The table below looks at the statistics for FastStats skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FastStats over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apteco FastStats
Rank 129 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing FastStats 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.30% 0.062% -
As % of the Applications category 1.95% 0.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £22,250 £26,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.03% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
FastStats
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
308 252 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.52% 15.51% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 280 204 256
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%

FastStats
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FastStats across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

FastStats Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

FastStats
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FastStats across the Cheshire region.

FastStats Salary Trend in Cheshire

FastStats
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FastStats across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

FastStats Salary Histogram in Cheshire

FastStats
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FastStats within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 5 £22,000 -
FastStats
North West

FastStats
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing FastStats also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FastStats.

1 6 (100.00%) SPSS
1 6 (100.00%) SAS
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) Statistics
1 6 (100.00%) Marketing
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) Cluster Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Predictive Modelling
2 5 (83.33%) SmartFocus
2 5 (83.33%) Lync
2 5 (83.33%) Electronic Design Automation
2 5 (83.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (83.33%) Statistical Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) CHAID
2 5 (83.33%) Minitab
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Segmentation
4 1 (16.67%) Economics
4 1 (16.67%) SAP InfiniteInsight

FastStats
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing FastStats also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FastStats. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) SAS
2 5 (83.33%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) SPSS
2 5 (83.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Business Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Insight Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Statistics
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 5 (83.33%) CHAID
2 5 (83.33%) Statistical Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Electronic Design Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Cluster Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Predictive Modelling
3 3 (50.00%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Segmentation
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Minitab
1 5 (83.33%) SmartFocus