The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 64 64 46
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 141 149 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.03% 4.43% 5.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.12% 4.59% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 129 127 186
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £33,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £43,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -1.71%
Business Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3422 3249 3850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.77% 96.64% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2931 2706 3147
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Manchester region.

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Manchester

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Manchester

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Stockport +10 7 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Altrincham - 4 £39,000 -
Bolton - 4 £33,750 - 1
Cheadle - 3 £37,500 -
Wigan +2 2 £24,250 +34.72%
Salford +9 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Oldham -5 1 £34,500 +15.00%
Heywood - 1 £33,000 -
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 120 (43.17%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (40.65%) Finance
3 98 (35.25%) Business Analysis
4 74 (26.62%) Project Management
5 63 (22.66%) Stakeholder Management
6 49 (17.63%) UML
6 49 (17.63%) SDLC
7 46 (16.55%) SQL
8 43 (15.47%) Retail
9 42 (15.11%) SAP
10 40 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
11 39 (14.03%) ERP
12 38 (13.67%) Translating Business Requirements
13 36 (12.95%) Data Modelling
14 34 (12.23%) FMCG
15 33 (11.87%) Matrix Organization
16 32 (11.51%) SAP ERP
16 32 (11.51%) SAP BW
17 31 (11.15%) E-Commerce
17 31 (11.15%) Change Management
18 30 (10.79%) Degree
19 29 (10.43%) Microsoft
20 27 (9.71%) User Acceptance Testing
20 27 (9.71%) BPMN
20 27 (9.71%) Software Delivery
21 24 (8.63%) Requirements Management
21 24 (8.63%) Requirements Analysis
21 24 (8.63%) MS Office
21 24 (8.63%) Data Analysis
22 22 (7.91%) JIRA

Business Analyst Skill Set
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 21 (7.55%) Confluence
2 3 (1.08%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (8.63%) MS Office
2 12 (4.32%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.16%) MS Project
3 6 (2.16%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 32 (11.51%) SAP ERP
2 3 (1.08%) SAP CO
2 3 (1.08%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.08%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.72%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 2 (0.72%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.36%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.36%) Movex
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.36%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.36%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.36%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.36%) SAP WM
4 1 (0.36%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.88%) Extranet
1 8 (2.88%) Internet
1 8 (2.88%) Intranet
2 1 (0.36%) Broadband
2 1 (0.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.51%) SAP BW
2 5 (1.80%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.72%) Data Mining
3 2 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.36%) MySQL
4 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (7.91%) JIRA
2 21 (7.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.36%) LSMW
General
1 113 (40.65%) Finance
2 43 (15.47%) Retail
3 20 (7.19%) Banking
4 10 (3.60%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.24%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.80%) Legal
7 4 (1.44%) Marketing
8 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.72%) Law
8 2 (0.72%) Wholesale Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Advertising
9 1 (0.36%) French Language
9 1 (0.36%) Games
9 1 (0.36%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.36%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.36%) Local Government
9 1 (0.36%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.36%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.80%) XML
2 2 (0.72%) .NET
3 1 (0.36%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (12.23%) FMCG
3 22 (7.91%) Visualisation
4 13 (4.68%) iPad
5 10 (3.60%) Mobile App
6 9 (3.24%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.80%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.80%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.80%) User Experience
8 4 (1.44%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.08%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.36%) iSeries
10 1 (0.36%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (43.17%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (35.25%) Business Analysis
3 74 (26.62%) Project Management
4 63 (22.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 49 (17.63%) SDLC
5 49 (17.63%) UML
6 39 (14.03%) ERP
7 38 (13.67%) Translating Business Requirements
8 36 (12.95%) Data Modelling
9 33 (11.87%) Matrix Organization
10 31 (11.15%) Change Management
10 31 (11.15%) E-Commerce
11 27 (9.71%) BPMN
11 27 (9.71%) Software Delivery
11 27 (9.71%) User Acceptance Testing
12 24 (8.63%) Data Analysis
12 24 (8.63%) Requirements Analysis
12 24 (8.63%) Requirements Management
13 22 (7.91%) Logical Data Model
13 22 (7.91%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 46 (16.55%) SQL
2 4 (1.44%) COBOL
3 3 (1.08%) PL/SQL
4 2 (0.72%) ABAP
4 2 (0.72%) Java
4 2 (0.72%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.36%) C
5 1 (0.36%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (10.79%) Degree
2 12 (4.32%) ISEB
2 12 (4.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.36%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.44%) QA
2 3 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.08%) ISO27002
3 2 (0.72%) SEPA
4 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 42 (15.11%) SAP
2 29 (10.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.80%) HP
4 4 (1.44%) Oracle
5 3 (1.08%) CheckPoint
6 2 (0.72%) Cognizant
6 2 (0.72%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.36%) Avaloq
7 1 (0.36%) Epicor
7 1 (0.36%) FNZ
7 1 (0.36%) Infor
7 1 (0.36%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.36%) Northgate
7 1 (0.36%) Sage
7 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
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