The median annual salary for a Junior Data Analyst was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Junior Data Analyst
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 851 923 949
Rank change year-on-year +72 +26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Data Analyst 23 10 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.010% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.011% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 26
Median salary £27,500 £23,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.56% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £19,000 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,750 £20,750 £22,500
% change year-on-year +24.09% -7.77%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85825 93705 107053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 70199 79011 88244
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Junior Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Junior Data Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Data Analyst in the UK

Junior Data Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Junior Data Analyst in the UK

Junior Data Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Data Analyst over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Data Analyst in the UK

Junior Data Analyst
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Data Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +50 22 £27,500 +19.56%
London +33 11 £30,000 +13.20%
South East +62 3 £30,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £25,000 -
Sheffield - 2 £35,000 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 -
South West -9 1 £26,500 +39.47%
Manchester -34 1 £20,000 -11.11%
North West -37 1 £20,000 -11.11%
Edinburgh - 1 £22,500 -
Scotland - 1 £22,500 -
East of England - 1 £21,000 -
Kent - 1 £32,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £27,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £26,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £24,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £25,000 -
North East - 1 £24,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £24,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £21,000 -
Swanley - 1 £32,500 -
Oxford - 1 £27,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £21,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Junior Data 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 Junior Data Analyst in the job title.

1 25 (67.57%) SQL
2 24 (64.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (56.76%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (45.95%) Data Analysis
5 13 (35.14%) VBA
5 13 (35.14%) Finance
6 12 (32.43%) Degree
6 12 (32.43%) Analytics
7 9 (24.32%) Mathematics
8 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (18.92%) SAS
9 7 (18.92%) Data Analytics
10 6 (16.22%) R
10 6 (16.22%) Statistics
10 6 (16.22%) Asset Management
10 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
11 5 (13.51%) MATLAB
11 5 (13.51%) Marketing
11 5 (13.51%) Wealth Management
11 5 (13.51%) Numerate Degree
12 4 (10.81%) Data Extraction
13 3 (8.11%) Validation
13 3 (8.11%) SPSS
13 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
13 3 (8.11%) C#
13 3 (8.11%) Python
13 3 (8.11%) Time Management
13 3 (8.11%) Data Management
13 3 (8.11%) Tableau
13 3 (8.11%) Data Quality

Junior 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 7 (18.92%) SAS
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (64.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (8.11%) SPSS
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) Big Data
3 2 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (5.41%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.41%) MS Access
3 2 (5.41%) QlikView
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.70%) Power BI
4 1 (2.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
1 1 (2.70%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 21 (56.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.70%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.70%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.70%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Data Analysis
2 12 (32.43%) Analytics
3 9 (24.32%) Mathematics
4 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (18.92%) Data Analytics
6 6 (16.22%) Asset Management
6 6 (16.22%) Statistics
7 5 (13.51%) Wealth Management
8 4 (10.81%) Data Extraction
9 3 (8.11%) Data Management
9 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
9 3 (8.11%) Time Management
9 3 (8.11%) Validation
10 2 (5.41%) Big Data Analytics
10 2 (5.41%) Data Integration
10 2 (5.41%) Data Validation
10 2 (5.41%) Disruptive Innovation
10 2 (5.41%) Project Management
10 2 (5.41%) Statistical Modelling
11 1 (2.70%) Mathematical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) SQL
2 13 (35.14%) VBA
3 6 (16.22%) R
4 5 (13.51%) MATLAB
5 3 (8.11%) C#
5 3 (8.11%) Python
6 2 (5.41%) VB
7 1 (2.70%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Degree
2 5 (13.51%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (5.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Tableau
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) SAP
3 1 (2.70%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.70%) Cognos
3 1 (2.70%) Google