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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 66 86 99
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +13
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 58 35 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.30% 2.05% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.76% 2.52% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 42 30 20
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,050 £30,000 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £65,000 £45,500
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
1542 1391 1419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.61% 81.58% 78.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1227 1069 1140
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,704 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +10 21 £40,000 +2.56% 1
Chester +7 9 £40,000 -19.19% 2
Crewe -2 8 £40,000 -38.46%
Macclesfield +12 3 £40,000 +33.33%
Knutsford - 2 £38,250 -
Wilmslow -1 1 £55,000 +37.50%
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 53 (43.80%) Finance
2 35 (28.93%) Systems Analysis
2 35 (28.93%) UML
3 31 (25.62%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (21.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (19.01%) ISEB
6 21 (17.36%) SQL
6 21 (17.36%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (16.53%) .NET
8 19 (15.70%) SQL Server
9 16 (13.22%) BPMN
10 15 (12.40%) Degree
10 15 (12.40%) Microsoft
11 14 (11.57%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (11.57%) Project Management
12 13 (10.74%) Scrum
13 12 (9.92%) Use Case
14 10 (8.26%) SDLC
14 10 (8.26%) Financial Institution
14 10 (8.26%) Management Information System
14 10 (8.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (8.26%) ETL
14 10 (8.26%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (8.26%) MS Excel
14 10 (8.26%) CRM
15 9 (7.44%) MS Office
15 9 (7.44%) T-SQL
15 9 (7.44%) C#
15 9 (7.44%) Data Modelling
15 9 (7.44%) Performance Tuning

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 7 (5.79%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.65%) SAS
2 2 (1.65%) CMS
2 2 (1.65%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (8.26%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.44%) MS Office
3 6 (4.96%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.83%) RoboHelp
4 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.79%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (5.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.48%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.65%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.83%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.65%) GitHub
1 2 (1.65%) Trello
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.70%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.26%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (8.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (7.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (5.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.96%) OLAP
5 6 (4.96%) OLAP Cube
6 4 (3.31%) DTS
7 3 (2.48%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.48%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) HP UFT
1 1 (0.83%) JIRA
General
1 53 (43.80%) Finance
2 10 (8.26%) Financial Institution
3 6 (4.96%) Retail
4 3 (2.48%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.48%) Advertising
5 2 (1.65%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.65%) Billing
5 2 (1.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.83%) Back Office
6 1 (0.83%) Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (64.46%) Analyst
2 67 (55.37%) Business Analyst
3 21 (17.36%) Systems Analyst
4 20 (16.53%) Business Systems Analyst
5 17 (14.05%) IT Business Analyst
6 14 (11.57%) Business IT Analyst
7 9 (7.44%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (7.44%) Senior Business Analyst
8 8 (6.61%) DBA
9 7 (5.79%) Team Leader
9 7 (5.79%) SQL DBA
9 7 (5.79%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
9 7 (5.79%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 7 (5.79%) Senior IT Business Analyst
10 6 (4.96%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.96%) Lead Architect
10 6 (4.96%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.96%) Architect
10 6 (4.96%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.96%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.53%) .NET
2 7 (5.79%) Web Services
3 4 (3.31%) HTML
3 4 (3.31%) CSS
4 2 (1.65%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.36%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.26%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.61%) Replication
4 7 (5.79%) Clustering
5 5 (4.13%) NHS
5 5 (4.13%) User Experience
6 4 (3.31%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.48%) Psychology
8 2 (1.65%) Human Factors
8 2 (1.65%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.83%) Life Science
9 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.83%) Economics
9 1 (0.83%) Statistics
9 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.83%) Physics
9 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.83%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.31%) UNIX
2 2 (1.65%) Windows
2 2 (1.65%) Windows XP
2 2 (1.65%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.83%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.93%) UML
1 35 (28.93%) Systems Analysis
2 31 (25.62%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (21.49%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (13.22%) BPMN
5 14 (11.57%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (11.57%) Project Management
6 13 (10.74%) Scrum
7 12 (9.92%) Use Case
8 10 (8.26%) ETL
8 10 (8.26%) CRM
8 10 (8.26%) SDLC
9 9 (7.44%) Data Modelling
9 9 (7.44%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (6.61%) User Stories
10 8 (6.61%) ITIL
10 8 (6.61%) Service Delivery
10 8 (6.61%) Workflow
10 8 (6.61%) Web Development
10 8 (6.61%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (17.36%) SQL
2 9 (7.44%) T-SQL
2 9 (7.44%) C#
3 6 (4.96%) Java
3 6 (4.96%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.31%) VBScript
4 4 (3.31%) VB
5 3 (2.48%) VB.NET
5 3 (2.48%) C++
6 2 (1.65%) Python
6 2 (1.65%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.83%) PHP
7 1 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (19.01%) ISEB
2 15 (12.40%) Degree
3 3 (2.48%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.65%) IIBA
4 2 (1.65%) PMP
5 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.79%) QA
2 5 (4.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.13%) COBIT
3 3 (2.48%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (12.40%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.96%) Oracle
3 4 (3.31%) Metastorm
3 4 (3.31%) Teradata
4 3 (2.48%) Business Objects
4 3 (2.48%) SAP
4 3 (2.48%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.65%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.65%) Google
5 2 (1.65%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.83%) SunGard
6 1 (0.83%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.83%) Fiserv
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Healthcare, Pension, Discount
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Warrington
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 25 days ago