The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 87 118 127
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +9
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 4 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.38% 0.31% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.34% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 2
Median salary £27,000 £47,500 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.15% +163.88%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £56,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -24.77%
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
863 1474 1507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.72% 89.93% 84.19%
Number of salaries quoted 731 1133 1126
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,050 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Benchmarking as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Benchmarking
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 3 £27,000 -
Macclesfield - 1 £55,000 -
Benchmarking
North West

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (20.00%) Typography
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) iSeries
4 1 (20.00%) Social Media
4 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (20.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) Pay per click
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) AS400
4 1 (20.00%) SEO
4 1 (20.00%) Retail

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Compliance Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Compliance Business Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior UX Designer
2 1 (20.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) AS400
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (20.00%) iSeries
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Pay per click
2 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) SEO
2 1 (20.00%) Typography
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) IBM