Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 68 72
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4 +15
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 121 78 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.98% 3.43% 3.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.49% 3.93% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 97 71 91
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -15.79%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,500 £50,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -11.76%

Analytics is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2692 1985 2902
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 88.64% 87.37% 88.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2034 1688 2449
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £64,850 £60,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Cheshire

Analytics
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Analytics in Cheshire

Analytics
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Cheshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Analytics in Cheshire

Analytics
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Warrington +25 30 £30,000 -49.58% 1
Chester -15 17 £47,500 +26.67% 1
Knutsford -32 16 £50,000 -23.08%
Macclesfield +3 7 £45,000 +73.08%
Northwich - 3 £37,500 -
Wilmslow +12 2 £51,250 +73.73%
Runcorn - 2 £27,500 -
Crewe -8 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Alderley Edge -9 1 - -
Analytics
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 65 (53.72%) SQL
2 49 (40.50%) Business Intelligence
3 42 (34.71%) Finance
4 33 (27.27%) Data Analytics
5 32 (26.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (26.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (22.31%) Banking
7 26 (21.49%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (18.18%) QlikView
9 21 (17.36%) Data Analysis
9 21 (17.36%) Degree
10 20 (16.53%) Legal
10 20 (16.53%) Information Security
11 19 (15.70%) Visualisation
11 19 (15.70%) Big Data
12 18 (14.88%) Root Cause Analysis
12 18 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (14.88%) Project Management
12 18 (14.88%) Microsoft Excel
12 18 (14.88%) SQL Server
13 17 (14.05%) ETL
13 17 (14.05%) Data Security
13 17 (14.05%) Risk Management
14 16 (13.22%) Continuous Improvement
15 15 (12.40%) Cybersecurity
15 15 (12.40%) Power BI
15 15 (12.40%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
15 15 (12.40%) Matrix Organization
15 15 (12.40%) CISA
15 15 (12.40%) CISM

Analytics
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 15 (12.40%) SAS
2 8 (6.61%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.31%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.48%) CMS
4 3 (2.48%) Drupal
4 3 (2.48%) Joomla!
4 3 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.48%) WordPress
5 1 (0.83%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.83%) JBoss
5 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (14.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (2.48%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (2.48%) SPSS
3 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.83%) InDesign
4 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) HFM
1 1 (0.83%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.83%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.83%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.44%) Google Analytics
2 7 (5.79%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.31%) SaaS
4 3 (2.48%) IaaS
4 3 (2.48%) PaaS
5 2 (1.65%) AdWords
5 2 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.65%) Responsys
5 2 (1.65%) Silverpop
6 1 (0.83%) GitHub
6 1 (0.83%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.65%) SMS
2 1 (0.83%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (26.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 22 (18.18%) QlikView
3 19 (15.70%) Big Data
4 18 (14.88%) SQL Server
5 15 (12.40%) Power BI
6 12 (9.92%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (9.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (8.26%) Hadoop
7 10 (8.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (7.44%) SAS Visual Analytics
9 7 (5.79%) Data Mining
9 7 (5.79%) OLAP
9 7 (5.79%) OLAP Cube
10 6 (4.96%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (4.96%) MySQL
11 5 (4.13%) MongoDB
11 5 (4.13%) NoSQL
11 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (3.31%) Base SAS
12 4 (3.31%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 4 (3.31%) ProC
2 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (2.48%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.83%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.83%) JIRA
3 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (34.71%) Finance
2 27 (22.31%) Banking
3 20 (16.53%) Legal
4 11 (9.09%) Marketing
5 8 (6.61%) Law
6 7 (5.79%) Corporate Banking
7 6 (4.96%) Advertising
8 5 (4.13%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.65%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.65%) Multimedia
9 2 (1.65%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.83%) Automotive
10 1 (0.83%) French Language
10 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (36.36%) Analyst
2 35 (28.93%) Developer
3 18 (14.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 10 (8.26%) Business Developer
4 10 (8.26%) Information Analyst
4 10 (8.26%) Information Security Analyst
4 10 (8.26%) Security Analyst
5 7 (5.79%) Report Analyst
6 6 (4.96%) Analytics Developer
6 6 (4.96%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 6 (4.96%) Consultant
6 6 (4.96%) Data Analyst
6 6 (4.96%) SQL Developer
7 5 (4.13%) Architect
7 5 (4.13%) Lead Developer
7 5 (4.13%) Security Manager
7 5 (4.13%) Software Engineer
7 5 (4.13%) SQL BI Developer
8 4 (3.31%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (3.31%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.92%) HTML
2 10 (8.26%) CSS
3 9 (7.44%) Web Services
4 8 (6.61%) jQuery
5 6 (4.96%) Kafka
6 4 (3.31%) AngularJS
6 4 (3.31%) Hibernate
6 4 (3.31%) HTML5
6 4 (3.31%) Node.js
6 4 (3.31%) React
6 4 (3.31%) Spring
6 4 (3.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (3.31%) XML
7 3 (2.48%) .NET
7 3 (2.48%) CSS3
7 3 (2.48%) MDX
8 2 (1.65%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.65%) CGI
8 2 (1.65%) Flash
9 1 (0.83%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.57%) Data Structures
3 11 (9.09%) User Experience
4 9 (7.44%) Management Information System
5 8 (6.61%) Mobile App
6 7 (5.79%) Social Media
7 5 (4.13%) Algorithms
7 5 (4.13%) Contactless
7 5 (4.13%) Life Science
8 3 (2.48%) Animation
8 3 (2.48%) Smartphone
8 3 (2.48%) Video Editing
9 2 (1.65%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.65%) Robotics
10 1 (0.83%) Marketing Technology
10 1 (0.83%) NHS
10 1 (0.83%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.13%) Linux
2 3 (2.48%) Android
2 3 (2.48%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.48%) Unix
3 1 (0.83%) AIX
3 1 (0.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (40.50%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (27.27%) Data Analytics
3 32 (26.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (21.49%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (17.36%) Data Analysis
6 20 (16.53%) Information Security
7 19 (15.70%) Visualisation
8 18 (14.88%) Project Management
8 18 (14.88%) Root Cause Analysis
9 17 (14.05%) Data Security
9 17 (14.05%) ETL
9 17 (14.05%) Risk Management
10 16 (13.22%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (12.40%) Cybersecurity
11 15 (12.40%) Matrix Organization
11 15 (12.40%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 12 (9.92%) Machine Learning
13 11 (9.09%) Business Analytics
13 11 (9.09%) Data Governance
14 10 (8.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 65 (53.72%) SQL
2 13 (10.74%) JavaScript
3 12 (9.92%) Java
4 11 (9.09%) VBA
5 9 (7.44%) T-SQL
6 7 (5.79%) Python
7 5 (4.13%) R
8 4 (3.31%) PHP
8 4 (3.31%) PROC SQL
8 4 (3.31%) SAS Macro
8 4 (3.31%) Scala
9 3 (2.48%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.83%) C#
10 1 (0.83%) C++
10 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (17.36%) Degree
2 15 (12.40%) CISA
2 15 (12.40%) CISM
2 15 (12.40%) CISSP
3 6 (4.96%) CRISC
4 3 (2.48%) ISEB
4 3 (2.48%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.83%) APMG
5 1 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.83%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.79%) Data Quality
3 5 (4.13%) QA
4 1 (0.83%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) HDFS
Vendors
1 14 (11.57%) Google
1 14 (11.57%) Tableau
2 9 (7.44%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.79%) Cognos
4 4 (3.31%) Cognizant
5 3 (2.48%) Adobe
5 3 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.48%) Talend
5 3 (2.48%) Twitter
5 3 (2.48%) Vertica
6 2 (1.65%) Ab Initio
6 2 (1.65%) Alteryx
6 2 (1.65%) Datameer
6 2 (1.65%) Lavastorm
6 2 (1.65%) ParAccel
6 2 (1.65%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (0.83%) Actuate
7 1 (0.83%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.83%) IBM
7 1 (0.83%) Teradata