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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 83 83 79
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 43 45 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.50% 2.51% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 3.01% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 32 36 38
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -4.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,401 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.68% +2.11%
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
1498 1493 1349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.19% 83.27% 78.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1171 1168 1093
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 £28,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 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 30 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
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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 +3 16 £39,500 +1.28% 3
Macclesfield +14 6 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Chester +3 6 £40,000 +2.56% 2
Knutsford -3 1 £31,500 -38.53%
Crewe -8 1 £40,000 - 1
Ellesmere Port - 1 £42,500 - 1
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 56 (46.67%) Finance
2 37 (30.83%) Systems Analysis
3 36 (30.00%) UML
4 28 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (20.83%) SQL
6 24 (20.00%) ISEB
6 24 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (18.33%) SQL Server
8 21 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (15.83%) .NET
10 16 (13.33%) BPMN
11 15 (12.50%) Use Case
11 15 (12.50%) Project Management
12 14 (11.67%) Management Information System
12 14 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (11.67%) Microsoft
12 14 (11.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (11.67%) Degree
13 13 (10.83%) ETL
13 13 (10.83%) C#
13 13 (10.83%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (10.00%) Scrum
15 11 (9.17%) Replication
15 11 (9.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (9.17%) CRM
15 11 (9.17%) SharePoint
15 11 (9.17%) T-SQL
16 10 (8.33%) Data Modelling
16 10 (8.33%) MS Excel
16 10 (8.33%) Financial Institution

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 11 (9.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.67%) SAS
2 2 (1.67%) CMS
2 2 (1.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.50%) MS Office
3 5 (4.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (5.83%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (2.50%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.83%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.67%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.67%) GitHub
1 2 (1.67%) Trello
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (10.83%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (9.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (5.83%) Relational Database
6 7 (5.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (5.00%) OLAP Cube
7 6 (5.00%) OLAP
8 4 (3.33%) DTS
9 3 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
General
1 56 (46.67%) Finance
2 10 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 6 (5.00%) Retail
4 4 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.50%) Advertising
6 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.67%) Billing
6 2 (1.67%) Marketing
7 1 (0.83%) Back Office
7 1 (0.83%) Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (60.00%) Analyst
2 62 (51.67%) Business Analyst
3 21 (17.50%) Systems Analyst
4 20 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
5 18 (15.00%) IT Business Analyst
6 15 (12.50%) Business IT Analyst
7 12 (10.00%) DBA
8 10 (8.33%) Developer
8 10 (8.33%) SQL DBA
9 9 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (7.50%) Senior Business Analyst
10 8 (6.67%) Team Leader
11 7 (5.83%) Senior IT Business Analyst
11 7 (5.83%) Senior Systems Analyst
11 7 (5.83%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
12 6 (5.00%) Lead Architect
12 6 (5.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
12 6 (5.00%) SQL Developer
12 6 (5.00%) Architect
12 6 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.83%) .NET
2 8 (6.67%) Web Services
3 4 (3.33%) HTML
3 4 (3.33%) CSS
4 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.67%) Management Information System
3 11 (9.17%) Replication
4 7 (5.83%) Clustering
5 5 (4.17%) NHS
5 5 (4.17%) User Experience
6 4 (3.33%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.50%) Psychology
8 2 (1.67%) Human Factors
8 2 (1.67%) 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
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.33%) UNIX
2 3 (2.50%) Windows
3 2 (1.67%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.83%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (30.83%) Systems Analysis
2 36 (30.00%) UML
3 28 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (13.33%) BPMN
6 15 (12.50%) Use Case
6 15 (12.50%) Project Management
7 14 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (10.83%) ETL
9 12 (10.00%) Scrum
10 11 (9.17%) CRM
11 10 (8.33%) Data Modelling
12 9 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (7.50%) SDLC
13 8 (6.67%) Software Delivery
13 8 (6.67%) Business Transformation
13 8 (6.67%) Process Improvement
13 8 (6.67%) User Stories
13 8 (6.67%) Web Development
13 8 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 25 (20.83%) SQL
2 13 (10.83%) C#
3 11 (9.17%) T-SQL
4 7 (5.83%) Java
5 6 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.33%) VBScript
7 4 (3.33%) VB
8 2 (1.67%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.67%) Python
8 2 (1.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 2 (1.67%) C++
9 1 (0.83%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (20.00%) ISEB
2 14 (11.67%) Degree
3 2 (1.67%) IIBA
3 2 (1.67%) PMP
3 2 (1.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.83%) MCSA
4 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (4.17%) COBIT
1 5 (4.17%) QA
2 3 (2.50%) GCP
2 3 (2.50%) GLP
2 3 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (11.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.00%) Oracle
3 4 (3.33%) Metastorm
3 4 (3.33%) Teradata
4 3 (2.50%) SAP
4 3 (2.50%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.67%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.67%) Google
5 2 (1.67%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.83%) SunGard
6 1 (0.83%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.83%) Fiserv
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