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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 741 707 740
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +33
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 150 233 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.23% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.27% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 122 184 187
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £56,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -24.77%
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
80745 86890 96821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.92% 86.24% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 68102 71447 79376
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 £31,500
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 30 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 30 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 -10 81 £57,500 -34.28% 14
South East +8 18 £57,500 -4.16% 3
East of England +40 17 £40,000 +14.28% 1
North West +21 10 £40,000 +10.48% 1
East Midlands +10 8 £44,000 +76.00%
Yorkshire 0 8 £35,000 -
South West +3 6 £39,500 -23.30% 2
West Midlands -24 2 £55,000 +29.41%
Benchmarking
UK

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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 86 (30.50%) Finance
2 82 (29.08%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (27.30%) Degree
4 71 (25.18%) Linux
5 68 (24.11%) SQL
6 62 (21.99%) Microsoft
6 62 (21.99%) Analytical Skills
7 59 (20.92%) Performance Tuning
8 54 (19.15%) VMware
9 53 (18.79%) VMware Infrastructure
10 50 (17.73%) MS Excel
11 48 (17.02%) Java
12 47 (16.67%) QA
13 41 (14.54%) Tomcat
14 40 (14.18%) Project Management
15 39 (13.83%) Windows
16 37 (13.12%) Apache
16 37 (13.12%) SQL Server
17 36 (12.77%) Python
17 36 (12.77%) Unix
17 36 (12.77%) Jenkins
18 34 (12.06%) ITIL
18 34 (12.06%) Bash Shell
19 33 (11.70%) Git (software)
19 33 (11.70%) Scrum
20 32 (11.35%) Performance Testing
21 31 (10.99%) SAN
22 30 (10.64%) Retail
23 29 (10.28%) Banking
23 29 (10.28%) Oracle

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 41 (14.54%) Tomcat
2 37 (13.12%) Apache
3 27 (9.57%) IIS
4 22 (7.80%) OpenStack
5 10 (3.55%) Oracle Coherence
5 10 (3.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 10 (3.55%) WebSphere
6 8 (2.84%) Cloud Foundry
7 7 (2.48%) SAS
7 7 (2.48%) SharePoint
8 6 (2.13%) DNN
9 4 (1.42%) Apache Spark
9 4 (1.42%) GemFire
10 3 (1.06%) CMS
10 3 (1.06%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 50 (17.73%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.26%) MS Office
3 11 (3.90%) Photoshop
4 10 (3.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (1.42%) SPSS
6 2 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.71%) InDesign
6 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.71%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (1.06%) RMDS
3 2 (0.71%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.35%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.80%) SoftLayer
2 17 (6.03%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.55%) PaaS
4 8 (2.84%) GitHub
4 8 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.71%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.71%) IaaS
6 1 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.99%) SAN
2 29 (10.28%) NAS
3 17 (6.03%) FCoE
3 17 (6.03%) Fibre Channel
3 17 (6.03%) LAN
3 17 (6.03%) Multicast
3 17 (6.03%) WAN
4 15 (5.32%) HTTP
5 13 (4.61%) Wireshark
6 12 (4.26%) IMAP
6 12 (4.26%) SMTP
7 9 (3.19%) iSCSI
8 8 (2.84%) DNS
9 5 (1.77%) DHCP
9 5 (1.77%) HTTPS
9 5 (1.77%) SNMP
9 5 (1.77%) TCP/IP
10 4 (1.42%) AMQP
10 4 (1.42%) Internet
11 2 (0.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (13.12%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (4.96%) OLTP
3 9 (3.19%) Hadoop
3 9 (3.19%) HBase
4 8 (2.84%) Data Mining
4 8 (2.84%) OLAP
5 7 (2.48%) DB2
5 7 (2.48%) Oracle OLAP
6 6 (2.13%) Big Data
7 5 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (1.77%) MySQL
8 4 (1.42%) Apache Hive
9 3 (1.06%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.35%) BODI
11 1 (0.35%) Electronic Patient Records
11 1 (0.35%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 36 (12.77%) Jenkins
2 33 (11.70%) Git (software)
3 17 (6.03%) Selenium
4 13 (4.61%) AQtime
4 13 (4.61%) WebLOAD
5 11 (3.90%) JUnit
6 9 (3.19%) Eclipse
6 9 (3.19%) HP UFT
6 9 (3.19%) Rational Functional Tester
6 9 (3.19%) SilkTest
7 8 (2.84%) Cucumber
7 8 (2.84%) Gradle
8 7 (2.48%) Axure RP
9 6 (2.13%) JIRA
9 6 (2.13%) LoadRunner
10 5 (1.77%) Jasmine
10 5 (1.77%) JMeter
10 5 (1.77%) RSpec
10 5 (1.77%) Subversion
11 4 (1.42%) Mercurial
General
1 86 (30.50%) Finance
2 30 (10.64%) Retail
3 29 (10.28%) Banking
4 25 (8.87%) Marketing
5 16 (5.67%) Publishing
6 10 (3.55%) Back Office
7 8 (2.84%) Legal
8 5 (1.77%) Front Office
8 5 (1.77%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.06%) Automotive
9 3 (1.06%) Games
9 3 (1.06%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.71%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.71%) Brand Awareness
10 2 (0.71%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.71%) French Language
10 2 (0.71%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.71%) Local Government
10 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 35 (12.41%) Analyst
2 33 (11.70%) Developer
3 28 (9.93%) Architect
4 21 (7.45%) Tester
5 18 (6.38%) Android Developer
5 18 (6.38%) Infrastructure Architect
6 17 (6.03%) Linux Engineer
7 16 (5.67%) Senior Developer
7 16 (5.67%) Software Tester
8 13 (4.61%) Performance Tester
9 12 (4.26%) Administrator
9 12 (4.26%) Linux Administrator
9 12 (4.26%) QA Tester
10 11 (3.90%) Consultant
10 11 (3.90%) HR Manager
10 11 (3.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 11 (3.90%) Senior Android Developer
10 11 (3.90%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (3.90%) Systems Administrator
11 10 (3.55%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (9.93%) HTML
2 27 (9.57%) .NET
3 24 (8.51%) J2EE
4 23 (8.16%) LAMP
5 22 (7.80%) Middleware
5 22 (7.80%) RESTful
6 21 (7.45%) RabbitMQ
7 18 (6.38%) Android SDK
8 15 (5.32%) Web Services
9 14 (4.96%) CSS
10 12 (4.26%) MAPI
11 11 (3.90%) Gson
12 9 (3.19%) jQuery
12 9 (3.19%) REST
12 9 (3.19%) XML
13 8 (2.84%) CSS3
13 8 (2.84%) HTML5
13 8 (2.84%) JSON
13 8 (2.84%) Spring
13 8 (2.84%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 62 (21.99%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (10.28%) User Experience
3 26 (9.22%) Computer Science
4 23 (8.16%) Social Media
5 17 (6.03%) Data Centre
5 17 (6.03%) Mathematics
6 15 (5.32%) Mobile App
7 12 (4.26%) Management Information System
8 10 (3.55%) Fintech
9 8 (2.84%) Statistics
10 7 (2.48%) Physics
11 6 (2.13%) Algorithms
11 6 (2.13%) Copywriting
11 6 (2.13%) CUDA
11 6 (2.13%) Data Integration
11 6 (2.13%) Data Structures
11 6 (2.13%) Neural Network
12 5 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.77%) FMCG
12 5 (1.77%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 71 (25.18%) Linux
2 39 (13.83%) Windows
3 36 (12.77%) Unix
4 26 (9.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (8.87%) Android
6 20 (7.09%) Solaris
7 18 (6.38%) Windows Server
8 13 (4.61%) Apple iOS
9 8 (2.84%) Data ONTAP
10 6 (2.13%) Debian
11 5 (1.77%) CentOS
11 5 (1.77%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.71%) VMS
13 1 (0.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (29.08%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (20.92%) Performance Tuning
3 40 (14.18%) Project Management
4 34 (12.06%) ITIL
5 33 (11.70%) Scrum
6 32 (11.35%) Performance Testing
7 29 (10.28%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (9.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 26 (9.22%) Open Source
9 26 (9.22%) TDD
10 25 (8.87%) Analytics
10 25 (8.87%) Configuration Management
11 24 (8.51%) Information Security
12 22 (7.80%) E-Commerce
12 22 (7.80%) Unit Testing
13 21 (7.45%) Automated Testing
13 21 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
14 18 (6.38%) Android Development
14 18 (6.38%) Functional Testing
14 18 (6.38%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 68 (24.11%) SQL
2 48 (17.02%) Java
3 36 (12.77%) Python
4 34 (12.06%) Bash Shell
5 23 (8.16%) Korn
5 23 (8.16%) Perl
6 21 (7.45%) JavaScript
7 20 (7.09%) C#
7 20 (7.09%) C++
8 18 (6.38%) PHP
9 17 (6.03%) C
10 8 (2.84%) PowerShell
10 8 (2.84%) Shell Script
11 7 (2.48%) VB.NET
12 6 (2.13%) Apple Swift
12 6 (2.13%) Objective-C
12 6 (2.13%) R
12 6 (2.13%) VBA
13 5 (1.77%) Ruby
13 5 (1.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 77 (27.30%) Degree
2 12 (4.26%) CISM
3 10 (3.55%) CISA
3 10 (3.55%) CISSP
4 9 (3.19%) MBA
4 9 (3.19%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.84%) NCDA
5 8 (2.84%) NCIE
5 8 (2.84%) VCP5
5 8 (2.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (2.13%) ISEB
6 6 (2.13%) ISTQB
6 6 (2.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 6 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (1.77%) RHCE
7 5 (1.77%) RHCT
8 3 (1.06%) PhD
9 2 (0.71%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.71%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (16.67%) QA
2 11 (3.90%) COBIT
2 11 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (3.90%) SLA
3 10 (3.55%) Data Quality
3 10 (3.55%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.35%) HL7
System Software
1 53 (18.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (8.16%) Active Directory
3 17 (6.03%) NFS
3 17 (6.03%) SRDF
4 12 (4.26%) VMware ESX
5 11 (3.90%) Oracle RAC
6 10 (3.55%) Hyper-V
7 9 (3.19%) KVM
7 9 (3.19%) Xen
8 8 (2.84%) vSphere
9 4 (1.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 4 (1.42%) HDFS
10 1 (0.35%) Firmware
10 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (9.93%) Puppet
2 23 (8.16%) HAProxy
3 20 (7.09%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (4.61%) Perfmon
5 3 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.06%) OpenView
5 3 (1.06%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.71%) Ansible
6 2 (0.71%) logstash
6 2 (0.71%) Nagios
Vendors
1 62 (21.99%) Microsoft
2 54 (19.15%) VMware
3 29 (10.28%) Oracle
4 27 (9.57%) NetApp
4 27 (9.57%) Red Hat
5 24 (8.51%) HP
6 18 (6.38%) Cisco
6 18 (6.38%) EMC
6 18 (6.38%) Intel
7 16 (5.67%) IBM
8 13 (4.61%) Facebook
8 13 (4.61%) Twitter
9 12 (4.26%) Rackspace
9 12 (4.26%) SAP
10 8 (2.84%) Adobe
11 7 (2.48%) Google
12 6 (2.13%) Apple
12 6 (2.13%) Lattice Semiconductor
13 5 (1.77%) Remedy
13 5 (1.77%) Sybase
Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £46625 - £57640 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Allen Lane Interim & Permanent Recruitment
Salary: From £46,000 to £54,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Earth Stream Global
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Capita plc
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago
South West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + up to 35% bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + comp bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
Capita plc
Posted: 21 days ago
East London
mkodo
Salary: From £32,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 24 days ago