Period
to 13 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Research Consultant was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

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

Research Consultant
UK > England
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1110 1167 1205
Rank change year-on-year +57 +38 +83
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Consultant 11 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.002% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 1
England median annual salary £34,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.44% -18.18% -21.43%
10th Percentile £19,250 £40,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £53,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £34,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -24.44% -18.18% -21.43%

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 145,509 161,494 171,622
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.98% 95.91% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 118,308 130,526 144,902
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.40%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

Research Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Research Consultant in England

Research Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Research Consultant in England

Research Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Research Consultant in England over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Research Consultant in England

Research Consultant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Research Consultant within the England region over the 6 months to 13 November 2018. 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 +64 7 £45,000 -
South East - 4 £23,500 - 1
Research Consultant
UK

Research Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, Research Consultant 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 Research Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (45.45%) Machine Learning
2 4 (36.36%) Data Management
3 3 (27.27%) Marketing
3 3 (27.27%) Physics
3 3 (27.27%) Biology
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (18.18%) vCenter Server
4 2 (18.18%) Telesales
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) JIRA
4 2 (18.18%) Fintech
4 2 (18.18%) Terraform
4 2 (18.18%) Kubernetes
4 2 (18.18%) Skype
4 2 (18.18%) Malware Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) git-flow
4 2 (18.18%) Bitbucket
4 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (18.18%) Ansible
4 2 (18.18%) Docker
4 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 2 (18.18%) Social Media
4 2 (18.18%) Puppet
4 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (18.18%) VirtualBox
4 2 (18.18%) Kanban
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (18.18%) PowerShell

Research Consultant 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Skype
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Bitbucket
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) git-flow
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
General
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Advertising
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Fintech
1 2 (18.18%) Social Media
2 1 (9.09%) Blog
2 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Machine Learning
2 4 (36.36%) Data Management
3 3 (27.27%) Biology
3 3 (27.27%) Physics
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Business Development
4 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (18.18%) Kanban
4 2 (18.18%) Malware Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Telesales
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Data Science
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
1 2 (18.18%) C
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 2 (18.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
1 2 (18.18%) VirtualBox
1 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
1 2 (18.18%) Docker Swarm
1 2 (18.18%) Kubernetes
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
1 2 (18.18%) Terraform
1 2 (18.18%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) VMware