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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Market Research
Rank 726 725 643
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -82
Permanent jobs citing Market Research 176 159 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.18% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 136 124 228
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,300 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -30.00%

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
93576 89385 91068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.26% 81.66% 79.28%
Number of salaries quoted 76906 72661 77293
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
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 November 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 27 November 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 -19 164 £47,500 +5.55% 21
London +28 115 £50,000 +5.26% 7
City of London +31 37 £48,750 -7.14% 4
South East -37 18 £37,500 +7.14% 5
North West +5 15 £35,000 +20.68% 4
Manchester -4 12 £36,250 +25.00% 2
East of England -18 9 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Hillingdon - 9 - - 1
South Wales +17 6 £32,500 -18.75%
Wales +6 6 £32,500 -18.75%
Buckinghamshire -7 6 £50,000 +5.26%
Berkshire +15 5 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire -18 5 £25,750 +22.61% 1
Yorkshire -37 5 £25,750 +22.61% 1
Milton Keynes 0 4 £50,000 +5.26%
Newport - 4 £32,500 -
Windsor - 4 £60,000 -
Cheshire -5 3 £35,000 +52.17% 1
Leeds -16 3 £21,500 +2.38%
Hertfordshire -23 3 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Essex - 3 £56,250 -
Macclesfield - 3 £35,000 - 1
High Wycombe -5 2 - -
West Sussex -7 2 £20,500 -55.67%
Hampshire -15 2 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Surrey -18 2 £32,500 -35.00%
Cambridgeshire - 2 £60,000 -
Wakefield - 2 £30,000 -
Southampton +2 1 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Shoreham-by-Sea -3 1 £21,000 -55.78%

Market Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 166 (47.29%) Marketing
2 100 (28.49%) Degree
3 85 (24.22%) Analytical Skills
4 84 (23.93%) Analytics
5 66 (18.80%) HTML
6 63 (17.95%) Project Management
7 60 (17.09%) MS Excel
8 59 (16.81%) Microsoft
9 58 (16.52%) Data Analysis
10 52 (14.81%) Product Management
11 48 (13.68%) Google
11 48 (13.68%) Finance
11 48 (13.68%) JavaScript
12 47 (13.39%) E-Commerce
13 46 (13.11%) SQL
14 44 (12.54%) MS Office
14 44 (12.54%) CRM
15 43 (12.25%) Digital Marketing
16 42 (11.97%) Web Analytics
17 39 (11.11%) PHP
18 38 (10.83%) CSS
18 38 (10.83%) Agile Software Development
18 38 (10.83%) Social Media
19 34 (9.69%) Windows
20 31 (8.83%) MySQL
20 31 (8.83%) MS PowerPoint
21 30 (8.55%) SQL Server
21 30 (8.55%) Linux
22 29 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
22 29 (8.26%) jQuery

Market Research
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 17 (4.84%) SAS
2 11 (3.13%) Apache
3 10 (2.85%) Facebook Platform
4 7 (1.99%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (1.42%) IIS
7 4 (1.14%) CMS
8 2 (0.57%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.57%) WordPress
8 2 (0.57%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.28%) Node.js
9 1 (0.28%) SugarCRM
9 1 (0.28%) Joomla!
Applications
1 60 (17.09%) MS Excel
2 44 (12.54%) MS Office
3 31 (8.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (5.13%) SPSS
5 14 (3.99%) Adobe Illustrator
5 14 (3.99%) Photoshop
6 6 (1.71%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.85%) Stata
8 2 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.28%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.28%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 28 (7.98%) Google Analytics
2 17 (4.84%) SiteCatalyst
3 14 (3.99%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.28%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.28%) BASE24
5 1 (0.28%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.42%) SaaS
2 10 (2.85%) Google Apps
2 10 (2.85%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (2.85%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.28%) Office 365
4 5 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.13%) Internet
2 10 (2.85%) LDAP
2 10 (2.85%) AMQP
3 8 (2.28%) VoIP
3 8 (2.28%) Intranet
4 7 (1.99%) Broadband
5 6 (1.71%) Extranet
6 5 (1.42%) SAN
6 5 (1.42%) Firewall
7 4 (1.14%) Network Security
7 4 (1.14%) HSPA
7 4 (1.14%) LTE
7 4 (1.14%) WiMAX
7 4 (1.14%) LAN
7 4 (1.14%) SMS
8 3 (0.85%) WAN
8 3 (0.85%) SNMP
8 3 (0.85%) 3G
8 3 (0.85%) EIGRP
8 3 (0.85%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (8.83%) MySQL
2 30 (8.55%) SQL Server
3 11 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (2.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 10 (2.85%) Relational Database
4 10 (2.85%) DB2
4 10 (2.85%) RDBMS
4 10 (2.85%) MongoDB
4 10 (2.85%) NoSQL
4 10 (2.85%) Big Data
5 6 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.42%) QlikView
7 3 (0.85%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (0.85%) MS Access
7 3 (0.85%) OLAP
7 3 (0.85%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.57%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (3.42%) Subversion
2 7 (1.99%) RubyMine
3 4 (1.14%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.85%) JIRA
5 2 (0.57%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.57%) PHPUnit
5 2 (0.57%) Bazaar
6 1 (0.28%) Grunt
6 1 (0.28%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.28%) Bower
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 166 (47.29%) Marketing
2 48 (13.68%) Finance
3 24 (6.84%) Advertising
3 24 (6.84%) Retail
4 17 (4.84%) Pharmaceutical
5 15 (4.27%) Telecoms
6 11 (3.13%) Games
7 9 (2.56%) Automotive
8 6 (1.71%) Russian Language
9 5 (1.42%) Military
10 4 (1.14%) Legal
10 4 (1.14%) Korean Language
11 3 (0.85%) iGaming
11 3 (0.85%) Banking
12 2 (0.57%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.57%) Law
12 2 (0.57%) Polish Language
13 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.28%) Back Office
13 1 (0.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 90 (25.64%) Analyst
2 59 (16.81%) Developer
3 45 (12.82%) Product Manager
4 28 (7.98%) Web Analyst
5 21 (5.98%) PHP Developer
6 17 (4.84%) Junior
6 17 (4.84%) Graduate
7 15 (4.27%) Project Manager
7 15 (4.27%) Consultant
7 15 (4.27%) Data Analyst
8 13 (3.70%) Senior Developer
9 12 (3.42%) Business Analyst
9 12 (3.42%) E-Commerce Manager
9 12 (3.42%) Marketing Manager
10 9 (2.56%) Product Analyst
10 9 (2.56%) Architect
10 9 (2.56%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (2.56%) C# Developer
10 9 (2.56%) Market Analyst
10 9 (2.56%) Digital Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (18.80%) HTML
2 38 (10.83%) CSS
3 29 (8.26%) jQuery
4 21 (5.98%) Web Services
4 21 (5.98%) XML
5 20 (5.70%) .NET
6 14 (3.99%) LAMP
7 13 (3.70%) ASP.NET
8 12 (3.42%) Ruby on Rails
9 11 (3.13%) RESTful
9 11 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (2.85%) JSON
10 10 (2.85%) JSP
10 10 (2.85%) Servlets
10 10 (2.85%) JMS
10 10 (2.85%) XSD
10 10 (2.85%) Sass
11 8 (2.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 8 (2.28%) SOAP
12 7 (1.99%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 85 (24.22%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (10.83%) Social Media
3 27 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 27 (7.69%) User Experience
4 22 (6.27%) Management Information System
5 18 (5.13%) Statistics
5 18 (5.13%) Blog
6 10 (2.85%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.85%) Psychology
7 8 (2.28%) Copywriting
7 8 (2.28%) Open Source
8 7 (1.99%) Data Extraction
8 7 (1.99%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.71%) Social Network
9 6 (1.71%) FMCG
9 6 (1.71%) Mobile Payment
10 5 (1.42%) Visualisation
10 5 (1.42%) Smartphone
10 5 (1.42%) Replication
11 4 (1.14%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 34 (9.69%) Windows
2 30 (8.55%) Linux
3 17 (4.84%) UNIX
4 15 (4.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (3.70%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.85%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (23.93%) Analytics
2 63 (17.95%) Project Management
3 58 (16.52%) Data Analysis
4 52 (14.81%) Product Management
5 47 (13.39%) E-Commerce
6 44 (12.54%) CRM
7 43 (12.25%) Digital Marketing
8 42 (11.97%) Web Analytics
9 38 (10.83%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
11 24 (6.84%) SEO
11 24 (6.84%) Pay per click
12 23 (6.55%) Customer Insight
13 22 (6.27%) Competitor Analysis
14 19 (5.41%) Strategic Planning
15 18 (5.13%) Business Development
16 17 (4.84%) B2B
16 17 (4.84%) Product Marketing
17 16 (4.56%) MVC
18 15 (4.27%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (13.68%) JavaScript
2 46 (13.11%) SQL
3 39 (11.11%) PHP
4 23 (6.55%) Java
5 14 (3.99%) Ruby
6 12 (3.42%) C#
7 10 (2.85%) R
7 10 (2.85%) Shell Script
8 8 (2.28%) C
9 5 (1.42%) VBA
9 5 (1.42%) PHP5
10 4 (1.14%) MATLAB
11 3 (0.85%) Python
12 2 (0.57%) C++
12 2 (0.57%) VB
13 1 (0.28%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 100 (28.49%) Degree
2 12 (3.42%) MBA
3 4 (1.14%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.14%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.85%) CCNP
4 3 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.57%) PMP
5 2 (0.57%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.57%) CCNA
5 2 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.28%) GNVQ
6 1 (0.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.70%) QA
2 6 (1.71%) SLA
3 5 (1.42%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (2.85%) HDFS
2 5 (1.42%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 59 (16.81%) Microsoft
2 48 (13.68%) Google
3 23 (6.55%) Adobe
4 21 (5.98%) Oracle
5 13 (3.70%) Business Objects
6 11 (3.13%) Omniture
7 10 (2.85%) ClickTale
7 10 (2.85%) Tealeaf
7 10 (2.85%) Hitwise
7 10 (2.85%) Facebook
7 10 (2.85%) Rackspace
7 10 (2.85%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (2.28%) Cisco
8 8 (2.28%) Sitecore
9 6 (1.71%) Tableau
10 5 (1.42%) VMware
11 4 (1.14%) Confirmit
12 3 (0.85%) F5
13 2 (0.57%) Zend
13 2 (0.57%) Siebel
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