The table below looks at the statistics for Market Research skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Market Research over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Research
Rank 745 697 756
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +59
Permanent jobs citing Market Research 151 234 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.24% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 128 195 129
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £25,000 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-19.44% +28.57%

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
91708 97795 89741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.23% 81.98% 80.12%
Number of salaries quoted 74090 78809 73756
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Market Research
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Market Research within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Market Research Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Market Research
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Market Research within the UK.

Market Research Salary Trend in the UK

Market Research
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Market Research over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 within the UK.

Market Research Salary Histogram in the UK

Market Research
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Market Research within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -58 144 £47,500 +5.55% 27
London +15 87 £48,750 +8.33% 17
City of London +34 24 £46,250 +8.82% 8
South East -26 21 £51,000 -15.00% 3
Yorkshire +18 14 £33,750 -25.00% 2
North West +15 14 £30,000 -48.32%
Cheshire - 12 £32,500 -
Middlesex +19 10 £51,000 -18.40%
Chester - 9 £27,500 -
West Yorkshire +22 6 £28,750 -36.11%
East of England -18 5 £52,500 +23.52% 2
North Yorkshire - 5 £22,500 - 2
Surrey +19 4 £62,500 +35.13% 1
Leeds +12 4 £22,500 -50.00%
Harrogate - 3 £22,500 - 1
South Yorkshire - 3 £35,000 -
Bedford +31 2 £35,000 -15.15%
Cambridgeshire +21 2 £56,000 -
Bedfordshire +14 2 £35,000 +40.00%
East Sussex -3 2 £25,000 -44.44%
Reading -4 2 - -
Brighton -6 2 £25,000 -44.44%
Wales -7 2 £28,750 +27.77%
West Midlands -14 2 £45,500 +1.11%
Berkshire -17 2 - -
York - 2 - - 1
Sheffield - 2 £35,000 -
Macclesfield - 2 £35,000 -
Essex +9 1 £52,500 +16.66%
Manchester +1 1 - -

Market Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Market Research 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 Market Research.

1 112 (34.04%) Marketing
2 91 (27.66%) Degree
3 88 (26.75%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (20.67%) Business Intelligence
5 66 (20.06%) Analytics
6 64 (19.45%) Analytical Skills
7 58 (17.63%) JavaScript
8 55 (16.72%) Finance
9 53 (16.11%) HTML
10 52 (15.81%) Ruby
11 50 (15.20%) Data Analysis
12 49 (14.89%) C#
13 47 (14.29%) SQL
13 47 (14.29%) Product Management
14 42 (12.77%) CSS
15 41 (12.46%) Project Management
16 40 (12.16%) .NET
17 38 (11.55%) SQL Server
17 38 (11.55%) Microsoft
18 36 (10.94%) ASP.NET
19 34 (10.33%) Ruby on Rails
20 32 (9.73%) MS Excel
20 32 (9.73%) CRM
21 30 (9.12%) B2B
22 29 (8.81%) jQuery
22 29 (8.81%) Social Media
23 27 (8.21%) Product Marketing
24 26 (7.90%) Business Development
24 26 (7.90%) User Experience
25 25 (7.60%) Mobile App

Market Research
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Market Research 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 Market Research. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (5.78%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.95%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (3.65%) SharePoint 2010
4 10 (3.04%) SAS
5 4 (1.22%) CMS
6 3 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.61%) WordPress
7 2 (0.61%) Drupal
Applications
1 32 (9.73%) MS Excel
2 21 (6.38%) MS Office
3 14 (4.26%) SPSS
4 12 (3.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (2.74%) Photoshop
6 7 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.91%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.30%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.30%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.61%) Unica
3 1 (0.30%) BASE24
3 1 (0.30%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.08%) Adobe Analytics
2 18 (5.47%) Google Analytics
3 14 (4.26%) SaaS
4 13 (3.95%) Office 365
5 11 (3.34%) GitHub
6 3 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.26%) Internet
2 6 (1.82%) VoLTE
2 6 (1.82%) LTE
3 5 (1.52%) WAN
4 3 (0.91%) NAS
4 3 (0.91%) Firewall
4 3 (0.91%) HTTP
4 3 (0.91%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.91%) SAN
5 2 (0.61%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.61%) LAN
5 2 (0.61%) VPN
5 2 (0.61%) MPLS
6 1 (0.30%) SMS
6 1 (0.30%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (11.55%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.86%) Big Data
3 11 (3.34%) MySQL
4 9 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (2.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 8 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.22%) OLAP
8 3 (0.91%) QlikView
9 2 (0.61%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.61%) Spotfire
9 2 (0.61%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.30%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.30%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.30%) Redis
10 1 (0.30%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.30%) HBase
10 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (6.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (5.78%) Visual Studio
3 10 (3.04%) JIRA
4 8 (2.43%) RubyMine
5 7 (2.13%) Cucumber
6 6 (1.82%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (1.82%) Selenium
7 5 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.91%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.61%) Subversion
10 1 (0.30%) RSpec
10 1 (0.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.30%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.30%) Capybara
General
1 112 (34.04%) Marketing
2 55 (16.72%) Finance
3 24 (7.29%) Retail
4 23 (6.99%) Advertising
5 18 (5.47%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.04%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (3.04%) Banking
7 5 (1.52%) German Language
7 5 (1.52%) Automotive
8 4 (1.22%) Legal
8 4 (1.22%) French Language
9 3 (0.91%) Swedish Language
9 3 (0.91%) Dutch Language
9 3 (0.91%) Games
9 3 (0.91%) Publishing
9 3 (0.91%) Electronics
10 2 (0.61%) Back Office
10 2 (0.61%) Law
11 1 (0.30%) Korean Language
11 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 95 (28.88%) Developer
2 60 (18.24%) Analyst
3 30 (9.12%) Product Manager
4 27 (8.21%) Senior Developer
5 20 (6.08%) Project Manager
6 19 (5.78%) .NET Developer
7 16 (4.86%) Consultant
8 15 (4.56%) Business Analyst
8 15 (4.56%) Web Analyst
8 15 (4.56%) Marketing Manager
8 15 (4.56%) C# Developer
9 13 (3.95%) Junior
9 13 (3.95%) Software Developer
10 12 (3.65%) Junior Developer
11 11 (3.34%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (3.04%) Technical Leader
12 10 (3.04%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 9 (2.74%) Ruby Developer
13 9 (2.74%) Data Analyst
13 9 (2.74%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (16.11%) HTML
2 42 (12.77%) CSS
3 40 (12.16%) .NET
4 36 (10.94%) ASP.NET
5 34 (10.33%) Ruby on Rails
6 29 (8.81%) jQuery
7 17 (5.17%) Web Services
8 16 (4.86%) .NET Framework
8 16 (4.86%) HTML5
9 14 (4.26%) WCF
9 14 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (3.04%) Ajax
11 9 (2.74%) Entity Framework
12 7 (2.13%) CSS3
13 6 (1.82%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (1.82%) RESTful
14 5 (1.52%) XML
15 3 (0.91%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 64 (19.45%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (8.81%) Social Media
3 26 (7.90%) User Experience
4 25 (7.60%) Mobile App
5 15 (4.56%) Visualisation
6 14 (4.26%) Open Source
7 12 (3.65%) Management Information System
7 12 (3.65%) Statistics
8 9 (2.74%) N-Tier
9 8 (2.43%) Mathematics
9 8 (2.43%) Computer Science
10 7 (2.13%) Psychology
11 6 (1.82%) FMCG
12 5 (1.52%) Blog
12 5 (1.52%) Social Network
12 5 (1.52%) Life Science
13 3 (0.91%) iPhone
13 3 (0.91%) Performance Metrics
13 3 (0.91%) E-Learning
14 2 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.26%) Apple iOS
2 12 (3.65%) Android
3 10 (3.04%) Linux
4 8 (2.43%) Windows
5 6 (1.82%) UNIX
6 4 (1.22%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.91%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.91%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.30%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (26.75%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (20.67%) Business Intelligence
3 66 (20.06%) Analytics
4 50 (15.20%) Data Analysis
5 47 (14.29%) Product Management
6 41 (12.46%) Project Management
7 32 (9.73%) CRM
8 30 (9.12%) B2B
9 27 (8.21%) Product Marketing
10 26 (7.90%) Business Development
11 22 (6.69%) Scrum
12 21 (6.38%) Web Analytics
13 20 (6.08%) SEO
13 20 (6.08%) Software Engineering
14 19 (5.78%) MVC
15 17 (5.17%) TDD
15 17 (5.17%) Competitor Analysis
16 16 (4.86%) Strategic Planning
17 15 (4.56%) Digital Marketing
17 15 (4.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 58 (17.63%) JavaScript
2 52 (15.81%) Ruby
3 49 (14.89%) C#
4 47 (14.29%) SQL
5 20 (6.08%) PHP
6 11 (3.34%) Java
7 10 (3.04%) C++
7 10 (3.04%) T-SQL
8 9 (2.74%) R
9 7 (2.13%) C
10 6 (1.82%) Objective-C
11 5 (1.52%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.22%) Python
13 3 (0.91%) Apple Swift
13 3 (0.91%) VBA
14 1 (0.30%) Scala
14 1 (0.30%) Go
14 1 (0.30%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 91 (27.66%) Degree
2 15 (4.56%) PMP
2 15 (4.56%) PMI Certification
3 11 (3.34%) MBA
4 2 (0.61%) RHCE
4 2 (0.61%) RHCA
4 2 (0.61%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.61%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.30%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.43%) QA
2 4 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.91%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.30%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.30%) Puppet
2 1 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 38 (11.55%) Microsoft
2 25 (7.60%) Adobe
3 21 (6.38%) Google
4 9 (2.74%) Omniture
5 6 (1.82%) Apple
6 5 (1.52%) Alteryx
7 4 (1.22%) Business Objects
7 4 (1.22%) Oracle
7 4 (1.22%) SAP
7 4 (1.22%) Siebel
7 4 (1.22%) Twitter
7 4 (1.22%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.91%) Confirmit
8 3 (0.91%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.91%) Tableau
8 3 (0.91%) Facebook
8 3 (0.91%) VMware
8 3 (0.91%) Informatica
8 3 (0.91%) Symantec
9 2 (0.61%) HP
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