The median annual salary for a Senior Data Analyst was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Senior Data Analyst
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 847 878 918
Rank change year-on-year +31 +40  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Data Analyst 43 54 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.048% 0.055% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.057% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 32 49 55
Median salary £55,000 £44,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -16.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,050 £35,000 £33,336
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,250 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +0.62% -15.78%  

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 85544 95045 105654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.95% 96.52% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69856 80154 87088
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Data Analyst in the UK

Senior Data Analyst
Top 23 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 27 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 +31 40 £55,000 +25.00% 5
London +38 28 £59,250 +15.04% 3
City of London +33 12 £55,000 -8.33%
South East +37 3 £46,500 +32.85% 2
West Midlands +7 3 £37,500 -16.66%
South West -2 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Bristol - 3 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £37,500 -
Surrey +35 2 £50,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
West Yorkshire +12 1 £33,500 +3.07%
Leeds +8 1 £33,500 +3.07%
Yorkshire 0 1 £33,500 +3.07%
Manchester -34 1 £35,000 -12.50%
North West -40 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £43,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £34,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £70,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £34,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £43,000 -
Leicester - 1 £34,000 -
Staines - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 67 (77.01%) SQL
2 53 (60.92%) Data Analysis
3 43 (49.43%) Finance
4 37 (42.53%) Analytics
5 34 (39.08%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (28.74%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (26.44%) Microsoft Excel
7 23 (26.44%) Tableau
8 21 (24.14%) Degree
9 20 (22.99%) Data Management
10 19 (21.84%) SQL Server
11 18 (20.69%) Marketing
12 17 (19.54%) Visualisation
13 16 (18.39%) Data Analytics
13 16 (18.39%) Statistics
13 16 (18.39%) CRM
14 15 (17.24%) Data Modelling
15 14 (16.09%) SAS
16 12 (13.79%) SAP
16 12 (13.79%) Oracle
16 12 (13.79%) Statistical Modelling
16 12 (13.79%) Data Quality
17 11 (12.64%) Data Warehouse
17 11 (12.64%) Python
18 10 (11.49%) R
18 10 (11.49%) Data Visualisation
19 9 (10.34%) Big Data
19 9 (10.34%) BusinessObjects
19 9 (10.34%) XML
19 9 (10.34%) Banking

Senior 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 14 (16.09%) SAS
2 8 (9.20%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.45%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 23 (26.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.90%) SPSS
3 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Adobe Campaign
1 3 (3.45%) Markit EDM
1 3 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (1.15%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (2.30%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.84%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.64%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (10.34%) Big Data
3 9 (10.34%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (9.20%) Hadoop
5 7 (8.05%) Power BI
6 6 (6.90%) Apache Hive
7 5 (5.75%) QlikView
7 5 (5.75%) Relational Database
7 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (4.60%) MySQL
8 4 (4.60%) Pentaho
9 3 (3.45%) DataStage
9 3 (3.45%) HCatalog
9 3 (3.45%) Looker
9 3 (3.45%) NoSQL
9 3 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (3.45%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.45%) Maven
1 3 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 43 (49.43%) Finance
2 18 (20.69%) Marketing
3 9 (10.34%) Banking
4 7 (8.05%) Games
5 6 (6.90%) Retail
6 3 (3.45%) Back Office
6 3 (3.45%) Electronics
6 3 (3.45%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.45%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.45%) Publishing
6 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.30%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.15%) Automotive
8 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.34%) XML
2 6 (6.90%) HTML
3 5 (5.75%) CSS
4 3 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (3.45%) FpML
4 3 (3.45%) XSD
5 1 (1.15%) .NET
5 1 (1.15%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 34 (39.08%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.20%) Derivative
3 7 (8.05%) Algorithms
3 7 (8.05%) Data Structures
4 5 (5.75%) Equities
4 5 (5.75%) Fixed Income
4 5 (5.75%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.75%) OTC Derivatives
5 3 (3.45%) FMCG
5 3 (3.45%) iPad
6 2 (2.30%) Fintech
7 1 (1.15%) CMDB
7 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.15%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.15%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.15%) Linux
1 1 (1.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (60.92%) Data Analysis
2 37 (42.53%) Analytics
3 25 (28.74%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (22.99%) Data Management
5 17 (19.54%) Visualisation
6 16 (18.39%) CRM
6 16 (18.39%) Data Analytics
6 16 (18.39%) Statistics
7 15 (17.24%) Data Modelling
8 12 (13.79%) Statistical Modelling
9 10 (11.49%) Data Visualisation
10 8 (9.20%) Asset Management
10 8 (9.20%) Fund Management
10 8 (9.20%) Machine Learning
10 8 (9.20%) Mathematics
11 7 (8.05%) Mentoring
12 6 (6.90%) Business Analysis
12 6 (6.90%) Investment Management
12 6 (6.90%) SDLC
12 6 (6.90%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 67 (77.01%) SQL
2 11 (12.64%) Python
3 10 (11.49%) R
4 7 (8.05%) VBA
5 5 (5.75%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.75%) VB
6 4 (4.60%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.45%) Java
7 3 (3.45%) MATLAB
7 3 (3.45%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.30%) ABAP
8 2 (2.30%) Scala
9 1 (1.15%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (24.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.79%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.45%) ISO 15022
2 3 (3.45%) ISO 20022
2 3 (3.45%) QA
2 3 (3.45%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (26.44%) Tableau
2 12 (13.79%) Oracle
2 12 (13.79%) SAP
3 8 (9.20%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.90%) Alteryx
4 6 (6.90%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (3.45%) Ab Initio
5 3 (3.45%) Google
5 3 (3.45%) Informatica
5 3 (3.45%) Siebel
5 3 (3.45%) Sybase
6 2 (2.30%) Adobe
6 2 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.30%) Splunk
6 2 (2.30%) Teradata
7 1 (1.15%) BMC
7 1 (1.15%) Optimizely
7 1 (1.15%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.15%) Platfora
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