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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Competitor Analysis
Rank 806 770 869
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +99
Permanent jobs citing Competitor Analysis 111 113 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.10% 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.13% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 79 74 49
Average salary £37,705 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.28% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -25.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97509 87535 96223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.37% 78.84% 76.56%
Number of salaries quoted 78334 71800 81781
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 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

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 18 April 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 18 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 -33 111 £37,705 -11.28% 12
London -29 60 £45,000 -10.00% 5
North West -20 19 £38,000 +1.33% 4
City of London -10 18 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Manchester -12 13 £38,000 +1.33% 2
South East -16 9 £35,000 -26.31%
South West - 9 £30,000 -
Yorkshire -34 7 £23,500 -27.69% 2
Bristol - 6 £30,000 -
East of England -14 5 £37,500 -28.57%
Hertfordshire +15 4 £37,500 -28.57%
Leeds -20 4 £23,500 -14.54%
West Yorkshire -27 4 £23,500 -14.54%
Cheshire -7 3 £36,250 +47.95% 2
Berkshire - 3 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £30,000 -
Surrey -1 2 £37,500 -21.05%
Hampshire -4 2 £32,000 -
Harrogate -18 2 - -
North Yorkshire -24 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 £32,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £37,705 -
Warwick - 2 £32,500 -
Winchester - 2 £32,000 -
Bolton - 2 £25,000 -
Liverpool - 2 - -
Macclesfield - 2 £25,000 -
Reading - 2 - -
Rochdale - 2 £52,500 -
Staines - 2 £37,500 -

Competitor Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 97 (48.99%) Marketing
2 68 (34.34%) Analytics
3 60 (30.30%) Google
4 50 (25.25%) Degree
5 48 (24.24%) Digital Marketing
6 45 (22.73%) Google Analytics
7 44 (22.22%) Pay per click
8 41 (20.71%) SEO
9 38 (19.19%) E-Commerce
10 31 (15.66%) Product Management
11 28 (14.14%) Social Media
12 26 (13.13%) Usability Testing
13 25 (12.63%) Finance
13 25 (12.63%) Retail
13 25 (12.63%) Project Management
14 23 (11.62%) Advertising
15 22 (11.11%) B2C
16 20 (10.10%) MS Office
16 20 (10.10%) Business Development
16 20 (10.10%) Business Analysis
17 19 (9.60%) Microsoft
18 18 (9.09%) MS Visio
18 18 (9.09%) Axure RP
19 17 (8.59%) Market Research
20 16 (8.08%) OmniGraffle
21 15 (7.58%) Time Management
21 15 (7.58%) .NET
22 14 (7.07%) Web Analytics
23 13 (6.57%) Mathematics
23 13 (6.57%) SQL Server

Competitor Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (3.03%) CMS
2 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.51%) IIS
2 1 (0.51%) iPlanet
2 1 (0.51%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (10.10%) MS Office
2 18 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 16 (8.08%) OmniGraffle
4 11 (5.56%) Photoshop
5 6 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (2.53%) FreeHand
6 5 (2.53%) Fireworks
7 4 (2.02%) MS Excel
7 4 (2.02%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (1.52%) FastStats
8 3 (1.52%) SPSS
9 1 (0.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 45 (22.73%) Google Analytics
2 4 (2.02%) Agresso
3 3 (1.52%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.51%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.51%) Magento
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.56%) Internet
2 2 (1.01%) GSM
2 2 (1.01%) VoIP
3 1 (0.51%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.53%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.51%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 18 (9.09%) Axure RP
2 13 (6.57%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.51%) Subversion
General
1 97 (48.99%) Marketing
2 25 (12.63%) Finance
2 25 (12.63%) Retail
3 23 (11.62%) Advertising
4 10 (5.05%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.05%) Legal
5 6 (3.03%) Law
6 5 (2.53%) Games
6 5 (2.53%) Publishing
7 3 (1.52%) Russian Language
8 2 (1.01%) Banking
8 2 (1.01%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.51%) French Language
9 1 (0.51%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.51%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 48 (24.24%) Analyst
2 28 (14.14%) Business Analyst
3 27 (13.64%) PPC Manager
3 27 (13.64%) PPC Analyst
3 27 (13.64%) PPC Executive
3 27 (13.64%) PPC Specialist
4 17 (8.59%) Architect
4 17 (8.59%) Product Manager
5 15 (7.58%) User Experience Architect
6 11 (5.56%) Social Media Manager
7 10 (5.05%) Technical Manager
7 10 (5.05%) Senior Manager
8 9 (4.55%) Designer
8 9 (4.55%) Development Manager
8 9 (4.55%) Service Manager
8 9 (4.55%) Business Manager
9 8 (4.04%) Coordinator
9 8 (4.04%) Technical Development Manager
9 8 (4.04%) Business Development Manager
9 8 (4.04%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.58%) .NET
2 13 (6.57%) ASP.NET
3 12 (6.06%) HTML
4 9 (4.55%) Flash
5 8 (4.04%) CSS
6 1 (0.51%) HTML5
6 1 (0.51%) Ajax
6 1 (0.51%) DHTML
6 1 (0.51%) Web Services
6 1 (0.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.14%) Social Media
2 13 (6.57%) Mathematics
3 12 (6.06%) Mobile App
4 10 (5.05%) Digital Media
5 8 (4.04%) Copywriting
6 7 (3.54%) Blog
7 5 (2.53%) RIA
7 5 (2.53%) Psychology
7 5 (2.53%) Ergonomics
7 5 (2.53%) Human Factors
7 5 (2.53%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.53%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.02%) Statistics
9 3 (1.52%) Graphic Design
10 2 (1.01%) PMI
10 2 (1.01%) E-Learning
10 2 (1.01%) Tandem
10 2 (1.01%) Derivative
11 1 (0.51%) Social Gaming
11 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.01%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
2 1 (0.51%) Android
2 1 (0.51%) CentOS
2 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.51%) Debian
2 1 (0.51%) UNIX
2 1 (0.51%) Windows
2 1 (0.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (34.34%) Analytics
2 48 (24.24%) Digital Marketing
3 44 (22.22%) Pay per click
4 41 (20.71%) SEO
5 38 (19.19%) E-Commerce
6 31 (15.66%) Product Management
7 26 (13.13%) Usability Testing
8 25 (12.63%) Project Management
9 22 (11.11%) B2C
10 20 (10.10%) Business Development
10 20 (10.10%) Business Analysis
11 17 (8.59%) Market Research
12 15 (7.58%) Time Management
13 14 (7.07%) Web Analytics
14 13 (6.57%) Scrum
14 13 (6.57%) B2B
15 12 (6.06%) Web Design
15 12 (6.06%) Online Marketing
16 10 (5.05%) Web Marketing
17 9 (4.55%) Link Building
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.57%) C#
2 5 (2.53%) SQL
3 3 (1.52%) MATLAB
4 2 (1.01%) C
4 2 (1.01%) Java
4 2 (1.01%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.51%) Ruby
5 1 (0.51%) Perl
5 1 (0.51%) PHP
5 1 (0.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 50 (25.25%) Degree
2 3 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.01%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.51%) IIBA
4 1 (0.51%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.51%) Basel III
1 1 (0.51%) EMIR
1 1 (0.51%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (0.51%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 2 (1.01%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.51%) Puppet
2 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.51%) Ansible
Vendors
1 60 (30.30%) Google
2 19 (9.60%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.06%) Adobe
3 12 (6.06%) Omniture
4 10 (5.05%) Yahoo!
5 6 (3.03%) Twitter
6 4 (2.02%) Facebook
7 3 (1.52%) Huawei
7 3 (1.52%) Coremetrics
7 3 (1.52%) Alterian
8 2 (1.01%) Cisco
8 2 (1.01%) IBM
8 2 (1.01%) Symantec
9 1 (0.51%) Panasonic
9 1 (0.51%) Hitwise
9 1 (0.51%) Computacenter
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle
9 1 (0.51%) SAP
9 1 (0.51%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.51%) JD Edwards
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Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + benefits+bonusagile
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
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Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tarporley, Cheshire
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Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, medical & extensive benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Warrington
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus Corporate Package
Posted: 23 days ago