Period
to 22 June 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 22 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 82 85 88
Rank change year-on-year +3 +3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 29 21 35
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 2.04% 1.57% 2.03%
As % of the General category 3.70% 3.37% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 32
10th Percentile £23,425 £23,750 £24,575
25th Percentile £29,750 £29,438 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £38,500 £43,750 £43,750
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% - +23.24%
75th Percentile £44,500 £63,438 £53,750
90th Percentile £47,200 £80,625 £66,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 784 624 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 55.21% 46.53% 47.91%
Number of salaries quoted 451 521 705
10th Percentile £26,750 £23,000 £25,685
25th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £51,250 £50,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £60,700 £58,750 £57,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in Wales

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Manufacturing in Wales.

Salary trend for Manufacturing in Wales

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Manufacturing in Wales over the 6 months to 22 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Manufacturing in Wales

Manufacturing
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Wales region over the 6 months to 22 June 2021. 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
South Wales +2 14 £34,500 -21.14% 30
West Wales - 7 £42,000 - 3
North Wales +6 6 £38,750 - 17
Mid Wales - 1 £30,000 - 7
Manufacturing
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 2021, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 13 (44.83%) Social Skills
2 11 (37.93%) Finance
3 10 (34.48%) Degree
4 9 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (27.59%) SAP
5 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (24.14%) Scrum
7 6 (20.69%) ERP
7 6 (20.69%) Project Management
7 6 (20.69%) PMO
7 6 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (17.24%) Google Workspace
8 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (17.24%) Electronics
8 5 (17.24%) Marketing
8 5 (17.24%) Project Planning
8 5 (17.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 5 (17.24%) Banking
9 4 (13.79%) Spring
9 4 (13.79%) Logistics
9 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
9 4 (13.79%) Wireless
9 4 (13.79%) VMware
9 4 (13.79%) Programme Management
9 4 (13.79%) LAN
9 4 (13.79%) WAN
9 4 (13.79%) Java
9 4 (13.79%) SQL

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (6.90%) Infor M3
2 2 (6.90%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Google Workspace
2 4 (13.79%) Azure
2 4 (13.79%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) LAN
1 4 (13.79%) MPLS
1 4 (13.79%) WAN
1 4 (13.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (44.83%) Social Skills
2 11 (37.93%) Finance
3 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (17.24%) Banking
4 5 (17.24%) Electronics
4 5 (17.24%) Marketing
5 4 (13.79%) Public Sector
5 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
6 3 (10.34%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) ERP Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) PMO Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Support Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Transformation Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Developer
3 4 (13.79%) ERP Support
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) IT Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Senior IT Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Support
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Spring
1 4 (13.79%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
1 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
1 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (24.14%) Scrum
3 6 (20.69%) ERP
3 6 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (20.69%) Project Management
4 5 (17.24%) Project Planning
5 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (13.79%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (13.79%) DevOps
5 4 (13.79%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (13.79%) Kanban
5 4 (13.79%) Logistics
5 4 (13.79%) Microservices
5 4 (13.79%) Programme Management
5 4 (13.79%) Security Patching
6 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) Java
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Assembly Language
2 2 (6.90%) C
2 2 (6.90%) C#
2 2 (6.90%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) APMP
2 3 (10.34%) HNC
2 3 (10.34%) HND
2 3 (10.34%) PMI Certification
2 3 (10.34%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) PMO
2 3 (10.34%) HAZOP
3 2 (6.90%) IEC 62304
4 1 (3.45%) GDPR
4 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
4 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 17025
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
1 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) SAP
2 4 (13.79%) Citrix
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) Sage