The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Competitor Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Competitor Analysis over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Competitor Analysis
UK
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 839 875 903
Rank change year-on-year +36 +28  
Permanent jobs citing Competitor Analysis 35 85 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.082% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.046% 0.093% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 27 60 56
Median salary £47,500 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £40,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year -25.00% +15.94%  

Competitor Analysis 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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 76555 91737 96448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.31% 88.79% 87.17%
Number of salaries quoted 62998 76245 77828
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Competitor Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Competitor Analysis in the UK

Competitor Analysis
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Competitor Analysis in the UK

Competitor Analysis
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Competitor Analysis over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Competitor Analysis in the UK

Competitor Analysis
Top 25 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Competitor Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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
England +54 33 £48,750 -2.50% 9
London +42 18 £75,000 +25.00% 5
South West +23 5 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Cirencester - 5 £30,000 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £30,000 -
South East +49 4 £47,500 +18.75% 1
East of England +14 3 £30,000 +20.00%
Manchester -19 2 £27,500 -31.25%
North West -26 2 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Southampton - 2 - -
Luton - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
City of London +32 1 £50,000 - 2
Hertfordshire +18 1 £30,000 +20.00%
Scotland +18 1 - -
Reading +14 1 - -
Berkshire +12 1 - -
Oxfordshire +8 1 £47,500 -17.39%
West Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 -
Abingdon - 1 £47,500 -
Watford - 1 £30,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £27,500 -

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT jobs citing Competitor Analysis 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 Competitor Analysis.

1 40 (71.43%) Marketing
2 16 (28.57%) User Experience
2 16 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.00%) Degree
4 11 (19.64%) Product Marketing
5 10 (17.86%) Analytics
5 10 (17.86%) Prototyping
6 9 (16.07%) Product Management
6 9 (16.07%) HTML
7 8 (14.29%) CSS
7 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
7 8 (14.29%) SaaS
7 8 (14.29%) Usability Testing
7 8 (14.29%) Wireframes
8 7 (12.50%) CSS3
8 7 (12.50%) Marketing Strategy
8 7 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 7 (12.50%) Adobe
8 7 (12.50%) Scrum
9 6 (10.71%) Finance
9 6 (10.71%) MBA
9 6 (10.71%) MPLS
9 6 (10.71%) WAN
9 6 (10.71%) WAN Optimisation
9 6 (10.71%) IaaS
9 6 (10.71%) PaaS
9 6 (10.71%) Rapid Prototyping
9 6 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (10.71%) Games

Competitor Analysis
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 2 (3.57%) SAS
2 1 (1.79%) CMS
2 1 (1.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.57%) InVision
3 2 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (3.57%) UXPin
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) SaaS
2 6 (10.71%) IaaS
2 6 (10.71%) PaaS
3 3 (5.36%) Google Analytics
4 2 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (3.57%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) MPLS
1 6 (10.71%) WAN
2 3 (5.36%) Internet
3 1 (1.79%) Broadband
3 1 (1.79%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) Big Data
1 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.79%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Axure RP
1 2 (3.57%) Firebug
1 2 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 40 (71.43%) Marketing
2 6 (10.71%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Games
3 5 (8.93%) Legal
4 4 (7.14%) Billing
5 3 (5.36%) Electronics
6 2 (3.57%) Advertising
6 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.79%) Online Betting
7 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (41.07%) Product Manager
2 9 (16.07%) Analyst
2 9 (16.07%) Senior Manager
2 9 (16.07%) Senior Product Manager
3 8 (14.29%) Designer
3 8 (14.29%) UX Designer
4 7 (12.50%) UI Designer
4 7 (12.50%) UI/UX Designer
5 6 (10.71%) Product Owner
6 5 (8.93%) Mobile Product Manager
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Product Owner
6 5 (8.93%) Web Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Mobile Product Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Marketing Executive
8 3 (5.36%) Marketing Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Software Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Software Product Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Data Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) HTML
2 8 (14.29%) CSS
3 7 (12.50%) CSS3
4 5 (8.93%) HTML5
5 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (28.57%) User Experience
2 5 (8.93%) Social Media
3 4 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (3.57%) Animation
5 2 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.57%) iPad
5 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.79%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (1.79%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (19.64%) Product Marketing
3 10 (17.86%) Analytics
3 10 (17.86%) Prototyping
4 9 (16.07%) Product Management
5 8 (14.29%) Usability Testing
5 8 (14.29%) Wireframes
6 7 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 7 (12.50%) Marketing Strategy
6 7 (12.50%) Scrum
7 6 (10.71%) Presales
7 6 (10.71%) Rapid Prototyping
7 6 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (10.71%) WAN Optimisation
8 5 (8.93%) CRM
8 5 (8.93%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (8.93%) SEO
9 4 (7.14%) Market Research
10 3 (5.36%) BPMN
10 3 (5.36%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (25.00%) Degree
2 6 (10.71%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Adobe
2 6 (10.71%) Google
3 3 (5.36%) Alteryx
3 3 (5.36%) HubSpot
3 3 (5.36%) Tableau
4 2 (3.57%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.57%) Facebook
4 2 (3.57%) Huawei
4 2 (3.57%) Intel
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.79%) ClickTale
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Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Searchability
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
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The Little Black Book Agency
Posted: 18 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
IT Staff
Salary: From £70,000 to £110,000 per annum + Stock Options
Posted: 26 days ago