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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analyst
Rank 162 167 162
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 61 44 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.09% 0.81% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.85% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 52 39 41
Average salary £32,000 £27,250 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.43% -10.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,550 £22,050 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,450 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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
5348 5176 4597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.48% 95.13% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4465 4406 3923
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(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 +28 23 £27,850 +1.27% 2
Birmingham -7 19 £35,000 +45.83% 2
Worcestershire +1 6 £37,500 +66.66%
Coventry -9 4 £32,000 -8.57% 2
Staffordshire -16 2 £35,000 +79.48% 1
Solihull - 2 £29,265 - 2
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £38,750 -
Walsall - 2 £19,000 -
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 60 (45.80%) SQL
2 48 (36.64%) Data Analysis
3 46 (35.11%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (30.53%) Finance
5 39 (29.77%) Business Intelligence
6 37 (28.24%) SQL Server
7 26 (19.85%) MS Excel
8 24 (18.32%) CRM
8 24 (18.32%) Microsoft
8 24 (18.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 23 (17.56%) Oracle
10 22 (16.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 21 (16.03%) T-SQL
12 20 (15.27%) Relational Database
13 18 (13.74%) Data Governance
14 17 (12.98%) Degree
15 16 (12.21%) Retail
15 16 (12.21%) Data Warehouse
16 15 (11.45%) Data Modelling
16 15 (11.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 13 (9.92%) MS Access
17 13 (9.92%) Analytics
18 11 (8.40%) Data Mining
18 11 (8.40%) VBA
18 11 (8.40%) .NET
19 10 (7.63%) Marketing
19 10 (7.63%) QlikView
20 9 (6.87%) Statistics
20 9 (6.87%) Manufacturing
20 9 (6.87%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (2.29%) SAS
2 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (19.85%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.11%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (4.58%) MS Office
4 4 (3.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.29%) SPSS
6 2 (1.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.58%) SAP CRM
2 2 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.76%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (28.24%) SQL Server
2 24 (18.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (16.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (15.27%) Relational Database
5 16 (12.21%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (11.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (9.92%) MS Access
8 11 (8.40%) Data Mining
9 10 (7.63%) QlikView
10 9 (6.87%) MySQL
11 8 (6.11%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (6.11%) RDBMS
11 8 (6.11%) Star Schema
12 7 (5.34%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (5.34%) Data Mart
12 7 (5.34%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (5.34%) Big Data
13 6 (4.58%) Oracle BI EE
14 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Hudson
2 1 (0.76%) ERwin
General
1 40 (30.53%) Finance
2 16 (12.21%) Retail
3 10 (7.63%) Marketing
4 9 (6.87%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.58%) Billing
6 4 (3.05%) Games
7 3 (2.29%) Automotive
8 1 (0.76%) Advertising
8 1 (0.76%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.40%) .NET
2 4 (3.05%) XML
3 2 (1.53%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.76%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 46 (35.11%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.87%) Statistics
3 7 (5.34%) Mathematics
4 5 (3.82%) Economics
5 4 (3.05%) Blog
6 3 (2.29%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.29%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.53%) Social Media
7 2 (1.53%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.53%) CCTV
8 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.76%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.76%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.76%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (36.64%) Data Analysis
2 39 (29.77%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (18.32%) CRM
4 18 (13.74%) Data Governance
5 15 (11.45%) Data Modelling
6 13 (9.92%) Analytics
7 8 (6.11%) Benchmarking
7 8 (6.11%) Refactoring
8 6 (4.58%) Data Transformation
8 6 (4.58%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (4.58%) Machine Learning
8 6 (4.58%) Database Tuning
9 5 (3.82%) Data Management
9 5 (3.82%) Kimball Methodology
9 5 (3.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (3.05%) Migration
10 4 (3.05%) Quantitative Analysis
10 4 (3.05%) Time Management
10 4 (3.05%) Bayesian Methods
10 4 (3.05%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 60 (45.80%) SQL
2 21 (16.03%) T-SQL
3 11 (8.40%) VBA
4 9 (6.87%) VB
5 7 (5.34%) PL/SQL
6 6 (4.58%) MATLAB
7 5 (3.82%) VB6
8 4 (3.05%) R
8 4 (3.05%) Python
9 2 (1.53%) C
9 2 (1.53%) C#
9 2 (1.53%) C++
10 1 (0.76%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 17 (12.98%) Degree
2 2 (1.53%) PhD
3 1 (0.76%) ISEB
3 1 (0.76%) ACCA
3 1 (0.76%) CIMA
3 1 (0.76%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.82%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.76%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (18.32%) Microsoft
2 23 (17.56%) Oracle
3 9 (6.87%) Business Objects
3 9 (6.87%) SAP
4 8 (6.11%) Cognos
4 8 (6.11%) IBM
5 7 (5.34%) Netezza
5 7 (5.34%) Tableau
6 3 (2.29%) Trillium
7 2 (1.53%) Informatica
8 1 (0.76%) Kofax
8 1 (0.76%) Siebel
8 1 (0.76%) Anaplan
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Aston Carter
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
West Midlands
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 24 days ago