Job Profile: Data Analyst
Posted on Friday, July 22, 2022 by Faye Copp — No comments
Pathway: Data Analysis Pathway
Data Analysts are in high-demand and is a well-paid career path with great prospects. Data analysts are an integral and increasingly important part of an organisation and if you have experience in collaboration and an eye for detail, this pathway might be a great one for you.
WHAT DOES A DATA ANALYST DO?
Data analysts are responsible for collecting, organising and analysing data and then using that information to monitor performance, inform decision making and solve problems.
HOW MUCH DOES A DATA ANALYST MAKE IN THE UK?
The average salary expectations at entry level are: £25,000 - £35,000.
IS DATA ANALYSIS THE RIGHT CAREER PATH FOR ME?
Data is everywhere and is a skill-set that’s made data analysts needed across finance, consulting, manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, government and education, which can mean job stability and great career opportunities.
Soft skills required
Hard skills required
If you want to climb the data analyst career ladder, the most common route of progression is:
Senior Data Analyst
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