Period
to 25 February 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Analytical Thinking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Thinking over the 6 months to 25 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytical Thinking
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 150 217 245
Rank change year-on-year +67 +28 +5
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Thinking 38 11 31
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.09% 0.21% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.22% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 32 10 33
Median annual salary £55,000 £41,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.15% -18.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £43,250 £26,550 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £74,000 £63,750
North West median annual salary £50,000 £34,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +47.06% -32.00% -7.41%

Analytical Thinking 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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,324 4,972 6,002
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 94.92% 93.76% 92.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,873 4,047 5,028
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
North West median annual salary £49,064 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.03% - -

Analytical Thinking
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Thinking in Manchester

Analytical Thinking
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Analytical Thinking in Manchester

Analytical Thinking
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analytical Thinking in Manchester over the 6 months to 25 February 2021.

Salary histogram for Analytical Thinking in Manchester

Analytical Thinking
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 Thinking within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 25 February 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
Bolton +12 2 £50,000 -20.00%
Cheadle - 1 - -
Wigan - 1 £60,000 -
Analytical Thinking
North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2021, IT jobs citing Analytical Thinking 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 Thinking.

1 38 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (52.63%) SQL
3 19 (50.00%) .NET
3 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 19 (50.00%) MVC
3 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 19 (50.00%) .NET Core
3 19 (50.00%) Innovative Thinking
4 17 (44.74%) Technical Leadership
4 17 (44.74%) Mobile App
5 9 (23.68%) Project Management
5 9 (23.68%) ITIL
5 9 (23.68%) CRM
6 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
6 8 (21.05%) Windows
6 8 (21.05%) Linux
6 8 (21.05%) MCSE
6 8 (21.05%) MCSA
6 8 (21.05%) LAN
6 8 (21.05%) WLAN
6 8 (21.05%) WAN
6 8 (21.05%) FTP
6 8 (21.05%) VPN
6 8 (21.05%) DNS
6 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
6 8 (21.05%) SSL
6 8 (21.05%) Cisco
6 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
6 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (21.05%) ITIL Certification

Analytical Thinking
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 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) DNS
1 8 (21.05%) Firewall
1 8 (21.05%) FTP
1 8 (21.05%) IPsec
1 8 (21.05%) LAN
1 8 (21.05%) SSL
1 8 (21.05%) VLAN
1 8 (21.05%) VPN
1 8 (21.05%) WAN
1 8 (21.05%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (21.05%) Electronics
2 6 (15.79%) Marketing
3 3 (7.89%) Legal
4 2 (5.26%) Law
5 1 (2.63%) Finance
5 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Developer
2 8 (21.05%) IT Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Software Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Lead Software Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Development Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Digital Director
6 2 (5.26%) Managing Director
6 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce Director
7 1 (2.63%) Governance Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Head of Digital
7 1 (2.63%) Information Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Information Governance Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Records Management Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (50.00%) .NET
1 19 (50.00%) .NET Core
1 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 38 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (44.74%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Linux
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
1 8 (21.05%) Windows 10
1 8 (21.05%) Windows Server
1 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Innovative Thinking
1 19 (50.00%) MVC
2 17 (44.74%) Technical Leadership
3 9 (23.68%) CRM
3 9 (23.68%) ITIL
3 9 (23.68%) Project Management
4 8 (21.05%) Computer Science
4 8 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (21.05%) Server Virtualisation
4 8 (21.05%) Storage Management
5 6 (15.79%) B2C
5 6 (15.79%) Creative Thinking
5 6 (15.79%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (15.79%) Marketing Strategy
6 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (7.89%) Web Development
8 2 (5.26%) Requirements Gathering
9 1 (2.63%) Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
1 8 (21.05%) MCITP
1 8 (21.05%) MCSA
1 8 (21.05%) MCSE
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Cisco
1 8 (21.05%) Sophos
1 8 (21.05%) ZyXEL
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft