The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Benchmarking
Rank 86 119 119
Rank change year-on-year
+33 0
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 36 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.10% 0.22% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 0.27% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £52,500 £18,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+191.66% -68.42%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £80,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-42.18% +88.23%
Benchmarking
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1498 1482 1364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.25% 82.98% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1176 1166 1103
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,600 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Benchmarking Salary Trend in Cheshire

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Benchmarking
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 32 - -
Knutsford - 1 £52,500 -
Benchmarking
North West

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 34 (89.47%) Finance
2 33 (86.84%) Analytics
3 32 (84.21%) Microsoft
3 32 (84.21%) MS Office
4 26 (68.42%) SQL
4 26 (68.42%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (68.42%) Degree
5 25 (65.79%) Credit Risk
5 25 (65.79%) Marketing
5 25 (65.79%) Business Development
5 25 (65.79%) Statistical Analysis
5 25 (65.79%) Spreadsheet
5 25 (65.79%) Business Analytics
5 25 (65.79%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (65.79%) Predictive Modelling
5 25 (65.79%) Data Mining
5 25 (65.79%) SAS
5 25 (65.79%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (52.63%) MS Excel
6 20 (52.63%) MS PowerPoint
7 13 (34.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (23.68%) HTML
9 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
9 7 (18.42%) E-Commerce
9 7 (18.42%) HTTP
9 7 (18.42%) Retail
9 7 (18.42%) Web Analytics
9 7 (18.42%) Google
9 7 (18.42%) Smartphone
9 7 (18.42%) Google Analytics

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 25 (65.79%) SAS
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 32 (84.21%) MS Office
2 25 (65.79%) Spreadsheet
3 20 (52.63%) MS Excel
3 20 (52.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (68.42%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (65.79%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.63%) HBase
4 1 (2.63%) Big Data
4 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.63%) Pentaho
4 1 (2.63%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Axure RP
1 1 (2.63%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 34 (89.47%) Finance
2 25 (65.79%) Marketing
3 7 (18.42%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (84.21%) Analyst
2 13 (34.21%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Web Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Developer
4 2 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (2.63%) Big Data Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Designer
5 1 (2.63%) UX Designer
5 1 (2.63%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) HTML
2 2 (5.26%) CSS
2 2 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (65.79%) Credit Risk
1 25 (65.79%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.42%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (86.84%) Analytics
2 25 (65.79%) Business Development
2 25 (65.79%) Statistical Analysis
2 25 (65.79%) Business Analytics
2 25 (65.79%) Predictive Modelling
2 25 (65.79%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (34.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (18.42%) E-Commerce
4 7 (18.42%) Web Analytics
5 2 (5.26%) ETL
5 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.63%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (2.63%) Usability Testing
6 1 (2.63%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.89%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (68.42%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Oozie
Vendors
1 32 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) Google
3 1 (2.63%) RainStor
3 1 (2.63%) Talend
3 1 (2.63%) Netezza
3 1 (2.63%) Ab Initio
3 1 (2.63%) Teradata
3 1 (2.63%) IBM
3 1 (2.63%) Adobe
3 1 (2.63%) Informatica
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
Crewe, Cheshire
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