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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 84 101 123
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 11 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.92% 1.34% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.39% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 3
Average salary £26,000 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,100 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,775 £32,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +0.76%
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
1144 1660 1761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.33% 96.51% 98.32%
Number of salaries quoted 980 1265 1283
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 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 29 April 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
Chester -1 5 £28,500 -16.78%
Warrington +7 3 £26,000 -5.45%
Alderley Edge - 1 £25,750 -
Wilmslow - 1 £27,500 -
Data Analyst
North West

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 33 (89.19%) SQL
2 30 (81.08%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (62.16%) MS Excel
4 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
4 21 (56.76%) Data Analysis
5 20 (54.05%) Finance
6 15 (40.54%) BizTalk Server
6 15 (40.54%) SharePoint
6 15 (40.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (40.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (32.43%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (21.62%) Tableau
9 7 (18.92%) Big Data
9 7 (18.92%) Marketing
9 7 (18.92%) ETL
9 7 (18.92%) Java
10 6 (16.22%) SAS
10 6 (16.22%) Data Mining
10 6 (16.22%) Teradata
10 6 (16.22%) Database Marketing
10 6 (16.22%) Performance Analysis
10 6 (16.22%) Campaign Management
10 6 (16.22%) Customer Segmentation
10 6 (16.22%) Analytics
11 5 (13.51%) Machine Learning
11 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (13.51%) ETL Development
11 5 (13.51%) Hadoop
11 5 (13.51%) QlikView
11 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 15 (40.54%) BizTalk Server
1 15 (40.54%) SharePoint
2 6 (16.22%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (62.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) MS Project
3 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
2 15 (40.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (18.92%) Big Data
4 6 (16.22%) Data Mining
5 5 (13.51%) Hadoop
5 5 (13.51%) MySQL
5 5 (13.51%) QlikView
5 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (5.41%) Spotfire
8 1 (2.70%) Power BI
8 1 (2.70%) Tableau Vizable
Development Applications
1 15 (40.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (54.05%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Advertising
3 2 (5.41%) Billing
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) .NET
2 2 (5.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (81.08%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) Replication
3 3 (8.11%) Visualisation
4 2 (5.41%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.41%) Telematics
5 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Android
1 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Data Analysis
2 12 (32.43%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (18.92%) ETL
4 6 (16.22%) Analytics
4 6 (16.22%) Campaign Management
4 6 (16.22%) Customer Segmentation
4 6 (16.22%) Database Marketing
4 6 (16.22%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (13.51%) ETL Development
5 5 (13.51%) Machine Learning
5 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (8.11%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.41%) Customer Insight
7 2 (5.41%) Data Management
7 2 (5.41%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.70%) CRM
8 1 (2.70%) Data Analytics
8 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (89.19%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) PhD
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Tableau
2 6 (16.22%) Teradata
3 5 (13.51%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.41%) Cognos
5 2 (5.41%) Google
6 1 (2.70%) Northgate
6 1 (2.70%) Planview