The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Data Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analytics over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analytics
England / North West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 195 241
Rank change year-on-year +27 +46  
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 106 42 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.55% 0.75% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 0.85% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 93 41 13
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,800 £77,000 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £54,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -12.96% +20.00%  

Data 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 6156 4952 5674
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.91% 88.30% 89.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4968 4188 4608
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £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 Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Analytics in the North West

Data Analytics
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Data Analytics in the North West

Data Analytics
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analytics in the North West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analytics in the North West

Data 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 Data Analytics within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 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 +27 82 £51,250 +0.49% 7
Cheshire -22 15 £45,000 +45.16% 3
Lancashire -6 4 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Merseyside -4 2 £62,500 -10.71%
Data Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Data 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 Data Analytics.

1 171 (100.00%) Analytics
2 79 (46.20%) SQL
3 66 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (35.67%) Business Intelligence
4 61 (35.67%) Big Data
5 56 (32.75%) Hadoop
6 51 (29.82%) Java
7 49 (28.65%) JavaScript
8 47 (27.49%) Python
8 47 (27.49%) Relational Database
9 45 (26.32%) Apache Spark
10 43 (25.15%) HTML
11 42 (24.56%) Degree
12 41 (23.98%) DevOps
12 41 (23.98%) Apache Hive
13 40 (23.39%) MongoDB
14 39 (22.81%) CSS
15 38 (22.22%) Linux
16 36 (21.05%) Scrum
17 35 (20.47%) Software Engineering
18 33 (19.30%) Oracle
19 30 (17.54%) SQL Server
19 30 (17.54%) Spring
20 28 (16.37%) MySQL
20 28 (16.37%) Apache Pig
20 28 (16.37%) HTML5
21 27 (15.79%) Open Source
21 27 (15.79%) Big Data Analytics
21 27 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
21 27 (15.79%) TDD

