The first table below looks at the demand for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 22 53 55
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +2
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 34 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.42% 1.88% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.83% 2.47% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 27 8 16
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
346 364 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 75.55% 75.83% 71.56%
Number of salaries quoted 287 313 429
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Lancashire

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

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

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Business Analysis
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Preston +6 10 £55,000 +70.54%
Burnley - 10 £55,000 -
Darwen - 4 £35,000 - 1
Lancaster - 2 £37,500 -
Blackburn - 2 £33,750 - 1
Blackpool - 1 - -
Rossendale - 1 £30,000 -
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 29 (61.70%) Finance
2 16 (34.04%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (25.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (23.40%) C#
4 11 (23.40%) .NET
5 10 (21.28%) UML
5 10 (21.28%) RAD
5 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (21.28%) Waterfall
6 9 (19.15%) TDD
6 9 (19.15%) Scrum
6 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET
6 9 (19.15%) J2EE
6 9 (19.15%) Java
6 9 (19.15%) PHP
6 9 (19.15%) Project Management
6 9 (19.15%) MS Visio
7 7 (14.89%) User Stories
8 5 (10.64%) Change Management
8 5 (10.64%) Six Sigma
8 5 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (10.64%) Lean Six Sigma
9 4 (8.51%) Test Scripting
9 4 (8.51%) Customer Segmentation
9 4 (8.51%) BPMN
9 4 (8.51%) PRINCE
9 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.51%) ISEB
9 4 (8.51%) Oracle

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Applications
1 9 (19.15%) MS Visio
2 4 (8.51%) MS Project
3 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (6.38%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
General
1 29 (61.70%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Legal
2 4 (8.51%) Marketing
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (82.98%) Analyst
2 37 (78.72%) Business Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Project Manager
3 8 (17.02%) Agile Business Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Business Project Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Financial Business Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Business Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Business Change Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Service Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Project Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Change Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) IT Programme Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Service Assurance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) .NET
2 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET
2 9 (19.15%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) BBC
2 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (25.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (21.28%) UML
3 10 (21.28%) RAD
3 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (21.28%) Waterfall
4 9 (19.15%) TDD
4 9 (19.15%) Scrum
4 9 (19.15%) Project Management
5 7 (14.89%) User Stories
6 5 (10.64%) Change Management
6 5 (10.64%) Six Sigma
6 5 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (10.64%) Lean Six Sigma
7 4 (8.51%) Test Scripting
7 4 (8.51%) Customer Segmentation
7 4 (8.51%) BPMN
7 4 (8.51%) PRINCE
7 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) C#
2 9 (19.15%) Java
2 9 (19.15%) PHP
3 2 (4.26%) C
3 2 (4.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) ISEB
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle
1 4 (8.51%) Siebel
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.13%) Capita
3 1 (2.13%) Citrix
Darwen
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Lancashire
Hudson - London
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago