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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 199 199 167
Rank change year-on-year
0 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 53 48 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.93% 0.82% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.84% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 44 35 57
Average salary £32,000 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.85% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £27,200 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,350 £50,000 £43,400
UK excluding London average salary £34,105 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -5.79%
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
5516 5711 5293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.04% 97.46% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4613 4858 4507
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
(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
Wiltshire +7 16 £30,000 -40.00%
Bristol -17 13 £32,500 +1.56% 7
Dorset +14 10 £16,500 -54.16% 2
Devon +7 6 £32,000 +16.36%
Gloucestershire +7 6 £30,000 -27.71% 1
Somerset -6 2 £35,000 -
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 63 (60.00%) SQL
2 30 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 29 (27.62%) Marketing
4 28 (26.67%) Finance
5 27 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (20.95%) Visualisation
6 22 (20.95%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (19.05%) Microsoft
7 20 (19.05%) Data Analysis
7 20 (19.05%) Statistics
8 19 (18.10%) SQL Server
9 17 (16.19%) Mathematics
10 16 (15.24%) Data Visualisation
10 16 (15.24%) Analytics
11 13 (12.38%) Algorithms
11 13 (12.38%) Computer Science
11 13 (12.38%) Oracle
11 13 (12.38%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (11.43%) Python
12 12 (11.43%) SAS
12 12 (11.43%) MATLAB
12 12 (11.43%) Linux
12 12 (11.43%) Degree
12 12 (11.43%) SciPy
12 12 (11.43%) NumPy
13 10 (9.52%) Data Quality
13 10 (9.52%) ETL
14 9 (8.57%) Banking
14 9 (8.57%) Validation
14 9 (8.57%) Tableau

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 12 (11.43%) SAS
2 4 (3.81%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.90%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.95%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.71%) MS Office
3 5 (4.76%) SPSS
4 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (6.67%) FastStats
2 2 (1.90%) FastStats PeopleStage
3 1 (0.95%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.95%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.95%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.95%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.86%) Office 365
4 2 (1.90%) Pure360
4 2 (1.90%) Silverpop
5 1 (0.95%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.95%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.95%) Google Tag Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.10%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.38%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (7.62%) MS Access
3 8 (7.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (6.67%) QlikView
5 6 (5.71%) Big Data
5 6 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (4.76%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.81%) Data Mining
7 4 (3.81%) MySQL
7 4 (3.81%) Power BI
7 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.90%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Power View
9 2 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 29 (27.62%) Marketing
2 28 (26.67%) Finance
3 9 (8.57%) Banking
4 6 (5.71%) Retail
5 5 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.81%) Back Office
7 2 (1.90%) Advertising
7 2 (1.90%) German Language
7 2 (1.90%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.90%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.95%) Front Office
8 1 (0.95%) Games
8 1 (0.95%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.95%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.95%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.43%) NumPy
1 12 (11.43%) SciPy
2 4 (3.81%) ODBC
2 4 (3.81%) Web Services
3 3 (2.86%) .NET
3 3 (2.86%) XML
4 1 (0.95%) CSS
4 1 (0.95%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (20.95%) Visualisation
3 20 (19.05%) Statistics
4 17 (16.19%) Mathematics
5 13 (12.38%) Algorithms
5 13 (12.38%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.76%) Social Media
7 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.86%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.90%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.90%) Derivative
9 2 (1.90%) Equities
10 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.95%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.95%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.95%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.95%) iPad
10 1 (0.95%) Physics
10 1 (0.95%) Pricing Data
10 1 (0.95%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.43%) Linux
2 4 (3.81%) Windows
3 3 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.95%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (19.05%) Data Analysis
3 16 (15.24%) Analytics
3 16 (15.24%) Data Visualisation
4 10 (9.52%) ETL
5 9 (8.57%) Validation
6 8 (7.62%) Business Analysis
6 8 (7.62%) Campaign Analysis
6 8 (7.62%) CRM
6 8 (7.62%) Data Management
6 8 (7.62%) Direct Marketing
7 7 (6.67%) Data Analytics
7 7 (6.67%) Data Validation
7 7 (6.67%) Line Management
7 7 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (5.71%) Data Modelling
9 5 (4.76%) Software Engineering
10 4 (3.81%) CHAID
10 4 (3.81%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 63 (60.00%) SQL
2 12 (11.43%) MATLAB
2 12 (11.43%) Python
3 8 (7.62%) T-SQL
4 6 (5.71%) C#
4 6 (5.71%) C++
4 6 (5.71%) R
5 5 (4.76%) VBA
6 3 (2.86%) C
6 3 (2.86%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.86%) VB
6 3 (2.86%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.86%) VB6
7 1 (0.95%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.95%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (11.43%) Degree
2 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.95%) CISA
3 1 (0.95%) CISSP
3 1 (0.95%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.52%) Data Quality
2 6 (5.71%) SLA
3 3 (2.86%) QA
4 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.86%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 20 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.38%) Oracle
3 9 (8.57%) Tableau
4 3 (2.86%) arcserve
4 3 (2.86%) Symantec
5 2 (1.90%) Apteco
5 2 (1.90%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.90%) IBM
5 2 (1.90%) Lotus
5 2 (1.90%) SAP
6 1 (0.95%) Adobe
6 1 (0.95%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.95%) Cognos
6 1 (0.95%) DataFlux
6 1 (0.95%) FactSet
6 1 (0.95%) Google
6 1 (0.95%) Informatica
6 1 (0.95%) Omniture
6 1 (0.95%) Reuters
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