The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bolton region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 8.09% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 8.40% - -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Median salary £30,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
131 72 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 96.32% 98.63% 99.42%
Number of salaries quoted 117 68 141
Median salary £35,500 £31,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.69% -21.25%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Bolton

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bolton region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (64.00%) SDLC
3 15 (60.00%) Finance
4 12 (48.00%) Business Analysis
5 11 (44.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (40.00%) Waterfall
7 7 (28.00%) Guidewire
7 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (28.00%) Workflow
8 6 (24.00%) DSDM
8 6 (24.00%) Legal
8 6 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (24.00%) Workflow Analysis
8 6 (24.00%) User Stories
9 3 (12.00%) BPMN
9 3 (12.00%) Product Management
9 3 (12.00%) Process Management
9 3 (12.00%) Business Transformation
9 3 (12.00%) MS Office
9 3 (12.00%) ISEB
10 2 (8.00%) QlikView
10 2 (8.00%) Case Management
11 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
11 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
11 1 (4.00%) Business Process Mapping
11 1 (4.00%) OpenText MBPM
11 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
11 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
11 1 (4.00%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (4.00%) Scrum

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) OpenText MBPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) QlikView
General
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (64.00%) SDLC
3 12 (48.00%) Business Analysis
4 11 (44.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (40.00%) Waterfall
6 7 (28.00%) Workflow
7 6 (24.00%) DSDM
7 6 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (24.00%) User Stories
7 6 (24.00%) Workflow Analysis
8 3 (12.00%) BPMN
8 3 (12.00%) Business Transformation
8 3 (12.00%) Process Management
8 3 (12.00%) Product Management
9 2 (8.00%) Case Management
10 1 (4.00%) Business Process Mapping
10 1 (4.00%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Guidewire