The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 194 164 162
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 40 74 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.65% 1.25% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 1.30% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 35 56 54
Median salary £35,000 £28,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £22,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £44,250
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £30,750 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -9.55%
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
5861 5674 5116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.97% 95.84% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4629 4654 4275
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

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 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -2 20 £35,000 +2.94% 1
Dudley - 5 £23,500 - 1
Staffordshire +1 4 £36,250 +26.97% 1
Coventry -1 3 £24,000 -26.15% 2
Warwickshire -12 2 £55,000 +103.70% 1
Shropshire - 2 - - 1
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Data Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 34 (43.59%) SQL
2 28 (35.90%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (30.77%) Data Analysis
5 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 17 (21.79%) Finance
6 17 (21.79%) Data Quality
7 13 (16.67%) Analytics
7 13 (16.67%) Marketing
7 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 12 (15.38%) Degree
9 11 (14.10%) Data Management
9 11 (14.10%) MS Office
9 11 (14.10%) MS Excel
9 11 (14.10%) Data Governance
10 10 (12.82%) SAS
10 10 (12.82%) Mathematics
11 9 (11.54%) Statistics
11 9 (11.54%) Relational Database
11 9 (11.54%) Data Analytics
12 8 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (8.97%) ITIL
13 7 (8.97%) Oracle
13 7 (8.97%) Banking
13 7 (8.97%) QlikView
13 7 (8.97%) Performance Management
14 6 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
14 6 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (7.69%) Visualisation

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (12.82%) SAS
2 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (14.10%) MS Excel
1 11 (14.10%) MS Office
2 2 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.56%) SPSS
3 1 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (3.85%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 2 (2.56%) SAP CO
3 2 (2.56%) SAP FI
3 2 (2.56%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (2.56%) SAP MDM
3 2 (2.56%) SAP MM
3 2 (2.56%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.28%) Maximo
4 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.54%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (8.97%) QlikView
5 4 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.56%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (2.56%) MS Access
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.56%) SAP BI
7 2 (2.56%) SAP BW
7 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.28%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.28%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.28%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (21.79%) Finance
2 13 (16.67%) Marketing
3 7 (8.97%) Banking
4 5 (6.41%) Manufacturing
5 4 (5.13%) Games
6 3 (3.85%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.56%) Military
7 2 (2.56%) Retail
7 2 (2.56%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.28%) Electronics
8 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (35.90%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.82%) Mathematics
3 9 (11.54%) Statistics
4 6 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.69%) Visualisation
5 5 (6.41%) Data Integration
5 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
6 4 (5.13%) Economics
6 4 (5.13%) iPad
7 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.56%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.56%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (2.56%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.28%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (1.28%) Data Conversion
8 1 (1.28%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.28%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.69%) Linux
1 6 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (30.77%) Data Analysis
3 13 (16.67%) Analytics
4 11 (14.10%) Data Governance
4 11 (14.10%) Data Management
5 9 (11.54%) Data Analytics
6 7 (8.97%) ITIL
6 7 (8.97%) Performance Management
7 6 (7.69%) Service Management
8 5 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.41%) ERP
8 5 (6.41%) Migration
8 5 (6.41%) Performance Improvement
9 4 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.13%) Data Cleansing
9 4 (5.13%) Data Migration
9 4 (5.13%) Data Modelling
9 4 (5.13%) E-Discovery
9 4 (5.13%) Marketing Intelligence
9 4 (5.13%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (43.59%) SQL
2 6 (7.69%) PL/SQL
2 6 (7.69%) VBA
3 5 (6.41%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.13%) MATLAB
5 3 (3.85%) R
6 1 (1.28%) C
6 1 (1.28%) C#
6 1 (1.28%) Python
6 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (15.38%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.56%) PhD
4 1 (1.28%) ACCA
4 1 (1.28%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (21.79%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.28%) CRD IV
2 1 (1.28%) EMIR
2 1 (1.28%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 6 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.97%) Oracle
3 6 (7.69%) Cisco
3 6 (7.69%) Citrix
3 6 (7.69%) Dell
3 6 (7.69%) NetApp
3 6 (7.69%) VMware
4 5 (6.41%) Cognos
4 5 (6.41%) SAP
5 4 (5.13%) IFS
6 2 (2.56%) Casewise
6 2 (2.56%) Hyperion
6 2 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.56%) Tableau
6 2 (2.56%) Trillium
7 1 (1.28%) Google
7 1 (1.28%) IBM
7 1 (1.28%) Teradata
West Midlands
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £375 - £450 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago