The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 64 71 68
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 4 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.66% 0.64% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.65% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 9
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £33,775 £32,500 £32,694
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -0.59%
Data Analyst
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
582 770 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 95.88% 98.59% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 511 659 576
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Data Analyst Salary Trend in Sheffield

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Data Analyst Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) SAS
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Lotus
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) MS Access
4 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
4 2 (28.57%) VBA
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
4 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Private Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Wealth Management
4 2 (28.57%) Customer Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) IBM Notes
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 1 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
5 1 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) Data Migration

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 3 (42.86%) SAS
2 2 (28.57%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MS Access
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (14.29%) GIS
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Private Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Analytics
1 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Customer Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Wealth Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Lotus
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle