Period
to 23 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £28,963 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

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

Data Analyst
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 109 110
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 20 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.26% 1.07% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.10% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 22
Milton Keynes median annual salary £28,963 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.88% -7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £22,300 £20,250 £26,725
90th Percentile £39,500 £40,500 £42,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £35,000 £26,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year +34.62% -21.21% +1.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1,539 1,636 1,851
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.22% 97.21% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,222 1,316 1,518
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.56% +5.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Milton Keynes

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Data Analyst in Milton Keynes

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Analyst in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, Data Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (90.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (40.00%) Data Quality
3 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (40.00%) Power BI
4 7 (35.00%) Mathematics
4 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (30.00%) Finance
5 6 (30.00%) SAS
5 6 (30.00%) Degree
5 6 (30.00%) Data Governance
6 5 (25.00%) Tableau
6 5 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (25.00%) SMS
6 5 (25.00%) Unix
6 5 (25.00%) ETL
7 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (20.00%) Analytics
8 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
8 3 (15.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (15.00%) Oracle
8 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
9 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
9 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
9 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (10.00%) Banking
9 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 6 (30.00%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (5.00%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Power BI
2 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.00%) Amazon QuickSight
4 1 (5.00%) Big Data
4 1 (5.00%) DTS
4 1 (5.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (35.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (30.00%) Data Governance
4 5 (25.00%) ETL
5 4 (20.00%) Analytics
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
7 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 1 (5.00%) Data Extraction
8 1 (5.00%) Data Management
8 1 (5.00%) Data Mapping
8 1 (5.00%) Data Reconciliation
8 1 (5.00%) Data Transformation
8 1 (5.00%) Data Validation
8 1 (5.00%) Economics
8 1 (5.00%) Migration
8 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
8 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Python
2 1 (5.00%) R
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Tableau
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Cognos
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft