Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 30 20
Rank change year-on-year +17 -10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 127 61 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 14.72% 7.17% 9.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 39.08% 18.65% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 105 55 56
Lancashire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,125
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.88% -6.33%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,250 £27,625
90th Percentile £57,500 £43,750 £50,625
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -3.85%

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 325 327 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 37.66% 38.43% 44.57%
Number of salaries quoted 269 296 292
Lancashire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £45,000 £48,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +22 43 £50,000 +26.58% 6
Chorley -8 20 £35,000 -12.50% 9
Blackburn +4 10 £28,500 - 1
Lancaster - 8 £35,000 -
Burnley +18 5 £26,500 -18.46%
Blackpool +4 3 £47,500 +111.11% 1
Nelson - 1 - -
Analytical Skills
North West

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 69 (54.33%) Problem-Solving
2 47 (37.01%) SQL
3 31 (24.41%) Windows
4 29 (22.83%) Manufacturing
5 26 (20.47%) SQL Server
6 23 (18.11%) Degree
6 23 (18.11%) Process Improvement
6 23 (18.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 20 (15.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (15.75%) C#
7 20 (15.75%) Management Information System
8 19 (14.96%) Microsoft
8 19 (14.96%) Cybersecurity
9 18 (14.17%) Data Warehouse
10 17 (13.39%) JDA
10 17 (13.39%) Six Sigma
10 17 (13.39%) Project Management
10 17 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (13.39%) Logistics
11 16 (12.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (12.60%) BusinessObjects
11 16 (12.60%) SQL Server 2016
12 15 (11.81%) Windows Server
12 15 (11.81%) Matrix Organization
12 15 (11.81%) Change Control
12 15 (11.81%) Big Data
12 15 (11.81%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (11.02%) Finance
13 14 (11.02%) IIS
13 14 (11.02%) VMware

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 14 (11.02%) IIS
2 9 (7.09%) OpenEdge
3 4 (3.15%) CMS
3 4 (3.15%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (0.79%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (0.79%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.94%) Google Analytics
1 5 (3.94%) Office 365
2 4 (3.15%) Google Tag Manager
3 2 (1.57%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.72%) SAN
2 3 (2.36%) Network Security
3 2 (1.57%) DNS
3 2 (1.57%) Firewall
3 2 (1.57%) LAN
3 2 (1.57%) VSAN
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.79%) DHCP
4 1 (0.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.79%) FTP
4 1 (0.79%) Internet
4 1 (0.79%) PBX
4 1 (0.79%) SNMP
4 1 (0.79%) VoIP
4 1 (0.79%) VPN
4 1 (0.79%) WAN
4 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.47%) SQL Server
2 20 (15.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (14.17%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (12.60%) BusinessObjects
4 16 (12.60%) SQL Server 2016
4 16 (12.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (11.81%) Big Data
6 12 (9.45%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (7.87%) MySQL
8 8 (6.30%) OLAP
8 8 (6.30%) OLTP
9 7 (5.51%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.79%) phpMyAdmin
10 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (6.30%) ERwin
2 1 (0.79%) GitLab
2 1 (0.79%) PhpStorm
2 1 (0.79%) Subversion
General
1 29 (22.83%) Manufacturing
2 14 (11.02%) Finance
3 10 (7.87%) Automotive
4 8 (6.30%) Marketing
5 4 (3.15%) Brand Awareness
5 4 (3.15%) Retail
6 1 (0.79%) Back Office
6 1 (0.79%) Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Billing
6 1 (0.79%) Games
6 1 (0.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (29.92%) Analyst
2 34 (26.77%) Developer
3 20 (15.75%) Business Analyst
4 15 (11.81%) Project Manager
5 13 (10.24%) SQL Developer
6 10 (7.87%) Floorwalker
7 9 (7.09%) Analyst Developer
8 8 (6.30%) Architect
8 8 (6.30%) Data Architect
8 8 (6.30%) Junior
8 8 (6.30%) Junior Project Manager
9 6 (4.72%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 6 (4.72%) C# Developer
9 6 (4.72%) Java Developer
9 6 (4.72%) SQL Analyst
10 5 (3.94%) .NET Developer
10 5 (3.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 5 (3.94%) Digital Developer
10 5 (3.94%) Senior Manager
10 5 (3.94%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.24%) CSS
1 13 (10.24%) HTML
1 13 (10.24%) jQuery
2 11 (8.66%) .NET
3 10 (7.87%) Ajax
3 10 (7.87%) ASP.NET
4 9 (7.09%) Classic ASP
5 5 (3.94%) Spring
6 4 (3.15%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (3.15%) RESTful
7 2 (1.57%) SOAP
8 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.79%) COM
8 1 (0.79%) CSS3
8 1 (0.79%) HTML5
8 1 (0.79%) JSON
8 1 (0.79%) Node.js
8 1 (0.79%) REST
8 1 (0.79%) WCF
8 1 (0.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.75%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.09%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (6.30%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (5.51%) User Experience
5 5 (3.94%) Clustering
6 2 (1.57%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (1.57%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.57%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.79%) FMCG
7 1 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.79%) PKI
7 1 (0.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (24.41%) Windows
2 15 (11.81%) Windows Server
3 9 (7.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.94%) Windows 10
4 5 (3.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.15%) Linux
6 2 (1.57%) Unix
7 1 (0.79%) Android
7 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.79%) Solaris
7 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (54.33%) Problem-Solving
2 23 (18.11%) Process Improvement
2 23 (18.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 19 (14.96%) Cybersecurity
4 17 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (13.39%) Logistics
4 17 (13.39%) Project Management
4 17 (13.39%) Six Sigma
5 15 (11.81%) Change Control
5 15 (11.81%) Matrix Organization
5 15 (11.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (11.02%) Business Transformation
7 13 (10.24%) ERP
8 12 (9.45%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (8.66%) CRM
9 11 (8.66%) Data Security
10 10 (7.87%) Change Management
11 9 (7.09%) Data Analysis
11 9 (7.09%) OO
11 9 (7.09%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 47 (37.01%) SQL
2 20 (15.75%) C#
3 12 (9.45%) PHP
4 10 (7.87%) JavaScript
5 9 (7.09%) Ruby
6 7 (5.51%) Java
7 1 (0.79%) C
7 1 (0.79%) C++
7 1 (0.79%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.79%) RPG
7 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (18.11%) Degree
2 7 (5.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.72%) MCSE
4 2 (1.57%) CISSP
4 2 (1.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) CISM
5 1 (0.79%) GCIH
5 1 (0.79%) GIAC
5 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.36%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (7.09%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.72%) Docker
2 6 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.72%) vSphere
3 5 (3.94%) BitLocker
3 5 (3.94%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Clustering
1 5 (3.94%) SCCM
2 1 (0.79%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.79%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.79%) HP SIM
2 1 (0.79%) Rancher
2 1 (0.79%) vCenter Server
2 1 (0.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (14.96%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.39%) JDA
3 14 (11.02%) VMware
4 12 (9.45%) Dell
4 12 (9.45%) SAP
5 11 (8.66%) HP
6 10 (7.87%) Google
6 10 (7.87%) Motorola
7 5 (3.94%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (3.94%) Twitter
8 4 (3.15%) Oracle
9 3 (2.36%) Cisco
9 3 (2.36%) Citrix
9 3 (2.36%) Veeam
10 2 (1.57%) DataCore
10 2 (1.57%) EMC
10 2 (1.57%) NetApp
10 2 (1.57%) Sage
11 1 (0.79%) Baan
11 1 (0.79%) JD Edwards