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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Benchmarking
Rank 131 109 128
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +19
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 12 29 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.54% 1.23% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 1.61% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 27 3
Average salary £45,000 £90,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +176.92%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £56,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-24.77% +61.42%
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
1813 1801 1528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.30% 76.67% 68.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1263 1263 1197
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 27 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 26 (96.30%) Project Management
2 26 (96.30%) PRINCE2
2 26 (96.30%) PMI Certification
3 25 (92.59%) Continuous Improvement
4 23 (85.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (85.19%) ISO 14001
5 17 (62.96%) Six Sigma
6 14 (51.85%) PMP
7 13 (48.15%) Process Management
7 13 (48.15%) Finance
7 13 (48.15%) CRM
8 12 (44.44%) ISO 9000
8 12 (44.44%) ISO 9001
8 12 (44.44%) PMI
8 12 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
8 12 (44.44%) Wireless
8 12 (44.44%) Risk Management
8 12 (44.44%) Validation
9 9 (33.33%) Degree
9 9 (33.33%) Legal
10 4 (14.81%) DSLAM
10 4 (14.81%) Huawei
11 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
11 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
11 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
11 1 (3.70%) 4G
11 1 (3.70%) Advertising
11 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.70%) MS Project
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) Wireless
2 4 (14.81%) DSLAM
3 1 (3.70%) 4G
3 1 (3.70%) DWDM
3 1 (3.70%) MPLS
3 1 (3.70%) ATM
3 1 (3.70%) SDH
General
1 27 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 13 (48.15%) Finance
3 9 (33.33%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Project Manager
2 12 (44.44%) Quality Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Programme Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Deployment Project Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Procurement Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) Project Management
1 26 (96.30%) PRINCE2
2 25 (92.59%) Continuous Improvement
3 17 (62.96%) Six Sigma
4 13 (48.15%) Process Management
4 13 (48.15%) CRM
5 12 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
5 12 (44.44%) Risk Management
5 12 (44.44%) Validation
6 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 26 (96.30%) PMI Certification
2 14 (51.85%) PMP
3 9 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (85.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 23 (85.19%) ISO 14001
2 12 (44.44%) ISO 9000
2 12 (44.44%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Huawei
2 1 (3.70%) Juniper
2 1 (3.70%) Ariba
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
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