Period
to 19 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

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

Data Analyst
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 181 146
Rank change year-on-year +17 -35 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 30 23 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.80% 0.59% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.61% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 38
Bristol median annual salary £35,000 £34,603 £36,700
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.15% -5.71% +12.92%
10th Percentile £22,550 £25,950 £24,750
90th Percentile £44,000 £57,000 £52,500
South West median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £36,700
% change year-on-year +1.54% -11.44% +12.92%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3,643 3,780 3,284
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.38% 97.75% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3,010 3,160 2,872
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £25,200
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Data Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Bristol

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Data Analyst in Bristol

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Analyst in Bristol

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, Data Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (70.00%) SQL
1 21 (70.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 21 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (46.67%) Finance
4 13 (43.33%) Python
4 13 (43.33%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (40.00%) C#
6 11 (36.67%) PowerShell
7 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 7 (23.33%) VBA
9 6 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
10 5 (16.67%) Analytics
10 5 (16.67%) CRM
10 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
11 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (13.33%) Degree
11 4 (13.33%) ETL
11 4 (13.33%) Power BI
11 4 (13.33%) Data Cleansing
11 4 (13.33%) Tableau
12 3 (10.00%) Data Analytics
12 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
13 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
13 2 (6.67%) Taleo
13 2 (6.67%) Capita
13 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
13 2 (6.67%) QlikView

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 18 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 2 (6.67%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (70.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.33%) Power BI
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (6.67%) PowerPivot
4 2 (6.67%) QlikView
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.33%) Big Data
5 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) PeopleTools
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Law
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Acoustics
3 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Fintech
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (43.33%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
4 5 (16.67%) Analytics
4 5 (16.67%) CRM
5 4 (13.33%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (13.33%) ETL
6 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.00%) Data Analytics
7 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Innovative Thinking
7 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
7 2 (6.67%) SDLC
7 2 (6.67%) Strategic Thinking
7 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
8 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.33%) Data Governance
8 1 (3.33%) Data Visualisation
8 1 (3.33%) Signal Processing
8 1 (3.33%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) SQL
2 13 (43.33%) Python
3 12 (40.00%) C#
4 11 (36.67%) PowerShell
5 7 (23.33%) VBA
6 2 (6.67%) C
6 2 (6.67%) PeopleCode
6 2 (6.67%) R
6 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.33%) C++
7 1 (3.33%) Fortran
7 1 (3.33%) Java
7 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) GDPR
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Tableau
3 2 (6.67%) Capita
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Cognos