Period
to 6 July 2020

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 6 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
England > North of England
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 26 23 29
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 787 1,685 1,920
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 7.38% 8.56% 7.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.52% 21.58% 22.72%
Number of salaries quoted 582 1,139 1,555
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +1.20% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +10.00%

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 3,836 7,807 8,452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 35.99% 39.64% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3,006 5,568 6,667
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,053 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.71% +5.00% -

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analytical Skills in the North of England over the 6 months to 6 July 2020.

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 6 July 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
North West -5 435 £45,000 - 44
Yorkshire +26 262 £42,500 +6.25% 25
North East -2 90 £37,000 -1.33% 14
Analytical Skills
England

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

1 392 (49.81%) Problem-Solving
2 254 (32.27%) Agile Software Development
3 237 (30.11%) SQL
4 217 (27.57%) Microsoft
5 165 (20.97%) Finance
6 147 (18.68%) Degree
7 128 (16.26%) Windows
8 122 (15.50%) C#
9 114 (14.49%) Business Intelligence
10 112 (14.23%) SQL Server
11 101 (12.83%) .NET
12 97 (12.33%) Analytics
13 95 (12.07%) ITIL
14 90 (11.44%) Azure
15 88 (11.18%) JavaScript
16 75 (9.53%) HTML
16 75 (9.53%) Python
17 72 (9.15%) Java
17 72 (9.15%) Project Management
18 69 (8.77%) SDLC
18 69 (8.77%) Self-Motivation
19 67 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
20 63 (8.01%) Change Management
21 62 (7.88%) Mentoring
22 61 (7.75%) JIRA
22 61 (7.75%) Analytical Thinking
23 60 (7.62%) Marketing
23 60 (7.62%) Microsoft Excel
24 58 (7.37%) Active Directory
25 56 (7.12%) Retail

