The median annual salary for a Research Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Research Analyst
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 566 638 651
Rank change year-on-year +72 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Analyst 22 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.065% 0.038% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.039% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 11
Median salary £35,000 £68,750 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -49.09% +56.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £90,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £23,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year +41.30% -7.07%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32367 40743 40862
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.12% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27379 35161 34358
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Research Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Research Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Research Analyst in London

Research Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Research Analyst in London

Research Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Research Analyst in London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Research Analyst in London

Research Analyst
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Research Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 29 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
City of London +42 1 £55,000 -6.38%
Ealing - 1 - -
Research Analyst
England

Research Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Research Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Research Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (48.57%) Analytics
2 15 (42.86%) Finance
3 14 (40.00%) SQL
3 14 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 12 (34.29%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (31.43%) Equities
5 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
6 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (25.71%) VBA
8 8 (22.86%) Change Management
8 8 (22.86%) Degree
9 7 (20.00%) Fund Management
9 7 (20.00%) Fixed Income
9 7 (20.00%) Banking
10 6 (17.14%) Economics
10 6 (17.14%) MS PowerPoint
10 6 (17.14%) Reuters
10 6 (17.14%) Bloomberg
10 6 (17.14%) MATLAB
10 6 (17.14%) MS Office
10 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
10 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
10 6 (17.14%) Market Research
11 5 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
11 5 (14.29%) User Experience
12 4 (11.43%) Investment Banking
12 4 (11.43%) Operations Research
12 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
12 4 (11.43%) Power BI
12 4 (11.43%) Visualisation

Research Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.14%) MS Office
2 6 (17.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.86%) MS Project
4 1 (2.86%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) Power BI
2 2 (5.71%) QlikView
3 1 (2.86%) Big Data
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Investment Banking
4 3 (8.57%) Automotive
4 3 (8.57%) Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) Electronics
5 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.86%) French Language
5 1 (2.86%) Front Office
5 1 (2.86%) Games
5 1 (2.86%) German Language
5 1 (2.86%) Italian Language
5 1 (2.86%) Legal
5 1 (2.86%) Retail
5 1 (2.86%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (31.43%) Equities
3 7 (20.00%) Fixed Income
4 5 (14.29%) User Experience
5 4 (11.43%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.86%) Credit Risk
6 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Analytics
2 14 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (22.86%) Change Management
5 7 (20.00%) Fund Management
6 6 (17.14%) Economics
6 6 (17.14%) Market Research
6 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
7 4 (11.43%) Operations Research
7 4 (11.43%) Visualisation
8 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
8 3 (8.57%) CRM
8 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) Data Entry
8 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
8 3 (8.57%) Equity Research
8 3 (8.57%) Presales
8 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
9 2 (5.71%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) VBA
3 6 (17.14%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.86%) C#
4 1 (2.86%) Java
4 1 (2.86%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Bloomberg
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
1 6 (17.14%) Reuters
2 3 (8.57%) Birst
2 3 (8.57%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.86%) Google
3 1 (2.86%) Tableau
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