The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire 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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 87 84 97
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 3 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.28% 1.65% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 1.71% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 7
Average salary £38,000 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.18% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,194 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.09% +10.64%
Data Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1030 993 1151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.93% 96.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 807 905 1015
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Data Analyst Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Data Analyst
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -8 3 £38,000 +38.18%
Data Analyst
East of England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Cognos
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) SAS
3 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Tableau
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Direct Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) Omniture
4 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (28.57%) OLAP
4 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (28.57%) Business Objects
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (14.29%) VBA
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) SPSS

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) OLAP
1 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Direct Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VBA
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cognos
2 3 (42.86%) Tableau
3 2 (28.57%) Omniture
3 2 (28.57%) Business Objects
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft