Period
to 13 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 48 60
Rank change year-on-year +18 +12 -18
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 83 68 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 7.10% 5.69% 3.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 23.18% 17.13% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 68 67 34
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £20,622 £26,700 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £51,500 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -10.71%

Analytical Skills is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 358 397 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 30.62% 33.22% 34.51%
Number of salaries quoted 317 368 339
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,350 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,300 £57,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Staffordshire

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Staffordshire.

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in Staffordshire

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in Staffordshire

Analytical Skills
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
Stoke-on-Trent +26 27 £36,250 -9.38% 4
Burton-upon-Trent +18 14 £40,000 -5.88%
Stafford +7 13 £52,500 +138.64%
Tamworth 0 9 £35,000 - 1
Lichfield -12 9 £32,500 -18.75%
Cannock +3 1 £13,000 -54.78%
Analytical Skills
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT jobs citing Analytical Skills 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 35 (42.17%) SQL
2 30 (36.14%) Microsoft
3 21 (25.30%) SQL Server
3 21 (25.30%) Degree
4 19 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (19.28%) Microsoft Excel
6 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (14.46%) Management Information System
7 12 (14.46%) C
7 12 (14.46%) Software Engineering
7 12 (14.46%) Mathematics
7 12 (14.46%) QA
8 11 (13.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 11 (13.25%) T-SQL
8 11 (13.25%) Windows
8 11 (13.25%) Finance
8 11 (13.25%) Algorithms
9 10 (12.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (10.84%) Business Analysis
10 9 (10.84%) Data Management
10 9 (10.84%) Tableau
10 9 (10.84%) Scrum
10 9 (10.84%) Regression Testing
11 8 (9.64%) IEC 62304
11 8 (9.64%) Analytical Mindset
11 8 (9.64%) Middleware
11 8 (9.64%) Electronics
11 8 (9.64%) UML
11 8 (9.64%) CRM
11 8 (9.64%) C#

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 3 (3.61%) SAS
2 2 (2.41%) IIS
3 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (19.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (13.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (9.64%) Simulink
4 7 (8.43%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.20%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) Office 365
2 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.20%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.02%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.82%) VLAN
3 3 (3.61%) Firewall
4 2 (2.41%) NAS
4 2 (2.41%) SAN
4 2 (2.41%) VoIP
5 1 (1.20%) DHCP
5 1 (1.20%) DNS
5 1 (1.20%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.20%) LAN
5 1 (1.20%) LDAP
5 1 (1.20%) MPLS
5 1 (1.20%) SNMP
5 1 (1.20%) VPN
5 1 (1.20%) WAN
5 1 (1.20%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.30%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (8.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.61%) Big Data
5 3 (3.61%) MS Access
5 3 (3.61%) OLAP
5 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.41%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.41%) MySQL
6 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.20%) DB2
7 1 (1.20%) IBM PureData
7 1 (1.20%) Power BI
7 1 (1.20%) QlikView
7 1 (1.20%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.82%) JIRA
3 2 (2.41%) TestRail
3 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.20%) Selenium
4 1 (1.20%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.20%) YouTrack
General
1 11 (13.25%) Finance
2 8 (9.64%) Electronics
3 6 (7.23%) Marketing
4 5 (6.02%) Advertising
5 4 (4.82%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.82%) Retail
6 3 (3.61%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.20%) Automotive
7 1 (1.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (33.73%) Analyst
2 14 (16.87%) Developer
3 9 (10.84%) 1st Line Engineer
3 9 (10.84%) 1st Line Support
3 9 (10.84%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 9 (10.84%) Software Engineer
3 9 (10.84%) Support Engineer
4 7 (8.43%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (7.23%) Business Analyst
5 6 (7.23%) IT Analyst
5 6 (7.23%) IT Engineer
5 6 (7.23%) IT Support
6 5 (6.02%) DBA
6 5 (6.02%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) SQL DBA
7 4 (4.82%) MATLAB Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) Data Coordinator
8 3 (3.61%) Insight Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.64%) Middleware
2 6 (7.23%) .NET
3 5 (6.02%) XML
4 4 (4.82%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.61%) CSS
5 3 (3.61%) Entity Framework
5 3 (3.61%) HTML
6 2 (2.41%) XSD
7 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.20%) jQuery
7 1 (1.20%) Node.js
7 1 (1.20%) REST
7 1 (1.20%) RESTful
7 1 (1.20%) SOAP
7 1 (1.20%) WCF
7 1 (1.20%) Web Services
7 1 (1.20%) XHTML
7 1 (1.20%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Management Information System
2 11 (13.25%) Algorithms
3 8 (9.64%) Analytical Mindset
4 6 (7.23%) Replication
5 4 (4.82%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.61%) Life Science
6 3 (3.61%) PMI
7 1 (1.20%) Clustering
7 1 (1.20%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.25%) Windows
2 5 (6.02%) Windows 7
3 4 (4.82%) Windows 8
3 4 (4.82%) Windows XP
4 3 (3.61%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.41%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (14.46%) Mathematics
2 12 (14.46%) Software Engineering
3 9 (10.84%) Business Analysis
3 9 (10.84%) Data Management
3 9 (10.84%) Regression Testing
3 9 (10.84%) Scrum
4 8 (9.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (9.64%) CRM
4 8 (9.64%) Software Architecture
4 8 (9.64%) Statistics
4 8 (9.64%) SysML
4 8 (9.64%) TDD
4 8 (9.64%) Test Automation
4 8 (9.64%) UML
4 8 (9.64%) Unit Testing
5 7 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (8.43%) Database Security
5 7 (8.43%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 35 (42.17%) SQL
2 12 (14.46%) C
3 11 (13.25%) T-SQL
4 8 (9.64%) C#
4 8 (9.64%) MATLAB
5 3 (3.61%) VB
6 2 (2.41%) Erlang
6 2 (2.41%) Java
6 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.41%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.20%) Elixir
7 1 (1.20%) Go
7 1 (1.20%) PHP
7 1 (1.20%) Scala
7 1 (1.20%) VBA
7 1 (1.20%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (25.30%) Degree
2 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.61%) ISEB
3 3 (3.61%) PhD
3 3 (3.61%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.41%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.41%) MCSA
5 1 (1.20%) CISA
5 1 (1.20%) CISSP
5 1 (1.20%) CNE
5 1 (1.20%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (1.20%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.20%) MCSE
5 1 (1.20%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.46%) QA
2 8 (9.64%) IEC 61508
2 8 (9.64%) IEC 62304
3 7 (8.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (3.61%) Actionable Recommendations
5 2 (2.41%) Data Quality
6 1 (1.20%) HIPAA
6 1 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.20%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 8 (9.64%) Firmware
2 3 (3.61%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 30 (36.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.84%) Tableau
3 3 (3.61%) IDERA
4 2 (2.41%) IBM
4 2 (2.41%) VMware
5 1 (1.20%) Cognos
5 1 (1.20%) Google
5 1 (1.20%) Talend