The table below looks at the statistics for Competitive Intelligence skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Competitive Intelligence over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Competitive Intelligence
Rank 885 855 879
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +24
Permanent jobs citing Competitive Intelligence 18 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.008% 0.003%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.019% 0.010% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 3
Average salary £57,500 £70,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% +47.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £49,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £75,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +130.76%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93065 86613 92507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.64% 79.38% 77.74%
Number of salaries quoted 74277 70760 78574
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Competitive Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Competitive Intelligence within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Competitive Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Competitive Intelligence
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Competitive Intelligence within the UK.

Competitive Intelligence Salary Trend in the UK

Competitive Intelligence
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Competitive Intelligence over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 within the UK.

Competitive Intelligence Salary Histogram in the UK

Competitive Intelligence
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Competitive Intelligence within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 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
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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
England -6 17 £60,000 -14.28% 1
Cheshire - 15 £60,000 -
North West - 15 £60,000 -
Wilmslow - 7 £55,000 -
London -17 1 - - 1
Cardiff - 1 £32,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £55,000 -
South Wales - 1 £32,500 -
Wales - 1 £32,500 -
East of England - 1 £55,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -

Competitive Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Competitive Intelligence 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 Competitive Intelligence.

1 33 (64.71%) Marketing
2 26 (50.98%) Project Management
3 22 (43.14%) Windows
3 22 (43.14%) Time Management
3 22 (43.14%) Product Management
4 21 (41.18%) SaaS
4 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (41.18%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (37.25%) MS Excel
6 17 (33.33%) Internet
6 17 (33.33%) Degree
7 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
7 16 (31.37%) ERP
7 16 (31.37%) MS Office
8 15 (29.41%) Document Management
9 12 (23.53%) Google
9 12 (23.53%) SQL
10 11 (21.57%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (21.57%) Social Media
10 11 (21.57%) Analytics
11 10 (19.61%) Facebook
11 10 (19.61%) Twitter
11 10 (19.61%) SEO
12 9 (17.65%) Business Objects
12 9 (17.65%) SiteCatalyst
12 9 (17.65%) Visualisation
12 9 (17.65%) Web Analytics
12 9 (17.65%) Omniture
13 8 (15.69%) MS PowerPoint
13 8 (15.69%) Coremetrics

Competitive Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Competitive Intelligence 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 Competitive Intelligence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.92%) SAS
2 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (37.25%) MS Excel
2 16 (31.37%) MS Office
3 8 (15.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.92%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (17.65%) SiteCatalyst
2 8 (15.69%) WebTrends
2 8 (15.69%) Google Analytics
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (3.92%) SAP MDM
3 2 (3.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (41.18%) SaaS
2 3 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.96%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.92%) PowerCenter
2 2 (3.92%) Spotfire
2 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.92%) Apache Hive
2 2 (3.92%) Big Data
3 1 (1.96%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle APEX
General
1 33 (64.71%) Marketing
2 7 (13.73%) Publishing
3 6 (11.76%) Finance
4 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.92%) Advertising
5 2 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Product Manager
2 10 (19.61%) Analyst
3 9 (17.65%) Senior Manager
3 9 (17.65%) Senior Product Manager
3 9 (17.65%) Web Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Software Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Marketing Executive
8 2 (3.92%) Service Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Development Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Product Development Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Portfolio Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Service Development Manager
9 1 (1.96%) Marketing Analyst
9 1 (1.96%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) XML
2 4 (7.84%) .NET
2 4 (7.84%) Web Services
3 1 (1.96%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (41.18%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (21.57%) Social Media
3 9 (17.65%) Visualisation
4 8 (15.69%) Statistics
5 7 (13.73%) Blog
6 2 (3.92%) DTV
6 2 (3.92%) Taxonomies
6 2 (3.92%) Informatics
6 2 (3.92%) Life Science
7 1 (1.96%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 22 (43.14%) Windows
2 8 (15.69%) Linux
3 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
3 6 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (11.76%) Solaris
4 4 (7.84%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) Project Management
2 22 (43.14%) Time Management
2 22 (43.14%) Product Management
3 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (31.37%) ERP
5 15 (29.41%) Document Management
6 11 (21.57%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (21.57%) Analytics
7 10 (19.61%) SEO
8 9 (17.65%) Web Analytics
9 8 (15.69%) Data Modelling
9 8 (15.69%) Marketing Analytics
9 8 (15.69%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (13.73%) Multivariate Testing
10 7 (13.73%) Social Media Monitoring
10 7 (13.73%) Data Analysis
10 7 (13.73%) Systems Analysis
10 7 (13.73%) Online Marketing
11 6 (11.76%) ITIL
11 6 (11.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) SQL
2 6 (11.76%) Python
2 6 (11.76%) Java
2 6 (11.76%) Perl
3 4 (7.84%) PHP
3 4 (7.84%) C++
4 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (33.33%) Degree
2 7 (13.73%) RHCE
2 7 (13.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.92%) MBA
4 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
2 12 (23.53%) Google
3 10 (19.61%) Facebook
3 10 (19.61%) Twitter
4 9 (17.65%) Omniture
4 9 (17.65%) Business Objects
5 8 (15.69%) Coremetrics
5 8 (15.69%) Sitecore
6 7 (13.73%) VMware
7 6 (11.76%) NetApp
7 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
7 6 (11.76%) HP
8 4 (7.84%) SAP
9 3 (5.88%) Oracle
10 2 (3.92%) IBM
10 2 (3.92%) Hyperion
10 2 (3.92%) Informatica
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