The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 101 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 7 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.64% - 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% - 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 5
Average salary £35,000 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 - £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 - £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.10% +14.16%
Data Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1047 1044 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.23% 94.57% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 947 903 595
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 Kent

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

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Data Analyst Salary Trend in Kent

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Data Analyst Salary Histogram in Kent

Data Analyst
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Maidstone - 1 £27,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £32,500 -
Data Analyst
South East

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 13 (81.25%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (43.75%) Finance
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (31.25%) MS Access
5 5 (31.25%) Analytics
6 4 (25.00%) .NET
6 4 (25.00%) C#
6 4 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (18.75%) Pay per click
7 3 (18.75%) Marketing
7 3 (18.75%) SEO
7 3 (18.75%) Retail
7 3 (18.75%) Data Management
7 3 (18.75%) WebTrends
7 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle
7 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
7 3 (18.75%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (18.75%) Polish Language
7 3 (18.75%) Web Analytics
8 2 (12.50%) Search Engine Marketing
8 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 2 (12.50%) Quantitative Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) Time Management
8 2 (12.50%) EDI
8 2 (12.50%) ETL

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (6.25%) MS Project
3 1 (6.25%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MS Access
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data
3 1 (6.25%) Impala
3 1 (6.25%) QlikView
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Marketing
2 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Polish Language
3 1 (6.25%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) EDI
2 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (31.25%) Analytics
3 3 (18.75%) Pay per click
3 3 (18.75%) SEO
3 3 (18.75%) Data Management
3 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Web Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Search Engine Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) Quantitative Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Time Management
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
4 1 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Hyperion
4 1 (6.25%) Cloudera