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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 59 60 85
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +25
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 77 56 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.94% 3.54% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.72% 4.29% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 65 51 40
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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
1632 1304 1638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.52% 82.48% 77.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1322 1046 1387
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +2 20 £39,250 -7.64% 3
Wilmslow - 10 £31,750 - 2
Knutsford -5 8 £36,250 -9.37% 3
Crewe +2 7 £46,500 - 2
Macclesfield 0 7 £37,500 -18.47% 3
Chester -26 2 - - 1
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 57 (51.35%) Finance
2 37 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (30.63%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (26.13%) Project Management
5 28 (25.23%) UML
6 23 (20.72%) ISEB
6 23 (20.72%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (18.92%) Systems Analysis
8 20 (18.02%) SQL Server
9 18 (16.22%) SQL
10 17 (15.32%) PRINCE2
10 17 (15.32%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (13.51%) Microsoft
11 15 (13.51%) Data Modelling
11 15 (13.51%) BPMN
12 14 (12.61%) ETL
13 13 (11.71%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (10.81%) Degree
15 10 (9.01%) Informatica
15 10 (9.01%) ERP
15 10 (9.01%) Scrum
15 10 (9.01%) Retail
16 9 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
16 9 (8.11%) Advertising
16 9 (8.11%) QA
16 9 (8.11%) Waterfall
17 8 (7.21%) Data Transformation
17 8 (7.21%) Performance Tuning
17 8 (7.21%) Marketing
17 8 (7.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 4 (3.60%) SAS
2 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (6.31%) MS Excel
1 7 (6.31%) MS Visio
2 5 (4.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.70%) MS Project
4 2 (1.80%) SPSS
4 2 (1.80%) RoboHelp
5 1 (0.90%) MS Office
5 1 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) SAP MDM
1 2 (1.80%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.90%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.70%) Internet
2 2 (1.80%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.02%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.71%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (7.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (7.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (7.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.70%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (2.70%) BODI
6 3 (2.70%) QlikView
7 2 (1.80%) Spotfire
7 2 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.80%) PowerCenter
7 2 (1.80%) Big Data
7 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.80%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.80%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.80%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (1.80%) JIRA
1 2 (1.80%) Oracle APEX
General
1 57 (51.35%) Finance
2 10 (9.01%) Retail
3 9 (8.11%) Advertising
4 8 (7.21%) Marketing
5 5 (4.50%) Banking
6 3 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.70%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.90%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.90%) French Language
7 1 (0.90%) German Language
7 1 (0.90%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 90 (81.08%) Analyst
2 80 (72.07%) Business Analyst
3 19 (17.12%) Systems Analyst
4 16 (14.41%) Business Systems Analyst
5 11 (9.91%) Project Manager
6 7 (6.31%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (6.31%) Business Manager
7 5 (4.50%) Payments Business Analyst
7 5 (4.50%) Senior Business Analyst
7 5 (4.50%) Business Project Manager
8 4 (3.60%) Agile Business Analyst
8 4 (3.60%) Data Warehouse Analyst
8 4 (3.60%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (3.60%) Consultant
9 3 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 3 (2.70%) Programme Manager
9 3 (2.70%) Data Analyst
9 3 (2.70%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (2.70%) Business Consultant
9 3 (2.70%) IT Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.21%) .NET
2 6 (5.41%) Web Services
3 4 (3.60%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.80%) XML
5 1 (0.90%) VML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.80%) Taxonomies
2 2 (1.80%) Informatics
2 2 (1.80%) Life Science
2 2 (1.80%) Credit Risk
2 2 (1.80%) Visualisation
3 1 (0.90%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.80%) UNIX
1 2 (1.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (30.63%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (26.13%) Project Management
3 28 (25.23%) UML
4 23 (20.72%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (18.92%) Systems Analysis
6 17 (15.32%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (15.32%) PRINCE2
7 15 (13.51%) Data Modelling
7 15 (13.51%) BPMN
8 14 (12.61%) ETL
9 10 (9.01%) ERP
9 10 (9.01%) Scrum
10 9 (8.11%) Waterfall
11 8 (7.21%) Data Transformation
11 8 (7.21%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (6.31%) Migration
12 7 (6.31%) Software Engineering
12 7 (6.31%) Requirements Analysis
13 6 (5.41%) Validation
13 6 (5.41%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.22%) SQL
2 6 (5.41%) Java
3 3 (2.70%) VB
4 2 (1.80%) Python
4 2 (1.80%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.80%) Perl
4 2 (1.80%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.90%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (20.72%) ISEB
2 12 (10.81%) Degree
3 5 (4.50%) PMP
3 5 (4.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.11%) QA
2 6 (5.41%) SLA
3 2 (1.80%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 15 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.01%) Informatica
3 8 (7.21%) Teradata
4 7 (6.31%) Oracle
5 4 (3.60%) SAP
6 3 (2.70%) Netezza
7 2 (1.80%) Siebel
7 2 (1.80%) IBM
7 2 (1.80%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.80%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.90%) Sage
Crewe, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum £25000 - £45,000 - 30 days holiday /
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Knutsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Knutsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Crewe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus +£4600 Cash/Car
Posted: 22 days ago