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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Market Research
Rank - 200 179
Permanent jobs citing Market Research 0 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.12% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.15% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 17
Average salary - £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -23.52%
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
4533 3872 3598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.76% 77.75% 75.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3968 3227 3139
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) SPSS
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft