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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 149 161 171
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 74 57 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.27% 1.06% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 1.11% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 55 50 36
Average salary £28,500 £37,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,850 £19,300
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,250 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +1.53%
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
5416 5115 5276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.12% 94.83% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4446 4277 4429
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 3 August 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 3 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
(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 -7 21 £27,000 -32.50% 5
Birmingham +1 17 £34,000 -9.33% 3
Coventry -9 9 £32,500 -
Wolverhampton - 5 £22,500 -
Worcestershire -14 3 £32,532 -13.24%
Staffordshire - 3 £28,550 -
West Bromwich - 2 £25,000 -
Solihull +11 1 £27,500 -6.03%
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 55 (49.11%) SQL
2 40 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
3 39 (34.82%) Microsoft
4 37 (33.04%) MS Excel
4 37 (33.04%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (30.36%) Data Analysis
6 29 (25.89%) SQL Server
7 28 (25.00%) Data Management
7 28 (25.00%) Analytics
8 27 (24.11%) Finance
9 26 (23.21%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (19.64%) VBA
11 18 (16.07%) Degree
12 17 (15.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (15.18%) Oracle
13 15 (13.39%) T-SQL
13 15 (13.39%) Marketing
14 13 (11.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (10.71%) Validation
15 12 (10.71%) Data Governance
16 11 (9.82%) Military
16 11 (9.82%) Retail
16 11 (9.82%) Management Information System
17 10 (8.93%) Migration
17 10 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
17 10 (8.93%) Data Quality
17 10 (8.93%) Master Data Management
18 9 (8.04%) Data Migration
18 9 (8.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 8 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 8 (7.14%) SAS
2 1 (0.89%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 37 (33.04%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.36%) MS Office
3 2 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.89%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.89%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.89%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.68%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (1.79%) Firewall
3 1 (0.89%) IPsec
3 1 (0.89%) VLAN
3 1 (0.89%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (0.89%) VoIP
3 1 (0.89%) VPN
3 1 (0.89%) SSL
3 1 (0.89%) Internet
3 1 (0.89%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.89%) SQL Server
2 26 (23.21%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (15.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (11.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (8.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (6.25%) QlikView
8 6 (5.36%) Big Data
9 5 (4.46%) MS Access
10 4 (3.57%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.89%) Cognos Report Studio
11 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.89%) Toad
General
1 27 (24.11%) Finance
2 15 (13.39%) Marketing
3 11 (9.82%) Military
3 11 (9.82%) Retail
4 6 (5.36%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.79%) Billing
5 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.89%) Back Office
6 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.68%) .NET
2 1 (0.89%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.89%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 37 (33.04%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.82%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 6 (5.36%) Statistics
5 5 (4.46%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.57%) FMCG
6 4 (3.57%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.68%) Data Conversion
7 3 (2.68%) Data Extraction
7 3 (2.68%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (2.68%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.89%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.89%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.46%) Windows
2 1 (0.89%) Linux
2 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (30.36%) Data Analysis
3 28 (25.00%) Data Management
3 28 (25.00%) Analytics
4 12 (10.71%) Data Governance
4 12 (10.71%) Validation
5 10 (8.93%) Migration
5 10 (8.93%) Master Data Management
6 9 (8.04%) Data Migration
7 8 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 8 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
7 8 (7.14%) Performance Management
8 7 (6.25%) CRM
9 6 (5.36%) Data Modelling
9 6 (5.36%) Project Management
9 6 (5.36%) ITIL
9 6 (5.36%) Strategic Management
10 5 (4.46%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (4.46%) Business Continuity
10 5 (4.46%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 55 (49.11%) SQL
2 22 (19.64%) VBA
3 15 (13.39%) T-SQL
4 7 (6.25%) R
5 4 (3.57%) MATLAB
5 4 (3.57%) VB
6 3 (2.68%) C#
6 3 (2.68%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.89%) VBScript
7 1 (0.89%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 18 (16.07%) Degree
2 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.93%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.89%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.89%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 39 (34.82%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.18%) Oracle
3 5 (4.46%) Cisco
4 4 (3.57%) Google
4 4 (3.57%) SAP
4 4 (3.57%) NetApp
5 3 (2.68%) VMware
6 2 (1.79%) Citrix
6 2 (1.79%) Tableau
7 1 (0.89%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.89%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.89%) Juniper
7 1 (0.89%) Dell
7 1 (0.89%) Nortel
7 1 (0.89%) Cognos
7 1 (0.89%) Siebel
7 1 (0.89%) Minitab
7 1 (0.89%) Mitel
7 1 (0.89%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.89%) Lotus
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £19000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + 25 days hols + pension + health
Posted: 6 days ago
Rugby
Experian
Salary: £20000 - £24999 per annum + Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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Leamington Spa
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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