Period
to 23 February 2019

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 23 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 76 97
Rank change year-on-year +23 +21 -23
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 94 129 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 4.53% 3.82% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.86% 4.15% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 79 114 48
Cheshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +23.29% -5.81%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £64,375 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.67% +12.50% -

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 1,935 3,108 1,934
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 93.16% 92.06% 90.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,431 2,293 1,568
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £23,425
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,000 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 23 February 2019.

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 23 February 2019. 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 +22 48 £45,000 +28.57% 10
Chester +10 13 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Knutsford +28 9 - -
Wilmslow +1 6 £43,500 -35.56% 1
Winsford - 3 £23,000 - 1
Macclesfield +12 1 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Runcorn +3 1 £50,000 +73.91%
Analytics
North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, IT jobs citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 41 (43.62%) Data Analysis
2 40 (42.55%) Mathematics
3 38 (40.43%) Data Science
4 36 (38.30%) Risk Management
5 35 (37.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 34 (36.17%) Algorithms
7 33 (35.11%) Project Management
7 33 (35.11%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (34.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 30 (31.91%) Problem-Solving
10 28 (29.79%) Business Analysis
11 27 (28.72%) Line Management
12 26 (27.66%) Data Analytics
13 24 (25.53%) Software Engineering
14 22 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
14 22 (23.40%) Computer Science
15 20 (21.28%) Test Automation
16 18 (19.15%) Python
16 18 (19.15%) PhD
17 17 (18.09%) Finance
18 16 (17.02%) Java
18 16 (17.02%) SQL
18 16 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
18 16 (17.02%) Big Data
19 14 (14.89%) DevOps
19 14 (14.89%) Presales
20 13 (13.83%) Google
20 13 (13.83%) C#
21 12 (12.77%) Marketing
21 12 (12.77%) Visualisation

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 7 (7.45%) Apache Spark
2 6 (6.38%) Apache
3 3 (3.19%) CMS
4 2 (2.13%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.06%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) SAP Business One
1 1 (1.06%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.06%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.70%) Google Analytics
2 7 (7.45%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.19%) Google Tag Manager
3 3 (3.19%) IaaS
3 3 (3.19%) PaaS
4 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.13%) Office 365
5 1 (1.06%) AdWords
5 1 (1.06%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.13%) DHCP
1 2 (2.13%) DNS
1 2 (2.13%) Internet
1 2 (2.13%) Software-Defined Networking
1 2 (2.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.06%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.02%) Big Data
2 7 (7.45%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.38%) QlikView
4 4 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.26%) Power BI
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.06%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.06%) Azkaban
6 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.06%) MySQL
6 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.06%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (11.70%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.57%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.32%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.19%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.06%) LSMW
6 1 (1.06%) Moq
6 1 (1.06%) Subversion
6 1 (1.06%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 35 (37.23%) Pharmaceutical
2 17 (18.09%) Finance
3 12 (12.77%) Marketing
4 9 (9.57%) Banking
4 9 (9.57%) Investment Banking
4 9 (9.57%) Law
5 5 (5.32%) Legal
6 3 (3.19%) Back Office
7 1 (1.06%) Advertising
7 1 (1.06%) Automotive
7 1 (1.06%) Games
7 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (28.72%) Project Manager
1 27 (28.72%) Software Project Manager
2 18 (19.15%) Developer
3 16 (17.02%) Software Manager
3 16 (17.02%) Support Manager
4 12 (12.77%) Analyst
5 11 (11.70%) Analytics Manager
5 11 (11.70%) Data Analytics Manager
6 8 (8.51%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) Software Developer
7 7 (7.45%) Data Scientist
8 6 (6.38%) AWS Engineer
8 6 (6.38%) QA Engineer
8 6 (6.38%) Senior QA Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) Architect
9 5 (5.32%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) QA Automation Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) Senior Automation Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) C# Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.45%) Kafka
2 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (4.26%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (4.26%) WinForms
3 2 (2.13%) .NET
3 2 (2.13%) Ajax
3 2 (2.13%) CSS
3 2 (2.13%) HTML
3 2 (2.13%) HTML5
3 2 (2.13%) SignalR
4 1 (1.06%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.06%) BAPI
4 1 (1.06%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (1.06%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.06%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (1.06%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (1.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (36.17%) Algorithms
2 22 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (11.70%) PMI
4 5 (5.32%) User Experience
5 4 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.26%) Social Media
6 3 (3.19%) Life Science
6 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.19%) NHS
7 2 (2.13%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.13%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.13%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.13%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.06%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.26%) Android
1 4 (4.26%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.19%) Windows
3 2 (2.13%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (43.62%) Data Analysis
2 40 (42.55%) Mathematics
3 38 (40.43%) Data Science
4 36 (38.30%) Risk Management
5 33 (35.11%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (35.11%) Project Management
6 32 (34.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 30 (31.91%) Problem-Solving
8 28 (29.79%) Business Analysis
9 27 (28.72%) Line Management
10 26 (27.66%) Data Analytics
11 24 (25.53%) Software Engineering
12 22 (23.40%) Computer Science
13 20 (21.28%) Test Automation
14 16 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (14.89%) DevOps
15 14 (14.89%) Presales
16 12 (12.77%) Visualisation
17 11 (11.70%) Change Control
17 11 (11.70%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.15%) Python
2 16 (17.02%) Java
2 16 (17.02%) SQL
3 13 (13.83%) C#
4 8 (8.51%) R
5 7 (7.45%) C
5 7 (7.45%) C++
5 7 (7.45%) MATLAB
6 6 (6.38%) Scala
6 6 (6.38%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.32%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.13%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.06%) ABAP
9 1 (1.06%) PHP
9 1 (1.06%) SAPscript
9 1 (1.06%) VB
9 1 (1.06%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (19.15%) PhD
2 11 (11.70%) Degree
2 11 (11.70%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.19%) DBS Check
5 2 (2.13%) CISSP
5 2 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.06%) ACCA
6 1 (1.06%) CIMA
6 1 (1.06%) CISA
6 1 (1.06%) CISM
6 1 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.38%) QA
2 3 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.13%) GDPR
4 1 (1.06%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (8.51%) Docker
2 2 (2.13%) vCloud
2 2 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (11.70%) Ansible
1 11 (11.70%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (11.70%) Puppet
2 8 (8.51%) Docker Swarm
2 8 (8.51%) Mesos
3 2 (2.13%) MaaS360
Vendors
1 13 (13.83%) Google
2 7 (7.45%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.38%) Tableau
4 4 (4.26%) Xamarin
5 3 (3.19%) Ensighten
5 3 (3.19%) Facebook
5 3 (3.19%) Maxymiser
6 2 (2.13%) Cognos
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle
6 2 (2.13%) Sophos
6 2 (2.13%) VMware
7 1 (1.06%) Adobe
7 1 (1.06%) Hootsuite
7 1 (1.06%) Hotjar
7 1 (1.06%) SAP