The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Benchmarking
Rank 87 100 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.19% 0.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Benchmarking
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
896 871 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 83.58% 84.56% 79.13%
Number of salaries quoted 678 794 809
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Benchmarking Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Benchmarking
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 2 £45,000 -
Benchmarking
East of England

Benchmarking
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking.

1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SLA
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 3 (60.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) JMS
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) HPUX
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) WebLogic
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) JMS
1 2 (40.00%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) HPUX
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 3 (60.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle