The table below looks at the statistics for Market Research skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Market Research over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Market Research
Rank 130 134 122
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs citing Market Research 10 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.40% 0.044% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.062% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £50,000 £100,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +175.86%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -25.00%
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Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1882 1626 1537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 74.80% 72.23% 75.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1296 1262 1294
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Market Research
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Market Research Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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Salary Trend in Reading

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

Market Research Salary Trend in Reading

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Top 20 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 8 (53.33%) Product Management
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Marketing
3 5 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (26.67%) Network Security
4 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Client/Server
4 4 (26.67%) LAN
4 4 (26.67%) IPv6
4 4 (26.67%) Mainframe
5 3 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.67%) Internet
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) B2B
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (6.67%) MS Excel

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) LAN
1 4 (26.67%) IPv6
1 4 (26.67%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Marketing
3 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Product Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Cloud Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Business Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Client/Server
1 4 (26.67%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Product Management
2 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) B2B
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft