Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 24 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 81 91
Rank change year-on-year +7 +10 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 7 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.86% 0.69% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.71% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 9
Sheffield median annual salary £26,000 £30,000 £17,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +71.43% -46.15%
10th Percentile £20,250 £23,450 £16,150
90th Percentile £46,250 £47,200 £28,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £28,500 £30,000 £17,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +71.43% -46.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 792 984 1270
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.42% 97.04% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 682 821 1126
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,750 £23,125
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% - +7.14%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Sheffield

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Data Analyst in Sheffield

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in Sheffield over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analyst in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Sheffield region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (57.14%) SAS
3 4 (57.14%) Analytics
4 3 (42.86%) Data Management
4 3 (42.86%) ETL
4 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
5 2 (28.57%) Predictive Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) MS Access
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) Power BI
5 2 (28.57%) QA
5 2 (28.57%) Prescriptive Analytics
6 1 (14.29%) Scorecard
6 1 (14.29%) Mathematical Modelling
6 1 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (14.29%) Spotfire
6 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
6 1 (14.29%) Stress Testing
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (14.29%) Monte Carlo Method
6 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
6 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
6 1 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
6 1 (14.29%) R

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 4 (57.14%) SAS
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MS Access
1 2 (28.57%) Power BI
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) GIS
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) Spotfire
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Private Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Data Management
2 3 (42.86%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Predictive Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Prescriptive Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Actionable Insight
4 1 (14.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematical Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Monte Carlo Method
4 1 (14.29%) Physics
4 1 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Scorecard
4 1 (14.29%) Stress Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
2 1 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) Actionable Recommendations
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Lotus
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Tableau