The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Benchmarking
Rank 236 250 193
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -57
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 11 13 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.15% 0.17% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.21% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 29
Average salary £23,000 £65,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-64.61% +71.05%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £54,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-20.37% +54.28%
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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6229 6210 4652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.60% 83.45% 80.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4956 4822 3596
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Benchmarking Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Benchmarking
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
North Yorkshire - 7 £23,000 -
Benchmarking
England

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 19 (63.33%) C#
1 19 (63.33%) Java
2 17 (56.67%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (53.33%) Performance Analysis
3 16 (53.33%) OO
3 16 (53.33%) Finance
4 14 (46.67%) Scrum
4 14 (46.67%) Product Management
5 8 (26.67%) Technical Analysis
5 8 (26.67%) SQL
6 7 (23.33%) Migration
7 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 6 (20.00%) HTML
7 6 (20.00%) Oracle
7 6 (20.00%) Data Migration
7 6 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (20.00%) Degree
8 5 (16.67%) Information Management
8 5 (16.67%) Statistics
8 5 (16.67%) Regression Analysis
8 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
8 5 (16.67%) Data Mining
8 5 (16.67%) ISO 9001
8 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 5 (16.67%) ISO 14001
8 5 (16.67%) Validation
9 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
9 4 (13.33%) Data Security
9 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
9 4 (13.33%) SPSS

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (13.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Data Mining
1 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) MS Access
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) JUnit
1 3 (10.00%) NUnit
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
2 15 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 14 (46.67%) Graduate
3 14 (46.67%) Junior
3 14 (46.67%) Graduate Software Developer
3 14 (46.67%) Graduate Developer
3 14 (46.67%) Junior Software Developer
3 14 (46.67%) Junior Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Data Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Tester
6 3 (10.00%) Tester
7 2 (6.67%) Information Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Software Development Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Development Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.33%) IT Security Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Security Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Trainee Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) HTML
2 4 (13.33%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) WSH
3 1 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (16.67%) Statistics
4 4 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (13.33%) NHS
5 2 (6.67%) FMCG
5 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.33%) CMDB
6 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) UNIX
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) OO
1 16 (53.33%) Performance Analysis
2 14 (46.67%) Scrum
2 14 (46.67%) Product Management
3 8 (26.67%) Technical Analysis
4 7 (23.33%) Migration
5 6 (20.00%) Data Migration
6 5 (16.67%) Regression Analysis
6 5 (16.67%) Information Management
6 5 (16.67%) Validation
7 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
7 4 (13.33%) Data Security
7 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
7 4 (13.33%) Data Management
7 4 (13.33%) Data Protection
7 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Information Governance
8 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (10.00%) Database Tuning
8 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) C#
1 19 (63.33%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 4 (13.33%) VBA
4 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.33%) CISA
3 1 (3.33%) CISM
3 1 (3.33%) CISMP
3 1 (3.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (16.67%) ISO 9001
2 5 (16.67%) ISO 14001
3 3 (10.00%) QA
4 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) VMware