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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
North West / Merseyside
Rank 57 44 56
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 14 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.31% 3.78% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 3.91% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 4
Median salary £40,372 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.34% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,100 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,000 £41,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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
574 512 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.72% 96.79% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 463 399 373
Median salary £37,500 £36,018 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.11% -5.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -14 5 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Bootle - 3 £40,372 - 1
Wirral - 2 £45,000 -
Birkenhead -5 1 £32,500 -4.41%
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 11 (39.29%) Business Analysis
2 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) Project Management
4 6 (21.43%) User Stories
4 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (17.86%) SDLC
5 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
6 4 (14.29%) SQL
6 4 (14.29%) Intranet
6 4 (14.29%) Finance
7 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.71%) Scrum
7 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
7 3 (10.71%) User Experience
7 3 (10.71%) Degree
7 3 (10.71%) Physics
7 3 (10.71%) Human Factors
7 3 (10.71%) ISEB
7 3 (10.71%) MS Project
7 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
8 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
8 2 (7.14%) TDD
8 2 (7.14%) Retail
8 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
8 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
8 2 (7.14%) XML
8 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
8 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.14%) Sage
8 2 (7.14%) .NET

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 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Project
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Intranet
2 2 (7.14%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
1 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
1 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 2 (7.14%) Velocity
1 2 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.71%) Physics
2 3 (10.71%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Business Analysis
2 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) Project Management
4 6 (21.43%) User Stories
5 5 (17.86%) SDLC
6 3 (10.71%) Human Factors
6 3 (10.71%) Scrum
6 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.14%) BDD
7 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
7 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.14%) Gantt Chart
7 2 (7.14%) Kanban
7 2 (7.14%) Migration
7 2 (7.14%) Re-Platforming
7 2 (7.14%) TDD
8 1 (3.57%) Prototyping
8 1 (3.57%) Software Delivery
8 1 (3.57%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (3.57%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
1 3 (10.71%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) ACCA
2 1 (3.57%) CIMA
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Sage
Liverpool, Merseyside
The Change Partners Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bootle, Merseyside
Office for Nuclear Regulation
Salary: From £36,745 to £43,999 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago