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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Market Research
Rank 788 764 796
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +32
Permanent jobs citing Market Research 160 181 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 113 149 109
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +11.11%

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
87926 90823 89252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.81% 85.21% 84.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72969 74606 71146
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 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016 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 9 February 2016. 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 +8 153 £48,750 +8.33% 41
London -17 83 £52,500 +9.37% 15
South East +30 39 £31,250 -38.72% 6
East of England +9 20 £51,500 +21.17% 3
Surrey +29 19 £28,000 -6.66% 1
Cambridgeshire +13 10 £62,500 +25.00% 2
Cambridge +7 10 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Hampshire - 8 £36,250 - 1
Hertfordshire +9 7 £51,500 +83.92%
Berkshire -4 6 £35,000 -56.25% 2
Reigate - 5 £22,500 -
Reading +8 4 £35,000 -56.25%
North West +7 4 £19,000 -44.11% 10
City of London +38 3 - - 4
Cheshire +26 3 - - 3
Bedford +11 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Nottinghamshire +10 3 £67,500 +373.68%
Kent +10 3 £22,500 -35.71% 1
Bedfordshire +5 3 £40,000 +14.28% 1
East Midlands +5 3 £67,500 +373.68%
Nottingham +4 3 £67,500 +373.68%
Guildford - 3 £28,000 -
Durham - 3 £29,433 -
Knutsford - 3 - -
Stockton-on-Tees - 3 £29,433 -
Portsmouth - 3 £42,500 -
Winchester - 3 £30,000 -
Watford - 3 £51,500 -
Stansted - 3 £22,500 -
North East - 3 £29,433 - 3

Market Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 127 (38.02%) Marketing
2 96 (28.74%) Analytical Skills
3 95 (28.44%) Degree
4 79 (23.65%) Product Management
5 66 (19.76%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (18.86%) Microsoft
7 61 (18.26%) MS Excel
8 51 (15.27%) Analytics
9 45 (13.47%) Project Management
10 40 (11.98%) SQL
11 39 (11.68%) Finance
12 37 (11.08%) HTML
13 36 (10.78%) SPSS
14 35 (10.48%) Presales
15 33 (9.88%) B2B
15 33 (9.88%) CSS
16 32 (9.58%) Business Development
17 31 (9.28%) SQL Server
17 31 (9.28%) MS Office
18 30 (8.98%) JavaScript
18 30 (8.98%) Telecoms
19 29 (8.68%) Data Management
19 29 (8.68%) .NET
19 29 (8.68%) Data Warehouse
20 28 (8.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 28 (8.38%) Time Management
21 27 (8.08%) MS PowerPoint
22 26 (7.78%) ETL
22 26 (7.78%) C#
23 25 (7.49%) Mentoring

Market Research
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 17 (5.09%) SAS
2 16 (4.79%) CMS
3 14 (4.19%) SharePoint
4 12 (3.59%) Orchard CMS
5 7 (2.10%) WordPress
6 5 (1.50%) Node.js
7 3 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.90%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.60%) Sitefinity
8 2 (0.60%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.60%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.30%) Documentum
9 1 (0.30%) FileNet
9 1 (0.30%) IIS
Applications
1 61 (18.26%) MS Excel
2 36 (10.78%) SPSS
3 31 (9.28%) MS Office
4 27 (8.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.80%) Photoshop
6 5 (1.50%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.30%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.30%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (0.60%) GoldMine
2 1 (0.30%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.30%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.19%) SaaS
2 8 (2.40%) Google Analytics
3 5 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.60%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.60%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.30%) AdWords
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.30%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.69%) Internet
1 9 (2.69%) WAN
2 7 (2.10%) LAN
3 5 (1.50%) Ethernet
4 3 (0.90%) 4G
4 3 (0.90%) Firewall
4 3 (0.90%) SMTP
4 3 (0.90%) VoLTE
5 2 (0.60%) Intranet
5 2 (0.60%) PBX
5 2 (0.60%) Skype
5 2 (0.60%) VPN
5 2 (0.60%) Wireless
6 1 (0.30%) BGP
6 1 (0.30%) DNS
6 1 (0.30%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.30%) MGCP
6 1 (0.30%) MPLS
6 1 (0.30%) OSPF
6 1 (0.30%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (9.28%) SQL Server
2 29 (8.68%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (8.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (7.19%) Big Data
5 22 (6.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 21 (6.29%) Relational Database
7 17 (5.09%) MySQL
8 16 (4.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 16 (4.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (3.89%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (2.99%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.80%) GIS
11 6 (1.80%) NoSQL
11 6 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.20%) Data Mining
12 4 (1.20%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.20%) QlikView
13 3 (0.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (0.90%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (1.20%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.90%) JIRA
2 3 (0.90%) Selenium
3 2 (0.60%) JUnit
4 1 (0.30%) Jenkins
General
1 127 (38.02%) Marketing
2 39 (11.68%) Finance
3 30 (8.98%) Telecoms
4 24 (7.19%) Retail
5 22 (6.59%) Banking
6 13 (3.89%) Advertising
7 10 (2.99%) Legal
7 10 (2.99%) Manufacturing
8 9 (2.69%) Electronics
9 7 (2.10%) Games
9 7 (2.10%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.50%) Retail Banking
11 4 (1.20%) Back Office
12 3 (0.90%) Automotive
12 3 (0.90%) Publishing
13 1 (0.30%) Billing
13 1 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.30%) Korean Language
13 1 (0.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 57 (17.07%) Product Manager
2 52 (15.57%) Architect
3 39 (11.68%) Developer
4 32 (9.58%) Analyst
5 25 (7.49%) Database Architect
6 22 (6.59%) Senior Architect
7 20 (5.99%) Senior Database Architect
8 18 (5.39%) Solutions Architect
9 15 (4.49%) Insight Manager
10 13 (3.89%) Consultant
11 12 (3.59%) Marketing Manager
11 12 (3.59%) Senior Analyst
12 11 (3.29%) MySQL Developer
13 10 (2.99%) Development Manager
13 10 (2.99%) Marketing Executive
13 10 (2.99%) Senior Manager
14 9 (2.69%) E-Commerce Manager
14 9 (2.69%) Junior
14 9 (2.69%) PHP Developer
14 9 (2.69%) SQL Server Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (11.08%) HTML
2 33 (9.88%) CSS
3 29 (8.68%) .NET
4 21 (6.29%) jQuery
5 20 (5.99%) ASP.NET
6 15 (4.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 15 (4.49%) HTML5
7 13 (3.89%) AngularJS
8 9 (2.69%) REST
9 8 (2.40%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (2.40%) XHTML
10 7 (2.10%) CSS3
11 6 (1.80%) ADO.NET
11 6 (1.80%) Apache Flex
11 6 (1.80%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (1.80%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (1.50%) .NET Framework
12 5 (1.50%) Ajax
12 5 (1.50%) Laravel
13 4 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 96 (28.74%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.59%) Computer Science
3 21 (6.29%) User Experience
4 15 (4.49%) Statistics
5 13 (3.89%) Mathematics
6 11 (3.29%) Data Structures
6 11 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (2.99%) Private Cloud
7 10 (2.99%) Public Cloud
7 10 (2.99%) Social Media
7 10 (2.99%) Visualisation
8 8 (2.40%) Blog
8 8 (2.40%) Digital Media
9 7 (2.10%) EMV
9 7 (2.10%) FMCG
9 7 (2.10%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.80%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.50%) Economics
11 5 (1.50%) Mobile App
12 4 (1.20%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.99%) Linux
2 8 (2.40%) Apple iOS
2 8 (2.40%) Windows
3 7 (2.10%) Android
3 7 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (2.10%) Unix
4 6 (1.80%) MVS
5 2 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (0.60%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (23.65%) Product Management
2 66 (19.76%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (15.27%) Analytics
4 45 (13.47%) Project Management
5 35 (10.48%) Presales
6 33 (9.88%) B2B
7 32 (9.58%) Business Development
8 29 (8.68%) Data Management
9 28 (8.38%) Time Management
10 26 (7.78%) ETL
11 25 (7.49%) Mentoring
12 22 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (5.99%) Data Analysis
13 20 (5.99%) SDLC
14 19 (5.69%) Change Management
14 19 (5.69%) SOA
14 19 (5.69%) Software Engineering
15 17 (5.09%) Data Modelling
15 17 (5.09%) E-Commerce
16 16 (4.79%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (11.98%) SQL
2 30 (8.98%) JavaScript
3 26 (7.78%) C#
4 24 (7.19%) Java
5 14 (4.19%) C
5 14 (4.19%) R
6 13 (3.89%) Python
7 12 (3.59%) C++
7 12 (3.59%) PHP
8 9 (2.69%) T-SQL
9 8 (2.40%) VB
10 4 (1.20%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.90%) Scala
11 3 (0.90%) VBA
12 1 (0.30%) Fortran
12 1 (0.30%) Perl
12 1 (0.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 95 (28.44%) Degree
2 9 (2.69%) MBA
3 7 (2.10%) CISA
3 7 (2.10%) CISM
3 7 (2.10%) CISSP
3 7 (2.10%) CRISC
3 7 (2.10%) ISEB
4 5 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.50%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.50%) PMP
5 4 (1.20%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 4 (1.20%) ISSAP
5 4 (1.20%) ISSEP
5 4 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.20%) SANS
6 3 (0.90%) RHCA
6 3 (0.90%) RHCE
7 2 (0.60%) SAP Certification
7 2 (0.60%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.40%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.20%) QA
4 3 (0.90%) COBIT
4 3 (0.90%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.60%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.60%) ISO22301
5 2 (0.60%) SLA
6 1 (0.30%) ISO13485
System Software
1 3 (0.90%) Postfix
2 2 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.60%) Ansible
1 2 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.60%) Puppet
2 1 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 63 (18.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (2.99%) Adobe
3 9 (2.69%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (2.40%) Google
5 7 (2.10%) Perforce
5 7 (2.10%) Red Hat
6 6 (1.80%) Twitter
7 5 (1.50%) Cognizant
7 5 (1.50%) Tableau
8 4 (1.20%) Sybase
9 3 (0.90%) Ab Initio
9 3 (0.90%) Cisco
9 3 (0.90%) Informatica
9 3 (0.90%) Intel Security
9 3 (0.90%) NetApp
9 3 (0.90%) Northgate
9 3 (0.90%) Oracle
9 3 (0.90%) SAP
9 3 (0.90%) Telerik
10 2 (0.60%) Maxymiser
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £18000 per annum + Commission
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + car and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + car and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: 3 days a week
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Graham Matthews
Salary: £0 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Infomedia Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £18000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £18000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 5 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Cube Consulting
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 60,000-70,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: Expenses paid - 21K on conversion
Posted: 8 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Wolverhampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + car & bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 14 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
DP Connect Limited
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago