The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analysis
England / North West
Rank 162 121 130
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +9
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 83 118 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.38% 2.09% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 2.37% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 74 88 115
Median salary £35,000 £33,725 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.78% -3.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
5417 4989 6132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 90.33% 88.22% 87.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4498 4145 5123
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Data Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Data Analysis
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Data Analysis Salary Trend in the North West

Data Analysis
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Data Analysis Salary Histogram in the North West

Data Analysis
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -27 52 £40,000 +6.66% 11
Merseyside -9 13 £37,500 +59.57%
Cheshire -19 8 £35,000 +34.61% 8
Lancashire - 8 £33,000 -
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 126 (60.00%) SQL
2 78 (37.14%) Business Intelligence
2 78 (37.14%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (34.76%) SQL Server
4 67 (31.90%) MS Excel
5 61 (29.05%) Analytics
6 52 (24.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 49 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 45 (21.43%) Finance
9 44 (20.95%) Degree
10 36 (17.14%) Microsoft
11 35 (16.67%) T-SQL
12 33 (15.71%) VBA
13 31 (14.76%) Data Modelling
13 31 (14.76%) Statistics
14 29 (13.81%) ETL
15 28 (13.33%) Computer Science
16 27 (12.86%) Data Warehouse
17 26 (12.38%) Python
17 26 (12.38%) Mathematics
17 26 (12.38%) Marketing
18 25 (11.90%) Data Analytics
19 24 (11.43%) ITIL
20 23 (10.95%) Tableau
21 22 (10.48%) Visualisation
21 22 (10.48%) Data Mining
21 22 (10.48%) QA
21 22 (10.48%) Agile Software Development
22 21 (10.00%) iPad
22 21 (10.00%) R

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (9.05%) SAS
1 19 (9.05%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.38%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.95%) Alfresco
3 2 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 67 (31.90%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.67%) SPSS
3 11 (5.24%) MS Office
4 5 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.90%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.43%) Stata
7 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.90%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.95%) Exstream
3 2 (0.95%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.48%) FastStats
4 1 (0.48%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.71%) SaaS
2 8 (3.81%) IaaS
2 8 (3.81%) PaaS
3 4 (1.90%) G Suite
3 4 (1.90%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.43%) Google Tag Manager
5 2 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.48%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.48%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.90%) 802.11
1 4 (1.90%) DHCP
1 4 (1.90%) DNS
1 4 (1.90%) VPN
2 1 (0.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (34.76%) SQL Server
2 52 (24.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 49 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (12.86%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (10.48%) Data Mining
6 19 (9.05%) Big Data
7 18 (8.57%) Power BI
8 16 (7.62%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (6.19%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (5.24%) QlikView
12 9 (4.29%) MySQL
12 9 (4.29%) Relational Database
13 8 (3.81%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (3.33%) NoSQL
14 7 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 6 (2.86%) Hadoop
16 5 (2.38%) MS Access
16 5 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.95%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.95%) NUnit
2 2 (0.95%) Selenium
2 2 (0.95%) SoapUI
2 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.95%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.48%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 45 (21.43%) Finance
2 26 (12.38%) Marketing
3 12 (5.71%) Legal
4 7 (3.33%) Multimedia
5 4 (1.90%) Retail
6 3 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.95%) Advertising
7 2 (0.95%) Banking
7 2 (0.95%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (0.95%) Law
8 1 (0.48%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 107 (50.95%) Analyst
2 52 (24.76%) Data Analyst
3 45 (21.43%) SQL Analyst
4 41 (19.52%) SQL Data Analyst
5 40 (19.05%) Developer
6 21 (10.00%) Data Scientist
7 15 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
8 14 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
9 13 (6.19%) Business Analyst
9 13 (6.19%) JavaScript Developer
9 13 (6.19%) SQL Developer
10 12 (5.71%) Analyst Developer
10 12 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 11 (5.24%) DBA
11 11 (5.24%) Senior Analyst
11 11 (5.24%) SQL DBA
11 11 (5.24%) SQL Server Analyst
12 10 (4.76%) SSIS Analyst
12 10 (4.76%) SSRS Analyst
13 9 (4.29%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.62%) .NET
1 16 (7.62%) HTML
2 15 (7.14%) CSS
2 15 (7.14%) MDX
3 13 (6.19%) jQuery
4 12 (5.71%) D3.js
5 11 (5.24%) Highcharts JS
6 8 (3.81%) ASP.NET
6 8 (3.81%) XML
7 5 (2.38%) Web Services
8 4 (1.90%) 802.1X
9 2 (0.95%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.95%) REST
9 2 (0.95%) SOAP
9 2 (0.95%) XSD
9 2 (0.95%) XSLT
10 1 (0.48%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 78 (37.14%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 21 (10.00%) iPad
4 16 (7.62%) Management Information System
5 13 (6.19%) Algorithms
6 7 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (2.38%) Credit Risk
8 4 (1.90%) Smart Meter
8 4 (1.90%) Social Media
8 4 (1.90%) User Experience
9 3 (1.43%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.95%) Clustering
10 2 (0.95%) NHS
10 2 (0.95%) Pricing Data
11 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.48%) New Media
11 1 (0.48%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.38%) Windows
2 4 (1.90%) Windows 10
2 4 (1.90%) Windows 7
2 4 (1.90%) Windows 8
2 4 (1.90%) Windows Vista
3 3 (1.43%) Linux
3 3 (1.43%) Unix
4 1 (0.48%) AIX
4 1 (0.48%) VMS
4 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (37.14%) Business Intelligence
2 61 (29.05%) Analytics
3 31 (14.76%) Data Modelling
3 31 (14.76%) Statistics
4 29 (13.81%) ETL
5 26 (12.38%) Mathematics
6 25 (11.90%) Data Analytics
7 24 (11.43%) ITIL
8 22 (10.48%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (10.48%) Visualisation
9 20 (9.52%) Machine Learning
10 18 (8.57%) CRM
10 18 (8.57%) Data Management
11 17 (8.10%) Business Analysis
12 14 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (5.71%) Customer Insight
13 12 (5.71%) Validation
14 11 (5.24%) Front End Development
14 11 (5.24%) Project Management
15 10 (4.76%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 126 (60.00%) SQL
2 35 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 33 (15.71%) VBA
4 26 (12.38%) Python
5 21 (10.00%) R
6 20 (9.52%) JavaScript
7 16 (7.62%) PowerShell
8 11 (5.24%) C#
9 8 (3.81%) VB
10 7 (3.33%) Java
10 7 (3.33%) Scala
11 6 (2.86%) C
11 6 (2.86%) MATLAB
12 4 (1.90%) Perl
12 4 (1.90%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.43%) C++
13 3 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (20.95%) Degree
2 11 (5.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (5.24%) PhD
3 7 (3.33%) MCSA
4 5 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.90%) CCNA
5 4 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.43%) ISEB
7 2 (0.95%) IIBA
7 2 (0.95%) MCP
7 2 (0.95%) MCSE
8 1 (0.48%) ACCA
8 1 (0.48%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.48%) CIMA
8 1 (0.48%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.48%) QA
2 14 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 14 (6.67%) SLA
3 8 (3.81%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.48%) IFRS
System Software
1 4 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.95%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.90%) AirWatch
2 2 (0.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.95%) Tableau
3 15 (7.14%) Oracle
4 9 (4.29%) Cognos
4 9 (4.29%) Orchard
4 9 (4.29%) SAP
5 8 (3.81%) Google
6 7 (3.33%) IBM
7 6 (2.86%) Alteryx
7 6 (2.86%) HP
7 6 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.90%) VMware
9 2 (0.95%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.95%) Dell
9 2 (0.95%) Fujitsu
9 2 (0.95%) IFS
9 2 (0.95%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.48%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.48%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.48%) Optimizely
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