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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 188 191 225
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 44 58 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.81% 0.92% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.96% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 43 41 36
Median salary £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £36,250
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -4.41%
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
5293 6054 6755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.19% 96.48% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4499 4866 5415
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 May 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 May 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 -1 34 £27,500 -14.34% 6
Cheshire +21 6 £25,750 -6.36% 3
Lancashire +5 2 £27,500 +22.22% 2
Merseyside +7 1 £70,000 +90.47% 1
Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 73 (64.60%) SQL
2 40 (35.40%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (31.86%) Data Analysis
4 26 (23.01%) MS Excel
4 26 (23.01%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (22.12%) Finance
5 25 (22.12%) Data Management
6 24 (21.24%) Degree
7 23 (20.35%) Analytics
8 22 (19.47%) SQL Server
9 21 (18.58%) Data Modelling
10 18 (15.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (14.16%) SAS
12 14 (12.39%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (11.50%) Systems Analysis
13 13 (11.50%) Tableau
14 12 (10.62%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (10.62%) QlikView
14 12 (10.62%) SharePoint
14 12 (10.62%) CRM
14 12 (10.62%) Oracle
14 12 (10.62%) BizTalk Server
15 11 (9.73%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (9.73%) ETL
15 11 (9.73%) Microsoft
15 11 (9.73%) Process Improvement
16 10 (8.85%) Spotfire
16 10 (8.85%) Visualisation
16 10 (8.85%) MicroStrategy
16 10 (8.85%) Marketing

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 16 (14.16%) SAS
2 12 (10.62%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (10.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (23.01%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (7.08%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.77%) SaaS
2 1 (0.88%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.47%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (12.39%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (10.62%) QlikView
5 10 (8.85%) Spotfire
6 9 (7.96%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (7.08%) DataStage
8 6 (5.31%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (5.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (4.42%) Relational Database
10 4 (3.54%) Big Data
10 4 (3.54%) Data Mining
10 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (2.65%) MS Access
11 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database
11 3 (2.65%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (1.77%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.77%) MySQL
12 2 (1.77%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 12 (10.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.77%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 25 (22.12%) Finance
2 10 (8.85%) Marketing
3 5 (4.42%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.65%) Advertising
5 2 (1.77%) Billing
5 2 (1.77%) Italian Language
5 2 (1.77%) Polish Language
5 2 (1.77%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.77%) Swedish Language
5 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.88%) French Language
6 1 (0.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.19%) .NET
2 2 (1.77%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.77%) Web Services
3 1 (0.88%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 40 (35.40%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.85%) Visualisation
3 8 (7.08%) Data Structures
3 8 (7.08%) Mathematics
4 6 (5.31%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.42%) Physics
6 4 (3.54%) Pricing Data
7 2 (1.77%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.77%) Economics
7 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.77%) Replication
7 2 (1.77%) Telematics
8 1 (0.88%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.88%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.88%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.88%) NHS
8 1 (0.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.77%) Android
1 2 (1.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (31.86%) Data Analysis
2 26 (23.01%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (22.12%) Data Management
4 23 (20.35%) Analytics
5 21 (18.58%) Data Modelling
6 13 (11.50%) Systems Analysis
7 12 (10.62%) CRM
8 11 (9.73%) ETL
8 11 (9.73%) Process Improvement
8 11 (9.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (7.96%) Data Governance
9 9 (7.96%) Data Visualisation
9 9 (7.96%) Information Management
10 8 (7.08%) Change Management
10 8 (7.08%) GAP Analysis
10 8 (7.08%) People Management
11 7 (6.19%) Data Cleansing
12 6 (5.31%) Campaign Management
12 6 (5.31%) Database Marketing
12 6 (5.31%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 73 (64.60%) SQL
2 7 (6.19%) T-SQL
3 4 (3.54%) Java
4 3 (2.65%) VB
5 2 (1.77%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.77%) VBA
6 1 (0.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 24 (21.24%) Degree
2 2 (1.77%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.19%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.77%) QA
3 1 (0.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (11.50%) Tableau
2 12 (10.62%) Oracle
3 11 (9.73%) Microsoft
4 10 (8.85%) MicroStrategy
5 8 (7.08%) Ab Initio
5 8 (7.08%) IFS
5 8 (7.08%) Informatica
6 7 (6.19%) Cognos
7 6 (5.31%) Teradata
8 5 (4.42%) SAP
9 4 (3.54%) Google
10 2 (1.77%) Talend
10 2 (1.77%) Vertica
11 1 (0.88%) Northgate
11 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
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