Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Benchmarking
England > South West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 325 331 354
Rank change year-on-year +6 +23 -26
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 5 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.049% 0.093% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.054% 0.10% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 3
South West median annual salary £26,000 £42,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.82% -29.17% +33.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £36,651 £45,500
90th Percentile £37,000 £57,500 £66,500
England median annual salary £51,750 £55,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -5.91% -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 the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9209 9564 10559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.54% 88.84% 88.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7585 7966 8870
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Benchmarking
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Benchmarking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

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 6 months to 20 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
Bristol -21 4 £26,000 -21.82%
Gloucestershire +26 1 £38,000 -27.02%
Benchmarking
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 South West region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Workflow
1 2 (40.00%) QlikView
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Tableau
1 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Power BI
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Lean Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) QMS
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001

Benchmarking
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) Power BI
1 2 (40.00%) QlikView
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
1 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Lean Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) QMS
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Tableau