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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Market Research
UK
Rank 706 759 814
Rank change year-on-year +53 +55  
Permanent jobs citing Market Research 159 182 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.20% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 110 129 121
Median salary £50,000 £51,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.91% +14.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.45% +18.57%  

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 74701 90545 91461
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.04% 88.48% 87.02%
Number of salaries quoted 61327 74932 73985
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 22 March 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 22 March 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 +78 146 £50,000 -2.91% 354
London +66 95 £50,000 -16.66% 23
South East +45 28 £63,750 +82.14% 97
City of London +51 12 £42,500 -15.00% 9
Surrey +41 9 £76,250 +142.06% 14
East Midlands +9 9 - - 28
Leicestershire - 9 - - 6
North West -26 7 £33,500 +41.05% 42
Berkshire +35 6 £45,000 +28.57% 9
Reading +35 6 £45,000 +28.57% 1
South Wales +20 6 £52,500 +31.25% 7
Wales +18 6 £52,500 +31.25% 21
Cardiff +14 6 £52,500 +31.25%
Buckinghamshire - 6 £52,500 - 11
Oxfordshire +4 5 £20,500 -54.44% 8
Manchester -24 4 £35,000 +47.36% 10
Yorkshire - 4 £41,000 - 32
Leicester - 4 - - 1
North Yorkshire - 3 £41,000 - 12
Paddington - 3 £58,000 -
Beaconsfield - 3 £65,000 - 1
East of England +5 2 £42,500 -32.00% 41
Lancaster - 2 £32,000 -
Lancashire - 2 £32,000 - 7
Skipton - 2 £41,000 -
Hertfordshire +10 1 £30,000 -41.74% 10
Watford -6 1 £30,000 -41.74% 1
Ealing - 1 - -
High Wycombe - 1 £35,000 - 2
Milton Keynes - 1 £40,000 - 1

Market Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 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.

1 111 (41.11%) Marketing
2 81 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (25.19%) Analytics
4 58 (21.48%) Analytical Skills
5 53 (19.63%) Finance
6 51 (18.89%) SQL
7 49 (18.15%) Degree
8 46 (17.04%) Customer Insight
9 41 (15.19%) Retail
10 39 (14.44%) Microsoft
11 33 (12.22%) Business Intelligence
11 33 (12.22%) MS Excel
12 30 (11.11%) Scrum
13 29 (10.74%) Project Management
13 29 (10.74%) User Experience
14 27 (10.00%) CRM
15 25 (9.26%) Data Analysis
16 24 (8.89%) E-Commerce
16 24 (8.89%) MS Office
16 24 (8.89%) Mentoring
17 23 (8.52%) Ethnography
17 23 (8.52%) Web Analytics
18 22 (8.15%) Business Development
18 22 (8.15%) HTML
19 21 (7.78%) FMCG
19 21 (7.78%) Big Data
20 19 (7.04%) CSS
20 19 (7.04%) Windows
20 19 (7.04%) Predictive Analytics
21 18 (6.67%) JavaScript

Market Research
Top Related 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 16 (5.93%) SAS
2 9 (3.33%) IIS
3 5 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.48%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.11%) Apache
5 3 (1.11%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.37%) CMS
6 1 (0.37%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.37%) Drupal
Applications
1 33 (12.22%) MS Excel
2 24 (8.89%) MS Office
3 16 (5.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (4.07%) SPSS
5 5 (1.85%) Photoshop
5 5 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.48%) InDesign
6 4 (1.48%) Weka
7 2 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.74%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.48%) SAP Business One
1 4 (1.48%) WebTrends
2 3 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.37%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.30%) SaaS
2 9 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.33%) Google Analytics
3 7 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.85%) Adobe Analytics
4 5 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.11%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (1.11%) Yammer
6 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.37%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.37%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.59%) DHCP
1 7 (2.59%) DNS
2 3 (1.11%) Internet
2 3 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.74%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.74%) Wireless
3 2 (0.74%) ZigBee
4 1 (0.37%) GPRS
4 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.78%) Big Data
2 13 (4.81%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.59%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (2.22%) MySQL
5 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Power View
5 5 (1.85%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.48%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.11%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (1.11%) Base SAS
7 3 (1.11%) QlikView
7 3 (1.11%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 3 (1.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (0.74%) MS Access
8 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.37%) OLAP
9 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (2.96%) JIRA
2 4 (1.48%) RSpec
3 2 (0.74%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.74%) gulp
3 2 (0.74%) Mercurial
3 2 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.37%) Grunt
4 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 111 (41.11%) Marketing
2 53 (19.63%) Finance
3 41 (15.19%) Retail
4 16 (5.93%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.44%) Banking
6 11 (4.07%) Automotive
7 10 (3.70%) Games
8 9 (3.33%) Advertising
8 9 (3.33%) Financial Institution
8 9 (3.33%) Publishing
9 7 (2.59%) Legal
10 6 (2.22%) French Language
10 6 (2.22%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.48%) Electronics
12 3 (1.11%) Italian Language
12 3 (1.11%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.74%) German Language
13 2 (0.74%) Law
13 2 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.74%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (21.48%) Analyst
2 34 (12.59%) Product Manager
3 26 (9.63%) Developer
4 24 (8.89%) Research Manager
5 22 (8.15%) Market Research Manager
6 21 (7.78%) Business Analyst
7 19 (7.04%) Consultant
8 15 (5.56%) Development Manager
9 13 (4.81%) Marketing Manager
10 12 (4.44%) Data Analyst
10 12 (4.44%) Senior Manager
11 10 (3.70%) Agile Business Analyst
11 10 (3.70%) User Researcher
12 8 (2.96%) Insight Manager
12 8 (2.96%) Marketing Director
12 8 (2.96%) Research Analyst
12 8 (2.96%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (2.96%) Senior Product Manager
13 7 (2.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (2.59%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.15%) HTML
2 19 (7.04%) CSS
3 18 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 13 (4.81%) .NET
5 11 (4.07%) Node.js
5 11 (4.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (3.70%) JSON
7 9 (3.33%) ASP.NET
7 9 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (3.33%) XML
8 8 (2.96%) jQuery
9 7 (2.59%) HTML5
9 7 (2.59%) Web Services
10 6 (2.22%) React
11 5 (1.85%) CSS3
11 5 (1.85%) TensorFlow
12 4 (1.48%) Ruby on Rails
13 3 (1.11%) D3.js
13 3 (1.11%) KnockoutJS
14 2 (0.74%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 58 (21.48%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (10.74%) User Experience
3 21 (7.78%) FMCG
4 14 (5.19%) Social Media
5 11 (4.07%) Credit Risk
6 8 (2.96%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.59%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.59%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (2.22%) EPoS
9 5 (1.85%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.48%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.48%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.48%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.74%) Animation
11 2 (0.74%) Chip and PIN
11 2 (0.74%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.74%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.74%) Smart Home
11 2 (0.74%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.04%) Windows
2 9 (3.33%) Windows Server
2 9 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (2.96%) Linux
4 7 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.74%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (25.19%) Analytics
3 46 (17.04%) Customer Insight
4 33 (12.22%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (11.11%) Scrum
6 29 (10.74%) Project Management
7 27 (10.00%) CRM
8 25 (9.26%) Data Analysis
9 24 (8.89%) E-Commerce
9 24 (8.89%) Mentoring
10 23 (8.52%) Ethnography
10 23 (8.52%) Web Analytics
11 22 (8.15%) Business Development
12 19 (7.04%) Predictive Analytics
13 17 (6.30%) Line Management
14 16 (5.93%) Software Engineering
14 16 (5.93%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (5.56%) Anthropology
15 15 (5.56%) Semiotics
16 14 (5.19%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 51 (18.89%) SQL
2 18 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 13 (4.81%) C
3 13 (4.81%) C#
4 9 (3.33%) C++
4 9 (3.33%) Ruby
5 8 (2.96%) Python
6 7 (2.59%) PowerShell
7 5 (1.85%) Java
8 4 (1.48%) Elixir
8 4 (1.48%) MATLAB
9 3 (1.11%) Clojure
9 3 (1.11%) Haskell
9 3 (1.11%) SAS Macro
9 3 (1.11%) Scala
10 2 (0.74%) ActionScript
10 2 (0.74%) ActionScript 3.0
10 2 (0.74%) PHP
10 2 (0.74%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 49 (18.15%) Degree
2 3 (1.11%) MBA
3 2 (0.74%) PhD
4 1 (0.37%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.37%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.37%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.81%) QA
2 4 (1.48%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.74%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.37%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.37%) Basel III
4 1 (0.37%) SEPA
4 1 (0.37%) SLA
4 1 (0.37%) TARGET2
System Software
1 7 (2.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.48%) Puppet
2 1 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 39 (14.44%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.30%) Google
2 17 (6.30%) Samsung
3 11 (4.07%) Cognizant
4 9 (3.33%) Cognos
4 9 (3.33%) SAP
5 8 (2.96%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (2.59%) Dell
6 7 (2.59%) VMware
7 6 (2.22%) Adobe
8 5 (1.85%) IBM
8 5 (1.85%) MicroStrategy
8 5 (1.85%) Tableau
9 4 (1.48%) Brio
9 4 (1.48%) Coremetrics
9 4 (1.48%) Omniture
10 2 (0.74%) Apple
10 2 (0.74%) Sophos
10 2 (0.74%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.37%) Alteryx
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 to £80,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Capgemini
Salary: Market related
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 35000
Posted: 14 hours ago
Enderby, Leicestershire
Next
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Morgan Mckinley
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiablea
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £100,000 + big bonus & perks
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + OTE & Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £31,000 per annum £21k basic + £10k possible commission, 30 days
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000- £58,000 plus an incredible package
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Next
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bonus, pension, snacks! etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + many generous benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + com+ben/market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Swinton, Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, shares etc
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Martin & Conley
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 30% Uncapped OTC
Posted: 5 days ago