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 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 175 197 173
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 75 57 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.33% 0.93% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 0.96% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 53 46 40
Average salary £36,700 £35,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.85% -7.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £27,500 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £53,200 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,775 £32,500 £32,694
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -0.59%
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
5476 5963 5624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.77% 97.39% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4593 4891 4703
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £55,859
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 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 30 April 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
Bristol +6 27 £36,700 +22.33% 7
Gloucestershire +12 17 £45,750 +14.37% 3
Dorset +19 12 £16,500 -54.16%
Wiltshire -8 8 £38,500 +14.07% 1
Devon +3 5 £33,550 +22.00%
Somerset -1 4 - -
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 86 (71.07%) SQL
2 46 (38.02%) Data Analysis
3 41 (33.88%) Finance
4 40 (33.06%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (27.27%) Analytics
5 33 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
6 32 (26.45%) SQL Server
7 30 (24.79%) MS Excel
8 28 (23.14%) Data Management
9 27 (22.31%) Data Analytics
10 26 (21.49%) Microsoft
11 25 (20.66%) SAS
12 24 (19.83%) Visualisation
13 23 (19.01%) ETL
14 21 (17.36%) Oracle
14 21 (17.36%) Marketing
14 21 (17.36%) QlikView
15 20 (16.53%) Tableau
16 19 (15.70%) Python
17 18 (14.88%) Data Visualisation
18 16 (13.22%) Data Warehouse
18 16 (13.22%) T-SQL
19 15 (12.40%) MySQL
19 15 (12.40%) Management Information System
20 14 (11.57%) R
20 14 (11.57%) Degree
21 13 (10.74%) Statistics
21 13 (10.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 13 (10.74%) Banking
22 12 (9.92%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 25 (20.66%) SAS
2 11 (9.09%) Apache Pig
2 11 (9.09%) Apache Spark
3 7 (5.79%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.65%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.83%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 30 (24.79%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.92%) MS Office
3 9 (7.44%) MS Visio
4 8 (6.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.48%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) FastStats
2 1 (0.83%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (0.83%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.83%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.48%) Office 365
2 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.83%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (26.45%) SQL Server
2 21 (17.36%) QlikView
3 16 (13.22%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (12.40%) MySQL
5 13 (10.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (9.92%) Big Data
7 11 (9.09%) Amazon Redshift
7 11 (9.09%) Apache Hive
7 11 (9.09%) Hadoop
7 11 (9.09%) Impala
7 11 (9.09%) MongoDB
7 11 (9.09%) Neo4j
7 11 (9.09%) NoSQL
7 11 (9.09%) Parquet
8 10 (8.26%) MS Access
9 8 (6.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (4.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (4.13%) Relational Database
12 4 (3.31%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 41 (33.88%) Finance
2 21 (17.36%) Marketing
3 13 (10.74%) Banking
4 9 (7.44%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.96%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.48%) Publishing
6 3 (2.48%) Retail
7 2 (1.65%) German Language
7 2 (1.65%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.65%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.83%) Back Office
8 1 (0.83%) Electronics
8 1 (0.83%) Front Office
8 1 (0.83%) Games
8 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.83%) Portuguese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.09%) JSON
1 11 (9.09%) Spark Streaming
1 11 (9.09%) XML
2 9 (7.44%) ODBC
3 6 (4.96%) NumPy
3 6 (4.96%) SciPy
4 2 (1.65%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 40 (33.06%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (19.83%) Visualisation
3 15 (12.40%) Management Information System
4 13 (10.74%) Statistics
5 11 (9.09%) Mathematics
6 8 (6.61%) Computer Science
7 7 (5.79%) Algorithms
8 6 (4.96%) Cybercrime
9 5 (4.13%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.65%) iPad
11 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.83%) Derivative
11 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.83%) Equities
11 1 (0.83%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.83%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.83%) NHS
11 1 (0.83%) Pricing Data
11 1 (0.83%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.44%) Windows
2 6 (4.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (38.02%) Data Analysis
2 33 (27.27%) Analytics
2 33 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (23.14%) Data Management
4 27 (22.31%) Data Analytics
5 23 (19.01%) ETL
6 18 (14.88%) Data Visualisation
7 11 (9.09%) Big Data Analytics
7 11 (9.09%) Data Acquisition
7 11 (9.09%) Machine Learning
7 11 (9.09%) MapReduce
7 11 (9.09%) Open Source
7 11 (9.09%) RDF
7 11 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
8 10 (8.26%) Data Modelling
9 9 (7.44%) Data Governance
9 9 (7.44%) Translating Business Requirements
9 9 (7.44%) Validation
10 7 (5.79%) Data Architecture
10 7 (5.79%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 86 (71.07%) SQL
2 19 (15.70%) Python
3 16 (13.22%) T-SQL
4 14 (11.57%) R
5 12 (9.92%) Java
6 11 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 11 (9.09%) Scala
7 9 (7.44%) VBA
8 8 (6.61%) MATLAB
9 7 (5.79%) C
9 7 (5.79%) C++
10 6 (4.96%) C#
11 3 (2.48%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.83%) Lua
Qualifications
1 14 (11.57%) Degree
2 12 (9.92%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.13%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.83%) CISA
4 1 (0.83%) CISSP
4 1 (0.83%) CRISC
4 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.26%) Data Quality
2 7 (5.79%) QA
2 7 (5.79%) SLA
3 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (3.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 26 (21.49%) Microsoft
2 21 (17.36%) Oracle
3 20 (16.53%) Tableau
4 11 (9.09%) TIBCO
5 8 (6.61%) SAP
6 7 (5.79%) Informatica
7 6 (4.96%) Ab Initio
8 3 (2.48%) arcserve
8 3 (2.48%) Symantec
9 2 (1.65%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.65%) IBM
9 2 (1.65%) Lotus
10 1 (0.83%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.83%) FactSet
10 1 (0.83%) Google
10 1 (0.83%) Reuters
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