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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 22 35 50
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 12 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 6.78% 3.50% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.84% 4.81% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 0
Average salary £40,000 £23,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
153 187 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 86.44% 72.76% 87.97%
Number of salaries quoted 108 137 168
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 May 2015.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Chester

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (41.18%) Finance
1 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Degree
5 2 (11.76%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) C++
5 2 (11.76%) HTML
5 2 (11.76%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) .NET
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 2 (11.76%) Business Objects
5 2 (11.76%) MS Office
5 2 (11.76%) SAP
5 2 (11.76%) CSS
5 2 (11.76%) UML
5 2 (11.76%) Python
5 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
5 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
5 2 (11.76%) SAS
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (11.76%) ISEB
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Use Case
5 2 (11.76%) CBAP

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (11.76%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Business Analyst
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Product Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.88%) Physics
2 1 (5.88%) Psychology
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Economics
2 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) UML
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Use Case
4 2 (11.76%) Financial Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Research
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C#
1 2 (11.76%) C++
1 2 (11.76%) Java
1 2 (11.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
1 2 (11.76%) CBAP
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
1 2 (11.76%) Business Objects
1 2 (11.76%) SAP
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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