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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Competitor Analysis
Rank 826 824 825
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Competitor Analysis 89 52 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.078% 0.049% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.095% 0.060% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 58 35 60
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -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
93409 86961 92486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.00% 81.30% 79.03%
Number of salaries quoted 74709 71382 77947
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £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 30 September 2014 within the UK.

Competitor Analysis Salary Histogram in the UK

Competitor Analysis
Top 29 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 30 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 -7 89 £40,000 - 14
London +17 53 £50,000 +11.11% 6
South East 0 17 £49,000 +18.78% 1
City of London +26 11 £33,500 -16.25% 2
Berkshire +4 11 £59,500 - 1
North West -11 8 £38,000 +32.17% 2
Manchester +3 7 £38,000 +38.18% 2
West Yorkshire -35 7 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Yorkshire -35 7 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Leeds -24 6 £32,500 -18.75%
Hampshire -17 2 £32,500 -18.75%
East of England -17 2 £31,750 -0.78% 1
Fareham - 2 £32,500 -
West Sussex - 2 - -
Surrey - 2 £55,000 -
Crawley - 2 - -
East Midlands -8 1 £37,500 - 1
West Midlands -12 1 £40,000 +41.59%
Merseyside - 1 - -
Epping - 1 £33,500 -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £37,500 - 1
Staines - 1 £55,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £30,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £37,500 - 1
Essex - 1 £33,500 -
Maidenhead - 1 £49,000 - 1

Competitor Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 108 (55.67%) Marketing
2 88 (45.36%) Analytics
3 68 (35.05%) SEO
4 63 (32.47%) Digital Marketing
5 60 (30.93%) Pay per click
5 60 (30.93%) Advertising
6 53 (27.32%) E-Commerce
7 48 (24.74%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (23.71%) Google
9 42 (21.65%) Analytical Skills
10 38 (19.59%) Google Analytics
11 37 (19.07%) Product Management
11 37 (19.07%) Scrum
12 34 (17.53%) User Experience
13 30 (15.46%) Social Media
13 30 (15.46%) Microsoft
14 28 (14.43%) Time Management
15 27 (13.92%) Market Research
16 25 (12.89%) Benchmarking
17 22 (11.34%) Degree
18 21 (10.82%) Web Marketing
19 20 (10.31%) Web Analytics
20 19 (9.79%) .NET
20 19 (9.79%) CRM
20 19 (9.79%) User Stories
21 18 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
22 17 (8.76%) Finance
23 16 (8.25%) Business Analysis
23 16 (8.25%) Blog
24 15 (7.73%) Retail

Competitor Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (1.55%) WebLogic
1 3 (1.55%) IIS
1 3 (1.55%) Apache
1 3 (1.55%) CMS
2 2 (1.03%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (6.19%) MS Office
2 11 (5.67%) MS Excel
3 10 (5.15%) MS Visio
4 6 (3.09%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.55%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.03%) SPSS
6 2 (1.03%) Fireworks
6 2 (1.03%) MS Project
7 1 (0.52%) FastStats
7 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 38 (19.59%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.55%) ProductWriter
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.06%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.64%) VPN
1 9 (4.64%) Firewall
1 9 (4.64%) Network Security
2 7 (3.61%) Internet
3 3 (1.55%) SMS
4 2 (1.03%) Broadband
4 2 (1.03%) HSPA
4 2 (1.03%) LTE
5 1 (0.52%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.52%) NFC
5 1 (0.52%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.52%) VoIP
5 1 (0.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.52%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 9 (4.64%) Axure RP
2 2 (1.03%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 108 (55.67%) Marketing
2 60 (30.93%) Advertising
3 17 (8.76%) Finance
4 15 (7.73%) Retail
5 11 (5.67%) Telecoms
6 8 (4.12%) Russian Language
7 6 (3.09%) Games
8 4 (2.06%) Law
8 4 (2.06%) Korean Language
9 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.52%) Legal
9 1 (0.52%) Back Office
9 1 (0.52%) Electronics
9 1 (0.52%) Banking
9 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (21.13%) Product Manager
2 31 (15.98%) PPC Specialist
2 31 (15.98%) PPC Manager
2 31 (15.98%) PPC Analyst
2 31 (15.98%) PPC Executive
3 29 (14.95%) Analyst
4 19 (9.79%) Business Analyst
5 12 (6.19%) Senior Manager
5 12 (6.19%) Senior Product Manager
6 11 (5.67%) E-Commerce Manager
7 7 (3.61%) Marketing Manager
7 7 (3.61%) Digital Marketing Manager
8 5 (2.58%) Marketing Assistant
8 5 (2.58%) MI Analyst
9 4 (2.06%) SEO Executive
9 4 (2.06%) Account Manager
9 4 (2.06%) Coordinator
10 3 (1.55%) Developer
10 3 (1.55%) Analyst Developer
10 3 (1.55%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.79%) .NET
2 14 (7.22%) ASP.NET
3 12 (6.19%) HTML
4 8 (4.12%) HTML5
4 8 (4.12%) CSS
5 3 (1.55%) EDI
5 3 (1.55%) LAMP
5 3 (1.55%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.55%) CSS3
5 3 (1.55%) COM
6 1 (0.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 42 (21.65%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (17.53%) User Experience
3 30 (15.46%) Social Media
4 16 (8.25%) Blog
5 11 (5.67%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.61%) Digital Media
6 7 (3.61%) Statistics
7 6 (3.09%) Copywriting
8 4 (2.06%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.03%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.03%) PMI
10 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.52%) Handset
10 1 (0.52%) Tandem
10 1 (0.52%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (0.52%) Economics
10 1 (0.52%) Derivative
10 1 (0.52%) Physics
10 1 (0.52%) Chemistry
10 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.58%) Apple iOS
2 4 (2.06%) Android
3 3 (1.55%) UNIX
3 3 (1.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (45.36%) Analytics
2 68 (35.05%) SEO
3 63 (32.47%) Digital Marketing
4 60 (30.93%) Pay per click
5 53 (27.32%) E-Commerce
6 48 (24.74%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (19.07%) Scrum
7 37 (19.07%) Product Management
8 28 (14.43%) Time Management
9 27 (13.92%) Market Research
10 25 (12.89%) Benchmarking
11 21 (10.82%) Web Marketing
12 20 (10.31%) Web Analytics
13 19 (9.79%) CRM
13 19 (9.79%) User Stories
14 18 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (8.25%) Business Analysis
16 14 (7.22%) Performance Analysis
17 13 (6.70%) Usability Testing
18 12 (6.19%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.22%) C#
2 5 (2.58%) Java
2 5 (2.58%) SQL
3 2 (1.03%) MATLAB
4 1 (0.52%) R
4 1 (0.52%) C
4 1 (0.52%) Python
4 1 (0.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (11.34%) Degree
2 9 (4.64%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.03%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.61%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.03%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 46 (23.71%) Google
2 30 (15.46%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.22%) Facebook
4 10 (5.15%) Cisco
5 7 (3.61%) Business Objects
5 7 (3.61%) Sitecore
5 7 (3.61%) Twitter
6 4 (2.06%) Adobe
7 3 (1.55%) JBoss
7 3 (1.55%) Omniture
8 2 (1.03%) Yahoo!
8 2 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.03%) IBM
9 1 (0.52%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle
9 1 (0.52%) SAP
9 1 (0.52%) Symantec
9 1 (0.52%) VMware
9 1 (0.52%) Alterian
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West Yorkshire
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Salary: £0.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
BLOC
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
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Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + uncapped
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + uncapped
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
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Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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London
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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