The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Research Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Research Consultant
Rank 909 972 969
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Consultant 5 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.007% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.008% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Median salary £55,000 £70,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +73.91%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £70,000 -
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -

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
93927 105447 110714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79022 87559 89297
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

Research Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Research Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Research Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Research Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Research Consultant
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Research Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 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 +33 5 £55,000 -21.42%
London +17 4 - -
South East +20 1 £55,000 -21.42%
Oxford - 1 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £55,000 -

Research Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, Research Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 14 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (55.56%) Biometrics
2 10 (55.56%) Smartcard
3 8 (44.44%) Marketing
3 8 (44.44%) Degree
4 7 (38.89%) Information Assurance
5 6 (33.33%) Qualitative Research
6 5 (27.78%) User Experience
7 4 (22.22%) Sociology
7 4 (22.22%) Actionable Recommendations
7 4 (22.22%) Statistics
7 4 (22.22%) Psychology
7 4 (22.22%) French Language
7 4 (22.22%) Italian Language
7 4 (22.22%) Spanish Language
7 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
7 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
7 4 (22.22%) Data Mining
8 3 (16.67%) Economics
9 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (11.11%) B2B
9 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
9 2 (11.11%) Market Research
10 1 (5.56%) Information Architecture
10 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (5.56%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (5.56%) Axure RP
10 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing

Research Consultant 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 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) OmniGraffle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Axure RP
General
1 8 (44.44%) Marketing
2 4 (22.22%) French Language
2 4 (22.22%) Italian Language
2 4 (22.22%) Spanish Language
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 14 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (55.56%) Biometrics
2 10 (55.56%) Smartcard
3 5 (27.78%) User Experience
4 4 (22.22%) Psychology
4 4 (22.22%) Statistics
5 3 (16.67%) Economics
6 1 (5.56%) Blog
6 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (38.89%) Information Assurance
3 6 (33.33%) Qualitative Research
4 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 4 (22.22%) Sociology
5 2 (11.11%) B2B
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Market Research
6 1 (5.56%) Business Development
6 1 (5.56%) Information Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Presales
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) UX Design
6 1 (5.56%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) Actionable Recommendations