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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Competitor Analysis
Rank 803 825 836
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +11
Permanent jobs citing Competitor Analysis 99 52 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.048% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.061% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 59 35 40
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +19.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £32,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +10.29%

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
93657 85736 91204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.68% 79.59% 77.89%
Number of salaries quoted 74686 70107 77304
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 September 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 1 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 +23 98 £39,000 -2.50% 15
London +6 50 £52,500 +16.66% 8
South East +12 16 £32,500 +4.83% 1
West Yorkshire - 15 £32,500 -
Yorkshire - 15 £32,500 -
Leeds - 15 £32,500 -
North West -6 12 £38,000 +1.33% 2
Berkshire +2 9 £70,000 -
Manchester -18 8 £38,000 +1.33% 1
City of London +1 4 - - 2
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Hampshire -5 2 £32,500 +4.83%
Liverpool - 2 - - 1
Bristol - 2 £28,000 - 1
Fareham - 2 £32,500 -
Merseyside - 2 - - 1
South West - 2 £28,000 - 1
Warwickshire +18 1 £40,000 -30.43%
West Midlands -4 1 £40,000 -30.43%
East of England -16 1 £33,500 +4.68% 3
West Sussex - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £28,500 -
Crawley - 1 - -
Epping - 1 £33,500 - 1
Northampton - 1 £28,500 -
Preston - 1 - -
Woodford Green - 1 £30,000 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £28,500 -

Competitor Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 113 (56.22%) Marketing
2 88 (43.78%) Analytics
3 71 (35.32%) SEO
4 69 (34.33%) Pay per click
5 63 (31.34%) Digital Marketing
6 56 (27.86%) Google
7 54 (26.87%) Advertising
8 53 (26.37%) E-Commerce
9 45 (22.39%) Google Analytics
10 34 (16.92%) Scrum
11 33 (16.42%) Product Management
12 30 (14.93%) Degree
13 29 (14.43%) Time Management
14 28 (13.93%) Microsoft
15 27 (13.43%) Market Research
16 25 (12.44%) Social Media
17 23 (11.44%) Web Marketing
17 23 (11.44%) Finance
18 22 (10.95%) .NET
19 20 (9.95%) CRM
20 19 (9.45%) Benchmarking
20 19 (9.45%) Business Analysis
21 17 (8.46%) Retail
21 17 (8.46%) ASP.NET
21 17 (8.46%) C#
21 17 (8.46%) SQL Server
22 16 (7.96%) Business Intelligence
22 16 (7.96%) Web Analytics
23 14 (6.97%) Data Analysis
23 14 (6.97%) B2B

Competitor Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 3 (1.49%) WebLogic
1 3 (1.49%) IIS
1 3 (1.49%) Apache
2 2 (1.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.50%) SAS
3 1 (0.50%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (6.47%) MS Office
2 10 (4.98%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.98%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.49%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.49%) SPSS
5 2 (1.00%) Fireworks
5 2 (1.00%) MS Project
5 2 (1.00%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 45 (22.39%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.99%) Agresso
3 2 (1.00%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (1.00%) Magento
3 2 (1.00%) ProductWriter
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.99%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.97%) Internet
2 9 (4.48%) Firewall
2 9 (4.48%) VPN
2 9 (4.48%) Network Security
3 3 (1.49%) 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 17 (8.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.49%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.50%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 10 (4.98%) Axure RP
2 3 (1.49%) Dreamweaver
General
1 113 (56.22%) Marketing
2 54 (26.87%) Advertising
3 23 (11.44%) Finance
4 17 (8.46%) Retail
5 11 (5.47%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.48%) Russian Language
6 7 (3.48%) Games
7 5 (2.49%) Law
8 2 (1.00%) 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 (19.40%) PPC Specialist
1 39 (19.40%) PPC Manager
1 39 (19.40%) PPC Analyst
1 39 (19.40%) PPC Executive
2 37 (18.41%) Product Manager
3 33 (16.42%) Analyst
4 21 (10.45%) Business Analyst
5 10 (4.98%) Senior Manager
6 8 (3.98%) E-Commerce Manager
7 7 (3.48%) Consultant
8 6 (2.99%) Senior Product Manager
9 5 (2.49%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 5 (2.49%) Sales Consultant
9 5 (2.49%) Marketing Assistant
10 4 (1.99%) Digital Marketing Manager
10 4 (1.99%) Marketing Executive
10 4 (1.99%) Digital Marketing Specialist
10 4 (1.99%) Social Media Manager
10 4 (1.99%) Service Manager
10 4 (1.99%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.95%) .NET
2 17 (8.46%) ASP.NET
3 13 (6.47%) HTML
4 9 (4.48%) CSS
5 8 (3.98%) HTML5
6 3 (1.49%) CSS3
7 2 (1.00%) EDI
7 2 (1.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.44%) Social Media
2 12 (5.97%) Blog
3 11 (5.47%) Digital Media
3 11 (5.47%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.48%) Statistics
5 6 (2.99%) Copywriting
6 4 (1.99%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.49%) PMI
8 2 (1.00%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.00%) RIA
9 1 (0.50%) New Media
9 1 (0.50%) Social Gaming
9 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.50%) Handset
9 1 (0.50%) Tandem
9 1 (0.50%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.50%) Economics
9 1 (0.50%) Derivative
9 1 (0.50%) Physics
9 1 (0.50%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.99%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.49%) UNIX
2 3 (1.49%) Linux
3 2 (1.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (43.78%) Analytics
2 71 (35.32%) SEO
3 69 (34.33%) Pay per click
4 63 (31.34%) Digital Marketing
5 53 (26.37%) E-Commerce
6 34 (16.92%) Scrum
7 33 (16.42%) Product Management
8 29 (14.43%) Time Management
9 27 (13.43%) Market Research
10 23 (11.44%) Web Marketing
11 20 (9.95%) CRM
12 19 (9.45%) Benchmarking
12 19 (9.45%) Business Analysis
13 16 (7.96%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (7.96%) Web Analytics
14 14 (6.97%) B2B
14 14 (6.97%) Data Analysis
15 13 (6.47%) Usability Testing
16 12 (5.97%) User Stories
17 11 (5.47%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.46%) C#
2 7 (3.48%) SQL
3 6 (2.99%) Java
4 3 (1.49%) 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 30 (14.93%) Degree
2 9 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (1.49%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.48%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.49%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 56 (27.86%) Google
2 28 (13.93%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.47%) Facebook
4 11 (5.47%) Cisco
5 7 (3.48%) Adobe
5 7 (3.48%) Business Objects
5 7 (3.48%) Sitecore
6 6 (2.99%) Twitter
7 4 (1.99%) Omniture
7 4 (1.99%) Yahoo!
8 3 (1.49%) JBoss
9 2 (1.00%) Oracle
9 2 (1.00%) SAP
9 2 (1.00%) IBM
9 2 (1.00%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.00%) Symantec
9 2 (1.00%) Alterian
10 1 (0.50%) VMware
10 1 (0.50%) Huawei
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + On application
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + uncapped
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + uncapped
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Training / Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Epping, Essex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £27500.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
West Grinstead, West Sussex (RH13)
Guru Careers
Salary: £20 - 25k
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
BBC Worldwide Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago