The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 75 101 -
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 29 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.18% 0.93% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 0.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 0
Average salary £26,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -5.79%
Data Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1272 1753 1494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.64% 96.37% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 1432 1154
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Data Analyst Salary Trend in Cheshire

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Data Analyst Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Data Analyst
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
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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
Warrington +17 15 £26,000 +30.00%
Chester 0 6 £28,500 -12.30% 1
Alderley Edge - 1 £25,750 -
Crewe - 1 £24,000 -
Data Analyst
North West

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 43 (87.76%) SQL
2 35 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (67.35%) MS Excel
4 31 (63.27%) SQL Server
5 27 (55.10%) Finance
6 26 (53.06%) Data Analysis
7 23 (46.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 19 (38.78%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (38.78%) SharePoint
8 19 (38.78%) BizTalk Server
9 11 (22.45%) ETL
10 10 (20.41%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (20.41%) Data Management
10 10 (20.41%) Big Data
11 9 (18.37%) Tableau
11 9 (18.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (18.37%) Teradata
11 9 (18.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (18.37%) Data Mining
12 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
13 7 (14.29%) Marketing
13 7 (14.29%) Analytics
14 6 (12.24%) Mathematics
14 6 (12.24%) Java
14 6 (12.24%) SAS
15 5 (10.20%) MicroStrategy
15 5 (10.20%) PhD
15 5 (10.20%) VBA
15 5 (10.20%) .NET
15 5 (10.20%) MySQL

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 19 (38.78%) BizTalk Server
1 19 (38.78%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.24%) SAS
3 1 (2.04%) Lync
Applications
1 33 (67.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) MS Office
3 2 (4.08%) MS Project
3 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.04%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) FastStats
1 1 (2.04%) Maximo
1 1 (2.04%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (63.27%) SQL Server
2 23 (46.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (20.41%) Big Data
4 9 (18.37%) Data Mining
4 9 (18.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (18.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (10.20%) Hadoop
5 5 (10.20%) MySQL
5 5 (10.20%) QlikView
6 4 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.08%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.04%) Power BI
8 1 (2.04%) Spotfire
8 1 (2.04%) Tableau Vizable
Development Applications
1 19 (38.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.04%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 27 (55.10%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Marketing
3 4 (8.16%) Aerospace
3 4 (8.16%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (4.08%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.24%) Mathematics
3 5 (10.20%) Replication
3 5 (10.20%) Statistics
4 4 (8.16%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (8.16%) Life Science
4 4 (8.16%) Physics
4 4 (8.16%) Reference Data
4 4 (8.16%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.04%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Android
1 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) Data Analysis
2 11 (22.45%) ETL
3 10 (20.41%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (20.41%) Data Management
4 7 (14.29%) Analytics
5 5 (10.20%) Campaign Management
5 5 (10.20%) Customer Segmentation
5 5 (10.20%) Database Marketing
5 5 (10.20%) ETL Development
5 5 (10.20%) Machine Learning
5 5 (10.20%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (10.20%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (10.20%) Statistical Modelling
6 4 (8.16%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.12%) Project Management
8 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.08%) Project Planning
8 2 (4.08%) Resource Management
9 1 (2.04%) Cluster Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (87.76%) SQL
2 6 (12.24%) Java
3 5 (10.20%) VBA
4 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.08%) R
6 1 (2.04%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) PhD
2 4 (8.16%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Tableau
1 9 (18.37%) Teradata
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.20%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (4.08%) Cognos
4 2 (4.08%) Planview
5 1 (2.04%) BMC
5 1 (2.04%) Minitab
5 1 (2.04%) Northgate
5 1 (2.04%) Remedy
5 1 (2.04%) Talend
5 1 (2.04%) Vertica