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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analyst
England / West Midlands
Rank 163 186 179
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 43 50 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.91% 0.86% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.89% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 36 31 31
Median salary £26,000 £38,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +31.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%

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
4572 5644 4869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.28% 96.56% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3730 4659 4166
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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 +13 17 £25,500 -7.27% 3
Warwickshire +10 6 £36,000 -5.26%
Solihull -2 4 £30,000 -22.07% 1
Coventry +9 3 £22,500 -50.00%
Shropshire - 3 - - 1
West Bromwich - 2 £25,000 -
Staffordshire +8 1 £26,000 -11.86% 1
Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 69 (76.67%) SQL
2 37 (41.11%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (34.44%) SQL Server
3 31 (34.44%) Data Analysis
4 26 (28.89%) MS Excel
5 24 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (25.56%) Analytics
7 18 (20.00%) Finance
8 15 (16.67%) SAS
9 14 (15.56%) Microsoft
9 14 (15.56%) Marketing
10 13 (14.44%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (14.44%) Data Quality
11 11 (12.22%) Relational Database
11 11 (12.22%) Degree
11 11 (12.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (12.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (11.11%) CRM
13 9 (10.00%) Cognos
13 9 (10.00%) ETL
13 9 (10.00%) Data Modelling
13 9 (10.00%) VBA
13 9 (10.00%) R
13 9 (10.00%) Algorithms
14 8 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (7.78%) Statistics
15 7 (7.78%) SPSS
15 7 (7.78%) Python
15 7 (7.78%) RDBMS

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 15 (16.67%) SAS
2 3 (3.33%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.22%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 26 (28.89%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.78%) SPSS
3 5 (5.56%) MS Office
4 4 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.22%) Simulink
6 1 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.11%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (34.44%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.44%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (12.22%) Relational Database
3 11 (12.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (12.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (7.78%) RDBMS
5 6 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (5.56%) Big Data
6 5 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (5.56%) Hadoop
6 5 (5.56%) MS Access
6 5 (5.56%) NoSQL
7 4 (4.44%) MySQL
8 3 (3.33%) Data Mining
8 3 (3.33%) MongoDB
8 3 (3.33%) QlikView
9 2 (2.22%) Apache Hive
9 2 (2.22%) Data Mart
9 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (20.00%) Finance
2 14 (15.56%) Marketing
3 6 (6.67%) Games
4 3 (3.33%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (1.11%) Banking
5 1 (1.11%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.11%) Retail
5 1 (1.11%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.11%) CSS
1 1 (1.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (41.11%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 7 (7.78%) Data Structures
4 5 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.44%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.22%) Smart Home
7 1 (1.11%) Derivative
7 1 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.67%) Windows
2 4 (4.44%) Linux
3 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.22%) Windows Vista
3 2 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.44%) Data Analysis
2 24 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (25.56%) Analytics
4 10 (11.11%) CRM
5 9 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 9 (10.00%) ETL
6 8 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (7.78%) Statistics
8 6 (6.67%) Migration
9 5 (5.56%) Data Analytics
9 5 (5.56%) Data Management
9 5 (5.56%) Data Migration
9 5 (5.56%) Mathematics
9 5 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (4.44%) Commercial Data Analysis
10 4 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.44%) Data Cleansing
10 4 (4.44%) Data Governance
10 4 (4.44%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (76.67%) SQL
2 9 (10.00%) R
2 9 (10.00%) VBA
3 7 (7.78%) Python
4 5 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.44%) VB
6 2 (2.22%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.11%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (12.22%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.44%) Data Quality
2 5 (5.56%) SLA
3 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (4.44%) vSphere
2 1 (1.11%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 14 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.00%) Cognos
3 7 (7.78%) Tableau
4 5 (5.56%) Oracle
5 4 (4.44%) Cisco
5 4 (4.44%) Citrix
5 4 (4.44%) NetApp
5 4 (4.44%) VMware
6 3 (3.33%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.22%) Google
8 1 (1.11%) IBM
8 1 (1.11%) SAP
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games Ltd
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago