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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Benchmarking
Rank 186 200 192
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 25 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 3
Average salary £95,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+216.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+41.17% +8.97%
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
4123 4262 3643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 76.74% 77.21% 74.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3411 3612 3083
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Benchmarking
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Birmingham +20 23 £95,000 +35.71%
Warwickshire +11 2 £29,000 -3.33%
Benchmarking
England

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 36 (78.26%) Finance
1 36 (78.26%) Retail
2 32 (69.57%) Business Development
2 32 (69.57%) German Language
2 32 (69.57%) Back Office
2 32 (69.57%) Six Sigma
2 32 (69.57%) SC Cleared
2 32 (69.57%) Security Cleared
3 12 (26.09%) Mathematics
3 12 (26.09%) Statistics
4 11 (23.91%) Economics
4 11 (23.91%) Time Management
5 8 (17.39%) Degree
6 7 (15.22%) Physics
6 7 (15.22%) Web Analytics
6 7 (15.22%) Google
6 7 (15.22%) WebTrends
6 7 (15.22%) MySQL
6 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
6 7 (15.22%) Web Development
6 7 (15.22%) Google Analytics
6 7 (15.22%) Data Visualisation
6 7 (15.22%) Statistical Modelling
6 7 (15.22%) Analytics
6 7 (15.22%) Customer Segmentation
6 7 (15.22%) Visualisation
7 5 (10.87%) Data Analysis
7 5 (10.87%) Marketing
8 4 (8.70%) Blog
8 4 (8.70%) Quantitative Analysis

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (15.22%) WebTrends
1 7 (15.22%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) MySQL
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) MS Access
General
1 36 (78.26%) Finance
1 36 (78.26%) Retail
2 32 (69.57%) Back Office
2 32 (69.57%) German Language
3 5 (10.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (13.04%) Analyst
1 6 (13.04%) Data Analyst
2 1 (2.17%) Product Manager
2 1 (2.17%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Statistics
1 12 (26.09%) Mathematics
2 11 (23.91%) Economics
3 7 (15.22%) Visualisation
3 7 (15.22%) Physics
4 4 (8.70%) Blog
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (69.57%) Six Sigma
1 32 (69.57%) Business Development
2 11 (23.91%) Time Management
3 7 (15.22%) Data Visualisation
3 7 (15.22%) Statistical Modelling
3 7 (15.22%) Analytics
3 7 (15.22%) Customer Segmentation
3 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
3 7 (15.22%) Web Analytics
3 7 (15.22%) Web Development
4 5 (10.87%) Data Analysis
5 4 (8.70%) Quantitative Analysis
5 4 (8.70%) Financial Analysis
6 3 (6.52%) Quality Management
6 3 (6.52%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.17%) Product Management
7 1 (2.17%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (2.17%) Scrum
7 1 (2.17%) Marketing Intelligence
7 1 (2.17%) Competitor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (69.57%) SC Cleared
1 32 (69.57%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.39%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Google
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
West Midlands
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + £550 per month car allowance
Posted: 13 days ago