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 24 (3.05%) MS Exchange
1 24 (3.05%) SharePoint
2 21 (2.67%) Confluence
3 18 (2.29%) IIS
4 9 (1.14%) Apache
5 6 (0.76%) Apache Spark
5 6 (0.76%) SAS
6 5 (0.64%) Jupyter
7 4 (0.51%) CMS
7 4 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.51%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.38%) IBM Domino
8 3 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.38%) WordPress
9 2 (0.25%) JBoss
9 2 (0.25%) nginx
9 2 (0.25%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.25%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 60 (7.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 54 (6.86%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (2.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (1.78%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.51%) SPSS
6 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 15 (1.91%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (1.65%) assyst
3 6 (0.76%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.51%) Shopify
5 3 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.38%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.25%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.13%) Q-Pulse
7 1 (0.13%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.13%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.13%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 90 (11.44%) Azure
2 49 (6.23%) Power Platform
3 44 (5.59%) Office 365
4 23 (2.92%) AWS
5 22 (2.80%) Dynamics 365
6 15 (1.91%) IaaS
7 14 (1.78%) SaaS
8 7 (0.89%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (0.89%) PaaS
9 6 (0.76%) GCP
9 6 (0.76%) Google Analytics
10 5 (0.64%) Adobe Analytics
10 5 (0.64%) Yammer
11 4 (0.51%) Amazon Kinesis
12 3 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.38%) GitHub
12 3 (0.38%) PowerApps
13 2 (0.25%) Amazon SageMaker
13 2 (0.25%) Azure Stack
13 2 (0.25%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.81%) WAN
2 28 (3.56%) LAN
3 26 (3.30%) Firewall
4 25 (3.18%) VPN
5 22 (2.80%) TCP/IP
6 20 (2.54%) Internet
7 18 (2.29%) DHCP
7 18 (2.29%) Network Security
8 15 (1.91%) DNS
9 9 (1.14%) VLAN
10 7 (0.89%) SSL
10 7 (0.89%) VoIP
11 5 (0.64%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (0.64%) Unified Communications
12 4 (0.51%) DSL
12 4 (0.51%) FTP
12 4 (0.51%) HTTP
12 4 (0.51%) SAN
13 3 (0.38%) Skype
14 2 (0.25%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (14.23%) SQL Server
2 54 (6.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 49 (6.23%) Power BI
4 47 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
5 44 (5.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 31 (3.94%) Big Data
7 30 (3.81%) Oracle Database
8 27 (3.43%) Relational Database
9 20 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 19 (2.41%) Data Lake
11 18 (2.29%) RDBMS
12 17 (2.16%) QlikView
12 17 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (1.91%) HDInsight
13 15 (1.91%) MySQL
14 14 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
15 10 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
15 10 (1.27%) NoSQL
16 9 (1.14%) Data Mining
17 8 (1.02%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 61 (7.75%) JIRA
2 53 (6.73%) Git (software)
3 23 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (2.80%) Visual Studio
5 18 (2.29%) Jenkins
6 16 (2.03%) Selenium
7 13 (1.65%) Bitbucket
8 11 (1.40%) WebDriver
9 10 (1.27%) SoapUI
10 9 (1.14%) Postman
11 8 (1.02%) SpecFlow
11 8 (1.02%) TeamCity
12 7 (0.89%) Cucumber
12 7 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (0.89%) Subversion
13 6 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (0.76%) Protractor
13 6 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 6 (0.76%) Travis CI
14 5 (0.64%) Fiddler
General
1 165 (20.97%) Finance
2 60 (7.62%) Marketing
3 56 (7.12%) Retail
4 35 (4.45%) Manufacturing
5 29 (3.68%) Banking
5 29 (3.68%) Law
6 28 (3.56%) Legal
7 18 (2.29%) Public Sector
8 15 (1.91%) Back Office
9 12 (1.52%) Telecoms
10 9 (1.14%) Retail Banking
11 8 (1.02%) Billing
12 5 (0.64%) Automotive
12 5 (0.64%) Electronics
13 4 (0.51%) Local Government
13 4 (0.51%) Publishing
14 3 (0.38%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.38%) Games
15 2 (0.25%) Advertising
15 2 (0.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 186 (23.63%) Analyst
2 137 (17.41%) Developer
3 67 (8.51%) Architect
4 47 (5.97%) Solutions Architect
5 44 (5.59%) Business Analyst
6 35 (4.45%) Senior Analyst
7 33 (4.19%) Administrator
8 31 (3.94%) DBA
9 30 (3.81%) Software Engineer
10 23 (2.92%) Data Analyst
10 23 (2.92%) Software Developer
11 22 (2.80%) Systems Analyst
12 21 (2.67%) 2nd Line Support
12 21 (2.67%) Lead Developer
13 20 (2.54%) Consultant
14 19 (2.41%) .NET Developer
14 19 (2.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 19 (2.41%) Graduate
15 16 (2.03%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 16 (2.03%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (12.83%) .NET
2 75 (9.53%) HTML
3 51 (6.48%) CSS
4 48 (6.10%) Web Services
5 40 (5.08%) AngularJS
6 35 (4.45%) XML
7 32 (4.07%) .NET Framework
8 28 (3.56%) ASP.NET
9 22 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (2.67%) jQuery
11 16 (2.03%) XSLT
12 15 (1.91%) .NET Core
13 14 (1.78%) Entity Framework
14 13 (1.65%) React
15 12 (1.52%) REST
16 9 (1.14%) Node.js
16 9 (1.14%) Vue.js
17 8 (1.02%) Ajax
18 6 (0.76%) Middleware
18 6 (0.76%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 69 (8.77%) Self-Motivation
2 55 (6.99%) Management Information System
3 54 (6.86%) User Experience
4 26 (3.30%) Analytical Mindset
5 23 (2.92%) Mobile App
6 18 (2.29%) Driving Licence
7 16 (2.03%) Replication
8 13 (1.65%) Mainframe
9 11 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (1.40%) Virtual Team
10 10 (1.27%) Clustering
11 9 (1.14%) Data Structures
11 9 (1.14%) Social Media
12 8 (1.02%) CMDB
13 7 (0.89%) Algorithms
13 7 (0.89%) Greenfield Project
13 7 (0.89%) NHS
14 6 (0.76%) Data Centre
14 6 (0.76%) PKI
14 6 (0.76%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 128 (16.26%) Windows
2 44 (5.59%) Linux
3 35 (4.45%) Windows Server
4 15 (1.91%) Windows 10
5 13 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (1.52%) Unix
7 9 (1.14%) Android
7 9 (1.14%) Apple iOS
8 8 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.89%) Mac OS
9 7 (0.89%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.76%) Solaris
11 5 (0.64%) Kali Linux
11 5 (0.64%) Windows Server 2016
12 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2019
13 2 (0.25%) HPUX
13 2 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.13%) CentOS
14 1 (0.13%) Debian
14 1 (0.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 392 (49.81%) Problem-Solving
2 254 (32.27%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (14.49%) Business Intelligence
4 97 (12.33%) Analytics
5 95 (12.07%) ITIL
6 72 (9.15%) Project Management
7 69 (8.77%) SDLC
8 67 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
9 63 (8.01%) Change Management
10 62 (7.88%) Mentoring
11 61 (7.75%) Analytical Thinking
12 54 (6.86%) Software Engineering
13 52 (6.61%) Migration
14 51 (6.48%) DevOps
15 45 (5.72%) Computer Science
16 44 (5.59%) Project Delivery
16 44 (5.59%) Scrum
16 44 (5.59%) Stakeholder Management
16 44 (5.59%) Use Case
17 43 (5.46%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 237 (30.11%) SQL
2 122 (15.50%) C#
3 88 (11.18%) JavaScript
4 75 (9.53%) Python
5 72 (9.15%) Java
6 55 (6.99%) T-SQL
7 43 (5.46%) C++
8 41 (5.21%) PowerShell
9 26 (3.30%) C
10 24 (3.05%) R
11 22 (2.80%) PHP
11 22 (2.80%) PL/SQL
12 15 (1.91%) X++
13 10 (1.27%) Bash Shell
13 10 (1.27%) PHP 5
13 10 (1.27%) PHP 7
14 8 (1.02%) Perl
15 6 (0.76%) TypeScript
16 5 (0.64%) Scala
17 4 (0.51%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 147 (18.68%) Degree
2 42 (5.34%) Security Cleared
3 29 (3.68%) SC Cleared
4 16 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (1.91%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (1.78%) CCNA
7 13 (1.65%) TOGAF Certification
8 12 (1.52%) CISSP
8 12 (1.52%) DBS Check
8 12 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (1.27%) PhD
10 9 (1.14%) CCNP
10 9 (1.14%) CISM
11 8 (1.02%) MCSE
12 7 (0.89%) ISTQB
13 6 (0.76%) CCSP
14 5 (0.64%) JNCIA
14 5 (0.64%) JNCIS
14 5 (0.64%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (6.73%) QA
2 38 (4.83%) SLA
3 13 (1.65%) Data Quality
4 11 (1.40%) GDPR
4 11 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (1.02%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.38%) Actionable Recommendations
6 3 (0.38%) COBIT
6 3 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (0.25%) PMO
8 1 (0.13%) HL7
8 1 (0.13%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.13%) ISO 31000
8 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 1 (0.13%) NIST
8 1 (0.13%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.13%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 58 (7.37%) Active Directory
2 23 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.65%) Docker
4 5 (0.64%) XenApp
5 4 (0.51%) vSphere
6 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.13%) Firmware
7 1 (0.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 17 (2.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 9 (1.14%) Kubernetes
3 8 (1.02%) WSUS
4 7 (0.89%) Failover Clustering
4 7 (0.89%) Microsoft Clustering
5 6 (0.76%) CSIRT
5 6 (0.76%) FortiGate
5 6 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
6 5 (0.64%) Ansible
6 5 (0.64%) Nessus
6 5 (0.64%) Rancher
6 5 (0.64%) Terraform
7 4 (0.51%) SCCM
8 3 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (0.25%) HP Fortify
9 2 (0.25%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.25%) WebInspect
10 1 (0.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 217 (27.57%) Microsoft
2 54 (6.86%) Oracle
3 23 (2.92%) VMware
4 22 (2.80%) Cisco
5 20 (2.54%) ServiceNow
6 19 (2.41%) Citrix
6 19 (2.41%) IBM
7 18 (2.29%) Databricks
8 16 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
9 15 (1.91%) Sparx
9 15 (1.91%) Tableau
10 13 (1.65%) Google
10 13 (1.65%) Juniper
10 13 (1.65%) Unisys
11 12 (1.52%) SAP
11 12 (1.52%) TOWER Software
12 11 (1.40%) HP
13 9 (1.14%) Sage
14 8 (1.02%) Sophos
15 7 (0.89%) Mitel