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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
North West / Cheshire
Rank 58 45 80
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 30 61 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.98% 4.70% 2.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.08% 4.92% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 22 61 34
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £35,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
975 1241 1821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.82% 95.54% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 791 1077 1453
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 -17 9 £40,000 -4.19% 1
Crewe -5 6 £36,250 +0.69%
Wilmslow -9 3 - - 1
Knutsford +5 1 £42,500 +9.67% 1
Chester +2 1 £34,000 -24.44% 2
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 37 (56.92%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (44.62%) Finance
2 29 (44.62%) Business Analysis
3 17 (26.15%) SDLC
4 11 (16.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 9 (13.85%) Scrum
5 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (12.31%) TDD
6 8 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (12.31%) PMI
6 8 (12.31%) PMI Certification
7 7 (10.77%) BPMN
7 7 (10.77%) Translating Business Requirements
8 6 (9.23%) iPad
8 6 (9.23%) Process Improvement
8 6 (9.23%) OO
8 6 (9.23%) ERP
8 6 (9.23%) OOD
8 6 (9.23%) ISEB
9 5 (7.69%) Data Analysis
9 5 (7.69%) Advertising
9 5 (7.69%) User Stories
9 5 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (6.15%) Software Delivery
10 4 (6.15%) Customer Requirements
10 4 (6.15%) Banking
10 4 (6.15%) Oracle
10 4 (6.15%) SQL
10 4 (6.15%) GAP Analysis
11 3 (4.62%) Project Management

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:

Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.08%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) Big Data
1 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
General
1 29 (44.62%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Advertising
3 4 (6.15%) Banking
4 3 (4.62%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (4.62%) Marketing
5 2 (3.08%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.08%) Legal
6 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.31%) PMI
3 6 (9.23%) iPad
4 3 (4.62%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) Linux
1 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (56.92%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (44.62%) Business Analysis
3 17 (26.15%) SDLC
4 11 (16.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 9 (13.85%) Scrum
6 8 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (12.31%) TDD
7 7 (10.77%) BPMN
7 7 (10.77%) Translating Business Requirements
8 6 (9.23%) ERP
8 6 (9.23%) OO
8 6 (9.23%) OOD
8 6 (9.23%) Process Improvement
9 5 (7.69%) Data Analysis
9 5 (7.69%) User Stories
10 4 (6.15%) Customer Requirements
10 4 (6.15%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (6.15%) Software Delivery
11 3 (4.62%) Project Management
11 3 (4.62%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.15%) SQL
2 2 (3.08%) Java
3 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) PMI Certification
2 6 (9.23%) ISEB
3 2 (3.08%) Degree
3 2 (3.08%) IIBA
4 1 (1.54%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (6.15%) Oracle
2 2 (3.08%) Cognizant
2 2 (3.08%) HP
Warrington
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford
aap3
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago