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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 180 148 176
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 38 51 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.71% 1.03% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 1.08% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 31 44 23
Average salary £32,500 £41,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.21% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,300 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £44,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,694 £30,750
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +6.32%
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
5103 4728 4712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.40% 95.30% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4326 3960 3943
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -24 10 £57,500 +82.53% 1
Staffordshire +9 9 £28,550 +9.80%
Birmingham -8 7 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Coventry -16 5 £35,000 -
Solihull -2 2 £31,000 +14.81%
Dudley - 1 £24,000 -
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 42 (53.16%) SQL
2 35 (44.30%) Microsoft
3 28 (35.44%) MS Excel
4 27 (34.18%) SQL Server
5 25 (31.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (30.38%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (26.58%) Data Analysis
8 20 (25.32%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (24.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 18 (22.78%) Finance
11 15 (18.99%) T-SQL
12 14 (17.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 14 (17.72%) Relational Database
13 13 (16.46%) Marketing
14 12 (15.19%) Billing
14 12 (15.19%) Data Management
14 12 (15.19%) VBA
15 10 (12.66%) Oracle
15 10 (12.66%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (12.66%) Degree
16 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (11.39%) RDBMS
17 8 (10.13%) ITIL
18 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2012
18 7 (8.86%) CRM
18 7 (8.86%) Management Information System
18 7 (8.86%) Performance Management
18 7 (8.86%) Mathematics
19 6 (7.59%) Retail
19 6 (7.59%) Data Warehouse

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 4 (5.06%) SAS
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 28 (35.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.33%) MS Office
3 2 (2.53%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.27%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.27%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (1.27%) PBX
2 1 (1.27%) VoIP
2 1 (1.27%) VPN
2 1 (1.27%) SSL
2 1 (1.27%) Internet
2 1 (1.27%) NetScreen
2 1 (1.27%) Firewall
2 1 (1.27%) IPsec
2 1 (1.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (34.18%) SQL Server
2 25 (31.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (24.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (17.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (17.72%) Relational Database
5 10 (12.66%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (11.39%) RDBMS
6 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (6.33%) Big Data
10 4 (5.06%) QlikView
11 3 (3.80%) MS Access
12 2 (2.53%) Star Schema
12 2 (2.53%) Data Mining
12 2 (2.53%) Clementine
12 2 (2.53%) Data Mart
13 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (1.27%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Hudson
General
1 18 (22.78%) Finance
2 13 (16.46%) Marketing
3 12 (15.19%) Billing
4 6 (7.59%) Retail
5 3 (3.80%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.27%) Back Office
6 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.80%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.32%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.86%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.86%) Mathematics
3 5 (6.33%) Statistics
3 5 (6.33%) FMCG
4 4 (5.06%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.80%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (2.53%) NHS
7 1 (1.27%) Data Conversion
7 1 (1.27%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.53%) Windows
1 2 (2.53%) Linux
1 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.38%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (26.58%) Data Analysis
3 12 (15.19%) Data Management
4 8 (10.13%) ITIL
5 7 (8.86%) CRM
5 7 (8.86%) Performance Management
6 6 (7.59%) Analytics
7 5 (6.33%) Statistical Analysis
7 5 (6.33%) Service Delivery
7 5 (6.33%) Migration
8 4 (5.06%) Project Management
8 4 (5.06%) Data Migration
8 4 (5.06%) Data Protection
8 4 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.06%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (5.06%) Line Management
9 3 (3.80%) Workflow
9 3 (3.80%) Service Management
10 2 (2.53%) ITSM
10 2 (2.53%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (53.16%) SQL
2 15 (18.99%) T-SQL
3 12 (15.19%) VBA
4 6 (7.59%) R
5 4 (5.06%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.80%) MATLAB
7 2 (2.53%) VB
8 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) ECDL
3 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) SLA
1 4 (5.06%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.27%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 35 (44.30%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.66%) Oracle
3 5 (6.33%) Cisco
4 4 (5.06%) Tableau
4 4 (5.06%) NetApp
5 3 (3.80%) VMware
5 3 (3.80%) Google
5 3 (3.80%) Citrix
6 2 (2.53%) Dell
6 2 (2.53%) SAP
7 1 (1.27%) Cognos
7 1 (1.27%) Siebel
7 1 (1.27%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.27%) Nortel
7 1 (1.27%) Juniper
7 1 (1.27%) Mitel
7 1 (1.27%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.27%) CheckPoint
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