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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
North West / Lancashire
Rank 26 27 52
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 32 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.63% 6.27% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.82% 6.77% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 31 19 10
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £39,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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
469 325 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.10% 92.59% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 422 273 420
Median salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +3 10 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Preston -3 6 £45,000 +28.57%
Skelmersdale - 6 £24,000 -
Rossendale - 4 £45,000 -
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 31 (46.27%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (41.79%) Business Analysis
3 25 (37.31%) Degree
4 22 (32.84%) Change Management
5 21 (31.34%) Smart Meter
6 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (19.40%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (19.40%) SDLC
8 11 (16.42%) Manufacturing
9 8 (11.94%) iPad
9 8 (11.94%) Retail
9 8 (11.94%) E-Commerce
10 7 (10.45%) Time Management
11 6 (8.96%) Management Information System
11 6 (8.96%) Finance
12 5 (7.46%) Systems Analysis
12 5 (7.46%) Software Testing
12 5 (7.46%) Waterfall
12 5 (7.46%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (5.97%) Digital Marketing
13 4 (5.97%) QA
13 4 (5.97%) Product Management
13 4 (5.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 4 (5.97%) Requirements Analysis
13 4 (5.97%) Marketing
13 4 (5.97%) Electronics
13 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
13 4 (5.97%) Programme Management
13 4 (5.97%) Project Management
13 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence

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 (5.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.49%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (16.42%) Manufacturing
2 8 (11.94%) Retail
3 6 (8.96%) Finance
4 4 (5.97%) Electronics
4 4 (5.97%) Marketing
4 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.49%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (46.27%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (31.34%) Smart Meter
3 8 (11.94%) iPad
4 6 (8.96%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.48%) EPoS
6 1 (1.49%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.79%) Business Analysis
2 22 (32.84%) Change Management
3 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (19.40%) SDLC
4 13 (19.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (11.94%) E-Commerce
6 7 (10.45%) Time Management
7 5 (7.46%) Software Testing
7 5 (7.46%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (7.46%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (7.46%) Waterfall
8 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.97%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (5.97%) Product Management
8 4 (5.97%) Programme Management
8 4 (5.97%) Project Management
8 4 (5.97%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (4.48%) ERP
9 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.48%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.97%) C#
1 4 (5.97%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (37.31%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
1 4 (5.97%) SAP
2 3 (4.48%) ION Trading
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