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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 65 56 71
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 68 71 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.92% 3.70% 2.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.07% 3.92% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 52 61 40
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £41,150
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1669 1812 1495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.14% 94.52% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 1448 1209
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
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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 +4 23 £40,000 +2.56%
Chester +4 15 £40,000 +30.08%
Knutsford +4 6 £55,000 +18.27% 2
Runcorn - 3 £40,000 -
Macclesfield +15 2 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Wilmslow -3 1 £42,500 +37.09%
Alderley Edge - 1 - - 1
Ellesmere Port - 1 £42,500 -
Widnes - 1 £45,000 -
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 70 (38.46%) UML
1 70 (38.46%) Finance
2 61 (33.52%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (33.52%) Business Analysis
3 53 (29.12%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (25.27%) Systems Analysis
5 36 (19.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (18.13%) SDLC
7 25 (13.74%) Telecoms
7 25 (13.74%) Java
8 24 (13.19%) ISEB
9 22 (12.09%) SQL
9 22 (12.09%) BPMN
10 21 (11.54%) Use Case
11 20 (10.99%) User Stories
11 20 (10.99%) E-Commerce
12 18 (9.89%) QA
13 17 (9.34%) Scrum
13 17 (9.34%) Retail
14 16 (8.79%) Data Management
14 16 (8.79%) MS Excel
15 15 (8.24%) Management Information System
16 14 (7.69%) Banking
16 14 (7.69%) Business Transformation
17 13 (7.14%) Migration
17 13 (7.14%) SQL Server
18 12 (6.59%) ETL
18 12 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
18 12 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 12 (6.59%) Degree

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 11 (6.04%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.65%) Documentum
3 1 (0.55%) Lync
3 1 (0.55%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (8.79%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.40%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.65%) MS Office
4 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.55%) FastStats
4 1 (0.55%) SPSS
4 1 (0.55%) MS Project
4 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.40%) Dynamics NAV
1 8 (4.40%) Dynamics GP
2 6 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.30%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (2.20%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.10%) Agresso
4 2 (1.10%) Sage 200
4 2 (1.10%) Sage ERP X3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.49%) Internet
2 5 (2.75%) Wireless
3 1 (0.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (3.30%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (3.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (2.75%) IBM InfoSphere
5 5 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.65%) QlikView
7 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.55%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.55%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.55%) DataStage
7 1 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.55%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.55%) Subversion
General
1 70 (38.46%) Finance
2 25 (13.74%) Telecoms
3 17 (9.34%) Retail
4 14 (7.69%) Banking
5 10 (5.49%) Financial Institution
6 9 (4.95%) Retail Banking
7 6 (3.30%) General Ledger
8 5 (2.75%) Advertising
8 5 (2.75%) Marketing
8 5 (2.75%) Billing
9 4 (2.20%) Back Office
10 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.55%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.20%) EDI
1 4 (2.20%) .NET
2 3 (1.65%) XML
3 1 (0.55%) MDX
3 1 (0.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 53 (29.12%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.24%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.75%) User Experience
4 4 (2.20%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.55%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.55%) Telematics
5 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.55%) EFT
5 1 (0.55%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (38.46%) UML
2 61 (33.52%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (33.52%) Business Analysis
3 46 (25.27%) Systems Analysis
4 36 (19.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 33 (18.13%) SDLC
6 22 (12.09%) BPMN
7 21 (11.54%) Use Case
8 20 (10.99%) User Stories
8 20 (10.99%) E-Commerce
9 17 (9.34%) Scrum
10 16 (8.79%) Data Management
11 14 (7.69%) Business Transformation
12 13 (7.14%) Migration
13 12 (6.59%) ETL
13 12 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (6.04%) GAP Analysis
15 10 (5.49%) Data Migration
16 9 (4.95%) ERP
16 9 (4.95%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 25 (13.74%) Java
2 22 (12.09%) SQL
3 2 (1.10%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.55%) PHP
4 1 (0.55%) RPG
4 1 (0.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (13.19%) ISEB
2 12 (6.59%) Degree
3 3 (1.65%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.65%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.10%) CIMA
4 2 (1.10%) IIBA
5 1 (0.55%) PMP
5 1 (0.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.89%) QA
2 5 (2.75%) SLA
3 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 10 (5.49%) SAP
2 8 (4.40%) IBM
2 8 (4.40%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.40%) JD Edwards
2 8 (4.40%) Sage
3 7 (3.85%) Oracle
4 6 (3.30%) Epicor
5 5 (2.75%) Embarcadero
5 5 (2.75%) Teradata
6 3 (1.65%) Infor
7 2 (1.10%) Cognos
7 2 (1.10%) Vertica
7 2 (1.10%) Talend
8 1 (0.55%) Tableau
8 1 (0.55%) HP
8 1 (0.55%) Informatica
8 1 (0.55%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.55%) Minitab
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