Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Insight Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 962 1013 1017
Rank change year-on-year +51 +4 +65
Permanent jobs requiring an Insight Analyst 227 206 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 188 191 265
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,200
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -5.41%

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 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
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%

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 20 November 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 20 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 +61 215 £38,500 +2.67% 11
UK excluding London +69 130 £37,500 - 7
London -20 94 £42,500 - 4
Midlands +34 37 £37,500 +20.00%
South East +44 34 £39,000 +4.00% 3
North of England +17 31 £30,000 -17.24%
West Midlands +22 27 £37,500 +25.00%
North West -7 16 £31,500 -13.10%
Yorkshire +15 15 £30,000 -20.00%
South West +10 13 £45,000 +21.62% 3
East Midlands +35 10 £30,500 -22.78%
Scotland -13 7 £36,250 -14.71%
East of England +6 6 £27,500 -47.62% 1
Wales +11 2 £34,750 +15.83%

Insight Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 165 (72.69%) SQL
2 126 (55.51%) Analytics
3 92 (40.53%) Analytical Skills
4 88 (38.77%) Marketing
5 76 (33.48%) Tableau
6 74 (32.60%) Microsoft Excel
6 74 (32.60%) SAS
7 64 (28.19%) Business Intelligence
8 63 (27.75%) Visualisation
9 59 (25.99%) Degree
10 49 (21.59%) R
11 48 (21.15%) Finance
12 47 (20.70%) Retail
13 46 (20.26%) Data Analysis
14 43 (18.94%) Mathematics
15 38 (16.74%) Actionable Insight
16 36 (15.86%) Python
17 35 (15.42%) Statistics
18 33 (14.54%) Data Visualisation
19 32 (14.10%) CRM
20 30 (13.22%) SPSS
21 29 (12.78%) Google
22 28 (12.33%) Customer Insight
23 27 (11.89%) Google Analytics
23 27 (11.89%) SQL Server
24 26 (11.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
25 23 (10.13%) Microsoft
25 23 (10.13%) Digital Analytics
26 22 (9.69%) Data Mining
26 22 (9.69%) 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 74 (32.60%) SAS
2 17 (7.49%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.32%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.44%) CMS
Applications
1 74 (32.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 30 (13.22%) SPSS
3 26 (11.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (3.96%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.32%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.88%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.44%) FastStats
3 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.44%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.44%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 1 (0.44%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 27 (11.89%) Google Analytics
2 16 (7.05%) Adobe Analytics
3 6 (2.64%) Google Tag Manager
4 5 (2.20%) AdWords
4 5 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.44%) CallidusCloud
7 1 (0.44%) Kissmetrics
7 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.44%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.89%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.69%) Data Mining
3 21 (9.25%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (8.37%) Big Data
5 18 (7.93%) Hadoop
6 17 (7.49%) Spotfire
7 12 (5.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (4.85%) Power BI
9 8 (3.52%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (3.52%) QlikView
10 7 (3.08%) MySQL
11 6 (2.64%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (2.64%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (2.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 6 (2.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (2.20%) Apache Hive
12 5 (2.20%) Sqoop
13 4 (1.76%) Data Mart
13 4 (1.76%) SQL Server 2016
14 3 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.44%) JIRA
General
1 88 (38.77%) Marketing
2 48 (21.15%) Finance
3 47 (20.70%) Retail
4 8 (3.52%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.20%) Games
6 3 (1.32%) Banking
6 3 (1.32%) Legal
6 3 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.32%) Publishing
7 2 (0.88%) Back Office
8 1 (0.44%) Advertising
8 1 (0.44%) Automotive
8 1 (0.44%) Billing
8 1 (0.44%) Electronics
8 1 (0.44%) Law
8 1 (0.44%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.29%) D3.js
2 6 (2.64%) HTML
3 5 (2.20%) CSS
4 2 (0.88%) JSON
5 1 (0.44%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 92 (40.53%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.05%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.41%) Algorithms
4 7 (3.08%) Fintech
4 7 (3.08%) User Experience
5 6 (2.64%) BBC
5 6 (2.64%) Digital Media
5 6 (2.64%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.20%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.32%) Tandem
8 2 (0.88%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.88%) Online Gambling
8 2 (0.88%) Social Media
9 1 (0.44%) FMCG
9 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.44%) New Media
9 1 (0.44%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (55.51%) Analytics
2 64 (28.19%) Business Intelligence
3 63 (27.75%) Visualisation
4 46 (20.26%) Data Analysis
5 43 (18.94%) Mathematics
6 38 (16.74%) Actionable Insight
7 35 (15.42%) Statistics
8 33 (14.54%) Data Visualisation
9 32 (14.10%) CRM
10 28 (12.33%) Customer Insight
11 23 (10.13%) Digital Analytics
12 22 (9.69%) Web Analytics
13 21 (9.25%) Stakeholder Management
14 20 (8.81%) Statistical Analysis
15 19 (8.37%) Data Analytics
15 19 (8.37%) E-Commerce
16 17 (7.49%) Statistical Modelling
17 15 (6.61%) Economics
17 15 (6.61%) Predictive Modelling
18 14 (6.17%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 165 (72.69%) SQL
2 49 (21.59%) R
3 36 (15.86%) Python
4 12 (5.29%) VBA
5 5 (2.20%) Java
6 3 (1.32%) C
7 2 (0.88%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.88%) MATLAB
7 2 (0.88%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.88%) VB
8 1 (0.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 59 (25.99%) Degree
2 9 (3.96%) PhD
3 8 (3.52%) Numerate Degree
4 6 (2.64%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.20%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.44%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (0.44%) GDPR
2 1 (0.44%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.20%) Oozie
2 1 (0.44%) Piwik
Vendors
1 76 (33.48%) Tableau
2 29 (12.78%) Google
3 23 (10.13%) Microsoft
4 20 (8.81%) Adobe
5 13 (5.73%) Oracle
6 11 (4.85%) Alias
7 7 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (2.20%) Alteryx
8 5 (2.20%) Omniture
9 4 (1.76%) SAP
10 3 (1.32%) Birst
10 3 (1.32%) Optimizely
11 2 (0.88%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (0.88%) Teradata
12 1 (0.44%) Apple
12 1 (0.44%) Avaya
12 1 (0.44%) Capita
12 1 (0.44%) IBM
12 1 (0.44%) Informatica
12 1 (0.44%) Intel