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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Market Research
Rank 213 207 190
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -17
Permanent jobs citing Market Research 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.018% 0.018% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.024% 0.024% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £29,000 £26,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.43% -60.74%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -25.00%
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
4227 4237 3570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 76.62% 77.42% 74.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3493 3576 3029
Average salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
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 21 August 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
Birmingham +3 1 £29,000 +9.43%
Market Research
England

Market Research
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) SPSS
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Spanish Language
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft