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

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

Data Analyst
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 351 348 337
Rank change year-on-year -3 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 723 806 967
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.87% 0.87% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.90% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 587 694 776
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -14.28% +7.69%  

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 79382 89280 100510
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.54% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 65298 76096 83752
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 June 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 June 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 -7 328 £45,000 -4.25% 47
South East +18 116 £29,000 -21.62% 22
North West -16 74 £30,000 +9.09% 9
East of England +14 57 £32,500 -18.75% 9
South West -28 45 £27,500 -28.57% 8
West Midlands +4 42 £33,000 -5.71% 11
East Midlands +30 29 £29,000 -10.76%
Yorkshire +8 28 £33,500 +3.07% 6
North East +15 4 £30,000 -25.00%
Data Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 852 (61.56%) SQL
2 527 (38.08%) Analytical Skills
3 471 (34.03%) Microsoft Excel
4 456 (32.95%) Data Analysis
5 443 (32.01%) Finance
6 413 (29.84%) Analytics
7 353 (25.51%) Business Intelligence
8 324 (23.41%) Degree
9 243 (17.56%) Data Quality
10 222 (16.04%) SQL Server
11 213 (15.39%) Marketing
12 202 (14.60%) Microsoft
13 193 (13.95%) Mathematics
14 184 (13.29%) Tableau
15 176 (12.72%) VBA
16 174 (12.57%) Data Management
17 172 (12.43%) Data Warehouse
18 165 (11.92%) Data Analytics
19 162 (11.71%) SAS
20 156 (11.27%) Data Modelling
21 140 (10.12%) Visualisation
22 139 (10.04%) Statistics
23 135 (9.75%) Python
24 134 (9.68%) R
25 123 (8.89%) Oracle
25 123 (8.89%) ETL
26 122 (8.82%) CRM
27 116 (8.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 112 (8.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
29 97 (7.01%) Agile Software Development

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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
1 162 (11.71%) SAS
2 30 (2.17%) Apache Spark
3 14 (1.01%) SharePoint
4 10 (0.72%) Apache
5 9 (0.65%) Confluence
6 8 (0.58%) Apache Pig
7 7 (0.51%) Tomcat
7 7 (0.51%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.072%) CMS
8 1 (0.072%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.072%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.072%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.072%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.072%) Mule
Applications
1 471 (34.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 68 (4.91%) Microsoft Office
3 67 (4.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 53 (3.83%) SPSS
5 38 (2.75%) Spreadsheet
6 24 (1.73%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.51%) EngageOne
8 6 (0.43%) SPSS Modeler
9 2 (0.14%) Gephi
9 2 (0.14%) Mathcad
9 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (0.14%) Simulink
9 2 (0.14%) Stata
10 1 (0.072%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.072%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.072%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 27 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (1.37%) FastStats
3 18 (1.30%) Markit EDM
4 15 (1.08%) Adobe Campaign
5 14 (1.01%) Actimize
6 13 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 7 (0.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 7 (0.51%) thinkFolio
8 4 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.29%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.29%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.29%) SAP FSCM
8 4 (0.29%) SAP MM
8 4 (0.29%) SAP PS
8 4 (0.29%) SAP SD
8 4 (0.29%) WebTrends
9 3 (0.22%) Raiser's Edge
9 3 (0.22%) SAP HR
9 3 (0.22%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 52 (3.76%) Google Analytics
2 24 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (1.01%) Adobe Analytics
4 11 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (0.43%) AdWords
7 5 (0.36%) SaaS
8 3 (0.22%) Force.com
9 2 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.14%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (0.072%) AdSense
10 1 (0.072%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.072%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.072%) CallidusCloud
10 1 (0.072%) Data Lake Analytics
10 1 (0.072%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.43%) Multicast
1 6 (0.43%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.22%) Broadband
2 3 (0.22%) Firewall
2 3 (0.22%) Internet
3 2 (0.14%) MPLS
3 2 (0.14%) Skype
4 1 (0.072%) ATM
4 1 (0.072%) BGP
4 1 (0.072%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.072%) Extranet
4 1 (0.072%) Intranet
4 1 (0.072%) LAN
4 1 (0.072%) LDAP
4 1 (0.072%) OSPF
4 1 (0.072%) SMS
4 1 (0.072%) WAN
4 1 (0.072%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (16.04%) SQL Server
2 172 (12.43%) Data Warehouse
3 116 (8.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 112 (8.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 94 (6.79%) QlikView
6 93 (6.72%) Power BI
7 88 (6.36%) Big Data
8 80 (5.78%) Data Mining
9 78 (5.64%) BusinessObjects
9 78 (5.64%) MS Access
10 56 (4.05%) Hadoop
11 52 (3.76%) Relational Database
11 52 (3.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 48 (3.47%) MySQL
13 27 (1.95%) OLAP
14 25 (1.81%) Spotfire
15 19 (1.37%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 19 (1.37%) Qlik Sense
16 18 (1.30%) Oracle Database
17 17 (1.23%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 13 (0.94%) Jenkins
2 11 (0.79%) JIRA
2 11 (0.79%) LSMW
2 11 (0.79%) Maven
2 11 (0.79%) Subversion
3 10 (0.72%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (0.29%) PowerBuilder
5 4 (0.29%) RStudio
6 2 (0.14%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.072%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.072%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.072%) ProC
7 1 (0.072%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.072%) Toad
General
1 443 (32.01%) Finance
2 213 (15.39%) Marketing
3 86 (6.21%) Banking
4 73 (5.27%) Retail
5 47 (3.40%) Telecoms
6 40 (2.89%) Legal
7 39 (2.82%) Games
8 27 (1.95%) Manufacturing
9 25 (1.81%) Advertising
10 24 (1.73%) Investment Banking
11 23 (1.66%) Front Office
12 20 (1.45%) Back Office
13 19 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
14 18 (1.30%) Publishing
15 16 (1.16%) Law
16 15 (1.08%) Electronics
17 13 (0.94%) French Language
17 13 (0.94%) Retail Banking
18 12 (0.87%) Automotive
19 11 (0.79%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (2.89%) XML
2 34 (2.46%) HTML
3 14 (1.01%) Kafka
4 13 (0.94%) CSS
4 13 (0.94%) FIX Protocol
4 13 (0.94%) FpML
4 13 (0.94%) XSD
5 12 (0.87%) NumPy
5 12 (0.87%) Pandas
5 12 (0.87%) SciPy
5 12 (0.87%) Web Services
6 10 (0.72%) .NET
7 9 (0.65%) MDX
8 8 (0.58%) D3.js
9 6 (0.43%) JSON
10 4 (0.29%) COM
11 2 (0.14%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.14%) EDI
11 2 (0.14%) SailPoint
11 2 (0.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 527 (38.08%) Analytical Skills
2 93 (6.72%) Management Information System
3 79 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 44 (3.18%) Data Structures
5 32 (2.31%) Algorithms
5 32 (2.31%) Fintech
6 30 (2.17%) FMCG
7 23 (1.66%) Derivative
8 20 (1.45%) Fixed Income
8 20 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 17 (1.23%) Equities
9 17 (1.23%) Life Science
10 14 (1.01%) Driving Licence
11 12 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
12 10 (0.72%) Hedge funds
12 10 (0.72%) Reference Data
12 10 (0.72%) User Experience
13 9 (0.65%) Credit Risk
13 9 (0.65%) iPad
13 9 (0.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (1.45%) Windows
2 11 (0.79%) Linux
3 8 (0.58%) Windows 7
4 7 (0.51%) Unix
5 1 (0.072%) AIX
5 1 (0.072%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 456 (32.95%) Data Analysis
2 413 (29.84%) Analytics
3 353 (25.51%) Business Intelligence
4 193 (13.95%) Mathematics
5 174 (12.57%) Data Management
6 165 (11.92%) Data Analytics
7 156 (11.27%) Data Modelling
8 140 (10.12%) Visualisation
9 139 (10.04%) Statistics
10 123 (8.89%) ETL
11 122 (8.82%) CRM
12 97 (7.01%) Agile Software Development
13 83 (6.00%) Data Visualisation
14 71 (5.13%) Data Governance
15 64 (4.62%) Data Cleansing
16 63 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
16 63 (4.55%) Statistical Analysis
17 60 (4.34%) Asset Management
18 55 (3.97%) Actionable Insight
18 55 (3.97%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 852 (61.56%) SQL
2 176 (12.72%) VBA
3 135 (9.75%) Python
4 134 (9.68%) R
5 89 (6.43%) T-SQL
6 60 (4.34%) PL/SQL
7 52 (3.76%) VB
8 43 (3.11%) Java
9 35 (2.53%) C#
10 33 (2.38%) MATLAB
11 26 (1.88%) JavaScript
12 18 (1.30%) C++
13 17 (1.23%) ABAP
14 10 (0.72%) PHP
15 9 (0.65%) C
16 6 (0.43%) Perl
17 5 (0.36%) Scala
18 3 (0.22%) Shell Script
19 2 (0.14%) Fortran
19 2 (0.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 324 (23.41%) Degree
2 46 (3.32%) Numerate Degree
3 17 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (1.01%) PhD
5 10 (0.72%) Security Cleared
6 9 (0.65%) SC Cleared
7 7 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
8 6 (0.43%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.22%) CFA
10 3 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 2 (0.14%) CISA
11 2 (0.14%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.14%) HNC
12 1 (0.072%) CIMA
12 1 (0.072%) CISM
12 1 (0.072%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.072%) HND
12 1 (0.072%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 243 (17.56%) Data Quality
2 39 (2.82%) QA
3 22 (1.59%) SLA
4 20 (1.45%) GDPR
5 19 (1.37%) Solvency II
6 15 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (0.94%) ISO 20022
8 10 (0.72%) PCI DSS
9 7 (0.51%) ISO 15022
10 5 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
10 5 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 5 (0.36%) ISO 22301
11 3 (0.22%) PMO
12 2 (0.14%) GCP
12 2 (0.14%) GLP
12 2 (0.14%) GMP
12 2 (0.14%) GxP
13 1 (0.072%) DICOM
13 1 (0.072%) HL7
13 1 (0.072%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (0.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.14%) Docker
4 1 (0.072%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.072%) Firmware
4 1 (0.072%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.072%) vSphere
4 1 (0.072%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.14%) Ansible
1 2 (0.14%) Control-M
1 2 (0.14%) OPNET
1 2 (0.14%) Puppet
1 2 (0.14%) SCCM
1 2 (0.14%) Terraform
2 1 (0.072%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 202 (14.60%) Microsoft
2 184 (13.29%) Tableau
3 123 (8.89%) Oracle
4 97 (7.01%) SAP
5 70 (5.06%) Google
6 38 (2.75%) Cognos
7 27 (1.95%) Adobe
7 27 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
8 25 (1.81%) Alteryx
9 24 (1.73%) Informatica
10 23 (1.66%) IBM
11 19 (1.37%) Sybase
12 18 (1.30%) MicroStrategy
13 11 (0.79%) Bloomberg
13 11 (0.79%) Coremetrics
14 10 (0.72%) Siebel
14 10 (0.72%) Talend
15 8 (0.58%) Charles River
15 8 (0.58%) Confirmit
15 8 (0.58%) Reuters
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