Period
to

The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

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
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 274 248 287
Rank change year-on-year -26 +39 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 1,032 477 445
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.47% 1.39% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 1.52% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 586 399 278
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £30,750
25th Percentile £42,563 £41,250 £38,969
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

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 64,603 31,471 36,904
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.85% 91.43% 94.50%
Number of salaries quoted 33,817 24,430 30,364
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £102,500 £100,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in London

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Analyst in London.

Salary trend for Data Analyst in London

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Analyst in London over the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

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 6 months to 21 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London +25 171 £57,500 +15.00% 18
West London -56 29 £55,000 +19.57% 5
South London -50 12 £50,000 +78.57% 1
East London -52 10 £75,000 +87.50% 5
Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, Data Analyst job roles required the following 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 Data Analyst in the job title.

1 765 (74.13%) SQL
2 508 (49.22%) Analytics
3 450 (43.60%) Business Intelligence
4 408 (39.53%) Python
5 392 (37.98%) Analytical Skills
6 371 (35.95%) Data Analysis
7 364 (35.27%) Social Skills
8 346 (33.53%) Power Platform
9 342 (33.14%) Power BI
10 309 (29.94%) Visualisation
11 305 (29.55%) Finance
12 301 (29.17%) Tableau
13 252 (24.42%) Degree
14 223 (21.61%) Problem-Solving
15 210 (20.35%) Data Analytics
16 203 (19.67%) Data Science
17 198 (19.19%) Microsoft Excel
18 192 (18.60%) Data Visualisation
19 188 (18.22%) Data Modelling
20 186 (18.02%) R
21 185 (17.93%) ETL
22 180 (17.44%) Marketing
23 166 (16.09%) Google
24 160 (15.50%) Statistics
25 147 (14.24%) Mathematics
26 143 (13.86%) Data Warehouse
27 140 (13.57%) Data Quality
28 135 (13.08%) Agile
29 129 (12.50%) Data Governance
29 129 (12.50%) Decision-Making

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 76 (7.36%) SAS
2 21 (2.03%) Jupyter
3 12 (1.16%) Apache Spark
4 8 (0.78%) Apache
4 8 (0.78%) Apache Airflow
5 7 (0.68%) Confluence
6 6 (0.58%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.29%) R Markdown
8 2 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 198 (19.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 50 (4.84%) SPSS
3 35 (3.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 28 (2.71%) Microsoft Office
5 20 (1.94%) MS Visio
6 15 (1.45%) Stata
7 14 (1.36%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.097%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.097%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 27 (2.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.58%) HiPortfolio
3 4 (0.39%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (0.39%) Teamcenter
4 3 (0.29%) Eikon
4 3 (0.29%) IntelliMatch
5 2 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.19%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.097%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.097%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.097%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 1 (0.097%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 346 (33.53%) Power Platform
2 117 (11.34%) Azure
3 102 (9.88%) GCP
4 96 (9.30%) Google Analytics
5 60 (5.81%) AWS
6 41 (3.97%) Snowflake
7 29 (2.81%) Google Tag Manager
8 27 (2.62%) dbt
8 27 (2.62%) SaaS
9 21 (2.03%) Collibra
10 18 (1.74%) Google Data Studio
11 13 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
12 12 (1.16%) OpenShift
12 12 (1.16%) Serverless
13 11 (1.07%) Amazon S3
14 10 (0.97%) Azure Data Factory
14 10 (0.97%) Google Sheets
14 10 (0.97%) Microsoft 365
15 9 (0.87%) GitHub
16 8 (0.78%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.36%) Internet
2 8 (0.78%) FTP
3 7 (0.68%) Broadband
3 7 (0.68%) Network Security
4 2 (0.19%) Skype
5 1 (0.097%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 342 (33.14%) Power BI
2 301 (29.17%) Tableau
3 143 (13.86%) Data Warehouse
4 113 (10.95%) BigQuery
5 99 (9.59%) Looker
6 92 (8.91%) SQL Server
7 81 (7.85%) Data Mining
8 70 (6.78%) Relational Database
9 62 (6.01%) Big Data
10 50 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
11 48 (4.65%) BusinessObjects
12 44 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 39 (3.78%) Metadata
13 39 (3.78%) MySQL
14 28 (2.71%) Data Lake
14 28 (2.71%) Yellowfin
15 27 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 26 (2.52%) Amazon Redshift
17 24 (2.33%) QlikView
18 22 (2.13%) Amazon QuickSight
Development Applications
1 60 (5.81%) JIRA
2 36 (3.49%) Git (software)
3 19 (1.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 13 (1.26%) Jenkins
5 8 (0.78%) Selenium
6 5 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.29%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.19%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.097%) ProC
9 1 (0.097%) RStudio
General
1 392 (37.98%) Analytical Skills
2 364 (35.27%) Social Skills
3 305 (29.55%) Finance
4 180 (17.44%) Marketing
5 75 (7.27%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 71 (6.88%) Retail
7 67 (6.49%) Presentation Skills
8 58 (5.62%) Banking
9 57 (5.52%) Advertising
10 50 (4.84%) Publishing
11 39 (3.78%) Legal
12 37 (3.59%) Games
13 32 (3.10%) Organisational Skills
14 27 (2.62%) Law
15 23 (2.23%) Pharmaceutical
16 19 (1.84%) Social Science
17 16 (1.55%) Public Sector
18 14 (1.36%) Front Office
19 12 (1.16%) Esports
20 7 (0.68%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (3.39%) Pandas
2 23 (2.23%) Matplotlib
3 22 (2.13%) XML
4 21 (2.03%) HTML
5 19 (1.84%) .NET
6 18 (1.74%) CSS
7 17 (1.65%) JSON
7 17 (1.65%) NumPy
8 15 (1.45%) PySpark
9 14 (1.36%) REST
10 13 (1.26%) React
10 13 (1.26%) scikit-learn
11 12 (1.16%) AngularJS
11 12 (1.16%) Java EE
11 12 (1.16%) Spring
11 12 (1.16%) Spring Boot
12 8 (0.78%) Beautiful Soup
12 8 (0.78%) Scrapy
12 8 (0.78%) Seaborn
12 8 (0.78%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 45 (4.36%) Data Structures
2 43 (4.17%) Credit Risk
3 41 (3.97%) Management Information System
3 41 (3.97%) User Experience
4 31 (3.00%) Self-Motivation
5 28 (2.71%) Algorithms
6 21 (2.03%) Virtual Team
7 20 (1.94%) NHS
8 19 (1.84%) Reference Data
9 18 (1.74%) Marketing Technology
10 17 (1.65%) Reinsurance
11 12 (1.16%) Online Games
11 12 (1.16%) Sports Betting
12 11 (1.07%) Social Media
12 11 (1.07%) Taxonomies
13 8 (0.78%) FMCG
13 8 (0.78%) Legacy Systems
14 6 (0.58%) 3D Printing
14 6 (0.58%) Derivative
14 6 (0.58%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 28 (2.71%) Windows
2 16 (1.55%) Linux
3 12 (1.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 508 (49.22%) Analytics
2 450 (43.60%) Business Intelligence
3 371 (35.95%) Data Analysis
4 309 (29.94%) Visualisation
5 223 (21.61%) Problem-Solving
6 210 (20.35%) Data Analytics
7 203 (19.67%) Data Science
8 192 (18.60%) Data Visualisation
9 188 (18.22%) Data Modelling
10 185 (17.93%) ETL
11 160 (15.50%) Statistics
12 147 (14.24%) Mathematics
13 135 (13.08%) Agile
14 129 (12.50%) Data Governance
14 129 (12.50%) Decision-Making
15 113 (10.95%) Dashboard Development
15 113 (10.95%) Stakeholder Management
16 109 (10.56%) Economics
17 105 (10.17%) Actionable Insight
17 105 (10.17%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 765 (74.13%) SQL
2 408 (39.53%) Python
3 186 (18.02%) R
4 68 (6.59%) JavaScript
5 40 (3.88%) T-SQL
6 33 (3.20%) VBA
7 31 (3.00%) C
8 21 (2.03%) C++
9 20 (1.94%) Java
10 16 (1.55%) C#
11 15 (1.45%) Shell Script
12 12 (1.16%) Perl
12 12 (1.16%) PowerShell
13 7 (0.68%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 6 (0.58%) MATLAB
15 5 (0.48%) Julia
16 4 (0.39%) SAS Macro
17 3 (0.29%) APL
17 3 (0.29%) Scala
18 2 (0.19%) LookML
Qualifications
1 252 (24.42%) Degree
2 37 (3.59%) Numerate Degree
3 13 (1.26%) PhD
4 12 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.39%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.29%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.29%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.097%) ISEB
7 1 (0.097%) Tableau Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (13.57%) Data Quality
2 47 (4.55%) QA
3 38 (3.68%) GDPR
4 15 (1.45%) Accessibility
5 12 (1.16%) Actionable Recommendations
6 7 (0.68%) PMO
7 5 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.29%) IFRS
8 3 (0.29%) SLA
9 2 (0.19%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.19%) IFRS 9
9 2 (0.19%) SOC 2
10 1 (0.097%) MiFID
System Software
1 14 (1.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (1.45%) Kubernetes
2 12 (1.16%) Ansible
3 1 (0.097%) SCCM
3 1 (0.097%) Terraform
Vendors
1 166 (16.09%) Google
2 106 (10.27%) Microsoft
3 48 (4.65%) Oracle
4 29 (2.81%) Alteryx
4 29 (2.81%) Informatica
5 25 (2.42%) Bloomberg
6 16 (1.55%) Databricks
6 16 (1.55%) SAP
6 16 (1.55%) Splunk
7 15 (1.45%) Amplitude
7 15 (1.45%) Dataiku
7 15 (1.45%) Refinitiv
7 15 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
8 14 (1.36%) Reuters
9 13 (1.26%) Apple
9 13 (1.26%) Cognos
10 12 (1.16%) AppDynamics
10 12 (1.16%) Red Hat
10 12 (1.16%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 10 (0.97%) Sage