The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Benchmarking
UK / Wales
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 - 102
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.27% - 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  

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 Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 960 1105 1183
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 87.91% 82.34% 84.92%
Number of salaries quoted 786 937 984
Median salary £40,210 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.52% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Benchmarking
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Benchmarking in Wales

Benchmarking
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Mid Wales - 3 - -
Benchmarking
UK

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Wales region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) BMC
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Legal
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Supply Chain Management
1 3 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceCenter
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) ISO19770
1 3 (100.00%) Contract Management
1 3 (100.00%) Snow

Benchmarking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Supplier Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Contract Management
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 3 (100.00%) Supply Chain Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO19770
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) BMC
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Snow
1 3 (100.00%) VMware