The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Benchmarking
London / City of London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 255 295
Rank change year-on-year +41 +40  
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 14 8 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.27% 0.11% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.12% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 22
Median salary £60,000 £63,500 £74,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.51% -14.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £96,000 £89,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4682 6500 9143
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 90.46% 90.28% 87.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4276 5788 7697
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £41,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Benchmarking
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Benchmarking in the City of London

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Benchmarking in the City of London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Benchmarking in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 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 City of London region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
3 7 (31.82%) Banking
3 7 (31.82%) Degree
4 6 (27.27%) Quality Management
5 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
5 5 (22.73%) Advertising
5 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) Strategic Management
6 4 (18.18%) Quantitative Analysis
6 4 (18.18%) Stress Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Basel II
6 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
6 4 (18.18%) SAS
6 4 (18.18%) Linux
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
6 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (18.18%) IFRS
6 4 (18.18%) IFRS 9
7 3 (13.64%) PMBOK
7 3 (13.64%) SDLC
7 3 (13.64%) Target Operating Model
7 3 (13.64%) DevOps
7 3 (13.64%) Process Improvement
7 3 (13.64%) Data Quality
7 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
7 3 (13.64%) Puppet

Benchmarking
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (18.18%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) DataSynapse
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
2 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
2 3 (13.64%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
1 2 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.55%) FCoE
2 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (4.55%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) Multicast
2 1 (4.55%) NAS
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) DB2
3 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.55%) HBase
3 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Banking
3 5 (22.73%) Advertising
4 3 (13.64%) Military
4 3 (13.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
5 2 (9.09%) Legal
5 2 (9.09%) Retail
5 2 (9.09%) Retail Banking
6 1 (4.55%) Back Office
6 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
6 1 (4.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Financial Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Risk Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Risk Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) IT Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Qualitative Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Quantitative Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Quantitative Risk Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Transformation Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Category Manager
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.09%) IT Procurement Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Procurement Manager
4 2 (9.09%) User Experience Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
1 1 (4.55%) Rendezvous
1 1 (4.55%) Ultra Messaging
1 1 (4.55%) XML
1 1 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Fintech
3 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (4.55%) Mac OS
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Quality Management
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
2 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (18.18%) Quantitative Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Strategic Management
3 4 (18.18%) Stress Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Business Process Improvement
4 3 (13.64%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (13.64%) DevOps
4 3 (13.64%) Process Improvement
4 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
4 3 (13.64%) Resource Management
4 3 (13.64%) SDLC
4 3 (13.64%) Statistics
4 3 (13.64%) Target Operating Model
4 3 (13.64%) Visualisation
4 3 (13.64%) V-Model
4 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.55%) Groovy
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) Korn
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) Ruby
3 1 (4.55%) Scala
3 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) Basel II
1 4 (18.18%) IFRS
1 4 (18.18%) IFRS 9
2 3 (13.64%) COBIT
2 3 (13.64%) Data Quality
2 3 (13.64%) PMBOK
3 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) NFS
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Docker
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.55%) SRDF
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Puppet
2 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.55%) Ansible
3 1 (4.55%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Bloomberg
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Sybase
3 1 (4.55%) Apple
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) EMC
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) Intel
3 1 (4.55%) NetApp
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.55%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
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