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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 66 94 81
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -13
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 31 37 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.76% 2.14% 2.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.22% 2.39% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 42
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £38,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median 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
964 1548 1652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.69% 89.69% 86.45%
Number of salaries quoted 842 1271 1309
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Warrington -6 8 £47,500 +18.75%
Crewe - 8 £37,500 -
Knutsford - 4 - -
Wilmslow - 2 £41,500 - 1
Chester +20 1 £55,000 +4.76%
Macclesfield -16 1 £47,500 +18.75%
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 44 (61.11%) Finance
2 24 (33.33%) Project Management
3 21 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (27.78%) ISEB
5 17 (23.61%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (19.44%) BPMN
7 13 (18.06%) Degree
7 13 (18.06%) UML
8 12 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
8 12 (16.67%) SDLC
9 11 (15.28%) SQL
10 9 (12.50%) PRINCE2
10 9 (12.50%) Banking
10 9 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
11 8 (11.11%) Data Analysis
11 8 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (11.11%) BPR
12 7 (9.72%) GAP Analysis
12 7 (9.72%) SAS
12 7 (9.72%) SQL Server
12 7 (9.72%) Local Government
12 7 (9.72%) Retail
13 6 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (8.33%) Data Management
13 6 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
13 6 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 6 (8.33%) Risk Management
13 6 (8.33%) Advertising
13 6 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
14 5 (6.94%) Change Control

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 7 (9.72%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.39%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.39%) MS Project
3 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Exstream
2 2 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (1.39%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.72%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.39%) Big Data
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.39%) Power BI
4 1 (1.39%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (1.39%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Android Studio
1 2 (2.78%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.78%) JUnit
1 2 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 44 (61.11%) Finance
2 9 (12.50%) Banking
3 7 (9.72%) Local Government
3 7 (9.72%) Retail
4 6 (8.33%) Advertising
5 4 (5.56%) Corporate Banking
6 3 (4.17%) Marketing
7 1 (1.39%) Billing
7 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.39%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (66.67%) Analyst
2 43 (59.72%) Business Analyst
3 16 (22.22%) Business IT Analyst
3 16 (22.22%) IT Analyst
3 16 (22.22%) IT Business Analyst
4 15 (20.83%) Business Systems Analyst
5 12 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
6 10 (13.89%) Project Manager
7 9 (12.50%) IT Manager
7 9 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
8 8 (11.11%) Business Change Analyst
8 8 (11.11%) Business Change Business Analyst
9 7 (9.72%) Graduate
9 7 (9.72%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (9.72%) Senior Business Analyst
10 5 (6.94%) Developer
10 5 (6.94%) Junior
10 5 (6.94%) Junior Analyst
10 5 (6.94%) Junior Business Analyst
11 4 (5.56%) Junior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) HTML
2 2 (2.78%) .NET
2 2 (2.78%) Android SDK
2 2 (2.78%) RESTful
2 2 (2.78%) Web Services
3 1 (1.39%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.39%) CSS
3 1 (1.39%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.56%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.17%) iPad
4 3 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.78%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.78%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.39%) Linked Data
6 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.39%) NHS
6 1 (1.39%) PMI
6 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.78%) Android
2 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.33%) Project Management
2 21 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (19.44%) BPMN
4 13 (18.06%) UML
5 12 (16.67%) SDLC
5 12 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
6 9 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 9 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
7 8 (11.11%) BPR
7 8 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 7 (9.72%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (8.33%) Data Management
9 6 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (8.33%) Risk Management
9 6 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (6.94%) Data Migration
10 5 (6.94%) Information Security
10 5 (6.94%) Scrum
10 5 (6.94%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.28%) SQL
2 3 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (27.78%) ISEB
2 13 (18.06%) Degree
3 6 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (5.56%) IIBA
5 1 (1.39%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.39%) SEPA
Vendors
1 4 (5.56%) Cognizant
1 4 (5.56%) HP
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle
3 2 (2.78%) Cisco
3 2 (2.78%) Google
3 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.39%) SAP
4 1 (1.39%) Tableau
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