The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Research
Rank 163 185 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Permanent jobs citing Market Research 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.062% 0.052% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.072% 0.062% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +28.57%
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2759 3206 3422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 85.31% 83.29% 82.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2269 2618 2969
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 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 12 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (56.25%) Degree
2 9 (56.25%) Android
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (37.50%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (37.50%) Apple
4 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) Objective-C
4 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 6 (37.50%) RESTful
4 6 (37.50%) JIRA
4 6 (37.50%) Selenium
4 6 (37.50%) Automation Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Web Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Cucumber
4 6 (37.50%) User Stories
4 6 (37.50%) Mobile App
5 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Publishing
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
6 3 (18.75%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 3 (18.75%) UML
6 3 (18.75%) OO
6 3 (18.75%) HTTP
6 3 (18.75%) Mac OS X
6 3 (18.75%) HTTPS
6 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering

Market Research
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
1 3 (18.75%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (37.50%) JIRA
1 6 (37.50%) Selenium
1 6 (37.50%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (18.75%) Publishing
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Tester
3 3 (18.75%) Software Tester
3 3 (18.75%) Test Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Mac Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Automation Tester
3 3 (18.75%) iOS Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Business Development Executive
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Commercial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) RESTful
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (56.25%) Android
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Mac OS X
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 6 (37.50%) Automation Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Web Testing
3 6 (37.50%) User Stories
4 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (18.75%) TDD
5 3 (18.75%) UML
5 3 (18.75%) OO
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) Web Development
5 3 (18.75%) Use Case
5 3 (18.75%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) iOS Development
6 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.25%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) Objective-C
3 3 (18.75%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) PMP
2 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Apple
2 3 (18.75%) Xamarin
3 2 (12.50%) HP