The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Benchmarking
Rank 131 140 152
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +12
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 4 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.19% 0.28% 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.35% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 1
Average salary £36,250 £62,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.53% -11.42%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £54,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +47.94%
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 Cambridgeshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1734 2024 2126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 81.87% 80.51% 75.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1431 1682 1814
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Benchmarking Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Benchmarking
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Cambridge +11 4 £36,250 -41.53%
Benchmarking
East of England

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 9 (90.00%) Python
2 8 (80.00%) C++
3 7 (70.00%) C
3 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Multimedia
4 5 (50.00%) Perl
4 5 (50.00%) PHP
4 5 (50.00%) MySQL
4 5 (50.00%) UNIX
4 5 (50.00%) Internet
4 5 (50.00%) Electronics
4 5 (50.00%) Verilog
4 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (50.00%) OpenCL
4 5 (50.00%) OpenGL ES
4 5 (50.00%) Direct3D
4 5 (50.00%) Internet of Things
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) CUDA
7 2 (20.00%) Android
7 2 (20.00%) SaaS
7 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
7 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (20.00%) Product Management
8 1 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (10.00%) Open Source
8 1 (10.00%) Software Packaging
8 1 (10.00%) Marketing

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (50.00%) Electronics
1 5 (50.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Verification Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Python Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Python Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Social Media Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Direct3D
1 5 (50.00%) OpenCL
1 5 (50.00%) OpenGL ES
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (50.00%) Verilog
2 5 (50.00%) Internet of Things
3 3 (30.00%) CUDA
4 1 (10.00%) Social Media
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) UNIX
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Android
3 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (10.00%) Social Media Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Python
2 8 (80.00%) C++
3 7 (70.00%) C
4 5 (50.00%) Perl
4 5 (50.00%) PHP
4 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Facebook
1 1 (10.00%) Twitter