The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

Data Analyst
England / London
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 314 281 307
Rank change year-on-year -33 +26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 287 473 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.86% 1.13% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.17% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 260 395 341
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -3.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32041 40328 41125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.11% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27099 34777 34560
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in London

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Data Analyst in London

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

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

Salary histogram for Data Analyst in London

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 Data Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +2 49 £50,000 +20.48% 16
Heathrow 0 9 £27,500 -
Uxbridge +3 4 £55,000 +25.00%
Teddington - 3 £32,500 -
Croydon - 2 £27,000 -
Enfield - 2 £25,000 -
Twickenham - 2 £47,500 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £60,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £37,500 - 1
West End of London - 1 - -
Data Analyst
England

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

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

1 405 (65.32%) SQL
2 218 (35.16%) Finance
3 204 (32.90%) Analytics
4 185 (29.84%) Data Analysis
5 175 (28.23%) MS Excel
6 173 (27.90%) Analytical Skills
7 151 (24.35%) Microsoft
8 134 (21.61%) Degree
9 132 (21.29%) Business Intelligence
10 101 (16.29%) SQL Server
11 98 (15.81%) Tableau
12 95 (15.32%) Data Quality
12 95 (15.32%) Data Management
13 94 (15.16%) Data Warehouse
14 88 (14.19%) SAS
15 85 (13.71%) Mathematics
16 82 (13.23%) VBA
17 79 (12.74%) Marketing
18 78 (12.58%) Data Analytics
19 71 (11.45%) Data Modelling
20 70 (11.29%) Banking
20 70 (11.29%) Visualisation
21 64 (10.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 64 (10.32%) Agile Software Development
22 63 (10.16%) Python
23 57 (9.19%) Google
24 56 (9.03%) R
24 56 (9.03%) ETL
25 53 (8.55%) T-SQL
26 52 (8.39%) Google Analytics

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 88 (14.19%) SAS
2 9 (1.45%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.29%) Confluence
4 4 (0.65%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.16%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.16%) CMS
Applications
1 175 (28.23%) MS Excel
2 38 (6.13%) MS Office
3 30 (4.84%) SPSS
4 18 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (1.77%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.32%) MS Project
6 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.16%) EViews
Business Applications
1 18 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.45%) Markit EDM
3 8 (1.29%) FastStats
4 5 (0.81%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 4 (0.65%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.48%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.48%) Raiser's Edge
7 1 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.16%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 52 (8.39%) Google Analytics
2 16 (2.58%) Adobe Analytics
3 10 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.97%) AdWords
5 3 (0.48%) Google Tag Manager
5 3 (0.48%) SaaS
6 2 (0.32%) Firebase
6 2 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.32%) NUVI
7 1 (0.16%) AdSense
7 1 (0.16%) Boomi
7 1 (0.16%) Force.com
7 1 (0.16%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.58%) LDAP
2 6 (0.97%) Multicast
2 6 (0.97%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.48%) Firewall
3 3 (0.48%) Intranet
4 2 (0.32%) Broadband
4 2 (0.32%) Internet
5 1 (0.16%) BGP
5 1 (0.16%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.16%) FTP
5 1 (0.16%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.16%) LAN
5 1 (0.16%) OSPF
5 1 (0.16%) SMS
5 1 (0.16%) VPLS
5 1 (0.16%) WAN
5 1 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (16.29%) SQL Server
2 94 (15.16%) Data Warehouse
3 64 (10.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 51 (8.23%) Big Data
4 51 (8.23%) QlikView
5 50 (8.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 48 (7.74%) Power BI
7 42 (6.77%) Relational Database
8 38 (6.13%) MySQL
9 35 (5.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 26 (4.19%) BusinessObjects
11 24 (3.87%) Data Mining
12 22 (3.55%) Hadoop
12 22 (3.55%) MS Access
13 14 (2.26%) Star Schema
14 12 (1.94%) MongoDB
15 11 (1.77%) Spotfire
15 11 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
16 10 (1.61%) NoSQL
17 8 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (1.61%) JIRA
2 4 (0.65%) PowerBuilder
2 4 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.32%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.16%) ERwin
4 1 (0.16%) Selenium
4 1 (0.16%) Toad
4 1 (0.16%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.16%) XMLSpy
General
1 218 (35.16%) Finance
2 79 (12.74%) Marketing
3 70 (11.29%) Banking
4 47 (7.58%) Retail
5 29 (4.68%) Legal
6 20 (3.23%) Law
7 16 (2.58%) Advertising
8 15 (2.42%) Investment Banking
9 12 (1.94%) Games
9 12 (1.94%) Telecoms
10 11 (1.77%) Automotive
11 10 (1.61%) Publishing
12 8 (1.29%) Manufacturing
13 7 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.97%) Front Office
15 5 (0.81%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.81%) French Language
15 5 (0.81%) Music Industry
16 3 (0.48%) German Language
17 2 (0.32%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.39%) XML
2 16 (2.58%) SailPoint
3 8 (1.29%) .NET
3 8 (1.29%) HTML
4 6 (0.97%) EDI
4 6 (0.97%) Web Services
5 4 (0.65%) JSON
5 4 (0.65%) Pandas
6 3 (0.48%) CSS
7 2 (0.32%) COM
7 2 (0.32%) D3.js
7 2 (0.32%) Mason
8 1 (0.16%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.16%) HTML5
8 1 (0.16%) MDX
8 1 (0.16%) REST
8 1 (0.16%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 173 (27.90%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (7.10%) Computer Science
3 35 (5.65%) Management Information System
4 25 (4.03%) Fixed Income
4 25 (4.03%) Reference Data
5 20 (3.23%) Fintech
6 18 (2.90%) Data Structures
7 17 (2.74%) Equities
8 13 (2.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 12 (1.94%) FMCG
9 12 (1.94%) Social Media
10 9 (1.45%) Driving Licence
10 9 (1.45%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.45%) User Experience
11 7 (1.13%) Credit Risk
12 6 (0.97%) Algorithms
12 6 (0.97%) Derivative
13 4 (0.65%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.65%) Xbox
14 3 (0.48%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (3.39%) Linux
2 11 (1.77%) Windows
3 8 (1.29%) Windows 7
4 4 (0.65%) Unix
5 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (32.90%) Analytics
2 185 (29.84%) Data Analysis
3 132 (21.29%) Business Intelligence
4 95 (15.32%) Data Management
5 85 (13.71%) Mathematics
6 78 (12.58%) Data Analytics
7 71 (11.45%) Data Modelling
8 70 (11.29%) Visualisation
9 64 (10.32%) Agile Software Development
10 56 (9.03%) ETL
11 51 (8.23%) Statistics
12 47 (7.58%) CRM
13 42 (6.77%) E-Commerce
14 41 (6.61%) Stakeholder Management
15 40 (6.45%) Data Cleansing
16 35 (5.65%) Risk Management
17 30 (4.84%) Actionable Insight
17 30 (4.84%) Statistical Analysis
18 27 (4.35%) Data Security
19 26 (4.19%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 405 (65.32%) SQL
2 82 (13.23%) VBA
3 63 (10.16%) Python
4 56 (9.03%) R
5 53 (8.55%) T-SQL
6 29 (4.68%) Java
7 17 (2.74%) MATLAB
8 16 (2.58%) BeanShell
8 16 (2.58%) PHP
8 16 (2.58%) VB
9 14 (2.26%) C#
10 9 (1.45%) JavaScript
11 7 (1.13%) PL/SQL
12 6 (0.97%) C++
13 3 (0.48%) SAS Macro
14 2 (0.32%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.32%) Ruby
14 2 (0.32%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.16%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 1 (0.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 134 (21.61%) Degree
2 12 (1.94%) CISA
2 12 (1.94%) PCI QSA
3 6 (0.97%) PhD
4 5 (0.81%) CFA
5 4 (0.65%) ISEB
5 4 (0.65%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (0.48%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.32%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.16%) CCNP
8 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.16%) HNC
8 1 (0.16%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.16%) MBA
8 1 (0.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (15.32%) Data Quality
2 28 (4.52%) PCI DSS
3 26 (4.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (3.87%) QA
5 10 (1.61%) Cyber Essentials
5 10 (1.61%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 10 (1.61%) ISO22301
6 9 (1.45%) Solvency II
7 8 (1.29%) SLA
8 2 (0.32%) GDPR
8 2 (0.32%) IAS 39
8 2 (0.32%) IFRS
8 2 (0.32%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.16%) MiFID
9 1 (0.16%) UCITS
System Software
1 16 (2.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.16%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.32%) Control-M
3 1 (0.16%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 151 (24.35%) Microsoft
2 98 (15.81%) Tableau
3 57 (9.19%) Google
4 49 (7.90%) Oracle
5 21 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
6 19 (3.06%) Actimize
6 19 (3.06%) Adobe
7 16 (2.58%) IBM
7 16 (2.58%) SAP
8 15 (2.42%) Bloomberg
9 14 (2.26%) Coremetrics
10 11 (1.77%) Alteryx
10 11 (1.77%) Reuters
11 10 (1.61%) CA Agile Central
12 9 (1.45%) Informatica
13 7 (1.13%) HP
14 6 (0.97%) MicroStrategy
15 5 (0.81%) Teradata
16 4 (0.65%) MuleSoft
16 4 (0.65%) Talend
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Beneifts
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Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
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