The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 120 131 133
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 14 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.74% 0.77% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.91% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 10
Average salary £55,000 £48,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% -15.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,750 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -21.29%
Benchmarking
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1650 2081 1962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 87.12% 84.83% 80.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1345 1369 1426
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Benchmarking Salary Trend in Reading

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in Reading

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (87.50%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 13 (81.25%) C++
3 13 (81.25%) IIS
3 13 (81.25%) Windows
3 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 13 (81.25%) SAN
3 13 (81.25%) Wireshark
3 13 (81.25%) WebLOAD
3 13 (81.25%) QA
3 13 (81.25%) AQtime
3 13 (81.25%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (81.25%) Performance Engineering
3 13 (81.25%) Perfmon
3 13 (81.25%) Windows Server
4 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (75.00%) NAS
4 12 (75.00%) Computer Science
4 12 (75.00%) Degree
4 12 (75.00%) IMAP
4 12 (75.00%) SMTP
4 12 (75.00%) MAPI
4 12 (75.00%) VMware
4 12 (75.00%) VMware ESX
4 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 2 (12.50%) Data Integration

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 13 (81.25%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) SAN
1 13 (81.25%) Wireshark
2 12 (75.00%) IMAP
2 12 (75.00%) NAS
2 12 (75.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) AQtime
1 13 (81.25%) WebLOAD
2 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner
2 1 (6.25%) MSTest
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Performance Tester
1 11 (68.75%) Software Tester
1 11 (68.75%) Tester
2 10 (62.50%) QA Tester
2 10 (62.50%) Software QA Tester
3 2 (12.50%) QA Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (6.25%) HR Manager
4 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Performance Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) MAPI
3 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 2 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) CSS3
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
4 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (6.25%) lodash
4 1 (6.25%) Semantic HTML
4 1 (6.25%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
1 13 (81.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Performance Engineering
1 13 (81.25%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
4 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) C#
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) C++
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) VB
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (81.25%) QA
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 12 (75.00%) VMware ESX
2 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (81.25%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 12 (75.00%) VMware
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