The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Benchmarking
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 107 140 128
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -12
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 1 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.080% 0.24% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.095% 0.27% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Median salary £52,500 £53,750 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,180 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-9.91% -14.21%

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
1048 1844 2015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 83.91% 87.19% 85.06%
Number of salaries quoted 779 1466 1373
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Benchmarking as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 12 (85.71%) Degree
2 12 (85.71%) Telecoms
3 11 (78.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (78.57%) Legal
3 11 (78.57%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 11 (78.57%) Programme Management
4 8 (57.14%) Six Sigma
4 8 (57.14%) Project Management
4 8 (57.14%) ISO 14001
4 8 (57.14%) PRINCE2
4 8 (57.14%) CRM
4 8 (57.14%) PMP
4 8 (57.14%) PMI Certification
5 7 (50.00%) Wireless
5 7 (50.00%) Escalation Management
5 7 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
5 7 (50.00%) Coaching
6 4 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (28.57%) Huawei
7 2 (14.29%) Hyperion
7 2 (14.29%) ERP
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle
7 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
7 2 (14.29%) Financial Modelling
8 1 (7.14%) QA
8 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
8 1 (7.14%) MS Office

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
1 7 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 12 (85.71%) Telecoms
3 11 (78.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Programme Director
2 4 (28.57%) Project Director
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Quantity Surveyor
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 11 (78.57%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (78.57%) Programme Management
2 8 (57.14%) CRM
2 8 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 8 (57.14%) Project Management
2 8 (57.14%) Six Sigma
3 7 (50.00%) Coaching
3 7 (50.00%) Escalation Management
4 4 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (14.29%) ERP
5 2 (14.29%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Degree
2 8 (57.14%) PMI Certification
2 8 (57.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) ISO 14001
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Huawei
2 2 (14.29%) Hyperion
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft