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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 55 98 102
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +4
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 165 96 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.46% 2.39% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.39% 2.85% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 143 82 88
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,900 £50,000 £51,500
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
3062 3373 3351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.69% 83.80% 80.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2521 2782 2862
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Bolton - 6 £55,000 -
Salford - 6 £47,500 -
Rochdale - 5 £50,000 -
Oldham +5 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Stockport -4 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 126 (48.46%) Finance
2 90 (34.62%) Project Management
3 78 (30.00%) Data Analysis
4 73 (28.08%) PRINCE2
5 54 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (19.62%) Microsoft
7 44 (16.92%) Retail
8 43 (16.54%) Banking
9 41 (15.77%) Analytical Skills
10 36 (13.85%) .NET
11 33 (12.69%) Business Intelligence
12 31 (11.92%) SQL Server
13 29 (11.15%) ISEB
14 28 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
14 28 (10.77%) Waterfall
15 27 (10.38%) Migration
15 27 (10.38%) MS Visio
16 26 (10.00%) MS Excel
17 23 (8.85%) ASP.NET
17 23 (8.85%) C#
17 23 (8.85%) Technical Architecture
18 21 (8.08%) Retail Banking
18 21 (8.08%) MS Office
18 21 (8.08%) ITIL
19 20 (7.69%) Scrum
20 19 (7.31%) CRM
20 19 (7.31%) Change Management
20 19 (7.31%) Portfolio Management
21 18 (6.92%) User Acceptance Testing
22 17 (6.54%) Test Scripting

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (2.31%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.15%) SAS
2 3 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (0.77%) Apache
4 1 (0.38%) IIS
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 27 (10.38%) MS Visio
2 26 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 21 (8.08%) MS Office
4 5 (1.92%) MS Project
5 3 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.31%) SAP FI
1 6 (2.31%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (2.31%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (2.31%) SAP CO
2 5 (1.92%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.54%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (1.54%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 4 (1.54%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (1.54%) Magento
3 4 (1.54%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (1.54%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (1.54%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (1.54%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (1.54%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (1.15%) Oracle FAH
5 2 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.77%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.38%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.54%) SaaS
3 2 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.00%) Internet
2 2 (0.77%) Extranet
2 2 (0.77%) Intranet
3 1 (0.38%) Firewall
3 1 (0.38%) Broadband
3 1 (0.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.92%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.23%) Oracle BI EE
3 10 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 4 (1.54%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.54%) QlikView
7 4 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.54%) SAP BW
7 4 (1.54%) MySQL
8 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.15%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (0.77%) Essbase
9 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.77%) OLAP
9 2 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.77%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (2.69%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.15%) Axure RP
3 3 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.38%) Subversion
4 1 (0.38%) Cucumber
General
1 126 (48.46%) Finance
2 44 (16.92%) Retail
3 43 (16.54%) Banking
4 21 (8.08%) Retail Banking
5 8 (3.08%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.92%) Marketing
6 5 (1.92%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.77%) Legal
7 2 (0.77%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.38%) Advertising
8 1 (0.38%) Games
8 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.38%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 177 (68.08%) Analyst
2 151 (58.08%) Business Analyst
3 39 (15.00%) Consultant
4 32 (12.31%) Financial Business Analyst
4 32 (12.31%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 13 (5.00%) Developer
6 12 (4.62%) Project Manager
7 9 (3.46%) Architect
7 9 (3.46%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (3.46%) Technical Consultant
7 9 (3.46%) Banking Business Analyst
7 9 (3.46%) Technology Consultant
8 8 (3.08%) Agile Business Analyst
9 7 (2.69%) Business Manager
9 7 (2.69%) IT Business Analyst
9 7 (2.69%) Project Analyst
9 7 (2.69%) Implementation Analyst
10 6 (2.31%) Technical Manager
10 6 (2.31%) Senior Business Analyst
10 6 (2.31%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (13.85%) .NET
2 23 (8.85%) ASP.NET
3 12 (4.62%) HTML
4 10 (3.85%) CSS
5 9 (3.46%) Web Services
5 9 (3.46%) jQuery
6 8 (3.08%) XML
7 5 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 4 (1.54%) AngularJS
8 4 (1.54%) XSD
8 4 (1.54%) XSLT
8 4 (1.54%) WCF
9 3 (1.15%) Grails
9 3 (1.15%) WinForms
9 3 (1.15%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (1.15%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.38%) Ajax
10 1 (0.38%) Zend Framework
10 1 (0.38%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.77%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.62%) NHS
3 6 (2.31%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.54%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (1.54%) Informatics
5 3 (1.15%) Life Science
5 3 (1.15%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.77%) Data Conversion
6 2 (0.77%) Open Source
6 2 (0.77%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.77%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.77%) Statistics
7 1 (0.38%) Replication
7 1 (0.38%) Clustering
7 1 (0.38%) IVR
7 1 (0.38%) Tandem
7 1 (0.38%) User Experience
7 1 (0.38%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.77%) Windows
1 2 (0.77%) Linux
2 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
2 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (34.62%) Project Management
2 78 (30.00%) Data Analysis
3 73 (28.08%) PRINCE2
4 54 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (12.69%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (10.77%) Waterfall
7 27 (10.38%) Migration
8 23 (8.85%) Technical Architecture
9 21 (8.08%) ITIL
10 20 (7.69%) Scrum
11 19 (7.31%) Change Management
11 19 (7.31%) CRM
11 19 (7.31%) Portfolio Management
12 18 (6.92%) User Acceptance Testing
13 17 (6.54%) Test Scripting
13 17 (6.54%) Mentoring
14 15 (5.77%) Data Management
14 15 (5.77%) Service Delivery
15 14 (5.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 23 (8.85%) C#
2 17 (6.54%) SQL
3 11 (4.23%) JavaScript
4 10 (3.85%) Java
5 5 (1.92%) PL/SQL
5 5 (1.92%) Ruby
6 4 (1.54%) VB
6 4 (1.54%) VB.NET
6 4 (1.54%) ABAP
6 4 (1.54%) PHP
6 4 (1.54%) C
6 4 (1.54%) C++
7 3 (1.15%) VBA
7 3 (1.15%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.77%) Python
8 2 (0.77%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (11.15%) ISEB
2 16 (6.15%) Degree
3 15 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 10 (3.85%) CISSP
4 10 (3.85%) CISA
5 1 (0.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.38%) PMP
5 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.46%) QA
2 8 (3.08%) ISO 9001
2 8 (3.08%) ISO 14001
2 8 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 51 (19.62%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.62%) Oracle
3 7 (2.69%) SAP
4 5 (1.92%) Avaloq
5 3 (1.15%) ServiceNow
6 2 (0.77%) Hyperion
6 2 (0.77%) Informatica
7 1 (0.38%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.38%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.38%) VMware
7 1 (0.38%) Teradata
7 1 (0.38%) Computacenter
7 1 (0.38%) Zend
7 1 (0.38%) Sitecore
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