The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 47 42 47
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 12 30 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.21% 4.80% 4.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 4.96% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 26
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £49,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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 Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
509 605 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 93.57% 96.80% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 407 541 483
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Merseyside

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 31 October 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 +5 10 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Southport - 1 £36,500 -
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 12 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 9 (27.27%) Lean Six Sigma
4 9 (27.27%) Six Sigma
5 6 (18.18%) Legal
6 5 (15.15%) Project Management
6 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (15.15%) ISEB
6 5 (15.15%) SQL
6 5 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Business Transformation
7 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
7 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
7 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (9.09%) UML
8 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
8 3 (9.09%) CRM
8 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
8 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
8 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (9.09%) Logistics
8 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (9.09%) Refactoring
9 2 (6.06%) Use Case
9 2 (6.06%) Marketing
9 2 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (6.06%) Software Architecture
9 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (6.06%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) Data Mining
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (6.06%) MS Access
4 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Legal
3 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Law
4 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Android
2 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 9 (27.27%) Lean Six Sigma
3 9 (27.27%) Six Sigma
4 5 (15.15%) Project Management
4 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (15.15%) Business Transformation
5 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.09%) UML
6 3 (9.09%) CRM
6 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 3 (9.09%) Refactoring
6 3 (9.09%) Logistics
7 2 (6.06%) Use Case
7 2 (6.06%) User Stories
7 2 (6.06%) Software Architecture
7 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (6.06%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.06%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) ISEB
2 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.03%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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