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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Market Research
Rank 710 644 717
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +73
Permanent jobs citing Market Research 192 246 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.29% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 142 202 170
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,275 £28,150 £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
94020 85650 91144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.39% 78.78% 77.48%
Number of salaries quoted 75699 69888 77563
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -
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 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 30 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 30 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 -84 176 £48,500 +7.77% 21
London -46 122 £49,000 -2.00% 16
South East -54 41 £45,000 +15.38%
City of London -27 21 £58,750 +2.17% 5
Berkshire 0 16 £50,000 +42.85%
Reading +13 12 £50,000 -50.00%
South Wales +6 12 £21,250 -38.84% 1
Wales -2 12 £21,250 -38.84% 2
Caerphilly - 11 £21,250 - 1
Surrey +2 9 £45,000 -35.71%
Hertfordshire -3 8 £52,500 -4.54% 1
East of England -11 8 £52,500 +23.52% 2
Harrow - 7 - -
Oxfordshire -6 6 £60,000 +71.42%
Buckinghamshire -18 6 £45,000 +15.38%
Beaconsfield -13 5 £45,000 +19.20%
Staines - 4 £87,500 -
Letchworth - 4 £47,500 -
North West 0 3 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Manchester -1 3 £45,000 -
Oxford -4 3 £65,000 +53.84%
Scotland - 3 £44,000 -
Glasgow - 3 £44,000 -
West Sussex -17 2 £25,750 -45.78%
Bicester - 2 £25,500 -
Crawley - 2 £25,750 -
Epsom - 2 £26,500 -
Newbury -2 1 - -
Cardiff -10 1 - -
South West -18 1 - -

Market Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 197 (46.24%) Marketing
2 144 (33.80%) Degree
3 102 (23.94%) Finance
4 87 (20.42%) SQL
4 87 (20.42%) Analytics
5 70 (16.43%) Product Management
6 62 (14.55%) Google
7 57 (13.38%) MS Office
8 55 (12.91%) Microsoft
9 53 (12.44%) Data Analysis
10 51 (11.97%) Project Management
11 47 (11.03%) CRM
12 44 (10.33%) Google Analytics
13 42 (9.86%) Digital Marketing
13 42 (9.86%) Windows
14 41 (9.62%) E-Commerce
15 40 (9.39%) HTML
16 39 (9.15%) Social Media
17 38 (8.92%) Mathematics
17 38 (8.92%) MS Excel
18 37 (8.69%) SQL Server
19 33 (7.75%) SAS
20 31 (7.28%) SEO
20 31 (7.28%) Agile Software Development
21 30 (7.04%) Advertising
21 30 (7.04%) JavaScript
22 28 (6.57%) Management Information System
22 28 (6.57%) Law
22 28 (6.57%) User Stories
23 27 (6.34%) MS PowerPoint

Market Research
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (7.75%) SAS
2 8 (1.88%) Apache
2 8 (1.88%) SharePoint Server
2 8 (1.88%) Facebook Platform
3 2 (0.47%) IIS
3 2 (0.47%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.23%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.23%) Drupal
4 1 (0.23%) CMS
4 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.23%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.23%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 57 (13.38%) MS Office
2 38 (8.92%) MS Excel
3 27 (6.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 27 (6.34%) SPSS
4 17 (3.99%) Adobe Illustrator
4 17 (3.99%) Photoshop
5 6 (1.41%) Stata
6 4 (0.94%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (0.70%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.23%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.23%) InDesign
8 1 (0.23%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.23%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 44 (10.33%) Google Analytics
2 8 (1.88%) WebTrends
3 4 (0.94%) Agresso
3 4 (0.94%) Oracle CRM
3 4 (0.94%) SiteCatalyst
3 4 (0.94%) Magento
4 1 (0.23%) Sage 300 ERP
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.23%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.82%) SaaS
2 8 (1.88%) Google Apps
3 5 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.99%) Internet
2 10 (2.35%) Intranet
3 8 (1.88%) Extranet
4 5 (1.17%) Network Security
4 5 (1.17%) LAN
5 4 (0.94%) LDAP
5 4 (0.94%) IPv6
5 4 (0.94%) AMQP
6 3 (0.70%) HSPA
6 3 (0.70%) LTE
6 3 (0.70%) WiMAX
6 3 (0.70%) SMS
6 3 (0.70%) Broadband
7 2 (0.47%) VoIP
7 2 (0.47%) NFC
8 1 (0.23%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.23%) RTSP
8 1 (0.23%) Wireless
8 1 (0.23%) IPsec
8 1 (0.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (8.69%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.52%) MySQL
3 14 (3.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (2.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.94%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.94%) DB2
10 4 (0.94%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (0.94%) MongoDB
10 4 (0.94%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.94%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.70%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (0.70%) OLAP
12 2 (0.47%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 13 (3.05%) MSI
2 8 (1.88%) Subversion
3 3 (0.70%) Axure RP
3 3 (0.70%) JIRA
4 2 (0.47%) Dreamweaver
General
1 197 (46.24%) Marketing
2 102 (23.94%) Finance
3 30 (7.04%) Advertising
4 28 (6.57%) Law
5 24 (5.63%) Legal
6 15 (3.52%) Telecoms
6 15 (3.52%) Games
6 15 (3.52%) Retail
7 14 (3.29%) Automotive
8 10 (2.35%) Back Office
8 10 (2.35%) Financial Institution
9 9 (2.11%) Banking
10 8 (1.88%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (1.88%) Electronics
10 8 (1.88%) German Language
11 5 (1.17%) Spanish Language
11 5 (1.17%) Military
12 4 (0.94%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.94%) Russian Language
12 4 (0.94%) French Language
Job Titles
1 107 (25.12%) Analyst
2 77 (18.08%) Product Manager
3 49 (11.50%) Consultant
4 34 (7.98%) Architect
5 29 (6.81%) Developer
6 18 (4.23%) Data Analyst
6 18 (4.23%) Designer
7 16 (3.76%) Graduate
7 16 (3.76%) Support Analyst
7 16 (3.76%) Sales Consultant
8 15 (3.52%) Senior Manager
8 15 (3.52%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 15 (3.52%) Project Manager
9 14 (3.29%) User Experience Designer
10 13 (3.05%) Applications Support
10 13 (3.05%) Applications Architect
10 13 (3.05%) Applications Support Analyst
11 10 (2.35%) C# Developer
12 9 (2.11%) Market Analyst
12 9 (2.11%) Senior Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (9.39%) HTML
2 24 (5.63%) .NET
3 19 (4.46%) CSS
4 16 (3.76%) XML
4 16 (3.76%) jQuery
5 14 (3.29%) Web Services
5 14 (3.29%) ASP.NET
5 14 (3.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (2.11%) Ajax
7 8 (1.88%) LAMP
7 8 (1.88%) Sass
7 8 (1.88%) Razor View Engine
7 8 (1.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (1.17%) RESTful
9 5 (1.17%) WCF
9 5 (1.17%) JSON
9 5 (1.17%) Flash
10 4 (0.94%) JMS
10 4 (0.94%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.15%) Social Media
2 38 (8.92%) Mathematics
3 28 (6.57%) Management Information System
4 21 (4.93%) Statistics
5 20 (4.69%) Blog
6 18 (4.23%) Economics
7 15 (3.52%) Mobile App
8 13 (3.05%) Data Protection Act
9 12 (2.82%) Neural Network
9 12 (2.82%) New Media
10 9 (2.11%) Data Extraction
10 9 (2.11%) Psychology
11 8 (1.88%) Computer Science
12 7 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.41%) Human Factors
13 6 (1.41%) Open Source
13 6 (1.41%) Internet of Things
14 5 (1.17%) Visualisation
14 5 (1.17%) Mobile Payment
14 5 (1.17%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 42 (9.86%) Windows
2 21 (4.93%) Linux
3 13 (3.05%) Apple iOS
4 11 (2.58%) Android
4 11 (2.58%) UNIX
5 10 (2.35%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (20.42%) Analytics
2 70 (16.43%) Product Management
3 53 (12.44%) Data Analysis
4 51 (11.97%) Project Management
5 47 (11.03%) CRM
6 42 (9.86%) Digital Marketing
7 41 (9.62%) E-Commerce
8 31 (7.28%) SEO
8 31 (7.28%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (6.57%) User Stories
10 27 (6.34%) Data Management
11 26 (6.10%) Usability Testing
12 23 (5.40%) B2B
12 23 (5.40%) Strategic Planning
12 23 (5.40%) Web Analytics
12 23 (5.40%) Pay per click
13 21 (4.93%) Competitor Analysis
13 21 (4.93%) Customer Insight
13 21 (4.93%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (3.76%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 87 (20.42%) SQL
2 30 (7.04%) JavaScript
3 24 (5.63%) PHP
4 20 (4.69%) Java
5 18 (4.23%) R
6 15 (3.52%) C#
7 12 (2.82%) MATLAB
8 10 (2.35%) C
9 7 (1.64%) VBA
10 4 (0.94%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.47%) Python
11 2 (0.47%) VB
11 2 (0.47%) C++
11 2 (0.47%) Ruby
12 1 (0.23%) LotusScript
12 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.23%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 144 (33.80%) Degree
2 8 (1.88%) SC Cleared
2 8 (1.88%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.17%) SAP Certification
4 2 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.47%) PMP
4 2 (0.47%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.47%) CCA
4 2 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.23%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.58%) QA
2 10 (2.35%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.17%) SLA
5 2 (0.47%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.47%) BS25999
5 2 (0.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.88%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.94%) HDFS
4 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (3.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 62 (14.55%) Google
2 55 (12.91%) Microsoft
3 26 (6.10%) Salesforce.com
4 17 (3.99%) Citrix
5 15 (3.52%) VMware
5 15 (3.52%) Oracle
6 13 (3.05%) Facebook
6 13 (3.05%) LANDesk
6 13 (3.05%) Altiris
7 12 (2.82%) SAP
8 9 (2.11%) Adobe
9 8 (1.88%) Omniture
10 7 (1.64%) Tableau
11 6 (1.41%) Business Objects
11 6 (1.41%) SunGard
11 6 (1.41%) HP
11 6 (1.41%) Dell
11 6 (1.41%) Ariba
11 6 (1.41%) Hitwise
12 5 (1.17%) Tealeaf
London
Computer Futures
Salary: Good Salary & Benefit
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus and excellent bonus and benefit
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Attenda
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + bonus+bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Concept Personnel
Salary: From £22,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 9 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Lancaster University
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
West Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Healthcare, Gym, Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £55000.0000 - £70000.0000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opinion Research Services
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 50000-60000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago