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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 750 706 695
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -11
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 147 232 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.26% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 112 189 204
Median salary £45,000 £67,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -29.16%
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
80602 89745 96338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.96% 86.74% 85.54%
Number of salaries quoted 68224 74178 78753
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £74,000 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -8 82 £52,500 -40.00% 9
South East +20 16 £45,000 -7.69%
North West +16 16 £35,000 -36.36% 2
East of England +34 14 £40,000 +14.28% 1
East Midlands +10 7 £44,000 +76.00%
South West +10 6 £47,316 +5.14%
Yorkshire +15 3 - -
West Midlands -22 1 £50,000 +17.64% 1
North East - 1 £28,000 -
Benchmarking
UK

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 92 (31.08%) Finance
2 89 (30.07%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (27.03%) Linux
4 77 (26.01%) Degree
5 76 (25.68%) SQL
6 65 (21.96%) Microsoft
7 62 (20.95%) Performance Tuning
8 57 (19.26%) Analytical Skills
9 53 (17.91%) Java
9 53 (17.91%) VMware
10 51 (17.23%) MS Excel
10 51 (17.23%) VMware Infrastructure
11 50 (16.89%) Project Management
12 47 (15.88%) QA
13 46 (15.54%) Tomcat
13 46 (15.54%) Windows
14 43 (14.53%) SQL Server
15 41 (13.85%) Apache
16 40 (13.51%) Unix
17 39 (13.18%) Python
18 37 (12.50%) Jenkins
19 36 (12.16%) SAN
20 35 (11.82%) Oracle
20 35 (11.82%) Scrum
20 35 (11.82%) Bash Shell
21 34 (11.49%) NAS
22 33 (11.15%) Performance Testing
22 33 (11.15%) Analytics
23 32 (10.81%) Git (software)
23 32 (10.81%) Banking

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 46 (15.54%) Tomcat
2 41 (13.85%) Apache
3 31 (10.47%) IIS
4 23 (7.77%) OpenStack
5 14 (4.73%) WebSphere
6 13 (4.39%) Oracle Coherence
6 13 (4.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 8 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
8 7 (2.36%) SharePoint
9 6 (2.03%) DNN
9 6 (2.03%) SAS
10 5 (1.69%) Apache Spark
10 5 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (1.35%) GemFire
12 3 (1.01%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.68%) CMS
14 1 (0.34%) JBoss
14 1 (0.34%) Mule
14 1 (0.34%) nginx
14 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 51 (17.23%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.73%) MS Office
3 11 (3.72%) Photoshop
4 10 (3.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (1.01%) SPSS
7 2 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.68%) InDesign
7 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.68%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.03%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (1.01%) RMDS
3 2 (0.68%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.34%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.34%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.43%) SoftLayer
2 19 (6.42%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.38%) PaaS
4 9 (3.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (2.70%) GitHub
6 3 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 3 (1.01%) IaaS
7 2 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.68%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.34%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.34%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.34%) Office 365
8 1 (0.34%) Route 53
8 1 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 36 (12.16%) SAN
2 34 (11.49%) NAS
3 22 (7.43%) FCoE
3 22 (7.43%) Fibre Channel
3 22 (7.43%) LAN
3 22 (7.43%) Multicast
3 22 (7.43%) WAN
4 19 (6.42%) HTTP
5 13 (4.39%) Wireshark
6 12 (4.05%) IMAP
6 12 (4.05%) SMTP
7 11 (3.72%) iSCSI
8 10 (3.38%) DNS
9 6 (2.03%) TCP/IP
10 5 (1.69%) DHCP
10 5 (1.69%) HTTPS
10 5 (1.69%) SNMP
11 4 (1.35%) AMQP
11 4 (1.35%) Internet
12 2 (0.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (14.53%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.08%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (6.08%) OLTP
3 12 (4.05%) Data Mining
3 12 (4.05%) OLAP
4 11 (3.72%) DB2
4 11 (3.72%) Oracle OLAP
5 9 (3.04%) Hadoop
5 9 (3.04%) HBase
6 8 (2.70%) Big Data
7 5 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (1.69%) MySQL
8 4 (1.35%) Apache Hive
9 3 (1.01%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.01%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.68%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.68%) Text Mining
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 37 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 32 (10.81%) Git (software)
3 17 (5.74%) Selenium
4 13 (4.39%) AQtime
4 13 (4.39%) WebLOAD
5 11 (3.72%) JUnit
6 9 (3.04%) Eclipse
6 9 (3.04%) HP UFT
6 9 (3.04%) Rational Functional Tester
6 9 (3.04%) SilkTest
7 8 (2.70%) Cucumber
7 8 (2.70%) Gradle
8 7 (2.36%) Axure RP
8 7 (2.36%) JIRA
9 6 (2.03%) LoadRunner
10 5 (1.69%) Jasmine
10 5 (1.69%) JMeter
10 5 (1.69%) RSpec
10 5 (1.69%) Subversion
11 4 (1.35%) Mercurial
General
1 92 (31.08%) Finance
2 32 (10.81%) Banking
3 29 (9.80%) Retail
4 23 (7.77%) Marketing
5 14 (4.73%) Publishing
6 10 (3.38%) Legal
6 10 (3.38%) Telecoms
7 9 (3.04%) Back Office
8 6 (2.03%) Front Office
9 4 (1.35%) Automotive
9 4 (1.35%) French Language
9 4 (1.35%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.68%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.68%) Billing
10 2 (0.68%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.68%) German Language
10 2 (0.68%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.68%) Local Government
10 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.68%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 38 (12.84%) Architect
2 33 (11.15%) Developer
3 30 (10.14%) Analyst
4 23 (7.77%) Infrastructure Architect
5 21 (7.09%) Tester
6 18 (6.08%) Linux Engineer
7 16 (5.41%) Android Developer
7 16 (5.41%) Software Tester
7 16 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (4.39%) Performance Tester
8 13 (4.39%) Senior Developer
9 12 (4.05%) Administrator
9 12 (4.05%) Linux Administrator
9 12 (4.05%) QA Tester
10 11 (3.72%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 11 (3.72%) Lead Architect
10 11 (3.72%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 11 (3.72%) Systems Administrator
11 10 (3.38%) Consultant
11 10 (3.38%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (10.14%) HTML
2 29 (9.80%) Middleware
3 28 (9.46%) .NET
4 24 (8.11%) J2EE
4 24 (8.11%) LAMP
5 22 (7.43%) RESTful
6 21 (7.09%) RabbitMQ
7 16 (5.41%) Android SDK
8 15 (5.07%) Web Services
9 14 (4.73%) CSS
10 12 (4.05%) MAPI
10 12 (4.05%) REST
11 9 (3.04%) HTML5
11 9 (3.04%) jQuery
11 9 (3.04%) JSON
11 9 (3.04%) Spring
11 9 (3.04%) XML
12 8 (2.70%) CSS3
12 8 (2.70%) SOAP
12 8 (2.70%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 57 (19.26%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (9.46%) User Experience
3 26 (8.78%) Computer Science
4 23 (7.77%) Social Media
5 18 (6.08%) Data Centre
5 18 (6.08%) Management Information System
6 17 (5.74%) Mathematics
7 15 (5.07%) Fintech
8 14 (4.73%) Mobile App
9 11 (3.72%) Statistics
10 10 (3.38%) Virtual Team
11 7 (2.36%) Algorithms
11 7 (2.36%) Data Integration
11 7 (2.36%) Data Structures
11 7 (2.36%) Physics
12 6 (2.03%) Copywriting
12 6 (2.03%) CUDA
12 6 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (2.03%) Neural Network
13 5 (1.69%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 80 (27.03%) Linux
2 46 (15.54%) Windows
3 40 (13.51%) Unix
4 26 (8.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (8.45%) Solaris
6 22 (7.43%) Android
7 18 (6.08%) Windows Server
8 12 (4.05%) Apple iOS
9 7 (2.36%) Debian
10 5 (1.69%) CentOS
10 5 (1.69%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.35%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (0.68%) VMS
13 1 (0.34%) AIX
13 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (30.07%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (20.95%) Performance Tuning
3 50 (16.89%) Project Management
4 35 (11.82%) Scrum
5 33 (11.15%) Analytics
5 33 (11.15%) Performance Testing
6 30 (10.14%) ITIL
7 29 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (9.46%) Continuous Improvement
9 27 (9.12%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (8.78%) Configuration Management
11 24 (8.11%) Open Source
11 24 (8.11%) TDD
12 21 (7.09%) Automated Testing
12 21 (7.09%) E-Commerce
12 21 (7.09%) Information Security
12 21 (7.09%) Unit Testing
13 20 (6.76%) DevOps
13 20 (6.76%) Service Delivery
13 20 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (25.68%) SQL
2 53 (17.91%) Java
3 39 (13.18%) Python
4 35 (11.82%) Bash Shell
5 24 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 24 (8.11%) Korn
5 24 (8.11%) Perl
6 21 (7.09%) C#
6 21 (7.09%) C++
7 20 (6.76%) PHP
8 12 (4.05%) C
9 9 (3.04%) Shell Script
10 7 (2.36%) Apple Swift
10 7 (2.36%) Objective-C
10 7 (2.36%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.69%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.69%) R
11 5 (1.69%) Ruby
11 5 (1.69%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 77 (26.01%) Degree
2 9 (3.04%) CISA
2 9 (3.04%) CISM
2 9 (3.04%) CISSP
3 8 (2.70%) MBA
3 8 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.03%) ISEB
4 6 (2.03%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 6 (2.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (1.69%) RHCE
5 5 (1.69%) RHCT
6 4 (1.35%) NCDA
6 4 (1.35%) NCIE
6 4 (1.35%) VCP5
6 4 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.01%) PhD
7 3 (1.01%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.68%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (15.88%) QA
2 15 (5.07%) SLA
3 11 (3.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (3.38%) Data Quality
4 10 (3.38%) PCI DSS
5 8 (2.70%) COBIT
6 3 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.68%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.34%) HL7
8 1 (0.34%) ISO27002
System Software
1 51 (17.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (8.78%) Active Directory
3 22 (7.43%) NFS
3 22 (7.43%) SRDF
4 14 (4.73%) Oracle RAC
5 12 (4.05%) Hyper-V
5 12 (4.05%) VMware ESX
6 11 (3.72%) KVM
6 11 (3.72%) Xen
7 6 (2.03%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (1.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (1.35%) HDFS
8 4 (1.35%) vSphere
9 1 (0.34%) Docker
9 1 (0.34%) Firmware
9 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 30 (10.14%) Puppet
2 24 (8.11%) HAProxy
3 22 (7.43%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (4.39%) Perfmon
5 4 (1.35%) Ansible
6 3 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (1.01%) logstash
6 3 (1.01%) Nagios
6 3 (1.01%) OpenView
6 3 (1.01%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 65 (21.96%) Microsoft
2 53 (17.91%) VMware
3 35 (11.82%) Oracle
4 28 (9.46%) NetApp
4 28 (9.46%) Red Hat
5 24 (8.11%) HP
6 23 (7.77%) Cisco
6 23 (7.77%) EMC
6 23 (7.77%) Intel
7 21 (7.09%) IBM
8 12 (4.05%) Rackspace
8 12 (4.05%) SAP
9 11 (3.72%) Facebook
9 11 (3.72%) Twitter
10 9 (3.04%) Google
11 8 (2.70%) Adobe
12 7 (2.36%) Remedy
13 6 (2.03%) Apple
13 6 (2.03%) Lattice Semiconductor
14 5 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus bonus & 29 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £42000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + 35% bonus potential and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £95000 - £105000.00 per annum + 14.5% bonus+full bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City Of London
HFG
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Central London / West End
Ark
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30,000 - £40,000 per annum, dependi
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago