The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 51 65 59
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 12 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.29% 1.36% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 1.57% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 11
Average salary £49,000 £27,750 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.57% -36.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £23,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £36,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Business Analysis
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
433 572 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 82.79% 86.54% 76.35%
Number of salaries quoted 369 511 405
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Merseyside region.

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Merseyside

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Business Analysis
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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
Liverpool +20 7 £40,000 +73.91%
Wirral - 1 £50,000 -
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 12 (38.71%) SQL
1 12 (38.71%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (35.48%) T-SQL
2 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
3 10 (32.26%) Finance
4 9 (29.03%) Legal
4 9 (29.03%) Project Management
5 7 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (19.35%) Refactoring
7 5 (16.13%) Infor
7 5 (16.13%) WhereScape RED
7 5 (16.13%) MDX
7 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
7 5 (16.13%) AS400
7 5 (16.13%) ERP
7 5 (16.13%) BPR
7 5 (16.13%) Business Objects
8 4 (12.90%) .NET
8 4 (12.90%) C#
8 4 (12.90%) HTML
8 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
8 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
8 4 (12.90%) CSS
8 4 (12.90%) XML
8 4 (12.90%) JavaScript

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Project
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (16.13%) WhereScape RED
4 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (6.45%) MS Access
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
1 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 9 (29.03%) Legal
3 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
4 3 (9.68%) Law
5 1 (3.23%) Retail
5 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Business Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Head of IT
4 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Head of Infrastructure
5 3 (9.68%) MI Developer
5 3 (9.68%) .NET Team Leader
5 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Team Leader
5 3 (9.68%) Development Team Leader
5 3 (9.68%) Business Developer
6 2 (6.45%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Information Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Programme Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) MDX
2 4 (12.90%) Silverlight
2 4 (12.90%) HTML
2 4 (12.90%) .NET
2 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
2 4 (12.90%) CSS
2 4 (12.90%) XML
2 4 (12.90%) PhoneGap
2 4 (12.90%) Backbone.js
2 4 (12.90%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
2 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.23%) jQuery
3 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (3.23%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) AS400
2 2 (6.45%) User Experience
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.68%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (29.03%) Project Management
3 6 (19.35%) Refactoring
4 5 (16.13%) BPR
4 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (16.13%) ERP
5 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.90%) Scrum
5 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (12.90%) iOS Development
5 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.68%) Android Development
6 3 (9.68%) CRM
6 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
7 2 (6.45%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.45%) Change Management
7 2 (6.45%) Migration
7 2 (6.45%) Time Management
7 2 (6.45%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) SQL
2 11 (35.48%) T-SQL
3 4 (12.90%) C#
3 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) ISEB
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) HNC
3 1 (3.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Business Objects
1 5 (16.13%) Infor
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) SAP