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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 53 108 75
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 180 81 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.82% 2.30% 3.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.96% 2.40% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 156 65 141
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -0.57%
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
3631 3368 4103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.27% 95.55% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3185 2775 3513
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 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 - 16 £32,500 - 2
Rochdale - 7 £45,000 - 1
Stockport +12 5 £48,250 +20.62% 1
Oldham +4 5 £34,500 -27.36%
Wigan -7 3 £42,500 +54.54%
Sale - 2 £45,000 -
Altrincham -3 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 158 (51.97%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (47.04%) Business Analysis
3 75 (24.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 57 (18.75%) Scrum
5 49 (16.12%) SDLC
6 48 (15.79%) SAP
7 47 (15.46%) ERP
8 45 (14.80%) ISEB
8 45 (14.80%) Finance
8 45 (14.80%) Analytical Skills
9 44 (14.47%) Translating Business Requirements
10 39 (12.83%) SAP ERP
11 38 (12.50%) Waterfall
12 37 (12.17%) Degree
13 36 (11.84%) Retail
13 36 (11.84%) Project Management
14 34 (11.18%) FMCG
14 34 (11.18%) BPMN
15 33 (10.86%) Matrix Organization
16 27 (8.88%) User Experience
17 26 (8.55%) User Acceptance Testing
18 25 (8.22%) E-Commerce
18 25 (8.22%) JIRA
19 24 (7.89%) UML
19 24 (7.89%) User Stories
20 23 (7.57%) Data Modelling
21 22 (7.24%) SQL
21 22 (7.24%) Coaching
21 22 (7.24%) Software Delivery
22 20 (6.58%) Wireframes

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 15 (4.93%) Confluence
2 4 (1.32%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.33%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (4.28%) MS Visio
2 6 (1.97%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.64%) MS Office
4 2 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.33%) MS Project
5 1 (0.33%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.33%) Stata
Business Applications
1 39 (12.83%) SAP ERP
2 14 (4.61%) SAP APO
3 13 (4.28%) SAP SD
4 10 (3.29%) Payment Gateway
5 6 (1.97%) SAP SCM
6 4 (1.32%) OpenText MBPM
6 4 (1.32%) Sonata
7 3 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.99%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.33%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.33%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.33%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.33%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.33%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.33%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.33%) SAP PP
8 1 (0.33%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.29%) Internet
2 2 (0.66%) Broadband
2 2 (0.66%) Extranet
2 2 (0.66%) Intranet
3 1 (0.33%) HTTP
3 1 (0.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.30%) SAP BW
2 4 (1.32%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.99%) Big Data
3 3 (0.99%) QlikView
4 2 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.33%) Power BI
5 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.33%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (8.22%) JIRA
2 6 (1.97%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 45 (14.80%) Finance
2 36 (11.84%) Retail
3 20 (6.58%) Legal
4 13 (4.28%) Banking
4 13 (4.28%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.95%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.96%) Military
7 6 (1.97%) Games
7 6 (1.97%) Marketing
8 5 (1.64%) Law
8 5 (1.64%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.32%) Billing
10 2 (0.66%) Back Office
10 2 (0.66%) Front Office
11 1 (0.33%) Advertising
11 1 (0.33%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.33%) Local Government
11 1 (0.33%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.62%) XML
2 7 (2.30%) .NET
3 4 (1.32%) Web Services
4 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.33%) JSON
4 1 (0.33%) Mason
4 1 (0.33%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (0.33%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (0.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.80%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (11.18%) FMCG
3 27 (8.88%) User Experience
4 14 (4.61%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.96%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (2.63%) Visualisation
7 6 (1.97%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.97%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.32%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.32%) Cybercrime
9 4 (1.32%) iPad
10 3 (0.99%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.66%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.66%) NHS
11 2 (0.66%) Telematics
12 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.33%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.33%) Economics
12 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.66%) Android
1 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
1 2 (0.66%) Mac OS X
1 2 (0.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (51.97%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (47.04%) Business Analysis
3 75 (24.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 57 (18.75%) Scrum
5 49 (16.12%) SDLC
6 47 (15.46%) ERP
7 44 (14.47%) Translating Business Requirements
8 38 (12.50%) Waterfall
9 36 (11.84%) Project Management
10 34 (11.18%) BPMN
11 33 (10.86%) Matrix Organization
12 26 (8.55%) User Acceptance Testing
13 25 (8.22%) E-Commerce
14 24 (7.89%) UML
14 24 (7.89%) User Stories
15 23 (7.57%) Data Modelling
16 22 (7.24%) Coaching
16 22 (7.24%) Software Delivery
17 20 (6.58%) Wireframes
18 19 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (7.24%) SQL
2 15 (4.93%) C
3 6 (1.97%) C#
3 6 (1.97%) Java
4 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.33%) Python
5 1 (0.33%) R
5 1 (0.33%) VB
5 1 (0.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 45 (14.80%) ISEB
2 37 (12.17%) Degree
3 15 (4.93%) Security Cleared
4 14 (4.61%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.66%) CCA
6 1 (0.33%) ACCA
6 1 (0.33%) CIMA
6 1 (0.33%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.33%) MBA
6 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.33%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.30%) ISO 14001
1 7 (2.30%) ISO 9001
1 7 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.97%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.66%) QA
4 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.33%) SEPA
Vendors
1 48 (15.79%) SAP
2 20 (6.58%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.96%) Cognizant
3 9 (2.96%) IBM
4 6 (1.97%) Guidewire
5 5 (1.64%) JDA
6 4 (1.32%) Avaloq
6 4 (1.32%) FNZ
7 3 (0.99%) Oracle
8 2 (0.66%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.33%) Epicor
9 1 (0.33%) Infor
9 1 (0.33%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.33%) Northgate
9 1 (0.33%) Sage
9 1 (0.33%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.33%) Tableau
Bolton, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £33000.00 per annum + Bonus & Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £44,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (plus competitive package)
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
University Of Manchester
Salary: From £39,324 to £48,327 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + plus car, bonus and benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car, Bonus and benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car, bonus and benefits
Posted: 24 days ago