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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 42 42 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 5 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.13% 1.16% 7.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 1.43% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 17
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,401 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.68% +2.11%
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
218 210 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 92.77% 81.08% 81.64%
Number of salaries quoted 117 142 143
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 9 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Use Case
3 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (26.67%) UML
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (13.33%) SAS
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) C++
4 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) .NET
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (13.33%) MS Office
4 2 (13.33%) SAP
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
5 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.67%) Physics
5 1 (6.67%) Psychology
5 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.67%) Economics

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (13.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Product Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Economics
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
2 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.67%) Physics
2 1 (6.67%) Psychology
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) UML
3 4 (26.67%) Use Case
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
5 1 (6.67%) Operations Research
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
1 2 (13.33%) C++
1 2 (13.33%) Java
1 2 (13.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
1 2 (13.33%) SAP
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
Chester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Healthcare, Pension, Discount
Posted: 3 days ago