The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 30 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.85% 0.77% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.80% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £45,000 £26,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.81% -18.46%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Data Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
225 251 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 95.74% 96.17% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 131 191 209
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £22,716
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Analyst in the job title across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Data Analyst Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Data Analyst
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Data Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Data Analyst in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) SQLPlus

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Data Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Data Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
2 1 (50.00%) SQLPlus
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SAP