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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 94 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.083% 0.12% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.100% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £55,000 £18,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+197.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -22.72%
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
1003 1566 1513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.58% 91.05% 84.48%
Number of salaries quoted 843 1177 1111
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
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 29 April 2016. 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
Macclesfield - 1 £55,000 -
Benchmarking
North West

Benchmarking
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Social Media
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Media
2 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) iSeries
2 2 (66.67%) Google Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) AS400
2 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) Pay per click
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (33.33%) Typography

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior UX Designer
2 1 (33.33%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) AS400
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Media
2 2 (66.67%) iSeries
2 2 (66.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Pay per click
1 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (66.67%) SEO
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Google
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe