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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 177 196 176
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 61 42 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.00% 0.62% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.65% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 44 35 48
Average salary £30,250 £27,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.03% -12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £36,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
5786 6434 6906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.96% 95.25% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4635 5186 5868
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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
(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 +27 35 £32,212 +19.30% 7
Cheshire +11 19 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Merseyside +11 5 £36,000 +18.03% 2
Lancashire -15 1 £22,500 -16.66%
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 67 (65.69%) SQL
2 49 (48.04%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (37.25%) MS Excel
3 38 (37.25%) Finance
3 38 (37.25%) Data Analysis
4 35 (34.31%) SQL Server
5 29 (28.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (23.53%) SAP
7 23 (22.55%) Oracle
8 20 (19.61%) CRM
8 20 (19.61%) Degree
9 17 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (15.69%) Microsoft
11 15 (14.71%) Epicor
11 15 (14.71%) JD Edwards
11 15 (14.71%) Sage
11 15 (14.71%) SharePoint
11 15 (14.71%) VBA
11 15 (14.71%) Dynamics NAV
11 15 (14.71%) Dynamics CRM
11 15 (14.71%) Dynamics GP
11 15 (14.71%) General Ledger
11 15 (14.71%) Marketing
11 15 (14.71%) Oracle General Ledger
12 14 (13.73%) Business Analysis
13 13 (12.75%) Data Management
13 13 (12.75%) T-SQL
14 11 (10.78%) MS Office
14 11 (10.78%) Data Mining
15 10 (9.80%) Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 15 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.84%) SAS
3 2 (1.96%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.98%) CMS
4 1 (0.98%) Lync
Applications
1 38 (37.25%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.78%) MS Office
3 7 (6.86%) SPSS
4 5 (4.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.98%) FastStats
5 1 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (14.71%) Dynamics NAV
1 15 (14.71%) Dynamics CRM
1 15 (14.71%) Dynamics GP
1 15 (14.71%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.98%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.98%) arcHouse
2 1 (0.98%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.98%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (0.98%) Aareon QL
2 1 (0.98%) OPENHousing
2 1 (0.98%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (0.98%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.88%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.98%) SmartFocus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (34.31%) SQL Server
2 29 (28.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (10.78%) Data Mining
4 9 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (7.84%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (7.84%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (6.86%) DTS
6 7 (6.86%) SAP Data Services
7 6 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (3.92%) MS Access
9 3 (2.94%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (2.94%) QlikView
10 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.96%) Clementine
11 1 (0.98%) MySQL
11 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (6.86%) LSMW
2 2 (1.96%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.98%) MSTest
General
1 38 (37.25%) Finance
2 15 (14.71%) General Ledger
2 15 (14.71%) Marketing
3 8 (7.84%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.94%) Banking
5 2 (1.96%) Retail
5 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.98%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.88%) HTML
1 6 (5.88%) CSS
2 4 (3.92%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 49 (48.04%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.86%) User Experience
2 7 (6.86%) FMCG
3 6 (5.88%) Data Structures
3 6 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.90%) Visualisation
4 5 (4.90%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.92%) Telematics
5 4 (3.92%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.94%) Statistics
6 3 (2.94%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.96%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.98%) Replication
8 1 (0.98%) Physics
8 1 (0.98%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (37.25%) Data Analysis
2 20 (19.61%) CRM
3 17 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (13.73%) Business Analysis
5 13 (12.75%) Data Management
6 10 (9.80%) Analytics
7 7 (6.86%) Migration
7 7 (6.86%) Data Transformation
7 7 (6.86%) Data Migration
7 7 (6.86%) Data Cleansing
8 6 (5.88%) Customer Insight
8 6 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
9 5 (4.90%) ITIL
9 5 (4.90%) E-Commerce
9 5 (4.90%) Data Modelling
9 5 (4.90%) ETL
9 5 (4.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (4.90%) Data Governance
9 5 (4.90%) Data Privacy
9 5 (4.90%) Campaign Analysis
Programming Languages
1 67 (65.69%) SQL
2 15 (14.71%) VBA
3 13 (12.75%) T-SQL
4 7 (6.86%) ABAP
4 7 (6.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.94%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.96%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (19.61%) Degree
2 5 (4.90%) ISEB
3 3 (2.94%) CISA
3 3 (2.94%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) SLA
2 1 (0.98%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.98%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (23.53%) SAP
2 23 (22.55%) Oracle
3 16 (15.69%) Microsoft
4 15 (14.71%) Epicor
4 15 (14.71%) JD Edwards
4 15 (14.71%) Sage
5 8 (7.84%) Business Objects
6 6 (5.88%) Google
7 5 (4.90%) Teradata
8 2 (1.96%) Tableau
9 1 (0.98%) Siebel
9 1 (0.98%) Cisco
9 1 (0.98%) Northgate
9 1 (0.98%) Capita
9 1 (0.98%) Orchard
9 1 (0.98%) Minitab
9 1 (0.98%) Aareon
9 1 (0.98%) Kypera
9 1 (0.98%) Vertica
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