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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 58 103 94
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -9
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 156 83 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.03% 2.18% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.90% 2.62% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 138 68 87
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,450 £55,300 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
3186 3166 3181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.24% 83.14% 79.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2699 2701 2722
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 4 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 4 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 - 8 £43,500 - 2
Salford -2 5 £35,000 -33.33%
Bolton +1 3 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Wigan - 3 £37,500 -
Stockport -6 1 £50,000 +51.51%
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £50,000 -
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 121 (44.16%) Finance
2 84 (30.66%) Project Management
3 64 (23.36%) Data Analysis
4 59 (21.53%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (20.80%) Microsoft
6 56 (20.44%) PRINCE2
7 54 (19.71%) Analytical Skills
8 52 (18.98%) SQL Server
9 38 (13.87%) ISEB
10 37 (13.50%) Business Intelligence
11 36 (13.14%) Waterfall
12 35 (12.77%) MS Excel
13 33 (12.04%) Degree
14 31 (11.31%) Retail
14 31 (11.31%) SQL
14 31 (11.31%) .NET
15 30 (10.95%) Stakeholder Management
16 28 (10.22%) MS Visio
17 26 (9.49%) Banking
18 24 (8.76%) Migration
19 23 (8.39%) MS Office
20 22 (8.03%) Service Delivery
21 21 (7.66%) CRM
22 20 (7.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
22 20 (7.30%) Scrum
22 20 (7.30%) User Acceptance Testing
23 19 (6.93%) ASP.NET
24 18 (6.57%) C#
24 18 (6.57%) VCP4
25 17 (6.20%) Six Sigma

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 3 (1.09%) SAS
2 2 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (0.73%) OpenEdge
2 2 (0.73%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.73%) Apache
2 2 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.36%) IIS
Applications
1 35 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 28 (10.22%) MS Visio
3 23 (8.39%) MS Office
4 3 (1.09%) MS Project
4 3 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.19%) SAP CO
1 6 (2.19%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (2.19%) SAP FI
2 4 (1.46%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.46%) Magento
3 3 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.73%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.73%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.73%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.73%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.73%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.73%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 2 (0.73%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.36%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.36%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.36%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.73%) SaaS
2 2 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.11%) Internet
2 1 (0.36%) Intranet
2 1 (0.36%) Extranet
2 1 (0.36%) Firewall
2 1 (0.36%) Broadband
2 1 (0.36%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (18.98%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (5.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (5.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (4.74%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (1.46%) MySQL
9 4 (1.46%) SAP BW
10 3 (1.09%) Big Data
10 3 (1.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.73%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.73%) Apache Accumulo
11 2 (0.73%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.73%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (1.09%) Axure RP
1 3 (1.09%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.73%) Subversion
2 2 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
General
1 121 (44.16%) Finance
2 31 (11.31%) Retail
3 26 (9.49%) Banking
4 10 (3.65%) Retail Banking
4 10 (3.65%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.82%) Front Office
5 5 (1.82%) Back Office
6 4 (1.46%) Marketing
7 3 (1.09%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.73%) Legal
8 2 (0.73%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.73%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.36%) Advertising
9 1 (0.36%) Billing
9 1 (0.36%) Games
9 1 (0.36%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 180 (65.69%) Analyst
2 163 (59.49%) Business Analyst
3 42 (15.33%) Consultant
4 34 (12.41%) Financial Business Analyst
4 34 (12.41%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 13 (4.74%) Developer
6 12 (4.38%) Services Delivery Consultant
7 9 (3.28%) Senior Business Analyst
7 9 (3.28%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (2.92%) Implementation Consultant
8 8 (2.92%) Agile Business Analyst
9 7 (2.55%) Architect
9 7 (2.55%) Project Manager
9 7 (2.55%) Technical Consultant
9 7 (2.55%) Business Manager
10 6 (2.19%) Technical Manager
10 6 (2.19%) Banking Business Analyst
10 6 (2.19%) IT Business Analyst
10 6 (2.19%) Server Analyst
10 6 (2.19%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (11.31%) .NET
2 19 (6.93%) ASP.NET
3 12 (4.38%) HTML
4 10 (3.65%) XML
4 10 (3.65%) CSS
5 8 (2.92%) Web Services
6 6 (2.19%) jQuery
7 4 (1.46%) HTML5
7 4 (1.46%) CSS3
8 3 (1.09%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (1.09%) Grails
8 3 (1.09%) XSD
8 3 (1.09%) XSLT
8 3 (1.09%) WinForms
8 3 (1.09%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (1.09%) WCF
9 2 (0.73%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 54 (19.71%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.38%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.92%) NHS
4 6 (2.19%) Data Extraction
4 6 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.09%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (1.09%) Informatics
5 3 (1.09%) Life Science
6 2 (0.73%) Statistics
6 2 (0.73%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.73%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.73%) Open Source
6 2 (0.73%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.36%) User Experience
7 1 (0.36%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.36%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.36%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.36%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.36%) FMCG
7 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.46%) Windows
2 2 (0.73%) Linux
3 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.36%) Android
3 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.36%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (30.66%) Project Management
2 64 (23.36%) Data Analysis
3 59 (21.53%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (20.44%) PRINCE2
5 37 (13.50%) Business Intelligence
6 36 (13.14%) Waterfall
7 30 (10.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (8.76%) Migration
9 22 (8.03%) Service Delivery
10 21 (7.66%) CRM
11 20 (7.30%) Scrum
11 20 (7.30%) User Acceptance Testing
12 17 (6.20%) Six Sigma
12 17 (6.20%) Data Management
13 16 (5.84%) Enterprise Architecture
13 16 (5.84%) Change Management
13 16 (5.84%) ITIL
14 15 (5.47%) Portfolio Management
14 15 (5.47%) Lean Six Sigma
15 14 (5.11%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (11.31%) SQL
2 18 (6.57%) C#
3 12 (4.38%) JavaScript
4 11 (4.01%) Java
4 11 (4.01%) VB.NET
5 9 (3.28%) VBA
6 7 (2.55%) T-SQL
7 6 (2.19%) Perl
7 6 (2.19%) Python
8 5 (1.82%) C
8 5 (1.82%) PL/SQL
8 5 (1.82%) Ruby
9 4 (1.46%) PHP
9 4 (1.46%) C++
9 4 (1.46%) ABAP
10 1 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (13.87%) ISEB
2 33 (12.04%) Degree
3 20 (7.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 18 (6.57%) VCP4
5 4 (1.46%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.46%) CISA
5 4 (1.46%) CISSP
6 3 (1.09%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.73%) MCP
7 2 (0.73%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.36%) PMP
8 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.36%) MCSD
8 1 (0.36%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.36%) MCTS
8 1 (0.36%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.38%) SLA
2 10 (3.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (3.65%) ISO 9001
2 10 (3.65%) ISO 14001
3 7 (2.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 57 (20.80%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.01%) Oracle
3 8 (2.92%) SAP
4 6 (2.19%) Teradata
4 6 (2.19%) Informatica
5 5 (1.82%) Avaloq
6 2 (0.73%) Progress
7 1 (0.36%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.36%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.36%) Kronos
7 1 (0.36%) Computacenter
7 1 (0.36%) VMware
7 1 (0.36%) Zend
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Networkers Plc
Salary: Up to UKP 70000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus+23 days holiday+4% pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, incetives
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits+bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
New Gen Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits.
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £35,791 to £40,949 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £30,749 to £34,898 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
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Posted: 12 days ago
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Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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