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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Analysis
England / North West
Rank 229 220 249
Rank change year-on-year -9 +29  
Permanent jobs citing Technical Analysis 20 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.33% 0.32% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.36% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 8
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,500 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +8.43%  

Technical 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 5552 4995 5843
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.38% 87.86% 88.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4608 4156 4703
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Technical Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 -14 10 £40,000 +23.07%
Cheshire +15 8 £37,500 +7.14%
Technical Analysis
England

Technical Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Technical 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 Technical Analysis.

1 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (51.72%) Waterfall
2 15 (51.72%) Test Strategy
3 14 (48.28%) SharePoint
4 13 (44.83%) .NET
4 13 (44.83%) ISEB
4 13 (44.83%) Business Analysis
4 13 (44.83%) Degree
4 13 (44.83%) Law
4 13 (44.83%) Legal
4 13 (44.83%) Computer Science
5 9 (31.03%) SQL
6 6 (20.69%) ITIL
7 5 (17.24%) RPG
7 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
7 5 (17.24%) JD Edwards
7 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
7 5 (17.24%) RPG/400
7 5 (17.24%) RPG IV
8 4 (13.79%) QA
8 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
8 4 (13.79%) iPad
8 4 (13.79%) SAP
8 4 (13.79%) Synon
9 3 (10.34%) Windows
9 3 (10.34%) Service Management
9 3 (10.34%) Replication
9 3 (10.34%) Data Security
9 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning

Technical Analysis
Top Related 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 14 (48.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SAP Business One
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.90%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Synon
2 2 (6.90%) LSMW
2 2 (6.90%) Selenium
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.90%) Toad
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (44.83%) Law
1 13 (44.83%) Legal
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Business Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Software Support Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Developer
5 3 (10.34%) DBA
5 3 (10.34%) Project Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) SAP Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior DBA
5 3 (10.34%) Senior SQL DBA
5 3 (10.34%) SQL DBA
5 3 (10.34%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) ABAP Developer
6 2 (6.90%) QA Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Business Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Business Developer
7 1 (3.45%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) BAPI
2 2 (6.90%) SAP PI
2 2 (6.90%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) iPad
3 3 (10.34%) Replication
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (51.72%) Test Strategy
2 15 (51.72%) Waterfall
3 13 (44.83%) Business Analysis
4 6 (20.69%) ITIL
5 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (10.34%) Data Security
6 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (10.34%) Resource Management
6 3 (10.34%) Server Monitoring
6 3 (10.34%) Service Management
6 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
6 3 (10.34%) Trend Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.90%) OO
7 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) RPG
2 5 (17.24%) RPG IV
2 5 (17.24%) RPG/400
3 2 (6.90%) ABAP
4 1 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Degree
1 13 (44.83%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) JD Edwards
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) SAP
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) Sage