The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 48 92 81
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -11
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 178 102 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.43% 2.48% 2.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.48% 3.16% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 161 99 102
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,401 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.11% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3248 3232 2979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 80.90% 78.48% 78.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2624 2771 2610
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Business Analysis
North West

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +23 24 £39,000 -8.23%
Altrincham +17 15 £20,000 -29.82% 1
Cheadle - 12 £37,000 -
Oldham - 4 £49,500 -
Bolton - 4 £43,750 - 1
Salford -5 1 £37,000 -
Wigan - 1 £30,000 -
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 118 (42.14%) Finance
2 67 (23.93%) SQL Server
3 61 (21.79%) SQL
4 59 (21.07%) MS Excel
5 56 (20.00%) Project Management
6 48 (17.14%) PRINCE2
7 44 (15.71%) Microsoft
7 44 (15.71%) Use Case
8 37 (13.21%) Data Analysis
9 36 (12.86%) Business Intelligence
10 34 (12.14%) Data Modelling
11 33 (11.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 32 (11.43%) XML
12 32 (11.43%) Degree
13 29 (10.36%) SQL Server 2008
13 29 (10.36%) SQL Server 2005
14 28 (10.00%) .NET
14 28 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
15 26 (9.29%) VB.NET
16 25 (8.93%) VBA
16 25 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 24 (8.57%) Systems Analysis
17 24 (8.57%) C#
18 23 (8.21%) Management Information System
18 23 (8.21%) GAP Analysis
18 23 (8.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 22 (7.86%) Data Warehouse
20 21 (7.50%) Scrum
21 20 (7.14%) CRM

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 9 (3.21%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.50%) CMS
3 3 (1.07%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.71%) Apache
4 2 (0.71%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 59 (21.07%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.29%) MS Office
3 11 (3.93%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (3.21%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (1.79%) Magento
3 4 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.71%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 2 (0.71%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.36%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.36%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.36%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) SaaS
1 1 (0.36%) Office 365
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 67 (23.93%) SQL Server
2 29 (10.36%) SQL Server 2005
2 29 (10.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (8.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (7.86%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.07%) MySQL
7 2 (0.71%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.36%) BODI
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%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.79%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.07%) Subversion
2 3 (1.07%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 118 (42.14%) Finance
2 12 (4.29%) Manufacturing
3 10 (3.57%) Banking
3 10 (3.57%) Front Office
3 10 (3.57%) Back Office
4 8 (2.86%) Retail
5 5 (1.79%) Legal
5 5 (1.79%) Local Government
5 5 (1.79%) Marketing
6 4 (1.43%) Games
6 4 (1.43%) Law
7 3 (1.07%) Advertising
8 2 (0.71%) Billing
8 2 (0.71%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.71%) Automotive
9 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.36%) Electronics
9 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 211 (75.36%) Analyst
2 180 (64.29%) Business Analyst
3 41 (14.64%) Consultant
4 27 (9.64%) Senior Business Analyst
4 27 (9.64%) Senior Analyst
5 22 (7.86%) Implementation Consultant
6 14 (5.00%) Developer
7 13 (4.64%) Graduate
8 10 (3.57%) Financial Business Analyst
8 10 (3.57%) Software Consultant
8 10 (3.57%) Server Analyst
8 10 (3.57%) Web Analyst
8 10 (3.57%) SQL Server Analyst
8 10 (3.57%) Software Implementation Consultant
9 9 (3.21%) Junior
9 9 (3.21%) Systems Analyst
10 8 (2.86%) Project Manager
10 8 (2.86%) Agile Business Analyst
10 8 (2.86%) Junior Analyst
11 7 (2.50%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (11.43%) XML
2 28 (10.00%) .NET
3 18 (6.43%) ASP.NET
4 8 (2.86%) CSS
4 8 (2.86%) HTML
5 7 (2.50%) jQuery
6 5 (1.79%) RESTful
7 4 (1.43%) Web Services
8 3 (1.07%) JSON
8 3 (1.07%) Zend Framework
9 2 (0.71%) LAMP
9 2 (0.71%) Ajax
9 2 (0.71%) HTML5
9 2 (0.71%) CSS3
10 1 (0.36%) XHTML
10 1 (0.36%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.21%) Management Information System
2 10 (3.57%) Data Extraction
3 8 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.79%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.07%) APACS
5 3 (1.07%) EMV
5 3 (1.07%) NHS
6 1 (0.36%) DTV
6 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.36%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.36%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.50%) Windows
2 3 (1.07%) Linux
2 3 (1.07%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.36%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (20.00%) Project Management
2 48 (17.14%) PRINCE2
3 44 (15.71%) Use Case
4 37 (13.21%) Data Analysis
5 36 (12.86%) Business Intelligence
6 34 (12.14%) Data Modelling
7 28 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (8.57%) Systems Analysis
10 23 (8.21%) GAP Analysis
11 21 (7.50%) Scrum
12 20 (7.14%) CRM
13 18 (6.43%) ERP
14 17 (6.07%) E-Commerce
15 15 (5.36%) Competitor Analysis
15 15 (5.36%) Web Development
16 13 (4.64%) Workflow
17 12 (4.29%) Software Testing
18 11 (3.93%) Enterprise Architecture
18 11 (3.93%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 61 (21.79%) SQL
2 26 (9.29%) VB.NET
3 25 (8.93%) VBA
4 24 (8.57%) C#
5 20 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 12 (4.29%) Java
7 8 (2.86%) JavaScript
8 7 (2.50%) VB
9 5 (1.79%) PHP
10 4 (1.43%) C++
10 4 (1.43%) VBScript
11 3 (1.07%) C
12 2 (0.71%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.71%) PHP5
13 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (11.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 32 (11.43%) Degree
3 15 (5.36%) ISEB
4 6 (2.14%) ACCA
4 6 (2.14%) CIMA
5 3 (1.07%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.36%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.07%) SLA
2 2 (0.71%) QA
Vendors
1 44 (15.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.50%) SAP
2 7 (2.50%) ServiceNow
3 5 (1.79%) Zend
4 4 (1.43%) SYSPRO
5 3 (1.07%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.07%) Omniture
6 2 (0.71%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (0.71%) Oracle
7 1 (0.36%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.36%) Siebel
7 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + benefits+bonusagile
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits + big bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £56000 - £70000 per annum + benefits, OTE, car
Posted: 18 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £38000 - £52000 per annum + benefits, car, pension
Posted: 23 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago