The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 53 48 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 10 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.97% 3.04% 5.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 3.71% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 26
Average salary £42,750 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,600 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £59,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Business Analysis
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
436 404 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 86.00% 81.78% 75.23%
Number of salaries quoted 376 337 304
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool - 6 £52,500 -
Preston -15 3 £38,000 +8.57%
Blackburn - 1 £37,500 -
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (55.56%) Project Management
2 8 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 7 (38.89%) Finance
4 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (27.78%) SAP
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 4 (22.22%) CRM
6 4 (22.22%) ERP
7 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (16.67%) PRINCE
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle
7 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Logistics
7 3 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
7 3 (16.67%) Matrix Management
7 3 (16.67%) SQL
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (16.67%) Life Science
7 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
8 2 (11.11%) FMCG
8 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Project Manager
2 9 (50.00%) Analyst
3 8 (44.44%) Business Analyst
4 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Project Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) IT Programme Manager
6 1 (5.56%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) SOAP
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
1 1 (5.56%) XML
1 1 (5.56%) Ajax
1 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Life Science
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) FMCG
3 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Project Management
2 8 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (22.22%) CRM
4 4 (22.22%) ERP
5 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (16.67%) PRINCE
5 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Logistics
5 3 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 3 (16.67%) Matrix Management
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.56%) Use Case
7 1 (5.56%) Budget Control
7 1 (5.56%) Workflow
7 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.56%) CCA
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) SAP
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle