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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 762 760 592
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -168
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 130 193 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.19% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.22% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 88 124 232
Median salary £50,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,650 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £95,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
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
80737 89616 92223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.04% 87.37% 85.42%
Number of salaries quoted 68272 74479 74310
Median salary £50,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +20 70 £45,000 -48.57% 7
South East +21 24 £55,000 +4.76% 2
North West -21 19 £50,000 -9.09% 3
South West +6 7 £52,066 -13.22%
Yorkshire +20 5 £55,000 +22.22% 1
East of England +25 3 £40,000 -21.56% 1
North East - 1 £28,000 -
Benchmarking
UK

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 89 (32.36%) Finance
2 79 (28.73%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (28.73%) Degree
3 72 (26.18%) Linux
4 68 (24.73%) SQL
5 64 (23.27%) Project Management
6 56 (20.36%) Performance Tuning
7 50 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
8 49 (17.82%) Windows
8 49 (17.82%) Microsoft
9 48 (17.45%) VMware
10 46 (16.73%) MS Excel
10 46 (16.73%) VMware Infrastructure
11 44 (16.00%) Tomcat
12 43 (15.64%) Apache
12 43 (15.64%) Java
13 42 (15.27%) SQL Server
14 40 (14.55%) Analytics
15 38 (13.82%) SAN
16 37 (13.45%) Oracle
16 37 (13.45%) Python
17 36 (13.09%) Business Intelligence
17 36 (13.09%) NAS
18 33 (12.00%) Bash Shell
19 32 (11.64%) Performance Testing
19 32 (11.64%) IIS
19 32 (11.64%) Continuous Improvement
20 31 (11.27%) User Experience
20 31 (11.27%) Solaris
20 31 (11.27%) NetApp

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 44 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 43 (15.64%) Apache
3 32 (11.64%) IIS
4 24 (8.73%) OpenStack
5 19 (6.91%) WebSphere
6 18 (6.55%) Oracle Coherence
6 18 (6.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 6 (2.18%) DNN
8 5 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.45%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.09%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.73%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.73%) WordPress
12 1 (0.36%) CMS
12 1 (0.36%) JBoss
12 1 (0.36%) Mule
12 1 (0.36%) nginx
12 1 (0.36%) SAS
Applications
1 46 (16.73%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.73%) MS Office
3 11 (4.00%) Photoshop
4 7 (2.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.73%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.36%) InDesign
7 1 (0.36%) MS Project
7 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.36%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (0.73%) RMDS
3 1 (0.36%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.36%) IBM Cloud
1 23 (8.36%) SoftLayer
2 17 (6.18%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.73%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.73%) IaaS
5 2 (0.73%) SaaS
6 1 (0.36%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.36%) PaaS
6 1 (0.36%) Route 53
6 1 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 38 (13.82%) SAN
2 36 (13.09%) NAS
3 28 (10.18%) FCoE
3 28 (10.18%) Fibre Channel
3 28 (10.18%) LAN
3 28 (10.18%) Multicast
3 28 (10.18%) WAN
4 24 (8.73%) HTTP
5 16 (5.82%) iSCSI
6 10 (3.64%) DNS
7 9 (3.27%) Wireshark
8 8 (2.91%) IMAP
8 8 (2.91%) SMTP
9 6 (2.18%) TCP/IP
10 5 (1.82%) DHCP
10 5 (1.82%) HTTPS
11 4 (1.45%) Internet
12 3 (1.09%) VPN
13 2 (0.73%) RIP
13 2 (0.73%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (15.27%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (7.27%) OLTP
4 18 (6.55%) OLAP
5 17 (6.18%) DB2
5 17 (6.18%) Oracle OLAP
6 12 (4.36%) Data Mining
7 6 (2.18%) MySQL
8 5 (1.82%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.82%) HBase
9 3 (1.09%) Big Data
9 3 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.09%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.09%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.73%) Text Mining
11 1 (0.36%) Redis
11 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 26 (9.45%) Jenkins
2 17 (6.18%) Git (software)
3 11 (4.00%) Selenium
4 9 (3.27%) AQtime
4 9 (3.27%) WebLOAD
5 7 (2.55%) HP UFT
5 7 (2.55%) JIRA
5 7 (2.55%) Rational Functional Tester
5 7 (2.55%) SilkTest
6 6 (2.18%) Axure RP
6 6 (2.18%) LoadRunner
7 5 (1.82%) JMeter
8 4 (1.45%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.09%) DbUnit
9 3 (1.09%) SilkPerformer
9 3 (1.09%) Subversion
9 3 (1.09%) Toad
9 3 (1.09%) Zephyr
General
1 89 (32.36%) Finance
2 24 (8.73%) Marketing
3 23 (8.36%) Telecoms
4 21 (7.64%) Banking
5 19 (6.91%) Retail
6 17 (6.18%) Legal
7 12 (4.36%) Publishing
8 6 (2.18%) French Language
9 5 (1.82%) Back Office
9 5 (1.82%) Games
10 4 (1.45%) Automotive
10 4 (1.45%) Billing
10 4 (1.45%) Dutch Language
10 4 (1.45%) German Language
10 4 (1.45%) Italian Language
10 4 (1.45%) Russian Language
10 4 (1.45%) Spanish Language
11 3 (1.09%) Advertising
11 3 (1.09%) Front Office
12 2 (0.73%) Law
Job Titles
1 39 (14.18%) Architect
2 30 (10.91%) Infrastructure Architect
3 27 (9.82%) Developer
4 22 (8.00%) Analyst
5 17 (6.18%) Lead Architect
6 16 (5.82%) Linux Engineer
7 15 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
7 15 (5.45%) Tester
8 13 (4.73%) Android Developer
8 13 (4.73%) Project Director
9 12 (4.36%) Administrator
9 12 (4.36%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 12 (4.36%) Linux Administrator
10 11 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 11 (4.00%) Performance Tester
10 11 (4.00%) Product Manager
10 11 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
11 10 (3.64%) IT Architect
11 10 (3.64%) QA Tester
11 10 (3.64%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (9.45%) Middleware
2 25 (9.09%) LAMP
3 23 (8.36%) HTML
4 22 (8.00%) .NET
4 22 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
5 18 (6.55%) RESTful
6 15 (5.45%) J2EE
7 13 (4.73%) Android SDK
7 13 (4.73%) CSS
8 12 (4.36%) Web Services
9 9 (3.27%) HTML5
9 9 (3.27%) jQuery
10 8 (2.91%) ASP.NET
10 8 (2.91%) MAPI
11 7 (2.55%) CSS3
11 7 (2.55%) XML
12 6 (2.18%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (2.18%) SOAP
13 5 (1.82%) Cocoa
13 5 (1.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 50 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (11.27%) User Experience
3 20 (7.27%) Computer Science
3 20 (7.27%) Social Media
4 18 (6.55%) Mobile App
5 16 (5.82%) Mathematics
6 14 (5.09%) Fintech
6 14 (5.09%) Management Information System
7 12 (4.36%) Data Centre
8 11 (4.00%) Statistics
9 8 (2.91%) Algorithms
10 7 (2.55%) Physics
11 6 (2.18%) CUDA
11 6 (2.18%) Data Structures
11 6 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (2.18%) Neural Network
12 5 (1.82%) Copywriting
12 5 (1.82%) Online Games
12 5 (1.82%) Virtual Team
13 4 (1.45%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 72 (26.18%) Linux
2 49 (17.82%) Windows
3 31 (11.27%) Solaris
4 25 (9.09%) Unix
5 20 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (6.55%) Android
7 14 (5.09%) Windows Server
8 12 (4.36%) Apple iOS
9 7 (2.55%) Debian
10 5 (1.82%) CentOS
10 5 (1.82%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.09%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.73%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.36%) AIX
13 1 (0.36%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (28.73%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (23.27%) Project Management
3 56 (20.36%) Performance Tuning
4 40 (14.55%) Analytics
5 36 (13.09%) Business Intelligence
6 32 (11.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 32 (11.64%) Performance Testing
7 29 (10.55%) Risk Management
8 27 (9.82%) Configuration Management
8 27 (9.82%) Scrum
9 25 (9.09%) PRINCE2
10 24 (8.73%) Service Delivery
11 21 (7.64%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (7.64%) CRM
11 21 (7.64%) DevOps
11 21 (7.64%) E-Commerce
12 20 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (6.91%) Line Management
13 19 (6.91%) Programme Management
13 19 (6.91%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 68 (24.73%) SQL
2 43 (15.64%) Java
3 37 (13.45%) Python
4 33 (12.00%) Bash Shell
5 25 (9.09%) Korn
5 25 (9.09%) Perl
6 21 (7.64%) PHP
7 19 (6.91%) JavaScript
8 17 (6.18%) C#
8 17 (6.18%) C++
9 7 (2.55%) C
10 6 (2.18%) Apple Swift
10 6 (2.18%) Objective-C
11 5 (1.82%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.82%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.45%) R
13 3 (1.09%) Scala
14 2 (0.73%) MapBasic
15 1 (0.36%) Ruby
15 1 (0.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 79 (28.73%) Degree
2 12 (4.36%) PMI Certification
2 12 (4.36%) PMP
3 5 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (1.82%) RHCE
3 5 (1.82%) RHCT
4 4 (1.45%) CCNA
4 4 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.45%) ISEB
4 4 (1.45%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 4 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.45%) MBA
4 4 (1.45%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.09%) CISA
5 3 (1.09%) CISM
5 3 (1.09%) CISSP
6 2 (0.73%) ACDT
6 2 (0.73%) ACMT
7 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (11.27%) QA
2 15 (5.45%) SLA
3 12 (4.36%) ISO 14001
4 11 (4.00%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.45%) PCI DSS
6 3 (1.09%) COBIT
7 1 (0.36%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 46 (16.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (10.18%) NFS
2 28 (10.18%) SRDF
3 19 (6.91%) Oracle RAC
4 17 (6.18%) Hyper-V
5 16 (5.82%) Active Directory
5 16 (5.82%) KVM
5 16 (5.82%) Xen
6 8 (2.91%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.36%) Docker
8 1 (0.36%) Firmware
8 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (9.82%) Puppet
2 25 (9.09%) HAProxy
3 23 (8.36%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (3.27%) Perfmon
5 4 (1.45%) Ansible
6 3 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (1.09%) logstash
6 3 (1.09%) Nagios
6 3 (1.09%) OpenView
6 3 (1.09%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.73%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.36%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 49 (17.82%) Microsoft
2 48 (17.45%) VMware
3 37 (13.45%) Oracle
4 31 (11.27%) NetApp
5 29 (10.55%) Cisco
5 29 (10.55%) EMC
5 29 (10.55%) Intel
6 24 (8.73%) IBM
7 23 (8.36%) HP
8 22 (8.00%) Red Hat
9 12 (4.36%) Rackspace
10 11 (4.00%) Facebook
10 11 (4.00%) Twitter
11 10 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (3.27%) Adobe
13 8 (2.91%) Google
14 7 (2.55%) Apple
15 6 (2.18%) Lattice Semiconductor
15 6 (2.18%) SAP
16 4 (1.45%) Dell
Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £51,000 to £62,000 per annum Plus car allowance and excellent ben
Posted: 3 hours ago
Staffordshire
FT Select
Salary: From £51,000 to £62,000 per annum Plus car allowance and excellent ben
Posted: 3 hours ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £46235.00 per annum + +benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
CapGemini Consulting
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + plus bonus and paackage
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Sky Technology Leeds
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Posted: 22 days ago