Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Benchmarking
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 276 298 331
Rank change year-on-year +22 +33 +14
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 10 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.12% 0.13% 0.053%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.14% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 5
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £51,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -7.27% +29.41%
10th Percentile £34,875 £33,775 £30,100
90th Percentile £47,500 £67,775 £78,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £51,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +12.75% -2.86% -22.22%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,637 8,785 10,286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 91.72% 92.35% 91.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6,241 7,369 8,571
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,225 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.45% - +5.26%

Benchmarking
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Benchmarking in Yorkshire

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Benchmarking in Yorkshire

Benchmarking
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
West Yorkshire +30 6 £45,000 -28.00% 2
North Yorkshire -7 3 £40,000 -21.57% 1
South Yorkshire -5 1 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Benchmarking
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (60.00%) HTTP
2 6 (60.00%) IBM
2 6 (60.00%) LoadRunner
2 6 (60.00%) SOAP
2 6 (60.00%) Unix
2 6 (60.00%) AIX
2 6 (60.00%) QA
2 6 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Rational Performance Tester
2 6 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (60.00%) LoadUI
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) Internet
4 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) DNS
4 3 (30.00%) SSL
4 3 (30.00%) Load Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (30.00%) DevOps
4 3 (30.00%) AWS Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (30.00%) Cobbler
4 3 (30.00%) Apache Solr
4 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS

Benchmarking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 6 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (30.00%) Apache Solr
2 3 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) HTTP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) Internet
2 3 (30.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) LoadRunner
1 6 (60.00%) LoadUI
1 6 (60.00%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 1 (10.00%) Games
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Non-Functional Tester
1 6 (60.00%) Senior Tester
1 6 (60.00%) Tester
2 3 (30.00%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Scripter
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Performance Tester
3 2 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) DOM
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) React
2 1 (10.00%) Redux
2 1 (10.00%) RESTful
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) AIX
2 6 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 6 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) Deployment Automation
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (10.00%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Isomorphic JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Cobbler
1 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) IBM