The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Benchmarking
Rank 242 221 242
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +21
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 11 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.29% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 11
Average salary £50,000 £56,250 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +52.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,600 £22,350 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,750 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+26.11% +15.38%
Benchmarking
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6099 5468 5825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.77% 79.33% 78.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4931 4639 5018
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Benchmarking Salary Trend in the North West

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the North West region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in the North West

Benchmarking
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
Manchester -1 6 £50,000 +15.60%
Cheshire -16 2 £18,500 -67.54%
Cumbria - 2 - - 3
Merseyside - 1 - - 1
Benchmarking
England

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 12 (37.50%) Marketing
2 11 (34.38%) Digital Marketing
2 11 (34.38%) Analytics
3 9 (28.13%) Google
3 9 (28.13%) Degree
3 9 (28.13%) Google Analytics
4 7 (21.88%) Windows
4 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
5 6 (18.75%) CRM
5 6 (18.75%) Business Analysis
5 6 (18.75%) Web Analytics
5 6 (18.75%) Social Media
5 6 (18.75%) Mobile App
6 5 (15.63%) Linux
6 5 (15.63%) SEO
6 5 (15.63%) Pay per click
6 5 (15.63%) Statistics
6 5 (15.63%) Multivariate Testing
7 4 (12.50%) C
7 4 (12.50%) C++
7 4 (12.50%) HTTP
7 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
8 3 (9.38%) Java
8 3 (9.38%) MS Office
8 3 (9.38%) Web Services
8 3 (9.38%) XML
8 3 (9.38%) HNC
8 3 (9.38%) OO
8 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
8 3 (9.38%) DNS

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
1 3 (9.38%) Windchill
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Google Analytics
2 3 (9.38%) WebTrends
2 3 (9.38%) Teamcenter
3 2 (6.25%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (3.13%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) HTTP
2 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.38%) DNS
3 2 (6.25%) Firewall
3 2 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Subversion
1 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (37.50%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Electronics
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Service Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Help Desk Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Web Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Web Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Web Analytics Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Server Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Server Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.25%) Server Support
7 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) Web Services
1 3 (9.38%) XML
1 3 (9.38%) JSON
1 3 (9.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Social Media
1 6 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 5 (15.63%) Statistics
3 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.38%) Economics
4 3 (9.38%) Visualisation
4 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
4 3 (9.38%) Physics
4 3 (9.38%) Digital Media
5 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (6.25%) User Experience
6 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.13%) ASIC
6 1 (3.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Linux
3 3 (9.38%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.13%) AIX
4 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Digital Marketing
1 11 (34.38%) Analytics
2 6 (18.75%) Business Analysis
2 6 (18.75%) Web Analytics
2 6 (18.75%) CRM
3 5 (15.63%) SEO
3 5 (15.63%) Pay per click
3 5 (15.63%) Multivariate Testing
4 3 (9.38%) Statistical Modelling
4 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
4 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
4 3 (9.38%) PDM
4 3 (9.38%) TDD
4 3 (9.38%) Pair Programming
4 3 (9.38%) OO
5 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL
5 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) C
1 4 (12.50%) C++
2 3 (9.38%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) HNC
3 2 (6.25%) CISSP
3 2 (6.25%) CISA
4 1 (3.13%) CISM
4 1 (3.13%) ACCA
4 1 (3.13%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Google
2 3 (9.38%) ClickTale
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) SAP
3 2 (6.25%) comScore
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) IBM
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
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BAE Systems
Salary: Competitive
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