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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 158 167 162
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 46 25 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.92% 0.58% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.61% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 40 21 38
Average salary £28,425 £37,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.20% +33.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £52,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.10% +14.16%
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
4776 4080 4588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.73% 94.44% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4200 3386 3986
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
(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
Warwickshire +10 20 £29,000 - 2
Birmingham -3 16 £26,000 -50.47% 2
Coventry -8 7 £27,500 -8.33% 2
Solihull - 1 £42,500 - 1
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 62 (59.05%) SQL
2 47 (44.76%) Microsoft
3 41 (39.05%) SQL Server
4 37 (35.24%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 29 (27.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 27 (25.71%) Data Analysis
7 27 (25.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 24 (22.86%) Relational Database
9 22 (20.95%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (19.05%) Finance
11 19 (18.10%) RDBMS
12 17 (16.19%) T-SQL
12 17 (16.19%) Marketing
12 17 (16.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 16 (15.24%) Degree
13 16 (15.24%) .NET
14 15 (14.29%) Oracle
14 15 (14.29%) MS Access
15 13 (12.38%) VB
15 13 (12.38%) Billing
15 13 (12.38%) SQL Server 2008
16 12 (11.43%) VBA
17 11 (10.48%) CRM
17 11 (10.48%) Star Schema
17 11 (10.48%) Refactoring
18 9 (8.57%) Data Management
19 8 (7.62%) Retail
19 8 (7.62%) QlikView
19 8 (7.62%) SQL Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 7 (6.67%) SAS
2 4 (3.81%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 35 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.76%) MS Office
3 4 (3.81%) SPSS
4 2 (1.90%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) PBX
2 2 (1.90%) Broadband
2 2 (1.90%) VPN
2 2 (1.90%) MPLS
2 2 (1.90%) Firewall
2 2 (1.90%) Wireless
2 2 (1.90%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (39.05%) SQL Server
2 29 (27.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (25.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (22.86%) Relational Database
5 19 (18.10%) RDBMS
6 17 (16.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (14.29%) MS Access
8 13 (12.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (10.48%) Star Schema
10 8 (7.62%) QlikView
10 8 (7.62%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (5.71%) Data Mining
12 6 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (4.76%) Data Mart
14 4 (3.81%) Clementine
14 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2005
15 3 (2.86%) Big Data
15 3 (2.86%) Base SAS
15 3 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Hudson
General
1 20 (19.05%) Finance
2 17 (16.19%) Marketing
3 13 (12.38%) Billing
4 8 (7.62%) Retail
5 1 (0.95%) Electronics
5 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.24%) .NET
2 2 (1.90%) XML
2 2 (1.90%) HTML
3 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.95%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.71%) Statistics
3 5 (4.76%) FMCG
3 5 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (4.76%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.86%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.86%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.86%) Economics
6 2 (1.90%) NHS
6 2 (1.90%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.90%) CCTV
7 1 (0.95%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.95%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (0.95%) Windows
1 1 (0.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (35.24%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (25.71%) Data Analysis
3 11 (10.48%) CRM
3 11 (10.48%) Refactoring
4 9 (8.57%) Data Management
5 6 (5.71%) Migration
5 6 (5.71%) Statistical Analysis
5 6 (5.71%) Statistical Modelling
5 6 (5.71%) Line Management
6 5 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (4.76%) Data Migration
6 5 (4.76%) Data Protection
7 4 (3.81%) ITIL
7 4 (3.81%) Benchmarking
7 4 (3.81%) Service Delivery
7 4 (3.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (3.81%) Quantitative Analysis
7 4 (3.81%) Performance Management
7 4 (3.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (3.81%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 62 (59.05%) SQL
2 17 (16.19%) T-SQL
3 13 (12.38%) VB
4 12 (11.43%) VBA
5 7 (6.67%) R
6 5 (4.76%) VB6
7 4 (3.81%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.81%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.95%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.95%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (15.24%) Degree
2 3 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.90%) ECDL
4 1 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) QA
2 3 (2.86%) SLA
3 1 (0.95%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 47 (44.76%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.29%) Oracle
3 5 (4.76%) Tableau
3 5 (4.76%) Business Objects
4 3 (2.86%) Cisco
5 2 (1.90%) Cognos
5 2 (1.90%) SAP
5 2 (1.90%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.90%) Websense
5 2 (1.90%) Riverbed
5 2 (1.90%) SolarWinds
5 2 (1.90%) F5
6 1 (0.95%) VMware
6 1 (0.95%) NetApp
6 1 (0.95%) Dell
6 1 (0.95%) Citrix
Wolverhampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Extensive Flexible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24500.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Myers Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum good benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Myers Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum good benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago