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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 192 162 159
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 52 58 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.84% 1.01% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 1.07% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 43 39 58
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,600 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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 South 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5938 5441 5192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.05% 95.21% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4872 4572 4567
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Data Analyst Salary Trend in the South West

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South West

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

Data Analyst Salary Histogram in the South West

Data Analyst
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -6 21 £30,000 -26.82% 2
Gloucestershire -11 15 £40,000 +1.91% 2
Wiltshire -9 7 £31,250 -10.71% 3
Devon - 4 £27,500 - 2
Dorset - 4 £36,000 -
Somerset - 1 £45,000 - 2
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 44 (44.90%) SQL
2 40 (40.82%) Finance
3 29 (29.59%) SQL Server
4 25 (25.51%) Analytics
5 24 (24.49%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (22.45%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (21.43%) Data Analysis
8 18 (18.37%) MS Excel
9 17 (17.35%) Oracle
10 15 (15.31%) Banking
10 15 (15.31%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (14.29%) Business Objects
12 13 (13.27%) VBA
13 12 (12.24%) Data Management
14 11 (11.22%) Data Governance
15 10 (10.20%) R
15 10 (10.20%) Spreadsheet
15 10 (10.20%) Retail
15 10 (10.20%) Marketing
15 10 (10.20%) .NET
15 10 (10.20%) JavaScript
15 10 (10.20%) Data Mining
15 10 (10.20%) SPSS
16 9 (9.18%) Project Management
16 9 (9.18%) Data Modelling
16 9 (9.18%) Linux
16 9 (9.18%) HTML
16 9 (9.18%) Migration
17 8 (8.16%) Python
17 8 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 7 (7.14%) SAS
2 4 (4.08%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.02%) Apache
4 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.02%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 18 (18.37%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.20%) SPSS
2 10 (10.20%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (4.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (29.59%) SQL Server
2 22 (22.45%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (10.20%) Data Mining
4 7 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (6.12%) Big Data
6 5 (5.10%) MySQL
7 4 (4.08%) Clementine
8 3 (3.06%) Spotfire
8 3 (3.06%) Base SAS
8 3 (3.06%) Oracle Database
8 3 (3.06%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.04%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.04%) MS Access
10 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.02%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Toad
1 1 (1.02%) JIRA
General
1 40 (40.82%) Finance
2 15 (15.31%) Banking
3 10 (10.20%) Retail
3 10 (10.20%) Marketing
4 6 (6.12%) Advertising
5 3 (3.06%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.06%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.04%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.04%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.02%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.20%) .NET
2 9 (9.18%) HTML
3 6 (6.12%) ASP.NET
3 6 (6.12%) Web Services
3 6 (6.12%) jQuery
4 1 (1.02%) SciPy
4 1 (1.02%) NumPy
4 1 (1.02%) Cascading
4 1 (1.02%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.31%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.12%) Visualisation
3 3 (3.06%) Social Media
3 3 (3.06%) Data Extraction
3 3 (3.06%) Data Integration
3 3 (3.06%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.04%) Statistics
4 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.02%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.02%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.02%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.18%) Linux
2 6 (6.12%) Debian
2 6 (6.12%) CentOS
2 6 (6.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.51%) Analytics
2 24 (24.49%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (21.43%) Data Analysis
4 12 (12.24%) Data Management
5 11 (11.22%) Data Governance
6 9 (9.18%) Data Modelling
6 9 (9.18%) Project Management
6 9 (9.18%) Migration
7 8 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (7.14%) Data Migration
8 7 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 7 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
8 7 (7.14%) Data Security
8 7 (7.14%) ETL
8 7 (7.14%) Metadata Management
9 6 (6.12%) Data Mapping
9 6 (6.12%) Data Architecture
9 6 (6.12%) Data Transformation
9 6 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (5.10%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (44.90%) SQL
2 13 (13.27%) VBA
3 10 (10.20%) R
3 10 (10.20%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.16%) Python
5 7 (7.14%) C++
6 6 (6.12%) C
6 6 (6.12%) C#
6 6 (6.12%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.10%) Java
8 2 (2.04%) VB
8 2 (2.04%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.02%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (7.14%) Degree
2 4 (4.08%) ISEB
2 4 (4.08%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.04%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) SLA
2 2 (2.04%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 17 (17.35%) Oracle
2 14 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 6 (6.12%) Red Hat
3 6 (6.12%) Wind River
4 3 (3.06%) Teradata
4 3 (3.06%) TIBCO
4 3 (3.06%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.06%) SAP
5 2 (2.04%) Cognos
5 2 (2.04%) Trillium
5 2 (2.04%) Remedy
5 2 (2.04%) DataFlux
6 1 (1.02%) Logi Analytics
6 1 (1.02%) Google
6 1 (1.02%) Tableau
6 1 (1.02%) Adobe
6 1 (1.02%) Informatica
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