The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 61 52 59
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 6 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.98% 2.62% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 3.46% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 8
Average salary £28,000 £50,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% +78.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £35,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £32,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Data Analysis
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
484 434 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 79.08% 75.74% 81.59%
Number of salaries quoted 437 355 392
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Data Analysis
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Data Analysis Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Data Analysis
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Data Analysis Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Data Analysis
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
Burton-upon-Trent +15 2 £50,000 +42.85%
Lichfield - 1 £21,000 -
Stafford - 1 £35,000 -
Data Analysis
West Midlands

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (33.33%) VHDL
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Signal Processing
2 6 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) C++
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 6 (33.33%) Simulink
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) Electronics
2 6 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 5 (27.78%) Matrix Management
4 4 (22.22%) Big Data
4 4 (22.22%) Marketing
4 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 3 (16.67%) Finance
5 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (11.11%) R
6 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Simulink
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Big Data
2 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (33.33%) Electronics
2 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 4 (22.22%) Marketing
3 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Electronics Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Junior
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Data Scientist
5 1 (5.56%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) WinForms
1 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) VHDL
1 6 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 6 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Project Management
1 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 6 (33.33%) Signal Processing
1 6 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Matrix Management
3 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) ETL
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Data Management
5 1 (5.56%) Stress Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.56%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Data Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Propensity Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C++
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
1 6 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 2 (11.11%) R
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft