Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 22 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
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 332 327 341
Rank change year-on-year -5 +14 +77
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 238 293 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.77% 0.83% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.86% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 200 239 270
South East median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,500 £24,450
90th Percentile £58,750 £46,500 £55,125
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29733 34136 40912
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 96.98% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 24803 28632 34129
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in the South East

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Data Analyst in the South East

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in the South East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analyst in the South East

Data Analyst
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +39 117 £32,500 - 4
Berkshire +41 72 £34,500 +13.11% 2
Hampshire +15 37 £29,250 -16.43% 2
Surrey -29 34 £31,500 -5.26% 3
East Sussex 0 31 £48,750 +30.00% 3
Oxfordshire +9 26 £31,500 +10.53% 2
Buckinghamshire -6 19 £28,000 -15.15%
Kent +12 9 £29,500 -15.71% 1
West Sussex -19 8 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Middlesex +14 2 £37,500 +42.86%
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 149 (62.61%) SQL
2 111 (46.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 101 (42.44%) Data Analysis
4 83 (34.87%) Analytical Skills
5 65 (27.31%) Finance
6 60 (25.21%) Business Intelligence
7 51 (21.43%) Data Modelling
8 46 (19.33%) Data Quality
8 46 (19.33%) Analytics
9 43 (18.07%) Degree
10 42 (17.65%) SQL Server
11 40 (16.81%) Microsoft
12 37 (15.55%) SAP
13 36 (15.13%) Python
14 33 (13.87%) ETL
14 33 (13.87%) Marketing
15 32 (13.45%) Migration
16 30 (12.61%) CRM
17 28 (11.76%) Mathematics
17 28 (11.76%) Data Migration
18 27 (11.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 26 (10.92%) Microsoft Office
19 26 (10.92%) VBA
20 25 (10.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
20 25 (10.50%) R
21 23 (9.66%) Agile Software Development
21 23 (9.66%) Data Warehouse
21 23 (9.66%) Data Analytics
21 23 (9.66%) Logical Data Model
22 20 (8.40%) Retail

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 18 (7.56%) SAS
2 2 (0.84%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 111 (46.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (10.92%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (10.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (5.04%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.84%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) FastStats
2 2 (0.84%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.84%) SAP HCM
2 2 (0.84%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.84%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.42%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.42%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.04%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.84%) Dialogflow
3 2 (0.84%) SaaS
3 2 (0.84%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.26%) SMS
2 2 (0.84%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 27 (11.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (9.66%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (7.56%) Power BI
5 17 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (5.88%) MS Access
7 13 (5.46%) Big Data
8 9 (3.78%) GIS
8 9 (3.78%) PowerPivot
9 8 (3.36%) DB2
9 8 (3.36%) MySQL
10 7 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (2.94%) QlikView
10 7 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (2.10%) Data Mining
12 4 (1.68%) Hadoop
13 3 (1.26%) DTS
13 3 (1.26%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.84%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 11 (4.62%) LSMW
2 7 (2.94%) JIRA
3 6 (2.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
General
1 65 (27.31%) Finance
2 33 (13.87%) Marketing
3 20 (8.40%) Retail
3 20 (8.40%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.62%) Legal
5 7 (2.94%) Banking
6 6 (2.52%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.10%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.68%) Electronics
9 3 (1.26%) Games
10 2 (0.84%) Advertising
10 2 (0.84%) German Language
10 2 (0.84%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.84%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.84%) Publishing
10 2 (0.84%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.42%) Automotive
11 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.84%) .NET
1 2 (0.84%) MDX
1 2 (0.84%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (0.42%) D3.js
2 1 (0.42%) Kafka
2 1 (0.42%) Leaflet
2 1 (0.42%) Raphaël
2 1 (0.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 83 (34.87%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.56%) Data Structures
3 12 (5.04%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.78%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.10%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.68%) Renewable Energy
7 3 (1.26%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.26%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.26%) NHS
8 2 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.84%) Fintech
8 2 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.84%) Kinect
8 2 (0.84%) Xbox
9 1 (0.42%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.42%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.42%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.42%) Marketing Technology
9 1 (0.42%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.68%) Windows
2 2 (0.84%) Unix
3 1 (0.42%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (42.44%) Data Analysis
2 60 (25.21%) Business Intelligence
3 51 (21.43%) Data Modelling
4 46 (19.33%) Analytics
5 33 (13.87%) ETL
6 32 (13.45%) Migration
7 30 (12.61%) CRM
8 28 (11.76%) Data Migration
8 28 (11.76%) Mathematics
9 23 (9.66%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (9.66%) Data Analytics
9 23 (9.66%) Logical Data Model
10 16 (6.72%) Data Lineage
11 15 (6.30%) Physical Data Model
11 15 (6.30%) Test Planning
12 14 (5.88%) Conceptual Models
12 14 (5.88%) Time Management
13 13 (5.46%) Business Development
13 13 (5.46%) Data Governance
13 13 (5.46%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 149 (62.61%) SQL
2 36 (15.13%) Python
3 26 (10.92%) VBA
4 25 (10.50%) R
5 14 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 11 (4.62%) ABAP
7 9 (3.78%) C#
8 5 (2.10%) Java
9 4 (1.68%) PHP
9 4 (1.68%) VB
10 3 (1.26%) MATLAB
10 3 (1.26%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.26%) Scala
11 2 (0.84%) C++
11 2 (0.84%) Perl
12 1 (0.42%) COBOL
12 1 (0.42%) JCL
12 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.42%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 43 (18.07%) Degree
2 3 (1.26%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (0.84%) HNC
3 2 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (19.33%) Data Quality
2 8 (3.36%) SLA
3 7 (2.94%) GDPR
4 6 (2.52%) QA
5 2 (0.84%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) Mesos
1 1 (0.42%) Terraform
Vendors
1 40 (16.81%) Microsoft
2 37 (15.55%) SAP
3 18 (7.56%) Tableau
4 13 (5.46%) Google
5 8 (3.36%) IBM
5 8 (3.36%) Sage
6 7 (2.94%) Oracle
6 7 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (2.52%) Sybase
8 4 (1.68%) Adobe
8 4 (1.68%) Intel
8 4 (1.68%) JDA
9 3 (1.26%) Alterian
9 3 (1.26%) Capita
9 3 (1.26%) Cognos
10 2 (0.84%) Ab Initio
10 2 (0.84%) Cisco
10 2 (0.84%) Genesys
10 2 (0.84%) Teradata
11 1 (0.42%) MicroStrategy