Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Market Data Analyst was £20,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Market Data Analyst
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1153 1164 1248
Rank change year-on-year +11 +84 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Market Data Analyst 36 55 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.029% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.030% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 17 50 57
UK median annual salary £20,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -69.23% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £17,000 £41,250 £40,850
90th Percentile £40,500 £80,000 £73,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £24,000 - £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Market Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Market Data Analyst in the UK

Market Data Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Market Data Analyst in the UK

Market Data Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Market Data Analyst over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Market Data Analyst in the UK

Market Data Analyst
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Market Data Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
England +27 35 £20,000 -69.23% 1
London -22 34 £20,000 -69.23% 1
UK excluding London +33 2 £24,000 - 1
South East +41 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 £24,000 - 1

Market Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Market Data 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 Data Analyst in the job title.

1 33 (91.67%) Finance
2 19 (52.78%) Banking
3 18 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 18 (50.00%) SQL
3 18 (50.00%) Hedge funds
4 17 (47.22%) Waterfall
4 17 (47.22%) JIRA
4 17 (47.22%) Data Mapping
4 17 (47.22%) SDLC
4 17 (47.22%) Data Flow Diagram
4 17 (47.22%) Microsoft Project
4 17 (47.22%) PRINCE2
4 17 (47.22%) Financial Institution
4 17 (47.22%) SharePoint
4 17 (47.22%) PRINCE
4 17 (47.22%) Business Analysis
4 17 (47.22%) Fund Management
4 17 (47.22%) Asset Management
4 17 (47.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (47.22%) TDD
4 17 (47.22%) Fixed Income
4 17 (47.22%) Equities
5 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Excel
5 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
6 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (8.33%) Reuters
7 3 (8.33%) Bloomberg
8 2 (5.56%) Windows
8 2 (5.56%) VMware

Market Data 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 17 (47.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (47.22%) Microsoft Project
2 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Eikon
1 1 (2.78%) SAP IS-U
Development Applications
1 17 (47.22%) JIRA
General
1 33 (91.67%) Finance
2 19 (52.78%) Banking
3 18 (50.00%) Investment Banking
4 17 (47.22%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.78%) International Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Law
5 1 (2.78%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 18 (50.00%) Hedge funds
2 17 (47.22%) Equities
2 17 (47.22%) Fixed Income
3 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.78%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.78%) iPad
4 1 (2.78%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Unix
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (47.22%) Asset Management
1 17 (47.22%) Business Analysis
1 17 (47.22%) Data Flow Diagram
1 17 (47.22%) Data Mapping
1 17 (47.22%) Fund Management
1 17 (47.22%) PRINCE
1 17 (47.22%) PRINCE2
1 17 (47.22%) SDLC
1 17 (47.22%) Stakeholder Management
1 17 (47.22%) TDD
1 17 (47.22%) Waterfall
2 1 (2.78%) BCP
2 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.78%) Data Acquisition
2 1 (2.78%) Data Analysis
2 1 (2.78%) ITIL
2 1 (2.78%) Project Management
2 1 (2.78%) Regression Testing
2 1 (2.78%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.78%) Perl
2 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
1 1 (2.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Bloomberg
2 3 (8.33%) Reuters
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) FactSet
4 1 (2.78%) SAP