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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 202 159 171
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 49 71 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.82% 1.17% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.22% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 38 51 30
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £25,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £45,000 £36,400
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
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
5751 5796 4821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.17% 95.27% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4841 4792 4152
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,916 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -27 23 £32,500 +3.17% 9
Wiltshire -17 8 £22,500 -19.64% 2
Gloucestershire -18 7 £40,250 -10.55% 3
Somerset +4 4 £28,500 -15.55%
Devon - 3 £40,000 -
Cornwall - 2 £32,500 - 1
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 47 (47.96%) SQL
2 28 (28.57%) Finance
3 27 (27.55%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (24.49%) VBA
5 22 (22.45%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (19.39%) MS Excel
6 19 (19.39%) Information Management
7 18 (18.37%) Data Analysis
8 16 (16.33%) Statistics
9 15 (15.31%) Degree
9 15 (15.31%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (15.31%) Visualisation
10 14 (14.29%) Oracle
11 13 (13.27%) SQL Server
11 13 (13.27%) Python
11 13 (13.27%) R
12 12 (12.24%) BusinessObjects
13 11 (11.22%) Analytics
14 10 (10.20%) Spreadsheet
14 10 (10.20%) Mathematics
14 10 (10.20%) MS Office
14 10 (10.20%) SAS
14 10 (10.20%) Migration
15 9 (9.18%) Data Management
15 9 (9.18%) Data Mining
15 9 (9.18%) Big Data
16 8 (8.16%) Data Migration
16 8 (8.16%) Microsoft
16 8 (8.16%) Validation
17 7 (7.14%) Business Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (10.20%) SAS
2 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.02%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.02%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (19.39%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.20%) MS Office
2 10 (10.20%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (3.06%) SPSS
3 3 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.10%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.02%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.10%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.04%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.04%) VPN
1 2 (2.04%) SAN
1 2 (2.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.31%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (13.27%) SQL Server
3 12 (12.24%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (9.18%) Data Mining
4 9 (9.18%) Big Data
5 7 (7.14%) MS Access
6 5 (5.10%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.06%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (3.06%) Base SAS
8 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.04%) QlikView
8 2 (2.04%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.04%) SAP BW
8 2 (2.04%) SQLPlus
9 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.02%) DTS
9 1 (1.02%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (3.06%) Toad
3 2 (2.04%) LSMW
4 1 (1.02%) JIRA
General
1 28 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (6.12%) Retail
3 5 (5.10%) Advertising
3 5 (5.10%) Banking
4 4 (4.08%) Military
5 3 (3.06%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.06%) Marketing
6 2 (2.04%) French Language
6 2 (2.04%) Back Office
6 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.04%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.12%) SciPy
1 6 (6.12%) NumPy
2 3 (3.06%) .NET
3 2 (2.04%) Web Services
3 2 (2.04%) XML
3 2 (2.04%) BAPI
4 1 (1.02%) JSON
4 1 (1.02%) Cascading
4 1 (1.02%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 27 (27.55%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (16.33%) Statistics
3 15 (15.31%) Visualisation
4 10 (10.20%) Mathematics
5 6 (6.12%) Management Information System
5 6 (6.12%) Data Integration
6 5 (5.10%) Algorithms
7 4 (4.08%) Data Structures
7 4 (4.08%) Computer Science
7 4 (4.08%) Reference Data
8 3 (3.06%) Digital Media
9 2 (2.04%) Data Extraction
9 2 (2.04%) Social Media
10 1 (1.02%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (1.02%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.10%) UNIX
2 2 (2.04%) Windows
2 2 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.45%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (19.39%) Information Management
3 18 (18.37%) Data Analysis
4 11 (11.22%) Analytics
5 10 (10.20%) Migration
6 9 (9.18%) Data Management
7 8 (8.16%) Validation
7 8 (8.16%) Data Migration
8 7 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (7.14%) Business Analysis
8 7 (7.14%) ERP
8 7 (7.14%) Data Modelling
8 7 (7.14%) ETL
9 6 (6.12%) CRM
9 6 (6.12%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (5.10%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (5.10%) Big Data Analytics
10 5 (5.10%) Dimensional Modelling
11 4 (4.08%) B2B
11 4 (4.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (47.96%) SQL
2 24 (24.49%) VBA
3 13 (13.27%) Python
3 13 (13.27%) R
4 7 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 6 (6.12%) Java
5 6 (6.12%) MATLAB
6 5 (5.10%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.04%) VB
7 2 (2.04%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.04%) ABAP
7 2 (2.04%) VB6
7 2 (2.04%) SAS Macro
8 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.02%) Spark SQL
8 1 (1.02%) C++
8 1 (1.02%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (15.31%) Degree
2 6 (6.12%) SC Cleared
2 6 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.02%) HNC
3 1 (1.02%) HND
3 1 (1.02%) ISEB
3 1 (1.02%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.02%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) SLA
2 4 (4.08%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 14 (14.29%) Oracle
2 8 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.14%) SAP
4 5 (5.10%) IBM
5 4 (4.08%) Tableau
6 2 (2.04%) Alteryx
6 2 (2.04%) TARGIT
6 2 (2.04%) Google
6 2 (2.04%) StreamServe
6 2 (2.04%) Dell
6 2 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.04%) VMware
7 1 (1.02%) Teradata
7 1 (1.02%) Informatica
7 1 (1.02%) Cognos
7 1 (1.02%) Trillium
7 1 (1.02%) DataFlux
7 1 (1.02%) Trapeze
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