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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 103 147 191
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +44
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 158 114 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.44% 1.61% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 1.95% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 131 90 55
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,850 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
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
5433 5856 5892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.83% 82.49% 79.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4331 4729 4868
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +82 112 £37,500 +29.31% 13
Cheshire -15 30 £27,500 -21.42% 5
Lancashire 0 9 £30,750 -12.14% 3
Merseyside +14 5 £20,000 -28.57% 3
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 143 (50.35%) Finance
2 123 (43.31%) SQL
3 100 (35.21%) Analytical Skills
4 88 (30.99%) SQL Server
5 83 (29.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 81 (28.52%) Business Analysis
7 74 (26.06%) Business Intelligence
8 63 (22.18%) MS Excel
9 62 (21.83%) PRINCE2
10 56 (19.72%) CRM
11 53 (18.66%) Microsoft
11 53 (18.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 52 (18.31%) Project Management
13 43 (15.14%) Degree
14 42 (14.79%) SQL Server 2008
15 41 (14.44%) SharePoint
16 40 (14.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 38 (13.38%) Analytics
18 34 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
19 32 (11.27%) Marketing
20 30 (10.56%) MS Office
21 28 (9.86%) Data Modelling
22 27 (9.51%) Data Cleansing
23 26 (9.15%) Service Management
24 25 (8.80%) PowerPivot
24 25 (8.80%) Campaign Management
25 24 (8.45%) Oracle
26 22 (7.75%) Change Management
27 21 (7.39%) Data Management
28 20 (7.04%) MS Visio

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 41 (14.44%) SharePoint
2 15 (5.28%) SAS
3 6 (2.11%) CMS
3 6 (2.11%) Joomla!
4 4 (1.41%) MS Project Server
5 3 (1.06%) Apache
5 3 (1.06%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.70%) Lync
7 1 (0.35%) IIS
Applications
1 63 (22.18%) MS Excel
2 30 (10.56%) MS Office
3 25 (8.80%) PowerPivot
4 20 (7.04%) MS Visio
5 16 (5.63%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (1.76%) SPSS
7 4 (1.41%) MS Project
7 4 (1.41%) FastStats
8 3 (1.06%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (4.23%) Dynamics NAV
1 12 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 12 (4.23%) Oracle General Ledger
1 12 (4.23%) Dynamics GP
2 5 (1.76%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.70%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 1 (0.35%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.35%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.35%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.35%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.35%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.35%) MIS ActiveH
4 1 (0.35%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.76%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.70%) SmartFocus
3 1 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.70%) DNS
1 2 (0.70%) SMS
2 1 (0.35%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.35%) VPN
2 1 (0.35%) SAN
2 1 (0.35%) DMZ
2 1 (0.35%) Internet
2 1 (0.35%) Firewall
2 1 (0.35%) Network Security
2 1 (0.35%) NAS
2 1 (0.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (30.99%) SQL Server
2 83 (29.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 53 (18.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (14.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 40 (14.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (5.99%) Data Mining
7 14 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (3.87%) Crystal Reports
8 11 (3.87%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (2.11%) QlikView
10 6 (2.11%) DTS
11 5 (1.76%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (1.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 5 (1.76%) Relational Database
12 4 (1.41%) Big Data
12 4 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
13 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
14 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.35%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (3.52%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.41%) Cucumber
3 3 (1.06%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.35%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 143 (50.35%) Finance
2 32 (11.27%) Marketing
3 18 (6.34%) Banking
4 17 (5.99%) Financial Institution
5 12 (4.23%) General Ledger
6 8 (2.82%) Law
7 6 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (2.11%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.76%) Retail
9 2 (0.70%) Legal
10 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 161 (56.69%) Analyst
2 88 (30.99%) Business Analyst
3 47 (16.55%) Developer
4 35 (12.32%) Financial Business Analyst
4 35 (12.32%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 33 (11.62%) Data Analyst
6 29 (10.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 15 (5.28%) MI Analyst
7 15 (5.28%) Delivery Manager
8 14 (4.93%) Senior Analyst
8 14 (4.93%) SQL Data Analyst
9 12 (4.23%) Systems Analyst
10 11 (3.87%) Banking Business Analyst
11 10 (3.52%) Senior Developer
12 9 (3.17%) Report Analyst
12 9 (3.17%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
13 8 (2.82%) Commercial Analyst
13 8 (2.82%) Administrator
14 7 (2.46%) Support Analyst
14 7 (2.46%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.28%) .NET
2 13 (4.58%) HTML
3 10 (3.52%) ASP.NET
3 10 (3.52%) CSS
4 6 (2.11%) WinForms
4 6 (2.11%) jQuery
4 6 (2.11%) HTML5
4 6 (2.11%) CSS3
5 5 (1.76%) AngularJS
5 5 (1.76%) Akka
5 5 (1.76%) Play Framework
6 3 (1.06%) COM
7 1 (0.35%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.35%) Web Services
7 1 (0.35%) XML
7 1 (0.35%) FIXML
7 1 (0.35%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 100 (35.21%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.69%) Management Information System
3 17 (5.99%) Mathematics
4 16 (5.63%) Economics
5 15 (5.28%) Statistics
6 12 (4.23%) NHS
7 11 (3.87%) Computer Science
8 9 (3.17%) Visualisation
8 9 (3.17%) User Experience
9 4 (1.41%) Freedom of Information
10 3 (1.06%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.06%) FMCG
11 1 (0.35%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.35%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.35%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.35%) Physics
11 1 (0.35%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.35%) Replication
11 1 (0.35%) Derivative
11 1 (0.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.58%) Windows
2 6 (2.11%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (1.06%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.06%) Windows XP
4 2 (0.70%) UNIX
5 1 (0.35%) Linux
5 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (28.52%) Business Analysis
2 74 (26.06%) Business Intelligence
3 62 (21.83%) PRINCE2
4 56 (19.72%) CRM
5 52 (18.31%) Project Management
6 38 (13.38%) Analytics
7 34 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (9.86%) Data Modelling
9 27 (9.51%) Data Cleansing
10 26 (9.15%) Service Management
11 25 (8.80%) Campaign Management
12 22 (7.75%) Change Management
13 21 (7.39%) Data Management
14 20 (7.04%) Portfolio Management
15 15 (5.28%) Stakeholder Management
16 14 (4.93%) Risk Assessment
16 14 (4.93%) Supplier Management
17 11 (3.87%) ETL
17 11 (3.87%) Data Analytics
18 9 (3.17%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 123 (43.31%) SQL
2 16 (5.63%) T-SQL
3 15 (5.28%) JavaScript
4 14 (4.93%) C#
5 13 (4.58%) VBA
6 6 (2.11%) Python
6 6 (2.11%) Scala
6 6 (2.11%) R
6 6 (2.11%) Java
6 6 (2.11%) PHP
6 6 (2.11%) VBScript
7 4 (1.41%) VB
7 4 (1.41%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 43 (15.14%) Degree
2 15 (5.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 13 (4.58%) ISEB
4 8 (2.82%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.06%) CISA
6 1 (0.35%) PhD
6 1 (0.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.35%) CCA
6 1 (0.35%) PMP
6 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.41%) SLA
2 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.35%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.35%) iptables
Vendors
1 53 (18.66%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.45%) Oracle
3 16 (5.63%) SAP
4 12 (4.23%) Epicor
4 12 (4.23%) JD Edwards
4 12 (4.23%) Sage
5 8 (2.82%) Business Objects
6 5 (1.76%) Google
7 4 (1.41%) Remedy
8 3 (1.06%) Minitab
9 2 (0.70%) Teradata
9 2 (0.70%) Alterian
10 1 (0.35%) Northgate
10 1 (0.35%) Capita
10 1 (0.35%) Orchard
10 1 (0.35%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.35%) VMware
10 1 (0.35%) Cognos
10 1 (0.35%) Trillium
10 1 (0.35%) MicroStrategy
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