Data Analyst Jobs in the UK excluding London

Data Analyst
UK > UK excluding London

The median Data Analyst salary in the UK excluding London is £40,000 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 14 April 2024.

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

6 months to
14 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 339 281 307
Rank change year-on-year -58 +26 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 518 740 792
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.76% 1.17% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 1.31% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 400 394 529
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £29,500 £31,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £38,000 £37,795
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +0.54% -1.83%
75th Percentile £52,500 £48,750 £48,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,544 £57,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK excluding London

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. 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.

Permanent vacancies in the UK excluding London with a recognized job title 65,005 56,641 67,298
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 89.46% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 46,403 31,779 43,359
10th Percentile £26,750 £29,750 £28,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £66,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £53,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.83% - +9.09%

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings that featured Data Analyst in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in the UK excluding London

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Analyst in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Data Analyst in the UK excluding London

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Analyst in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 14 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Data Analyst in the UK excluding London

Data Analyst
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 14 April 2024. 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
Jobs
Midlands -19 121 £38,500 +1.32% 21
South East +29 119 £40,400 -4.94% 30
North of England -46 114 £35,000 -6.67% 40
South West +11 76 £45,000 +9.76% 16
West Midlands -32 66 £40,000 +5.26% 10
North West +10 64 £35,000 -5.09% 12
East Midlands +31 55 £31,000 -9.49% 11
East of England +9 43 £38,500 -30.00% 13
Yorkshire +18 31 £35,000 -6.67% 18
Scotland -72 24 £55,000 +40.13% 5
North East -25 19 £35,000 -12.50% 10
Wales -15 15 £42,500 +41.18% 5
Northern Ireland +31 6 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Data Analyst
UK

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London

For the 6 months to 14 April 2024, Data Analyst job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the UK excluding London region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 286 (55.21%) SQL
2 255 (49.23%) Business Intelligence
3 250 (48.26%) Power Platform
4 248 (47.88%) Power BI
5 213 (41.12%) Analytical Skills
6 212 (40.93%) Analytics
7 180 (34.75%) Microsoft Excel
8 158 (30.50%) Data Analysis
9 144 (27.80%) Visualisation
9 144 (27.80%) Python
10 141 (27.22%) Finance
10 141 (27.22%) Social Skills
11 134 (25.87%) Problem-Solving
12 123 (23.75%) Degree
13 116 (22.39%) Decision-Making
14 111 (21.43%) Tableau
15 82 (15.83%) Microsoft
16 79 (15.25%) Data Quality
17 71 (13.71%) Data Analytics
18 68 (13.13%) Statistics
19 66 (12.74%) Actionable Insight
20 65 (12.55%) Retail
21 64 (12.36%) Mathematics
22 63 (12.16%) Data Science
22 63 (12.16%) Data Visualisation
23 62 (11.97%) Marketing
24 59 (11.39%) Agile
24 59 (11.39%) Data Modelling
25 55 (10.62%) Continuous Improvement
26 52 (10.04%) Data Management

