The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 780 655 734
Rank change year-on-year
-125 +79
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 129 279 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.28% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.33% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 96 185 125
Average salary £47,500 £65,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% +34.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +29.41%
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
82058 84649 83361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 86.88% 85.27% 85.04%
Number of salaries quoted 68908 70120 67040
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 2016.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in England

Benchmarking
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -104 62 £52,500 -25.00% 14
South East 0 23 £52,500 -12.50% 4
East of England -1 10 £27,500 -50.00%
South West -6 10 £45,500 -4.71%
North West +18 9 £38,750 -51.56% 2
Yorkshire -1 7 £45,000 -16.27% 7
East Midlands +5 3 - -
West Midlands -19 3 £60,000 +84.61%
Midlands - 2 £75,000 -
Benchmarking
UK

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking.

1 100 (34.60%) Finance
2 75 (25.95%) Degree
3 73 (25.26%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (23.18%) Linux
5 57 (19.72%) SQL
5 57 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
6 48 (16.61%) Analytics
7 41 (14.19%) User Experience
8 38 (13.15%) Oracle
8 38 (13.15%) Microsoft
9 37 (12.80%) Java
10 36 (12.46%) JavaScript
11 35 (12.11%) Performance Tuning
12 34 (11.76%) ITIL
12 34 (11.76%) Windows
13 32 (11.07%) HTML
14 31 (10.73%) XML
15 30 (10.38%) SQL Server
15 30 (10.38%) Banking
16 29 (10.03%) NetApp
17 28 (9.69%) Business Intelligence
17 28 (9.69%) ETL
17 28 (9.69%) Hadoop
18 27 (9.34%) VMware Infrastructure
18 27 (9.34%) Retail
18 27 (9.34%) Data Modelling
18 27 (9.34%) Project Management
18 27 (9.34%) VMware
19 26 (9.00%) HBase
20 25 (8.65%) Translating Business Requirements

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (6.57%) Tomcat
2 18 (6.23%) IIS
3 17 (5.88%) Apache
4 16 (5.54%) WebSphere
5 14 (4.84%) Oracle Coherence
5 14 (4.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 12 (4.15%) CMS
7 7 (2.42%) SAS
8 5 (1.73%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.38%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (1.04%) JBoss
11 2 (0.69%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.69%) GemFire
11 2 (0.69%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.35%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 25 (8.65%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.88%) OmniGraffle
3 13 (4.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 11 (3.81%) MS Office
5 8 (2.77%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (2.42%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (2.42%) Photoshop
7 6 (2.08%) MS Visio
8 5 (1.73%) Fireworks
9 3 (1.04%) SPSS
10 2 (0.69%) MS Project
11 1 (0.35%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 13 (4.50%) RMDS
2 5 (1.73%) WebTrends
3 4 (1.38%) SAP SCM
4 3 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.69%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.35%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.35%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.23%) Google Analytics
2 7 (2.42%) PaaS
3 5 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.38%) GitHub
5 3 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.04%) IaaS
5 3 (1.04%) SaaS
5 3 (1.04%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.35%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.35%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.35%) Office 365
6 1 (0.35%) Route 53
6 1 (0.35%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.65%) SAN
2 24 (8.30%) NAS
3 23 (7.96%) Multicast
4 21 (7.27%) FCoE
4 21 (7.27%) Fibre Channel
4 21 (7.27%) LAN
4 21 (7.27%) WAN
5 15 (5.19%) iSCSI
6 14 (4.84%) HTTP
7 4 (1.38%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.04%) IMAP
8 3 (1.04%) SMTP
8 3 (1.04%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.69%) AMQP
9 2 (0.69%) DNS
9 2 (0.69%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.69%) Firewall
9 2 (0.69%) InfiniBand
9 2 (0.69%) Intranet
10 1 (0.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (10.38%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.69%) Hadoop
3 26 (9.00%) HBase
4 23 (7.96%) Big Data
5 15 (5.19%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (4.50%) MySQL
7 12 (4.15%) Relational Database
8 11 (3.81%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (3.81%) Apache Hive
8 11 (3.81%) MongoDB
9 9 (3.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 8 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.73%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.73%) SAP BI
12 4 (1.38%) Data Mining
12 4 (1.38%) OLTP
13 3 (1.04%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.69%) DB2
14 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (6.23%) Axure RP
2 15 (5.19%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.42%) Selenium
4 6 (2.08%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.73%) HP UFT
5 5 (1.73%) JUnit
5 5 (1.73%) Rational Functional Tester
5 5 (1.73%) SilkTest
6 4 (1.38%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.38%) Gradle
6 4 (1.38%) Toad
7 3 (1.04%) AQtime
7 3 (1.04%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.04%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.04%) Subversion
7 3 (1.04%) WebLOAD
8 2 (0.69%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.69%) RSpec
9 1 (0.35%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.35%) Zephyr
General
1 100 (34.60%) Finance
2 30 (10.38%) Banking
3 27 (9.34%) Retail
4 17 (5.88%) Marketing
5 15 (5.19%) Manufacturing
6 12 (4.15%) Publishing
7 8 (2.77%) Back Office
8 6 (2.08%) Financial Institution
8 6 (2.08%) Legal
9 5 (1.73%) Games
9 5 (1.73%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.38%) Front Office
11 3 (1.04%) Law
12 2 (0.69%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.69%) Local Government
12 2 (0.69%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.35%) Brand Awareness
13 1 (0.35%) Electronics
13 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (15.92%) Architect
2 42 (14.53%) Analyst
3 21 (7.27%) Infrastructure Architect
4 20 (6.92%) Consultant
5 16 (5.54%) Developer
6 15 (5.19%) Solutions Architect
7 13 (4.50%) Designer
7 13 (4.50%) Information Security Manager
7 13 (4.50%) Security Manager
7 13 (4.50%) Senior Manager
8 12 (4.15%) Data Architect
9 11 (3.81%) Digital Designer
9 11 (3.81%) HR Manager
9 11 (3.81%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 11 (3.81%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 11 (3.81%) Senior Developer
9 11 (3.81%) Technical Architect
9 11 (3.81%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
9 11 (3.81%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 11 (3.81%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (11.07%) HTML
2 31 (10.73%) XML
3 21 (7.27%) Middleware
4 19 (6.57%) .NET
5 15 (5.19%) Rendezvous
5 15 (5.19%) Ultra Messaging
6 14 (4.84%) JSON
6 14 (4.84%) REST
6 14 (4.84%) Spring
6 14 (4.84%) XSLT
7 12 (4.15%) CSS
8 11 (3.81%) Web Services
9 10 (3.46%) Hibernate
9 10 (3.46%) jQuery
9 10 (3.46%) Struts
10 9 (3.11%) AngularJS
10 9 (3.11%) Backbone.js
10 9 (3.11%) React
10 9 (3.11%) RESTful
11 8 (2.77%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 57 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (14.19%) User Experience
3 24 (8.30%) Management Information System
4 23 (7.96%) Computer Science
5 15 (5.19%) Data Centre
5 15 (5.19%) Data Integration
6 13 (4.50%) Social Media
7 11 (3.81%) Mobile App
8 9 (3.11%) Psychology
9 8 (2.77%) Enterprise Cloud
10 7 (2.42%) Mathematics
11 6 (2.08%) Copywriting
11 6 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (2.08%) Fintech
12 5 (1.73%) AS400
12 5 (1.73%) Digital Media
12 5 (1.73%) Economics
12 5 (1.73%) iSeries
12 5 (1.73%) Mobile Banking
12 5 (1.73%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 67 (23.18%) Linux
2 34 (11.76%) Windows
3 22 (7.61%) Solaris
4 21 (7.27%) Unix
5 15 (5.19%) Android
6 8 (2.77%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.77%) Data ONTAP
7 4 (1.38%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.35%) CentOS
9 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (25.26%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (16.61%) Analytics
3 35 (12.11%) Performance Tuning
4 34 (11.76%) ITIL
5 28 (9.69%) Business Intelligence
5 28 (9.69%) ETL
6 27 (9.34%) Data Modelling
6 27 (9.34%) Project Management
7 25 (8.65%) Information Security
7 25 (8.65%) Translating Business Requirements
8 23 (7.96%) Change Management
8 23 (7.96%) E-Commerce
8 23 (7.96%) Presales
9 22 (7.61%) Data Analysis
9 22 (7.61%) Data Management
10 19 (6.57%) Service Delivery
10 19 (6.57%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (6.23%) Business Analysis
11 18 (6.23%) Open Source
11 18 (6.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 57 (19.72%) SQL
2 37 (12.80%) Java
3 36 (12.46%) JavaScript
4 23 (7.96%) C
5 17 (5.88%) C++
5 17 (5.88%) Python
6 9 (3.11%) PowerShell
7 6 (2.08%) Embedded C
7 6 (2.08%) Embedded C++
8 5 (1.73%) C#
9 4 (1.38%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.38%) PHP
9 4 (1.38%) R
9 4 (1.38%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.38%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.38%) VBA
10 2 (0.69%) Erlang
10 2 (0.69%) Ruby
10 2 (0.69%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 75 (25.95%) Degree
2 15 (5.19%) CISM
3 8 (2.77%) CISA
3 8 (2.77%) CISSP
3 8 (2.77%) NCDA
3 8 (2.77%) NCIE
3 8 (2.77%) VCP5
3 8 (2.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (2.08%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.73%) ISEB
6 4 (1.38%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (1.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.38%) MBA
7 3 (1.04%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (1.04%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.69%) PhD
8 2 (0.69%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.35%) HNC
9 1 (0.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.27%) QA
2 17 (5.88%) COBIT
3 15 (5.19%) Data Quality
4 8 (2.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (2.08%) PCI DSS
5 6 (2.08%) SLA
6 3 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.35%) HL7
System Software
1 27 (9.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (7.27%) NFS
2 21 (7.27%) SRDF
3 15 (5.19%) Hyper-V
3 15 (5.19%) KVM
3 15 (5.19%) Xen
4 14 (4.84%) Oracle RAC
5 9 (3.11%) Active Directory
6 8 (2.77%) vSphere
7 4 (1.38%) Firmware
8 3 (1.04%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.69%) HDFS
10 1 (0.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 4 (1.38%) Puppet
2 3 (1.04%) Perfmon
3 2 (0.69%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (0.69%) TIBCO Hawk
4 1 (0.35%) Ansible
4 1 (0.35%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.35%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (13.15%) Microsoft
1 38 (13.15%) Oracle
2 29 (10.03%) NetApp
3 27 (9.34%) VMware
4 25 (8.65%) Google
5 22 (7.61%) Cisco
6 21 (7.27%) EMC
6 21 (7.27%) IBM
6 21 (7.27%) Intel
7 20 (6.92%) SAP
8 17 (5.88%) Adobe
9 15 (5.19%) TIBCO
10 14 (4.84%) Sybase
11 13 (4.50%) DataFlux
11 13 (4.50%) DataSynapse
11 13 (4.50%) Trillium
12 10 (3.46%) Informatica
12 10 (3.46%) Tableau
13 9 (3.11%) Twitter
14 8 (2.77%) Facebook
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: Up to £32,000 DOE + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Cash Pot
Posted: 15 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Earth Stream Global
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Newman Stewart
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £34000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Manor F1 Team
Salary: Depends on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Newman Stewart
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £55,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Annapurna HR
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Global Markets Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £95k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £95k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Head Office, Hanger Lane, London
River Island
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Central London / West End
ITV
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Global Markets Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
London
CGI IT UK
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + car
Posted: 24 days ago
London
MRP-Global.com
Posted: 24 days ago
Skipton
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago