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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 77 65 69
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 135 155 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.58% 3.97% 3.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.68% 4.11% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 122 139 137
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,900 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
3667 3775 3931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.22% 96.75% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3133 3124 3305
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 - 10 £32,500 - 1
Altrincham +13 5 £45,000 +38.46%
Wigan - 4 £33,500 -
Stockport -1 1 £32,500 -22.61% 1
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 127 (45.68%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (43.53%) Business Analysis
3 84 (30.22%) Finance
4 65 (23.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 51 (18.35%) Project Management
6 48 (17.27%) Retail
7 47 (16.91%) Analytical Skills
8 40 (14.39%) ERP
8 40 (14.39%) SDLC
9 39 (14.03%) Scrum
10 38 (13.67%) Translating Business Requirements
11 36 (12.95%) SAP
12 35 (12.59%) ISEB
13 34 (12.23%) FMCG
14 33 (11.87%) Change Management
15 32 (11.51%) SAP ERP
15 32 (11.51%) Matrix Organization
16 31 (11.15%) UML
16 31 (11.15%) E-Commerce
17 30 (10.79%) Waterfall
18 29 (10.43%) SQL
19 28 (10.07%) Degree
20 24 (8.63%) Microsoft
21 23 (8.27%) SAP BW
22 21 (7.55%) Data Modelling
22 21 (7.55%) BPMN
23 19 (6.83%) Banking
24 18 (6.47%) User Acceptance Testing
25 17 (6.12%) JIRA
26 16 (5.76%) Requirements Analysis

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 11 (3.96%) Confluence
2 1 (0.36%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (5.04%) MS Visio
2 13 (4.68%) MS Office
3 7 (2.52%) MS Excel
4 4 (1.44%) MS Project
5 2 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.36%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.36%) Stata
Business Applications
1 32 (11.51%) SAP ERP
2 6 (2.16%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (1.44%) OpenText MBPM
3 4 (1.44%) SAP APO
3 4 (1.44%) SAP SD
3 4 (1.44%) Sonata
4 2 (0.72%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.36%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.36%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.08%) Broadband
1 3 (1.08%) Internet
2 2 (0.72%) Extranet
2 2 (0.72%) Intranet
3 1 (0.36%) HTTP
3 1 (0.36%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.27%) SAP BW
2 6 (2.16%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.72%) QlikView
3 2 (0.72%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.36%) Big Data
4 1 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.36%) MySQL
4 1 (0.36%) Power BI
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (6.12%) JIRA
2 10 (3.60%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 84 (30.22%) Finance
2 48 (17.27%) Retail
3 19 (6.83%) Banking
4 15 (5.40%) Legal
5 12 (4.32%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.80%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.08%) Games
7 3 (1.08%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.08%) Marketing
8 2 (0.72%) Back Office
8 2 (0.72%) Billing
8 2 (0.72%) Front Office
8 2 (0.72%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.72%) Law
8 2 (0.72%) Local Government
9 1 (0.36%) French Language
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 8 (2.88%) XML
2 3 (1.08%) .NET
3 1 (0.36%) JSON
3 1 (0.36%) Mason
3 1 (0.36%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (0.36%) SOAP
3 1 (0.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 47 (16.91%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (12.23%) FMCG
3 13 (4.68%) Mobile App
4 8 (2.88%) Visualisation
5 7 (2.52%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.16%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.16%) iPad
7 5 (1.80%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.44%) User Experience
9 3 (1.08%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.08%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.72%) Cybercrime
10 2 (0.72%) NHS
11 1 (0.36%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.36%) Economics
11 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.36%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (45.68%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (43.53%) Business Analysis
3 65 (23.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 51 (18.35%) Project Management
5 40 (14.39%) ERP
5 40 (14.39%) SDLC
6 39 (14.03%) Scrum
7 38 (13.67%) Translating Business Requirements
8 33 (11.87%) Change Management
9 32 (11.51%) Matrix Organization
10 31 (11.15%) E-Commerce
10 31 (11.15%) UML
11 30 (10.79%) Waterfall
12 21 (7.55%) BPMN
12 21 (7.55%) Data Modelling
13 18 (6.47%) User Acceptance Testing
14 16 (5.76%) GAP Analysis
14 16 (5.76%) Requirements Analysis
15 15 (5.40%) Coaching
15 15 (5.40%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (10.43%) SQL
2 7 (2.52%) C
3 4 (1.44%) Java
4 1 (0.36%) C#
4 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.36%) Python
4 1 (0.36%) R
Qualifications
1 35 (12.59%) ISEB
2 28 (10.07%) Degree
3 4 (1.44%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.08%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.36%) ACCA
5 1 (0.36%) CIMA
5 1 (0.36%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.36%) MBA
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%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.36%) SEPA
Vendors
1 36 (12.95%) SAP
2 24 (8.63%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.80%) Cognizant
3 5 (1.80%) IBM
4 4 (1.44%) Avaloq
4 4 (1.44%) FNZ
4 4 (1.44%) Oracle
5 3 (1.08%) CheckPoint
5 3 (1.08%) Guidewire
5 3 (1.08%) JD Edwards
6 2 (0.72%) HP
7 1 (0.36%) Epicor
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
7 1 (0.36%) Tableau
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