Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Benchmarking
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 291 256 264
Rank change year-on-year -35 +8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 10 25 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.13% 0.33% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.37% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 6
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +13.51% -7.50%
10th Percentile £40,875 £35,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,250 £86,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £44,250 £48,750
% change year-on-year -3.95% -9.23% -7.14%

Benchmarking is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7286 6809 6739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.12% 91.15% 90.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6027 5837 5594
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £63,750 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Benchmarking
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Benchmarking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Benchmarking in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Benchmarking in Manchester

Benchmarking
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheadle - 4 £42,500 -
Altrincham - 2 £52,500 -
Benchmarking
North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (40.00%) Freedom of Information Act
2 4 (40.00%) QMS
2 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (40.00%) Freedom of Information
2 4 (40.00%) Workflow
2 4 (40.00%) e-Learning
2 4 (40.00%) Quality Management
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) OOP
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) Line Management
2 4 (40.00%) User Experience
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Python

Benchmarking
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (10.00%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) JMeter
2 1 (10.00%) RSpec
2 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Technology Risk Manager
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Process Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) CoreNLP
4 1 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (10.00%) Keras
4 1 (10.00%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (10.00%) Node.js
4 1 (10.00%) scikit-learn
4 1 (10.00%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (40.00%) e-Learning
1 4 (40.00%) Freedom of Information
1 4 (40.00%) Freedom of Information Act
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) CentOS
1 1 (10.00%) Fedora
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (40.00%) Line Management
2 4 (40.00%) OOP
2 4 (40.00%) QMS
2 4 (40.00%) Quality Management
2 4 (40.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) Internal Audit
3 2 (20.00%) IT Audit
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Secure Coding
3 2 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) R
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) ACCA
2 2 (20.00%) CISA
2 2 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PA-DSS
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Kibana
1 1 (10.00%) logstash
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) SAP