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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
England / North West
Rank 94 85 128
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +43
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 177 171 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.02% 3.07% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% 3.51% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 143 139 127
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
5218 4865 5931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.92% 87.30% 86.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4386 4042 5077
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 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
Manchester +7 103 £45,000 +5.88% 11
Cheshire -16 24 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Lancashire -6 19 £40,000 - 4
Merseyside -6 12 £38,000 +10.14% 4
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 159 (39.26%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (20.74%) Finance
3 83 (20.49%) Project Management
4 79 (19.51%) SAP
5 72 (17.78%) Degree
6 68 (16.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 62 (15.31%) ISEB
8 52 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
8 52 (12.84%) SAP PP
9 50 (12.35%) Scrum
10 47 (11.60%) SQL
11 44 (10.86%) Translating Business Requirements
12 43 (10.62%) Waterfall
13 37 (9.14%) FMCG
14 36 (8.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 36 (8.89%) Change Management
15 35 (8.64%) SDLC
16 34 (8.40%) User Stories
17 33 (8.15%) E-Commerce
17 33 (8.15%) Microsoft
18 32 (7.90%) SAP MM
18 32 (7.90%) Retail
19 31 (7.65%) ABAP
19 31 (7.65%) SAP HANA
20 30 (7.41%) Manufacturing
21 29 (7.16%) SAP FI/CO
21 29 (7.16%) SAP CO
21 29 (7.16%) EDI
21 29 (7.16%) ERP
21 29 (7.16%) UML

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 11 (2.72%) Confluence
2 9 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.99%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.49%) CMS
4 2 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.25%) CICS
5 1 (0.25%) IIS
5 1 (0.25%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.25%) SAS
5 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (2.96%) MS Visio
2 10 (2.47%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.47%) MS Office
3 7 (1.73%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (1.23%) MS Project
5 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.25%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.25%) Stata
Business Applications
1 52 (12.84%) SAP PP
2 32 (7.90%) SAP MM
3 29 (7.16%) SAP CO
3 29 (7.16%) SAP FI
3 29 (7.16%) SAP FI/CO
3 29 (7.16%) SAP SD
4 27 (6.67%) SAP QM
5 25 (6.17%) SAP SCM
6 19 (4.69%) SAP WM
7 10 (2.47%) Payment Gateway
7 10 (2.47%) SAP ERP
8 5 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.99%) Exstream
10 3 (0.74%) Demantra
10 3 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (0.74%) OpenText MBPM
10 3 (0.74%) Oracle ASCP
11 2 (0.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 2 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
11 2 (0.49%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.25%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.21%) Internet
2 4 (0.99%) Intranet
3 2 (0.49%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (7.65%) SAP HANA
2 24 (5.93%) SQL Server
3 22 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (4.69%) SAP BW
5 13 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (2.96%) QlikView
6 12 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.74%) Big Data
9 3 (0.74%) DB2
9 3 (0.74%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.74%) SQLPlus
10 2 (0.49%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 2 (0.49%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 2 (0.49%) Cognos Query Studio
10 2 (0.49%) Cognos Report Studio
10 2 (0.49%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.49%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (0.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (4.94%) JIRA
2 11 (2.72%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.49%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.49%) FitNesse
4 2 (0.49%) Selenium
4 2 (0.49%) SpecFlow
4 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.25%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 84 (20.74%) Finance
2 32 (7.90%) Retail
3 30 (7.41%) Manufacturing
4 26 (6.42%) Legal
5 23 (5.68%) Banking
6 17 (4.20%) Telecoms
7 13 (3.21%) Law
8 9 (2.22%) Military
9 8 (1.98%) Advertising
10 6 (1.48%) Marketing
11 5 (1.23%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.74%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.25%) Back Office
13 1 (0.25%) Billing
13 1 (0.25%) Front Office
13 1 (0.25%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.25%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 307 (75.80%) Analyst
2 238 (58.77%) Business Analyst
3 60 (14.81%) SAP Analyst
4 45 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 40 (9.88%) Agile Business Analyst
6 38 (9.38%) Senior Business Analyst
7 21 (5.19%) Web Analyst
7 21 (5.19%) Web Business Analyst
8 20 (4.94%) Consultant
9 19 (4.69%) IT Analyst
9 19 (4.69%) Project Manager
10 18 (4.44%) Business IT Analyst
10 18 (4.44%) IT Business Analyst
10 18 (4.44%) SAP Business Analyst
11 17 (4.20%) Business Systems Analyst
11 17 (4.20%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
11 17 (4.20%) Systems Analyst
12 16 (3.95%) Digital Business Analyst
12 16 (3.95%) Lead Business Analyst
13 15 (3.70%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (7.16%) EDI
2 22 (5.43%) .NET
3 19 (4.69%) XML
4 9 (2.22%) ASP.NET
5 8 (1.98%) Web Services
6 5 (1.23%) HTML
7 4 (0.99%) SOAP
8 3 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (0.74%) CSS
9 2 (0.49%) Behat
9 2 (0.49%) HTML5
9 2 (0.49%) Middleware
9 2 (0.49%) REST
9 2 (0.49%) Velocity
9 2 (0.49%) WSDL
9 2 (0.49%) XSD
10 1 (0.25%) Apache Flex
10 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (0.25%) DHTML
10 1 (0.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 52 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (9.14%) FMCG
3 19 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 18 (4.44%) Smart Meter
5 16 (3.95%) User Experience
6 13 (3.21%) Mobile App
7 12 (2.96%) iPad
8 10 (2.47%) Computer Science
8 10 (2.47%) Data Integration
9 9 (2.22%) PMI
9 9 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.23%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.74%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.74%) Physics
12 2 (0.49%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.49%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.49%) Taxonomies
13 1 (0.25%) Data Centre
13 1 (0.25%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.25%) Android
1 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.25%) Linux
1 1 (0.25%) Solaris
1 1 (0.25%) Unix
1 1 (0.25%) Windows
1 1 (0.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (39.26%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (20.49%) Project Management
3 68 (16.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 50 (12.35%) Scrum
5 44 (10.86%) Translating Business Requirements
6 43 (10.62%) Waterfall
7 36 (8.89%) Change Management
7 36 (8.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 35 (8.64%) SDLC
9 34 (8.40%) User Stories
10 33 (8.15%) E-Commerce
11 29 (7.16%) ERP
11 29 (7.16%) UML
12 27 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (6.42%) BPMN
13 26 (6.42%) User Acceptance Testing
14 24 (5.93%) Data Analysis
14 24 (5.93%) Logistics
15 22 (5.43%) Enterprise Architecture
15 22 (5.43%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 47 (11.60%) SQL
2 31 (7.65%) ABAP
3 13 (3.21%) JavaScript
4 10 (2.47%) C
5 5 (1.23%) C#
6 4 (0.99%) VBA
7 3 (0.74%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.74%) VB
7 3 (0.74%) VBScript
8 1 (0.25%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.25%) Java
8 1 (0.25%) Python
8 1 (0.25%) R
8 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 72 (17.78%) Degree
2 62 (15.31%) ISEB
3 11 (2.72%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.22%) DV Cleared
4 9 (2.22%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.23%) IIBA
6 3 (0.74%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.49%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.25%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.21%) QA
2 10 (2.47%) ISO 14001
2 10 (2.47%) ISO 9001
2 10 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.48%) SLA
4 5 (1.23%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.74%) SEPA
6 2 (0.49%) COBIT
Vendors
1 79 (19.51%) SAP
2 33 (8.15%) Microsoft
3 18 (4.44%) Oracle
4 14 (3.46%) Cognizant
5 12 (2.96%) IBM
6 7 (1.73%) JDA
7 5 (1.23%) Guidewire
7 5 (1.23%) HP
8 3 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.49%) Cognos
9 2 (0.49%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.49%) Teradata
10 1 (0.25%) Adobe
10 1 (0.25%) Avaloq
10 1 (0.25%) Epicor
10 1 (0.25%) FNZ
10 1 (0.25%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.25%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.25%) Tableau
Liverpool, Merseyside
The Change Partners Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Plus Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Churchill Frank
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum upto 30K + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bootle, Merseyside
Office for Nuclear Regulation
Salary: From £36,745 to £43,999 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Ince, Cheshire
Networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 11 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net-Recruit.co.uk
Salary: Competitive DOE
Posted: 12 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
North West England
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Modis International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley
Michael Page Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
North West England
Washington Frank
Salary: £40 - £68 per annum + competitive Bonus Scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + flexible hours
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheshire, Warrington, Manchester, Merseyside,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £45,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Liverpool
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible Hours
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £60000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £110,000 - £125,000
Posted: 4 days ago