Period
to 23 July 2018

The median annual salary for an Insight Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1024 925 1009
Rank change year-on-year -99 +84 +34
Permanent jobs requiring an Insight Analyst 165 279 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.095% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 136 247 259
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £56,875 £56,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year -6.67% +11.11% -3.57%

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 166,603 170,818 195,522
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.19% 96.18% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 134,776 139,014 164,319
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -80 162 £40,000 - 13
UK excluding London -58 93 £35,000 -6.67% 5
London -56 72 £45,000 +5.88% 8
North of England +5 37 £32,500 +13.04%
North West 0 23 £32,500 +18.18%
Midlands -9 23 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Yorkshire +28 13 £31,500 -21.25%
West Midlands +24 13 £35,000 -6.67%
East of England +23 13 £38,000 +8.57% 1
South East -20 13 £50,000 +26.58% 1
East Midlands -18 10 £37,500 -6.25% 1
South West -24 4 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Scotland -22 3 £35,000 +12.00%
North East -21 1 £35,000 +27.27%

Insight Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, Insight 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 Insight Analyst in the job title.

1 127 (76.97%) SQL
2 103 (62.42%) Analytics
3 74 (44.85%) Analytical Skills
4 55 (33.33%) Marketing
5 45 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
5 45 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
6 43 (26.06%) SAS
7 40 (24.24%) R
8 39 (23.64%) Tableau
8 39 (23.64%) Data Analysis
9 35 (21.21%) Degree
10 32 (19.39%) Python
11 31 (18.79%) Finance
12 30 (18.18%) Mathematics
12 30 (18.18%) Decision-Making
13 29 (17.58%) Power BI
14 28 (16.97%) Statistical Modelling
15 27 (16.36%) Microsoft
16 26 (15.76%) SPSS
16 26 (15.76%) Statistics
17 23 (13.94%) Retail
17 23 (13.94%) Visualisation
18 21 (12.73%) Actionable Insight
19 20 (12.12%) Customer Insight
20 19 (11.52%) Stakeholder Management
21 18 (10.91%) SQL Server
21 18 (10.91%) WorldPay
22 17 (10.30%) Google
23 16 (9.70%) QlikView
23 16 (9.70%) Google 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 43 (26.06%) SAS
2 1 (0.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 45 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (15.76%) SPSS
3 10 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (4.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.82%) Stata
6 1 (0.61%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 5 (3.03%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (2.42%) FastStats
3 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.61%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.70%) Google Analytics
2 5 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.82%) Google Tag Manager
3 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.82%) PaaS
4 2 (1.21%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.61%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.58%) Power BI
2 18 (10.91%) SQL Server
3 16 (9.70%) QlikView
4 10 (6.06%) Data Mining
4 10 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (4.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (4.24%) Big Data
7 6 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (3.03%) BigQuery
9 4 (2.42%) MySQL
9 4 (2.42%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.82%) SAS EBI
11 2 (1.21%) GIS
11 2 (1.21%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.21%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 1 (0.61%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.61%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.61%) JIRA
2 1 (0.61%) Toad
2 1 (0.61%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 55 (33.33%) Marketing
2 31 (18.79%) Finance
3 23 (13.94%) Retail
4 13 (7.88%) Advertising
5 6 (3.64%) Automotive
6 3 (1.82%) Games
7 2 (1.21%) Law
8 1 (0.61%) Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Digital Economy
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.21%) D3.js
1 2 (1.21%) HTML
1 2 (1.21%) XML
2 1 (0.61%) .NET
2 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.61%) KML
Miscellaneous
1 74 (44.85%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (9.09%) Fintech
3 6 (3.64%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (3.03%) Credit Risk
4 5 (3.03%) FMCG
4 5 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.42%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.42%) User Experience
6 2 (1.21%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.21%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.61%) EPoS
7 1 (0.61%) Mashup
7 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.61%) Mobile Games
7 1 (0.61%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.61%) Debian
1 1 (0.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (62.42%) Analytics
2 45 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 39 (23.64%) Data Analysis
4 30 (18.18%) Decision-Making
4 30 (18.18%) Mathematics
5 28 (16.97%) Statistical Modelling
6 26 (15.76%) Statistics
7 23 (13.94%) Visualisation
8 21 (12.73%) Actionable Insight
9 20 (12.12%) Customer Insight
10 19 (11.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (9.70%) Data Science
12 15 (9.09%) Data Analytics
13 14 (8.48%) E-Commerce
14 13 (7.88%) Problem-Solving
15 12 (7.27%) Data Visualisation
15 12 (7.27%) Machine Learning
15 12 (7.27%) Propensity Modelling
15 12 (7.27%) Statistical Analysis
16 11 (6.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 127 (76.97%) SQL
2 40 (24.24%) R
3 32 (19.39%) Python
4 13 (7.88%) VBA
5 12 (7.27%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.42%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 4 (2.42%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.42%) MATLAB
7 2 (1.21%) PHP
8 1 (0.61%) Google Apps Script
8 1 (0.61%) Perl
8 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (21.21%) Degree
2 8 (4.85%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (1.21%) PhD
3 2 (1.21%) SAS Certification
4 1 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.03%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.61%) GDPR
2 1 (0.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 39 (23.64%) Tableau
2 27 (16.36%) Microsoft
3 18 (10.91%) WorldPay
4 17 (10.30%) Google
5 8 (4.85%) Adobe
6 6 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (3.03%) Alteryx
8 2 (1.21%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.61%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.61%) Cognos
9 1 (0.61%) Mapinfo
9 1 (0.61%) Minitab
9 1 (0.61%) Optimizely
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle
9 1 (0.61%) SAP
9 1 (0.61%) Teradata