The table below looks at the statistics for Analytics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 56 49 60
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 5 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.00% 3.21% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 3.86% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 1
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Analytics
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
414 414 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 82.63% 83.13% 79.01%
Number of salaries quoted 343 332 357
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,875 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Analytics
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Analytics Salary Trend in Lancashire

Analytics
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analytics across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Analytics Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Analytics
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +4 4 £32,500 +12.06%
Analytics
North West

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 8 (72.73%) Data Analysis
1 8 (72.73%) Google
1 8 (72.73%) Marketing
1 8 (72.73%) Google Analytics
2 7 (63.64%) Pay per click
2 7 (63.64%) SEO
3 6 (54.55%) Online Marketing
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) R
6 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
6 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (9.09%) Web Development
7 1 (9.09%) Content Management
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Competitive Intelligence
7 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (9.09%) Web Analytics
7 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
7 1 (9.09%) C#
7 1 (9.09%) HTML
7 1 (9.09%) Java
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
General
1 8 (72.73%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) PPC Specialist
1 7 (63.64%) PPC Manager
1 7 (63.64%) PPC Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) PPC Executive
2 6 (54.55%) Marketing Manager
2 6 (54.55%) Online Marketing Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (9.09%) MI Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Scientist
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Copywriting
2 1 (9.09%) Blog
2 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Data Analysis
2 7 (63.64%) SEO
2 7 (63.64%) Pay per click
3 6 (54.55%) Online Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Content Management
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Competitive Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Web Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) R
3 1 (9.09%) VBA
3 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PhD
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) Tableau
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft