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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 76 84 88
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 48 40 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.53% 2.37% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.97% 2.92% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 45 22 50
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 £37,500 £23,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £44,300 £48,250
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
1618 1371 1866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.34% 81.12% 84.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1416 1079 1616
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £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 24 December 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 December 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 +15 17 £41,250 +26.92%
Chester +2 9 £42,000 -1.17% 1
Wilmslow - 6 £37,500 -
Knutsford - 3 £47,000 -
Crewe +18 2 £38,250 - 2
Macclesfield -9 2 £40,000 +1.26%
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 77 (61.11%) Finance
2 45 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (29.37%) ISEB
4 36 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (20.63%) Project Management
6 25 (19.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (18.25%) Systems Analysis
8 22 (17.46%) UML
8 22 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (15.87%) SQL
9 20 (15.87%) Microsoft
10 19 (15.08%) BPMN
11 18 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (14.29%) Degree
12 17 (13.49%) SQL Server
12 17 (13.49%) ETL
12 17 (13.49%) Scrum
13 16 (12.70%) MS Visio
13 16 (12.70%) Data Modelling
14 14 (11.11%) PRINCE2
14 14 (11.11%) Teradata
15 12 (9.52%) ERP
15 12 (9.52%) PMI Certification
16 11 (8.73%) Informatica
16 11 (8.73%) Change Management
16 11 (8.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 11 (8.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 11 (8.73%) QA
16 11 (8.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 11 (8.73%) Waterfall

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (3.97%) SAS
2 2 (1.59%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.79%) CMS
3 1 (0.79%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (12.70%) MS Visio
2 7 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.17%) MS Project
5 1 (0.79%) MS Office
5 1 (0.79%) RoboHelp
5 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.79%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.17%) Internet
2 2 (1.59%) TETRA
3 1 (0.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (13.49%) SQL Server
3 11 (8.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (8.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (8.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.17%) SAP Data Services
5 4 (3.17%) BODI
6 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.38%) QlikView
7 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.59%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.59%) JIRA
2 1 (0.79%) TestComplete
2 1 (0.79%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 77 (61.11%) Finance
2 10 (7.94%) Advertising
2 10 (7.94%) Banking
3 8 (6.35%) Retail
3 8 (6.35%) Marketing
4 3 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 100 (79.37%) Analyst
2 89 (70.63%) Business Analyst
3 25 (19.84%) Systems Analyst
4 22 (17.46%) Business Systems Analyst
5 14 (11.11%) Project Manager
6 12 (9.52%) Financial Business Analyst
6 12 (9.52%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 7 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (4.76%) Senior Manager
8 6 (4.76%) Programme Manager
8 6 (4.76%) Senior Programme Manager
8 6 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
8 6 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
8 6 (4.76%) Business Manager
9 5 (3.97%) Senior IT Programme Manager
9 5 (3.97%) Technical Leader
9 5 (3.97%) Agile Business Analyst
9 5 (3.97%) Payments Business Analyst
9 5 (3.97%) Senior IT Project Manager
9 5 (3.97%) IT Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.94%) .NET
2 5 (3.97%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.59%) Web Services
4 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 45 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.38%) PMI
4 2 (1.59%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.38%) Windows
2 1 (0.79%) Linux
2 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (20.63%) Project Management
3 25 (19.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (18.25%) Systems Analysis
5 22 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (17.46%) UML
6 19 (15.08%) BPMN
7 17 (13.49%) ETL
7 17 (13.49%) Scrum
8 16 (12.70%) Data Modelling
9 14 (11.11%) PRINCE2
10 12 (9.52%) ERP
11 11 (8.73%) Change Management
11 11 (8.73%) Waterfall
11 11 (8.73%) Data Transformation
11 11 (8.73%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (5.56%) Financial Analysis
12 7 (5.56%) Validation
12 7 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.87%) SQL
2 5 (3.97%) VB
2 5 (3.97%) Java
3 2 (1.59%) C#
4 1 (0.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 37 (29.37%) ISEB
2 18 (14.29%) Degree
3 12 (9.52%) PMI Certification
4 10 (7.94%) PMP
5 8 (6.35%) CBAP
6 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.73%) QA
2 9 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (15.87%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.11%) Teradata
3 11 (8.73%) Informatica
4 9 (7.14%) Oracle
5 4 (3.17%) Netezza
6 2 (1.59%) Siebel
7 1 (0.79%) SAP
7 1 (0.79%) Northgate
7 1 (0.79%) Sage
7 1 (0.79%) VMware
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