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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 41 72 106
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +34
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 79 52 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.82% 2.91% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 3.62% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 54 49 8
Average salary £41,750 £39,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.05% -9.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £26,600 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £66,000 £46,500
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
1422 1435 1439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.76% 80.21% 78.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1101 1077 1119
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +25 35 £42,000 +5.00% 1
Crewe -1 12 £40,000 +6.66%
Chester +11 11 £40,000 +73.91% 1
Knutsford - 5 £38,250 - 1
Macclesfield +8 4 £40,000 +10.34% 2
Wilmslow +2 1 £55,000 +76.00%
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 57 (47.11%) Finance
2 37 (30.58%) Systems Analysis
3 35 (28.93%) UML
4 32 (26.45%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (24.79%) ISEB
6 25 (20.66%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (19.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (16.53%) SQL
8 20 (16.53%) BPMN
9 19 (15.70%) .NET
9 19 (15.70%) SQL Server
10 15 (12.40%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (12.40%) Microsoft
11 14 (11.57%) Scrum
12 13 (10.74%) Project Management
12 13 (10.74%) Degree
13 10 (8.26%) Data Modelling
13 10 (8.26%) ETL
13 10 (8.26%) MS Excel
13 10 (8.26%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (8.26%) Management Information System
13 10 (8.26%) Financial Institution
14 9 (7.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (7.44%) MS Visio
14 9 (7.44%) CRM
14 9 (7.44%) MS Office
14 9 (7.44%) Use Case
14 9 (7.44%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (7.44%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (7.44%) SDLC

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 5 (4.13%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.48%) SAS
3 2 (1.65%) CMS
4 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (8.26%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.44%) MS Visio
2 9 (7.44%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 7 (5.79%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (5.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.48%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.83%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) SaaS
2 1 (0.83%) GitHub
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.83%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.70%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.26%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (7.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (7.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (4.96%) OLAP Cube
5 6 (4.96%) OLAP
5 6 (4.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.31%) DTS
7 3 (2.48%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.65%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.83%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (0.83%) JIRA
General
1 57 (47.11%) Finance
2 10 (8.26%) Financial Institution
3 6 (4.96%) Retail
4 2 (1.65%) Banking
4 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.83%) Advertising
5 1 (0.83%) Back Office
5 1 (0.83%) Marketing
5 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 78 (64.46%) Analyst
2 68 (56.20%) Business Analyst
3 27 (22.31%) Systems Analyst
4 26 (21.49%) Business Systems Analyst
5 17 (14.05%) IT Business Analyst
6 14 (11.57%) Business IT Analyst
7 8 (6.61%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (6.61%) Senior Business Analyst
8 7 (5.79%) Team Leader
8 7 (5.79%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 7 (5.79%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
8 7 (5.79%) Project Manager
8 7 (5.79%) DBA
8 7 (5.79%) Senior IT Business Analyst
9 6 (4.96%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.96%) Designer
9 6 (4.96%) Lead Architect
9 6 (4.96%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 6 (4.96%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.96%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.70%) .NET
2 7 (5.79%) Web Services
3 3 (2.48%) HTML
3 3 (2.48%) CSS
4 2 (1.65%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.65%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.66%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.26%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.79%) Replication
3 7 (5.79%) Clustering
4 5 (4.13%) NHS
5 4 (3.31%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.31%) User Experience
6 2 (1.65%) Psychology
6 2 (1.65%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.65%) PMI
7 1 (0.83%) Statistics
7 1 (0.83%) Economics
7 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.83%) Life Science
7 1 (0.83%) Human Factors
7 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.83%) Physics
7 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.31%) UNIX
2 2 (1.65%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.65%) Windows XP
2 2 (1.65%) Windows
3 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.83%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (30.58%) Systems Analysis
2 35 (28.93%) UML
3 32 (26.45%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (19.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (16.53%) BPMN
6 15 (12.40%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (11.57%) Scrum
8 13 (10.74%) Project Management
9 10 (8.26%) Data Modelling
9 10 (8.26%) ETL
10 9 (7.44%) CRM
10 9 (7.44%) Use Case
10 9 (7.44%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (7.44%) SDLC
11 8 (6.61%) Software Delivery
11 8 (6.61%) Web Development
11 8 (6.61%) User Stories
11 8 (6.61%) ITIL
11 8 (6.61%) Workflow
12 7 (5.79%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.53%) SQL
2 8 (6.61%) T-SQL
3 7 (5.79%) C#
4 5 (4.13%) Java
4 5 (4.13%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.31%) VBScript
5 4 (3.31%) VB
6 3 (2.48%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.48%) C++
7 2 (1.65%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 2 (1.65%) Python
8 1 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (24.79%) ISEB
2 13 (10.74%) Degree
3 4 (3.31%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.65%) IIBA
4 2 (1.65%) CBAP
4 2 (1.65%) PMP
5 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.61%) QA
2 5 (4.13%) COBIT
2 5 (4.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.48%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (12.40%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.79%) Oracle
3 5 (4.13%) Teradata
4 4 (3.31%) Metastorm
5 3 (2.48%) Business Objects
5 3 (2.48%) SAP
5 3 (2.48%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.83%) Google
6 1 (0.83%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.83%) SunGard
6 1 (0.83%) Fiserv
6 1 (0.83%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.83%) DevExpress
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