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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 39 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 24 41 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.35% 6.95% 4.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.99% 8.10% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 24 39 12
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
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
401 506 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 89.31% 85.76% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 320 417 293
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley -3 8 £45,000 +9.09%
Skelmersdale - 2 £37,500 -
Accrington - 1 £40,000 -
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 18 (41.86%) SAP
2 15 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (32.56%) Degree
4 11 (25.58%) Change Management
4 11 (25.58%) SQL
4 11 (25.58%) CRM
5 10 (23.26%) ERP
5 10 (23.26%) VBA
5 10 (23.26%) Manufacturing
6 9 (20.93%) SAP PP
7 8 (18.60%) Management Information System
8 7 (16.28%) Logistics
8 7 (16.28%) SAP SCM
8 7 (16.28%) MS Office
8 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (13.95%) SYSPRO
9 6 (13.95%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (13.95%) Oracle
9 6 (13.95%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (13.95%) Quality Management
9 6 (13.95%) EDI
9 6 (13.95%) Data Management
10 5 (11.63%) Billing
10 5 (11.63%) Smart Meter
10 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
10 5 (11.63%) .NET
10 5 (11.63%) VB.NET
10 5 (11.63%) People Management
10 5 (11.63%) SDLC

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Office
2 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (20.93%) SAP PP
2 7 (16.28%) SAP SCM
3 2 (4.65%) SAP MM
3 2 (4.65%) SAP WM
4 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) Crystal Reports
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 4 (9.30%) MS Access
2 4 (9.30%) QlikView
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (23.26%) Manufacturing
2 5 (11.63%) Billing
3 4 (9.30%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (74.42%) Analyst
2 22 (51.16%) Business Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Consultant
3 7 (16.28%) SAP Consultant
3 7 (16.28%) SAP PP Consultant
4 6 (13.95%) Lead Business Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) SAP Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Excel Developer
6 4 (9.30%) QlikView Developer
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Developer
7 3 (6.98%) ERP Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) IT Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) ERP Business Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) ITIL Business Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) ITIL Service Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) SAP MM Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) SAP PP Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) SAP WM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) EDI
2 5 (11.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (18.60%) Management Information System
3 5 (11.63%) Smart Meter
4 4 (9.30%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.33%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Change Management
1 11 (25.58%) CRM
2 10 (23.26%) ERP
3 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (16.28%) Logistics
4 6 (13.95%) Data Management
4 6 (13.95%) Quality Management
5 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.63%) People Management
5 5 (11.63%) SDLC
6 2 (4.65%) ITIL
6 2 (4.65%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.65%) ITSM
6 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.65%) Service Design
6 2 (4.65%) Service Management
6 2 (4.65%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.33%) Scrum
7 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) SQL
2 10 (23.26%) VBA
3 5 (11.63%) VB.NET
4 4 (9.30%) VB
4 4 (9.30%) VBScript
5 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.33%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) SAP ITS
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) SAP
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle
2 6 (13.95%) SYSPRO
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.65%) ServiceNow