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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 64 86 56
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -30
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 36 42 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.03% 2.55% 4.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.54% 2.90% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 27 38 69
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,050 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £47,250 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
1017 1446 1717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.68% 87.96% 87.07%
Number of salaries quoted 882 1232 1408
Median salary £38,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.09% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe +8 9 £37,500 +4.16%
Warrington -8 6 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Knutsford - 5 - -
Wilmslow - 5 £40,500 -
Chester +18 1 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Macclesfield -18 1 £47,500 +18.75%
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 38 (60.32%) Finance
2 21 (33.33%) Project Management
2 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (23.81%) ISEB
4 12 (19.05%) SQL
4 12 (19.05%) SDLC
5 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (17.46%) Degree
6 10 (15.87%) BPMN
6 10 (15.87%) Data Analysis
6 10 (15.87%) Translating Business Requirements
7 9 (14.29%) UML
7 9 (14.29%) Banking
8 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (12.70%) GAP Analysis
9 7 (11.11%) Advertising
9 7 (11.11%) PRINCE2
9 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
9 7 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
10 6 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (9.52%) Scrum
10 6 (9.52%) TDD
10 6 (9.52%) Data Modelling
11 5 (7.94%) B2B
11 5 (7.94%) HP
11 5 (7.94%) Information Security
11 5 (7.94%) Risk Management
11 5 (7.94%) Cognizant
11 5 (7.94%) BPR

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.35%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.59%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.59%) MS Project
3 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Exstream
2 2 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (1.59%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (1.59%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.59%) Big Data
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.59%) Power BI
4 1 (1.59%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (1.59%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.59%) Android Studio
2 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.59%) JUnit
2 1 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 38 (60.32%) Finance
2 9 (14.29%) Banking
3 7 (11.11%) Advertising
4 5 (7.94%) Corporate Banking
4 5 (7.94%) Retail
5 4 (6.35%) Local Government
5 4 (6.35%) Marketing
6 1 (1.59%) Billing
6 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.59%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (68.25%) Analyst
2 38 (60.32%) Business Analyst
3 12 (19.05%) Business IT Analyst
3 12 (19.05%) IT Analyst
3 12 (19.05%) IT Business Analyst
4 10 (15.87%) Business Systems Analyst
4 10 (15.87%) Project Manager
4 10 (15.87%) Systems Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) IT Manager
5 9 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
6 7 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Junior
7 5 (7.94%) Junior Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Junior Business Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Graduate
8 4 (6.35%) Junior Business Systems Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Junior Systems Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) HTML
2 3 (4.76%) .NET
3 2 (3.17%) CSS
3 2 (3.17%) Web Services
4 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.59%) Android SDK
4 1 (1.59%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.59%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.59%) iOS SDK
4 1 (1.59%) JSON
4 1 (1.59%) RESTful
4 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.94%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.76%) iPad
3 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.76%) PMI
4 2 (3.17%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.59%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.59%) Linked Data
5 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.59%) NHS
5 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) Android
1 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (33.33%) Project Management
2 12 (19.05%) SDLC
3 10 (15.87%) BPMN
3 10 (15.87%) Data Analysis
3 10 (15.87%) Translating Business Requirements
4 9 (14.29%) UML
5 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (12.70%) GAP Analysis
6 7 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 7 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (9.52%) Data Modelling
7 6 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (9.52%) Scrum
7 6 (9.52%) TDD
8 5 (7.94%) B2B
8 5 (7.94%) BPR
8 5 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.94%) Risk Management
8 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.05%) SQL
2 2 (3.17%) Java
2 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.59%) C#
3 1 (1.59%) PHP
3 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (23.81%) ISEB
2 11 (17.46%) Degree
3 5 (7.94%) IIBA
3 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (4.76%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.17%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) SEPA
Vendors
1 5 (7.94%) Cognizant
1 5 (7.94%) HP
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle
3 2 (3.17%) Cisco
3 2 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.59%) Google
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.59%) SAP
4 1 (1.59%) Tableau
Chester
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Computer People
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
JM
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Warrington
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago