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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Research Consultant
Rank 936 935 947
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Consultant 15 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.006% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.006% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 2
Average salary £58,750 £30,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.62% +38.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £18,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,750 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £18,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+156.75% -15.90%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Research Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Research Consultant
Top 8 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 5 February 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
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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 +12 10 £58,750 +92.62% 1
Cheltenham - 6 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 6 - - 1
South West - 6 - - 1
Peterborough +9 2 £47,500 +11.76%
East of England +4 2 £47,500 +11.76%
London +2 2 £67,500 +4.24%
Cambridgeshire 0 2 £47,500 +11.76%

Research Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 15 (60.00%) Biometrics
1 15 (60.00%) Smartcard
1 15 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
1 15 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (32.00%) Information Assurance
3 4 (16.00%) User Experience
3 4 (16.00%) Market Research
4 3 (12.00%) Benchmarking
4 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Operations Research
5 2 (8.00%) Human Factors
5 2 (8.00%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) MATLAB
5 2 (8.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) C++
5 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (8.00%) Information Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.00%) Qualitative Research
6 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
6 1 (4.00%) Front End Development
6 1 (4.00%) Axure RP
6 1 (4.00%) SaaS
6 1 (4.00%) Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) HTML
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (4.00%) Finance
6 1 (4.00%) CMS

Research Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (4.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) CSS
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (60.00%) Biometrics
1 15 (60.00%) Smartcard
2 4 (16.00%) User Experience
3 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.00%) Physics
4 1 (4.00%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (32.00%) Information Assurance
3 4 (16.00%) Market Research
4 3 (12.00%) Benchmarking
4 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Human Factors
5 2 (8.00%) Information Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.00%) Operations Research
5 2 (8.00%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) Front End Development
6 1 (4.00%) Qualitative Research
6 1 (4.00%) Revenue Management
6 1 (4.00%) Time Management
6 1 (4.00%) Usability Testing
6 1 (4.00%) UX Design
6 1 (4.00%) Yield Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) C++
1 2 (8.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
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