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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 98 116 96
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -20
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 106 71 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.84% 1.97% 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.17% 2.19% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 85 60 107
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £27,580
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,400 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
3348 3241 3678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.61% 90.13% 86.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2937 2662 3136
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 14 £35,000 -
Rochdale - 6 £45,000 - 1
Stockport -2 5 £50,000 +14.28% 1
Oldham +1 2 £38,750 -18.42% 1
Cheadle - 1 £44,000 -
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 116 (48.74%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (30.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 53 (22.27%) Finance
4 49 (20.59%) Scrum
5 42 (17.65%) ISEB
6 39 (16.39%) Project Management
7 38 (15.97%) Waterfall
8 35 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
9 33 (13.87%) Retail
10 32 (13.45%) Degree
10 32 (13.45%) SQL
11 28 (11.76%) Banking
12 26 (10.92%) .NET
13 24 (10.08%) XML
13 24 (10.08%) Microsoft
14 23 (9.66%) E-Commerce
14 23 (9.66%) SDLC
15 20 (8.40%) Change Management
15 20 (8.40%) User Stories
16 19 (7.98%) Coaching
16 19 (7.98%) UML
17 18 (7.56%) JIRA
17 18 (7.56%) Translating Business Requirements
17 18 (7.56%) User Acceptance Testing
17 18 (7.56%) Wireframes
18 16 (6.72%) Legal
18 16 (6.72%) ASP.NET
18 16 (6.72%) SQL Server
18 16 (6.72%) Enterprise Architecture
18 16 (6.72%) iPad

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.78%) Confluence
2 4 (1.68%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.26%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.84%) CMS
4 2 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.42%) CICS
5 1 (0.42%) JBoss
5 1 (0.42%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.42%) SAS
5 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (5.46%) MS Visio
2 9 (3.78%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.26%) MS Project
4 1 (0.42%) MS Office
4 1 (0.42%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.42%) Stata
Business Applications
1 9 (3.78%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (2.52%) SAP MM
3 5 (2.10%) SAP ERP
3 5 (2.10%) SAP SCM
4 4 (1.68%) OpenText MBPM
4 4 (1.68%) Sonata
5 3 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.84%) Demantra
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle ASCP
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.42%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.78%) Internet
2 2 (0.84%) Broadband
2 2 (0.84%) Extranet
2 2 (0.84%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.72%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.30%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (5.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (5.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (4.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (4.20%) QlikView
7 5 (2.10%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.26%) DB2
8 3 (1.26%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.26%) SQLPlus
9 2 (0.84%) Big Data
9 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.84%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.84%) MySQL
10 1 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (7.56%) JIRA
2 4 (1.68%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.84%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.84%) FitNesse
3 2 (0.84%) Selenium
3 2 (0.84%) SpecFlow
3 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.84%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 53 (22.27%) Finance
2 33 (13.87%) Retail
3 28 (11.76%) Banking
4 16 (6.72%) Legal
5 11 (4.62%) Manufacturing
5 11 (4.62%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.78%) Military
7 8 (3.36%) Law
8 4 (1.68%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.26%) Back Office
9 3 (1.26%) Front Office
10 1 (0.42%) Advertising
10 1 (0.42%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.42%) Local Government
10 1 (0.42%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 157 (65.97%) Analyst
2 145 (60.92%) Business Analyst
3 41 (17.23%) Agile Business Analyst
4 22 (9.24%) Web Analyst
4 22 (9.24%) Web Business Analyst
5 20 (8.40%) Software Analyst
6 18 (7.56%) Architect
7 17 (7.14%) Consultant
8 16 (6.72%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 16 (6.72%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 16 (6.72%) Retail Business Analyst
8 16 (6.72%) Senior Analyst
9 15 (6.30%) Senior Business Analyst
10 14 (5.88%) Developer
11 12 (5.04%) Digital Analyst
11 12 (5.04%) Digital Business Analyst
11 12 (5.04%) Project Manager
11 12 (5.04%) SAP Analyst
12 11 (4.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 9 (3.78%) Product Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (10.92%) .NET
2 24 (10.08%) XML
3 16 (6.72%) ASP.NET
4 6 (2.52%) Web Services
5 4 (1.68%) SOAP
6 3 (1.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.84%) Apache Flex
7 2 (0.84%) Behat
7 2 (0.84%) CSS
7 2 (0.84%) HTML
7 2 (0.84%) LINQ
7 2 (0.84%) REST
7 2 (0.84%) WSDL
7 2 (0.84%) XSD
8 1 (0.42%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.42%) Java EE
8 1 (0.42%) Middleware
8 1 (0.42%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (0.42%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 35 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.72%) iPad
3 12 (5.04%) Mobile App
3 12 (5.04%) User Experience
4 11 (4.62%) Data Integration
5 9 (3.78%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (2.94%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.52%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.68%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.26%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.84%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.84%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.42%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.42%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.42%) FMCG
11 1 (0.42%) NHS
11 1 (0.42%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.42%) Over-the-Top Content
11 1 (0.42%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.84%) Linux
1 2 (0.84%) Windows
2 1 (0.42%) AIX
2 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.42%) Solaris
2 1 (0.42%) Unix
2 1 (0.42%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (48.74%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (30.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 49 (20.59%) Scrum
4 39 (16.39%) Project Management
5 38 (15.97%) Waterfall
6 23 (9.66%) E-Commerce
6 23 (9.66%) SDLC
7 20 (8.40%) Change Management
7 20 (8.40%) User Stories
8 19 (7.98%) Coaching
8 19 (7.98%) UML
9 18 (7.56%) Translating Business Requirements
9 18 (7.56%) User Acceptance Testing
9 18 (7.56%) Wireframes
10 16 (6.72%) Enterprise Architecture
10 16 (6.72%) Mentoring
11 15 (6.30%) BPMN
11 15 (6.30%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (6.30%) Data Analysis
11 15 (6.30%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 32 (13.45%) SQL
2 14 (5.88%) C
3 4 (1.68%) PL/SQL
4 3 (1.26%) C#
4 3 (1.26%) Java
4 3 (1.26%) VB.NET
5 2 (0.84%) C++
5 2 (0.84%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.42%) Python
6 1 (0.42%) R
6 1 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (17.65%) ISEB
2 32 (13.45%) Degree
3 9 (3.78%) DV Cleared
3 9 (3.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.42%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.42%) MBA
4 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.36%) SEPA
2 6 (2.52%) ISO 14001
2 6 (2.52%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.52%) SLA
3 4 (1.68%) QA
4 3 (1.26%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.84%) COBIT
Vendors
1 24 (10.08%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.04%) SAP
3 11 (4.62%) Oracle
4 10 (4.20%) IBM
5 9 (3.78%) Cognizant
6 5 (2.10%) Guidewire
7 4 (1.68%) Avaloq
7 4 (1.68%) FNZ
7 4 (1.68%) JDA
8 2 (0.84%) Teradata
9 1 (0.42%) Infor
9 1 (0.42%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.42%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.42%) Sun
9 1 (0.42%) VMware
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Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
The Little Black Book Agency
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago