Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 24 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 246 298 227
Rank change year-on-year +52 -71 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 153 132 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.99% 0.73% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.76% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 140 117 166
Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £22,475 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £45,075 £48,000 £47,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 14944 17476 18003
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.74% 96.74% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12326 13839 14835
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in the Midlands

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Data Analyst in the Midlands

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in the Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analyst in the Midlands

Data Analyst
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 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
West Midlands +27 108 £36,000 +20.00% 3
East Midlands +42 45 £30,000 -7.69% 5
Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Midlands region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 117 (76.47%) SQL
2 56 (36.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 55 (35.95%) Data Analysis
4 53 (34.64%) Analytical Skills
5 50 (32.68%) Analytics
6 35 (22.88%) Business Intelligence
7 34 (22.22%) Degree
8 32 (20.92%) SQL Server
9 28 (18.30%) Visualisation
9 28 (18.30%) VBA
10 26 (16.99%) Data Quality
11 25 (16.34%) R
11 25 (16.34%) Data Visualisation
12 22 (14.38%) Data Modelling
12 22 (14.38%) Microsoft
12 22 (14.38%) ETL
12 22 (14.38%) Finance
13 21 (13.73%) Data Management
14 20 (13.07%) Python
15 19 (12.42%) Data Analytics
16 18 (11.76%) Marketing
17 17 (11.11%) Tableau
18 16 (10.46%) Statistics
18 16 (10.46%) CRM
18 16 (10.46%) Data Warehouse
19 15 (9.80%) SAS
19 15 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 15 (9.80%) Machine Learning
20 14 (9.15%) Statistical Analysis
21 13 (8.50%) SQL Server Integration Services

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 15 (9.80%) SAS
2 7 (4.58%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.61%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 56 (36.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (4.58%) SPSS
3 6 (3.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (3.27%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (1.31%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Actimize
1 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.65%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.65%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.19%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (7.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.61%) SaaS
3 2 (1.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.31%) Firewall
1 2 (1.31%) LAN
1 2 (1.31%) Skype
1 2 (1.31%) WAN
2 1 (0.65%) Internet
2 1 (0.65%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.92%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.46%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (8.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (7.84%) Hadoop
5 12 (7.84%) QlikView
6 10 (6.54%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (5.23%) Data Mining
8 7 (4.58%) Apache Hive
8 7 (4.58%) MS Access
8 7 (4.58%) MySQL
8 7 (4.58%) Power BI
9 5 (3.27%) Sqoop
10 3 (1.96%) Big Data
11 2 (1.31%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 2 (1.31%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.31%) SAP BW
12 1 (0.65%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.65%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (3.92%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.96%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (14.38%) Finance
2 18 (11.76%) Marketing
3 5 (3.27%) Games
3 5 (3.27%) Retail
4 3 (1.96%) Banking
4 3 (1.96%) Billing
5 2 (1.31%) Automotive
6 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.27%) CSS
1 5 (3.27%) HTML
2 1 (0.65%) .NET
2 1 (0.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 53 (34.64%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.19%) Data Structures
3 10 (6.54%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 8 (5.23%) Algorithms
6 6 (3.92%) Analytical Mindset
6 6 (3.92%) Credit Risk
6 6 (3.92%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.92%) Public Cloud
6 6 (3.92%) Reference Data
7 5 (3.27%) BBC
8 3 (1.96%) Smart Meter
9 2 (1.31%) FMCG
9 2 (1.31%) iSeries
10 1 (0.65%) AS400
10 1 (0.65%) iPad
10 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.96%) Windows
2 2 (1.31%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.65%) VMS
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (35.95%) Data Analysis
2 50 (32.68%) Analytics
3 35 (22.88%) Business Intelligence
4 28 (18.30%) Visualisation
5 25 (16.34%) Data Visualisation
6 22 (14.38%) Data Modelling
6 22 (14.38%) ETL
7 21 (13.73%) Data Management
8 19 (12.42%) Data Analytics
9 16 (10.46%) CRM
9 16 (10.46%) Statistics
10 15 (9.80%) Machine Learning
11 14 (9.15%) Statistical Analysis
12 13 (8.50%) Validation
13 12 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (6.54%) Data Governance
14 10 (6.54%) Mathematics
14 10 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (6.54%) Workflow
15 9 (5.88%) Customer Analytics
Programming Languages
1 117 (76.47%) SQL
2 28 (18.30%) VBA
3 25 (16.34%) R
4 20 (13.07%) Python
5 3 (1.96%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.31%) Java
7 1 (0.65%) C
7 1 (0.65%) C#
7 1 (0.65%) C++
7 1 (0.65%) PHP
7 1 (0.65%) RPG
7 1 (0.65%) Scala
7 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (22.22%) Degree
2 13 (8.50%) PhD
3 6 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.92%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.92%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.96%) CCNA
4 3 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.96%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.65%) MBA
5 1 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (16.99%) Data Quality
2 7 (4.58%) SLA
3 2 (1.31%) PMO
4 1 (0.65%) FINRA
4 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.92%) Docker
2 5 (3.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.65%) HDFS
3 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.65%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (3.92%) Ansible
1 6 (3.92%) Puppet
1 6 (3.92%) Terraform
2 5 (3.27%) Oozie
3 1 (0.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (14.38%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.11%) Tableau
3 9 (5.88%) Oracle
4 5 (3.27%) Birst
4 5 (3.27%) Citrix
4 5 (3.27%) VMware
5 4 (2.61%) Google
5 4 (2.61%) JD Edwards
5 4 (2.61%) SAP
6 3 (1.96%) Siemens
6 3 (1.96%) Talend
6 3 (1.96%) Zoomdata
7 2 (1.31%) Teradata
8 1 (0.65%) Adobe
8 1 (0.65%) Cognos
8 1 (0.65%) Jedox
8 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.65%) SnapLogic