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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 81 67 90
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +23
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 35 51 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.97% 3.18% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 3.93% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 34 21 41
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £44,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
1490 1298 1810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.04% 80.97% 84.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1262 984 1522
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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 +6 13 £41,250 +10.00%
Chester -1 5 £41,500 -7.77% 2
Crewe +16 4 £38,250 - 1
Wilmslow - 4 £37,500 -
Macclesfield -14 1 £40,000 -10.11%
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 66 (56.41%) Finance
2 41 (35.04%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (29.91%) ISEB
3 35 (29.91%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (18.80%) UML
5 21 (17.95%) Project Management
5 21 (17.95%) Systems Analysis
6 20 (17.09%) Microsoft
7 19 (16.24%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (16.24%) BPMN
8 18 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (15.38%) Scrum
9 17 (14.53%) MS Visio
9 17 (14.53%) SQL
10 16 (13.68%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (13.68%) ETL
11 14 (11.97%) Degree
11 14 (11.97%) Teradata
11 14 (11.97%) Data Modelling
11 14 (11.97%) SQL Server
12 13 (11.11%) ERP
12 13 (11.11%) PRINCE2
12 13 (11.11%) QA
13 12 (10.26%) .NET
13 12 (10.26%) PMI Certification
13 12 (10.26%) Waterfall
14 11 (9.40%) Data Transformation
14 11 (9.40%) Performance Tuning
14 11 (9.40%) Informatica
14 11 (9.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 3 (2.56%) SAS
2 2 (1.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.85%) CMS
3 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.85%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 17 (14.53%) MS Visio
2 6 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.42%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.56%) MS Project
5 2 (1.71%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.85%) ResourceLink
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.42%) Internet
2 1 (0.85%) Intranet
2 1 (0.85%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.68%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (11.97%) SQL Server
3 11 (9.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (9.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (9.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.42%) BODI
5 4 (3.42%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.85%) Big Data
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.56%) JIRA
2 2 (1.71%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.85%) TestComplete
General
1 66 (56.41%) Finance
2 10 (8.55%) Banking
3 5 (4.27%) Retail
4 4 (3.42%) Marketing
4 4 (3.42%) Advertising
5 3 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 90 (76.92%) Analyst
2 80 (68.38%) Business Analyst
3 26 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
4 23 (19.66%) Business Systems Analyst
5 15 (12.82%) Financial Business Analyst
5 15 (12.82%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 14 (11.97%) Project Manager
7 7 (5.98%) IT Project Manager
8 6 (5.13%) Senior Project Manager
8 6 (5.13%) Senior Programme Manager
8 6 (5.13%) Senior Manager
8 6 (5.13%) Programme Manager
8 6 (5.13%) Agile Business Analyst
9 5 (4.27%) Senior IT Project Manager
9 5 (4.27%) Consultant
9 5 (4.27%) Senior Business Analyst
9 5 (4.27%) Technical Leader
9 5 (4.27%) Senior IT Programme Manager
9 5 (4.27%) IT Programme Manager
9 5 (4.27%) Data Warehouse Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.26%) .NET
2 6 (5.13%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (29.91%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.98%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.42%) PMI
4 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.56%) Windows
2 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (35.04%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (18.80%) UML
3 21 (17.95%) Project Management
3 21 (17.95%) Systems Analysis
4 19 (16.24%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (16.24%) BPMN
5 18 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (15.38%) Scrum
6 16 (13.68%) ETL
7 14 (11.97%) Data Modelling
8 13 (11.11%) ERP
8 13 (11.11%) PRINCE2
9 12 (10.26%) Waterfall
10 11 (9.40%) Data Transformation
10 11 (9.40%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (8.55%) Change Management
12 7 (5.98%) Financial Analysis
12 7 (5.98%) Product Management
12 7 (5.98%) BDD
12 7 (5.98%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.53%) SQL
2 6 (5.13%) VB
3 5 (4.27%) Java
4 3 (2.56%) C#
5 2 (1.71%) C++
6 1 (0.85%) C
6 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (29.91%) ISEB
2 14 (11.97%) Degree
3 12 (10.26%) PMI Certification
4 9 (7.69%) PMP
5 8 (6.84%) CBAP
6 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.11%) QA
2 9 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (17.09%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.97%) Teradata
3 11 (9.40%) Informatica
4 9 (7.69%) Oracle
5 4 (3.42%) Netezza
6 1 (0.85%) Siebel
6 1 (0.85%) SAP
6 1 (0.85%) Sage
6 1 (0.85%) Northgate
6 1 (0.85%) VMware
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: 55,000 - 75,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + car
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