The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 29 50 38
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 18 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.17% 2.50% 4.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.50% 2.54% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 19
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
327 512 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 93.97% 98.46% 99.10%
Number of salaries quoted 271 447 377
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 12 February 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
(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
Blackburn +10 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Chorley -14 3 £42,500 +6.91% 2
Blackpool +10 2 - -
Preston +5 1 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Burnley - 1 £41,000 -
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 21 (55.26%) Business Analysis
2 20 (52.63%) Degree
3 18 (47.37%) Change Management
3 18 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (21.05%) Waterfall
6 4 (10.53%) Product Management
6 4 (10.53%) Software Delivery
6 4 (10.53%) SDLC
6 4 (10.53%) Translating Business Requirements
6 4 (10.53%) EAI
7 3 (7.89%) ABAP
7 3 (7.89%) SAP
7 3 (7.89%) SAP ITS
7 3 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Driving Licence
8 2 (5.26%) Change Control
8 2 (5.26%) Data Quality
8 2 (5.26%) QA
8 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (5.26%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (5.26%) Finance
8 2 (5.26%) Retail
8 2 (5.26%) Data Management
8 2 (5.26%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (5.26%) UML
8 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.26%) SQL

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
1 2 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 18 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Business Analysis
2 18 (47.37%) Change Management
3 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.05%) Waterfall
5 4 (10.53%) EAI
5 4 (10.53%) Product Management
5 4 (10.53%) SDLC
5 4 (10.53%) Software Delivery
5 4 (10.53%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Change Control
7 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.26%) Data Management
7 2 (5.26%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.26%) Project Planning
7 2 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) UML
8 1 (2.63%) Logistics
8 1 (2.63%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) ABAP
2 2 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (52.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) Data Quality
1 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) SAP ITS
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) SAP
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
Chorley, Lancashire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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