The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Benchmarking
Rank - 35 47
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 0 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 3.08% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.59% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Average salary - £57,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +34.11%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
Benchmarking
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
216 195 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 85.38% 85.90% 70.04%
Number of salaries quoted 144 163 109
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,358
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Benchmarking Salary Trend in Chester