The median annual salary for a Senior Data Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Data Analyst
UK
Rank 812 883 920
Rank change year-on-year +71 +37  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Data Analyst 45 65 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.053% 0.063% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.066% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 33 54 33
Median salary £45,000 £46,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.70% -11.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,550 £39,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  

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 81782 99209 102096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67852 83080 83346
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Data Analyst in the UK

Senior Data Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Data Analyst in the UK

Senior Data Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Data Analyst over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Data Analyst in the UK

Senior Data Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Data Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 March 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 +74 37 £45,000 -2.70% 4
South East +62 12 £47,500 +31.94%
North West -15 12 £40,000 -
London +47 9 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Manchester -22 8 £40,000 -
Scotland +24 5 £50,000 -16.66%
Edinburgh +1 4 £50,000 -16.66%
Kent - 4 £50,000 -
Surrey - 4 £45,000 -
City of London +48 3 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Liverpool - 3 £47,500 -
Folkestone - 3 - -
Merseyside - 3 £47,500 -
Berkshire +32 2 £52,500 +43.83%
East of England +24 2 £35,000 -30.69%
Isle of Man - 2 £50,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £46,250 -
Wokingham - 2 £52,500 -
Epsom - 2 £45,000 -
Staines - 2 - -
Ipswich +30 1 £35,000 -30.69%
Suffolk +30 1 £35,000 -30.69%
West Midlands +27 1 £37,500 -
Yorkshire +20 1 £30,000 -
West Yorkshire +17 1 £30,000 -
Leeds +9 1 £30,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £40,000 -
Gatwick - 1 £47,500 -
Horsham - 1 £45,000 -
Chester - 1 £40,000 -

Senior Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Data Analyst in the job title.

1 50 (64.94%) SQL
2 40 (51.95%) Data Analysis
3 33 (42.86%) Analytics
4 27 (35.06%) Finance
5 24 (31.17%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (31.17%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (25.97%) Data Quality
7 19 (24.68%) SAS
8 16 (20.78%) Data Analytics
9 14 (18.18%) Visualisation
9 14 (18.18%) CRM
9 14 (18.18%) Oracle
10 13 (16.88%) BusinessObjects
10 13 (16.88%) Degree
11 12 (15.58%) R
11 12 (15.58%) Tableau
12 11 (14.29%) Statistics
12 11 (14.29%) Data Management
12 11 (14.29%) MS Office
12 11 (14.29%) SAP
13 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
13 10 (12.99%) MS Excel
13 10 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (12.99%) Marketing
13 10 (12.99%) Statistical Modelling
14 8 (10.39%) PL/SQL
14 8 (10.39%) Data Modelling
14 8 (10.39%) QlikView
15 7 (9.09%) Mathematics
15 7 (9.09%) Microsoft

Senior Data Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 19 (24.68%) SAS
2 4 (5.19%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.60%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (14.29%) MS Office
2 10 (12.99%) MS Excel
3 6 (7.79%) SPSS
4 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.30%) MS Project
4 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (5.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.30%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.39%) QlikView
4 6 (7.79%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.49%) Big Data
5 5 (6.49%) DataStage
5 5 (6.49%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.49%) Spotfire
5 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (5.19%) Hadoop
6 4 (5.19%) Pentaho
7 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.60%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.60%) Data Mining
8 2 (2.60%) HCatalog
8 2 (2.60%) MS Access
8 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.60%) OLTP
8 2 (2.60%) Qlik Sense
8 2 (2.60%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.30%) ERwin
1 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.30%) XMLSpy
General
1 27 (35.06%) Finance
2 10 (12.99%) Marketing
3 6 (7.79%) Retail
4 4 (5.19%) Banking
4 4 (5.19%) Legal
5 3 (3.90%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (3.90%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.90%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) CSS
1 1 (1.30%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (31.17%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.19%) iPad
3 3 (3.90%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.60%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.60%) Fintech
5 1 (1.30%) CMDB
5 1 (1.30%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.30%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.30%) Pricing Data
5 1 (1.30%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.30%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (51.95%) Data Analysis
2 33 (42.86%) Analytics
3 24 (31.17%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (20.78%) Data Analytics
5 14 (18.18%) CRM
5 14 (18.18%) Visualisation
6 11 (14.29%) Data Management
6 11 (14.29%) Statistics
7 10 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (12.99%) Statistical Modelling
8 8 (10.39%) Data Modelling
9 7 (9.09%) Machine Learning
9 7 (9.09%) Mathematics
10 6 (7.79%) Actionable Insight
10 6 (7.79%) Data Visualisation
10 6 (7.79%) Mentoring
10 6 (7.79%) Validation
11 5 (6.49%) Data Cleansing
11 5 (6.49%) ETL
11 5 (6.49%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (64.94%) SQL
2 12 (15.58%) R
3 8 (10.39%) PL/SQL
4 7 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 6 (7.79%) Python
6 3 (3.90%) C#
7 2 (2.60%) ABAP
7 2 (2.60%) Java
7 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.60%) MATLAB
7 2 (2.60%) VBA
8 1 (1.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (16.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (25.97%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.60%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) QRadar
1 1 (1.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (18.18%) Oracle
2 12 (15.58%) Tableau
3 11 (14.29%) SAP
4 7 (9.09%) Alteryx
4 7 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 6 (7.79%) Informatica
6 5 (6.49%) Ab Initio
6 5 (6.49%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (5.19%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (3.90%) Splunk
9 2 (2.60%) Google
10 1 (1.30%) Adobe
10 1 (1.30%) BMC
10 1 (1.30%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (1.30%) Platfora
10 1 (1.30%) Teradata
10 1 (1.30%) Trillium
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
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