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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 432 430 376
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -54
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 14 28 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.076% 0.13% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.088% 0.16% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 60
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £26,750 £43,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -43.75%
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
15864 17810 18887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.15% 85.53% 83.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13336 14404 14877
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +7 11 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +26 1 - -
Hampshire -1 1 £37,500 -6.25%
East Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Benchmarking
England

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 28 (59.57%) Degree
2 21 (44.68%) QA
3 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (40.43%) SQL
5 18 (38.30%) Active Directory
6 16 (34.04%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (31.91%) .NET
7 15 (31.91%) Finance
8 14 (29.79%) C#
9 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
9 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
10 12 (25.53%) SAN
10 12 (25.53%) IIS
10 12 (25.53%) C++
10 12 (25.53%) Windows
10 12 (25.53%) WebLOAD
10 12 (25.53%) Wireshark
10 12 (25.53%) Performance Engineering
10 12 (25.53%) AQtime
10 12 (25.53%) Perfmon
10 12 (25.53%) Windows Server
11 11 (23.40%) Computer Science
11 11 (23.40%) IMAP
11 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (23.40%) NAS
11 11 (23.40%) VMware
11 11 (23.40%) VMware ESX
11 11 (23.40%) SMTP
11 11 (23.40%) MAPI
11 11 (23.40%) Java

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 12 (25.53%) IIS
2 8 (17.02%) Cloud Foundry
2 8 (17.02%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.51%) Apache
3 4 (8.51%) Apache Spark
3 4 (8.51%) GemFire
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) GitHub
1 8 (17.02%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.53%) SAN
1 12 (25.53%) Wireshark
2 11 (23.40%) IMAP
2 11 (23.40%) NAS
2 11 (23.40%) SMTP
3 4 (8.51%) AMQP
4 1 (2.13%) 3G
4 1 (2.13%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) Apache Hive
2 4 (8.51%) Big Data
2 4 (8.51%) Hadoop
2 4 (8.51%) HBase
2 4 (8.51%) OLTP
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.13%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) AQtime
1 12 (25.53%) WebLOAD
2 9 (19.15%) Git (software)
3 8 (17.02%) Eclipse
3 8 (17.02%) Gradle
3 8 (17.02%) Jenkins
3 8 (17.02%) JUnit
4 2 (4.26%) LoadRunner
4 2 (4.26%) Selenium
5 1 (2.13%) JMeter
5 1 (2.13%) JSUnit
5 1 (2.13%) LoadUI
5 1 (2.13%) MSTest
5 1 (2.13%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.13%) Subversion
5 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (31.91%) Finance
2 8 (17.02%) Banking
2 8 (17.02%) Telecoms
3 6 (12.77%) Legal
4 2 (4.26%) Brand Awareness
4 2 (4.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Performance Tester
1 12 (25.53%) Tester
2 11 (23.40%) Software Tester
3 10 (21.28%) QA Tester
3 10 (21.28%) Software QA Tester
4 8 (17.02%) Team Leader
4 8 (17.02%) Technical Leader
4 8 (17.02%) Technical Team Leader
5 7 (14.89%) Project Director
6 6 (12.77%) Problem Manager
7 4 (8.51%) Java Team Leader
7 4 (8.51%) Unix Team Leader
8 2 (4.26%) Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Business Analytics Specialist
8 2 (4.26%) Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (4.26%) IT Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Support Specialist
8 2 (4.26%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.91%) .NET
2 11 (23.40%) MAPI
3 9 (19.15%) J2EE
3 9 (19.15%) JSON
3 9 (19.15%) Middleware
4 8 (17.02%) Spring
4 8 (17.02%) Spring Boot
4 8 (17.02%) Spring Integration
5 5 (10.64%) REST
6 4 (8.51%) Kafka
6 4 (8.51%) Spark Streaming
7 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.26%) HTML
7 2 (4.26%) jQuery
8 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.13%) CSS
8 1 (2.13%) Google Maps API
8 1 (2.13%) Semantic HTML
8 1 (2.13%) Underscore.js
8 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.02%) Virtual Team
3 6 (12.77%) Data Centre
4 4 (8.51%) Replication
5 2 (4.26%) Data Integration
5 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.26%) Social Media
5 2 (4.26%) Statistics
5 2 (4.26%) User Experience
6 1 (2.13%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.13%) e-Health
6 1 (2.13%) Ergonomics
6 1 (2.13%) PMI
6 1 (2.13%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Windows
1 12 (25.53%) Windows Server
2 8 (17.02%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) Unix
3 4 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.26%) VMS
5 1 (2.13%) Android
5 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (25.53%) Performance Engineering
4 10 (21.28%) Unit Testing
4 10 (21.28%) Validation
5 9 (19.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (17.02%) API Design
6 8 (17.02%) BDD
6 8 (17.02%) ITIL
6 8 (17.02%) Project Management
6 8 (17.02%) Scrum
6 8 (17.02%) System Testing
6 8 (17.02%) TDD
7 7 (14.89%) Programme Management
7 7 (14.89%) Service Management
8 6 (12.77%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 6 (12.77%) Change Management
8 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2
8 6 (12.77%) Problem Management
8 6 (12.77%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 19 (40.43%) SQL
2 14 (29.79%) C#
3 12 (25.53%) C++
4 11 (23.40%) Java
5 8 (17.02%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.51%) Erlang
6 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.13%) PHP
7 1 (2.13%) Python
7 1 (2.13%) VB
7 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (59.57%) Degree
2 6 (12.77%) PMI Certification
2 6 (12.77%) PMP
3 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (44.68%) QA
2 6 (12.77%) ISO 14001
2 6 (12.77%) SLA
3 1 (2.13%) HL7
System Software
1 18 (38.30%) Active Directory
2 11 (23.40%) VMware ESX
2 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (8.51%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (25.53%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.40%) VMware
3 6 (12.77%) Remedy
4 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.13%) Google
5 1 (2.13%) Huawei
5 1 (2.13%) webMethods