Period
to 20 October 2017

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 6 months to 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 162 159
Rank change year-on-year +40 -3 +39
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 4662 4039 4592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.68% 2.12% 2.09%
As % of the General category 6.08% 4.91% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3278 3010 3496
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £28,688
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 76719 82224 98630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.03% 43.06% 44.95%
Number of salaries quoted 55692 67089 78495
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Manufacturing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Manufacturing in the UK

Manufacturing
Top 16 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 6 months to 20 October 2017. 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
England +42 4374 £47,500 - 217
UK excluding London +26 3606 £45,000 - 180
North of England +12 971 £42,500 -5.03% 54
London +87 838 £60,000 +9.09% 51
South West +41 788 £47,500 - 27
South East +41 756 £50,000 - 38
North West +9 650 £44,500 -3.26% 34
Midlands -3 610 £41,500 +3.75% 28
West Midlands -3 417 £45,000 +12.50% 16
East of England +59 340 £36,500 -18.89% 18
Yorkshire +13 221 £40,000 - 15
East Midlands -3 183 £40,000 - 12
North East +37 99 £47,500 -9.52% 5
Wales +36 68 £33,500 -11.84% 8
Scotland -31 63 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Northern Ireland -31 20 £33,750 -3.57% 2

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 2669 (57.25%) SAP
2 2458 (52.72%) Finance
3 1956 (41.96%) Business Intelligence
4 1939 (41.59%) Electronics
5 1894 (40.63%) Marketing
6 1875 (40.22%) Telecoms
7 1824 (39.12%) Programme Management
8 1784 (38.27%) Digital Marketing
9 931 (19.97%) SQL
10 886 (19.00%) Agile Software Development
11 797 (17.10%) Microsoft
12 768 (16.47%) Degree
13 642 (13.77%) Retail
14 612 (13.13%) Java
15 569 (12.21%) ERP
16 561 (12.03%) JavaScript
17 539 (11.56%) .NET
18 537 (11.52%) HTML
19 528 (11.33%) Project Management
20 520 (11.15%) Windows
21 509 (10.92%) C#
22 496 (10.64%) SQL Server
23 487 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
24 450 (9.65%) CSS
25 445 (9.55%) Linux
26 434 (9.31%) Python
27 414 (8.88%) Logistics
28 407 (8.73%) Amazon AWS
29 372 (7.98%) Oracle
30 353 (7.57%) MVC

Manufacturing
Co-occurring 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
1 114 (2.45%) Tomcat
2 103 (2.21%) Apache Spark
3 87 (1.87%) MS Exchange
4 78 (1.67%) JBoss
5 77 (1.65%) Mule
6 71 (1.52%) SharePoint
7 65 (1.39%) Apache
8 64 (1.37%) IIS
9 63 (1.35%) CMS
10 62 (1.33%) Mule ESB
11 56 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
12 44 (0.94%) Confluence
13 38 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
14 29 (0.62%) WebSphere
15 27 (0.58%) SAS
16 24 (0.51%) WordPress
17 17 (0.36%) Drupal
18 16 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 14 (0.30%) OpenStack
19 14 (0.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 207 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
2 135 (2.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 66 (1.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 37 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
5 36 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 32 (0.69%) MS Visio
7 30 (0.64%) FileZilla
8 22 (0.47%) SOLIDWORKS
9 19 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
10 18 (0.39%) AutoCAD
11 11 (0.24%) Photoshop
12 8 (0.17%) Autodesk Inventor
12 8 (0.17%) OrCAD
12 8 (0.17%) SPSS
13 4 (0.086%) Pro/ENGINEER
13 4 (0.086%) PTC Creo
13 4 (0.086%) Simulink
13 4 (0.086%) Spreadsheet
14 3 (0.064%) Revit
14 3 (0.064%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 165 (3.54%) SAP MM
2 151 (3.24%) Dynamics AX
3 132 (2.83%) Oracle EBS
4 131 (2.81%) SAP PP
5 112 (2.40%) SAP FI
6 109 (2.34%) SAP CO
7 108 (2.32%) SAP FI/CO
8 105 (2.25%) SAP SD
9 92 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
10 86 (1.84%) Dynamics NAV
11 76 (1.63%) SAP ERP
12 75 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
13 74 (1.59%) SAP S/4HANA
14 60 (1.29%) SAP MII
15 55 (1.18%) SAP SCM
16 53 (1.14%) SAP WM
17 51 (1.09%) SAP PP-PI
18 37 (0.79%) SAP QM
19 35 (0.75%) SAP VC
20 29 (0.62%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 407 (8.73%) Amazon AWS
2 279 (5.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 200 (4.29%) SaaS
4 144 (3.09%) Google Cloud Platform
5 100 (2.15%) Office 365
6 87 (1.87%) GitHub
7 84 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
8 64 (1.37%) Dynamics 365
9 46 (0.99%) IaaS
10 43 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
11 35 (0.75%) PaaS
12 32 (0.69%) npm
13 27 (0.58%) Amazon SQS
13 27 (0.58%) SuccessFactors
14 22 (0.47%) Google Play
15 21 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
16 16 (0.34%) Google Analytics
17 12 (0.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 12 (0.26%) Amazon S3
18 11 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 105 (2.25%) Firewall
2 100 (2.15%) TCP/IP
3 89 (1.91%) WAN
4 74 (1.59%) DNS
5 73 (1.57%) DHCP
5 73 (1.57%) Internet
5 73 (1.57%) LAN
6 59 (1.27%) VoIP
7 57 (1.22%) FTP
8 51 (1.09%) Wireless
9 50 (1.07%) VPN
10 44 (0.94%) Ethernet
10 44 (0.94%) SAN
11 39 (0.84%) HTTP
12 37 (0.79%) SSL
13 33 (0.71%) SMTP
14 31 (0.66%) Network Security
15 30 (0.64%) VLAN
16 29 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
17 28 (0.60%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 496 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 222 (4.76%) MySQL
3 192 (4.12%) Big Data
4 169 (3.63%) NoSQL
5 150 (3.22%) Relational Database
6 144 (3.09%) MongoDB
7 136 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 134 (2.87%) Hadoop
9 103 (2.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 97 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
11 92 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 90 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
13 84 (1.80%) Oracle Database
14 79 (1.69%) SAP HANA
15 74 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
16 62 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
17 55 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
17 55 (1.18%) SAP BW
18 54 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
19 53 (1.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 333 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 205 (4.40%) JIRA
3 152 (3.26%) Jenkins
4 147 (3.15%) JUnit
5 84 (1.80%) Visual Studio
6 68 (1.46%) IntelliJ
7 66 (1.42%) LSMW
8 65 (1.39%) gulp
9 59 (1.27%) Selenium
10 58 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 57 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
12 55 (1.18%) eCATT
13 50 (1.07%) GitLab
14 49 (1.05%) Cucumber
15 47 (1.01%) webpack
16 40 (0.86%) Maven
17 39 (0.84%) Grunt
18 38 (0.82%) Bitbucket
19 37 (0.79%) Subversion
20 36 (0.77%) Mercurial
General
1 2458 (52.72%) Finance
2 1939 (41.59%) Electronics
3 1894 (40.63%) Marketing
4 1875 (40.22%) Telecoms
5 642 (13.77%) Retail
6 157 (3.37%) Automotive
7 111 (2.38%) Banking
8 88 (1.89%) Publishing
9 82 (1.76%) Advertising
10 81 (1.74%) Pharmaceutical
11 77 (1.65%) Legal
12 73 (1.57%) Billing
13 54 (1.16%) Games
14 40 (0.86%) Aerospace
15 38 (0.82%) Back Office
16 30 (0.64%) Multimedia
17 23 (0.49%) Military
18 22 (0.47%) General Ledger
19 21 (0.45%) French Language
20 19 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1097 (23.53%) Developer
2 700 (15.02%) Analyst
3 665 (14.26%) Consultant
4 326 (6.99%) SAP Consultant
5 283 (6.07%) Architect
6 246 (5.28%) Business Analyst
7 215 (4.61%) .NET Developer
8 209 (4.48%) SAP Analyst
9 204 (4.38%) Java Developer
10 186 (3.99%) Senior Developer
11 175 (3.75%) Project Manager
12 174 (3.73%) C# Developer
13 154 (3.30%) JavaScript Developer
14 149 (3.20%) Support Analyst
15 146 (3.13%) Support Engineer
16 145 (3.11%) Software Engineer
17 136 (2.92%) C# .NET Developer
18 135 (2.90%) Software Developer
19 125 (2.68%) DevOps Engineer
20 118 (2.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 539 (11.56%) .NET
2 537 (11.52%) HTML
3 450 (9.65%) CSS
4 289 (6.20%) Web Services
5 282 (6.05%) XML
6 280 (6.01%) AngularJS
7 252 (5.41%) JSON
8 250 (5.36%) ASP.NET
9 230 (4.93%) HTML5
10 226 (4.85%) REST
11 215 (4.61%) Spring
12 191 (4.10%) jQuery
13 169 (3.63%) RESTful
14 139 (2.98%) Hibernate
15 133 (2.85%) ASP.NET MVC
16 128 (2.75%) SOAP
17 109 (2.34%) RabbitMQ
18 103 (2.21%) EDI
19 101 (2.17%) Apache Camel
19 101 (2.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 487 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
2 211 (4.53%) Computer Science
3 204 (4.38%) Life Science
4 150 (3.22%) User Experience
5 140 (3.00%) FMCG
6 136 (2.92%) Mobile App
7 119 (2.55%) Management Information System
8 90 (1.93%) Greenfield Project
9 83 (1.78%) Data Centre
10 79 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
11 70 (1.50%) Social Media
12 68 (1.46%) Algorithms
13 57 (1.22%) Data Structures
14 55 (1.18%) Fintech
15 53 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
15 53 (1.14%) Public Cloud
16 44 (0.94%) Driving Licence
17 42 (0.90%) LIMS
18 40 (0.86%) N-Tier
19 34 (0.73%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 520 (11.15%) Windows
2 445 (9.55%) Linux
3 182 (3.90%) Windows Server
4 120 (2.57%) Unix
5 117 (2.51%) Android
6 110 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 107 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 103 (2.21%) Apple iOS
9 78 (1.67%) Windows 7
10 66 (1.42%) Windows 10
11 47 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
12 32 (0.69%) Windows 8
13 29 (0.62%) Ubuntu
14 22 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
15 15 (0.32%) CentOS
16 13 (0.28%) Windows XP
17 12 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 6 (0.13%) Mac OS
19 5 (0.11%) Solaris
19 5 (0.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1956 (41.96%) Business Intelligence
2 1824 (39.12%) Programme Management
3 1784 (38.27%) Digital Marketing
4 886 (19.00%) Agile Software Development
5 569 (12.21%) ERP
6 528 (11.33%) Project Management
7 414 (8.88%) Logistics
8 353 (7.57%) MVC
9 332 (7.12%) Scrum
10 320 (6.86%) TDD
11 316 (6.78%) Software Engineering
12 301 (6.46%) Stakeholder Management
13 298 (6.39%) DevOps
14 272 (5.83%) OO
15 246 (5.28%) Continuous Integration
