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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 97 80 100
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 104 105 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.48% 2.83% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 3.52% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 94 77 88
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £57,500 £50,750
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
3435 2984 3430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.96% 80.30% 79.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2945 2551 3058
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 £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £51,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Rochdale - 7 £47,000 -
Altrincham +3 5 £27,500 -27.63%
Bury - 4 £27,500 -
Bolton +4 3 £35,000 -26.31%
Stockport -11 3 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Wigan -12 3 £37,500 -28.57%
Oldham +1 2 £51,750 +52.20%
Salford -9 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £50,000 -
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 86 (38.57%) Finance
2 63 (28.25%) SQL Server
3 62 (27.80%) Project Management
4 50 (22.42%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (20.18%) SQL
5 45 (20.18%) MS Excel
6 44 (19.73%) Business Intelligence
6 44 (19.73%) Microsoft
6 44 (19.73%) Analytical Skills
7 36 (16.14%) Degree
8 32 (14.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 31 (13.90%) Data Analysis
9 31 (13.90%) SQL Server 2008
10 30 (13.45%) ISEB
11 28 (12.56%) .NET
12 27 (12.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 26 (11.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 25 (11.21%) Data Warehouse
15 24 (10.76%) SQL Server 2005
16 23 (10.31%) VB.NET
16 23 (10.31%) PRINCE2
16 23 (10.31%) Scrum
17 22 (9.87%) VBA
18 21 (9.42%) XML
18 21 (9.42%) Migration
19 20 (8.97%) CRM
19 20 (8.97%) Waterfall
20 18 (8.07%) C#
20 18 (8.07%) T-SQL
21 16 (7.17%) ASP.NET

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (0.90%) Apache
1 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
1 2 (0.90%) OpenEdge
1 2 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 45 (20.18%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.17%) MS Visio
3 14 (6.28%) MS Office
4 3 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.79%) SAP FI
1 4 (1.79%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (1.79%) SAP CO
1 4 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.79%) Magento
2 2 (0.90%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.45%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.45%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.59%) Internet
2 1 (0.45%) Extranet
2 1 (0.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (28.25%) SQL Server
2 31 (13.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (12.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (11.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (11.21%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (10.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (2.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.35%) Big Data
9 2 (0.90%) MySQL
9 2 (0.90%) Apache Accumulo
9 2 (0.90%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.90%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.90%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.45%) ActiveReports
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (1.79%) Subversion
2 1 (0.45%) JIRA
2 1 (0.45%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 86 (38.57%) Finance
2 10 (4.48%) Banking
2 10 (4.48%) Retail
3 8 (3.59%) Back Office
4 7 (3.14%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.14%) Front Office
5 3 (1.35%) Legal
6 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.90%) Automotive
6 2 (0.90%) Local Government
6 2 (0.90%) Marketing
7 1 (0.45%) Billing
7 1 (0.45%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.45%) Advertising
7 1 (0.45%) Games
7 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 154 (69.06%) Analyst
2 128 (57.40%) Business Analyst
3 32 (14.35%) Consultant
4 16 (7.17%) Financial Business Analyst
4 16 (7.17%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 14 (6.28%) Server Analyst
5 14 (6.28%) SQL Server Analyst
6 13 (5.83%) Services Delivery Consultant
6 13 (5.83%) Developer
6 13 (5.83%) Senior Business Analyst
6 13 (5.83%) Senior Analyst
7 12 (5.38%) Implementation Consultant
8 9 (4.04%) Graduate
9 8 (3.59%) IT Consultant
10 7 (3.14%) Project Manager
11 6 (2.69%) Agile Business Analyst
12 5 (2.24%) Junior Analyst
12 5 (2.24%) Junior
12 5 (2.24%) Systems Analyst
12 5 (2.24%) Junior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (12.56%) .NET
2 21 (9.42%) XML
3 16 (7.17%) ASP.NET
4 11 (4.93%) HTML
5 9 (4.04%) CSS
6 8 (3.59%) Web Services
7 7 (3.14%) HTML5
7 7 (3.14%) CSS3
8 4 (1.79%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.90%) Zend Framework
9 2 (0.90%) jQuery
9 2 (0.90%) WinForms
10 1 (0.45%) SAP CO-PA
10 1 (0.45%) WSDL
10 1 (0.45%) SOAP
10 1 (0.45%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (19.73%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.73%) Data Extraction
3 11 (4.93%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.79%) N-Tier
4 4 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.90%) User Experience
6 2 (0.90%) FMCG
7 1 (0.45%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.45%) NHS
7 1 (0.45%) Replication
7 1 (0.45%) Clustering
7 1 (0.45%) Tandem
7 1 (0.45%) Derivative
7 1 (0.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.79%) Windows
2 1 (0.45%) Android
2 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (27.80%) Project Management
2 50 (22.42%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (19.73%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (14.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (13.90%) Data Analysis
6 23 (10.31%) Scrum
6 23 (10.31%) PRINCE2
7 21 (9.42%) Migration
8 20 (8.97%) CRM
8 20 (8.97%) Waterfall
9 16 (7.17%) Use Case
9 16 (7.17%) Data Modelling
10 15 (6.73%) Service Delivery
11 14 (6.28%) E-Commerce
11 14 (6.28%) Enterprise Architecture
11 14 (6.28%) Data Migration
12 13 (5.83%) Competitor Analysis
12 13 (5.83%) Web Development
13 12 (5.38%) ITIL
14 11 (4.93%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 45 (20.18%) SQL
2 23 (10.31%) VB.NET
3 22 (9.87%) VBA
4 18 (8.07%) T-SQL
4 18 (8.07%) C#
5 11 (4.93%) JavaScript
6 7 (3.14%) Perl
6 7 (3.14%) Java
6 7 (3.14%) Python
7 4 (1.79%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.90%) C
8 2 (0.90%) PHP
8 2 (0.90%) ABAP
9 1 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (16.14%) Degree
2 30 (13.45%) ISEB
3 10 (4.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (3.14%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.79%) A+ Certification
5 4 (1.79%) MCP
6 3 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.35%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.45%) MCSD
7 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.45%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.45%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.38%) SLA
2 7 (3.14%) ISO 14001
2 7 (3.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (3.14%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.79%) QA
Vendors
1 44 (19.73%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.04%) SAP
3 8 (3.59%) Oracle
4 5 (2.24%) Avaloq
4 5 (2.24%) Teradata
4 5 (2.24%) Informatica
5 2 (0.90%) Progress
5 2 (0.90%) Zend
6 1 (0.45%) Kronos
6 1 (0.45%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.45%) Sage
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