Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Analytics
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 237 304
Rank change year-on-year +30 +67 +8
Permanent jobs citing Data Analytics 181 125 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.37% 1.00% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 1.11% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 147 117 31
North West median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +18.06% -18.18%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £56,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -2.65% -1.74% +4.55%

Data 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 11909 11223 11591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.90% 89.76% 89.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9463 9353 9582
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Data Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 +16 118 £50,000 - 10
Cheshire -8 33 £43,000 +32.31% 1
Lancashire +5 14 £32,500 -1.52% 1
Merseyside +18 8 £75,000 +54.64%
Cumbria - 4 £45,000 -
Data Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 181 (100.00%) Analytics
2 62 (34.25%) Business Intelligence
3 59 (32.60%) SQL
4 48 (26.52%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (24.31%) Finance
6 43 (23.76%) Degree
7 42 (23.20%) Big Data
8 38 (20.99%) JavaScript
8 38 (20.99%) HTML
9 36 (19.89%) SQL Server
9 36 (19.89%) Python
10 35 (19.34%) CSS
11 32 (17.68%) Java
11 32 (17.68%) MongoDB
12 31 (17.13%) Software Engineering
13 30 (16.57%) Microsoft
13 30 (16.57%) Hadoop
14 29 (16.02%) Machine Learning
14 29 (16.02%) Apache Spark
15 28 (15.47%) Relational Database
16 27 (14.92%) Tableau
16 27 (14.92%) jQuery
16 27 (14.92%) Project Management
16 27 (14.92%) Scrum
17 25 (13.81%) Management Information System
17 25 (13.81%) Linux
17 25 (13.81%) HTML5
17 25 (13.81%) DevOps
18 24 (13.26%) Visualisation
18 24 (13.26%) Spring

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 29 (16.02%) Apache Spark
2 19 (10.50%) SAS
3 12 (6.63%) Apache Pig
4 10 (5.52%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (3.31%) Confluence
6 5 (2.76%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.55%) Apache
7 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.55%) Tornado
Applications
1 10 (5.52%) SPSS
2 6 (3.31%) S-PLUS
2 6 (3.31%) Stata
3 4 (2.21%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.10%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.55%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.55%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.55%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.55%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.50%) SaaS
2 16 (8.84%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (8.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (4.97%) GitHub
5 3 (1.66%) IaaS
5 3 (1.66%) PaaS
6 1 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.55%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.76%) HTTP
2 4 (2.21%) BGP
2 4 (2.21%) Firewall
2 4 (2.21%) LAN
2 4 (2.21%) MPLS
2 4 (2.21%) Network Security
2 4 (2.21%) OSPF
2 4 (2.21%) WAN
2 4 (2.21%) Wireless
3 3 (1.66%) Skype
4 2 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (23.20%) Big Data
2 36 (19.89%) SQL Server
3 32 (17.68%) MongoDB
4 30 (16.57%) Hadoop
5 28 (15.47%) Relational Database
6 21 (11.60%) Apache Hive
7 17 (9.39%) MySQL
8 15 (8.29%) CouchDB
9 14 (7.73%) Data Mining
9 14 (7.73%) Power BI
10 12 (6.63%) RDBMS
11 11 (6.08%) NoSQL
11 11 (6.08%) QlikView
12 10 (5.52%) Apache Accumulo
12 10 (5.52%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (4.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (4.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (2.76%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 16 (8.84%) Git (software)
2 14 (7.73%) Maven
3 10 (5.52%) Eclipse
4 7 (3.87%) JIRA
5 5 (2.76%) Bitbucket
5 5 (2.76%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.76%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (2.76%) Vagrant
6 4 (2.21%) JUnit
7 3 (1.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.10%) NUnit
9 1 (0.55%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.55%) Codeception
9 1 (0.55%) Grunt
9 1 (0.55%) gulp
9 1 (0.55%) PHPUnit
General
1 44 (24.31%) Finance
2 19 (10.50%) Legal
3 11 (6.08%) Banking
4 9 (4.97%) Marketing
5 7 (3.87%) Electronics
5 7 (3.87%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.87%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.76%) Games
7 3 (1.66%) Retail
8 2 (1.10%) Military
9 1 (0.55%) Advertising
9 1 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.55%) Law
9 1 (0.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 51 (28.18%) Developer
2 31 (17.13%) Analyst
3 21 (11.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 21 (11.60%) Software Engineer
4 20 (11.05%) Data Scientist
5 18 (9.94%) SQL Developer
6 15 (8.29%) Security Analyst
7 14 (7.73%) Information Analyst
7 14 (7.73%) Information Security Analyst
7 14 (7.73%) SQL BI Developer
8 13 (7.18%) Tableau Developer
9 11 (6.08%) Analytics Manager
9 11 (6.08%) Lead Developer
9 11 (6.08%) Lead Software Engineer
10 10 (5.52%) Data Analyst
10 10 (5.52%) Software Developer
11 9 (4.97%) Architect
11 9 (4.97%) Lead Software Developer
12 8 (4.42%) Power BI Developer
12 8 (4.42%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (20.99%) HTML
2 35 (19.34%) CSS
3 27 (14.92%) jQuery
4 25 (13.81%) HTML5
5 24 (13.26%) Spring
6 21 (11.60%) CSS3
7 20 (11.05%) AngularJS
8 17 (9.39%) Web Services
9 16 (8.84%) Node.js
10 15 (8.29%) .NET
11 14 (7.73%) MDX
12 13 (7.18%) ASP.NET
12 13 (7.18%) Hibernate
13 12 (6.63%) Backbone.js
13 12 (6.63%) RESTful
14 11 (6.08%) Middleware
14 11 (6.08%) React
15 10 (5.52%) Apache Jena
15 10 (5.52%) Play Framework
15 10 (5.52%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.81%) Management Information System
2 20 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (8.84%) User Experience
4 10 (5.52%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.97%) PKI
6 6 (3.31%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.31%) Social Media
7 5 (2.76%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.21%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.21%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.21%) Smart Energy
8 4 (2.21%) Smart Meter
9 3 (1.66%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.66%) Online Banking
9 3 (1.66%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.10%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.55%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.55%) iSeries
11 1 (0.55%) NHS
11 1 (0.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.81%) Linux
2 10 (5.52%) Android
2 10 (5.52%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (100.00%) Analytics
2 62 (34.25%) Business Intelligence
3 48 (26.52%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (17.13%) Software Engineering
5 29 (16.02%) Machine Learning
6 27 (14.92%) Project Management
6 27 (14.92%) Scrum
7 25 (13.81%) DevOps
8 24 (13.26%) Visualisation
9 23 (12.71%) Information Security
9 23 (12.71%) TDD
10 22 (12.15%) Continuous Improvement
11 21 (11.60%) Risk Management
11 21 (11.60%) Stakeholder Management
12 20 (11.05%) Cybersecurity
12 20 (11.05%) Microservices
13 18 (9.94%) Data Security
13 18 (9.94%) Root Cause Analysis
14 17 (9.39%) Dashboard Development
15 16 (8.84%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (32.60%) SQL
2 38 (20.99%) JavaScript
3 36 (19.89%) Python
4 32 (17.68%) Java
5 20 (11.05%) Ruby
6 19 (10.50%) T-SQL
7 17 (9.39%) R
8 16 (8.84%) C#
9 15 (8.29%) C
10 14 (7.73%) VBA
11 13 (7.18%) Scala
12 9 (4.97%) C++
12 9 (4.97%) Perl
12 9 (4.97%) PHP
13 8 (4.42%) MATLAB
14 6 (3.31%) Apple Swift
14 6 (3.31%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 43 (23.76%) Degree
2 20 (11.05%) CISA
3 16 (8.84%) CISM
3 16 (8.84%) Security Cleared
4 15 (8.29%) CISSP
5 9 (4.97%) DV Cleared
5 9 (4.97%) Numerate Degree
6 7 (3.87%) PhD
7 6 (3.31%) CRISC
8 4 (2.21%) CCNP
8 4 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.21%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 4 (2.21%) JNCIP
8 4 (2.21%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.66%) ISEB
9 3 (1.66%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.55%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.55%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.55%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (8.29%) QA
3 9 (4.97%) Data Quality
4 4 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 1 (0.55%) GDPR
5 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (4.97%) Hyper-V
1 9 (4.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.42%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (2.76%) Puppet
2 4 (2.21%) SCCM
3 3 (1.66%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 30 (16.57%) Microsoft
2 27 (14.92%) Tableau
3 11 (6.08%) Oracle
4 9 (4.97%) VMware
5 8 (4.42%) SAP
5 8 (4.42%) Xamarin
6 6 (3.31%) Cognizant
7 4 (2.21%) AppSense
7 4 (2.21%) Capita
7 4 (2.21%) Cisco
7 4 (2.21%) Juniper
7 4 (2.21%) LANDesk
7 4 (2.21%) Rackspace
8 3 (1.66%) Informatica
8 3 (1.66%) Splunk
8 3 (1.66%) Teradata
9 2 (1.10%) IBM
10 1 (0.55%) Actuate
10 1 (0.55%) Adobe
10 1 (0.55%) MicroStrategy