Period
to 21 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

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 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 216 253 257
Rank change year-on-year +37 +4 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 96 113 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.05% 0.90% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.93% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 74 106 102
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.41% +10.94%
10th Percentile £23,975 £22,500 £25,170
90th Percentile £59,475 £56,875 £53,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -9.09%

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 8,858 12,122 12,267
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.91% 97.00% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6,822 9,929 10,010
East of England median annual salary £45,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.21% +5.56% +3.15%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

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 21 February 2019.

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 February 2019. 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 +33 48 £28,500 -18.57% 4
Essex +20 13 £41,500 -27.83% 2
Bedfordshire -7 13 £34,500 -31.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +26 11 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Suffolk +17 8 £57,500 +130.00% 1
Norfolk +21 3 £35,000 +21.74% 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 February 2019, 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 54 (56.25%) SQL
2 43 (44.79%) Microsoft
3 35 (36.46%) Microsoft Excel
4 32 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 31 (32.29%) Analytical Skills
6 30 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
7 24 (25.00%) Data Quality
8 21 (21.88%) Analytics
9 20 (20.83%) VBA
9 20 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (19.79%) ETL
10 19 (19.79%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (18.75%) Migration
11 18 (18.75%) Degree
12 16 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 16 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (15.63%) ODBC
14 14 (14.58%) Data Modelling
14 14 (14.58%) Data Analysis
14 14 (14.58%) Data Migration
14 14 (14.58%) Self-Motivation
15 13 (13.54%) Power BI
15 13 (13.54%) Visualisation
15 13 (13.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 12 (12.50%) Retail
17 11 (11.46%) Data Management
17 11 (11.46%) Data Protection
17 11 (11.46%) Mathematics
17 11 (11.46%) Computer Science
18 10 (10.42%) QA

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 8 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.21%) SAS
3 3 (3.13%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.13%) Jupyter
4 1 (1.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 35 (36.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (10.42%) SPSS
3 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.08%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (2.08%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.38%) MailChimp
2 3 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.13%) Amazon S3
2 3 (3.13%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (3.13%) Serverless
3 1 (1.04%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.33%) DHCP
1 8 (8.33%) DNS
1 8 (8.33%) SAN
1 8 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (13.54%) Power BI
3 13 (13.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (10.42%) Spotfire
5 9 (9.38%) Hadoop
5 9 (9.38%) MS Access
6 8 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (7.29%) Relational Database
8 5 (5.21%) Apache Hive
8 5 (5.21%) Data Mining
9 4 (4.17%) Big Data
9 4 (4.17%) Data Lake
9 4 (4.17%) QlikView
9 4 (4.17%) RDBMS
10 3 (3.13%) HBase
10 3 (3.13%) Pentaho
11 2 (2.08%) Base SAS
11 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (10.42%) JIRA
2 9 (9.38%) Zephyr
3 6 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (12.50%) Retail
2 9 (9.38%) Marketing
3 7 (7.29%) Finance
4 3 (3.13%) Automotive
5 2 (2.08%) Banking
5 2 (2.08%) Legal
5 2 (2.08%) Local Government
6 1 (1.04%) Back Office
6 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.63%) ODBC
2 9 (9.38%) XML
3 3 (3.13%) JSON
3 3 (3.13%) Matplotlib
3 3 (3.13%) Natural Language Processing
3 3 (3.13%) PySpark
3 3 (3.13%) scikit-learn
4 1 (1.04%) .NET
4 1 (1.04%) JDBC
4 1 (1.04%) Kafka
4 1 (1.04%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 31 (32.29%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (14.58%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (8.33%) PKI
3 8 (8.33%) Replication
4 6 (6.25%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.13%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.08%) Robotics
7 1 (1.04%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.33%) Windows
1 8 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
2 21 (21.88%) Analytics
3 20 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (19.79%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (19.79%) ETL
5 18 (18.75%) Migration
6 14 (14.58%) Data Analysis
6 14 (14.58%) Data Migration
6 14 (14.58%) Data Modelling
7 13 (13.54%) Visualisation
8 11 (11.46%) Computer Science
8 11 (11.46%) Data Management
8 11 (11.46%) Data Protection
8 11 (11.46%) Mathematics
9 10 (10.42%) Data Governance
9 10 (10.42%) Market Research
9 10 (10.42%) Test Automation
10 9 (9.38%) BDD
10 9 (9.38%) Data Analytics
10 9 (9.38%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (56.25%) SQL
2 20 (20.83%) VBA
3 10 (10.42%) Python
3 10 (10.42%) T-SQL
4 6 (6.25%) R
4 6 (6.25%) VB
5 1 (1.04%) C#
5 1 (1.04%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 18 (18.75%) Degree
2 9 (9.38%) ISTQB
2 9 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.04%) MCSA
5 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.04%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 10 (10.42%) QA
3 2 (2.08%) GDPR
3 2 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.04%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (8.33%) SCCM
1 8 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 43 (44.79%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.42%) SendGrid
3 9 (9.38%) Oracle
4 8 (8.33%) Alteryx
4 8 (8.33%) CommVault
4 8 (8.33%) Tableau
4 8 (8.33%) VMware
5 7 (7.29%) SAP
6 3 (3.13%) DataFlux
6 3 (3.13%) Informatica
6 3 (3.13%) Talend
6 3 (3.13%) Trillium
7 2 (2.08%) Askia
7 2 (2.08%) Cognos
7 2 (2.08%) Confirmit