Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Benchmarking
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 729 674 730
Rank change year-on-year -55 +56 -136
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 111 176 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.26% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 96 112 151
London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% -28.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £99,375 £105,000 £102,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% -21.43% +16.67%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 68818 68936 79416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.60% 90.67% 89.58%
Number of salaries quoted 53025 59292 66921
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Benchmarking
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Benchmarking in London

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Benchmarking in London

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Benchmarking in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Benchmarking in London

Benchmarking
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the London region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Central London +10 9 £43,750 -23.58%
West London +8 8 £35,000 +14.75% 1
South London +3 3 £52,500 +5.00% 1
East London -7 1 £47,500 -52.50%
Benchmarking
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 London region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 36 (32.43%) Finance
2 33 (29.73%) Analytics
3 32 (28.83%) SQL
3 32 (28.83%) Degree
4 28 (25.23%) Python
5 27 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (19.82%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (18.02%) Linux
8 19 (17.12%) Project Management
8 19 (17.12%) Java
8 19 (17.12%) Marketing
8 19 (17.12%) Amazon AWS
9 18 (16.22%) Docker
10 17 (15.32%) Visualisation
10 17 (15.32%) User Experience
10 17 (15.32%) Banking
10 17 (15.32%) Microsoft Excel
11 16 (14.41%) Microsoft Azure
12 15 (13.51%) Unix
12 15 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (13.51%) Microsoft
12 15 (13.51%) Configuration Management
12 15 (13.51%) Data Analysis
13 14 (12.61%) Google
13 14 (12.61%) Data Management
13 14 (12.61%) QA
14 13 (11.71%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (11.71%) E-Commerce
14 13 (11.71%) Data Visualisation
14 13 (11.71%) Mentoring

Benchmarking
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 10 (9.01%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (8.11%) nginx
3 3 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (2.70%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.80%) Apache
5 1 (0.90%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.90%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.90%) Marvel
5 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (15.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (7.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.80%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.90%) InVision
4 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.12%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (14.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (7.21%) PaaS
3 8 (7.21%) SaaS
4 7 (6.31%) Google Analytics
5 6 (5.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (4.50%) IaaS
7 3 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (2.70%) IBM Cloud
7 3 (2.70%) SoftLayer
8 2 (1.80%) Adobe Analytics
8 2 (1.80%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.90%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.90%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.90%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.21%) Network Security
2 4 (3.60%) Firewall
2 4 (3.60%) LAN
2 4 (3.60%) Unified Communications
2 4 (3.60%) WAN
3 3 (2.70%) BGP
3 3 (2.70%) Extranet
3 3 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (2.70%) Multicast
3 3 (2.70%) VLAN
4 2 (1.80%) DHCP
4 2 (1.80%) DNS
4 2 (1.80%) IPsec
4 2 (1.80%) MPLS
4 2 (1.80%) Skype
4 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.80%) VoIP
4 2 (1.80%) VPN
5 1 (0.90%) Internet
5 1 (0.90%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.01%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (9.01%) MySQL
2 8 (7.21%) Big Data
2 8 (7.21%) NoSQL
2 8 (7.21%) Redis
3 6 (5.41%) BigQuery
3 6 (5.41%) Power BI
3 6 (5.41%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.50%) Bigtable
4 5 (4.50%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.80%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.80%) HBase
6 2 (1.80%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.90%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.90%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.50%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (1.80%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.80%) JIRA
4 1 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.90%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.90%) Gradle
4 1 (0.90%) JSUnit
4 1 (0.90%) JUnit
4 1 (0.90%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (0.90%) Mocha
4 1 (0.90%) Selenium
4 1 (0.90%) SonarQube
General
1 36 (32.43%) Finance
2 19 (17.12%) Marketing
3 17 (15.32%) Banking
4 8 (7.21%) Publishing
5 7 (6.31%) Retail
5 7 (6.31%) Retail Banking
5 7 (6.31%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.60%) Billing
6 4 (3.60%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.70%) Legal
8 2 (1.80%) Games
8 2 (1.80%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.90%) Advertising
9 1 (0.90%) Back Office
9 1 (0.90%) Electronics
9 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.90%) Front Office
9 1 (0.90%) Law
9 1 (0.90%) Military
9 1 (0.90%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 20 (18.02%) Analyst
2 13 (11.71%) Architect
3 9 (8.11%) Product Manager
3 9 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (7.21%) User Experience Researcher
4 8 (7.21%) User Researcher
5 7 (6.31%) Consultant
5 7 (6.31%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (5.41%) Applications Engineer
6 6 (5.41%) Data Analyst
6 6 (5.41%) Data Architect
6 6 (5.41%) Java Engineer
6 6 (5.41%) Management Consultant
6 6 (5.41%) Performance Engineer
7 5 (4.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 5 (4.50%) Business Manager
7 5 (4.50%) CRM Analyst
7 5 (4.50%) Senior Architect
7 5 (4.50%) Senior Data Architect
8 4 (3.60%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.11%) LEMP Stack
2 8 (7.21%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (7.21%) Regular Expression
3 7 (6.31%) .NET
4 4 (3.60%) HTML
4 4 (3.60%) RESTful
5 3 (2.70%) CSS
5 3 (2.70%) JSON
5 3 (2.70%) XML
6 2 (1.80%) Kafka
6 2 (1.80%) REST
6 2 (1.80%) Web Services
7 1 (0.90%) Android SDK
7 1 (0.90%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.90%) Backbone.js
7 1 (0.90%) Cocoa Touch
7 1 (0.90%) JAX-RS
7 1 (0.90%) Node.js
7 1 (0.90%) Sass
7 1 (0.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (15.32%) User Experience
3 8 (7.21%) Computer Science
4 7 (6.31%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.50%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.60%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.60%) Virtual Team
7 3 (2.70%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.70%) Animation
7 3 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (2.70%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.70%) NHS
7 3 (2.70%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.70%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.80%) Life Science
9 1 (0.90%) Blog
9 1 (0.90%) Clustering
9 1 (0.90%) Derivative
9 1 (0.90%) Equities
9 1 (0.90%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.02%) Linux
2 15 (13.51%) Unix
3 8 (7.21%) CentOS
3 8 (7.21%) FreeBSD
3 8 (7.21%) Windows
4 3 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.80%) Android
6 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.90%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (29.73%) Analytics
2 22 (19.82%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (17.12%) Project Management
4 17 (15.32%) Visualisation
5 15 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (13.51%) Configuration Management
5 15 (13.51%) Data Analysis
6 14 (12.61%) Data Management
7 13 (11.71%) Data Visualisation
7 13 (11.71%) E-Commerce
7 13 (11.71%) Mentoring
7 13 (11.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (10.81%) IT Strategy
8 12 (10.81%) ITIL
8 12 (10.81%) Statistics
9 11 (9.91%) DevOps
10 10 (9.01%) ETL
10 10 (9.01%) Product Management
11 9 (8.11%) SEO
11 9 (8.11%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (28.83%) SQL
2 28 (25.23%) Python
3 19 (17.12%) Java
4 11 (9.91%) Perl
4 11 (9.91%) R
5 9 (8.11%) Bash Shell
6 8 (7.21%) PHP
7 7 (6.31%) C#
8 6 (5.41%) Scala
9 5 (4.50%) PL/SQL
9 5 (4.50%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.60%) JavaScript
11 3 (2.70%) VBA
12 2 (1.80%) C++
13 1 (0.90%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.90%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.90%) ES6
13 1 (0.90%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.90%) XPath
Qualifications
1 32 (28.83%) Degree
2 8 (7.21%) Master's Degree
3 6 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (3.60%) CCNA
6 3 (2.70%) CISM
6 3 (2.70%) CISSP
7 2 (1.80%) CCIE
7 2 (1.80%) CCNP
7 2 (1.80%) ECDL
7 2 (1.80%) MCSE
7 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.80%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.90%) CISA
8 1 (0.90%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.61%) QA
2 8 (7.21%) SLA
3 7 (6.31%) Data Quality
4 6 (5.41%) GDPR
5 5 (4.50%) GCP
6 3 (2.70%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.90%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.90%) COBIT
7 1 (0.90%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.90%) EMIR
7 1 (0.90%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.90%) MiFID
7 1 (0.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (16.22%) Docker
2 9 (8.11%) NFS
3 8 (7.21%) KVM
4 2 (1.80%) Apache Flume
4 2 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (10.81%) Puppet
2 8 (7.21%) HAProxy
2 8 (7.21%) Kibana
2 8 (7.21%) Nagios
3 4 (3.60%) Ansible
3 4 (3.60%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.80%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.90%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 15 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.61%) Google
3 9 (8.11%) Adobe
3 9 (8.11%) Red Hat
4 8 (7.21%) Percona
5 6 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (4.50%) Oracle
6 5 (4.50%) Talend
7 4 (3.60%) Birst
7 4 (3.60%) Tableau
8 3 (2.70%) Adaptive Insights
8 3 (2.70%) VMware
9 2 (1.80%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.80%) Cisco
9 2 (1.80%) Citrix
9 2 (1.80%) Cognizant
9 2 (1.80%) LANDesk
10 1 (0.90%) Cognos
10 1 (0.90%) Progress
10 1 (0.90%) Teradata