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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Competitor Analysis
Rank 793 789 813
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +24
Permanent jobs citing Competitor Analysis 87 90 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.084% 0.071%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.096% 0.10% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 66 47 51
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -14.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £31,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+22.58% -20.51%

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
90932 88246 90704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.30% 81.87% 79.61%
Number of salaries quoted 74972 70714 77273
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -14 78 £42,500 +23.18% 9
London +5 43 £55,000 +57.14% 4
Manchester -7 19 £37,500 +16.27% 1
North West -7 19 £37,500 +16.27% 1
City of London +23 17 £42,000 +12.00% 3
South East -35 9 £43,250 +57.27% 3
Isle of Man - 9 £40,000 -
Douglas - 9 £40,000 -
Berkshire +2 4 £49,000 -20.00% 3
Yorkshire -17 3 £53,500 +114.00%
Maidenhead - 3 £49,000 -
West Yorkshire +1 2 £80,000 +229.89%
Surrey -8 2 £38,750 -
Hampshire -34 2 £37,500 +38.88%
Nottinghamshire - 2 £25,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £25,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £25,000 -
Leeds -5 1 - -
Birmingham -12 1 £20,000 -41.17%
West Midlands -16 1 £20,000 -41.17%
East of England -25 1 £62,500 +101.61%
Wimbledon - 1 £30,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £27,000 -
Bolton - 1 - -
Bury - 1 £25,000 -
Harrogate - 1 £27,000 -
Bedford - 1 £62,500 -
Reigate - 1 £22,500 -
Staines - 1 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £62,500 -

Competitor Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 86 (48.59%) Marketing
2 74 (41.81%) Analytics
3 63 (35.59%) SEO
4 60 (33.90%) Analytical Skills
5 51 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (25.99%) Digital Marketing
7 44 (24.86%) E-Commerce
8 41 (23.16%) Advertising
9 40 (22.60%) User Experience
10 39 (22.03%) Microsoft
11 37 (20.90%) Google
11 37 (20.90%) Pay per click
12 36 (20.34%) Scrum
13 33 (18.64%) Social Media
14 32 (18.08%) Degree
15 31 (17.51%) Benchmarking
16 28 (15.82%) Product Management
17 27 (15.25%) B2B
18 26 (14.69%) MS Office
18 26 (14.69%) MS Excel
18 26 (14.69%) Google Analytics
19 23 (12.99%) CRM
20 21 (11.86%) Web Analytics
21 20 (11.30%) Time Management
21 20 (11.30%) Market Research
21 20 (11.30%) User Stories
22 17 (9.60%) HTML
22 17 (9.60%) .NET
22 17 (9.60%) B2C
22 17 (9.60%) Finance

Competitor Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (6.21%) CMS
2 10 (5.65%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (14.69%) MS Office
1 26 (14.69%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.47%) Photoshop
3 10 (5.65%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (1.13%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (14.69%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.69%) ProductWriter
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.26%) VPN
1 4 (2.26%) Firewall
1 4 (2.26%) Network Security
2 3 (1.69%) VoIP
2 3 (1.69%) Internet
2 3 (1.69%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.13%) Broadband
3 2 (1.13%) HSPA
3 2 (1.13%) LTE
4 1 (0.56%) HTTP
4 1 (0.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.34%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (4.52%) Axure RP
2 2 (1.13%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 86 (48.59%) Marketing
2 41 (23.16%) Advertising
3 17 (9.60%) Finance
4 16 (9.04%) Retail
5 5 (2.82%) Russian Language
6 4 (2.26%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.26%) Korean Language
7 1 (0.56%) iGaming
7 1 (0.56%) French Language
7 1 (0.56%) German Language
Job Titles
1 26 (14.69%) Product Manager
2 24 (13.56%) Analyst
3 17 (9.60%) Business Analyst
4 16 (9.04%) PPC Specialist
4 16 (9.04%) PPC Manager
4 16 (9.04%) PPC Analyst
4 16 (9.04%) PPC Executive
5 11 (6.21%) E-Commerce Manager
6 10 (5.65%) UX Designer
6 10 (5.65%) SEO Executive
6 10 (5.65%) Designer
7 9 (5.08%) Operations Manager
8 8 (4.52%) Marketing Manager
8 8 (4.52%) SEO Manager
8 8 (4.52%) Senior Designer
8 8 (4.52%) Senior UX Designer
9 7 (3.95%) Digital Marketing Manager
10 6 (3.39%) Senior Product Manager
10 6 (3.39%) Senior Manager
10 6 (3.39%) Social Media Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.60%) HTML
1 17 (9.60%) .NET
2 15 (8.47%) CSS
3 13 (7.34%) ASP.NET
4 9 (5.08%) Flash
5 7 (3.95%) HTML5
6 3 (1.69%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.69%) EDI
6 3 (1.69%) LAMP
6 3 (1.69%) COM
7 2 (1.13%) Ajax
7 2 (1.13%) XHTML
7 2 (1.13%) jQuery
7 2 (1.13%) CSS3
7 2 (1.13%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 60 (33.90%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (22.60%) User Experience
3 33 (18.64%) Social Media
4 11 (6.21%) Blog
5 8 (4.52%) Statistics
6 7 (3.95%) Digital Media
7 6 (3.39%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.69%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.69%) Chemistry
8 3 (1.69%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.69%) Economics
9 2 (1.13%) Derivative
9 2 (1.13%) W3C
9 2 (1.13%) Copywriting
10 1 (0.56%) GIS
10 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.82%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (41.81%) Analytics
2 63 (35.59%) SEO
3 51 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (25.99%) Digital Marketing
5 44 (24.86%) E-Commerce
6 37 (20.90%) Pay per click
7 36 (20.34%) Scrum
8 31 (17.51%) Benchmarking
9 28 (15.82%) Product Management
10 27 (15.25%) B2B
11 23 (12.99%) CRM
12 21 (11.86%) Web Analytics
13 20 (11.30%) Market Research
13 20 (11.30%) Time Management
13 20 (11.30%) User Stories
14 17 (9.60%) Information Architecture
14 17 (9.60%) Business Analysis
14 17 (9.60%) B2C
15 16 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (6.21%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.34%) C#
2 6 (3.39%) SQL
3 5 (2.82%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (18.08%) Degree
2 4 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.56%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.95%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 39 (22.03%) Microsoft
2 37 (20.90%) Google
3 15 (8.47%) Facebook
4 12 (6.78%) Twitter
4 12 (6.78%) Adobe
5 10 (5.65%) Sitecore
6 7 (3.95%) Business Objects
7 4 (2.26%) Cisco
8 3 (1.69%) EPiServer
8 3 (1.69%) hybris
8 3 (1.69%) ClickTale
8 3 (1.69%) Omniture
8 3 (1.69%) Endeca
8 3 (1.69%) Yahoo!
9 1 (0.56%) SAP
9 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.56%) VMware
9 1 (0.56%) Fujitsu
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