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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 43 12 44
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +32
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 1 29 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.39% 12.72% 3.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 14.65% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 27 6
Average salary - £42,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +47.82%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
224 198 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 86.82% 86.84% 75.33%
Number of salaries quoted 156 161 110
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,715
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 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 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) SAS
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Business Development
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 2 (50.00%) Financial Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Customer Insight
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) French Language
3 1 (25.00%) German Language
3 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 2 (50.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) French Language
2 1 (25.00%) German Language
2 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
2 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Customer Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Insight Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Insight Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Customer Insight Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Customer Insight Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Sales Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Credit Risk
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Business Development
2 2 (50.00%) Financial Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Customer Insight
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) SAP