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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apteco FastStats
Rank 234 237 247
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Permanent jobs citing FastStats 15 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.029% 0.054%
As % of the Applications category 1.26% 0.19% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £22,750 £26,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.15% -3.63%
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £28,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+30.70% +3.63%
FastStats
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
1191 1043 1055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.02% 15.06% 14.37%
Number of salaries quoted 972 857 942
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,700 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-0.85% +2.94%

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FastStats across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

FastStats Salary Histogram in the North West

FastStats
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 FastStats within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 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 -8 11 - -
Cheshire -11 3 £22,500 -15.09% 1
FastStats
England

FastStats
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 16 (57.14%) SQL
1 16 (57.14%) Marketing
2 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 15 (53.57%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (42.86%) Windows
3 12 (42.86%) Linux
3 12 (42.86%) MySQL
4 11 (39.29%) Oracle
4 11 (39.29%) HTML
4 11 (39.29%) Java
4 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
4 11 (39.29%) PHP
4 11 (39.29%) Oracle Reports
4 11 (39.29%) Crystal Reports
4 11 (39.29%) Business Objects
4 11 (39.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 11 (39.29%) J2EE
4 11 (39.29%) SMS
4 11 (39.29%) ITIL
4 11 (39.29%) UNIX
4 11 (39.29%) CRM
4 11 (39.29%) Workflow
4 11 (39.29%) Retail
4 11 (39.29%) Problem Management
4 11 (39.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (39.29%) Pentaho
4 11 (39.29%) Liferay
4 11 (39.29%) Online Marketing
4 11 (39.29%) ITIL V2
4 11 (39.29%) Campaign Management

FastStats
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 11 (39.29%) Liferay
2 5 (17.86%) SAS
3 3 (10.71%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) SPSS
2 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (10.71%) MS Office
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 12 (42.86%) MySQL
3 11 (39.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (39.29%) Pentaho
3 11 (39.29%) Oracle Database
3 11 (39.29%) Crystal Reports
3 11 (39.29%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 16 (57.14%) Marketing
2 11 (39.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Support Engineer
1 11 (39.29%) Applications Support
1 11 (39.29%) Applications Support Engineer
1 11 (39.29%) CRM Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Business Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Statistical Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) HTML
1 11 (39.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 3 (10.71%) Statistics
3 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
1 12 (42.86%) Linux
2 11 (39.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (39.29%) ITIL
2 11 (39.29%) CRM
2 11 (39.29%) Workflow
2 11 (39.29%) Problem Management
2 11 (39.29%) Online Marketing
2 11 (39.29%) ITIL V2
2 11 (39.29%) Campaign Management
3 4 (14.29%) Analytics
3 4 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
3 4 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) Electronic Design Automation
4 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) CHAID
4 3 (10.71%) Predictive Modelling
4 3 (10.71%) Cluster Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (3.57%) Data Analytics
5 1 (3.57%) Risk Analytics
5 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) SQL
2 11 (39.29%) Java
2 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
2 11 (39.29%) PHP
3 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle
1 11 (39.29%) Business Objects
2 4 (14.29%) Minitab
2 4 (14.29%) SmartFocus
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
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