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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 32 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 4 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.68% - 6.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% - 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 9
Average salary £42,500 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £40,050 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 - £40,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
122 119 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 81.88% 68.00% 77.27%
Number of salaries quoted 103 113 95
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 3 (50.00%) ISEB
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Use Case
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) SEO
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
2 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) HTTP
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Use Case
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) SEO
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft