The table below looks at the statistics for Market Research skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Market Research over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Market Research
Rank - 93 73
Permanent jobs citing Market Research 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.091% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.12% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -25.00%
Market Research
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
873 822 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.02% 75.21% 75.81%
Number of salaries quoted 741 703 568
Average salary £41,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.74% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Market Research
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Market Research Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Market Research
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Market Research Salary Trend in Kent

Market Research
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 5 (100.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Credit Risk
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Advertising
3 2 (40.00%) Social Media
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Facebook
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter

Market Research
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 5 (100.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Product Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing Executive
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Credit Risk
2 2 (40.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Facebook
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter