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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Research
Rank 717 753 682
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -71
Permanent jobs citing Market Research 185 186 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.19% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 159 153 165
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,600 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%

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
93605 97685 87746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.58% 82.72% 80.80%
Number of salaries quoted 76475 79074 72329
Average salary £50,000 £48,558 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.96% +6.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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
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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 +24 176 £47,500 +5.55% 32
London -5 90 £46,250 +2.77% 11
South East +11 38 £52,500 +16.66% 5
City of London +43 25 £70,000 +33.33% 4
North West +10 17 £36,250 -19.44% 5
Manchester +11 14 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Yorkshire - 12 £22,500 - 1
Middlesex +20 11 £51,000 +13.33%
Surrey +9 11 £65,000 +67.74% 1
Walton-on-Thames - 9 £65,000 - 1
West Midlands - 7 £42,500 -
Staffordshire - 6 £42,500 -
North Yorkshire - 6 £22,500 - 1
Lichfield - 6 £42,500 -
East of England -2 5 £56,000 +6.66% 7
Buckinghamshire -7 5 £32,500 -18.75%
Hampshire -3 4 £22,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 4 £56,000 - 4
West Yorkshire - 4 £22,500 -
East Midlands - 4 £62,500 -
South West -3 3 £37,500 - 2
Berkshire -12 3 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Nottinghamshire - 3 £55,000 -
York - 3 - -
Leeds - 3 £22,500 -
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
Nottingham - 3 £55,000 -
Harrogate - 3 £22,500 -
Oxfordshire +4 2 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Oxford +1 2 £50,000 -20.00% 1

Market Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 128 (37.87%) Marketing
2 91 (26.92%) Degree
3 83 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (23.96%) Analytics
5 68 (20.12%) Business Intelligence
6 64 (18.93%) Product Management
7 55 (16.27%) SQL
8 54 (15.98%) Finance
9 51 (15.09%) Data Analysis
9 51 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
10 50 (14.79%) C#
11 45 (13.31%) JavaScript
12 44 (13.02%) HTML
13 40 (11.83%) Microsoft
14 37 (10.95%) CSS
14 37 (10.95%) Social Media
15 36 (10.65%) SPSS
16 34 (10.06%) .NET
16 34 (10.06%) SQL Server
17 32 (9.47%) Ruby
18 31 (9.17%) ASP.NET
18 31 (9.17%) MS Excel
19 30 (8.88%) Software Engineering
19 30 (8.88%) Business Development
20 29 (8.58%) Mobile App
21 27 (7.99%) Retail
21 27 (7.99%) Scrum
21 27 (7.99%) Project Management
22 26 (7.69%) MS Office
23 25 (7.40%) jQuery

Market Research
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (5.62%) SAS
2 16 (4.73%) SharePoint
3 15 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
4 13 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.18%) CMS
6 3 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (0.89%) Drupal
6 3 (0.89%) WordPress
7 1 (0.30%) IIS
Applications
1 36 (10.65%) SPSS
2 31 (9.17%) MS Excel
3 26 (7.69%) MS Office
4 15 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (2.66%) Photoshop
6 8 (2.37%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (1.48%) MS Visio
8 4 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.59%) InDesign
9 2 (0.59%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.59%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.30%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (0.59%) Unica
2 1 (0.30%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.44%) Office 365
2 14 (4.14%) Google Analytics
3 10 (2.96%) Adobe Analytics
4 9 (2.66%) SaaS
5 4 (1.18%) GitHub
6 3 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.30%) PaaS
7 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.44%) Internet
2 7 (2.07%) WAN
3 6 (1.78%) LTE
3 6 (1.78%) VoLTE
4 4 (1.18%) Firewall
4 4 (1.18%) VPN
4 4 (1.18%) LAN
5 3 (0.89%) SAN
5 3 (0.89%) NAS
6 2 (0.59%) Network Security
6 2 (0.59%) MPLS
6 2 (0.59%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.30%) HTTP
7 1 (0.30%) DHCP
7 1 (0.30%) DNS
7 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.30%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.06%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.21%) Big Data
3 12 (3.55%) MySQL
4 10 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (2.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (2.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (1.18%) Data Mining
7 4 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.18%) OLAP
7 4 (1.18%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.30%) MS Access
9 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.30%) QlikView
9 1 (0.30%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.30%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.30%) HBase
Development Applications
1 16 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (2.96%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.48%) JIRA
3 5 (1.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (1.18%) Selenium
5 3 (0.89%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.59%) RubyMine
6 2 (0.59%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.59%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.30%) Subversion
7 1 (0.30%) RSpec
7 1 (0.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.30%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.30%) Capybara
General
1 128 (37.87%) Marketing
2 54 (15.98%) Finance
3 27 (7.99%) Retail
4 19 (5.62%) Advertising
5 12 (3.55%) Pharmaceutical
5 12 (3.55%) Telecoms
6 11 (3.25%) Banking
7 5 (1.48%) Legal
8 4 (1.18%) Electronics
8 4 (1.18%) German Language
9 3 (0.89%) Swedish Language
9 3 (0.89%) Dutch Language
9 3 (0.89%) French Language
9 3 (0.89%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.89%) Publishing
9 3 (0.89%) Games
10 2 (0.59%) Automotive
11 1 (0.30%) Law
11 1 (0.30%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 77 (22.78%) Developer
2 47 (13.91%) Analyst
3 35 (10.36%) Product Manager
4 24 (7.10%) Consultant
5 23 (6.80%) Project Manager
6 20 (5.92%) .NET Developer
7 18 (5.33%) Senior Developer
8 17 (5.03%) Architect
8 17 (5.03%) Data Analyst
8 17 (5.03%) Marketing Manager
9 14 (4.14%) Junior
10 13 (3.85%) Junior Developer
11 12 (3.55%) C# Developer
12 11 (3.25%) Senior Analyst
13 10 (2.96%) Senior Manager
14 9 (2.66%) Development Manager
14 9 (2.66%) ASP.NET Developer
14 9 (2.66%) Data Scientist
15 8 (2.37%) Senior Consultant
15 8 (2.37%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (13.02%) HTML
2 37 (10.95%) CSS
3 34 (10.06%) .NET
4 31 (9.17%) ASP.NET
5 25 (7.40%) jQuery
6 24 (7.10%) Ruby on Rails
7 16 (4.73%) Web Services
8 15 (4.44%) HTML5
9 13 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (3.25%) WCF
11 10 (2.96%) .NET Framework
11 10 (2.96%) Ajax
12 9 (2.66%) Entity Framework
12 9 (2.66%) XML
13 8 (2.37%) REST
14 6 (1.78%) CSS3
14 6 (1.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 4 (1.18%) RESTful
15 4 (1.18%) J2ME
16 2 (0.59%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (10.95%) Social Media
3 29 (8.58%) Mobile App
4 21 (6.21%) User Experience
5 20 (5.92%) Statistics
6 18 (5.33%) Computer Science
7 16 (4.73%) Visualisation
8 15 (4.44%) FMCG
9 13 (3.85%) Management Information System
10 9 (2.66%) E-Learning
10 9 (2.66%) N-Tier
10 9 (2.66%) Social Network
11 8 (2.37%) Mathematics
12 7 (2.07%) Psychology
12 7 (2.07%) iPhone
13 6 (1.78%) Economics
14 5 (1.48%) Performance Metrics
15 4 (1.18%) iPad
15 4 (1.18%) Blackberry
16 3 (0.89%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.14%) Android
2 13 (3.85%) Windows
2 13 (3.85%) Linux
3 12 (3.55%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.37%) UNIX
5 7 (2.07%) Windows Phone
6 4 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.89%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.59%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.30%) Debian
9 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (23.96%) Analytics
3 68 (20.12%) Business Intelligence
4 64 (18.93%) Product Management
5 51 (15.09%) Data Analysis
6 30 (8.88%) Software Engineering
6 30 (8.88%) Business Development
7 27 (7.99%) Project Management
7 27 (7.99%) Scrum
8 24 (7.10%) PRINCE2
8 24 (7.10%) CRM
9 22 (6.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (6.51%) Risk Management
10 21 (6.21%) SEO
11 20 (5.92%) Product Marketing
12 19 (5.62%) B2B
13 18 (5.33%) Strategic Planning
14 17 (5.03%) Competitor Analysis
14 17 (5.03%) E-Commerce
14 17 (5.03%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 55 (16.27%) SQL
2 50 (14.79%) C#
3 45 (13.31%) JavaScript
4 32 (9.47%) Ruby
5 23 (6.80%) C++
6 17 (5.03%) Java
7 15 (4.44%) R
7 15 (4.44%) C
8 14 (4.14%) PHP
9 12 (3.55%) VBA
10 9 (2.66%) T-SQL
11 7 (2.07%) VB
12 5 (1.48%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.48%) Python
13 4 (1.18%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.30%) Scala
14 1 (0.30%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (0.30%) Go
14 1 (0.30%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 91 (26.92%) Degree
2 24 (7.10%) PMP
2 24 (7.10%) PMI Certification
3 7 (2.07%) MBA
4 6 (1.78%) ISEB
5 3 (0.89%) RHCA
5 3 (0.89%) RHCE
6 2 (0.59%) CRISC
6 2 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.59%) CISSP
6 2 (0.59%) CISA
6 2 (0.59%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.89%) QA
2 2 (0.59%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.59%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.59%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.59%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (1.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.59%) Docker
3 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.89%) Backup Exec
1 3 (0.89%) Puppet
2 2 (0.59%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.30%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 40 (11.83%) Microsoft
2 19 (5.62%) Google
3 16 (4.73%) Adobe
4 9 (2.66%) IBM
4 9 (2.66%) Alteryx
5 6 (1.78%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (1.48%) Apple
6 5 (1.48%) Informatica
6 5 (1.48%) Oracle
6 5 (1.48%) Tableau
6 5 (1.48%) Omniture
7 4 (1.18%) Confirmit
7 4 (1.18%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.18%) Twitter
7 4 (1.18%) Symbian
8 3 (0.89%) HP
8 3 (0.89%) Symantec
8 3 (0.89%) Perforce
8 3 (0.89%) NetApp
8 3 (0.89%) VMware
Fareham, Hampshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £20,000-£25,000 (DoE)
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi Limited
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £56000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
North West
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Square One Resources
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £34,000 to £36,000 per annum + £4,000 Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Prospero Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Expert Employment Ltd
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
CPI Selection
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago