The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Market Research
Rank 703 648 686
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +38
Permanent jobs citing Market Research 190 233 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.27% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 144 189 177
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -13.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -22.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92606 85560 91430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.40% 78.65% 77.33%
Number of salaries quoted 74653 70125 77975
Average salary £48,000 £46,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 22 July 2014 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 22 July 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
(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 -82 176 £46,250 +8.82% 22
London -25 120 £47,500 - 19
South East -39 42 £45,000 +15.38% 1
City of London -15 20 £58,750 +6.81% 6
Berkshire +15 16 £50,000 +42.85%
Reading +22 12 £50,000 -50.00%
Wales +5 10 £21,250 -38.84% 2
South Wales +2 10 £21,250 -38.84% 1
Surrey +13 9 £45,000 -30.76% 1
East of England -12 9 £56,250 +32.35%
Hertfordshire - 9 £56,250 -
Caerphilly - 9 £21,250 - 1
Oxfordshire -3 7 £60,000 +71.42%
Harrow - 7 - -
Buckinghamshire -11 5 £45,000 +15.38%
Oxford -4 4 £62,500 +47.05%
Beaconsfield -11 4 £45,000 +19.20%
Letchworth - 4 £47,500 -
Staines - 4 £87,500 -
Manchester +8 3 £45,000 -
North West +1 3 £45,000 +50.00% 1
West Sussex -7 3 £31,500 -33.68%
Scotland - 3 £36,000 -
Crawley - 3 £31,500 -
Epsom - 2 £26,500 - 1
Bicester - 2 £25,500 -
Glasgow - 2 £44,000 -
Newbury +4 1 - -
Cardiff -7 1 - -
Hampshire -15 1 - -

Market Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 191 (44.94%) Marketing
2 142 (33.41%) Degree
3 106 (24.94%) Finance
4 87 (20.47%) SQL
4 87 (20.47%) Analytics
5 70 (16.47%) Product Management
6 60 (14.12%) MS Office
6 60 (14.12%) Microsoft
7 59 (13.88%) Google
8 52 (12.24%) Data Analysis
9 50 (11.76%) Project Management
10 46 (10.82%) CRM
11 43 (10.12%) Google Analytics
12 42 (9.88%) Digital Marketing
13 41 (9.65%) Windows
14 40 (9.41%) MS Excel
15 39 (9.18%) E-Commerce
16 37 (8.71%) HTML
16 37 (8.71%) Social Media
17 35 (8.24%) Mathematics
18 34 (8.00%) SQL Server
19 33 (7.76%) SAS
20 31 (7.29%) Management Information System
20 31 (7.29%) SEO
20 31 (7.29%) Advertising
20 31 (7.29%) Agile Software Development
21 30 (7.06%) Law
22 28 (6.59%) SPSS
23 27 (6.35%) Salesforce.com
23 27 (6.35%) JavaScript

Market Research
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 33 (7.76%) SAS
2 8 (1.88%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (1.65%) Facebook Platform
3 7 (1.65%) Apache
4 2 (0.47%) CMS
4 2 (0.47%) IIS
4 2 (0.47%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.24%) Drupal
5 1 (0.24%) WordPress
5 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.24%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.24%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.24%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 60 (14.12%) MS Office
2 40 (9.41%) MS Excel
3 28 (6.59%) SPSS
4 26 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (4.00%) Photoshop
5 17 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (1.41%) Stata
7 4 (0.94%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.71%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.24%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.24%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.24%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.24%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 43 (10.12%) Google Analytics
2 7 (1.65%) WebTrends
3 5 (1.18%) Magento
3 5 (1.18%) Oracle CRM
4 4 (0.94%) Agresso
5 3 (0.71%) SiteCatalyst
6 2 (0.47%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.24%) Sage 300 ERP
7 1 (0.24%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.82%) SaaS
2 7 (1.65%) Google Apps
3 4 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.24%) Internet
2 9 (2.12%) Intranet
3 7 (1.65%) Extranet
4 4 (0.94%) LAN
4 4 (0.94%) IPv6
4 4 (0.94%) Network Security
5 3 (0.71%) SMS
6 2 (0.47%) WiMAX
6 2 (0.47%) LDAP
6 2 (0.47%) Broadband
6 2 (0.47%) AMQP
6 2 (0.47%) HSPA
6 2 (0.47%) LTE
6 2 (0.47%) NFC
7 1 (0.24%) IPX
7 1 (0.24%) SAN
7 1 (0.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (3.29%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (3.06%) MySQL
5 12 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.94%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.71%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (0.71%) OLAP
12 2 (0.47%) MS Access
12 2 (0.47%) DB2
12 2 (0.47%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.47%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.47%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.47%) Big Data
12 2 (0.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (3.53%) MSI
2 7 (1.65%) Subversion
3 3 (0.71%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.47%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (0.47%) JIRA
General
1 191 (44.94%) Marketing
2 106 (24.94%) Finance
3 31 (7.29%) Advertising
4 30 (7.06%) Law
5 26 (6.12%) Legal
6 17 (4.00%) Retail
7 15 (3.53%) Telecoms
8 14 (3.29%) Games
9 13 (3.06%) Automotive
10 11 (2.59%) Back Office
11 10 (2.35%) Financial Institution
