The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Benchmarking
Rank 151 174 150
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -24
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 10 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.32% 0.054% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.064% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 5
Average salary £60,000 £53,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% +24.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,400 £53,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £53,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £80,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-42.18% +88.23%
Benchmarking
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2784 3137 2695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.41% 83.99% 81.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1772 2096 1763
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram 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 27 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 1 £44,000 -
Benchmarking
UK

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) Finance
2 15 (93.75%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (56.25%) Scrum
4 9 (56.25%) Service Delivery
4 9 (56.25%) Coaching
4 9 (56.25%) User Experience
4 9 (56.25%) Marketing
4 9 (56.25%) Analytics
5 6 (37.50%) Mobile Payment
5 6 (37.50%) Cyber Security
5 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
5 6 (37.50%) Data Protection
5 6 (37.50%) PCI DSS
5 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) Information Assurance
5 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (37.50%) Degree
5 6 (37.50%) COBIT
5 6 (37.50%) SCADA
5 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
5 6 (37.50%) CISSP
5 6 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (37.50%) Information Security
5 6 (37.50%) MBA
5 6 (37.50%) Cryptography
5 6 (37.50%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle
5 6 (37.50%) ITIL

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) LAN
1 6 (37.50%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner
1 1 (6.25%) JMeter
General
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Marketing
3 6 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Service Manager
1 9 (56.25%) Service Design Manager
2 6 (37.50%) Cyber Security Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) Cyber Security Manager
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Information Security Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) Security Manager
2 6 (37.50%) Information Manager
2 6 (37.50%) Information Security Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) Information Security Manager
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Security Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Manager
2 6 (37.50%) Security Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (93.75%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (56.25%) User Experience
3 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 6 (37.50%) Cryptography
3 6 (37.50%) SCADA
3 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 6 (37.50%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) UNIX
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Service Delivery
2 9 (56.25%) Scrum
2 9 (56.25%) Analytics
2 9 (56.25%) Coaching
3 6 (37.50%) Cyber Security
3 6 (37.50%) ITIL
3 6 (37.50%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) Data Protection
3 6 (37.50%) Information Assurance
3 6 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (37.50%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
4 1 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) CISSP
1 6 (37.50%) CISA
1 6 (37.50%) CISM
1 6 (37.50%) MBA
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (37.50%) COBIT
1 6 (37.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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