Period
to 20 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £33,250 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 145 179
Rank change year-on-year -7 +34 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 10 29 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.38% 1.00% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 1.03% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 29
Reading median annual salary £33,250 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.91% -8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £25,425 £25,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £51,150 £33,750 £52,500
Berkshire median annual salary £37,500 £27,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +36.36% -34.52% +38.84%

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 2,498 2,814 4,277
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.04% 96.97% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2,094 2,098 3,459
Reading median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% +2.70% -2.63%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) Data Quality
6 3 (30.00%) VBA
6 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) Capita
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (20.00%) SAP PM
7 2 (20.00%) Retail
7 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (20.00%) Data Management
7 2 (20.00%) SAP
7 2 (20.00%) HNC
7 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (20.00%) GIS
7 2 (20.00%) Change Management
7 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
7 2 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (20.00%) Statistics
7 2 (20.00%) Business Development
7 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
7 2 (20.00%) Business Forecasting

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 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) GIS
2 2 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (10.00%) Power BI
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Mindset
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (20.00%) Business Development
2 2 (20.00%) Business Forecasting
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
2 2 (20.00%) Data Management
2 2 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) VBA
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) HNC
3 1 (10.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Capita
3 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (10.00%) Tableau