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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 185 175 160
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 48 48 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.84% 0.81% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.85% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 40 32 54
Average salary £37,500 £32,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £59,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £34,000 £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
5460 5673 5015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.81% 95.63% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4601 4723 4418
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,657
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 2 June 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 2 June 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 -9 16 £32,500 +3.17% 3
Gloucestershire +4 13 £40,000 +56.86%
Wiltshire -8 9 £37,500 +44.23% 3
Devon - 6 £29,000 -
Somerset +14 2 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Dorset +2 1 - -
Cornwall - 1 £26,250 -
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 49 (44.55%) SQL
2 37 (33.64%) Finance
3 27 (24.55%) SQL Server
4 26 (23.64%) Analytics
5 23 (20.91%) Data Analysis
6 19 (17.27%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (17.27%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (15.45%) MS Excel
8 17 (15.45%) Oracle
8 17 (15.45%) VBA
9 16 (14.55%) R
10 14 (12.73%) Python
10 14 (12.73%) Migration
11 13 (11.82%) Business Objects
12 12 (10.91%) Data Migration
12 12 (10.91%) Spreadsheet
12 12 (10.91%) SPSS
12 12 (10.91%) Banking
13 11 (10.00%) Information Management
13 11 (10.00%) Data Mining
14 10 (9.09%) Linux
14 10 (9.09%) .NET
14 10 (9.09%) JavaScript
14 10 (9.09%) Data Management
14 10 (9.09%) Marketing
14 10 (9.09%) Retail
14 10 (9.09%) Visualisation
14 10 (9.09%) Big Data
14 10 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 9 (8.18%) SAS
2 4 (3.64%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.91%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.91%) Apache
3 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (15.45%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.91%) Spreadsheet
2 12 (10.91%) SPSS
3 1 (0.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.91%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (24.55%) SQL Server
2 19 (17.27%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (10.00%) Data Mining
4 10 (9.09%) Big Data
5 8 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (3.64%) MySQL
7 4 (3.64%) Clementine
8 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.73%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.73%) Spotfire
8 3 (2.73%) Base SAS
9 2 (1.82%) SAP BW
9 2 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.82%) MS Access
9 2 (1.82%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.82%) QlikView
9 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.82%) LSMW
2 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.91%) JIRA
2 1 (0.91%) Toad
General
1 37 (33.64%) Finance
2 12 (10.91%) Banking
3 10 (9.09%) Marketing
3 10 (9.09%) Retail
4 6 (5.45%) Advertising
5 4 (3.64%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.73%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.82%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.91%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.09%) .NET
2 9 (8.18%) HTML
3 6 (5.45%) ASP.NET
3 6 (5.45%) Web Services
3 6 (5.45%) jQuery
4 5 (4.55%) SciPy
4 5 (4.55%) NumPy
5 2 (1.82%) BAPI
6 1 (0.91%) Cascading
6 1 (0.91%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (0.91%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.09%) Visualisation
3 8 (7.27%) Statistics
4 7 (6.36%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.64%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.64%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.73%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.73%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.73%) Data Extraction
6 3 (2.73%) Social Media
6 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.91%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.91%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.09%) Linux
2 6 (5.45%) Windows
2 6 (5.45%) Debian
2 6 (5.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.64%) Analytics
2 23 (20.91%) Data Analysis
3 19 (17.27%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (12.73%) Migration
5 12 (10.91%) Data Migration
6 11 (10.00%) Information Management
7 10 (9.09%) Data Management
7 10 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (8.18%) Data Modelling
9 8 (7.27%) ETL
9 8 (7.27%) Validation
9 8 (7.27%) Software Engineering
9 8 (7.27%) Systems Analysis
9 8 (7.27%) Data Governance
10 6 (5.45%) CRM
10 6 (5.45%) Project Management
10 6 (5.45%) Data Mapping
10 6 (5.45%) Data Architecture
10 6 (5.45%) Data Transformation
10 6 (5.45%) Campaign Analysis
Programming Languages
1 49 (44.55%) SQL
2 17 (15.45%) VBA
3 16 (14.55%) R
4 14 (12.73%) Python
5 10 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 7 (6.36%) C++
7 6 (5.45%) C
7 6 (5.45%) C#
7 6 (5.45%) T-SQL
8 5 (4.55%) MATLAB
8 5 (4.55%) Java
9 2 (1.82%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.82%) VB
9 2 (1.82%) ABAP
10 1 (0.91%) Spark SQL
10 1 (0.91%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (9.09%) Degree
2 4 (3.64%) ISEB
2 4 (3.64%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.73%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.73%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.82%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.64%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.73%) SLA
3 1 (0.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 17 (15.45%) Oracle
2 13 (11.82%) Business Objects
3 7 (6.36%) SAP
4 6 (5.45%) Red Hat
4 6 (5.45%) Wind River
5 4 (3.64%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.73%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.82%) Remedy
7 2 (1.82%) Trillium
7 2 (1.82%) Cognos
7 2 (1.82%) Teradata
7 2 (1.82%) Google
7 2 (1.82%) DataFlux
7 2 (1.82%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.91%) Tableau
8 1 (0.91%) Logi Analytics
8 1 (0.91%) Adobe
8 1 (0.91%) Informatica
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