The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 370 362 415
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +53
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 854 929 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.83% 0.84% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.87% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 705 749 687
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +3.07%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99004 106428 116772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 83229 86820 94728
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the UK.

Data Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Analyst over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 within the UK.

Data Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Data Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -13 814 £38,500 -3.75% 108
London -19 403 £44,000 -2.22% 50
South East +1 140 £35,000 -1.40% 17
South West +31 80 £36,700 +4.85% 9
City of London +10 74 £42,500 -4.49% 10
North West +26 59 £27,500 -14.06% 7
Manchester +24 46 £27,500 -19.11% 5
Berkshire +10 42 £35,250 +25.89% 7
West Midlands -15 41 £35,000 +10.23% 12
Oxfordshire +4 34 £45,000 +21.62% 2
East of England -2 30 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Yorkshire -23 28 £27,500 -14.06% 6
Bristol +8 27 £36,700 +22.33% 7
East Midlands +16 25 £30,000 -3.22% 5
Oxford +17 22 £24,000 -46.06%
Hampshire +13 22 £31,000 -27.05% 2
Gloucestershire +4 21 £36,250 -9.37% 2
West Yorkshire -12 20 £28,750 -10.15% 6
Scotland +7 18 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Surrey -13 18 £34,500 -23.33% 4
Reading +27 16 £35,000 +25.00%
Birmingham -9 15 £35,000 - 5
Glasgow +7 14 £35,000 -17.64%
Leeds -26 14 £40,000 +25.98% 5
Milton Keynes +19 13 £33,000 +1.53%
Buckinghamshire +8 13 £33,000 +3.12%
Bournemouth +21 11 £16,500 -
Dorset +20 11 £16,500 -54.16%
Cambridgeshire -1 11 £30,188 +34.16% 1
Northamptonshire +19 10 £30,000 -29.41%

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Data Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 1131 (59.84%) SQL
2 714 (37.78%) Analytical Skills
3 567 (30.00%) Finance
4 560 (29.63%) Data Analysis
5 474 (25.08%) Business Intelligence
5 474 (25.08%) Analytics
6 416 (22.01%) Degree
7 373 (19.74%) MS Excel
8 372 (19.68%) SQL Server
9 326 (17.25%) Microsoft
10 318 (16.83%) Data Quality
11 317 (16.77%) Data Management
12 278 (14.71%) SAS
13 270 (14.29%) Marketing
14 250 (13.23%) Data Modelling
15 218 (11.53%) ETL
16 215 (11.38%) Visualisation
17 213 (11.27%) Oracle
18 206 (10.90%) Data Warehouse
19 204 (10.79%) Data Analytics
20 199 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 198 (10.48%) Mathematics
22 190 (10.05%) Data Governance
23 189 (10.00%) Big Data
24 181 (9.58%) QlikView
25 174 (9.21%) Tableau
25 174 (9.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 172 (9.10%) CRM
26 172 (9.10%) Python
27 168 (8.89%) Statistics

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 278 (14.71%) SAS
2 43 (2.28%) SharePoint
3 35 (1.85%) Apache Spark
4 18 (0.95%) Apache Pig
5 15 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
6 14 (0.74%) JBoss
7 10 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (0.42%) NetWeaver
8 8 (0.42%) Node.js
9 7 (0.37%) Confluence
9 7 (0.37%) WebSphere
10 6 (0.32%) Apache
10 6 (0.32%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.32%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.21%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.21%) ArcGIS
11 4 (0.21%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.21%) Oracle Service Bus
11 4 (0.21%) Tuxedo
11 4 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 373 (19.74%) MS Excel
2 143 (7.57%) MS Office
3 90 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 79 (4.18%) SPSS
5 42 (2.22%) MS Visio
6 29 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.48%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.21%) MS Project
9 3 (0.16%) Stata
10 1 (0.053%) DOC1
10 1 (0.053%) EViews
10 1 (0.053%) Gephi
10 1 (0.053%) LaTeX
10 1 (0.053%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 22 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (1.01%) Adobe Campaign
3 13 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (0.53%) Maximo
4 10 (0.53%) SAP MDM
5 9 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.48%) Markit EDM
6 8 (0.42%) FastStats
7 7 (0.37%) Eagle PACE
8 6 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
8 6 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 5 (0.26%) OpenText VIM for SAP
9 5 (0.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 5 (0.26%) SAP CO
9 5 (0.26%) SAP FI
9 5 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
9 5 (0.26%) SAP HR
10 4 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
10 4 (0.21%) RMDS
10 4 (0.21%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 40 (2.12%) Google Analytics
2 22 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (0.74%) SaaS
4 11 (0.58%) Google Tag Manager
5 9 (0.48%) GitHub
6 8 (0.42%) Adobe Analytics
7 5 (0.26%) SmartFocus
8 4 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
9 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (0.16%) Office 365
10 1 (0.053%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.42%) Internet
1 8 (0.42%) VoIP
2 7 (0.37%) Wireless
3 6 (0.32%) LAN
4 5 (0.26%) WAN
5 4 (0.21%) Firewall
5 4 (0.21%) VPN
6 3 (0.16%) Converged Networks
6 3 (0.16%) FTP
6 3 (0.16%) SMS
7 1 (0.053%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.053%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.053%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (0.053%) DNS
7 1 (0.053%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.053%) RFID
7 1 (0.053%) SSL
7 1 (0.053%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.053%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.053%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 372 (19.68%) SQL Server
2 206 (10.90%) Data Warehouse
3 199 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 189 (10.00%) Big Data
5 181 (9.58%) QlikView
6 174 (9.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 147 (7.78%) Data Mining
8 113 (5.98%) Relational Database
9 105 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
10 102 (5.40%) Hadoop
11 91 (4.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 64 (3.39%) MS Access
13 58 (3.07%) MongoDB
14 52 (2.75%) NoSQL
15 44 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
16 43 (2.28%) MySQL
17 40 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
18 35 (1.85%) GIS
19 34 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
20 33 (1.75%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 43 (2.28%) Talend Open Studio
2 24 (1.27%) JIRA
3 18 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 18 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (0.69%) Jenkins
5 10 (0.53%) ERwin
6 9 (0.48%) Git (software)
6 9 (0.48%) Visual Studio
7 8 (0.42%) Selenium
8 7 (0.37%) Eclipse
9 5 (0.26%) Subversion
10 4 (0.21%) PVCS
11 2 (0.11%) MagicDraw
11 2 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.053%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.053%) LabVIEW
12 1 (0.053%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.053%) ZenHub
General
1 567 (30.00%) Finance
2 270 (14.29%) Marketing
3 158 (8.36%) Banking
4 103 (5.45%) Retail
5 53 (2.80%) Telecoms
6 34 (1.80%) Legal
7 29 (1.53%) Manufacturing
8 28 (1.48%) Back Office
8 28 (1.48%) Games
8 28 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
9 26 (1.38%) Advertising
10 24 (1.27%) Automotive
10 24 (1.27%) Law
11 22 (1.16%) Front Office
12 21 (1.11%) Electronics
13 19 (1.01%) Investment Banking
13 19 (1.01%) Spanish Language
14 18 (0.95%) Publishing
15 17 (0.90%) German Language
16 11 (0.58%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (2.59%) XML
2 42 (2.22%) HTML
3 38 (2.01%) .NET
4 26 (1.38%) D3.js
5 25 (1.32%) CSS
6 20 (1.06%) JSON
7 18 (0.95%) MDX
8 17 (0.90%) Web Services
9 14 (0.74%) NumPy
10 13 (0.69%) ODBC
11 12 (0.63%) Middleware
11 12 (0.63%) SciPy
12 11 (0.58%) Spark Streaming
13 8 (0.42%) Matplotlib
13 8 (0.42%) Spring XD
14 7 (0.37%) Natural Language Processing
15 6 (0.32%) BAPI
15 6 (0.32%) REST
16 4 (0.21%) WebSphere MQ
16 4 (0.21%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 714 (37.78%) Analytical Skills
2 215 (11.38%) Visualisation
3 198 (10.48%) Mathematics
4 168 (8.89%) Statistics
5 131 (6.93%) Computer Science
6 111 (5.87%) Management Information System
7 86 (4.55%) Data Structures
8 78 (4.13%) Economics
9 55 (2.91%) Data Integration
10 50 (2.65%) Hedge funds
11 44 (2.33%) Algorithms
12 43 (2.28%) Reference Data
13 42 (2.22%) Data Extraction
14 29 (1.53%) User Experience
15 28 (1.48%) Fixed Income
16 27 (1.43%) Equities
17 25 (1.32%) FMCG
18 24 (1.27%) Physics
19 23 (1.22%) Derivative
19 23 (1.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 43 (2.28%) Windows
2 28 (1.48%) Unix
3 25 (1.32%) Linux
4 21 (1.11%) Apple iOS
5 17 (0.90%) Android
6 4 (0.21%) CentOS
7 1 (0.053%) AIX
7 1 (0.053%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.053%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 560 (29.63%) Data Analysis
2 474 (25.08%) Analytics
2 474 (25.08%) Business Intelligence
3 317 (16.77%) Data Management
4 250 (13.23%) Data Modelling
5 218 (11.53%) ETL
6 204 (10.79%) Data Analytics
7 190 (10.05%) Data Governance
8 172 (9.10%) CRM
9 123 (6.51%) Agile Software Development
10 114 (6.03%) Migration
11 110 (5.82%) Business Analysis
12 99 (5.24%) Data Visualisation
13 92 (4.87%) Stakeholder Management
14 87 (4.60%) Project Management
15 82 (4.34%) Data Migration
15 82 (4.34%) E-Commerce
16 75 (3.97%) Data Cleansing
17 71 (3.76%) Asset Management
18 67 (3.54%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 1131 (59.84%) SQL
2 172 (9.10%) Python
3 166 (8.78%) T-SQL
4 158 (8.36%) R
5 157 (8.31%) VBA
6 68 (3.60%) Java
7 55 (2.91%) JavaScript
8 46 (2.43%) C#
9 45 (2.38%) PL/SQL
10 32 (1.69%) C++
11 31 (1.64%) VB
12 28 (1.48%) MATLAB
13 27 (1.43%) C
14 17 (0.90%) Scala
15 13 (0.69%) Perl
16 9 (0.48%) PHP
17 8 (0.42%) Julia
18 5 (0.26%) VB.NET
18 5 (0.26%) XPath
18 5 (0.26%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 416 (22.01%) Degree
2 41 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 35 (1.85%) PhD
4 21 (1.11%) SC Cleared
5 10 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (0.48%) CISA
6 9 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (0.42%) CCNA
8 7 (0.37%) DV Cleared
8 7 (0.37%) MCSE
8 7 (0.37%) PCI QSA
9 6 (0.32%) MBA
10 5 (0.26%) ISEB
11 4 (0.21%) ACCA
11 4 (0.21%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (0.21%) CCNP
11 4 (0.21%) CIMA
12 3 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (0.11%) CCAB
13 2 (0.11%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 318 (16.83%) Data Quality
2 68 (3.60%) QA
3 42 (2.22%) SLA
4 17 (0.90%) EMIR
5 12 (0.63%) FATCA
6 10 (0.53%) Dodd-Frank
7 8 (0.42%) MiFID
7 8 (0.42%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.21%) Solvency II
9 4 (0.21%) SSAE 16
10 2 (0.11%) COREP
10 2 (0.11%) FINREP
10 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.053%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.053%) ISO27002
11 1 (0.053%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 8 (0.42%) Active Directory
1 8 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.32%) vSphere
3 3 (0.16%) HDFS
4 2 (0.11%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.053%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 13 (0.69%) Oracle EDQ
2 8 (0.42%) Puppet
3 3 (0.16%) ZENworks
4 2 (0.11%) CA Wily
4 2 (0.11%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.11%) EnCase
4 2 (0.11%) FTK
4 2 (0.11%) SCCM
4 2 (0.11%) SCOM
4 2 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.053%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.053%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.053%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.053%) Oozie
5 1 (0.053%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 326 (17.25%) Microsoft
2 213 (11.27%) Oracle
3 174 (9.21%) Tableau
4 132 (6.98%) SAP
5 69 (3.65%) Informatica
6 59 (3.12%) Google
7 56 (2.96%) Cognos
8 43 (2.28%) Talend
9 33 (1.75%) MicroStrategy
10 29 (1.53%) IBM
11 27 (1.43%) Teradata
12 24 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
13 22 (1.16%) Bloomberg
14 21 (1.11%) Ab Initio
14 21 (1.11%) Trillium
15 20 (1.06%) Adobe
15 20 (1.06%) Splunk
16 16 (0.85%) TIBCO
17 15 (0.79%) Cloudera
17 15 (0.79%) ESRI
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 000 to £75 000 (+seriously good package!!!)
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Elland, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33991.50 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
South West London
Coded People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + excellent holidays + pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 19 hours ago
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £37000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Midlands
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
North West London
KDR
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £34000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
United Kingdom
Capgemini UK
Posted: 3 days ago
United Kingdom
Capgemini UK
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
TNS
Salary: Competitive, including award winning benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Graham Matthews
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mills Goodwin Talent Network
Salary: From £36,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car, 15% pension, bonus, BUPA etc
Posted: 4 days ago