Period
to 25 April 2019

The median annual salary for a Graduate Data Analyst was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

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

Graduate Data Analyst
UK
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1077 1145 1176
Rank change year-on-year +68 +31 +100
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Data Analyst 25 44 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.025% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.026% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 22 39 23
UK median annual salary £22,500 £25,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -3.85% +9.47%
10th Percentile £19,500 £18,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £28,750 £36,500 £30,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £20,000 £22,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% -8.33% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 142,649 170,674 164,382
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.95% 96.47% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 113,432 139,623 136,465
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -

Graduate Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Data Analyst in the UK

Graduate Data Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Graduate Data Analyst in the UK

Graduate Data Analyst
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Data Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 25 April 2019. 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
England +69 24 £22,500 -10.00% 3
UK excluding London +54 16 £20,000 -9.09% 3
South East +31 9 £20,000 -27.27% 1
London +74 8 £27,500 +10.00%
North of England +37 4 £22,500 +2.27% 1
Yorkshire +36 2 £22,750 +3.41% 1
East of England +70 1 - -
North West +42 1 - -
Midlands +32 1 £18,000 -19.10% 1
South West +6 1 £26,000 +36.84%
North East - 1 £20,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £18,000 - 1

Graduate Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, Graduate 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 featuring Graduate Data Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (76.00%) Degree
2 15 (60.00%) SQL
3 13 (52.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 12 (48.00%) Mathematics
5 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (32.00%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
7 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (24.00%) Data Quality
8 6 (24.00%) Market Research
9 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
9 4 (16.00%) Analytics
9 4 (16.00%) VBA
9 4 (16.00%) Data Science
9 4 (16.00%) Power BI
9 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (12.00%) Tableau
10 3 (12.00%) Python
10 3 (12.00%) Alteryx
10 3 (12.00%) Machine Learning
10 3 (12.00%) Data Analytics
10 3 (12.00%) R
10 3 (12.00%) Artificial Intelligence
10 3 (12.00%) Statistics

Graduate Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (8.00%) SAS
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (4.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (16.00%) Power BI
4 3 (12.00%) QlikView
5 2 (8.00%) Data Mining
5 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (8.00%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (4.00%) Big Data
6 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.00%) Toad
General
1 2 (8.00%) Banking
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.00%) Billing
2 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (8.00%) Internet of Things
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (4.00%) Fintech
3 1 (4.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Mathematics
2 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (32.00%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (24.00%) Market Research
6 4 (16.00%) Analytics
6 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
6 4 (16.00%) Data Science
7 3 (12.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (12.00%) Data Analytics
7 3 (12.00%) Machine Learning
7 3 (12.00%) Statistics
8 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
8 2 (8.00%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (8.00%) ERP
8 2 (8.00%) Physics
8 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
9 1 (4.00%) CRM
9 1 (4.00%) Econometrics
9 1 (4.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) VBA
3 3 (12.00%) Python
3 3 (12.00%) R
4 2 (8.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) MATLAB
5 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (76.00%) Degree
2 13 (52.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Alteryx
2 3 (12.00%) Tableau
3 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.00%) SAP