The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £48,750 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Data Analyst
London > City of London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 195 186
Rank change year-on-year +22 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 62 72 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.21% 1.13% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 1.18% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 52 69 126
City of London median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -  
10th Percentile £29,100 £29,300 £30,750
90th Percentile £64,875 £78,750 £71,125
London median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.22% -2.10%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4883 6102 9813
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.24% 96.09% 94.94%
Number of salaries quoted 17480 22846 34708
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
10th Percentile £31,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £81,250 £85,000
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.54% -  

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Data Analyst in the job title as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in the City of London over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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 29 June 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 City of London region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 80 (70.18%) SQL
2 60 (52.63%) Finance
3 52 (45.61%) Data Analysis
4 38 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 36 (31.58%) Data Quality
6 35 (30.70%) Analytical Skills
7 31 (27.19%) Analytics
8 29 (25.44%) Degree
9 24 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
10 23 (20.18%) SAS
11 21 (18.42%) Power BI
12 19 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
13 18 (15.79%) VBA
13 18 (15.79%) SQL Server
13 18 (15.79%) Data Management
13 18 (15.79%) Management Information System
14 17 (14.91%) Tableau
15 16 (14.04%) Marketing
16 15 (13.16%) Mathematics
17 14 (12.28%) Banking
17 14 (12.28%) Microsoft
18 13 (11.40%) Relational Database
19 12 (10.53%) Visualisation
19 12 (10.53%) CRM
19 12 (10.53%) Data Modelling
20 11 (9.65%) T-SQL
20 11 (9.65%) Agile Software Development
20 11 (9.65%) Asset Management
20 11 (9.65%) Root Cause Analysis
21 10 (8.77%) Data Visualisation

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 23 (20.18%) SAS
Applications
1 38 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (7.02%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (5.26%) SPSS
4 4 (3.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.75%) FastStats
3 1 (0.88%) Raiser's Edge
3 1 (0.88%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.14%) Google Analytics
2 4 (3.51%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (1.75%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (0.88%) AdSense
4 1 (0.88%) AdWords
4 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.42%) Power BI
2 19 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (15.79%) SQL Server
4 13 (11.40%) Relational Database
5 9 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (6.14%) Big Data
7 7 (6.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (5.26%) SAS EBI
9 4 (3.51%) Data Mining
9 4 (3.51%) Hadoop
9 4 (3.51%) QlikView
10 3 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.88%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 1 (0.88%) MS Access
12 1 (0.88%) MySQL
12 1 (0.88%) Spotfire
12 1 (0.88%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 6 (5.26%) Maven
2 5 (4.39%) Subversion
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 60 (52.63%) Finance
2 16 (14.04%) Marketing
3 14 (12.28%) Banking
4 7 (6.14%) Back Office
4 7 (6.14%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.39%) Law
6 4 (3.51%) Front Office
6 4 (3.51%) Retail
6 4 (3.51%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.63%) Advertising
7 3 (2.63%) Games
7 3 (2.63%) Military
7 3 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.75%) Automotive
8 2 (1.75%) Publishing
9 1 (0.88%) French Language
9 1 (0.88%) German Language
9 1 (0.88%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.02%) XML
2 7 (6.14%) FIX Protocol
2 7 (6.14%) FpML
2 7 (6.14%) XSD
3 5 (4.39%) HTML
4 2 (1.75%) CSS
5 1 (0.88%) .NET
5 1 (0.88%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 35 (30.70%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.26%) Data Structures
4 5 (4.39%) Derivative
5 3 (2.63%) Reinsurance
6 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.75%) Mobile Games
7 1 (0.88%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.88%) Fintech
7 1 (0.88%) FMCG
7 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.88%) iPad
7 1 (0.88%) iPhone
7 1 (0.88%) Life Science
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.88%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (0.88%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.88%) User Experience
7 1 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (45.61%) Data Analysis
2 31 (27.19%) Analytics
3 24 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (15.79%) Data Management
5 15 (13.16%) Mathematics
6 12 (10.53%) CRM
6 12 (10.53%) Data Modelling
6 12 (10.53%) Visualisation
7 11 (9.65%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (9.65%) Asset Management
7 11 (9.65%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (8.77%) Data Cleansing
8 10 (8.77%) Data Visualisation
9 9 (7.89%) Data Analytics
10 8 (7.02%) Fund Management
10 8 (7.02%) Regression Testing
10 8 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (7.02%) Statistics
11 7 (6.14%) Code Coverage
11 7 (6.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 80 (70.18%) SQL
2 18 (15.79%) VBA
3 11 (9.65%) T-SQL
4 8 (7.02%) R
5 6 (5.26%) Python
5 6 (5.26%) VB
6 4 (3.51%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.51%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.88%) C
7 1 (0.88%) C#
7 1 (0.88%) C++
7 1 (0.88%) Java
7 1 (0.88%) Perl
7 1 (0.88%) Ruby
7 1 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (25.44%) Degree
2 5 (4.39%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.88%) CISA
3 1 (0.88%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (31.58%) Data Quality
2 7 (6.14%) ISO 20022
3 6 (5.26%) ISO 15022
4 5 (4.39%) Solvency II
5 4 (3.51%) QA
6 1 (0.88%) MiFID
6 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (14.91%) Tableau
2 14 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.89%) Google
3 9 (7.89%) Oracle
4 7 (6.14%) Siebel
4 7 (6.14%) Sybase
5 5 (4.39%) SAP
6 4 (3.51%) Adobe
6 4 (3.51%) Hyperion
6 4 (3.51%) Progress
7 3 (2.63%) DoubleClick
7 3 (2.63%) IBM
7 3 (2.63%) Mitel
7 3 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.75%) Alteryx
8 2 (1.75%) Coremetrics
9 1 (0.88%) Charles River
9 1 (0.88%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.88%) IFS
9 1 (0.88%) Teradata
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