Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 6 months to 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 101 100
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1 +29
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 86 53 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.71% 2.11% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 2.37% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 68 32 34
Cheshire median annual salary £40,250 £35,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +21.74% +4.55%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,250 £45,000 £61,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year +23.08% -12.75% +6.43%

Data Analysis 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 2,929 2,232 2,025
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 92.31% 88.85% 89.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2,169 1,699 1,716
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £61,250 £56,875
North West median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.25% - -

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Cheshire

Data Analysis
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Data Analysis in Cheshire

Data Analysis
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Cheshire over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Analysis in Cheshire

Data Analysis
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 June 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 +9 21 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Wilmslow +19 16 £40,500 -
Chester +5 14 £45,000 - 3
Knutsford -16 13 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Northwich - 3 £43,000 -
Macclesfield -7 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Ellesmere Port - 1 £82,500 -
Data Analysis
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 52 (60.47%) SQL
2 31 (36.05%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (22.09%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (20.93%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (19.77%) ETL
7 17 (19.77%) T-SQL
7 17 (19.77%) Banking
7 17 (19.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (19.77%) Finance
7 17 (19.77%) Degree
7 17 (19.77%) Visualisation
8 16 (18.60%) SQL Server
9 15 (17.44%) Risk Management
9 15 (17.44%) Business Analysis
9 15 (17.44%) Data Visualisation
9 15 (17.44%) Big Data
10 14 (16.28%) Microsoft
11 13 (15.12%) Data Modelling
11 13 (15.12%) Python
11 13 (15.12%) Marketing
11 13 (15.12%) Mathematics
12 12 (13.95%) Oracle
12 12 (13.95%) Data Science
13 11 (12.79%) Microsoft Excel
13 11 (12.79%) Investment Banking
13 11 (12.79%) Wealth Management
13 11 (12.79%) Analytics
14 10 (11.63%) Statistical Modelling

Data Analysis
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 6 (6.98%) SAS
2 3 (3.49%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.49%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.33%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (12.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (4.65%) SPSS
4 2 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) FastStats
2 1 (1.16%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.33%) GitHub
1 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.09%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (19.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (18.60%) SQL Server
4 15 (17.44%) Big Data
5 10 (11.63%) Power BI
6 9 (10.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (8.14%) Data Mining
8 6 (6.98%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (6.98%) QlikView
8 6 (6.98%) Relational Database
8 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (3.49%) Hadoop
9 3 (3.49%) MySQL
9 3 (3.49%) NoSQL
10 2 (2.33%) Qlik Sense
11 1 (1.16%) Base SAS
11 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (1.16%) Data Lake
11 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (19.77%) Banking
1 17 (19.77%) Finance
2 13 (15.12%) Marketing
3 11 (12.79%) Investment Banking
4 10 (11.63%) Law
5 4 (4.65%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.16%) Advertising
7 1 (1.16%) Automotive
7 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (48.84%) Analyst
2 23 (26.74%) Developer
3 18 (20.93%) Business Analyst
4 13 (15.12%) SQL Developer
5 12 (13.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 9 (10.47%) Data Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) PL/SQL Developer
7 7 (8.14%) Report Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) Banking Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Consultant
9 5 (5.81%) Data Scientist
9 5 (5.81%) Lead Business Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) SQL BI Developer
9 5 (5.81%) SSRS Developer
10 4 (4.65%) Business Developer
10 4 (4.65%) DBA
10 4 (4.65%) Insight Analyst
10 4 (4.65%) IT Consultant
10 4 (4.65%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) .NET
1 2 (2.33%) Middleware
1 2 (2.33%) RESTful
2 1 (1.16%) HTML
2 1 (1.16%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.47%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.30%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.33%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.33%) CMDB
4 2 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.33%) Marketing Technology
4 2 (2.33%) PMI
4 2 (2.33%) Smart Energy
4 2 (2.33%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.16%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.16%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.16%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.05%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.93%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (19.77%) ETL
4 17 (19.77%) Visualisation
5 15 (17.44%) Business Analysis
5 15 (17.44%) Data Visualisation
5 15 (17.44%) Risk Management
6 13 (15.12%) Data Modelling
6 13 (15.12%) Mathematics
7 12 (13.95%) Data Science
8 11 (12.79%) Analytics
8 11 (12.79%) Wealth Management
9 10 (11.63%) Statistical Modelling
10 9 (10.47%) Project Management
11 8 (9.30%) Coaching
11 8 (9.30%) Creative Thinking
11 8 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (8.14%) Mentoring
12 7 (8.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 52 (60.47%) SQL
2 17 (19.77%) T-SQL
3 13 (15.12%) Python
4 10 (11.63%) R
5 7 (8.14%) PL/SQL
5 7 (8.14%) Shell Script
6 5 (5.81%) Java
7 4 (4.65%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.65%) VBA
8 3 (3.49%) C#
8 3 (3.49%) MATLAB
8 3 (3.49%) Scala
9 1 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (19.77%) Degree
2 7 (8.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.65%) IIBA
3 4 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.33%) DBS Check
4 2 (2.33%) PhD
4 2 (2.33%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.33%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (1.16%) MCSA
5 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.49%) PSD2
3 2 (2.33%) QA
3 2 (2.33%) SLA
4 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.95%) Oracle
3 7 (8.14%) Tableau
4 6 (6.98%) Cognos
4 6 (6.98%) Google
4 6 (6.98%) Teradata
5 4 (4.65%) Progress
5 4 (4.65%) SAP
5 4 (4.65%) Twitter
6 3 (3.49%) Remedy
7 2 (2.33%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.16%) Civica
8 1 (1.16%) DocuSign
8 1 (1.16%) Minitab
8 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com