The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analytics
North West / Lancashire
Rank 38 44 50
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 17 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 4.11% 2.11% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.62% 2.46% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 5
Median salary £22,000 £30,000 £24,375
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.66% +23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Analytics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 368 285 371
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 88.89% 85.84% 87.09%
Number of salaries quoted 337 241 327
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £24,375
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire citing Analytics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Lancashire

Analytics
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Analytics in Lancashire

Analytics
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Lancashire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Analytics in Lancashire

Analytics
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley +9 15 £21,500 -28.33%
Blackburn - 1 £19,500 -
Burnley - 1 £32,500 -
Colne - 1 £32,500 -
Analytics
North West

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 21 (47.73%) Marketing
2 20 (45.45%) Data Analytics
3 19 (43.18%) iPad
3 19 (43.18%) Google Analytics
3 19 (43.18%) Google
4 18 (40.91%) SQL
4 18 (40.91%) AdWords
5 17 (38.64%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (36.36%) VBA
6 16 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 16 (36.36%) Power BI
7 15 (34.09%) Tableau
7 15 (34.09%) T-SQL
7 15 (34.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (34.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (34.09%) Pay per click
8 14 (31.82%) Digital Marketing
8 14 (31.82%) Data Analysis
8 14 (31.82%) Online Marketing
9 13 (29.55%) Marketing Strategy
9 13 (29.55%) MDX
10 10 (22.73%) Data Mining
11 9 (20.45%) Data Modelling
12 8 (18.18%) SaaS
12 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
12 8 (18.18%) SEO
13 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
14 6 (13.64%) Social Media
15 5 (11.36%) Copywriting
16 4 (9.09%) Blog

Analytics
Top Related 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 1 (2.27%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.27%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (43.18%) Google Analytics
2 18 (40.91%) AdWords
3 8 (18.18%) SaaS
4 1 (2.27%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) BGP
1 4 (9.09%) LAN
1 4 (9.09%) MPLS
1 4 (9.09%) OSPF
1 4 (9.09%) WAN
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (36.36%) Power BI
1 16 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 15 (34.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (34.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (22.73%) Data Mining
4 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 4 (9.09%) MySQL
5 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Power View
5 2 (4.55%) Pentaho
5 2 (4.55%) PowerPivot
6 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.27%) Sisense
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 21 (47.73%) Marketing
2 2 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Analyst
2 13 (29.55%) PPC Executive
3 12 (27.27%) Campaign Executive
3 12 (27.27%) Digital Executive
4 11 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
5 10 (22.73%) Data Analyst
6 9 (20.45%) SQL Data Analyst
6 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Analyst
6 9 (20.45%) SSIS Analyst
6 9 (20.45%) SSRS Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) Developer
7 5 (11.36%) SEO Manager
8 4 (9.09%) Content Manager
8 4 (9.09%) Copywriter
8 4 (9.09%) Network Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) SEO Copywriter
9 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (6.82%) SQL Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 2 (4.55%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) MDX
2 2 (4.55%) CSS
2 2 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) iPad
2 6 (13.64%) Social Media
3 4 (9.09%) Blog
3 4 (9.09%) Smart Meter
4 3 (6.82%) User Experience
5 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.27%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Data Analytics
2 17 (38.64%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (34.09%) Pay per click
4 14 (31.82%) Data Analysis
4 14 (31.82%) Digital Marketing
4 14 (31.82%) Online Marketing
5 13 (29.55%) Marketing Strategy
6 9 (20.45%) Data Modelling
7 8 (18.18%) SEO
8 5 (11.36%) Copywriting
9 4 (9.09%) Content Writing
9 4 (9.09%) Link Building
9 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 4 (9.09%) Social Media Marketing
10 2 (4.55%) Dashboard Development
10 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
10 2 (4.55%) Web Analytics
11 1 (2.27%) Project Management
11 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
11 1 (2.27%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) SQL
2 16 (36.36%) VBA
3 15 (34.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) CCNP
1 4 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) JNCIP
3 1 (2.27%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) Google
2 15 (34.09%) Tableau
3 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco
4 2 (4.55%) Juniper
4 2 (4.55%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.27%) Yahoo!