The table below looks at the statistics for Competitor Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Competitor Analysis over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Competitor Analysis
Rank 794 833 787
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -46
Permanent jobs citing Competitor Analysis 109 95 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.082% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.100% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 63 69 72
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £27,350 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-9.45% -1.33%

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
92059 95447 88938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.18% 82.31% 80.08%
Number of salaries quoted 74661 76531 73298
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%

Competitor Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Competitor Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Competitor Analysis
Salary Trend

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

Competitor Analysis Salary Trend in the UK

Competitor Analysis
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Competitor Analysis over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 within the UK.

Competitor Analysis Salary Histogram in the UK

Competitor Analysis
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Competitor Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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 +43 104 £45,000 +20.00% 8
London -27 34 £55,000 +22.22% 1
North West +17 20 £25,000 -35.06% 3
South East -8 17 £66,250 +94.85% 1
Berkshire +6 14 £70,000 +100.00% 1
Cheshire +11 13 £25,000 -56.52% 1
City of London +9 11 £57,500 +52.91% 1
West Midlands -5 10 £22,000 -26.66% 1
East Midlands +25 9 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire +9 9 £47,500 +18.75%
Nottinghamshire +12 7 £40,500 -
Nottingham +2 7 £40,500 -
Coventry - 7 £22,000 - 1
Manchester -1 6 £38,000 +2.70% 1
West Yorkshire -4 6 £23,500 -41.25%
Reading -6 6 - - 1
Knutsford - 6 £25,000 -
Leeds +7 5 £23,500 -41.25%
East of England +16 4 £25,000 -33.33% 1
Chester - 4 £25,000 - 1
South Yorkshire 0 3 £47,500 -
New Malden - 3 £47,500 -
Sheffield - 3 £47,500 -
Surrey +7 2 £66,250 +76.66%
Hertfordshire -1 2 £22,500 -40.00%
Lincolnshire - 2 £45,000 - 1
Maidenhead - 2 £70,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £22,500 -
Warrington +14 1 £25,000 -56.52%
Liverpool +12 1 - -

Competitor Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Competitor Analysis 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 Competitor Analysis.

1 95 (50.53%) Marketing
2 60 (31.91%) Analytics
3 57 (30.32%) SEO
4 52 (27.66%) Google
5 51 (27.13%) Analytical Skills
6 46 (24.47%) Digital Marketing
7 44 (23.40%) E-Commerce
7 44 (23.40%) User Experience
8 40 (21.28%) Degree
9 38 (20.21%) B2B
9 38 (20.21%) Microsoft
10 36 (19.15%) Google Analytics
11 34 (18.09%) Social Media
12 33 (17.55%) Pay per click
13 32 (17.02%) MS Excel
13 32 (17.02%) B2C
13 32 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
14 30 (15.96%) Information Architecture
15 26 (13.83%) Finance
16 25 (13.30%) Time Management
17 23 (12.23%) CRM
17 23 (12.23%) Facebook
17 23 (12.23%) Twitter
18 22 (11.70%) Content Management
19 21 (11.17%) Adobe
20 20 (10.64%) HTML
20 20 (10.64%) CSS
20 20 (10.64%) Web Analytics
21 19 (10.11%) MS Office
21 19 (10.11%) Business Intelligence

Competitor Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Competitor Analysis 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 Competitor Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.32%) SharePoint
1 10 (5.32%) CMS
2 3 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.53%) MODX
3 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (17.02%) MS Excel
2 19 (10.11%) MS Office
3 18 (9.57%) Photoshop
4 12 (6.38%) MS Visio
5 9 (4.79%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (2.13%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 36 (19.15%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.60%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.19%) LTE
1 6 (3.19%) VoLTE
2 5 (2.66%) HTTP
3 3 (1.60%) Intranet
3 3 (1.60%) Internet
4 1 (0.53%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.53%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (5.32%) Axure RP
2 2 (1.06%) Jasmine
2 2 (1.06%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 95 (50.53%) Marketing
2 26 (13.83%) Finance
3 16 (8.51%) Advertising
4 13 (6.91%) Retail
5 10 (5.32%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.06%) Banking
7 2 (1.06%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.06%) German Language
7 2 (1.06%) iGaming
8 1 (0.53%) French Language
8 1 (0.53%) Games
8 1 (0.53%) Electronics
8 1 (0.53%) Automotive
8 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (11.70%) Analyst
2 20 (10.64%) PPC Specialist
2 20 (10.64%) PPC Manager
2 20 (10.64%) PPC Analyst
2 20 (10.64%) PPC Executive
3 18 (9.57%) Designer
3 18 (9.57%) UX Designer
4 15 (7.98%) Developer
4 15 (7.98%) Product Manager
5 14 (7.45%) Consultant
6 13 (6.91%) Business Analyst
7 12 (6.38%) Senior Designer
7 12 (6.38%) Senior UX Designer
7 12 (6.38%) SEO Manager
7 12 (6.38%) Social Media Specialist
8 10 (5.32%) Front-End Developer
9 9 (4.79%) SEO Executive
9 9 (4.79%) User Experience Architect
9 9 (4.79%) Architect
9 9 (4.79%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.64%) HTML
1 20 (10.64%) CSS
2 10 (5.32%) .NET
2 10 (5.32%) ASP.NET
2 10 (5.32%) jQuery
3 9 (4.79%) HTML5
3 9 (4.79%) CSS3
3 9 (4.79%) Flash
3 9 (4.79%) Ajax
4 6 (3.19%) Backbone.js
4 6 (3.19%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.60%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (1.06%) DHTML
6 2 (1.06%) XHTML
6 2 (1.06%) Web Services
7 1 (0.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 51 (27.13%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (23.40%) User Experience
3 34 (18.09%) Social Media
4 15 (7.98%) Digital Media
5 14 (7.45%) Copywriting
6 10 (5.32%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.19%) W3C
8 5 (2.66%) Blog
9 4 (2.13%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.06%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.06%) Psychology
10 2 (1.06%) Ergonomics
10 2 (1.06%) Derivative
10 2 (1.06%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.53%) Physics
11 1 (0.53%) Chemistry
11 1 (0.53%) Statistics
11 1 (0.53%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.53%) GIS
11 1 (0.53%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.60%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (31.91%) Analytics
2 57 (30.32%) SEO
3 46 (24.47%) Digital Marketing
4 44 (23.40%) E-Commerce
5 38 (20.21%) B2B
6 33 (17.55%) Pay per click
7 32 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (17.02%) B2C
8 30 (15.96%) Information Architecture
9 25 (13.30%) Time Management
10 23 (12.23%) CRM
11 22 (11.70%) Content Management
12 20 (10.64%) Web Analytics
13 19 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (9.04%) Market Research
15 15 (7.98%) Continuous Improvement
16 13 (6.91%) Software Delivery
16 13 (6.91%) Scrum
16 13 (6.91%) Benchmarking
16 13 (6.91%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (9.04%) JavaScript
2 10 (5.32%) C#
3 5 (2.66%) SQL
4 3 (1.60%) PHP
5 2 (1.06%) Java
6 1 (0.53%) VB
6 1 (0.53%) VBA
6 1 (0.53%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (21.28%) Degree
2 2 (1.06%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.19%) QA
Vendors
1 52 (27.66%) Google
2 38 (20.21%) Microsoft
3 23 (12.23%) Facebook
3 23 (12.23%) Twitter
4 21 (11.17%) Adobe
5 9 (4.79%) Sitecore
6 7 (3.72%) Business Objects
7 6 (3.19%) Yahoo!
8 3 (1.60%) Endeca
8 3 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.60%) hybris
8 3 (1.60%) ClickTale
8 3 (1.60%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.53%) Tableau
9 1 (0.53%) Fujitsu
9 1 (0.53%) Omniture
9 1 (0.53%) SAP
9 1 (0.53%) Apple
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Posted: 1 hour ago
Lincolnshire
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Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
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Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £40000.00 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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