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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 102 146 184
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +38
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 157 108 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.37% 1.55% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.84% 1.87% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 135 85 59
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £41,900 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Data Analysis
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
5536 5785 5825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.57% 82.96% 79.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4484 4715 4805
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
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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 +82 114 £36,000 +24.13% 13
Cheshire -21 34 £30,250 -13.57% 5
Merseyside +14 5 £20,000 -27.27% 3
Lancashire 0 2 £33,750 -25.00% 2
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 147 (52.31%) Finance
2 134 (47.69%) SQL
3 92 (32.74%) Analytical Skills
4 90 (32.03%) SQL Server
5 89 (31.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 87 (30.96%) Business Intelligence
7 73 (25.98%) Business Analysis
8 68 (24.20%) CRM
9 64 (22.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 60 (21.35%) MS Excel
11 52 (18.51%) SharePoint
11 52 (18.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 51 (18.15%) Microsoft
13 50 (17.79%) PRINCE2
13 50 (17.79%) SQL Server 2008
14 48 (17.08%) Agile Software Development
15 39 (13.88%) Degree
15 39 (13.88%) Project Management
15 39 (13.88%) PowerPivot
15 39 (13.88%) Campaign Management
16 37 (13.17%) Data Modelling
16 37 (13.17%) Data Cleansing
17 32 (11.39%) Analytics
18 30 (10.68%) MS Office
19 24 (8.54%) Service Management
19 24 (8.54%) Marketing
20 22 (7.83%) Management Information System
21 20 (7.12%) Data Mining
21 20 (7.12%) MS Visio
21 20 (7.12%) Mathematics

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 52 (18.51%) SharePoint
2 16 (5.69%) SAS
3 6 (2.14%) CMS
3 6 (2.14%) Joomla!
4 4 (1.42%) MS Project Server
5 3 (1.07%) Apache
5 3 (1.07%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.36%) Lync
6 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 60 (21.35%) MS Excel
2 39 (13.88%) PowerPivot
3 30 (10.68%) MS Office
4 20 (7.12%) MS Visio
5 13 (4.63%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (1.78%) SPSS
7 4 (1.42%) MS Project
7 4 (1.42%) FastStats
8 3 (1.07%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (3.20%) Dynamics NAV
1 9 (3.20%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (3.20%) Dynamics GP
1 9 (3.20%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (1.78%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.07%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.36%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.36%) arcHouse
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.71%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (32.03%) SQL Server
2 89 (31.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 64 (22.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 52 (18.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 50 (17.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (7.12%) Data Mining
7 16 (5.69%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (3.91%) Crystal Reports
9 9 (3.20%) Relational Database
10 8 (2.85%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (2.14%) Big Data
12 5 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (1.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 5 (1.78%) QlikView
13 4 (1.42%) DTS
14 3 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2000
15 2 (0.71%) Text Mining
15 2 (0.71%) Oracle BI EE
15 2 (0.71%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (3.20%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.42%) Cucumber
3 3 (1.07%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.36%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 147 (52.31%) Finance
2 24 (8.54%) Marketing
3 17 (6.05%) Financial Institution
4 16 (5.69%) Banking
5 9 (3.20%) General Ledger
6 6 (2.14%) Retail
6 6 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (2.14%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.42%) Law
8 2 (0.71%) Legal
8 2 (0.71%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.36%) French Language
9 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 153 (54.45%) Analyst
2 83 (29.54%) Business Analyst
3 60 (21.35%) Developer
4 43 (15.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 36 (12.81%) Financial Business Analyst
5 36 (12.81%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 28 (9.96%) Data Analyst
7 19 (6.76%) MI Analyst
8 15 (5.34%) Delivery Manager
8 15 (5.34%) Senior Developer
9 14 (4.98%) Senior Analyst
9 14 (4.98%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 14 (4.98%) SQL Data Analyst
10 11 (3.91%) Report Analyst
10 11 (3.91%) Banking Business Analyst
11 9 (3.20%) Systems Analyst
12 8 (2.85%) Commercial Analyst
13 7 (2.49%) Senior Commercial Analyst
13 7 (2.49%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
13 7 (2.49%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.34%) .NET
2 11 (3.91%) HTML
3 8 (2.85%) ASP.NET
3 8 (2.85%) CSS
4 6 (2.14%) WinForms
4 6 (2.14%) jQuery
4 6 (2.14%) HTML5
4 6 (2.14%) CSS3
5 4 (1.42%) AngularJS
5 4 (1.42%) Akka
5 4 (1.42%) Play Framework
6 3 (1.07%) COM
7 2 (0.71%) XML
8 1 (0.36%) FIXML
8 1 (0.36%) FpML
8 1 (0.36%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 92 (32.74%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.83%) Management Information System
3 20 (7.12%) Mathematics
4 17 (6.05%) Economics
5 15 (5.34%) Statistics
6 13 (4.63%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.85%) Visualisation
8 7 (2.49%) User Experience
9 6 (2.14%) NHS
10 4 (1.42%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.07%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.07%) FMCG
11 3 (1.07%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.07%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.71%) Social Media
12 2 (0.71%) Data Integration
13 1 (0.36%) Physics
13 1 (0.36%) SWIFT
13 1 (0.36%) Smart Meter
13 1 (0.36%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.27%) Windows
2 6 (2.14%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (1.07%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.07%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.36%) UNIX
4 1 (0.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (30.96%) Business Intelligence
2 73 (25.98%) Business Analysis
3 68 (24.20%) CRM
4 50 (17.79%) PRINCE2
5 48 (17.08%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (13.88%) Project Management
6 39 (13.88%) Campaign Management
7 37 (13.17%) Data Modelling
7 37 (13.17%) Data Cleansing
8 32 (11.39%) Analytics
9 24 (8.54%) Service Management
10 17 (6.05%) Change Management
11 16 (5.69%) Portfolio Management
12 15 (5.34%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (4.98%) Risk Assessment
13 14 (4.98%) Supplier Management
14 12 (4.27%) Data Management
15 9 (3.20%) ETL
15 9 (3.20%) Data Analytics
16 8 (2.85%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 134 (47.69%) SQL
2 14 (4.98%) C#
3 12 (4.27%) JavaScript
3 12 (4.27%) VBA
4 11 (3.91%) T-SQL
5 8 (2.85%) Java
6 7 (2.49%) Python
7 6 (2.14%) Scala
7 6 (2.14%) R
7 6 (2.14%) VBScript
7 6 (2.14%) PHP
8 4 (1.42%) C++
8 4 (1.42%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (13.88%) Degree
2 17 (6.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 13 (4.63%) ISEB
4 10 (3.56%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.07%) CISA
6 2 (0.71%) PhD
7 1 (0.36%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.78%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.42%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) QA
Vendors
1 51 (18.15%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.05%) Oracle
3 11 (3.91%) SAP
4 10 (3.56%) Business Objects
5 9 (3.20%) Epicor
5 9 (3.20%) JD Edwards
5 9 (3.20%) Sage
6 4 (1.42%) Remedy
7 2 (0.71%) Minitab
7 2 (0.71%) Teradata
7 2 (0.71%) Alterian
7 2 (0.71%) Google
8 1 (0.36%) DataFlux
8 1 (0.36%) SmartFocus
8 1 (0.36%) Tableau
8 1 (0.36%) Talend
8 1 (0.36%) LexisNexis
8 1 (0.36%) Northgate
8 1 (0.36%) Capita
8 1 (0.36%) Orchard
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