The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analysis
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 156 129
Rank change year-on-year -1 -27  
Permanent jobs citing Data Analysis 128 80 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.86% 1.44% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 1.64% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 108 71 110
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.75% +6.66%  

Data Analysis 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 6180 4891 5734
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.83% 88.29% 89.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5009 4133 4657
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in the North West

Data Analysis
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Data Analysis in the North West

Data Analysis
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in the North West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analysis in the North West

Data Analysis
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 Data Analysis within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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 -16 79 £32,500 -13.33% 5
Cheshire 0 36 £33,750 +3.05% 6
Merseyside -9 9 £26,500 -29.33% 4
Lancashire +6 3 £25,750 +10.75% 2
Data Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 122 (60.40%) SQL
2 70 (34.65%) Analytical Skills
3 57 (28.22%) Business Intelligence
4 54 (26.73%) Microsoft
5 53 (26.24%) SQL Server
6 50 (24.75%) Analytics
7 49 (24.26%) Microsoft Excel
8 43 (21.29%) Finance
9 37 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (17.33%) Oracle
11 32 (15.84%) Data Modelling
12 31 (15.35%) Data Warehouse
13 30 (14.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 25 (12.38%) Marketing
14 25 (12.38%) Python
14 25 (12.38%) ETL
15 23 (11.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 23 (11.39%) Degree
15 23 (11.39%) T-SQL
16 22 (10.89%) Machine Learning
17 21 (10.40%) .NET
18 20 (9.90%) Management Information System
18 20 (9.90%) Mathematics
18 20 (9.90%) Data Management
18 20 (9.90%) R
19 19 (9.41%) User Experience
19 19 (9.41%) SQL Server 2012
19 19 (9.41%) Visualisation
19 19 (9.41%) XML
19 19 (9.41%) VBA

Data Analysis
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 11 (5.45%) SAS
2 4 (1.98%) Alfresco
2 4 (1.98%) CMS
2 4 (1.98%) EPiServer
2 4 (1.98%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (1.49%) Confluence
4 2 (0.99%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 49 (24.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (4.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (3.47%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (3.47%) SPSS
4 4 (1.98%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.47%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.98%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (1.49%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.49%) ResourceLink
5 2 (0.99%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.99%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.50%) HFM
6 1 (0.50%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.48%) Google Analytics
1 5 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.98%) SaaS
3 2 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.50%) Amazon Glacier
4 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.50%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (0.50%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.47%) LAN
1 7 (3.47%) WAN
2 2 (0.99%) Extranet
3 1 (0.50%) Firewall
3 1 (0.50%) HTTP
3 1 (0.50%) SMS
3 1 (0.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (26.24%) SQL Server
2 31 (15.35%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (14.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (11.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (9.41%) Crystal Reports
5 19 (9.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (7.92%) Big Data
6 16 (7.92%) Data Mining
6 16 (7.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (5.94%) NoSQL
7 12 (5.94%) Power BI
7 12 (5.94%) Relational Database
8 10 (4.95%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (4.95%) QlikView
9 9 (4.46%) PowerPivot
9 9 (4.46%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (1.98%) MySQL
12 3 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (3.96%) NUnit
2 7 (3.47%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.47%) JIRA
3 5 (2.48%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.98%) ReSharper
4 4 (1.98%) Selenium
4 4 (1.98%) SoapUI
4 4 (1.98%) SonarQube
4 4 (1.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (1.98%) Subversion
5 3 (1.49%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.99%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.50%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 43 (21.29%) Finance
2 25 (12.38%) Marketing
3 17 (8.42%) Retail
4 13 (6.44%) Banking
5 9 (4.46%) Law
6 6 (2.97%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.48%) Advertising
8 4 (1.98%) Games
9 2 (0.99%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.50%) Automotive
10 1 (0.50%) Back Office
10 1 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.50%) Legal
10 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 112 (55.45%) Analyst
2 54 (26.73%) Developer
3 50 (24.75%) Data Analyst
4 24 (11.88%) SQL Analyst
4 24 (11.88%) SQL Developer
5 20 (9.90%) Business Analyst
5 20 (9.90%) SQL Data Analyst
6 15 (7.43%) Data Scientist
7 14 (6.93%) Software Analyst
8 13 (6.44%) DBA
8 13 (6.44%) SQL DBA
8 13 (6.44%) Systems Analyst
9 9 (4.46%) Analyst Developer
9 9 (4.46%) ERP Analyst
9 9 (4.46%) Technical Analyst
10 8 (3.96%) Graduate Analyst
10 8 (3.96%) Graduate Analyst Developer
10 8 (3.96%) Graduate Software Analyst
10 8 (3.96%) Graduate Software Test Analyst
10 8 (3.96%) Graduate Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.40%) .NET
2 19 (9.41%) XML
3 10 (4.95%) EDI
4 9 (4.46%) HTML
5 8 (3.96%) .NET Framework
5 8 (3.96%) ASP.NET
5 8 (3.96%) CSS
5 8 (3.96%) XSLT
6 7 (3.47%) AngularJS
6 7 (3.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (3.47%) WCF
7 6 (2.97%) jQuery
7 6 (2.97%) Web Services
8 5 (2.48%) CSS3
8 5 (2.48%) HTML5
8 5 (2.48%) MDX
8 5 (2.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (2.48%) XML Schema
9 4 (1.98%) Node.js
10 3 (1.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 70 (34.65%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (9.90%) Management Information System
3 19 (9.41%) User Experience
4 14 (6.93%) Algorithms
5 11 (5.45%) Computer Science
6 10 (4.95%) Data Structures
7 9 (4.46%) iPad
8 8 (3.96%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.48%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.98%) Clustering
10 4 (1.98%) Pricing Data
11 3 (1.49%) CCTV
11 3 (1.49%) Life Science
11 3 (1.49%) Robotics
12 2 (0.99%) Social Media
13 1 (0.50%) Credit Risk
13 1 (0.50%) Greenfield Project
13 1 (0.50%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.49%) Windows
2 1 (0.50%) Linux
2 1 (0.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (28.22%) Business Intelligence
2 50 (24.75%) Analytics
3 37 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (15.84%) Data Modelling
5 25 (12.38%) ETL
6 22 (10.89%) Machine Learning
7 20 (9.90%) Data Management
7 20 (9.90%) Mathematics
8 19 (9.41%) Visualisation
9 18 (8.91%) Statistics
9 18 (8.91%) Test Scripting
10 17 (8.42%) ERP
11 16 (7.92%) Business Analysis
11 16 (7.92%) Statistical Analysis
11 16 (7.92%) Test Automation
12 15 (7.43%) E-Commerce
13 14 (6.93%) CRM
13 14 (6.93%) Project Management
13 14 (6.93%) SDLC
14 13 (6.44%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 122 (60.40%) SQL
2 25 (12.38%) Python
3 23 (11.39%) T-SQL
4 20 (9.90%) R
5 19 (9.41%) VBA
6 18 (8.91%) C#
7 16 (7.92%) JavaScript
8 11 (5.45%) Java
9 10 (4.95%) VB
10 9 (4.46%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.48%) MATLAB
11 5 (2.48%) XPath
12 4 (1.98%) C++
13 2 (0.99%) PHP
13 2 (0.99%) Scala
13 2 (0.99%) VBScript
14 1 (0.50%) C
14 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (11.39%) Degree
2 9 (4.46%) PhD
3 8 (3.96%) ISTQB
4 7 (3.47%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.98%) HND
6 3 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.99%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.50%) ACCA
8 1 (0.50%) CIMA
8 1 (0.50%) ISEB
8 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.93%) SLA
2 13 (6.44%) Data Quality
3 8 (3.96%) QA
4 3 (1.49%) GDPR
4 3 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.49%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.50%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.50%) IFRS
System Software
1 4 (1.98%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 54 (26.73%) Microsoft
2 35 (17.33%) Oracle
3 16 (7.92%) Tableau
4 11 (5.45%) SAP
5 7 (3.47%) Cognos
6 4 (1.98%) Google
6 4 (1.98%) IBM
6 4 (1.98%) Rackspace
7 3 (1.49%) Alteryx
7 3 (1.49%) Askia
7 3 (1.49%) Nebu
7 3 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.99%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.99%) NGA Human Resources
9 1 (0.50%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.50%) Confirmit
9 1 (0.50%) GoldenSource
9 1 (0.50%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.50%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.50%) Minitab
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