The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 198 200 212
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 19 34 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.39% 0.62% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.73% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 10
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -21.29%
Benchmarking
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4148 4630 4653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.40% 84.60% 80.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3353 3289 3323
Average salary £52,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.95% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Benchmarking Salary Trend in Berkshire

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Benchmarking
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Reading +11 14 £55,000 +12.82% 1
Maidenhead -2 3 £60,000 -
Slough - 1 £44,000 -
Windsor - 1 £90,000 -
Benchmarking
South East

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 19 (76.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 16 (64.00%) .NET
3 15 (60.00%) C#
4 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (56.00%) QA
5 13 (52.00%) WebLOAD
5 13 (52.00%) AQtime
5 13 (52.00%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (52.00%) Performance Engineering
5 13 (52.00%) Perfmon
5 13 (52.00%) Windows Server
5 13 (52.00%) IIS
5 13 (52.00%) Windows
5 13 (52.00%) C++
5 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (52.00%) SAN
5 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (52.00%) Wireshark
6 12 (48.00%) Computer Science
6 12 (48.00%) Degree
6 12 (48.00%) IMAP
6 12 (48.00%) VMware
6 12 (48.00%) VMware ESX
6 12 (48.00%) MAPI
6 12 (48.00%) SMTP
6 12 (48.00%) NAS
6 12 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (28.00%) ITIL
8 6 (24.00%) SLA

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 13 (52.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) SAN
1 13 (52.00%) Wireshark
2 12 (48.00%) IMAP
2 12 (48.00%) NAS
2 12 (48.00%) SMTP
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.00%) Network Security
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (4.00%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (52.00%) AQtime
1 13 (52.00%) WebLOAD
2 2 (8.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (8.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) JMeter
3 1 (4.00%) LoadUI
3 1 (4.00%) MSTest
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Performance Tester
1 12 (48.00%) Tester
2 11 (44.00%) Software Tester
3 10 (40.00%) QA Tester
3 10 (40.00%) Software QA Tester
4 3 (12.00%) Incident Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Problem Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Major Incident Manager
5 2 (8.00%) QA Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior QA Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Developer
6 1 (4.00%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Non-Functional Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Performance Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) MAPI
3 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.00%) jQuery
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.00%) CSS
4 1 (4.00%) CSS3
4 1 (4.00%) HTML
4 1 (4.00%) HTML5
4 1 (4.00%) J2EE
4 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (4.00%) lodash
4 1 (4.00%) Middleware
4 1 (4.00%) Semantic HTML
4 1 (4.00%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) e-Health
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
1 13 (52.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (52.00%) Performance Engineering
1 13 (52.00%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (28.00%) ITIL
3 6 (24.00%) Change Management
3 6 (24.00%) ITIL V3
3 6 (24.00%) Problem Management
3 6 (24.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (24.00%) Service Management
4 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Analytics
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Automation Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 1 (4.00%) Front End Development
6 1 (4.00%) Load Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (4.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 15 (60.00%) C#
3 13 (52.00%) C++
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) Java
6 1 (4.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (56.00%) QA
2 6 (24.00%) SLA
3 1 (4.00%) HL7
System Software
1 19 (76.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (48.00%) VMware ESX
2 12 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (52.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) VMware
3 6 (24.00%) Remedy
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) webMethods
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