Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Data Analyst
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 122 145
Rank change year-on-year -6 +23 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 42 27 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.39% 1.19% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 1.23% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 30 26 33
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £31,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.92% +5.00% -2.44%
10th Percentile £19,750 £27,000 £22,050
90th Percentile £52,625 £59,375 £41,250
North West median annual salary £32,750 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +3.97% +5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 2897 2202 3186
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.83% 97.30% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2221 1895 2702
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +4.58%
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Cheshire

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Data Analyst in Cheshire

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in Cheshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analyst in Cheshire

Data Analyst
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -38 8 £52,500 -4.55%
Chester +1 7 £21,500 -25.86% 1
Warrington -10 6 £22,000 -30.16%
Macclesfield 0 4 £38,750 -13.89%
Alderley Edge -9 1 - -
Wilmslow - 1 £27,060 -
Data Analyst
North West

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Cheshire region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (42.86%) SQL
3 16 (38.10%) Finance
3 16 (38.10%) Banking
3 16 (38.10%) Computer Science
4 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 15 (35.71%) Windows
5 14 (33.33%) ITIL
5 14 (33.33%) Tableau
6 13 (30.95%) Degree
6 13 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (28.57%) Ganglia
7 12 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (28.57%) Unix
7 12 (28.57%) Oracle
7 12 (28.57%) MS Access
7 12 (28.57%) Configuration Management
8 11 (26.19%) Middleware
8 11 (26.19%) Teradata
8 11 (26.19%) ServiceNow
8 11 (26.19%) OpenShift
8 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 11 (26.19%) Data Extraction
8 11 (26.19%) Data Analysis
8 11 (26.19%) Computer Science Degree
9 10 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (16.67%) Data Management
11 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (14.29%) Analytics
12 5 (11.90%) Data Visualisation

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) HFM
1 1 (2.38%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.38%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.38%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 12 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (26.19%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (28.57%) MS Access
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.14%) VLDB
6 2 (4.76%) Big Data
6 2 (4.76%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.38%) DB2
7 1 (2.38%) MySQL
7 1 (2.38%) QlikView
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (38.10%) Banking
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Advertising
2 2 (4.76%) Law
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) Middleware
2 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Computer Science
2 13 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.38%) Contactless
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.38%) NHS
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Windows
2 12 (28.57%) Unix
3 3 (7.14%) Linux
4 2 (4.76%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) ITIL
2 12 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 11 (26.19%) Data Analysis
3 11 (26.19%) Data Extraction
4 10 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (16.67%) Data Management
6 6 (14.29%) Analytics
7 5 (11.90%) Data Governance
7 5 (11.90%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (11.90%) Visualisation
8 4 (9.52%) Data Analytics
8 4 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (7.14%) Dashboard Development
9 3 (7.14%) Mathematics
9 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.14%) Web Development
10 2 (4.76%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) Python
2 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.38%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Degree
2 11 (26.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (28.57%) Ganglia
2 1 (2.38%) Netcool
2 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Tableau
2 12 (28.57%) Oracle
3 11 (26.19%) ServiceNow
3 11 (26.19%) Teradata
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.38%) Google
5 1 (2.38%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.38%) SAP
5 1 (2.38%) Splunk