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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 185 206 207
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 72 39 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.96% 0.58% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.62% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 65 28 27
Average salary £30,000 £29,787 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,875 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £60,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
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
7047 6326 6839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.24% 94.52% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5953 5440 5905
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 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 30 October 2014.

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 30 October 2014. 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 -10 30 £30,000 -13.04% 7
Cheshire +12 27 £31,000 +12.72% 5
Merseyside +20 10 £19,000 -35.12%
Lancashire - 3 £24,000 - 4
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 97 (67.83%) SQL
2 59 (41.26%) Finance
3 53 (37.06%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (36.36%) MS Excel
5 47 (32.87%) Business Intelligence
6 45 (31.47%) Data Analysis
7 42 (29.37%) Microsoft
8 35 (24.48%) SQL Server
9 33 (23.08%) Degree
10 31 (21.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 30 (20.98%) Analytics
12 26 (18.18%) SAS
13 22 (15.38%) Data Mining
14 21 (14.69%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (12.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 17 (11.89%) Management Information System
17 16 (11.19%) Retail
17 16 (11.19%) VB
17 16 (11.19%) Time Management
17 16 (11.19%) Relational Database
18 15 (10.49%) Data Modelling
19 14 (9.79%) Marketing
20 13 (9.09%) Google
20 13 (9.09%) SPSS
20 13 (9.09%) VBA
20 13 (9.09%) QA
20 13 (9.09%) Google Analytics
21 12 (8.39%) Visualisation
21 12 (8.39%) Oracle
21 12 (8.39%) Data Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 26 (18.18%) SAS
2 2 (1.40%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 52 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.09%) SPSS
3 8 (5.59%) MS Office
4 5 (3.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.80%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (2.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (9.09%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.40%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (24.48%) SQL Server
2 31 (21.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (15.38%) Data Mining
4 21 (14.69%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (12.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (11.19%) Relational Database
7 6 (4.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (4.20%) MS Access
8 5 (3.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.80%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.80%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (2.80%) QlikView
9 4 (2.80%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (2.10%) DB2
10 3 (2.10%) SAP Data Services
11 2 (1.40%) Big Data
11 2 (1.40%) Base SAS
11 2 (1.40%) Clementine
12 1 (0.70%) Data Mart
12 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.10%) LSMW
1 3 (2.10%) Hudson
2 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 59 (41.26%) Finance
2 16 (11.19%) Retail
3 14 (9.79%) Marketing
4 11 (7.69%) Banking
5 6 (4.20%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.80%) Billing
7 3 (2.10%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.40%) Legal
8 2 (1.40%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.70%) Games
9 1 (0.70%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.20%) XML
2 2 (1.40%) ODBC
2 2 (1.40%) HTML
2 2 (1.40%) HTML5
3 1 (0.70%) .NET
3 1 (0.70%) COM
3 1 (0.70%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 53 (37.06%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (11.89%) Management Information System
3 12 (8.39%) Visualisation
4 10 (6.99%) Mathematics
5 9 (6.29%) Statistics
6 5 (3.50%) Economics
6 5 (3.50%) Data Conversion
7 4 (2.80%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.10%) User Experience
8 3 (2.10%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.40%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.40%) Data Extraction
9 2 (1.40%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.40%) FMCG
9 2 (1.40%) iSeries
9 2 (1.40%) Physics
9 2 (1.40%) Psychology
10 1 (0.70%) Online Games
10 1 (0.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.40%) Windows
1 2 (1.40%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (32.87%) Business Intelligence
2 45 (31.47%) Data Analysis
3 30 (20.98%) Analytics
4 16 (11.19%) Time Management
5 15 (10.49%) Data Modelling
6 12 (8.39%) Data Management
7 11 (7.69%) ETL
7 11 (7.69%) Web Analytics
8 9 (6.29%) Migration
8 9 (6.29%) Data Migration
9 8 (5.59%) Data Cleansing
10 6 (4.20%) ITIL
10 6 (4.20%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (3.50%) Data Governance
11 5 (3.50%) E-Commerce
12 4 (2.80%) CRM
12 4 (2.80%) Service Management
12 4 (2.80%) Business Analysis
12 4 (2.80%) Web Development
12 4 (2.80%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 97 (67.83%) SQL
2 16 (11.19%) VB
3 13 (9.09%) VBA
4 7 (4.90%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.80%) R
6 3 (2.10%) ABAP
7 2 (1.40%) C
8 1 (0.70%) C#
8 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.70%) Python
8 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (23.08%) Degree
2 3 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.09%) QA
2 8 (5.59%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.40%) SLA
4 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 42 (29.37%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.09%) Google
3 12 (8.39%) Oracle
4 10 (6.99%) ClickTale
4 10 (6.99%) Tealeaf
5 5 (3.50%) Sage
6 4 (2.80%) Teradata
6 4 (2.80%) Tableau
6 4 (2.80%) Business Objects
6 4 (2.80%) SAP
7 3 (2.10%) Cognos
7 3 (2.10%) Informatica
8 2 (1.40%) VMware
9 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.70%) RapidMiner
9 1 (0.70%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.70%) Adobe
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