The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Competitor Analysis
Rank 817 817 846
Rank change year-on-year
0 +29
Permanent jobs citing Competitor Analysis 96 65 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.060% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.076% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 57 50 41
Average salary £38,000 £40,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.17% +24.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +50.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94098 85653 91358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.38% 78.75% 77.41%
Number of salaries quoted 75770 70033 77761
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 28 July 2014 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 28 July 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 +6 93 £38,000 -3.49% 11
London -53 44 £40,000 -27.27% 5
North West +14 18 £38,000 +1.33% 1
Leeds - 17 £32,500 - 2
West Yorkshire - 17 £32,500 - 2
Yorkshire - 17 £32,500 - 2
South East +18 11 £27,500 -11.29%
Manchester -8 11 £38,000 +1.33% 1
City of London -18 8 £52,500 +64.06% 1
Berkshire +16 5 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Cheshire - 3 £45,000 -
Lancashire - 3 £23,500 -
Preston - 3 £23,500 -
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
South West -12 2 £28,000 -6.66%
Wales - 2 £25,000 -
Surrey - 2 £25,000 -
Bristol - 2 £28,000 -
Rochdale - 2 £52,500 -
East Midlands -9 1 £28,500 +5.55% 1
Merseyside - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -
West Wales - 1 £25,000 -
Bracknell - 1 £30,000 -
Swansea - 1 £25,000 -
Warrington - 1 £45,000 -
Woodford Green - 1 £30,000 -

Competitor Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 121 (58.17%) Marketing
2 91 (43.75%) Analytics
3 66 (31.73%) SEO
4 65 (31.25%) Google
5 64 (30.77%) Pay per click
6 61 (29.33%) Digital Marketing
7 54 (25.96%) Google Analytics
8 52 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 48 (23.08%) Advertising
10 33 (15.87%) Degree
11 28 (13.46%) Social Media
12 27 (12.98%) Time Management
13 26 (12.50%) Finance
13 26 (12.50%) Microsoft
14 25 (12.02%) Product Management
15 23 (11.06%) Scrum
15 23 (11.06%) Retail
16 22 (10.58%) Web Marketing
17 21 (10.10%) Market Research
18 19 (9.13%) Business Analysis
19 18 (8.65%) CRM
19 18 (8.65%) .NET
19 18 (8.65%) MS Office
20 15 (7.21%) SQL Server
20 15 (7.21%) C#
20 15 (7.21%) ASP.NET
20 15 (7.21%) Internet
20 15 (7.21%) B2C
20 15 (7.21%) Data Analysis
20 15 (7.21%) Usability Testing

Competitor Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (1.92%) CMS
2 3 (1.44%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.44%) IIS
2 3 (1.44%) Apache
3 2 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (0.96%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.48%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (8.65%) MS Office
2 11 (5.29%) MS Excel
3 9 (4.33%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.92%) SPSS
5 4 (1.92%) Photoshop
6 3 (1.44%) FastStats
7 2 (0.96%) MS Project
7 2 (0.96%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 54 (25.96%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.92%) Agresso
3 2 (0.96%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.96%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.96%) Magento
4 1 (0.48%) ProductWriter
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.92%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.21%) Internet
2 9 (4.33%) Network Security
2 9 (4.33%) Firewall
2 9 (4.33%) VPN
3 3 (1.44%) SMS
4 1 (0.48%) NFC
4 1 (0.48%) Intranet
4 1 (0.48%) DNS
4 1 (0.48%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.40%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.48%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 12 (5.77%) Axure RP
2 3 (1.44%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.48%) Subversion
General
1 121 (58.17%) Marketing
2 48 (23.08%) Advertising
3 26 (12.50%) Finance
4 23 (11.06%) Retail
5 10 (4.81%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.85%) Games
6 8 (3.85%) Law
7 7 (3.37%) Legal
8 4 (1.92%) Russian Language
9 2 (0.96%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.96%) Banking
9 2 (0.96%) Publishing
10 1 (0.48%) Back Office
10 1 (0.48%) Electronics
10 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 38 (18.27%) PPC Specialist
1 38 (18.27%) PPC Executive
1 38 (18.27%) PPC Manager
1 38 (18.27%) PPC Analyst
2 36 (17.31%) Analyst
3 33 (15.87%) Product Manager
4 20 (9.62%) Business Analyst
5 12 (5.77%) Senior Manager
6 10 (4.81%) Social Media Manager
7 8 (3.85%) Architect
7 8 (3.85%) User Experience Architect
8 7 (3.37%) E-Commerce Manager
9 6 (2.88%) Senior Product Manager
9 6 (2.88%) Consultant
9 6 (2.88%) Insight Analyst
9 6 (2.88%) Online Product Manager
10 5 (2.40%) Sales Consultant
10 5 (2.40%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 4 (1.92%) Junior
11 4 (1.92%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.65%) .NET
2 15 (7.21%) ASP.NET
3 13 (6.25%) HTML
4 6 (2.88%) CSS
5 5 (2.40%) HTML5
6 1 (0.48%) CSS3
6 1 (0.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.48%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.48%) XML
6 1 (0.48%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.46%) Social Media
2 14 (6.73%) Digital Media
3 12 (5.77%) Mobile App
3 12 (5.77%) Copywriting
4 10 (4.81%) Blog
5 7 (3.37%) Statistics
6 6 (2.88%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.40%) RIA
8 4 (1.92%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.44%) Graphic Design
9 3 (1.44%) PMI
10 2 (0.96%) Tandem
10 2 (0.96%) Derivative
11 1 (0.48%) New Media
11 1 (0.48%) Social Gaming
11 1 (0.48%) Physics
11 1 (0.48%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.48%) Handset
11 1 (0.48%) Artificial Intelligence
11 1 (0.48%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.92%) UNIX
1 4 (1.92%) Linux
1 4 (1.92%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.96%) Android
3 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.48%) CentOS
3 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.48%) Debian
3 1 (0.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (43.75%) Analytics
2 66 (31.73%) SEO
3 64 (30.77%) Pay per click
4 61 (29.33%) Digital Marketing
5 52 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 27 (12.98%) Time Management
7 25 (12.02%) Product Management
8 23 (11.06%) Scrum
9 22 (10.58%) Web Marketing
10 21 (10.10%) Market Research
11 19 (9.13%) Business Analysis
12 18 (8.65%) CRM
13 15 (7.21%) B2C
13 15 (7.21%) Data Analysis
13 15 (7.21%) Usability Testing
14 14 (6.73%) Web Analytics
14 14 (6.73%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (6.73%) B2B
15 13 (6.25%) Project Management
16 10 (4.81%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.21%) C#
2 7 (3.37%) SQL
2 7 (3.37%) Java
3 4 (1.92%) MATLAB
4 2 (0.96%) Python
4 2 (0.96%) PHP
5 1 (0.48%) R
5 1 (0.48%) Ruby
5 1 (0.48%) C
5 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.48%) Perl
Qualifications
1 33 (15.87%) Degree
2 9 (4.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.44%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.48%) IIBA
5 1 (0.48%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.92%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) Basel III
2 1 (0.48%) EMIR
2 1 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.48%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 3 (1.44%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.48%) Puppet
2 1 (0.48%) Ansible
2 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 65 (31.25%) Google
2 26 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.77%) Adobe
3 12 (5.77%) Facebook
4 11 (5.29%) Omniture
4 11 (5.29%) Cisco
5 5 (2.40%) Twitter
5 5 (2.40%) Yahoo!
6 4 (1.92%) IBM
6 4 (1.92%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.92%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.44%) Alterian
7 3 (1.44%) JBoss
8 2 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.96%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.96%) Symantec
8 2 (0.96%) SAP
8 2 (0.96%) Oracle
8 2 (0.96%) Coremetrics
9 1 (0.48%) SaltStack
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