Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Data Analyst
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 76 80
Rank change year-on-year +9 +4 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 17 29 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.71% 2.26% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 2.39% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 4
Merseyside median annual salary £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% - +41.03%
10th Percentile £21,400 £19,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £33,250 £47,500 £39,125
North West median annual salary £32,750 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +3.97% +5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies in Merseyside with a recognized job title 930 1212 912
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.37% 94.32% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 711 872 684
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,150
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Merseyside

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Data Analyst in Merseyside

Data Analyst
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Liverpool +15 12 £30,250 +10.00% 1
St Helens -12 1 £25,000 -9.09%
Wirral - 1 £24,000 -
Data Analyst
North West

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Merseyside region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (76.47%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 11 (64.71%) Data Analysis
4 8 (47.06%) Marketing
5 7 (41.18%) Data Cleansing
5 7 (41.18%) Data Extraction
6 6 (35.29%) Games
6 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (29.41%) VB
7 5 (29.41%) MySQL
7 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
8 4 (23.53%) Information Security
8 4 (23.53%) Data Mining
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
8 4 (23.53%) CRM
8 4 (23.53%) B2B
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 4 (23.53%) Information Security Management
8 4 (23.53%) Security Management
8 4 (23.53%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (23.53%) Visualisation
9 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (17.65%) Alterian
9 3 (17.65%) Finance
9 3 (17.65%) Degree
10 2 (11.76%) Data Management
10 2 (11.76%) SAP
10 2 (11.76%) Analytics

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (23.53%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MySQL
2 4 (23.53%) Data Mining
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.88%) MS Access
4 1 (5.88%) Power BI
4 1 (5.88%) QlikView
General
1 8 (47.06%) Marketing
2 6 (35.29%) Games
3 3 (17.65%) Finance
4 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Data Analysis
2 7 (41.18%) Data Cleansing
2 7 (41.18%) Data Extraction
3 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (23.53%) B2B
4 4 (23.53%) CRM
4 4 (23.53%) Information Security
4 4 (23.53%) Information Security Management
4 4 (23.53%) Security Management
4 4 (23.53%) Visualisation
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Data Management
6 1 (5.88%) Benchmarking
6 1 (5.88%) Competitor Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) Customer Insight
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) Master Data Management
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Alterian
3 2 (11.76%) SAP