The table below looks at the statistics for FastStats 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 FastStats over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apteco FastStats
Rank - 232 -
Permanent jobs citing FastStats 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.077% -
As % of the Applications category - 0.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -23.52%
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1072 869 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.10% 13.35% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 901 735 876
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,420 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

FastStats
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FastStats across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

FastStats Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

FastStats
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FastStats across the North West region.

FastStats Salary Trend in the North West

FastStats
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing FastStats 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 FastStats.

1 3 (100.00%) SAS
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SPSS
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Economics
1 3 (100.00%) SAP InfiniteInsight
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Customer Segmentation

FastStats
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing FastStats 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 FastStats. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) SAP InfiniteInsight
General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Economics
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Customer Segmentation
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree