The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Benchmarking
Rank 102 110 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.16% 0.075% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.094% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +11.11%
Benchmarking
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
971 1060 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 75.62% 79.46% 68.88%
Number of salaries quoted 837 946 663
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Benchmarking Salary Trend in Wales

Benchmarking
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the Wales region over the 3 months to 19 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
South Wales +11 2 £37,500 -
Benchmarking
UK

Benchmarking
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Lean Six Sigma
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Quality Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Process Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technology Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Lean Six Sigma
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001