The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
North West / Cheshire
Rank 51 49 78
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 38 59 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.80% 4.45% 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.95% 4.60% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 31 59 36
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,244 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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
963 1282 1740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.30% 96.75% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 772 1118 1459
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,999 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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 22 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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 -4 13 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Crewe -3 9 £37,500 +4.16% 1
Wilmslow -8 6 £40,500 +14.69%
Chester - 1 £35,000 -
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 50 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 37 (47.44%) Finance
4 17 (21.79%) SDLC
5 14 (17.95%) Scrum
6 13 (16.67%) TDD
6 13 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 11 (14.10%) Translating Business Requirements
7 11 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (11.54%) Data Analysis
9 9 (11.54%) PMI
9 9 (11.54%) PMI Certification
9 9 (11.54%) ISEB
10 8 (10.26%) OOD
10 8 (10.26%) OO
10 8 (10.26%) iPad
10 8 (10.26%) Process Improvement
10 8 (10.26%) User Stories
11 7 (8.97%) BPMN
11 7 (8.97%) Spreadsheet
11 7 (8.97%) ERP
11 7 (8.97%) SQL
11 7 (8.97%) Banking
11 7 (8.97%) Advertising
12 6 (7.69%) Corporate Banking
12 6 (7.69%) Project Management
13 5 (6.41%) HP
13 5 (6.41%) Cognizant
13 5 (6.41%) GAP Analysis

Business Analyst Skill Set
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 1 (1.28%) Confluence
1 1 (1.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Exstream
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.28%) Big Data
1 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) JIRA
General
1 37 (47.44%) Finance
2 7 (8.97%) Advertising
2 7 (8.97%) Banking
3 6 (7.69%) Corporate Banking
4 5 (6.41%) Marketing
5 2 (2.56%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.56%) Legal
6 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Retail
6 1 (1.28%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.28%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.54%) PMI
3 8 (10.26%) iPad
4 5 (6.41%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.28%) Telematics
6 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.28%) Linux
1 1 (1.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 17 (21.79%) SDLC
4 14 (17.95%) Scrum
5 13 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 13 (16.67%) TDD
6 11 (14.10%) Translating Business Requirements
7 10 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (11.54%) Data Analysis
9 8 (10.26%) OO
9 8 (10.26%) OOD
9 8 (10.26%) Process Improvement
9 8 (10.26%) User Stories
10 7 (8.97%) BPMN
10 7 (8.97%) ERP
11 6 (7.69%) Project Management
12 5 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (6.41%) Data Modelling
12 5 (6.41%) GAP Analysis
12 5 (6.41%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.97%) SQL
2 1 (1.28%) Java
2 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) ISEB
1 9 (11.54%) PMI Certification
2 5 (6.41%) IIBA
3 2 (2.56%) Degree
4 1 (1.28%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) SEPA
1 1 (1.28%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (6.41%) Cognizant
1 5 (6.41%) HP
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Ince, Cheshire
Networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 11 days ago
Ince, Cheshire
Networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 11 days ago
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Posted: 16 days ago