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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Research Analyst
Rank 870 928 938
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Analyst 13 38 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.035% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.037% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 13 34 40
Median salary £35,000 £43,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,350 £60,000 £59,350
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £29,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+32.20% -9.23%

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
86247 103892 110745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.55% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71633 86643 91629
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 2016 within the UK.

Research Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Research Analyst
Top 11 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 4 December 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 +69 12 £36,724 -16.06% 3
London +59 8 £35,000 -26.31% 2
City of London +27 3 £41,750 -12.10% 1
East of England +20 3 £39,000 +47.16%
Hertfordshire - 3 £39,000 -
Stevenage - 2 £39,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames -2 1 £38,447 +14.25%
Manchester - 1 £26,500 -
North West - 1 £26,500 - 1
Glasgow - 1 £33,500 -
Scotland - 1 £33,500 -

Research Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 18 (62.07%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
2 11 (37.93%) Degree
3 10 (34.48%) Data Analysis
4 9 (31.03%) Finance
5 8 (27.59%) MS Office
5 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
5 8 (27.59%) Analytics
5 8 (27.59%) Market Research
6 7 (24.14%) Mathematics
6 7 (24.14%) Project Management
7 6 (20.69%) Statistics
8 5 (17.24%) Business Development
8 5 (17.24%) Customer Insight
8 5 (17.24%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (13.79%) Learning Management System
9 4 (13.79%) Stata
9 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
9 4 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (13.79%) Economics
9 4 (13.79%) SPSS
10 3 (10.34%) SQL
10 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
10 3 (10.34%) Data Mining
10 3 (10.34%) Cluster Analysis
10 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (10.34%) Time Management
10 3 (10.34%) Financial Modelling
10 3 (10.34%) SaaS
10 3 (10.34%) Regression 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:

Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
2 8 (27.59%) MS Office
3 5 (17.24%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (13.79%) SPSS
4 4 (13.79%) Stata
5 1 (3.45%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) GIS
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
2 2 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Automotive
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Law
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (62.07%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (24.14%) Mathematics
3 6 (20.69%) Statistics
4 4 (13.79%) Economics
4 4 (13.79%) Learning Management System
4 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.90%) Biotechnology
5 2 (6.90%) Life Science
5 2 (6.90%) Social Media
6 1 (3.45%) Blog
6 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.45%) Equities
6 1 (3.45%) Hedge funds
6 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Data Analysis
2 8 (27.59%) Analytics
2 8 (27.59%) Market Research
3 7 (24.14%) Project Management
4 5 (17.24%) Business Development
4 5 (17.24%) Customer Insight
5 3 (10.34%) Actionable Insight
5 3 (10.34%) Cluster Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
5 3 (10.34%) Financial Modelling
5 3 (10.34%) Regression Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.34%) Time Management
6 2 (6.90%) B2B
6 2 (6.90%) Data Management
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL
7 1 (3.45%) Data Analytics
7 1 (3.45%) Open Source Development
7 1 (3.45%) Presales
7 1 (3.45%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.45%) MATLAB
2 1 (3.45%) Perl
2 1 (3.45%) PHP
2 1 (3.45%) Python
2 1 (3.45%) R
2 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Bloomberg
2 1 (3.45%) RapidMiner
2 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.45%) SAP
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