The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 139 135 120
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 5 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.22% 0.13% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.14% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 8
Average salary £36,000 £28,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,700 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £43,700 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +4.61%
Data Analyst
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2119 2214 2133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.73% 92.79% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1598 1582 1709
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Analyst in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the Reading region.

Data Analyst Salary Trend in Reading

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

Data Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) VBA
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
3 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (17.65%) Analytics
4 3 (17.65%) Statistics
4 3 (17.65%) SPSS
5 2 (11.76%) Informatica
5 2 (11.76%) SAS
5 2 (11.76%) MS Office
5 2 (11.76%) Data Management
5 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (11.76%) Marketing
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) Data Governance
6 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
6 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
6 1 (5.88%) Big Data
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Data Transformation
6 1 (5.88%) Datanomic
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (5.88%) Degree
6 1 (5.88%) DataFlux
6 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.88%) QlikView
6 1 (5.88%) Data Integration

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (11.76%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) SPSS
3 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (11.76%) MS Office
4 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (5.88%) FastStats
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MS Access
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) QlikView
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Statistics
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
2 3 (17.65%) Analytics
3 2 (11.76%) Data Management
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.76%) Data Governance
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Information Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Transformation
4 1 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Data Entry
4 1 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) VBA
3 1 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Informatica
2 1 (5.88%) Ab Initio
2 1 (5.88%) DataFlux
2 1 (5.88%) Tableau
2 1 (5.88%) Datanomic
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Trillium
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft