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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Research
Rank 702 722 635
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -87
Permanent jobs citing Market Research 179 150 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.18% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 148 104 222
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £26,225
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £31,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -21.25%

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
87118 85337 88637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.67% 82.25% 80.09%
Number of salaries quoted 71745 68049 75137
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 January 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 January 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 +28 171 £47,500 +11.76% 35
London +61 110 £50,000 - 26
City of London +7 26 £60,000 +20.00% 6
North West +5 21 £34,000 +7.93% 3
Manchester +10 20 £33,000 +9.09% 3
South East -56 18 £51,000 +7.36% 4
East of England -6 15 £55,000 +129.16%
Berkshire +4 7 £70,000 +115.38% 1
Hertfordshire -7 6 £44,000 +83.33%
Essex -18 6 £56,250 -
Reading - 5 £80,000 -
Milton Keynes -3 4 - -
Buckinghamshire -5 4 - -
Brentwood - 4 - -
Hillingdon - 4 - -
West Yorkshire -3 3 £21,500 -10.41%
Leeds -6 3 £21,500 -10.41%
Yorkshire -18 3 £21,500 -10.41%
St Albans - 3 £28,000 -
Middlesex - 3 £51,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -11 2 £62,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £55,000 -
Maidenhead - 2 £37,500 -
Woking +16 1 £30,000 -50.00%
Norwich +2 1 £23,500 -2.08%
Norfolk +1 1 £23,500 -2.08%
Bristol -3 1 £20,000 -66.66% 2
Kent -5 1 £35,000 +59.09%
Surrey -8 1 £30,000 -41.46% 1
South West -19 1 £20,000 -42.85% 2

Market Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 134 (39.64%) Marketing
2 98 (28.99%) Degree
3 84 (24.85%) Analytical Skills
4 74 (21.89%) Analytics
5 65 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (16.27%) JavaScript
7 50 (14.79%) Microsoft
8 48 (14.20%) Business Intelligence
8 48 (14.20%) HTML
8 48 (14.20%) Data Analysis
9 47 (13.91%) MS Excel
10 44 (13.02%) SQL
10 44 (13.02%) Project Management
11 42 (12.43%) Finance
12 39 (11.54%) Ruby
13 35 (10.36%) Web Analytics
14 34 (10.06%) CRM
14 34 (10.06%) Digital Marketing
14 34 (10.06%) Product Management
15 33 (9.76%) CSS
16 32 (9.47%) Google
17 31 (9.17%) PHP
17 31 (9.17%) E-Commerce
18 30 (8.88%) SQL Server
18 30 (8.88%) Social Media
19 28 (8.28%) C#
19 28 (8.28%) Retail
20 27 (7.99%) Advertising
20 27 (7.99%) .NET
20 27 (7.99%) jQuery

Market Research
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 14 (4.14%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.96%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (2.66%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (1.48%) IIS
4 5 (1.48%) CMS
5 4 (1.18%) SAS
6 3 (0.89%) Apache
7 2 (0.59%) WordPress
7 2 (0.59%) ExpressionEngine
7 2 (0.59%) Facebook Platform
8 1 (0.30%) Node.js
8 1 (0.30%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.30%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 47 (13.91%) MS Excel
2 25 (7.40%) MS Office
3 23 (6.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.07%) Photoshop
5 6 (1.78%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.78%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.89%) SPSS
7 1 (0.30%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 24 (7.10%) Google Analytics
2 17 (5.03%) SiteCatalyst
3 10 (2.96%) WebTrends
4 5 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.30%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.30%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.55%) Office 365
2 10 (2.96%) SaaS
3 9 (2.66%) GitHub
4 7 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.59%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.14%) Internet
2 7 (2.07%) VoIP
3 6 (1.78%) LDAP
3 6 (1.78%) AMQP
4 5 (1.48%) LTE
4 5 (1.48%) Firewall
4 5 (1.48%) Broadband
4 5 (1.48%) SAN
5 4 (1.18%) HTTP
6 3 (0.89%) SNMP
6 3 (0.89%) WAN
6 3 (0.89%) LAN
6 3 (0.89%) 3G
6 3 (0.89%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.89%) EIGRP
6 3 (0.89%) Wireless
6 3 (0.89%) IPsec
6 3 (0.89%) BIG-IP
6 3 (0.89%) RTSP
6 3 (0.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (8.88%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.92%) MySQL
3 10 (2.96%) Big Data
4 7 (2.07%) QlikView
5 6 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.78%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.78%) NoSQL
5 6 (1.78%) DB2
5 6 (1.78%) RDBMS
5 6 (1.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (1.78%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.18%) Spotfire
7 3 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.59%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.30%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.30%) OLAP
9 1 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.30%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (3.55%) Visual Studio
1 12 (3.55%) RubyMine
2 10 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.66%) JIRA
4 6 (1.78%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (1.78%) Selenium
4 6 (1.78%) Cucumber
5 5 (1.48%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.48%) Subversion
6 2 (0.59%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.59%) PHPUnit
6 2 (0.59%) Bazaar
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.30%) Grunt
7 1 (0.30%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.30%) Bower
General
1 134 (39.64%) Marketing
2 42 (12.43%) Finance
3 28 (8.28%) Retail
4 27 (7.99%) Advertising
5 20 (5.92%) Telecoms
6 16 (4.73%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (2.37%) Banking
8 6 (1.78%) Automotive
9 5 (1.48%) Russian Language
10 4 (1.18%) Korean Language
10 4 (1.18%) Legal
10 4 (1.18%) Games
11 3 (0.89%) Publishing
11 3 (0.89%) German Language
12 2 (0.59%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.59%) Polish Language
12 2 (0.59%) iGaming
12 2 (0.59%) French Language
12 2 (0.59%) Law
12 2 (0.59%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 73 (21.60%) Analyst
2 72 (21.30%) Developer
3 31 (9.17%) Product Manager
4 24 (7.10%) Senior Developer
5 23 (6.80%) Web Analyst
6 17 (5.03%) Marketing Manager
7 16 (4.73%) Junior
8 14 (4.14%) Business Analyst
8 14 (4.14%) PHP Developer
9 13 (3.85%) Project Manager
9 13 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 12 (3.55%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
10 12 (3.55%) Data Analyst
10 12 (3.55%) E-Commerce Manager
11 11 (3.25%) Senior Analyst
11 11 (3.25%) Software Developer
12 10 (2.96%) Market Analyst
13 9 (2.66%) Digital Marketing Manager
14 8 (2.37%) Architect
14 8 (2.37%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (14.20%) HTML
2 33 (9.76%) CSS
3 27 (7.99%) .NET
3 27 (7.99%) jQuery
4 24 (7.10%) Ruby on Rails
5 21 (6.21%) Web Services
6 19 (5.62%) ASP.NET
7 13 (3.85%) RESTful
8 12 (3.55%) XML
9 10 (2.96%) WCF
10 7 (2.07%) .NET Framework
10 7 (2.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (1.78%) JSON
11 6 (1.78%) JMS
11 6 (1.78%) LAMP
11 6 (1.78%) XSD
11 6 (1.78%) JSP
11 6 (1.78%) Servlets
11 6 (1.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (1.78%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 84 (24.85%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (8.88%) Social Media
3 25 (7.40%) User Experience
4 17 (5.03%) Open Source
4 17 (5.03%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.25%) Statistics
5 11 (3.25%) Psychology
6 10 (2.96%) Mathematics
6 10 (2.96%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.37%) Copywriting
8 7 (2.07%) Blog
8 7 (2.07%) FMCG
8 7 (2.07%) Visualisation
9 6 (1.78%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.48%) Life Science
10 5 (1.48%) Replication
11 4 (1.18%) Social Network
12 3 (0.89%) Chemistry
12 3 (0.89%) Economics
12 3 (0.89%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 20 (5.92%) Windows
2 14 (4.14%) Apple iOS
3 12 (3.55%) Linux
4 11 (3.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (2.66%) Android
6 7 (2.07%) UNIX
7 5 (1.48%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.89%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.89%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (21.89%) Analytics
2 65 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (14.20%) Data Analysis
3 48 (14.20%) Business Intelligence
4 44 (13.02%) Project Management
5 35 (10.36%) Web Analytics
6 34 (10.06%) Digital Marketing
6 34 (10.06%) CRM
6 34 (10.06%) Product Management
7 31 (9.17%) E-Commerce
8 25 (7.40%) B2B
8 25 (7.40%) Product Marketing
9 24 (7.10%) SEO
10 23 (6.80%) Pay per click
11 22 (6.51%) Business Development
11 22 (6.51%) Competitor Analysis
12 20 (5.92%) Strategic Planning
13 18 (5.33%) People Management
14 16 (4.73%) Customer Insight
15 15 (4.44%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 55 (16.27%) JavaScript
2 44 (13.02%) SQL
3 39 (11.54%) Ruby
4 31 (9.17%) PHP
5 28 (8.28%) C#
6 12 (3.55%) Java
7 6 (1.78%) Shell Script
7 6 (1.78%) Objective-C
8 5 (1.48%) PHP5
8 5 (1.48%) R
8 5 (1.48%) C
9 4 (1.18%) C++
10 3 (0.89%) Python
11 2 (0.59%) VB
12 1 (0.30%) VBA
12 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 98 (28.99%) Degree
2 14 (4.14%) MBA
3 3 (0.89%) CCNP
3 3 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (0.89%) PMP
3 3 (0.89%) PMI Certification
3 3 (0.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.89%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.59%) CCNA
5 1 (0.30%) PhD
5 1 (0.30%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.07%) QA
2 4 (1.18%) SLA
3 3 (0.89%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (1.78%) HDFS
2 5 (1.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 50 (14.79%) Microsoft
2 32 (9.47%) Google
3 21 (6.21%) Adobe
4 11 (3.25%) Oracle
4 11 (3.25%) Business Objects
5 8 (2.37%) Cisco
5 8 (2.37%) Omniture
6 7 (2.07%) ClickTale
6 7 (2.07%) Tealeaf
6 7 (2.07%) Hitwise
7 6 (1.78%) Rackspace
7 6 (1.78%) Apple
7 6 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.48%) VMware
8 5 (1.48%) SAP
8 5 (1.48%) Siebel
9 4 (1.18%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.89%) Confirmit
10 3 (0.89%) F5
10 3 (0.89%) Xamarin
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Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
North West London
Intelletect
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + OTE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
UK
JPS Selection
Salary: £140000 - £180000 per annum + full corporate benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Aerotek
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per annum + E
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus and Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EE
Salary: Competitive + bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
West London
EE
Salary: Competitive + bonus
Posted: 11 days ago