The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 29 34 62
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +28
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 6 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.71% 6.52% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.97% 7.35% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 0
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Analytics
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
202 204 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 91.40% 88.70% 86.91%
Number of salaries quoted 176 146 233
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analytics across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Analytics
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Analytics Salary Trend in Chester

Analytics
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analytics across the Chester region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Analytics Salary Histogram in Chester

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 38 (73.08%) Finance
2 33 (63.46%) SAS
3 31 (59.62%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (55.77%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (53.85%) Credit Risk
6 24 (46.15%) SQL
7 21 (40.38%) Economics
7 21 (40.38%) Marketing
8 20 (38.46%) Mathematics
9 18 (34.62%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 18 (34.62%) Data Modelling
10 16 (30.77%) Project Management
11 15 (28.85%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (26.92%) Information Management
13 12 (23.08%) Data Analysis
13 12 (23.08%) Degree
14 11 (21.15%) Risk Management
15 10 (19.23%) VBA
15 10 (19.23%) Data Integration
16 9 (17.31%) Statistics
16 9 (17.31%) Business Analytics
16 9 (17.31%) Coaching
16 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (17.31%) Econometrics
17 8 (15.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
18 7 (13.46%) CRM
18 7 (13.46%) Performance Analysis
18 7 (13.46%) FMCG
19 6 (11.54%) Legal
20 5 (9.62%) Banking

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Analytics 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 Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (63.46%) SAS
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.85%) SAP CRM
2 2 (3.85%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (55.77%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (34.62%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 8 (15.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (3.85%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (3.85%) ROLAP
4 2 (3.85%) SAP BI
General
1 38 (73.08%) Finance
2 21 (40.38%) Marketing
3 6 (11.54%) Legal
4 5 (9.62%) Banking
5 2 (3.85%) Retail
6 1 (1.92%) Law
6 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (44.23%) Analyst
2 17 (32.69%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Consultant
3 8 (15.38%) SAS Consultant
4 7 (13.46%) Strategy Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Senior SAS Consultant
5 4 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Information Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Forecast Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Lead Data Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Insight Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Insight Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Customer Insight Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Customer Insight Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Lead Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Customer Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Strategy Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 31 (59.62%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (53.85%) Credit Risk
3 21 (40.38%) Economics
4 20 (38.46%) Mathematics
5 10 (19.23%) Data Integration
6 9 (17.31%) Statistics
7 7 (13.46%) FMCG
8 5 (9.62%) Data Extraction
8 5 (9.62%) Physics
9 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
9 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Data Modelling
2 16 (30.77%) Project Management
3 15 (28.85%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (26.92%) Information Management
5 12 (23.08%) Data Analysis
6 11 (21.15%) Risk Management
7 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (17.31%) Econometrics
7 9 (17.31%) Business Analytics
7 9 (17.31%) Coaching
8 7 (13.46%) Performance Analysis
8 7 (13.46%) CRM
9 5 (9.62%) ETL
9 5 (9.62%) CHAID
9 5 (9.62%) Statistical Analysis
9 5 (9.62%) Validation
9 5 (9.62%) Project Planning
9 5 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (7.69%) People Management
11 3 (5.77%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 24 (46.15%) SQL
2 10 (19.23%) VBA
3 5 (9.62%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (9.62%) SAP
2 3 (5.77%) Google
3 2 (3.85%) Tableau
3 2 (3.85%) Teradata
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft