The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 153 172 175
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 61 35 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.14% 0.63% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 0.66% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 54 33 25
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £18,600 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £48,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5089 5268 4657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.75% 94.82% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4263 4419 4062
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 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Data Analyst
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -1 11 £37,500 +59.57% 1
Worcestershire +3 10 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Warwickshire +12 7 £27,850 +17.26% 6
Coventry +5 7 £32,500 - 1
Shropshire - 6 £42,500 -
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £38,750 - 1
Walsall - 2 £19,000 - 1
Solihull - 1 £27,000 - 1
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 47 (44.76%) SQL
1 47 (44.76%) Data Analysis
2 38 (36.19%) Finance
3 26 (24.76%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (24.76%) SQL Server
4 18 (17.14%) Oracle
5 17 (16.19%) CRM
6 16 (15.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (15.24%) Data Governance
7 15 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 14 (13.33%) Analytics
9 13 (12.38%) Relational Database
9 13 (12.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (12.38%) Statistics
9 13 (12.38%) Retail
10 12 (11.43%) Data Modelling
10 12 (11.43%) T-SQL
11 11 (10.48%) MySQL
11 11 (10.48%) Data Mining
12 10 (9.52%) Degree
12 10 (9.52%) Big Data
13 9 (8.57%) IBM
13 9 (8.57%) MATLAB
13 9 (8.57%) VBA
14 8 (7.62%) Manufacturing
14 8 (7.62%) Mathematics
14 8 (7.62%) Machine Learning
14 8 (7.62%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (6.67%) Spreadsheet

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.95%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.81%) SPSS
5 2 (1.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.71%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.95%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (24.76%) SQL Server
2 16 (15.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (12.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (12.38%) Relational Database
5 11 (10.48%) MySQL
5 11 (10.48%) Data Mining
6 10 (9.52%) Big Data
7 8 (7.62%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (6.67%) NoSQL
8 7 (6.67%) QlikView
8 7 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (5.71%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (5.71%) Hadoop
10 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (4.76%) IBM InfoSphere
10 5 (4.76%) Cognos Query Studio
10 5 (4.76%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 5 (4.76%) Cognos Report Studio
10 5 (4.76%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 1 (0.95%) ERwin
General
1 38 (36.19%) Finance
2 13 (12.38%) Retail
3 8 (7.62%) Manufacturing
4 7 (6.67%) Marketing
5 6 (5.71%) Games
6 4 (3.81%) Billing
6 4 (3.81%) Automotive
7 2 (1.90%) Banking
8 1 (0.95%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.76%) .NET
1 5 (4.76%) XML
2 3 (2.86%) HTML
3 2 (1.90%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.95%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.38%) Statistics
2 8 (7.62%) Mathematics
3 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.81%) Economics
3 4 (3.81%) Blog
4 3 (2.86%) Social Media
5 2 (1.90%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.95%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.95%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.95%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (44.76%) Data Analysis
2 26 (24.76%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (16.19%) CRM
4 16 (15.24%) Data Governance
5 14 (13.33%) Analytics
6 12 (11.43%) Data Modelling
7 8 (7.62%) Machine Learning
8 6 (5.71%) Data Analytics
8 6 (5.71%) Time Management
8 6 (5.71%) Data Transformation
9 5 (4.76%) Kimball Methodology
9 5 (4.76%) Benchmarking
10 4 (3.81%) Quantitative Analysis
10 4 (3.81%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (3.81%) Database Tuning
10 4 (3.81%) Financial Analysis
11 3 (2.86%) Pattern Recognition
11 3 (2.86%) Migration
11 3 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (1.90%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (44.76%) SQL
2 12 (11.43%) T-SQL
3 9 (8.57%) VBA
3 9 (8.57%) MATLAB
4 6 (5.71%) R
4 6 (5.71%) Python
4 6 (5.71%) VB
5 5 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.86%) VB6
7 2 (1.90%) C
7 2 (1.90%) C#
7 2 (1.90%) C++
8 1 (0.95%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 10 (9.52%) Degree
2 3 (2.86%) PhD
3 1 (0.95%) ISEB
3 1 (0.95%) ACCA
3 1 (0.95%) CIMA
3 1 (0.95%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 18 (17.14%) Oracle
2 9 (8.57%) IBM
3 7 (6.67%) SAP
3 7 (6.67%) Netezza
4 6 (5.71%) Cognos
4 6 (5.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.76%) Business Objects
6 4 (3.81%) Tableau
7 3 (2.86%) Trillium
8 2 (1.90%) Informatica
9 1 (0.95%) Kofax
9 1 (0.95%) Siebel
9 1 (0.95%) Anaplan
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Barclay Anderson Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum £45K + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Xoserve
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + good benefits incl pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Halfords Autocentres
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Walsall
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago