The table below looks at the statistics for Market Research skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Market Research over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Research
Rank 207 218 206
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Permanent jobs citing Market Research 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.054% 0.018% 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.064% 0.023% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £42,500 £29,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.55% +9.43%
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £32,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+56.92% -14.47%
Market Research
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4723 4391 4380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.48% 80.23% 79.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3867 3645 3717
Average salary £42,500 £42,350 £40,854
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.35% +3.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,299 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Market Research
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Market Research across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Market Research Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Market Research
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Market Research across the West Midlands region.

Market Research Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Market Research
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Market Research across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Market Research Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Market Research
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Market Research within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Staffordshire - 2 £42,500 -
Birmingham +9 1 £70,000 +141.37%
Market Research
England

Market Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 7 (87.50%) Marketing
2 6 (75.00%) Benchmarking
2 6 (75.00%) Retail
2 6 (75.00%) Social Media
2 6 (75.00%) Analytics
2 6 (75.00%) FMCG
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
3 1 (12.50%) Telerik
3 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (12.50%) Silverlight
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) OLAP
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint

Market Research
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) OLAP
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (87.50%) Marketing
2 6 (75.00%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (12.50%) Developer
1 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
1 1 (12.50%) Product Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
1 1 (12.50%) Senior Product Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 1 (12.50%) Silverlight
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) FMCG
1 6 (75.00%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Benchmarking
1 6 (75.00%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Telerik