The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 258 292 305
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +13
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 7 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.28% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.33% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 6
Average salary £80,000 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +29.41%
Benchmarking
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5960 8711 8853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 88.14% 85.21% 85.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5311 7470 7489
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Benchmarking Salary Trend in the City of London

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the City of London region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in the City of London

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (39.13%) SQL
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
3 6 (26.09%) Data Modelling
3 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (26.09%) Asset Management
3 6 (26.09%) Data Management
3 6 (26.09%) TOGAF
3 6 (26.09%) Investment Management
4 5 (21.74%) Business Development
4 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (21.74%) Target Operating Model
4 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
4 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (21.74%) Project Management
5 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
5 4 (17.39%) SAS
5 4 (17.39%) Trillium
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle
5 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
5 4 (17.39%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (17.39%) Data Structures
5 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
5 4 (17.39%) Dimensional Modelling
5 4 (17.39%) Data Integration
5 4 (17.39%) Data Architecture
5 4 (17.39%) DataFlux

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 4 (17.39%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
1 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.35%) OLTP
4 1 (4.35%) Power BI
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Axure RP
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Publishing
3 1 (4.35%) Back Office
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Data Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Data Integration Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Integration Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) ETL Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Head of User Experience
5 2 (8.70%) Reinsurance Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Statistician
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Middleware
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Data Integration
2 4 (17.39%) Data Structures
2 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
3 3 (13.04%) User Experience
4 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
4 2 (8.70%) Data Extraction
4 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
4 2 (8.70%) NHS
4 2 (8.70%) Reinsurance
4 2 (8.70%) Statistics
5 1 (4.35%) Copywriting
5 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Android
1 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Asset Management
1 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Data Management
1 6 (26.09%) Data Modelling
1 6 (26.09%) Investment Management
1 6 (26.09%) TOGAF
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) Business Development
2 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
2 5 (21.74%) Project Management
2 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (21.74%) Target Operating Model
3 4 (17.39%) Data Architecture
3 4 (17.39%) Dimensional Modelling
3 4 (17.39%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (13.04%) ETL
4 3 (13.04%) Line Management
4 3 (13.04%) Process Improvement
4 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.70%) Python
2 2 (8.70%) R
2 2 (8.70%) VBA
3 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) PhD
1 2 (8.70%) Postgraduate
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) DataFlux
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
1 4 (17.39%) Trillium
2 1 (4.35%) Tableau