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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 21 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 27 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 10.00% 0.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.27% 0.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £46,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
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
220 205 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 81.48% 81.67% 63.59%
Number of salaries quoted 143 155 98
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,715
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 42 (77.78%) SAS
1 42 (77.78%) Finance
2 39 (72.22%) SQL
3 32 (59.26%) Degree
4 30 (55.56%) Analytics
5 22 (40.74%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (37.04%) Retail
7 18 (33.33%) Marketing
8 16 (29.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
10 13 (24.07%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (18.52%) VBA
11 10 (18.52%) Business Development
11 10 (18.52%) Credit Risk
11 10 (18.52%) Performance Management
11 10 (18.52%) Mathematics
11 10 (18.52%) Economics
11 10 (18.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 8 (14.81%) Data Mining
12 8 (14.81%) VB
12 8 (14.81%) Banking
13 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (11.11%) Visualisation
13 6 (11.11%) C#
14 5 (9.26%) C
14 5 (9.26%) T-SQL
14 5 (9.26%) CRM
14 5 (9.26%) ETL
15 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 42 (77.78%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.74%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (29.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
5 10 (18.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 8 (14.81%) Data Mining
7 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (7.41%) QlikView
9 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (5.56%) DB2
9 3 (5.56%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 42 (77.78%) Finance
2 20 (37.04%) Retail
3 18 (33.33%) Marketing
4 8 (14.81%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (79.63%) Analyst
2 38 (70.37%) Senior Analyst
3 25 (46.30%) Strategy Analyst
4 9 (16.67%) Developer
5 8 (14.81%) Data Analyst
5 8 (14.81%) Data Mining Analyst
5 8 (14.81%) Insight Analyst
5 8 (14.81%) Senior Insight Analyst
5 8 (14.81%) Senior Data Analyst
5 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (9.26%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Server Specialist
8 2 (3.70%) Report Analyst
9 1 (1.85%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 1 (1.85%) Business Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Business Analyst
9 1 (1.85%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) MDX
2 2 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Economics
1 10 (18.52%) Mathematics
1 10 (18.52%) Credit Risk
2 6 (11.11%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (55.56%) Analytics
2 13 (24.07%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (18.52%) Business Development
3 10 (18.52%) Performance Management
4 5 (9.26%) CRM
4 5 (9.26%) ETL
5 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.56%) Change Management
6 3 (5.56%) Business Continuity
6 3 (5.56%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (5.56%) Performance Improvement
6 3 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (5.56%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (72.22%) SQL
2 10 (18.52%) VBA
3 8 (14.81%) VB
4 6 (11.11%) C#
5 5 (9.26%) C
5 5 (9.26%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (59.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (7.41%) MicroStrategy
1 4 (7.41%) Tableau
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle
2 3 (5.56%) Sybase
3 1 (1.85%) Dundas