Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 61 69
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 25 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.79% 2.74% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 3.11% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 12
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.06% +7.32% -5.38%
10th Percentile £24,750 £26,450 £27,500
90th Percentile £40,875 £41,375 £42,500
North West median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +15.38%

Data Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 769 803 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 85.73% 88.14% 84.22%
Number of salaries quoted 621 721 667
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £22,900
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £46,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing Data Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Lancashire

Data Analysis
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Data Analysis in Lancashire

Data Analysis
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Lancashire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analysis in Lancashire

Data Analysis
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 -6 11 £38,750 +7.64% 1
Chorley +1 6 £35,000 +6.06% 1
Blackburn +8 5 £30,000 -20.00%
Darwen - 1 £24,500 -
Data Analysis
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) VBA
2 11 (44.00%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (24.00%) Information Management
6 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
6 6 (24.00%) Statistics
6 6 (24.00%) Data Protection
6 6 (24.00%) Actionable Insight
7 5 (20.00%) Planning and Forecasting
7 5 (20.00%) Operations Research
7 5 (20.00%) Customer Analysis
7 5 (20.00%) R
7 5 (20.00%) SAS
8 4 (16.00%) .NET
8 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (16.00%) Task Automation
9 3 (12.00%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (12.00%) Business Development
9 3 (12.00%) Degree
9 3 (12.00%) Analytics
9 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
9 3 (12.00%) Finance
9 3 (12.00%) C#
9 3 (12.00%) Process Management

Data Analysis
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 5 (20.00%) SAS
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
1 2 (8.00%) OneDrive
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Back Office
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Data Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Report Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Data Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Reporting Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Operations Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Insight Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
6 2 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Security Technician
6 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Developer
7 1 (4.00%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.00%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (24.00%) Actionable Insight
3 6 (24.00%) Data Protection
3 6 (24.00%) Information Management
3 6 (24.00%) Statistics
4 5 (20.00%) Customer Analysis
4 5 (20.00%) Operations Research
4 5 (20.00%) Planning and Forecasting
5 4 (16.00%) Task Automation
6 3 (12.00%) Analytics
6 3 (12.00%) Business Development
6 3 (12.00%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (12.00%) Process Management
7 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (8.00%) Data Security
7 2 (8.00%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (8.00%) Trend Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Web Development
7 2 (8.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) VBA
3 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (20.00%) R
5 3 (12.00%) C#
6 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.00%) Python
7 1 (4.00%) VB
7 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Actionable Recommendations
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Capita
2 2 (8.00%) Forcepoint
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Avaya
3 1 (4.00%) Cognos
3 1 (4.00%) Google