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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 53 46 79
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 41 82 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.44% 4.77% 2.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.62% 4.95% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 39 63 45
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +21.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £51,000
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
1134 1657 1799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.21% 96.34% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 972 1267 1309
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
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 2 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 2 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 £40,500 -1.81% 1
Chester -15 5 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Crewe +18 4 £36,000 -20.00%
Knutsford +4 2 £36,250 -23.68%
Wilmslow -2 1 £42,500 - 1
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 69 (69.00%) Business Analysis
2 60 (60.00%) ISEB
3 56 (56.00%) Finance
4 51 (51.00%) SDLC
5 50 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 46 (46.00%) UML
7 39 (39.00%) Systems Analysis
8 36 (36.00%) BPMN
9 29 (29.00%) Migration
9 29 (29.00%) Data Migration
10 28 (28.00%) Data Management
11 26 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (21.00%) Management Information System
13 19 (19.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (19.00%) Waterfall
14 18 (18.00%) Line Management
15 11 (11.00%) Change Management
16 10 (10.00%) Six Sigma
16 10 (10.00%) Use Case
17 9 (9.00%) User Acceptance Testing
17 9 (9.00%) Lean Six Sigma
17 9 (9.00%) Requirements Analysis
17 9 (9.00%) BPR
18 7 (7.00%) Process Improvement
18 7 (7.00%) Requirements Engineering
18 7 (7.00%) Business Transformation
19 5 (5.00%) Advertising
20 4 (4.00%) Project Management
20 4 (4.00%) E-Commerce
20 4 (4.00%) Mentoring

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 (2.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (2.00%) Confluence
2 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) MS Office
1 3 (3.00%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.00%) MS Project
3 1 (1.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 56 (56.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.00%) Advertising
3 2 (2.00%) Banking
3 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.00%) .NET
1 2 (2.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 50 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (21.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.00%) PlayStation
3 1 (1.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (69.00%) Business Analysis
2 51 (51.00%) SDLC
3 46 (46.00%) UML
4 39 (39.00%) Systems Analysis
5 36 (36.00%) BPMN
6 29 (29.00%) Data Migration
6 29 (29.00%) Migration
7 28 (28.00%) Data Management
8 26 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (19.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (19.00%) Waterfall
10 18 (18.00%) Line Management
11 11 (11.00%) Change Management
12 10 (10.00%) Six Sigma
12 10 (10.00%) Use Case
13 9 (9.00%) BPR
13 9 (9.00%) Lean Six Sigma
13 9 (9.00%) Requirements Analysis
13 9 (9.00%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (7.00%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.00%) SQL
2 2 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 60 (60.00%) ISEB
2 2 (2.00%) Degree
3 1 (1.00%) CIMA
3 1 (1.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.00%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.00%) EMIR
2 1 (1.00%) FATCA
2 1 (1.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (2.00%) Adobe
2 1 (1.00%) Cognos
2 1 (1.00%) Google
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle
Warrington, Cheshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago