The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 59 72 66
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 81 49 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.08% 2.94% 3.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.79% 3.53% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 75 42 58
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £47,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Business Analysis
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1691 1387 1619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.10% 83.30% 80.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1444 1120 1350
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Cheshire

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Business Analysis
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +11 21 £41,250 +79.34%
Wilmslow - 14 £35,000 -
Knutsford -3 9 £33,500 -16.25%
Crewe +1 7 £46,500 -
Macclesfield +7 6 £37,500 -18.47% 2
Chester -11 5 £42,000 -1.17% 4
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 70 (56.45%) Finance
2 41 (33.06%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (25.00%) ISEB
5 27 (21.77%) Project Management
6 25 (20.16%) UML
7 24 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (18.55%) Systems Analysis
8 23 (18.55%) SQL
9 22 (17.74%) SQL Server
9 22 (17.74%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (15.32%) Data Modelling
11 18 (14.52%) ETL
11 18 (14.52%) Microsoft
12 17 (13.71%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (13.71%) Scrum
12 17 (13.71%) Degree
13 16 (12.90%) BPMN
14 15 (12.10%) PRINCE2
15 13 (10.48%) ERP
15 13 (10.48%) Informatica
15 13 (10.48%) Teradata
16 12 (9.68%) QA
17 11 (8.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 11 (8.87%) Waterfall
17 11 (8.87%) Performance Tuning
17 11 (8.87%) Data Transformation
17 11 (8.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 11 (8.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 11 (8.87%) MS Visio

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 6 (4.84%) SAS
2 2 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (8.87%) MS Visio
2 7 (5.65%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.42%) MS Project
5 2 (1.61%) SPSS
6 1 (0.81%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.81%) MS Office
6 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) SAP MDM
1 2 (1.61%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.23%) Internet
2 2 (1.61%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 17 (13.71%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (8.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (8.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (8.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (7.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.23%) SAP Data Services
6 4 (3.23%) BODI
7 3 (2.42%) QlikView
8 2 (1.61%) Spotfire
8 2 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.61%) PowerCenter
8 2 (1.61%) Big Data
8 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.61%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.61%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.61%) JIRA
1 2 (1.61%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.81%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 70 (56.45%) Finance
2 10 (8.06%) Advertising
3 8 (6.45%) Marketing
4 7 (5.65%) Retail
5 6 (4.84%) Banking
6 3 (2.42%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 99 (79.84%) Analyst
2 89 (71.77%) Business Analyst
3 21 (16.94%) Systems Analyst
4 18 (14.52%) Business Systems Analyst
5 13 (10.48%) Project Manager
6 9 (7.26%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (5.65%) Senior Business Analyst
7 7 (5.65%) Business Manager
8 6 (4.84%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 6 (4.84%) Financial Business Analyst
9 5 (4.03%) Senior Programme Manager
9 5 (4.03%) IT Programme Manager
9 5 (4.03%) Data Warehouse Analyst
9 5 (4.03%) Business Project Manager
9 5 (4.03%) Senior Project Manager
9 5 (4.03%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (4.03%) IT Project Manager
9 5 (4.03%) Senior Manager
9 5 (4.03%) Programme Manager
9 5 (4.03%) Payments Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.26%) .NET
2 5 (4.03%) .NET Framework
3 3 (2.42%) Web Services
4 2 (1.61%) XML
5 1 (0.81%) VML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (33.06%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.61%) Taxonomies
3 2 (1.61%) Informatics
3 2 (1.61%) Life Science
3 2 (1.61%) Credit Risk
3 2 (1.61%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.61%) UNIX
1 2 (1.61%) Windows
2 1 (0.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (21.77%) Project Management
3 25 (20.16%) UML
4 24 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (18.55%) Systems Analysis
6 22 (17.74%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (15.32%) Data Modelling
8 18 (14.52%) ETL
9 17 (13.71%) Scrum
10 16 (12.90%) BPMN
11 15 (12.10%) PRINCE2
12 13 (10.48%) ERP
13 11 (8.87%) Waterfall
13 11 (8.87%) Data Transformation
13 11 (8.87%) Performance Tuning
14 8 (6.45%) Business Transformation
14 8 (6.45%) Requirements Analysis
15 7 (5.65%) Validation
15 7 (5.65%) Migration
16 6 (4.84%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.55%) SQL
2 6 (4.84%) Java
3 5 (4.03%) VB
4 2 (1.61%) Python
4 2 (1.61%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.61%) Perl
4 2 (1.61%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.81%) C#
5 1 (0.81%) C++
Qualifications
1 31 (25.00%) ISEB
2 17 (13.71%) Degree
3 9 (7.26%) PMP
3 9 (7.26%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.42%) CBAP
5 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.68%) QA
2 9 (7.26%) SLA
3 2 (1.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (14.52%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.48%) Informatica
2 13 (10.48%) Teradata
3 9 (7.26%) Oracle
4 4 (3.23%) Netezza
5 3 (2.42%) SAP
6 2 (1.61%) Siebel
6 2 (1.61%) IBM
6 2 (1.61%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.61%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.81%) Sage
7 1 (0.81%) VMware
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