Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 84 58
Rank change year-on-year +3 -26 +27
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 84 87 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.07% 3.09% 3.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 3.43% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 93 63 73
Cheshire median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,500 £26,350
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,000 £63,050
North West median annual salary £48,500 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.19% +17.50% +1.91%

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 2,559 2,540 1,884
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 93.46% 90.17% 88.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,924 1,908 1,621
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,425 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £57,500
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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +16 31 £48,000 +47.69% 2
Chester +5 23 £55,000 -8.33% 4
Knutsford +1 13 - - 4
Runcorn +11 2 £38,750 +40.91%
Alderley Edge - 2 - - 1
Macclesfield +7 1 - -
Analytics
North West

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 38 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (36.90%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (35.71%) Data Analytics
4 25 (29.76%) Project Management
5 24 (28.57%) Finance
6 21 (25.00%) SQL
7 20 (23.81%) DevOps
8 17 (20.24%) Configuration Management
8 17 (20.24%) Risk Management
9 16 (19.05%) Banking
9 16 (19.05%) Big Data
9 16 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
9 16 (19.05%) Puppet
9 16 (19.05%) Git (software)
9 16 (19.05%) Ansible
10 15 (17.86%) Mentoring
10 15 (17.86%) Wealth Management
10 15 (17.86%) Data Analysis
10 15 (17.86%) Investment Banking
10 15 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (17.86%) Python
11 14 (16.67%) Visualisation
12 13 (15.48%) Mathematics
12 13 (15.48%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (15.48%) Law
13 12 (14.29%) Test Automation
13 12 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (14.29%) Presales
14 11 (13.10%) Data Science
14 11 (13.10%) Machine Learning

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 5 (5.95%) SAS
2 2 (2.38%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.38%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.19%) CMS
3 1 (1.19%) Sitefinity
3 1 (1.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (3.57%) SPSS
3 2 (2.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.19%) Camtasia
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.19%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.19%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.19%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.19%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.19%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.19%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.52%) IaaS
1 8 (9.52%) PaaS
2 4 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.76%) Google Analytics
2 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.19%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (1.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.95%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.38%) BGP
2 2 (2.38%) LAN
2 2 (2.38%) MPLS
2 2 (2.38%) OSPF
2 2 (2.38%) RSVP
2 2 (2.38%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (2.38%) WAN
3 1 (1.19%) Internet
3 1 (1.19%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.05%) Big Data
2 13 (15.48%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (11.90%) QlikView
4 9 (10.71%) SQL Server
5 8 (9.52%) Power BI
6 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (3.57%) Biml
8 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (2.38%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.19%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (1.19%) OLAP
10 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.19%) PowerPivot
10 1 (1.19%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 16 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 8 (9.52%) TeamCity
3 4 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.38%) JIRA
4 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (1.19%) LSMW
5 1 (1.19%) Moq
5 1 (1.19%) Subversion
5 1 (1.19%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 24 (28.57%) Finance
2 16 (19.05%) Banking
3 15 (17.86%) Investment Banking
4 13 (15.48%) Law
5 7 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (5.95%) Legal
7 4 (4.76%) Marketing
7 4 (4.76%) Retail
7 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
8 3 (3.57%) Games
9 1 (1.19%) Back Office
9 1 (1.19%) Front Office
9 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (20.24%) Developer
2 16 (19.05%) Analyst
3 10 (11.90%) Architect
4 8 (9.52%) DevOps Architect
4 8 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) MI Manager
6 5 (5.95%) Analytics Manager
6 5 (5.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (5.95%) Data Analytics Manager
6 5 (5.95%) Project Manager
6 5 (5.95%) SQL BI Developer
6 5 (5.95%) SQL Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Capacity Planner
7 4 (4.76%) Data Scientist
7 4 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (4.76%) Insight Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Software Project Manager
7 4 (4.76%) Technical Manager
8 3 (3.57%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.33%) Natural Language Processing
2 5 (5.95%) CSS
2 5 (5.95%) HTML
3 4 (4.76%) .NET
3 4 (4.76%) Ajax
4 3 (3.57%) HTML5
4 3 (3.57%) MDX
4 3 (3.57%) XML
5 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (2.38%) WinForms
6 1 (1.19%) .NET Core
6 1 (1.19%) BAPI
6 1 (1.19%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (1.19%) SAP PI
6 1 (1.19%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (1.19%) SignalR
6 1 (1.19%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (1.19%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.33%) User Experience
3 5 (5.95%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.76%) PMI
4 4 (4.76%) Social Media
5 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.38%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.38%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.19%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.19%) CMDB
7 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.19%) Life Science
7 1 (1.19%) Smart City
7 1 (1.19%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.38%) Android
1 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (36.90%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (35.71%) Data Analytics
4 25 (29.76%) Project Management
5 20 (23.81%) DevOps
6 17 (20.24%) Configuration Management
6 17 (20.24%) Risk Management
7 15 (17.86%) Data Analysis
7 15 (17.86%) Mentoring
7 15 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (17.86%) Wealth Management
8 14 (16.67%) Visualisation
9 13 (15.48%) Mathematics
10 12 (14.29%) Presales
10 12 (14.29%) Test Automation
11 11 (13.10%) Data Science
11 11 (13.10%) ETL
11 11 (13.10%) Machine Learning
12 10 (11.90%) Data Modelling
12 10 (11.90%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 21 (25.00%) SQL
2 15 (17.86%) Python
3 9 (10.71%) JavaScript
3 9 (10.71%) T-SQL
4 7 (8.33%) R
5 6 (7.14%) Perl
6 4 (4.76%) C#
7 3 (3.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 3 (3.57%) Java
8 2 (2.38%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.38%) VBA
9 1 (1.19%) ABAP
9 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.19%) SAPscript
9 1 (1.19%) Scala
9 1 (1.19%) VB
9 1 (1.19%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (9.52%) Degree
2 4 (4.76%) PhD
2 4 (4.76%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.57%) CISA
3 3 (3.57%) CISM
3 3 (3.57%) CISSP
4 2 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.76%) QA
3 3 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.19%) PMO
4 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (9.52%) Docker
2 3 (3.57%) KVM
2 3 (3.57%) QEMU
3 2 (2.38%) vCloud
3 2 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (19.05%) Ansible
1 16 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (19.05%) Puppet
2 10 (11.90%) Mesos
3 8 (9.52%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 10 (11.90%) Google
2 9 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.14%) Tableau
4 3 (3.57%) Oracle
5 2 (2.38%) SAP
5 2 (2.38%) VMware
5 2 (2.38%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.19%) Adobe
6 1 (1.19%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.19%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.19%) IBM
6 1 (1.19%) Informatica
6 1 (1.19%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.19%) Talend
6 1 (1.19%) Teradata