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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 54 65 62
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 7 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.41% 0.46% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 0.55% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 5
Average salary £23,500 £24,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.08% -10.28%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,625 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +10.35%
Data Analysis
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
391 547 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 78.51% 84.02% 84.28%
Number of salaries quoted 288 453 434
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Data Analysis
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Data Analysis Salary Trend in Merseyside

Data Analysis
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Liverpool +20 5 £23,500 -10.68% 7
Southport -6 2 - -
Data Analysis
North West

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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%) Management Information System
2 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Time Management
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) Service Management
5 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) SLA
5 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (25.00%) Remedy
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
6 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) SDLC
6 2 (16.67%) Economics
6 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (16.67%) Statistics
6 2 (16.67%) Operations Research
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 2 (16.67%) Credit Risk

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Project Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Project Support Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) MI Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Support
3 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Economics
3 2 (16.67%) Statistics
3 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 2 (16.67%) Credit Risk
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Time Management
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Research
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) B2B
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Remedy
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) LexisNexis
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle