The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Benchmarking
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 22 57 56
Rank change year-on-year +35 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 1.52% 0.71% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 0.79% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -54.16%  
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 Ipswich with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 116 380 340
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 87.88% 90.48% 87.40%
Number of salaries quoted 103 338 273
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Benchmarking
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Benchmarking in Ipswich

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 1 (50.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) LESS
1 1 (50.00%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SOLID
1 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft