Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Big Data Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

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

Big Data Analyst
England > London
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 787 834 849
Rank change year-on-year +47 +15 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Analyst 5 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.008% 0.031% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.033% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 5
London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -21.43% +21.74%
10th Percentile £47,500 £33,350 £61,750
90th Percentile £63,875 £71,250 £89,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.98% +7.50% -4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 63,317 70,211 71,355
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.34% 94.78% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 51,907 55,683 61,388
London median annual salary £61,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.67% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

Big Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Big Data Analyst in London

Big Data Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Big Data Analyst in London

Big Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data Analyst in London over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Big Data Analyst in London

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, Big Data Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring Big Data Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
2 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Virtual Team
3 3 (60.00%) PMO
3 3 (60.00%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (60.00%) Change Control
3 3 (60.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
3 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (60.00%) Resource Management
3 3 (60.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (40.00%) Data Science
5 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (20.00%) New Media
5 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
5 1 (20.00%) Service Design
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering

Big Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Virtual Team
2 3 (60.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (60.00%) Portfolio Management
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Science
4 1 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (20.00%) Presales
4 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (20.00%) Service Design
4 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) PMO
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Tableau