The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 81 73 68
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 194 247 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.31% 3.75% 3.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.81% 4.22% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 154 203 220
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,343 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Business Analysis
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5091 5848 6024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.97% 88.81% 85.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4247 4730 4763
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the North West region.

Business Analysis Salary Trend in the North West

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in the North West

Business Analysis
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Manchester -15 115 £40,000 - 16
Cheshire +21 32 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Lancashire +14 27 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Merseyside -13 11 £34,000 -10.52% 3
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 138 (33.74%) Finance
2 117 (28.61%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (25.92%) Project Management
4 74 (18.09%) Analytical Skills
5 68 (16.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 64 (15.65%) SQL
7 58 (14.18%) SAP
8 53 (12.96%) SDLC
8 53 (12.96%) Degree
9 52 (12.71%) Retail
10 48 (11.74%) ISEB
10 48 (11.74%) Translating Business Requirements
11 47 (11.49%) Manufacturing
12 46 (11.25%) Change Management
13 45 (11.00%) UML
14 40 (9.78%) Waterfall
15 36 (8.80%) PRINCE2
16 34 (8.31%) Management Information System
17 32 (7.82%) MS Excel
18 31 (7.58%) SQL Server
18 31 (7.58%) Microsoft
19 30 (7.33%) .NET
19 30 (7.33%) Banking
20 29 (7.09%) Data Analysis
21 28 (6.85%) Oracle
21 28 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
21 28 (6.85%) iPad
22 27 (6.60%) BPMN
22 27 (6.60%) CRM
22 27 (6.60%) ERP

