Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 66 69
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 91 121 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.54% 3.98% 3.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.80% 4.40% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 111 97 71
Cheshire median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £36,250 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £63,500
North West median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% +12.50% +6.67%

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 2,395 2,749 2,027
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 93.12% 90.49% 89.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,822 2,073 1,725
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +14.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 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 17 November 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 -1 29 £45,000 +50.00% 3
Chester +15 27 £55,000 +15.79% 4
Knutsford +16 11 - - 1
Winsford - 3 £23,000 -
Macclesfield +12 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Alderley Edge +9 2 - -
Runcorn +7 2 £38,750 +40.91%
Analytics
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (37.36%) Data Analytics
3 26 (28.57%) Project Management
3 26 (28.57%) Finance
4 25 (27.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (27.47%) DevOps
5 23 (25.27%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (24.18%) Configuration Management
7 21 (23.08%) Git (software)
7 21 (23.08%) Puppet
7 21 (23.08%) Ansible
7 21 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
8 19 (20.88%) Mentoring
9 18 (19.78%) SQL
9 18 (19.78%) Risk Management
10 17 (18.68%) Test Automation
10 17 (18.68%) Data Analysis
11 16 (17.58%) Mathematics
12 15 (16.48%) Mesos
13 14 (15.38%) Python
13 14 (15.38%) Banking
13 14 (15.38%) Big Data
14 13 (14.29%) Google
14 13 (14.29%) Investment Banking
14 13 (14.29%) Wealth Management
14 13 (14.29%) Degree
14 13 (14.29%) Docker
14 13 (14.29%) Docker Swarm
14 13 (14.29%) Data Science
15 12 (13.19%) Presales

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 4 (4.40%) SAS
2 3 (3.30%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.10%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.10%) CMS
3 1 (1.10%) Sitefinity
3 1 (1.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.20%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.20%) SPSS
4 1 (1.10%) Camtasia
4 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.10%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.10%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.10%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.10%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.10%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.79%) IaaS
1 8 (8.79%) PaaS
2 7 (7.69%) Google Analytics
3 3 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.20%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (2.20%) Office 365
5 1 (1.10%) AdWords
5 1 (1.10%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (1.10%) GitHub
5 1 (1.10%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) Ethernet
2 3 (3.30%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (2.20%) BGP
3 2 (2.20%) DHCP
3 2 (2.20%) DNS
3 2 (2.20%) LAN
3 2 (2.20%) MPLS
3 2 (2.20%) OSPF
3 2 (2.20%) RSVP
3 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.20%) WAN
4 1 (1.10%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.38%) Big Data
2 11 (12.09%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (9.89%) QlikView
4 8 (8.79%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.49%) Power BI
6 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.10%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (1.10%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.10%) Biml
8 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.10%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.10%) OLAP
8 1 (1.10%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (1.10%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 21 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (8.79%) Jenkins
2 8 (8.79%) TeamCity
3 6 (6.59%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.20%) JIRA
4 2 (2.20%) Moq
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (2.20%) Subversion
4 2 (2.20%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (1.10%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (1.10%) LSMW
General
1 26 (28.57%) Finance
2 14 (15.38%) Banking
3 13 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 11 (12.09%) Law
4 11 (12.09%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (8.79%) Marketing
6 5 (5.49%) Legal
6 5 (5.49%) Retail
7 4 (4.40%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.20%) Games
9 1 (1.10%) Advertising
9 1 (1.10%) Back Office
9 1 (1.10%) Front Office
9 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (18.68%) Developer
2 16 (17.58%) Analyst
3 13 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (9.89%) Architect
5 8 (8.79%) DevOps Architect
5 8 (8.79%) Project Manager
6 7 (7.69%) Software Project Manager
7 5 (5.49%) Analytics Manager
7 5 (5.49%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.49%) Data Analytics Manager
8 4 (4.40%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Capacity Planner
8 4 (4.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (4.40%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Insight Analyst
9 3 (3.30%) Operations Manager
9 3 (3.30%) Software Manager
9 3 (3.30%) SQL Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.69%) Natural Language Processing
2 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (5.49%) CSS
2 5 (5.49%) HTML
2 5 (5.49%) WinForms
3 4 (4.40%) .NET
3 4 (4.40%) Ajax
4 3 (3.30%) HTML5
4 3 (3.30%) SignalR
5 2 (2.20%) .NET Core
5 2 (2.20%) XML
6 1 (1.10%) BAPI
6 1 (1.10%) MDX
6 1 (1.10%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (1.10%) SAP PI
6 1 (1.10%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (1.10%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (1.10%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.89%) User Experience
3 8 (8.79%) Algorithms
4 7 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.49%) Mobile App
6 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.40%) PMI
6 4 (4.40%) Social Media
7 3 (3.30%) NHS
7 3 (3.30%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (3.30%) Smart Meter
8 2 (2.20%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.20%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.10%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (1.10%) CMDB
9 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.10%) Life Science
9 1 (1.10%) Smart City
9 1 (1.10%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.49%) Android
1 5 (5.49%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.30%) Windows
3 2 (2.20%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.10%) Linux
4 1 (1.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (37.36%) Data Analytics
3 26 (28.57%) Project Management
4 25 (27.47%) DevOps
4 25 (27.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (25.27%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (24.18%) Configuration Management
7 19 (20.88%) Mentoring
8 18 (19.78%) Risk Management
9 17 (18.68%) Data Analysis
9 17 (18.68%) Test Automation
10 16 (17.58%) Mathematics
11 13 (14.29%) Data Science
11 13 (14.29%) Wealth Management
12 12 (13.19%) Presales
13 11 (12.09%) Machine Learning
14 10 (10.99%) Problem-Solving
15 9 (9.89%) Business Analysis
15 9 (9.89%) ETL
16 8 (8.79%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.78%) SQL
2 14 (15.38%) Python
3 10 (10.99%) JavaScript
4 9 (9.89%) T-SQL
5 7 (7.69%) C#
6 6 (6.59%) Perl
6 6 (6.59%) R
7 3 (3.30%) Java
7 3 (3.30%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.20%) VB
8 2 (2.20%) VB6
8 2 (2.20%) VBA
9 1 (1.10%) ABAP
9 1 (1.10%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.10%) PHP
9 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.10%) SAPscript
9 1 (1.10%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.40%) PhD
3 4 (4.40%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.30%) CISA
4 3 (3.30%) CISM
4 3 (3.30%) CISSP
4 3 (3.30%) DBS Check
4 3 (3.30%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) Data Quality
1 5 (5.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.40%) QA
3 2 (2.20%) GDPR
4 1 (1.10%) PMO
4 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (14.29%) Docker
2 3 (3.30%) KVM
2 3 (3.30%) QEMU
2 3 (3.30%) vCloud
2 3 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (23.08%) Ansible
1 21 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
1 21 (23.08%) Puppet
2 15 (16.48%) Mesos
3 13 (14.29%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (2.20%) MaaS360
Vendors
1 13 (14.29%) Google
2 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.49%) Tableau
3 5 (5.49%) Xamarin
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle
4 3 (3.30%) VMware
5 2 (2.20%) Facebook
5 2 (2.20%) SAP
5 2 (2.20%) Sophos
6 1 (1.10%) Adobe
6 1 (1.10%) Hootsuite
6 1 (1.10%) Hotjar
6 1 (1.10%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.10%) IBM
6 1 (1.10%) Informatica
6 1 (1.10%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.10%) Talend
6 1 (1.10%) Teradata