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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Competitive Intelligence
Rank 872 875 877
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Competitive Intelligence 23 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.010% 0.003%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.025% 0.012% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 3
Average salary £55,000 £70,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +125.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £63,500 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £76,110 £32,200
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £75,000 £31,750
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +136.22%

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
93449 88194 90945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.96% 81.52% 78.95%
Number of salaries quoted 75330 72495 76583
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £71,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 October 2014 within the UK.

Competitive Intelligence Salary Histogram in the UK

Competitive Intelligence
Top 9 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 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
England -2 23 £55,000 -21.42% 1
Cheshire - 11 £55,000 -
North West - 11 £55,000 -
East of England - 8 £75,500 -
Wilmslow - 6 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire - 6 - -
London +5 4 £60,000 -14.28% 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £75,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £75,500 -

Competitive Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 36 (66.67%) Marketing
2 33 (61.11%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (50.00%) Project Management
5 25 (46.30%) Time Management
5 25 (46.30%) Product Management
5 25 (46.30%) Enterprise Software
5 25 (46.30%) SaaS
6 22 (40.74%) Document Management
6 22 (40.74%) Windows
6 22 (40.74%) ERP
7 20 (37.04%) Internet
8 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
8 19 (35.19%) MS Excel
8 19 (35.19%) MS Office
9 14 (25.93%) Social Media
10 13 (24.07%) Google
11 12 (22.22%) Twitter
12 9 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (16.67%) Telemarketing
12 9 (16.67%) Degree
13 8 (14.81%) SQL
13 8 (14.81%) Analytics
14 7 (12.96%) Business Objects
14 7 (12.96%) Finance
15 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
15 6 (11.11%) SEO
15 6 (11.11%) Content Management
15 6 (11.11%) WordPress
15 6 (11.11%) CRM

Competitive Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (11.11%) WordPress
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.70%) SAS
3 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (35.19%) MS Office
1 19 (35.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.70%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) SiteCatalyst
2 3 (5.56%) WebTrends
2 3 (5.56%) Google Analytics
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (3.70%) SAP MDM
3 2 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (46.30%) SaaS
2 3 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.04%) Internet
2 3 (5.56%) MPLS
2 3 (5.56%) Broadband
2 3 (5.56%) Wireless
2 3 (5.56%) WiMAX
2 3 (5.56%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.85%) GPRS
3 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) Spotfire
2 3 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.70%) PowerCenter
3 2 (3.70%) QlikView
3 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.70%) Apache Hive
3 2 (3.70%) Big Data
4 1 (1.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
General
1 36 (66.67%) Marketing
2 7 (12.96%) Finance
3 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.41%) Banking
4 4 (7.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (5.56%) Publishing
6 2 (3.70%) Electronics
6 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (44.44%) Product Manager
2 12 (22.22%) Senior Manager
3 9 (16.67%) Senior Product Manager
4 6 (11.11%) Software Manager
4 6 (11.11%) Head of Social Media
5 5 (9.26%) Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Web Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Strategy Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Marketing Executive
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (1.85%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (1.85%) Marketing Analyst
9 1 (1.85%) Senior Marketing Analyst
9 1 (1.85%) Product Consultant
9 1 (1.85%) Market Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) XML
2 2 (3.70%) .NET
2 2 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (1.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (61.11%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (46.30%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (25.93%) Social Media
4 6 (11.11%) iPad
5 5 (9.26%) Statistics
5 5 (9.26%) Visualisation
6 3 (5.56%) Blog
6 3 (5.56%) Informatics
6 3 (5.56%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.70%) Life Science
7 2 (3.70%) Taxonomies
7 2 (3.70%) Ontologies
7 2 (3.70%) DTV
8 1 (1.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.74%) Windows
2 5 (9.26%) UNIX
2 5 (9.26%) Linux
3 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (50.00%) Project Management
3 25 (46.30%) Time Management
3 25 (46.30%) Product Management
4 22 (40.74%) Document Management
4 22 (40.74%) ERP
5 9 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (16.67%) Telemarketing
6 8 (14.81%) Analytics
7 6 (11.11%) Content Management
7 6 (11.11%) B2B
7 6 (11.11%) CRM
7 6 (11.11%) SEO
8 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
9 4 (7.41%) Benchmarking
9 4 (7.41%) Data Management
9 4 (7.41%) Software Engineering
9 4 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (7.41%) Web Analytics
9 4 (7.41%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) SQL
2 5 (9.26%) Python
2 5 (9.26%) Java
2 5 (9.26%) Perl
3 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.70%) C++
4 2 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) RHCE
2 4 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (5.56%) MBA
4 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) SLA
2 2 (3.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.07%) Google
3 12 (22.22%) Twitter
4 7 (12.96%) Business Objects
5 6 (11.11%) Apple
5 6 (11.11%) Facebook
6 4 (7.41%) VMware
6 4 (7.41%) Omniture
6 4 (7.41%) SAP
7 3 (5.56%) NetApp
7 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.56%) HP
7 3 (5.56%) BT
7 3 (5.56%) Coremetrics
7 3 (5.56%) Sitecore
7 3 (5.56%) Oracle
8 2 (3.70%) Tableau
8 2 (3.70%) Hyperion
8 2 (3.70%) Informatica
8 2 (3.70%) IBM
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