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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
North West / Manchester
Rank 53 69 71
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 181 116 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.00% 3.58% 3.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.17% 3.73% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 161 95 120
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 £30,500 £31,300 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,700
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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
3502 3110 3781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.79% 95.99% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3016 2600 3269
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 22 January 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 22 January 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 - 18 £30,500 - 2
Rochdale - 9 £45,000 -
Oldham -17 4 £34,500 -10.96%
Stockport +5 3 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Wigan -7 3 £42,500 +54.54%
Altrincham -6 1 £31,000 -4.61%
Sale - 1 £45,000 -
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 171 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (43.54%) Business Analysis
3 77 (23.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 68 (20.42%) SAP
5 67 (20.12%) ERP
6 63 (18.92%) SDLC
7 59 (17.72%) Translating Business Requirements
8 57 (17.12%) SAP ERP
9 53 (15.92%) Scrum
10 51 (15.32%) Matrix Organization
11 48 (14.41%) FMCG
12 44 (13.21%) Waterfall
12 44 (13.21%) Finance
13 39 (11.71%) User Acceptance Testing
14 38 (11.41%) Degree
14 38 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
15 37 (11.11%) ISEB
16 35 (10.51%) Project Management
17 32 (9.61%) Retail
17 32 (9.61%) User Stories
18 31 (9.31%) BPMN
19 30 (9.01%) E-Commerce
20 28 (8.41%) User Experience
20 28 (8.41%) Software Delivery
21 26 (7.81%) Use Case
22 25 (7.51%) JIRA
23 24 (7.21%) SAP SD
23 24 (7.21%) Legal
24 23 (6.91%) SAP APO
24 23 (6.91%) 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 15 (4.50%) Confluence
2 6 (1.80%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.30%) SAS
3 1 (0.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (3.90%) MS Visio
2 7 (2.10%) MS Office
3 6 (1.80%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.30%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.30%) Stata
Business Applications
1 57 (17.12%) SAP ERP
2 24 (7.21%) SAP SD
3 23 (6.91%) SAP APO
4 12 (3.60%) SAP SCM
5 10 (3.00%) Payment Gateway
6 5 (1.50%) SAP PP
7 4 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.90%) OpenText MBPM
8 3 (0.90%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.30%) HFM
9 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.30%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.30%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.30%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.30%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.30%) SAP HR
9 1 (0.30%) SAP QM
9 1 (0.30%) Sonata
9 1 (0.30%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.90%) Internet
2 2 (0.60%) Broadband
2 2 (0.60%) Extranet
2 2 (0.60%) Intranet
2 2 (0.60%) Skype
3 1 (0.30%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.90%) Big Data
2 3 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (0.90%) QlikView
3 2 (0.60%) SAP BW
3 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.30%) GIS
4 1 (0.30%) Power BI
4 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.30%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (7.51%) JIRA
2 6 (1.80%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.30%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 44 (13.21%) Finance
2 32 (9.61%) Retail
3 24 (7.21%) Legal
4 19 (5.71%) Manufacturing
5 17 (5.11%) Telecoms
6 11 (3.30%) Banking
7 9 (2.70%) Military
8 8 (2.40%) Law
9 6 (1.80%) Games
10 5 (1.50%) Marketing
11 4 (1.20%) Billing
12 3 (0.90%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.30%) Back Office
13 1 (0.30%) Front Office
13 1 (0.30%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.30%) XML
2 9 (2.70%) .NET
3 4 (1.20%) Web Services
4 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.30%) JSON
4 1 (0.30%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (0.30%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (0.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (14.41%) FMCG
2 38 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (8.41%) User Experience
4 14 (4.20%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (2.40%) Visualisation
7 6 (1.80%) iPad
7 6 (1.80%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.50%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.20%) Cybercrime
10 3 (0.90%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.90%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.60%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.60%) Telematics
12 1 (0.30%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.30%) Cyberthreat
12 1 (0.30%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.30%) Fintech
12 1 (0.30%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.60%) Android
1 2 (0.60%) Apple iOS
1 2 (0.60%) Mac OS X
1 2 (0.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (43.54%) Business Analysis
3 77 (23.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 67 (20.12%) ERP
5 63 (18.92%) SDLC
6 59 (17.72%) Translating Business Requirements
7 53 (15.92%) Scrum
8 51 (15.32%) Matrix Organization
9 44 (13.21%) Waterfall
10 39 (11.71%) User Acceptance Testing
11 35 (10.51%) Project Management
12 32 (9.61%) User Stories
13 31 (9.31%) BPMN
14 30 (9.01%) E-Commerce
15 28 (8.41%) Software Delivery
16 26 (7.81%) Use Case
17 23 (6.91%) Data Modelling
17 23 (6.91%) UML
18 20 (6.01%) Presales
18 20 (6.01%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 19 (5.71%) SQL
2 11 (3.30%) C
3 6 (1.80%) C#
3 6 (1.80%) Java
4 2 (0.60%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.30%) Python
5 1 (0.30%) R
5 1 (0.30%) VB
5 1 (0.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (11.41%) Degree
2 37 (11.11%) ISEB
3 15 (4.50%) Security Cleared
4 14 (4.20%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.60%) CCA
6 1 (0.30%) ACCA
6 1 (0.30%) CIMA
6 1 (0.30%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.30%) MBA
6 1 (0.30%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.00%) ISO 14001
1 10 (3.00%) ISO 9001
1 10 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.80%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.80%) QA
3 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.30%) SEPA
Vendors
1 68 (20.42%) SAP
2 21 (6.31%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.30%) JDA
4 9 (2.70%) Cognizant
4 9 (2.70%) IBM
5 8 (2.40%) Guidewire
6 3 (0.90%) JD Edwards
6 3 (0.90%) Oracle
7 1 (0.30%) Avaloq
7 1 (0.30%) FNZ
7 1 (0.30%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.30%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.30%) Tableau
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
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