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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analytics
Rank 19 32 57
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +25
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 14 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 6.28% 6.44% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.83% 7.21% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 2
Average salary £48,250 £52,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.09% +123.40%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
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
205 208 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 91.93% 89.27% 87.07%
Number of salaries quoted 171 157 185
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £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 26 November 2014.

Analytics Salary Histogram in Chester

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 47 (77.05%) Finance
2 41 (67.21%) SAS
3 32 (52.46%) SQL
3 32 (52.46%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (47.54%) Data Warehouse
4 29 (47.54%) Credit Risk
5 25 (40.98%) Marketing
6 22 (36.07%) Economics
7 20 (32.79%) Data Analysis
7 20 (32.79%) Degree
7 20 (32.79%) Mathematics
8 18 (29.51%) Data Modelling
8 18 (29.51%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 16 (26.23%) Project Management
10 15 (24.59%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (22.95%) Information Management
12 11 (18.03%) Risk Management
13 10 (16.39%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (16.39%) VBA
13 10 (16.39%) Retail
13 10 (16.39%) Econometrics
13 10 (16.39%) Statistics
13 10 (16.39%) Coaching
13 10 (16.39%) Data Integration
14 9 (14.75%) Business Analytics
15 8 (13.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
16 7 (11.48%) CRM
16 7 (11.48%) Business Development
16 7 (11.48%) Performance Analysis
16 7 (11.48%) FMCG

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 41 (67.21%) SAS
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.28%) SAP CRM
2 2 (3.28%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (47.54%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (29.51%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 8 (13.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (3.28%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (3.28%) ROLAP
4 2 (3.28%) SAP BI
General
1 47 (77.05%) Finance
2 25 (40.98%) Marketing
3 10 (16.39%) Retail
4 6 (9.84%) Legal
5 5 (8.20%) Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Law
6 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (50.82%) Analyst
2 25 (40.98%) Senior Analyst
3 15 (24.59%) Strategy Analyst
4 8 (13.11%) Consultant
4 8 (13.11%) SAS Consultant
5 4 (6.56%) Senior SAS Consultant
5 4 (6.56%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (4.92%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Information Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Forecast Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Lead Data Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Insight Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Senior Insight Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Customer Insight Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Senior Customer Insight Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Lead Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Customer Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Strategy Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 32 (52.46%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (47.54%) Credit Risk
3 22 (36.07%) Economics
4 20 (32.79%) Mathematics
5 10 (16.39%) Statistics
5 10 (16.39%) Data Integration
6 7 (11.48%) FMCG
7 5 (8.20%) Data Extraction
7 5 (8.20%) Physics
8 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
8 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.79%) Data Analysis
2 18 (29.51%) Data Modelling
3 16 (26.23%) Project Management
4 15 (24.59%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (22.95%) Information Management
6 11 (18.03%) Risk Management
7 10 (16.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (16.39%) Econometrics
7 10 (16.39%) Coaching
8 9 (14.75%) Business Analytics
9 7 (11.48%) Business Development
9 7 (11.48%) CRM
9 7 (11.48%) Performance Analysis
10 5 (8.20%) Project Planning
10 5 (8.20%) ETL
10 5 (8.20%) CHAID
10 5 (8.20%) Validation
10 5 (8.20%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (8.20%) Performance Management
10 5 (8.20%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (52.46%) SQL
2 10 (16.39%) VBA
3 5 (8.20%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (32.79%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (8.20%) SAP
2 3 (4.92%) Google
3 2 (3.28%) Tableau
3 2 (3.28%) Teradata
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft