Period
to 21 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

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 of England
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 232 243 268
Rank change year-on-year +11 +25 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 103 112 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.93% 0.96% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.99% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 78 87 85
East of England median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -18.75% +31.15%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,000 £54,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £35,046 £39,000
% change year-on-year +7.00% -10.14% +1.30%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 10,744 11,321 12,752
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.84% 97.18% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8,096 9,273 10,699
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £72,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in the East of England

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Data Analyst in the East of England

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Analyst in the East of England

Data Analyst
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 21 September 2018. 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
Cambridgeshire +2 36 £25,250 -8.18% 2
Hertfordshire +15 31 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Essex +20 15 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Bedfordshire +2 15 £32,000 -40.74% 3
Norfolk - 5 £27,500 -
Suffolk -3 1 £31,500 -7.35% 1
Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, Data Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 64 (62.14%) SQL
2 43 (41.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 41 (39.81%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (30.10%) Data Analysis
5 24 (23.30%) Marketing
6 21 (20.39%) Microsoft
7 20 (19.42%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (19.42%) Finance
7 20 (19.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (19.42%) Analytics
8 17 (16.50%) Visualisation
8 17 (16.50%) Degree
9 16 (15.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (15.53%) SQL Server
9 16 (15.53%) Power BI
10 15 (14.56%) T-SQL
11 14 (13.59%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (11.65%) Oracle
12 12 (11.65%) VBA
13 11 (10.68%) CRM
13 11 (10.68%) Mathematics
13 11 (10.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (10.68%) Problem-Solving
14 10 (9.71%) Data Quality
14 10 (9.71%) Tableau
14 10 (9.71%) Validation
14 10 (9.71%) Migration
14 10 (9.71%) Python
14 10 (9.71%) ETL
14 10 (9.71%) Microsoft Office

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.94%) SAS
3 1 (0.97%) Confluence
Applications
1 43 (41.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (9.71%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (4.85%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.83%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (2.91%) Workfront
3 2 (1.94%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.97%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.83%) Google Analytics
2 4 (3.88%) Google Tag Manager
3 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.97%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.97%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.97%) Internet
1 1 (0.97%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (15.53%) Power BI
2 16 (15.53%) SQL Server
2 16 (15.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (13.59%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (10.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (6.80%) Data Mining
6 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (5.83%) MySQL
6 6 (5.83%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.88%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.91%) DB2
9 2 (1.94%) Big Data
9 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.97%) BigQuery
10 1 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.97%) MS Access
10 1 (0.97%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.97%) PowerCenter
10 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.94%) JIRA
2 1 (0.97%) Zephyr
General
1 24 (23.30%) Marketing
2 20 (19.42%) Finance
3 8 (7.77%) Retail
4 3 (2.91%) Local Government
4 3 (2.91%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.97%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.80%) XML
2 2 (1.94%) HTML
3 1 (0.97%) JDBC
3 1 (0.97%) Kafka
3 1 (0.97%) Middleware
3 1 (0.97%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 41 (39.81%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.80%) Analytical Mindset
3 4 (3.88%) Fintech
4 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.94%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.83%) Linux
2 5 (4.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (30.10%) Data Analysis
2 20 (19.42%) Analytics
2 20 (19.42%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (16.50%) Visualisation
4 11 (10.68%) CRM
4 11 (10.68%) Mathematics
4 11 (10.68%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (9.71%) ETL
5 10 (9.71%) Migration
5 10 (9.71%) Validation
6 9 (8.74%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (8.74%) Data Migration
7 8 (7.77%) Business Analysis
7 8 (7.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (7.77%) Physics
7 8 (7.77%) Project Management
8 7 (6.80%) Data Visualisation
8 7 (6.80%) Decision-Making
9 6 (5.83%) Dashboard Development
9 6 (5.83%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 64 (62.14%) SQL
2 15 (14.56%) T-SQL
3 12 (11.65%) VBA
4 10 (9.71%) Python
5 6 (5.83%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.91%) PHP
7 1 (0.97%) Java
7 1 (0.97%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (16.50%) Degree
2 3 (2.91%) PhD
3 1 (0.97%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.71%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.91%) PMO
2 3 (2.91%) QA
3 1 (0.97%) GDPR
3 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.97%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (2.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (20.39%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.65%) Oracle
3 10 (9.71%) Tableau
4 7 (6.80%) Cognos
4 7 (6.80%) Google
4 7 (6.80%) SAP
5 4 (3.88%) Tealium
6 2 (1.94%) Alteryx
6 2 (1.94%) DataFlux
6 2 (1.94%) Talend
6 2 (1.94%) Trillium
7 1 (0.97%) Adobe
7 1 (0.97%) Capita
7 1 (0.97%) Informatica
7 1 (0.97%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.97%) MuleSoft