Period
to 17 October 2017

The median annual salary for an Insight Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

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
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 948 1004 1018
Rank change year-on-year +56 +14 +67
Permanent jobs requiring an Insight Analyst 230 237 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 191 223 237
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £28,700
90th Percentile £56,250 £56,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -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 167571 185058 210150
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.44% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 134222 155169 174108
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 17 October 2017.

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 17 October 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 +49 219 £40,000 +6.67% 14
UK excluding London +72 125 £35,000 - 8
London -6 102 £42,500 - 8
North of England +21 40 £28,750 -23.33% 1
Midlands +53 33 £37,500 +15.38%
North West +5 26 £27,500 -26.67% 1
South East +60 25 £38,250 +9.29% 2
West Midlands +38 19 £37,500 +25.00%
East Midlands +48 14 £38,750 +19.23%
Yorkshire +36 14 £40,000 +14.29%
South West +17 14 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Scotland -1 6 £35,000 -17.65% 2
East of England +13 5 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Wales +15 2 £34,750 +15.83%

Insight Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, 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.

1 169 (73.48%) SQL
2 131 (56.96%) Analytics
3 107 (46.52%) Marketing
4 97 (42.17%) Analytical Skills
5 77 (33.48%) Business Intelligence
6 75 (32.61%) Microsoft Excel
7 70 (30.43%) Tableau
8 66 (28.70%) Visualisation
9 63 (27.39%) SAS
10 50 (21.74%) Finance
10 50 (21.74%) Degree
11 47 (20.43%) Data Analysis
12 44 (19.13%) R
13 37 (16.09%) CRM
13 37 (16.09%) Data Visualisation
14 36 (15.65%) Customer Insight
14 36 (15.65%) Python
14 36 (15.65%) SPSS
14 36 (15.65%) Retail
15 35 (15.22%) Mathematics
16 31 (13.48%) Statistics
17 29 (12.61%) Statistical Analysis
17 29 (12.61%) Actionable Insight
18 28 (12.17%) SQL Server
19 27 (11.74%) Web Analytics
19 27 (11.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
19 27 (11.74%) Google
20 26 (11.30%) Microsoft
20 26 (11.30%) Google Analytics
21 24 (10.43%) Data Warehouse

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 63 (27.39%) SAS
2 17 (7.39%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.43%) CMS
Applications
1 75 (32.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (15.65%) SPSS
3 27 (11.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (3.91%) FastStats
2 2 (0.87%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.87%) Raiser's Edge
2 2 (0.87%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.43%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 26 (11.30%) Google Analytics
2 17 (7.39%) Adobe Analytics
3 5 (2.17%) AdWords
4 4 (1.74%) Google Tag Manager
5 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.43%) CallidusCloud
7 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.43%) Kissmetrics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.43%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.17%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.43%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (9.57%) Data Mining
4 18 (7.83%) Hadoop
5 17 (7.39%) Spotfire
6 16 (6.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (6.52%) Big Data
8 11 (4.78%) Power BI
9 10 (4.35%) QlikView
10 8 (3.48%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (3.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (3.04%) MySQL
12 6 (2.61%) Oracle BI EE
12 6 (2.61%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (2.17%) Apache Hive
13 5 (2.17%) Sqoop
14 4 (1.74%) Data Mart
14 4 (1.74%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 4 (1.74%) SQL Server 2016
14 4 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.43%) JIRA
General
1 107 (46.52%) Marketing
2 50 (21.74%) Finance
3 36 (15.65%) Retail
4 9 (3.91%) Games
5 7 (3.04%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.17%) Legal
7 3 (1.30%) Advertising
7 3 (1.30%) Banking
7 3 (1.30%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.87%) Back Office
9 1 (0.43%) Automotive
9 1 (0.43%) Billing
9 1 (0.43%) Electronics
9 1 (0.43%) Law
9 1 (0.43%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.22%) D3.js
2 6 (2.61%) HTML
3 5 (2.17%) CSS
4 2 (0.87%) JSON
5 1 (0.43%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 97 (42.17%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.09%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.91%) Digital Media
4 7 (3.04%) Fintech
5 6 (2.61%) Algorithms
5 6 (2.61%) BBC
6 5 (2.17%) Credit Risk
6 5 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.74%) User Experience
8 3 (1.30%) Mobile Games
8 3 (1.30%) Tandem
9 2 (0.87%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.87%) iPad
9 2 (0.87%) Social Media
10 1 (0.43%) FMCG
10 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.43%) New Media
10 1 (0.43%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (56.96%) Analytics
2 77 (33.48%) Business Intelligence
3 66 (28.70%) Visualisation
4 47 (20.43%) Data Analysis
5 37 (16.09%) CRM
5 37 (16.09%) Data Visualisation
6 36 (15.65%) Customer Insight
7 35 (15.22%) Mathematics
8 31 (13.48%) Statistics
9 29 (12.61%) Actionable Insight
9 29 (12.61%) Statistical Analysis
10 27 (11.74%) Web Analytics
11 24 (10.43%) Stakeholder Management
12 21 (9.13%) Data Analytics
12 21 (9.13%) Digital Analytics
13 19 (8.26%) E-Commerce
14 17 (7.39%) Direct Marketing
15 16 (6.96%) Digital Marketing
16 14 (6.09%) Economics
16 14 (6.09%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 169 (73.48%) SQL
2 44 (19.13%) R
3 36 (15.65%) Python
4 17 (7.39%) VBA
5 6 (2.61%) Java
6 3 (1.30%) C
7 2 (0.87%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.87%) MATLAB
7 2 (0.87%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.87%) VB
8 1 (0.43%) C#
Qualifications
1 50 (21.74%) Degree
2 6 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (2.61%) Numerate Degree
2 6 (2.61%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.17%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.43%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (0.43%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.17%) Oozie
2 1 (0.43%) Piwik
Vendors
1 70 (30.43%) Tableau
2 27 (11.74%) Google
3 26 (11.30%) Microsoft
4 19 (8.26%) Adobe
5 11 (4.78%) Alias
6 9 (3.91%) Oracle
7 6 (2.61%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (2.17%) Alteryx
8 5 (2.17%) Omniture
9 3 (1.30%) Birst
9 3 (1.30%) Optimizely
9 3 (1.30%) SAP
10 2 (0.87%) IBM
11 1 (0.43%) Aprimo
11 1 (0.43%) Capita
11 1 (0.43%) Chordiant
11 1 (0.43%) Coremetrics
11 1 (0.43%) Hitwise
11 1 (0.43%) Pega
11 1 (0.43%) Teradata