The table below looks at the statistics for Competitor Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Competitor Analysis over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Competitor Analysis
Rank 174 171 176
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Competitor Analysis 8 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.20% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.26% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 5
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +10.29%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.29%
Competitor Analysis
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3326 3033 3082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.02% 77.31% 80.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2668 2605 2692
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Competitor Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Competitor Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Competitor Analysis
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Competitor Analysis across the Manchester region.

Competitor Analysis Salary Trend in Manchester

Competitor Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Competitor Analysis 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 Competitor Analysis.

1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 17 (62.96%) C#
2 17 (62.96%) .NET
2 17 (62.96%) SQL Server
2 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET
2 17 (62.96%) Scrum
2 17 (62.96%) Business Analysis
3 13 (48.15%) CRM
3 13 (48.15%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (29.63%) Marketing
5 7 (25.93%) Internet
6 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
6 5 (18.52%) Finance
6 5 (18.52%) Product Marketing
6 5 (18.52%) Product Management
6 5 (18.52%) Google
6 5 (18.52%) Pay per click
7 4 (14.81%) Google Analytics
7 4 (14.81%) Analytics
8 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) SEO
9 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (7.41%) Internet Marketing
9 2 (7.41%) Time Management
9 2 (7.41%) Marketing Strategy
9 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
10 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (3.70%) Web Marketing
10 1 (3.70%) Tandem

Competitor Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Competitor Analysis 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 Competitor Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (62.96%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (29.63%) Marketing
2 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Analyst
1 17 (62.96%) Business Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Senior Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Product Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Product Manager
4 4 (14.81%) PPC Specialist
4 4 (14.81%) PPC Manager
4 4 (14.81%) PPC Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) PPC Executive
5 1 (3.70%) SEO Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Junior
5 1 (3.70%) SEO Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) SEO Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (62.96%) .NET
1 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Scrum
1 17 (62.96%) Business Analysis
2 13 (48.15%) CRM
2 13 (48.15%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (18.52%) Pay per click
3 5 (18.52%) Product Marketing
3 5 (18.52%) Product Management
4 4 (14.81%) Analytics
5 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (11.11%) SEO
5 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Time Management
6 2 (7.41%) Internet Marketing
6 2 (7.41%) Marketing Strategy
7 1 (3.70%) Web Marketing
7 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) C#
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Google