The table below looks at the statistics for Competitor Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Competitor Analysis over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Competitor Analysis
Rank 250 243 233
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Competitor Analysis 3 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.044% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.051% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 2
Average salary £43,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.47% +1.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
Competitor Analysis
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5870 6214 5467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.88% 83.52% 79.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4867 4947 4637
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Competitor Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Competitor Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Competitor Analysis
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Competitor Analysis Salary Trend in the North West

Competitor Analysis
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Competitor Analysis across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Competitor Analysis Salary Histogram in the North West

Competitor Analysis
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Competitor Analysis within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
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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
Manchester -3 2 £43,500 +14.47%
Merseyside +6 1 - -
Competitor Analysis
England

Competitor Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (42.86%) Marketing
1 3 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (42.86%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) Google Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Google
2 2 (28.57%) Pay per click
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (14.29%) Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) SAS
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
3 1 (14.29%) Email Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Social Media

Competitor Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) PPC Specialist
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) PPC Manager
1 2 (28.57%) PPC Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) PPC Executive
2 1 (14.29%) Commercial Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Account Executive
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Social Media
1 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (42.86%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) Pay per click
3 1 (14.29%) Email Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft