The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Competitive Intelligence
Rank 915 869 880
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +11
Permanent jobs citing Competitive Intelligence 20 19 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.017% 0.020%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.020% 0.021% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 20
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,500 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £91,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £63,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-28.57% -10.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
98637 89146 96305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.36% 78.84% 76.59%
Number of salaries quoted 79209 73162 81821
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%

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 16 April 2014 within the UK.

Competitive Intelligence Salary Histogram in the UK

Competitive Intelligence
Top 12 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -41 17 £50,000 -16.66%
London -51 12 £50,000 -16.66%
North West +1 3 £45,000 +73.07%
City of London -5 3 £62,500 -
South Wales - 3 £33,000 -
Wales - 3 £33,000 -
Cardiff - 3 £33,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £45,000 -
Wilmslow - 3 £45,000 -
South East -11 2 £50,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £50,000 -
Slough - 2 £50,000 -

Competitive Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 16 (72.73%) Marketing
2 11 (50.00%) Degree
3 9 (40.91%) Project Management
4 8 (36.36%) Windows
5 7 (31.82%) Time Management
5 7 (31.82%) Product Management
5 7 (31.82%) SaaS
6 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
6 6 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (27.27%) Google
7 5 (22.73%) Coremetrics
7 5 (22.73%) Omniture
7 5 (22.73%) Web Analytics
7 5 (22.73%) Statistics
7 5 (22.73%) MS Office
7 5 (22.73%) SQL
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
7 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
7 5 (22.73%) Internet
7 5 (22.73%) WebTrends
7 5 (22.73%) Social Media
7 5 (22.73%) SiteCatalyst
7 5 (22.73%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (22.73%) Analytics
7 5 (22.73%) Marketing Analytics
7 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (22.73%) Sitecore
7 5 (22.73%) Google Analytics
8 4 (18.18%) Product Marketing
8 4 (18.18%) Blog

Competitive Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
1 6 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (22.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) WebTrends
1 5 (22.73%) Google Analytics
1 5 (22.73%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
General
1 16 (72.73%) Marketing
2 4 (18.18%) Publishing
3 3 (13.64%) Advertising
4 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Product Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Web Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Development Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Service Development Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Product Development Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Portfolio Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Service Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Marketing Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Product Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Product Marketing Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Software Sales Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
1 2 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Statistics
1 5 (22.73%) Social Media
1 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (18.18%) Blog
2 4 (18.18%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Solaris
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Project Management
2 7 (31.82%) Time Management
2 7 (31.82%) Product Management
3 5 (22.73%) Analytics
3 5 (22.73%) Marketing Analytics
3 5 (22.73%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
3 5 (22.73%) Web Analytics
4 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) SEO
4 4 (18.18%) Content Management
4 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 4 (18.18%) Product Marketing
4 4 (18.18%) Social Media Monitoring
4 4 (18.18%) Online Marketing
4 4 (18.18%) Multivariate Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Business Development
5 3 (13.64%) Change Management
5 3 (13.64%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Python
2 2 (9.09%) C++
2 2 (9.09%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) Perl
2 2 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (13.64%) RHCE
3 2 (9.09%) MBA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Google
2 5 (22.73%) Coremetrics
2 5 (22.73%) Sitecore
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Omniture
3 4 (18.18%) Business Objects
3 4 (18.18%) Facebook
3 4 (18.18%) Twitter
4 3 (13.64%) HP
4 3 (13.64%) NetApp
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
4 3 (13.64%) VMware