The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Benchmarking
Rank 63 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.26% - 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% - 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £35,000 - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -25.00%
Benchmarking
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
343 209 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 87.50% 73.59% 66.36%
Number of salaries quoted 315 198 205
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the Portsmouth region.

Benchmarking Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
1 5 (55.56%) ERP
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Ruby
1 5 (55.56%) QA
1 5 (55.56%) Blog
1 5 (55.56%) WATIR
1 5 (55.56%) Selenium
1 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
1 5 (55.56%) WebDriver
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
1 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
1 5 (55.56%) Test Strategy
1 5 (55.56%) Gherkin
1 5 (55.56%) GitHub
1 5 (55.56%) Scrum
1 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
1 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Management
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) Business Performance Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
1 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) WATIR
1 5 (55.56%) Selenium
1 5 (55.56%) WebDriver
1 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Quality Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) QA Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Blog
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
1 5 (55.56%) ERP
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Scrum
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
1 5 (55.56%) Test Strategy
1 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Management
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 3 (33.33%) Business Performance Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA