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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 58 65 57
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 141 136 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.20% 4.03% 4.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.31% 4.17% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 124 118 154
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +9.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £34,850 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £49,700
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -3.40%
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
3273 3258 3797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.56% 96.53% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2819 2669 3099
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 £55,000 £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 29 May 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 May 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 +9 4 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Stockport +13 3 £35,000 +4.47% 3
Oldham -2 3 £29,500 -1.66%
Altrincham - 3 £39,000 -
Wigan +10 2 £18,500 +2.77%
Heywood - 1 £33,000 -
Salford - 1 £50,000 -
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 128 (46.72%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (42.34%) Finance
3 106 (38.69%) Business Analysis
4 72 (26.28%) Project Management
5 71 (25.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 56 (20.44%) SDLC
7 50 (18.25%) SQL
8 48 (17.52%) UML
9 39 (14.23%) Data Modelling
9 39 (14.23%) Analytical Skills
10 38 (13.87%) Retail
11 35 (12.77%) SAP
11 35 (12.77%) User Acceptance Testing
12 34 (12.41%) Software Delivery
13 32 (11.68%) E-Commerce
13 32 (11.68%) Degree
13 32 (11.68%) Translating Business Requirements
14 31 (11.31%) Requirements Analysis
14 31 (11.31%) BPMN
14 31 (11.31%) ERP
14 31 (11.31%) Data Analysis
15 30 (10.95%) Requirements Management
16 29 (10.58%) Microsoft
17 28 (10.22%) Logical Data Model
17 28 (10.22%) Visualisation
18 26 (9.49%) FMCG
18 26 (9.49%) PRINCE2
19 25 (9.12%) MS Office
19 25 (9.12%) Change Management
19 25 (9.12%) SAP BW

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 24 (8.76%) Confluence
2 4 (1.46%) SAS
Applications
1 25 (9.12%) MS Office
2 11 (4.01%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.92%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.46%) MS Project
5 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (9.12%) SAP ERP
2 4 (1.46%) SAP CO
2 4 (1.46%) SAP FI
2 4 (1.46%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.73%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 2 (0.73%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.36%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.36%) Movex
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.36%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.36%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.36%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.73%) SaaS
2 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.36%) IaaS
2 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.92%) Extranet
1 8 (2.92%) Internet
1 8 (2.92%) Intranet
2 1 (0.36%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.12%) SAP BW
2 3 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (1.09%) Data Mining
2 3 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.73%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (9.12%) JIRA
2 24 (8.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.36%) LSMW
General
1 116 (42.34%) Finance
2 38 (13.87%) Retail
3 23 (8.39%) Banking
4 10 (3.65%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.28%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.46%) Legal
6 4 (1.46%) Marketing
7 2 (0.73%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.73%) Law
7 2 (0.73%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (0.36%) French Language
8 1 (0.36%) Games
8 1 (0.36%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.36%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.36%) Local Government
8 1 (0.36%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.36%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.23%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (10.22%) Visualisation
3 26 (9.49%) FMCG
4 11 (4.01%) Mobile App
5 10 (3.65%) iPad
6 9 (3.28%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.92%) User Experience
8 4 (1.46%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.09%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.73%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.73%) NHS
11 1 (0.36%) iSeries
11 1 (0.36%) Online Gambling
11 1 (0.36%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (46.72%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (38.69%) Business Analysis
3 72 (26.28%) Project Management
4 71 (25.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 56 (20.44%) SDLC
6 48 (17.52%) UML
7 39 (14.23%) Data Modelling
8 35 (12.77%) User Acceptance Testing
9 34 (12.41%) Software Delivery
10 32 (11.68%) E-Commerce
10 32 (11.68%) Translating Business Requirements
11 31 (11.31%) BPMN
11 31 (11.31%) Data Analysis
11 31 (11.31%) ERP
11 31 (11.31%) Requirements Analysis
12 30 (10.95%) Requirements Management
13 28 (10.22%) Logical Data Model
14 26 (9.49%) PRINCE2
15 25 (9.12%) Change Management
16 24 (8.76%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 50 (18.25%) SQL
2 4 (1.46%) COBOL
3 3 (1.09%) PL/SQL
4 2 (0.73%) ABAP
4 2 (0.73%) Java
5 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.36%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (11.68%) Degree
2 18 (6.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 16 (5.84%) ISEB
4 1 (0.36%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.46%) QA
2 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.73%) ISO27002
2 2 (0.73%) SEPA
3 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 35 (12.77%) SAP
2 29 (10.58%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.82%) HP
4 3 (1.09%) CheckPoint
4 3 (1.09%) Oracle
5 2 (0.73%) Cognizant
5 2 (0.73%) JD Edwards
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