Period
to 5 June 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 5 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 28 10 24
Rank change year-on-year -18 +14 +9
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 34 118 62
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Merseyside 6.75% 15.28% 7.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.12% 39.07% 18.51%
Number of salaries quoted 24 54 51
Median annual salary £34,000 £41,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.58% -17.50% +25.00%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £44,625 £72,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 161 302 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 31.94% 39.12% 37.94%
Number of salaries quoted 118 188 278
Median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
10th Percentile £25,850 £30,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,825 £67,175 £62,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,125
% change year-on-year +11.11% +4.35% +7.81%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Merseyside

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in Merseyside

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analytical Skills in Merseyside.

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in Merseyside

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analytical Skills in Merseyside over the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in Merseyside

Analytical Skills
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 5 June 2020. 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
Liverpool -15 32 £34,000 -20.00% 1
Birkenhead +1 1 £27,000 -16.92% 1
Wirral - 1 £27,000 -
Analytical Skills
North West

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 19 (55.88%) Problem-Solving
2 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (47.06%) Finance
4 15 (44.12%) Analytical Thinking
5 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Excel
6 11 (32.35%) ITIL
6 11 (32.35%) SQL
7 9 (26.47%) ERP
7 9 (26.47%) ITSM
7 9 (26.47%) Management Information System
7 9 (26.47%) ServiceNow
8 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Office
9 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
9 6 (17.65%) SLA
9 6 (17.65%) Remedy
9 6 (17.65%) Service Management
9 6 (17.65%) e-Learning
9 6 (17.65%) Banking
9 6 (17.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 6 (17.65%) Time Management
9 6 (17.65%) Virgin Media
10 5 (14.71%) Line Management
10 5 (14.71%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (14.71%) Scenario Testing
10 5 (14.71%) Sprint Retrospective
10 5 (14.71%) Sprint Planning
10 5 (14.71%) DevSecOps
10 5 (14.71%) Postman
10 5 (14.71%) Analytics
10 5 (14.71%) User Stories

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) WordPress
3 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (17.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.94%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Azure
1 5 (14.71%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (11.76%) Office 365
3 2 (5.88%) Power Platform
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.94%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) DHCP
1 4 (11.76%) DNS
1 4 (11.76%) LAN
1 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
1 4 (11.76%) VPN
1 4 (11.76%) WAN
2 1 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.88%) Power BI
3 2 (5.88%) QlikView
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.94%) MySQL
4 1 (2.94%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Cucumber
1 5 (14.71%) JIRA
1 5 (14.71%) JMeter
1 5 (14.71%) Postman
1 5 (14.71%) Selenium
1 5 (14.71%) SoapUI
1 5 (14.71%) SpecFlow
1 5 (14.71%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (47.06%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Banking
3 5 (14.71%) Retail
4 4 (11.76%) Publishing
5 2 (5.88%) Housing Association
5 2 (5.88%) Legal
5 2 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Banking Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Help Desk Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Test Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) ICT Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) IT Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Service Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Service Desk Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Applications Support
5 3 (8.82%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Information Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.88%) MI Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) Gherkin
2 3 (8.82%) CSS
2 3 (8.82%) HTML
3 2 (5.88%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Management Information System
2 6 (17.65%) e-Learning
3 5 (14.71%) Mobile App
4 4 (11.76%) EPoS
4 4 (11.76%) User Experience
5 2 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.94%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Android
1 4 (11.76%) Apple iOS
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (44.12%) Analytical Thinking
3 11 (32.35%) ITIL
4 9 (26.47%) ERP
4 9 (26.47%) ITSM
5 6 (17.65%) Service Management
5 6 (17.65%) Time Management
6 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (14.71%) ITIL V3
6 5 (14.71%) Knowledge Management
6 5 (14.71%) Manual Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Scenario Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Sprint Planning
6 5 (14.71%) Sprint Retrospective
6 5 (14.71%) System Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
6 5 (14.71%) V-Model
6 5 (14.71%) Waterfall
6 5 (14.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) C#
2 5 (14.71%) PHP
3 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) Python
4 1 (2.94%) R
4 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) ISTQB
2 4 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) SLA
2 2 (5.88%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.94%) GDPR
3 1 (2.94%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) XenApp
2 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (26.47%) ServiceNow
3 6 (17.65%) Remedy
3 6 (17.65%) Virgin Media
4 5 (14.71%) Citrix
5 2 (5.88%) SAP
6 1 (2.94%) WooCommerce