Period
to 25 October 2021

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 25 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 183 148 117
Rank change year-on-year -35 -31 +3
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 505 123 198
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.81% 1.92% 2.59%
As % of the General category 3.35% 4.52% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 419 117 183
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £37,563
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £47,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +21.05% -17.39% -4.17%
75th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £71,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £80,000 £77,250
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 with a WFH option and a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 15,067 2,722 3,902
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 53.93% 42.39% 51.05%
Number of salaries quoted 10,703 2,419 3,301
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £90,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £56,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.68% +6.67% +5.00%

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 25 October 2021.

Manufacturing salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, Manufacturing job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 230 (45.54%) Finance
2 195 (38.61%) SAP
3 175 (34.65%) Business Intelligence
4 173 (34.26%) Marketing
5 157 (31.09%) Agile Software Development
6 155 (30.69%) Social Skills
7 148 (29.31%) Microsoft
7 148 (29.31%) Programme Management
8 143 (28.32%) Electronics
9 140 (27.72%) Public Sector
10 139 (27.52%) Telecoms
11 138 (27.33%) Digital Marketing
12 127 (25.15%) Azure
13 115 (22.77%) ERP
14 103 (20.40%) AWS
15 95 (18.81%) C#
16 86 (17.03%) .NET
17 85 (16.83%) Degree
18 84 (16.63%) SQL
19 77 (15.25%) JavaScript
20 71 (14.06%) Dynamics 365
21 63 (12.48%) Retail
22 62 (12.28%) Scrum
23 59 (11.68%) React
24 55 (10.89%) Cybersecurity
24 55 (10.89%) Oracle
24 55 (10.89%) Software Engineering
25 54 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
26 53 (10.50%) Project Management
27 52 (10.30%) Stakeholder Management

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 18 (3.56%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.98%) Confluence
3 6 (1.19%) Apache
4 5 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (0.99%) nginx
4 5 (0.99%) OpenStack
4 5 (0.99%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.79%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.59%) IIS
7 2 (0.40%) JBoss
7 2 (0.40%) Mule
7 2 (0.40%) Mule ESB
7 2 (0.40%) Red Hat Fuse
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.20%) SAS
8 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (1.58%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.59%) Windchill
4 1 (0.20%) Autodesk Inventor
4 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 47 (9.31%) Dynamics AX
2 23 (4.55%) NetSuite
3 16 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 14 (2.77%) Dynamics NAV
4 14 (2.77%) SAP S/4HANA
5 12 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (1.98%) Oracle EBS R12
6 10 (1.98%) Oracle Financials
7 9 (1.78%) SAP MM
8 5 (0.99%) Distributed Ledger
9 4 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.79%) SAP Business One
10 3 (0.59%) Sage 300 ERP
10 3 (0.59%) Sage CRM
10 3 (0.59%) SAP FI
10 3 (0.59%) SAP SD
11 2 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
11 2 (0.40%) Oracle Receivables
11 2 (0.40%) Sage 200
11 2 (0.40%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 127 (25.15%) Azure
2 103 (20.40%) AWS
3 71 (14.06%) Dynamics 365
4 47 (9.31%) GCP
5 34 (6.73%) SaaS
6 30 (5.94%) Microsoft 365
6 30 (5.94%) Serverless
7 27 (5.35%) Power Platform
8 20 (3.96%) Azure Event Grid
8 20 (3.96%) Azure Functions
8 20 (3.96%) Cloudflare
9 10 (1.98%) AWS Lambda
10 7 (1.39%) Amazon Cognito
11 6 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.99%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.79%) ServiceMax
14 3 (0.59%) Power Automate
14 3 (0.59%) Snowflake
15 2 (0.40%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.18%) Firewall
2 10 (1.98%) WAN
3 8 (1.58%) DNS
3 8 (1.58%) LAN
3 8 (1.58%) SCCP
3 8 (1.58%) VPN
4 6 (1.19%) DHCP
4 6 (1.19%) SMS
5 5 (0.99%) Internet
5 5 (0.99%) Network Security
6 4 (0.79%) Intranet
6 4 (0.79%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.40%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.40%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.40%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.40%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.40%) Multicast
7 2 (0.40%) VoIP
7 2 (0.40%) Wireless
7 2 (0.40%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.75%) Power BI
3 17 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (2.97%) MySQL
5 14 (2.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (2.18%) NoSQL
6 11 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (1.98%) Oracle Database
7 10 (1.98%) Tableau
8 7 (1.39%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (1.19%) Big Data
9 6 (1.19%) Relational Database
10 5 (0.99%) Blockchain
10 5 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (0.99%) QlikView
11 4 (0.79%) CouchDB
11 4 (0.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 31 (6.14%) Git (software)
2 30 (5.94%) JIRA
3 14 (2.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (2.57%) Visual Studio
5 12 (2.38%) JUnit
6 9 (1.78%) IntelliJ
7 7 (1.39%) gulp
7 7 (1.39%) Visual Studio Code
8 3 (0.59%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.59%) Selenium
9 2 (0.40%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.40%) Maven
9 2 (0.40%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.20%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.20%) GCC
10 1 (0.20%) MorphX
General
1 230 (45.54%) Finance
2 173 (34.26%) Marketing
3 155 (30.69%) Social Skills
4 143 (28.32%) Electronics
5 140 (27.72%) Public Sector
6 139 (27.52%) Telecoms
7 63 (12.48%) Retail
8 54 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
9 40 (7.92%) Law
10 18 (3.56%) Pharmaceutical
11 12 (2.38%) General Ledger
12 11 (2.18%) Organisational Skills
13 7 (1.39%) Legal
14 6 (1.19%) Aerospace
14 6 (1.19%) Automotive
14 6 (1.19%) Banking
14 6 (1.19%) Presentation Skills
15 4 (0.79%) French Language
15 4 (0.79%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 4 (0.79%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 119 (23.56%) Developer
2 76 (15.05%) Consultant
3 50 (9.90%) Analyst
4 42 (8.32%) .NET Developer
5 34 (6.73%) Senior Developer
6 32 (6.34%) Software Developer
7 30 (5.94%) Full Stack Developer
8 28 (5.54%) Software Engineer
9 24 (4.75%) C# Developer
10 21 (4.16%) Senior Full Stack Developer
11 19 (3.76%) Project Manager
12 18 (3.56%) Architect
12 18 (3.56%) C# .NET Developer
13 17 (3.37%) Business Analyst
14 16 (3.17%) Senior Analyst
14 16 (3.17%) Senior Software Engineer
15 15 (2.97%) .NET Software Developer
15 15 (2.97%) Applications Support
15 15 (2.97%) Security Engineer
16 14 (2.77%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (17.03%) .NET
2 59 (11.68%) React
3 45 (8.91%) HTML
4 36 (7.13%) AngularJS
5 27 (5.35%) ASP.NET
6 23 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
7 20 (3.96%) .NET Core
7 20 (3.96%) Node.js
7 20 (3.96%) Web Services
8 19 (3.76%) WCF
8 19 (3.76%) XML
9 17 (3.37%) CSS
10 16 (3.17%) OAuth
10 16 (3.17%) SOAP
11 13 (2.57%) jQuery
11 13 (2.57%) REST
12 12 (2.38%) gRPC
12 12 (2.38%) OAuth2
13 11 (2.18%) NgRx
13 11 (2.18%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 23 (4.55%) Algorithms
2 21 (4.16%) Management Information System
3 17 (3.37%) Greenfield Project
4 15 (2.97%) Mobile App
4 15 (2.97%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (2.77%) Data Structures
6 12 (2.38%) Blog
6 12 (2.38%) Cloud Native
7 11 (2.18%) CUDA
8 10 (1.98%) SCADA
9 9 (1.78%) Data Centre
9 9 (1.78%) Driving Licence
10 8 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.39%) Virtual Team
12 6 (1.19%) FMCG
13 5 (0.99%) Analogue Electronics
13 5 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
13 5 (0.99%) iPad
13 5 (0.99%) PKI
13 5 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (6.53%) Windows
2 29 (5.74%) Linux
3 11 (2.18%) Unix
3 11 (2.18%) Windows Server
4 5 (0.99%) Windows Server 2019
5 4 (0.79%) Windows Server 2016
6 3 (0.59%) Android
6 3 (0.59%) VMS
6 3 (0.59%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (34.65%) Business Intelligence
2 157 (31.09%) Agile Software Development
3 148 (29.31%) Programme Management
4 138 (27.33%) Digital Marketing
5 115 (22.77%) ERP
6 62 (12.28%) Scrum
7 55 (10.89%) Cybersecurity
7 55 (10.89%) Software Engineering
8 53 (10.50%) Project Management
9 52 (10.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 51 (10.10%) DevOps
11 49 (9.70%) Analytics
11 49 (9.70%) Problem-Solving
12 48 (9.50%) Migration
13 46 (9.11%) Requirements Gathering
14 43 (8.51%) Full Stack Development
15 41 (8.12%) Pair Programming
16 32 (6.34%) CRM
16 32 (6.34%) E-Commerce
16 32 (6.34%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 95 (18.81%) C#
2 84 (16.63%) SQL
3 77 (15.25%) JavaScript
4 42 (8.32%) Java
4 42 (8.32%) Python
5 33 (6.53%) PowerShell
6 26 (5.15%) T-SQL
6 26 (5.15%) TypeScript
7 21 (4.16%) Kotlin
7 21 (4.16%) VB.NET
8 15 (2.97%) C++
8 15 (2.97%) Go
9 9 (1.78%) C
10 7 (1.39%) Perl
11 6 (1.19%) Ruby
12 4 (0.79%) Apex Code
12 4 (0.79%) Cython
13 3 (0.59%) PHP
13 3 (0.59%) VBScript
14 2 (0.40%) Java 11
Qualifications
1 85 (16.83%) Degree
2 16 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 13 (2.57%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.98%) CISSP
5 8 (1.58%) CISM
5 8 (1.58%) Numerate Degree
5 8 (1.58%) PMP
6 7 (1.39%) HND
7 6 (1.19%) ACCA
7 6 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.19%) PMI Certification
7 6 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (0.99%) CIMA
8 5 (0.99%) HNC
8 5 (0.99%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.79%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 4 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (0.59%) AAT
11 2 (0.40%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.40%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.95%) NIST
2 22 (4.36%) GDPR
2 22 (4.36%) QA
3 9 (1.78%) GMP
3 9 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.58%) ISO 13485
5 6 (1.19%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.99%) GLP
6 5 (0.99%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.79%) SLA
8 2 (0.40%) COBIT
9 1 (0.20%) Def Stans
9 1 (0.20%) GAMP
9 1 (0.20%) IEC 61508
9 1 (0.20%) NIST 800
9 1 (0.20%) PMO
System Software
1 30 (5.94%) Docker
2 27 (5.35%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.99%) Firmware
4 5 (0.99%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 41 (8.12%) Terraform
2 30 (5.94%) Kubernetes
3 12 (2.38%) Ansible
4 4 (0.79%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (0.59%) Nessus
6 2 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.40%) Packer
6 2 (0.40%) Puppet
7 1 (0.20%) CASB
7 1 (0.20%) PTC Integrity
7 1 (0.20%) SCCM
7 1 (0.20%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.20%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 195 (38.61%) SAP
2 148 (29.31%) Microsoft
3 55 (10.89%) Oracle
4 34 (6.73%) Salesforce.com
5 31 (6.14%) Google
6 27 (5.35%) JD Edwards
7 14 (2.77%) Sage
8 12 (2.38%) CyberArk
8 12 (2.38%) ForgeRock
8 12 (2.38%) IFS
9 10 (1.98%) Infor
10 9 (1.78%) MuleSoft
11 8 (1.58%) Epicor
11 8 (1.58%) Talend
12 7 (1.39%) Cisco
12 7 (1.39%) VMware
13 6 (1.19%) Birst
14 5 (0.99%) EMC
15 4 (0.79%) Apple
15 4 (0.79%) NCR