Period
to 11 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 31 25
Rank change year-on-year +19 -6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 81 53 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 10.79% 6.18% 8.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 33.61% 18.86% 23.03%
Number of salaries quoted 70 45 73
Lancashire median annual salary £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £50,000 £43,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +18.42% -5.00%

Analytical Skills is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 241 281 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 32.09% 32.79% 37.53%
Number of salaries quoted 186 220 313
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £33,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.94% -10.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £22,550
90th Percentile £66,277 £50,000 £47,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Lancashire

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Lancashire.

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in Lancashire

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Lancashire over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in Lancashire

Analytical Skills
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills within the Lancashire 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
Preston +24 30 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Blackpool +6 21 £46,250 +69.72% 2
Chorley +19 19 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Blackburn -9 2 £67,500 +125.00% 2
Accrington -3 1 £22,000 - 1
Lancaster - 1 £65,000 -
Analytical Skills
North West

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT jobs citing Analytical Skills 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 31 (38.27%) Problem-Solving
2 25 (30.86%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (24.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (22.22%) Smart Meter
5 15 (18.52%) Project Management
6 14 (17.28%) Mentoring
6 14 (17.28%) Coaching
7 13 (16.05%) Change Management
7 13 (16.05%) Microsoft
7 13 (16.05%) SQL
7 13 (16.05%) Business Analysis
7 13 (16.05%) Degree
8 12 (14.81%) Management Information System
9 11 (13.58%) Systems Analysis
10 10 (12.35%) Finance
10 10 (12.35%) Scrum
10 10 (12.35%) Self-Motivation
11 9 (11.11%) Service Delivery
11 9 (11.11%) Service Management
11 9 (11.11%) Project Planning
12 8 (9.88%) Process Improvement
12 8 (9.88%) Change Control
12 8 (9.88%) Big Data
12 8 (9.88%) ITIL
12 8 (9.88%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (9.88%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (9.88%) Matrix Organization
13 7 (8.64%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 7 (8.64%) ITSM
13 7 (8.64%) Supplier Management

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.23%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (2.47%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (1.23%) Sage 500
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) SaaS
1 2 (2.47%) Trello
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) WAN
1 6 (7.41%) ZigBee
2 1 (1.23%) Firewall
2 1 (1.23%) HTTP
2 1 (1.23%) Network Security
2 1 (1.23%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (1.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.88%) Big Data
1 8 (9.88%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (7.41%) MySQL
2 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (3.70%) OLAP
4 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (2.47%) OLTP
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.23%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.23%) Power BI
6 1 (1.23%) PowerPivot
6 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.23%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.47%) ERwin
2 2 (2.47%) JIRA
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.23%) Selenium
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (12.35%) Finance
2 6 (7.41%) Retail
3 2 (2.47%) Back Office
3 2 (2.47%) Legal
3 2 (2.47%) Marketing
3 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.23%) Advertising
4 1 (1.23%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.23%) Local Government
4 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 27 (33.33%) Analyst
2 14 (17.28%) Business Analyst
3 13 (16.05%) Software Analyst
4 11 (13.58%) IT Manager
5 8 (9.88%) IT Services Manager
5 8 (9.88%) Junior
5 8 (9.88%) Junior Project Manager
5 8 (9.88%) Project Manager
5 8 (9.88%) Service Manager
6 7 (8.64%) Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Subject Matter Expert
7 5 (6.17%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Architect
8 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (4.94%) Junior Infrastructure Project Manager
9 3 (3.70%) Data Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (3.70%) Software Test Analyst
10 2 (2.47%) Senior IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) jQuery
2 2 (2.47%) .NET
2 2 (2.47%) CSS
2 2 (2.47%) Middleware
2 2 (2.47%) Web Services
3 1 (1.23%) EDI
3 1 (1.23%) JSON
3 1 (1.23%) LAMP
3 1 (1.23%) LINQ
3 1 (1.23%) MDX
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.23%) RESTful
3 1 (1.23%) SOAP
3 1 (1.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.22%) Smart Meter
2 12 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 10 (12.35%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (7.41%) Smart Energy
5 3 (3.70%) User Experience
6 2 (2.47%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.47%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.23%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.23%) CCTV
7 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.23%) EPoS
7 1 (1.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.94%) Windows
2 3 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.27%) Problem-Solving
2 25 (30.86%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (24.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (18.52%) Project Management
5 14 (17.28%) Coaching
5 14 (17.28%) Mentoring
6 13 (16.05%) Business Analysis
6 13 (16.05%) Change Management
7 11 (13.58%) Systems Analysis
8 10 (12.35%) Scrum
9 9 (11.11%) Project Planning
9 9 (11.11%) Service Delivery
9 9 (11.11%) Service Management
10 8 (9.88%) Change Control
10 8 (9.88%) Cybersecurity
10 8 (9.88%) ITIL
10 8 (9.88%) Matrix Organization
10 8 (9.88%) Process Improvement
11 7 (8.64%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 7 (8.64%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.05%) SQL
2 5 (6.17%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.94%) PHP
4 3 (3.70%) Java
4 3 (3.70%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.47%) C#
5 2 (2.47%) Python
6 1 (1.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.23%) R
6 1 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (16.05%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) ISEB
3 2 (2.47%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.23%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (1.23%) CISSP
4 1 (1.23%) CITP
4 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) IISP
4 1 (1.23%) MBCS
4 1 (1.23%) MCP
4 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) QA
2 3 (3.70%) PMO
3 1 (1.23%) GAAP
3 1 (1.23%) GDPR
3 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 13 (16.05%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.17%) VMware
3 4 (4.94%) Cisco
4 3 (3.70%) HP
5 2 (2.47%) Citrix
5 2 (2.47%) NetApp
5 2 (2.47%) Northgate
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle
5 2 (2.47%) Remedy
6 1 (1.23%) Google
6 1 (1.23%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.23%) Progress
6 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.23%) Sage
6 1 (1.23%) Tealeaf