Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Competitor Analysis
UK
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1115 1093 1131
Rank change year-on-year -22 +38 +25
Permanent jobs citing Competitor Analysis 73 178 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.088% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.046% 0.099% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 56 117 133
UK median annual salary £45,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.56% - +18.42%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,700 £25,250
90th Percentile £84,375 £77,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £34,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year -11.76% -16.05% +8.72%

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 160109 179919 194848
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.89% 87.86%
Number of salaries quoted 128522 149744 158446
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Competitor Analysis in the UK

Competitor Analysis
Top 13 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 22 July 2017. 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 -10 67 £47,500 +5.56% 7
UK excluding London +38 40 £30,000 -11.76% 3
London -7 32 £75,000 +42.86% 4
South East +45 13 £30,000 -25.00% 1
North of England -14 11 £33,500 +28.85%
North West -24 8 £30,500 -12.86%
South West +12 6 £30,000 -25.00%
Yorkshire +26 3 £80,000 +229.90%
East of England +24 3 £30,000 +20.00%
Scotland +16 3 £40,000 +31.15%
Midlands +27 2 £28,500 -12.31% 2
West Midlands +23 2 £28,500 -9.52% 2
Wales - 2 £66,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 55 (75.34%) Marketing
2 25 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (30.14%) Analytics
4 20 (27.40%) HTML
5 19 (26.03%) User Experience
5 19 (26.03%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (24.66%) Degree
7 17 (23.29%) Google
8 14 (19.18%) Scrum
8 14 (19.18%) CSS
8 14 (19.18%) Google Analytics
9 13 (17.81%) SEO
10 11 (15.07%) Digital Marketing
10 11 (15.07%) Product Management
11 10 (13.70%) CSS3
11 10 (13.70%) Games
11 10 (13.70%) Prototyping
12 9 (12.33%) SaaS
12 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
13 8 (10.96%) E-Commerce
13 8 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (10.96%) Adobe
13 8 (10.96%) Product Marketing
13 8 (10.96%) Wireframes
13 8 (10.96%) Marketing Strategy
14 7 (9.59%) Presales
14 7 (9.59%) Usability Testing
14 7 (9.59%) HTML5
14 7 (9.59%) Social Media
14 7 (9.59%) Finance

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 6 (8.22%) WordPress
2 2 (2.74%) SAS
3 1 (1.37%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.11%) InVision
2 3 (4.11%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (4.11%) UXPin
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.37%) Magento
2 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.18%) Google Analytics
2 9 (12.33%) SaaS
3 6 (8.22%) IaaS
3 6 (8.22%) PaaS
4 3 (4.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 3 (4.11%) AdWords
5 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) MPLS
1 6 (8.22%) WAN
2 4 (5.48%) Internet
3 1 (1.37%) Broadband
3 1 (1.37%) DSL
3 1 (1.37%) GPRS
3 1 (1.37%) NGN
3 1 (1.37%) PSTN
3 1 (1.37%) Value-Added Service
3 1 (1.37%) VoLTE
3 1 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.37%) Big Data
1 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.37%) MS Access
1 1 (1.37%) MySQL
1 1 (1.37%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Axure RP
2 2 (2.74%) Firebug
2 2 (2.74%) JIRA
General
1 55 (75.34%) Marketing
2 10 (13.70%) Games
3 7 (9.59%) Finance
4 6 (8.22%) Electronics
4 6 (8.22%) Telecoms
5 5 (6.85%) Retail
6 4 (5.48%) Back Office
6 4 (5.48%) Banking
6 4 (5.48%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.74%) Advertising
7 2 (2.74%) Billing
7 2 (2.74%) Legal
7 2 (2.74%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (2.74%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (41.10%) Product Manager
2 15 (20.55%) Senior Manager
3 13 (17.81%) Senior Product Manager
4 9 (12.33%) Designer
4 9 (12.33%) SEO Specialist
4 9 (12.33%) UX Designer
5 8 (10.96%) Product Owner
5 8 (10.96%) UI Designer
5 8 (10.96%) UI/UX Designer
6 6 (8.22%) Marketing Executive
7 5 (6.85%) Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) Mobile Product Manager
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Product Owner
8 4 (5.48%) Digital Product Manager
8 4 (5.48%) Marketing Manager
8 4 (5.48%) Senior Mobile Product Manager
8 4 (5.48%) Web Manager
9 3 (4.11%) SEO Executive
9 3 (4.11%) Technical Specialist
10 2 (2.74%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.40%) HTML
2 14 (19.18%) CSS
3 10 (13.70%) CSS3
4 7 (9.59%) HTML5
5 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.03%) Analytical Skills
1 19 (26.03%) User Experience
2 7 (9.59%) Social Media
3 4 (5.48%) SWIFT
4 3 (4.11%) Animation
4 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Cloud
4 3 (4.11%) iPad
4 3 (4.11%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.74%) BBC
5 2 (2.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.74%) Over-the-Top Content
5 2 (2.74%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.37%) IPTV
6 1 (1.37%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (30.14%) Analytics
3 14 (19.18%) Scrum
4 13 (17.81%) SEO
5 11 (15.07%) Digital Marketing
5 11 (15.07%) Product Management
6 10 (13.70%) Prototyping
7 8 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (10.96%) E-Commerce
7 8 (10.96%) Marketing Strategy
7 8 (10.96%) Product Marketing
7 8 (10.96%) Wireframes
8 7 (9.59%) Presales
8 7 (9.59%) Usability Testing
9 6 (8.22%) Customer Requirements
9 6 (8.22%) Rapid Prototyping
9 6 (8.22%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (8.22%) WAN Optimisation
10 5 (6.85%) Market Research
10 5 (6.85%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.37%) SQL
2 1 (1.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (24.66%) Degree
2 6 (8.22%) MBA
3 1 (1.37%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (23.29%) Google
2 8 (10.96%) Adobe
3 4 (5.48%) SAP
4 3 (4.11%) HubSpot
5 2 (2.74%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.74%) Facebook
5 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
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