The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Benchmarking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Benchmarking
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 56 - 90
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 9 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.40% - 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% - 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 2
Median salary £42,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.42% +5.55%  

Benchmarking is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 577 745 974
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 89.46% 92.89% 87.91%
Number of salaries quoted 430 608 730
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +9.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Benchmarking
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Benchmarking as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Benchmarking in Bedfordshire

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Benchmarking in Bedfordshire

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Benchmarking in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Benchmarking in Bedfordshire

Benchmarking
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 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
Luton - 4 £100,000 -
Benchmarking
East of England

Benchmarking
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 5 (55.56%) BMC
1 5 (55.56%) Remedy
1 5 (55.56%) ITSM
1 5 (55.56%) Remedy ITSM
1 5 (55.56%) Remedy AR System
1 5 (55.56%) User Experience
1 5 (55.56%) SAP
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Marketing
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) SAS
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (44.44%) Digital Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Single Customer View
2 4 (44.44%) Personalization
2 4 (44.44%) Social Media Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
2 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
2 4 (44.44%) Social Media
2 4 (44.44%) R
2 4 (44.44%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (44.44%) Marketing Strategy
2 4 (44.44%) Machine Learning
2 4 (44.44%) Customer Insight
2 4 (44.44%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Customer Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Banking

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 4 (44.44%) SAS
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Remedy AR System
1 5 (55.56%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
1 4 (44.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Remedy Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Remedy Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Head of Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Head of Customer Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Head of Digital
2 4 (44.44%) Head of Digital Analytics
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) User Experience
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (44.44%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
1 5 (55.56%) ITSM
2 4 (44.44%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (44.44%) Customer Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Customer Insight
2 4 (44.44%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (44.44%) Digital Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Machine Learning
2 4 (44.44%) Marketing Strategy
2 4 (44.44%) Personalization
2 4 (44.44%) Single Customer View
2 4 (44.44%) Social Media Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Python
1 4 (44.44%) R
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) BMC
1 5 (55.56%) Remedy
1 5 (55.56%) SAP