Manufacturing Jobs with Work from Home Options

Manufacturing
UK > Work from Home

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH). Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 20 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 141 171 183
Rank change year-on-year +30 +12 -34
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 696 1,015 1,216
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 2.36% 2.18% 2.14%
As % of the General category 3.84% 3.22% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 488 780 952
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £42,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% - +15.00%
75th Percentile £68,750 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,325 £86,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £56,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -15.18% +6.67% +5.00%

All General Skills
Work from Home

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 WFH option and a requirement for common skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 18,118 31,510 33,896
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 61.54% 67.55% 59.70%
Number of salaries quoted 13,749 21,330 21,666
10th Percentile £32,435 £36,250 £34,273
25th Percentile £42,500 £46,750 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £76,250 £82,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £61,180 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.10% +1.97% +9.09%

Manufacturing
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Manufacturing trend for jobs with a WFH option

Manufacturing
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Manufacturing.

Manufacturing salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Manufacturing over the 6 months to 20 February 2024.

Manufacturing salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Manufacturing
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options 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 10 (1.44%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.57%) Documentum
2 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Exchange
3 3 (0.43%) Anypoint
3 3 (0.43%) IIS
4 1 (0.14%) Apache
4 1 (0.14%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (3.02%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (2.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (1.72%) SOLIDWORKS
4 10 (1.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (1.44%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (1.01%) OrCAD
6 4 (0.57%) Solid Edge
7 2 (0.29%) Fusion 360
7 2 (0.29%) Simulink
7 2 (0.29%) Windchill
8 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.14%) Adobe XD
8 1 (0.14%) CANalyzer
8 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.14%) Sketch
8 1 (0.14%) Trello
Business Applications
1 25 (3.59%) SAP ERP
2 22 (3.16%) SAP S/4HANA
3 9 (1.29%) Dynamics NAV
3 9 (1.29%) SAP PP
4 8 (1.15%) SAP SCM
5 5 (0.72%) Infor M3
5 5 (0.72%) Sage X3
5 5 (0.72%) SAP MM
5 5 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.57%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 4 (0.57%) JDE OneWorld
6 4 (0.57%) TrackWise
7 3 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.43%) Oracle Manufacturing
7 3 (0.43%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.43%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.43%) SAP PM
7 3 (0.43%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 91 (13.07%) Microsoft 365
2 64 (9.20%) Azure
3 50 (7.18%) Power Platform
4 39 (5.60%) AWS
5 35 (5.03%) Dynamics 365
6 18 (2.59%) SaaS
7 15 (2.16%) Azure DevOps
8 13 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (1.58%) GCP
10 9 (1.29%) GitHub
11 8 (1.15%) Serverless
12 6 (0.86%) AWS IoT
12 6 (0.86%) Entra ID
13 4 (0.57%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (0.57%) Azure API Management
13 4 (0.57%) Azure Event Grid
13 4 (0.57%) Azure Functions
13 4 (0.57%) Azure Service Bus
13 4 (0.57%) Figma
13 4 (0.57%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.03%) Ethernet
2 29 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
3 28 (4.02%) RS-232
4 21 (3.02%) WAN
4 21 (3.02%) Wireless
5 20 (2.87%) Firewall
6 19 (2.73%) LAN
7 14 (2.01%) MQTT
8 12 (1.72%) LTE
9 9 (1.29%) HTTP
9 9 (1.29%) Network Security
10 8 (1.15%) SAN
10 8 (1.15%) TCP/IP
11 6 (0.86%) Bluetooth
11 6 (0.86%) DNS
11 6 (0.86%) Internet
11 6 (0.86%) LoRaWAN
12 5 (0.72%) Software-Defined Radio
12 5 (0.72%) TETRA
13 4 (0.57%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (5.75%) Power BI
2 21 (3.02%) SQL Server
3 16 (2.30%) Looker
4 12 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (1.15%) SQLite
6 7 (1.01%) Tableau
7 6 (0.86%) GIS
8 5 (0.72%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.57%) DB2
10 3 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.29%) Data Lake
11 2 (0.29%) MS Access
11 2 (0.29%) Power Query
11 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.14%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.14%) Electronic Patient Records
12 1 (0.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 42 (6.03%) Git
2 20 (2.87%) Visual Studio
3 18 (2.59%) JIRA
4 13 (1.87%) Subversion
5 12 (1.72%) LabVIEW
6 7 (1.01%) Jenkins
6 7 (1.01%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (0.57%) Eclipse
7 4 (0.57%) GitLab
7 4 (0.57%) Zephyr
8 2 (0.29%) CMake
8 2 (0.29%) Maven
8 2 (0.29%) Selenium
8 2 (0.29%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.14%) Burp Suite
9 1 (0.14%) CANoe
9 1 (0.14%) eggPlant
9 1 (0.14%) VectorCAST
General
1 183 (26.29%) Social Skills
2 171 (24.57%) Finance
3 132 (18.97%) Electronics
4 107 (15.37%) Public Sector
5 88 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
6 87 (12.50%) Retail
7 86 (12.36%) Marketing
8 84 (12.07%) Telecoms
9 76 (10.92%) Aerospace
10 57 (8.19%) Automotive
11 40 (5.75%) Aviation
12 30 (4.31%) Pharmaceutical
13 24 (3.45%) Banking
14 20 (2.87%) Legal
15 17 (2.44%) Military
16 10 (1.44%) Influencing Skills
17 9 (1.29%) Inclusion and Diversity
17 9 (1.29%) Organisational Skills
18 8 (1.15%) Law
19 7 (1.01%) Games
Job Titles
1 129 (18.53%) Analyst
2 96 (13.79%) Senior
3 72 (10.34%) Project Manager
4 62 (8.91%) Developer
5 55 (7.90%) Software Engineer
6 40 (5.75%) Consultant
7 39 (5.60%) Senior Software Engineer
8 36 (5.17%) Lead
9 34 (4.89%) Business Manager
10 32 (4.60%) Business Development Manager
10 32 (4.60%) Development Manager
11 31 (4.45%) Systems Engineer
12 30 (4.31%) Embedded Engineer
13 28 (4.02%) Architect
14 23 (3.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
15 22 (3.16%) IT Manager
16 20 (2.87%) Design Engineer
17 19 (2.73%) Hardware Engineer
17 19 (2.73%) Senior Embedded Engineer
17 19 (2.73%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (5.32%) .NET
2 32 (4.60%) HTML
3 26 (3.74%) CSS
4 24 (3.45%) React
5 18 (2.59%) RESTful
6 16 (2.30%) .NET Core
7 15 (2.16%) .NET Framework
7 15 (2.16%) Flask
7 15 (2.16%) Yocto
8 13 (1.87%) Blazor
8 13 (1.87%) Django
9 12 (1.72%) ASP.NET
10 7 (1.01%) AngularJS
10 7 (1.01%) GraphQL
10 7 (1.01%) JSON
10 7 (1.01%) Laravel
10 7 (1.01%) YAML
11 5 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (0.72%) React Native
12 4 (0.57%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 33 (4.74%) Self-Motivation
2 32 (4.60%) IoT
2 32 (4.60%) Low-Code
3 22 (3.16%) FMCG
4 20 (2.87%) FPGA
5 17 (2.44%) Management Information System
6 15 (2.16%) Device Driver
7 14 (2.01%) Greenfield Project
7 14 (2.01%) VHDL
8 13 (1.87%) Operational Technology
8 13 (1.87%) Private Cloud
8 13 (1.87%) Virtual Team
9 12 (1.72%) Analytical Mindset
10 11 (1.58%) Analogue Electronics
10 11 (1.58%) Driving Licence
11 10 (1.44%) Algorithms
