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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
North West / Lancashire
Rank 31 31 47
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 26 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.75% 5.07% 3.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.84% 5.37% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 15
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £40,000 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
445 335 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 98.45% 94.37% 98.58%
Number of salaries quoted 409 284 428
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +10 9 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Preston -6 6 £45,000 +28.57%
Rossendale - 4 £45,000 -
Skelmersdale - 3 £24,000 -
Accrington - 1 £41,000 -
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 28 (43.75%) Business Analysis
1 28 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (37.50%) Degree
3 22 (34.38%) Smart Meter
4 21 (32.81%) Change Management
5 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (20.31%) SDLC
8 9 (14.06%) Retail
8 9 (14.06%) Manufacturing
9 8 (12.50%) E-Commerce
9 8 (12.50%) iPad
10 6 (9.38%) Finance
10 6 (9.38%) Management Information System
10 6 (9.38%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (9.38%) Time Management
11 5 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (7.81%) Software Testing
11 5 (7.81%) Waterfall
12 4 (6.25%) Business Transformation
12 4 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
12 4 (6.25%) Project Management
12 4 (6.25%) Electronics
12 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
12 4 (6.25%) ERP
12 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
12 4 (6.25%) C#
12 4 (6.25%) SQL
12 4 (6.25%) .NET

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:

Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (14.06%) Manufacturing
1 9 (14.06%) Retail
2 6 (9.38%) Finance
3 4 (6.25%) Electronics
3 4 (6.25%) Marketing
3 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (34.38%) Smart Meter
3 8 (12.50%) iPad
4 6 (9.38%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.69%) EPoS
6 1 (1.56%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) Business Analysis
2 21 (32.81%) Change Management
3 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (20.31%) SDLC
6 8 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 6 (9.38%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (9.38%) Time Management
8 5 (7.81%) Software Testing
8 5 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (7.81%) Waterfall
9 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.25%) Business Transformation
9 4 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (6.25%) ERP
9 4 (6.25%) Product Management
9 4 (6.25%) Programme Management
9 4 (6.25%) Project Management
9 4 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (4.69%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.25%) C#
1 4 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) ISEB
2 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 4 (6.25%) SAP
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