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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Data Analyst
Rank 814 821 810
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Data Analyst 79 86 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.075% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.079% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 67 62 54
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £44,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.77% +25.71%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Senior Data Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Data Analyst
Top 29 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 28 August 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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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
England -4 76 £45,500 +1.11% 9
London +34 51 £48,500 +2.10% 6
South East +3 9 £48,750 +8.33%
City of London +24 8 £52,500 - 1
South West -21 6 £35,000 -19.54%
Bristol -18 5 £35,000 -14.63%
Brighton +23 4 £50,000 +11.11%
East Sussex +22 4 £50,000 +11.11%
East of England -1 4 £32,920 -5.94% 1
North West -6 4 £33,500 -21.17%
Cambridgeshire - 4 £32,920 -
Lancashire - 4 £33,500 -
Chorley - 4 £33,500 -
Berkshire +13 3 £46,250 +2.77%
Cambridge - 3 £30,500 -
Glasgow - 3 £40,500 -
Scotland - 3 £40,500 - 1
Slough - 2 £47,500 -
Hackney - 2 - -
Birmingham +11 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Oxfordshire -1 1 £45,000 -10.00%
West Midlands -8 1 £37,500 -16.66% 2
North East - 1 £16,500 -
Cornwall - 1 £35,000 -
Reading - 1 £45,000 -
Peterborough - 1 £45,000 -
Par - 1 £35,000 -
Abingdon - 1 £45,000 -
Durham - 1 £16,500 -

Senior Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 110 (77.46%) SQL
2 61 (42.96%) Analytics
3 57 (40.14%) Business Intelligence
4 50 (35.21%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (30.28%) Degree
6 41 (28.87%) Finance
7 38 (26.76%) Data Analysis
7 38 (26.76%) SQL Server
8 34 (23.94%) SAS
9 33 (23.24%) Data Management
10 31 (21.83%) SPSS
11 28 (19.72%) MS Excel
12 26 (18.31%) Statistics
13 24 (16.90%) Data Warehouse
13 24 (16.90%) VBA
14 23 (16.20%) BusinessObjects
14 23 (16.20%) Marketing
15 22 (15.49%) Big Data
15 22 (15.49%) XML
16 21 (14.79%) Data Modelling
16 21 (14.79%) R
16 21 (14.79%) Mathematics
17 20 (14.08%) Data Analytics
17 20 (14.08%) Microsoft
18 18 (12.68%) Tableau
19 17 (11.97%) Hadoop
19 17 (11.97%) VB
20 16 (11.27%) Cognos
20 16 (11.27%) Project Management
20 16 (11.27%) Relational Database

Senior Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 34 (23.94%) SAS
2 11 (7.75%) Apache Spark
3 10 (7.04%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (6.34%) Apache
4 9 (6.34%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.70%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 31 (21.83%) SPSS
2 28 (19.72%) MS Excel
3 12 (8.45%) MS Office
4 11 (7.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (4.93%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (4.23%) MS Visio
7 3 (2.11%) Vensim
7 3 (2.11%) GNU Octave
8 2 (1.41%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.70%) Stata
9 1 (0.70%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.70%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.70%) SaaS
2 1 (0.70%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.70%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.76%) SQL Server
2 24 (16.90%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (16.20%) BusinessObjects
4 22 (15.49%) Big Data
5 17 (11.97%) Hadoop
6 16 (11.27%) Relational Database
7 14 (9.86%) QlikView
8 13 (9.15%) Data Mining
9 11 (7.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (7.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (6.34%) RDBMS
12 8 (5.63%) MS Access
13 7 (4.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (3.52%) SQL Server 2008
15 4 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (2.82%) NoSQL
16 3 (2.11%) SAP Data Services
16 3 (2.11%) HBase
16 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 3 (2.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (2.11%) LSMW
2 2 (1.41%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.70%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.70%) Toad
General
1 41 (28.87%) Finance
2 23 (16.20%) Marketing
3 14 (9.86%) Legal
4 11 (7.75%) Banking
5 8 (5.63%) Advertising
6 6 (4.23%) Publishing
6 6 (4.23%) Telecoms
7 5 (3.52%) Financial Institution
8 3 (2.11%) Law
8 3 (2.11%) Retail
9 2 (1.41%) Local Government
9 2 (1.41%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.70%) French Language
10 1 (0.70%) Front Office
10 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (15.49%) XML
2 10 (7.04%) Lucene
3 9 (6.34%) XSLT
4 4 (2.82%) .NET
5 3 (2.11%) Regular Expression
6 2 (1.41%) HTML
7 1 (0.70%) Pandas
7 1 (0.70%) JSON
7 1 (0.70%) SciPy
7 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 50 (35.21%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (18.31%) Statistics
3 21 (14.79%) Mathematics
4 10 (7.04%) Management Information System
4 10 (7.04%) Visualisation
5 9 (6.34%) Computer Science
6 7 (4.93%) Data Extraction
7 6 (4.23%) Economics
7 6 (4.23%) Data Structures
8 5 (3.52%) Life Science
9 4 (2.82%) FMCG
9 4 (2.82%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (2.82%) NHS
9 4 (2.82%) Digital Media
9 4 (2.82%) Physics
10 3 (2.11%) Data Integration
11 2 (1.41%) Reference Data
11 2 (1.41%) Applied Mathematics
11 2 (1.41%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (1.41%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.82%) Windows
2 3 (2.11%) Linux
3 1 (0.70%) Windows 2000
3 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (42.96%) Analytics
2 57 (40.14%) Business Intelligence
3 38 (26.76%) Data Analysis
4 33 (23.24%) Data Management
5 21 (14.79%) Data Modelling
6 20 (14.08%) Data Analytics
7 16 (11.27%) Project Management
8 15 (10.56%) ETL
8 15 (10.56%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (8.45%) Business Analysis
10 12 (8.45%) Statistical Analysis
11 10 (7.04%) Validation
11 10 (7.04%) E-Discovery
12 8 (5.63%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (5.63%) Market Research
13 7 (4.93%) Data Architecture
13 7 (4.93%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (4.93%) People Management
14 6 (4.23%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 110 (77.46%) SQL
2 24 (16.90%) VBA
3 21 (14.79%) R
4 17 (11.97%) VB
5 15 (10.56%) Java
6 9 (6.34%) XQuery
6 9 (6.34%) XPath
7 6 (4.23%) Python
8 5 (3.52%) MATLAB
8 5 (3.52%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.11%) Perl
9 3 (2.11%) ABAP
9 3 (2.11%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.11%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.41%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.70%) VBScript
11 1 (0.70%) C#
11 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 43 (30.28%) Degree
2 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.56%) Data Quality
2 11 (7.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 20 (14.08%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.68%) Tableau
3 16 (11.27%) Cognos
4 13 (9.15%) Oracle
4 13 (9.15%) SAP
5 10 (7.04%) IBM
6 7 (4.93%) Informatica
7 5 (3.52%) Trillium
7 5 (3.52%) DataFlux
8 3 (2.11%) Splunk
8 3 (2.11%) Google
8 3 (2.11%) Ab Initio
9 2 (1.41%) Siebel
9 2 (1.41%) Talend
10 1 (0.70%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.70%) Datanomic
10 1 (0.70%) Adobe
10 1 (0.70%) Teradata
10 1 (0.70%) Alterian
10 1 (0.70%) GoldenSource
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