The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 37 18 40
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +22
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 5 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.01% 10.62% 5.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 11.94% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 11
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +46.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Business Analysis
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
225 201 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 90.36% 88.94% 82.42%
Number of salaries quoted 166 162 140
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £45,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Chester region.

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Chester

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Chester region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Chester

Business Analysis
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) SAS
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) ISEB
3 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Financial Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) CBAP
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Business Development
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Credit Risk
4 2 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Customer Insight
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Teradata
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
5 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Insight Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Insight Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Customer Insight Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Customer Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Customer Insight Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Credit Risk
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Financial Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Business Development
3 2 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Customer Insight
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
2 3 (37.50%) CBAP
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Teradata
Chester, Cheshire
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago