 1699 1444
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Manufacturing is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 34468 45217 46624
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.57% 43.92% 44.13%
Number of salaries quoted 27755 36557 36595
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in the UK

Manufacturing
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Manufacturing in the UK

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Manufacturing in the UK

Manufacturing
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the UK over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -16 1596 £45,000 -5.26% 452
South East -25 284 £47,500 -5.00% 83
London -51 250 £60,000 - 96
North West +9 233 £45,000 -4.25% 38
South West +7 217 £47,500 +5.55% 72
West Midlands +8 202 £42,500 +6.25% 35
Yorkshire +6 174 £40,000 -5.88% 31
Manchester +15 145 £45,000 -11.33% 24
East Midlands -11 96 £42,500 +3.03% 28
East of England -62 91 £40,000 -23.80% 43
West Yorkshire +32 89 £40,000 -4.76% 20
Berkshire -7 83 £47,500 -11.62% 14
Gloucestershire -11 66 £52,500 -14.28% 11
Birmingham +9 65 £45,000 +5.88% 15
Hampshire -16 63 £42,750 -12.79% 26
Bristol -16 58 £45,000 - 29
Leeds +30 50 £42,500 - 12
Surrey -18 46 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Wiltshire +29 44 £40,000 +14.28% 20
Cambridgeshire -9 44 £42,500 -21.65% 26
Wales +27 40 £32,500 -13.33% 9
Staffordshire +31 39 £32,500 -21.21% 2
Cheshire +13 37 £35,000 -12.46% 6
City of London +35 35 £60,000 -14.59% 8
South Yorkshire +25 34 £40,000 -5.88% 6
South Wales +26 28 £33,000 -5.71% 6
Derbyshire +3 27 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Scotland -1 27 £37,500 -8.53% 6
Leicestershire -10 27 £49,000 +8.88% 4
Hertfordshire -66 27 £42,500 -27.35% 5

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Manufacturing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 1349 (38.15%) Finance
2 1246 (35.24%) SAP
3 859 (24.29%) ERP
4 795 (22.48%) Business Intelligence
5 734 (20.76%) Telecoms
6 682 (19.29%) Electronics
7 670 (18.95%) Marketing
8 654 (18.50%) Microsoft
9 642 (18.16%) SQL
10 600 (16.97%) Agile Software Development
11 587 (16.60%) Retail
12 573 (16.20%) Programme Management
13 552 (15.61%) Degree
14 551 (15.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 540 (15.27%) Digital Marketing
16 459 (12.98%) Project Management
17 438 (12.39%) Oracle
18 391 (11.06%) Windows
19 386 (10.92%) Java
20 383 (10.83%) MS Excel
21 356 (10.07%) Logistics
22 348 (9.84%) SQL Server
23 321 (9.08%) Linux
24 314 (8.88%) .NET
25 300 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
26 294 (8.31%) Stakeholder Management
27 284 (8.03%) C#
28 275 (7.78%) JavaScript
29 268 (7.58%) SaaS
30 265 (7.49%) HTML

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills 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 90 (2.55%) SharePoint
2 76 (2.15%) MS Exchange
3 66 (1.87%) JBoss
4 63 (1.78%) Mule
5 57 (1.61%) Tomcat
6 56 (1.58%) CMS
7 51 (1.44%) Mule ESB
8 49 (1.39%) Confluence
9 37 (1.05%) Apache
10 30 (0.85%) Apache Spark
11 26 (0.74%) IIS
12 20 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
13 18 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 17 (0.48%) WordPress
15 14 (0.40%) SAS
16 13 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
17 10 (0.28%) NetWeaver
17 10 (0.28%) OpenStack
17 10 (0.28%) WebSphere
18 9 (0.25%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 383 (10.83%) MS Excel
2 203 (5.74%) MS Office
3 68 (1.92%) MS Project
4 66 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 44 (1.24%) MS Visio
6 22 (0.62%) SOLIDWORKS
7 13 (0.37%) Autodesk Inventor
8 11 (0.31%) AutoCAD
8 11 (0.31%) OrCAD
9 10 (0.28%) Photoshop
10 9 (0.25%) Siemens NX
11 8 (0.23%) InDesign
12 7 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 7 (0.20%) PTC Creo
13 6 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
14 5 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
14 5 (0.14%) Pro/ENGINEER
15 4 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
15 4 (0.11%) Windchill
16 3 (0.085%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 551 (15.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 187 (5.29%) Dynamics AX
3 147 (4.16%) Oracle EBS
4 102 (2.88%) SAP PP
5 98 (2.77%) SAP FI
6 92 (2.60%) SAP CO
7 91 (2.57%) Oracle EBS R12
7 91 (2.57%) SAP FI/CO
8 84 (2.38%) SAP MM
9 82 (2.32%) SAP SCM
10 73 (2.06%) Dynamics NAV
11 65 (1.84%) SAP SD
12 62 (1.75%) Oracle ASCP
13 58 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
14 52 (1.47%) Oracle Financials
15 50 (1.41%) Oracle Applications
15 50 (1.41%) Oracle Payables
16 47 (1.33%) Oracle 11i
16 47 (1.33%) Oracle Receivables
17 40 (1.13%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 268 (7.58%) SaaS
2 210 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
3 110 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 77 (2.18%) Office 365
5 53 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
6 43 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
7 24 (0.68%) PaaS
8 21 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
9 20 (0.57%) GitHub
9 20 (0.57%) IaaS
10 19 (0.54%) SuccessFactors
11 17 (0.48%) Google Analytics
12 9 (0.25%) Amazon S3
13 7 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 6 (0.17%) OpenShift
15 4 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
15 4 (0.11%) Google Compute Engine
15 4 (0.11%) Oracle CX
16 2 (0.057%) Amazon ELB
16 2 (0.057%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 114 (3.22%) TCP/IP
2 104 (2.94%) LAN
3 99 (2.80%) Firewall
4 97 (2.74%) WAN
5 68 (1.92%) Wireless
6 66 (1.87%) DNS
7 56 (1.58%) VoIP
8 55 (1.56%) DHCP
9 46 (1.30%) SAN
10 42 (1.19%) VPN
11 39 (1.10%) Internet
12 35 (0.99%) HTTP
13 32 (0.90%) Network Security
14 31 (0.88%) Ethernet
15 30 (0.85%) MPLS
16 28 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
17 24 (0.68%) Bluetooth
17 24 (0.68%) ZigBee
18 23 (0.65%) VLAN
19 22 (0.62%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 348 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 127 (3.59%) MySQL
3 114 (3.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 95 (2.69%) NoSQL
5 92 (2.60%) SAP BW
6 85 (2.40%) Relational Database
7 84 (2.38%) SAP HANA
8 75 (2.12%) Oracle Database
9 72 (2.04%) MongoDB
10 60 (1.70%) Crystal Reports
11 59 (1.67%) Big Data
11 59 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
12 56 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 53 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
14 50 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
15 47 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 38 (1.07%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
16 38 (1.07%) RDBMS
17 36 (1.02%) Hadoop
18 35 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 174 (4.92%) Git (software)
2 157 (4.44%) JIRA
3 91 (2.57%) JUnit
4 72 (2.04%) Visual Studio
5 67 (1.89%) Jenkins
6 54 (1.53%) IntelliJ
7 50 (1.41%) Selenium
8 49 (1.39%) Subversion
9 48 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 37 (1.05%) Maven
10 37 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
11 35 (0.99%) Cucumber
12 26 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
13 25 (0.71%) LSMW
14 17 (0.48%) Bitbucket
15 16 (0.45%) Vagrant
16 12 (0.34%) gulp
17 11 (0.31%) Zephyr
18 10 (0.28%) Grunt
18 10 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1349 (38.15%) Finance
2 734 (20.76%) Telecoms
3 682 (19.29%) Electronics
4 670 (18.95%) Marketing
5 587 (16.60%) Retail
6 148 (4.19%) Automotive
7 94 (2.66%) Advertising
8 88 (2.49%) Publishing
9 83 (2.35%) Pharmaceutical
10 70 (1.98%) Banking
11 57 (1.61%) Billing
12 48 (1.36%) French Language
13 46 (1.30%) Aerospace
14 40 (1.13%) Local Government
15 39 (1.10%) Games
16 30 (0.85%) German Language
16 30 (0.85%) Legal
17 29 (0.82%) Back Office
18 26 (0.74%) General Ledger
19 19 (0.54%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 614 (17.36%) Analyst
2 598 (16.91%) Consultant
3 575 (16.26%) Developer
4 257 (7.27%) Project Manager
5 254 (7.18%) SAP Consultant
6 223 (6.31%) Business Analyst
7 213 (6.02%) Architect
8 137 (3.87%) Software Engineer
9 133 (3.76%) .NET Developer
10 130 (3.68%) SAP Analyst
11 103 (2.91%) IT Manager
12 99 (2.80%) Java Developer
12 99 (2.80%) Senior Consultant
13 96 (2.71%) C# Developer
13 96 (2.71%) Software Developer
14 88 (2.49%) IT Support
15 82 (2.32%) Support Engineer
16 80 (2.26%) C# .NET Developer
16 80 (2.26%) Senior Developer
17 79 (2.23%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 314 (8.88%) .NET
2 265 (7.49%) HTML
3 216 (6.11%) Web Services
4 188 (5.32%) XML
5 178 (5.03%) CSS
6 148 (4.19%) ASP.NET
7 124 (3.51%) jQuery
8 117 (3.31%) SOAP
9 116 (3.28%) REST
10 106 (3.00%) Spring
11 99 (2.80%) AngularJS
12 92 (2.60%) HTML5
13 91 (2.57%) EDI
14 86 (2.43%) ASP.NET MVC
15 81 (2.29%) JSON
16 78 (2.21%) Spring MVC
17 72 (2.04%) Hibernate
18 68 (1.92%) Middleware
19 61 (1.73%) Apache Camel
20 58 (1.64%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 300 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
2 172 (4.86%) Computer Science
3 165 (4.67%) Management Information System
4 148 (4.19%) Life Science
5 123 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
6 109 (3.08%) FMCG
7 73 (2.06%) Data Centre
8 64 (1.81%) Mobile App
9 41 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
10 40 (1.13%) Algorithms
11 37 (1.05%) User Experience
12 33 (0.93%) Driving Licence
13 31 (0.88%) Client/Server
13 31 (0.88%) Home Automation
13 31 (0.88%) PMI
14 29 (0.82%) e-Learning
14 29 (0.82%) SCADA
15 26 (0.74%) NHS
15 26 (0.74%) Virtual Team
16 24 (0.68%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 391 (11.06%) Windows
2 321 (9.08%) Linux
3 134 (3.79%) Windows Server
4 96 (2.71%) Unix
5 95 (2.69%) Windows 7
6 67 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 55 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 49 (1.39%) Apple iOS
9 46 (1.30%) Windows 10
10 44 (1.24%) Android
11 35 (0.99%) Embedded Linux
12 33 (0.93%) Windows 8
13 31 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
14 25 (0.71%) Mac OS
15 21 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 20 (0.57%) HPUX
17 17 (0.48%) Ubuntu
18 15 (0.42%) CentOS
19 13 (0.37%) Mac OS X
19 13 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 859 (24.29%) ERP
2 795 (22.48%) Business Intelligence
3 600 (16.97%) Agile Software Development
4 573 (16.20%) Programme Management
5 540 (15.27%) Digital Marketing
6 459 (12.98%) Project Management
7 356 (10.07%) Logistics
8 294 (8.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 249 (7.04%) MVC
10 244 (6.90%) Software Engineering
11 224 (6.33%) ITIL
12 214 (6.05%) CRM
13 209 (5.91%) Scrum
14 206 (5.83%) PRINCE2
15 175 (4.95%) Continuous Improvement
16 164 (4.64%) TDD
17 150 (4.24%) Business Analysis
17 150 (4.24%) E-Commerce
17 150 (4.24%) Migration
18 142 (4.02%) OO
Programming Languages
1 642 (18.16%) SQL
2 386 (10.92%) Java
3 284 (8.03%) C#
4 275 (7.78%) JavaScript
5 215 (6.08%) C++
6 177 (5.01%) C
7 135 (3.82%) Python
8 121 (3.42%) ABAP
9 118 (3.34%) PHP
10 89 (2.52%) PL/SQL
11 75 (2.12%) T-SQL
12 58 (1.64%) VB.NET
13 55 (1.56%) Embedded C
14 49 (1.39%) Ruby
15 45 (1.27%) Embedded C++
16 42 (1.19%) Perl
17 40 (1.13%) Bash Shell
18 33 (0.93%) PowerShell
19 29 (0.82%) VBA
20 24 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 552 (15.61%) Degree
2 140 (3.96%) Security Cleared
3 67 (1.89%) SC Cleared
4 47 (1.33%) HND
4 47 (1.33%) PMI Certification
5 45 (1.27%) ISEB
5 45 (1.27%) ISTQB
6 42 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 38 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
8 37 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
9 35 (0.99%) CISSP
10 34 (0.96%) ACCA
10 34 (0.96%) PhD
10 34 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 33 (0.93%) CIMA
11 33 (0.93%) HNC
11 33 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
12 32 (0.90%) APMP
13 26 (0.74%) CISM
14 25 (0.71%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 139 (3.93%) QA
2 61 (1.73%) SLA
3 60 (1.70%) PMO
4 34 (0.96%) ISO 9001
5 23 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 14 (0.40%) PCI DSS
8 11 (0.31%) Data Quality
9 9 (0.25%) GAMP
9 9 (0.25%) ISO 9000
10 6 (0.17%) JTAG
11 5 (0.14%) GMP
11 5 (0.14%) MISRA
11 5 (0.14%) PMBOK
12 4 (0.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 4 (0.11%) COBIT
12 4 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
12 4 (0.11%) GxP
13 3 (0.085%) DO-254
13 3 (0.085%) HL7
System Software
1 186 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 89 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (1.64%) Firmware
4 49 (1.39%) Hyper-V
5 43 (1.22%) Docker
6 27 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
7 26 (0.74%) vSphere
8 16 (0.45%) VMware ESX
9 13 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
9 13 (0.37%) XenApp
10 10 (0.28%) XenDesktop
11 8 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
12 7 (0.20%) HDFS
12 7 (0.20%) NFS
12 7 (0.20%) Samba
13 6 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 6 (0.17%) Squid
13 6 (0.17%) Terminal Services
14 5 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 5 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 48 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
2 45 (1.27%) Puppet
3 29 (0.82%) Ansible
4 25 (0.71%) Nagios
5 23 (0.65%) SCCM
6 15 (0.42%) SCOM
6 15 (0.42%) WSUS
7 9 (0.25%) Backup Exec
7 9 (0.25%) Kubernetes
8 8 (0.23%) Mesos
8 8 (0.23%) Terraform
9 7 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
9 7 (0.20%) ZABBIX
10 6 (0.17%) NetBackup
11 5 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (0.11%) AirWatch
12 4 (0.11%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 3 (0.085%) Hadoop YARN
13 3 (0.085%) MOM
14 2 (0.057%) logstash
Vendors
1 1246 (35.24%) SAP
2 654 (18.50%) Microsoft
3 438 (12.39%) Oracle
4 189 (5.35%) VMware
5 125 (3.54%) Cisco
6 109 (3.08%) Sage
7 95 (2.69%) JD Edwards
8 85 (2.40%) Infor
9 74 (2.09%) Epicor
10 66 (1.87%) Google
11 61 (1.73%) Apple
12 56 (1.58%) Citrix
13 55 (1.56%) HP
13 55 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
14 46 (1.30%) EMC
15 44 (1.24%) Red Hat
16 43 (1.22%) IFS
17 40 (1.13%) Adobe
18 36 (1.02%) Rackspace
19 32 (0.90%) IBM
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