The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 699 784 723
Rank change year-on-year
+85 -61
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 177 171 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.18% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 107 121 185
Median salary £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,050 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £87,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -9.09%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
78947 92968 97230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.06% 87.55% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 65078 76746 79953
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,426
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Benchmarking
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the UK.

Benchmarking Salary Trend in the UK

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Benchmarking over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 within the UK.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in the UK

Benchmarking
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 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
England +86 174 £57,500 -4.16% 20
London +85 109 £62,500 -7.40% 10
South East +93 31 £52,500 -25.00% 4
North West -13 23 £43,500 +16.00% 1
Berkshire +61 17 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Cheshire +26 16 £33,500 -10.66%
Knutsford +14 13 - -
Reading - 10 £71,000 - 1
West Sussex - 8 £50,000 -
City of London +18 7 £66,000 -7.36% 3
Manchester -11 6 £53,750 - 1
Crawley - 5 £40,000 -
South West +16 4 £41,500 -7.77% 3
Maidenhead +4 4 £70,000 +16.66%
Buckinghamshire +20 3 £47,500 - 1
East of England +10 3 £80,000 +60.00% 1
Somerset - 3 £41,500 - 1
Gatwick - 3 £57,500 -
Bracknell - 3 £31,000 - 1
Hounslow +16 2 £50,000 -
Scotland +13 2 £60,000 -14.28%
Hertfordshire +3 2 £80,000 -5.88%
Edinburgh - 2 £60,000 -
High Wycombe - 2 £47,500 - 1
Havant - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 - -
Dorset +25 1 - - 1
East Sussex +20 1 £52,500 -25.00%
Brighton +19 1 £52,500 -25.00%
Milton Keynes +16 1 - -

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 148 (47.44%) Finance
2 112 (35.90%) Degree
3 88 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (22.12%) Linux
5 68 (21.79%) Risk Management
6 64 (20.51%) Oracle
6 64 (20.51%) Performance Tuning
7 62 (19.87%) Windows
8 59 (18.91%) LAN
9 58 (18.59%) IBM
10 56 (17.95%) Project Management
11 55 (17.63%) WAN
11 55 (17.63%) MS Excel
12 54 (17.31%) NetApp
13 53 (16.99%) SAN
13 53 (16.99%) EMC
13 53 (16.99%) Intel
13 53 (16.99%) Cisco
13 53 (16.99%) NFS
13 53 (16.99%) Solaris
13 53 (16.99%) NAS
13 53 (16.99%) SRDF
13 53 (16.99%) FCoE
13 53 (16.99%) Fibre Channel
13 53 (16.99%) Multicast
14 52 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
15 51 (16.35%) SQL
16 49 (15.71%) VMware
17 48 (15.38%) Tomcat
17 48 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills 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 48 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 47 (15.06%) Apache
2 47 (15.06%) Oracle Coherence
2 47 (15.06%) WebSphere
3 46 (14.74%) IIS
3 46 (14.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 6 (1.92%) SAS
5 4 (1.28%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.28%) nginx
6 3 (0.96%) JBoss
6 3 (0.96%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.64%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.64%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.32%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.32%) Confluence
8 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 55 (17.63%) MS Excel
2 26 (8.33%) MS Office
3 24 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.96%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (0.96%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.64%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.64%) InDesign
5 2 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.64%) SPSS
6 1 (0.32%) MS Project
6 1 (0.32%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 1 (0.32%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.32%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 22 (7.05%) RMDS
2 2 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.64%) SAP FI-AP
2 2 (0.64%) SAP hybris
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.60%) Google Analytics
1 5 (1.60%) SaaS
2 4 (1.28%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.32%) AdWords
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.32%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.32%) IaaS
4 1 (0.32%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.32%) Route 53
4 1 (0.32%) SoftLayer
4 1 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 59 (18.91%) LAN
2 55 (17.63%) WAN
3 53 (16.99%) FCoE
3 53 (16.99%) Fibre Channel
3 53 (16.99%) Multicast
3 53 (16.99%) NAS
3 53 (16.99%) SAN
4 46 (14.74%) HTTP
5 44 (14.10%) iSCSI
6 8 (2.56%) Radio Access Network
7 7 (2.24%) Wireless
8 5 (1.60%) Ethernet
9 4 (1.28%) Firewall
9 4 (1.28%) Network Security
9 4 (1.28%) VPN
10 2 (0.64%) LTE
10 2 (0.64%) RIP
10 2 (0.64%) WCDMA
10 2 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.64%) XCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (14.74%) SQL Server
2 33 (10.58%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (8.65%) DB2
3 27 (8.65%) Hadoop
3 27 (8.65%) HBase
4 24 (7.69%) OLAP
4 24 (7.69%) OLTP
4 24 (7.69%) Oracle OLAP
5 9 (2.88%) Big Data
6 8 (2.56%) MySQL
7 6 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.60%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.28%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.96%) QlikView
10 3 (0.96%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.96%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.64%) Qlik Sense
12 1 (0.32%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 17 (5.45%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.60%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.60%) JIRA
3 4 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (0.96%) Axure RP
4 3 (0.96%) Cucumber
4 3 (0.96%) JUnit
4 3 (0.96%) PHPUnit
4 3 (0.96%) Selenium
4 3 (0.96%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.64%) Moq
6 1 (0.32%) Grunt
6 1 (0.32%) JSUnit
6 1 (0.32%) Subversion
General
1 148 (47.44%) Finance
2 32 (10.26%) Telecoms
3 26 (8.33%) Banking
3 26 (8.33%) Legal
4 24 (7.69%) Marketing
5 20 (6.41%) Billing
6 13 (4.17%) French Language
6 13 (4.17%) German Language
6 13 (4.17%) Spanish Language
7 10 (3.21%) Investment Banking
8 9 (2.88%) Games
8 9 (2.88%) Retail
9 8 (2.56%) Publishing
10 6 (1.92%) Corporate Banking
10 6 (1.92%) Financial Institution
11 5 (1.60%) Automotive
11 5 (1.60%) Russian Language
12 4 (1.28%) Dutch Language
12 4 (1.28%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 55 (17.63%) Architect
2 51 (16.35%) Infrastructure Architect
3 35 (11.22%) Analyst
4 30 (9.62%) Developer
5 25 (8.01%) Lead Architect
6 21 (6.73%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 21 (6.73%) Solutions Architect
6 21 (6.73%) Technical Architect
7 20 (6.41%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 20 (6.41%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 17 (5.45%) Network Infrastructure Architect
9 16 (5.13%) Commercial Manager
10 15 (4.81%) Project Director
10 15 (4.81%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 13 (4.17%) Product Manager
12 12 (3.85%) Business Analyst
13 11 (3.53%) Financial Analyst
13 11 (3.53%) User Experience Researcher
14 10 (3.21%) Consultant
14 10 (3.21%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (15.06%) Middleware
2 32 (10.26%) HTML
3 26 (8.33%) XML
4 23 (7.37%) XSLT
5 22 (7.05%) Rendezvous
5 22 (7.05%) Ultra Messaging
6 13 (4.17%) RESTful
7 10 (3.21%) AngularJS
8 7 (2.24%) Android SDK
9 4 (1.28%) .NET
9 4 (1.28%) ASP.NET
9 4 (1.28%) CSS
9 4 (1.28%) HTML5
9 4 (1.28%) Spark Streaming
10 3 (0.96%) Behat
10 3 (0.96%) JSP
10 3 (0.96%) LEMP Stack
10 3 (0.96%) Node.js
10 3 (0.96%) React
11 2 (0.64%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 52 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (9.94%) User Experience
3 30 (9.62%) Management Information System
4 23 (7.37%) Mobile App
5 22 (7.05%) Statistics
6 17 (5.45%) Computer Science
6 17 (5.45%) Data Centre
7 15 (4.81%) Social Media
8 12 (3.85%) Mathematics
9 11 (3.53%) Psychology
10 10 (3.21%) Driving Licence
11 9 (2.88%) Performance Metrics
12 8 (2.56%) Online Games
13 7 (2.24%) Virtual Team
14 6 (1.92%) Fintech
15 5 (1.60%) Algorithms
15 5 (1.60%) Data Structures
15 5 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (1.60%) Ergonomics
15 5 (1.60%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 69 (22.12%) Linux
2 62 (19.87%) Windows
