The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Market Research
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 693 800 786
Rank change year-on-year +107 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Market Research 182 135 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.15% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 120 88 150
Median salary £45,000 £39,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -17.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £26,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -27.83%  

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79794 87486 96432
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.91% 88.08%
Number of salaries quoted 64221 73157 78828
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Market Research
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Market Research
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Market Research in the UK

Market Research
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Market Research over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Market Research in the UK

Market Research
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Market Research within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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 +97 174 £45,500 +19.73% 34
London +54 93 £58,000 +16.00% 12
South East +43 32 £37,500 +30.43% 7
North West -11 25 £35,000 -26.31% 6
City of London +42 18 £80,000 +33.33% 2
Manchester - 14 £40,000 - 1
Berkshire +37 12 £37,000 +5.71% 1
Yorkshire +7 8 £30,864 -38.27% 2
West Sussex - 8 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire +18 7 £33,500 -33.00% 1
Leeds +13 7 £33,500 -33.00% 1
Cheshire -28 7 £18,500 -61.05% 3
Reading +22 6 £37,000 +5.71%
Surrey +19 6 £62,500 +92.30% 3
South West -3 6 £17,000 -57.50% 2
Warrington - 6 £18,500 - 1
East Midlands +25 5 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Buckinghamshire +1 5 £37,500 +25.00%
Dorset +2 4 £17,000 -57.50%
Horsham - 4 £40,000 -
Leicestershire - 4 - - 1
Ferndown - 4 £17,000 -
Paddington - 4 £58,000 -
Stockport - 4 £28,750 -
East of England -8 3 £50,000 - 2
Edinburgh - 3 £21,000 - 1
Scotland - 3 £21,000 - 1
Lancashire - 3 - - 1
Gerrards Cross - 3 £37,500 -
Hertfordshire +3 2 £52,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 with a requirement for Market Research.

1 149 (43.06%) Marketing
2 110 (31.79%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (29.48%) Degree
4 86 (24.86%) Analytics
5 83 (23.99%) Finance
6 82 (23.70%) Analytical Skills
7 58 (16.76%) Microsoft Excel
8 54 (15.61%) SQL
9 52 (15.03%) User Experience
10 51 (14.74%) Microsoft
11 46 (13.29%) Retail
12 40 (11.56%) Software Engineering
12 40 (11.56%) HTML
13 37 (10.69%) Customer Insight
14 36 (10.40%) Product Management
14 36 (10.40%) CSS
15 35 (10.12%) JavaScript
16 34 (9.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 32 (9.25%) Mentoring
18 31 (8.96%) Business Development
18 31 (8.96%) CRM
18 31 (8.96%) Project Management
19 30 (8.67%) Mathematics
20 29 (8.38%) Legal
20 29 (8.38%) Stakeholder Management
21 28 (8.09%) Python
22 27 (7.80%) E-Commerce
22 27 (7.80%) Microsoft Office
23 26 (7.51%) Business Intelligence
23 26 (7.51%) Scrum

Market Research
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 13 (3.76%) SAS
2 8 (2.31%) Apache Spark
2 8 (2.31%) IIS
3 7 (2.02%) Apache
4 5 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.45%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.29%) CMS
5 1 (0.29%) Confluence
5 1 (0.29%) Drupal
5 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 58 (16.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (9.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 27 (7.80%) Microsoft Office
4 21 (6.07%) SPSS
5 8 (2.31%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (1.45%) Photoshop
7 4 (1.16%) Weka
8 3 (0.87%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.87%) SPSS Modeler
9 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.29%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.29%) InVision
9 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.45%) SAP Business One
2 4 (1.16%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.87%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.07%) SaaS
2 17 (4.91%) Google Analytics
3 12 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (2.02%) Amazon EMR
5 5 (1.45%) Adobe Analytics
6 4 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.16%) Office 365
7 3 (0.87%) Yammer
8 2 (0.58%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.29%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.02%) DHCP
1 7 (2.02%) DNS
1 7 (2.02%) Internet
1 7 (2.02%) LAN
2 3 (0.87%) Intranet
3 2 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.58%) Wireless
4 1 (0.29%) 3G
4 1 (0.29%) 4G
4 1 (0.29%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.29%) Firewall
4 1 (0.29%) GPRS
4 1 (0.29%) GSM
4 1 (0.29%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.29%) SSL
4 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.29%) TETRA
4 1 (0.29%) VoIP
4 1 (0.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.91%) Big Data
2 16 (4.62%) SQL Server
3 10 (2.89%) Hadoop
4 9 (2.60%) MySQL
5 8 (2.31%) Data Mining
6 7 (2.02%) Amazon Redshift
7 5 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.45%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.45%) MS Access
7 5 (1.45%) QlikView
8 4 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.58%) Qlik Sense
11 1 (0.29%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.29%) Power BI
11 1 (0.29%) Spatial Data
11 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (2.60%) JIRA
2 5 (1.45%) RSpec
3 3 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.58%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.58%) Mercurial
General
1 149 (43.06%) Marketing
2 83 (23.99%) Finance
3 46 (13.29%) Retail
4 29 (8.38%) Legal
5 18 (5.20%) Advertising
6 17 (4.91%) Games
7 16 (4.62%) Banking
8 15 (4.34%) Publishing
9 11 (3.18%) Telecoms
10 10 (2.89%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (1.45%) French Language
12 5 (1.45%) German Language
12 5 (1.45%) Manufacturing
13 4 (1.16%) Automotive
13 4 (1.16%) Bengali Language
13 4 (1.16%) Hindi Language
13 4 (1.16%) Law
13 4 (1.16%) Turkish Language
13 4 (1.16%) Urdu Language
Job Titles
1 64 (18.50%) Analyst
2 55 (15.90%) Product Manager
3 25 (7.23%) Research Manager
4 23 (6.65%) Business Analyst
5 22 (6.36%) Developer
5 22 (6.36%) Senior Manager
6 20 (5.78%) Market Research Manager
7 19 (5.49%) Consultant
8 16 (4.62%) Data Analyst
8 16 (4.62%) User Researcher
9 15 (4.34%) Marketing Manager
10 12 (3.47%) Agile Business Analyst
10 12 (3.47%) Development Manager
11 11 (3.18%) Ruby Developer
11 11 (3.18%) Senior Product Manager
12 10 (2.89%) Digital Analyst
12 10 (2.89%) Insight Analyst
12 10 (2.89%) User Experience Researcher
13 9 (2.60%) Insight Manager
13 9 (2.60%) Market Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (11.56%) HTML
2 36 (10.40%) CSS
3 19 (5.49%) .NET
4 15 (4.34%) AngularJS
5 13 (3.76%) Node.js
6 10 (2.89%) Web Services
7 8 (2.31%) ASP.NET
7 8 (2.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (2.31%) Ruby on Rails
8 7 (2.02%) JSON
8 7 (2.02%) React
8 7 (2.02%) XML
9 6 (1.73%) TensorFlow
10 4 (1.16%) Natural Language Processing
11 3 (0.87%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.87%) ActiveX
11 3 (0.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (0.87%) WinForms
11 3 (0.87%) X-Windows
12 2 (0.58%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 82 (23.70%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (15.03%) User Experience
3 25 (7.23%) Social Media
4 18 (5.20%) Algorithms
4 18 (5.20%) FMCG
5 15 (4.34%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (2.02%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.02%) EPoS
6 7 (2.02%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (2.02%) Xbox
7 6 (1.73%) NHS
7 6 (1.73%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.45%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (1.45%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.16%) Blog
9 4 (1.16%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.16%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.49%) Windows
2 18 (5.20%) Unix
3 11 (3.18%) Linux
4 10 (2.89%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (31.79%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (24.86%) Analytics
3 40 (11.56%) Software Engineering
4 37 (10.69%) Customer Insight
5 36 (10.40%) Product Management
6 32 (9.25%) Mentoring
7 31 (8.96%) Business Development
7 31 (8.96%) CRM
7 31 (8.96%) Project Management
8 30 (8.67%) Mathematics
9 29 (8.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 27 (7.80%) E-Commerce
11 26 (7.51%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (7.51%) Scrum
12 25 (7.23%) B2B
13 24 (6.94%) Data Analysis
13 24 (6.94%) OO
13 24 (6.94%) Strategic Planning
14 21 (6.07%) Ethnography
14 21 (6.07%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 54 (15.61%) SQL
2 35 (10.12%) JavaScript
3 28 (8.09%) Python
4 23 (6.65%) Java
5 21 (6.07%) Scala
6 18 (5.20%) C++
7 17 (4.91%) C#
8 15 (4.34%) Ruby
9 8 (2.31%) C
10 7 (2.02%) Clojure
10 7 (2.02%) Elixir
10 7 (2.02%) Haskell
10 7 (2.02%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.73%) VBA
12 5 (1.45%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.16%) R
13 4 (1.16%) VB
14 3 (0.87%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.87%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.58%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 102 (29.48%) Degree
2 6 (1.73%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (1.16%) Postgraduate
4 3 (0.87%) Master's Degree
4 3 (0.87%) MBA
4 3 (0.87%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.58%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.58%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.29%) HNC
6 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.47%) QA
2 5 (1.45%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.16%) Actionable Recommendations
3 4 (1.16%) PMO
4 3 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.29%) Basel III
5 1 (0.29%) SEPA
5 1 (0.29%) SLA
5 1 (0.29%) TARGET2
System Software
1 7 (2.02%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.45%) Puppet
2 1 (0.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (14.74%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.51%) Google
3 17 (4.91%) Facebook
3 17 (4.91%) Twitter
4 12 (3.47%) Cognos
4 12 (3.47%) IBM
5 11 (3.18%) Samsung
6 8 (2.31%) Dell
7 7 (2.02%) Cognizant
7 7 (2.02%) Omniture
7 7 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (2.02%) VMware
8 6 (1.73%) Adobe
8 6 (1.73%) SAP
9 5 (1.45%) Cisco
9 5 (1.45%) MicroStrategy
10 4 (1.16%) Brio
10 4 (1.16%) Coremetrics
10 4 (1.16%) Oracle
11 3 (0.87%) Nebu
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Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + benefits
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I3
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Empiric
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus (10-15%) + Benefits
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Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £140,000 to £160,000 per annum
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Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum + benefits
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Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
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The Change Partners Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £72,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
ECOM
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Salary Based on Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Mindera
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: £22,000 - £29,000 DOE + Benefits
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ECOM
Salary: £25000 per annum + Additional Benefits
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Content Catalyst Ltd
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London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Package + Benefits
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A C Nielsen
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Creation Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 - £65,000 per year
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England
Ampersand Consulting
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London
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The Change Partners Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
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London
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