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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 183 151 166
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 57 67 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.95% 1.27% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 1.33% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 45 47 52
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £40,450
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
5762 5035 5224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.16% 95.34% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4817 4303 4604
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,100 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 March 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 March 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 -5 28 £30,000 -25.00% 6
Gloucestershire -1 13 £40,000 - 4
Wiltshire -7 7 £42,500 +13.33%
Dorset -24 4 £36,000 -26.15% 2
Devon - 4 £27,500 -
Somerset - 1 £45,000 - 1
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 52 (46.43%) Finance
2 45 (40.18%) SQL
3 43 (38.39%) SQL Server
4 38 (33.93%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (22.32%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (21.43%) Business Objects
6 24 (21.43%) VBA
6 24 (21.43%) Analytics
7 23 (20.54%) Data Analysis
8 21 (18.75%) MS Excel
9 20 (17.86%) Oracle
10 19 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (15.18%) Banking
12 14 (12.50%) Financial Institution
13 13 (11.61%) Data Management
13 13 (11.61%) SPSS
14 12 (10.71%) Marketing
14 12 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (9.82%) Data Governance
16 10 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 10 (8.93%) Data Mining
16 10 (8.93%) ETL
16 10 (8.93%) .NET
16 10 (8.93%) JavaScript
17 9 (8.04%) HTML
17 9 (8.04%) Linux
17 9 (8.04%) SAS
17 9 (8.04%) Project Management
17 9 (8.04%) SQL Server Integration Services

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (8.04%) SAS
2 7 (6.25%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (2.68%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.89%) Apache
4 1 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.89%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 21 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 13 (11.61%) SPSS
3 9 (8.04%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.89%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (38.39%) SQL Server
2 25 (22.32%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (8.93%) Data Mining
4 10 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (8.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (6.25%) Clementine
7 6 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (4.46%) MySQL
9 4 (3.57%) Base SAS
9 4 (3.57%) Big Data
9 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database
10 3 (2.68%) NoSQL
10 3 (2.68%) Spotfire
11 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.79%) MS Access
11 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.89%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (0.89%) MagicDraw
1 1 (0.89%) JIRA
General
1 52 (46.43%) Finance
2 17 (15.18%) Banking
3 14 (12.50%) Financial Institution
4 12 (10.71%) Marketing
5 9 (8.04%) Retail
5 9 (8.04%) Advertising
6 3 (2.68%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.79%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.89%) Military
8 1 (0.89%) Front Office
8 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.89%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.93%) .NET
2 9 (8.04%) HTML
3 6 (5.36%) jQuery
3 6 (5.36%) ASP.NET
3 6 (5.36%) Web Services
4 1 (0.89%) XML
4 1 (0.89%) XML Schema
4 1 (0.89%) JSON
4 1 (0.89%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.57%) Mathematics
3 3 (2.68%) Data Extraction
3 3 (2.68%) Statistics
3 3 (2.68%) Social Media
3 3 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.79%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.89%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.89%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.89%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.89%) Ontologies
5 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.89%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.89%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.04%) Linux
2 6 (5.36%) Debian
2 6 (5.36%) CentOS
2 6 (5.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.93%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (21.43%) Analytics
3 23 (20.54%) Data Analysis
4 13 (11.61%) Data Management
5 12 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (9.82%) Data Governance
7 10 (8.93%) ETL
8 9 (8.04%) Project Management
8 9 (8.04%) Migration
8 9 (8.04%) Data Migration
9 8 (7.14%) Metadata Management
9 8 (7.14%) Data Security
9 8 (7.14%) Data Modelling
10 7 (6.25%) Software Engineering
10 7 (6.25%) Campaign Analysis
10 7 (6.25%) Quantitative Analysis
10 7 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (6.25%) Statistical Modelling
11 6 (5.36%) Data Architecture
11 6 (5.36%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 45 (40.18%) SQL
2 24 (21.43%) VBA
3 10 (8.93%) JavaScript
4 9 (8.04%) R
5 7 (6.25%) C++
6 6 (5.36%) C
6 6 (5.36%) C#
6 6 (5.36%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.46%) Python
8 4 (3.57%) VB
8 4 (3.57%) Java
9 3 (2.68%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (3.57%) ISTQB
1 4 (3.57%) Degree
1 4 (3.57%) ISEB
2 2 (1.79%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (1.79%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) SLA
2 2 (1.79%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 24 (21.43%) Business Objects
2 20 (17.86%) Oracle
3 8 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.36%) Red Hat
4 6 (5.36%) Wind River
5 3 (2.68%) Teradata
5 3 (2.68%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.79%) Remedy
6 2 (1.79%) SAP
6 2 (1.79%) Cognos
6 2 (1.79%) Google
7 1 (0.89%) DataFlux
7 1 (0.89%) Logi Analytics
7 1 (0.89%) Trillium
7 1 (0.89%) IBM
7 1 (0.89%) Adobe
7 1 (0.89%) Informatica
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South West
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