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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analytics
Rank 64 54 92
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +38
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 260 315 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.80% 4.24% 2.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.42% 5.07% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 152 169 168
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -17.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £56,800
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
Analytics
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5885 6212 5530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.92% 83.56% 79.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4882 4949 4701
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,204
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Analytics
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Analytics Salary Trend in the North West

Analytics
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analytics across the North West region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Analytics Salary Histogram in the North West

Analytics
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Manchester -22 151 £37,500 +7.14% 32
Cheshire 0 76 £40,000 -5.88% 9
Merseyside +10 24 £30,500 -28.23% 4
Lancashire -5 5 £35,000 +40.00% 2
Cumbria -9 1 £15,000 -57.14%
Analytics
England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 121 (28.07%) Analytical Skills
2 114 (26.45%) Business Intelligence
3 111 (25.75%) SQL
4 105 (24.36%) Marketing
5 104 (24.13%) Degree
6 99 (22.97%) Finance
7 98 (22.74%) Google
8 93 (21.58%) Business Analytics
8 93 (21.58%) Google Analytics
9 81 (18.79%) Microsoft
10 80 (18.56%) HTML
11 79 (18.33%) Data Warehouse
12 76 (17.63%) Agile Software Development
12 76 (17.63%) Big Data
13 64 (14.85%) SAS
14 63 (14.62%) SEO
15 61 (14.15%) CSS
16 60 (13.92%) JavaScript
17 57 (13.23%) SQL Server
18 56 (12.99%) E-Commerce
19 52 (12.06%) MySQL
20 50 (11.60%) PHP
21 49 (11.37%) MS Excel
22 47 (10.90%) MS Office
23 46 (10.67%) Python
23 46 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
23 46 (10.67%) Open Source
24 45 (10.44%) Business Development
24 45 (10.44%) Pay per click
25 44 (10.21%) IBM

