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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 184 188 223
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 74 56 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.18% 0.91% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 0.95% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71 51 44
Median salary £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,500 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,950 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +1.38%
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
6077 5885 7110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.66% 95.89% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5126 4863 6067
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 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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
Merseyside +16 27 £27,500 - 2
Manchester -4 22 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Lancashire -1 15 £32,500 +3.17% 3
Cheshire +2 10 £31,500 +14.54% 2
Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 95 (66.43%) SQL
2 72 (50.35%) SQL Server
3 56 (39.16%) Finance
4 49 (34.27%) MS Excel
4 49 (34.27%) Data Analysis
5 45 (31.47%) Business Intelligence
6 43 (30.07%) Analytical Skills
7 42 (29.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 35 (24.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 34 (23.78%) Microsoft
10 29 (20.28%) Analytics
11 26 (18.18%) Data Modelling
12 25 (17.48%) Management Information System
13 21 (14.69%) VBA
14 19 (13.29%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (12.59%) T-SQL
15 18 (12.59%) Retail
16 16 (11.19%) MS Office
17 15 (10.49%) Business Analysis
17 15 (10.49%) Degree
17 15 (10.49%) Data Quality
17 15 (10.49%) Tableau
18 14 (9.79%) Team Foundation Server
18 14 (9.79%) PowerShell
18 14 (9.79%) ITIL
18 14 (9.79%) SharePoint
19 13 (9.09%) Oracle
20 12 (8.39%) Data Management
21 11 (7.69%) MS Access
21 11 (7.69%) ETL

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 14 (9.79%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.59%) SAS
3 1 (0.70%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 49 (34.27%) MS Excel
2 16 (11.19%) MS Office
3 6 (4.20%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.10%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.50%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (2.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (2.80%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 3 (2.10%) Cognos Controller
3 3 (2.10%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (2.10%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.70%) PeopleSoft CRM
5 1 (0.70%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.70%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.70%) SAP HR-PA
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.50%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (50.35%) SQL Server
2 42 (29.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (24.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (13.29%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (7.69%) MS Access
6 10 (6.99%) Power BI
6 10 (6.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (6.29%) Data Mining
7 9 (6.29%) Spotfire
8 8 (5.59%) QlikView
9 5 (3.50%) DataStage
10 4 (2.80%) Big Data
10 4 (2.80%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (2.80%) MySQL
10 4 (2.80%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (2.10%) Cognos Analysis Studio
11 3 (2.10%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 3 (2.10%) Cognos Query Studio
11 3 (2.10%) Cognos Report Studio
11 3 (2.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (9.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (6.29%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.70%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.70%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 56 (39.16%) Finance
2 18 (12.59%) Retail
3 10 (6.99%) Banking
4 5 (3.50%) Retail Banking
5 4 (2.80%) Marketing
6 3 (2.10%) Games
7 2 (1.40%) Advertising
7 2 (1.40%) Billing
7 2 (1.40%) Cantonese Language
7 2 (1.40%) Legal
7 2 (1.40%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.70%) Back Office
8 1 (0.70%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.90%) MDX
2 4 (2.80%) .NET
3 1 (0.70%) D3.js
3 1 (0.70%) EDI
3 1 (0.70%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (0.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 43 (30.07%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (17.48%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.50%) Reference Data
3 5 (3.50%) Statistics
4 4 (2.80%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.80%) NHS
4 4 (2.80%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.10%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.40%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.40%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.70%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.70%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.70%) iSeries
7 1 (0.70%) Linked Data
7 1 (0.70%) Physics
7 1 (0.70%) Psychology
7 1 (0.70%) User Experience
7 1 (0.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.70%) Linux
1 1 (0.70%) OS/400
1 1 (0.70%) Unix
1 1 (0.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (34.27%) Data Analysis
2 45 (31.47%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (20.28%) Analytics
4 26 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 15 (10.49%) Business Analysis
6 14 (9.79%) ITIL
7 12 (8.39%) Data Management
8 11 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
8 11 (7.69%) ETL
9 9 (6.29%) BPMN
9 9 (6.29%) Case Management
9 9 (6.29%) Data Analytics
9 9 (6.29%) PRINCE2
9 9 (6.29%) Systems Analysis
9 9 (6.29%) UML
10 7 (4.90%) E-Commerce
11 6 (4.20%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (4.20%) CRM
11 6 (4.20%) Data Protection
11 6 (4.20%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (66.43%) SQL
2 21 (14.69%) VBA
3 18 (12.59%) T-SQL
4 14 (9.79%) PowerShell
5 10 (6.99%) JavaScript
6 5 (3.50%) PL/SQL
6 5 (3.50%) VB
7 2 (1.40%) C
7 2 (1.40%) Python
7 2 (1.40%) R
8 1 (0.70%) ANSI SQL
8 1 (0.70%) C#
8 1 (0.70%) Java
8 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (10.49%) Degree
2 9 (6.29%) ISEB
3 2 (1.40%) AAT
3 2 (1.40%) ACCA
3 2 (1.40%) CCA
3 2 (1.40%) CIMA
4 1 (0.70%) MCSA
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.70%) NCDA
4 1 (0.70%) PhD
4 1 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.49%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.50%) SLA
3 2 (1.40%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.70%) Firmware
1 1 (0.70%) HDFS
1 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.70%) vSphere
1 1 (0.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (23.78%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.49%) Tableau
3 13 (9.09%) Oracle
4 9 (6.29%) Ab Initio
4 9 (6.29%) Informatica
5 8 (5.59%) SAP
6 6 (4.20%) Google
6 6 (4.20%) Teradata
7 5 (3.50%) GoldenSource
7 5 (3.50%) IBM
7 5 (3.50%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (2.80%) Cognos
8 4 (2.80%) Netezza
8 4 (2.80%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (1.40%) IFS
9 2 (1.40%) Trillium
10 1 (0.70%) Apple
10 1 (0.70%) Citrix
10 1 (0.70%) NetApp
10 1 (0.70%) Optimizely
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