Period
to 13 April 2021

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 6 months to 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Analytics
England > North West
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 40 47 65
Rank change year-on-year +7 +18 +1
Permanent jobs citing Analytics 343 393 440
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 5.97% 5.02% 4.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.43% 5.45% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 261 276 315
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,625 £30,071
25th Percentile £40,000 £36,688 £36,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.37% +5.56% -4.26%
75th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £72,312
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% +9.09%

Analytics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,336 7,209 9,396
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 92.82% 92.08% 92.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4,386 5,758 7,254
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
75th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Analytics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Analytics in the North West

Analytics
Salary Trend in the North West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analytics in the North West.

Salary trend for Analytics in the North West

Analytics
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analytics in the North West over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

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 6 months to 13 April 2021. 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
Manchester +11 237 £60,000 +20.00% 70
Cheshire +17 53 £45,000 - 10
Lancashire -6 29 £42,500 -2.64% 3
Merseyside +17 21 £39,250 +3.97% 8
Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, IT jobs citing Analytics 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 West region with a requirement for Analytics.

1 117 (34.11%) SQL
2 107 (31.20%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (30.03%) Business Intelligence
4 94 (27.41%) Azure
5 80 (23.32%) Analytical Skills
6 73 (21.28%) AWS
7 70 (20.41%) Power Platform
8 68 (19.83%) Data Analytics
9 63 (18.37%) Marketing
10 61 (17.78%) Python
10 61 (17.78%) Power BI
11 58 (16.91%) Data Warehouse
12 54 (15.74%) Machine Learning
13 53 (15.45%) Microsoft
13 53 (15.45%) Finance
14 52 (15.16%) SQL Server
14 52 (15.16%) Problem-Solving
15 51 (14.87%) DevOps
16 46 (13.41%) Migration
17 43 (12.54%) Visualisation
18 42 (12.24%) JavaScript
19 41 (11.95%) Data Science
20 40 (11.66%) Oracle
20 40 (11.66%) Tableau
21 39 (11.37%) Salesforce.com
22 36 (10.50%) SaaS
23 33 (9.62%) CSS
23 33 (9.62%) HTML
23 33 (9.62%) Software Engineering
24 30 (8.75%) Java

Analytics
Co-occurring 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 10 (2.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 9 (2.62%) Apache Spark
3 6 (1.75%) IIS
3 6 (1.75%) SAS
4 5 (1.46%) Confluence
4 5 (1.46%) OpenStack
4 5 (1.46%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.17%) CMS
5 4 (1.17%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.58%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (7.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (2.92%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (2.04%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.17%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.29%) InDesign
5 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (4.37%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.58%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.29%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.29%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.29%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.29%) SessionCam
3 1 (0.29%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 1 (0.29%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 94 (27.41%) Azure
2 73 (21.28%) AWS
3 70 (20.41%) Power Platform
4 36 (10.50%) SaaS
5 21 (6.12%) GCP
6 16 (4.66%) Google Analytics
6 16 (4.66%) PaaS
7 14 (4.08%) Azure Data Factory
8 12 (3.50%) Azure Machine Learning
8 12 (3.50%) PowerApps
9 9 (2.62%) Serverless
10 7 (2.04%) IaaS
11 6 (1.75%) Microsoft 365
12 5 (1.46%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
13 4 (1.17%) Logic Apps
14 3 (0.87%) Boomi
15 2 (0.58%) Amazon EMR
15 2 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
15 2 (0.58%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.75%) SNMP
2 5 (1.46%) Firewall
2 5 (1.46%) Skype
3 4 (1.17%) HTTP
3 4 (1.17%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.58%) FTP
4 2 (0.58%) SAN
5 1 (0.29%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.29%) Internet
5 1 (0.29%) NAS
5 1 (0.29%) SSL
5 1 (0.29%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.29%) VoIP
5 1 (0.29%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (17.78%) Power BI
2 58 (16.91%) Data Warehouse
3 52 (15.16%) SQL Server
4 40 (11.66%) Tableau
5 27 (7.87%) Big Data
6 24 (7.00%) Data Lake
6 24 (7.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 22 (6.41%) MySQL
7 22 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (5.83%) Relational Database
9 15 (4.37%) Azure SQL Database
9 15 (4.37%) QlikView
10 13 (3.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (3.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 9 (2.62%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 8 (2.33%) NoSQL
14 7 (2.04%) BigQuery
14 7 (2.04%) Hadoop
15 5 (1.46%) Amazon Redshift
15 5 (1.46%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (5.54%) Git (software)
2 12 (3.50%) Jenkins
3 9 (2.62%) JIRA
4 6 (1.75%) Subversion
5 5 (1.46%) JUnit
6 4 (1.17%) Maven
6 4 (1.17%) webpack
7 2 (0.58%) Grunt
7 2 (0.58%) gulp
7 2 (0.58%) JMeter
7 2 (0.58%) Spinnaker
7 2 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.29%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.29%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
General
1 63 (18.37%) Marketing
2 53 (15.45%) Finance
3 27 (7.87%) Manufacturing
4 20 (5.83%) Retail
5 11 (3.21%) Law
6 10 (2.92%) Public Sector
6 10 (2.92%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.33%) Games
8 7 (2.04%) Banking
8 7 (2.04%) Legal
9 6 (1.75%) Electronics
10 3 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.58%) Automotive
11 2 (0.58%) Publishing
12 1 (0.29%) Back Office
12 1 (0.29%) Billing
12 1 (0.29%) Housing Association
12 1 (0.29%) Social Housing
12 1 (0.29%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 66 (19.24%) Developer
2 58 (16.91%) Analyst
3 42 (12.24%) Architect
4 27 (7.87%) Azure Architect
5 25 (7.29%) Data Architect
6 24 (7.00%) Data Engineer
7 19 (5.54%) AWS Architect
8 18 (5.25%) Business Analyst
8 18 (5.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 18 (5.25%) Data Analyst
9 15 (4.37%) Salesforce Analyst
9 15 (4.37%) Salesforce Business Analyst
9 15 (4.37%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (3.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 12 (3.50%) Data Manager
10 12 (3.50%) Software Engineer
10 12 (3.50%) SQL Developer
11 9 (2.62%) .NET Developer
11 9 (2.62%) Head of Architecture
11 9 (2.62%) Head of Strategy
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (9.62%) CSS
1 33 (9.62%) HTML
2 21 (6.12%) .NET
3 19 (5.54%) jQuery
4 15 (4.37%) React
5 14 (4.08%) ASP.NET
6 13 (3.79%) AngularJS
6 13 (3.79%) Web Services
7 11 (3.21%) CSS3
7 11 (3.21%) HTML5
7 11 (3.21%) Node.js
8 9 (2.62%) Laravel
9 8 (2.33%) Spring
9 8 (2.33%) XML
10 7 (2.04%) .NET Core
10 7 (2.04%) Hibernate
10 7 (2.04%) Kafka
10 7 (2.04%) RESTful
11 5 (1.46%) Middleware
11 5 (1.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 80 (23.32%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.79%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (3.50%) Cloud Native
3 12 (3.50%) User Experience
4 10 (2.92%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.33%) IVR
6 6 (1.75%) Blog
6 6 (1.75%) Cyberattack
6 6 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.46%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.46%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.17%) Derivative
8 4 (1.17%) Life Science
8 4 (1.17%) LIMS
9 2 (0.58%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.58%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.58%) NHS
9 2 (0.58%) Wiki
10 1 (0.29%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 29 (8.45%) Linux
2 17 (4.96%) Windows
3 10 (2.92%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.17%) Alpine Linux
5 4 (1.17%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.87%) CentOS
6 3 (0.87%) Unix
7 1 (0.29%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (31.20%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (30.03%) Business Intelligence
3 68 (19.83%) Data Analytics
4 54 (15.74%) Machine Learning
5 52 (15.16%) Problem-Solving
6 51 (14.87%) DevOps
7 46 (13.41%) Migration
8 43 (12.54%) Visualisation
9 41 (11.95%) Data Science
10 33 (9.62%) Software Engineering
11 29 (8.45%) ETL
12 27 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
13 25 (7.29%) Cybersecurity
13 25 (7.29%) Data Analysis
13 25 (7.29%) Digital Marketing
14 24 (7.00%) E-Commerce
15 23 (6.71%) Data Modelling
16 22 (6.41%) Enterprise Architecture
17 20 (5.83%) B2C
17 20 (5.83%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 117 (34.11%) SQL
2 61 (17.78%) Python
3 42 (12.24%) JavaScript
4 30 (8.75%) Java
5 26 (7.58%) T-SQL
6 25 (7.29%) C#
7 21 (6.12%) PowerShell
8 19 (5.54%) R
9 17 (4.96%) C
10 11 (3.21%) Go
10 11 (3.21%) PHP
11 10 (2.92%) Bash Shell
11 10 (2.92%) Perl
12 5 (1.46%) C++
13 3 (0.87%) SAS Macro
13 3 (0.87%) VB
13 3 (0.87%) VBA
13 3 (0.87%) VBScript
14 2 (0.58%) Scala
14 2 (0.58%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (7.87%) Degree
2 15 (4.37%) IIBA
2 15 (4.37%) SC Cleared
2 15 (4.37%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.75%) PhD
6 5 (1.46%) CEH
6 5 (1.46%) CISM
7 4 (1.17%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.87%) CCNA
8 3 (0.87%) CCNP
8 3 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.58%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.29%) APMP
10 1 (0.29%) CSPO
10 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.29%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.29%) Data Quality
2 18 (5.25%) GDPR
3 10 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (2.62%) QA
5 5 (1.46%) SOC 2
6 4 (1.17%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.87%) CDISC
7 3 (0.87%) Good Clinical Practice
8 2 (0.58%) SLA
9 1 (0.29%) GRC
System Software
1 20 (5.83%) Docker
2 8 (2.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.17%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (5.83%) Terraform
2 17 (4.96%) Kubernetes
3 11 (3.21%) Ansible
4 6 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (1.17%) SCCM
5 4 (1.17%) WSUS
6 2 (0.58%) Grafana
6 2 (0.58%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.58%) Puppet
7 1 (0.29%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 53 (15.45%) Microsoft
2 40 (11.66%) Oracle
3 39 (11.37%) Salesforce.com
4 28 (8.16%) SAP
5 23 (6.71%) Databricks
5 23 (6.71%) Google
6 18 (5.25%) Adobe
7 10 (2.92%) Sparx
8 9 (2.62%) Zuora
9 7 (2.04%) Cisco
10 6 (1.75%) Cognos
10 6 (1.75%) HubSpot
11 5 (1.46%) Atlassian
12 4 (1.17%) Apple
12 4 (1.17%) Avaya
12 4 (1.17%) Genesys
12 4 (1.17%) IBM
12 4 (1.17%) Nintex
12 4 (1.17%) OpenText
13 3 (0.87%) Informatica