The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 42 47 62
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 25 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.86% 3.17% 2.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.04% 3.27% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 15
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
Job Titles Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
619 581 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.52% 96.99% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 521 500 607
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Business Analyst
North West

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +3 18 £38,000 -10.58% 4
Birkenhead - 2 £41,250 -
Wirral - 2 £36,250 -
Southport - 1 £35,000 -
St Helens - 1 £39,000 -
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 17 (36.17%) Business Analysis
2 12 (25.53%) Finance
3 10 (21.28%) Six Sigma
4 9 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (19.15%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (19.15%) Lean Six Sigma
5 7 (14.89%) Software Architecture
5 7 (14.89%) ISEB
5 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (12.77%) Project Management
6 6 (12.77%) SQL
6 6 (12.77%) Legal
6 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (12.77%) User Stories
7 5 (10.64%) Logistics
7 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
7 5 (10.64%) UML
7 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
8 4 (8.51%) Windows
8 4 (8.51%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (6.38%) Retail
9 3 (6.38%) Back Office
9 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
9 3 (6.38%) .NET
9 3 (6.38%) Oracle
9 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
9 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
9 3 (6.38%) Android
9 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (4.26%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.26%) Big Data
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.13%) MS Access
5 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (25.53%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Legal
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
3 3 (6.38%) Back Office
4 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.26%) Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Law
5 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Android
2 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Business Analysis
2 10 (21.28%) Six Sigma
3 9 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (19.15%) Lean Six Sigma
3 9 (19.15%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (14.89%) Software Architecture
4 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.77%) Project Management
5 6 (12.77%) User Stories
6 5 (10.64%) UML
6 5 (10.64%) Logistics
7 4 (8.51%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (6.38%) Refactoring
9 2 (4.26%) Business Transformation
9 2 (4.26%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.26%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.26%) Zachman Framework
9 2 (4.26%) TOGAF
9 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) SQL
2 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.13%) R
3 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) ISEB
2 2 (4.26%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.13%) Facebook
3 1 (2.13%) Twitter
3 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.13%) Cognos
Liverpool, Merseyside
KDR
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago