Period
to 20 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 20 November 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 247 227 233
Rank change year-on-year -20 +6 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 85 138 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.83% 1.14% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 1.18% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 63 118 110
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -16.67% +27.87%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,250 £28,850
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 9,893 11,710 12,599
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.93% 96.95% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7,566 9,625 10,463
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,625 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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
Hertfordshire -5 32 £40,000 +23.08% 1
Cambridgeshire +24 23 £32,500 +8.33% 4
Bedfordshire -5 15 £34,500 -33.01%
Essex +6 13 £41,500 +27.69%
Suffolk -9 2 £29,750 -8.46% 1
Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 50 (58.82%) SQL
2 34 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (36.47%) Microsoft Excel
4 23 (27.06%) Microsoft
5 20 (23.53%) Data Analysis
6 18 (21.18%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (17.65%) SQL Server
8 15 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (17.65%) Marketing
8 15 (17.65%) Data Quality
9 14 (16.47%) Analytics
9 14 (16.47%) Visualisation
9 14 (16.47%) Power BI
10 13 (15.29%) Validation
10 13 (15.29%) Migration
10 13 (15.29%) Oracle
10 13 (15.29%) Finance
11 12 (14.12%) SAP
11 12 (14.12%) ETL
11 12 (14.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (12.94%) Degree
12 11 (12.94%) VBA
12 11 (12.94%) Problem-Solving
13 10 (11.76%) Data Migration
13 10 (11.76%) T-SQL
13 10 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (10.59%) Data Governance
14 9 (10.59%) Decision-Making

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 4 (4.71%) SAS
2 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (3.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 31 (36.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (4.71%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.06%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (3.53%) SAP ERP
3 2 (2.35%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.35%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.18%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.18%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.18%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) DHCP
1 3 (3.53%) DNS
1 3 (3.53%) SAN
1 3 (3.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.18%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (16.47%) Power BI
4 12 (14.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (7.06%) Data Mining
6 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (7.06%) MySQL
6 6 (7.06%) Relational Database
7 5 (5.88%) Big Data
8 4 (4.71%) RDBMS
9 3 (3.53%) DB2
10 2 (2.35%) Hadoop
10 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (1.18%) Apache Hive
11 1 (1.18%) HBase
11 1 (1.18%) Pentaho
11 1 (1.18%) QlikView
11 1 (1.18%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) JIRA
2 3 (3.53%) Zephyr
General
1 15 (17.65%) Marketing
2 13 (15.29%) Finance
3 8 (9.41%) Retail
4 3 (3.53%) Local Government
4 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.35%) Back Office
6 1 (1.18%) Automotive
6 1 (1.18%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.24%) XML
2 3 (3.53%) ODBC
3 1 (1.18%) HTML
3 1 (1.18%) JDBC
3 1 (1.18%) Kafka
3 1 (1.18%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 34 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.71%) Analytical Mindset
3 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.53%) PKI
3 3 (3.53%) Replication
3 3 (3.53%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.35%) Robotics
5 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.41%) Windows
2 5 (5.88%) Linux
3 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.53%) Data Analysis
2 17 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (16.47%) Analytics
3 14 (16.47%) Visualisation
4 13 (15.29%) Migration
4 13 (15.29%) Validation
5 12 (14.12%) ETL
6 11 (12.94%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (11.76%) Data Migration
8 9 (10.59%) Data Governance
8 9 (10.59%) Decision-Making
8 9 (10.59%) Workshop Facilitation
9 8 (9.41%) Data Modelling
10 7 (8.24%) Business Analysis
10 7 (8.24%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (8.24%) Master Data Management
11 6 (7.06%) Dashboard Development
11 6 (7.06%) Data Extraction
11 6 (7.06%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 50 (58.82%) SQL
2 11 (12.94%) VBA
3 10 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 5 (5.88%) Python
5 3 (3.53%) PHP
6 2 (2.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) Degree
2 3 (3.53%) ISTQB
2 3 (3.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.18%) PhD
3 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.65%) Data Quality
2 6 (7.06%) QA
3 2 (2.35%) SLA
4 1 (1.18%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.18%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (3.53%) SCCM
1 3 (3.53%) SCOM
1 3 (3.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (27.06%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.29%) Oracle
3 12 (14.12%) SAP
4 7 (8.24%) Cognos
4 7 (8.24%) Tableau
5 5 (5.88%) Alteryx
5 5 (5.88%) DataFlux
5 5 (5.88%) Talend
5 5 (5.88%) Trillium
6 3 (3.53%) CommVault
6 3 (3.53%) VMware
7 2 (2.35%) Google
7 2 (2.35%) Informatica
8 1 (1.18%) Adobe
8 1 (1.18%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.18%) Tealium