Period
to 22 June 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 24 17
Rank change year-on-year -9 -7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 257 213 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 8.12% 8.50% 11.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.40% 20.62% 30.20%
Number of salaries quoted 159 122 228
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.58% +9.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,275 £17,850
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.85%

Analytical Skills is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,325 1,033 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 41.86% 41.24% 36.50%
Number of salaries quoted 948 673 690
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,300 £21,175
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Cheshire

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in Cheshire

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Cheshire over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in Cheshire

Analytical Skills
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 22 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -13 52 £47,500 +7.95% 3
Warrington +11 49 £35,000 - 8
Crewe +5 28 £37,500 -23.08% 5
Chester -5 17 £40,000 -33.33% 9
Wilmslow +7 14 £40,500 -19.00% 2
Runcorn +2 10 £37,500 +19.05% 3
Northwich +7 9 £33,500 -
Macclesfield -2 8 £36,250 +29.46% 5
Nantwich -19 2 £28,750 +15.00%
Alderley Edge - 1 - - 3
Ellesmere Port - 1 £82,500 - 1
Analytical Skills
North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT jobs citing Analytical Skills also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 100 (38.91%) SQL
2 94 (36.58%) Problem-Solving
3 76 (29.57%) Finance
4 71 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (23.35%) Java
6 55 (21.40%) Microsoft
7 47 (18.29%) Risk Management
8 45 (17.51%) Wealth Management
9 41 (15.95%) Banking
9 41 (15.95%) ITIL
10 40 (15.56%) SQL Server
11 39 (15.18%) Web Services
11 39 (15.18%) Degree
12 38 (14.79%) Investment Banking
13 37 (14.40%) Project Management
13 37 (14.40%) Law
14 36 (14.01%) C#
15 35 (13.62%) .NET
15 35 (13.62%) Test Automation
16 33 (12.84%) Continuous Improvement
16 33 (12.84%) T-SQL
17 32 (12.45%) Management Information System
18 31 (12.06%) Service Management
19 29 (11.28%) Stakeholder Management
19 29 (11.28%) Git (software)
20 28 (10.89%) Software Engineering
20 28 (10.89%) JIRA
20 28 (10.89%) Business Intelligence
20 28 (10.89%) Self-Motivation
21 27 (10.51%) Oracle

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (5.45%) Sitefinity
2 8 (3.11%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (2.72%) Confluence
3 7 (2.72%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.33%) Apache Spark
4 6 (2.33%) IIS
4 6 (2.33%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.95%) CICS
5 5 (1.95%) SAS
6 4 (1.56%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.17%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.17%) Jupyter
8 2 (0.78%) Anypoint
8 2 (0.78%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.39%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.39%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (10.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (7.39%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (5.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (4.67%) MS Visio
5 10 (3.89%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (1.17%) SPSS
7 2 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.56%) FastStats
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.39%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (0.39%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.33%) Office 365
2 4 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.78%) GitHub
3 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.39%) AdWords
4 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.39%) Responsys
4 1 (0.39%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.89%) Firewall
1 10 (3.89%) TCP/IP
1 10 (3.89%) VPN
2 8 (3.11%) HTTP
3 7 (2.72%) LAN
3 7 (2.72%) Network Security
4 6 (2.33%) Wireless
4 6 (2.33%) WLAN
5 5 (1.95%) Unified Communications
6 4 (1.56%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (1.56%) DHCP
6 4 (1.56%) DNS
6 4 (1.56%) Ethernet
6 4 (1.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (1.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (1.56%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (1.56%) IP Telephony
6 4 (1.56%) MPLS
6 4 (1.56%) SSL
6 4 (1.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (7.39%) Relational Database
4 17 (6.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (5.45%) Big Data
6 11 (4.28%) Hadoop
6 11 (4.28%) Power BI
7 8 (3.11%) QlikView
8 7 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.72%) HBase
8 7 (2.72%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.95%) DB2
9 5 (1.95%) GIS
9 5 (1.95%) MySQL
9 5 (1.95%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.56%) Easytrieve
10 4 (1.56%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.56%) SAP HANA
10 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (11.28%) Git (software)
2 28 (10.89%) JIRA
3 23 (8.95%) Jenkins
4 20 (7.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (5.84%) Octopus Deploy
6 14 (5.45%) MSBuild
7 13 (5.06%) JUnit
8 11 (4.28%) Visual Studio
9 8 (3.11%) Mercurial
9 8 (3.11%) Selenium
9 8 (3.11%) TestNG
10 7 (2.72%) Ant
10 7 (2.72%) CA Release Automation
10 7 (2.72%) Gradle
10 7 (2.72%) Maven
11 6 (2.33%) IntelliJ
12 4 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 2 (0.78%) Apache Ivy
13 2 (0.78%) NUnit
13 2 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 76 (29.57%) Finance
2 41 (15.95%) Banking
3 38 (14.79%) Investment Banking
4 37 (14.40%) Law
5 20 (7.78%) Retail
6 19 (7.39%) Retail Banking
7 17 (6.61%) Marketing
8 13 (5.06%) Advertising
9 5 (1.95%) Legal
9 5 (1.95%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.78%) Automotive
11 2 (0.78%) Electronics
11 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.39%) Billing
12 1 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 82 (31.91%) Analyst
2 43 (16.73%) Developer
3 17 (6.61%) Data Analyst
4 15 (5.84%) Applications Support
4 15 (5.84%) Software Engineer
5 14 (5.45%) Senior Software Engineer
5 14 (5.45%) Support Analyst
6 12 (4.67%) .NET Software Engineer
6 12 (4.67%) Business Analyst
6 12 (4.67%) Project Manager
6 12 (4.67%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 11 (4.28%) Java Developer
8 10 (3.89%) .NET Developer
8 10 (3.89%) Transition Manager
9 9 (3.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 9 (3.50%) DBA
9 9 (3.50%) IT Analyst
9 9 (3.50%) Test Analyst
10 7 (2.72%) Asset Management Analyst
10 7 (2.72%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (15.18%) Web Services
2 35 (13.62%) .NET
3 26 (10.12%) HTML
4 20 (7.78%) REST
5 19 (7.39%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (6.61%) .NET Framework
7 16 (6.23%) RESTful
8 15 (5.84%) Middleware
9 13 (5.06%) ASP.NET
9 13 (5.06%) Spring
10 11 (4.28%) CSS
11 10 (3.89%) SOAP
12 8 (3.11%) Hibernate
12 8 (3.11%) Java EE
13 7 (2.72%) AngularJS
14 6 (2.33%) jQuery
14 6 (2.33%) XML
15 5 (1.95%) JSON
15 5 (1.95%) LDAP
15 5 (1.95%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.45%) Management Information System
2 28 (10.89%) Self-Motivation
3 17 (6.61%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.50%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.11%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.72%) Mainframe
6 7 (2.72%) Smart Meter
7 6 (2.33%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.95%) Cyber Defence
8 5 (1.95%) IBM Mainframe
8 5 (1.95%) VSAM
9 4 (1.56%) Analytical Mindset
9 4 (1.56%) Fintech
9 4 (1.56%) Smart Energy
9 4 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.56%) Video\Live Streaming
10 3 (1.17%) PKI
10 3 (1.17%) Social Media
10 3 (1.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.34%) Windows
2 21 (8.17%) Linux
3 15 (5.84%) Unix
4 8 (3.11%) Android
5 6 (2.33%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.56%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.78%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.39%) AIX
8 1 (0.39%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (36.58%) Problem-Solving
2 71 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (18.29%) Risk Management
4 45 (17.51%) Wealth Management
5 41 (15.95%) ITIL
6 37 (14.40%) Project Management
7 35 (13.62%) Test Automation
8 33 (12.84%) Continuous Improvement
9 31 (12.06%) Service Management
10 29 (11.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 28 (10.89%) Business Intelligence
11 28 (10.89%) Software Engineering
12 26 (10.12%) Scrum
13 24 (9.34%) Data Analysis
13 24 (9.34%) Mentoring
14 23 (8.95%) MVC
15 21 (8.17%) Waterfall
16 20 (7.78%) Customer Engagement
16 20 (7.78%) Information Security
17 19 (7.39%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 100 (38.91%) SQL
2 60 (23.35%) Java
3 36 (14.01%) C#
4 33 (12.84%) T-SQL
5 24 (9.34%) JavaScript
6 18 (7.00%) Python
6 18 (7.00%) VB.NET
7 11 (4.28%) R
8 7 (2.72%) VBA
9 6 (2.33%) PHP
9 6 (2.33%) Scala
10 5 (1.95%) COBOL
10 5 (1.95%) Java 8
10 5 (1.95%) JCL
11 4 (1.56%) ABAP
12 3 (1.17%) C
12 3 (1.17%) C++
12 3 (1.17%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.78%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (15.18%) Degree
2 17 (6.61%) ISEB
3 11 (4.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.11%) HND
4 8 (3.11%) ISEB Practitioner
4 8 (3.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (2.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (2.72%) MCSE
6 6 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (1.56%) MCP
8 4 (1.56%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.17%) CISSP
9 3 (1.17%) GCIH
9 3 (1.17%) GIAC
10 2 (0.78%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.78%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.78%) PhD
10 2 (0.78%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.84%) PMO
1 15 (5.84%) SLA
2 11 (4.28%) QA
3 8 (3.11%) Data Quality
4 7 (2.72%) GDPR
4 7 (2.72%) MiFID
5 3 (1.17%) COBIT
5 3 (1.17%) COSO
6 1 (0.39%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (4.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.95%) Hyper-V
2 5 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.56%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 6 (2.33%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.78%) Oozie
4 2 (0.78%) SCCM
5 1 (0.39%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.39%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.39%) CA Wily
5 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 55 (21.40%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.51%) Oracle
3 14 (5.45%) Xamarin
4 11 (4.28%) Cisco
5 8 (3.11%) IBM
5 8 (3.11%) Tableau
6 7 (2.72%) Cloudera
6 7 (2.72%) ServiceNow
6 7 (2.72%) VMware
7 5 (1.95%) CA
7 5 (1.95%) Capita
7 5 (1.95%) NEC
7 5 (1.95%) SAP
7 5 (1.95%) Splunk
8 4 (1.56%) Blue Coat
8 4 (1.56%) F5
8 4 (1.56%) HP
8 4 (1.56%) Infoblox
9 3 (1.17%) Lotus
10 2 (0.78%) Sun