The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Benchmarking
Rank 127 109 130
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +21
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 1 23 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.050% 1.08% 0.047%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.062% 1.34% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 1
Average salary £77,500 £95,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.42% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +41.17%
Benchmarking
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1626 1715 1736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.00% 80.40% 81.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1361 1472 1548
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the Birmingham region.

Benchmarking Salary Trend in Birmingham

Benchmarking
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking.

1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation