The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analyst
England / West Midlands
Rank 177 149 166
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 36 68 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.74% 1.33% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.38% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 31 49 41
Median salary £29,000 £35,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4754 4927 4840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.44% 96.53% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3776 4115 4242
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the West Midlands region.

Data Analyst Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Data Analyst Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Data Analyst
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Birmingham -2 14 £28,750 +4.54% 2
Warwickshire +7 7 £29,000 -23.68%
Shropshire -13 3 - -
Worcestershire -6 2 £43,750 +80.97%
Walsall - 2 £37,000 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £24,000 -
Staffordshire -1 1 £26,000 -7.22%
Dudley - 1 £26,000 -
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 60 (64.52%) SQL
2 33 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 28 (30.11%) SQL Server
5 25 (26.88%) Data Analysis
6 22 (23.66%) Finance
7 21 (22.58%) MS Excel
7 21 (22.58%) Microsoft
8 17 (18.28%) Analytics
9 16 (17.20%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (16.13%) Data Governance
11 14 (15.05%) Relational Database
11 14 (15.05%) Windows
12 12 (12.90%) ITIL
13 11 (11.83%) Cognos
14 10 (10.75%) Oracle
14 10 (10.75%) Marketing
15 9 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (9.68%) Data Quality
15 9 (9.68%) Data Centre
15 9 (9.68%) Linux
15 9 (9.68%) Cisco
15 9 (9.68%) Service Management
15 9 (9.68%) Active Directory
15 9 (9.68%) Citrix
15 9 (9.68%) NetApp
15 9 (9.68%) VMware
16 8 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (8.60%) CRM
16 8 (8.60%) RDBMS

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (6.45%) SAS
2 3 (3.23%) Apache Pig
2 3 (3.23%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.23%) NetWeaver
2 3 (3.23%) SAP EP
2 3 (3.23%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 21 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.53%) SPSS
3 6 (6.45%) MS Office
4 4 (4.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.15%) Simulink
6 1 (1.08%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) FastStats
1 3 (3.23%) SAP SRM
2 2 (2.15%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 2 (2.15%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.15%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.15%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (2.15%) SAP MDM
2 2 (2.15%) SAP MM
2 2 (2.15%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (30.11%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.20%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (15.05%) Relational Database
4 8 (8.60%) RDBMS
5 7 (7.53%) Big Data
5 7 (7.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (7.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (6.45%) Hadoop
6 6 (6.45%) NoSQL
6 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (5.38%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 5 (5.38%) SAP BW
7 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (3.23%) Apache Hive
8 3 (3.23%) Data Mining
8 3 (3.23%) MongoDB
8 3 (3.23%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (23.66%) Finance
2 10 (10.75%) Marketing
3 6 (6.45%) Games
4 3 (3.23%) Banking
4 3 (3.23%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.23%) Mandarin Language
4 3 (3.23%) Military
5 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.15%) Retail
5 2 (2.15%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.23%) BAPI
1 3 (3.23%) SAP ALE
1 3 (3.23%) SAP Basis
1 3 (3.23%) SAP PI
1 3 (3.23%) SAP XI
1 3 (3.23%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (1.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 8 (8.60%) Statistics
4 7 (7.53%) Management Information System
5 6 (6.45%) Visualisation
6 5 (5.38%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.15%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.15%) Smart Home
8 1 (1.08%) Derivative
8 1 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.08%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.05%) Windows
2 9 (9.68%) Linux
3 5 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (5.38%) Windows Vista
3 5 (5.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (26.88%) Data Analysis
3 17 (18.28%) Analytics
4 15 (16.13%) Data Governance
5 12 (12.90%) ITIL
6 9 (9.68%) Service Management
7 8 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (8.60%) CRM
8 6 (6.45%) Data Cleansing
8 6 (6.45%) Migration
9 5 (5.38%) Business Analysis
9 5 (5.38%) Data Management
9 5 (5.38%) Data Migration
9 5 (5.38%) Ticket Management
10 4 (4.30%) Data Analytics
10 4 (4.30%) Data Modelling
10 4 (4.30%) ETL
10 4 (4.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (4.30%) Workflow
11 3 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 60 (64.52%) SQL
2 7 (7.53%) Python
3 5 (5.38%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.30%) R
4 4 (4.30%) VBA
5 3 (3.23%) ABAP
5 3 (3.23%) Java
6 2 (2.15%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.08%) C
7 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (8.60%) Degree
2 5 (5.38%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.08%) AAT
3 1 (1.08%) ACCA
3 1 (1.08%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.30%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.68%) Active Directory
1 9 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.30%) vSphere
3 1 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 21 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.83%) Cognos
3 10 (10.75%) Oracle
4 9 (9.68%) Cisco
4 9 (9.68%) Citrix
4 9 (9.68%) NetApp
4 9 (9.68%) VMware
5 6 (6.45%) SAP
5 6 (6.45%) Tableau
6 5 (5.38%) Dell
7 3 (3.23%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.15%) Google
9 1 (1.08%) IBM
9 1 (1.08%) Informatica
9 1 (1.08%) Siebel
9 1 (1.08%) Teradata
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Salary: £18,000 per annum
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