The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 59 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.17% 0.18% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £39,500 £20,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+97.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -21.29%
Benchmarking
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
528 497 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 88.29% 91.87% 87.03%
Number of salaries quoted 479 414 388
Average salary £47,304 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.30% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £56,203
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Benchmarking Salary Trend in Swindon

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 6 (60.00%) Retail
2 5 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 5 (50.00%) Logistics
2 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 5 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Information Security
3 4 (40.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Electronics
4 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (10.00%) Games
4 1 (10.00%) WinForms
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) Adobe
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (10.00%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) WPF
4 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Degree

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (60.00%) Retail
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics
3 1 (10.00%) Games
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Business Improvement Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Business Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Commercial Manager
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) WinForms
1 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (10.00%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 5 (50.00%) Logistics
1 5 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
1 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 5 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 5 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) 3D Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe