The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 228 222 203
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -19
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 1 9 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.017% 0.15% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.019% 0.18% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 30
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £95,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -55.26%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -26.92%
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5236 5099 4484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.92% 87.01% 83.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4093 4144 3722
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,405
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Benchmarking as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Benchmarking Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Benchmarking
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Solihull - 1 £50,000 -
Benchmarking
England

Benchmarking
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Affiliate Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) B2C
2 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) SEO

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Affiliate Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) B2B
1 1 (50.00%) B2C
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley