The median annual salary for a Market Analyst was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Market Analyst
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 857 910 976
Rank change year-on-year +53 +66  
Permanent jobs requiring a Market Analyst 17 37 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.038% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.039% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 10 29 12
Median salary £52,500 £65,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.23% +67.74%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,250 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 - £35,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85218 95218 107157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.54% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 69700 80264 88299
Median salary £46,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.12% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Market Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Market Analyst in the UK

Market Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Market Analyst in the UK

Market Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Market Analyst over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Market Analyst in the UK

Market Analyst
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Market Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +28 13 £55,000 -15.38%
London +12 10 £77,500 +19.23%
Scotland - 4 £40,000 -
South West +11 3 £30,000 -
Glasgow - 3 £40,000 -
Devon - 2 - -
Exeter - 2 - -
Bristol - 1 £30,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £28,500 -

Market Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Market 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 featuring Market Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (44.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (33.33%) Market Research
4 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (33.33%) Marketing
5 8 (29.63%) SDLC
5 8 (29.63%) SQL
5 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
6 7 (25.93%) Degree
7 6 (22.22%) QA
7 6 (22.22%) Reference Data
7 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
7 6 (22.22%) Data Mining
7 6 (22.22%) Multicast
8 5 (18.52%) Numerate Degree
8 5 (18.52%) Retail
9 4 (14.81%) Statistics
9 4 (14.81%) Google
9 4 (14.81%) SEO
9 4 (14.81%) Web Analytics
9 4 (14.81%) Google Analytics
9 4 (14.81%) Visualisation
9 4 (14.81%) Cluster Analysis
9 4 (14.81%) SAS
9 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
9 4 (14.81%) SPSS
9 4 (14.81%) Advertising
9 4 (14.81%) CRM

Market Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (14.81%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (44.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (14.81%) SPSS
5 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
2 6 (22.22%) Multicast
3 2 (7.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Data Mining
2 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.70%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 9 (33.33%) Marketing
3 5 (18.52%) Retail
4 4 (14.81%) Advertising
5 1 (3.70%) Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Front Office
5 1 (3.70%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 18 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (22.22%) Reference Data
3 4 (14.81%) Hedge funds
4 2 (7.41%) Fintech
5 1 (3.70%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Market Research
2 8 (29.63%) SDLC
3 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 4 (14.81%) Actionable Insight
4 4 (14.81%) Analytics
4 4 (14.81%) Cluster Analysis
4 4 (14.81%) Content Development
4 4 (14.81%) CRM
4 4 (14.81%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (14.81%) Regression Analysis
4 4 (14.81%) SEO
4 4 (14.81%) Statistics
4 4 (14.81%) Visualisation
4 4 (14.81%) Web Analytics
5 3 (11.11%) Data Acquisition
5 3 (11.11%) Demand Forecasting
5 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 3 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) Perl
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (7.41%) CCNA
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Facebook
1 4 (14.81%) Google
1 4 (14.81%) Twitter
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft