The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Competitor Analysis
Rank 237 217 231
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +14
Permanent jobs citing Competitor Analysis 19 37 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.50% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.64% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 13 31 5
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -25.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5836 5741 5348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.24% 78.22% 74.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4737 4720 4681
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Competitor Analysis
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester -12 13 £38,000 +1.33% 2
Cheshire -7 3 £36,250 +47.95% 2
Merseyside - 2 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Competitor Analysis
England

Competitor Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 18 (51.43%) Google
1 18 (51.43%) Pay per click
2 16 (45.71%) Marketing
3 14 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
4 13 (37.14%) Google Analytics
4 13 (37.14%) Analytics
4 13 (37.14%) SEO
5 11 (31.43%) Business Analysis
5 11 (31.43%) Scrum
6 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 10 (28.57%) Time Management
7 8 (22.86%) C#
7 8 (22.86%) .NET
7 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
7 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
8 6 (17.14%) Finance
8 6 (17.14%) Advertising
8 6 (17.14%) Web Marketing
9 5 (14.29%) Retail
9 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 5 (14.29%) B2C
10 4 (11.43%) B2B
10 4 (11.43%) Internet
10 4 (11.43%) Project Management
10 4 (11.43%) Yahoo!
10 4 (11.43%) Degree
10 4 (11.43%) Link Building
11 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
12 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
12 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (37.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (45.71%) Marketing
2 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Advertising
3 5 (14.29%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) PPC Specialist
2 12 (34.29%) PPC Executive
2 12 (34.29%) PPC Manager
2 12 (34.29%) PPC Analyst
3 11 (31.43%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) SEO Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Product Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Product Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Online Product Manager
7 1 (2.86%) SEO Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) SEO Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) .NET
1 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Tandem
1 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Pay per click
2 14 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
3 13 (37.14%) Analytics
3 13 (37.14%) SEO
4 11 (31.43%) Business Analysis
4 11 (31.43%) Scrum
5 10 (28.57%) Time Management
6 6 (17.14%) Web Marketing
7 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 5 (14.29%) B2C
8 4 (11.43%) B2B
8 4 (11.43%) Project Management
8 4 (11.43%) Link Building
9 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
10 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (5.71%) CRM
10 2 (5.71%) Product Management
10 2 (5.71%) Internet Marketing
10 2 (5.71%) Product Marketing
10 2 (5.71%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Google
2 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.43%) Yahoo!
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