Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Statistical Data Analyst was £37,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Statistical Data Analyst
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1197 1214 1267
Rank change year-on-year +17 +53 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Statistical Data Analyst 6 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.005% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.005% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 24
UK median annual salary £37,250 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.67% -25.00% +47.06%
10th Percentile £24,750 £30,550 £31,075
90th Percentile £55,625 £43,750 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -3.75% +60.00% -9.09%

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 172542 183486 211561
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.49% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 138422 153547 175640
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%

Statistical Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Statistical Data Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Statistical Data Analyst in the UK

Statistical Data Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Statistical Data Analyst in the UK

Statistical Data Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Statistical Data Analyst over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Statistical Data Analyst in the UK

Statistical Data Analyst
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistical Data Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 17 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 +58 6 £37,250 -0.67%
UK excluding London +38 4 £38,500 -3.75%
North of England - 3 £29,500 -
London +15 2 £36,250 +8.21%
North East - 1 £24,500 -
North West - 1 £47,500 -
South West - 1 £60,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £29,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Statistical 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 Statistical Data Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Mathematics
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Statistics
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) SAS
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) SPSS
5 1 (16.67%) Games
5 1 (16.67%) Econometrics
5 1 (16.67%) MS Access
5 1 (16.67%) PhD
5 1 (16.67%) Cognos
5 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) VBA
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Data Management
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Economics
5 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Fintech
5 1 (16.67%) Random Forest

Statistical 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 2 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (16.67%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (16.67%) MS Access
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
2 1 (16.67%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Demand Forecasting
3 1 (16.67%) Demand Management
3 1 (16.67%) Econometrics
3 1 (16.67%) Economics
3 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
3 1 (16.67%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Prescriptive Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Random Forest
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) R
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (16.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft