The median annual salary for a Market Data Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 849 906 966
Rank change year-on-year +57 +60  
Permanent jobs requiring a Market Data Analyst 25 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.028% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.029% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 18
Median salary £40,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.74% +3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £60,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £94,400 £80,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 - -

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 85825 93705 107053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 70199 79011 88244
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Market Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Market Data Analyst in the UK

Market Data Analyst
Top 6 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 3 months to 26 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 +32 21 £40,000 -40.74% 1
London +19 21 £40,000 -40.74% 1
Scotland - 4 £40,000 -
Glasgow - 3 £40,000 -
City of London +18 1 £45,000 -33.33%
Edinburgh - 1 £28,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 31 (83.78%) Finance
2 23 (62.16%) SDLC
3 19 (51.35%) Hedge funds
4 18 (48.65%) SQL
5 17 (45.95%) Banking
6 16 (43.24%) Fixed Income
7 15 (40.54%) Equities
7 15 (40.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (40.54%) Financial Institution
7 15 (40.54%) Investment Banking
7 15 (40.54%) Asset Management
7 15 (40.54%) Business Analysis
7 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (40.54%) TDD
7 15 (40.54%) Microsoft Project
7 15 (40.54%) PRINCE2
7 15 (40.54%) SharePoint
7 15 (40.54%) PRINCE
7 15 (40.54%) Waterfall
7 15 (40.54%) Data Mapping
7 15 (40.54%) JIRA
7 15 (40.54%) Fund Management
7 15 (40.54%) Data Flow Diagram
8 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (21.62%) QA
9 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
10 6 (16.22%) Data Modelling
10 6 (16.22%) Reference Data
10 6 (16.22%) Multicast
11 4 (10.81%) Microsoft

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 15 (40.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (40.54%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
2 6 (16.22%) Multicast
3 2 (5.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Data Mining
1 2 (5.41%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 15 (40.54%) JIRA
General
1 31 (83.78%) Finance
2 17 (45.95%) Banking
3 15 (40.54%) Financial Institution
3 15 (40.54%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Front Office
4 2 (5.41%) Legal
5 1 (2.70%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 19 (51.35%) Hedge funds
2 16 (43.24%) Fixed Income
3 15 (40.54%) Equities
4 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (16.22%) Reference Data
6 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
7 2 (5.41%) Fintech
8 1 (2.70%) Taxonomies
8 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Unix
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) SDLC
2 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (40.54%) Asset Management
2 15 (40.54%) Business Analysis
2 15 (40.54%) Data Flow Diagram
2 15 (40.54%) Data Mapping
2 15 (40.54%) Fund Management
2 15 (40.54%) PRINCE
2 15 (40.54%) PRINCE2
2 15 (40.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (40.54%) TDD
2 15 (40.54%) Waterfall
3 6 (16.22%) Data Modelling
4 4 (10.81%) Project Management
5 3 (8.11%) Data Acquisition
5 3 (8.11%) Investment Management
5 3 (8.11%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (5.41%) Functional Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) Perl
3 2 (5.41%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) CCNA
1 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Avaya
2 3 (8.11%) Bloomberg
2 3 (8.11%) Polycom
3 2 (5.41%) Reuters
4 1 (2.70%) ION Trading
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