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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Market Research
England / North West
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 243 226 231
Rank change year-on-year -17 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Market Research 7 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.11% 0.16% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.18% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 16
Median salary £33,500 £23,750 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.05% -23.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £40,750 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% +14.28%  

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 5561 5072 5850
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.36% 87.98% 88.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4626 4217 4701
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Market Research as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -21 4 £35,000 +47.36% 9
Lancashire - 2 £32,000 - 7
Market Research
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) Banking
4 3 (27.27%) Retail
4 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (27.27%) Haskell
4 3 (27.27%) Revenue Management
4 3 (27.27%) Business Development
4 3 (27.27%) Marketing
4 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) OO
4 3 (27.27%) Apache
4 3 (27.27%) Python
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Cognizant
4 3 (27.27%) CRM
4 3 (27.27%) Legal
4 3 (27.27%) Scala

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 3 (27.27%) Apache
1 3 (27.27%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon EMR
1 3 (27.27%) Yammer
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon Redshift
1 3 (27.27%) Big Data
1 3 (27.27%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
3 3 (27.27%) Legal
3 3 (27.27%) Marketing
3 3 (27.27%) Retail
4 2 (18.18%) Retail Banking
4 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 1 (9.09%) Electronics
5 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Banking Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Data Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Scala Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (18.18%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) AWS Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Big Data Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Lead .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Lead C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Lead Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate
4 1 (9.09%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Flex
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) Flash
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) NHibernate
2 2 (18.18%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (18.18%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Blog
2 1 (9.09%) FMCG
2 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Business Development
4 3 (27.27%) CRM
4 3 (27.27%) Data Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) Infographics
4 3 (27.27%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (27.27%) MapReduce
4 3 (27.27%) OO
4 3 (27.27%) Open Source
4 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
4 3 (27.27%) Revenue Management
4 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) Clojure
3 3 (27.27%) Haskell
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) Scala
4 2 (18.18%) ActionScript
4 2 (18.18%) ActionScript 3.0
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Cognizant
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Xamarin
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
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