The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Benchmarking
Rank 113 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% 0.12% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £92,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £35,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+51.04% -20.55%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1383 1319 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 76.24% 75.85% 71.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1094 910
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Benchmarking
West Midlands

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 20 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Law
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) MS Project
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Strategic Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Business Development
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) German Language
3 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (40.00%) Back Office
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Project
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Law
3 2 (40.00%) German Language
3 2 (40.00%) Back Office
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Business Process Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Process Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Business Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Business Process Improvement Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (60.00%) Strategic Planning
1 3 (60.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Business Development
2 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft