The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 63 64 98
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 124 163 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.75% 4.13% 2.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.90% 4.28% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 108 138 78
Average salary £43,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
3179 3807 3579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.19% 96.36% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2635 3267 3119
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Stockport +1 5 £40,000 +26.98% 3
Altrincham +5 3 £32,500 +62.50%
Oldham - 3 £30,000 - 1
Wigan +4 2 £27,500 +52.77%
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 115 (48.73%) Business Analysis
2 97 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (36.02%) Finance
4 78 (33.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 56 (23.73%) Project Management
6 51 (21.61%) SDLC
7 47 (19.92%) User Acceptance Testing
8 46 (19.49%) Requirements Management
9 45 (19.07%) Analytical Skills
10 41 (17.37%) BPMN
10 41 (17.37%) Requirements Analysis
11 40 (16.95%) SQL
12 37 (15.68%) UML
12 37 (15.68%) Software Delivery
13 36 (15.25%) Microsoft
14 33 (13.98%) Data Modelling
15 31 (13.14%) Logical Data Model
15 31 (13.14%) Visualisation
16 29 (12.29%) Data Analysis
17 27 (11.44%) Confluence
17 27 (11.44%) JIRA
18 26 (11.02%) Balsamiq Mockups
18 26 (11.02%) Presales
18 26 (11.02%) PRINCE2
18 26 (11.02%) MS Office
19 25 (10.59%) Degree
20 23 (9.75%) ISEB
21 21 (8.90%) Banking
22 20 (8.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
22 20 (8.47%) E-Commerce

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (11.44%) Confluence
2 3 (1.27%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (11.02%) MS Office
2 8 (3.39%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.69%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.12%) SAP ERP
2 3 (1.27%) SAP CO
2 3 (1.27%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.27%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.85%) SaaS
2 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.42%) IaaS
2 1 (0.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.85%) Extranet
1 2 (0.85%) Internet
1 2 (0.85%) Intranet
2 1 (0.42%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.12%) SAP BW
2 3 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (1.27%) Data Mining
2 3 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.42%) GIS
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (11.44%) JIRA
2 26 (11.02%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 85 (36.02%) Finance
2 21 (8.90%) Banking
3 11 (4.66%) Retail
4 4 (1.69%) Investment Banking
4 4 (1.69%) Legal
4 4 (1.69%) Marketing
5 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.85%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (0.42%) Back Office
6 1 (0.42%) Games
6 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.69%) .NET
2 3 (1.27%) Mason
3 1 (0.42%) REST
3 1 (0.42%) Velocity
3 1 (0.42%) Web Services
3 1 (0.42%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (19.07%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (13.14%) Visualisation
3 9 (3.81%) User Experience
4 5 (2.12%) FMCG
5 4 (1.69%) Derivative
5 4 (1.69%) Fintech
5 4 (1.69%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.27%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.27%) iPad
6 3 (1.27%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.27%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.27%) NHS
7 2 (0.85%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.42%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.42%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.42%) Robotics
8 1 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (48.73%) Business Analysis
2 97 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (33.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 56 (23.73%) Project Management
5 51 (21.61%) SDLC
6 47 (19.92%) User Acceptance Testing
7 46 (19.49%) Requirements Management
8 41 (17.37%) BPMN
8 41 (17.37%) Requirements Analysis
9 37 (15.68%) Software Delivery
9 37 (15.68%) UML
10 33 (13.98%) Data Modelling
11 31 (13.14%) Logical Data Model
12 29 (12.29%) Data Analysis
13 26 (11.02%) Presales
13 26 (11.02%) PRINCE2
14 20 (8.47%) E-Commerce
15 18 (7.63%) Business Transformation
15 18 (7.63%) Use Case
16 17 (7.20%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (16.95%) SQL
2 2 (0.85%) COBOL
2 2 (0.85%) Java
2 2 (0.85%) PHP
2 2 (0.85%) PL/SQL
2 2 (0.85%) VB
3 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.42%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (10.59%) Degree
2 23 (9.75%) ISEB
3 20 (8.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.42%) CBAP
4 1 (0.42%) IIBA
4 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.85%) QA
1 2 (0.85%) SEPA
2 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 36 (15.25%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.24%) SAP
3 3 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (0.85%) Cognizant
4 2 (0.85%) LexisNexis
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle
5 1 (0.42%) PeopleSoft
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