Period
to 25 February 2018

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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 252 245 291
Rank change year-on-year -7 +46 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 112 113 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.90% 0.90% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.93% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 105 103 84
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,050 £23,900
90th Percentile £57,250 £53,750 £46,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -9.09% +4.05%

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 12,054 12,140 14,493
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.93% 96.60% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9,876 9,892 11,845
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +2 57 £35,000 -17.65% 8
Essex +15 19 £57,500 +53.33% 2
Cambridgeshire -40 19 £30,000 -7.69% 4
Bedfordshire +32 7 £50,000 +56.25% 2
Suffolk +11 6 £25,000 -28.57% 3
Norfolk +23 4 £28,750 -36.11% 1
Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 53 (47.32%) SQL
2 38 (33.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 36 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (31.25%) Data Analysis
5 31 (27.68%) Degree
6 28 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 26 (23.21%) Data Management
8 24 (21.43%) Data Modelling
8 24 (21.43%) Tableau
9 21 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 21 (18.75%) Mathematics
10 20 (17.86%) Marketing
10 20 (17.86%) Data Quality
11 18 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (15.18%) Validation
13 16 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
14 14 (12.50%) ETL
15 13 (11.61%) VBA
15 13 (11.61%) Analytics
16 12 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
17 11 (9.82%) Data Warehouse
17 11 (9.82%) Data Migration
17 11 (9.82%) Migration
18 10 (8.93%) Data Architecture
18 10 (8.93%) Power BI
18 10 (8.93%) CRM
19 9 (8.04%) Python
19 9 (8.04%) Retail
19 9 (8.04%) Data Conversion

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 2 (1.79%) SAS
2 1 (0.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 38 (33.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.89%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.82%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (8.93%) Power BI
4 6 (5.36%) Big Data
4 6 (5.36%) Hadoop
4 6 (5.36%) MySQL
5 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (3.57%) QlikView
6 4 (3.57%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.57%) Spotfire
6 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.68%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.68%) Semantic Layer
8 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.89%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.89%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.89%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.89%) MS Access
9 1 (0.89%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 5 (4.46%) JIRA
1 5 (4.46%) Zephyr
2 4 (3.57%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.89%) CA Gen
3 1 (0.89%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (17.86%) Marketing
2 9 (8.04%) Retail
3 5 (4.46%) Automotive
4 3 (2.68%) French Language
4 3 (2.68%) Games
4 3 (2.68%) Legal
4 3 (2.68%) Publishing
5 2 (1.79%) Finance
6 1 (0.89%) Back Office
6 1 (0.89%) Billing
6 1 (0.89%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.25%) HTML
2 5 (4.46%) ODBC
3 3 (2.68%) CSS
4 1 (0.89%) J2EE
4 1 (0.89%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.36%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.89%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (0.89%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.89%) Life Science
4 1 (0.89%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.68%) Linux
2 1 (0.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (31.25%) Data Analysis
3 26 (23.21%) Data Management
4 24 (21.43%) Data Modelling
5 21 (18.75%) Mathematics
6 18 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (15.18%) Validation
8 14 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
8 14 (12.50%) ETL
9 13 (11.61%) Analytics
10 11 (9.82%) Data Migration
10 11 (9.82%) Migration
11 10 (8.93%) CRM
11 10 (8.93%) Data Architecture
12 9 (8.04%) Data Conversion
12 9 (8.04%) Visualisation
13 8 (7.14%) Data Analytics
14 7 (6.25%) Test Scripting
15 6 (5.36%) User Stories
16 5 (4.46%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 53 (47.32%) SQL
2 13 (11.61%) VBA
3 9 (8.04%) Python
4 4 (3.57%) R
5 3 (2.68%) C++
5 3 (2.68%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.68%) Perl
5 3 (2.68%) PHP
5 3 (2.68%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.79%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.89%) Java
7 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (27.68%) Degree
2 9 (8.04%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (5.36%) PhD
4 5 (4.46%) ISTQB
4 5 (4.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (4.46%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (17.86%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.46%) QA
3 1 (0.89%) GxP
Systems Management
1 2 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (21.43%) Tableau
3 7 (6.25%) SAP
4 4 (3.57%) Oracle
4 4 (3.57%) TIBCO
5 3 (2.68%) Talend
6 2 (1.79%) Cognos
7 1 (0.89%) Adobe
7 1 (0.89%) Askia
7 1 (0.89%) BEA
7 1 (0.89%) Confirmit
7 1 (0.89%) Google
7 1 (0.89%) hybris
7 1 (0.89%) IFS
7 1 (0.89%) Informatica
7 1 (0.89%) Pega
7 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.89%) webMethods