The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytics over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analytics
England / North West
Rank 82 70 111
Rank change year-on-year -12 +41  
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 214 201 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.53% 3.56% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.91% 4.05% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 164 177 112
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,500 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Analytics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5476 4968 5800
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.30% 87.94% 88.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4544 4141 4667
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Analytics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in the North West

Analytics
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Analytics in the North West

Analytics
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytics in the North West over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Analytics in the North West

Analytics
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytics within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -3 158 £42,500 -5.55% 57
Merseyside +8 21 £42,750 -10.00% 4
Lancashire +9 17 £22,000 -26.66%
Cheshire -23 12 £36,250 -14.70% 10
Analytics
England

Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 162 (34.62%) Data Analytics
2 145 (30.98%) SQL
3 127 (27.14%) Business Intelligence
4 126 (26.92%) Big Data
5 116 (24.79%) Marketing
6 110 (23.50%) Agile Software Development
7 108 (23.08%) Python
8 106 (22.65%) Degree
9 87 (18.59%) JavaScript
10 85 (18.16%) HTML
10 85 (18.16%) CSS
11 83 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
12 82 (17.52%) SAS
13 77 (16.45%) Visualisation
14 71 (15.17%) Google
14 71 (15.17%) Java
15 70 (14.96%) Hadoop
16 67 (14.32%) Finance
17 66 (14.10%) MySQL
17 66 (14.10%) Oracle
17 66 (14.10%) SQL Server
18 65 (13.89%) Relational Database
19 64 (13.68%) Apache Spark
19 64 (13.68%) Scrum
20 62 (13.25%) C#
20 62 (13.25%) Mathematics
21 60 (12.82%) DevOps
22 59 (12.61%) jQuery
23 58 (12.39%) Information Security
23 58 (12.39%) R

Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 82 (17.52%) SAS
2 64 (13.68%) Apache Spark
3 48 (10.26%) Apache Pig
4 42 (8.97%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (1.92%) CMS
6 8 (1.71%) Apache
6 8 (1.71%) WordPress
7 5 (1.07%) JBoss
7 5 (1.07%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.07%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.07%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.85%) Drupal
8 4 (0.85%) Joomla!
9 3 (0.64%) Sitefinity
10 2 (0.43%) Confluence
10 2 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.21%) IIS
11 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
Applications
1 40 (8.55%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.49%) SPSS
3 18 (3.85%) MS Office
3 18 (3.85%) Stata
4 4 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.85%) S-PLUS
5 3 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.43%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.43%) MS Project
6 2 (0.43%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.21%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 13 (2.78%) Adobe Campaign
2 5 (1.07%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.85%) Magento
3 4 (0.85%) Sage 200
4 3 (0.64%) OpenCart
4 3 (0.64%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.21%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 57 (12.18%) Google Analytics
2 28 (5.98%) AdWords
3 25 (5.34%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (2.56%) SaaS
5 9 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.07%) IaaS
7 5 (1.07%) PaaS
8 4 (0.85%) Adobe Analytics
9 3 (0.64%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (0.64%) Google Tag Manager
9 3 (0.64%) iPaaS
9 3 (0.64%) MailChimp
10 2 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.43%) Google Play
10 2 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.21%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.21%) GitHub
11 1 (0.21%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.35%) Firewall
2 8 (1.71%) Network Security
3 6 (1.28%) Internet
3 6 (1.28%) LAN
3 6 (1.28%) WAN
4 4 (0.85%) BGP
4 4 (0.85%) MPLS
4 4 (0.85%) OSPF
4 4 (0.85%) SAN
5 3 (0.64%) Broadband
6 2 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.43%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.43%) VoIP
6 2 (0.43%) VPN
7 1 (0.21%) Intranet
7 1 (0.21%) SMS
7 1 (0.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (26.92%) Big Data
2 70 (14.96%) Hadoop
3 66 (14.10%) MySQL
3 66 (14.10%) SQL Server
4 65 (13.89%) Relational Database
5 53 (11.32%) MongoDB
6 52 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 52 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 49 (10.47%) Apache Hive
7 49 (10.47%) RDBMS
8 36 (7.69%) QlikView
9 32 (6.84%) Data Mining
10 29 (6.20%) Data Warehouse
11 28 (5.98%) NoSQL
12 26 (5.56%) Power BI
13 25 (5.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 19 (4.06%) Spotfire
15 13 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
15 13 (2.78%) DataStage
16 10 (2.14%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 16 (3.42%) Jenkins
2 14 (2.99%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.50%) Bitbucket
3 7 (1.50%) Selenium
4 6 (1.28%) JIRA
5 5 (1.07%) git-flow
6 4 (0.85%) webpack
7 3 (0.64%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.43%) Android Studio
8 2 (0.43%) Gradle
8 2 (0.43%) Mocha
8 2 (0.43%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.21%) GitLab
9 1 (0.21%) gulp
9 1 (0.21%) Robolectric
9 1 (0.21%) Robotium
9 1 (0.21%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.21%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.21%) Vagrant
General
1 116 (24.79%) Marketing
2 67 (14.32%) Finance
3 54 (11.54%) Retail
4 32 (6.84%) Military
5 24 (5.13%) Advertising
6 12 (2.56%) Banking
6 12 (2.56%) Law
7 10 (2.14%) Legal
8 5 (1.07%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.85%) Games
10 3 (0.64%) French Language
10 3 (0.64%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.64%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.43%) Electronics
11 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.43%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.21%) Billing
12 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 109 (23.29%) Analyst
2 85 (18.16%) Developer
3 44 (9.40%) Data Scientist
4 35 (7.48%) Data Analyst
5 30 (6.41%) Software Engineer
6 28 (5.98%) SQL Analyst
7 27 (5.77%) Software Developer
8 24 (5.13%) Architect
9 22 (4.70%) Java Developer
10 21 (4.49%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 20 (4.27%) Consultant
11 20 (4.27%) Java Software Developer
12 19 (4.06%) Designer
12 19 (4.06%) JavaScript Developer
13 17 (3.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 16 (3.42%) Senior Data Scientist
14 16 (3.42%) UX Designer
15 15 (3.21%) Senior Analyst
16 14 (2.99%) SQL Data Analyst
16 14 (2.99%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (18.16%) CSS
1 85 (18.16%) HTML
2 59 (12.61%) jQuery
3 49 (10.47%) HTML5
4 45 (9.62%) AngularJS
5 44 (9.40%) Node.js
6 43 (9.19%) Apache Camel
6 43 (9.19%) Hibernate
6 43 (9.19%) Spring
7 42 (8.97%) Java EE
7 42 (8.97%) Middleware
8 39 (8.33%) CSS3
9 24 (5.13%) LAMP
10 20 (4.27%) .NET
11 16 (3.42%) MDX
12 15 (3.21%) ASP.NET
13 14 (2.99%) Flash
14 13 (2.78%) RESTful
14 13 (2.78%) Web Services
15 11 (2.35%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 83 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (11.32%) Computer Science
3 36 (7.69%) User Experience
4 30 (6.41%) PKI
5 26 (5.56%) iPad
6 24 (5.13%) Social Media
7 23 (4.91%) Algorithms
8 21 (4.49%) Management Information System
9 17 (3.63%) Credit Risk
10 13 (2.78%) Digital Media
11 10 (2.14%) Fintech
11 10 (2.14%) Mobile App
12 9 (1.92%) Video on Demand
13 5 (1.07%) Data Centre
14 4 (0.85%) Blog
14 4 (0.85%) Smart Meter
15 3 (0.64%) Cyberthreat
15 3 (0.64%) FMCG
15 3 (0.64%) Hedge funds
15 3 (0.64%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 33 (7.05%) Linux
2 18 (3.85%) Windows
3 16 (3.42%) Unix
4 12 (2.56%) Android
5 6 (1.28%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.85%) CentOS
6 4 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (34.62%) Data Analytics
2 127 (27.14%) Business Intelligence
3 110 (23.50%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (16.45%) Visualisation
5 64 (13.68%) Scrum
6 62 (13.25%) Mathematics
7 60 (12.82%) DevOps
8 58 (12.39%) Information Security
9 54 (11.54%) Data Analysis
9 54 (11.54%) SDLC
10 53 (11.32%) E-Commerce
11 50 (10.68%) Web Analytics
12 49 (10.47%) Software Engineering
13 45 (9.62%) Time Management
14 44 (9.40%) SEO
15 43 (9.19%) Machine Learning
15 43 (9.19%) Statistics
16 40 (8.55%) Data Modelling
16 40 (8.55%) Digital Marketing
17 39 (8.33%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 145 (30.98%) SQL
2 108 (23.08%) Python
3 87 (18.59%) JavaScript
4 71 (15.17%) Java
5 62 (13.25%) C#
6 58 (12.39%) R
7 47 (10.04%) C
8 44 (9.40%) Perl
9 37 (7.91%) Ruby
10 34 (7.26%) T-SQL
11 23 (4.91%) VBA
12 17 (3.63%) MATLAB
13 16 (3.42%) PHP
14 12 (2.56%) Scala
15 7 (1.50%) C++
15 7 (1.50%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.28%) Bash Shell
17 5 (1.07%) Clojure
18 3 (0.64%) Haskell
18 3 (0.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 106 (22.65%) Degree
2 37 (7.91%) Security Cleared
3 34 (7.26%) DV Cleared
4 26 (5.56%) PhD
5 8 (1.71%) CISM
5 8 (1.71%) CISSP
6 4 (0.85%) CCNP
6 4 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.43%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.21%) ACCA
8 1 (0.21%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.21%) CIMA
8 1 (0.21%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.21%) HND
8 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.21%) PMP
8 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.98%) QA
2 16 (3.42%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.71%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.85%) PMO
5 3 (0.64%) IFRS
5 3 (0.64%) IFRS 9
6 2 (0.43%) GDPR
6 2 (0.43%) IAS 39
6 2 (0.43%) SLA
7 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (10.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (8.97%) Hyper-V
3 12 (2.56%) Docker
4 1 (0.21%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.07%) Packer
3 3 (0.64%) SCOM
4 2 (0.43%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.43%) Nessus
4 2 (0.43%) Nexpose
4 2 (0.43%) Nmap
4 2 (0.43%) Puppet
4 2 (0.43%) QRadar
5 1 (0.21%) Ansible
Vendors
1 71 (15.17%) Google
2 66 (14.10%) Oracle
3 55 (11.75%) VMware
4 46 (9.83%) Tableau
5 30 (6.41%) Microsoft
6 22 (4.70%) Informatica
7 15 (3.21%) Ab Initio
8 14 (2.99%) MicroStrategy
9 13 (2.78%) SAP
10 11 (2.35%) Red Hat
11 7 (1.50%) Facebook
11 7 (1.50%) Twitter
12 6 (1.28%) Cloudera
12 6 (1.28%) Splunk
13 5 (1.07%) Adobe
13 5 (1.07%) Aquila
13 5 (1.07%) Cognos
13 5 (1.07%) Hyperion
13 5 (1.07%) Sage
14 3 (0.64%) Sitecore
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