The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 29 25 59
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +34
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 3 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.56% 8.37% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 9.64% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 3
Average salary £17,000 £37,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.66% +33.92%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.94%
Data Analysis
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
165 197 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 85.94% 86.78% 86.49%
Number of salaries quoted 148 125 258
Average salary £42,500 £39,900 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.51% +14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Data Analysis
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Data Analysis Salary Trend in Chester

Data Analysis
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 9 (75.00%) Finance
1 9 (75.00%) SAS
1 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (50.00%) Analytics
2 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 6 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 6 (50.00%) Economics
2 6 (50.00%) Marketing
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) VBA
2 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (25.00%) Data Mining
3 3 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 3 (25.00%) CRM
3 3 (25.00%) VB
3 3 (25.00%) C
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Email Marketing
3 3 (25.00%) Coaching

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (75.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 3 (25.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Marketing
3 3 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
1 9 (75.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Data Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Strategy Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Marketing Executive
2 3 (25.00%) Data Mining Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Insight Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Insight Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (50.00%) Economics
2 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (50.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) Coaching
2 3 (25.00%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
1 6 (50.00%) VBA
2 3 (25.00%) C
2 3 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree