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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Research Analyst
Rank 892 921 925
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Analyst 18 45 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.041% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.043% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 16 41 37
Median salary £40,375 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+27.86% -6.15%

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
91699 105420 108853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76674 87821 88006
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% -

Research Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Research Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Research Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Research Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Research Analyst
Salary Histogram

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

Research Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Research Analyst
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Research Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 +22 18 £40,375 -15.00% 1
London +34 13 £41,750 -16.50% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -2 4 £38,447 +7.22%
City of London +42 3 £41,750 -14.35% 1
South East +42 3 £21,000 -31.14%
Ealing - 3 £45,000 -
East of England +18 2 £40,750 +73.40%
Middlesex - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 £40,750 -
West Sussex - 1 £21,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £39,000 -
Gatwick - 1 £21,000 -

Research Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 featuring Research Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (60.61%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (39.39%) Degree
3 10 (30.30%) Data Analysis
4 8 (24.24%) Economics
4 8 (24.24%) Finance
4 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
5 7 (21.21%) Mathematics
5 7 (21.21%) Market Research
6 6 (18.18%) Statistics
7 5 (15.15%) Project Management
7 5 (15.15%) Analytics
8 4 (12.12%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (12.12%) Learning Management System
8 4 (12.12%) SaaS
8 4 (12.12%) SPSS
8 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
8 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
8 4 (12.12%) MS Office
8 4 (12.12%) ITIL
8 4 (12.12%) SQL
8 4 (12.12%) Stata
8 4 (12.12%) Marketing
8 4 (12.12%) Business Development
8 4 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (9.09%) Cluster Analysis
9 3 (9.09%) B2B
9 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (9.09%) RUP
9 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
9 3 (9.09%) SOA

Research 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:

Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.12%) MS Office
2 4 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (12.12%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (12.12%) SPSS
2 4 (12.12%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) SaaS
2 3 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Data Mining
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Front Office
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Law
4 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 20 (60.61%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (24.24%) Economics
3 7 (21.21%) Mathematics
4 6 (18.18%) Statistics
5 4 (12.12%) Learning Management System
5 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
6 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
7 2 (6.06%) Fixed Income
7 2 (6.06%) Hedge funds
8 1 (3.03%) Biotechnology
8 1 (3.03%) Blog
8 1 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (3.03%) iPad
8 1 (3.03%) Life Science
8 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Unix
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Data Analysis
2 7 (21.21%) Market Research
3 5 (15.15%) Analytics
3 5 (15.15%) Project Management
4 4 (12.12%) Business Development
4 4 (12.12%) ITIL
5 3 (9.09%) Actionable Insight
5 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.09%) B2B
5 3 (9.09%) Cluster Analysis
5 3 (9.09%) Customer Insight
5 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 3 (9.09%) DevOps
5 3 (9.09%) Regression Analysis
5 3 (9.09%) RUP
5 3 (9.09%) SOA
5 3 (9.09%) Software Architecture
6 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.06%) Qualitative Research
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) Perl
2 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
3 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) PhD
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Bloomberg
2 1 (3.03%) Intel
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