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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 54 40 76
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 36 88 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.44% 5.43% 2.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.58% 5.66% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 34 71 45
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £35,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,001 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
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
1005 1556 1722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.99% 95.99% 98.51%
Number of salaries quoted 865 1224 1280
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 0 19 £36,250 -12.12% 1
Chester -26 4 £47,500 +22.58%
Crewe +16 1 £36,000 -12.72%
Knutsford +3 1 £37,500 -21.05%
Wilmslow -8 1 £42,500 - 1
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 61 (66.30%) Business Analysis
2 55 (59.78%) Finance
3 54 (58.70%) ISEB
4 45 (48.91%) UML
4 45 (48.91%) Analytical Skills
5 44 (47.83%) SDLC
6 40 (43.48%) Systems Analysis
7 36 (39.13%) BPMN
8 28 (30.43%) Migration
8 28 (30.43%) Data Migration
9 27 (29.35%) Data Management
10 20 (21.74%) Management Information System
11 19 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (15.22%) Line Management
13 12 (13.04%) Waterfall
14 10 (10.87%) Use Case
14 10 (10.87%) Six Sigma
15 9 (9.78%) BPR
15 9 (9.78%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (9.78%) Lean Six Sigma
16 7 (7.61%) Degree
16 7 (7.61%) Change Management
17 6 (6.52%) Project Management
18 5 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
18 5 (5.43%) Target Operating Model
19 4 (4.35%) Translating Business Requirements
19 4 (4.35%) Process Improvement
19 4 (4.35%) Business Transformation
19 4 (4.35%) Requirements Engineering

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 2 (2.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (2.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.09%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 55 (59.78%) Finance
2 3 (3.26%) Advertising
3 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.09%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.17%) .NET
1 2 (2.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 45 (48.91%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (21.74%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.09%) PlayStation
3 1 (1.09%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (66.30%) Business Analysis
2 45 (48.91%) UML
3 44 (47.83%) SDLC
4 40 (43.48%) Systems Analysis
5 36 (39.13%) BPMN
6 28 (30.43%) Data Migration
6 28 (30.43%) Migration
7 27 (29.35%) Data Management
8 19 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (15.22%) Line Management
9 14 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (13.04%) Waterfall
11 10 (10.87%) Six Sigma
11 10 (10.87%) Use Case
12 9 (9.78%) BPR
12 9 (9.78%) Lean Six Sigma
12 9 (9.78%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (7.61%) Change Management
14 6 (6.52%) Project Management
15 5 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.26%) SQL
2 2 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 54 (58.70%) ISEB
2 7 (7.61%) Degree
3 3 (3.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.09%) CIMA
4 1 (1.09%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 2 (2.17%) Adobe
2 1 (1.09%) Cognos
2 1 (1.09%) Google
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