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (4.05%) SAS
2 6 (1.16%) ArcGIS
2 6 (1.16%) Confluence
2 6 (1.16%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.39%) Jupyter
Applications
1 180 (34.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (3.86%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.35%) SPSS
5 5 (0.97%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.16%) SAP Business One
2 4 (0.77%) NEC Housing
2 4 (0.77%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.39%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 250 (48.26%) Power Platform
2 42 (8.11%) Azure
3 17 (3.28%) AWS
4 14 (2.70%) GCP
5 11 (2.12%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 11 (2.12%) PowerApps
5 11 (2.12%) Snowflake
6 9 (1.74%) Azure Data Factory
7 7 (1.35%) Power Automate
7 7 (1.35%) SaaS
8 6 (1.16%) Azure DevOps
9 4 (0.77%) ChatGPT
9 4 (0.77%) Microsoft 365
10 3 (0.58%) SuccessFactors
11 2 (0.39%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.39%) dbt
11 2 (0.39%) GitHub
11 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Purview
12 1 (0.19%) Azure Pipelines
12 1 (0.19%) Fivetran
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.35%) Internet
2 5 (0.97%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (47.88%) Power BI
2 111 (21.43%) Tableau
3 42 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
4 38 (7.34%) Power Query
5 29 (5.60%) SQL Server
6 19 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (3.47%) QlikView
8 17 (3.28%) Data Mining
9 15 (2.90%) Big Data
9 15 (2.90%) Metadata
10 13 (2.51%) Relational Database
11 12 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (1.93%) GIS
12 10 (1.93%) MySQL
13 9 (1.74%) MS Access
14 8 (1.54%) Oracle BI EE
15 7 (1.35%) Amazon QuickSight
15 7 (1.35%) Oracle Database
16 6 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 5 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (2.32%) JIRA
2 9 (1.74%) Git
3 5 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (0.77%) Toad
5 2 (0.39%) RStudio
6 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 213 (41.12%) Analytical Skills
2 141 (27.22%) Finance
2 141 (27.22%) Social Skills
3 65 (12.55%) Retail
4 62 (11.97%) Marketing
5 48 (9.27%) Law
6 34 (6.56%) Organisational Skills
7 33 (6.37%) Manufacturing
8 31 (5.98%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 30 (5.79%) Presentation Skills
10 19 (3.67%) Legal
11 18 (3.47%) Banking
12 16 (3.09%) Public Sector
13 14 (2.70%) Local Government
14 11 (2.12%) Automotive
14 11 (2.12%) Games
15 8 (1.54%) French Language
15 8 (1.54%) Telecoms
16 7 (1.35%) Electronics
17 6 (1.16%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.12%) Pandas
2 9 (1.74%) HTML
2 9 (1.74%) XML
3 4 (0.77%) PyTorch
3 4 (0.77%) scikit-learn
4 2 (0.39%) JSON
5 1 (0.19%) D3.js
5 1 (0.19%) MDX
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (7.72%) Self-Motivation
2 18 (3.47%) Analytical Mindset
3 14 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 13 (2.51%) FMCG
5 10 (1.93%) Algorithms
6 8 (1.54%) Pricing Data
7 6 (1.16%) Cyberattack
7 6 (1.16%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.16%) IoT
8 5 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (0.77%) Credit Risk
9 4 (0.77%) Robotics
10 3 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.58%) Housing Association
10 3 (0.58%) Legacy Systems
10 3 (0.58%) NHS
10 3 (0.58%) Onboarding
11 2 (0.39%) Cyber Threat
11 2 (0.39%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.39%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.35%) Windows
2 4 (0.77%) Windows Vista
3 1 (0.19%) Android
3 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (49.23%) Business Intelligence
2 212 (40.93%) Analytics
3 158 (30.50%) Data Analysis
4 144 (27.80%) Visualisation
5 134 (25.87%) Problem-Solving
6 116 (22.39%) Decision-Making
7 71 (13.71%) Data Analytics
8 68 (13.13%) Statistics
9 66 (12.74%) Actionable Insight
10 64 (12.36%) Mathematics
11 63 (12.16%) Data Science
11 63 (12.16%) Data Visualisation
12 59 (11.39%) Agile
12 59 (11.39%) Data Modelling
13 55 (10.62%) Continuous Improvement
14 52 (10.04%) Data Management
15 49 (9.46%) Machine Learning
16 44 (8.49%) CRM
17 41 (7.92%) Dashboard Development
18 40 (7.72%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 286 (55.21%) SQL
2 144 (27.80%) Python
3 34 (6.56%) R
4 30 (5.79%) Data Analysis Expressions
5 25 (4.83%) T-SQL
6 20 (3.86%) VBA
7 8 (1.54%) Java
8 6 (1.16%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.77%) Bash
9 4 (0.77%) Kusto Query Language
10 2 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 123 (23.75%) Degree
2 19 (3.67%) DBS Check
3 17 (3.28%) Security Cleared
4 15 (2.90%) Master's Degree
5 13 (2.51%) DV Cleared
6 10 (1.93%) Numerate Degree
7 9 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.97%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.39%) CFA
11 1 (0.19%) CCA
11 1 (0.19%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (15.25%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.54%) GDPR
3 5 (0.97%) Actionable Recommendations
4 4 (0.77%) Accessibility
4 4 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.39%) Docker
2 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.39%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 82 (15.83%) Microsoft
2 32 (6.18%) Salesforce
3 26 (5.02%) Alteryx
4 25 (4.83%) SAP
5 22 (4.25%) Oracle
6 19 (3.67%) Databricks
7 18 (3.47%) Google
8 13 (2.51%) Informatica
9 7 (1.35%) IBM
9 7 (1.35%) Talend
10 5 (0.97%) ESRI
10 5 (0.97%) Jitterbit
11 4 (0.77%) Civica
11 4 (0.77%) NEC
12 3 (0.58%) IFS
12 3 (0.58%) Meraki
13 2 (0.39%) Adobe
13 2 (0.39%) HubSpot
13 2 (0.39%) Workday
14 1 (0.19%) HP