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The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Central London during the 6 months to 15 August 2022.

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

Data Analyst
London > Central London
6 months to
15 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 151 143 200
Rank change year-on-year -8 +57 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 173 132 53
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 2.02% 2.00% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 2.16% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 150 124 49
10th Percentile £40,000 £33,050 £29,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £37,875 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,500 £48,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +8.25% +7.78%
75th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £83,500 £72,500 £66,500
London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +16.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Central London. 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
Central London
Permanent vacancies in Central London with a recognized job title 7,918 6,103 5,525
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.62% 92.51% 93.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6,093 5,469 4,861
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £41,250
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £108,750 £102,500 £97,500
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +3.70% +8.00%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings that featured Data Analyst in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Central London

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Analyst in Central London.

Salary trend for Data Analyst in Central London

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Analyst in Central London over the 6 months to 15 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Data Analyst in Central London

Data Analyst
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the Central London region over the 6 months to 15 August 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
City of London -10 171 £57,500 +9.52% 9
Southwark - 1 - -
City of Westminster - 1 - -
Data Analyst
London

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

For the 6 months to 15 August 2022, Data Analyst job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 109 (63.01%) SQL
2 87 (50.29%) Social Skills
3 59 (34.10%) Power Platform
4 58 (33.53%) Problem-Solving
5 57 (32.95%) Data Governance
5 57 (32.95%) Power BI
6 54 (31.21%) Business Intelligence
7 51 (29.48%) Analytical Skills
8 48 (27.75%) ETL
9 44 (25.43%) Agile
10 43 (24.86%) Analytics
11 42 (24.28%) Visualisation
11 42 (24.28%) Finance
12 40 (23.12%) Python
13 36 (20.81%) SQL Server
13 36 (20.81%) Data Analysis
14 35 (20.23%) Azure
15 33 (19.08%) Informatica
15 33 (19.08%) Data Quality
16 32 (18.50%) Master Data Management
17 31 (17.92%) Tableau
17 31 (17.92%) Collibra
18 29 (16.76%) Data Management
19 27 (15.61%) Degree
19 27 (15.61%) Metadata
20 26 (15.03%) GDPR
20 26 (15.03%) Reference Data
21 25 (14.45%) Microsoft Excel
22 24 (13.87%) Microsoft
22 24 (13.87%) Data Warehouse

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 21 (12.14%) SAS
2 4 (2.31%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.73%) Confluence
4 2 (1.16%) Apache Airflow
4 2 (1.16%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.16%) Jupyter
Applications
1 25 (14.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (6.36%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (5.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (2.89%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.58%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.73%) Fidessa
1 3 (1.73%) IntelliMatch
2 2 (1.16%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.58%) Aladdin
3 1 (0.58%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.58%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 1 (0.58%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 59 (34.10%) Power Platform
2 35 (20.23%) Azure
3 31 (17.92%) Collibra
4 10 (5.78%) AWS
5 9 (5.20%) Azure Data Factory
6 8 (4.62%) Azure DevOps
7 6 (3.47%) GCP
8 3 (1.73%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (1.73%) PowerApps
9 2 (1.16%) Microsoft 365
9 2 (1.16%) Snowflake
10 1 (0.58%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.58%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 1 (0.58%) GitHub
10 1 (0.58%) Google Data Studio
10 1 (0.58%) Stitch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (32.95%) Power BI
2 36 (20.81%) SQL Server
3 31 (17.92%) Tableau
4 27 (15.61%) Metadata
5 24 (13.87%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (9.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (9.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (6.94%) Data Mining
9 11 (6.36%) Yellowfin
10 10 (5.78%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (5.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (4.62%) Ataccama
13 6 (3.47%) Big Data
14 5 (2.89%) Data Lake
14 5 (2.89%) DataStage
14 5 (2.89%) IBM InfoSphere
14 5 (2.89%) MySQL
14 5 (2.89%) Power Query
14 5 (2.89%) QlikView
14 5 (2.89%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 12 (6.94%) JIRA
2 8 (4.62%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.16%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.16%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.58%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
General
1 87 (50.29%) Social Skills
2 51 (29.48%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (24.28%) Finance
4 14 (8.09%) Advertising
5 13 (7.51%) Presentation Skills
6 10 (5.78%) Law
7 9 (5.20%) Publishing
8 8 (4.62%) Legal
9 4 (2.31%) Banking
9 4 (2.31%) Front Office
9 4 (2.31%) Influencing Skills
9 4 (2.31%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.73%) Organisational Skills
10 3 (1.73%) Retail
11 2 (1.16%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 2 (1.16%) Marketing
12 1 (0.58%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.62%) .NET
2 5 (2.89%) Pandas
3 3 (1.73%) JSON
3 3 (1.73%) NumPy
3 3 (1.73%) PySpark
4 1 (0.58%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.03%) Reference Data
2 13 (7.51%) Data Structures
3 3 (1.73%) DTCC
3 3 (1.73%) Hedge funds
3 3 (1.73%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (1.73%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.16%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.16%) Derivative
4 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.58%) Cyberattack
5 1 (0.58%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.58%) Equities
5 1 (0.58%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.58%) Legacy Systems
5 1 (0.58%) Online Games
5 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.58%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (33.53%) Problem-Solving
2 57 (32.95%) Data Governance
3 54 (31.21%) Business Intelligence
4 48 (27.75%) ETL
5 44 (25.43%) Agile
6 43 (24.86%) Analytics
7 42 (24.28%) Visualisation
8 36 (20.81%) Data Analysis
9 32 (18.50%) Master Data Management
10 29 (16.76%) Data Management
11 24 (13.87%) Data Modelling
11 24 (13.87%) Data Visualisation
11 24 (13.87%) Workflow
12 23 (13.29%) Dashboard Development
13 22 (12.72%) Migration
14 21 (12.14%) Data Lineage
14 21 (12.14%) Stakeholder Management
15 20 (11.56%) Data Analytics
16 19 (10.98%) Data Strategy
16 19 (10.98%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 109 (63.01%) SQL
2 40 (23.12%) Python
3 11 (6.36%) T-SQL
4 10 (5.78%) R
5 8 (4.62%) PowerShell
6 6 (3.47%) Java
7 5 (2.89%) VBA
8 2 (1.16%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.58%) C#
9 1 (0.58%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.58%) Scala
Qualifications
1 27 (15.61%) Degree
2 3 (1.73%) PhD
3 1 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (19.08%) Data Quality
2 26 (15.03%) GDPR
3 15 (8.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (3.47%) PMO
5 1 (0.58%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 33 (19.08%) Informatica
2 24 (13.87%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.20%) Alteryx
3 9 (5.20%) Oracle
3 9 (5.20%) SAP
4 8 (4.62%) Bloomberg
4 8 (4.62%) IBM
5 4 (2.31%) FactSet
5 4 (2.31%) Google
6 3 (1.73%) Murex
6 3 (1.73%) Refinitiv
7 2 (1.16%) Charles River
7 2 (1.16%) Cognos
7 2 (1.16%) Databricks
7 2 (1.16%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.16%) Trillium
7 2 (1.16%) Workday
8 1 (0.58%) OneTrust
8 1 (0.58%) Reuters
8 1 (0.58%) Sparx