The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Lancashire region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 37 43 64
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 18 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.62% 3.79% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.70% 4.00% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 5
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £40,000 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £60,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Business Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
383 475 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 98.21% 94.81% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 347 398 402
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Lancashire

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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 - 9 £40,000 - 1
Preston -1 4 £28,000 -36.00%
Accrington - 4 £40,000 -
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 23 (74.19%) Business Analysis
2 14 (45.16%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (32.26%) Degree
3 10 (32.26%) Change Management
4 8 (25.81%) Smart Meter
5 7 (22.58%) SDLC
6 5 (16.13%) Billing
6 5 (16.13%) CRM
6 5 (16.13%) ERP
6 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
6 5 (16.13%) People Management
7 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
7 4 (12.90%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (12.90%) ISEB
7 4 (12.90%) Retail
8 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
8 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (6.45%) Service Design
9 2 (6.45%) ITIL V3
9 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
9 2 (6.45%) Time Management
9 2 (6.45%) ION Trading
9 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.45%) ITIL
9 2 (6.45%) Service Management
9 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
9 2 (6.45%) ITSM
10 1 (3.23%) Management Information System

Business Analyst Skill Set
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 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Dynamics AX
General
1 5 (16.13%) Billing
1 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
2 4 (12.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (25.81%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.23%) FMCG
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Business Analysis
2 10 (32.26%) Change Management
3 7 (22.58%) SDLC
4 5 (16.13%) CRM
4 5 (16.13%) ERP
4 5 (16.13%) People Management
5 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL V3
7 2 (6.45%) ITSM
7 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.45%) Service Design
7 2 (6.45%) Service Management
7 2 (6.45%) Time Management
7 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
1 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) ION Trading
1 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
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