The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 73 111 68
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -43
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 124 72 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.05% 1.90% 3.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.60% 2.42% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 114 67 127
Average salary £35,750 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £27,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
Business Analysis
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3444 2976 3074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 84.79% 78.52% 81.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2824 2547 2682
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Manchester

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Manchester

Business Analysis
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Altrincham +11 10 £20,000 +1.26% 1
Bury - 7 £27,500 - 3
Stockport - 7 £42,500 -
Cheadle - 5 £37,000 -
Bolton +8 4 £42,500 +88.88%
Oldham - 3 £67,500 - 1
Wigan - 2 £38,750 -
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 141 (47.00%) Finance
2 79 (26.33%) SQL
3 75 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 68 (22.67%) Project Management
5 67 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
6 59 (19.67%) MS Excel
7 50 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 46 (15.33%) Analytical Skills
9 45 (15.00%) PRINCE2
10 42 (14.00%) Microsoft
10 42 (14.00%) Degree
11 41 (13.67%) Use Case
12 40 (13.33%) Data Modelling
13 39 (13.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 38 (12.67%) Data Analysis
15 37 (12.33%) XML
16 36 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
17 35 (11.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 35 (11.67%) .NET
17 35 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
18 34 (11.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 34 (11.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 32 (10.67%) Data Warehouse
19 32 (10.67%) VB.NET
19 32 (10.67%) VBA
20 26 (8.67%) T-SQL
21 25 (8.33%) C#
21 25 (8.33%) Scrum
22 24 (8.00%) ISEB
23 22 (7.33%) CRM

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.00%) CMS
2 4 (1.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.67%) Apache
4 2 (0.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 59 (19.67%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.00%) MS Office
3 4 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.67%) Magento
2 2 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.67%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 2 (0.67%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.33%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.33%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.33%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.33%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) SaaS
1 1 (0.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.67%) HTTP
2 1 (0.33%) Intranet
2 1 (0.33%) Internet
2 1 (0.33%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (13.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 35 (11.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (11.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 32 (10.67%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.00%) Big Data
9 2 (0.67%) MySQL
9 2 (0.67%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.67%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.67%) Apache Accumulo
9 2 (0.67%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.33%) BODI
10 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 7 (2.33%) Subversion
2 6 (2.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.33%) JIRA
General
1 141 (47.00%) Finance
2 16 (5.33%) Back Office
2 16 (5.33%) Banking
3 15 (5.00%) Front Office
4 11 (3.67%) Retail
5 6 (2.00%) Legal
5 6 (2.00%) Marketing
6 4 (1.33%) Games
6 4 (1.33%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.33%) Law
7 3 (1.00%) Billing
8 2 (0.67%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.67%) Local Government
8 2 (0.67%) Advertising
8 2 (0.67%) Automotive
9 1 (0.33%) Electronics
9 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 206 (68.67%) Analyst
2 171 (57.00%) Business Analyst
3 46 (15.33%) Consultant
4 28 (9.33%) Senior Business Analyst
4 28 (9.33%) Senior Analyst
5 27 (9.00%) Implementation Consultant
6 20 (6.67%) Developer
7 15 (5.00%) Server Analyst
7 15 (5.00%) SQL Server Analyst
8 14 (4.67%) Graduate
9 11 (3.67%) Software Consultant
9 11 (3.67%) Software Implementation Consultant
10 10 (3.33%) Financial Business Analyst
11 8 (2.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 8 (2.67%) Services Delivery Consultant
11 8 (2.67%) Agile Business Analyst
11 8 (2.67%) Operations Analyst
11 8 (2.67%) Project Manager
11 8 (2.67%) Junior
12 7 (2.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (12.33%) XML
2 35 (11.67%) .NET
3 18 (6.00%) ASP.NET
4 11 (3.67%) Web Services
5 10 (3.33%) HTML
5 10 (3.33%) CSS
6 7 (2.33%) HTML5
6 7 (2.33%) CSS3
7 5 (1.67%) jQuery
7 5 (1.67%) RESTful
8 4 (1.33%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.00%) JSON
10 2 (0.67%) Zend Framework
10 2 (0.67%) LAMP
11 1 (0.33%) Ajax
11 1 (0.33%) WSDL
11 1 (0.33%) JSP
11 1 (0.33%) SOAP
11 1 (0.33%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (15.33%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 16 (5.33%) Data Extraction
4 8 (2.67%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.67%) User Experience
5 4 (1.33%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.67%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.33%) NHS
7 1 (0.33%) DTV
7 1 (0.33%) Derivative
7 1 (0.33%) FMCG
7 1 (0.33%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.33%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.67%) Windows
2 3 (1.00%) Linux
2 3 (1.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.33%) Android
3 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (22.67%) Project Management
2 67 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 45 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 41 (13.67%) Use Case
6 40 (13.33%) Data Modelling
7 38 (12.67%) Data Analysis
8 35 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (8.33%) Scrum
10 22 (7.33%) CRM
11 21 (7.00%) Migration
12 16 (5.33%) E-Commerce
13 15 (5.00%) Competitor Analysis
13 15 (5.00%) Data Migration
14 14 (4.67%) Investment Management
14 14 (4.67%) Web Development
15 12 (4.00%) Systems Analysis
15 12 (4.00%) Software Testing
15 12 (4.00%) UML
15 12 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 79 (26.33%) SQL
2 32 (10.67%) VB.NET
2 32 (10.67%) VBA
3 26 (8.67%) T-SQL
4 25 (8.33%) C#
5 15 (5.00%) Java
6 11 (3.67%) JavaScript
7 8 (2.67%) VB
8 5 (1.67%) Python
8 5 (1.67%) Perl
9 4 (1.33%) PHP
9 4 (1.33%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.33%) C++
9 4 (1.33%) VBScript
9 4 (1.33%) C
10 2 (0.67%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.67%) PHP5
11 1 (0.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (14.00%) Degree
2 34 (11.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 24 (8.00%) ISEB
4 6 (2.00%) ACCA
4 6 (2.00%) CIMA
5 5 (1.67%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.33%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.33%) A+ Certification
6 4 (1.33%) MCP
7 3 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.33%) MCSD
8 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.33%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.67%) SLA
2 2 (0.67%) QA
Vendors
1 42 (14.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.00%) Oracle
2 9 (3.00%) SAP
3 4 (1.33%) Informatica
3 4 (1.33%) Teradata
3 4 (1.33%) Zend
3 4 (1.33%) SYSPRO
4 3 (1.00%) Sitecore
4 3 (1.00%) Omniture
5 2 (0.67%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.33%) Kronos
6 1 (0.33%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.33%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.33%) Sage
6 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.33%) Siebel
6 1 (0.33%) Business Objects
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: On Application + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum £25000 - £45,000 - 30 days holiday /
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits + big bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Volt
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Hudson - London
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £24500 - £30700 per annum + Blue chip bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Altrincham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Oldham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago