The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 24 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 157 154
Rank change year-on-year +30 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 29 17 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.10% 0.52% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.53% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 25
Median salary £29,000 £32,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.76% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,150 £38,000 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -14.28% +7.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2554 3201 3659
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 97.00% 97.56% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2152 2593 3036
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in the East Midlands

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Data Analyst in the East Midlands

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analyst in the East Midlands

Data Analyst
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +23 19 £29,000 +0.86%
Leicestershire +16 6 £35,000 +22.80%
Nottinghamshire -1 4 £27,500 -15.38%
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 38 (66.67%) SQL
2 27 (47.37%) Data Analysis
3 25 (43.86%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (35.09%) Microsoft Excel
5 18 (31.58%) Analytics
6 12 (21.05%) Data Analytics
6 12 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (19.30%) VBA
7 11 (19.30%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (19.30%) Data Modelling
7 11 (19.30%) Data Mining
8 10 (17.54%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (15.79%) Statistical Analysis
9 9 (15.79%) Data Quality
9 9 (15.79%) R
10 8 (14.04%) ETL
10 8 (14.04%) Java
11 7 (12.28%) Data Management
11 7 (12.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (12.28%) HTML
11 7 (12.28%) UML
11 7 (12.28%) OLAP
11 7 (12.28%) ITIL
11 7 (12.28%) OLTP
11 7 (12.28%) Confirmit
11 7 (12.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 7 (12.28%) Business Process Analysis
11 7 (12.28%) Data Strategy

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (1.75%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.75%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (35.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (12.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 12 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (19.30%) Data Mining
2 11 (19.30%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (12.28%) OLAP
3 7 (12.28%) OLTP
3 7 (12.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (8.77%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (5.26%) QlikView
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.75%) Big Data
6 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.75%) MS Access
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) ProC
General
1 5 (8.77%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Billing
2 3 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Back Office
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (43.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.77%) Credit Risk
3 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.26%) Smart Meter
4 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.75%) Social Media
5 1 (1.75%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (47.37%) Data Analysis
2 18 (31.58%) Analytics
3 12 (21.05%) Data Analytics
3 12 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (19.30%) Data Modelling
5 10 (17.54%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (15.79%) Statistical Analysis
7 8 (14.04%) ETL
8 7 (12.28%) Business Process Analysis
8 7 (12.28%) Data Management
8 7 (12.28%) Data Strategy
8 7 (12.28%) ITIL
8 7 (12.28%) UML
9 6 (10.53%) Mathematics
9 6 (10.53%) Statistics
10 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (7.02%) Project Management
11 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
11 4 (7.02%) Time Management
11 4 (7.02%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 38 (66.67%) SQL
2 11 (19.30%) VBA
3 9 (15.79%) R
4 8 (14.04%) Java
5 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.75%) C
6 1 (1.75%) C#
6 1 (1.75%) C++
6 1 (1.75%) PROC SQL
6 1 (1.75%) Python
6 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.75%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.79%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (12.28%) Confirmit
2 6 (10.53%) Tableau
3 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.26%) Siemens
5 2 (3.51%) Alteryx
5 2 (3.51%) Google
5 2 (3.51%) Intel
5 2 (3.51%) SAP
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco
6 1 (1.75%) Cognos
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle