The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Benchmarking
Rank 95 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.30% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £56,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-24.77% +61.42%
Benchmarking
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1151 1339 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.93% 85.94% 80.97%
Number of salaries quoted 698 867 535
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Benchmarking Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) MBA
2 6 (85.71%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (85.71%) CISSP
2 6 (85.71%) Cryptography
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) UNIX
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WLAN
2 6 (85.71%) CISA
2 6 (85.71%) CISM
2 6 (85.71%) Management Information System
2 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) COBIT
2 6 (85.71%) SCADA
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 6 (85.71%) Data Protection
2 6 (85.71%) PCI DSS
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Information Assurance
2 6 (85.71%) Mobile Payment
2 6 (85.71%) Cyber Security

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JMeter
1 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Information Manager
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security Manager
1 6 (85.71%) Senior Security Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) Senior Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) Senior Manager
1 6 (85.71%) Security Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) Senior Information Security Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) Cyber Security Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) Cyber Security Manager
1 6 (85.71%) Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Cryptography
1 6 (85.71%) Management Information System
1 6 (85.71%) SCADA
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
1 6 (85.71%) Mobile Payment
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) UNIX
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Risk Assessment
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) Data Protection
1 6 (85.71%) Information Assurance
1 6 (85.71%) Cyber Security
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
2 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) MBA
1 6 (85.71%) CISSP
1 6 (85.71%) CISA
1 6 (85.71%) CISM
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (85.71%) COBIT
1 6 (85.71%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle