Period
to 23 September 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 103 83
Rank change year-on-year +28 -20 +69
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 97 63 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.56% 2.24% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.81% 2.49% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 76 43 49
Cheshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +26.98% +14.55%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £54,375 £67,500 £61,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £33,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +19.40% -10.67% -

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 2,548 2,532 1,877
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 93.44% 90.14% 88.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,916 1,900 1,618
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.43% +8.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,250 £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% -

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 September 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 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 +25 31 £40,000 +26.98% 1
Chester +17 26 £45,000 - 2
Knutsford +7 14 £40,000 -
Wilmslow +4 9 £35,000 -13.58%
Macclesfield +10 4 £37,500 +11.11%
Crewe +6 1 £60,000 -22.58%
Ellesmere Port - 1 £52,500 -
Northwich - 1 £52,500 - 1
Data Analysis
North West

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 67 (69.07%) SQL
2 40 (41.24%) SQL Server
3 35 (36.08%) ETL
3 35 (36.08%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (35.05%) Data Warehouse
5 33 (34.02%) Business Intelligence
6 30 (30.93%) T-SQL
6 30 (30.93%) Problem-Solving
7 28 (28.87%) Microsoft
8 27 (27.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 23 (23.71%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (23.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 22 (22.68%) Data Modelling
11 20 (20.62%) Project Management
11 20 (20.62%) Visualisation
12 19 (19.59%) Degree
13 18 (18.56%) Microsoft Excel
13 18 (18.56%) Business Analysis
14 17 (17.53%) Risk Management
14 17 (17.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 16 (16.49%) Marketing
15 16 (16.49%) Mathematics
15 16 (16.49%) Data Visualisation
16 15 (15.46%) Big Data
16 15 (15.46%) Analytics
17 14 (14.43%) Microsoft Office
18 13 (13.40%) Decision-Making
19 12 (12.37%) Law
19 12 (12.37%) Investment Banking
19 12 (12.37%) Banking

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 7 (7.22%) SAS
2 2 (2.06%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (18.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (14.43%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (5.15%) SPSS
4 4 (4.12%) MS Visio
5 3 (3.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) FastStats
2 1 (1.03%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (41.24%) SQL Server
2 34 (35.05%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (27.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (23.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (17.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (15.46%) Big Data
7 10 (10.31%) Relational Database
8 7 (7.22%) Power BI
9 5 (5.15%) MySQL
9 5 (5.15%) QlikView
10 4 (4.12%) Data Mining
10 4 (4.12%) OLAP
10 4 (4.12%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (3.09%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (2.06%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (2.06%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (2.06%) Qlik Sense
12 2 (2.06%) RDBMS
12 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (3.09%) JIRA
2 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (16.49%) Marketing
2 12 (12.37%) Banking
2 12 (12.37%) Investment Banking
2 12 (12.37%) Law
3 10 (10.31%) Finance
4 5 (5.15%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.06%) Retail
6 1 (1.03%) Advertising
6 1 (1.03%) Automotive
6 1 (1.03%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (40.21%) Analyst
2 30 (30.93%) Developer
3 21 (21.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 15 (15.46%) Business Developer
5 14 (14.43%) Data Analyst
6 12 (12.37%) Business Analyst
7 11 (11.34%) SQL Developer
8 8 (8.25%) Consultant
9 7 (7.22%) ERP Consultant
9 7 (7.22%) IT Consultant
9 7 (7.22%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (7.22%) Technology Consultant
10 6 (6.19%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 5 (5.15%) Administrator
11 5 (5.15%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 5 (5.15%) Insight Analyst
11 5 (5.15%) Senior Business Analyst
11 5 (5.15%) SQL BI Developer
12 4 (4.12%) DBA
12 4 (4.12%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.06%) .NET
1 2 (2.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (36.08%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.22%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.12%) Algorithms
3 4 (4.12%) Data Structures
3 4 (4.12%) PMI
4 3 (3.09%) Marketing Technology
5 2 (2.06%) CMDB
5 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.06%) Taxonomies
5 2 (2.06%) Xbox
6 1 (1.03%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.08%) ETL
2 33 (34.02%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (30.93%) Problem-Solving
4 23 (23.71%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (22.68%) Data Modelling
6 20 (20.62%) Project Management
6 20 (20.62%) Visualisation
7 18 (18.56%) Business Analysis
8 17 (17.53%) Risk Management
9 16 (16.49%) Data Visualisation
9 16 (16.49%) Mathematics
10 15 (15.46%) Analytics
11 13 (13.40%) Decision-Making
12 12 (12.37%) Data Science
12 12 (12.37%) Wealth Management
13 10 (10.31%) Change Management
14 8 (8.25%) Coaching
14 8 (8.25%) Data Management
14 8 (8.25%) ERP
15 7 (7.22%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (69.07%) SQL
2 30 (30.93%) T-SQL
3 11 (11.34%) Python
4 6 (6.19%) R
5 5 (5.15%) PL/SQL
5 5 (5.15%) VBA
6 4 (4.12%) Java
7 3 (3.09%) C#
7 3 (3.09%) MATLAB
7 3 (3.09%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.06%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (19.59%) Degree
2 4 (4.12%) PhD
2 4 (4.12%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.06%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.03%) IIBA
5 1 (1.03%) ISEB
5 1 (1.03%) MCSA
5 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.12%) QA
3 1 (1.03%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (28.87%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.22%) Oracle
2 7 (7.22%) SAP
3 6 (6.19%) Google
4 5 (5.15%) Tableau
5 4 (4.12%) Teradata
5 4 (4.12%) Twitter
6 2 (2.06%) DocuSign
6 2 (2.06%) Hyperion
6 2 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.06%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.06%) Talend
7 1 (1.03%) Minitab
7 1 (1.03%) Progress