The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Benchmarking
Rank 89 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.26% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
Benchmarking
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
607 510 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 78.12% 86.15% 75.09%
Number of salaries quoted 536 432 371
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Benchmarking Salary Trend in Dorset

Benchmarking
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Bournemouth - 2 £25,000 -
Benchmarking
South West

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
1 4 (57.14%) ERP
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Ruby
1 4 (57.14%) QA
1 4 (57.14%) Blog
1 4 (57.14%) WATIR
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
1 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
1 4 (57.14%) WebDriver
1 4 (57.14%) Open Source
1 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
1 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
1 4 (57.14%) Gherkin
1 4 (57.14%) GitHub
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
1 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) EMC
2 2 (28.57%) NetApp
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (28.57%) VMware

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) WATIR
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
1 4 (57.14%) WebDriver
1 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) QA Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Quality Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Storage Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Blog
1 4 (57.14%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
1 4 (57.14%) ERP
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
1 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
1 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Ruby
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (28.57%) VCP5
1 2 (28.57%) NCDA
1 2 (28.57%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) EMC
1 2 (28.57%) NetApp
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Lotus