The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 754 692 748
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +56
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 151 243 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.24% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.27% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 117 184 150
Median salary £48,850 £68,750 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.94% +16.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £98,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -27.27%
Benchmarking
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
84211 88506 95091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.73% 85.91% 85.36%
Number of salaries quoted 70862 72288 77374
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Benchmarking as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in England

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in England

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

Benchmarking Salary Trend in England

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in England

Benchmarking
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
London -38 77 £61,250 -30.00% 20
South East -2 30 £55,000 -2.22% 2
East of England +6 13 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Yorkshire +8 8 £35,000 +52.17% 4
South West -4 8 £39,500 -4.81%
North West +17 7 £40,000 +110.52% 4
East Midlands +14 7 £44,000 +76.00%
West Midlands -23 1 £60,000 +37.93%
Benchmarking
UK

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 England region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 87 (31.29%) Finance
2 84 (30.22%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (27.34%) Degree
4 66 (23.74%) SQL
5 65 (23.38%) Analytical Skills
6 59 (21.22%) Microsoft
7 57 (20.50%) Linux
8 53 (19.06%) Performance Tuning
9 47 (16.91%) QA
10 45 (16.19%) VMware
11 44 (15.83%) VMware Infrastructure
12 41 (14.75%) MS Excel
13 38 (13.67%) Java
14 37 (13.31%) ITIL
14 37 (13.31%) Project Management
15 36 (12.95%) User Experience
16 35 (12.59%) SQL Server
17 33 (11.87%) Unix
17 33 (11.87%) Git (software)
18 32 (11.51%) .NET
18 32 (11.51%) Scrum
18 32 (11.51%) Retail
19 31 (11.15%) Windows
20 29 (10.43%) Open Source
20 29 (10.43%) Computer Science
21 28 (10.07%) Banking
21 28 (10.07%) HTML
21 28 (10.07%) Analytics
22 27 (9.71%) Tomcat
22 27 (9.71%) Python

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 27 (9.71%) Tomcat
2 23 (8.27%) Apache
3 21 (7.55%) IIS
4 12 (4.32%) OpenStack
5 9 (3.24%) SAS
6 8 (2.88%) Cloud Foundry
7 7 (2.52%) Oracle Coherence
7 7 (2.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 7 (2.52%) SharePoint
7 7 (2.52%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.80%) DNN
9 4 (1.44%) Apache Spark
9 4 (1.44%) GemFire
10 3 (1.08%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.72%) CMS
Applications
1 41 (14.75%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.96%) MS Office
2 11 (3.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (3.60%) Photoshop
4 8 (2.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (2.16%) OmniGraffle
6 5 (1.80%) SPSS
7 2 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.72%) InDesign
7 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (1.08%) RMDS
3 2 (0.72%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.32%) PaaS
1 12 (4.32%) SoftLayer
2 10 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.88%) GitHub
3 8 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.52%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.44%) IaaS
6 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.63%) SAN
2 23 (8.27%) NAS
3 13 (4.68%) Wireshark
4 12 (4.32%) HTTP
4 12 (4.32%) IMAP
4 12 (4.32%) SMTP
5 11 (3.96%) FCoE
5 11 (3.96%) Fibre Channel
5 11 (3.96%) LAN
5 11 (3.96%) Multicast
5 11 (3.96%) WAN
6 8 (2.88%) iSCSI
7 5 (1.80%) DHCP
7 5 (1.80%) DNS
7 5 (1.80%) HTTPS
7 5 (1.80%) Internet
7 5 (1.80%) SNMP
7 5 (1.80%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.44%) AMQP
9 2 (0.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (12.59%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.68%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (4.32%) OLTP
4 9 (3.24%) Hadoop
4 9 (3.24%) HBase
5 8 (2.88%) Data Mining
6 7 (2.52%) Big Data
7 6 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.80%) OLAP
8 5 (1.80%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.44%) Apache Hive
9 4 (1.44%) DB2
9 4 (1.44%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (1.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.08%) MySQL
11 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.36%) BODI
12 1 (0.36%) DataStage
12 1 (0.36%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 33 (11.87%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.99%) Jenkins
3 18 (6.47%) Selenium
4 13 (4.68%) AQtime
4 13 (4.68%) WebLOAD
5 12 (4.32%) JUnit
6 11 (3.96%) Axure RP
7 10 (3.60%) HP UFT
7 10 (3.60%) Rational Functional Tester
7 10 (3.60%) SilkTest
8 9 (3.24%) Cucumber
8 9 (3.24%) Eclipse
9 8 (2.88%) Gradle
10 7 (2.52%) JIRA
10 7 (2.52%) LoadRunner
11 6 (2.16%) JMeter
12 5 (1.80%) Jasmine
12 5 (1.80%) RSpec
12 5 (1.80%) Subversion
13 4 (1.44%) Zephyr
General
1 87 (31.29%) Finance
2 32 (11.51%) Retail
3 28 (10.07%) Banking
4 25 (8.99%) Marketing
5 16 (5.76%) Publishing
6 10 (3.60%) Back Office
7 9 (3.24%) Manufacturing
8 8 (2.88%) Legal
9 5 (1.80%) Front Office
9 5 (1.80%) Games
10 4 (1.44%) Financial Institution
11 3 (1.08%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.72%) Brand Awareness
12 2 (0.72%) Electronics
12 2 (0.72%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.72%) Local Government
12 2 (0.72%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.72%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.36%) Advertising
13 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 35 (12.59%) Developer
2 33 (11.87%) Analyst
3 25 (8.99%) Architect
4 22 (7.91%) Tester
5 18 (6.47%) Android Developer
6 17 (6.12%) Senior Developer
7 16 (5.76%) Software Tester
8 13 (4.68%) Consultant
8 13 (4.68%) Performance Tester
9 12 (4.32%) Infrastructure Architect
9 12 (4.32%) QA Tester
9 12 (4.32%) Senior Android Developer
10 11 (3.96%) HR Manager
11 10 (3.60%) Linux Engineer
11 10 (3.60%) Software Developer
11 10 (3.60%) Software QA Tester
11 10 (3.60%) Systems Manager
12 9 (3.24%) Administrator
12 9 (3.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 9 (3.24%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (11.51%) .NET
2 28 (10.07%) HTML
3 22 (7.91%) RESTful
4 20 (7.19%) J2EE
5 19 (6.83%) Middleware
6 18 (6.47%) Android SDK
7 17 (6.12%) Web Services
8 14 (5.04%) CSS
9 12 (4.32%) Gson
9 12 (4.32%) LAMP
9 12 (4.32%) MAPI
9 12 (4.32%) RabbitMQ
10 10 (3.60%) jQuery
11 9 (3.24%) REST
11 9 (3.24%) XML
12 8 (2.88%) CSS3
12 8 (2.88%) JSON
12 8 (2.88%) Spring
12 8 (2.88%) Spring Boot
12 8 (2.88%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 65 (23.38%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (12.95%) User Experience
3 29 (10.43%) Computer Science
4 22 (7.91%) Social Media
5 17 (6.12%) Data Centre
6 16 (5.76%) Management Information System
6 16 (5.76%) Mathematics
7 15 (5.40%) Mobile App
8 9 (3.24%) Data Integration
9 7 (2.52%) Statistics
10 6 (2.16%) Physics
10 6 (2.16%) Psychology
11 5 (1.80%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.80%) Copywriting
11 5 (1.80%) CUDA
11 5 (1.80%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.80%) Fintech
11 5 (1.80%) FMCG
11 5 (1.80%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 57 (20.50%) Linux
2 33 (11.87%) Unix
3 31 (11.15%) Windows
4 25 (8.99%) Android
5 16 (5.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (5.40%) Windows Server
7 14 (5.04%) Solaris
8 13 (4.68%) Apple iOS
9 8 (2.88%) Data ONTAP
10 3 (1.08%) CentOS
10 3 (1.08%) Debian
10 3 (1.08%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.72%) VMS
12 1 (0.36%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (30.22%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (19.06%) Performance Tuning
3 37 (13.31%) ITIL
3 37 (13.31%) Project Management
4 32 (11.51%) Scrum
5 29 (10.43%) Open Source
6 28 (10.07%) Analytics
7 27 (9.71%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (9.71%) E-Commerce
7 27 (9.71%) Information Security
8 26 (9.35%) TDD
9 24 (8.63%) Continuous Improvement
10 22 (7.91%) Automated Testing
10 22 (7.91%) Translating Business Requirements
10 22 (7.91%) Unit Testing
11 20 (7.19%) Performance Testing
12 19 (6.83%) Configuration Management
12 19 (6.83%) Functional Testing
13 18 (6.47%) Android Development
14 17 (6.12%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (23.74%) SQL
2 38 (13.67%) Java
3 27 (9.71%) Python
4 23 (8.27%) C++
5 22 (7.91%) Bash Shell
5 22 (7.91%) JavaScript
6 21 (7.55%) C#
7 19 (6.83%) C
8 12 (4.32%) Korn
8 12 (4.32%) Perl
9 9 (3.24%) PHP
10 8 (2.88%) PowerShell
10 8 (2.88%) Shell Script
11 7 (2.52%) VB.NET
12 6 (2.16%) Apple Swift
12 6 (2.16%) Objective-C
12 6 (2.16%) R
12 6 (2.16%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.16%) VBA
13 5 (1.80%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 76 (27.34%) Degree
2 17 (6.12%) CISM
3 12 (4.32%) CISA
3 12 (4.32%) CISSP
4 10 (3.60%) MBA
4 10 (3.60%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.88%) NCDA
5 8 (2.88%) NCIE
5 8 (2.88%) VCP5
5 8 (2.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (2.16%) ISEB
6 6 (2.16%) ISTQB
6 6 (2.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 6 (2.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.08%) PhD
8 3 (1.08%) RHCE
8 3 (1.08%) RHCT
9 2 (0.72%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.72%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (16.91%) QA
2 17 (6.12%) COBIT
3 13 (4.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (3.96%) Data Quality
4 11 (3.96%) PCI DSS
4 11 (3.96%) SLA
5 4 (1.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.36%) HL7
System Software
1 44 (15.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (8.63%) Active Directory
3 12 (4.32%) VMware ESX
4 11 (3.96%) NFS
4 11 (3.96%) SRDF
5 8 (2.88%) Hyper-V
5 8 (2.88%) KVM
5 8 (2.88%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (2.88%) vSphere
5 8 (2.88%) Xen
6 4 (1.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (1.44%) HDFS
7 1 (0.36%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (6.12%) Puppet
2 13 (4.68%) Perfmon
3 12 (4.32%) HAProxy
4 11 (3.96%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (1.08%) OpenView
6 3 (1.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 59 (21.22%) Microsoft
2 45 (16.19%) VMware
3 25 (8.99%) Oracle
4 19 (6.83%) NetApp
5 17 (6.12%) HP
6 16 (5.76%) Red Hat
7 14 (5.04%) IBM
7 14 (5.04%) SAP
8 13 (4.68%) Facebook
8 13 (4.68%) Twitter
9 12 (4.32%) Adobe
9 12 (4.32%) Google
10 11 (3.96%) Cisco
10 11 (3.96%) EMC
10 11 (3.96%) Intel
11 10 (3.60%) Rackspace
12 7 (2.52%) DataFlux
12 7 (2.52%) Trillium
13 6 (2.16%) Apple
13 6 (2.16%) Remedy
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 38 minutes ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 57 minutes ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £90 - £120 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
City University London
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capgemini UK
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton, London UK
Reed Business Information
Salary: Up to 47k + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Premier Media
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Iver
TDA Group
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridgeshire
TRG
Salary: 30000-50000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Development and Infrastructure
Salary: £80k - 100k per year
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 20 days ago