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 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
Data Analysis
Rank 29 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 13 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.12% 2.64% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.68% 2.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £72,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.12%
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
229 203 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 90.16% 89.43% 81.60%
Number of salaries quoted 166 164 132
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 October 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 30 (96.77%) Finance
2 28 (90.32%) SAS
3 20 (64.52%) SQL
3 20 (64.52%) Analytics
4 18 (58.06%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (58.06%) Degree
5 13 (41.94%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (32.26%) VBA
6 10 (32.26%) Retail
6 10 (32.26%) Credit Risk
6 10 (32.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 10 (32.26%) Mathematics
6 10 (32.26%) Marketing
6 10 (32.26%) Economics
7 8 (25.81%) Banking
7 8 (25.81%) Data Mining
7 8 (25.81%) VB
8 5 (16.13%) CRM
8 5 (16.13%) C
8 5 (16.13%) Coaching
8 5 (16.13%) Performance Management
8 5 (16.13%) Business Development
9 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
10 2 (6.45%) Sybase
10 2 (6.45%) DB2
10 2 (6.45%) Windows
10 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
10 2 (6.45%) Oracle

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 28 (90.32%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (32.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 8 (25.81%) Data Mining
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.45%) DB2
5 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 30 (96.77%) Finance
2 10 (32.26%) Retail
2 10 (32.26%) Marketing
3 8 (25.81%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (90.32%) Senior Analyst
1 28 (90.32%) Analyst
2 15 (48.39%) Strategy Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Data Mining Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Insight Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Senior Insight Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Data Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Senior Data Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Developer
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Server Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Database Developer
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Developer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (58.06%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (32.26%) Economics
2 10 (32.26%) Mathematics
2 10 (32.26%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Analytics
2 5 (16.13%) Coaching
2 5 (16.13%) Business Development
2 5 (16.13%) Performance Management
2 5 (16.13%) CRM
3 2 (6.45%) Change Management
3 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity
3 2 (6.45%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (6.45%) Data Management
4 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 10 (32.26%) VBA
3 8 (25.81%) VB
4 5 (16.13%) C
5 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle
1 2 (6.45%) Sybase