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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 97 170 184
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +14
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 201 75 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.71% 1.09% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 1.38% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 161 68 59
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,275 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £69,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.63% -4.00%
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
6211 5443 5765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.83% 79.39% 79.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5049 4615 4953
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +66 129 £32,500 -18.75% 9
Cheshire +23 53 £45,000 +38.46% 6
Lancashire +7 8 £39,500 +31.66% 1
Merseyside +8 6 £25,250 -5.60%
Cumbria - 3 - -
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 199 (56.21%) SQL
2 182 (51.41%) Finance
3 107 (30.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 106 (29.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 104 (29.38%) SQL Server
6 85 (24.01%) Degree
7 83 (23.45%) Business Intelligence
8 71 (20.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 71 (20.06%) Analytics
9 70 (19.77%) SAS
10 61 (17.23%) Analytical Skills
11 59 (16.67%) CRM
12 55 (15.54%) Data Warehouse
12 55 (15.54%) MS Excel
13 49 (13.84%) Marketing
14 47 (13.28%) Business Analysis
15 46 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
16 39 (11.02%) Mathematics
17 38 (10.73%) Campaign Management
18 37 (10.45%) Data Mining
19 35 (9.89%) SharePoint
20 33 (9.32%) Statistics
21 32 (9.04%) T-SQL
21 32 (9.04%) Microsoft
21 32 (9.04%) SQL Server 2008
21 32 (9.04%) PowerPivot
22 28 (7.91%) PRINCE2
22 28 (7.91%) Windows
22 28 (7.91%) Retail
23 24 (6.78%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 70 (19.77%) SAS
2 35 (9.89%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.67%) Lync
4 8 (2.26%) WebLogic
5 7 (1.98%) MS Exchange
6 5 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.56%) CMS
8 1 (0.28%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.28%) Apache
Applications
1 55 (15.54%) MS Excel
2 32 (9.04%) PowerPivot
3 16 (4.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (3.95%) MS Office
5 8 (2.26%) SPSS
6 6 (1.69%) MS Visio
7 5 (1.41%) FastStats
8 2 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.85%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.28%) SAP SEM
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.39%) Firewall
2 10 (2.82%) Network Security
2 10 (2.82%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.13%) SMS
4 3 (0.85%) HTTP
4 3 (0.85%) Internet
5 2 (0.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (30.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 106 (29.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 104 (29.38%) SQL Server
4 71 (20.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 55 (15.54%) Data Warehouse
6 37 (10.45%) Data Mining
7 32 (9.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (3.95%) Big Data
8 14 (3.95%) Relational Database
9 13 (3.67%) QlikView
10 11 (3.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 10 (2.82%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 9 (2.54%) OLAP
13 8 (2.26%) BusinessObjects
13 8 (2.26%) Hadoop
14 6 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
14 6 (1.69%) DB2
15 4 (1.13%) MS Access
15 4 (1.13%) JasperReports
15 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (2.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 8 (2.26%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.56%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.28%) Subversion
General
1 182 (51.41%) Finance
2 49 (13.84%) Marketing
3 28 (7.91%) Retail
4 16 (4.52%) Banking
5 13 (3.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (2.82%) Automotive
6 10 (2.82%) Law
7 9 (2.54%) Financial Institution
8 8 (2.26%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.69%) French Language
9 6 (1.69%) Spanish Language
10 5 (1.41%) Legal
11 1 (0.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 240 (67.80%) Analyst
2 77 (21.75%) Business Analyst
3 73 (20.62%) Developer
4 61 (17.23%) Senior Analyst
5 44 (12.43%) Data Analyst
6 40 (11.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 33 (9.32%) MI Analyst
8 27 (7.63%) Financial Business Analyst
8 27 (7.63%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 21 (5.93%) Strategy Analyst
9 21 (5.93%) Insight Analyst
10 20 (5.65%) CRM Analyst
10 20 (5.65%) SQL Developer
11 15 (4.24%) Senior Business Analyst
11 15 (4.24%) Report Analyst
12 14 (3.95%) Consultant
12 14 (3.95%) Senior Developer
12 14 (3.95%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
13 13 (3.67%) Security Analyst
13 13 (3.67%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.37%) .NET
2 13 (3.67%) XML
3 7 (1.98%) MDX
4 5 (1.41%) HTML
5 4 (1.13%) CSS
5 4 (1.13%) Symfony
5 4 (1.13%) LAMP
5 4 (1.13%) WinForms
5 4 (1.13%) .NET Framework
5 4 (1.13%) Web Services
6 2 (0.56%) DHTML
7 1 (0.28%) JSP
7 1 (0.28%) SOAP
7 1 (0.28%) J2EE
7 1 (0.28%) Classic ASP
7 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.28%) EJB
7 1 (0.28%) jQuery
7 1 (0.28%) D3.js
7 1 (0.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 61 (17.23%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (11.02%) Mathematics
3 33 (9.32%) Statistics
4 24 (6.78%) Management Information System
5 22 (6.21%) Computer Science
6 19 (5.37%) Economics
7 16 (4.52%) Visualisation
8 12 (3.39%) User Experience
9 11 (3.11%) Credit Risk
10 6 (1.69%) Data Integration
11 5 (1.41%) Open Source
11 5 (1.41%) Blackberry
12 3 (0.85%) Social Media
13 2 (0.56%) Copywriting
13 2 (0.56%) N-Tier
14 1 (0.28%) NHS
14 1 (0.28%) Replication
14 1 (0.28%) Derivative
14 1 (0.28%) Data Extraction
14 1 (0.28%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 28 (7.91%) Windows
2 10 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (2.54%) Linux
4 5 (1.41%) UNIX
5 4 (1.13%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.56%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (23.45%) Business Intelligence
2 71 (20.06%) Analytics
3 59 (16.67%) CRM
4 47 (13.28%) Business Analysis
5 46 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (10.73%) Campaign Management
7 28 (7.91%) PRINCE2
8 21 (5.93%) E-Commerce
9 20 (5.65%) ETL
10 19 (5.37%) Data Modelling
11 18 (5.08%) Data Cleansing
12 16 (4.52%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (3.95%) User Acceptance Testing
13 14 (3.95%) Project Planning
13 14 (3.95%) Coaching
14 13 (3.67%) Statistical Analysis
14 13 (3.67%) ITIL
14 13 (3.67%) Service Management
14 13 (3.67%) GAP Analysis
15 11 (3.11%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 199 (56.21%) SQL
2 32 (9.04%) T-SQL
3 19 (5.37%) VBA
4 15 (4.24%) C#
5 13 (3.67%) Java
6 10 (2.82%) VB
7 8 (2.26%) C
8 6 (1.69%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.13%) PHP
10 1 (0.28%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.28%) AWK
10 1 (0.28%) VB6
10 1 (0.28%) Korn
10 1 (0.28%) XPath
Qualifications
1 85 (24.01%) Degree
2 23 (6.50%) ISEB
2 23 (6.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 14 (3.95%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.54%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.41%) CISA
5 5 (1.41%) CISSP
5 5 (1.41%) CRISC
6 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.28%) PMP
7 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.28%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (2.54%) QA
3 6 (1.69%) SLA
4 1 (0.28%) P3O
Systems Management
1 10 (2.82%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 32 (9.04%) Microsoft
2 21 (5.93%) Oracle
3 12 (3.39%) Business Objects
4 10 (2.82%) Cognos
4 10 (2.82%) Juniper
4 10 (2.82%) CheckPoint
4 10 (2.82%) SolarWinds
4 10 (2.82%) F5
4 10 (2.82%) Splunk
5 6 (1.69%) Sybase
6 5 (1.41%) Citrix
6 5 (1.41%) Minitab
6 5 (1.41%) Tableau
6 5 (1.41%) SmartFocus
6 5 (1.41%) Dundas
7 4 (1.13%) Google
7 4 (1.13%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (0.85%) ClickTale
8 3 (0.85%) Tealeaf
9 2 (0.56%) VMware
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Netsource
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
LA International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Netsource
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Altrincham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Warrington
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £31,000 DOE
Posted: 23 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000
Posted: 23 days ago