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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Research
Rank 722 733 623
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -110
Permanent jobs citing Market Research 171 175 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.15% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.18% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 131 121 211
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+56.92% -13.33%

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
93272 94978 86805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.17% 82.77% 81.71%
Number of salaries quoted 76819 75777 71033
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +10 158 £45,000 - 31
London -28 67 £45,000 -8.16% 10
South East +21 41 £55,000 +22.22% 6
North West +22 22 £32,500 -27.77% 5
Manchester +18 20 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Surrey +9 13 £65,000 +120.33% 1
Walton-on-Thames - 12 £65,000 - 1
City of London +21 11 £53,750 +26.47% 1
East of England +2 8 £53,000 +24.70%
Buckinghamshire -10 8 £35,500 -21.11%
Middlesex +9 7 £51,000 +13.33%
Cambridgeshire - 7 £53,000 -
Cambridge - 6 £52,500 -
South West -19 5 £38,500 +83.33% 5
East Midlands - 5 £70,000 - 3
Hampshire +9 4 £54,000 - 1
Berkshire 0 4 £55,000 +10.00% 3
West Midlands -2 4 £42,500 +46.55% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £37,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £62,500 - 1
Nottingham - 4 £62,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +5 3 £52,500 +105.88%
Scotland +2 3 £92,500 +110.22% 2
Reading -7 3 £55,000 +10.00% 1
High Wycombe - 3 £32,500 -
Lichfield - 3 £42,500 -
Oxford - 3 £52,500 -
Darlington - 3 - - 1
Durham - 3 - - 1
North East - 3 - - 1

Market Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 119 (35.84%) Marketing
2 116 (34.94%) Degree
3 82 (24.70%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (20.78%) Analytical Skills
5 68 (20.48%) Analytics
6 64 (19.28%) Product Management
7 57 (17.17%) Microsoft
8 56 (16.87%) MS Excel
8 56 (16.87%) C#
9 53 (15.96%) SQL
10 49 (14.76%) Business Intelligence
11 48 (14.46%) Data Analysis
12 46 (13.86%) SPSS
13 45 (13.55%) SQL Server
14 44 (13.25%) HTML
15 41 (12.35%) Finance
16 36 (10.84%) CSS
17 34 (10.24%) .NET
17 34 (10.24%) C++
17 34 (10.24%) Social Media
18 33 (9.94%) Project Management
19 31 (9.34%) Java
20 29 (8.73%) jQuery
21 28 (8.43%) ASP.NET
21 28 (8.43%) Software Engineering
22 27 (8.13%) Mobile App
23 26 (7.83%) Computer Science
23 26 (7.83%) Scrum
24 25 (7.53%) JavaScript
25 23 (6.93%) Statistics

Market Research
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 22 (6.63%) SharePoint
2 21 (6.33%) SAS
3 11 (3.31%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (3.01%) Orchard CMS
5 9 (2.71%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (2.41%) CMS
7 5 (1.51%) WordPress
8 2 (0.60%) IIS
8 2 (0.60%) Drupal
9 1 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 56 (16.87%) MS Excel
2 46 (13.86%) SPSS
3 22 (6.63%) MS Office
4 14 (4.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (1.20%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.20%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.60%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.60%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.60%) InDesign
6 2 (0.60%) Mingle
7 1 (0.30%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.22%) SaaS
2 11 (3.31%) Google Analytics
2 11 (3.31%) Office 365
3 4 (1.20%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.90%) GitHub
5 2 (0.60%) Trello
6 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.31%) WAN
2 9 (2.71%) LAN
2 9 (2.71%) Internet
3 3 (0.90%) Firewall
3 3 (0.90%) VPN
3 3 (0.90%) Network Security
4 2 (0.60%) DNS
4 2 (0.60%) DHCP
5 1 (0.30%) SMS
5 1 (0.30%) SAN
5 1 (0.30%) Wireless
5 1 (0.30%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.30%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.30%) LTE
5 1 (0.30%) NAS
5 1 (0.30%) PABX
5 1 (0.30%) VoLTE
5 1 (0.30%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (13.55%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 22 (6.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 20 (6.02%) Big Data
4 17 (5.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 13 (3.92%) Relational Database
6 12 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (3.61%) MySQL
6 12 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.90%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.90%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.30%) OLAP
12 1 (0.30%) MS Access
12 1 (0.30%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.30%) Redis
12 1 (0.30%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 11 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.51%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.20%) JIRA
4 3 (0.90%) Selenium
4 3 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.60%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.30%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.30%) NUnit
6 1 (0.30%) RSpec
6 1 (0.30%) Moq
6 1 (0.30%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.30%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.30%) Capybara
General
1 119 (35.84%) Marketing
2 41 (12.35%) Finance
3 21 (6.33%) Retail
4 13 (3.92%) Advertising
5 11 (3.31%) Banking
6 7 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.81%) Legal
7 6 (1.81%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.20%) Publishing
8 4 (1.20%) Electronics
9 2 (0.60%) Automotive
9 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.30%) Games
10 1 (0.30%) Law
10 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.30%) French Language
10 1 (0.30%) German Language
10 1 (0.30%) Korean Language
10 1 (0.30%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 56 (16.87%) Developer
2 48 (14.46%) Analyst
3 45 (13.55%) Product Manager
4 32 (9.64%) Architect
5 23 (6.93%) Consultant
6 21 (6.33%) Marketing Manager
7 17 (5.12%) Senior Analyst
8 16 (4.82%) Development Manager
8 16 (4.82%) Project Manager
8 16 (4.82%) .NET Developer
9 14 (4.22%) Data Analyst
9 14 (4.22%) Business Analyst
10 13 (3.92%) Programmer
10 13 (3.92%) Software Development Manager
10 13 (3.92%) Software Manager
11 12 (3.61%) Senior Developer
12 11 (3.31%) Product Development Manager
12 11 (3.31%) Mobile Developer
13 10 (3.01%) Senior Programmer
14 9 (2.71%) Technical Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (13.25%) HTML
2 36 (10.84%) CSS
3 34 (10.24%) .NET
4 29 (8.73%) jQuery
5 28 (8.43%) ASP.NET
6 16 (4.82%) REST
7 14 (4.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (4.22%) HTML5
8 13 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 12 (3.61%) Ruby on Rails
10 10 (3.01%) J2ME
10 10 (3.01%) XML
11 7 (2.11%) .NET Framework
12 6 (1.81%) Entity Framework
12 6 (1.81%) Ajax
13 5 (1.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 5 (1.51%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (1.51%) MDX
13 5 (1.51%) Apache Flex
13 5 (1.51%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 69 (20.78%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (10.24%) Social Media
3 27 (8.13%) Mobile App
4 26 (7.83%) Computer Science
5 23 (6.93%) Statistics
6 20 (6.02%) User Experience
7 16 (4.82%) Visualisation
8 14 (4.22%) FMCG
9 11 (3.31%) iPhone
9 11 (3.31%) Mathematics
10 10 (3.01%) N-Tier
10 10 (3.01%) Blackberry
10 10 (3.01%) iPad
11 9 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (2.71%) Social Network
11 9 (2.71%) E-Learning
12 7 (2.11%) Management Information System
13 6 (1.81%) Economics
14 5 (1.51%) Blog
15 4 (1.20%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.12%) Linux
2 14 (4.22%) UNIX
2 14 (4.22%) Windows
2 14 (4.22%) Android
3 13 (3.92%) Apple iOS
4 10 (3.01%) Windows Phone
4 10 (3.01%) Windows Mobile
5 9 (2.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.51%) MVS
7 1 (0.30%) Debian
7 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (24.70%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (20.48%) Analytics
3 64 (19.28%) Product Management
4 49 (14.76%) Business Intelligence
5 48 (14.46%) Data Analysis
6 33 (9.94%) Project Management
7 28 (8.43%) Software Engineering
8 26 (7.83%) Scrum
9 23 (6.93%) SDLC
10 22 (6.63%) Strategic Planning
10 22 (6.63%) PRINCE2
11 19 (5.72%) Time Management
11 19 (5.72%) Web Development
11 19 (5.72%) Mentoring
12 18 (5.42%) SEO
13 17 (5.12%) MVC
13 17 (5.12%) Risk Management
14 16 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (4.82%) Business Development
15 15 (4.52%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (16.87%) C#
2 53 (15.96%) SQL
3 34 (10.24%) C++
4 31 (9.34%) Java
5 25 (7.53%) JavaScript
6 18 (5.42%) Ruby
6 18 (5.42%) C
7 15 (4.52%) R
8 13 (3.92%) VBA
9 12 (3.61%) PHP
10 10 (3.01%) T-SQL
11 8 (2.41%) VB
12 5 (1.51%) Python
13 4 (1.20%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.30%) Scala
14 1 (0.30%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (0.30%) Go
Qualifications
1 116 (34.94%) Degree
2 22 (6.63%) PMP
2 22 (6.63%) PMI Certification
3 9 (2.71%) ISEB
4 8 (2.41%) RHCE
4 8 (2.41%) RHCA
5 6 (1.81%) MBA
6 3 (0.90%) CRISC
6 3 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.90%) CISSP
6 3 (0.90%) CISA
6 3 (0.90%) CISM
7 2 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.30%) SAP Certification
8 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.90%) COBIT
2 3 (0.90%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.90%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.90%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.60%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.60%) Docker
3 1 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (0.90%) Puppet
2 2 (0.60%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.30%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.30%) WSUS
3 1 (0.30%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.30%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 57 (17.17%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.82%) Google
3 14 (4.22%) Adobe
4 10 (3.01%) Symbian
5 9 (2.71%) Red Hat
5 9 (2.71%) Alteryx
6 8 (2.41%) IBM
6 8 (2.41%) NetApp
7 6 (1.81%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (1.81%) Tableau
8 5 (1.51%) Perforce
8 5 (1.51%) Informatica
8 5 (1.51%) HP
9 4 (1.20%) Oracle
9 4 (1.20%) Confirmit
10 3 (0.90%) Northgate
10 3 (0.90%) Ab Initio
10 3 (0.90%) VMware
11 2 (0.60%) Omniture
11 2 (0.60%) Maxymiser
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leicestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent Commission
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hudson IT
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Scotland
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Salary: Bonus, Benefits, Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + corporate benefits & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £23,000 to £29,000 per annum GBP 29K (12 month FTC initially)
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
IT People First
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
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Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40 000 to £75 000 basic (+ seriously good package!!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Sungard Financial Systems
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + £10k bonus
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