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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 173 185 232
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 61 64 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.07% 0.98% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.02% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 58 53 30
Average salary £27,500 £32,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.06% +16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,400 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £33,775 £32,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +0.76%
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
5511 6304 6830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.11% 96.72% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4665 5026 5506
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,123
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 +21 46 £27,500 -20.28% 5
Cheshire +17 11 £26,000 -5.45%
Lancashire +1 2 - - 1
Merseyside +4 1 £70,000 +133.33% 1
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 78 (65.00%) SQL
2 48 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (30.00%) Data Analysis
4 35 (29.17%) MS Excel
5 29 (24.17%) Finance
6 28 (23.33%) SQL Server
7 27 (22.50%) Analytics
8 26 (21.67%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (21.67%) Degree
9 24 (20.00%) Data Management
10 20 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 19 (15.83%) SAS
12 17 (14.17%) Data Modelling
12 17 (14.17%) QlikView
13 16 (13.33%) Tableau
14 15 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (12.50%) SharePoint
14 15 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
14 15 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
15 14 (11.67%) Microsoft
15 14 (11.67%) CRM
16 13 (10.83%) Systems Analysis
16 13 (10.83%) Oracle
17 12 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (10.00%) Spotfire
18 11 (9.17%) Process Improvement
18 11 (9.17%) Marketing
19 10 (8.33%) Mathematics
19 10 (8.33%) Data Mining
19 10 (8.33%) ETL

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 (15.83%) SAS
2 15 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 15 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 35 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.17%) MS Office
3 4 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.83%) MS Project
4 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (8.33%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.67%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.67%) Google Tag Manager
1 2 (1.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (14.17%) QlikView
4 12 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (10.00%) Spotfire
5 10 (8.33%) Data Mining
5 10 (8.33%) DataStage
6 9 (7.50%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (5.83%) Big Data
8 6 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (4.17%) Hadoop
9 5 (4.17%) MySQL
10 4 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database
11 3 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (1.67%) PowerPivot
12 2 (1.67%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 29 (24.17%) Finance
2 11 (9.17%) Marketing
3 3 (2.50%) Billing
4 2 (1.67%) Advertising
4 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.83%) Law
5 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.50%) .NET
2 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 48 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 10 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 8 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.67%) Data Structures
4 5 (4.17%) Physics
4 5 (4.17%) Replication
5 4 (3.33%) Economics
5 4 (3.33%) Pricing Data
6 3 (2.50%) Statistics
7 2 (1.67%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.67%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.67%) Telematics
8 1 (0.83%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.83%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.83%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.67%) Android
1 2 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (30.00%) Data Analysis
2 27 (22.50%) Analytics
3 26 (21.67%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (20.00%) Data Management
5 17 (14.17%) Data Modelling
6 14 (11.67%) CRM
7 13 (10.83%) Systems Analysis
8 11 (9.17%) Process Improvement
9 10 (8.33%) Data Governance
9 10 (8.33%) ETL
9 10 (8.33%) People Management
9 10 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (7.50%) Data Visualisation
10 9 (7.50%) Information Management
11 8 (6.67%) Change Management
11 8 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
12 6 (5.00%) Campaign Management
12 6 (5.00%) Customer Segmentation
12 6 (5.00%) Database Marketing
12 6 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 78 (65.00%) SQL
2 7 (5.83%) Java
2 7 (5.83%) T-SQL
3 6 (5.00%) VBA
4 3 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (21.67%) Degree
2 2 (1.67%) CCAB
2 2 (1.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.17%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (13.33%) Tableau
2 15 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
3 14 (11.67%) Microsoft
4 13 (10.83%) Oracle
5 10 (8.33%) Ab Initio
5 10 (8.33%) Informatica
6 8 (6.67%) IFS
7 7 (5.83%) Cognos
8 6 (5.00%) Teradata
9 4 (3.33%) Google
10 2 (1.67%) SAP
10 2 (1.67%) Tealeaf
11 1 (0.83%) Northgate
11 1 (0.83%) Planview
11 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
Manchester, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £21,605 - £24,298 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Lancashire
Capita plc
Posted: 9 days ago