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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Benchmarking
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 106 137 131
Rank change year-on-year +31 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 1 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.081% 0.46% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.098% 0.52% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 2
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +12.82%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year -8.42% +2.70%  

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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1022 1720 2031
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 83.02% 88.39% 86.54%
Number of salaries quoted 774 1384 1335
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Benchmarking
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Benchmarking in Reading

Benchmarking
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Reading

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

1 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) Wireless
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) Legal
2 7 (87.50%) Programme Management
2 7 (87.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (87.50%) Radio Access Network
2 7 (87.50%) Coaching
2 7 (87.50%) Escalation Management
2 7 (87.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 7 (87.50%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (50.00%) Huawei
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (50.00%) CRM
3 4 (50.00%) PMP
3 4 (50.00%) PMI Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Six Sigma
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) ISO 14001
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (12.50%) QA
4 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Radio Access Network
1 7 (87.50%) Wireless
General
1 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Programme Director
2 1 (12.50%) Quantity Surveyor
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 7 (87.50%) Coaching
1 7 (87.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (87.50%) Customer Requirements
1 7 (87.50%) Escalation Management
1 7 (87.50%) Programme Management
2 4 (50.00%) CRM
2 4 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (50.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO 14001
2 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago