The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Market Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Market Data Analyst
Rank 881 949 988
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Market Data Analyst 34 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.017% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.018% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 5
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £38,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £71,500 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary - - £50,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94583 105789 113621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79575 87313 92642
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Market Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Market Data Analyst in the job title.

Market Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Market Data Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Market Data Analyst within the UK.

Market Data Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Market Data Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Market Data Analyst over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 within the UK.

Market Data Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Market Data Analyst
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Market Data Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +64 34 £70,000 +7.69% 1
London +56 33 £70,000 +7.69% 1
City of London +72 11 £67,500 +14.89%
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -

Market Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Market Data 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 featuring Market Data Analyst in the job title.

1 38 (70.37%) Finance
2 26 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (31.48%) Data Modelling
4 16 (29.63%) TCP/IP
4 16 (29.63%) Multicast
5 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (22.22%) Reference Data
6 12 (22.22%) Degree
6 12 (22.22%) SDLC
6 12 (22.22%) C++
7 11 (20.37%) SQL
7 11 (20.37%) Bloomberg
8 10 (18.52%) Reuters
9 9 (16.67%) Waterfall
10 8 (14.81%) QA
10 8 (14.81%) Front Office
10 8 (14.81%) Equities
11 7 (12.96%) Project Management
11 7 (12.96%) Investment Management
12 6 (11.11%) Banking
13 5 (9.26%) Investment Banking
13 5 (9.26%) Thomson Reuters DACS
14 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
14 4 (7.41%) Electronic Trading
14 4 (7.41%) Derivative
14 4 (7.41%) Unix
15 3 (5.56%) VBA
15 3 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 3 (5.56%) Financial Institution
15 3 (5.56%) Fixed Income

Market Data Analyst Skill Set
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 1 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) ION MarketView
2 1 (1.85%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) AdWords
1 1 (1.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.63%) Multicast
1 16 (29.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Power BI
1 1 (1.85%) PowerPivot
1 1 (1.85%) QlikView
1 1 (1.85%) Tick Data
General
1 38 (70.37%) Finance
2 8 (14.81%) Front Office
3 6 (11.11%) Banking
4 5 (9.26%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.85%) Legal
6 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 26 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (22.22%) Reference Data
3 8 (14.81%) Equities
4 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.41%) Derivative
5 3 (5.56%) Fixed Income
5 3 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (5.56%) OTC Derivatives
6 2 (3.70%) Hedge funds
6 2 (3.70%) Pricing Data
6 2 (3.70%) Statistics
7 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.85%) iPad
7 1 (1.85%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Unix
2 2 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) Data Modelling
2 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (22.22%) SDLC
4 9 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 7 (12.96%) Investment Management
5 7 (12.96%) Project Management
6 4 (7.41%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (5.56%) Data Governance
8 2 (3.70%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.70%) Low Latency
9 1 (1.85%) Business Analysis
9 1 (1.85%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (1.85%) Direct Marketing
9 1 (1.85%) Quantitative Trading
9 1 (1.85%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.85%) Systematic Trading
9 1 (1.85%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.85%) Web Analytics
9 1 (1.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) C++
2 11 (20.37%) SQL
3 3 (5.56%) VBA
4 1 (1.85%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (1.85%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) QA
2 3 (5.56%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.56%) SSAE 16
3 2 (3.70%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Bloomberg
2 10 (18.52%) Reuters
3 3 (5.56%) FactSet
4 2 (3.70%) ION Trading
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.85%) Citrix
5 1 (1.85%) Fidessa
5 1 (1.85%) Google
5 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.85%) VMware