Data 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 45 (26.32%) Apache Spark
2 28 (16.37%) Apache Pig
3 25 (14.62%) SAS
4 21 (12.28%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (4.09%) Confluence
5 7 (4.09%) OpenStack
6 5 (2.92%) JBoss
6 5 (2.92%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.92%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.58%) Apache
7 1 (0.58%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (8.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (6.43%) SPSS
3 3 (1.75%) S-PLUS
3 3 (1.75%) Stata
4 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.58%) Weka
Business Applications
1 11 (6.43%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (3.51%) Adobe Campaign
2 6 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.58%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.36%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.43%) GitHub
3 9 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (4.68%) SaaS
5 1 (0.58%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.58%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.85%) HTTP
2 9 (5.26%) Firewall
3 4 (2.34%) LAN
3 4 (2.34%) WAN
4 2 (1.17%) BGP
4 2 (1.17%) Internet
4 2 (1.17%) MPLS
4 2 (1.17%) Network Security
4 2 (1.17%) OSPF
4 2 (1.17%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.17%) VoIP
4 2 (1.17%) VPN
4 2 (1.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (35.67%) Big Data
2 56 (32.75%) Hadoop
3 47 (27.49%) Relational Database
4 41 (23.98%) Apache Hive
5 40 (23.39%) MongoDB
6 30 (17.54%) SQL Server
7 28 (16.37%) MySQL
8 26 (15.20%) RDBMS
9 21 (12.28%) NoSQL
9 21 (12.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 17 (9.94%) CouchDB
11 17 (9.94%) Data Mining
11 17 (9.94%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (6.43%) QlikView
12 11 (6.43%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (5.85%) Power BI
14 9 (5.26%) Apache Accumulo
15 8 (4.68%) Spotfire
16 7 (4.09%) HBase
Development Applications
1 14 (8.19%) Git (software)
2 12 (7.02%) Bitbucket
2 12 (7.02%) Jenkins
3 11 (6.43%) Maven
4 9 (5.26%) Eclipse
5 8 (4.68%) JIRA
6 7 (4.09%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (4.09%) Vagrant
7 5 (2.92%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (1.17%) JUnit
9 1 (0.58%) Codeception
9 1 (0.58%) PHPUnit
General
1 25 (14.62%) Finance
2 11 (6.43%) Marketing
2 11 (6.43%) Military
3 8 (4.68%) Banking
4 7 (4.09%) Games
4 7 (4.09%) Legal
5 6 (3.51%) Electronics
5 6 (3.51%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.51%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.75%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.75%) Retail
7 1 (0.58%) Advertising
7 1 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.58%) Law
7 1 (0.58%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 63 (36.84%) Developer
2 39 (22.81%) Analyst
3 28 (16.37%) Software Developer
4 22 (12.87%) Data Scientist
5 20 (11.70%) SQL Analyst
6 17 (9.94%) Lead Developer
6 17 (9.94%) Software Engineer
7 16 (9.36%) Java Developer
7 16 (9.36%) Java Software Developer
8 15 (8.77%) Lead Software Developer
9 14 (8.19%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 14 (8.19%) SQL Developer
10 11 (6.43%) PHP Developer
11 9 (5.26%) Analytics Consultant
11 9 (5.26%) Consultant
11 9 (5.26%) Data Analyst
11 9 (5.26%) SQL Data Analyst
12 8 (4.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 8 (4.68%) Data Analytics Consultant
12 8 (4.68%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (25.15%) HTML
2 39 (22.81%) CSS
3 30 (17.54%) Spring
4 28 (16.37%) HTML5
5 26 (15.20%) jQuery
6 25 (14.62%) Node.js
7 24 (14.04%) CSS3
8 23 (13.45%) AngularJS
9 21 (12.28%) Hibernate
10 20 (11.70%) Apache Camel
11 19 (11.11%) Java EE
11 19 (11.11%) Middleware
12 16 (9.36%) .NET
12 16 (9.36%) ASP.NET
13 12 (7.02%) RESTful
14 11 (6.43%) Backbone.js
14 11 (6.43%) Elastic Stack
14 11 (6.43%) LAMP
14 11 (6.43%) REST
15 10 (5.85%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 17 (9.94%) PKI
3 17 (9.94%) User Experience
4 15 (8.77%) Management Information System
5 12 (7.02%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.34%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.34%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.75%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.75%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.17%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (1.17%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.17%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.17%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.17%) Smart Energy
8 2 (1.17%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.17%) Social Media
9 1 (0.58%) Contactless
9 1 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.58%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 38 (22.22%) Linux
2 12 (7.02%) Unix
3 8 (4.68%) Windows
4 5 (2.92%) Android
4 5 (2.92%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.58%) AIX
5 1 (0.58%) HPUX
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (100.00%) Analytics
2 66 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (35.67%) Business Intelligence
4 41 (23.98%) DevOps
5 36 (21.05%) Scrum
6 35 (20.47%) Software Engineering
7 27 (15.79%) Big Data Analytics
7 27 (15.79%) Open Source
7 27 (15.79%) TDD
8 26 (15.20%) Mathematics
8 26 (15.20%) Visualisation
9 25 (14.62%) Information Security
9 25 (14.62%) Microservices
10 24 (14.04%) ETL
11 23 (13.45%) Data Management
12 22 (12.87%) SDLC
13 20 (11.70%) Machine Learning
13 20 (11.70%) Time Management
14 16 (9.36%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (9.36%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 79 (46.20%) SQL
2 51 (29.82%) Java
3 49 (28.65%) JavaScript
4 47 (27.49%) Python
5 26 (15.20%) C#
6 23 (13.45%) C
6 23 (13.45%) T-SQL
7 21 (12.28%) Ruby
8 20 (11.70%) R
9 17 (9.94%) Perl
10 15 (8.77%) MATLAB
11 13 (7.60%) PHP
12 10 (5.85%) C++
13 8 (4.68%) VBA
14 6 (3.51%) Scala
15 5 (2.92%) Apple Swift
15 5 (2.92%) Objective-C
16 4 (2.34%) Shell Script
17 2 (1.17%) TypeScript
18 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (24.56%) Degree
2 16 (9.36%) Numerate Degree
3 15 (8.77%) Security Cleared
4 13 (7.60%) PhD
5 12 (7.02%) DV Cleared
6 7 (4.09%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.75%) CISA
8 2 (1.17%) CCNP
8 2 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.17%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 2 (1.17%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.58%) ACCA
9 1 (0.58%) CIPFA
9 1 (0.58%) CISM
9 1 (0.58%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.85%) QA
2 7 (4.09%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.17%) GDPR
4 2 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 2 (1.17%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.17%) PMO
5 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (15.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (12.28%) Hyper-V
3 12 (7.02%) Docker
4 4 (2.34%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.34%) HDFS
5 1 (0.58%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 12 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.09%) Puppet
3 5 (2.92%) Packer
4 2 (1.17%) Nessus
4 2 (1.17%) Nexpose
4 2 (1.17%) Nmap
4 2 (1.17%) QRadar
Vendors
1 33 (19.30%) Oracle
2 26 (15.20%) VMware
3 16 (9.36%) Microsoft
4 14 (8.19%) Tableau
5 9 (5.26%) SAP
6 8 (4.68%) Informatica
6 8 (4.68%) Red Hat
7 7 (4.09%) Cloudera
7 7 (4.09%) Xamarin
8 6 (3.51%) Ab Initio
8 6 (3.51%) Alteryx
8 6 (3.51%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (3.51%) Splunk
9 5 (2.92%) Aquila
9 5 (2.92%) Talend
10 4 (2.34%) Rackspace
11 2 (1.17%) ArcSight
11 2 (1.17%) Google
11 2 (1.17%) NetWitness
11 2 (1.17%) Qualys
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