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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 67 56 45
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 136 162 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.76% 4.50% 5.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.86% 4.65% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 125 136 189
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +9.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,375 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £44,625 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +5.00%
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
3526 3481 3868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.57% 96.75% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2986 2882 3151
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 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Altrincham +6 5 £39,000 +24.80%
Stockport +2 5 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Bolton - 5 £33,750 - 2
Wigan +1 4 £27,250 +51.38% 1
Cheadle - 3 £37,500 -
Salford +11 1 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Heywood - 1 £33,000 -
Oldham - 1 £34,500 -
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 116 (41.73%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (37.05%) Business Analysis
3 99 (35.61%) Finance
4 72 (25.90%) Project Management
5 63 (22.66%) Stakeholder Management
6 49 (17.63%) Retail
7 48 (17.27%) Analytical Skills
8 44 (15.83%) SAP
8 44 (15.83%) ERP
9 43 (15.47%) UML
9 43 (15.47%) SDLC
10 40 (14.39%) SQL
11 38 (13.67%) FMCG
12 37 (13.31%) Translating Business Requirements
13 36 (12.95%) Matrix Organization
14 35 (12.59%) SAP ERP
15 32 (11.51%) Change Management
16 31 (11.15%) SAP BW
17 30 (10.79%) Data Modelling
18 29 (10.43%) E-Commerce
18 29 (10.43%) Degree
19 27 (9.71%) Microsoft
20 24 (8.63%) ISEB
20 24 (8.63%) Waterfall
21 23 (8.27%) User Acceptance Testing
22 22 (7.91%) BPMN
23 21 (7.55%) MS Office
24 20 (7.19%) Software Delivery
25 18 (6.47%) JIRA
25 18 (6.47%) Banking

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 (6.12%) Confluence
2 1 (0.36%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (7.55%) MS Office
2 13 (4.68%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.52%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.16%) MS Project
5 2 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 35 (12.59%) SAP ERP
2 3 (1.08%) SAP SD
2 3 (1.08%) Sonata
3 2 (0.72%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 2 (0.72%) SAP APO
3 2 (0.72%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.36%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.36%) Movex
4 1 (0.36%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.36%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.36%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.36%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.36%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.36%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.52%) Extranet
1 7 (2.52%) Internet
1 7 (2.52%) Intranet
2 1 (0.36%) Broadband
2 1 (0.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.15%) SAP BW
2 5 (1.80%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.36%) MySQL
4 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (6.47%) JIRA
2 17 (6.12%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.36%) LSMW
General
1 99 (35.61%) Finance
2 49 (17.63%) Retail
3 18 (6.47%) Banking
4 11 (3.96%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.60%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.16%) Legal
7 3 (1.08%) Marketing
7 3 (1.08%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.72%) Law
8 2 (0.72%) Local Government
9 1 (0.36%) Advertising
9 1 (0.36%) Back Office
9 1 (0.36%) French Language
9 1 (0.36%) Front Office
9 1 (0.36%) Games
9 1 (0.36%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.36%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.36%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.36%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.80%) XML
2 2 (0.72%) .NET
3 1 (0.36%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 48 (17.27%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (13.67%) FMCG
3 15 (5.40%) Visualisation
4 12 (4.32%) iPad
5 10 (3.60%) Client/Server
6 9 (3.24%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.80%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.08%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.08%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.72%) User Experience
10 1 (0.36%) Economics
10 1 (0.36%) iSeries
10 1 (0.36%) NHS
10 1 (0.36%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (41.73%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (37.05%) Business Analysis
3 72 (25.90%) Project Management
4 63 (22.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 44 (15.83%) ERP
6 43 (15.47%) SDLC
6 43 (15.47%) UML
7 37 (13.31%) Translating Business Requirements
8 36 (12.95%) Matrix Organization
9 32 (11.51%) Change Management
10 30 (10.79%) Data Modelling
11 29 (10.43%) E-Commerce
12 24 (8.63%) Waterfall
13 23 (8.27%) User Acceptance Testing
14 22 (7.91%) BPMN
15 20 (7.19%) Software Delivery
16 17 (6.12%) GAP Analysis
16 17 (6.12%) Presales
16 17 (6.12%) Requirements Analysis
16 17 (6.12%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (14.39%) SQL
2 4 (1.44%) C
3 3 (1.08%) COBOL
4 2 (0.72%) ABAP
4 2 (0.72%) Java
5 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (10.43%) Degree
2 24 (8.63%) ISEB
3 7 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.36%) ACCA
4 1 (0.36%) CIMA
4 1 (0.36%) MBA
4 1 (0.36%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (1.08%) ISO27002
1 3 (1.08%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.36%) SEPA
Vendors
1 44 (15.83%) SAP
2 27 (9.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.80%) HP
3 5 (1.80%) Oracle
4 3 (1.08%) Avaloq
4 3 (1.08%) CheckPoint
4 3 (1.08%) FNZ
5 2 (0.72%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.36%) Epicor
6 1 (0.36%) Infor
6 1 (0.36%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.36%) Northgate
6 1 (0.36%) Sage
6 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
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