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

Benchmarking
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 207 218
Rank change year-on-year +25 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 4 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.11% 0.092% 0.020%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.10% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Median salary £31,500 £35,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -36.36%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3248 3925 4453
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 91.31% 90.56% 89.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2867 3192 3459
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Benchmarking
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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 in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Benchmarking in West Yorkshire

Benchmarking
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wakefield - 2 - -
Leeds +21 1 - -
Castleford - 1 £31,500 -
Benchmarking
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience

Benchmarking
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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%) Microsoft Excel
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Data Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Service Transition Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Transition Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Metrics Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree