The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Benchmarking
Rank 208 192 168
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -24
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 2 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.040% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.046% 0.18% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 9
Average salary £53,750 £65,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.30% +71.05%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Benchmarking
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4305 3795 3044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 87.08% 83.01% 80.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3445 2991 2454
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Benchmarking Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Benchmarking
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
Leeds -9 2 £53,750 -17.30%
Benchmarking
Yorkshire

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) SAP
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Change Control
3 3 (50.00%) FMCG
3 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (50.00%) Logistics
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Dependency Management
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (50.00%) ERP
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (16.67%) Code Coverage
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) FTP
4 1 (16.67%) WSH
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) XML

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
1 1 (16.67%) Software Development Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
1 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Software Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) WSH
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) FMCG
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) CMDB
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Change Control
2 3 (50.00%) Logistics
2 3 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 1 (16.67%) Code Coverage
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) SAP
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) VMware