The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 416 440 356
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -84
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 25 29 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.14% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.16% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 39
Median salary £55,000 £51,250 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -35.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £25,750 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,316 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-12.80% -
Benchmarking
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15473 17854 18754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.94% 85.55% 83.64%
Number of salaries quoted 12975 14592 14497
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Benchmarking as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Benchmarking Salary Trend in the South East

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in the South East

Benchmarking
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +10 15 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 5 £70,000 -
Kent - 2 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire +23 1 - -
Hampshire +12 1 £37,500 -25.00%
West Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
Benchmarking
England

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 27 (62.79%) Degree
2 18 (41.86%) Project Management
3 15 (34.88%) CRM
3 15 (34.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (32.56%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 14 (32.56%) SQL
4 14 (32.56%) Telecoms
5 13 (30.23%) Finance
5 13 (30.23%) Programme Management
6 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (27.91%) Legal
6 12 (27.91%) ISO 14001
6 12 (27.91%) Six Sigma
6 12 (27.91%) PRINCE2
6 12 (27.91%) PMP
6 12 (27.91%) PMI Certification
7 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
8 10 (23.26%) .NET
9 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
9 9 (20.93%) C#
9 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
9 9 (20.93%) QA
10 8 (18.60%) WebLOAD
10 8 (18.60%) Wireshark
10 8 (18.60%) AQtime
10 8 (18.60%) SAN
10 8 (18.60%) C++
10 8 (18.60%) IIS
10 8 (18.60%) Windows
10 8 (18.60%) Perfmon

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (18.60%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) SAN
1 8 (18.60%) Wireshark
2 7 (16.28%) IMAP
2 7 (16.28%) NAS
2 7 (16.28%) SMTP
3 1 (2.33%) 3G
3 1 (2.33%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) AQtime
1 8 (18.60%) WebLOAD
2 2 (4.65%) LoadRunner
2 2 (4.65%) Selenium
3 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.33%) JMeter
3 1 (2.33%) JSUnit
3 1 (2.33%) LoadUI
3 1 (2.33%) MSTest
3 1 (2.33%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.33%) Subversion
3 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (32.56%) Telecoms
2 13 (30.23%) Finance
3 12 (27.91%) Legal
4 6 (13.95%) Games
5 5 (11.63%) Marketing
6 4 (9.30%) Russian Language
7 1 (2.33%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Project Director
2 9 (20.93%) Performance Tester
2 9 (20.93%) Tester
3 8 (18.60%) Software Tester
4 7 (16.28%) QA Tester
4 7 (16.28%) Software QA Tester
5 4 (9.30%) Head of Development
6 3 (6.98%) Problem Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (4.65%) IT Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Programme Manager
7 2 (4.65%) User Experience Researcher
8 1 (2.33%) HTML CSS Developer
8 1 (2.33%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
8 1 (2.33%) LoadRunner Tester
8 1 (2.33%) Performance Reporting Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) .NET
2 7 (16.28%) MAPI
3 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.65%) HTML
3 2 (4.65%) jQuery
4 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.33%) CSS
4 1 (2.33%) CSS3
4 1 (2.33%) Google Maps API
4 1 (2.33%) HTML5
4 1 (2.33%) HTML5 Canvas
4 1 (2.33%) JSON
4 1 (2.33%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.33%) lodash
4 1 (2.33%) Middleware
4 1 (2.33%) REST
4 1 (2.33%) Semantic HTML
4 1 (2.33%) Underscore.js
4 1 (2.33%) Web Services
4 1 (2.33%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
1 7 (16.28%) Mobile App
1 7 (16.28%) User Experience
2 6 (13.95%) Online Games
3 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.63%) Statistics
4 4 (9.30%) Mathematics
4 4 (9.30%) Visualisation
5 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
6 2 (4.65%) Data Integration
6 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.65%) Ergonomics
6 2 (4.65%) PMI
6 2 (4.65%) Psychology
7 1 (2.33%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (2.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Windows
1 8 (18.60%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.33%) Android
2 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) Project Management
2 15 (34.88%) Continuous Improvement
2 15 (34.88%) CRM
3 14 (32.56%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 13 (30.23%) Programme Management
5 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (27.91%) PRINCE2
5 12 (27.91%) Six Sigma
6 8 (18.60%) Performance Engineering
6 8 (18.60%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (16.28%) Analytics
8 4 (9.30%) Business Development
8 4 (9.30%) Competitor Analysis
8 4 (9.30%) Contingency Planning
8 4 (9.30%) Customer Analytics
8 4 (9.30%) ITIL
8 4 (9.30%) Line Management
8 4 (9.30%) Mobile First
8 4 (9.30%) Product Management
8 4 (9.30%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) SQL
2 9 (20.93%) C#
3 8 (18.60%) C++
4 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.30%) R
5 2 (4.65%) Java
6 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.33%) PHP
6 1 (2.33%) Python
6 1 (2.33%) VB
6 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (62.79%) Degree
2 12 (27.91%) PMI Certification
2 12 (27.91%) PMP
3 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.91%) ISO 14001
2 9 (20.93%) QA
3 4 (9.30%) Data Quality
4 3 (6.98%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.28%) VMware ESX
2 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) VMware
3 3 (6.98%) Remedy
4 1 (2.33%) Google
4 1 (2.33%) Huawei
4 1 (2.33%) webMethods