Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford 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.

Data Analyst
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 89 98
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 7 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.72% 0.19% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.20% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 4
Watford median annual salary £25,000 £28,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% -11.54% +30.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,625 £31,250
90th Percentile £30,500 £29,875 £40,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -18.75% +23.08% +18.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent vacancies in Watford with a recognized job title 937 996 1045
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.40% 96.42% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 787 859 854
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.50% +0.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in Watford

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Data Analyst in Watford

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in Watford over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analyst in Watford

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 across the Watford region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) German Language
2 6 (85.71%) Marketing
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) Data Analytics
3 5 (71.43%) Analytics
3 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (42.86%) French Language
5 1 (14.29%) Zephyr
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (14.29%) JIRA
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) Dutch Language
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) ETL
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) ODBC
5 1 (14.29%) Migration

Data Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (85.71%) German Language
1 6 (85.71%) Marketing
2 3 (42.86%) French Language
3 1 (14.29%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Analytics
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Data Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft