Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Competitive Intelligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Competitive Intelligence over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Competitive Intelligence
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1146 1181 1255
Rank change year-on-year +35 +74 +28
Permanent jobs citing Competitive Intelligence 28 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.008% 0.011%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.018% 0.009% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 17
UK median annual salary £35,000 £55,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.36% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £29,375 £41,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £89,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 - £49,500

Competitive Intelligence is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 155,871 157,999 183,963
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.87% 89.53% 88.86%
Number of salaries quoted 125,016 130,615 152,469
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Competitive Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Competitive Intelligence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Competitive Intelligence in the UK

Competitive Intelligence
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Competitive Intelligence.

Salary trend for Competitive Intelligence in the UK

Competitive Intelligence
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Competitive Intelligence over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Competitive Intelligence in the UK

Competitive Intelligence
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Competitive Intelligence within the UK over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +20 26 £35,000 -36.36% 3
UK excluding London +37 14 £55,000 - 1
London +10 14 £35,000 -36.36% 2
South East - 12 £55,000 -
Wales +18 2 - -

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Competitive Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Competitive Intelligence.

1 11 (39.29%) Machine Learning
1 11 (39.29%) Adthena
2 10 (35.71%) SQL
3 9 (32.14%) Marketing
3 9 (32.14%) Product Management
4 8 (28.57%) Business Development
5 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
5 6 (21.43%) SaaS
5 6 (21.43%) Virtual Team
6 5 (17.86%) Presales
6 5 (17.86%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (17.86%) Big Data
6 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
6 5 (17.86%) Node.js
6 5 (17.86%) Master Data Management
6 5 (17.86%) Ansible
6 5 (17.86%) Degree
6 5 (17.86%) TDD
6 5 (17.86%) Data Management
6 5 (17.86%) Java
7 4 (14.29%) Finance
7 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
7 4 (14.29%) C
7 4 (14.29%) Google
7 4 (14.29%) Search Engine Marketing
7 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (14.29%) Natural Language Processing
7 4 (14.29%) Open Source

Competitive Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (10.71%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) SaaS
2 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (10.71%) AdWords
4 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Big Data
1 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.71%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (10.71%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.57%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Jasmine
1 2 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (7.14%) Mocha
1 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
1 2 (7.14%) webpack
General
1 9 (32.14%) Marketing
2 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Consultant
1 5 (17.86%) Developer
1 5 (17.86%) Java Developer
1 5 (17.86%) Presales Consultant
1 5 (17.86%) Technical Consultant
1 5 (17.86%) Technical Presales Consultant
2 3 (10.71%) IT Manager
2 3 (10.71%) IT Services Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Business Development Executive
3 2 (7.14%) Cassandra Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Data Scientist
3 2 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Full Stack Web Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Java Web Developer
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Node.js Developer
3 2 (7.14%) PPC Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Scala Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Service Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Node.js
2 4 (14.29%) Natural Language Processing
3 3 (10.71%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (7.14%) Angular 2
4 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.14%) Backbone.js
4 2 (7.14%) Chai
4 2 (7.14%) D3.js
4 2 (7.14%) Highcharts JS
4 2 (7.14%) Jest
4 2 (7.14%) TensorFlow
4 2 (7.14%) XGBoost
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
1 6 (21.43%) Virtual Team
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.57%) Cloud Native
4 1 (3.57%) Internet of Things
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Machine Learning
2 9 (32.14%) Product Management
3 8 (28.57%) Business Development
4 5 (17.86%) Data Management
4 5 (17.86%) Master Data Management
4 5 (17.86%) Presales
4 5 (17.86%) TDD
5 4 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (14.29%) Open Source
5 4 (14.29%) Search Engine Marketing
5 4 (14.29%) SOLID
6 3 (10.71%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (10.71%) B2B
6 3 (10.71%) Competitor Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) Pay per click
7 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.14%) B2C
7 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.14%) CRM
7 2 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) Java
3 4 (14.29%) C
4 3 (10.71%) Scala
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Adthena
2 4 (14.29%) Google
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) T-Plan
4 1 (3.57%) Twitter