Period
to 11 November 2019

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 6 months to 11 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Competitor Analysis
UK
6 months to
11 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 864 1026 1110
Rank change year-on-year +162 +84 -34
Permanent jobs citing Competitor Analysis 209 118 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.073% 0.059%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.080% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 191 82 87
UK median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,500 £26,050
90th Percentile £52,500 £79,750 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% +33.33% +15.38%

Competitor Analysis 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 124,995 147,643 165,475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.08% 91.84% 92.24%
Number of salaries quoted 98,753 117,492 130,872
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £84,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Competitor Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Competitor Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 11 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Competitor Analysis in the UK

Competitor Analysis
Top 11 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 6 months to 11 November 2019. 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 +183 207 £42,500 -15.00% 16
UK excluding London +185 184 £42,500 -15.00% 12
North of England +166 148 £41,250 -2.94% 5
North West +163 142 £42,500 +32.81% 2
London +35 23 £62,500 -3.85% 4
South West +19 14 £50,000 - 1
South East +27 13 £46,500 -15.45% 5
Midlands +27 9 £24,500 -51.00%
East Midlands +36 8 £24,500 -20.33%
Yorkshire +8 6 £32,500 -23.53% 3
West Midlands +15 1 - -

For the 6 months to 11 November 2019, IT jobs citing Competitor Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Competitor Analysis.

1 132 (63.16%) User Experience
2 124 (59.33%) Analytics
3 123 (58.85%) Workflow
4 122 (58.37%) Line Management
5 121 (57.89%) Customer-Centricity
5 121 (57.89%) BPR
5 121 (57.89%) Systems Analysis
6 109 (52.15%) Business Analysis
7 108 (51.67%) Wireframes
8 105 (50.24%) Use Case
8 105 (50.24%) Customer Engagement
9 104 (49.76%) Change Management
9 104 (49.76%) Workflow Analysis
9 104 (49.76%) MoSCoW
9 104 (49.76%) Sprint Planning
9 104 (49.76%) Workshop Facilitation
10 35 (16.75%) Marketing
11 24 (11.48%) Software Engineering
11 24 (11.48%) Degree
12 19 (9.09%) Product Management
13 15 (7.18%) Public Sector
14 13 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (6.22%) SEO
14 13 (6.22%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (6.22%) SaaS
15 12 (5.74%) Validation
15 12 (5.74%) Finance
15 12 (5.74%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (5.74%) Marketing Strategy
16 11 (5.26%) Office 365

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 11 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.39%) CMS
2 5 (2.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (2.39%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.22%) SaaS
2 11 (5.26%) Office 365
2 11 (5.26%) Power Platform
3 6 (2.87%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.91%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (0.96%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.26%) Power BI
2 4 (1.91%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.48%) OLAP
3 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (1.91%) JIRA
General
1 35 (16.75%) Marketing
2 15 (7.18%) Public Sector
3 12 (5.74%) Finance
4 8 (3.83%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.87%) Advertising
5 6 (2.87%) Retail
6 4 (1.91%) Games
7 2 (0.96%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.48%) Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Billing
8 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Law
Job Titles
1 125 (59.81%) Analyst
2 108 (51.67%) Business Analyst
3 107 (51.20%) Digital Analyst
4 102 (48.80%) UX Analyst
5 101 (48.33%) Digital Business Analyst
6 77 (36.84%) Business Process Analyst
6 77 (36.84%) Process Analyst
7 20 (9.57%) Product Manager
8 18 (8.61%) Systems Analyst
9 17 (8.13%) Business Systems Analyst
10 11 (5.26%) Bid Manager
11 10 (4.78%) Marketing Manager
11 10 (4.78%) Online Product Manager
11 10 (4.78%) Web Manager
12 7 (3.35%) Product Owner
12 7 (3.35%) Research Analyst
13 6 (2.87%) SEO Executive
14 5 (2.39%) Marketing Executive
15 4 (1.91%) Engagement Manager
16 3 (1.44%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.39%) HTML
1 5 (2.39%) XML
2 4 (1.91%) CSS
3 2 (0.96%) REST
4 1 (0.48%) gRPC
4 1 (0.48%) SOAP
4 1 (0.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 132 (63.16%) User Experience
2 13 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 11 (5.26%) Virtual Team
4 6 (2.87%) Algorithms
4 6 (2.87%) Blog
5 5 (2.39%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.39%) Social Media
6 4 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.91%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.91%) NHS
6 4 (1.91%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.48%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.48%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.48%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.44%) Android
1 3 (1.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (59.33%) Analytics
2 123 (58.85%) Workflow
3 122 (58.37%) Line Management
4 121 (57.89%) BPR
4 121 (57.89%) Customer-Centricity
4 121 (57.89%) Systems Analysis
5 109 (52.15%) Business Analysis
6 108 (51.67%) Wireframes
7 105 (50.24%) Customer Engagement
7 105 (50.24%) Use Case
8 104 (49.76%) Change Management
8 104 (49.76%) MoSCoW
8 104 (49.76%) Sprint Planning
8 104 (49.76%) Workflow Analysis
8 104 (49.76%) Workshop Facilitation
9 24 (11.48%) Software Engineering
10 19 (9.09%) Product Management
11 13 (6.22%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (6.22%) SEO
12 12 (5.74%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.87%) C
2 2 (0.96%) SQL
3 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.48%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (11.48%) Degree
2 11 (5.26%) APMP
3 1 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.44%) SLA
2 1 (0.48%) IFRS
2 1 (0.48%) PMO
Vendors
1 11 (5.26%) Google
2 7 (3.35%) Screaming Frog
3 4 (1.91%) Adobe
4 2 (0.96%) Facebook
4 2 (0.96%) Instagram
4 2 (0.96%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.48%) DeepCrawl
5 1 (0.48%) HubSpot
5 1 (0.48%) Pinterest
5 1 (0.48%) Spotify
5 1 (0.48%) Tableau
5 1 (0.48%) Twitter