Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 22 19
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 79 88 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 9.60% 9.20% 10.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 31.47% 24.79% 35.18%
Number of salaries quoted 63 78 55
Lancashire median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% +12.06% -2.08%
10th Percentile £21,000 £24,650 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £45,375 £42,850
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +3.90% +2.67%

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 251 355 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 30.50% 37.10% 30.45%
Number of salaries quoted 203 324 180
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,325 £24,177
90th Percentile £57,500 £46,250 £45,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +4 26 £48,750 +25.00% 2
Chorley -14 11 £40,000 - 3
Blackburn - 7 £35,000 -
Burnley +3 2 £24,750 -33.56%
Darwen +3 2 £30,250 -28.82%
Blackpool 0 1 £25,500 +13.33% 1
Accrington -1 1 - - 1
Skelmersdale -2 1 £32,500 +14.64%
Nelson - 1 - -
Analytical Skills
North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 23 (29.11%) SQL
2 19 (24.05%) Manufacturing
3 18 (22.78%) Windows
4 16 (20.25%) Degree
5 15 (18.99%) Finance
6 14 (17.72%) Management Information System
7 12 (15.19%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (15.19%) C#
7 12 (15.19%) Microsoft
7 12 (15.19%) BusinessObjects
8 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
8 11 (13.92%) Process Improvement
8 11 (13.92%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (12.66%) Logistics
9 10 (12.66%) PHP
9 10 (12.66%) HP
9 10 (12.66%) ERP
9 10 (12.66%) Windows Server
10 9 (11.39%) Dell
10 9 (11.39%) OpenEdge
10 9 (11.39%) SAP
10 9 (11.39%) Automotive
10 9 (11.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (11.39%) Motorola
10 9 (11.39%) Ruby
10 9 (11.39%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (10.13%) Six Sigma
11 8 (10.13%) JDA

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 9 (11.39%) OpenEdge
2 4 (5.06%) IIS
3 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.27%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.27%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (1.27%) JDE OneWorld
1 1 (1.27%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Office 365
2 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) SAN
2 2 (2.53%) DNS
2 2 (2.53%) Firewall
2 2 (2.53%) LAN
3 1 (1.27%) BGP
3 1 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.27%) DHCP
3 1 (1.27%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.27%) FTP
3 1 (1.27%) Internet
3 1 (1.27%) MPLS
3 1 (1.27%) Network Security
3 1 (1.27%) OSPF
3 1 (1.27%) PBX
3 1 (1.27%) SNMP
3 1 (1.27%) VoIP
3 1 (1.27%) VPN
3 1 (1.27%) WAN
3 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.19%) BusinessObjects
1 12 (15.19%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.33%) Big Data
4 5 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.27%) MySQL
7 1 (1.27%) OLAP
7 1 (1.27%) OLTP
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.27%) phpMyAdmin
7 1 (1.27%) Power BI
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) ERwin
1 1 (1.27%) GitLab
1 1 (1.27%) PhpStorm
1 1 (1.27%) Subversion
1 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (24.05%) Manufacturing
2 15 (18.99%) Finance
3 9 (11.39%) Automotive
4 5 (6.33%) Retail
5 3 (3.80%) Games
6 2 (2.53%) Back Office
6 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.27%) Banking
7 1 (1.27%) Legal
7 1 (1.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 25 (31.65%) Analyst
2 23 (29.11%) Developer
3 13 (16.46%) Business Analyst
4 9 (11.39%) Analyst Developer
5 7 (8.86%) Project Manager
6 5 (6.33%) SQL Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Manager
7 4 (5.06%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Desktop Support
8 3 (3.80%) Digital Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Security Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.33%) CSS
1 5 (6.33%) HTML
2 4 (5.06%) .NET
2 4 (5.06%) jQuery
3 3 (3.80%) Ajax
3 3 (3.80%) AngularJS
3 3 (3.80%) CSS3
3 3 (3.80%) HTML5
3 3 (3.80%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (3.80%) React Native
4 2 (2.53%) React
4 2 (2.53%) Spring
5 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.27%) JSON
5 1 (1.27%) Laravel
5 1 (1.27%) LESS
5 1 (1.27%) Node.js
5 1 (1.27%) REST
5 1 (1.27%) Sass
5 1 (1.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.06%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.53%) Analytical Mindset
3 2 (2.53%) BBC
3 2 (2.53%) Clustering
3 2 (2.53%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.53%) User Experience
4 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.27%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.27%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.78%) Windows
2 10 (12.66%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.53%) Android
4 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.53%) Linux
4 2 (2.53%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.27%) Solaris
5 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.27%) Unix
5 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.92%) Process Improvement
1 11 (13.92%) Root Cause Analysis
2 10 (12.66%) ERP
2 10 (12.66%) Logistics
3 9 (11.39%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (11.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (10.13%) Six Sigma
5 7 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (8.86%) Service Delivery
6 6 (7.59%) Change Management
6 6 (7.59%) People Management
6 6 (7.59%) Project Management
7 5 (6.33%) Analytics
7 5 (6.33%) Business Transformation
7 5 (6.33%) Change Control
7 5 (6.33%) Data Analysis
7 5 (6.33%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.33%) Matrix Organization
7 5 (6.33%) Web Development
8 4 (5.06%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.11%) SQL
2 12 (15.19%) C#
3 10 (12.66%) PHP
4 9 (11.39%) Ruby
5 5 (6.33%) C
5 5 (6.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.80%) Objective-C
6 3 (3.80%) VBA
7 2 (2.53%) Java
8 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (20.25%) Degree
2 4 (5.06%) DV Cleared
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.80%) MCSE
3 3 (3.80%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.27%) PMO
1 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.06%) vSphere
2 3 (3.80%) Docker
3 2 (2.53%) BitLocker
3 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) SCCM
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.27%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.27%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.27%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.27%) Rancher
3 1 (1.27%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (15.19%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.66%) HP
3 9 (11.39%) Dell
3 9 (11.39%) Motorola
3 9 (11.39%) SAP
4 8 (10.13%) JDA
5 6 (7.59%) Oracle
5 6 (7.59%) VMware
6 3 (3.80%) Snow
6 3 (3.80%) Xamarin
7 2 (2.53%) Capita
7 2 (2.53%) Google
7 2 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.53%) Twitter
8 1 (1.27%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.27%) Citrix
8 1 (1.27%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.27%) Juniper
8 1 (1.27%) NEC
8 1 (1.27%) Sage