The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 156 165 163
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 55 45 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.02% 0.82% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.86% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 45 40 35
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £21,700 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £59,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,750 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +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 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
5126 5229 4617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.40% 94.73% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4249 4442 3951
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 27 August 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
Birmingham -5 15 £37,500 +56.25%
Warwickshire +20 14 £27,850 +1.27% 3
Worcestershire +4 11 £37,500 +20.96%
Coventry -2 2 £29,750 -15.00% 1
Solihull - 2 £29,265 -
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £38,750 -
Walsall - 2 £19,000 -
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 56 (45.90%) SQL
2 48 (39.34%) Data Analysis
3 41 (33.61%) Finance
4 35 (28.69%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (24.59%) SQL Server
6 22 (18.03%) CRM
7 21 (17.21%) Oracle
8 20 (16.39%) MS Excel
8 20 (16.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (14.75%) Data Governance
10 17 (13.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (13.11%) Degree
11 16 (13.11%) Data Warehouse
11 16 (13.11%) T-SQL
11 16 (13.11%) Relational Database
12 15 (12.30%) Analytics
13 14 (11.48%) Data Modelling
13 14 (11.48%) Retail
14 12 (9.84%) Microsoft
14 12 (9.84%) Statistics
15 11 (9.02%) Data Mining
15 11 (9.02%) VB
15 11 (9.02%) MySQL
15 11 (9.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 9 (7.38%) QlikView
16 9 (7.38%) Big Data
16 9 (7.38%) Business Objects
16 9 (7.38%) SAP
16 9 (7.38%) Marketing
16 9 (7.38%) Manufacturing

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (2.46%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.82%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (16.39%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.56%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.28%) MS Office
5 3 (2.46%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (4.92%) SAP CRM
2 2 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.82%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.10%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (24.59%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (13.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (13.11%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (13.11%) Relational Database
5 11 (9.02%) Data Mining
5 11 (9.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (9.02%) MySQL
6 9 (7.38%) QlikView
6 9 (7.38%) Big Data
7 8 (6.56%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (5.74%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (5.74%) MS Access
8 7 (5.74%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (5.74%) NoSQL
9 6 (4.92%) Hadoop
9 6 (4.92%) Oracle BI EE
9 6 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (4.92%) Data Mart
10 5 (4.10%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.82%) ERwin
1 1 (0.82%) Hudson
General
1 41 (33.61%) Finance
2 14 (11.48%) Retail
3 9 (7.38%) Manufacturing
3 9 (7.38%) Marketing
4 6 (4.92%) Games
5 5 (4.10%) Billing
6 3 (2.46%) Automotive
7 2 (1.64%) Banking
8 1 (0.82%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.56%) .NET
2 5 (4.10%) XML
3 3 (2.46%) HTML
4 2 (1.64%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.82%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.84%) Statistics
2 8 (6.56%) Mathematics
3 4 (3.28%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.28%) Economics
3 4 (3.28%) Blog
4 3 (2.46%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.64%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.64%) Social Media
5 2 (1.64%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.82%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.82%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.82%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (39.34%) Data Analysis
2 35 (28.69%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (18.03%) CRM
4 18 (14.75%) Data Governance
5 15 (12.30%) Analytics
6 14 (11.48%) Data Modelling
7 8 (6.56%) Machine Learning
8 6 (4.92%) Data Analytics
8 6 (4.92%) Time Management
8 6 (4.92%) Benchmarking
8 6 (4.92%) Data Transformation
8 6 (4.92%) Bayesian Methods
9 5 (4.10%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (4.10%) Kimball Methodology
9 5 (4.10%) Database Tuning
9 5 (4.10%) Refactoring
10 4 (3.28%) Quantitative Analysis
10 4 (3.28%) Financial Analysis
10 4 (3.28%) Migration
10 4 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (45.90%) SQL
2 16 (13.11%) T-SQL
3 11 (9.02%) VB
4 8 (6.56%) VBA
4 8 (6.56%) MATLAB
5 6 (4.92%) PL/SQL
5 6 (4.92%) R
5 6 (4.92%) Python
6 5 (4.10%) VB6
7 2 (1.64%) C
7 2 (1.64%) C#
7 2 (1.64%) C++
8 1 (0.82%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 16 (13.11%) Degree
2 2 (1.64%) PhD
3 1 (0.82%) ISEB
3 1 (0.82%) ACCA
3 1 (0.82%) CIMA
3 1 (0.82%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.10%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 21 (17.21%) Oracle
2 12 (9.84%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.38%) Business Objects
3 9 (7.38%) SAP
4 8 (6.56%) IBM
5 7 (5.74%) Netezza
6 6 (4.92%) Tableau
6 6 (4.92%) Cognos
7 3 (2.46%) Trillium
8 2 (1.64%) Informatica
9 1 (0.82%) Kofax
9 1 (0.82%) Siebel
9 1 (0.82%) Anaplan
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