The first table below looks at the demand for Market Research skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Market Research over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Market Research
Rank - 88 75
Permanent jobs citing Market Research 0 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.36% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.48% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 8
Average salary - £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -22.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
916 841 628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.10% 76.73% 74.67%
Number of salaries quoted 791 767 574
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Market Research
East of England

Market Research
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Market Research across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Market Research Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Market Research
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Market Research across the Bedfordshire region.

Market Research Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Market Research
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Market Research also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Market Research.

1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) Economics
2 4 (44.44%) Electronics
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics

Market Research
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Market Research also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Market Research. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (44.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
2 8 (88.89%) Market Analyst
3 5 (55.56%) Research Analyst
4 4 (44.44%) Graduate
4 4 (44.44%) Market Research Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree