Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 23 31 29
Rank change year-on-year +8 -2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 559 553 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 8.51% 7.54% 8.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.58% 22.35% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 356 453 511
Manchester median annual salary £45,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.06% - +8.97%
10th Percentile £24,452 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,250 £71,824 £70,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +10.67%

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 2,590 2,474 3,122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 39.45% 33.75% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,909 2,018 2,584
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,471
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19% +7.48%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,500 £26,075
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,500
North West median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +6.25%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 -16 28 £47,500 - 5
Salford -6 25 £27,500 -27.15% 5
Wigan +20 10 £28,250 -21.53% 3
Rochdale +15 9 £35,000 +55.56% 2
Bolton -12 8 £27,500 -21.43% 3
Altrincham +20 4 £48,000 +104.26% 3
Cheadle -2 3 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Bury +8 2 £23,250 -5.10% 1
Oldham +1 1 - - 1
Analytical Skills
North West

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 258 (46.15%) Problem-Solving
2 171 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
3 159 (28.44%) SQL
4 127 (22.72%) Degree
5 123 (22.00%) Microsoft
6 114 (20.39%) Business Intelligence
7 110 (19.68%) Finance
8 98 (17.53%) C++
9 90 (16.10%) DevOps
10 88 (15.74%) Python
11 80 (14.31%) Linux
12 72 (12.88%) Smartphone
12 72 (12.88%) Open Source
13 70 (12.52%) C
14 65 (11.63%) Analytics
15 61 (10.91%) SQL Server
16 60 (10.73%) Android
17 59 (10.55%) Algorithms
17 59 (10.55%) Google
18 58 (10.38%) Java
18 58 (10.38%) Open Source Development
19 57 (10.20%) Mentoring
20 55 (9.84%) C#
20 55 (9.84%) Software Engineering
21 54 (9.66%) Artificial Intelligence
21 54 (9.66%) QA
22 53 (9.48%) Retail
22 53 (9.48%) Machine Learning
23 51 (9.12%) Power BI
23 51 (9.12%) .NET

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 16 (2.86%) Confluence
2 15 (2.68%) SAS
3 11 (1.97%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.43%) Apache Spark
4 8 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (0.72%) Apache Solr
7 4 (0.72%) IIS
7 4 (0.72%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.36%) Apache
8 2 (0.36%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.36%) CMS
9 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 47 (8.41%) Microsoft Office
2 35 (6.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.54%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.54%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.54%) Sketch
6 2 (0.36%) Figma
6 2 (0.36%) InVision
6 2 (0.36%) Marvel
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (2.68%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.18%) Magento
6 1 (0.18%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.18%) SAP CAR
6 1 (0.18%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 51 (9.12%) Power Platform
2 38 (6.80%) AWS
3 35 (6.26%) Azure
4 31 (5.55%) SaaS
5 22 (3.94%) Office 365
6 18 (3.22%) GCP
7 14 (2.50%) Google Analytics
8 10 (1.79%) Adobe Analytics
9 6 (1.07%) AdWords
10 5 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (0.72%) GitHub
11 4 (0.72%) Google Tag Manager
11 4 (0.72%) Slack
12 3 (0.54%) Azure Data Factory
12 3 (0.54%) IaaS
13 2 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 2 (0.36%) Amazon Kinesis
13 2 (0.36%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.65%) Wireless
2 21 (3.76%) Internet
3 18 (3.22%) Firewall
3 18 (3.22%) LAN
4 15 (2.68%) DNS
5 14 (2.50%) Broadband
5 14 (2.50%) DHCP
6 13 (2.33%) WAN
7 11 (1.97%) Ethernet
7 11 (1.97%) Network Security
8 10 (1.79%) Calico
9 9 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (1.25%) Kerberos
11 6 (1.07%) TCP/IP
12 5 (0.89%) LLU
12 5 (0.89%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (0.89%) Reverse Proxy
12 5 (0.89%) Skype
12 5 (0.89%) Unified Communications
13 4 (0.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 51 (9.12%) Power BI
3 44 (7.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 39 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
5 34 (6.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (4.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 20 (3.58%) Data Mining
7 20 (3.58%) Relational Database
8 17 (3.04%) Big Data
9 14 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 14 (2.50%) QlikView
10 9 (1.61%) BigQuery
11 8 (1.43%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.43%) NoSQL
12 7 (1.25%) Hadoop
12 7 (1.25%) Qlik Sense
13 6 (1.07%) Mixpanel
13 6 (1.07%) MongoDB
13 6 (1.07%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 40 (7.16%) Git (software)
2 25 (4.47%) JIRA
3 11 (1.97%) Visual Studio
4 7 (1.25%) Selenium
5 6 (1.07%) Cucumber
5 6 (1.07%) Maven
5 6 (1.07%) Visual Website Optimizer
6 5 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (0.72%) C++Builder
7 4 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (0.72%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.36%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.36%) Metasploit
8 2 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.18%) Ant
9 1 (0.18%) CasperJS
9 1 (0.18%) CF BOSH
9 1 (0.18%) ERwin
9 1 (0.18%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.18%) NUnit
General
1 110 (19.68%) Finance
2 53 (9.48%) Retail
3 46 (8.23%) Telecoms
4 45 (8.05%) Automotive
5 32 (5.72%) Marketing
6 30 (5.37%) Public Sector
7 23 (4.11%) Banking
8 22 (3.94%) Electronics
9 21 (3.76%) Legal
9 21 (3.76%) Manufacturing
10 14 (2.50%) Law
11 13 (2.33%) Games
12 9 (1.61%) Billing
13 6 (1.07%) Advertising
13 6 (1.07%) Back Office
14 5 (0.89%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.54%) Publishing
16 2 (0.36%) French Language
16 2 (0.36%) General Ledger
16 2 (0.36%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 116 (20.75%) Analyst
2 110 (19.68%) Developer
3 40 (7.16%) Software Engineer
4 36 (6.44%) Data Analyst
5 31 (5.55%) Architect
6 25 (4.47%) Team Leader
7 24 (4.29%) Technical Support
8 22 (3.94%) SQL Developer
9 20 (3.58%) Consultant
9 20 (3.58%) Graduate
9 20 (3.58%) Software Team Leader
10 18 (3.22%) Java Developer
10 18 (3.22%) Senior Analyst
11 16 (2.86%) Senior Software Engineer
12 15 (2.68%) AWS Developer
12 15 (2.68%) Support Engineer
13 14 (2.50%) IT Engineer
13 14 (2.50%) Technical Engineer
13 14 (2.50%) Technical Support Engineer
14 13 (2.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (9.12%) .NET
2 37 (6.62%) Vulkan
3 29 (5.19%) HTML
4 24 (4.29%) CSS
4 24 (4.29%) Natural Language Processing
5 20 (3.58%) Node.js
5 20 (3.58%) TensorFlow
6 12 (2.15%) Web Services
7 11 (1.97%) OpenCV
8 8 (1.43%) React
9 7 (1.25%) HTML5
9 7 (1.25%) jQuery
9 7 (1.25%) React Native
9 7 (1.25%) XML
10 6 (1.07%) AngularJS
10 6 (1.07%) ASP.NET
10 6 (1.07%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (0.89%) Express
11 5 (0.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (0.72%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 72 (12.88%) Smartphone
2 59 (10.55%) Algorithms
3 46 (8.23%) Embedded Systems
4 39 (6.98%) Self-Motivation
5 34 (6.08%) User Experience
6 23 (4.11%) Management Information System
7 14 (2.50%) Blog
7 14 (2.50%) Robotics
7 14 (2.50%) Smart Meter
8 12 (2.15%) Analytical Mindset
9 10 (1.79%) Infotainment
10 9 (1.61%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.61%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.43%) Cyberattack
11 8 (1.43%) Data Centre
11 8 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.25%) e-Learning
13 6 (1.07%) Driving Licence
13 6 (1.07%) NHS
14 5 (0.89%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 80 (14.31%) Linux
2 60 (10.73%) Android
3 48 (8.59%) Windows
4 40 (7.16%) Tizen
5 21 (3.76%) Windows Server
6 15 (2.68%) Unix
7 12 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.54%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.36%) AIX
9 2 (0.36%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.36%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.18%) FreeRTOS
10 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (46.15%) Problem-Solving
2 171 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (20.39%) Business Intelligence
4 90 (16.10%) DevOps
5 72 (12.88%) Open Source
6 65 (11.63%) Analytics
7 58 (10.38%) Open Source Development
8 57 (10.20%) Mentoring
9 55 (9.84%) Software Engineering
10 54 (9.66%) Artificial Intelligence
11 53 (9.48%) Machine Learning
12 48 (8.59%) Visualisation
13 47 (8.41%) Data Science
14 44 (7.87%) Technical Leadership
15 40 (7.16%) Computer Architecture
16 39 (6.98%) ITIL
16 39 (6.98%) Mathematics
17 37 (6.62%) Collaborative Working
18 36 (6.44%) Decision-Making
18 36 (6.44%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 159 (28.44%) SQL
2 98 (17.53%) C++
3 88 (15.74%) Python
4 70 (12.52%) C
5 58 (10.38%) Java
6 55 (9.84%) C#
7 44 (7.87%) JavaScript
8 25 (4.47%) R
9 15 (2.68%) Java 8
9 15 (2.68%) T-SQL
10 14 (2.50%) PowerShell
11 12 (2.15%) VBA
12 11 (1.97%) MATLAB
13 10 (1.79%) PHP
13 10 (1.79%) Ruby
14 7 (1.25%) COBOL
14 7 (1.25%) Perl
15 6 (1.07%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.89%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.72%) X++
Qualifications
1 127 (22.72%) Degree
2 18 (3.22%) DBS Check
3 15 (2.68%) ISTQB
4 13 (2.33%) CISSP
4 13 (2.33%) ISEB
5 11 (1.97%) Security Cleared
6 9 (1.61%) CEH
6 9 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (1.43%) GSEC
7 8 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (1.25%) PhD
9 6 (1.07%) Numerate Degree
10 5 (0.89%) CCNA
10 5 (0.89%) CISA
10 5 (0.89%) CompTIA Security+
10 5 (0.89%) GIAC
11 4 (0.72%) SANS
11 4 (0.72%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.72%) SSCP
12 3 (0.54%) (ISC)2 CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (9.66%) QA
2 47 (8.41%) SLA
3 10 (1.79%) ISO 26262
3 10 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.43%) Data Quality
5 7 (1.25%) GDPR
5 7 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.72%) NIST
7 1 (0.18%) Basel II
7 1 (0.18%) GPG13
7 1 (0.18%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.18%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (5.19%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.33%) Docker
3 7 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
4 6 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (0.89%) etcd
6 3 (0.54%) Firmware
6 3 (0.54%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (2.33%) HP ALM
1 13 (2.33%) Kubernetes
2 10 (1.79%) Istio
3 7 (1.25%) WSUS
4 5 (0.89%) Consul
4 5 (0.89%) FortiGate
4 5 (0.89%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (0.54%) Cacti
5 3 (0.54%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.18%) Nagios
7 1 (0.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 123 (22.00%) Microsoft
2 59 (10.55%) Google
3 40 (7.16%) QNX
4 36 (6.44%) Tableau
5 26 (4.65%) Oracle
6 21 (3.76%) SAP
7 16 (2.86%) Adobe
8 15 (2.68%) HP
9 14 (2.50%) Cisco
10 13 (2.33%) New Relic
11 12 (2.15%) CyberArk
12 10 (1.79%) AppDynamics
12 10 (1.79%) Crazy Egg
12 10 (1.79%) Hotjar
12 10 (1.79%) Splunk
13 8 (1.43%) Remedy
14 7 (1.25%) Apple
14 7 (1.25%) Veritas
14 7 (1.25%) Vertica
15 6 (1.07%) Optimizely