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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 98 181 183
Rank change year-on-year
+83 +2
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 173 69 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.46% 0.94% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 1.21% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 129 62 62
Average salary £32,500 £35,479 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.39% +2.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5698 5700 5697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 80.90% 77.91% 76.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4534 4846 5017
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 £57,000
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 23 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 23 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 +59 105 £32,500 -21.21% 14
Cheshire +36 50 £36,000 +10.76% 5
Cumbria +16 10 - - 2
Lancashire +5 4 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Merseyside -3 3 £24,000 -10.28% 4
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 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
2 147 (51.04%) Finance
3 79 (27.43%) SQL Server
4 78 (27.08%) Degree
5 77 (26.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 75 (26.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 61 (21.18%) SAS
8 58 (20.14%) Business Intelligence
9 55 (19.10%) Marketing
10 52 (18.06%) Analytics
11 48 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 45 (15.63%) Business Analysis
13 44 (15.28%) Data Warehouse
14 39 (13.54%) Retail
15 36 (12.50%) T-SQL
16 34 (11.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 28 (9.72%) PRINCE2
18 25 (8.68%) ETL
19 24 (8.33%) Statistics
20 23 (7.99%) Mathematics
20 23 (7.99%) Microsoft
20 23 (7.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 23 (7.99%) C#
21 22 (7.64%) .NET
21 22 (7.64%) CRM
22 21 (7.29%) Windows
22 21 (7.29%) ISEB
22 21 (7.29%) Visualisation
23 19 (6.60%) Management Information System
23 19 (6.60%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 61 (21.18%) SAS
2 8 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.74%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.74%) Lync
3 5 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.04%) CMS
5 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.35%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.35%) IIS
5 1 (0.35%) Apache
Applications
1 48 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.74%) MS Office
2 5 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.04%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.35%) SAP SEM
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.74%) Internet
2 3 (1.04%) HTTP
3 2 (0.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.69%) Firewall
3 2 (0.69%) Network Security
3 2 (0.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (27.43%) SQL Server
2 77 (26.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 75 (26.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 44 (15.28%) Data Warehouse
5 34 (11.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (5.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (5.21%) OLAP
7 14 (4.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 14 (4.86%) Relational Database
8 11 (3.82%) Data Mining
9 8 (2.78%) QlikView
10 6 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (2.08%) DB2
11 5 (1.74%) MySQL
12 4 (1.39%) JasperReports
12 4 (1.39%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 4 (1.39%) Big Data
12 4 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (1.04%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.69%) Cognos Framework Manager
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%) Subversion
4 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 147 (51.04%) Finance
2 55 (19.10%) Marketing
3 39 (13.54%) Retail
4 16 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 13 (4.51%) Automotive
6 7 (2.43%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.43%) Banking
7 4 (1.39%) Legal
8 2 (0.69%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.69%) Law
9 1 (0.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 194 (67.36%) Analyst
2 67 (23.26%) Business Analyst
3 62 (21.53%) Developer
4 54 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
5 33 (11.46%) Data Analyst
6 28 (9.72%) Strategy Analyst
7 26 (9.03%) SQL Developer
8 25 (8.68%) MI Analyst
9 24 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 24 (8.33%) Financial Business Analyst
9 24 (8.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 16 (5.56%) Developer Analyst
11 15 (5.21%) Senior Business Analyst
11 15 (5.21%) Insight Analyst
12 13 (4.51%) Report Analyst
13 12 (4.17%) Graduate
14 10 (3.47%) Customer Insight Analyst
14 10 (3.47%) Customer Analyst
15 9 (3.13%) DBA
16 8 (2.78%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.64%) .NET
2 14 (4.86%) XML
3 11 (3.82%) MDX
4 7 (2.43%) HTML
5 6 (2.08%) CSS
6 4 (1.39%) LAMP
6 4 (1.39%) WinForms
6 4 (1.39%) Symfony
6 4 (1.39%) Web Services
6 4 (1.39%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.04%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.69%) DHTML
8 2 (0.69%) XHTML
9 1 (0.35%) Middleware
9 1 (0.35%) FIXML
9 1 (0.35%) FpML
9 1 (0.35%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.35%) XSLT
9 1 (0.35%) Flash
9 1 (0.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.33%) Statistics
2 23 (7.99%) Mathematics
3 21 (7.29%) Visualisation
4 19 (6.60%) Management Information System
5 15 (5.21%) Economics
6 10 (3.47%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.74%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.39%) NHS
8 4 (1.39%) Open Source
8 4 (1.39%) Social Media
8 4 (1.39%) Credit Risk
8 4 (1.39%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.69%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.69%) Copywriting
10 1 (0.35%) Social Network
10 1 (0.35%) Replication
10 1 (0.35%) FMCG
10 1 (0.35%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.35%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 21 (7.29%) Windows
2 6 (2.08%) UNIX
3 4 (1.39%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.69%) Solaris
4 2 (0.69%) Linux
5 1 (0.35%) Tru64
5 1 (0.35%) AIX
5 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (20.14%) Business Intelligence
2 52 (18.06%) Analytics
3 45 (15.63%) Business Analysis
4 28 (9.72%) PRINCE2
5 25 (8.68%) ETL
6 22 (7.64%) CRM
7 19 (6.60%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (6.25%) E-Commerce
9 15 (5.21%) ITIL
10 14 (4.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (4.86%) Project Planning
10 14 (4.86%) Performance Management
11 13 (4.51%) Business Development
11 13 (4.51%) Service Management
11 13 (4.51%) Marketing Strategy
12 12 (4.17%) Kimball Methodology
12 12 (4.17%) Service Delivery
13 11 (3.82%) Direct Marketing
14 10 (3.47%) Dimensional Modelling
14 10 (3.47%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 159 (55.21%) SQL
2 36 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 23 (7.99%) C#
4 9 (3.13%) VB
5 8 (2.78%) VBA
6 6 (2.08%) PowerShell
6 6 (2.08%) Java
6 6 (2.08%) PHP
7 4 (1.39%) C
8 2 (0.69%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.35%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.35%) AWK
9 1 (0.35%) VB6
9 1 (0.35%) Ruby
9 1 (0.35%) Korn
9 1 (0.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 78 (27.08%) 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%) PMP
7 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.35%) MCSD
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
System Software
1 1 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 10 (3.47%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 23 (7.99%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.21%) Oracle
3 10 (3.47%) SolarWinds
4 8 (2.78%) Dundas
4 8 (2.78%) Tableau
5 6 (2.08%) Sybase
5 6 (2.08%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (1.74%) Citrix
7 4 (1.39%) Business Objects
7 4 (1.39%) Cognos
8 3 (1.04%) Google
9 2 (0.69%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.69%) F5
9 2 (0.69%) Splunk
9 2 (0.69%) Juniper
10 1 (0.35%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.35%) SAP
10 1 (0.35%) Teradata
Isle of Man
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Dunnhumby
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £58,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
boohoo.com
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Resource Management
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £31,000 DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cumbria
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Posted: 11 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £00.00 - £1 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Posted: 19 days ago