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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 147 160 164
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 14 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.47% 0.097% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.11% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 4
Average salary £47,180 £55,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.21% +40.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,700 £55,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +29.41%
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
2654 2701 2821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.48% 86.93% 84.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1702 1714 1846
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
Glasgow -11 11 £47,000 -
Benchmarking
UK

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 17 (62.96%) Finance
2 15 (55.56%) Scrum
2 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) Service Delivery
2 15 (55.56%) Marketing
2 15 (55.56%) Data Analytics
2 15 (55.56%) Analytics
2 15 (55.56%) Coaching
2 15 (55.56%) User Experience
2 15 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (37.04%) Skype for Business
3 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
4 9 (33.33%) Degree
4 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 9 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
6 1 (3.70%) Change Management
6 1 (3.70%) Back Office
6 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.70%) CRM
6 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.70%) LAN
6 1 (3.70%) WAN
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco
6 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
6 1 (3.70%) ISEB
6 1 (3.70%) ACCA
6 1 (3.70%) Windows
6 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.70%) PLM

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (37.04%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.70%) ENOVIA
1 1 (3.70%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
1 1 (3.70%) LAN
1 1 (3.70%) WAN
General
1 17 (62.96%) Finance
2 15 (55.56%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) User Experience Manager
2 9 (33.33%) Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Service Design Manager
2 9 (33.33%) Service Manager
3 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Head of Delivery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (55.56%) User Experience
2 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (55.56%) Analytics
1 15 (55.56%) Coaching
1 15 (55.56%) Data Analytics
1 15 (55.56%) Scrum
1 15 (55.56%) Service Delivery
2 9 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (3.70%) Business Transformation
3 1 (3.70%) Change Management
3 1 (3.70%) CRM
3 1 (3.70%) Information Management
3 1 (3.70%) Line Management
3 1 (3.70%) PDM
3 1 (3.70%) PLM
3 1 (3.70%) Process Improvement
3 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
3 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
3 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
3 1 (3.70%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ACCA
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) UAG
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco