Period
to 2 March 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 2 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
North West > Manchester
6 months to
2 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 23 34 32
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 296 365 508
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 8.40% 7.05% 7.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.27% 18.93% 19.37%
Number of salaries quoted 316 303 423
Median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £32,250 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £72,312
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 1,329 1,928 2,623
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 37.71% 37.23% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,099 1,536 2,160
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +10.47%
10th Percentile £32,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,580 £72,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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
Altrincham +8 28 £36,500 -23.96% 1
Bolton +11 12 £42,500 - 2
Stockport +12 6 £35,000 -9.68% 1
Salford +14 3 £54,653 +98.74% 2
Oldham +1 2 £50,250 +37.67%
Cheadle +8 1 - -
Wigan -7 1 £60,000 +122.22%
Analytical Skills
North West

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 122 (41.22%) Problem-Solving
2 98 (33.11%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (29.05%) SQL
4 79 (26.69%) Business Intelligence
4 79 (26.69%) Azure
5 77 (26.01%) Finance
6 74 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 68 (22.97%) .NET
8 64 (21.62%) Analytics
9 56 (18.92%) SQL Server
10 52 (17.57%) C#
11 48 (16.22%) Degree
12 47 (15.88%) Change Management
13 42 (14.19%) Project Management
13 42 (14.19%) Power Platform
14 41 (13.85%) Power BI
15 40 (13.51%) Mathematics
16 38 (12.84%) Analytical Thinking
17 37 (12.50%) .NET Core
18 36 (12.16%) Computer Science
19 33 (11.15%) Stakeholder Management
20 31 (10.47%) ASP.NET
20 31 (10.47%) PRINCE2
21 30 (10.14%) MVC
21 30 (10.14%) Marketing
22 29 (9.80%) User Acceptance Testing
22 29 (9.80%) Python
22 29 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
22 29 (9.80%) Self-Motivation
23 28 (9.46%) Creative Problem-Solving

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 8 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.68%) CMS
4 1 (0.34%) Confluence
4 1 (0.34%) IIS
Applications
1 28 (9.46%) Microsoft Excel
1 28 (9.46%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.03%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.35%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.01%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.34%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 79 (26.69%) Azure
2 42 (14.19%) Power Platform
3 21 (7.09%) AWS
4 11 (3.72%) Microsoft 365
5 10 (3.38%) SaaS
6 9 (3.04%) Azure Data Factory
7 8 (2.70%) GCP
8 2 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.68%) Contentsquare
8 2 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.68%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.34%) Azure Stack
9 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.34%) Logic Apps
9 1 (0.34%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.34%) ServiceMax
9 1 (0.34%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.39%) DNS
2 10 (3.38%) VPN
3 9 (3.04%) Firewall
3 9 (3.04%) LAN
3 9 (3.04%) SSL
3 9 (3.04%) VLAN
3 9 (3.04%) WAN
4 8 (2.70%) FTP
4 8 (2.70%) IPsec
4 8 (2.70%) WLAN
5 5 (1.69%) DHCP
6 3 (1.01%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.34%) 5G
7 1 (0.34%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.34%) Network Security
7 1 (0.34%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.34%) Skype
7 1 (0.34%) SNMP
7 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.34%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 41 (13.85%) Power BI
3 29 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (4.73%) Data Lake
6 13 (4.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 13 (4.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (3.72%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 11 (3.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (3.38%) Big Data
9 9 (3.04%) Azure SQL Database
9 9 (3.04%) Tableau
10 8 (2.70%) QlikView
11 7 (2.36%) SQL Server 2016
12 6 (2.03%) HDInsight
13 5 (1.69%) Data Mining
14 3 (1.01%) Relational Database
14 3 (1.01%) Snowflake Schema
15 2 (0.68%) MySQL
15 2 (0.68%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (8.78%) Visual Studio
2 13 (4.39%) Selenium
3 9 (3.04%) JIRA
4 8 (2.70%) TeamCity
5 7 (2.36%) MSTest
6 5 (1.69%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.69%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.35%) GitLab
7 4 (1.35%) Protractor
7 4 (1.35%) SpecFlow
8 3 (1.01%) git-flow
8 3 (1.01%) JMeter
8 3 (1.01%) Katalon Studio
9 2 (0.68%) Appium
10 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.34%) Gradle
10 1 (0.34%) TestRail
10 1 (0.34%) Zephyr
General
1 77 (26.01%) Finance
2 30 (10.14%) Marketing
3 21 (7.09%) Retail
4 18 (6.08%) Public Sector
5 16 (5.41%) Law
6 13 (4.39%) Electronics
7 12 (4.05%) Telecoms
8 11 (3.72%) Legal
9 9 (3.04%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.01%) Local Government
11 2 (0.68%) Banking
12 1 (0.34%) Advertising
12 1 (0.34%) Automotive
12 1 (0.34%) Back Office