12 8 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
12 8 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (1.15%) Mobile App
12 8 (1.15%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 59 (8.48%) Linux
2 39 (5.60%) Windows
3 20 (2.87%) Windows Server
4 16 (2.30%) Embedded Linux
5 8 (1.15%) FreeRTOS
6 7 (1.01%) Windows 10
7 5 (0.72%) Windows Server 2016
7 5 (0.72%) Windows Server 2019
8 4 (0.57%) VxWorks
9 3 (0.43%) Android
9 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.29%) VMS
11 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.14%) HPUX
11 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (21.55%) Project Management
2 127 (18.25%) Business Intelligence
3 108 (15.52%) Agile
3 108 (15.52%) Problem-Solving
4 99 (14.22%) ERP
5 92 (13.22%) Software Engineering
6 82 (11.78%) ITIL
7 81 (11.64%) Change Management
7 81 (11.64%) Programme Management
8 80 (11.49%) Service Management
9 71 (10.20%) Digital Marketing
10 67 (9.63%) Analytics
11 65 (9.34%) Risk Assessment
12 63 (9.05%) Logistics
13 60 (8.62%) Transition Management
14 58 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
15 57 (8.19%) DevOps
16 54 (7.76%) Stakeholder Management
17 53 (7.61%) Mentoring
18 47 (6.75%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 74 (10.63%) Python
2 66 (9.48%) SQL
3 62 (8.91%) C
3 62 (8.91%) C#
4 38 (5.46%) JavaScript
5 22 (3.16%) C++
5 22 (3.16%) Java
6 20 (2.87%) Embedded C
7 19 (2.73%) TypeScript
8 15 (2.16%) Bash
9 12 (1.72%) PHP
10 11 (1.58%) T-SQL
11 9 (1.29%) VB.NET
12 8 (1.15%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.15%) VB
13 6 (0.86%) Ada
14 4 (0.57%) Embedded C++
14 4 (0.57%) VB6
14 4 (0.57%) X++
14 4 (0.57%) XAML
Qualifications
1 140 (20.11%) Degree
2 71 (10.20%) Security Cleared
3 32 (4.60%) SC Cleared
4 29 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
5 17 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
6 16 (2.30%) HND
7 13 (1.87%) Master's Degree
8 12 (1.72%) DV Cleared
9 11 (1.58%) CISSP
10 10 (1.44%) PMI Certification
10 10 (1.44%) PMP
11 8 (1.15%) CISM
12 7 (1.01%) Chartered Engineer
12 7 (1.01%) CISA
13 6 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (0.86%) PhD
14 5 (0.72%) HNC
15 4 (0.57%) CEH
15 4 (0.57%) CRISC
15 4 (0.57%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.88%) QA
2 22 (3.16%) PMO
3 12 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.29%) GMP
4 9 (1.29%) NIST
5 6 (0.86%) Accessibility
5 6 (0.86%) SLA
6 5 (0.72%) GAMP
6 5 (0.72%) GDPR
6 5 (0.72%) ISO 13485
7 4 (0.57%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 4 (0.57%) Good Clinical Practice
7 4 (0.57%) GxP
7 4 (0.57%) HIPAA
7 4 (0.57%) IEC 61508
7 4 (0.57%) ISO 26262
8 3 (0.43%) DO-178B
8 3 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 3 (0.43%) NIST 800
8 3 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (5.46%) Firmware
2 13 (1.87%) Docker
3 10 (1.44%) Embedded Firmware
4 9 (1.29%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.01%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.43%) KVM
7 3 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.14%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (0.86%) Terraform
2 4 (0.57%) Puppet
3 3 (0.43%) Ansible
3 3 (0.43%) Progress Chef
4 2 (0.29%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 2 (0.29%) Nessus
5 1 (0.14%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.14%) Nmap
5 1 (0.14%) SCCM
5 1 (0.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 136 (19.54%) SAP
2 91 (13.07%) Microsoft
3 16 (2.30%) Oracle
4 14 (2.01%) IBM
5 12 (1.72%) VMware
6 10 (1.44%) IFS
7 9 (1.29%) Cisco
8 8 (1.15%) EMC
9 7 (1.01%) Google
9 7 (1.01%) NVIDIA
9 7 (1.01%) Sage
10 6 (0.86%) Apple
10 6 (0.86%) Cognos
10 6 (0.86%) DevExpress
10 6 (0.86%) Salesforce
11 5 (0.72%) BT
11 5 (0.72%) ServiceNow
12 4 (0.57%) QNX
12 4 (0.57%) Thales
12 4 (0.57%) Workday