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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Research
Rank 729 726 730
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Market Research 163 221 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.23% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 132 187 144
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +28.57%

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
90830 97762 87292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.06% 82.69% 80.75%
Number of salaries quoted 73793 79516 71777
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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 May 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 May 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 -6 156 £47,500 +5.55% 33
London +20 93 £47,500 +5.55% 18
South East -3 30 £51,000 -15.00% 4
City of London +50 24 £61,250 +44.11% 8
Yorkshire +20 14 £22,500 - 2
Middlesex +20 10 £51,000 -18.40%
North West +9 9 £27,500 -
Surrey +16 7 £62,500 +19.04% 1
Cheshire - 7 £27,500 -
West Yorkshire - 7 £22,500 -
North Yorkshire - 6 £22,500 -
East of England -15 5 £56,000 +14.87% 3
Chester - 5 £20,000 -
Leeds - 5 £22,500 -
West Midlands -1 4 £42,500 - 1
Walton-on-Thames - 4 £63,750 - 1
Hampshire - 4 £22,500 -
Cambridgeshire +18 3 £56,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire 0 3 - - 1
Berkshire -14 3 £67,500 +12.50% 2
Milton Keynes -19 3 - -
Lichfield - 3 £42,500 - 1
Harrogate - 3 £22,500 -
York - 3 - -
Staffordshire - 3 £42,500 - 1
Manchester 0 2 - -
Brighton - 2 £25,000 -
Andover - 2 £22,500 -
East Sussex - 2 £25,000 -
Southampton - 2 - -

Market Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 125 (37.09%) Marketing
2 95 (28.19%) Degree
3 88 (26.11%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (21.66%) Business Intelligence
5 69 (20.47%) Analytics
6 56 (16.62%) SQL
7 55 (16.32%) Analytical Skills
8 54 (16.02%) JavaScript
8 54 (16.02%) Finance
8 54 (16.02%) Data Analysis
9 53 (15.73%) Product Management
10 52 (15.43%) C#
11 46 (13.65%) Ruby
12 45 (13.35%) HTML
13 42 (12.46%) .NET
14 40 (11.87%) Microsoft
15 39 (11.57%) SQL Server
16 38 (11.28%) ASP.NET
17 35 (10.39%) CSS
18 34 (10.09%) Social Media
19 33 (9.79%) MS Excel
20 32 (9.50%) Project Management
21 31 (9.20%) jQuery
22 28 (8.31%) CRM
23 27 (8.01%) SPSS
23 27 (8.01%) Ruby on Rails
24 26 (7.72%) Business Development
24 26 (7.72%) Retail
24 26 (7.72%) B2B
24 26 (7.72%) Mobile App

Market Research
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 21 (6.23%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.04%) SAS
3 16 (4.75%) SharePoint 2013
4 15 (4.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.89%) CMS
5 3 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.59%) Drupal
Applications
1 33 (9.79%) MS Excel
2 27 (8.01%) SPSS
3 25 (7.42%) MS Office
4 14 (4.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (2.67%) Photoshop
6 7 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.59%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.59%) InDesign
8 2 (0.59%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.30%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.30%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.30%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.59%) Unica
3 1 (0.30%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.75%) Office 365
2 14 (4.15%) Google Analytics
3 12 (3.56%) SaaS
3 12 (3.56%) Adobe Analytics
4 10 (2.97%) GitHub
5 3 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.86%) Internet
2 6 (1.78%) WAN
2 6 (1.78%) LTE
2 6 (1.78%) VoLTE
3 3 (0.89%) NAS
3 3 (0.89%) LAN
3 3 (0.89%) Firewall
3 3 (0.89%) HTTP
3 3 (0.89%) HTTPS
3 3 (0.89%) SAN
4 2 (0.59%) MPLS
4 2 (0.59%) VPN
4 2 (0.59%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (11.57%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.75%) Big Data
3 10 (2.97%) MySQL
4 9 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (2.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.19%) OLAP
8 3 (0.89%) QlikView
9 2 (0.59%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.59%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.59%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.30%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.30%) HBase
10 1 (0.30%) Redis
10 1 (0.30%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 22 (6.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (5.64%) Visual Studio
3 10 (2.97%) JIRA
4 7 (2.08%) Cucumber
5 6 (1.78%) Selenium
5 6 (1.78%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (1.48%) RubyMine
6 5 (1.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.89%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.59%) Subversion
9 1 (0.30%) RSpec
9 1 (0.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.30%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.30%) Capybara
General
1 125 (37.09%) Marketing
2 54 (16.02%) Finance
3 26 (7.72%) Retail
4 20 (5.93%) Advertising
5 16 (4.75%) Telecoms
6 13 (3.86%) Pharmaceutical
7 11 (3.26%) Banking
8 5 (1.48%) German Language
9 4 (1.19%) French Language
9 4 (1.19%) Electronics
9 4 (1.19%) Automotive
9 4 (1.19%) Legal
10 3 (0.89%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.89%) Publishing
10 3 (0.89%) Games
10 3 (0.89%) Dutch Language
10 3 (0.89%) Swedish Language
11 2 (0.59%) Back Office
12 1 (0.30%) Front Office
12 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 89 (26.41%) Developer
2 48 (14.24%) Analyst
3 32 (9.50%) Product Manager
4 24 (7.12%) Senior Developer
5 22 (6.53%) Project Manager
6 21 (6.23%) Consultant
6 21 (6.23%) .NET Developer
7 19 (5.64%) Marketing Manager
8 15 (4.45%) C# Developer
8 15 (4.45%) Junior
9 14 (4.15%) Junior Developer
10 13 (3.86%) Software Developer
10 13 (3.86%) Senior Manager
11 12 (3.56%) Architect
12 11 (3.26%) Data Analyst
13 10 (2.97%) Business Analyst
13 10 (2.97%) Technical Leader
14 9 (2.67%) ASP.NET Developer
14 9 (2.67%) Data Scientist
15 8 (2.37%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (13.35%) HTML
2 42 (12.46%) .NET
3 38 (11.28%) ASP.NET
4 35 (10.39%) CSS
5 31 (9.20%) jQuery
6 27 (8.01%) Ruby on Rails
7 17 (5.04%) Web Services
8 16 (4.75%) .NET Framework
8 16 (4.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (4.75%) HTML5
9 15 (4.45%) WCF
10 10 (2.97%) Ajax
11 9 (2.67%) Entity Framework
12 7 (2.08%) CSS3
12 7 (2.08%) XML
13 6 (1.78%) RESTful
13 6 (1.78%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (1.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (1.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 3 (0.89%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 55 (16.32%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (10.09%) Social Media
3 26 (7.72%) Mobile App
4 24 (7.12%) User Experience
5 18 (5.34%) Statistics
6 15 (4.45%) Visualisation
7 14 (4.15%) Computer Science
8 13 (3.86%) FMCG
9 11 (3.26%) Management Information System
10 9 (2.67%) N-Tier
10 9 (2.67%) Social Network
11 8 (2.37%) Mathematics
11 8 (2.37%) Psychology
12 7 (2.08%) E-Learning
13 5 (1.48%) Economics
13 5 (1.48%) Life Science
13 5 (1.48%) Performance Metrics
14 4 (1.19%) Blog
15 3 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
15 3 (0.89%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (3.56%) Android
1 12 (3.56%) Apple iOS
2 11 (3.26%) Linux
3 8 (2.37%) Windows
4 7 (2.08%) UNIX
5 4 (1.19%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.89%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.89%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.30%) Debian
7 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (26.11%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (21.66%) Business Intelligence
3 69 (20.47%) Analytics
4 54 (16.02%) Data Analysis
5 53 (15.73%) Product Management
6 32 (9.50%) Project Management
7 28 (8.31%) CRM
8 26 (7.72%) B2B
8 26 (7.72%) Business Development
9 24 (7.12%) Product Marketing
10 22 (6.53%) Software Engineering
10 22 (6.53%) Scrum
11 21 (6.23%) MVC
11 21 (6.23%) SEO
12 19 (5.64%) PRINCE2
13 17 (5.04%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (5.04%) Competitor Analysis
13 17 (5.04%) Strategic Planning
14 16 (4.75%) Migration
15 15 (4.45%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (16.62%) SQL
2 54 (16.02%) JavaScript
3 52 (15.43%) C#
4 46 (13.65%) Ruby
5 15 (4.45%) R
5 15 (4.45%) PHP
6 12 (3.56%) C++
7 10 (2.97%) T-SQL
7 10 (2.97%) C
8 9 (2.67%) Java
9 6 (1.78%) Objective-C
9 6 (1.78%) VBA
10 5 (1.48%) Python
10 5 (1.48%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.89%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.59%) VB
13 1 (0.30%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.30%) Go
13 1 (0.30%) Scala
Qualifications
1 95 (28.19%) Degree
2 19 (5.64%) PMP
2 19 (5.64%) PMI Certification
3 7 (2.08%) MBA
4 3 (0.89%) RHCA
4 3 (0.89%) RHCE
5 2 (0.59%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.19%) QA
2 3 (0.89%) SLA
3 2 (0.59%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.89%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.30%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (11.87%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.34%) Google
3 17 (5.04%) Adobe
4 9 (2.67%) Alteryx
5 6 (1.78%) Apple
6 5 (1.48%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (1.48%) Omniture
7 4 (1.19%) Confirmit
7 4 (1.19%) Twitter
7 4 (1.19%) IBM
7 4 (1.19%) Oracle
7 4 (1.19%) Business Objects
7 4 (1.19%) SAP
8 3 (0.89%) Siebel
8 3 (0.89%) HP
8 3 (0.89%) Informatica
8 3 (0.89%) NetApp
8 3 (0.89%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.89%) Symantec
8 3 (0.89%) VMware
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