The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 38 22 35
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 7 43 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.60% 10.44% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.71% 11.03% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 4
Average salary £39,250 £40,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £38,000 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Job Titles Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
258 390 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 95.91% 94.66% 99.44%
Number of salaries quoted 193 227 134
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Business Analyst
Cheshire

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Chester

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Chester region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Chester

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 23 (76.67%) Project Management
2 19 (63.33%) Business Analysis
3 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
4 15 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 15 (50.00%) ERD
4 15 (50.00%) BPR
4 15 (50.00%) UML
4 15 (50.00%) Data Modelling
5 11 (36.67%) Finance
6 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 6 (20.00%) SQL
6 6 (20.00%) Banking
7 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (13.33%) CBAP
7 4 (13.33%) Financial Analysis
7 4 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (13.33%) MS Visio
7 4 (13.33%) ISEB
7 4 (13.33%) Change Management
8 3 (10.00%) SAP HR
8 3 (10.00%) SAP FI
8 3 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (10.00%) SAS
8 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (10.00%) ABAP
8 3 (10.00%) SAP
8 3 (10.00%) QlikView
8 3 (10.00%) Degree

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) SAP HR
1 3 (10.00%) SAP FI
1 3 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (10.00%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (10.00%) QlikView
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Project Management
2 19 (63.33%) Business Analysis
3 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
4 15 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 15 (50.00%) ERD
4 15 (50.00%) BPR
4 15 (50.00%) UML
4 15 (50.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (13.33%) Financial Analysis
5 4 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (13.33%) Change Management
6 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Customer Analytics
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (6.67%) Analytics
7 2 (6.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) ABAP
3 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) CBAP
1 4 (13.33%) ISEB
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
1 3 (10.00%) SAP
1 3 (10.00%) Tableau
2 2 (6.67%) hybris
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) ATG
Chester, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago