Period
to 24 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Big Data Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 798 824 870
Rank change year-on-year +26 +46 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Analyst 10 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.015% 0.023% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.024% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 6
London median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -14.29% +33.33%
10th Percentile £47,500 £37,500 £53,125
90th Percentile £76,250 £77,500 £76,250
England median annual salary £48,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.00% -16.67% +14.29%

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 65,263 70,230 75,297
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.37% 94.76% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 53,140 54,977 65,419
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,250 £33,366 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

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 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Big Data Analyst in London

Big Data Analyst
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 24 September 2018. 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
Central London - 1 - -
Big Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 10 (100.00%) Big Data
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Virtual Team
4 4 (40.00%) Analytics
4 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (40.00%) Machine Learning
4 4 (40.00%) QA
4 4 (40.00%) Data Science
5 3 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (30.00%) PMO
5 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (30.00%) Change Control
5 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
5 3 (30.00%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (30.00%) Tableau
5 3 (30.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (30.00%) Change Management
5 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (30.00%) PRINCE
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) Python

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 2 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (10.00%) CPLEX
2 1 (10.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Big Data
2 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) Lumira
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (10.00%) QlikView
3 1 (10.00%) Text Mining
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Virtual Team
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (10.00%) Hedge funds
4 1 (10.00%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Analytics
2 4 (40.00%) Data Science
2 4 (40.00%) Machine Learning
3 3 (30.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Change Control
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (30.00%) Portfolio Management
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
2 3 (30.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Tableau
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Teradata