Period
to 27 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £28,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 27 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 140 172
Rank change year-on-year +8 +32 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 17 28 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.68% 1.10% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 1.12% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 26
Reading median annual salary £28,500 £28,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.79% -20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £20,500 £25,875 £26,375
90th Percentile £51,000 £37,875 £42,000
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £28,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +42.86% -25.33% +33.93%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2,436 2,503 3,592
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.82% 97.93% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2,078 1,967 2,880
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £26,925 £25,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £70,250
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% -

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Reading

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Data Analyst in Reading

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in Reading over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Analyst in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Reading region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (76.47%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 6 (35.29%) Analytics
5 6 (35.29%) Data Quality
6 5 (29.41%) VBA
6 5 (29.41%) Finance
7 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
7 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (23.53%) Capita
8 3 (17.65%) Degree
8 3 (17.65%) Data Management
8 3 (17.65%) Migration
8 3 (17.65%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
9 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (11.76%) Business Forecasting
9 2 (11.76%) Proactive Monitoring
9 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
9 2 (11.76%) ETL
9 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
9 2 (11.76%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (5.88%) Power BI
10 1 (5.88%) Logical Data Model
10 1 (5.88%) Physical Data Model
10 1 (5.88%) NoSQL

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (11.76%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.88%) MySQL
4 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.88%) Power BI
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Analytics
2 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Data Management
3 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
3 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Business Forecasting
4 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) ETL
4 2 (11.76%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (5.88%) Market Research
5 1 (5.88%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) VBA
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Capita
3 1 (5.88%) Sybase
3 1 (5.88%) Tableau
3 1 (5.88%) Talend