The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analyst
UK / England
Rank 349 332 370
Rank change year-on-year -17 +38  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 661 932 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.83% 0.97% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 1.00% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 570 787 669
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 76808 93068 95575
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64249 78721 78814
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in England

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Data Analyst in England

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analyst in England

Data Analyst
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -37 284 £42,500 - 58
South East +47 154 £32,500 -7.14% 27
North West -39 49 £32,500 +18.18% 16
West Midlands +27 41 £26,000 -31.57% 10
East of England +21 39 £29,500 -1.66% 1
Yorkshire +13 38 £35,000 +16.66% 7
East Midlands -2 28 £33,000 +10.00% 3
South West -21 21 £40,000 +23.07% 7
North East -2 3 £27,500 - 3
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Data Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 882 (64.62%) SQL
2 458 (33.55%) Data Analysis
3 418 (30.62%) Analytical Skills
4 409 (29.96%) Finance
5 380 (27.84%) MS Excel
6 359 (26.30%) Analytics
7 355 (26.01%) Business Intelligence
8 282 (20.66%) SQL Server
9 276 (20.22%) Microsoft
10 260 (19.05%) Degree
11 202 (14.80%) Data Quality
12 192 (14.07%) SAS
13 188 (13.77%) Data Warehouse
14 183 (13.41%) Marketing
15 174 (12.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 172 (12.60%) Mathematics
17 168 (12.31%) Data Modelling
18 162 (11.87%) Tableau
19 159 (11.65%) VBA
20 153 (11.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 143 (10.48%) Data Management
22 137 (10.04%) Data Analytics
23 136 (9.96%) ETL
24 135 (9.89%) T-SQL
25 133 (9.74%) CRM
26 129 (9.45%) Oracle
27 116 (8.50%) Statistics
28 104 (7.62%) Retail
29 102 (7.47%) Python
30 99 (7.25%) MS Access

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 192 (14.07%) SAS
2 22 (1.61%) SharePoint
3 11 (0.81%) Apache Spark
4 9 (0.66%) Confluence
5 8 (0.59%) Apache
6 7 (0.51%) Apache Pig
7 5 (0.37%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.37%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.29%) Jupyter
9 3 (0.22%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.15%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.073%) CMS
11 1 (0.073%) Mule
Applications
1 380 (27.84%) MS Excel
2 93 (6.81%) MS Office
3 61 (4.47%) SPSS
4 52 (3.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 23 (1.68%) Spreadsheet
6 20 (1.47%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.44%) MS Project
8 5 (0.37%) EngageOne
8 5 (0.37%) SPSS Modeler
9 4 (0.29%) Simulink
10 2 (0.15%) Stata
11 1 (0.073%) EViews
11 1 (0.073%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 27 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.61%) FastStats
3 9 (0.66%) Markit EDM
3 9 (0.66%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 6 (0.44%) Adobe Campaign
4 6 (0.44%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.22%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.22%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.22%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 3 (0.22%) Raiser's Edge
6 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.15%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.15%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.15%) SAP FSCM
6 2 (0.15%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.15%) SAP SD
6 2 (0.15%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 61 (4.47%) Google Analytics
2 16 (1.17%) Adobe Analytics
3 12 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.44%) AdWords
6 4 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.22%) Google Tag Manager
7 3 (0.22%) SaaS
8 2 (0.15%) Firebase
8 2 (0.15%) NUVI
9 1 (0.073%) AdSense
9 1 (0.073%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.073%) Boomi
9 1 (0.073%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.17%) LDAP
2 6 (0.44%) Internet
2 6 (0.44%) Multicast
2 6 (0.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.29%) Firewall
4 3 (0.22%) Intranet
4 3 (0.22%) MPLS
5 2 (0.15%) BGP
5 2 (0.15%) Broadband
5 2 (0.15%) FTP
5 2 (0.15%) LAN
5 2 (0.15%) SMS
5 2 (0.15%) Wireless
6 1 (0.073%) DNS
6 1 (0.073%) ISDN
6 1 (0.073%) PSTN
6 1 (0.073%) SAN
6 1 (0.073%) WAN
6 1 (0.073%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.073%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 282 (20.66%) SQL Server
2 188 (13.77%) Data Warehouse
3 174 (12.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 153 (11.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 99 (7.25%) MS Access
6 83 (6.08%) Power BI
6 83 (6.08%) QlikView
7 73 (5.35%) Relational Database
8 70 (5.13%) Big Data
9 69 (5.05%) MySQL
10 67 (4.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 66 (4.84%) Data Mining
12 51 (3.74%) BusinessObjects
13 43 (3.15%) Hadoop
14 32 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
15 27 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
16 24 (1.76%) Spotfire
17 17 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
17 17 (1.25%) Star Schema
18 15 (1.10%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (1.17%) LSMW
2 15 (1.10%) JIRA
3 12 (0.88%) Visual Studio
4 8 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (0.29%) PowerBuilder
8 3 (0.22%) RStudio
9 2 (0.15%) ERwin
10 1 (0.073%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.073%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.073%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.073%) Selenium
10 1 (0.073%) Toad
10 1 (0.073%) Visual Website Optimizer
10 1 (0.073%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.073%) XMLSpy
General
1 409 (29.96%) Finance
2 183 (13.41%) Marketing
3 104 (7.62%) Retail
4 83 (6.08%) Banking
5 67 (4.91%) Legal
6 36 (2.64%) Telecoms
7 30 (2.20%) Advertising
8 25 (1.83%) Automotive
9 23 (1.68%) Law
10 20 (1.47%) Publishing
11 18 (1.32%) Games
11 18 (1.32%) Investment Banking
12 15 (1.10%) Billing
12 15 (1.10%) Manufacturing
13 8 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.44%) Front Office
15 5 (0.37%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.37%) French Language
15 5 (0.37%) Music Industry
16 4 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (2.49%) XML
2 16 (1.17%) SailPoint
3 14 (1.03%) HTML
4 13 (0.95%) MDX
5 10 (0.73%) .NET
6 9 (0.66%) CSS
6 9 (0.66%) Web Services
7 8 (0.59%) Pandas
8 6 (0.44%) EDI
9 5 (0.37%) JSON
10 4 (0.29%) D3.js
11 2 (0.15%) Apache Flex
11 2 (0.15%) Mason
11 2 (0.15%) SciPy
12 1 (0.073%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.073%) Ajax
12 1 (0.073%) COM
12 1 (0.073%) DAO
12 1 (0.073%) LINQ
12 1 (0.073%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 418 (30.62%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (6.01%) Management Information System
3 77 (5.64%) Computer Science
4 48 (3.52%) Data Structures
5 39 (2.86%) FMCG
6 26 (1.90%) Fixed Income
7 25 (1.83%) Reference Data
8 24 (1.76%) Algorithms
9 22 (1.61%) Fintech
10 21 (1.54%) Mobile App
11 17 (1.25%) Equities
12 15 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 13 (0.95%) Data Centre
13 13 (0.95%) Social Media
13 13 (0.95%) User Experience
14 12 (0.88%) Credit Risk
15 11 (0.81%) Driving Licence
16 9 (0.66%) Life Science
17 8 (0.59%) Pricing Data
18 7 (0.51%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 28 (2.05%) Linux
2 18 (1.32%) Windows
3 8 (0.59%) Unix
3 8 (0.59%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.073%) Solaris
4 1 (0.073%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 458 (33.55%) Data Analysis
2 359 (26.30%) Analytics
3 355 (26.01%) Business Intelligence
4 172 (12.60%) Mathematics
5 168 (12.31%) Data Modelling
6 143 (10.48%) Data Management
7 137 (10.04%) Data Analytics
8 136 (9.96%) ETL
9 133 (9.74%) CRM
10 116 (8.50%) Statistics
11 99 (7.25%) Visualisation
12 84 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
13 82 (6.01%) Agile Software Development
14 81 (5.93%) Migration
15 73 (5.35%) Data Migration
16 63 (4.62%) E-Commerce
17 61 (4.47%) Data Cleansing
18 58 (4.25%) Risk Management
19 52 (3.81%) Statistical Analysis
20 50 (3.66%) Actionable Insight
Programming Languages
1 882 (64.62%) SQL
2 159 (11.65%) VBA
3 135 (9.89%) T-SQL
4 102 (7.47%) Python
5 91 (6.67%) R
6 42 (3.08%) PL/SQL
7 40 (2.93%) VB
8 39 (2.86%) Java
9 35 (2.56%) MATLAB
10 26 (1.90%) C#
11 25 (1.83%) JavaScript
12 20 (1.47%) ABAP
13 18 (1.32%) PHP
14 16 (1.17%) BeanShell
15 15 (1.10%) PowerShell
16 9 (0.66%) C++
17 5 (0.37%) Ruby
18 4 (0.29%) Bash Shell
18 4 (0.29%) Perl
18 4 (0.29%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 260 (19.05%) Degree
2 13 (0.95%) CISA
3 12 (0.88%) ISEB
3 12 (0.88%) PCI QSA
3 12 (0.88%) Security Cleared
4 10 (0.73%) PhD
5 9 (0.66%) SC Cleared
6 6 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (0.44%) MCSA
6 6 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.37%) CCNA
7 5 (0.37%) CFA
8 4 (0.29%) CCENT
8 4 (0.29%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (0.29%) MCSE
9 3 (0.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 2 (0.15%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.15%) HNC
10 2 (0.15%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 202 (14.80%) Data Quality
2 38 (2.78%) QA
3 31 (2.27%) SLA
4 28 (2.05%) PCI DSS
5 27 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.73%) Cyber Essentials
6 10 (0.73%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 10 (0.73%) ISO22301
7 9 (0.66%) Solvency II
8 4 (0.29%) IAS 39
8 4 (0.29%) IFRS
8 4 (0.29%) IFRS 9
9 2 (0.15%) Actionable Recommendations
9 2 (0.15%) GDPR
9 2 (0.15%) PMO
10 1 (0.073%) CDISC
10 1 (0.073%) GMP
10 1 (0.073%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.073%) MiFID
10 1 (0.073%) UCITS
System Software
1 23 (1.68%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.44%) vSphere
3 3 (0.22%) Firmware
4 2 (0.15%) XenApp
5 1 (0.073%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.073%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.073%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.22%) SCCM
3 2 (0.15%) Control-M
3 2 (0.15%) OPNET
3 2 (0.15%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.073%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.073%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.073%) QRadar
Vendors
1 276 (20.22%) Microsoft
2 162 (11.87%) Tableau
3 129 (9.45%) Oracle
4 70 (5.13%) Google
5 62 (4.54%) SAP
6 37 (2.71%) Salesforce.com
7 30 (2.20%) Cognos
8 28 (2.05%) IBM
9 20 (1.47%) Teradata
10 19 (1.39%) Adobe
10 19 (1.39%) Alteryx
11 17 (1.25%) Actimize
11 17 (1.25%) Informatica
12 16 (1.17%) Bloomberg
13 14 (1.03%) Coremetrics
14 13 (0.95%) MicroStrategy
15 12 (0.88%) Reuters
16 11 (0.81%) Cisco
17 10 (0.73%) CA Agile Central
17 10 (0.73%) Sybase
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