Period
to 26 November 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 26 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
North West > Manchester
6 months to
26 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 31 21 31
Rank change year-on-year -10 +10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 408 266 501
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 7.10% 9.46% 7.78%
As % of the General category 13.52% 21.61% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 280 224 357
10th Percentile £31,579 £32,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £38,000 £37,875 £32,118
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,250 £55,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +15.79% +8.81%
75th Percentile £65,875 £67,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £73,750
North West median annual salary £46,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -7.00% +17.65% -

Analytical Skills is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,017 1,231 3,260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 52.47% 43.76% 50.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2,058 1,045 2,551
10th Percentile £30,820 £30,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,350 £51,250 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.10% +13.89% -
75th Percentile £67,406 £65,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,950 £71,250
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Manchester

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analytical Skills in Manchester.

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in Manchester

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analytical Skills in Manchester over the 6 months to 26 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in Manchester

Analytical Skills
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 26 November 2021. 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
Stockport +14 17 £55,000 +33.33% 1
Salford -12 6 - - 5
Bury +7 5 £33,000 -40.00% 1
Wigan 0 3 £36,000 -12.73% 3
Cheadle 0 2 £22,500 - 1
Bolton -11 2 £21,250 -51.43% 2
Altrincham -10 1 £45,000 +23.29% 1
Rochdale - 1 - -
Sale - 1 £35,000 -
Analytical Skills
North West

For the 6 months to 26 November 2021, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 191 (46.81%) Social Skills
2 158 (38.73%) Problem-Solving
3 140 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
4 112 (27.45%) Analytics
5 108 (26.47%) Microsoft
6 105 (25.74%) SQL
7 98 (24.02%) Finance
8 71 (17.40%) Azure
9 70 (17.16%) Business Intelligence
10 65 (15.93%) Degree
11 63 (15.44%) DevOps
11 63 (15.44%) Power Platform
12 62 (15.20%) Retail
13 61 (14.95%) Power BI
14 57 (13.97%) Service Delivery
15 54 (13.24%) Marketing
16 53 (12.99%) Software Engineering
16 53 (12.99%) Microsoft Excel
17 52 (12.75%) Line Management
18 50 (12.25%) Stakeholder Management
19 46 (11.27%) Microsoft Office
20 43 (10.54%) Decision-Making
21 42 (10.29%) SQL Server
21 42 (10.29%) Law
22 41 (10.05%) Python
22 41 (10.05%) Project Management
23 40 (9.80%) Workshop Facilitation
24 39 (9.56%) Mentoring
24 39 (9.56%) Continuous Improvement
24 39 (9.56%) CRM

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 15 (3.68%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.21%) SAS
3 5 (1.23%) Apache Spark
4 4 (0.98%) IIS
4 4 (0.98%) Umbraco
5 3 (0.74%) Confluence
5 3 (0.74%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.74%) WordPress
6 2 (0.49%) Apache
6 2 (0.49%) CMS
6 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.49%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.25%) Drupal
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 53 (12.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 46 (11.27%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (3.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (3.19%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.49%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.45%) Dynamics AX
1 10 (2.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.23%) Eloqua
2 5 (1.23%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.49%) IBM Planning Analytics
3 2 (0.49%) iTrent
3 2 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.25%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.25%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 71 (17.40%) Azure
2 63 (15.44%) Power Platform
3 38 (9.31%) AWS
4 20 (4.90%) Microsoft 365
5 17 (4.17%) SaaS
6 16 (3.92%) Azure Data Factory
7 15 (3.68%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 14 (3.43%) Dynamics 365
8 14 (3.43%) Google Analytics
9 11 (2.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 10 (2.45%) Azure Logic Apps
10 10 (2.45%) Power Automate
10 10 (2.45%) ServiceMax
11 8 (1.96%) AWS CloudFormation
11 8 (1.96%) Azure Key Vault
11 8 (1.96%) GitHub
12 7 (1.72%) Google Ads
13 6 (1.47%) Azure Service Bus
13 6 (1.47%) Serverless
14 5 (1.23%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.47%) DNS
2 5 (1.23%) DHCP
2 5 (1.23%) Firewall
2 5 (1.23%) WAN
3 4 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (0.74%) Internet
4 3 (0.74%) Unified Communications
4 3 (0.74%) VPN
5 2 (0.49%) LAN
5 2 (0.49%) Network Security
5 2 (0.49%) PBX
5 2 (0.49%) RFID
5 2 (0.49%) Softphone
5 2 (0.49%) Wireless
6 1 (0.25%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.25%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (0.25%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.25%) HTTP
6 1 (0.25%) IPsec
6 1 (0.25%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (14.95%) Power BI
2 42 (10.29%) SQL Server
3 35 (8.58%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (4.90%) Tableau
5 19 (4.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (3.43%) Big Data
8 13 (3.19%) Relational Database
9 12 (2.94%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 12 (2.94%) Data Lake
10 9 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.96%) Power Query
12 7 (1.72%) MongoDB
12 7 (1.72%) QlikView
12 7 (1.72%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (1.23%) DataStage
13 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (1.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (8.09%) Jenkins
2 19 (4.66%) Git (software)
3 17 (4.17%) JIRA
4 16 (3.92%) Visual Studio
5 9 (2.21%) TeamCity
6 8 (1.96%) Selenium
7 5 (1.23%) fastlane
7 5 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (0.98%) Cypress.io
8 4 (0.98%) JUnit
8 4 (0.98%) Protractor
9 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.49%) Postman
10 2 (0.49%) TestNG
11 1 (0.25%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.25%) JMeter
11 1 (0.25%) Maven
11 1 (0.25%) REST Assured
11 1 (0.25%) WebDriver
General
1 191 (46.81%) Social Skills
2 98 (24.02%) Finance
3 62 (15.20%) Retail
4 54 (13.24%) Marketing
5 42 (10.29%) Law
6 32 (7.84%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 27 (6.62%) Organisational Skills
8 23 (5.64%) Presentation Skills
9 20 (4.90%) Legal
10 16 (3.92%) Telecoms
11 15 (3.68%) Public Sector
12 13 (3.19%) Influencing Skills
13 10 (2.45%) Back Office
14 8 (1.96%) Banking
14 8 (1.96%) Manufacturing
15 7 (1.72%) Advertising
15 7 (1.72%) Electronics
16 4 (0.98%) Publishing
17 3 (0.74%) Automotive
17 3 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 101 (24.75%) Analyst
2 47 (11.52%) Developer
3 28 (6.86%) Software Engineer
4 26 (6.37%) Senior Analyst
5 23 (5.64%) Business Analyst
6 20 (4.90%) Architect
7 19 (4.66%) Consultant
8 14 (3.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 14 (3.43%) Insight Analyst
8 14 (3.43%) SQL Analyst
9 12 (2.94%) AWS Engineer
9 12 (2.94%) Data Analyst
10 11 (2.70%) Cloud Engineer
10 11 (2.70%) Data Engineer
10 11 (2.70%) Power BI Analyst
11 10 (2.45%) Junior
11 10 (2.45%) Process Analyst
11 10 (2.45%) Process Improvement Analyst
11 10 (2.45%) Senior Insight Analyst
12 9 (2.21%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (8.33%) .NET
2 29 (7.11%) React
3 20 (4.90%) HTML
4 15 (3.68%) AngularJS
5 14 (3.43%) CSS
5 14 (3.43%) Node.js
5 14 (3.43%) Web Services
6 11 (2.70%) .NET Core
7 10 (2.45%) .NET Framework
7 10 (2.45%) REST
7 10 (2.45%) XML
8 9 (2.21%) Blazor
8 9 (2.21%) React Native
9 8 (1.96%) YAML
10 6 (1.47%) SOAP
11 5 (1.23%) ASP.NET
11 5 (1.23%) Express
11 5 (1.23%) Kafka
12 4 (0.98%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (0.98%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.62%) Management Information System
2 25 (6.13%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (3.19%) Data Protection Act
4 12 (2.94%) Analytical Mindset
4 12 (2.94%) Data Structures
5 9 (2.21%) User Experience
6 8 (1.96%) Algorithms
7 6 (1.47%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (1.47%) NHS
8 4 (0.98%) EPoS
8 4 (0.98%) Reinsurance
9 3 (0.74%) Blog
9 3 (0.74%) Freedom of Information
9 3 (0.74%) Freedom of Information Act
9 3 (0.74%) Legacy Code
9 3 (0.74%) Life Science
9 3 (0.74%) Social Media
10 2 (0.49%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (0.49%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 30 (7.35%) Windows
2 10 (2.45%) Linux
2 10 (2.45%) Unix
3 7 (1.72%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.47%) Android
4 6 (1.47%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.47%) Windows 10
4 6 (1.47%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.49%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (38.73%) Problem-Solving
2 140 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (27.45%) Analytics
4 70 (17.16%) Business Intelligence
5 63 (15.44%) DevOps
6 57 (13.97%) Service Delivery
7 53 (12.99%) Software Engineering
8 52 (12.75%) Line Management
9 50 (12.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 43 (10.54%) Decision-Making
11 41 (10.05%) Project Management
12 40 (9.80%) Workshop Facilitation
13 39 (9.56%) Business Analysis
13 39 (9.56%) Continuous Improvement
13 39 (9.56%) CRM
13 39 (9.56%) Mentoring
14 36 (8.82%) Information Security
14 36 (8.82%) Visualisation
15 34 (8.33%) Facilities Management
16 33 (8.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 105 (25.74%) SQL
2 41 (10.05%) Python
3 31 (7.60%) JavaScript
4 30 (7.35%) C#
5 23 (5.64%) VBA
6 22 (5.39%) PowerShell
7 17 (4.17%) T-SQL
8 14 (3.43%) R
9 13 (3.19%) Java
10 12 (2.94%) Bash Shell
11 10 (2.45%) TypeScript
12 9 (2.21%) C
13 8 (1.96%) C++
13 8 (1.96%) Groovy
13 8 (1.96%) Scala
14 6 (1.47%) Perl
15 4 (0.98%) AWK
15 4 (0.98%) Korn
15 4 (0.98%) PHP
16 3 (0.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 65 (15.93%) Degree
2 20 (4.90%) DBS Check
3 17 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (2.21%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.23%) TOGAF Certification
6 4 (0.98%) AWS Certification
6 4 (0.98%) NVQ Level 3
6 4 (0.98%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.74%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.49%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.25%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.25%) CISM
9 1 (0.25%) CISSP
9 1 (0.25%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.25%) MCSE
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.25%) PMP
9 1 (0.25%) SAFe Agilist
9 1 (0.25%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (8.33%) SLA
2 24 (5.88%) QA
3 11 (2.70%) Data Quality
4 10 (2.45%) PMO
5 3 (0.74%) CDISC
5 3 (0.74%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.74%) GRC
5 3 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.49%) GDPR
7 1 (0.25%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 12 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.98%) Docker
3 3 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.49%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.49%) vSphere
5 1 (0.25%) Firmware
5 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.25%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 20 (4.90%) Terraform
2 18 (4.41%) Kubernetes
3 11 (2.70%) Grafana
4 9 (2.21%) Ansible
5 2 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.49%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 108 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 20 (4.90%) Salesforce.com
3 17 (4.17%) Google
4 14 (3.43%) SAP
5 12 (2.94%) Oracle
6 11 (2.70%) Dynatrace
7 8 (1.96%) Adobe
8 7 (1.72%) IBM
9 5 (1.23%) Databricks
9 5 (1.23%) HubSpot
9 5 (1.23%) Marketo
9 5 (1.23%) Pardot
9 5 (1.23%) Sophos
9 5 (1.23%) VMware
10 4 (0.98%) TOWER Software
10 4 (0.98%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.74%) Alteryx
11 3 (0.74%) Cisco
11 3 (0.74%) Cognos
12 2 (0.49%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud