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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 59 97 104
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +7
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 167 92 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.41% 2.29% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.35% 2.75% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 146 80 81
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
3120 3350 3140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.37% 83.56% 79.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2592 2782 2691
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

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 26 March 2015.

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 26 March 2015. 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
Rochdale - 7 £45,000 - 1
Bolton - 6 £55,000 -
Salford +5 5 £35,000 -38.05%
Stockport +7 1 £50,000 +27.38% 1
Wigan - 1 £37,500 - 1
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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.

1 122 (45.02%) Finance
2 95 (35.06%) Project Management
3 73 (26.94%) Data Analysis
4 69 (25.46%) PRINCE2
5 62 (22.88%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (19.93%) Microsoft
7 47 (17.34%) Analytical Skills
8 43 (15.87%) SQL Server
9 39 (14.39%) Retail
10 37 (13.65%) Banking
11 34 (12.55%) Business Intelligence
11 34 (12.55%) Waterfall
12 33 (12.18%) ISEB
13 32 (11.81%) .NET
13 32 (11.81%) Stakeholder Management
14 30 (11.07%) MS Excel
15 28 (10.33%) MS Visio
16 25 (9.23%) Migration
16 25 (9.23%) Degree
17 22 (8.12%) C#
17 22 (8.12%) SQL
17 22 (8.12%) ASP.NET
17 22 (8.12%) ITIL
17 22 (8.12%) CRM
18 21 (7.75%) MS Office
18 21 (7.75%) Scrum
19 20 (7.38%) Service Delivery
20 19 (7.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
21 18 (6.64%) User Acceptance Testing
22 17 (6.27%) Test Scripting

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 5 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.11%) SAS
2 3 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (0.74%) OpenEdge
3 2 (0.74%) Apache
4 1 (0.37%) IIS
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 30 (11.07%) MS Excel
2 28 (10.33%) MS Visio
3 21 (7.75%) MS Office
4 4 (1.48%) MS Project
4 4 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.21%) SAP FI
1 6 (2.21%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (2.21%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (2.21%) SAP CO
1 6 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.48%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.48%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (1.48%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 4 (1.48%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.48%) Magento
2 4 (1.48%) Oracle iProcurement
2 4 (1.48%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (1.48%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (1.48%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (1.48%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (1.11%) Oracle FAH
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.37%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.48%) SaaS
3 2 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.17%) Internet
2 1 (0.37%) Extranet
2 1 (0.37%) Firewall
2 1 (0.37%) Broadband
2 1 (0.37%) VoIP
2 1 (0.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (3.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (3.32%) Oracle BI EE
3 9 (3.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (1.48%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.48%) SAP BW
6 4 (1.48%) MySQL
7 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.11%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (0.74%) Essbase
8 2 (0.74%) OLAP
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (0.74%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (2.58%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.11%) Axure RP
3 3 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.37%) Cucumber
General
1 122 (45.02%) Finance
2 39 (14.39%) Retail
3 37 (13.65%) Banking
4 15 (5.54%) Retail Banking
5 10 (3.69%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.85%) Marketing
6 5 (1.85%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.74%) Front Office
7 2 (0.74%) Legal
7 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.37%) Advertising
8 1 (0.37%) Games
8 1 (0.37%) Back Office
8 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 185 (68.27%) Analyst
2 162 (59.78%) Business Analyst
3 40 (14.76%) Consultant
4 34 (12.55%) Financial Business Analyst
4 34 (12.55%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 14 (5.17%) Developer
6 11 (4.06%) Project Manager
7 9 (3.32%) Banking Business Analyst
8 8 (2.95%) Agile Business Analyst
8 8 (2.95%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (2.95%) Senior Business Analyst
8 8 (2.95%) Business Manager
8 8 (2.95%) Services Delivery Consultant
9 7 (2.58%) IT Business Analyst
9 7 (2.58%) Technical Consultant
9 7 (2.58%) Implementation Analyst
9 7 (2.58%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (2.58%) Architect
10 6 (2.21%) Junior
10 6 (2.21%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (11.81%) .NET
2 22 (8.12%) ASP.NET
3 14 (5.17%) HTML
4 11 (4.06%) CSS
4 11 (4.06%) XML
5 9 (3.32%) Web Services
5 9 (3.32%) jQuery
6 5 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 4 (1.48%) AngularJS
7 4 (1.48%) WCF
7 4 (1.48%) XSD
7 4 (1.48%) XSLT
8 3 (1.11%) WinForms
8 3 (1.11%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (1.11%) Grails
9 1 (0.37%) SAP CO-PA
9 1 (0.37%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.37%) Zend Framework
9 1 (0.37%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 47 (17.34%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.69%) NHS
3 9 (3.32%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.48%) Informatics
5 4 (1.48%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (1.11%) Data Extraction
6 3 (1.11%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.11%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.11%) Life Science
7 2 (0.74%) Data Conversion
7 2 (0.74%) Open Source
7 2 (0.74%) Statistics
8 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.37%) FMCG
8 1 (0.37%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.37%) Replication
8 1 (0.37%) Clustering
8 1 (0.37%) IVR
8 1 (0.37%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.74%) Windows
1 2 (0.74%) Linux
2 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
2 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (35.06%) Project Management
2 73 (26.94%) Data Analysis
3 69 (25.46%) PRINCE2
4 62 (22.88%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (12.55%) Business Intelligence
5 34 (12.55%) Waterfall
6 32 (11.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (9.23%) Migration
8 22 (8.12%) ITIL
8 22 (8.12%) CRM
9 21 (7.75%) Scrum
10 20 (7.38%) Service Delivery
11 18 (6.64%) User Acceptance Testing
12 17 (6.27%) Test Scripting
12 17 (6.27%) Mentoring
13 16 (5.90%) Portfolio Management
13 16 (5.90%) Data Management
13 16 (5.90%) Systems Analysis
13 16 (5.90%) Change Management
14 15 (5.54%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 22 (8.12%) C#
1 22 (8.12%) SQL
2 13 (4.80%) JavaScript
3 11 (4.06%) Java
4 7 (2.58%) VB.NET
5 6 (2.21%) VBA
6 5 (1.85%) Ruby
6 5 (1.85%) T-SQL
6 5 (1.85%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.48%) PHP
7 4 (1.48%) C
7 4 (1.48%) C++
7 4 (1.48%) ABAP
8 3 (1.11%) Python
8 3 (1.11%) Perl
9 2 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (12.18%) ISEB
2 25 (9.23%) Degree
3 19 (7.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 10 (3.69%) CISSP
4 10 (3.69%) CISA
5 2 (0.74%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.37%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.37%) PMP
6 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.69%) ISO 9001
1 10 (3.69%) ISO 14001
1 10 (3.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (3.32%) QA
3 7 (2.58%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 54 (19.93%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.06%) Oracle
3 8 (2.95%) SAP
4 5 (1.85%) Avaloq
5 3 (1.11%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.11%) Informatica
6 2 (0.74%) Progress
6 2 (0.74%) Hyperion
6 2 (0.74%) Teradata
7 1 (0.37%) Computacenter
7 1 (0.37%) Zend
7 1 (0.37%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.37%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.37%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.37%) VMware
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Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £42000 - £54000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, incetives
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 8 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Car
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £42000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
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Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
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Manchester
Networkers Plc
Salary: Up to UKP 70000 per year
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