Period
to 17 June 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 17 June 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
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 257 271 297
Rank change year-on-year +14 +26 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 106 90 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.87% 0.74% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.76% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 90 72 65
East of England median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -9.09% +8.20%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,500 £24,979
90th Percentile £53,750 £43,750 £52,200
England median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -11.39% -1.25%

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 11,848 11,767 13,615
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.80% 96.81% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9,215 9,534 11,252
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £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 17 June 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 17 June 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 -1 40 £23,000 -16.36% 4
Hertfordshire -13 25 £37,500 +25.00% 3
Essex +25 19 £47,500 +35.71%
Norfolk +28 12 £29,500 - 1
Bedfordshire +6 7 £33,750 -32.50% 2
Suffolk -5 3 £24,500 -14.04% 1
Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 61 (57.55%) SQL
2 38 (35.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 38 (35.85%) Data Analysis
3 27 (25.47%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (24.53%) Marketing
5 23 (21.70%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (19.81%) Microsoft
7 19 (17.92%) SQL Server
8 17 (16.04%) CRM
8 17 (16.04%) Degree
9 15 (14.15%) Retail
9 15 (14.15%) Power BI
9 15 (14.15%) Problem-Solving
10 14 (13.21%) Visualisation
10 14 (13.21%) Analytics
10 14 (13.21%) Data Modelling
11 13 (12.26%) Python
11 13 (12.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (11.32%) Mathematics
13 11 (10.38%) Microsoft Office
13 11 (10.38%) VBA
14 10 (9.43%) ETL
14 10 (9.43%) Tableau
14 10 (9.43%) Actionable Insight
15 9 (8.49%) R
15 9 (8.49%) Finance
15 9 (8.49%) Physics
16 8 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (7.55%) Migration

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 (2.83%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.89%) SAS
3 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 38 (35.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (10.38%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (4.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.83%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.83%) SPSS
5 1 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Workfront
2 2 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.94%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.72%) Google Analytics
2 4 (3.77%) Google Tag Manager
3 2 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.94%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.94%) Internet
1 1 (0.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.92%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.15%) Power BI
3 13 (12.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (5.66%) MySQL
6 4 (3.77%) Spotfire
6 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.83%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.83%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.89%) Big Data
8 2 (1.89%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.89%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.89%) MS Access
8 2 (1.89%) QlikView
9 1 (0.94%) BigQuery
9 1 (0.94%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.94%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.94%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (2.83%) JIRA
1 3 (2.83%) Zephyr
2 1 (0.94%) CA Gen
General
1 26 (24.53%) Marketing
2 15 (14.15%) Retail
3 9 (8.49%) Finance
4 3 (2.83%) French Language
5 1 (0.94%) Automotive
5 1 (0.94%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.83%) ODBC
2 1 (0.94%) HTML
2 1 (0.94%) J2EE
2 1 (0.94%) Middleware
2 1 (0.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.70%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.55%) Analytical Mindset
3 5 (4.72%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.72%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.77%) Fintech
5 2 (1.89%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.94%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.83%) Linux
2 2 (1.89%) Windows
3 1 (0.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (35.85%) Data Analysis
2 27 (25.47%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (16.04%) CRM
4 15 (14.15%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (13.21%) Analytics
5 14 (13.21%) Data Modelling
5 14 (13.21%) Visualisation
6 12 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (11.32%) Mathematics
7 10 (9.43%) Actionable Insight
7 10 (9.43%) ETL
8 9 (8.49%) Physics
9 8 (7.55%) Migration
10 7 (6.60%) Commercial Awareness
10 7 (6.60%) Data Management
10 7 (6.60%) Data Migration
10 7 (6.60%) Validation
11 6 (5.66%) Creative Thinking
11 6 (5.66%) Data Architecture
11 6 (5.66%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 61 (57.55%) SQL
2 13 (12.26%) Python
3 11 (10.38%) VBA
4 9 (8.49%) R
5 7 (6.60%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.72%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.83%) Perl
7 3 (2.83%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.89%) Java
9 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (16.04%) Degree
2 3 (2.83%) ISTQB
2 3 (2.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (2.83%) PhD
2 3 (2.83%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.77%) QA
3 3 (2.83%) PMO
4 2 (1.89%) SLA
5 1 (0.94%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 5 (4.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (19.81%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.43%) Tableau
3 6 (5.66%) Askia
3 6 (5.66%) Confirmit
3 6 (5.66%) Google
4 4 (3.77%) Oracle
4 4 (3.77%) Tealium
5 2 (1.89%) Cognos
6 1 (0.94%) BEA
6 1 (0.94%) Informatica
6 1 (0.94%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.94%) Pega
6 1 (0.94%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.94%) webMethods