The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 29 June 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 / North West
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 177 211
Rank change year-on-year -10 +34  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 77 51 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.12% 0.91% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.93% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 57 46 33
Median salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -14.28% +7.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6612 5478 6233
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.41% 97.79% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 20848 19393 22584
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in the North West

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Data Analyst in the North West

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in the North West over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analyst in the North West

Data Analyst
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Manchester -15 46 £29,500 +11.32% 7
Cheshire -23 15 £35,000 +20.68% 3
Merseyside +2 10 £25,000 -64.28% 3
Lancashire +1 4 £32,500 +26.21% 1
Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 North West region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 71 (56.80%) SQL
2 60 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (43.20%) Data Analysis
4 36 (28.80%) Microsoft Excel
5 35 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
6 30 (24.00%) SQL Server
6 30 (24.00%) Finance
7 27 (21.60%) Microsoft
7 27 (21.60%) Data Quality
8 26 (20.80%) Analytics
9 21 (16.80%) Data Management
10 18 (14.40%) Marketing
11 17 (13.60%) Data Governance
12 16 (12.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 16 (12.80%) SAS
13 15 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 14 (11.20%) Banking
14 14 (11.20%) CRM
15 13 (10.40%) Tableau
15 13 (10.40%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (10.40%) Statistical Analysis
16 10 (8.00%) Data Modelling
16 10 (8.00%) SPSS
16 10 (8.00%) Statistics
17 9 (7.20%) QlikView
17 9 (7.20%) Data Cleansing
17 9 (7.20%) Data Analytics
17 9 (7.20%) Line Management
17 9 (7.20%) Microsoft Office
17 9 (7.20%) T-SQL

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 16 (12.80%) SAS
2 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.80%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 36 (28.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (8.00%) SPSS
3 9 (7.20%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (3.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (5.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.40%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (1.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.80%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.80%) FastStats
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.80%) PeopleSoft CRM
4 1 (0.80%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.80%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.80%) Siebel CRM
4 1 (0.80%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.40%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.60%) Internet
1 2 (1.60%) MPLS
2 1 (0.80%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (10.40%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (7.20%) QlikView
6 6 (4.80%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (4.80%) Data Mining
7 5 (4.00%) OLAP
7 5 (4.00%) Power BI
8 4 (3.20%) Big Data
8 4 (3.20%) MySQL
8 4 (3.20%) Pentaho
8 4 (3.20%) Spotfire
9 3 (2.40%) DataStage
9 3 (2.40%) MS Access
9 3 (2.40%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.60%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 2 (1.60%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Cucumber
General
1 30 (24.00%) Finance
2 18 (14.40%) Marketing
3 14 (11.20%) Banking
4 5 (4.00%) Games
4 5 (4.00%) Retail
5 2 (1.60%) Advertising
6 1 (0.80%) Billing
6 1 (0.80%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.80%) Law
6 1 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.60%) MDX
2 3 (2.40%) HTML
3 2 (1.60%) Web Services
3 2 (1.60%) XML
4 1 (0.80%) CSS
4 1 (0.80%) Flash
4 1 (0.80%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 60 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.40%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.80%) iPad
4 4 (3.20%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.20%) Pricing Data
5 3 (2.40%) CCTV
5 3 (2.40%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.60%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.60%) Social Media
6 2 (1.60%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.80%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.80%) Contactless
7 1 (0.80%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.20%) Windows
2 2 (1.60%) AIX
2 2 (1.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (43.20%) Data Analysis
2 35 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (20.80%) Analytics
4 21 (16.80%) Data Management
5 17 (13.60%) Data Governance
6 14 (11.20%) CRM
7 13 (10.40%) Statistical Analysis
8 10 (8.00%) Data Modelling
8 10 (8.00%) Statistics
9 9 (7.20%) Data Analytics
9 9 (7.20%) Data Cleansing
9 9 (7.20%) Line Management
10 8 (6.40%) Strategic Management
11 7 (5.60%) Data Architecture
11 7 (5.60%) Visualisation
12 6 (4.80%) Actionable Insight
12 6 (4.80%) B2B
12 6 (4.80%) Data Extraction
13 5 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (3.20%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (56.80%) SQL
2 9 (7.20%) T-SQL
3 8 (6.40%) R
4 7 (5.60%) VBA
5 6 (4.80%) Python
5 6 (4.80%) VB
6 4 (3.20%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.40%) C
8 2 (1.60%) C#
8 2 (1.60%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.80%) ANSI SQL
9 1 (0.80%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.80%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (4.80%) Degree
2 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.80%) MCSA
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.80%) NCDA
2 1 (0.80%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (21.60%) Data Quality
2 8 (6.40%) SLA
3 3 (2.40%) GDPR
3 3 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.40%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.60%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.80%) Firmware
2 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.80%) vSphere
2 1 (0.80%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.60%) OPNET
2 1 (0.80%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (21.60%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.40%) Tableau
3 8 (6.40%) Oracle
4 6 (4.80%) SAP
5 5 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.20%) Alteryx
6 4 (3.20%) Informatica
7 3 (2.40%) Ab Initio
7 3 (2.40%) Askia
7 3 (2.40%) Google
7 3 (2.40%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (2.40%) Nebu
8 2 (1.60%) Alterian
8 2 (1.60%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.80%) Citrix
9 1 (0.80%) Epicor
9 1 (0.80%) IBM
9 1 (0.80%) NetApp
9 1 (0.80%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.80%) Siebel
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