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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 239 235 243
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 24 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.38% 0.17% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.19% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 21
Median salary £43,500 £37,500 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -51.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £29,700 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £49,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -9.09%
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
5529 5305 6438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.27% 87.67% 86.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4647 4341 5517
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Benchmarking as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 8 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the North West region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Cheshire +20 16 £33,500 -10.66%
Manchester -4 7 £53,750 - 1
Lancashire -15 1 £43,500 +16.77%
Benchmarking
England

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 North West region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 33 (75.00%) Finance
2 27 (61.36%) Degree
3 24 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (54.55%) Risk Management
4 21 (47.73%) Change Management
5 18 (40.91%) MS PowerPoint
6 15 (34.09%) Management Information System
7 13 (29.55%) Billing
7 13 (29.55%) Data Quality
7 13 (29.55%) Process Improvement
7 13 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (25.00%) Cost Transparency
8 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 10 (22.73%) Service Delivery
10 8 (18.18%) SLA
10 8 (18.18%) MS Office
10 8 (18.18%) Analytics
10 8 (18.18%) Driving Licence
11 6 (13.64%) Data Centre
11 6 (13.64%) Regulatory Compliance
11 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
11 6 (13.64%) Product Management
11 6 (13.64%) HNC
11 6 (13.64%) HND
11 6 (13.64%) Project Management
11 6 (13.64%) Workflow
11 6 (13.64%) Risk Assessment
11 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (13.64%) Computacenter
12 5 (11.36%) Scrum

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 18 (40.91%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (18.18%) MS Office
4 1 (2.27%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) AdWords
1 1 (2.27%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Big Data
1 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.27%) MySQL
1 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.27%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (75.00%) Finance
2 13 (29.55%) Billing
3 3 (6.82%) Banking
3 3 (6.82%) Corporate Banking
3 3 (6.82%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.55%) Marketing
5 1 (2.27%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Commercial Manager
2 6 (13.64%) Data Centre Manager
2 6 (13.64%) Data Manager
2 6 (13.64%) Facilities Manager
2 6 (13.64%) Product Manager
3 4 (9.09%) Risk Manager
3 4 (9.09%) Senior Manager
3 4 (9.09%) Senior Risk Manager
3 4 (9.09%) Technology Risk Manager
4 3 (6.82%) Consultant
4 3 (6.82%) Head of Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.55%) Buyer
6 1 (2.27%) Developer
6 1 (2.27%) Development Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Head of IT
6 1 (2.27%) Junior
6 1 (2.27%) Process Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Product Development Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Service Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) Cocoa
1 1 (2.27%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (2.27%) Core Animation
1 1 (2.27%) Core Data
1 1 (2.27%) Django
1 1 (2.27%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (2.27%) NumPy
1 1 (2.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Management Information System
2 13 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (18.18%) Driving Licence
4 6 (13.64%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.27%) Animation
6 1 (2.27%) Copywriting
6 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.27%) Fintech
6 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.27%) iPad
6 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) Risk Management
1 24 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (47.73%) Change Management
3 13 (29.55%) Process Improvement
4 11 (25.00%) Cost Transparency
5 10 (22.73%) Service Delivery
6 8 (18.18%) Analytics
7 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
7 6 (13.64%) Product Management
7 6 (13.64%) Project Management
7 6 (13.64%) Regulatory Compliance
7 6 (13.64%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (13.64%) Workflow
8 5 (11.36%) Scrum
9 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (9.09%) Data Analysis
9 4 (9.09%) Information Security
9 4 (9.09%) Internal Audit
9 4 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) Python
2 1 (2.27%) Apple Swift
2 1 (2.27%) Java
2 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
2 1 (2.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 27 (61.36%) Degree
2 6 (13.64%) HNC
2 6 (13.64%) HND
3 2 (4.55%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (29.55%) Data Quality
2 8 (18.18%) SLA
3 2 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Computacenter
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (2.27%) Google
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
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