The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Merseyside region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 59 56 47
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 17 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.51% 1.43% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 1.47% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 8
Median salary £34,750 £43,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.65% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.16%
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
630 475 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 93.20% 97.34% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 426 343 394
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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 8 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Liverpool -15 9 £34,500 -16.86% 1
Wirral - 4 £47,500 -
Birkenhead 0 1 £32,500 -4.41%
St Helens - 1 £31,803 -
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Merseyside region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (48.48%) Project Management
3 10 (30.30%) .NET
4 9 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 9 (27.27%) Software Delivery
5 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
7 6 (18.18%) J2EE
7 6 (18.18%) Java
7 6 (18.18%) SDLC
8 5 (15.15%) Finance
8 5 (15.15%) Degree
8 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
9 4 (12.12%) ISEB
9 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
9 4 (12.12%) SQL
9 4 (12.12%) User Stories
10 3 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
10 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (9.09%) MS Project
10 3 (9.09%) Scrum
11 2 (6.06%) TDD
11 2 (6.06%) Competitor Analysis
11 2 (6.06%) Confluence
11 2 (6.06%) iPad
11 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
11 2 (6.06%) BDD
11 2 (6.06%) Velocity
11 2 (6.06%) JIRA

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 2 (6.06%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Project
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.03%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Intranet
2 1 (3.03%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.03%) QlikView
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) JIRA
1 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) .NET
2 6 (18.18%) J2EE
3 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.06%) Java EE
3 2 (6.06%) Velocity
3 2 (6.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) iPad
3 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.06%) NHS
3 2 (6.06%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (48.48%) Project Management
3 9 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 9 (27.27%) Software Delivery
4 6 (18.18%) SDLC
5 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
6 4 (12.12%) User Stories
7 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (9.09%) Scrum
7 3 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (6.06%) BDD
8 2 (6.06%) Competitor Analysis
8 2 (6.06%) Data Migration
8 2 (6.06%) Kanban
8 2 (6.06%) Migration
8 2 (6.06%) Re-Platforming
8 2 (6.06%) TDD
8 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.03%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) Java
2 4 (12.12%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) ISEB
3 1 (3.03%) ACCA
3 1 (3.03%) CIMA
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Sage
Liverpool, Merseyside
Colston Consulting
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