Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £35,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 24 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 206 236
Rank change year-on-year +30 +30 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 41 30 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.83% 0.55% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.56% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 21
Leeds median annual salary £35,500 £24,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.92% -14.29% -20.00%
10th Percentile £25,450 £18,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £48,500 £33,800 £38,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £33,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +21.82% -15.38% -7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4817 5347 6793
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.06% 98.02% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4075 4614 5470
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Leeds

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Data Analyst in Leeds

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in Leeds over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analyst in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leeds region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 26 (63.41%) SQL
2 13 (31.71%) Data Analysis
2 13 (31.71%) Analytics
2 13 (31.71%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (29.27%) Degree
3 12 (29.27%) Finance
4 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
4 11 (26.83%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
5 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Excel
5 10 (24.39%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (21.95%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (19.51%) VB
7 8 (19.51%) VBA
7 8 (19.51%) Relational Database
7 8 (19.51%) Visualisation
7 8 (19.51%) Data Quality
8 7 (17.07%) Data Visualisation
8 7 (17.07%) Mathematics
8 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
9 6 (14.63%) ETL
9 6 (14.63%) SAS
9 6 (14.63%) Python
9 6 (14.63%) Data Analytics
10 5 (12.20%) Machine Learning
10 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (12.20%) Oracle
10 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
10 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Office

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 6 (14.63%) SAS
2 2 (4.88%) Apache Pig
2 2 (4.88%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (4.88%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.44%) CallidusCloud
2 1 (2.44%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (24.39%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (21.95%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (19.51%) Relational Database
5 5 (12.20%) Power BI
5 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (9.76%) Big Data
6 4 (9.76%) Data Mining
6 4 (9.76%) Hadoop
6 4 (9.76%) MS Access
6 4 (9.76%) MySQL
7 2 (4.88%) Apache Hive
7 2 (4.88%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (4.88%) Lumira
7 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.44%) BigQuery
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 12 (29.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Back Office
2 1 (2.44%) Billing
2 1 (2.44%) Legal
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) JSON
1 2 (4.88%) REST
1 2 (4.88%) SOAP
1 2 (4.88%) Web Services
1 2 (4.88%) XML
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.44%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.44%) Replication
4 1 (2.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Android
2 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Analytics
1 13 (31.71%) Data Analysis
2 11 (26.83%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (19.51%) Visualisation
4 7 (17.07%) Data Visualisation
4 7 (17.07%) Mathematics
5 6 (14.63%) Data Analytics
5 6 (14.63%) ETL
6 5 (12.20%) Coaching
6 5 (12.20%) Data Management
6 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
6 5 (12.20%) Machine Learning
7 4 (9.76%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (9.76%) Market Research
7 4 (9.76%) Master Data Management
7 4 (9.76%) OpenUP
8 3 (7.32%) Data Munging
8 3 (7.32%) Data Transformation
8 3 (7.32%) PLM
8 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (63.41%) SQL
2 8 (19.51%) VB
2 8 (19.51%) VBA
3 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
4 6 (14.63%) Python
5 4 (9.76%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.32%) R
7 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.88%) XPath
8 1 (2.44%) C#
8 1 (2.44%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (2.44%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.88%) QA
3 1 (2.44%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle
2 5 (12.20%) SAP
3 4 (9.76%) Tableau
4 3 (7.32%) Google
5 1 (2.44%) Apple
5 1 (2.44%) Callidus
5 1 (2.44%) Capita
5 1 (2.44%) Charles River
5 1 (2.44%) DoubleClick
5 1 (2.44%) Informatica
5 1 (2.44%) Twitter