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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Competitor Analysis
Rank 808 825 820
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs citing Competitor Analysis 94 51 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.048% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.059% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 61 37 54
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -2.94%

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
93849 86638 91621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.98% 81.20% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 74909 71197 77439
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Competitor Analysis Salary Histogram in the UK

Competitor Analysis
Top 27 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 19 September 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 +25 93 £39,000 -2.50% 11
London +1 54 £50,000 +11.11% 6
South East -3 14 £32,500 -23.52%
Leeds -20 12 £32,500 -18.75%
West Yorkshire -25 12 £32,500 -18.75%
Yorkshire -25 12 £32,500 -18.75%
City of London +11 10 £33,500 -16.25% 2
Berkshire +10 9 £70,000 -
North West -16 9 £38,000 +32.17%
Manchester +1 7 £38,000 +38.18%
East of England -25 2 £31,750 -0.78% 2
West Sussex - 2 - -
Merseyside - 2 - -
Liverpool - 2 - -
Crawley - 2 - -
Fareham - 2 £32,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £32,500 -
Warwickshire +9 1 £40,000 -30.43%
West Midlands -13 1 £40,000 +17.64% 1
East Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
Essex - 1 £33,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £30,000 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 1 £37,500 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Epping - 1 £33,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £37,500 -
Woodford Green - 1 £30,000 -

Competitor Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 114 (57.00%) Marketing
2 95 (47.50%) Analytics
3 75 (37.50%) SEO
4 68 (34.00%) Pay per click
4 68 (34.00%) Digital Marketing
5 62 (31.00%) Advertising
6 57 (28.50%) E-Commerce
7 53 (26.50%) Google
8 44 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
8 44 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
9 42 (21.00%) Google Analytics
10 36 (18.00%) Scrum
11 35 (17.50%) Product Management
12 31 (15.50%) Social Media
12 31 (15.50%) User Experience
13 30 (15.00%) Microsoft
14 29 (14.50%) Time Management
15 28 (14.00%) Market Research
16 26 (13.00%) Degree
17 24 (12.00%) Benchmarking
18 23 (11.50%) Web Marketing
19 21 (10.50%) .NET
19 21 (10.50%) Web Analytics
20 20 (10.00%) Finance
21 19 (9.50%) CRM
22 17 (8.50%) Business Analysis
22 17 (8.50%) Blog
23 16 (8.00%) User Stories
23 16 (8.00%) Retail
23 16 (8.00%) Business Intelligence

Competitor Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 4 (2.00%) CMS
2 3 (1.50%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.50%) IIS
2 3 (1.50%) Apache
3 2 (1.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.50%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (6.00%) MS Office
2 10 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.00%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.00%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.50%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.50%) SPSS
5 2 (1.00%) Fireworks
5 2 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.00%) FastStats
5 2 (1.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 42 (21.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.50%) ProductWriter
3 2 (1.00%) Magento
3 2 (1.00%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.50%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.00%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.00%) Internet
2 9 (4.50%) Firewall
2 9 (4.50%) VPN
2 9 (4.50%) Network Security
3 3 (1.50%) SMS
4 2 (1.00%) HSPA
4 2 (1.00%) LTE
4 2 (1.00%) Broadband
5 1 (0.50%) NFC
5 1 (0.50%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.50%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.50%) VoIP
5 1 (0.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.50%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 8 (4.00%) Axure RP
2 3 (1.50%) Dreamweaver
General
1 114 (57.00%) Marketing
2 62 (31.00%) Advertising
3 20 (10.00%) Finance
4 16 (8.00%) Retail
5 10 (5.00%) Telecoms
6 8 (4.00%) Russian Language
7 7 (3.50%) Games
8 4 (2.00%) Law
8 4 (2.00%) Korean Language
9 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Legal
9 1 (0.50%) Back Office
9 1 (0.50%) Electronics
9 1 (0.50%) Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (19.50%) Product Manager
2 35 (17.50%) PPC Specialist
2 35 (17.50%) PPC Manager
2 35 (17.50%) PPC Analyst
2 35 (17.50%) PPC Executive
3 31 (15.50%) Analyst
4 19 (9.50%) Business Analyst
5 12 (6.00%) Senior Manager
6 11 (5.50%) E-Commerce Manager
7 10 (5.00%) Senior Product Manager
8 7 (3.50%) Marketing Manager
8 7 (3.50%) Digital Marketing Manager
9 5 (2.50%) Marketing Assistant
9 5 (2.50%) MI Analyst
9 5 (2.50%) Coordinator
10 4 (2.00%) Account Manager
10 4 (2.00%) SEO Executive
10 4 (2.00%) Digital Marketing Specialist
10 4 (2.00%) Social Media Manager
11 3 (1.50%) User Experience Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.50%) .NET
2 15 (7.50%) ASP.NET
3 13 (6.50%) HTML
4 9 (4.50%) CSS
5 8 (4.00%) HTML5
6 3 (1.50%) CSS3
6 3 (1.50%) EDI
6 3 (1.50%) LAMP
6 3 (1.50%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.50%) COM
7 1 (0.50%) XML
7 1 (0.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 44 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (15.50%) Social Media
2 31 (15.50%) User Experience
3 17 (8.50%) Blog
4 9 (4.50%) Mobile App
5 8 (4.00%) Digital Media
6 7 (3.50%) Statistics
7 6 (3.00%) Copywriting
8 4 (2.00%) Graphic Design
9 3 (1.50%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.00%) PMI
11 1 (0.50%) Handset
11 1 (0.50%) Tandem
11 1 (0.50%) Artificial Intelligence
11 1 (0.50%) Economics
11 1 (0.50%) Derivative
11 1 (0.50%) Physics
11 1 (0.50%) Chemistry
11 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.50%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.50%) UNIX
2 3 (1.50%) Linux
3 2 (1.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (47.50%) Analytics
2 75 (37.50%) SEO
3 68 (34.00%) Pay per click
3 68 (34.00%) Digital Marketing
4 57 (28.50%) E-Commerce
5 44 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (18.00%) Scrum
7 35 (17.50%) Product Management
8 29 (14.50%) Time Management
9 28 (14.00%) Market Research
10 24 (12.00%) Benchmarking
11 23 (11.50%) Web Marketing
12 21 (10.50%) Web Analytics
13 19 (9.50%) CRM
14 17 (8.50%) Business Analysis
15 16 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (8.00%) User Stories
16 14 (7.00%) B2B
16 14 (7.00%) Performance Analysis
17 13 (6.50%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.50%) C#
2 7 (3.50%) SQL
3 6 (3.00%) Java
4 3 (1.50%) MATLAB
5 2 (1.00%) PHP
6 1 (0.50%) C
6 1 (0.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.50%) R
6 1 (0.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (13.00%) Degree
2 9 (4.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 53 (26.50%) Google
2 30 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (7.50%) Facebook
4 11 (5.50%) Cisco
5 8 (4.00%) Twitter
6 7 (3.50%) Business Objects
6 7 (3.50%) Sitecore
7 4 (2.00%) Adobe
7 4 (2.00%) Yahoo!
8 3 (1.50%) JBoss
8 3 (1.50%) Omniture
9 2 (1.00%) Alterian
9 2 (1.00%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.00%) Symantec
9 2 (1.00%) Oracle
9 2 (1.00%) SAP
9 2 (1.00%) IBM
10 1 (0.50%) Sun
10 1 (0.50%) VMware
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Posted: Yesterday
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