12 9 (2.12%) German Language
12 9 (2.12%) Banking
13 8 (1.88%) Electronics
13 8 (1.88%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (1.18%) Spanish Language
14 5 (1.18%) Military
15 4 (0.94%) Investment Banking
15 4 (0.94%) French Language
16 3 (0.71%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 107 (25.18%) Analyst
2 78 (18.35%) Product Manager
3 48 (11.29%) Consultant
4 38 (8.94%) Architect
5 26 (6.12%) Developer
6 18 (4.24%) Support Analyst
6 18 (4.24%) Designer
7 17 (4.00%) Project Manager
7 17 (4.00%) Data Analyst
8 16 (3.76%) Sales Consultant
9 15 (3.53%) Applications Support
9 15 (3.53%) Senior Manager
9 15 (3.53%) Applications Support Analyst
9 15 (3.53%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 15 (3.53%) Applications Architect
10 14 (3.29%) Graduate
10 14 (3.29%) User Experience Designer
11 11 (2.59%) Marketing Analyst
12 9 (2.12%) Market Analyst
12 9 (2.12%) Research Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (8.71%) HTML
2 25 (5.88%) .NET
3 19 (4.47%) CSS
4 16 (3.76%) jQuery
5 13 (3.06%) XML
6 12 (2.82%) Web Services
6 12 (2.82%) ASP.NET
6 12 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (1.88%) Ajax
8 7 (1.65%) Razor View Engine
8 7 (1.65%) Sass
8 7 (1.65%) LAMP
8 7 (1.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (1.18%) Flash
10 4 (0.94%) WCF
11 3 (0.71%) JSON
11 3 (0.71%) RESTful
11 3 (0.71%) SOAP
11 3 (0.71%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.71%) Social Media
2 35 (8.24%) Mathematics
3 31 (7.29%) Management Information System
4 20 (4.71%) Statistics
5 19 (4.47%) Economics
6 18 (4.24%) Blog
7 15 (3.53%) Mobile App
8 14 (3.29%) Data Protection Act
9 12 (2.82%) Neural Network
9 12 (2.82%) New Media
10 9 (2.12%) Data Extraction
10 9 (2.12%) Psychology
10 9 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.88%) Computer Science
12 6 (1.41%) Internet of Things
12 6 (1.41%) Open Source
12 6 (1.41%) Human Factors
13 5 (1.18%) Visualisation
14 4 (0.94%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.94%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 41 (9.65%) Windows
2 18 (4.24%) Linux
3 14 (3.29%) Apple iOS
4 11 (2.59%) Android
5 9 (2.12%) Windows 7
5 9 (2.12%) UNIX
6 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (20.47%) Analytics
2 70 (16.47%) Product Management
3 52 (12.24%) Data Analysis
4 50 (11.76%) Project Management
5 46 (10.82%) CRM
6 42 (9.88%) Digital Marketing
7 39 (9.18%) E-Commerce
8 31 (7.29%) SEO
8 31 (7.29%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (6.35%) Data Management
10 26 (6.12%) User Stories
11 25 (5.88%) Usability Testing
12 24 (5.65%) B2B
12 24 (5.65%) Pay per click
13 23 (5.41%) Strategic Planning
14 22 (5.18%) Business Intelligence
15 21 (4.94%) Web Analytics
15 21 (4.94%) Competitor Analysis
15 21 (4.94%) Customer Insight
16 16 (3.76%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 87 (20.47%) SQL
2 27 (6.35%) JavaScript
3 25 (5.88%) PHP
4 18 (4.24%) Java
4 18 (4.24%) R
5 13 (3.06%) C#
6 12 (2.82%) MATLAB
7 10 (2.35%) C
8 7 (1.65%) VBA
9 2 (0.47%) Python
9 2 (0.47%) VB
9 2 (0.47%) C++
9 2 (0.47%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.47%) Ruby
10 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.24%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.24%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 142 (33.41%) Degree
2 7 (1.65%) SC Cleared
2 7 (1.65%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.18%) SAP Certification
4 3 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (0.71%) CCA
5 2 (0.47%) PMP
5 2 (0.47%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.24%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.35%) ISO 9001
2 9 (2.12%) QA
3 8 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.18%) SLA
5 3 (0.71%) BS25999
5 3 (0.71%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.88%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.47%) HDFS
4 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (3.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 60 (14.12%) Microsoft
2 59 (13.88%) Google
3 27 (6.35%) Salesforce.com
4 19 (4.47%) Citrix
5 15 (3.53%) LANDesk
5 15 (3.53%) VMware
5 15 (3.53%) Altiris
6 14 (3.29%) SAP
6 14 (3.29%) Oracle
7 12 (2.82%) Facebook
8 9 (2.12%) Adobe
9 7 (1.65%) Omniture
9 7 (1.65%) Tableau
9 7 (1.65%) SunGard
9 7 (1.65%) Dell
10 6 (1.41%) HP
10 6 (1.41%) Ariba
11 5 (1.18%) Hitwise
11 5 (1.18%) JD Edwards
12 4 (0.94%) Business Objects
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
PruHealth
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Lancaster University
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Intelligent People Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Attenda
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CD Sales Recruitment
Salary: Base £50k-60k + 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Healthcare, Gym, Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £55000.0000 - £70000.0000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opinion Research Services
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: Good Salary & Benefit
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 50000-60000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
ORC International
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits + bonus + pension
Posted: 17 days ago