The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 53 65 62
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 8 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.61% 0.98% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.00% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 1
Average salary £32,500 £26,625 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.06% -12.70%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.10% +14.16%
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 Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
474 600 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.18% 97.88% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 401 515 456
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £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 Merseyside

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

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Data Analyst Salary Trend in Merseyside

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Data Analyst Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Data Analyst
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 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
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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
Liverpool +14 5 £32,500 +20.37%
Prescot - 2 £22,000 -
Birkenhead - 1 £19,000 -
Data Analyst
North West

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) Visualisation
4 7 (41.18%) QA
4 7 (41.18%) Time Management
4 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
4 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
5 5 (29.41%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
5 5 (29.41%) ITIL
5 5 (29.41%) SLA
6 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.76%) ISEB
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.76%) UML
6 2 (11.76%) MS Office
6 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
6 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) BPMN
7 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (5.88%) Google Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) Tableau
7 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
7 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) Logistics

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
3 1 (5.88%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Visualisation
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Time Management
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) UML
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) BPMN
4 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Logistics
4 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.88%) ETL
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) QA
2 5 (29.41%) SLA
3 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Tableau
2 1 (5.88%) Google