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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 38 60 47
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 98 67 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.71% 3.68% 4.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.08% 3.84% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 63 58 53
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,500 £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
1612 1745 1829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.99% 95.72% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1225 1275 1437
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +42 47 £41,250 +3.12% 6
Chester +19 16 £40,000 - 5
Macclesfield -3 7 £37,500 +13.63% 3
Crewe -1 6 £47,500 +26.66% 4
Knutsford -10 5 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Runcorn - 5 £26,500 -
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 65 (36.72%) Finance
2 63 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (35.59%) Business Analysis
3 58 (32.77%) UML
4 41 (23.16%) Analytical Skills
5 37 (20.90%) Systems Analysis
6 36 (20.34%) ISEB
7 24 (13.56%) BPMN
8 23 (12.99%) Telecoms
9 19 (10.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (10.17%) Scrum
11 17 (9.60%) User Stories
12 16 (9.04%) Java
12 16 (9.04%) MS Visio
13 15 (8.47%) Degree
14 13 (7.34%) QA
14 13 (7.34%) Use Case
15 12 (6.78%) Retail
15 12 (6.78%) E-Commerce
16 11 (6.21%) Project Management
17 10 (5.65%) Billing
17 10 (5.65%) Banking
17 10 (5.65%) SQL
18 9 (5.08%) Product Management
18 9 (5.08%) Analytics
18 9 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
18 9 (5.08%) Change Management
18 9 (5.08%) Financial Institution
18 9 (5.08%) GAP Analysis
18 9 (5.08%) Risk Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.13%) Documentum
3 1 (0.56%) SAS
3 1 (0.56%) CMS
3 1 (0.56%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (9.04%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.39%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.69%) MS Office
4 2 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.56%) FastStats
5 1 (0.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.69%) Dynamics GP
1 3 (1.69%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.13%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.13%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.13%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.13%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.56%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (0.56%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.56%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.69%) SaaS
2 1 (0.56%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.95%) HTTP
2 6 (3.39%) Internet
3 5 (2.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.39%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.26%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.13%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.13%) QlikView
6 1 (0.56%) MySQL
6 1 (0.56%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (1.13%) JIRA
General
1 65 (36.72%) Finance
2 23 (12.99%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.78%) Retail
4 10 (5.65%) Billing
4 10 (5.65%) Banking
5 9 (5.08%) Financial Institution
6 6 (3.39%) Back Office
7 5 (2.82%) Marketing
8 4 (2.26%) Retail Banking
8 4 (2.26%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.69%) General Ledger
10 2 (1.13%) German Language
11 1 (0.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.39%) .NET
1 6 (3.39%) Web Services
2 3 (1.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.56%) HTML
3 1 (0.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (23.16%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.52%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.52%) User Experience
3 6 (3.39%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.56%) Statistics
5 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.56%) PMI
5 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.56%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
1 63 (35.59%) Business Analysis
2 58 (32.77%) UML
3 37 (20.90%) Systems Analysis
4 24 (13.56%) BPMN
5 19 (10.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (10.17%) Scrum
7 17 (9.60%) User Stories
8 13 (7.34%) Use Case
9 12 (6.78%) E-Commerce
10 11 (6.21%) Project Management
11 9 (5.08%) Change Management
11 9 (5.08%) GAP Analysis
11 9 (5.08%) Risk Management
11 9 (5.08%) Analytics
11 9 (5.08%) Product Management
12 8 (4.52%) Business Transformation
13 7 (3.95%) Data Analysis
13 7 (3.95%) Service Management
13 7 (3.95%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.04%) Java
2 10 (5.65%) SQL
3 4 (2.26%) C
4 3 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (20.34%) ISEB
2 15 (8.47%) Degree
3 5 (2.82%) CBAP
4 3 (1.69%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.13%) PMP
5 2 (1.13%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.13%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.13%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.34%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) WAI
Systems Management
1 5 (2.82%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 8 (4.52%) SAP
2 4 (2.26%) Oracle
2 4 (2.26%) Sage
3 3 (1.69%) Epicor
3 3 (1.69%) JD Edwards
4 2 (1.13%) Hyperion
4 2 (1.13%) IBM
4 2 (1.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.56%) SunGard
5 1 (0.56%) Minitab
5 1 (0.56%) Northgate
5 1 (0.56%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.56%) Fiserv
5 1 (0.56%) Vertica
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + up to 20% Bonus, 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £37500 - £45000 per annum + up to 20% Bonus, 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + up to 20% Bonus, 10% Pension etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago