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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 164 172 173
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 61 44 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.08% 0.87% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.90% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 38 37 18
Average salary £38,000 £27,850 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.44% -30.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
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 4900 4150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.08% 96.74% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4516 4265 3421
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,104
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 -13 21 £38,000 +31.03%
Birmingham -4 18 £27,500 +4.76% 3
Coventry -2 7 £45,000 +55.17%
Solihull +10 3 £38,500 +10.73%
Sutton Coldfield - 3 - - 1
Staffordshire +3 1 £27,500 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £32,500 - 1
Herefordshire - 1 £30,500 -
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 44 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (33.06%) Data Analysis
3 39 (32.23%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (28.93%) SQL
5 26 (21.49%) Data Quality
5 26 (21.49%) Analytics
6 23 (19.01%) Data Governance
7 22 (18.18%) Degree
8 19 (15.70%) Microsoft
9 18 (14.88%) Mathematics
10 17 (14.05%) Translating Business Requirements
10 17 (14.05%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (13.22%) Data Management
11 16 (13.22%) SAP
12 15 (12.40%) Data Analytics
12 15 (12.40%) ITIL
12 15 (12.40%) Data Mining
12 15 (12.40%) Migration
12 15 (12.40%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (11.57%) Data Modelling
13 14 (11.57%) MS Excel
13 14 (11.57%) Data Migration
14 13 (10.74%) MS Office
14 13 (10.74%) C#
14 13 (10.74%) Statistical Analysis
15 12 (9.92%) Finance
15 12 (9.92%) BusinessObjects
16 11 (9.09%) Military
16 11 (9.09%) Strategic Management
16 11 (9.09%) Information Management

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (6.61%) Node.js
1 8 (6.61%) SAS
2 7 (5.79%) NetWeaver
3 5 (4.13%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.65%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.83%) SAP EP
5 1 (0.83%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 14 (11.57%) MS Excel
2 13 (10.74%) MS Office
3 2 (1.65%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.83%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.83%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.61%) GitHub
2 6 (4.96%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.40%) Data Mining
2 12 (9.92%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (8.26%) SQL Server
4 9 (7.44%) Big Data
4 9 (7.44%) Pentaho
4 9 (7.44%) QlikView
4 9 (7.44%) SAP BW
5 8 (6.61%) MongoDB
5 8 (6.61%) Neo4j
5 8 (6.61%) Relational Database
5 8 (6.61%) SAP BI
5 8 (6.61%) SAP HANA
5 8 (6.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (6.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (4.13%) Couchbase
7 5 (4.13%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (4.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.65%) Base SAS
8 2 (1.65%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 10 (8.26%) Talend Open Studio
2 8 (6.61%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (9.92%) Finance
2 11 (9.09%) Military
3 8 (6.61%) Games
3 8 (6.61%) Marketing
4 6 (4.96%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.31%) Banking
6 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.83%) Automotive
7 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.26%) XML
2 8 (6.61%) Middleware
2 8 (6.61%) Spring XD
3 5 (4.13%) .NET
4 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.83%) BAPI
4 1 (0.83%) HTML
4 1 (0.83%) ODBC
4 1 (0.83%) SAP ALE
4 1 (0.83%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.83%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.83%) SAP XI
4 1 (0.83%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (0.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 44 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (14.88%) Mathematics
3 11 (9.09%) Visualisation
4 10 (8.26%) Data Structures
5 8 (6.61%) Statistics
6 7 (5.79%) Data Centre
6 7 (5.79%) Data Conversion
6 7 (5.79%) FMCG
7 6 (4.96%) Economics
7 6 (4.96%) Management Information System
7 6 (4.96%) User Experience
8 5 (4.13%) Computer Science
8 5 (4.13%) Mobile Games
9 4 (3.31%) Data Extraction
10 3 (2.48%) Data Integration
11 2 (1.65%) Physics
11 2 (1.65%) Replication
12 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.83%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.61%) Linux
1 8 (6.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.06%) Data Analysis
2 39 (32.23%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (21.49%) Analytics
4 23 (19.01%) Data Governance
5 17 (14.05%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (14.05%) Translating Business Requirements
6 16 (13.22%) Data Management
7 15 (12.40%) Data Analytics
7 15 (12.40%) ITIL
7 15 (12.40%) Migration
7 15 (12.40%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (11.57%) Data Migration
8 14 (11.57%) Data Modelling
9 13 (10.74%) Statistical Analysis
10 11 (9.09%) Data Mapping
10 11 (9.09%) Information Management
10 11 (9.09%) Strategic Management
11 10 (8.26%) ETL
12 9 (7.44%) Data Visualisation
13 8 (6.61%) Big Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 35 (28.93%) SQL
2 13 (10.74%) C#
3 9 (7.44%) Java
3 9 (7.44%) JavaScript
4 8 (6.61%) Python
5 5 (4.13%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.48%) VB
7 1 (0.83%) ABAP
7 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (18.18%) Degree
2 8 (6.61%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (6.61%) PhD
3 3 (2.48%) ISEB
4 2 (1.65%) HND
4 2 (1.65%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (21.49%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.65%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (6.61%) Puppet
2 5 (4.13%) Oracle EDQ
3 2 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (15.70%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.22%) SAP
3 10 (8.26%) Talend
4 8 (6.61%) Cloudera
4 8 (6.61%) Greenplum
4 8 (6.61%) Hortonworks
4 8 (6.61%) MuleSoft
4 8 (6.61%) Oracle
5 6 (4.96%) Google
6 4 (3.31%) Casewise
6 4 (3.31%) Tableau
6 4 (3.31%) Trillium
7 1 (0.83%) Birst
7 1 (0.83%) Cognos
7 1 (0.83%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.83%) IFS
7 1 (0.83%) IPFX
7 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.83%) Yardi
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