Period
to 21 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Quantitative Research skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Quantitative Research over the 6 months to 21 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quantitative Research
UK > England
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 761 602 876
Rank change year-on-year -159 +274 +20
Permanent jobs citing Quantitative Research 236 72 188
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 152 32 116
10th Percentile £41,375 £41,825 £35,000
25th Percentile £47,188 £50,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £112,500 £63,750
Median % change year-on-year -42.22% +76.47% -12.67%
75th Percentile £95,000 £250,000 £79,063
90th Percentile £108,500 " £141,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £112,500 £63,750
% change year-on-year -44.44% +76.47% -12.67%

Quantitative Research is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 101,104 42,500 120,133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 94.13% 93.30% 92.64%
Number of salaries quoted 68,468 35,375 96,338
10th Percentile £32,999 £33,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £57,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +0.88% +8.57% +3.14%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Quantitative Research
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Quantitative Research as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Quantitative Research in England

Quantitative Research
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Quantitative Research in England.

Salary trend for Quantitative Research in England

Quantitative Research
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Quantitative Research in England over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Quantitative Research in England

Quantitative Research
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quantitative Research within the England region over the 6 months to 21 September 2021. 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 -97 171 £90,000 -25.00% 30
South East -141 28 £65,000 +52.94% 3
North of England -106 18 £42,500 +6.25% 4
North West -69 11 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Yorkshire -93 7 £42,500 - 1
South West - 7 £52,500 -
East of England - 6 - - 1
Midlands -132 4 £62,500 +56.25% 1
West Midlands -111 2 £67,500 +68.75% 1
East Midlands - 2 £54,969 -
Quantitative Research
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, IT jobs citing Quantitative Research also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Quantitative Research.

1 141 (59.75%) Qualitative Research
2 125 (52.97%) User Experience
3 95 (40.25%) Analytics
4 93 (39.41%) User Research
5 77 (32.63%) Analytical Skills
6 74 (31.36%) Social Skills
7 73 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
8 69 (29.24%) Finance
9 67 (28.39%) Prototyping
10 52 (22.03%) Usability Testing
11 46 (19.49%) Decision-Making
11 46 (19.49%) Problem-Solving
12 45 (19.07%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
13 42 (17.80%) Actionable Insight
14 41 (17.37%) Python
15 40 (16.95%) Workshop Facilitation
16 38 (16.10%) SQL
17 35 (14.83%) Market Research
17 35 (14.83%) Wireframes
18 32 (13.56%) Scrum
19 31 (13.14%) Machine Learning
20 30 (12.71%) Mathematics
21 29 (12.29%) JavaScript
21 29 (12.29%) Accessibility
22 28 (11.86%) User Stories
23 27 (11.44%) Customer Insight
23 27 (11.44%) Marketing
24 26 (11.02%) Degree
25 24 (10.17%) Adobe
25 24 (10.17%) A/B Testing

Quantitative Research
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 5 (2.12%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.27%) Apache Pig
2 3 (1.27%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.27%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.27%) SAS
3 2 (0.85%) CMS
3 2 (0.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (7.20%) InVision
1 17 (7.20%) Sketch
2 15 (6.36%) Figma
3 9 (3.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (3.39%) Stata
5 6 (2.54%) SPSS
6 5 (2.12%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (1.69%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (1.27%) Adobe XD
8 3 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 3 (1.27%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.63%) Google Analytics
2 17 (7.20%) AWS
3 12 (5.08%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 7 (2.97%) SaaS
5 6 (2.54%) Azure
6 5 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (2.12%) SurveyMonkey
7 4 (1.69%) Serverless
8 3 (1.27%) Microsoft 365
9 2 (0.85%) GCP
9 2 (0.85%) GitHub
10 1 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.42%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.42%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.39%) Internet
2 3 (1.27%) DHCP
2 3 (1.27%) DNS
3 2 (0.85%) Broadband
4 1 (0.42%) NAS
4 1 (0.42%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.08%) Big Data
2 8 (3.39%) Tableau
3 6 (2.54%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.12%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.27%) Apache Hive
5 3 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.27%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.27%) KDB
5 3 (1.27%) Mahout
5 3 (1.27%) MySQL
5 3 (1.27%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.85%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.42%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 10 (4.24%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.39%) Visual Website Optimizer
3 7 (2.97%) Axure RP
4 4 (1.69%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.27%) IntelliJ
5 3 (1.27%) Maven
6 2 (0.85%) JIRA
7 1 (0.42%) Cypress.io
General
1 77 (32.63%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (31.36%) Social Skills
3 69 (29.24%) Finance
4 27 (11.44%) Marketing
5 23 (9.75%) Banking
6 21 (8.90%) Organisational Skills
6 21 (8.90%) Retail
7 19 (8.05%) Public Sector
8 15 (6.36%) Games
9 12 (5.08%) Presentation Skills
10 11 (4.66%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 9 (3.81%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (2.97%) Advertising
12 7 (2.97%) Financial Institution
12 7 (2.97%) Front Office
13 5 (2.12%) Documentation Skills
14 3 (1.27%) French Language
14 3 (1.27%) Influencing Skills
14 3 (1.27%) Law
14 3 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (21.61%) User Experience Researcher
2 45 (19.07%) User Researcher
3 26 (11.02%) Designer
4 23 (9.75%) UX Designer
5 21 (8.90%) Analyst
6 19 (8.05%) Senior User Experience Researcher
7 18 (7.63%) Developer
8 12 (5.08%) Senior Designer
8 12 (5.08%) Senior UX Designer
9 9 (3.81%) React Developer
9 9 (3.81%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (3.39%) Insight Director
10 8 (3.39%) Portfolio Analyst
10 8 (3.39%) Qualitative Analyst
10 8 (3.39%) Quantitative Analyst
11 7 (2.97%) Full Stack Developer
11 7 (2.97%) Python Developer
12 5 (2.12%) Insight Executive
12 5 (2.12%) Product Manager
12 5 (2.12%) Quantitative Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.20%) CSS
2 16 (6.78%) HTML
3 15 (6.36%) Node.js
4 11 (4.66%) React
5 8 (3.39%) Redux
5 8 (3.39%) Spring
5 8 (3.39%) Spring Boot
6 7 (2.97%) REST
6 7 (2.97%) WebSockets
7 5 (2.12%) RESTful
7 5 (2.12%) Sass
8 4 (1.69%) AngularJS
9 3 (1.27%) HTML5
9 3 (1.27%) SOAP
9 3 (1.27%) Swing
10 2 (0.85%) LESS
10 2 (0.85%) NumPy
10 2 (0.85%) scikit-learn
10 2 (0.85%) SpaCy
10 2 (0.85%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 125 (52.97%) User Experience
2 21 (8.90%) Derivative
3 17 (7.20%) Mobile App
4 16 (6.78%) Analytical Mindset
5 12 (5.08%) Algorithms
6 11 (4.66%) Equities
7 10 (4.24%) Reinsurance
8 9 (3.81%) OTC Derivatives
8 9 (3.81%) Virtual Team
9 8 (3.39%) Data Protection Act
9 8 (3.39%) Online Banking
10 7 (2.97%) Fixed Income
11 6 (2.54%) Life Science
12 5 (2.12%) Cloud Native
12 5 (2.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (2.12%) Mobile Banking
12 5 (2.12%) Wiki
13 4 (1.69%) Data Centre
13 4 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
13 4 (1.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.66%) Linux
2 5 (2.12%) Android
2 5 (2.12%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.27%) Windows
3 3 (1.27%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.42%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (59.75%) Qualitative Research
2 95 (40.25%) Analytics
3 93 (39.41%) User Research
4 73 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (28.39%) Prototyping
6 52 (22.03%) Usability Testing
7 46 (19.49%) Decision-Making
7 46 (19.49%) Problem-Solving
8 45 (19.07%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
9 42 (17.80%) Actionable Insight
10 40 (16.95%) Workshop Facilitation
11 35 (14.83%) Market Research
11 35 (14.83%) Wireframes
12 32 (13.56%) Scrum
13 31 (13.14%) Machine Learning
14 30 (12.71%) Mathematics
15 28 (11.86%) User Stories
16 27 (11.44%) Customer Insight
17 24 (10.17%) A/B Testing
18 23 (9.75%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 41 (17.37%) Python
2 38 (16.10%) SQL
3 29 (12.29%) JavaScript
4 22 (9.32%) Java
5 20 (8.47%) MATLAB
6 10 (4.24%) C++
7 9 (3.81%) TypeScript
8 7 (2.97%) R
9 5 (2.12%) Go
10 4 (1.69%) C#
11 3 (1.27%) C
11 3 (1.27%) Java 11
11 3 (1.27%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (11.02%) Degree
2 16 (6.78%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (3.39%) PhD
4 5 (2.12%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.12%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.27%) Master's Degree
5 3 (1.27%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (1.27%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.85%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.42%) RHCA
7 1 (0.42%) RHCE
7 1 (0.42%) VCAP
7 1 (0.42%) VCDX
7 1 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (12.29%) Accessibility
2 13 (5.51%) Actionable Recommendations
3 3 (1.27%) GDPR
3 3 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 11 (4.66%) Docker
2 3 (1.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.12%) Grafana
1 5 (2.12%) Prometheus
2 3 (1.27%) Puppet
2 3 (1.27%) SCCM
2 3 (1.27%) Terraform
3 2 (0.85%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.42%) Ansible
4 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 24 (10.17%) Adobe
2 20 (8.47%) Google
3 16 (6.78%) Mercator
4 5 (2.12%) Askia
4 5 (2.12%) Cadence
4 5 (2.12%) Hotjar
4 5 (2.12%) Qualtrics
5 3 (1.27%) Huawei
5 3 (1.27%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.85%) Facebook
6 2 (0.85%) Instagram
7 1 (0.42%) Dell
7 1 (0.42%) EMC
7 1 (0.42%) HP
7 1 (0.42%) Omniture
7 1 (0.42%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.42%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.42%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.42%) VMware