The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 28 31 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 3 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.50% 3.82% 5.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 4.72% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 6
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Business Analysis
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
112 127 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 93.33% 80.89% 72.50%
Number of salaries quoted 106 113 84
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,900 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Bolton region.

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Bolton

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Bolton

Business Analysis
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis.

1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) ISEB
3 2 (28.57%) OpenEdge
3 2 (28.57%) Progress
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) Legal
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Use Case
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (28.57%) FMCG
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) OpenEdge
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Progress Developer
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) UML
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Use Case
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
1 2 (28.57%) Progress
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft