Period
to 22 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Big Data Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 795 798 848
Rank change year-on-year +3 +50 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Analyst 26 18 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.037% 0.026% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.027% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 46
London median annual salary £50,000 £63,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.57% +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £40,500 £36,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £69,250 £88,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £51,250 £51,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -10.87% +36.90%

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 66,774 67,068 82,352
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.24% 95.92% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 55,313 57,111 70,441
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 22 February 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 22 February 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
South London - 9 £50,000 -
Central London -25 1 £25,000 -54.55%
Big Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 26 (100.00%) Big Data
2 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 13 (50.00%) Migration
4 12 (46.15%) Analytics
5 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (34.62%) System Testing
6 9 (34.62%) Data Migration
6 9 (34.62%) Test Automation
6 9 (34.62%) HP
6 9 (34.62%) ISEB
6 9 (34.62%) Regression Testing
6 9 (34.62%) SDLC
6 9 (34.62%) Defect Management
6 9 (34.62%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (30.77%) Data Science
7 8 (30.77%) Machine Learning
8 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (23.08%) Scrum
8 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (19.23%) Python
9 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
10 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 4 (15.38%) Data Analytics
11 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
11 3 (11.54%) Artificial Intelligence
11 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
11 3 (11.54%) Law
11 3 (11.54%) Product Management
11 3 (11.54%) Kanban

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 (7.69%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) Big Data
2 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (3.85%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.85%) GIS
3 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) Neo4j
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) QGIS
3 1 (3.85%) Spatial Data
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 3 (11.54%) Law
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Legal
2 2 (7.69%) Publishing
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) New Media
3 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Migration
2 12 (46.15%) Analytics
3 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (34.62%) Data Migration
4 9 (34.62%) Defect Management
4 9 (34.62%) Regression Testing
4 9 (34.62%) SDLC
4 9 (34.62%) System Testing
4 9 (34.62%) Test Automation
5 8 (30.77%) Data Science
5 8 (30.77%) Machine Learning
6 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (23.08%) Scrum
6 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
8 4 (15.38%) Data Analytics
8 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
9 3 (11.54%) Product Management
9 3 (11.54%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) Python
3 2 (7.69%) Scala
3 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) R
4 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.85%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) PhD
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) HP
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Cognizant
3 1 (3.85%) Mapinfo
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Tableau