Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 51 61
Rank change year-on-year -4 +10 +21
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 373 470 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.13% 5.75% 4.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.63% 6.22% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 303 394 257
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.06% +22.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,600 £27,500 £26,400
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,350
North West median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +12.50% +2.56%

Analytics 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 6,627 7,551 6,536
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.08% 92.39% 91.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5,497 6,319 5,536
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,700 £65,000 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in Manchester

Analytics
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Analytics in Manchester

Analytics
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in Manchester over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Analytics in Manchester

Analytics
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. 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 +6 8 £32,500 -43.48% 1
Cheadle +9 6 £37,500 -37.50% 1
Bolton -1 4 £55,000 +10.00%
Salford -2 4 £52,396 +66.33% 2
Altrincham - 4 £71,250 - 4
Wigan +16 1 £50,000 +66.67%
Analytics
North West

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT jobs citing Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 132 (35.39%) SQL
2 115 (30.83%) Data Analytics
3 112 (30.03%) Business Intelligence
4 95 (25.47%) Agile Software Development
5 88 (23.59%) Analytical Skills
6 74 (19.84%) Big Data
6 74 (19.84%) Degree
7 71 (19.03%) Finance
8 68 (18.23%) Data Science
9 67 (17.96%) Python
10 61 (16.35%) SQL Server
11 57 (15.28%) Visualisation
12 56 (15.01%) Amazon AWS
12 56 (15.01%) Microsoft
13 52 (13.94%) Machine Learning
14 50 (13.40%) Java
15 48 (12.87%) Marketing
16 47 (12.60%) Google
16 47 (12.60%) Data Warehouse
17 45 (12.06%) Data Modelling
17 45 (12.06%) Mathematics
17 45 (12.06%) Scala
17 45 (12.06%) Data Visualisation
18 44 (11.80%) ETL
18 44 (11.80%) Decision-Making
19 43 (11.53%) Problem-Solving
20 42 (11.26%) Computer Science
21 41 (10.99%) R
22 40 (10.72%) Tableau
23 37 (9.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Analytics
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 29 (7.77%) SAS
2 27 (7.24%) Apache Spark
3 10 (2.68%) Cloud Foundry
4 8 (2.14%) Apache
5 4 (1.07%) Apache Pig
5 4 (1.07%) CMS
5 4 (1.07%) Confluence
6 3 (0.80%) IIS
7 2 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.54%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.27%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.27%) nginx
8 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.27%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 34 (9.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (2.95%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (2.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.61%) SPSS
5 4 (1.07%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (1.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (1.07%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (1.07%) Adobe Premiere
5 4 (1.07%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.27%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (1.61%) Adobe Campaign
1 6 (1.61%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (0.80%) Elite 3E
3 2 (0.54%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.27%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 56 (15.01%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (8.31%) Google Analytics
3 22 (5.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (4.56%) PaaS
5 13 (3.49%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (2.95%) SaaS
7 7 (1.88%) AdWords
7 7 (1.88%) Amazon S3
7 7 (1.88%) Office 365
8 5 (1.34%) Adobe Analytics
9 3 (0.80%) Google Tag Manager
10 2 (0.54%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.54%) GitHub
10 2 (0.54%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.27%) Amazon SageMaker
11 1 (0.27%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.27%) Boomi
11 1 (0.27%) IaaS
11 1 (0.27%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.77%) Internet
2 15 (4.02%) HTTP
3 12 (3.22%) Bluetooth
3 12 (3.22%) SSL
3 12 (3.22%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (2.95%) Firewall
5 4 (1.07%) VoIP
6 3 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (0.80%) Cisco Firepower
6 3 (0.80%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (0.80%) DNS
7 2 (0.54%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (0.54%) LAN
7 2 (0.54%) Network Security
7 2 (0.54%) WAN
8 1 (0.27%) Broadband
8 1 (0.27%) DHCP
8 1 (0.27%) SAN
8 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (19.84%) Big Data
2 61 (16.35%) SQL Server
3 47 (12.60%) Data Warehouse
4 37 (9.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 33 (8.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 31 (8.31%) MongoDB
6 31 (8.31%) QlikView
7 28 (7.51%) Power BI
8 26 (6.97%) Hadoop
9 21 (5.63%) MySQL
10 17 (4.56%) NoSQL
11 16 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
12 14 (3.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 13 (3.49%) Relational Database
14 12 (3.22%) Apache Cassandra
14 12 (3.22%) Spotfire
15 11 (2.95%) BusinessObjects
16 10 (2.68%) Amazon RDS
16 10 (2.68%) Neo4j
17 9 (2.41%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 14 (3.75%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.14%) JIRA
3 6 (1.61%) CocoaPods
3 6 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (1.34%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.07%) Selenium
6 2 (0.54%) GitLab
6 2 (0.54%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.27%) CA Release Automation
7 1 (0.27%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.27%) Subversion
7 1 (0.27%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.27%) TestRail
7 1 (0.27%) Vagrant
General
1 71 (19.03%) Finance
2 48 (12.87%) Marketing
3 24 (6.43%) Retail
4 15 (4.02%) Military
5 10 (2.68%) Electronics
5 10 (2.68%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.68%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.14%) Banking
7 7 (1.88%) Law
8 4 (1.07%) Advertising
8 4 (1.07%) Local Government
9 3 (0.80%) Games
9 3 (0.80%) Legal
10 2 (0.54%) Publishing
11 1 (0.27%) Automotive
11 1 (0.27%) Billing
11 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 101 (27.08%) Developer
2 54 (14.48%) Analyst
3 30 (8.04%) Data Scientist
4 27 (7.24%) Architect
5 26 (6.97%) Analytics Manager
6 22 (5.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 20 (5.36%) Consultant
8 16 (4.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 16 (4.29%) Data Architect
9 15 (4.02%) Data Analyst
9 15 (4.02%) Insight Analyst
10 14 (3.75%) Data Analytics Manager
11 13 (3.49%) Big Data Developer
11 13 (3.49%) C# Developer
11 13 (3.49%) Java Developer
11 13 (3.49%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (3.49%) SQL Developer
11 13 (3.49%) Team Leader
11 13 (3.49%) Web Analyst
12 12 (3.22%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (9.38%) HTML
2 27 (7.24%) RESTful
3 20 (5.36%) CSS
3 20 (5.36%) XML
4 17 (4.56%) JSON
5 14 (3.75%) .NET
5 14 (3.75%) Natural Language Processing
6 12 (3.22%) AngularJS
7 10 (2.68%) Kafka
7 10 (2.68%) React
7 10 (2.68%) TensorFlow
8 8 (2.14%) HTML5
9 7 (1.88%) LAMP
9 7 (1.88%) Node.js
9 7 (1.88%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (1.88%) RxJava
9 7 (1.88%) Spring
9 7 (1.88%) Web Services
10 6 (1.61%) Cocoa Touch
10 6 (1.61%) RxSwift
Miscellaneous
1 88 (23.59%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (11.26%) Computer Science
3 30 (8.04%) User Experience
4 16 (4.29%) Internet of Things
5 15 (4.02%) Industrial Internet of Things
5 15 (4.02%) Virtual Team
6 12 (3.22%) Algorithms
7 10 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.14%) FMCG
8 8 (2.14%) Taxonomies
9 6 (1.61%) Animation
9 6 (1.61%) Social Media
10 5 (1.34%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.07%) Mainframe
11 4 (1.07%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.07%) Motion Graphics
12 3 (0.80%) Cyberattack
12 3 (0.80%) Fintech
12 3 (0.80%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.80%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.09%) Linux
1 19 (5.09%) Windows
2 11 (2.95%) Unix
3 9 (2.41%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.14%) Android
5 2 (0.54%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.54%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.27%) AIX
6 1 (0.27%) CentOS
6 1 (0.27%) HPUX
6 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.27%) Solaris
6 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (30.83%) Data Analytics
2 112 (30.03%) Business Intelligence
3 95 (25.47%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (18.23%) Data Science
5 57 (15.28%) Visualisation
6 52 (13.94%) Machine Learning
7 45 (12.06%) Data Modelling
7 45 (12.06%) Data Visualisation
7 45 (12.06%) Mathematics
8 44 (11.80%) Decision-Making
8 44 (11.80%) ETL
9 43 (11.53%) Problem-Solving
10 36 (9.65%) DevOps
10 36 (9.65%) Mentoring
11 34 (9.12%) Software Engineering
11 34 (9.12%) Stakeholder Management
12 31 (8.31%) Data Management
12 31 (8.31%) Digital Marketing
13 28 (7.51%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (6.70%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 132 (35.39%) SQL
2 67 (17.96%) Python
3 50 (13.40%) Java
4 45 (12.06%) Scala
5 41 (10.99%) R
6 36 (9.65%) JavaScript
7 27 (7.24%) T-SQL
8 22 (5.90%) C++
9 21 (5.63%) C#
10 16 (4.29%) C
11 9 (2.41%) Apple Swift
11 9 (2.41%) Objective-C
12 7 (1.88%) Ruby
12 7 (1.88%) VBA
13 6 (1.61%) Perl
14 5 (1.34%) PHP
15 3 (0.80%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.54%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 2 (0.54%) Go
16 2 (0.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 74 (19.84%) Degree
2 17 (4.56%) PhD
3 16 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (4.02%) MCSE
5 12 (3.22%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (3.22%) Numerate Degree
6 11 (2.95%) MCITP
7 7 (1.88%) Master's Degree
8 6 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.07%) CCNP
9 4 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.80%) CCIE
10 3 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.54%) CISSP
11 2 (0.54%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.27%) CCA
12 1 (0.27%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.27%) GIAC
12 1 (0.27%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.02%) Data Quality
2 13 (3.49%) SLA
3 7 (1.88%) QA
4 6 (1.61%) GCP
5 5 (1.34%) PMO
6 3 (0.80%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (4.56%) Docker
2 12 (3.22%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (0.80%) XenApp
4 2 (0.54%) HDFS
5 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (2.41%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.07%) Ansible
3 3 (0.80%) Nessus
3 3 (0.80%) Nexpose
3 3 (0.80%) Nmap
3 3 (0.80%) QRadar
4 2 (0.54%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.54%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.54%) Marathon
4 2 (0.54%) Mesos
4 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.54%) Puppet
4 2 (0.54%) rkt
4 2 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.27%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.27%) Kibana
5 1 (0.27%) Oozie
Vendors
1 56 (15.01%) Microsoft
2 47 (12.60%) Google
3 40 (10.72%) Tableau
4 19 (5.09%) SAP
5 17 (4.56%) Adobe
5 17 (4.56%) Oracle
6 15 (4.02%) Siemens
7 9 (2.41%) Informatica
7 9 (2.41%) MicroStrategy
7 9 (2.41%) Splunk
8 8 (2.14%) Cognos
8 8 (2.14%) WorldPay
9 7 (1.88%) Ab Initio
9 7 (1.88%) Apple
10 6 (1.61%) Cisco
10 6 (1.61%) New Relic
10 6 (1.61%) OutSystems
11 4 (1.07%) ArcSight
11 4 (1.07%) Cognizant
11 4 (1.07%) VMware