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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
North West / Manchester
Rank 54 64 63
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 189 129 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.03% 3.94% 4.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.19% 4.07% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 165 112 137
Median salary £47,500 £44,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.34% +10.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
3639 3168 3781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.78% 96.88% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3063 2616 3206
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 £30,500 -
Rochdale - 7 £45,000 -
Stockport +3 4 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Oldham -29 2 £34,500 +15.00%
Altrincham -11 1 £31,000 -4.61%
Cheadle - 1 £40,000 -
Sale - 1 £45,000 -
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 177 (49.58%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (37.25%) Business Analysis
3 88 (24.65%) SAP
4 87 (24.37%) ERP
5 78 (21.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 73 (20.45%) SDLC
7 71 (19.89%) SAP ERP
8 69 (19.33%) Translating Business Requirements
9 64 (17.93%) Matrix Organization
10 62 (17.37%) FMCG
11 51 (14.29%) Scrum
12 48 (13.45%) Finance
12 48 (13.45%) User Acceptance Testing
13 45 (12.61%) Waterfall
14 39 (10.92%) Degree
14 39 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
15 37 (10.36%) User Stories
16 36 (10.08%) ISEB
17 34 (9.52%) Software Delivery
18 32 (8.96%) SAP SD
19 30 (8.40%) Project Management
19 30 (8.40%) User Experience
20 29 (8.12%) Legal
20 29 (8.12%) Manufacturing
20 29 (8.12%) E-Commerce
20 29 (8.12%) BPMN
20 29 (8.12%) Use Case
21 28 (7.84%) SAP APO
21 28 (7.84%) Retail
22 27 (7.56%) Data Modelling

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 17 (4.76%) Confluence
2 11 (3.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.56%) CMS
3 2 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (3.08%) MS Visio
2 9 (2.52%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.24%) MS Office
4 4 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 71 (19.89%) SAP ERP
2 32 (8.96%) SAP SD
3 28 (7.84%) SAP APO
4 16 (4.48%) SAP SCM
5 9 (2.52%) SAP PP
6 7 (1.96%) Payment Gateway
7 3 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.56%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.28%) HFM
9 1 (0.28%) OpenText MBPM
9 1 (0.28%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.28%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.28%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.28%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.28%) SAP HR
9 1 (0.28%) SAP QM
9 1 (0.28%) Sonata
9 1 (0.28%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.28%) SaaS
1 1 (0.28%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.48%) Internet
2 3 (0.84%) FTP
2 3 (0.84%) HTTP
3 2 (0.56%) Broadband
3 2 (0.56%) Extranet
3 2 (0.56%) Intranet
3 2 (0.56%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.28%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.96%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (0.84%) MS Access
4 2 (0.56%) Big Data
4 2 (0.56%) QlikView
4 2 (0.56%) SAP BW
4 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.28%) GIS
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (7.00%) JIRA
2 5 (1.40%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 48 (13.45%) Finance
2 29 (8.12%) Legal
2 29 (8.12%) Manufacturing
3 28 (7.84%) Retail
4 16 (4.48%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.64%) Law
6 9 (2.52%) Military
7 8 (2.24%) Marketing
8 6 (1.68%) Banking
8 6 (1.68%) Games
9 4 (1.12%) Billing
10 1 (0.28%) Advertising
10 1 (0.28%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.20%) .NET
2 11 (3.08%) XML
3 7 (1.96%) Web Services
4 3 (0.84%) EDI
4 3 (0.84%) EDIFACT
5 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.28%) JSON
5 1 (0.28%) Mason
5 1 (0.28%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (0.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 62 (17.37%) FMCG
2 39 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (8.40%) User Experience
4 11 (3.08%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.80%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.52%) iPad
6 9 (2.52%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.12%) Cybercrime
9 3 (0.84%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.84%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.84%) TRADACOMS
10 2 (0.56%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.28%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.28%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.28%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.28%) Fintech
11 1 (0.28%) NHS
11 1 (0.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.56%) Android
1 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
1 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X
1 2 (0.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (49.58%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (37.25%) Business Analysis
3 87 (24.37%) ERP
4 78 (21.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 73 (20.45%) SDLC
6 69 (19.33%) Translating Business Requirements
7 64 (17.93%) Matrix Organization
8 51 (14.29%) Scrum
9 48 (13.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 45 (12.61%) Waterfall
11 37 (10.36%) User Stories
12 34 (9.52%) Software Delivery
13 30 (8.40%) Project Management
14 29 (8.12%) BPMN
14 29 (8.12%) E-Commerce
14 29 (8.12%) Use Case
15 27 (7.56%) Data Modelling
16 26 (7.28%) UML
17 24 (6.72%) Order to Cash
18 23 (6.44%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 17 (4.76%) SQL
2 11 (3.08%) C
3 7 (1.96%) C#
4 6 (1.68%) Java
5 3 (0.84%) ActionScript
5 3 (0.84%) ActionScript 2.0
6 2 (0.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.28%) VB
7 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (10.92%) Degree
2 36 (10.08%) ISEB
3 15 (4.20%) Security Cleared
4 14 (3.92%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.56%) CCA
6 1 (0.28%) ACCA
6 1 (0.28%) CIMA
6 1 (0.28%) IIBA
6 1 (0.28%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.28%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.36%) ISO 14001
1 12 (3.36%) ISO 9001
1 12 (3.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (2.24%) QA
3 5 (1.40%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.28%) IFRS
4 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 88 (24.65%) SAP
2 21 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.20%) JDA
4 8 (2.24%) Guidewire
5 7 (1.96%) Cognizant
6 6 (1.68%) IBM
6 6 (1.68%) Oracle
7 3 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.56%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.56%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.28%) Avaloq
9 1 (0.28%) FNZ
9 1 (0.28%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.28%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.28%) Siebel
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
LA International
Salary: £50000 - £59000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Medical, Pension, Holidays etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago