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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Research
Rank 708 714 693
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -21
Permanent jobs citing Market Research 175 179 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.21% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 147 133 158
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £43,750 £35,750
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +22.37%

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
88688 86784 85798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.86% 82.37% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 72364 68812 71587
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 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -10 166 £45,000 - 38
London +44 103 £47,500 -5.00% 17
City of London +2 23 £46,250 -11.90% 4
South East -37 23 £51,000 -15.00% 4
North West +6 22 £32,500 -44.01% 10
Manchester +11 15 £33,000 +4.76% 9
East of England -9 10 £35,000 +40.00%
Berkshire +4 8 £80,000 +33.33%
Reading - 7 £80,000 -
Cheshire -1 6 £32,500 -45.83%
Middlesex - 6 £51,000 -
Hertfordshire -7 5 £28,000 -6.66%
Chester - 4 £30,000 -
Buckinghamshire 0 3 - - 2
Yorkshire -1 3 £35,000 +45.83% 1
Essex -12 3 - -
Brentwood - 3 - -
St Albans - 3 £28,000 -
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
Hemel Hempstead -19 2 £62,500 +4.16%
Macclesfield - 2 £35,000 -
Sheffield - 2 £35,000 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 -
North Yorkshire +12 1 £32,500 +38.29% 1
Bedfordshire +5 1 £35,000 +55.55%
Basingstoke +4 1 £28,000 +7.69%
Kent +3 1 £35,000 -33.33%
Harrogate -2 1 £32,500 +38.29% 1
Hampshire -12 1 £28,000 +7.69% 1
Surrey -12 1 £30,000 -40.00%

Market Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 131 (37.54%) Marketing
2 87 (24.93%) Degree
3 80 (22.92%) Analytics
4 79 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
5 72 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (17.48%) JavaScript
7 57 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
8 54 (15.47%) HTML
9 52 (14.90%) Microsoft
10 50 (14.33%) Finance
11 46 (13.18%) MS Excel
12 45 (12.89%) CSS
12 45 (12.89%) Data Analysis
13 43 (12.32%) Ruby
13 43 (12.32%) Project Management
14 42 (12.03%) SQL
15 35 (10.03%) C#
15 35 (10.03%) .NET
15 35 (10.03%) CRM
15 35 (10.03%) Web Analytics
16 33 (9.46%) Product Management
17 32 (9.17%) Retail
17 32 (9.17%) SQL Server
18 31 (8.88%) PHP
18 31 (8.88%) Social Media
19 30 (8.60%) B2B
20 29 (8.31%) E-Commerce
20 29 (8.31%) Digital Marketing
20 29 (8.31%) jQuery
21 28 (8.02%) Business Development

Market Research
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 16 (4.58%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.44%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (3.15%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (1.72%) CMS
5 5 (1.43%) IIS
6 3 (0.86%) SAS
7 2 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.57%) WordPress
7 2 (0.57%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.29%) Node.js
8 1 (0.29%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.29%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.29%) Drupal
8 1 (0.29%) Apache
8 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 46 (13.18%) MS Excel
2 28 (8.02%) MS Office
3 22 (6.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.58%) Photoshop
5 7 (2.01%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (1.15%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.57%) SPSS
9 1 (0.29%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.29%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 26 (7.45%) Google Analytics
2 22 (6.30%) SiteCatalyst
3 9 (2.58%) WebTrends
4 5 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.29%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.29%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.58%) SaaS
2 12 (3.44%) Office 365
3 9 (2.58%) GitHub
4 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.73%) Internet
2 7 (2.01%) Firewall
2 7 (2.01%) SAN
3 5 (1.43%) LTE
3 5 (1.43%) VoLTE
4 4 (1.15%) HTTP
5 3 (0.86%) VoIP
5 3 (0.86%) WAN
5 3 (0.86%) Broadband
5 3 (0.86%) 3G
5 3 (0.86%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.86%) 4G
6 2 (0.57%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.57%) NAS
7 1 (0.29%) AMQP
7 1 (0.29%) Intranet
7 1 (0.29%) Multicast
7 1 (0.29%) MPLS
7 1 (0.29%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.30%) MySQL
3 14 (4.01%) Big Data
4 9 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.01%) QlikView
6 4 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.15%) Spotfire
6 4 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.86%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (0.86%) OLAP
7 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.57%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.29%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.29%) HBase
9 1 (0.29%) MS Access
9 1 (0.29%) DB2
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (4.30%) Visual Studio
2 14 (4.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (3.44%) RubyMine
4 9 (2.58%) JIRA
5 6 (1.72%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (1.72%) Selenium
5 6 (1.72%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.72%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.15%) Subversion
7 2 (0.57%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.57%) PHPUnit
7 2 (0.57%) Bazaar
7 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.29%) Grunt
8 1 (0.29%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.29%) Bower
8 1 (0.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.29%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
General
1 131 (37.54%) Marketing
2 50 (14.33%) Finance
3 32 (9.17%) Retail
4 27 (7.74%) Advertising
5 19 (5.44%) Telecoms
6 15 (4.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (2.29%) Banking
8 6 (1.72%) Automotive
8 6 (1.72%) Legal
9 4 (1.15%) Games
9 4 (1.15%) German Language
10 3 (0.86%) Korean Language
10 3 (0.86%) French Language
10 3 (0.86%) Publishing
11 2 (0.57%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.57%) Law
11 2 (0.57%) Back Office
11 2 (0.57%) Russian Language
11 2 (0.57%) Swedish Language
12 1 (0.29%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 85 (24.36%) Developer
2 71 (20.34%) Analyst
3 30 (8.60%) Senior Developer
3 30 (8.60%) Product Manager
4 25 (7.16%) Web Analyst
5 17 (4.87%) Marketing Manager
6 16 (4.58%) Junior
7 14 (4.01%) Project Manager
7 14 (4.01%) Business Analyst
7 14 (4.01%) PHP Developer
8 13 (3.72%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 12 (3.44%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
10 11 (3.15%) Software Developer
10 11 (3.15%) Senior Analyst
10 11 (3.15%) Data Analyst
11 10 (2.87%) E-Commerce Manager
12 9 (2.58%) Junior Developer
12 9 (2.58%) C# Developer
12 9 (2.58%) Senior Manager
12 9 (2.58%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (15.47%) HTML
2 45 (12.89%) CSS
3 35 (10.03%) .NET
4 29 (8.31%) jQuery
5 28 (8.02%) Ruby on Rails
6 27 (7.74%) ASP.NET
7 18 (5.16%) Web Services
8 13 (3.72%) HTML5
9 12 (3.44%) WCF
10 11 (3.15%) .NET Framework
11 9 (2.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (2.29%) RESTful
13 7 (2.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (2.01%) CSS3
14 6 (1.72%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (1.72%) XML
15 4 (1.15%) LAMP
15 4 (1.15%) Ajax
15 4 (1.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 3 (0.86%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 79 (22.64%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (8.88%) Social Media
3 27 (7.74%) User Experience
4 21 (6.02%) Mobile App
5 17 (4.87%) Open Source
6 12 (3.44%) Statistics
7 11 (3.15%) Management Information System
7 11 (3.15%) Psychology
8 10 (2.87%) Visualisation
9 7 (2.01%) FMCG
9 7 (2.01%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.72%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.72%) Life Science
10 6 (1.72%) Blog
11 5 (1.43%) Copywriting
11 5 (1.43%) Replication
12 4 (1.15%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.86%) Human Factors
14 2 (0.57%) Economics
14 2 (0.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.30%) Windows
2 14 (4.01%) Apple iOS
3 11 (3.15%) Android
4 7 (2.01%) Linux
5 6 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.43%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.86%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.86%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.57%) UNIX
9 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (22.92%) Analytics
2 72 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
4 45 (12.89%) Data Analysis
5 43 (12.32%) Project Management
6 35 (10.03%) CRM
6 35 (10.03%) Web Analytics
7 33 (9.46%) Product Management
8 30 (8.60%) B2B
9 29 (8.31%) E-Commerce
9 29 (8.31%) Digital Marketing
10 28 (8.02%) Business Development
10 28 (8.02%) Product Marketing
11 24 (6.88%) Competitor Analysis
11 24 (6.88%) SEO
12 22 (6.30%) Software Engineering
13 21 (6.02%) Pay per click
14 19 (5.44%) People Management
15 18 (5.16%) Strategic Planning
15 18 (5.16%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 61 (17.48%) JavaScript
2 43 (12.32%) Ruby
3 42 (12.03%) SQL
4 35 (10.03%) C#
5 31 (8.88%) PHP
6 8 (2.29%) Java
7 7 (2.01%) C
8 6 (1.72%) Objective-C
9 5 (1.43%) PHP5
9 5 (1.43%) C++
9 5 (1.43%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.15%) R
11 3 (0.86%) Python
12 2 (0.57%) VBA
12 2 (0.57%) VB
13 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 87 (24.93%) Degree
2 15 (4.30%) MBA
3 6 (1.72%) PMP
3 6 (1.72%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.57%) VCP4
5 1 (0.29%) GNVQ
5 1 (0.29%) PhD
5 1 (0.29%) CCNP
5 1 (0.29%) CCNA
5 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.58%) QA
2 4 (1.15%) SLA
3 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (2.01%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.29%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 52 (14.90%) Microsoft
2 28 (8.02%) Adobe
3 27 (7.74%) Google
4 10 (2.87%) Omniture
5 7 (2.01%) Business Objects
5 7 (2.01%) VMware
6 6 (1.72%) Apple
6 6 (1.72%) Cisco
7 5 (1.43%) SAP
7 5 (1.43%) Siebel
7 5 (1.43%) ClickTale
7 5 (1.43%) Tealeaf
7 5 (1.43%) Hitwise
8 4 (1.15%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.15%) Oracle
8 4 (1.15%) Twitter
9 3 (0.86%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.86%) Tableau
9 3 (0.86%) Facebook
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