12 1 (0.34%) Billing
12 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 56 (18.92%) Analyst
2 52 (17.57%) Developer
3 24 (8.11%) Administrator
3 24 (8.11%) Architect
4 22 (7.43%) .NET Developer
4 22 (7.43%) Systems Administrator
5 18 (6.08%) Data Engineer
6 17 (5.74%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (4.73%) Software Engineer
8 13 (4.39%) Product Owner
9 12 (4.05%) Data Analyst
9 12 (4.05%) Software Developer
10 11 (3.72%) Configuration Administrator
11 10 (3.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 10 (3.38%) IT Engineer
12 9 (3.04%) .NET Software Developer
12 9 (3.04%) Business Analyst
12 9 (3.04%) IT Analyst
12 9 (3.04%) Systems Engineer
13 8 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (22.97%) .NET
2 37 (12.50%) .NET Core
3 31 (10.47%) ASP.NET
4 23 (7.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 18 (6.08%) React
6 17 (5.74%) Blazor
7 16 (5.41%) AngularJS
8 15 (5.07%) jQuery
9 12 (4.05%) .NET Framework
9 12 (4.05%) ASP.NET Core
10 11 (3.72%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (3.38%) HTML
12 7 (2.36%) RESTful
12 7 (2.36%) XML
13 6 (2.03%) JSON
14 5 (1.69%) Node.js
15 4 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
15 4 (1.35%) HTML5
15 4 (1.35%) JAXB
15 4 (1.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.80%) Self-Motivation
2 22 (7.43%) Mobile App
3 21 (7.09%) e-Learning
4 13 (4.39%) Management Information System
5 12 (4.05%) User Experience
6 8 (2.70%) Analytical Mindset
7 7 (2.36%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.69%) Blog
8 5 (1.69%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.69%) Replication
8 5 (1.69%) Smart Meter
9 4 (1.35%) Clustering
9 4 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.01%) NHS
11 2 (0.68%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (0.68%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.68%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.68%) Wiki
12 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.34%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 26 (8.78%) Windows
2 21 (7.09%) Linux
3 13 (4.39%) Windows Server
4 9 (3.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (2.70%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.01%) Unix
7 1 (0.34%) Android
7 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (41.22%) Problem-Solving
2 98 (33.11%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (26.69%) Business Intelligence
4 64 (21.62%) Analytics
5 47 (15.88%) Change Management
6 42 (14.19%) Project Management
7 40 (13.51%) Mathematics
8 38 (12.84%) Analytical Thinking
9 36 (12.16%) Computer Science
10 33 (11.15%) Stakeholder Management
11 31 (10.47%) PRINCE2
12 30 (10.14%) MVC
13 29 (9.80%) User Acceptance Testing
14 28 (9.46%) Creative Problem-Solving
14 28 (9.46%) Data Analysis
15 25 (8.45%) Software Engineering
15 25 (8.45%) Use Case
16 24 (8.11%) CRM
16 24 (8.11%) Product Roadmap
16 24 (8.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 86 (29.05%) SQL
2 52 (17.57%) C#
3 29 (9.80%) Python
4 25 (8.45%) JavaScript
5 17 (5.74%) T-SQL
6 12 (4.05%) R
7 11 (3.72%) Java
8 8 (2.70%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.35%) C
10 3 (1.01%) COBOL
10 3 (1.01%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.01%) VBA
11 2 (0.68%) C++
11 2 (0.68%) PHP
11 2 (0.68%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.68%) Scala
11 2 (0.68%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.68%) U-SQL
12 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.34%) Go
Qualifications
1 48 (16.22%) Degree
2 22 (7.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (4.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (2.70%) ISTQB
4 8 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (2.70%) MCITP
4 8 (2.70%) MCSA
4 8 (2.70%) MCSE
5 7 (2.36%) CISA
5 7 (2.36%) CISM
5 7 (2.36%) CISSP
5 7 (2.36%) ISEB
6 5 (1.69%) PhD
6 5 (1.69%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.69%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.35%) Master's Degree
8 3 (1.01%) APMP
9 2 (0.68%) ACCA
9 2 (0.68%) CIMA
9 2 (0.68%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.12%) GDPR
2 20 (6.76%) QA
3 10 (3.38%) Data Quality
4 9 (3.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (2.70%) NIST
6 3 (1.01%) SLA
7 2 (0.68%) COBIT
7 2 (0.68%) PMO
8 1 (0.34%) NCSC
8 1 (0.34%) P3O
8 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (5.07%) Docker
2 13 (4.39%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.34%) DFS Replication
3 1 (0.34%) Firmware
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (3.38%) Kubernetes
1 10 (3.38%) WSUS
2 7 (2.36%) Terraform
3 5 (1.69%) Ansible
4 4 (1.35%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (1.35%) Puppet
5 2 (0.68%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 74 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.07%) Databricks
3 9 (3.04%) Oracle
3 9 (3.04%) SAP
4 8 (2.70%) Cisco
4 8 (2.70%) Cognos
4 8 (2.70%) Sophos
4 8 (2.70%) ZyXEL
5 7 (2.36%) Google
6 6 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (2.03%) Sparx
7 4 (1.35%) Nintex
7 4 (1.35%) OpenText
8 3 (1.01%) VMware
9 2 (0.68%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.68%) Avaya
9 2 (0.68%) HP
10 1 (0.34%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.34%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.34%) Veeam