The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 50 47 38
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 8 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.68% 2.44% 5.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 2.61% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 24
Average salary £38,500 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,400 £75,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
Job Titles Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
452 460 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 94.96% 93.69% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 364 409 423
Average salary £37,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.46% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Preston +3 3 £38,500 -48.66%
Chorley - 2 - -
Blackpool -3 1 - - 2
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 25 (69.44%) Business Analysis
2 19 (52.78%) Finance
3 8 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (19.44%) UML
4 7 (19.44%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (19.44%) User Stories
5 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 6 (16.67%) Scrum
5 6 (16.67%) Project Management
5 6 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 6 (16.67%) Marketing
6 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.89%) RAD
6 5 (13.89%) Six Sigma
6 5 (13.89%) MS Visio
6 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
6 5 (13.89%) Lean Six Sigma
7 4 (11.11%) Workflow
7 4 (11.11%) Customer Segmentation
7 4 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping
7 4 (11.11%) ISEB
7 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 4 (11.11%) C#
7 4 (11.11%) Java
7 4 (11.11%) PHP
7 4 (11.11%) .NET
7 4 (11.11%) J2EE

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Visio
2 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP SEM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.78%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.78%) SAP BI
General
1 19 (52.78%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Marketing
3 4 (11.11%) Legal
4 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.56%) Banking
4 2 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
1 4 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (2.78%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) FIXML
2 1 (2.78%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.56%) IVR
2 1 (2.78%) Derivative
2 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.78%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) Business Analysis
2 8 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (19.44%) UML
3 7 (19.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (19.44%) User Stories
4 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 6 (16.67%) Scrum
4 6 (16.67%) Project Management
4 6 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.89%) RAD
5 5 (13.89%) Six Sigma
5 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
5 5 (13.89%) Lean Six Sigma
6 4 (11.11%) Workflow
6 4 (11.11%) Customer Segmentation
6 4 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping
6 4 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) C#
1 4 (11.11%) Java
1 4 (11.11%) PHP
2 3 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) ISEB
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Business Objects
1 3 (8.33%) Epicor
2 2 (5.56%) Sage
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) SAP
3 1 (2.78%) Citrix
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