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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 159 177 166
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 42 27 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.85% 0.53% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.56% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 36 26 27
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,250 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,888 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.62% -
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4732 4846 4489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.44% 95.15% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3950 4067 3860
Average salary £40,000 £36,061 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.92% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +33 21 £31,500 -25.88%
Shropshire +10 7 £42,500 - 2
Solihull +2 5 £27,000 +45.94%
Staffordshire -1 4 £40,000 +42.85%
Coventry +4 3 £35,000 +2.94%
Birmingham 0 1 £47,500 +134.56% 1
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 34 (47.22%) Data Analysis
2 33 (45.83%) Finance
3 31 (43.06%) SQL
4 16 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 16 (22.22%) Statistics
5 15 (20.83%) Degree
5 15 (20.83%) MS Excel
6 11 (15.28%) Marketing
6 11 (15.28%) Economics
7 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (13.89%) Data Modelling
7 10 (13.89%) Oracle
8 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 9 (12.50%) Mathematics
9 8 (11.11%) CRM
9 8 (11.11%) MySQL
9 8 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (11.11%) Data Governance
9 8 (11.11%) Analytics
10 7 (9.72%) Big Data
10 7 (9.72%) MATLAB
10 7 (9.72%) T-SQL
10 7 (9.72%) Computer Science
10 7 (9.72%) Time Management
11 6 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
11 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (8.33%) Hadoop
11 6 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (8.33%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.78%) MS Office
4 1 (1.39%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (11.11%) MySQL
4 7 (9.72%) Big Data
5 6 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (8.33%) Hadoop
5 6 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 6 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (5.56%) Data Mining
7 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.78%) MS Access
9 2 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.78%) Data Mart
10 1 (1.39%) QlikView
10 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) ERwin
General
1 33 (45.83%) Finance
2 11 (15.28%) Marketing
3 6 (8.33%) Games
4 4 (5.56%) Retail
5 3 (4.17%) Billing
6 2 (2.78%) Local Government
6 2 (2.78%) Banking
6 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.39%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.56%) .NET
2 3 (4.17%) HTML
3 2 (2.78%) XML
4 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.22%) Statistics
2 11 (15.28%) Economics
3 9 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 7 (9.72%) Computer Science
5 6 (8.33%) Machine Learning
6 4 (5.56%) Blog
6 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.78%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.39%) Social Media
8 1 (1.39%) NHS
8 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.39%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.22%) Data Analysis
2 10 (13.89%) Data Modelling
3 8 (11.11%) CRM
3 8 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (11.11%) Data Governance
3 8 (11.11%) Analytics
4 7 (9.72%) Time Management
5 6 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
5 6 (8.33%) Data Analytics
5 6 (8.33%) Benchmarking
6 5 (6.94%) Business Analysis
7 4 (5.56%) Financial Analysis
7 4 (5.56%) Quantitative Analysis
8 2 (2.78%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (2.78%) Business Development
8 2 (2.78%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.78%) Validation
8 2 (2.78%) Marketing Intelligence
8 2 (2.78%) Data Management
8 2 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 31 (43.06%) SQL
2 7 (9.72%) T-SQL
2 7 (9.72%) MATLAB
3 6 (8.33%) R
3 6 (8.33%) Python
4 3 (4.17%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.17%) VB
5 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.78%) VBA
6 1 (1.39%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (20.83%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) AAT
2 1 (1.39%) PhD
2 1 (1.39%) ISEB
2 1 (1.39%) ACCA
2 1 (1.39%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) QA
2 3 (4.17%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Tivoli
1 3 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) Oracle
2 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.56%) Capita
4 3 (4.17%) HP
4 3 (4.17%) SAP
4 3 (4.17%) Trillium
5 2 (2.78%) IBM
5 2 (2.78%) Informatica
6 1 (1.39%) Siebel
6 1 (1.39%) Ariba
6 1 (1.39%) Tableau
Telford
IT HR
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago