Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 36 33
Rank change year-on-year +27 -3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 111 52 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 13.06% 5.85% 6.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 36.51% 15.90% 14.32%
Number of salaries quoted 102 41 49
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -3.45%
10th Percentile £26,375 £24,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -5.06%

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 304 327 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 35.76% 36.78% 47.88%
Number of salaries quoted 253 264 333
Lancashire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -7.89%
10th Percentile £23,757 £20,825 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £49,600
North West median annual salary £44,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.95% +5.00% -

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +26 35 £41,250 +4.43% 7
Chorley +8 25 £34,500 -13.75%
Lancaster - 8 £35,000 - 1
Blackpool +6 7 £45,000 +100.00% 3
Blackburn -1 6 £31,750 +5.83% 2
Burnley - 3 £26,500 -
Accrington - 1 £22,000 - 1
Analytical Skills
North West

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 53 (47.75%) Problem-Solving
2 40 (36.04%) SQL
3 25 (22.52%) Microsoft
4 24 (21.62%) SQL Server
4 24 (21.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (20.72%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (19.82%) Degree
7 21 (18.92%) Project Management
8 20 (18.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (17.12%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (17.12%) Change Management
9 19 (17.12%) Windows
10 18 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (15.32%) Change Control
11 17 (15.32%) Big Data
11 17 (15.32%) Business Transformation
11 17 (15.32%) Cybersecurity
11 17 (15.32%) Matrix Organization
12 16 (14.41%) SQL Server 2016
13 15 (13.51%) MySQL
14 14 (12.61%) Manufacturing
14 14 (12.61%) Finance
14 14 (12.61%) Process Improvement
15 13 (11.71%) Root Cause Analysis
15 13 (11.71%) jQuery
15 13 (11.71%) Project Planning
15 13 (11.71%) Data Modelling
16 12 (10.81%) IIS
16 12 (10.81%) C#

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 12 (10.81%) IIS
2 6 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.60%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.90%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
1 1 (0.90%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.90%) Sage 500
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.31%) Google Analytics
2 4 (3.60%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (3.60%) Google Tag Manager
3 3 (2.70%) Office 365
4 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.60%) SAN
2 2 (1.80%) Network Security
2 2 (1.80%) VSAN
3 1 (0.90%) Firewall
3 1 (0.90%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.62%) SQL Server
1 24 (21.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 23 (20.72%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (18.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (15.32%) Big Data
5 16 (14.41%) SQL Server 2016
6 15 (13.51%) MySQL
7 12 (10.81%) OLAP
8 11 (9.91%) OLTP
9 7 (6.31%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (6.31%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.90%) Power BI
10 1 (0.90%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (9.91%) ERwin
2 3 (2.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (12.61%) Finance
1 14 (12.61%) Manufacturing
2 9 (8.11%) Marketing
3 8 (7.21%) Retail
4 4 (3.60%) Brand Awareness
5 3 (2.70%) Back Office
6 2 (1.80%) Automotive
6 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.90%) Advertising
7 1 (0.90%) Billing
Job Titles
1 34 (30.63%) Analyst
2 22 (19.82%) Developer
3 18 (16.22%) Business Analyst
4 17 (15.32%) Project Manager
5 12 (10.81%) Architect
6 11 (9.91%) Data Architect
6 11 (9.91%) Junior
6 11 (9.91%) Junior Project Manager
7 10 (9.01%) SQL Developer
8 6 (5.41%) Software Analyst
9 5 (4.50%) .NET Developer
9 5 (4.50%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (3.60%) ASP Developer
10 4 (3.60%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.60%) C# Developer
10 4 (3.60%) Infrastructure Manager
10 4 (3.60%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.60%) Product Manager
10 4 (3.60%) Senior Project Manager
10 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.71%) jQuery
2 11 (9.91%) .NET
3 10 (9.01%) ASP.NET
3 10 (9.01%) CSS
3 10 (9.01%) HTML
4 9 (8.11%) Ajax
4 9 (8.11%) Classic ASP
5 4 (3.60%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (3.60%) RESTful
6 3 (2.70%) Spring
7 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.90%) MDX
7 1 (0.90%) SOAP
7 1 (0.90%) WCF
7 1 (0.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.91%) Hybrid Cloud
2 10 (9.01%) Management Information System
2 10 (9.01%) Smart Meter
3 8 (7.21%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (5.41%) User Experience
5 3 (2.70%) Clustering
6 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.90%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.90%) FMCG
7 1 (0.90%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.90%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.12%) Windows
2 7 (6.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (5.41%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.60%) Linux
5 3 (2.70%) Windows 10
5 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (47.75%) Problem-Solving
2 21 (18.92%) Project Management
3 19 (17.12%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (17.12%) Change Management
4 18 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (15.32%) Business Transformation
5 17 (15.32%) Change Control
5 17 (15.32%) Cybersecurity
5 17 (15.32%) Matrix Organization
6 14 (12.61%) Process Improvement
7 13 (11.71%) Data Modelling
7 13 (11.71%) Project Planning
7 13 (11.71%) Root Cause Analysis
8 12 (10.81%) Data Analysis
8 12 (10.81%) Data Strategy
8 12 (10.81%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 11 (9.91%) Logical Data Model
9 11 (9.91%) Migration
9 11 (9.91%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 40 (36.04%) SQL
2 12 (10.81%) C#
3 10 (9.01%) JavaScript
4 8 (7.21%) Java
5 4 (3.60%) PHP
6 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.80%) VBA
7 1 (0.90%) C++
7 1 (0.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (0.90%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.90%) Python
7 1 (0.90%) RPG
Qualifications
1 22 (19.82%) Degree
2 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.70%) MCSE
4 2 (1.80%) CISSP
4 2 (1.80%) ISEB
4 2 (1.80%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.80%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.90%) CISM
5 1 (0.90%) GCIH
5 1 (0.90%) GIAC
5 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.50%) QA
2 1 (0.90%) GDPR
2 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.90%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (6.31%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.60%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.70%) BitLocker
3 3 (2.70%) Docker
3 3 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (2.70%) SCCM
2 2 (1.80%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 25 (22.52%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.91%) VMware
3 10 (9.01%) Google
3 10 (9.01%) JDA
4 4 (3.60%) Cisco
4 4 (3.60%) Dell
4 4 (3.60%) HP
4 4 (3.60%) SAP
5 3 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.70%) Tealeaf
5 3 (2.70%) Twitter
6 2 (1.80%) Citrix
6 2 (1.80%) DataCore
6 2 (1.80%) EMC
6 2 (1.80%) Motorola
6 2 (1.80%) NetApp
6 2 (1.80%) Oracle
6 2 (1.80%) Remedy
6 2 (1.80%) Sage
6 2 (1.80%) Veeam