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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 146 160 160
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 72 53 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.28% 0.99% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 1.04% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 48 43 39
Average salary £28,525 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.93% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £24,600 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,400 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
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
5282 5120 5163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.80% 95.42% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4394 4242 4382
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 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 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 28 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 +12 22 £27,500 -1.25% 3
Birmingham +10 14 £29,750 -20.66%
Coventry -6 8 £35,000 +17.64% 5
Wolverhampton - 5 £22,500 -
Worcestershire -10 4 £32,532 -13.24% 1
West Bromwich - 2 £25,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £28,550 - 1
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 57 (48.72%) SQL
2 47 (40.17%) Business Intelligence
3 39 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (30.77%) Data Analysis
5 34 (29.06%) Microsoft
5 34 (29.06%) Analytics
6 32 (27.35%) MS Excel
6 32 (27.35%) SQL Server
7 29 (24.79%) Data Management
8 26 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
9 25 (21.37%) Finance
10 21 (17.95%) Degree
11 20 (17.09%) VBA
12 17 (14.53%) Oracle
13 16 (13.68%) Validation
13 16 (13.68%) Data Governance
14 15 (12.82%) Migration
14 15 (12.82%) Military
15 14 (11.97%) Marketing
15 14 (11.97%) T-SQL
15 14 (11.97%) Data Migration
16 13 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 12 (10.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 11 (9.40%) Retail
19 10 (8.55%) Management Information System
19 10 (8.55%) Strategic Management
19 10 (8.55%) Data Quality
19 10 (8.55%) Master Data Management
20 9 (7.69%) Performance Management
20 9 (7.69%) Statistical Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 7 (5.98%) SAS
2 2 (1.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.85%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 32 (27.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.42%) MS Office
3 2 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.85%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.85%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.71%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (1.71%) Firewall
3 1 (0.85%) IPsec
3 1 (0.85%) VLAN
3 1 (0.85%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (0.85%) VoIP
3 1 (0.85%) VPN
3 1 (0.85%) SSL
3 1 (0.85%) Internet
3 1 (0.85%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (27.35%) SQL Server
2 26 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (10.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (6.84%) QlikView
6 8 (6.84%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (5.13%) MS Access
8 5 (4.27%) Big Data
8 5 (4.27%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.71%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.85%) Toad
General
1 25 (21.37%) Finance
2 15 (12.82%) Military
3 14 (11.97%) Marketing
4 11 (9.40%) Retail
5 3 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.71%) Billing
6 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.85%) Back Office
7 1 (0.85%) Automotive
7 1 (0.85%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.85%) Cantonese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.42%) .NET
2 1 (0.85%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.85%) SAP ALE
2 1 (0.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.55%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.98%) Mathematics
4 6 (5.13%) Data Conversion
5 5 (4.27%) Statistics
5 5 (4.27%) FMCG
6 4 (3.42%) Visualisation
6 4 (3.42%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.42%) Data Extraction
6 4 (3.42%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.71%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (0.85%) GIS
8 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.85%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (40.17%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (30.77%) Data Analysis
3 34 (29.06%) Analytics
4 29 (24.79%) Data Management
5 16 (13.68%) Validation
5 16 (13.68%) Data Governance
6 15 (12.82%) Migration
7 14 (11.97%) Data Migration
8 10 (8.55%) Strategic Management
8 10 (8.55%) Master Data Management
9 9 (7.69%) Statistical Analysis
9 9 (7.69%) Performance Management
10 8 (6.84%) Business Analysis
11 7 (5.98%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (5.98%) Data Modelling
12 6 (5.13%) ETL
12 6 (5.13%) CRM
13 5 (4.27%) Business Continuity
13 5 (4.27%) Time Management
13 5 (4.27%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 57 (48.72%) SQL
2 20 (17.09%) VBA
3 14 (11.97%) T-SQL
4 6 (5.13%) R
5 4 (3.42%) C#
5 4 (3.42%) VB
6 3 (2.56%) MATLAB
6 3 (2.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.85%) ABAP
7 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (17.95%) Degree
2 2 (1.71%) ISEB
2 2 (1.71%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) ProxySG
1 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (29.06%) Microsoft
2 17 (14.53%) Oracle
3 4 (3.42%) SAP
3 4 (3.42%) Google
3 4 (3.42%) Cisco
4 3 (2.56%) Tableau
4 3 (2.56%) NetApp
5 2 (1.71%) VMware
5 2 (1.71%) Talend
6 1 (0.85%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.85%) Minitab
6 1 (0.85%) Mitel
6 1 (0.85%) Blue Coat
6 1 (0.85%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.85%) Siebel
6 1 (0.85%) Lotus
6 1 (0.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.85%) Mapinfo
6 1 (0.85%) Nortel
6 1 (0.85%) Citrix
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