Period
to 21 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analyst
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 89 103
Rank change year-on-year +25 +14 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 23 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.48% 0.21% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.55% 0.22% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 4
Staffordshire median annual salary £22,500 £33,250 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.33% - +16.46%
10th Percentile £19,250 £26,275 £27,300
90th Percentile £34,500 £41,625 £39,375
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -14.29% +21.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies in Staffordshire with a recognized job title 902 910 1,324
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.09% 96.40% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 744 741 1,186
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £55,925 £57,500 £53,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Staffordshire

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Data Analyst in Staffordshire

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Analyst in Staffordshire

Data Analyst
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 21 June 2018. 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
Tamworth - 6 £22,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 5 £20,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 4 - -
Cannock - 4 £34,000 -
Lichfield +5 3 £33,500 +0.75%
Stafford - 1 £29,000 -
Data Analyst
West Midlands

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

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

1 16 (69.57%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (34.78%) Windows
4 8 (34.78%) Games
4 8 (34.78%) Finance
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (26.09%) SLA
6 6 (26.09%) Windows XP
6 6 (26.09%) SAS
6 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (26.09%) Windows Vista
6 6 (26.09%) Ticket Management
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (17.39%) Time Management
8 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (17.39%) Benchmarking
8 4 (17.39%) Revenue Management
8 4 (17.39%) Market Research
8 4 (17.39%) Brand Management
8 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
8 4 (17.39%) Analytics
8 4 (17.39%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (17.39%) Legal
8 4 (17.39%) Banking

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 6 (26.09%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
4 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
1 2 (8.70%) LAN
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (17.39%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (17.39%) MS Access
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (8.70%) Power BI
5 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
1 8 (34.78%) Games
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
2 4 (17.39%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Vista
2 6 (26.09%) Windows XP
3 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (26.09%) Ticket Management
3 4 (17.39%) Analytics
3 4 (17.39%) Benchmarking
3 4 (17.39%) Brand Management
3 4 (17.39%) Data Management
3 4 (17.39%) Decision-Making
3 4 (17.39%) Market Research
3 4 (17.39%) Revenue Management
3 4 (17.39%) Time Management
4 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) BCP
5 2 (8.70%) Data Extraction
5 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Logistics
5 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Google
2 3 (13.04%) Twitter
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix
3 2 (8.70%) RapidMiner
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Tableau