Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 89 75
Rank change year-on-year +23 -14 +22
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 129 52 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 4.05% 2.34% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 2.67% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 111 55 87
Cheshire median annual salary £43,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.81% -8.75% -15.79%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £23,100
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 2,836 1,949 2,487
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 88.93% 87.56% 86.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2,120 1,588 2,189
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -3.75% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £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 21 January 2018.

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 21 January 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
Warrington +19 32 £30,000 -20.00% 6
Chester -4 27 £47,500 +23.38% 8
Knutsford - 10 £50,000 - 1
Macclesfield +10 9 £45,000 +57.89%
Northwich - 3 £37,500 -
Runcorn - 3 £28,750 -
Wilmslow +19 1 £67,500 +92.86%
Daresbury - 1 £47,500 -
Alderley Edge - 1 - - 1
Analytics
North West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 68 (52.71%) SQL
2 50 (38.76%) Business Intelligence
3 45 (34.88%) Finance
4 35 (27.13%) Data Analytics
5 33 (25.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (23.26%) QlikView
6 30 (23.26%) Visualisation
6 30 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 29 (22.48%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (20.16%) Big Data
8 26 (20.16%) Data Analysis
9 25 (19.38%) Degree
9 25 (19.38%) Power BI
10 23 (17.83%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (17.83%) Banking
11 22 (17.05%) Google
12 21 (16.28%) Microsoft Excel
13 20 (15.50%) Data Warehouse
13 20 (15.50%) ETL
13 20 (15.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 19 (14.73%) Project Management
14 19 (14.73%) JavaScript
14 19 (14.73%) SQL Server
15 18 (13.95%) SAS
15 18 (13.95%) Risk Management
15 18 (13.95%) Machine Learning
15 18 (13.95%) Tableau
15 18 (13.95%) Root Cause Analysis
15 18 (13.95%) Matrix Organization
16 17 (13.18%) Legal

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 18 (13.95%) SAS
2 11 (8.53%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.33%) CMS
3 3 (2.33%) Drupal
3 3 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.33%) Joomla!
3 3 (2.33%) WordPress
4 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (16.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (5.43%) SPSS
3 3 (2.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.78%) InDesign
5 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.78%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) HFM
1 1 (0.78%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.78%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.85%) Google Analytics
2 8 (6.20%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.10%) AdWords
4 4 (3.10%) GitHub
4 4 (3.10%) SaaS
5 3 (2.33%) IaaS
5 3 (2.33%) PaaS
6 2 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.55%) Responsys
6 2 (1.55%) Silverpop
7 1 (0.78%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.55%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (25.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 30 (23.26%) QlikView
3 26 (20.16%) Big Data
4 25 (19.38%) Power BI
5 20 (15.50%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (15.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (14.73%) SQL Server
7 16 (12.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (9.30%) Hadoop
9 11 (8.53%) SQL Server 2016
10 10 (7.75%) Qlik Sense
11 9 (6.98%) Data Mining
11 9 (6.98%) SAS Visual Analytics
12 7 (5.43%) NoSQL
13 6 (4.65%) MySQL
14 5 (3.88%) MongoDB
14 5 (3.88%) Snowflake Schema
15 4 (3.10%) Base SAS
15 4 (3.10%) OLAP
15 4 (3.10%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.10%) ProC
1 4 (3.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.78%) Dreamweaver
General
1 45 (34.88%) Finance
2 23 (17.83%) Banking
3 17 (13.18%) Legal
4 16 (12.40%) Marketing
5 8 (6.20%) Advertising
6 6 (4.65%) Law
7 5 (3.88%) Investment Banking
8 4 (3.10%) Corporate Banking
9 3 (2.33%) Retail Banking
10 2 (1.55%) Multimedia
10 2 (1.55%) Retail
11 1 (0.78%) Automotive
11 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (34.88%) Analyst
2 38 (29.46%) Developer
3 26 (20.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 10 (7.75%) Information Analyst
4 10 (7.75%) Information Security Analyst
4 10 (7.75%) Security Analyst
5 9 (6.98%) Data Analyst
5 9 (6.98%) SQL Developer
6 8 (6.20%) Lead Developer
6 8 (6.20%) SQL BI Developer
7 6 (4.65%) Business Developer
7 6 (4.65%) Java Developer
7 6 (4.65%) Report Analyst
7 6 (4.65%) Security Manager
8 5 (3.88%) Consultant
8 5 (3.88%) Data Modeller
8 5 (3.88%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (3.88%) Graduate Java Developer
8 5 (3.88%) Information Manager
8 5 (3.88%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.63%) HTML
2 13 (10.08%) CSS
3 8 (6.20%) jQuery
4 5 (3.88%) AngularJS
4 5 (3.88%) Hibernate
4 5 (3.88%) Kafka
4 5 (3.88%) Node.js
4 5 (3.88%) React
4 5 (3.88%) Spring
4 5 (3.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (3.10%) Web Services
6 3 (2.33%) CSS3
6 3 (2.33%) HTML5
6 3 (2.33%) MDX
6 3 (2.33%) XML
7 2 (1.55%) CGI
7 2 (1.55%) Flash
8 1 (0.78%) LAMP
8 1 (0.78%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.83%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.08%) Data Structures
3 12 (9.30%) User Experience
4 6 (4.65%) Social Media
5 4 (3.10%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.10%) Life Science
5 4 (3.10%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.33%) Animation
6 3 (2.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.33%) Robotics
6 3 (2.33%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.33%) Video Editing
7 1 (0.78%) Contactless
7 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.78%) Marketing Technology
7 1 (0.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.33%) Android
1 3 (2.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (38.76%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (27.13%) Data Analytics
3 30 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (23.26%) Visualisation
4 29 (22.48%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (20.16%) Data Analysis
6 20 (15.50%) ETL
7 19 (14.73%) Project Management
8 18 (13.95%) Machine Learning
8 18 (13.95%) Matrix Organization
8 18 (13.95%) Risk Management
8 18 (13.95%) Root Cause Analysis
9 17 (13.18%) Information Security
10 16 (12.40%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (12.40%) Data Security
10 16 (12.40%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
11 15 (11.63%) Cybersecurity
12 14 (10.85%) Data Visualisation
13 13 (10.08%) Mentoring
14 11 (8.53%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 68 (52.71%) SQL
2 19 (14.73%) JavaScript
3 14 (10.85%) Java
3 14 (10.85%) Python
3 14 (10.85%) VBA
4 13 (10.08%) R
5 12 (9.30%) T-SQL
6 8 (6.20%) Scala
7 5 (3.88%) PHP
8 4 (3.10%) PROC SQL
8 4 (3.10%) SAS Macro
9 2 (1.55%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.78%) C#
10 1 (0.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (19.38%) Degree
2 16 (12.40%) CISA
2 16 (12.40%) CISM
2 16 (12.40%) CISSP
3 6 (4.65%) CRISC
4 3 (2.33%) ISEB
4 3 (2.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.78%) PhD
5 1 (0.78%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.88%) QA
3 4 (3.10%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.78%) Actionable Recommendations
Vendors
1 22 (17.05%) Google
2 18 (13.95%) Tableau
3 8 (6.20%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.43%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (4.65%) Cognos
6 4 (3.10%) Twitter
7 3 (2.33%) Ab Initio
7 3 (2.33%) Adobe
7 3 (2.33%) Alteryx
7 3 (2.33%) Datameer
7 3 (2.33%) Lavastorm
8 2 (1.55%) ParAccel
8 2 (1.55%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 2 (1.55%) Talend
8 2 (1.55%) Vertica
8 2 (1.55%) Yahoo!
9 1 (0.78%) Actuate
9 1 (0.78%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.78%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.78%) Teradata