16 240 (5.15%) ITIL
17 239 (5.13%) CRM
18 221 (4.74%) Continuous Improvement
19 207 (4.44%) Migration
20 206 (4.42%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 931 (19.97%) SQL
2 612 (13.13%) Java
3 561 (12.03%) JavaScript
4 509 (10.92%) C#
5 434 (9.31%) Python
6 304 (6.52%) C++
7 228 (4.89%) C
8 184 (3.95%) PHP
9 182 (3.90%) ABAP
10 150 (3.22%) Ruby
11 138 (2.96%) Shell Script
12 131 (2.81%) T-SQL
13 89 (1.91%) Go
14 86 (1.84%) Bash Shell
15 60 (1.29%) Perl
16 56 (1.20%) VB
17 55 (1.18%) PowerShell
18 53 (1.14%) VB.NET
19 45 (0.97%) PL/SQL
20 39 (0.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 768 (16.47%) Degree
2 202 (4.33%) Security Cleared
3 162 (3.47%) Computer Science Degree
4 96 (2.06%) SC Cleared
5 72 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
6 63 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 59 (1.27%) CISSP
8 55 (1.18%) CISM
9 54 (1.16%) PhD
10 45 (0.97%) Master's Degree
11 42 (0.90%) HND
12 37 (0.79%) APMP
12 37 (0.79%) HNC
13 33 (0.71%) CCNA
14 30 (0.64%) MBA
15 29 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 26 (0.56%) ISTQB
17 25 (0.54%) CIMA
17 25 (0.54%) PMI Certification
18 24 (0.51%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (2.53%) QA
2 114 (2.45%) SLA
3 55 (1.18%) Data Quality
4 48 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 35 (0.75%) PMO
6 31 (0.66%) PCI DSS
7 29 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 24 (0.51%) ISO 9001
9 21 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 19 (0.41%) GCP
11 14 (0.30%) RMADS
12 11 (0.24%) DO-254
12 11 (0.24%) GDPR
13 8 (0.17%) COBIT
13 8 (0.17%) GAMP
13 8 (0.17%) ISO 14001
14 7 (0.15%) GxP
15 6 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 5 (0.11%) Basel III
16 5 (0.11%) TARGET2
System Software
1 228 (4.89%) Active Directory
2 174 (3.73%) Docker
3 104 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 68 (1.46%) Hyper-V
5 53 (1.14%) Firmware
6 41 (0.88%) vSphere
7 34 (0.73%) XenApp
8 17 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
9 14 (0.30%) Terminal Services
10 13 (0.28%) XenServer
11 12 (0.26%) KVM
12 11 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
13 9 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
13 9 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
14 8 (0.17%) Terminal Server
14 8 (0.17%) XenDesktop
15 6 (0.13%) Samba
16 4 (0.086%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 4 (0.086%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 3 (0.064%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 159 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
2 155 (3.32%) Puppet
3 127 (2.72%) Ansible
4 109 (2.34%) Kubernetes
5 38 (0.82%) Terraform
6 32 (0.69%) Mesos
7 26 (0.56%) Grafana
7 26 (0.56%) SCOM
8 25 (0.54%) SCCM
8 25 (0.54%) WSUS
9 23 (0.49%) ZABBIX
10 19 (0.41%) Packer
11 17 (0.36%) Kibana
11 17 (0.36%) linkerd
11 17 (0.36%) logstash
11 17 (0.36%) Prometheus
11 17 (0.36%) Zipkin
12 15 (0.32%) Nagios
13 12 (0.26%) Oozie
14 9 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2669 (57.25%) SAP
2 797 (17.10%) Microsoft
3 372 (7.98%) Oracle
4 188 (4.03%) VMware
5 184 (3.95%) Google
6 127 (2.72%) Cisco
7 88 (1.89%) Apple
8 81 (1.74%) JD Edwards
9 70 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
10 67 (1.44%) EMC
11 60 (1.29%) Citrix
12 57 (1.22%) Sage
13 53 (1.14%) Cognizant
14 52 (1.12%) Adobe
14 52 (1.12%) HP
15 50 (1.07%) IBM
16 42 (0.90%) Infor
17 41 (0.88%) Tableau
18 40 (0.86%) Epicor
19 39 (0.84%) Ariba