The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 23 June 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 West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 161 202
Rank change year-on-year -25 +41  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 45 81 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.85% 1.55% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 1.58% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 42 61 41
Median salary £27,500 £38,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% +18.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £54,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -14.28% +7.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5136 5114 5837
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.96% 97.63% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4279 4337 4923
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in the South West

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Data Analyst in the South West

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in the South West over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analyst in the South West

Data Analyst
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +1 28 £27,000 -40.00% 1
Bristol -40 8 £28,250 -29.37% 2
Wiltshire 0 6 £35,750 -7.14% 2
Cornwall -13 1 £31,000 +9.73%
Somerset -14 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £22,500 - 3
Data Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 West region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 45 (68.18%) SQL
2 32 (48.48%) Finance
3 23 (34.85%) SQL Server
4 19 (28.79%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (27.27%) Data Analysis
5 18 (27.27%) Marketing
5 18 (27.27%) Degree
6 16 (24.24%) Mathematics
6 16 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (19.70%) SAS
7 13 (19.70%) SPSS
8 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
8 12 (18.18%) Database Marketing
9 10 (15.15%) Analytics
10 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (12.12%) Economics
11 8 (12.12%) CHAID
11 8 (12.12%) ETL
12 7 (10.61%) Tableau
12 7 (10.61%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (10.61%) MySQL
12 7 (10.61%) Oracle
12 7 (10.61%) Retail
12 7 (10.61%) Data Management
13 6 (9.09%) SAP
13 6 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
13 6 (9.09%) Data Analytics
13 6 (9.09%) Data Quality

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 13 (19.70%) SAS
2 3 (4.55%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.55%) Confluence
3 1 (1.52%) Mule
Applications
1 13 (19.70%) SPSS
2 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (4.55%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) FastStats
1 2 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.61%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (10.61%) MySQL
3 6 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (6.06%) Big Data
4 4 (6.06%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.55%) Apache Hive
5 3 (4.55%) Data Mining
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.03%) GIS
6 2 (3.03%) QlikView
6 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.52%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.52%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.52%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) JIRA
1 3 (4.55%) RStudio
General
1 32 (48.48%) Finance
2 18 (27.27%) Marketing
3 7 (10.61%) Retail
4 5 (7.58%) Manufacturing
5 4 (6.06%) Automotive
6 2 (3.03%) Banking
6 2 (3.03%) Electronics
6 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.06%) FMCG
3 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.52%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (27.27%) Data Analysis
3 16 (24.24%) Mathematics
4 12 (18.18%) Database Marketing
5 10 (15.15%) Analytics
6 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (12.12%) CHAID
7 8 (12.12%) Economics
7 8 (12.12%) ETL
8 7 (10.61%) Data Management
9 6 (9.09%) Customer Analytics
9 6 (9.09%) Data Analytics
9 6 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
10 5 (7.58%) CRM
10 5 (7.58%) Data Integration
10 5 (7.58%) Statistics
11 4 (6.06%) Data Modelling
11 4 (6.06%) Data Visualisation
11 4 (6.06%) Direct Marketing
11 4 (6.06%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 45 (68.18%) SQL
2 2 (3.03%) Python
2 2 (3.03%) R
2 2 (3.03%) Scala
3 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) HNC
2 1 (1.52%) HND
2 1 (1.52%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.52%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (10.61%) Oracle
1 7 (10.61%) Tableau
2 6 (9.09%) SAP
3 3 (4.55%) IBM
3 3 (4.55%) Teradata
4 2 (3.03%) Cognos
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.52%) Google
Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Whitehall, Bristol
Cabinet Office
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 days ago