The first table below looks at the demand for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Benchmarking
Rank 174 166 174
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 13 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.32% 0.22% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.28% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 4
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+52.94% +21.42%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3247 3244 2975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 80.87% 78.66% 78.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2617 2779 2595
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Benchmarking
North West

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Benchmarking Salary Trend in Manchester

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in Manchester

Benchmarking
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
Salford -3 1 £37,000 +13.84%
Benchmarking
North West

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (37.04%) Marketing
2 9 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 9 (33.33%) Analytics
3 7 (25.93%) Social Media
4 6 (22.22%) Mobile App
4 6 (22.22%) Google Analytics
4 6 (22.22%) Degree
4 6 (22.22%) Google
4 6 (22.22%) Windows
4 6 (22.22%) CRM
4 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
6 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
6 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
6 4 (14.81%) HTTP
6 4 (14.81%) Linux
6 4 (14.81%) ITIL
6 4 (14.81%) C
6 4 (14.81%) C++
6 4 (14.81%) Informatics
6 4 (14.81%) Health Informatics
7 3 (11.11%) Digital Media
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (11.11%) Change Control
7 3 (11.11%) RESTful
7 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (11.11%) Web Analytics
7 3 (11.11%) Git (software)

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (7.41%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) Drupal
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Google Analytics
2 2 (7.41%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) HTTP
2 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (7.41%) DHCP
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 10 (37.04%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Web Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Support Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Development Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Server Support
4 2 (7.41%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Server Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Marketing Assistant
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Network Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) RESTful
1 3 (11.11%) JSON
1 3 (11.11%) Web Services
1 3 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Social Media
2 6 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 4 (14.81%) Informatics
3 4 (14.81%) Health Informatics
4 3 (11.11%) Digital Media
5 2 (7.41%) Statistics
5 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.70%) Open Source
6 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (3.70%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Linux
3 3 (11.11%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 9 (33.33%) Analytics
2 6 (22.22%) CRM
3 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
4 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
4 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (11.11%) Change Control
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (11.11%) Web Analytics
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.11%) Pay per click
5 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Supplier Management
5 3 (11.11%) OO
5 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) C
1 4 (14.81%) C++
2 3 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ACCA
2 1 (3.70%) CISSP
2 1 (3.70%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Google
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Ab Initio
2 3 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) comScore
4 1 (3.70%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) IBM