Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Insight Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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

Insight Analyst
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 953 1009 985
Rank change year-on-year +56 -24 +50
Permanent jobs requiring an Insight Analyst 222 187 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 188 168 260
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,375
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.37% +6.09%
10th Percentile £26,925 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,625 £53,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 166,635 170,262 199,929
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.08% 96.48% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 135,263 141,781 167,134
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £79,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Insight Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Insight Analyst in the UK

Insight Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Insight Analyst in the UK

Insight Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Insight Analyst over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Insight Analyst in the UK

Insight Analyst
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Insight Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 16 January 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 +35 212 £37,500 - 19
UK excluding London +57 130 £35,000 - 14
London +12 90 £42,500 +6.25% 6
South East +22 36 £40,000 +6.67% 5
Midlands +29 31 £37,500 +25.00% 2
North of England +16 31 £30,750 -15.17% 5
West Midlands +14 28 £37,500 +25.00% 1
North West +3 22 £32,500 -13.33% 4
South West +13 15 £33,500 +3.08% 1
East of England +3 9 £30,000 -41.46%
Yorkshire +32 8 £30,000 -22.58% 1
Scotland -21 8 £35,000 -12.50% 1
East Midlands +23 3 £33,500 -25.56% 1
North East -18 1 £31,500 +5.00%

Insight Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, Insight 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 Insight Analyst in the job title.

1 156 (70.27%) SQL
2 124 (55.86%) Analytics
3 87 (39.19%) Analytical Skills
4 77 (34.68%) Marketing
5 76 (34.23%) Tableau
6 72 (32.43%) Microsoft Excel
6 72 (32.43%) SAS
7 70 (31.53%) Business Intelligence
8 65 (29.28%) Visualisation
9 60 (27.03%) Degree
10 55 (24.77%) R
11 49 (22.07%) Data Analysis
12 48 (21.62%) Python
13 43 (19.37%) Mathematics
14 42 (18.92%) Google
14 42 (18.92%) Retail
14 42 (18.92%) Actionable Insight
15 38 (17.12%) Finance
16 37 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
17 36 (16.22%) Statistics
18 33 (14.86%) Google Analytics
19 31 (13.96%) Customer Insight
20 29 (13.06%) CRM
20 29 (13.06%) SQL Server
21 28 (12.61%) SPSS
22 25 (11.26%) Power BI
22 25 (11.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
23 24 (10.81%) Big Data
24 23 (10.36%) E-Commerce
25 22 (9.91%) Web Analytics

Insight 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 72 (32.43%) SAS
2 11 (4.95%) Apache Spark
3 5 (2.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.45%) CMS
Applications
1 72 (32.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 28 (12.61%) SPSS
3 25 (11.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (4.05%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.70%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.90%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 1 (0.45%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (14.86%) Google Analytics
2 11 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.50%) Adobe Analytics
4 7 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (3.15%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (2.25%) AdWords
6 3 (1.35%) Google Tag Manager
7 2 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (13.06%) SQL Server
2 25 (11.26%) Power BI
3 24 (10.81%) Big Data
4 20 (9.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (6.31%) Data Mining
5 14 (6.31%) QlikView
6 12 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (5.41%) Hadoop
7 11 (4.95%) Spotfire
8 6 (2.70%) MySQL
9 5 (2.25%) Apache Hive
9 5 (2.25%) MS Access
9 5 (2.25%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (2.25%) Qlik Sense
9 5 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (2.25%) Sqoop
10 4 (1.80%) Base SAS
10 4 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.35%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.35%) JIRA
General
1 77 (34.68%) Marketing
2 42 (18.92%) Retail
3 38 (17.12%) Finance
4 6 (2.70%) Publishing
5 5 (2.25%) Games
5 5 (2.25%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.80%) Legal
7 3 (1.35%) Law
7 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.90%) Automotive
9 1 (0.45%) Back Office
9 1 (0.45%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.15%) HTML
2 6 (2.70%) CSS
2 6 (2.70%) D3.js
3 2 (0.90%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 87 (39.19%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.50%) Algorithms
4 6 (2.70%) BBC
4 6 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.25%) Credit Risk
5 5 (2.25%) User Experience
6 3 (1.35%) Analytical Mindset
6 3 (1.35%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.35%) New Media
6 3 (1.35%) Social Media
7 2 (0.90%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.45%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.45%) FMCG
8 1 (0.45%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.45%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (55.86%) Analytics
2 70 (31.53%) Business Intelligence
3 65 (29.28%) Visualisation
4 49 (22.07%) Data Analysis
5 43 (19.37%) Mathematics
6 42 (18.92%) Actionable Insight
7 37 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
8 36 (16.22%) Statistics
9 31 (13.96%) Customer Insight
10 29 (13.06%) CRM
11 23 (10.36%) E-Commerce
12 22 (9.91%) Statistical Modelling
12 22 (9.91%) Web Analytics
13 17 (7.66%) Data Analytics
13 17 (7.66%) Machine Learning
14 14 (6.31%) Predictive Modelling
15 13 (5.86%) Digital Marketing
15 13 (5.86%) Propensity Modelling
15 13 (5.86%) Stakeholder Management
16 12 (5.41%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 156 (70.27%) SQL
2 55 (24.77%) R
3 48 (21.62%) Python
4 5 (2.25%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.80%) VBA
6 3 (1.35%) C
6 3 (1.35%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.90%) Java
7 2 (0.90%) VB
8 1 (0.45%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 60 (27.03%) Degree
2 9 (4.05%) PhD
3 8 (3.60%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.45%) Analytics IQ
5 1 (0.45%) IIBA
5 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.45%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.90%) Data Quality
1 2 (0.90%) GDPR
2 1 (0.45%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (0.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.25%) Oozie
2 1 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 76 (34.23%) Tableau
2 42 (18.92%) Google
3 20 (9.01%) Microsoft
4 19 (8.56%) Adobe
5 13 (5.86%) Oracle
6 8 (3.60%) Omniture
7 5 (2.25%) Alias
8 4 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.80%) SAP
9 3 (1.35%) Alteryx
10 2 (0.90%) Birst
10 2 (0.90%) Cognos
10 2 (0.90%) Hitwise
10 2 (0.90%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.45%) Avaya
11 1 (0.45%) Capita
11 1 (0.45%) Hitachi
11 1 (0.45%) Intel
11 1 (0.45%) Optimizely
11 1 (0.45%) Teradata