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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 757 774 616
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -158
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 123 157 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.16% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.18% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 76 97 227
Median salary £55,000 £72,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% +20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,900 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
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
79405 88354 90032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.28% 87.39% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 66643 73784 72673
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +21 61 £52,500 -40.00% 8
South East +45 30 £70,000 +33.33% 4
North West -7 20 £52,500 +10.52% 1
East of England +25 4 £81,250 +59.31% 1
Yorkshire +8 4 £55,000 +4.76%
South West -1 4 £39,500 -39.23% 2
Benchmarking
UK

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 98 (36.16%) Finance
2 81 (29.89%) Degree
3 74 (27.31%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (25.09%) Linux
5 63 (23.25%) SQL
6 59 (21.77%) Project Management
7 55 (20.30%) Performance Tuning
8 54 (19.93%) Windows
9 51 (18.82%) MS Excel
10 48 (17.71%) SQL Server
10 48 (17.71%) Analytical Skills
11 44 (16.24%) Tomcat
12 43 (15.87%) Apache
13 42 (15.50%) VMware
14 41 (15.13%) SAN
15 40 (14.76%) Oracle
15 40 (14.76%) Risk Management
15 40 (14.76%) VMware Infrastructure
16 39 (14.39%) NAS
17 38 (14.02%) NetApp
18 37 (13.65%) Analytics
19 36 (13.28%) Continuous Improvement
19 36 (13.28%) EMC
19 36 (13.28%) Intel
19 36 (13.28%) Business Intelligence
19 36 (13.28%) Cisco
19 36 (13.28%) Solaris
20 35 (12.92%) NFS
20 35 (12.92%) LAN
20 35 (12.92%) WAN

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 (16.24%) Tomcat
2 43 (15.87%) Apache
3 33 (12.18%) IIS
4 24 (8.86%) WebSphere
5 23 (8.49%) Oracle Coherence
5 23 (8.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 19 (7.01%) OpenStack
7 6 (2.21%) DNN
8 5 (1.85%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.74%) SAS
9 2 (0.74%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.74%) WordPress
10 1 (0.37%) CMS
10 1 (0.37%) JBoss
10 1 (0.37%) Mule
10 1 (0.37%) nginx
10 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 51 (18.82%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.90%) MS Office
3 6 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.21%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.11%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.74%) SPSS
6 1 (0.37%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.37%) InDesign
6 1 (0.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (0.74%) RMDS
2 1 (0.37%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.64%) IBM Cloud
1 18 (6.64%) SoftLayer
2 16 (5.90%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.11%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (1.11%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.74%) IaaS
5 2 (0.74%) SaaS
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.37%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.37%) PaaS
6 1 (0.37%) Route 53
6 1 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 41 (15.13%) SAN
2 39 (14.39%) NAS
3 35 (12.92%) FCoE
3 35 (12.92%) Fibre Channel
3 35 (12.92%) LAN
3 35 (12.92%) Multicast
3 35 (12.92%) WAN
4 25 (9.23%) HTTP
5 21 (7.75%) iSCSI
6 6 (2.21%) DNS
7 5 (1.85%) Wireshark
8 4 (1.48%) IMAP
8 4 (1.48%) SMTP
9 3 (1.11%) Internet
9 3 (1.11%) VPN
10 2 (0.74%) ATM
10 2 (0.74%) RIP
10 2 (0.74%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.74%) UMTS
10 2 (0.74%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (17.71%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.33%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (8.12%) DB2
3 22 (8.12%) OLTP
4 21 (7.75%) OLAP
4 21 (7.75%) Oracle OLAP
5 11 (4.06%) Data Mining
6 8 (2.95%) Hadoop
6 8 (2.95%) HBase
7 6 (2.21%) Big Data
7 6 (2.21%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.48%) MySQL
8 4 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.11%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.37%) QlikView
10 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.37%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 20 (7.38%) Jenkins
2 14 (5.17%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.21%) Axure RP
4 5 (1.85%) AQtime
4 5 (1.85%) WebLOAD
5 4 (1.48%) Selenium
6 3 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.11%) JIRA
6 3 (1.11%) LoadRunner
6 3 (1.11%) Subversion
7 2 (0.74%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.74%) JMeter
7 2 (0.74%) Rational Functional Tester
7 2 (0.74%) SilkTest
8 1 (0.37%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.37%) JSUnit
8 1 (0.37%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.37%) Moq
8 1 (0.37%) SilkPerformer
8 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 98 (36.16%) Finance
2 25 (9.23%) Telecoms
3 19 (7.01%) Legal
4 17 (6.27%) Banking
4 17 (6.27%) Marketing
5 13 (4.80%) Retail
6 11 (4.06%) Publishing
7 8 (2.95%) Games
8 7 (2.58%) French Language
9 6 (2.21%) Billing
10 5 (1.85%) Automotive
10 5 (1.85%) German Language
10 5 (1.85%) Russian Language
10 5 (1.85%) Spanish Language
11 4 (1.48%) Dutch Language
11 4 (1.48%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.74%) Advertising
12 2 (0.74%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.74%) Law
12 2 (0.74%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (15.50%) Architect
2 35 (12.92%) Infrastructure Architect
3 29 (10.70%) Developer
4 27 (9.96%) Analyst
5 22 (8.12%) Lead Architect
6 17 (6.27%) Solutions Architect
7 15 (5.54%) Project Director
8 14 (5.17%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 14 (5.17%) Linux Engineer
9 13 (4.80%) Android Developer
10 12 (4.43%) Product Manager
11 10 (3.69%) Commercial Manager
11 10 (3.69%) Senior Manager
12 9 (3.32%) Database Architect
12 9 (3.32%) IT Architect
12 9 (3.32%) IT Infrastructure Architect
12 9 (3.32%) Network Infrastructure Architect
12 9 (3.32%) Storage Architect
12 9 (3.32%) Unix Architect
12 9 (3.32%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (10.33%) Middleware
2 20 (7.38%) LAMP
3 17 (6.27%) RabbitMQ
4 16 (5.90%) .NET
4 16 (5.90%) RESTful
5 15 (5.54%) HTML
6 13 (4.80%) Android SDK
7 10 (3.69%) J2EE
8 9 (3.32%) ASP.NET
9 7 (2.58%) CSS
9 7 (2.58%) HTML5
9 7 (2.58%) jQuery
9 7 (2.58%) Web Services
10 5 (1.85%) AngularJS
10 5 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (1.85%) CSS3
11 4 (1.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (1.48%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 4 (1.48%) Spark Streaming
11 4 (1.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 48 (17.71%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (9.23%) User Experience
3 20 (7.38%) Mobile App
4 17 (6.27%) Computer Science
4 17 (6.27%) Management Information System
4 17 (6.27%) Social Media
5 16 (5.90%) Data Centre
6 15 (5.54%) Mathematics
6 15 (5.54%) Statistics
7 14 (5.17%) Fintech
8 11 (4.06%) Algorithms
9 9 (3.32%) Data Structures
10 8 (2.95%) Driving Licence
10 8 (2.95%) Online Games
11 7 (2.58%) Physics
12 6 (2.21%) CUDA
12 6 (2.21%) Neural Network
12 6 (2.21%) Virtual Team
13 5 (1.85%) Visualisation
14 4 (1.48%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 68 (25.09%) Linux
2 54 (19.93%) Windows
3 36 (13.28%) Solaris
4 17 (6.27%) Android
4 17 (6.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (6.27%) Unix
5 10 (3.69%) Windows Server
6 8 (2.95%) Apple iOS
7 7 (2.58%) Debian
8 5 (1.85%) CentOS
8 5 (1.85%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.11%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.74%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.37%) AIX
11 1 (0.37%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (27.31%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (21.77%) Project Management
3 55 (20.30%) Performance Tuning
4 40 (14.76%) Risk Management
5 37 (13.65%) Analytics
6 36 (13.28%) Business Intelligence
6 36 (13.28%) Continuous Improvement
7 28 (10.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 27 (9.96%) Service Delivery
9 26 (9.59%) Scrum
10 24 (8.86%) CRM
10 24 (8.86%) Performance Testing
11 22 (8.12%) DevOps
12 21 (7.75%) Configuration Management
12 21 (7.75%) E-Commerce
13 20 (7.38%) Change Management
13 20 (7.38%) PRINCE2
13 20 (7.38%) Programme Management
14 19 (7.01%) Product Management
14 19 (7.01%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 63 (23.25%) SQL
2 34 (12.55%) Java
3 30 (11.07%) Python
4 26 (9.59%) Bash Shell
5 20 (7.38%) Korn
5 20 (7.38%) Perl
6 17 (6.27%) JavaScript
7 16 (5.90%) PHP
8 14 (5.17%) C#
9 13 (4.80%) C++
10 9 (3.32%) C
11 6 (2.21%) Scala
12 5 (1.85%) R
12 5 (1.85%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.11%) Apple Swift
13 3 (1.11%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.74%) Go
14 2 (0.74%) MapBasic
14 2 (0.74%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 81 (29.89%) Degree
2 14 (5.17%) PMI Certification
2 14 (5.17%) PMP
3 7 (2.58%) HNC
4 6 (2.21%) HND
5 4 (1.48%) CCNA
5 4 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.48%) RHCE
5 4 (1.48%) RHCT
6 3 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.74%) ACDT
7 2 (0.74%) ACMT
8 1 (0.37%) ISEB
8 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.37%) PhD
8 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.38%) SLA
2 17 (6.27%) QA
3 14 (5.17%) Data Quality
3 14 (5.17%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.37%) ISO27002
4 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (14.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (12.92%) NFS
2 35 (12.92%) SRDF
3 24 (8.86%) Oracle RAC
4 22 (8.12%) Hyper-V
5 21 (7.75%) KVM
5 21 (7.75%) Xen
6 11 (4.06%) Active Directory
7 4 (1.48%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.11%) Docker
9 2 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.37%) etcd
10 1 (0.37%) Firmware
10 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (7.75%) Puppet
2 20 (7.38%) HAProxy
3 18 (6.64%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.85%) Perfmon
5 4 (1.48%) Ansible
6 3 (1.11%) logstash
6 3 (1.11%) Nagios
7 2 (0.74%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.37%) Consul
8 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.37%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.37%) NSN NetAct
8 1 (0.37%) OpenView
8 1 (0.37%) RSA Archer
8 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 42 (15.50%) VMware
2 40 (14.76%) Oracle
3 38 (14.02%) NetApp
4 36 (13.28%) Cisco
4 36 (13.28%) EMC
4 36 (13.28%) Intel
5 34 (12.55%) Microsoft
6 28 (10.33%) IBM
7 19 (7.01%) Red Hat
8 15 (5.54%) HP
9 13 (4.80%) Facebook
9 13 (4.80%) Twitter
10 11 (4.06%) Google
11 10 (3.69%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (2.58%) Adobe
12 7 (2.58%) Rackspace
13 6 (2.21%) Computacenter
13 6 (2.21%) Lattice Semiconductor
14 5 (1.85%) Remedy
15 4 (1.48%) Dell
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Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
SLS Services Ltd
Salary: £40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Chelsea Apps Factory Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum DOE, pension, free breakfast
Posted: 8 days ago
Mansfield
greywood
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Boden
Posted: 14 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 45,000- 60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Busuu
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum 20% bonus, share options
Posted: 8 days ago
London
CapGemini Consulting
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £31,383 to £41,373 per annum AfC Band 7
Posted: 25 days ago