Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Benchmarking
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 235 220
Rank change year-on-year +18 -15 +42
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 2 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.038% 0.034% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.042% 0.038% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 15
Scotland median annual salary - - £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -33.33% +3.85%

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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4800 5295 5750
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.31% 91.07% 90.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3024 3147 3578
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Benchmarking
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Benchmarking in Scotland

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Benchmarking in Scotland

Benchmarking
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Glasgow +18 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Benchmarking
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) CIPD
1 1 (50.00%) WFM
1 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) People Management
1 1 (50.00%) Actionable Insight

Benchmarking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Actionable Insight
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) People Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) WFM
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CIPD
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft