The table below looks at the statistics for the Research Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Research Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Research Consultant
Rank 873 - 880
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Consultant 10 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% - 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% - 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 3
Average salary £50,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £35,000

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Research Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Research Consultant over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Research Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Research Consultant
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Research Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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
(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 - 10 £50,000 -
London - 8 £50,000 -
City of London - 6 £50,000 -
South East - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

Research Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Research Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) Social Media
2 4 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 4 (25.00%) Internet
3 3 (18.75%) Adobe
4 2 (12.50%) SPSS
4 2 (12.50%) MATLAB
4 2 (12.50%) SAS
4 2 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) VBA
4 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 2 (12.50%) Physics
4 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (12.50%) Strategic Management
4 2 (12.50%) Statistics
4 2 (12.50%) Operations Research
4 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (12.50%) Yield Management
4 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 2 (12.50%) R
4 2 (12.50%) Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Demand Forecasting
5 1 (6.25%) SaaS
5 1 (6.25%) Market Research
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) Axure RP
5 1 (6.25%) Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) Usability Testing

Research Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Research Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Social Media
2 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 2 (12.50%) Physics
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Statistics
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (12.50%) Strategic Management
2 2 (12.50%) Operations Research
2 2 (12.50%) Yield Management
2 2 (12.50%) Analytics
2 2 (12.50%) Demand Forecasting
3 1 (6.25%) Market Research
3 1 (6.25%) Line Management
3 1 (6.25%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) MATLAB
1 2 (12.50%) C++
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
1 2 (12.50%) VBA
1 2 (12.50%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Adobe