Period
to 17 October 2019

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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 17 34
Rank change year-on-year +8 +17 -18
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 114 79 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 14.96% 9.22% 6.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 41.91% 23.10% 17.63%
Number of salaries quoted 59 63 54
Merseyside median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.45% +2.27%
10th Percentile £24,650 £26,500 £23,025
90th Percentile £61,435 £60,000 £67,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 272 342 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 35.70% 39.91% 38.70%
Number of salaries quoted 166 262 273
Merseyside median annual salary £39,250 £40,349 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.72% +0.87% -
10th Percentile £27,938 £23,775 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,250 £63,350
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 Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Merseyside

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Merseyside.

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in Merseyside

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Merseyside over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

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 17 October 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
Liverpool +10 106 £32,500 -18.75% 11
Birkenhead - 4 £32,500 - 1
Southport -3 1 £24,000 -26.15% 3
Analytical Skills
North West

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 72 (63.16%) Finance
2 70 (61.40%) Problem-Solving
3 62 (54.39%) Management Information System
4 42 (36.84%) Data Protection
4 42 (36.84%) GDPR
5 40 (35.09%) Data Protection Act
5 40 (35.09%) Wealth Management
5 40 (35.09%) Records Management
5 40 (35.09%) Information Management
6 30 (26.32%) Degree
7 28 (24.56%) Microsoft
8 26 (22.81%) Microsoft Excel
9 25 (21.93%) Postgraduate
10 21 (18.42%) Cybersecurity
10 21 (18.42%) IT Strategy
11 20 (17.54%) PRINCE2
12 17 (14.91%) PMI
12 17 (14.91%) Project Management
12 17 (14.91%) PMI Certification
12 17 (14.91%) CISM
12 17 (14.91%) Supplier Management
13 16 (14.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 16 (14.04%) Line Management
14 15 (13.16%) ISAE 3402
14 15 (13.16%) NVQ Level 3
14 15 (13.16%) CISA
14 15 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (13.16%) Progress
15 12 (10.53%) Data Analysis
16 10 (8.77%) SAP

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 5 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (4.39%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.75%) WordPress
3 1 (0.88%) Apache
3 1 (0.88%) nginx
3 1 (0.88%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (22.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (14.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (6.14%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.88%) SAP EWM
2 1 (0.88%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.02%) Power Platform
2 5 (4.39%) AWS
3 4 (3.51%) Azure
4 3 (2.63%) GCP
5 2 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.75%) Office 365
6 1 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.88%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.26%) Firewall
2 5 (4.39%) DHCP
2 5 (4.39%) DNS
2 5 (4.39%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.39%) WAN
2 5 (4.39%) Wireless
3 4 (3.51%) LAN
4 1 (0.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.02%) Power BI
1 8 (7.02%) SAP HANA
2 6 (5.26%) Data Lake
3 5 (4.39%) QlikView
4 3 (2.63%) MySQL
5 2 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.75%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Git (software)
General
1 72 (63.16%) Finance
2 4 (3.51%) Games
2 4 (3.51%) Legal
2 4 (3.51%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.75%) Law
4 1 (0.88%) Housing Association
4 1 (0.88%) Marketing
4 1 (0.88%) Public Sector
4 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (21.93%) Data Manager
1 25 (21.93%) Records Manager
2 18 (15.79%) Analyst
3 15 (13.16%) Coordinator
4 10 (8.77%) Developer
5 6 (5.26%) SAP Analyst
5 6 (5.26%) SAP Test Analyst
5 6 (5.26%) Test Analyst
6 5 (4.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (3.51%) Angular Developer
7 4 (3.51%) IT Engineer
7 4 (3.51%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (3.51%) Operations Analyst
7 4 (3.51%) Programmer
8 3 (2.63%) Data Analyst
8 3 (2.63%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (2.63%) IT Manager
8 3 (2.63%) LAN Engineer
8 3 (2.63%) LAN/WAN Engineer
8 3 (2.63%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.14%) AngularJS
2 5 (4.39%) XML
3 4 (3.51%) .NET
3 4 (3.51%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.51%) Dapper ORM
3 4 (3.51%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (3.51%) Vue.js
3 4 (3.51%) XSD
4 3 (2.63%) Natural Language Processing
4 3 (2.63%) Node.js
4 3 (2.63%) React
5 2 (1.75%) CSS
5 2 (1.75%) HTML
6 1 (0.88%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.88%) IDoc
6 1 (0.88%) Middleware
6 1 (0.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 62 (54.39%) Management Information System
2 40 (35.09%) Data Protection Act
3 17 (14.91%) PMI
4 10 (8.77%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (5.26%) BBC
6 4 (3.51%) Analytical Mindset
7 3 (2.63%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.75%) User Experience
9 1 (0.88%) EPoS
9 1 (0.88%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.88%) Social Media
9 1 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.39%) Windows
1 5 (4.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (61.40%) Problem-Solving
2 42 (36.84%) Data Protection
3 40 (35.09%) Information Management
3 40 (35.09%) Records Management
3 40 (35.09%) Wealth Management
4 21 (18.42%) Cybersecurity
4 21 (18.42%) IT Strategy
5 20 (17.54%) PRINCE2
6 17 (14.91%) Project Management
6 17 (14.91%) Supplier Management
7 16 (14.04%) Line Management
8 15 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (10.53%) Data Analysis
10 10 (8.77%) Analytics
10 10 (8.77%) Project Delivery
11 9 (7.89%) SAP Implementation
12 8 (7.02%) Data Science
12 8 (7.02%) Visualisation
13 7 (6.14%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (6.14%) Predictive Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.02%) SQL
2 6 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 6 (5.26%) Python
3 5 (4.39%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.51%) Java
4 4 (3.51%) TypeScript
5 3 (2.63%) C++
6 2 (1.75%) PHP
6 2 (1.75%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.88%) VBA
7 1 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (26.32%) Degree
2 25 (21.93%) Postgraduate
3 17 (14.91%) CISM
3 17 (14.91%) PMI Certification
4 15 (13.16%) CISA
4 15 (13.16%) NVQ Level 3
5 5 (4.39%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.75%) CISSP
7 1 (0.88%) CCNA
7 1 (0.88%) CCNP
7 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.88%) CISMP
7 1 (0.88%) MCSE
7 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.88%) PMP
7 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (36.84%) GDPR
2 15 (13.16%) ISAE 3402
3 7 (6.14%) SLA
4 6 (5.26%) COBIT
5 5 (4.39%) PMO
6 3 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 8 (7.02%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.51%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (1.75%) Docker
3 2 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 28 (24.56%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.16%) Progress
3 10 (8.77%) SAP
4 6 (5.26%) Tableau
5 5 (4.39%) Intel
6 4 (3.51%) Google
7 3 (2.63%) Cisco
8 2 (1.75%) VMware
8 2 (1.75%) WooCommerce
9 1 (0.88%) Apple
9 1 (0.88%) NetApp
9 1 (0.88%) Omniture
9 1 (0.88%) Palo Alto