The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Benchmarking
North West / Manchester
Rank 198 176 184
Rank change year-on-year -22 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 1 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.026% 0.18% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.028% 0.20% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Median salary - £38,750 £24,906
Median salary % change year-on-year - +55.58%  
UK excluding London median salary £44,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.84% +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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3557 3032 3291
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.56% 89.89% 88.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2999 2504 2714
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Benchmarking
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Benchmarking in Manchester

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (33.33%) MBA
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) SEO
2 2 (33.33%) E-Procurement
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Google
2 2 (33.33%) Pay per click
2 2 (33.33%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Operations Management
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Google Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Social Media
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) iPad
3 1 (16.67%) Hitwise
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) AdWords
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Power BI
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Head of IT
2 1 (16.67%) Head of IT Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Insight Manager
2 1 (16.67%) PPC Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
1 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) E-Procurement
2 2 (33.33%) Operations Management
2 2 (33.33%) Pay per click
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 2 (33.33%) Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) SEO
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Copywriting
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Social Media Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Google
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Hitwise
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Greater Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Greater Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago