The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Data Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Data Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Data Analyst
Rank 856 885 822
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Data Analyst 44 59 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.049% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.052% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 38 42 46
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £35,250 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £50,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +29.03%

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
105334 114534 105198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 86166 92849 87525
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Data Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Data Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Senior Data Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Data Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Data Analyst over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 within the UK.

Senior Data Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Data Analyst
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Data Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 21 April 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
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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
England +39 44 £57,500 +21.05% 10
London +44 31 £57,500 +27.77% 6
City of London +24 7 £57,000 +23.24% 2
West Midlands -11 5 £65,000 +23.80%
East of England +33 4 £41,250 -2.94% 1
Warwickshire -4 4 £65,000 +23.80%
Warwick - 3 £65,000 -
Cambridgeshire +18 2 £40,000 -5.88%
Peterborough +3 2 £40,000 -5.88%
Bristol +2 2 £35,250 -17.05%
Hertfordshire -5 2 £42,500 -19.04% 1
South West -11 2 £35,250 -17.05%
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £42,500 -
Solihull - 1 £27,037 -
Durham - 1 - -
North East - 1 - - 1

Senior Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Data Analyst in their job title.

1 58 (61.05%) SQL
2 45 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (36.84%) Data Analysis
4 31 (32.63%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (31.58%) SQL Server
5 30 (31.58%) Degree
6 28 (29.47%) Analytics
7 27 (28.42%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (24.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 21 (22.11%) Finance
9 21 (22.11%) Data Modelling
10 20 (21.05%) ETL
11 19 (20.00%) MS Excel
12 15 (15.79%) Cognos
12 15 (15.79%) SAS
12 15 (15.79%) Business Analysis
12 15 (15.79%) Data Extraction
13 14 (14.74%) R
13 14 (14.74%) Mathematics
13 14 (14.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 14 (14.74%) Relational Database
13 14 (14.74%) Data Management
14 13 (13.68%) Marketing
14 13 (13.68%) Microsoft
14 13 (13.68%) Data Architecture
15 12 (12.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 11 (11.58%) Statistics
16 11 (11.58%) Retail
17 10 (10.53%) SPSS
17 10 (10.53%) Data Quality

Senior Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Data Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (15.79%) SAS
2 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.53%) SPSS
3 7 (7.37%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (3.16%) Stata
6 2 (2.11%) MS Office
6 2 (2.11%) EViews
7 1 (1.05%) GNU Octave
7 1 (1.05%) FastStats
7 1 (1.05%) PowerPivot
7 1 (1.05%) Vensim
7 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.16%) Unica
2 3 (3.16%) Radian6
3 1 (1.05%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.05%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.26%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.11%) SMS
2 1 (1.05%) FTP
2 1 (1.05%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 27 (28.42%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (24.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (14.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (14.74%) Relational Database
5 12 (12.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (9.47%) Big Data
7 7 (7.37%) MS Access
8 4 (4.21%) Hadoop
9 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (3.16%) QlikView
9 3 (3.16%) Data Mining
10 2 (2.11%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (2.11%) Apache Hive
11 1 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
11 1 (1.05%) HBase
11 1 (1.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 1 (1.05%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Toad
1 1 (1.05%) JIRA
1 1 (1.05%) Hudson
General
1 21 (22.11%) Finance
2 13 (13.68%) Marketing
3 11 (11.58%) Retail
4 5 (5.26%) Legal
5 4 (4.21%) Banking
6 3 (3.16%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.11%) Advertising
8 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.16%) XML
1 3 (3.16%) .NET
2 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.05%) HTML
2 1 (1.05%) XML Schema
2 1 (1.05%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.05%) JSON
2 1 (1.05%) SciPy
2 1 (1.05%) NumPy
2 1 (1.05%) Matplotlib
2 1 (1.05%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.05%) D3.js
2 1 (1.05%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 45 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (15.79%) Data Extraction
3 14 (14.74%) Mathematics
4 11 (11.58%) Statistics
5 4 (4.21%) Visualisation
5 4 (4.21%) Economics
6 3 (3.16%) Life Science
6 3 (3.16%) Digital Media
6 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.16%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (2.11%) Applied Mathematics
7 2 (2.11%) Physics
7 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.11%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.11%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.05%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.05%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.11%) Windows
2 1 (1.05%) Linux
2 1 (1.05%) Windows 2000
2 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.84%) Data Analysis
2 31 (32.63%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (29.47%) Analytics
4 21 (22.11%) Data Modelling
5 20 (21.05%) ETL
6 15 (15.79%) Business Analysis
7 14 (14.74%) Data Management
8 13 (13.68%) Data Architecture
9 9 (9.47%) Statistical Analysis
10 7 (7.37%) CRM
10 7 (7.37%) E-Commerce
11 6 (6.32%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (5.26%) Web Analytics
12 5 (5.26%) Line Management
13 4 (4.21%) Data Governance
13 4 (4.21%) Predictive Analytics
13 4 (4.21%) Digital Marketing
13 4 (4.21%) Unit Testing
14 3 (3.16%) Scrum
14 3 (3.16%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (61.05%) SQL
2 14 (14.74%) R
3 8 (8.42%) VBA
4 7 (7.37%) MATLAB
5 4 (4.21%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.21%) Java
6 3 (3.16%) Python
7 2 (2.11%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.11%) C
7 2 (2.11%) C#
8 1 (1.05%) Perl
8 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (31.58%) Degree
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.05%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.53%) Data Quality
2 8 (8.42%) QA
3 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 15 (15.79%) Cognos
2 13 (13.68%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.47%) Google
4 8 (8.42%) Tableau
5 5 (5.26%) Omniture
5 5 (5.26%) Oracle
6 3 (3.16%) Business Objects
6 3 (3.16%) SAP
6 3 (3.16%) DoubleClick
6 3 (3.16%) Teradata
6 3 (3.16%) Demandware
6 3 (3.16%) Twitter
6 3 (3.16%) Sysomos
7 2 (2.11%) Ab Initio
7 2 (2.11%) ExactTarget
7 2 (2.11%) Facebook
7 2 (2.11%) DataFlux
7 2 (2.11%) Informatica
8 1 (1.05%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.05%) Sun
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