The table below looks at the statistics for the Research Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Research Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Research Analyst
Rank 866 905 855
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Analyst 26 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.021% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.022% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 13
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +80.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,300 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £67,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,250 £55,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
-52.27% +92.98%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Research Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Research Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Research Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Research Analyst
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Research Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +21 26 £35,000 -36.36% 2
London +43 24 £38,750 -35.41% 1
Surrey +17 2 £26,250 -0.94%
South East -6 2 £26,250 +5.00% 1
Woking - 2 £26,250 -
City of London +24 1 £30,000 -16.66%

Research Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Research Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Research Analyst in their job title.

1 24 (58.54%) Data Analysis
2 21 (51.22%) SPSS
2 21 (51.22%) Analytics
3 20 (48.78%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (48.78%) Econometrics
3 20 (48.78%) Statistical Analysis
4 19 (46.34%) SAS
5 18 (43.90%) Toad
5 18 (43.90%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (43.90%) Publishing
5 18 (43.90%) Operations Research
5 18 (43.90%) Data Protection Act
5 18 (43.90%) Freedom of Information Act
5 18 (43.90%) Data Mining
5 18 (43.90%) Freedom of Information
5 18 (43.90%) Multimedia
5 18 (43.90%) Information Management
5 18 (43.90%) Data Protection
6 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
7 12 (29.27%) R
8 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (26.83%) Strategic Planning
9 9 (21.95%) Relational Database
10 8 (19.51%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (19.51%) Finance
11 7 (17.07%) Banking
11 7 (17.07%) SaaS
12 5 (12.20%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (12.20%) Social Media
12 5 (12.20%) Force.com

Research Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Research Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Research Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (46.34%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (51.22%) SPSS
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) SaaS
2 5 (12.20%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (43.90%) Data Warehouse
1 18 (43.90%) Data Mining
2 9 (21.95%) Relational Database
3 8 (19.51%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.88%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.44%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) Toad
General
1 18 (43.90%) Publishing
1 18 (43.90%) Multimedia
2 8 (19.51%) Finance
3 7 (17.07%) Banking
4 4 (9.76%) Marketing
5 3 (7.32%) Investment Banking
5 3 (7.32%) Front Office
6 2 (4.88%) Automotive
7 1 (2.44%) Law
7 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (2.44%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) Freedom of Information
1 18 (43.90%) Data Protection Act
1 18 (43.90%) Freedom of Information Act
2 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.20%) Social Media
4 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (7.32%) Equities
6 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.88%) Derivative
6 2 (4.88%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.44%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Data Analysis
2 21 (51.22%) Analytics
3 20 (48.78%) Statistical Analysis
3 20 (48.78%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (48.78%) Econometrics
4 18 (43.90%) Operations Research
4 18 (43.90%) Information Management
4 18 (43.90%) Data Protection
5 11 (26.83%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (4.88%) Market Research
7 2 (4.88%) Equity Research
7 2 (4.88%) CRM
7 2 (4.88%) B2B
8 1 (2.44%) Benchmarking
8 1 (2.44%) Project Management
8 1 (2.44%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.44%) SEO
8 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.44%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) R
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
2 2 (4.88%) VBA
3 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) COBIT
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (12.20%) Google
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle
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