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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 44 54 62
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 20 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.81% 0.84% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.93% 0.86% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 11
Average salary £35,000 £39,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% -4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £35,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £41,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
509 465 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 96.95% 97.08% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 401 401 533
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 13 February 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
(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 +9 14 £35,000 -11.39% 1
Birkenhead - 4 £34,000 -
Southport - 1 £35,000 -
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 10 (38.46%) Business Analysis
1 10 (38.46%) Investment Management
2 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (23.08%) SDLC
4 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
4 5 (19.23%) MS Visio
5 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (15.38%) NHS
5 4 (15.38%) Java
5 4 (15.38%) .NET
5 4 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.54%) MS Office
6 3 (11.54%) Project Management
6 3 (11.54%) ISEB
7 2 (7.69%) Change Management
7 2 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
8 1 (3.85%) Finance
8 1 (3.85%) XML
8 1 (3.85%) UML
8 1 (3.85%) CRM
8 1 (3.85%) MS Project
8 1 (3.85%) SQL
8 1 (3.85%) Facilities Management
8 1 (3.85%) Marketing
8 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.85%) Degree
8 1 (3.85%) Use Case

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Visio
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
3 1 (3.85%) MS Project
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) NHS
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Business Analysis
1 10 (38.46%) Investment Management
2 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (23.08%) SDLC
4 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
5 4 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Project Management
6 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.69%) Change Management
7 2 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (3.85%) Business Process Mapping
8 1 (3.85%) Campaign Management
8 1 (3.85%) CRM
8 1 (3.85%) Customer Segmentation
8 1 (3.85%) Facilities Management
8 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.85%) System Testing
8 1 (3.85%) UML
8 1 (3.85%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (11.54%) ISEB
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus incentives, phone & laptop
Posted: 26 days ago