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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Benchmarking
Rank 385 362 380
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +18
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 53 65 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.31% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.39% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10 48 58
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,640 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £85,500 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +8.84%
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
17258 16862 17844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 80.11% 79.63% 77.54%
Number of salaries quoted 13775 13395 15357
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
(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
Berkshire +32 41 £61,250 +56.05% 1
Hampshire -16 7 £35,000 -57.57%
Buckinghamshire 0 5 - - 1
Benchmarking
England

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 63 (48.84%) Finance
2 59 (45.74%) Telecoms
3 51 (39.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 45 (34.88%) Six Sigma
4 45 (34.88%) Degree
5 38 (29.46%) Project Management
6 37 (28.68%) PRINCE2
7 32 (24.81%) PMI Certification
8 28 (21.71%) ISO 14001
8 28 (21.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 28 (21.71%) QA
9 27 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (20.16%) Blog
11 24 (18.60%) PMP
11 24 (18.60%) Legal
11 24 (18.60%) Ruby
12 23 (17.83%) RDBMS
12 23 (17.83%) Process Management
12 23 (17.83%) Relational Database
13 22 (17.05%) CRM
13 22 (17.05%) ERP
14 21 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
14 21 (16.28%) Retail
15 20 (15.50%) E-Commerce
15 20 (15.50%) Scrum
15 20 (15.50%) WATIR
15 20 (15.50%) Selenium
15 20 (15.50%) Test Scripting
15 20 (15.50%) WebDriver
15 20 (15.50%) Open Source

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 16 (12.40%) IIS
2 9 (6.98%) Confluence
3 4 (3.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.55%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.55%) MS Project
3 1 (0.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.50%) GitHub
2 5 (3.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.73%) Wireless
2 15 (11.63%) Internet
3 10 (7.75%) SAN
4 8 (6.20%) Broadband
5 7 (5.43%) SMTP
5 7 (5.43%) NAS
5 7 (5.43%) IMAP
6 6 (4.65%) 4G
6 6 (4.65%) Radio Access Network
6 6 (4.65%) 3G
7 5 (3.88%) Firewall
7 5 (3.88%) IPsec
7 5 (3.88%) WAN
7 5 (3.88%) Wireshark
8 2 (1.55%) HSPA
8 2 (1.55%) LTE
8 2 (1.55%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.83%) RDBMS
1 23 (17.83%) Relational Database
2 17 (13.18%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.98%) RavenDB
4 3 (2.33%) OLTP
4 3 (2.33%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 20 (15.50%) WATIR
1 20 (15.50%) Selenium
1 20 (15.50%) WebDriver
1 20 (15.50%) Cucumber
2 9 (6.98%) NCrunch
2 9 (6.98%) TeamCity
2 9 (6.98%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.98%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (6.98%) Moq
2 9 (6.98%) NUnit
2 9 (6.98%) JIRA
2 9 (6.98%) ReSharper
3 7 (5.43%) WebLOAD
3 7 (5.43%) AQtime
4 2 (1.55%) LoadRunner
General
1 63 (48.84%) Finance
2 59 (45.74%) Telecoms
3 24 (18.60%) Legal
4 21 (16.28%) Retail
5 10 (7.75%) German Language
5 10 (7.75%) Back Office
6 2 (1.55%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.78%) Automotive
7 1 (0.78%) Law
7 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.78%) Publishing
7 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (17.83%) Project Manager
2 22 (17.05%) QA Engineer
3 12 (9.30%) Quality Engineer
4 11 (8.53%) Quality Manager
5 9 (6.98%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 6 (4.65%) Social Media Manager
6 6 (4.65%) Senior Problem Manager
6 6 (4.65%) Problem Manager
6 6 (4.65%) Senior Manager
6 6 (4.65%) Programme Manager
7 5 (3.88%) Commercial Manager
7 5 (3.88%) Test Engineer
7 5 (3.88%) Development Engineer
7 5 (3.88%) Product Development Engineer
8 4 (3.10%) Deployment Project Manager
8 4 (3.10%) Deployment Manager
8 4 (3.10%) Business Manager
9 3 (2.33%) Performance Engineer
9 3 (2.33%) Programme Director
9 3 (2.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.50%) Gherkin
2 16 (12.40%) .NET
3 9 (6.98%) ASP.NET
3 9 (6.98%) CSS
3 9 (6.98%) MSMQ
3 9 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 9 (6.98%) Dapper ORM
3 9 (6.98%) HTML
3 9 (6.98%) NHibernate
3 9 (6.98%) .NET Framework
3 9 (6.98%) jQuery
3 9 (6.98%) Spring.NET
3 9 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (6.98%) StructureMap
3 9 (6.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 9 (6.98%) Castle Windsor
4 7 (5.43%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.16%) Blog
2 20 (15.50%) Open Source
3 10 (7.75%) PMI
4 7 (5.43%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.65%) Social Media
5 6 (4.65%) Smartphone
6 5 (3.88%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.88%) PKI
7 3 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.33%) Clustering
8 1 (0.78%) GIS
8 1 (0.78%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.75%) Windows
2 6 (4.65%) UNIX
3 3 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (39.53%) Continuous Improvement
2 45 (34.88%) Six Sigma
3 38 (29.46%) Project Management
4 37 (28.68%) PRINCE2
5 27 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (17.83%) Process Management
7 22 (17.05%) CRM
7 22 (17.05%) ERP
8 21 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (15.50%) E-Commerce
9 20 (15.50%) Scrum
9 20 (15.50%) Test Strategy
9 20 (15.50%) Test Scripting
9 20 (15.50%) Mentoring
10 17 (13.18%) ITIL
11 14 (10.85%) Risk Assessment
11 14 (10.85%) Programme Management
11 14 (10.85%) Risk Management
12 10 (7.75%) Supplier Management
12 10 (7.75%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (18.60%) Ruby
2 16 (12.40%) C#
3 9 (6.98%) JavaScript
3 9 (6.98%) VB.NET
4 7 (5.43%) C++
4 7 (5.43%) SQL
5 2 (1.55%) Perl
5 2 (1.55%) AWK
5 2 (1.55%) Korn
5 2 (1.55%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 45 (34.88%) Degree
2 32 (24.81%) PMI Certification
3 24 (18.60%) PMP
4 15 (11.63%) Security Cleared
5 13 (10.08%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (21.71%) ISO 14001
1 28 (21.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 28 (21.71%) QA
2 11 (8.53%) ISO 9001
3 10 (7.75%) ISO 9000
4 6 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (10.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (8.53%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.43%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (2.33%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 5 (3.88%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.55%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.55%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 15 (11.63%) Huawei
2 13 (10.08%) VMware
3 9 (6.98%) Endeca
3 9 (6.98%) RedPrairie
4 8 (6.20%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.43%) Juniper
5 7 (5.43%) Cisco
6 6 (4.65%) Facebook
6 6 (4.65%) Twitter
6 6 (4.65%) Remedy
7 5 (3.88%) IronPort
8 4 (3.10%) SAP
9 3 (2.33%) Oracle
9 3 (2.33%) Sun
9 3 (2.33%) Veritas
10 2 (1.55%) Fujitsu
11 1 (0.78%) Ariba
11 1 (0.78%) Epicor
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Haywards Heath
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 15 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £33000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago