The median annual salary for a Research Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 May 2017.

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

Research Analyst
England / London
3 months to
25 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 568 640 660
Rank change year-on-year +72 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Research Analyst 26 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.075% 0.039% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.041% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 10
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £28,750 £35,550
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £90,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £23,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year +30.43% -6.12%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 33246 38918 41778
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.44% 95.95% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27535 33776 35237
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  

Research Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Research Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Research Analyst in London

Research Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Research Analyst in London

Research Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Research Analyst in London over the 3 months to 25 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Research Analyst in London

Research Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2017, Research Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Research Analyst in the job title.

1 31 (68.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (48.89%) SQL
3 19 (42.22%) Analytics
4 16 (35.56%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (35.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 16 (35.56%) Mathematics
5 14 (31.11%) Finance
6 13 (28.89%) Banking
7 12 (26.67%) VBA
7 12 (26.67%) Degree
8 10 (22.22%) Equities
8 10 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (22.22%) Market Research
9 9 (20.00%) Marketing
9 9 (20.00%) Change Management
10 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Office
10 8 (17.78%) Asset Management
10 8 (17.78%) Visualisation
11 7 (15.56%) Fund Management
11 7 (15.56%) Fixed Income
11 7 (15.56%) CRM
12 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
12 6 (13.33%) SAS
12 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
12 6 (13.33%) Reuters
12 6 (13.33%) Bloomberg
12 6 (13.33%) MATLAB
12 6 (13.33%) Economics
12 6 (13.33%) Web Analytics
12 6 (13.33%) Wealth Management

Research Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 6 (13.33%) SAS
2 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) CMS
Applications
1 31 (68.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (35.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (11.11%) SPSS
5 4 (8.89%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) Data Mining
2 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.89%) Power BI
3 2 (4.44%) QlikView
4 1 (2.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 14 (31.11%) Finance
2 13 (28.89%) Banking
3 9 (20.00%) Marketing
4 5 (11.11%) Advertising
5 4 (8.89%) Investment Banking
6 2 (4.44%) Automotive
6 2 (4.44%) Front Office
6 2 (4.44%) Retail
7 1 (2.22%) Electronics
7 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.22%) French Language
7 1 (2.22%) Games
7 1 (2.22%) German Language
7 1 (2.22%) Italian Language
7 1 (2.22%) Publishing
7 1 (2.22%) Spanish Language
7 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
1 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (22.22%) Equities
3 7 (15.56%) Fixed Income
4 5 (11.11%) User Experience
5 3 (6.67%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.22%) Credit Risk
6 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Analytics
2 16 (35.56%) Mathematics
3 10 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (22.22%) Market Research
4 9 (20.00%) Change Management
5 8 (17.78%) Asset Management
5 8 (17.78%) Visualisation
6 7 (15.56%) CRM
6 7 (15.56%) Fund Management
7 6 (13.33%) Economics
7 6 (13.33%) Investment Management
7 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 6 (13.33%) Operations Research
7 6 (13.33%) Statistics
7 6 (13.33%) Wealth Management
7 6 (13.33%) Web Analytics
8 5 (11.11%) Actionable Insight
8 5 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (8.89%) Content Development
9 4 (8.89%) Regression Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (48.89%) SQL
2 12 (26.67%) VBA
3 6 (13.33%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.22%) C#
4 1 (2.22%) Java
4 1 (2.22%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) Mathematical Degree
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Bloomberg
1 6 (13.33%) Google
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 6 (13.33%) Reuters
2 5 (11.11%) Facebook
2 5 (11.11%) Twitter
3 3 (6.67%) Birst
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle
4 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.22%) Tableau
City of London
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Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Posted: 6 days ago
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