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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Benchmarking
Rank - - 53
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £54,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-18.05% +54.28%
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
152 192 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 85.39% 73.00% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 111 136 206
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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