The table below looks at the statistics for Market Research 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 Market Research over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Research
Rank 235 251 231
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Permanent jobs citing Market Research 22 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.040% 0.085%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.048% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 1
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +60.71%
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £32,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+56.92% -15.03%
Market Research
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
5645 6234 5596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.80% 83.64% 79.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4675 4959 4752
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £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 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

Market Research
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Market Research Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Market Research
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Market Research Salary Trend in the North West

Market Research
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 Market Research within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(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 +24 20 £32,500 -27.77% 3
Cumbria - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Market Research
England

Market Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) REST
3 14 (45.16%) Continuous Delivery
3 14 (45.16%) Scrum
3 14 (45.16%) C#
4 12 (38.71%) C++
4 12 (38.71%) UML
4 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
4 12 (38.71%) Use Case
4 12 (38.71%) Android
4 12 (38.71%) SDLC
4 12 (38.71%) Apple iOS
4 12 (38.71%) Mobile App
5 11 (35.48%) Windows
5 11 (35.48%) CSS
5 11 (35.48%) HTML
6 10 (32.26%) Java
6 10 (32.26%) J2ME
6 10 (32.26%) Symbian
6 10 (32.26%) Blackberry
6 10 (32.26%) iPhone
6 10 (32.26%) Windows Mobile
6 10 (32.26%) Windows Phone
6 10 (32.26%) Mobile Application Development
6 10 (32.26%) iPad
6 10 (32.26%) Test Automation
7 8 (25.81%) Android Development
7 8 (25.81%) iOS Development
7 8 (25.81%) Finance
7 8 (25.81%) SQL

Market Research
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.13%) WordPress
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
1 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) VPN
1 3 (9.68%) Network Security
2 2 (6.45%) Internet
3 1 (3.23%) Firewall
3 1 (3.23%) Wireless
3 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.23%) PABX
3 1 (3.23%) DNS
3 1 (3.23%) WAN
3 1 (3.23%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) MySQL
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
3 5 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.45%) Big Data
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.45%) JIRA
2 2 (6.45%) Selenium
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Mobile Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Applications Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Graduate
7 2 (6.45%) Junior
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) REST
2 11 (35.48%) HTML
2 11 (35.48%) CSS
3 10 (32.26%) J2ME
4 4 (12.90%) .NET
4 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
4 4 (12.90%) Ajax
4 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
4 4 (12.90%) jQuery
4 4 (12.90%) HTML5
4 4 (12.90%) Entity Framework
5 2 (6.45%) LAMP
5 2 (6.45%) Web Services
6 1 (3.23%) Middleware
6 1 (3.23%) ATL
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Mobile App
2 10 (32.26%) iPhone
2 10 (32.26%) iPad
2 10 (32.26%) Blackberry
3 4 (12.90%) N-Tier
4 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.23%) Handset
5 1 (3.23%) Statistics
5 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.23%) Psychology
5 1 (3.23%) Life Science
5 1 (3.23%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Android
1 12 (38.71%) Apple iOS
2 11 (35.48%) Windows
3 10 (32.26%) Windows Mobile
3 10 (32.26%) Windows Phone
4 3 (9.68%) Linux
5 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) Scrum
2 14 (45.16%) Continuous Delivery
3 12 (38.71%) SDLC
3 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
3 12 (38.71%) UML
3 12 (38.71%) Use Case
4 10 (32.26%) Test Automation
4 10 (32.26%) Mobile Application Development
5 8 (25.81%) Android Development
5 8 (25.81%) iOS Development
6 6 (19.35%) Mobile Development
7 5 (16.13%) API Development
8 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (12.90%) SEO
9 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
10 2 (6.45%) Web Development
10 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
10 2 (6.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) C#
2 12 (38.71%) C++
3 10 (32.26%) Java
4 8 (25.81%) SQL
5 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
5 7 (22.58%) PHP
6 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.23%) VBA
8 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) ISEB
2 2 (6.45%) PMP
2 2 (6.45%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.23%) MBA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
1 2 (6.45%) Vagrant
2 1 (3.23%) WSUS
2 1 (3.23%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Symbian
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Perforce
3 3 (9.68%) HP
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) Avaya
5 1 (3.23%) Juniper
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