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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 179 216 185
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 69 44 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.13% 0.67% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.69% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 57 34 62
Median salary £31,500 £29,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.62% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,750 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+5.69% -6.81%
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
5965 6381 7183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.34% 96.95% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5009 5297 5801
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 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +8 32 £32,000 +23.07% 8
Cheshire +38 17 £31,500 +5.00% 3
Merseyside -9 8 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Cumbria +9 4 £27,500 +83.33%
Lancashire +1 3 £27,500 -17.91% 1
Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 63 (55.75%) SQL
2 43 (38.05%) Finance
3 35 (30.97%) Data Analysis
4 31 (27.43%) Business Intelligence
5 29 (25.66%) SQL Server
6 23 (20.35%) Data Modelling
6 23 (20.35%) Analytics
7 22 (19.47%) Data Management
8 21 (18.58%) MS Excel
8 21 (18.58%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (16.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (15.04%) Oracle
10 17 (15.04%) Data Quality
11 15 (13.27%) ETL
11 15 (13.27%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (13.27%) Microsoft
11 15 (13.27%) Degree
12 13 (11.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (11.50%) Ab Initio
12 13 (11.50%) Informatica
13 12 (10.62%) VBA
13 12 (10.62%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (9.73%) Spotfire
14 11 (9.73%) T-SQL
14 11 (9.73%) CRM
14 11 (9.73%) SAS
15 10 (8.85%) Management Information System
15 10 (8.85%) Banking
15 10 (8.85%) Retail
15 10 (8.85%) Information Management

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 11 (9.73%) SAS
2 4 (3.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.88%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 21 (18.58%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.19%) MS Office
3 6 (5.31%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (7.96%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (3.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (2.65%) Cognos Controller
3 3 (2.65%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (2.65%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.77%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.88%) PeopleSoft CRM
5 1 (0.88%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.88%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.88%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.88%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.88%) SAP HR-PA
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.66%) SQL Server
2 19 (16.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (13.27%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (11.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (9.73%) Spotfire
6 10 (8.85%) QlikView
7 9 (7.96%) Crystal Reports
7 9 (7.96%) DataStage
7 9 (7.96%) MS Access
8 7 (6.19%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (3.54%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (3.54%) OLAP
9 4 (3.54%) Relational Database
10 3 (2.65%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 3 (2.65%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 3 (2.65%) Cognos Query Studio
10 3 (2.65%) Cognos Report Studio
10 3 (2.65%) OLAP Cube
10 3 (2.65%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (6.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.65%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 43 (38.05%) Finance
2 10 (8.85%) Banking
2 10 (8.85%) Retail
3 5 (4.42%) Advertising
3 5 (4.42%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.42%) Retail Banking
4 3 (2.65%) Marketing
5 2 (1.77%) Italian Language
5 2 (1.77%) Polish Language
5 2 (1.77%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.77%) Swedish Language
6 1 (0.88%) Billing
6 1 (0.88%) Cantonese Language
6 1 (0.88%) French Language
6 1 (0.88%) Games
6 1 (0.88%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.08%) .NET
2 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.88%) EDI
2 1 (0.88%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.58%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.85%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.42%) Reference Data
3 5 (4.42%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.65%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.65%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.65%) NHS
5 2 (1.77%) Pricing Data
6 1 (0.88%) AS400
6 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.88%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.88%) Economics
6 1 (0.88%) iSeries
6 1 (0.88%) Linked Data
6 1 (0.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.88%) Linux
1 1 (0.88%) OS/400
1 1 (0.88%) Unix
1 1 (0.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.97%) Data Analysis
2 31 (27.43%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (20.35%) Analytics
3 23 (20.35%) Data Modelling
4 22 (19.47%) Data Management
5 15 (13.27%) ETL
6 12 (10.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (9.73%) CRM
8 10 (8.85%) Information Management
9 9 (7.96%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (7.96%) Data Cleansing
9 9 (7.96%) People Management
10 7 (6.19%) Database Theory
10 7 (6.19%) Front End Development
11 6 (5.31%) Business Analysis
11 6 (5.31%) ITIL
12 5 (4.42%) Data Mapping
12 5 (4.42%) SDLC
13 4 (3.54%) Data Analytics
13 4 (3.54%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 63 (55.75%) SQL
2 12 (10.62%) VBA
3 11 (9.73%) T-SQL
4 7 (6.19%) VB
5 5 (4.42%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.54%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (0.88%) Java
7 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (13.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.04%) Data Quality
2 7 (6.19%) QA
3 4 (3.54%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) HDFS
Vendors
1 17 (15.04%) Oracle
2 15 (13.27%) Microsoft
3 13 (11.50%) Ab Initio
3 13 (11.50%) Informatica
4 9 (7.96%) MicroStrategy
5 8 (7.08%) SAP
6 7 (6.19%) Tableau
7 6 (5.31%) Google
7 6 (5.31%) Teradata
8 5 (4.42%) Cognos
8 5 (4.42%) GoldenSource
9 4 (3.54%) IBM
9 4 (3.54%) Netezza
10 3 (2.65%) IFS
10 3 (2.65%) Talend
10 3 (2.65%) Vertica
11 2 (1.77%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (1.77%) Sage
11 2 (1.77%) Trillium
12 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
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