Market research interviewers
Average Annual Pay
Annual Survey of Hours and Earning 2017
Average Weekly Hours
Annual Survey of Hours and Earning 2015
Labour Force Survey 2018
Future employment projections (Working Futures UK)
Market research interviewers conduct interviews to collect information on the opinions and preferences of consumers, businesses, the electorate and other selected groups.
QualificationsThere are no formal academic entry requirements. Training is typically provided on-the-job. NVQs/ SVQs in Market Research (Interviewing) are available at Level 2.
- approaches members of the public, individuals, households and organisations to arrange and conduct face-to-face interviews, telephone interviews, focus groups, panel interviews etc.;
- records progress of interviews by noting answers, completing questionnaires, making audio or visual recordings or inputting responses into a computer;
- collects questionnaires, diaries, and other research materials left with interviewees and conducts follow-up interviews;
- collates and reviews information collected and compiles reports to pass back to the organisation/individual commissioning the market research.
Common job titles
Destination of Leavers survey, supplied by the Higher Education Statistics.