The first table below looks at the demand for Technical 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 Technical Analysis over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analysis
Rank 230 233 220
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs citing Technical Analysis 26 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.36% 0.29% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.37% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 16
Average salary £37,500 £28,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -34.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5836 5741 5348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.24% 78.22% 74.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4737 4720 4681
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Technical Analysis
England

Technical Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Analysis across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Technical Analysis
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Technical Analysis Salary Trend in the North West

Technical Analysis
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Analysis across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Technical Analysis Salary Histogram in the North West

Technical 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 Technical Analysis within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +18 18 £38,000 -5.00% 3
Merseyside - 5 £37,500 - 1
Cheshire -17 1 £41,000 +43.85%
Lancashire - 1 £52,000 -
Technical Analysis
England

Technical Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Technical 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 Technical Analysis.

1 18 (36.73%) Project Management
1 18 (36.73%) Test Scripting
2 15 (30.61%) SQL
3 12 (24.49%) ISEB
3 12 (24.49%) Degree
3 12 (24.49%) ISTQB
4 11 (22.45%) Retail
5 10 (20.41%) Scrum
5 10 (20.41%) Oracle
5 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database
6 9 (18.37%) Statistics
7 8 (16.33%) E-Commerce
7 8 (16.33%) Change Management
8 7 (14.29%) Mainframe
8 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 7 (14.29%) ITIL
8 7 (14.29%) Windows
8 7 (14.29%) Manufacturing
8 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (12.24%) IBM Mainframe
9 6 (12.24%) Software Architecture
9 6 (12.24%) Waterfall
9 6 (12.24%) IBM
9 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
10 5 (10.20%) Finance
10 5 (10.20%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (10.20%) SOA
10 5 (10.20%) Intel

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Technical 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 Technical Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.08%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Project
2 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Cognos TM1
1 4 (8.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
1 2 (4.08%) PaaS
1 2 (4.08%) IaaS
2 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Firewall
2 1 (2.04%) NetScaler
2 1 (2.04%) Intranet
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.04%) LAN
2 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) JIRA
General
1 11 (22.45%) Retail
2 7 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 5 (10.20%) Finance
4 3 (6.12%) Billing
5 2 (4.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Analyst
2 12 (24.49%) Test Analyst
2 12 (24.49%) Systems Analyst
2 12 (24.49%) Senior Analyst
2 12 (24.49%) Senior Test Analyst
3 6 (12.24%) Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Programme Manager
4 5 (10.20%) Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 4 (8.16%) CRM Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Applications Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Cloud Architect
8 1 (2.04%) VMware Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) LAMP
1 2 (4.08%) RESTful
1 2 (4.08%) Web Services
1 2 (4.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Statistics
2 7 (14.29%) Mainframe
3 6 (12.24%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.08%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.04%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Project Management
1 18 (36.73%) Test Scripting
2 10 (20.41%) Scrum
3 8 (16.33%) E-Commerce
3 8 (16.33%) Change Management
4 7 (14.29%) ITIL
5 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (12.24%) Software Architecture
5 6 (12.24%) Waterfall
5 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
6 5 (10.20%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (10.20%) SOA
6 5 (10.20%) Programme Management
6 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.16%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (8.16%) CRM
8 2 (4.08%) Migration
8 2 (4.08%) Project Planning
8 2 (4.08%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) Java
3 1 (2.04%) C
3 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) ISEB
1 12 (24.49%) Degree
1 12 (24.49%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.04%) CCEE
2 1 (2.04%) CCIA
2 1 (2.04%) MCSE
2 1 (2.04%) CCA
2 1 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.04%) VCAP
2 1 (2.04%) MCITP
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.12%) XenServer
1 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.08%) KVM
3 1 (2.04%) vSphere
3 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.04%) XenApp
3 1 (2.04%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Puppet
1 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.04%) SCDPM
2 1 (2.04%) Nagios
2 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.04%) SCCM
2 1 (2.04%) SCOM
2 1 (2.04%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Oracle
2 6 (12.24%) IBM
3 5 (10.20%) Intel
4 4 (8.16%) Cognos
4 4 (8.16%) Hyperion
5 3 (6.12%) Citrix
5 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.12%) VMware
6 2 (4.08%) Google
6 2 (4.08%) HP
6 2 (4.08%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.04%) Symantec
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco
7 1 (2.04%) AppSense
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