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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 167 162 174
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 37 18 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.76% 0.44% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.46% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 32 15 22
Average salary £27,393 £40,000 £28,695
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.51% +39.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £28,800 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,650 £51,500 £34,000
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
4651 3877 4387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.03% 94.75% 94.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4011 3153 3749
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 March 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 March 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
Birmingham +3 14 £30,125 -48.06% 6
Warwickshire +1 14 £29,000 -2.52%
Staffordshire -8 3 - - 1
Coventry -20 3 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Dudley -5 1 £24,000 +6.66%
Solihull - 1 £27,037 -
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 53 (55.79%) SQL
2 44 (46.32%) Microsoft
3 34 (35.79%) SQL Server
4 31 (32.63%) MS Excel
5 28 (29.47%) Business Intelligence
5 28 (29.47%) Data Analysis
6 27 (28.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (22.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (22.11%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 19 (20.00%) Finance
9 18 (18.95%) Marketing
10 14 (14.74%) RDBMS
10 14 (14.74%) T-SQL
11 13 (13.68%) VBA
11 13 (13.68%) Oracle
11 13 (13.68%) Degree
11 13 (13.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 13 (13.68%) Billing
11 13 (13.68%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (11.58%) Data Management
12 11 (11.58%) .NET
12 11 (11.58%) CRM
13 9 (9.47%) VB
13 9 (9.47%) Retail
14 8 (8.42%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (8.42%) Statistics
14 8 (8.42%) ITIL
14 8 (8.42%) SAS
14 8 (8.42%) R

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 8 (8.42%) SAS
2 4 (4.21%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 31 (32.63%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.37%) MS Office
3 4 (4.21%) SPSS
4 2 (2.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.05%) ResourceLink
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) PBX
2 2 (2.11%) VPN
2 2 (2.11%) MPLS
2 2 (2.11%) Firewall
2 2 (2.11%) Wireless
2 2 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (2.11%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (35.79%) SQL Server
2 27 (28.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (22.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 14 (14.74%) RDBMS
6 13 (13.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (13.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (8.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (8.42%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (7.37%) MS Access
8 7 (7.37%) QlikView
9 6 (6.32%) Star Schema
10 5 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (4.21%) Data Mining
11 4 (4.21%) Clementine
11 4 (4.21%) Data Mart
11 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (4.21%) Big Data
12 3 (3.16%) Base SAS
13 2 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Hudson
General
1 19 (20.00%) Finance
2 18 (18.95%) Marketing
3 13 (13.68%) Billing
4 9 (9.47%) Retail
5 3 (3.16%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.05%) Electronics
6 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.58%) .NET
2 2 (2.11%) HTML
2 2 (2.11%) XML
3 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.11%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.42%) Statistics
3 7 (7.37%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.32%) Mathematics
5 5 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (5.26%) FMCG
6 3 (3.16%) Visualisation
6 3 (3.16%) Economics
7 2 (2.11%) CCTV
7 2 (2.11%) NHS
7 2 (2.11%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.05%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.05%) Data Conversion
8 1 (1.05%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.05%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.05%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.11%) Windows
1 2 (2.11%) Linux
1 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.47%) Business Intelligence
1 28 (29.47%) Data Analysis
2 11 (11.58%) CRM
2 11 (11.58%) Data Management
3 8 (8.42%) ITIL
4 6 (6.32%) Migration
4 6 (6.32%) Statistical Analysis
4 6 (6.32%) Refactoring
4 6 (6.32%) Statistical Modelling
5 5 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (5.26%) Line Management
5 5 (5.26%) Data Migration
5 5 (5.26%) Data Protection
5 5 (5.26%) Project Management
5 5 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 4 (4.21%) Service Management
6 4 (4.21%) Performance Management
6 4 (4.21%) Database Tuning
6 4 (4.21%) Quantitative Analysis
6 4 (4.21%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 53 (55.79%) SQL
2 14 (14.74%) T-SQL
3 13 (13.68%) VBA
4 9 (9.47%) VB
5 8 (8.42%) R
6 4 (4.21%) VB.NET
6 4 (4.21%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.16%) VB6
8 2 (2.11%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.05%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (13.68%) Degree
2 3 (3.16%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.11%) ECDL
4 1 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.26%) QA
2 4 (4.21%) SLA
3 1 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 44 (46.32%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.68%) Oracle
3 4 (4.21%) Cisco
3 4 (4.21%) Tableau
4 3 (3.16%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.11%) SAP
5 2 (2.11%) Riverbed
5 2 (2.11%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.11%) F5
5 2 (2.11%) Dell
5 2 (2.11%) Citrix
5 2 (2.11%) NetApp
5 2 (2.11%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.11%) Websense
5 2 (2.11%) VMware
6 1 (1.05%) Google
6 1 (1.05%) Cognos
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