Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Benchmarking
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 222 182 203
Rank change year-on-year -40 +21 +39
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 11 10 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.20% 0.22% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.24% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 29
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £48,750 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -30.36% +133.33%
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% -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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,085 4,234 5,541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 91.28% 91.31% 90.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3,342 2,676 3,517
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,533 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.02% +2.17% +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 23 January 2018. 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 -12 11 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Benchmarking
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 9 (81.82%) RESTful
2 9 (81.82%) Augmented Reality
2 9 (81.82%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (81.82%) User Experience
2 9 (81.82%) Push Notifications
3 7 (63.64%) Core Data
3 7 (63.64%) Apple Swift
3 7 (63.64%) iOS Development
3 7 (63.64%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 7 (63.64%) Apple
3 7 (63.64%) Cocoa Touch
3 7 (63.64%) Cocoa
3 7 (63.64%) Objective-C
3 7 (63.64%) Animation
3 7 (63.64%) Test Scripting
3 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (63.64%) Core Animation
3 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
4 4 (36.36%) Wireframes
5 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (18.18%) Big Data
5 2 (18.18%) Android SDK
5 2 (18.18%) Android Development
5 2 (18.18%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (18.18%) OmniGraffle

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 2 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (18.18%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Axure RP
1 2 (18.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) iOS Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Android Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Big Data Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Cloud Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Data Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) RESTful
2 7 (63.64%) Cocoa
2 7 (63.64%) Cocoa Touch
2 7 (63.64%) Core Animation
2 7 (63.64%) Core Data
2 7 (63.64%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (18.18%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 9 (81.82%) Augmented Reality
2 9 (81.82%) User Experience
3 7 (63.64%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
2 2 (18.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (81.82%) Push Notifications
3 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (63.64%) iOS Development
3 7 (63.64%) Test Scripting
4 4 (36.36%) Wireframes
5 2 (18.18%) Android Development
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (18.18%) Usability Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Apple Swift
1 7 (63.64%) Objective-C
2 2 (18.18%) Java
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Apple
2 2 (18.18%) Google