The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Market Research skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Market Research over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Market Research
England / North West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 247 236 241
Rank change year-on-year -11 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Market Research 25 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.37% 0.018% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.020% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 12
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.31% +31.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,750 £43,750 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,250 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -17.64%  

Market Research is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6156 4952 5674
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.91% 88.30% 89.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19927 16677 18480
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Market Research
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Market Research as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Market Research in the North West

Market Research
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Market Research in the North West

Market Research
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Market Research in the North West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Market Research in the North West

Market Research
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Market Research within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 14 £40,000 - 1
Cheshire -28 7 £18,500 -61.05% 3
Lancashire - 3 - - 1
Market Research
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Market Research also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Market Research.

1 14 (43.75%) Marketing
2 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (31.25%) SQL
4 9 (28.13%) C#
4 9 (28.13%) .NET
4 9 (28.13%) Web Services
4 9 (28.13%) Degree
4 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (28.13%) Test Automation
5 8 (25.00%) Big Data
5 8 (25.00%) Analytics
6 7 (21.88%) Amazon EMR
6 7 (21.88%) Open Source
6 7 (21.88%) Clojure
6 7 (21.88%) MapReduce
6 7 (21.88%) Amazon Redshift
6 7 (21.88%) Apache Spark
6 7 (21.88%) Data Structures
6 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (21.88%) Scala
6 7 (21.88%) Hadoop
6 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (21.88%) Haskell
6 7 (21.88%) OO
6 7 (21.88%) Apache
6 7 (21.88%) Java
6 7 (21.88%) Python
6 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
6 7 (21.88%) Data Acquisition
7 6 (18.75%) Asset Management

Market Research
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (21.88%) Apache
1 7 (21.88%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (21.88%) Amazon EMR
2 4 (12.50%) SaaS
3 3 (9.38%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) Big Data
2 7 (21.88%) Amazon Redshift
2 7 (21.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.25%) Mercurial
General
1 14 (43.75%) Marketing
2 6 (18.75%) Legal
3 5 (15.63%) Finance
4 4 (12.50%) Banking
5 3 (9.38%) Retail
6 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (6.25%) Retail Banking
7 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Analyst
1 7 (21.88%) Data Engineer
1 7 (21.88%) Product Manager
1 7 (21.88%) Scala Software Engineer
1 7 (21.88%) Software Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Account Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Data Programmer
3 4 (12.50%) Programmer
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (9.38%) Banking Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Lead C# Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) .NET
1 9 (28.13%) Web Services
2 5 (15.63%) HTML
3 3 (9.38%) CSS
4 2 (6.25%) Apache Flex
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (6.25%) Flash
4 2 (6.25%) NHibernate
4 2 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (21.88%) Data Structures
2 3 (9.38%) Smart Meter
2 3 (9.38%) Virtual Team
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.25%) NHS
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) FMCG
4 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (28.13%) Test Automation
3 8 (25.00%) Analytics
4 7 (21.88%) Data Acquisition
4 7 (21.88%) MapReduce
4 7 (21.88%) OO
4 7 (21.88%) Open Source
4 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
5 6 (18.75%) Asset Management
5 6 (18.75%) Data Protection
5 6 (18.75%) Logistics
5 6 (18.75%) Product Management
5 6 (18.75%) Telesales
6 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.50%) B2B
7 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 4 (12.50%) Line Management
7 4 (12.50%) Statistics
7 4 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 9 (28.13%) C#
3 7 (21.88%) Clojure
3 7 (21.88%) Haskell
3 7 (21.88%) Java
3 7 (21.88%) Python
3 7 (21.88%) Scala
4 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.25%) ActionScript
5 2 (6.25%) ActionScript 3.0
5 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Askia
1 3 (9.38%) Cognizant
1 3 (9.38%) Nebu
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.13%) Confirmit
Cheshire
ECOM
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Salary Based on Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool
ECOM
Salary: £25000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Warrington
Global Lifecycle Solutions EMEA Limited (Global EMEA)
Salary: £17,000-£20,000 basic salary with a lucrative commission structure and
Posted: 7 days ago
Appleton Thorn, Cheshire
Global Lifecycle Solutions EMEA
Salary: Up to £20k basic, £40k+ OTE
Posted: 7 days ago