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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Benchmarking
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 251 307
Rank change year-on-year +37 +56  
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 13 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.25% 0.063% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.069% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 6
Median salary £46,250 £58,750 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.27% -16.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,550 £49,125 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,375 £81,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +13.63% +3.52%  

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 4579 5771 9076
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 89.10% 90.58% 89.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17094 23089 29776
Median salary £62,500 £60,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.30% +5.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £87,500
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

Job postings citing Benchmarking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Benchmarking in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 14 (56.00%) Degree
2 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) Data Analysis
3 12 (48.00%) Relational Database
4 11 (44.00%) Visualisation
4 11 (44.00%) Data Quality
4 11 (44.00%) Military
5 10 (40.00%) Finance
5 10 (40.00%) Resource Management
6 9 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (32.00%) Economics
8 7 (28.00%) Advertising
8 7 (28.00%) Project Management
8 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
8 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Excel
8 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (24.00%) IFRS
9 6 (24.00%) IFRS 9
9 6 (24.00%) Quantitative Analysis
9 6 (24.00%) Stress Testing
9 6 (24.00%) Data Visualisation
9 6 (24.00%) SAS
9 6 (24.00%) Basel II
9 6 (24.00%) Strategic Management
10 5 (20.00%) Information Management
10 5 (20.00%) Banking
10 5 (20.00%) Publishing
10 5 (20.00%) Quality Management
10 5 (20.00%) Contract Management
11 3 (12.00%) Stata

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 6 (24.00%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (12.00%) Stata
3 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
1 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (44.00%) Military
2 10 (40.00%) Finance
3 7 (28.00%) Advertising
4 5 (20.00%) Banking
4 5 (20.00%) Publishing
5 2 (8.00%) Legal
5 2 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (8.00%) Retail
5 2 (8.00%) Retail Banking
5 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (4.00%) Back Office
6 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Risk Manager
3 5 (20.00%) Database Manager
3 5 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Risk Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Data Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Qualitative Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Quantitative Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Quantitative Risk Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) IT Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Transformation Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) User Experience Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Services Delivery Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (8.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Data Analysis
2 11 (44.00%) Visualisation
3 10 (40.00%) Resource Management
4 9 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (32.00%) Economics
6 7 (28.00%) Project Management
7 6 (24.00%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (24.00%) Quantitative Analysis
7 6 (24.00%) Strategic Management
7 6 (24.00%) Stress Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Contract Management
8 5 (20.00%) Information Management
8 5 (20.00%) Quality Management
9 3 (12.00%) ITIL
9 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
9 3 (12.00%) Statistical Analysis
9 3 (12.00%) Statistics
10 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
10 2 (8.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.00%) Groovy
2 1 (4.00%) Korn
2 1 (4.00%) Perl
2 1 (4.00%) Python
2 1 (4.00%) Ruby
2 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (44.00%) Data Quality
2 6 (24.00%) Basel II
2 6 (24.00%) IFRS
2 6 (24.00%) IFRS 9
3 2 (8.00%) COBIT
3 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (8.00%) PMBOK
3 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
1 1 (4.00%) NFS
1 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Sybase