Period
to 17 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Market Data Analyst was £53,750 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

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
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1099 1161 1158
Rank change year-on-year +62 -3 +121
Permanent jobs requiring a Market Data Analyst 8 20 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.011% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.012% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 38
UK median annual salary £53,750 £28,250 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +90.27% -57.36% +20.45%
10th Percentile £37,125 £20,000 £38,675
90th Percentile £79,000 £51,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - £51,000 -

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 143,371 168,664 169,573
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.89% 96.30% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 114,682 138,131 140,900
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 17 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Market Data Analyst in the UK

Market Data Analyst
Top 2 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 17 February 2019. 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 +78 8 £53,750 +65.38%
London +56 8 £53,750 +168.75%

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

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, Market Data Analyst 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 featuring Market Data Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Fixed Income
2 3 (37.50%) Equities
3 2 (25.00%) Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Market Data Development
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Front Office
3 2 (25.00%) Back Office
4 1 (12.50%) Advertising
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) DTS
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) Reuters
4 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Quantitative Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) SCCM

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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) DTS
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Back Office
3 2 (25.00%) Front Office
3 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Equities
1 3 (37.50%) Fixed Income
2 1 (12.50%) Fintech
2 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (12.50%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Market Data Development
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Presales
2 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (12.50%) Quantitative Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 1 (12.50%) Reuters
1 1 (12.50%) Tableau