The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 104 96 104
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 16 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.88% 0.64% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.68% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 10
Average salary £26,000 £45,000 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.22% +81.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £31,200 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £64,250 £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Data Analyst
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1754 1478 1581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.00% 94.08% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1597 1292 1356
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Analyst Salary Trend in Birmingham

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Data Analyst Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 12 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 10 (33.33%) Oracle
4 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
4 8 (26.67%) Finance
5 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (23.33%) VB
5 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (20.00%) Marketing
6 6 (20.00%) Degree
6 6 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
7 4 (13.33%) .NET
7 4 (13.33%) Data Mining
7 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (13.33%) SPSS
7 4 (13.33%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (13.33%) Quantitative Analysis
7 4 (13.33%) Clementine
7 4 (13.33%) VB6
7 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (13.33%) Campaign Analysis
7 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
7 4 (13.33%) R
7 4 (13.33%) Statistical Modelling
8 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (10.00%) Retail
8 3 (10.00%) VBA

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (13.33%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) SPSS
3 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (13.33%) Clementine
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (13.33%) Data Mining
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.33%) QlikView
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Marketing
3 3 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.33%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (13.33%) Quantitative Analysis
2 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (13.33%) Statistical Modelling
2 4 (13.33%) Campaign Analysis
3 2 (6.67%) Data Entry
3 2 (6.67%) Quality Management
3 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
3 2 (6.67%) Information Management
3 2 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (6.67%) Web Development
4 1 (3.33%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (3.33%) Use Case
4 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.33%) BPMN
4 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.33%) Migration
4 1 (3.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) VB
3 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
3 4 (13.33%) VB6
3 4 (13.33%) R
4 3 (10.00%) VBA
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Business Objects
3 2 (6.67%) Cognos
4 1 (3.33%) Tableau