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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Market Data Analyst
Rank 872 913 947
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Market Data Analyst 24 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.026% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.027% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 17
Median salary £70,000 £61,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,150 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £66,750 £82,000
UK excluding London median salary - £37,500 -

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
92091 104182 108737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.24% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77057 86801 87903
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +48 24 £70,000 +12.00%
London +41 23 £70,000 +9.80%
City of London +47 10 £67,500 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -

Market Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 37 (72.55%) Finance
2 22 (43.14%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (31.37%) Multicast
3 16 (31.37%) Reference Data
3 16 (31.37%) TCP/IP
4 15 (29.41%) Data Modelling
5 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (23.53%) C++
6 12 (23.53%) Bloomberg
6 12 (23.53%) SDLC
7 11 (21.57%) Reuters
7 11 (21.57%) Project Management
8 10 (19.61%) Banking
8 10 (19.61%) Investment Banking
8 10 (19.61%) Equities
9 9 (17.65%) Fixed Income
9 9 (17.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (13.73%) Waterfall
10 7 (13.73%) QA
11 6 (11.76%) Business Analysis
11 6 (11.76%) SQL
11 6 (11.76%) Front Office
11 6 (11.76%) Derivative
12 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
12 5 (9.80%) Hedge funds
12 5 (9.80%) Thomson Reuters DACS
13 4 (7.84%) Degree
13 4 (7.84%) Market Risk
13 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
13 4 (7.84%) Risk Management

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 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (1.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) AdWords
1 1 (1.96%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (31.37%) Multicast
1 16 (31.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) Power BI
1 1 (1.96%) PowerPivot
1 1 (1.96%) QlikView
General
1 37 (72.55%) Finance
2 10 (19.61%) Banking
2 10 (19.61%) Investment Banking
3 6 (11.76%) Front Office
4 3 (5.88%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 22 (43.14%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (31.37%) Reference Data
3 10 (19.61%) Equities
4 9 (17.65%) Fixed Income
4 9 (17.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (11.76%) Derivative
6 5 (9.80%) Hedge funds
7 4 (7.84%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (7.84%) Market Risk
7 4 (7.84%) Statistics
8 2 (3.92%) Pricing Data
9 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.96%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.96%) iPad
9 1 (1.96%) OTC Derivatives
9 1 (1.96%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Data Modelling
2 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (23.53%) SDLC
4 11 (21.57%) Project Management
5 7 (13.73%) Waterfall
6 6 (11.76%) Business Analysis
7 4 (7.84%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.88%) Data Governance
8 3 (5.88%) Electronic Trading
8 3 (5.88%) Investment Management
9 2 (3.92%) High-Frequency Trading
9 2 (3.92%) Low Latency
10 1 (1.96%) Analytics
10 1 (1.96%) Data Protection
10 1 (1.96%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (1.96%) Direct Marketing
10 1 (1.96%) Market Research
10 1 (1.96%) Migration
10 1 (1.96%) Quantitative Trading
10 1 (1.96%) Systematic Trading
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) C++
2 6 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (1.96%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (1.96%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) QA
2 3 (5.88%) SLA
3 2 (3.92%) MiFID
4 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.96%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Bloomberg
2 11 (21.57%) Reuters
3 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.92%) FactSet
5 1 (1.96%) Citrix
5 1 (1.96%) Fidessa
5 1 (1.96%) Google
5 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.96%) VMware