The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 100 177 181
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +4
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 176 71 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.46% 0.98% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 1.26% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 129 64 64
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £27,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £66,750 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5799 5646 5735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.17% 77.89% 76.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4609 4785 5038
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Data Analysis
England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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 +44 106 £32,500 -26.96% 9
Cheshire +33 52 £36,000 +10.76% 7
Cumbria - 10 - - 2
Lancashire 0 4 £47,500 +58.33%
Merseyside -5 3 £24,000 -9.00% 1
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 159 (55.21%) SQL
2 149 (51.74%) Finance
3 77 (26.74%) SQL Server
3 77 (26.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 76 (26.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 76 (26.39%) Degree
5 62 (21.53%) SAS
6 56 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
7 55 (19.10%) Marketing
8 53 (18.40%) Analytics
9 47 (16.32%) MS Excel
10 45 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
10 45 (15.63%) Business Analysis
11 37 (12.85%) Retail
12 35 (12.15%) T-SQL
13 34 (11.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 28 (9.72%) PRINCE2
15 25 (8.68%) Mathematics
16 24 (8.33%) Statistics
16 24 (8.33%) CRM
16 24 (8.33%) ETL
17 23 (7.99%) Microsoft
17 23 (7.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 22 (7.64%) C#
18 22 (7.64%) .NET
19 21 (7.29%) ISEB
20 20 (6.94%) Windows
20 20 (6.94%) Visualisation
21 19 (6.60%) E-Commerce
21 19 (6.60%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 62 (21.53%) SAS
2 9 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.74%) Lync
3 5 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (1.74%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.04%) CMS
5 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.35%) Apache
5 1 (0.35%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 47 (16.32%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (1.74%) MS Office
3 4 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.39%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) SAP SEM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.74%) Internet
2 3 (1.04%) HTTP
3 2 (0.69%) Firewall
3 2 (0.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.69%) SMS
3 2 (0.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (26.74%) SQL Server
1 77 (26.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 76 (26.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
4 34 (11.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (4.86%) OLAP
5 14 (4.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (4.86%) Relational Database
6 13 (4.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 13 (4.51%) Data Mining
7 8 (2.78%) QlikView
8 6 (2.08%) DB2
8 6 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (2.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 5 (1.74%) MySQL
10 4 (1.39%) JasperReports
10 4 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.39%) Big Data
11 2 (0.69%) MS Access
11 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (2.78%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.69%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.35%) Subversion
General
1 149 (51.74%) Finance
2 55 (19.10%) Marketing
3 37 (12.85%) Retail
4 16 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 13 (4.51%) Automotive
6 8 (2.78%) Banking
7 7 (2.43%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.39%) Legal
9 2 (0.69%) Law
10 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 198 (68.75%) Analyst
2 67 (23.26%) Business Analyst
3 60 (20.83%) Developer
4 55 (19.10%) Senior Analyst
5 35 (12.15%) Data Analyst
6 27 (9.38%) Strategy Analyst
7 26 (9.03%) MI Analyst
8 25 (8.68%) SQL Developer
9 24 (8.33%) Financial Business Analyst
9 24 (8.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 22 (7.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 16 (5.56%) Developer Analyst
11 16 (5.56%) Insight Analyst
12 15 (5.21%) Senior Business Analyst
13 14 (4.86%) Report Analyst
14 11 (3.82%) Graduate
15 10 (3.47%) Customer Analyst
15 10 (3.47%) Customer Insight Analyst
16 8 (2.78%) DBA
16 8 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.64%) .NET
2 14 (4.86%) XML
3 10 (3.47%) MDX
4 7 (2.43%) HTML
5 6 (2.08%) CSS
6 4 (1.39%) LAMP
6 4 (1.39%) Web Services
6 4 (1.39%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.39%) Symfony
6 4 (1.39%) WinForms
7 3 (1.04%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.69%) XHTML
8 2 (0.69%) DHTML
9 1 (0.35%) MapReduce
9 1 (0.35%) D3.js
9 1 (0.35%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.35%) jQuery
9 1 (0.35%) J2EE
9 1 (0.35%) EJB
9 1 (0.35%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.68%) Mathematics
2 24 (8.33%) Statistics
3 20 (6.94%) Visualisation
4 19 (6.60%) Management Information System
5 17 (5.90%) Economics
6 10 (3.47%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.08%) Credit Risk
8 5 (1.74%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.39%) NHS
9 4 (1.39%) Data Extraction
9 4 (1.39%) Social Media
9 4 (1.39%) Open Source
10 2 (0.69%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.69%) Copywriting
11 1 (0.35%) FMCG
11 1 (0.35%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.35%) Social Network
11 1 (0.35%) Derivative
11 1 (0.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.94%) Windows
2 5 (1.74%) UNIX
3 4 (1.39%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.35%) Solaris
5 1 (0.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
2 53 (18.40%) Analytics
3 45 (15.63%) Business Analysis
4 28 (9.72%) PRINCE2
5 24 (8.33%) CRM
5 24 (8.33%) ETL
6 19 (6.60%) E-Commerce
6 19 (6.60%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (5.21%) ITIL
8 14 (4.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (4.86%) Project Planning
9 13 (4.51%) Marketing Strategy
9 13 (4.51%) Performance Management
9 13 (4.51%) Service Management
10 12 (4.17%) Service Delivery
10 12 (4.17%) Business Development
11 11 (3.82%) Kimball Methodology
11 11 (3.82%) Direct Marketing
12 10 (3.47%) Operations Research
12 10 (3.47%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 159 (55.21%) SQL
2 35 (12.15%) T-SQL
3 22 (7.64%) C#
4 10 (3.47%) VBA
4 10 (3.47%) VB
5 6 (2.08%) Java
5 6 (2.08%) PHP
5 6 (2.08%) PowerShell
6 5 (1.74%) C
7 2 (0.69%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.35%) Bourne shell
8 1 (0.35%) Ruby
8 1 (0.35%) VB6
8 1 (0.35%) AWK
8 1 (0.35%) XPath
8 1 (0.35%) Korn
8 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 76 (26.39%) Degree
2 23 (7.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 21 (7.29%) ISEB
4 12 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 9 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.35%) MCSD
7 1 (0.35%) PMP
7 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.43%) SLA
2 3 (1.04%) QA
3 2 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.35%) P3O
Systems Management
1 10 (3.47%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 23 (7.99%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.86%) Oracle
3 10 (3.47%) SolarWinds
4 8 (2.78%) Tableau
5 7 (2.43%) Dundas
6 6 (2.08%) MicroStrategy
6 6 (2.08%) Sybase
7 5 (1.74%) Citrix
8 4 (1.39%) Cognos
8 4 (1.39%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.04%) Google
10 2 (0.69%) Juniper
10 2 (0.69%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.69%) F5
10 2 (0.69%) Splunk
11 1 (0.35%) Teradata
11 1 (0.35%) SAP
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £17000.00 - £19000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Isle of Man
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
Dunnhumby
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
boohoo.com
Posted: 11 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness
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Salary: £00.00 - £1 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Stockport
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Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 24 days ago
Liverpool
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Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
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Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Posted: 25 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £31,000 DOE
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