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 64 (14.85%) SAS
2 32 (7.42%) WordPress
3 26 (6.03%) CMS
4 13 (3.02%) JBoss
5 12 (2.78%) Apache Pig
5 12 (2.78%) Apache Spark
6 8 (1.86%) IIS
7 7 (1.62%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.16%) Apache
8 5 (1.16%) Joomla!
8 5 (1.16%) Drupal
8 5 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.70%) Kentico
9 3 (0.70%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.46%) Lync
10 2 (0.46%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 49 (11.37%) MS Excel
2 47 (10.90%) MS Office
3 36 (8.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (6.73%) SPSS
5 27 (6.26%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (2.09%) Photoshop
7 7 (1.62%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.93%) PowerPivot
9 4 (0.93%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.46%) MS Project
10 2 (0.46%) Adobe Premiere
10 2 (0.46%) FastStats
11 1 (0.23%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 7 (1.62%) Magento
2 5 (1.16%) Unica
3 3 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.70%) Shopify
4 2 (0.46%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.46%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.46%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.46%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.46%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.46%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.23%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.23%) Siebel Analytics
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 93 (21.58%) Google Analytics
2 26 (6.03%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.48%) Route 53
3 15 (3.48%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.70%) GitHub
5 3 (0.70%) Trello
5 3 (0.70%) MailChimp
6 2 (0.46%) SmartFocus
6 2 (0.46%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.80%) Internet
2 22 (5.10%) VPN
3 15 (3.48%) PPTP
3 15 (3.48%) IPsec
3 15 (3.48%) OpenVPN
4 9 (2.09%) Intranet
5 7 (1.62%) HTTP
6 5 (1.16%) Firewall
7 4 (0.93%) Network Security
7 4 (0.93%) Extranet
8 3 (0.70%) SSL
9 2 (0.46%) SMS
10 1 (0.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (18.33%) Data Warehouse
2 76 (17.63%) Big Data
3 57 (13.23%) SQL Server
4 52 (12.06%) MySQL
5 37 (8.58%) Data Mining
6 35 (8.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 34 (7.89%) Hadoop
8 31 (7.19%) NoSQL
9 26 (6.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 26 (6.03%) QlikView
10 25 (5.80%) BusinessObjects
11 23 (5.34%) MongoDB
12 21 (4.87%) PostgreSQL
13 19 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
14 17 (3.94%) Pentaho
15 14 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
16 13 (3.02%) Relational Database
16 13 (3.02%) Apache Hive
17 12 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 11 (2.55%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 14 (3.25%) Jenkins
2 13 (3.02%) Ant
2 13 (3.02%) Maven
3 10 (2.32%) Talend Open Studio
4 8 (1.86%) Selenium
5 5 (1.16%) JUnit
5 5 (1.16%) Selenium IDE
5 5 (1.16%) Log4j
6 4 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.93%) PHPUnit
6 4 (0.93%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (0.70%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.46%) JIRA
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.23%) Firebug
9 1 (0.23%) ProC
9 1 (0.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 105 (24.36%) Marketing
2 99 (22.97%) Finance
3 38 (8.82%) Retail
4 23 (5.34%) Telecoms
5 22 (5.10%) Advertising
6 20 (4.64%) Banking
7 9 (2.09%) Legal
8 6 (1.39%) Multimedia
8 6 (1.39%) Automotive
9 5 (1.16%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.93%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.93%) Local Government
10 4 (0.93%) Law
10 4 (0.93%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.70%) Billing
12 2 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.23%) Games
13 1 (0.23%) Front Office
13 1 (0.23%) Back Office
13 1 (0.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 134 (31.09%) Analyst
2 87 (20.19%) Developer
3 51 (11.83%) Consultant
4 40 (9.28%) Business Analyst
5 27 (6.26%) Senior Analyst
6 24 (5.57%) PHP Developer
7 20 (4.64%) PPC Specialist
7 20 (4.64%) Architect
7 20 (4.64%) PPC Manager
7 20 (4.64%) PPC Analyst
7 20 (4.64%) PPC Executive
8 19 (4.41%) Data Analyst
8 19 (4.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 17 (3.94%) Marketing Manager
10 12 (2.78%) MI Analyst
10 12 (2.78%) DevOps Engineer
11 11 (2.55%) Business Developer
12 10 (2.32%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 10 (2.32%) Senior Developer
12 10 (2.32%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (18.56%) HTML
2 61 (14.15%) CSS
3 24 (5.57%) .NET
4 22 (5.10%) jQuery
5 21 (4.87%) XML
5 21 (4.87%) LAMP
6 12 (2.78%) Web Services
7 11 (2.55%) AngularJS
8 10 (2.32%) REST
9 9 (2.09%) XHTML
9 9 (2.09%) ASP.NET
9 9 (2.09%) HTML5
10 8 (1.86%) JDBC
10 8 (1.86%) SOAP
10 8 (1.86%) Hibernate
10 8 (1.86%) Spring
10 8 (1.86%) CSS3
10 8 (1.86%) HornetQ
10 8 (1.86%) WSDL
11 6 (1.39%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 121 (28.07%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 37 (8.58%) Social Media
4 36 (8.35%) Visualisation
5 35 (8.12%) Credit Risk
6 29 (6.73%) User Experience
7 23 (5.34%) Computer Science
8 17 (3.94%) Cryptography
8 17 (3.94%) PKI
9 13 (3.02%) Data Integration
10 11 (2.55%) Graphic Design
11 10 (2.32%) Statistics
12 8 (1.86%) Life Science
12 8 (1.86%) Mathematics
13 7 (1.62%) Blog
13 7 (1.62%) Smartphone
14 6 (1.39%) Copywriting
15 5 (1.16%) CMDB
15 5 (1.16%) Animation
15 5 (1.16%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 42 (9.74%) Linux
2 18 (4.18%) Windows
3 16 (3.71%) UNIX
4 15 (3.48%) CentOS
5 8 (1.86%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (1.16%) SUSE
7 2 (0.46%) Android
7 2 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (26.45%) Business Intelligence
2 93 (21.58%) Business Analytics
3 76 (17.63%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (14.62%) SEO
5 56 (12.99%) E-Commerce
6 46 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 46 (10.67%) Open Source
7 45 (10.44%) Business Development
7 45 (10.44%) Pay per click
8 43 (9.98%) Business Analysis
9 42 (9.74%) Scrum
10 40 (9.28%) Digital Marketing
11 39 (9.05%) Use Case
12 37 (8.58%) Benchmarking
13 34 (7.89%) Predictive Modelling
14 33 (7.66%) Data Analysis
15 32 (7.42%) Web Development
15 32 (7.42%) People Management
16 31 (7.19%) Continuous Improvement
16 31 (7.19%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 111 (25.75%) SQL
2 60 (13.92%) JavaScript
3 50 (11.60%) PHP
4 46 (10.67%) Python
5 35 (8.12%) R
6 28 (6.50%) Java
7 23 (5.34%) C++
8 21 (4.87%) C#
9 18 (4.18%) T-SQL
10 17 (3.94%) Bash Shell
11 13 (3.02%) C
12 12 (2.78%) Perl
13 7 (1.62%) Scala
14 5 (1.16%) VBA
14 5 (1.16%) SPARQL
14 5 (1.16%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.16%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.16%) Ruby
15 4 (0.93%) VB
15 4 (0.93%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 104 (24.13%) Degree
2 28 (6.50%) ISEB
3 5 (1.16%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.46%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (0.46%) CISSP
4 2 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.46%) CISA
4 2 (0.46%) CISM
5 1 (0.23%) GIAC
5 1 (0.23%) MOS
5 1 (0.23%) PMP
5 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.23%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.23%) PhD
5 1 (0.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.64%) QA
2 16 (3.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.86%) ISO 9001
4 7 (1.62%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.46%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.23%) FATCA
6 1 (0.23%) SLA
6 1 (0.23%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (3.25%) Docker
2 9 (2.09%) HDFS
3 7 (1.62%) GPFS
4 2 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (3.94%) Puppet
2 14 (3.25%) Vagrant
3 8 (1.86%) Oozie
4 5 (1.16%) Hadoop YARN
5 4 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.23%) Dollar Universe
6 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.23%) Netcool
Vendors
1 98 (22.74%) Google
2 81 (18.79%) Microsoft
3 44 (10.21%) IBM
4 43 (9.98%) Oracle
5 34 (7.89%) Cognos
6 29 (6.73%) Tableau
7 26 (6.03%) SAP
8 21 (4.87%) Teradata
9 19 (4.41%) Perforce
10 16 (3.71%) Twitter
10 16 (3.71%) Cloudera
11 14 (3.25%) Ab Initio
11 14 (3.25%) Informatica
12 11 (2.55%) MapR
12 11 (2.55%) Hortonworks
13 10 (2.32%) Talend
13 10 (2.32%) Apple
13 10 (2.32%) Netezza
14 9 (2.09%) Adobe
15 8 (1.86%) MicroStrategy
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