Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 21 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 169 193
Rank change year-on-year +32 +24 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 18 27 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.75% 0.77% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.81% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 21
Reading median annual salary £34,000 £27,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.93% -10.00% +13.21%
10th Percentile £22,000 £24,700 £25,500
90th Percentile £46,250 £39,000 £52,500
Berkshire median annual salary £34,500 £30,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year +13.11% -14.69% +25.44%

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 2288 3354 4416
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.85% 96.16% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1875 2512 3513
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,925 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +6.67%

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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analyst in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Reading region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (33.33%) Sybase
5 6 (33.33%) C#
5 6 (33.33%) MySQL
5 6 (33.33%) Migration
5 6 (33.33%) ETL
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (33.33%) Data Migration
6 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (16.67%) Degree
6 3 (16.67%) GIS
6 3 (16.67%) Analytics
7 2 (11.11%) Renewable Energy
7 2 (11.11%) Change Management
7 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 2 (11.11%) Finance
7 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (11.11%) Retail
7 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
7 2 (11.11%) Data Management
7 2 (11.11%) SAP PM
7 2 (11.11%) SAP
7 2 (11.11%) HNC
7 2 (11.11%) CRM

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 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP PM
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) MySQL
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (16.67%) GIS
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.56%) MS Access
4 1 (5.56%) Power BI
4 1 (5.56%) PowerPivot
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Renewable Energy
3 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 6 (33.33%) ETL
3 6 (33.33%) Migration
4 3 (16.67%) Analytics
4 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 2 (11.11%) Business Development
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (11.11%) Data Governance
5 2 (11.11%) Data Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 2 (11.11%) Statistics
6 1 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) HNC
3 1 (5.56%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Sybase
2 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (11.11%) SAP