Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Technical Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Technical Analysis over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Analysis
England > North West
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 351 356 341
Rank change year-on-year +5 -15 +7
Permanent jobs citing Technical Analysis 13 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.11% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 11
North West median annual salary £36,625 £41,250 £46,658
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.21% -11.59% +6.65%
10th Percentile £32,083 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £50,750 £43,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,232
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.52% +9.40%

Technical Analysis 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 10,849 12,050 10,688
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.08% 91.14% 90.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8,716 9,618 8,955
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Technical Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analysis in the North West

Technical Analysis
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Technical Analysis in the North West

Technical Analysis
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analysis in the North West over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Analysis in the North West

Technical 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 Technical Analysis within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 September 2018. 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
Cheshire +4 8 £35,750 -4.67%
Manchester +18 5 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Technical Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT jobs citing Technical Analysis 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 Technical Analysis.

1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (76.92%) Test Scripting
1 10 (76.92%) Waterfall
2 9 (69.23%) Test Automation
2 9 (69.23%) Regression Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Validation
3 8 (61.54%) Integration Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Test Planning
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) ISEB
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (7.69%) Line Management
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.69%) SDLC
6 1 (7.69%) SFIA
6 1 (7.69%) Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving

Technical 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 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (7.69%) Toad
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
1 10 (76.92%) Test Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) WCF
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (76.92%) Test Scripting
1 10 (76.92%) Waterfall
2 9 (69.23%) Regression Testing
2 9 (69.23%) Test Automation
3 8 (61.54%) Integration Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Test Planning
3 8 (61.54%) Validation
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Line Management
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Statistics
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle