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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Benchmarking
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 - 134
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.31% - 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% - 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Median salary £76,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +13.63% +3.52%  

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 1753 2099 1734
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.21% 87.49% 85.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1428 1541 1402
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Benchmarking in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 8 (88.89%) Project Management
1 8 (88.89%) Management Information System
1 8 (88.89%) Service Delivery
2 7 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (77.78%) Translating Business Requirements
2 7 (77.78%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 7 (77.78%) Planning and Forecasting
2 7 (77.78%) Risk Management
2 7 (77.78%) PRINCE2
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) QA
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) VBA

Benchmarking
Co-occurring 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 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Vendor Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Vendor Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Project Management
1 8 (88.89%) Service Delivery
2 7 (77.78%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 7 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (77.78%) Planning and Forecasting
2 7 (77.78%) PRINCE2
2 7 (77.78%) Risk Management
2 7 (77.78%) Translating Business Requirements
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) VB
1 1 (11.11%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA