The first table below looks at the demand for Market Research skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Market Research over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Market Research
Rank 180 178 173
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Market Research 3 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.075% 0.12% 0.053%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.092% 0.16% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £45,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -22.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3258 3187 3010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.23% 78.59% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2627 2732 2632
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,550 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Market Research
North West

Market Research
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Market Research Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Market Research
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Market Research Salary Trend in Manchester

Market Research
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) SEO
2 2 (50.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical

Market Research
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Google Analytics
General
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) SEO Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SEO
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Google