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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 64 56 59
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 36 64 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.17% 4.40% 4.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 4.53% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 34 64 67
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -0.57%
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
1101 1412 1842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.00% 97.18% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 920 1257 1614
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,080 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 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 +10 11 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Wilmslow -13 8 £40,500 -21.21%
Crewe -11 5 £40,000 +11.11%
Chester +13 4 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Knutsford +6 1 - -
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 53 (73.61%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 30 (41.67%) Finance
4 16 (22.22%) Scrum
5 13 (18.06%) TDD
6 12 (16.67%) User Stories
7 10 (13.89%) SDLC
7 10 (13.89%) Process Improvement
7 10 (13.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 10 (13.89%) Translating Business Requirements
7 10 (13.89%) SQL
7 10 (13.89%) ISEB
7 10 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (12.50%) iPad
9 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (11.11%) OOD
9 8 (11.11%) OO
9 8 (11.11%) Data Analysis
10 7 (9.72%) GAP Analysis
10 7 (9.72%) BPMN
11 6 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
11 6 (8.33%) Advertising
11 6 (8.33%) Project Management
11 6 (8.33%) PMI
11 6 (8.33%) PMI Certification
11 6 (8.33%) Banking
12 5 (6.94%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (6.94%) Corporate Banking
12 5 (6.94%) Cognizant
12 5 (6.94%) Data Modelling

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 (1.39%) Confluence
1 1 (1.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) Big Data
1 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) JIRA
1 1 (1.39%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 30 (41.67%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Advertising
2 6 (8.33%) Banking
3 5 (6.94%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (5.56%) Marketing
5 2 (2.78%) Legal
6 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.39%) Retail
6 1 (1.39%) Wholesale Banking
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) iPad
2 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.33%) PMI
4 5 (6.94%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.39%) Telematics
5 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (73.61%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 16 (22.22%) Scrum
4 13 (18.06%) TDD
5 12 (16.67%) User Stories
6 10 (13.89%) Process Improvement
6 10 (13.89%) SDLC
6 10 (13.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 10 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (13.89%) Translating Business Requirements
7 8 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 8 (11.11%) OO
7 8 (11.11%) OOD
8 7 (9.72%) BPMN
8 7 (9.72%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (8.33%) Project Management
10 5 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.94%) Data Modelling
10 5 (6.94%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (6.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (13.89%) ISEB
2 6 (8.33%) PMI Certification
3 5 (6.94%) IIBA
4 1 (1.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
1 1 (1.39%) SEPA
Vendors
1 5 (6.94%) Cognizant
1 5 (6.94%) HP
2 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.39%) Talend
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