The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in permanent job vacancies advertised in Walsall. 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
West Midlands / Walsall
Rank 8 20 17
Rank change year-on-year +12 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 1 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 2.94% 4.51% 2.86%
As % of the General category 11.11% 12.77% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Median salary - £32,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +30.00%  
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 advertised in Walsall with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Walsall
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 9 47 34
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 26.47% 35.34% 48.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 40 25
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,720 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,100 £58,900 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Walsall 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 Walsall

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Salary trend for Manufacturing in Walsall

Manufacturing
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Walsall

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 across the Walsall region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) Windchill
1 1 (100.00%) ANSYS
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Finite Element Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) PTC Creo
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) PTC Creo
1 1 (100.00%) Windchill
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Mechanical Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Finite Element Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) HND
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) ANSYS