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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 32 52 59
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 28 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.88% 2.20% 2.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.02% 2.29% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 14
Median salary £34,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £33,500 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £43,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -2.27%
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
465 481 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 97.69% 96.20% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 377 353 534
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +1 15 £37,500 - 1
St Helens - 4 £29,900 - 1
Birkenhead +2 2 £34,000 -2.85%
Bootle - 2 £34,000 -
Wirral - 2 £34,000 - 1
Business Analyst
North West

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.00%) Business Analysis
3 17 (34.00%) Project Management
4 10 (20.00%) Change Management
4 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (18.00%) Finance
5 9 (18.00%) GAP Analysis
5 9 (18.00%) SDLC
6 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (16.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (12.00%) MS Visio
7 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (12.00%) .NET
8 5 (10.00%) MS Office
8 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
8 5 (10.00%) ISEB
8 5 (10.00%) Degree
9 4 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (8.00%) Investment Management
9 4 (8.00%) Java
9 4 (8.00%) Translating Business Requirements
10 3 (6.00%) Software Delivery
10 3 (6.00%) Process Improvement
10 3 (6.00%) NHS
10 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (4.00%) SAP BPC
11 2 (4.00%) iPad
11 2 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
11 2 (4.00%) Marketing
11 2 (4.00%) Use Case

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:

Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Visio
2 5 (10.00%) MS Office
3 4 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) SAP BPC
2 1 (2.00%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (2.00%) SAP BI
General
1 9 (18.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) .NET
2 2 (4.00%) J2EE
3 1 (2.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.00%) NHS
4 2 (4.00%) FMCG
4 2 (4.00%) iPad
5 1 (2.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
1 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.00%) Business Analysis
3 17 (34.00%) Project Management
4 10 (20.00%) Change Management
4 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (18.00%) GAP Analysis
5 9 (18.00%) SDLC
6 8 (16.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.00%) Investment Management
8 4 (8.00%) Translating Business Requirements
9 3 (6.00%) Process Improvement
9 3 (6.00%) Software Delivery
9 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (4.00%) ERP
10 2 (4.00%) Presales
10 2 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (4.00%) System Testing
10 2 (4.00%) Use Case
11 1 (2.00%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) Java
2 1 (2.00%) C#
2 1 (2.00%) C++
2 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
1 5 (10.00%) ISEB
2 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.00%) SAP
Wirral, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
St Helens
Networx
Salary: Circa £28,000 - £31,800 (dependent on skills)
Posted: 8 days ago