The table below looks at the statistics for Market Research skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Market Research over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Research
Rank 115 109 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Market Research 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.44% 0.063% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.077% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +26.76%
Market Research
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1542 1293 1563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.73% 81.53% 83.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1231 968 1224
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Market Research
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Market Research Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Market Research
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Market Research Salary Trend in Cheshire

Market Research
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Market Research across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Market Research Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Market Research
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Market Research within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 6 £27,500 -
Macclesfield - 2 £35,000 -
Market Research
North West

Market Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 11 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
3 6 (54.55%) N-Tier
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) .NET
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) SEO
3 6 (54.55%) Ajax
3 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
3 6 (54.55%) jQuery
3 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (54.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 6 (54.55%) HTML5
4 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (45.45%) Marketing
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
4 5 (45.45%) C#
5 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
5 4 (36.36%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (36.36%) MBA
5 4 (36.36%) Statistics
5 4 (36.36%) Resource Management
5 4 (36.36%) Mathematics

Market Research
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) Fireworks
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Marketing
3 4 (36.36%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (9.09%) Automotive
4 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Research Manager
3 3 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) UI Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) Marketing Executive
5 1 (9.09%) UI Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) Ajax
1 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
1 6 (54.55%) jQuery
1 6 (54.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 6 (54.55%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) N-Tier
2 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (36.36%) Statistics
3 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
3 4 (36.36%) Psychology
3 4 (36.36%) Life Science
4 1 (9.09%) Copywriting
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) SEO
2 4 (36.36%) Resource Management
2 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
2 4 (36.36%) Business Development
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) Marketing Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) Campaign Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
1 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
1 5 (45.45%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) MBA
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) VCP4
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe