The median annual salary for a Market Data Analyst was £100,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 838 931 930
Rank change year-on-year +93 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Market Data Analyst 14 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.018% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.019% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 18
Median salary £100,000 £56,250 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +77.77% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary - - £45,000

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 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 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 +70 14 £100,000 +77.77% 2
London +62 14 £100,000 +77.77% 2

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 28 (80.00%) Finance
2 19 (54.29%) Fixed Income
3 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (40.00%) SDLC
5 13 (37.14%) Banking
5 13 (37.14%) Equities
5 13 (37.14%) SQL
6 11 (31.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (31.43%) QA
7 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (28.57%) Investment Banking
8 8 (22.86%) Bloomberg
8 8 (22.86%) JIRA
8 8 (22.86%) Reference Data
9 7 (20.00%) Hedge funds
9 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 7 (20.00%) Business Analysis
9 7 (20.00%) Reuters
10 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
10 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
10 6 (17.14%) Multicast
11 5 (14.29%) Financial Institution
12 4 (11.43%) Regression Testing
12 4 (11.43%) Front Office
12 4 (11.43%) PRINCE
12 4 (11.43%) HP
12 4 (11.43%) ISEB
12 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
12 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
12 4 (11.43%) MS Project

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 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (2.86%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Multicast
1 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.86%) Data Lake
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) Selenium
2 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (80.00%) Finance
2 13 (37.14%) Banking
3 10 (28.57%) Investment Banking
4 5 (14.29%) Financial Institution
5 4 (11.43%) Front Office
6 3 (8.57%) Back Office
7 1 (2.86%) French Language
7 1 (2.86%) German Language
7 1 (2.86%) Legal
7 1 (2.86%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (54.29%) Fixed Income
2 13 (37.14%) Equities
3 11 (31.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (22.86%) Reference Data
6 7 (20.00%) Hedge funds
7 3 (8.57%) Credit Derivative
7 3 (8.57%) Derivative
7 3 (8.57%) Fintech
8 2 (5.71%) Data Structures
8 2 (5.71%) Pricing Data
9 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) SDLC
3 7 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
5 4 (11.43%) Asset Management
5 4 (11.43%) Automated Testing
5 4 (11.43%) Data Flow Diagram
5 4 (11.43%) Data Mapping
5 4 (11.43%) Electronic Trading
5 4 (11.43%) Fund Management
5 4 (11.43%) PRINCE
5 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
5 4 (11.43%) Regression Testing
5 4 (11.43%) Software Testing
5 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.43%) Statistics
5 4 (11.43%) TDD
5 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
6 3 (8.57%) Business Transformation
6 3 (8.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) MATLAB
2 2 (5.71%) R
3 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
1 4 (11.43%) ISEB
1 4 (11.43%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) SLA
3 1 (2.86%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (2.86%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Bloomberg
2 7 (20.00%) Reuters
3 4 (11.43%) HP
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) FactSet
4 1 (2.86%) ION Trading
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