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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Competitive Intelligence
Rank 878 888 878
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Competitive Intelligence 19 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.002% 0.006%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.021% 0.002% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 5
Average salary £55,000 £68,050 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.17% +119.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,610 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £82,490 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £68,050 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-19.17% +119.51%

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
92095 89576 91817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.23% 81.81% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75962 71840 78174
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Competitive Intelligence Salary Histogram in the UK

Competitive Intelligence
Top 10 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 19 December 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 +15 19 £55,000 -19.17%
Cheshire - 7 £55,000 -
North West - 7 £55,000 -
East of England - 6 £75,500 -
London - 5 £60,000 -
Wilmslow - 4 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire - 4 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £75,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £75,500 -

Competitive Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 26 (70.27%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (67.57%) Marketing
3 20 (54.05%) SaaS
3 20 (54.05%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (54.05%) Project Management
4 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (51.35%) Document Management
4 19 (51.35%) ERP
4 19 (51.35%) Time Management
4 19 (51.35%) Product Management
5 14 (37.84%) Windows
5 14 (37.84%) Internet
5 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
5 14 (37.84%) MS Office
5 14 (37.84%) MS Excel
6 8 (21.62%) Social Media
7 6 (16.22%) iPad
7 6 (16.22%) Google
7 6 (16.22%) Apple
7 6 (16.22%) Twitter
7 6 (16.22%) CRM
7 6 (16.22%) Content Management
7 6 (16.22%) Telemarketing
7 6 (16.22%) B2B
7 6 (16.22%) WordPress
7 6 (16.22%) Analytics
8 5 (13.51%) Banking
9 4 (10.81%) Finance
9 4 (10.81%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (10.81%) Degree

Competitive Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (16.22%) WordPress
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (37.84%) MS Office
1 14 (37.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 20 (54.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) Internet
2 3 (8.11%) MPLS
2 3 (8.11%) Wireless
2 3 (8.11%) WiMAX
2 3 (8.11%) Broadband
2 3 (8.11%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Spotfire
1 3 (8.11%) QlikView
General
1 25 (67.57%) Marketing
2 5 (13.51%) Banking
3 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 4 (10.81%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Product Manager
2 8 (21.62%) Senior Manager
3 6 (16.22%) Head of Social Media
4 5 (13.51%) Software Manager
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Product Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Strategy Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Web Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Account Executive
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Account Executive
7 1 (2.70%) Product Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) XML
1 1 (2.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (70.27%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (54.05%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (21.62%) Social Media
4 6 (16.22%) iPad
5 3 (8.11%) Algorithms
6 2 (5.41%) Statistics
6 2 (5.41%) Ontologies
7 1 (2.70%) Informatics
7 1 (2.70%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) UNIX
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Project Management
2 19 (51.35%) ERP
2 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (51.35%) Document Management
2 19 (51.35%) Time Management
2 19 (51.35%) Product Management
3 6 (16.22%) Analytics
3 6 (16.22%) Telemarketing
3 6 (16.22%) Content Management
3 6 (16.22%) B2B
3 6 (16.22%) CRM
4 4 (10.81%) Benchmarking
4 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.11%) Workflow
5 3 (8.11%) Migration
6 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.41%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.41%) Data Management
6 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) Python
2 1 (2.70%) Java
2 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.70%) Perl
2 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) MBA
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.70%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Apple
2 6 (16.22%) Google
2 6 (16.22%) Twitter
3 3 (8.11%) Business Objects
3 3 (8.11%) BT
4 2 (5.41%) Omniture
4 2 (5.41%) Tableau
5 1 (2.70%) VMware