Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Benchmarking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Benchmarking over the 6 months to 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Benchmarking
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 249 243 280
Rank change year-on-year -6 +37 +30
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 19 8 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.29% 0.13% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.15% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 15
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.62% +18.18% -8.33%
10th Percentile £38,375 £23,350 £35,500
90th Percentile £65,750 £67,500 £71,150
South East median annual salary £62,500 £56,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% +4.76%

Benchmarking is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,876 5,489 8,027
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 90.30% 87.31% 90.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4,732 4,287 6,324
Berkshire median annual salary £52,251 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.50% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £30,825
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Benchmarking
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Benchmarking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Benchmarking in Berkshire

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Benchmarking in Berkshire

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Benchmarking in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Benchmarking in Berkshire

Benchmarking
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell -8 13 £42,500 +73.47%
Reading +7 5 £65,000 - 2
Newbury - 1 - -
Benchmarking
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT jobs citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft Office
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
1 13 (68.42%) Service Management
1 13 (68.42%) Service Delivery
1 13 (68.42%) ITSM
1 13 (68.42%) Billing
1 13 (68.42%) Supplier Management
1 13 (68.42%) Matrix Management
1 13 (68.42%) Continuous Improvement
1 13 (68.42%) Critical Success Factor
1 13 (68.42%) Matrix Organization
1 13 (68.42%) Strategic Thinking
1 13 (68.42%) Commercial Awareness
2 6 (31.58%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (10.53%) QA
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.53%) Parquet
3 2 (10.53%) Kafka
3 2 (10.53%) GitHub
3 2 (10.53%) Software Deployment
3 2 (10.53%) Gradle
3 2 (10.53%) Apache Avro
3 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
3 2 (10.53%) Middleware
3 2 (10.53%) Apache
3 2 (10.53%) Unix
3 2 (10.53%) Linux

Benchmarking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (10.53%) Apache
1 2 (10.53%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
Applications
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) GitHub
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Parquet
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.26%) HBase
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) Gradle
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (68.42%) Billing
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Buyer
2 9 (47.37%) IT Buyer
2 9 (47.37%) IT Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Head of Procurement
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Analogue IC Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Hadoop Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Hadoop Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Hadoop Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Apache Avro
1 2 (10.53%) JSON
1 2 (10.53%) Kafka
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
1 2 (10.53%) Spring
2 1 (5.26%) COM
2 1 (5.26%) Drools
2 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (5.26%) REST
2 1 (5.26%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (10.53%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Commercial Awareness
1 13 (68.42%) Continuous Improvement
1 13 (68.42%) Critical Success Factor
1 13 (68.42%) ITSM
1 13 (68.42%) Matrix Management
1 13 (68.42%) Matrix Organization
1 13 (68.42%) Service Delivery
1 13 (68.42%) Service Management
1 13 (68.42%) Strategic Thinking
1 13 (68.42%) Supplier Management
2 6 (31.58%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.53%) Software Deployment
3 2 (10.53%) TDD
4 1 (5.26%) BDD
4 1 (5.26%) Decision-Making
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Microservices
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Java
1 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.26%) C
2 1 (5.26%) C++
2 1 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (5.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Mentor Graphics