The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 167 235 236
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 68 33 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.23% 0.48% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 0.49% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 61 30 17
Average salary £28,500 £32,500 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,105 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -5.79%
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5322 6686 6406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.19% 96.63% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4453 5632 5342
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 the North West

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

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Data Analyst Salary Trend in the North West

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Data Analyst Salary Histogram in the North West

Data Analyst
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 13 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
(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
Manchester +40 31 £32,000 -4.47% 7
Cheshire +40 30 £26,000 -20.00%
Lancashire - 6 £31,500 - 1
Merseyside -12 1 £27,500 -15.38%
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 82 (67.21%) SQL
2 58 (47.54%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (41.80%) MS Excel
4 40 (32.79%) Finance
5 37 (30.33%) SQL Server
6 35 (28.69%) Data Analysis
7 29 (23.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 28 (22.95%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (22.13%) Analytics
10 22 (18.03%) Data Management
11 19 (15.57%) Degree
11 19 (15.57%) SharePoint
11 19 (15.57%) BizTalk Server
11 19 (15.57%) Team Foundation Server
12 18 (14.75%) Microsoft
13 17 (13.93%) SAS
14 16 (13.11%) VBA
14 16 (13.11%) QlikView
15 14 (11.48%) Tableau
15 14 (11.48%) Data Mining
15 14 (11.48%) Mathematics
15 14 (11.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 13 (10.66%) ETL
17 12 (9.84%) Data Modelling
17 12 (9.84%) Data Visualisation
17 12 (9.84%) Visualisation
18 11 (9.02%) Big Data
18 11 (9.02%) Marketing
18 11 (9.02%) MicroStrategy
19 10 (8.20%) CRM

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 (15.57%) BizTalk Server
1 19 (15.57%) SharePoint
2 17 (13.93%) SAS
3 1 (0.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 51 (41.80%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.20%) MS Office
3 8 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.64%) MS Project
4 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.82%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (4.92%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.82%) FastStats
3 1 (0.82%) Maximo
3 1 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.92%) Google Analytics
2 4 (3.28%) Google Tag Manager
3 2 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (30.33%) SQL Server
2 29 (23.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (13.11%) QlikView
4 14 (11.48%) Data Mining
4 14 (11.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (9.02%) Big Data
6 10 (8.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (6.56%) Spotfire
8 6 (4.92%) DataStage
9 5 (4.10%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (4.10%) Hadoop
9 5 (4.10%) MySQL
10 4 (3.28%) Relational Database
11 3 (2.46%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.64%) PowerPivot
12 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (15.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.82%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 40 (32.79%) Finance
2 11 (9.02%) Marketing
3 4 (3.28%) Aerospace
3 4 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.64%) Billing
5 1 (0.82%) Law
5 1 (0.82%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.92%) .NET
2 2 (1.64%) Web Services
3 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (47.54%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.48%) Mathematics
3 12 (9.84%) Visualisation
4 9 (7.38%) Computer Science
4 9 (7.38%) Physics
5 8 (6.56%) Management Information System
5 8 (6.56%) Statistics
6 7 (5.74%) Data Structures
7 5 (4.10%) Replication
7 5 (4.10%) Social Media
8 4 (3.28%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (3.28%) Life Science
8 4 (3.28%) Reference Data
9 3 (2.46%) Data Integration
9 3 (2.46%) Economics
10 2 (1.64%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.64%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.64%) Pricing Data
10 2 (1.64%) Telematics
11 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.64%) Android
1 2 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.69%) Data Analysis
2 28 (22.95%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (22.13%) Analytics
4 22 (18.03%) Data Management
5 13 (10.66%) ETL
6 12 (9.84%) Data Modelling
6 12 (9.84%) Data Visualisation
7 10 (8.20%) CRM
8 9 (7.38%) Data Governance
8 9 (7.38%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (5.74%) Change Management
9 7 (5.74%) GAP Analysis
9 7 (5.74%) Process Improvement
9 7 (5.74%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (4.92%) Campaign Management
10 6 (4.92%) Customer Segmentation
10 6 (4.92%) Data Transformation
10 6 (4.92%) Database Marketing
10 6 (4.92%) Performance Analysis
10 6 (4.92%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (67.21%) SQL
2 16 (13.11%) VBA
3 9 (7.38%) T-SQL
4 7 (5.74%) Java
5 5 (4.10%) VB
6 2 (1.64%) R
7 1 (0.82%) C#
7 1 (0.82%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.82%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.82%) PHP
7 1 (0.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (15.57%) Degree
2 6 (4.92%) PhD
3 2 (1.64%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.38%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 18 (14.75%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.48%) Tableau
3 11 (9.02%) MicroStrategy
4 10 (8.20%) Teradata
5 8 (6.56%) Oracle
6 6 (4.92%) Ab Initio
6 6 (4.92%) Google
6 6 (4.92%) Informatica
7 5 (4.10%) Cognos
8 4 (3.28%) IFS
8 4 (3.28%) Tealeaf
9 2 (1.64%) Planview
10 1 (0.82%) BMC
10 1 (0.82%) ClickTale
10 1 (0.82%) IBM
10 1 (0.82%) Minitab
10 1 (0.82%) Northgate
10 1 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.82%) Talend
10 1 (0.82%) Vertica
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