3 53 (16.99%) Solaris
4 12 (3.85%) Android
5 8 (2.56%) Unix
6 6 (1.92%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.28%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.96%) CentOS
8 3 (0.96%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.96%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.64%) CoreOS
9 2 (0.64%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.64%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (21.79%) Risk Management
3 64 (20.51%) Performance Tuning
4 56 (17.95%) Project Management
5 46 (14.74%) Continuous Improvement
6 42 (13.46%) Analytics
7 38 (12.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 34 (10.90%) Change Management
9 33 (10.58%) Service Delivery
10 28 (8.97%) CRM
11 25 (8.01%) Business Intelligence
11 25 (8.01%) Programme Management
12 23 (7.37%) Budgeting and Forecasting
12 23 (7.37%) Process Improvement
12 23 (7.37%) Six Sigma
13 22 (7.05%) Service Management
14 21 (6.73%) E-Commerce
14 21 (6.73%) Product Management
15 19 (6.09%) PRINCE2
16 18 (5.77%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 51 (16.35%) SQL
2 36 (11.54%) Java
3 35 (11.22%) JavaScript
4 14 (4.49%) C
5 7 (2.24%) Scala
6 6 (1.92%) Go
7 5 (1.60%) C#
7 5 (1.60%) PHP
7 5 (1.60%) Python
7 5 (1.60%) R
7 5 (1.60%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.28%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.64%) Apple Swift
9 2 (0.64%) MapBasic
9 2 (0.64%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.64%) TypeScript
9 2 (0.64%) VBA
10 1 (0.32%) Cypher
10 1 (0.32%) Perl
10 1 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 112 (35.90%) Degree
2 18 (5.77%) PMI Certification
2 18 (5.77%) PMP
3 7 (2.24%) HNC
3 7 (2.24%) HND
4 4 (1.28%) CCNA
4 4 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.64%) ACDT
5 2 (0.64%) ACMT
5 2 (0.64%) MBA
6 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.32%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.32%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.32%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 1 (0.32%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (9.62%) SLA
2 24 (7.69%) Data Quality
3 18 (5.77%) ISO 14001
4 10 (3.21%) QA
5 2 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (16.99%) NFS
1 53 (16.99%) SRDF
2 48 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (15.06%) Oracle RAC
4 44 (14.10%) Hyper-V
4 44 (14.10%) KVM
4 44 (14.10%) Xen
5 11 (3.53%) Active Directory
6 10 (3.21%) Docker
7 3 (0.96%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.64%) etcd
8 2 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (2.88%) RSA Archer
2 8 (2.56%) Puppet
3 4 (1.28%) Ansible
4 3 (0.96%) Cobbler
4 3 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.64%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.64%) Consul
5 2 (0.64%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.32%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.32%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 64 (20.51%) Oracle
2 58 (18.59%) IBM
3 54 (17.31%) NetApp
4 53 (16.99%) Cisco
4 53 (16.99%) EMC
4 53 (16.99%) Intel
5 49 (15.71%) VMware
6 33 (10.58%) Microsoft
7 23 (7.37%) Sybase
8 22 (7.05%) DataSynapse
8 22 (7.05%) TIBCO
9 11 (3.53%) Adobe
10 10 (3.21%) Facebook
10 10 (3.21%) Google
10 10 (3.21%) Twitter
11 9 (2.88%) Red Hat
11 9 (2.88%) Reuters
11 9 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (2.24%) SAP
13 6 (1.92%) Computacenter
London
Spring Technology
Salary: company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
United Kingdom
Cigna Careers
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 35% bonus potential and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton-London, SM2 5AS
Reed Business Information
Posted: 7 days ago
Sutton-London, SM2 5AS
Reed Business Information
Posted: 7 days ago
Dorset
Reed Technology
Salary: £35 - £39.50 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Mayson Hunt
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus bonus and paackage
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefts
Posted: 24 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
MHR
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bath, Avon
myBench Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
London
CapGemini Consulting
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: excellent pension and benefits
Posted: 23 days ago