The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 3 months to 27 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
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 55 61
Rank change year-on-year +14 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 6 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 2.08% 0.55% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 0.56% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +34.61%  
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 Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 283 360 419
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 97.92% 98.90% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 267 302 362
Median salary £35,571 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.30% +4.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,900 £62,500
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 Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Leicester

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Data Analyst in Leicester

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in Leicester over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analyst in Leicester

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Leicester region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) Data Analytics
4 3 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) CRM
4 3 (50.00%) B2B
4 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) VBA
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (16.67%) Validation
6 1 (16.67%) Statistics
6 1 (16.67%) Marketing
6 1 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (16.67%) Economics
6 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
6 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 1 (16.67%) Social Media
6 1 (16.67%) Social Media Marketing

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Data Analytics
3 3 (50.00%) B2B
3 3 (50.00%) CRM
3 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
4 1 (16.67%) Economics
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Social Media Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree