Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £29,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Data Analyst
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 112 147
Rank change year-on-year +13 +35 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 9 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.69% 0.94% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.96% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 8
Kent median annual salary £29,500 £35,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.71% -24.32% +32.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £33,050
90th Percentile £44,500 £45,000 £50,000
South East median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - -7.14% -2.78%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 1285 1675 2178
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.02% 98.24% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1085 1483 1951
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,550 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings that featured Data Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Kent

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Data Analyst in Kent

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in Kent over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analyst in Kent

Data Analyst
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the Kent region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Westerham - 3 £27,500 -
Chatham +1 1 - -
Folkestone - 1 £45,000 -
Swanley - 1 £32,500 -
Data Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Kent region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Data Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 4 (44.44%) VBA
3 4 (44.44%) CRM
3 4 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (22.22%) R
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
5 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
5 1 (11.11%) Big Data
5 1 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Metadata Management
5 1 (11.11%) Power BI
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) Data Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Marketing Technology
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) ETL
5 1 (11.11%) SAS

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) Base SAS
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) Power BI
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing Technology
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Data Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) CRM
2 4 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Metadata Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
2 4 (44.44%) VBA
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) R
4 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft