Period
to 11 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Big Data Analyst was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

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
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 816 827 884
Rank change year-on-year +11 +57 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Analyst 23 5 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.031% 0.007% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.007% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 46
London median annual salary £55,000 £77,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.03% +34.78% +24.32%
10th Percentile £33,350 £64,750 £40,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £90,250 £65,500
England median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% -4.76% +16.67%

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 70244 71014 84666
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.59% 95.95% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 55674 61101 72190
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017. 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 - 2 £47,500 -
Central London +11 1 £25,000 -
Big Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, Big 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 London region featuring Big Data Analyst in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Big Data
2 16 (69.57%) Analytics
3 15 (65.22%) SQL
4 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (47.83%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (43.48%) Scrum
7 8 (34.78%) Python
7 8 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
8 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
8 7 (30.43%) Visualisation
8 7 (30.43%) Machine Learning
9 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
9 6 (26.09%) Data Quality
9 6 (26.09%) CTC Cleared
9 6 (26.09%) Data Modelling
9 6 (26.09%) Migration
9 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (21.74%) Degree
10 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
10 5 (21.74%) Cognizant
10 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (21.74%) Data Analytics
11 4 (17.39%) Apache Spark
11 4 (17.39%) Scala
11 4 (17.39%) Hadoop
11 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
11 4 (17.39%) Statistics
12 3 (13.04%) Finance

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 4 (17.39%) Apache Spark
2 2 (8.70%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (8.70%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) Big Data
2 8 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
4 4 (17.39%) Hadoop
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
6 1 (4.35%) GIS
6 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
6 1 (4.35%) MySQL
6 1 (4.35%) Neo4j
6 1 (4.35%) Power BI
6 1 (4.35%) PowerPivot
6 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
1 1 (4.35%) Maven
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Law
2 2 (8.70%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.35%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Analytics
2 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (47.83%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (43.48%) Scrum
5 7 (30.43%) Machine Learning
5 7 (30.43%) Visualisation
6 6 (26.09%) Data Modelling
6 6 (26.09%) Migration
6 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (21.74%) Data Analytics
7 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
7 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
8 4 (17.39%) Statistics
9 3 (13.04%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (13.04%) Big Data Analytics
9 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
9 3 (13.04%) Kanban
9 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
9 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) Python
3 4 (17.39%) Scala
4 3 (13.04%) R
5 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.35%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) CTC Cleared
3 5 (21.74%) Degree
4 2 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (8.70%) PhD
5 1 (4.35%) ISEB
5 1 (4.35%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Cognizant
2 2 (8.70%) Tableau
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle