The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 188 229 198
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -31
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 16 7 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.38% 0.13% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.16% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 12
Median salary £70,000 £60,000 £95,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -36.84%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
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
3735 4463 4860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 87.94% 85.06% 82.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2905 3475 3230
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Benchmarking as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +18 15 £69,250 -
Maidenhead -3 1 £70,000 +16.66%
Benchmarking
South East

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 18 (62.07%) Degree
2 16 (55.17%) Finance
2 16 (55.17%) Project Management
3 15 (51.72%) Telecoms
3 15 (51.72%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (48.28%) Legal
4 14 (48.28%) ISO 14001
4 14 (48.28%) Six Sigma
4 14 (48.28%) PMP
4 14 (48.28%) PMI Certification
4 14 (48.28%) PRINCE2
5 13 (44.83%) CRM
5 13 (44.83%) Programme Management
5 13 (44.83%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
7 7 (24.14%) .NET
8 6 (20.69%) C#
8 6 (20.69%) SQL
8 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
9 5 (17.24%) IIS
9 5 (17.24%) C++
9 5 (17.24%) Windows
9 5 (17.24%) SAN
9 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
9 5 (17.24%) Wireshark
9 5 (17.24%) QA
9 5 (17.24%) Perfmon
9 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
9 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (17.24%) Performance Engineering

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 5 (17.24%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) SAN
1 5 (17.24%) Wireshark
2 4 (13.79%) IMAP
2 4 (13.79%) NAS
2 4 (13.79%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) AQtime
1 5 (17.24%) WebLOAD
2 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.45%) MSTest
2 1 (3.45%) Selenium
2 1 (3.45%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (3.45%) Subversion
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (55.17%) Finance
2 15 (51.72%) Telecoms
3 14 (48.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Project Director
2 5 (17.24%) Performance Tester
2 5 (17.24%) Software Tester
2 5 (17.24%) Tester
3 4 (13.79%) Problem Manager
3 4 (13.79%) QA Tester
3 4 (13.79%) Software QA Tester
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Developer
6 1 (3.45%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Report Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Performance Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) .NET
2 4 (13.79%) MAPI
3 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.90%) jQuery
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.45%) CSS
4 1 (3.45%) CSS3
4 1 (3.45%) HTML
4 1 (3.45%) HTML5
4 1 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.45%) lodash
4 1 (3.45%) Semantic HTML
4 1 (3.45%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
1 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.90%) PMI
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
1 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Project Management
2 15 (51.72%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (48.28%) PRINCE2
3 14 (48.28%) Six Sigma
4 13 (44.83%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 13 (44.83%) CRM
4 13 (44.83%) Programme Management
5 5 (17.24%) Performance Engineering
5 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.79%) Change Management
6 4 (13.79%) ITIL
6 4 (13.79%) ITIL V3
6 4 (13.79%) Problem Management
6 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) Service Management
7 2 (6.90%) Analytics
7 2 (6.90%) ERP
7 2 (6.90%) Financial Modelling
8 1 (3.45%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) C#
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) C++
3 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) VB
4 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (62.07%) Degree
2 14 (48.28%) PMI Certification
2 14 (48.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (48.28%) ISO 14001
2 5 (17.24%) QA
3 4 (13.79%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) VMware ESX
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Remedy
2 4 (13.79%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) Hyperion
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) Huawei