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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 57 73 59
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 43 55 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.62% 3.35% 3.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.71% 3.44% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 36 52 65
Median salary £40,000 £41,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.19% -1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £36,000 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +4.11%
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
1160 1599 1868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.73% 97.26% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1010 1369 1538
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 £23,750 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Crewe +5 6 £36,250 +0.69%
Chester +18 5 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Knutsford +16 5 - - 1
Warrington -3 5 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Wilmslow - 5 £40,500 -
Macclesfield -14 1 £47,500 +18.75%
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 38 (55.07%) Business Analysis
2 36 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (46.38%) Finance
4 15 (21.74%) ISEB
5 12 (17.39%) UML
6 11 (15.94%) SQL
6 11 (15.94%) Scrum
6 11 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (15.94%) BPMN
7 10 (14.49%) SDLC
7 10 (14.49%) Translating Business Requirements
7 10 (14.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (13.04%) TDD
9 8 (11.59%) Systems Analysis
9 8 (11.59%) Data Analysis
9 8 (11.59%) GAP Analysis
9 8 (11.59%) Project Management
9 8 (11.59%) User Stories
10 7 (10.14%) Process Improvement
10 7 (10.14%) Spreadsheet
10 7 (10.14%) Advertising
11 6 (8.70%) Banking
12 5 (7.25%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (7.25%) Corporate Banking
12 5 (7.25%) Degree
12 5 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (7.25%) IIBA
12 5 (7.25%) iPad
12 5 (7.25%) Data Structures
12 5 (7.25%) Logical Data Model

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 1 (1.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (1.45%) Confluence
1 1 (1.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) JIRA
1 1 (1.45%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 32 (46.38%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Advertising
3 6 (8.70%) Banking
4 5 (7.25%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (5.80%) Marketing
6 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.45%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) Data Structures
2 5 (7.25%) iPad
3 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.35%) PMI
4 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (55.07%) Business Analysis
2 36 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (17.39%) UML
4 11 (15.94%) BPMN
4 11 (15.94%) Scrum
5 10 (14.49%) SDLC
5 10 (14.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (14.49%) Translating Business Requirements
6 9 (13.04%) TDD
7 8 (11.59%) Data Analysis
7 8 (11.59%) GAP Analysis
7 8 (11.59%) Project Management
7 8 (11.59%) Systems Analysis
7 8 (11.59%) User Stories
8 7 (10.14%) Process Improvement
9 5 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.25%) Logical Data Model
9 5 (7.25%) Physical Data Model
9 5 (7.25%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.94%) SQL
2 2 (2.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (21.74%) ISEB
2 5 (7.25%) Degree
2 5 (7.25%) IIBA
3 3 (4.35%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) QA
1 1 (1.45%) SEPA
Vendors
1 5 (7.25%) Cognizant
1 5 (7.25%) HP
2 1 (1.45%) Adobe
2 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.45%) Talend
Chester
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Computer People
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
JM
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Warrington
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago