The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 58 58 85
Rank change year-on-year
0 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 67 64 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.67% 3.94% 2.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.90% 4.20% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 46 43 40
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
Business Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1718 1524 1872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.03% 93.90% 94.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1350 1172 1504
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Cheshire region.

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Cheshire

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 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 +24 29 £41,250 +3.12% 4
Chester +6 12 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Runcorn - 5 £26,500 -
Crewe +17 3 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Macclesfield -22 3 £37,500 +2.04% 1
Wilmslow - 3 £37,500 -
Sandbach - 2 - -
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 75 (41.21%) Finance
2 71 (39.01%) Business Analysis
3 54 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (28.02%) UML
5 38 (20.88%) ISEB
5 38 (20.88%) Systems Analysis
5 38 (20.88%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (15.93%) BPMN
7 23 (12.64%) Project Management
8 21 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (10.99%) MS Visio
10 19 (10.44%) Telecoms
10 19 (10.44%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (9.89%) Degree
12 17 (9.34%) Scrum
13 16 (8.79%) Management Information System
14 15 (8.24%) Billing
15 14 (7.69%) .NET
16 13 (7.14%) Java
16 13 (7.14%) Data Mapping
17 12 (6.59%) PRINCE2
17 12 (6.59%) ERP
18 11 (6.04%) Data Modelling
18 11 (6.04%) SAP
18 11 (6.04%) Product Management
18 11 (6.04%) User Stories
19 10 (5.49%) Waterfall
19 10 (5.49%) QA
19 10 (5.49%) Manufacturing
20 9 (4.95%) Change Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.20%) SAS
2 3 (1.65%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.10%) Lync
3 2 (1.10%) Documentum
4 1 (0.55%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (10.99%) MS Visio
2 8 (4.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.20%) MS Office
3 4 (2.20%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.10%) FastStats
4 2 (1.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (3.85%) SAP FI
1 7 (3.85%) SAP CO
1 7 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
1 7 (3.85%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.55%) BPCS
2 1 (0.55%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.55%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.55%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (3.85%) SAP BW
3 6 (3.30%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.10%) QlikView
4 2 (1.10%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.55%) MySQL
5 1 (0.55%) MS Access
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.10%) JIRA
General
1 75 (41.21%) Finance
2 19 (10.44%) Telecoms
3 15 (8.24%) Billing
4 10 (5.49%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.85%) German Language
6 5 (2.75%) Marketing
6 5 (2.75%) Banking
7 4 (2.20%) Retail
8 2 (1.10%) Back Office
9 1 (0.55%) Advertising
9 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.69%) .NET
2 6 (3.30%) Web Services
3 5 (2.75%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.55%) HTML
4 1 (0.55%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (20.88%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.79%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.30%) User Experience
5 2 (1.10%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.10%) Statistics
6 1 (0.55%) PMI
6 1 (0.55%) AS400
6 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.55%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.55%) Telematics
6 1 (0.55%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (39.01%) Business Analysis
2 54 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (28.02%) UML
4 38 (20.88%) Systems Analysis
5 29 (15.93%) BPMN
6 23 (12.64%) Project Management
7 19 (10.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (9.34%) Scrum
9 13 (7.14%) Data Mapping
10 12 (6.59%) PRINCE2
10 12 (6.59%) ERP
11 11 (6.04%) Data Modelling
11 11 (6.04%) Product Management
11 11 (6.04%) User Stories
12 10 (5.49%) Waterfall
13 9 (4.95%) Change Management
13 9 (4.95%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (4.95%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (4.95%) Analytics
14 8 (4.40%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.14%) Java
2 7 (3.85%) SQL
3 4 (2.20%) T-SQL
3 4 (2.20%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (20.88%) ISEB
2 18 (9.89%) Degree
3 8 (4.40%) CBAP
4 2 (1.10%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.10%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.10%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.55%) PMP
5 1 (0.55%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.49%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) WAI
Systems Management
1 5 (2.75%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 11 (6.04%) SAP
2 7 (3.85%) Hyperion
3 4 (2.20%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.10%) SmartFocus
4 2 (1.10%) Teradata
4 2 (1.10%) Minitab
4 2 (1.10%) IBM
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle
5 1 (0.55%) SunGard
5 1 (0.55%) Sage
5 1 (0.55%) Northgate
5 1 (0.55%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.55%) Fiserv
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Salary Inc Car Allowance
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warrington
Ascent People
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
Ascent People
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Searchability
Salary: £23000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Virtual Resources
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Crewe
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + CAR
Posted: 27 days ago