Period
to 15 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate Data Analyst was £22,750 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1107 1179 1201
Rank change year-on-year +72 +22 +89
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Data Analyst 28 47 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.026% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.027% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 26 43 26
UK median annual salary £22,750 £24,750 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.08% -1.00% +14.94%
10th Percentile £19,375 £17,200 £18,875
90th Percentile £28,750 £37,500 £30,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £21,000 £26,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year -19.23% +15.56% +9.76%

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 151,510 172,360 178,969
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 96.05% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 121,415 138,723 149,394
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%

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 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram 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 15 December 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
England +49 27 £23,000 -7.07% 2
UK excluding London +54 17 £21,000 -19.23% 1
London +31 10 £27,500 +37.50% 1
South West +17 6 £21,000 -19.23% 1
North of England +24 5 £23,901 -3.43%
North West +22 3 £24,802 +0.21%
West Midlands +45 2 £20,500 -25.45%
Midlands +40 2 £20,500 -25.45%
East of England +37 2 £24,500 -
South East +13 2 £20,000 -39.85%
North East - 1 £20,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £23,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, 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 20 (71.43%) Degree
2 13 (46.43%) SQL
3 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (42.86%) Data Analysis
4 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
5 8 (28.57%) Finance
6 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (21.43%) Mathematics
7 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
7 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
7 6 (21.43%) MySQL
8 5 (17.86%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (14.29%) Banking
9 4 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (10.71%) Market Research
10 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (10.71%) Financial Institution
10 3 (10.71%) Data Quality
11 2 (7.14%) Fintech
11 2 (7.14%) Analytical Thinking
11 2 (7.14%) Numerate Degree
11 2 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (7.14%) SPSS
11 2 (7.14%) Games
11 2 (7.14%) Stata
11 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
11 2 (7.14%) Python

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 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (7.14%) SPSS
3 2 (7.14%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) MySQL
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.57%) Big Data
5 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.57%) Power BI
5 1 (3.57%) QlikView
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Financial Institution
4 2 (7.14%) Games
4 2 (7.14%) Marketing
5 1 (3.57%) Billing
5 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Fintech
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 6 (21.43%) Mathematics
3 5 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (10.71%) Market Research
6 2 (7.14%) Analytical Thinking
6 2 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (7.14%) Data Extraction
6 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 2 (7.14%) Machine Learning
6 2 (7.14%) Operations Research
6 2 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
7 1 (3.57%) Actionable Insight
7 1 (3.57%) Coaching
7 1 (3.57%) CRM
7 1 (3.57%) Data Science
7 1 (3.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) Python
2 2 (7.14%) VBA
3 1 (3.57%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) R
3 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (7.14%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Alteryx
2 1 (3.57%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) Tableau