Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 92 83
Rank change year-on-year +27 -9 +58
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 89 89 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.72% 2.84% 2.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.95% 3.11% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 62 70 58
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% +38.89% +21.15%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,000 £67,500 £51,125
North West median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +18.42% +8.57% -

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 2,251 2,862 2,040
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 94.14% 91.35% 89.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,719 2,157 1,696
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +18.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +28 28 £42,000 +12.00%
Chester +25 21 £45,000 +109.30% 4
Knutsford +13 14 £40,000 - 1
Ellesmere Port - 5 £52,500 -
Wilmslow -13 4 £21,999 -34.88%
Macclesfield +17 3 £60,000 +54.84% 1
Crewe +7 1 £60,000 -22.58%
Data Analysis
North West

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 51 (57.30%) SQL
2 34 (38.20%) SQL Server
3 30 (33.71%) Problem-Solving
4 29 (32.58%) Project Management
5 27 (30.34%) Data Warehouse
6 26 (29.21%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (28.09%) ETL
7 25 (28.09%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (26.97%) T-SQL
8 24 (26.97%) Risk Management
9 22 (24.72%) Business Analysis
9 22 (24.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 21 (23.60%) Microsoft
10 21 (23.60%) Analytics
11 20 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (21.35%) Degree
12 19 (21.35%) Mathematics
13 17 (19.10%) Data Science
14 16 (17.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 15 (16.85%) Data Modelling
15 15 (16.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 14 (15.73%) Visualisation
17 13 (14.61%) Computer Science
17 13 (14.61%) Line Management
17 13 (14.61%) Algorithms
17 13 (14.61%) Microsoft Excel
17 13 (14.61%) Pharmaceutical
17 13 (14.61%) Banking
18 12 (13.48%) Investment Banking
18 12 (13.48%) Law

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 3 (3.37%) SAS
2 1 (1.12%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 13 (14.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (6.74%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.25%) GitHub
1 2 (2.25%) Google Analytics
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.25%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (38.20%) SQL Server
2 27 (30.34%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (24.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (17.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (16.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (12.36%) Big Data
7 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
8 4 (4.49%) MySQL
8 4 (4.49%) OLAP
8 4 (4.49%) OLAP Cube
8 4 (4.49%) Power BI
9 3 (3.37%) QlikView
9 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (2.25%) Amazon Aurora
10 2 (2.25%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (2.25%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (2.25%) Hadoop
10 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (3.37%) JIRA
2 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.12%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.12%) Selenium
3 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (14.61%) Banking
1 13 (14.61%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (13.48%) Investment Banking
2 12 (13.48%) Law
3 11 (12.36%) Marketing
4 9 (10.11%) Finance
5 5 (5.62%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.25%) Retail
7 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (29.21%) Analyst
2 23 (25.84%) Developer
3 18 (20.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 12 (13.48%) Business Developer
4 12 (13.48%) Project Manager
4 12 (13.48%) Software Project Manager
5 10 (11.24%) Business Analyst
6 9 (10.11%) Data Analyst
6 9 (10.11%) SQL Developer
7 8 (8.99%) Software Manager
7 8 (8.99%) Support Manager
8 7 (7.87%) Consultant
9 6 (6.74%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (5.62%) DBA
10 5 (5.62%) ERP Consultant
10 5 (5.62%) IT Consultant
10 5 (5.62%) SQL BI Developer
10 5 (5.62%) Technology Consultant
11 4 (4.49%) Analytics Manager
11 4 (4.49%) Data Analytics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.37%) XML
2 1 (1.12%) Anaconda
2 1 (1.12%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 25 (28.09%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (14.61%) Algorithms
3 6 (6.74%) Data Structures
4 4 (4.49%) PMI
5 2 (2.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.25%) Marketing Technology
5 2 (2.25%) Social Media
5 2 (2.25%) Taxonomies
5 2 (2.25%) User Experience
6 1 (1.12%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.12%) Fintech
6 1 (1.12%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.12%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (33.71%) Problem-Solving
2 29 (32.58%) Project Management
3 26 (29.21%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (28.09%) ETL
5 24 (26.97%) Risk Management
6 22 (24.72%) Business Analysis
7 21 (23.60%) Analytics
8 20 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (21.35%) Mathematics
10 17 (19.10%) Data Science
11 15 (16.85%) Data Modelling
12 14 (15.73%) Visualisation
13 13 (14.61%) Computer Science
13 13 (14.61%) Line Management
14 12 (13.48%) Data Visualisation
14 12 (13.48%) Wealth Management
15 11 (12.36%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (11.24%) Data Management
16 10 (11.24%) Decision-Making
16 10 (11.24%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 51 (57.30%) SQL
2 24 (26.97%) T-SQL
3 7 (7.87%) Python
4 3 (3.37%) Java
4 3 (3.37%) Perl
4 3 (3.37%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.25%) R
5 2 (2.25%) VBA
6 1 (1.12%) C#
6 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (21.35%) Degree
2 4 (4.49%) PhD
2 4 (4.49%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.25%) CIPD
4 1 (1.12%) ISEB
4 1 (1.12%) MCSA
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.12%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.49%) SLA
3 3 (3.37%) QA
4 1 (1.12%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) HDFS
Vendors
1 21 (23.60%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.99%) Oracle
3 7 (7.87%) SAP
4 4 (4.49%) Google
4 4 (4.49%) Tableau
4 4 (4.49%) Teradata
5 2 (2.25%) Cognizant
5 2 (2.25%) Facebook
5 2 (2.25%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.25%) Talend
6 1 (1.12%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.12%) Alteryx
6 1 (1.12%) DocuSign
6 1 (1.12%) Lavastorm
6 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com