Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 30 39
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9 -14
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 524 662 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 7.71% 8.88% 6.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.27% 23.38% 15.60%
Number of salaries quoted 434 482 379
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +1.27%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,300 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,312 £72,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% +12.50% +3.90%

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 Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,719 2,831 2,994
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 40.00% 37.95% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2,283 2,279 2,591
Manchester median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Manchester

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Manchester.

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in Manchester

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Manchester over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 +20 20 £37,500 -26.83% 9
Salford +1 12 £31,062 -17.17% 4
Altrincham -5 11 £38,750 -5.49%
Bolton +20 8 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Bury +5 8 £22,500 -43.75% 3
Wigan -10 8 £36,000 -4.00% 2
Oldham +7 3 £27,500 - 1
Heywood -5 3 £26,250 +34.62%
Cheadle +6 2 £34,125 +21.88% 2
Rochdale 0 2 £22,500 -27.44% 1
Analytical Skills
North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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.

1 231 (44.08%) Problem-Solving
2 152 (29.01%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (25.76%) Finance
4 121 (23.09%) Degree
5 115 (21.95%) SQL
6 108 (20.61%) Microsoft
7 100 (19.08%) C#
8 91 (17.37%) Windows
9 89 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
10 77 (14.69%) Coaching
11 76 (14.50%) .NET
12 73 (13.93%) Analytics
13 67 (12.79%) Mentoring
14 65 (12.40%) Active Directory
15 60 (11.45%) Retail
16 59 (11.26%) Java
16 59 (11.26%) SQL Server
17 58 (11.07%) JavaScript
18 52 (9.92%) Stakeholder Management
19 50 (9.54%) ITIL
20 49 (9.35%) Marketing
21 48 (9.16%) Python
21 48 (9.16%) Microsoft Azure
22 47 (8.97%) Programme Management
23 46 (8.78%) VMware
24 45 (8.59%) Migration
25 44 (8.40%) Electronics
25 44 (8.40%) SDLC
26 43 (8.21%) Scrum
27 41 (7.82%) Amazon AWS

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 11 (2.10%) SAS
2 10 (1.91%) IIS
3 9 (1.72%) Apache Spark
4 6 (1.15%) Confluence
5 4 (0.76%) CMS
5 4 (0.76%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.38%) Drupal
7 2 (0.38%) Marvel
7 2 (0.38%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.19%) Moodle
8 1 (0.19%) nginx
8 1 (0.19%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (6.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (4.77%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.34%) SOLIDWORKS
5 5 (0.95%) SPSS
6 4 (0.76%) Chatbot
7 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.57%) Stata
8 2 (0.38%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.38%) InVision
9 1 (0.19%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 20 (3.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (2.48%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (1.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 5 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.76%) SAP S/4HANA
6 3 (0.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.57%) Elite 3E
6 3 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.57%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.57%) SAP IBP
7 2 (0.38%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.38%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.38%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.19%) Magento
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 48 (9.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (7.82%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (5.53%) SaaS
4 24 (4.58%) Office 365
5 22 (4.20%) Google Cloud Platform
6 19 (3.63%) Dynamics 365
7 8 (1.53%) Google Analytics
8 6 (1.15%) IaaS
8 6 (1.15%) OpenShift
8 6 (1.15%) PaaS
9 3 (0.57%) BlazeMeter
9 3 (0.57%) Google Tag Manager
10 2 (0.38%) GitHub
10 2 (0.38%) Heroku
10 2 (0.38%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 2 (0.38%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 1 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.19%) AdWords
11 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.05%) TCP/IP
2 14 (2.67%) DNS
3 12 (2.29%) DHCP
4 11 (2.10%) Bluetooth
4 11 (2.10%) Network Security
4 11 (2.10%) VPN
4 11 (2.10%) WAN
5 10 (1.91%) LAN
6 9 (1.72%) Firewall
6 9 (1.72%) RFID
7 8 (1.53%) SAN
8 7 (1.34%) Wireless
9 5 (0.95%) AMQP
9 5 (0.95%) HTTP
9 5 (0.95%) VoIP
10 4 (0.76%) Broadband
10 4 (0.76%) Internet
10 4 (0.76%) Intranet
11 3 (0.57%) Skype
12 2 (0.38%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (11.26%) SQL Server
2 40 (7.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 38 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 33 (6.30%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (5.15%) Power BI
6 26 (4.96%) Relational Database
7 21 (4.01%) Big Data
8 19 (3.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (2.86%) QlikView
10 13 (2.48%) NoSQL
11 11 (2.10%) MySQL
12 10 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (1.72%) Hadoop
13 9 (1.72%) RDBMS
13 9 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (1.34%) Data Mining
15 6 (1.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 5 (0.95%) Spotfire
16 5 (0.95%) SQL Server 2016
17 4 (0.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 29 (5.53%) JIRA
2 18 (3.44%) Selenium
3 14 (2.67%) Jenkins
4 12 (2.29%) Cucumber
4 12 (2.29%) Git (software)
5 10 (1.91%) TeamCity
6 7 (1.34%) SpecFlow
7 6 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (0.76%) JMeter
8 4 (0.76%) Rational DOORS
8 4 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.76%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.57%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.57%) Subversion
9 3 (0.57%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.38%) Axure RP
10 2 (0.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 2 (0.38%) git-flow
10 2 (0.38%) Mercurial
General
1 135 (25.76%) Finance
2 60 (11.45%) Retail
3 49 (9.35%) Marketing
4 44 (8.40%) Electronics
5 40 (7.63%) Manufacturing
6 31 (5.92%) Telecoms
7 12 (2.29%) Legal
8 11 (2.10%) Banking
9 9 (1.72%) Law
10 8 (1.53%) Advertising
11 5 (0.95%) Games
11 5 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.76%) Automotive
12 4 (0.76%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.38%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.38%) Back Office
13 2 (0.38%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.38%) International Banking
13 2 (0.38%) Publishing
14 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 91 (17.37%) Developer
2 89 (16.98%) Analyst
3 37 (7.06%) Consultant
4 34 (6.49%) Graduate
5 32 (6.11%) Software Developer
6 26 (4.96%) Architect
7 23 (4.39%) Project Manager
8 21 (4.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 18 (3.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 17 (3.24%) CRM Consultant
10 17 (3.24%) Graduate Developer
10 17 (3.24%) Graduate Software Developer
10 17 (3.24%) IT Manager
10 17 (3.24%) Support Engineer
10 17 (3.24%) Technical Architect
11 16 (3.05%) C# Architect
11 16 (3.05%) SQL Developer
11 16 (3.05%) Technical Consultant
12 14 (2.67%) C# Developer
12 14 (2.67%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (14.50%) .NET
2 31 (5.92%) ASP.NET
3 30 (5.73%) CSS
4 29 (5.53%) HTML
5 22 (4.20%) Web Services
6 15 (2.86%) jQuery
7 11 (2.10%) HTML5
7 11 (2.10%) REST
8 10 (1.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (1.72%) AngularJS
9 9 (1.72%) RESTful
10 8 (1.53%) CSS3
10 8 (1.53%) React
11 7 (1.34%) QML
11 7 (1.34%) Qt
12 6 (1.15%) Oracle Fusion
13 5 (0.95%) Gherkin
13 5 (0.95%) SOAP
13 5 (0.95%) WPF
14 4 (0.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.68%) Self-Motivation
2 31 (5.92%) User Experience
3 24 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
4 22 (4.20%) Management Information System
4 22 (4.20%) Mobile App
5 16 (3.05%) Data Structures
6 13 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (2.10%) Algorithms
8 9 (1.72%) Analytical Mindset
8 9 (1.72%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.53%) Blog
10 7 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (1.15%) Clustering
11 6 (1.15%) Data Centre
12 5 (0.95%) Life Science
12 5 (0.95%) NHS
12 5 (0.95%) Smartphone
13 4 (0.76%) CCTV
13 4 (0.76%) Replication
13 4 (0.76%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 91 (17.37%) Windows
2 40 (7.63%) Linux
3 36 (6.87%) Windows Server
4 24 (4.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (3.44%) Windows 10
7 16 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (2.86%) Windows 7
9 14 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (2.10%) Android
11 5 (0.95%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.76%) FreeRTOS
13 3 (0.57%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.38%) Unix
15 1 (0.19%) pSOS
15 1 (0.19%) VMS
15 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (44.08%) Problem-Solving
2 152 (29.01%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
4 77 (14.69%) Coaching
5 73 (13.93%) Analytics
6 67 (12.79%) Mentoring
7 52 (9.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 50 (9.54%) ITIL
9 47 (8.97%) Programme Management
10 45 (8.59%) Migration
11 44 (8.40%) SDLC
12 43 (8.21%) Scrum
13 40 (7.63%) Service Management
14 39 (7.44%) CRM
14 39 (7.44%) Project Management
14 39 (7.44%) Test Automation
14 39 (7.44%) Visualisation
15 34 (6.49%) Digital Marketing
16 33 (6.30%) Analytical Thinking
17 31 (5.92%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 115 (21.95%) SQL
2 100 (19.08%) C#
3 59 (11.26%) Java
4 58 (11.07%) JavaScript
5 48 (9.16%) Python
6 38 (7.25%) T-SQL
7 28 (5.34%) C
8 23 (4.39%) C++
9 22 (4.20%) PHP
10 21 (4.01%) PowerShell
11 15 (2.86%) R
11 15 (2.86%) VB.NET
12 11 (2.10%) Embedded C
12 11 (2.10%) Go
12 11 (2.10%) VBA
13 6 (1.15%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.15%) VB
14 5 (0.95%) PHP 5
15 3 (0.57%) Perl
15 3 (0.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 121 (23.09%) Degree
2 20 (3.82%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.29%) ISTQB
3 12 (2.29%) SC Cleared
4 11 (2.10%) DV Cleared
5 10 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (1.91%) PMI Certification
6 7 (1.34%) PMP
7 6 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (1.15%) MCSE
8 5 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.76%) CISSP
9 4 (0.76%) MCP
9 4 (0.76%) PhD
10 3 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.57%) CISA
10 3 (0.57%) ISEB
10 3 (0.57%) MCSA
11 2 (0.38%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.01%) QA
2 13 (2.48%) PMO
3 12 (2.29%) Data Quality
4 11 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (1.91%) SLA
6 8 (1.53%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.95%) GDPR
7 5 (0.95%) ISO 13485
8 2 (0.38%) Actionable Recommendations
8 2 (0.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 65 (12.40%) Active Directory
2 21 (4.01%) Docker
3 20 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.15%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.57%) Firmware
6 3 (0.57%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.38%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.38%) XenApp
8 1 (0.19%) NDS
8 1 (0.19%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 1 (0.19%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.19%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (4.39%) Kubernetes
2 12 (2.29%) Ansible
2 12 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.53%) Puppet
3 8 (1.53%) Terraform
4 6 (1.15%) Grafana
4 6 (1.15%) Kibana
4 6 (1.15%) Nagios
5 5 (0.95%) SCCM
6 4 (0.76%) Packer
7 2 (0.38%) Istio
7 2 (0.38%) WSUS
8 1 (0.19%) DameWare
8 1 (0.19%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 1 (0.19%) SCOM
8 1 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.19%) vRealize
Vendors
1 108 (20.61%) Microsoft
2 46 (8.78%) VMware
3 38 (7.25%) SAP
4 31 (5.92%) Tableau
5 24 (4.58%) Google
6 20 (3.82%) Citrix
6 20 (3.82%) HP
7 17 (3.24%) Red Hat
8 12 (2.29%) Atlassian
9 11 (2.10%) Cisco
9 11 (2.10%) Oracle
10 8 (1.53%) Adobe
10 8 (1.53%) Dell
11 7 (1.34%) EMC
11 7 (1.34%) IBM
11 7 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (1.15%) RedGate
12 6 (1.15%) SolarWinds
12 6 (1.15%) Splunk
13 5 (0.95%) Meraki