Period
to 22 April 2019

The median annual salary for a Qualitative Analyst was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 April 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Qualitative Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1018 1083 1081
Rank change year-on-year +65 -2 +98
Permanent jobs requiring a Qualitative Analyst 55 94 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.040% 0.057% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.059% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 54 81 60
England median annual salary £85,000 £85,000 £83,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.49% +8.06%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,000 £47,125
90th Percentile £101,750 £120,000 £126,250
UK median annual salary £85,000 £85,000 £83,750
% change year-on-year - +1.49% +8.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 132,011 160,241 155,882
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.99% 96.47% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 105,973 132,018 130,457
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,569 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Qualitative Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Qualitative Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Qualitative Analyst in England

Qualitative Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Qualitative Analyst in England.

Salary trend for Qualitative Analyst in England

Qualitative Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Qualitative Analyst in England over the 6 months to 22 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Qualitative Analyst in England

Qualitative Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Qualitative Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 22 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +28 54 £85,000 - 3
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Qualitative Analyst
UK

Qualitative Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, Qualitative Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Qualitative Analyst in the job title.

1 44 (80.00%) Finance
2 43 (78.18%) Mathematics
3 39 (70.91%) C++
3 39 (70.91%) Degree
4 32 (58.18%) PhD
5 25 (45.45%) MATLAB
6 24 (43.64%) Banking
7 23 (41.82%) C#
8 22 (40.00%) Java
8 22 (40.00%) Python
8 22 (40.00%) Risk Management
8 22 (40.00%) Statistics
9 21 (38.18%) C
9 21 (38.18%) Physics
10 20 (36.36%) Credit Risk
11 19 (34.55%) Stochastic Calculus
11 19 (34.55%) Analytics
12 17 (30.91%) R
12 17 (30.91%) Computer Science
13 16 (29.09%) Machine Learning
13 16 (29.09%) Master's Degree
13 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Excel
14 15 (27.27%) VBA
14 15 (27.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 15 (27.27%) Advertising
14 15 (27.27%) Validation
15 13 (23.64%) Equities
15 13 (23.64%) Derivative
16 12 (21.82%) Back Office
16 12 (21.82%) JavaScript

Qualitative Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (18.18%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
General
1 44 (80.00%) Finance
2 24 (43.64%) Banking
3 15 (27.27%) Advertising
4 12 (21.82%) Back Office
5 7 (12.73%) Front Office
5 7 (12.73%) Games
6 1 (1.82%) Legal
6 1 (1.82%) Marketing
6 1 (1.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.18%) TensorFlow
2 9 (16.36%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (36.36%) Credit Risk
2 15 (27.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 13 (23.64%) Derivative
3 13 (23.64%) Equities
4 12 (21.82%) Market Risk
5 11 (20.00%) Exotic Derivative
6 3 (5.45%) OTC Derivatives
6 3 (5.45%) Swaptions
7 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.64%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.82%) Fintech
8 1 (1.82%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.82%) Interest Rate Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (78.18%) Mathematics
2 22 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 22 (40.00%) Statistics
3 21 (38.18%) Physics
4 19 (34.55%) Analytics
4 19 (34.55%) Stochastic Calculus
5 17 (30.91%) Computer Science
6 16 (29.09%) Machine Learning
7 15 (27.27%) Validation
8 11 (20.00%) Credit Risk Management
8 11 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
9 10 (18.18%) Mathematical Modelling
9 10 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (16.36%) Computational Finance
10 9 (16.36%) Monte Carlo Method
10 9 (16.36%) Stress Testing
11 7 (12.73%) Data Analytics
12 6 (10.91%) Bayesian Methods
13 5 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
13 5 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 39 (70.91%) C++
2 25 (45.45%) MATLAB
3 23 (41.82%) C#
4 22 (40.00%) Java
4 22 (40.00%) Python
5 21 (38.18%) C
6 17 (30.91%) R
7 15 (27.27%) VBA
8 12 (21.82%) Haskell
8 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
9 11 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (70.91%) Degree
2 32 (58.18%) PhD
3 16 (29.09%) Master's Degree
4 9 (16.36%) CFA
5 1 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.82%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.00%) Dodd-Frank
1 11 (20.00%) EMIR
1 11 (20.00%) MiFID
2 9 (16.36%) IFRS
2 9 (16.36%) IFRS 9
3 3 (5.45%) QA
4 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.82%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft