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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 69 100 75
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -25
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 135 85 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.29% 2.12% 3.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.03% 2.73% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 127 84 112
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £43,680
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
3354 3114 3000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.71% 77.68% 80.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2679 2679 2616
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Stockport +14 16 £39,000 -8.23%
Altrincham +17 12 £20,000 -30.43% 2
Cheadle - 8 £37,000 -
Bolton - 4 £42,500 -
Bury - 4 £27,500 -
Oldham - 2 £67,500 -
Wigan - 2 £38,750 -
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 124 (44.44%) Finance
2 68 (24.37%) SQL
2 68 (24.37%) SQL Server
3 59 (21.15%) MS Excel
4 55 (19.71%) Project Management
5 46 (16.49%) Microsoft
6 45 (16.13%) PRINCE2
7 43 (15.41%) Use Case
8 42 (15.05%) Business Intelligence
9 36 (12.90%) .NET
9 36 (12.90%) Data Analysis
10 34 (12.19%) XML
11 33 (11.83%) Data Modelling
11 33 (11.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 33 (11.83%) SQL Server 2005
11 33 (11.83%) SQL Server 2008
12 32 (11.47%) Degree
12 32 (11.47%) Stakeholder Management
13 29 (10.39%) VB.NET
13 29 (10.39%) VBA
13 29 (10.39%) C#
14 28 (10.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 27 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 25 (8.96%) Data Warehouse
17 24 (8.60%) Scrum
17 24 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
18 23 (8.24%) CRM
19 22 (7.89%) T-SQL
20 21 (7.53%) Systems Analysis
21 20 (7.17%) ASP.NET

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (2.51%) CMS
1 7 (2.51%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (0.72%) Apache
3 2 (0.72%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 59 (21.15%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.58%) MS Office
3 7 (2.51%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.15%) Magento
2 5 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.72%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.72%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.36%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.36%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.36%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.36%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) Office 365
1 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.79%) HTTP
2 1 (0.36%) Intranet
2 1 (0.36%) Internet
2 1 (0.36%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (24.37%) SQL Server
2 33 (11.83%) SQL Server 2005
2 33 (11.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (10.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (8.96%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.08%) MySQL
7 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.72%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.36%) BODI
Development Applications
1 6 (2.15%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.79%) Subversion
3 3 (1.08%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.36%) JIRA
4 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 124 (44.44%) Finance
2 12 (4.30%) Banking
2 12 (4.30%) Front Office
2 12 (4.30%) Back Office
3 8 (2.87%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.51%) Retail
5 6 (2.15%) Legal
6 5 (1.79%) Local Government
6 5 (1.79%) Marketing
7 4 (1.43%) Games
7 4 (1.43%) Law
8 3 (1.08%) Advertising
9 2 (0.72%) Billing
9 2 (0.72%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.72%) Automotive
10 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.36%) Electronics
10 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 205 (73.48%) Analyst
2 170 (60.93%) Business Analyst
3 40 (14.34%) Consultant
4 28 (10.04%) Senior Analyst
4 28 (10.04%) Senior Business Analyst
5 24 (8.60%) Implementation Consultant
6 20 (7.17%) Developer
7 16 (5.73%) Graduate
8 12 (4.30%) SQL Server Analyst
8 12 (4.30%) Server Analyst
9 10 (3.58%) Software Consultant
9 10 (3.58%) Systems Analyst
9 10 (3.58%) Software Implementation Consultant
10 9 (3.23%) Financial Business Analyst
11 8 (2.87%) Operations Analyst
11 8 (2.87%) Web Analyst
11 8 (2.87%) Project Manager
11 8 (2.87%) Junior
12 7 (2.51%) Analyst Developer
12 7 (2.51%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (12.90%) .NET
2 34 (12.19%) XML
3 20 (7.17%) ASP.NET
4 9 (3.23%) CSS
4 9 (3.23%) Web Services
4 9 (3.23%) HTML
5 7 (2.51%) jQuery
6 5 (1.79%) RESTful
7 4 (1.43%) HTML5
7 4 (1.43%) CSS3
8 3 (1.08%) Zend Framework
8 3 (1.08%) JSON
9 2 (0.72%) Ajax
9 2 (0.72%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.72%) LAMP
10 1 (0.36%) XHTML
10 1 (0.36%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.17%) Management Information System
2 12 (4.30%) Data Extraction
3 8 (2.87%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.79%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.08%) APACS
5 3 (1.08%) EMV
6 2 (0.72%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.36%) New Media
7 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.36%) DTV
7 1 (0.36%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.23%) Windows
2 3 (1.08%) Linux
2 3 (1.08%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.36%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (19.71%) Project Management
2 45 (16.13%) PRINCE2
3 43 (15.41%) Use Case
4 42 (15.05%) Business Intelligence
5 36 (12.90%) Data Analysis
6 33 (11.83%) Data Modelling
7 32 (11.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (8.60%) Scrum
8 24 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (8.24%) CRM
10 21 (7.53%) Systems Analysis
11 17 (6.09%) Competitor Analysis
12 16 (5.73%) ERP
12 16 (5.73%) GAP Analysis
13 15 (5.38%) Migration
13 15 (5.38%) E-Commerce
14 14 (5.02%) Software Testing
14 14 (5.02%) Web Development
15 12 (4.30%) Data Migration
15 12 (4.30%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 68 (24.37%) SQL
2 29 (10.39%) VB.NET
2 29 (10.39%) VBA
2 29 (10.39%) C#
3 22 (7.89%) T-SQL
4 16 (5.73%) Java
5 10 (3.58%) JavaScript
6 8 (2.87%) VB
7 5 (1.79%) PHP
8 4 (1.43%) C++
8 4 (1.43%) VBScript
9 3 (1.08%) C
10 2 (0.72%) PHP5
10 2 (0.72%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.72%) Perl
10 2 (0.72%) Python
10 2 (0.72%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (11.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 32 (11.47%) Degree
3 18 (6.45%) ISEB
4 6 (2.15%) ACCA
4 6 (2.15%) CIMA
5 3 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.08%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.72%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.36%) MCP
7 1 (0.36%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.79%) SLA
2 1 (0.36%) QA
Vendors
1 46 (16.49%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.23%) SAP
3 5 (1.79%) Zend
4 4 (1.43%) Oracle
4 4 (1.43%) ServiceNow
4 4 (1.43%) SYSPRO
5 3 (1.08%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.08%) Omniture
6 2 (0.72%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.36%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.36%) Siebel
7 1 (0.36%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.36%) Sage
7 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
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