The table below looks at the statistics for the Research Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Research Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Research Manager
Rank 947 925 936
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Manager 4 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.015% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.016% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 4
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £41,565
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -15.79%
UK excluding London average salary £40,125 £60,000 £41,565
% change year-on-year
-33.12% +44.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Research Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Research Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Research Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Research Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Research Manager within the UK.

Research Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Research Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Research Manager over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Research Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Research Manager
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Research Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 5 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 -3 4 £52,500 +53.28%
London -7 2 £72,500 +116.41%
City of London +51 1 £85,000 +153.73%
East of England +2 1 £45,000 -25.00%
South East -7 1 £35,250 -54.51%
Slough - 1 £35,250 -
Berkshire - 1 £35,250 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £45,000 -

Research Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Research Manager in their job title 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 with Research Manager in their job title.

1 15 (50.00%) Finance
1 15 (50.00%) Degree
2 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (36.67%) Banking
3 11 (36.67%) Psychology
3 11 (36.67%) Fintech
4 10 (33.33%) Mobile Banking
4 10 (33.33%) Qualitative Research
4 10 (33.33%) User Experience
4 10 (33.33%) Ethnography
4 10 (33.33%) Ethnographic Research
4 10 (33.33%) Usability Testing
4 10 (33.33%) Retail
4 10 (33.33%) Content Management
4 10 (33.33%) Legal
4 10 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 6 (20.00%) Analytics
6 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (13.33%) Military
6 4 (13.33%) Automotive
6 4 (13.33%) Strategic Management
7 3 (10.00%) Equity Research
7 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (10.00%) Back Office
7 3 (10.00%) Service Management
7 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (10.00%) ITSM
7 3 (10.00%) Python
7 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (10.00%) ITIL

Research Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Research Manager in their job title 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 with Research Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.33%) Big Data
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 11 (36.67%) Banking
3 10 (33.33%) Legal
3 10 (33.33%) Retail
4 4 (13.33%) Automotive
4 4 (13.33%) Military
5 3 (10.00%) Back Office
6 1 (3.33%) Front Office
6 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) CSS
1 2 (6.67%) D3.js
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Fintech
1 11 (36.67%) Psychology
2 10 (33.33%) Mobile Banking
2 10 (33.33%) User Experience
3 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.67%) Physics
6 1 (3.33%) Blog
6 1 (3.33%) Economics
6 1 (3.33%) Equities
6 1 (3.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) Content Management
2 10 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 10 (33.33%) Ethnographic Research
2 10 (33.33%) Ethnography
2 10 (33.33%) Qualitative Research
2 10 (33.33%) Usability Testing
3 6 (20.00%) Analytics
4 4 (13.33%) Strategic Management
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (10.00%) Equity Research
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (10.00%) ITSM
5 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.00%) Service Management
6 2 (6.67%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.67%) OO
7 1 (3.33%) Business Development
7 1 (3.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (10.00%) Python
2 2 (6.67%) C
2 2 (6.67%) C#
2 2 (6.67%) C++
2 2 (6.67%) Java
2 2 (6.67%) R
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) PhD