Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Benchmarking
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 328 358 375
Rank change year-on-year +30 +17 -36
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 26 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.22% 0.046% 0.099%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.052% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 15
East of England median annual salary £39,000 £80,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -51.25% +60.00% -47.37%
10th Percentile £29,675 £61,250 £24,900
90th Percentile £77,125 £83,750 £72,200
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% -15.38% +8.33%

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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10617 11555 13258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.23% 88.78% 87.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8589 9498 10886
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Benchmarking
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Benchmarking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Benchmarking in the East of England

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Benchmarking in the East of England

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Benchmarking in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Benchmarking in the East of England

Benchmarking
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the East of England region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. 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
Hertfordshire +14 18 £35,000 -56.25%
Cambridgeshire -30 4 £50,000 -39.39%
Bedfordshire - 3 £72,500 - 1
Essex +27 1 £90,000 +80.00%
Benchmarking
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 13 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 12 (46.15%) IBM
2 12 (46.15%) Linux
3 11 (42.31%) Perl
3 11 (42.31%) Python
3 11 (42.31%) Hadoop
3 11 (42.31%) Bash Shell
3 11 (42.31%) Open Source
4 10 (38.46%) Puppet
4 10 (38.46%) Marketing
4 10 (38.46%) Blog
4 10 (38.46%) C
4 10 (38.46%) C++
4 10 (38.46%) Shell Script
4 10 (38.46%) Finance
4 10 (38.46%) Cobbler
5 8 (30.77%) Business Analysis
6 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (23.08%) Process Improvement
6 6 (23.08%) SQL
6 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
7 5 (19.23%) Presales
7 5 (19.23%) NVIDIA
7 5 (19.23%) Oracle
7 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
7 5 (19.23%) Intel
7 5 (19.23%) Internet
7 5 (19.23%) Matrix Management

Benchmarking
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.85%) JBoss
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.54%) PaaS
3 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 11 (42.31%) Hadoop
3 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
4 4 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (3.85%) Big Data
7 1 (3.85%) DB2
7 1 (3.85%) MySQL
7 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.85%) OLTP
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.85%) Redis
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
1 10 (38.46%) Marketing
2 3 (11.54%) Legal
3 2 (7.69%) Billing
4 1 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Hadoop Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Business Improvement Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) IT Manager
4 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Azure Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Supplier Manager
6 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Payments Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Payments Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
1 3 (11.54%) Apache Cordova
1 3 (11.54%) JSON
1 3 (11.54%) JSON Schema
2 1 (3.85%) DBIx::Class
2 1 (3.85%) Lucene
2 1 (3.85%) Middleware
2 1 (3.85%) SAML
2 1 (3.85%) SQLAlchemy
2 1 (3.85%) Xapian
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Blog
2 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
4 3 (11.54%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.85%) Fintech
5 1 (3.85%) Life Science
5 1 (3.85%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Solaris
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Open Source
2 8 (30.77%) Business Analysis
3 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (23.08%) Process Improvement
4 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (19.23%) Matrix Management
4 5 (19.23%) Presales
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (15.38%) Business Process Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 4 (15.38%) ETL
5 4 (15.38%) Regulatory Compliance
5 4 (15.38%) SDLC
6 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) Data Management
6 3 (11.54%) Financial Modelling
6 3 (11.54%) Identity Management
6 3 (11.54%) Scrum
6 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.54%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Bash Shell
1 11 (42.31%) Perl
1 11 (42.31%) Python
2 10 (38.46%) C
2 10 (38.46%) C++
2 10 (38.46%) Shell Script
3 6 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) Cobbler
1 10 (38.46%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) Ansible
2 1 (3.85%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) OpenView
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (3.85%) Packer
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) IBM
2 5 (19.23%) Intel
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) NVIDIA
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) Orchard
3 3 (11.54%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (11.54%) Xamarin
4 1 (3.85%) AppDynamics
4 1 (3.85%) BMC
4 1 (3.85%) Sun
4 1 (3.85%) VMware