Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate Data Analyst was £24,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1156 1210 1273
Rank change year-on-year +54 +63 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Data Analyst 50 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.017% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.018% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 47 28 25
UK median annual salary £24,500 £25,250 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.97% +17.44% -4.44%
10th Percentile £17,600 £18,500 £19,100
90th Percentile £37,500 £31,225 £28,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £26,000 £21,250 £20,500
% change year-on-year +22.35% +3.66% -8.89%

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 173309 182267 209632
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 139088 152628 174119
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Data Analyst over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate Data Analyst in the UK

Graduate Data Analyst
Top 11 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 21 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
England +40 49 £24,625 -2.48% 4
London +35 25 £20,000 -27.27% 3
UK excluding London +30 25 £26,000 +22.35% 1
East of England +12 9 £24,500 +8.89%
Midlands - 7 £27,500 -
West Midlands - 7 £27,500 -
South East +40 6 £30,750 +36.67%
South West +12 1 £26,000 -16.13%
North of England +11 1 £24,750 +30.26% 1
Wales - 1 £21,000 -
North West - 1 £24,750 -

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Graduate 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 featuring Graduate Data Analyst in the job title.

1 29 (58.00%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (52.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
4 20 (40.00%) Degree
5 18 (36.00%) Mathematics
6 17 (34.00%) Finance
6 17 (34.00%) SQL
7 10 (20.00%) Data Analysis
8 9 (18.00%) Python
9 8 (16.00%) R
9 8 (16.00%) Machine Learning
9 8 (16.00%) Analytics
10 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
11 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
11 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (12.00%) Data Analytics
11 6 (12.00%) Tableau
12 5 (10.00%) MS Access
12 5 (10.00%) PhD
13 4 (8.00%) Physics
13 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
13 4 (8.00%) Big Data
13 4 (8.00%) Visualisation
13 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 3 (6.00%) Power BI
14 3 (6.00%) Capita
14 3 (6.00%) Statistics
14 3 (6.00%) Data Management
14 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (6.00%) SAS

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 3 (6.00%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (52.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (6.00%) SPSS
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Adobe Campaign
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) MS Access
3 4 (8.00%) Big Data
4 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.00%) Power BI
5 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.00%) MySQL
5 1 (2.00%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.00%) PowerPivot
5 1 (2.00%) QlikView
5 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.00%) RStudio
General
1 17 (34.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Automotive
2 1 (2.00%) Games
2 1 (2.00%) Law
2 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 29 (58.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.00%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Mathematics
2 10 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 8 (16.00%) Analytics
3 8 (16.00%) Machine Learning
4 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (12.00%) Data Analytics
6 4 (8.00%) Physics
6 4 (8.00%) Visualisation
7 3 (6.00%) Benchmarking
7 3 (6.00%) Data Management
7 3 (6.00%) Statistics
8 2 (4.00%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (4.00%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (4.00%) Economics
8 2 (4.00%) Image Processing
8 2 (4.00%) Random Forest
8 2 (4.00%) Time Management
9 1 (2.00%) Gantt Chart
9 1 (2.00%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) SQL
2 9 (18.00%) Python
3 8 (16.00%) R
4 2 (4.00%) C++
4 2 (4.00%) Java
4 2 (4.00%) VBA
5 1 (2.00%) C
5 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (40.00%) Degree
2 5 (10.00%) PhD
3 2 (4.00%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.00%) Tableau
3 3 (6.00%) Capita
4 1 (2.00%) Adobe
4 1 (2.00%) Alteryx