Period
to 15 November 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 15 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
England > North of England
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 27 26
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 1,411 1,730 1,891
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 7.84% 8.05% 7.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.10% 21.82% 22.14%
Number of salaries quoted 990 1,373 1,423
North of England median annual salary £41,500 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.19% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 the North of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 6,687 7,930 8,541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 37.15% 36.89% 34.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5,011 6,183 6,717
North of England median annual salary £44,500 £43,653 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% +2.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in the North of England

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in the North of England

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in the North of England over the 6 months to 15 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in the North of England

Analytical Skills
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills within the North of England region over the 6 months to 15 November 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
North West +4 839 £42,500 - 176
Yorkshire -4 471 £40,000 - 108
North East +8 101 £37,535 -12.86% 36
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 North of England region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 701 (49.68%) Problem-Solving
2 399 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
3 355 (25.16%) SQL
4 347 (24.59%) Microsoft
5 337 (23.88%) Finance
6 270 (19.14%) Degree
7 208 (14.74%) Business Intelligence
8 183 (12.97%) SQL Server
9 173 (12.26%) ITIL
10 156 (11.06%) Analytics
11 151 (10.70%) Change Management
12 148 (10.49%) Microsoft Excel
13 147 (10.42%) Windows
14 144 (10.21%) Project Management
15 143 (10.13%) Linux
16 140 (9.92%) Python
17 137 (9.71%) C#
18 130 (9.21%) Azure
19 124 (8.79%) Mentoring
20 121 (8.58%) Microsoft Office
21 120 (8.50%) .NET
22 119 (8.43%) Management Information System
23 115 (8.15%) AWS
24 113 (8.01%) JavaScript
24 113 (8.01%) Power BI
24 113 (8.01%) Power Platform
25 110 (7.80%) Java
26 107 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
27 104 (7.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 102 (7.23%) C++

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 43 (3.05%) SharePoint
2 28 (1.98%) SAS
3 27 (1.91%) Confluence
4 21 (1.49%) IIS
5 20 (1.42%) Apache Spark
6 17 (1.20%) Skype for Business
7 14 (0.99%) MS Exchange
8 11 (0.78%) CMS
9 10 (0.71%) Apache
10 8 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (0.57%) WordPress
11 7 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (0.35%) Tornado
14 4 (0.28%) Apache Solr
15 3 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
15 3 (0.21%) nginx
16 2 (0.14%) Apache Pig
16 2 (0.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 2 (0.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 148 (10.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 121 (8.58%) Microsoft Office
3 74 (5.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (0.43%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.35%) SPSS
8 1 (0.071%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.071%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.071%) InVision
8 1 (0.071%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 20 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
4 8 (0.57%) assyst
4 8 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
8 2 (0.14%) Epicor Tropos
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.071%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.071%) SAP SD
9 1 (0.071%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.071%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 130 (9.21%) Azure
2 115 (8.15%) AWS
3 113 (8.01%) Power Platform
4 75 (5.32%) Office 365
5 58 (4.11%) SaaS
6 41 (2.91%) GCP
7 18 (1.28%) Google Analytics
8 16 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
10 12 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
11 8 (0.57%) IaaS
12 7 (0.50%) PaaS
12 7 (0.50%) Sumo Logic
13 6 (0.43%) Adobe Analytics
13 6 (0.43%) Amazon S3
14 5 (0.35%) AdWords
15 4 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
15 4 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
15 4 (0.28%) GitHub
15 4 (0.28%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 64 (4.54%) Firewall
2 51 (3.61%) DNS
3 49 (3.47%) Wireless
4 46 (3.26%) LAN
4 46 (3.26%) WAN
5 39 (2.76%) DHCP
5 39 (2.76%) Internet
6 30 (2.13%) TCP/IP
7 22 (1.56%) Skype
8 20 (1.42%) VLAN
9 18 (1.28%) VPN
10 15 (1.06%) SAN
11 14 (0.99%) Cisco IPT
11 14 (0.99%) IP Telephony
11 14 (0.99%) Remote Desktop
12 13 (0.92%) Network Security
12 13 (0.92%) VoIP
13 11 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
13 11 (0.78%) MPLS
13 11 (0.78%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (12.97%) SQL Server
2 113 (8.01%) Power BI
3 104 (7.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 81 (5.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 70 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
6 52 (3.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 49 (3.47%) Relational Database
8 29 (2.06%) Big Data
9 28 (1.98%) QlikView
10 22 (1.56%) Data Mining
11 16 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
11 16 (1.13%) Data Lake
11 16 (1.13%) NoSQL
12 15 (1.06%) RDBMS
13 14 (0.99%) BigQuery
14 13 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
15 12 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
15 12 (0.85%) Oracle Database
16 11 (0.78%) Hadoop
17 10 (0.71%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 68 (4.82%) Git (software)
2 49 (3.47%) JIRA
3 26 (1.84%) Visual Studio
4 21 (1.49%) Jenkins
4 21 (1.49%) Selenium
4 21 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 13 (0.92%) WebDriver
7 9 (0.64%) Maven
8 8 (0.57%) SoapUI
9 7 (0.50%) CircleCI
9 7 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (0.35%) Ant
10 5 (0.35%) Bitbucket
10 5 (0.35%) JMeter
10 5 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (0.35%) SpecFlow
10 5 (0.35%) TeamCity
10 5 (0.35%) Toad
11 4 (0.28%) JUnit
General
1 337 (23.88%) Finance
2 101 (7.16%) Retail
3 72 (5.10%) Marketing
4 64 (4.54%) Manufacturing
4 64 (4.54%) Telecoms
5 59 (4.18%) Banking
6 55 (3.90%) Public Sector
7 38 (2.69%) Automotive
8 30 (2.13%) Games
9 29 (2.06%) Legal
10 20 (1.42%) Law
11 16 (1.13%) Aerospace
11 16 (1.13%) Electronics
12 15 (1.06%) Local Government
13 12 (0.85%) Financial Institution
13 12 (0.85%) Military
14 11 (0.78%) Back Office
15 9 (0.64%) Billing
16 7 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
17 6 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 354 (25.09%) Analyst
2 251 (17.79%) Developer
3 99 (7.02%) Business Analyst
4 74 (5.24%) Architect
5 55 (3.90%) Data Analyst
6 47 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
7 45 (3.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 42 (2.98%) IT Manager
9 40 (2.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 39 (2.76%) Project Manager
11 38 (2.69%) Consultant
12 34 (2.41%) SQL Developer
13 33 (2.34%) Software Developer
13 33 (2.34%) Software Engineer
13 33 (2.34%) Test Analyst
14 31 (2.20%) Graduate
14 31 (2.20%) Support Engineer
15 30 (2.13%) Coordinator
15 30 (2.13%) Data Scientist
16 29 (2.06%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (8.50%) .NET
2 75 (5.32%) HTML
3 58 (4.11%) CSS
4 57 (4.04%) Web Services
5 38 (2.69%) AngularJS
6 28 (1.98%) jQuery
6 28 (1.98%) Node.js
7 25 (1.77%) Natural Language Processing
8 24 (1.70%) Vulkan
9 21 (1.49%) ASP.NET
10 20 (1.42%) React
11 19 (1.35%) XML
12 18 (1.28%) SOAP
13 15 (1.06%) TensorFlow
14 13 (0.92%) RESTful
15 12 (0.85%) HTML5
15 12 (0.85%) LINQ
15 12 (0.85%) REST
15 12 (0.85%) Vue.js
16 10 (0.71%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 119 (8.43%) Management Information System
2 90 (6.38%) Self-Motivation
3 67 (4.75%) Algorithms
4 49 (3.47%) Smartphone
5 43 (3.05%) User Experience
6 40 (2.83%) Analytical Mindset
7 38 (2.69%) Embedded Systems
8 29 (2.06%) Data Protection Act
9 26 (1.84%) NHS
10 23 (1.63%) PMI
11 22 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
12 21 (1.49%) Smart Meter
13 16 (1.13%) Blog
14 14 (0.99%) Mobile App
14 14 (0.99%) Robotics
15 13 (0.92%) Data Structures
16 12 (0.85%) Clustering
17 11 (0.78%) CMDB
17 11 (0.78%) Data Centre
18 10 (0.71%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 147 (10.42%) Windows
2 143 (10.13%) Linux
3 75 (5.32%) Windows Server
4 72 (5.10%) Unix
5 60 (4.25%) Android
6 39 (2.76%) Windows 10
7 38 (2.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (2.34%) Tizen
8 33 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
9 29 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (1.06%) Apple iOS
11 14 (0.99%) HPUX
12 13 (0.92%) Solaris
13 10 (0.71%) CentOS
13 10 (0.71%) Mac OS X
13 10 (0.71%) SUSE
13 10 (0.71%) Ubuntu
13 10 (0.71%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (0.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 701 (49.68%) Problem-Solving
2 399 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
3 208 (14.74%) Business Intelligence
4 173 (12.26%) ITIL
5 156 (11.06%) Analytics
6 151 (10.70%) Change Management
7 144 (10.21%) Project Management
8 124 (8.79%) Mentoring
9 107 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
10 101 (7.16%) Decision-Making
11 95 (6.73%) DevOps
11 95 (6.73%) Stakeholder Management
12 89 (6.31%) Service Management
13 88 (6.24%) Data Science
14 87 (6.17%) Test Automation
15 86 (6.09%) Process Improvement
16 84 (5.95%) Machine Learning
17 80 (5.67%) Software Engineering
18 78 (5.53%) SDLC
19 77 (5.46%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 355 (25.16%) SQL
2 140 (9.92%) Python
3 137 (9.71%) C#
4 113 (8.01%) JavaScript
5 110 (7.80%) Java
6 102 (7.23%) C++
7 85 (6.02%) T-SQL
8 76 (5.39%) C
9 48 (3.40%) R
10 44 (3.12%) PowerShell
11 32 (2.27%) VBA
12 25 (1.77%) VB.NET
13 21 (1.49%) PL/SQL
13 21 (1.49%) VB
14 19 (1.35%) MATLAB
14 19 (1.35%) PHP
15 17 (1.20%) Ruby
16 14 (0.99%) Scala
17 13 (0.92%) Bash Shell
18 11 (0.78%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 270 (19.14%) Degree
2 59 (4.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (2.98%) Security Cleared
4 32 (2.27%) PMI Certification
5 31 (2.20%) Master's Degree
6 29 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
6 29 (2.06%) MCSA
6 29 (2.06%) SC Cleared
7 25 (1.77%) CCNA
8 24 (1.70%) CISA
9 22 (1.56%) DBS Check
10 21 (1.49%) CISM
10 21 (1.49%) CISSP
11 20 (1.42%) ISTQB
12 19 (1.35%) ISEB
13 18 (1.28%) CCNP
14 17 (1.20%) MCSE
15 16 (1.13%) NVQ Level 3
16 15 (1.06%) CompTIA Security+
16 15 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (6.59%) SLA
2 72 (5.10%) QA
3 62 (4.39%) GDPR
4 39 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 33 (2.34%) Data Quality
6 31 (2.20%) PMO
7 22 (1.56%) COBIT
8 20 (1.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 15 (1.06%) ISAE 3402
10 11 (0.78%) Actionable Recommendations
10 11 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 10 (0.71%) ISO 26262
12 6 (0.43%) NIST
13 5 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
14 4 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 4 (0.28%) IFRS
14 4 (0.28%) PCI DSS
15 2 (0.14%) IFRS 9
15 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 1 (0.071%) P3O
System Software
1 92 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 41 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (2.55%) Docker
4 23 (1.63%) Hyper-V
5 18 (1.28%) vSphere
6 16 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
8 12 (0.85%) XenApp
9 10 (0.71%) pfSense
10 5 (0.35%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 5 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (0.28%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.071%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.071%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.071%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 21 (1.49%) Kubernetes
2 17 (1.20%) WSUS
3 16 (1.13%) SCCM
4 14 (0.99%) Ansible
4 14 (0.99%) HP ALM
5 10 (0.71%) Microsoft Intune
5 10 (0.71%) Nessus
6 8 (0.57%) Single Sign-On
7 6 (0.43%) ZABBIX
8 5 (0.35%) Nagios
8 5 (0.35%) Prometheus
8 5 (0.35%) Puppet
8 5 (0.35%) Terraform
9 4 (0.28%) Istio
9 4 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.28%) vRealize
10 3 (0.21%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (0.21%) FortiGate
10 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 347 (24.59%) Microsoft
2 82 (5.81%) VMware
3 75 (5.32%) Cisco
4 69 (4.89%) Google
5 68 (4.82%) Oracle
5 68 (4.82%) Tableau
6 51 (3.61%) HP
7 37 (2.62%) Citrix
8 33 (2.34%) QNX
9 32 (2.27%) SAP
10 21 (1.49%) Dell
11 20 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
12 19 (1.35%) Xamarin
13 18 (1.28%) WorldPay
14 17 (1.20%) Progress
14 17 (1.20%) Red Hat
15 15 (1.06%) Adobe
16 14 (0.99%) Veeam
17 13 (0.92%) Cognos
17 13 (0.92%) Mitel