The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Research Analyst
Rank 880 856 872
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Analyst 25 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.021% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.022% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 24
Average salary £56,250 £30,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.42% -9.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £24,938 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £26,750 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+105.60% -35.54%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110640 102566 112158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90375 84963 96161
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 25 July 2014 within the UK.

Research Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Research Analyst
Top 14 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 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 25 £56,250 +97.36% 4
London -43 12 £67,500 +68.75% 3
South East -7 9 £25,000 +0.25% 1
West Midlands - 4 £57,500 -
Warwickshire - 4 £57,500 -
Docklands, London - 4 £67,500 -
Berkshire +6 3 - -
City of London -10 3 £36,000 -4.00% 2
East Sussex - 3 - -
Brighton - 3 - -
Slough - 3 - -
Oxford - 2 £24,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £24,000 -
Surrey -6 1 £26,500 -7.01% 1

Research Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 26 (46.43%) SQL
2 21 (37.50%) Analytics
3 20 (35.71%) MS Excel
3 20 (35.71%) Statistics
4 17 (30.36%) Finance
4 17 (30.36%) Marketing
5 16 (28.57%) Business Development
6 15 (26.79%) Web Development
6 15 (26.79%) Degree
6 15 (26.79%) Google Analytics
6 15 (26.79%) Digital Marketing
6 15 (26.79%) Social Media
6 15 (26.79%) R
6 15 (26.79%) Electronics
6 15 (26.79%) SEO
6 15 (26.79%) Omniture
6 15 (26.79%) Google
6 15 (26.79%) Coremetrics
6 15 (26.79%) Data Modelling
6 15 (26.79%) WebTrends
6 15 (26.79%) VBA
6 15 (26.79%) Java
6 15 (26.79%) Python
7 9 (16.07%) Market Research
8 8 (14.29%) Economics
9 6 (10.71%) Fixed Income
9 6 (10.71%) Mathematics
10 5 (8.93%) Equities
11 4 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (7.14%) Internet

Research Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 1 (1.79%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (7.14%) MS Office
3 2 (3.57%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (26.79%) WebTrends
1 15 (26.79%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (30.36%) Finance
1 17 (30.36%) Marketing
2 15 (26.79%) Electronics
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Advertising
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.79%) Games
4 1 (1.79%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Law
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) .NET
1 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (3.57%) .NET Framework
1 2 (3.57%) LINQ
1 2 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.71%) Statistics
2 15 (26.79%) Social Media
3 8 (14.29%) Economics
4 6 (10.71%) Fixed Income
4 6 (10.71%) Mathematics
5 5 (8.93%) Equities
6 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.79%) Physics
8 1 (1.79%) Derivative
8 1 (1.79%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.79%) 3D Printing
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) UNIX
1 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) Analytics
2 16 (28.57%) Business Development
3 15 (26.79%) Web Development
3 15 (26.79%) Data Modelling
3 15 (26.79%) SEO
3 15 (26.79%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (16.07%) Market Research
5 4 (7.14%) Cyber Security
5 4 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (5.36%) Performance Management
6 3 (5.36%) CRM
6 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.36%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.36%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (3.57%) Operations Research
7 2 (3.57%) Benchmarking
7 2 (3.57%) Project Management
7 2 (3.57%) MVC
7 2 (3.57%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.57%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) SQL
2 15 (26.79%) VBA
2 15 (26.79%) Python
2 15 (26.79%) R
2 15 (26.79%) Java
3 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.57%) C#
3 2 (3.57%) C++
3 2 (3.57%) VB
4 1 (1.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (26.79%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) PhD
3 2 (3.57%) MBA
4 1 (1.79%) CFA
4 1 (1.79%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 15 (26.79%) Omniture
1 15 (26.79%) Google
1 15 (26.79%) Coremetrics
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.57%) Cognos
4 1 (1.79%) Bloomberg
City of London
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + OTE £25K
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago