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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Research Analyst
Rank 899 927 953
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Analyst 9 43 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.039% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.040% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 15
Median salary £27,500 £40,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% -30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,100 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £21,000 £32,500 £56,250
% change year-on-year
-35.38% -42.22%

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
94638 106188 112312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79637 87538 91558
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% -

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 25 July 2016 within the UK.

Research Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Research Analyst
Top 7 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 25 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 +28 9 £27,500 -31.25% 1
South East +35 4 £21,000 -20.00%
London +2 4 £42,000 -6.66% 1
Gatwick - 4 £21,000 -
West Sussex - 4 £21,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 -

Research Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 19 (48.72%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (41.03%) Finance
3 14 (35.90%) Degree
4 11 (28.21%) Hedge funds
4 11 (28.21%) C++
5 9 (23.08%) PhD
6 8 (20.51%) VBA
6 8 (20.51%) SQL
6 8 (20.51%) MATLAB
6 8 (20.51%) Economics
7 7 (17.95%) Project Management
7 7 (17.95%) Risk Management
7 7 (17.95%) Java
8 6 (15.38%) Econometrics
8 6 (15.38%) S-PLUS
8 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
8 6 (15.38%) Financial Modelling
8 6 (15.38%) Market Risk
9 5 (12.82%) Market Research
9 5 (12.82%) Mathematics
9 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
9 5 (12.82%) C#
10 4 (10.26%) Perl
10 4 (10.26%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (10.26%) Quantitative Finance
11 3 (7.69%) DevOps
11 3 (7.69%) Physics
11 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (7.69%) Statistical Analysis

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.56%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) S-PLUS
2 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
3 4 (10.26%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.56%) SPSS
5 1 (2.56%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) PaaS
2 2 (5.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Firewall
1 1 (2.56%) Intranet
1 1 (2.56%) LAN
1 1 (2.56%) Network Security
1 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.56%) WAN
1 1 (2.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (41.03%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Marketing
3 2 (5.13%) Front Office
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.56%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.56%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (48.72%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (28.21%) Hedge funds
3 8 (20.51%) Economics
4 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 6 (15.38%) Market Risk
5 5 (12.82%) Mathematics
6 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (7.69%) Fixed Income
6 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
6 3 (7.69%) Physics
6 3 (7.69%) Social Media
7 1 (2.56%) Blog
7 1 (2.56%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (2.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Unix
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) CentOS
3 1 (2.56%) Debian
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) Project Management
1 7 (17.95%) Risk Management
2 6 (15.38%) Econometrics
2 6 (15.38%) Financial Modelling
3 5 (12.82%) Market Research
4 4 (10.26%) Quantitative Finance
5 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.69%) Benchmarking
5 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.69%) DevOps
5 3 (7.69%) ITIL
5 3 (7.69%) RUP
5 3 (7.69%) SOA
5 3 (7.69%) Software Architecture
5 3 (7.69%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (7.69%) Trend Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) B2B
6 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) Information Security
6 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) C++
2 8 (20.51%) MATLAB
2 8 (20.51%) SQL
2 8 (20.51%) VBA
3 7 (17.95%) Java
4 5 (12.82%) C#
5 4 (10.26%) Perl
6 2 (5.13%) Python
6 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.56%) C
7 1 (2.56%) R
7 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Degree
2 9 (23.08%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Nessus
1 1 (2.56%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Twitter
2 1 (2.56%) Bloomberg
2 1 (2.56%) Intel
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
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