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 8 (1.96%) SAS
2 7 (1.71%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.49%) JBoss
4 2 (0.49%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.24%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.24%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 32 (7.82%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.40%) MS Office
3 8 (1.96%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.73%) MS Project
6 2 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 23 (5.62%) SAP PP
2 19 (4.65%) SAP SCM
3 18 (4.40%) SAP MM
4 10 (2.44%) SAP CO
4 10 (2.44%) SAP FI
4 10 (2.44%) SAP FI/CO
5 6 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.98%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (0.98%) Oracle Cash Management
6 4 (0.98%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 4 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.98%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.98%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.98%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.98%) SAP WM
7 3 (0.73%) OPENContractor
7 3 (0.73%) OPENHousing
7 3 (0.73%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.47%) SaaS
2 3 (0.73%) Google Play
3 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.24%) IaaS
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.24%) Office 365
3 1 (0.24%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.24%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.71%) Extranet
1 7 (1.71%) Internet
1 7 (1.71%) Intranet
2 4 (0.98%) Broadband
3 2 (0.49%) VoIP
4 1 (0.24%) LAN
4 1 (0.24%) Skype
4 1 (0.24%) WAN
4 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (3.67%) SAP BW
5 14 (3.42%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.22%) Big Data
9 5 (1.22%) MySQL
9 5 (1.22%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.22%) QlikView
9 5 (1.22%) SQLPlus
10 4 (0.98%) DB2
10 4 (0.98%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.98%) MS Access
11 3 (0.73%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 3 (0.73%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (0.73%) Android Studio
2 3 (0.73%) Eclipse
2 3 (0.73%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.73%) JUnit
2 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (0.73%) Subversion
3 1 (0.24%) JIRA
General
1 138 (33.74%) Finance
2 52 (12.71%) Retail
3 47 (11.49%) Manufacturing
4 30 (7.33%) Banking
5 15 (3.67%) Local Government
6 6 (1.47%) Marketing
7 5 (1.22%) Advertising
7 5 (1.22%) Billing
8 4 (0.98%) Back Office
8 4 (0.98%) Front Office
8 4 (0.98%) General Ledger
8 4 (0.98%) Legal
8 4 (0.98%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.49%) Law
9 2 (0.49%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.24%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 271 (66.26%) Analyst
2 195 (47.68%) Business Analyst
3 40 (9.78%) IT Analyst
3 40 (9.78%) SAP Analyst
4 39 (9.54%) Business IT Analyst
5 36 (8.80%) IT Business Analyst
6 34 (8.31%) Consultant
6 34 (8.31%) Systems Analyst
7 32 (7.82%) Business Systems Analyst
8 27 (6.60%) Project Manager
9 25 (6.11%) Software Analyst
10 23 (5.62%) Architect
10 23 (5.62%) IT Manager
11 21 (5.13%) IT Project Manager
12 20 (4.89%) Junior
13 19 (4.65%) Junior Analyst
14 18 (4.40%) Developer
15 17 (4.16%) Agile Business Analyst
15 17 (4.16%) Graduate
16 16 (3.91%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (7.33%) .NET
2 16 (3.91%) ASP.NET
3 14 (3.42%) XML
4 9 (2.20%) HTML
5 7 (1.71%) CSS
6 6 (1.47%) EDI
7 3 (0.73%) Android SDK
7 3 (0.73%) Apache Flex
7 3 (0.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (0.73%) LINQ
7 3 (0.73%) RESTful
7 3 (0.73%) Web Services
8 2 (0.49%) iOS SDK
8 2 (0.49%) Java EE
9 1 (0.24%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.24%) Middleware
9 1 (0.24%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 74 (18.09%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (8.31%) Management Information System
3 28 (6.85%) iPad
4 10 (2.44%) Client/Server
4 10 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.44%) Data Integration
5 7 (1.71%) Economics
5 7 (1.71%) Mathematics
5 7 (1.71%) Mobile App
5 7 (1.71%) Physics
5 7 (1.71%) Psychology
6 6 (1.47%) NHS
7 5 (1.22%) Smart Meter
8 4 (0.98%) FMCG
8 4 (0.98%) Taxonomies
8 4 (0.98%) User Experience
9 3 (0.73%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.73%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.73%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.22%) Windows
2 3 (0.73%) Android
2 3 (0.73%) Linux
2 3 (0.73%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.49%) AIX
3 2 (0.49%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.49%) Mac OS X
3 2 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (0.49%) Unix
4 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (28.61%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (25.92%) Project Management
3 68 (16.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 53 (12.96%) SDLC
5 48 (11.74%) Translating Business Requirements
6 46 (11.25%) Change Management
7 45 (11.00%) UML
8 40 (9.78%) Waterfall
9 36 (8.80%) PRINCE2
10 29 (7.09%) Data Analysis
11 28 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
12 27 (6.60%) BPMN
12 27 (6.60%) CRM
12 27 (6.60%) ERP
13 22 (5.38%) Mentoring
13 22 (5.38%) Scrum
13 22 (5.38%) Systems Analysis
14 21 (5.13%) Process Improvement
14 21 (5.13%) Use Case
15 20 (4.89%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 64 (15.65%) SQL
2 10 (2.44%) VBA
3 9 (2.20%) VB.NET
4 8 (1.96%) Java
5 6 (1.47%) PL/SQL
6 5 (1.22%) C#
6 5 (1.22%) JavaScript
7 4 (0.98%) C
8 3 (0.73%) C++
8 3 (0.73%) VB
8 3 (0.73%) VBScript
9 2 (0.49%) PHP
9 2 (0.49%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.24%) X++
Qualifications
1 53 (12.96%) Degree
2 48 (11.74%) ISEB
3 15 (3.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.49%) APMP
5 2 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.93%) QA
2 7 (1.71%) SEPA
3 3 (0.73%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.49%) SLA
5 1 (0.24%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (0.49%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 58 (14.18%) SAP
2 31 (7.58%) Microsoft
3 28 (6.85%) Oracle
4 6 (1.47%) SYSPRO
5 4 (0.98%) Teradata
6 3 (0.73%) Avaloq
6 3 (0.73%) Capita
6 3 (0.73%) Cisco
6 3 (0.73%) FNZ
6 3 (0.73%) Google
7 2 (0.49%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.49%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.49%) VMware
8 1 (0.24%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.24%) Citrix
8 1 (0.24%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.24%) Cognos
8 1 (0.24%) IBM
8 1 (0.24%) Sun
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Strong benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary To 40k DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Recital Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum Comprehensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
FT Select
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£55,000 (Plus Competitive Package)
Posted: 3 days ago
North West England
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
North West England
TDA Group
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000-£70,000 (Plus Competitive Package)
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
North West England
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Posted: 3 days ago
North West England
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: Excellent + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe
TDA Group
Posted: 11 days ago
Crewe
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Via Resource
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Capita - ITIN
Posted: 26 days ago