The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Benchmarking
England / South West
Rank 233 248 248
Rank change year-on-year +15 0  
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 7 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.14% 0.14% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.15% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 4
Median salary £51,250 £42,250 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.30% +15.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.42% +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 the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4584 5190 5215
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.11% 88.76% 87.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3785 4232 4344
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Benchmarking
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Benchmarking in the South West

Benchmarking
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +14 4 £51,250 +21.30%
Bristol - 2 £50,000 - 2
Cornwall - 1 - - 1
Benchmarking
England

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 South West region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 5 (45.45%) ISEB
2 4 (36.36%) Change Management
2 4 (36.36%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) UML
2 4 (36.36%) Publishing
2 4 (36.36%) Logistics
2 4 (36.36%) Business Development
2 4 (36.36%) Use Case
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (27.27%) Tableau
3 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (27.27%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Legal
5 1 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (9.09%) nginx
1 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (9.09%) InDesign
1 1 (9.09%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
2 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) Power BI
3 1 (9.09%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (9.09%) Axure RP
2 1 (9.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) JUnit
2 1 (9.09%) PHPUnit
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (36.36%) Publishing
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Database Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Information Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) NHS Information Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Supplier Manager
3 1 (9.09%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) Behat
2 1 (9.09%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) CentOS
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Development
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
1 4 (36.36%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (36.36%) Logistics
1 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 4 (36.36%) UML
1 4 (36.36%) Use Case
1 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
1 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) ISO19770
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
1 1 (9.09%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
1 1 (9.09%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Tableau
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
2 1 (9.09%) BMC
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) Snow
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
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