The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands 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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 18 25 36
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.65% 1.03% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.91% 1.08% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -31.57%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,287 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.87% +4.29%
Data Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 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
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103 186 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 91.15% 95.88% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 72 148 185
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £66,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Data Analyst Salary Trend in the Midlands

Data Analyst
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
3 1 (33.33%) Equities
3 1 (33.33%) GoldenSource
3 1 (33.33%) SmartStream
3 1 (33.33%) Reuters
3 1 (33.33%) Bloomberg
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Reference Data
3 1 (33.33%) Markit EDM
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
1 1 (33.33%) Equities
1 1 (33.33%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SmartStream
1 1 (33.33%) Reuters
1 1 (33.33%) Bloomberg
1 1 (33.33%) GoldenSource