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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 54 54 86
Rank change year-on-year
0 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 36 72 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.58% 4.13% 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.66% 4.26% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 34 55 35
Median salary £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £35,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.12% +4.70%
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
983 1690 1717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.81% 96.90% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 855 1330 1360
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +13 16 £32,500 -8.45%
Crewe +18 3 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Chester -8 2 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Macclesfield -7 1 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 50 (64.94%) Business Analysis
2 39 (50.65%) Finance
3 27 (35.06%) ISEB
4 26 (33.77%) UML
5 24 (31.17%) Systems Analysis
6 22 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (28.57%) BPMN
7 21 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (23.38%) SDLC
9 13 (16.88%) Data Migration
9 13 (16.88%) Migration
10 12 (15.58%) Data Management
11 11 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (14.29%) Management Information System
12 9 (11.69%) Use Case
13 8 (10.39%) Waterfall
14 7 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
14 7 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (9.09%) Degree
14 7 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
14 7 (9.09%) BPR
14 7 (9.09%) SQL
14 7 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
15 6 (7.79%) Project Management
15 6 (7.79%) Change Management
15 6 (7.79%) User Stories
16 5 (6.49%) Spreadsheet
16 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2
16 5 (6.49%) E-Commerce
16 5 (6.49%) Business Intelligence

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 (2.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (2.60%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) JIRA
2 1 (1.30%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 39 (50.65%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Advertising
3 2 (2.60%) Banking
3 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Marketing
4 1 (1.30%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.60%) .NET
1 2 (2.60%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.30%) iPad
3 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.30%) PlayStation
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (64.94%) Business Analysis
2 26 (33.77%) UML
3 24 (31.17%) Systems Analysis
4 22 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (28.57%) BPMN
5 18 (23.38%) SDLC
6 13 (16.88%) Data Migration
6 13 (16.88%) Migration
7 12 (15.58%) Data Management
8 11 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (11.69%) Use Case
10 8 (10.39%) Waterfall
11 7 (9.09%) BPR
11 7 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
11 7 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
11 7 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
12 6 (7.79%) Change Management
12 6 (7.79%) Project Management
12 6 (7.79%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (2.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (35.06%) ISEB
2 7 (9.09%) Degree
3 3 (3.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.30%) CIMA
4 1 (1.30%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) QA
1 1 (1.30%) SEPA
Vendors
1 2 (2.60%) Adobe
2 1 (1.30%) Cognos
2 1 (1.30%) Google
2 1 (1.30%) Talend
Crewe
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Crewe
TDA Group
Posted: 12 days ago