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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 43 60 52
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 81 66 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.67% 3.89% 4.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.95% 4.10% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 53 51 48
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £55,000 £45,000
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
1636 1611 1783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.40% 95.04% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1247 1186 1399
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 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,999 £51,000 £52,500
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 27 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 27 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 +36 40 £41,250 +3.12% 5
Chester +8 12 £40,000 - 4
Macclesfield -7 5 £37,500 +11.94% 2
Runcorn - 5 £26,500 -
Crewe +2 3 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Knutsford -11 1 £47,500 - 3
Sandbach - 1 - -
Wilmslow - 1 £37,500 -
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 60 (35.71%) Finance
1 60 (35.71%) Business Analysis
2 55 (32.74%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (29.76%) UML
4 37 (22.02%) ISEB
5 36 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 35 (20.83%) Systems Analysis
7 25 (14.88%) BPMN
8 22 (13.10%) Telecoms
9 17 (10.12%) MS Visio
10 16 (9.52%) Java
10 16 (9.52%) Scrum
11 13 (7.74%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (7.74%) Degree
11 13 (7.74%) QA
11 13 (7.74%) User Stories
12 12 (7.14%) Billing
12 12 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (7.14%) Project Management
12 12 (7.14%) Management Information System
13 10 (5.95%) Product Management
13 10 (5.95%) Change Management
14 9 (5.36%) .NET
14 9 (5.36%) Root Cause Analysis
14 9 (5.36%) Analytics
15 8 (4.76%) CBAP
15 8 (4.76%) Data Mapping
15 8 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
16 7 (4.17%) Data Modelling
16 7 (4.17%) ERP

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.79%) SAS
3 2 (1.19%) Documentum
4 1 (0.60%) CMS
4 1 (0.60%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (10.12%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.38%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.79%) MS Office
3 3 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.60%) FastStats
4 1 (0.60%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.79%) SAP FI
1 3 (1.79%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (1.79%) SAP CO
1 3 (1.79%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.60%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.60%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.60%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.17%) HTTP
2 3 (1.79%) Internet
3 1 (0.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.79%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.19%) QlikView
4 2 (1.19%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.60%) MS Access
5 1 (0.60%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.19%) JIRA
General
1 60 (35.71%) Finance
2 22 (13.10%) Telecoms
3 12 (7.14%) Billing
4 6 (3.57%) Banking
5 5 (2.98%) Retail
5 5 (2.98%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.38%) Back Office
6 4 (2.38%) Marketing
7 3 (1.79%) German Language
8 2 (1.19%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.60%) Advertising
9 1 (0.60%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.36%) .NET
2 6 (3.57%) Web Services
3 4 (2.38%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.60%) HTML
4 1 (0.60%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.57%) User Experience
4 3 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.60%) Telematics
5 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.60%) Statistics
5 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.60%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.60%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (35.71%) Business Analysis
2 55 (32.74%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (29.76%) UML
4 35 (20.83%) Systems Analysis
5 25 (14.88%) BPMN
6 16 (9.52%) Scrum
7 13 (7.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (7.74%) User Stories
8 12 (7.14%) Project Management
9 10 (5.95%) Change Management
9 10 (5.95%) Product Management
10 9 (5.36%) Analytics
10 9 (5.36%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (4.76%) Data Mapping
11 8 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (4.17%) ERP
12 7 (4.17%) Data Modelling
12 7 (4.17%) PRINCE2
12 7 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
12 7 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.52%) Java
2 7 (4.17%) SQL
3 4 (2.38%) C
4 3 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (22.02%) ISEB
2 13 (7.74%) Degree
3 8 (4.76%) CBAP
4 2 (1.19%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.19%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.19%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.60%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.74%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) WAI
Systems Management
1 5 (2.98%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 7 (4.17%) SAP
2 3 (1.79%) Hyperion
3 2 (1.19%) Sage
3 2 (1.19%) IBM
3 2 (1.19%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.19%) Teradata
3 2 (1.19%) Oracle
4 1 (0.60%) Northgate
4 1 (0.60%) DevExpress
4 1 (0.60%) SmartFocus
4 1 (0.60%) Fiserv
4 1 (0.60%) SunGard
4 1 (0.60%) Minitab
4 1 (0.60%) Epicor
4 1 (0.60%) JD Edwards
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