The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 187 220 173
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 64 45 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.02% 0.66% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.69% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 57 34 73
Median salary £31,500 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
6060 6537 7096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.74% 96.60% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5087 5435 5848
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

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 25 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -1 27 £32,000 +18.51% 7
Cheshire +38 17 £31,500 -10.63% 1
Merseyside -4 10 £27,500 - 3
Cumbria +14 3 £27,500 +83.33%
Lancashire +7 3 £36,000 +7.46% 2
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Data Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 65 (56.03%) SQL
2 49 (42.24%) Finance
3 39 (33.62%) Data Analysis
4 36 (31.03%) SQL Server
5 29 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 29 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 26 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (18.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 21 (18.10%) Analytics
9 20 (17.24%) Data Modelling
10 18 (15.52%) Data Management
11 17 (14.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (14.66%) Microsoft
11 17 (14.66%) Data Quality
12 15 (12.93%) Degree
13 14 (12.07%) Management Information System
13 14 (12.07%) ETL
13 14 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (12.07%) Oracle
14 13 (11.21%) VBA
14 13 (11.21%) MS Access
15 12 (10.34%) T-SQL
15 12 (10.34%) Data Cleansing
16 11 (9.48%) Retail
17 10 (8.62%) Ab Initio
17 10 (8.62%) Crystal Reports
17 10 (8.62%) MS Office
17 10 (8.62%) Informatica
17 10 (8.62%) Banking
18 9 (7.76%) CRM

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.90%) SAS
2 7 (6.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.86%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 29 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.62%) MS Office
3 6 (5.17%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.17%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (3.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (2.59%) Cognos Controller
3 3 (2.59%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (2.59%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.72%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.86%) PeopleSoft CRM
5 1 (0.86%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.86%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.86%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.86%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.86%) SAP HR-PA
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.59%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 22 (18.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (14.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (11.21%) MS Access
6 10 (8.62%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (6.90%) Spotfire
8 7 (6.03%) QlikView
8 7 (6.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (5.17%) DataStage
10 4 (3.45%) Big Data
10 4 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (3.45%) OLAP
10 4 (3.45%) Relational Database
11 3 (2.59%) Cognos Analysis Studio
11 3 (2.59%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 3 (2.59%) Cognos Query Studio
11 3 (2.59%) Cognos Report Studio
11 3 (2.59%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (2.59%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (6.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 7 (6.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.59%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 49 (42.24%) Finance
2 11 (9.48%) Retail
3 10 (8.62%) Banking
4 5 (4.31%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.31%) Retail Banking
5 4 (3.45%) Advertising
6 3 (2.59%) Marketing
7 2 (1.72%) Cantonese Language
7 2 (1.72%) Games
7 2 (1.72%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.72%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (1.72%) Polish Language
7 2 (1.72%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.72%) Swedish Language
8 1 (0.86%) Back Office
8 1 (0.86%) Billing
8 1 (0.86%) French Language
8 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.90%) .NET
2 1 (0.86%) EDI
2 1 (0.86%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (12.07%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.31%) NHS
3 5 (4.31%) Reference Data
4 4 (3.45%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.45%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.59%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.59%) Statistics
6 2 (1.72%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.86%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.86%) AS400
7 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.86%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.86%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.86%) Economics
7 1 (0.86%) iSeries
7 1 (0.86%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.86%) Linux
1 1 (0.86%) OS/400
1 1 (0.86%) Unix
1 1 (0.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (33.62%) Data Analysis
2 29 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (18.10%) Analytics
4 20 (17.24%) Data Modelling
5 18 (15.52%) Data Management
6 14 (12.07%) ETL
7 12 (10.34%) Data Cleansing
8 9 (7.76%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (7.76%) CRM
8 9 (7.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (6.90%) Database Theory
9 8 (6.90%) Front End Development
10 7 (6.03%) Business Analysis
10 7 (6.03%) Information Management
11 6 (5.17%) ITIL
11 6 (5.17%) People Management
12 5 (4.31%) Data Analytics
12 5 (4.31%) Data Mapping
12 5 (4.31%) SDLC
13 4 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 65 (56.03%) SQL
2 13 (11.21%) VBA
3 12 (10.34%) T-SQL
4 8 (6.90%) VB
5 7 (6.03%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.31%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.86%) C
7 1 (0.86%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (0.86%) Java
7 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.86%) Python
7 1 (0.86%) R
7 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (12.93%) Degree
2 1 (0.86%) AAT
2 1 (0.86%) ACCA
2 1 (0.86%) CIMA
2 1 (0.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.66%) Data Quality
2 7 (6.03%) QA
3 4 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) HDFS
Vendors
1 17 (14.66%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.07%) Oracle
3 10 (8.62%) Ab Initio
3 10 (8.62%) Informatica
4 9 (7.76%) SAP
5 6 (5.17%) Google
5 6 (5.17%) MicroStrategy
5 6 (5.17%) Tableau
5 6 (5.17%) Teradata
6 5 (4.31%) GoldenSource
7 4 (3.45%) Cognos
7 4 (3.45%) IBM
7 4 (3.45%) Netezza
8 3 (2.59%) Talend
8 3 (2.59%) Vertica
9 2 (1.72%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (1.72%) Sage
9 2 (1.72%) Trillium
10 1 (0.86%) Apple
10 1 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
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