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The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 27 June 2022.

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

Data Analyst
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 131 136 209
Rank change year-on-year +5 +73 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 186 104 44
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.35% 1.95% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 2.11% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 162 97 40
10th Percentile £36,625 £32,500 £34,575
25th Percentile £47,500 £37,500 £40,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £50,000 £49,250
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% +1.52% -1.50%
75th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £58,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £62,625
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £49,250
% change year-on-year +15.00% +1.52% +9.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 7,341 4,937 5,712
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.75% 92.59% 94.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5,612 4,395 5,010
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
25th Percentile £56,156 £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 £93,750 £88,750 £83,750
90th Percentile £108,750 £105,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in the City of London

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Analyst in the City of London.

Salary trend for Data Analyst in the City of London

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Data Analyst in the City of London

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 City of London region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 120 (64.52%) SQL
2 75 (40.32%) Social Skills
3 70 (37.63%) Business Intelligence
4 69 (37.10%) Power Platform
5 66 (35.48%) Power BI
6 55 (29.57%) Analytical Skills
7 52 (27.96%) Problem-Solving
8 50 (26.88%) Analytics
9 49 (26.34%) Finance
10 48 (25.81%) Data Governance
11 47 (25.27%) Visualisation
12 41 (22.04%) ETL
12 41 (22.04%) Python
13 40 (21.51%) Azure
14 39 (20.97%) Data Analysis
15 38 (20.43%) Agile
15 38 (20.43%) Data Quality
16 36 (19.35%) Data Visualisation
17 35 (18.82%) Microsoft Excel
18 34 (18.28%) SQL Server
19 31 (16.67%) Tableau
20 30 (16.13%) Data Management
20 30 (16.13%) Informatica
21 29 (15.59%) Collibra
22 28 (15.05%) Microsoft
22 28 (15.05%) Data Modelling
23 26 (13.98%) Master Data Management
24 25 (13.44%) Degree
24 25 (13.44%) Metadata
25 24 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 19 (10.22%) SAS
2 4 (2.15%) Confluence
2 4 (2.15%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.54%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 35 (18.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (6.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (5.91%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (3.76%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.54%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.61%) Fidessa
1 3 (1.61%) IntelliMatch
2 2 (1.08%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.54%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.54%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 69 (37.10%) Power Platform
2 40 (21.51%) Azure
3 29 (15.59%) Collibra
4 9 (4.84%) Azure Data Factory
5 8 (4.30%) AWS
5 8 (4.30%) Azure DevOps
5 8 (4.30%) GCP
6 5 (2.69%) Google Analytics
7 3 (1.61%) PowerApps
8 2 (1.08%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 2 (1.08%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.54%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.54%) GitHub
9 1 (0.54%) Google Data Studio
9 1 (0.54%) Microsoft 365
9 1 (0.54%) Stitch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (35.48%) Power BI
2 34 (18.28%) SQL Server
3 31 (16.67%) Tableau
4 25 (13.44%) Metadata
5 22 (11.83%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (10.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (6.99%) Yellowfin
9 12 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
9 12 (6.45%) Data Mining
10 9 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (4.30%) Ataccama
11 8 (4.30%) Relational Database
12 7 (3.76%) MySQL
12 7 (3.76%) QlikView
13 6 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
14 5 (2.69%) Big Data
14 5 (2.69%) IBM InfoSphere
14 5 (2.69%) Power Query
Development Applications
1 12 (6.45%) JIRA
2 8 (4.30%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.08%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.08%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.54%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
General
1 75 (40.32%) Social Skills
2 55 (29.57%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (26.34%) Finance
4 20 (10.75%) Presentation Skills
5 17 (9.14%) Advertising
6 13 (6.99%) Publishing
7 12 (6.45%) Law
8 8 (4.30%) Retail
9 6 (3.23%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 6 (3.23%) Legal
10 5 (2.69%) Front Office
10 5 (2.69%) Influencing Skills
10 5 (2.69%) Marketing
11 3 (1.61%) Organisational Skills
11 3 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (1.08%) Banking
13 1 (0.54%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.30%) .NET
2 6 (3.23%) PySpark
3 3 (1.61%) JSON
4 1 (0.54%) NumPy
4 1 (0.54%) Pandas
4 1 (0.54%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.83%) Reference Data
2 15 (8.06%) Data Structures
3 5 (2.69%) Derivative
4 3 (1.61%) DTCC
4 3 (1.61%) Hedge funds
4 3 (1.61%) IoT
4 3 (1.61%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.08%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.54%) Cyberattack
6 1 (0.54%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.54%) Equities
6 1 (0.54%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.54%) Legacy Systems
6 1 (0.54%) NHS
6 1 (0.54%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.54%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.54%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (37.63%) Business Intelligence
2 52 (27.96%) Problem-Solving
3 50 (26.88%) Analytics
4 48 (25.81%) Data Governance
5 47 (25.27%) Visualisation
6 41 (22.04%) ETL
7 39 (20.97%) Data Analysis
8 38 (20.43%) Agile
9 36 (19.35%) Data Visualisation
10 30 (16.13%) Data Management
11 28 (15.05%) Data Modelling
12 26 (13.98%) Master Data Management
13 24 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
13 24 (12.90%) Workflow
14 22 (11.83%) Dashboard Development
14 22 (11.83%) Fintech
15 20 (10.75%) Migration
16 19 (10.22%) Data Analytics
16 19 (10.22%) Data Strategy
17 18 (9.68%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 120 (64.52%) SQL
2 41 (22.04%) Python
3 14 (7.53%) R
3 14 (7.53%) T-SQL
4 8 (4.30%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.15%) Java
6 3 (1.61%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 3 (1.61%) VBA
7 1 (0.54%) C
7 1 (0.54%) C#
7 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (13.44%) Degree
2 5 (2.69%) PhD
3 3 (1.61%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (20.43%) Data Quality
2 21 (11.29%) GDPR
3 10 (5.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (3.23%) PMO
5 3 (1.61%) QA
6 1 (0.54%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 2 (1.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 30 (16.13%) Informatica
2 28 (15.05%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.99%) Google
4 10 (5.38%) IBM
5 9 (4.84%) Oracle
5 9 (4.84%) SAP
6 7 (3.76%) Alteryx
6 7 (3.76%) Bloomberg
7 4 (2.15%) Trillium
8 3 (1.61%) FactSet
8 3 (1.61%) Murex
8 3 (1.61%) Refinitiv
9 2 (1.08%) Charles River
9 2 (1.08%) Cognos
9 2 (1.08%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (1.08%) Workday
10 1 (0.54%) OneTrust
10 1 (0.54%) Reuters