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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Competitor Analysis
Rank 248 231 232
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Permanent jobs citing Competitor Analysis 13 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.12% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.15% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 16
Average salary £38,000 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,586 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +4.53%
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
6272 5419 5620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.91% 80.15% 79.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5286 4570 4856
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 £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -10 12 £38,000 +38.18% 2
Merseyside +13 1 - -
Competitor Analysis
England

Competitor Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (46.67%) C#
2 14 (46.67%) .NET
2 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET
2 14 (46.67%) CRM
2 14 (46.67%) Scrum
2 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) Business Analysis
3 13 (43.33%) Google
4 12 (40.00%) Marketing
5 11 (36.67%) SEO
5 11 (36.67%) Google Analytics
5 11 (36.67%) Analytics
6 10 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
7 9 (30.00%) Pay per click
8 7 (23.33%) Advertising
8 7 (23.33%) Time Management
9 5 (16.67%) Web Marketing
10 4 (13.33%) Social Media
11 3 (10.00%) Copywriting
11 3 (10.00%) EPiServer
11 3 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (10.00%) Sitecore
11 3 (10.00%) hybris
11 3 (10.00%) CMS
11 3 (10.00%) Endeca
11 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
11 3 (10.00%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) CMS
1 3 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (40.00%) Marketing
2 7 (23.33%) Advertising
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Finance
4 1 (3.33%) Law
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Business Analyst
1 14 (46.67%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) PPC Specialist
2 7 (23.33%) PPC Manager
2 7 (23.33%) PPC Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) PPC Executive
3 4 (13.33%) SEO Executive
4 2 (6.67%) Product Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Product Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Online Product Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) .NET
1 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET
2 3 (10.00%) CSS
2 3 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Social Media
2 3 (10.00%) Copywriting
3 2 (6.67%) Blog
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) CRM
1 14 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (46.67%) Business Analysis
1 14 (46.67%) Scrum
2 11 (36.67%) SEO
2 11 (36.67%) Analytics
3 10 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (30.00%) Pay per click
5 7 (23.33%) Time Management
6 5 (16.67%) Web Marketing
7 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.67%) Email Marketing
8 2 (6.67%) Online Marketing
8 2 (6.67%) Web Design
9 1 (3.33%) Product Marketing
9 1 (3.33%) Market Research
9 1 (3.33%) Product Management
9 1 (3.33%) B2C
9 1 (3.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) C#
2 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (43.33%) Google
3 3 (10.00%) EPiServer
3 3 (10.00%) Sitecore
3 3 (10.00%) hybris
3 3 (10.00%) Endeca
4 2 (6.67%) Facebook
5 1 (3.33%) Yahoo!
5 1 (3.33%) Omniture
5 1 (3.33%) ClickTale
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