Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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

Data Analyst
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 - 49
Rank change year-on-year - +49 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 15 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 3.58% - 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.71% - 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 7
Chester median annual salary £24,000 - £28,500
10th Percentile £19,750 - £26,150
90th Percentile £39,500 - £31,950
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £31,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year +26.98% +10.53% -12.31%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester. 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
Chester
Permanent vacancies in Chester with a recognized job title 404 261 366
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.42% 98.49% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 352 192 322
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £21,925 £25,750 £24,100
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,250 £61,125
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.33% -6.25% -

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Chester

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Data Analyst in Chester

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in Chester

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

Salary histogram for Data Analyst in Chester

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Chester region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) Data Analysis
2 13 (86.67%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (80.00%) Python
3 12 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (60.00%) Visualisation
5 8 (53.33%) Data Visualisation
6 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (46.67%) VLDB
6 7 (46.67%) Web Development
6 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
7 6 (40.00%) Analytics
7 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (33.33%) Machine Learning
8 5 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
8 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
9 4 (26.67%) Data Analytics
9 4 (26.67%) GitHub
9 4 (26.67%) R
9 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
10 3 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (20.00%) Big Data
10 3 (20.00%) Big Data Analytics
10 3 (20.00%) Google
11 2 (13.33%) Finance
11 2 (13.33%) Marketing
12 1 (6.67%) Power BI
12 1 (6.67%) Performance Optimisation
12 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (6.67%) GDPR

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (46.67%) VLDB
3 3 (20.00%) Big Data
4 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
4 1 (6.67%) Power BI
4 1 (6.67%) QlikView
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Data Analysis
2 13 (86.67%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (60.00%) Visualisation
4 8 (53.33%) Data Visualisation
5 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 7 (46.67%) Web Development
6 6 (40.00%) Analytics
7 5 (33.33%) Machine Learning
7 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
7 5 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
8 4 (26.67%) Data Analytics
9 3 (20.00%) Big Data Analytics
9 3 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
10 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
10 1 (6.67%) Data Governance
10 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
10 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
10 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (80.00%) Python
3 4 (26.67%) R
4 1 (6.67%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (6.67%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) Tableau