The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £25,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analyst
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 102 124 109
Rank change year-on-year +22 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 17 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.95% 0.56% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.59% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 12
Median salary £25,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,191 £26,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £46,500 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1743 2209 1656
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 97.05% 95.54% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1391 1726 1406
Median salary £40,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Birmingham

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Analyst in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Data Analyst in Birmingham

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in Birmingham over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analyst in Birmingham

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Birmingham region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 30 (83.33%) SQL
2 22 (61.11%) SQL Server
3 19 (52.78%) MS Excel
4 13 (36.11%) Data Analysis
5 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (22.22%) Cognos
7 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (19.44%) Statistics
8 7 (19.44%) Marketing
8 7 (19.44%) VBA
8 7 (19.44%) Finance
8 7 (19.44%) Data Quality
9 6 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (16.67%) Data Modelling
10 5 (13.89%) MS Access
10 5 (13.89%) CRM
10 5 (13.89%) MySQL
10 5 (13.89%) Oracle
10 5 (13.89%) Games
10 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
10 5 (13.89%) Customer Engagement
10 5 (13.89%) Statistical Analysis
10 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (13.89%) Algorithms
10 5 (13.89%) Commercial Data Analysis
11 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (11.11%) Degree
12 3 (8.33%) Spreadsheet

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 19 (52.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (5.56%) MS Office
3 2 (5.56%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (13.89%) MS Access
4 5 (13.89%) MySQL
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
1 7 (19.44%) Marketing
2 5 (13.89%) Games
3 2 (5.56%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) CSS
1 3 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Algorithms
2 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Smart Home
4 1 (2.78%) Derivative
4 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Data Analysis
2 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (19.44%) Statistics
4 6 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 5 (13.89%) Commercial Data Analysis
5 5 (13.89%) CRM
5 5 (13.89%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (13.89%) Statistical Analysis
6 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.33%) Migration
7 3 (8.33%) Statistical Modelling
7 3 (8.33%) Validation
8 2 (5.56%) Analytics
8 2 (5.56%) Data Analytics
8 2 (5.56%) Data Management
8 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
8 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
8 2 (5.56%) Time Management
8 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) VBA
3 3 (8.33%) VB
4 2 (5.56%) Python
4 2 (5.56%) R
5 1 (2.78%) C
5 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) Cognos
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle
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