The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Benchmarking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Benchmarking
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 122 - 116
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.16% - 0.058%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% - 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £83,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.42% +5.55%  

Benchmarking is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1646 2043 1423
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 90.04% 87.23% 82.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1288 1572 1178
Median salary £45,000 £43,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.04% -3.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Benchmarking
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Benchmarking as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Benchmarking in Birmingham

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Benchmarking in Birmingham

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Benchmarking in Birmingham over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Benchmarking in Birmingham

Benchmarking
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (50.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 2 (50.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (25.00%) HND
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) PTC Creo
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) CAD
3 1 (25.00%) CAE
3 1 (25.00%) Automotive
3 1 (25.00%) Windchill
3 1 (25.00%) Pro/ENGINEER

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (25.00%) PTC Creo
1 1 (25.00%) Windchill
General
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Mechanical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Vendor Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Vendor Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Planning and Forecasting
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) CAD
3 1 (25.00%) CAE
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) HND