The first table below looks at the demand for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Benchmarking
Rank 176 157 153
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -4
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 2 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.049% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.062% 0.33% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 7
Average salary £57,500 £33,545 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.41% +56.02%
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £35,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+51.04% -20.55%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3204 2419 2581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 79.11% 77.63% 73.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2090 1377 1902
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Benchmarking
UK

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Benchmarking Salary Trend in Scotland

Benchmarking
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen - 2 £57,500 -
Benchmarking
UK

Benchmarking
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (45.45%) CISA
1 5 (45.45%) CISM
1 5 (45.45%) Security Management
1 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) CISSP
1 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
1 5 (45.45%) Risk Assessment
1 5 (45.45%) Information Security
1 5 (45.45%) COBIT
1 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
1 5 (45.45%) Information Assurance
1 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity Management
1 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Information Management
4 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Senior Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Security Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Information Security Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Senior Security Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Senior Information Security Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Information Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Project Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Security Management
1 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
1 5 (45.45%) Risk Assessment
1 5 (45.45%) Information Security
1 5 (45.45%) Information Assurance
1 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity Management
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Information Management
4 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CISA
1 5 (45.45%) CISM
1 5 (45.45%) CISSP
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) COBIT
1 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
1 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago