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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
England / North West
Rank 107 75 100
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +25
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 163 194 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.71% 3.49% 2.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 3.96% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 137 164 162
Median salary £43,750 £40,000 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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
5426 4896 6113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 90.07% 88.06% 87.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4516 4071 5126
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £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 20 February 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 20 February 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 -35 99 £45,000 +5.88% 14
Merseyside +7 19 £40,372 +17.02% 4
Lancashire -7 17 £40,000 - 3
Cheshire -24 16 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 148 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (20.64%) Finance
3 73 (19.57%) Degree
4 70 (18.77%) Project Management
5 65 (17.43%) SAP
5 65 (17.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 60 (16.09%) ISEB
7 47 (12.60%) Waterfall
7 47 (12.60%) SQL
8 46 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
9 43 (11.53%) SAP PP
10 42 (11.26%) Scrum
11 36 (9.65%) SDLC
11 36 (9.65%) User Stories
12 34 (9.12%) FMCG
13 33 (8.85%) Translating Business Requirements
14 32 (8.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 31 (8.31%) Legal
15 31 (8.31%) Manufacturing
15 31 (8.31%) Microsoft
16 30 (8.04%) ERP
17 29 (7.77%) E-Commerce
18 28 (7.51%) ABAP
18 28 (7.51%) UML
18 28 (7.51%) SAP QM
18 28 (7.51%) SAP HANA
18 28 (7.51%) Use Case
18 28 (7.51%) User Acceptance Testing
19 27 (7.24%) .NET
19 27 (7.24%) Business Intelligence

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 12 (3.22%) Confluence
1 12 (3.22%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.07%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (0.54%) CMS
3 2 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.27%) IIS
4 1 (0.27%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (3.22%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.95%) MS Office
2 11 (2.95%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.61%) MS Project
4 5 (1.34%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 43 (11.53%) SAP PP
2 28 (7.51%) SAP QM
3 27 (7.24%) SAP MM
4 26 (6.97%) SAP CO
4 26 (6.97%) SAP FI
4 26 (6.97%) SAP FI/CO
4 26 (6.97%) SAP SD
5 20 (5.36%) SAP WM
6 19 (5.09%) SAP SCM
7 9 (2.41%) SAP VC
8 8 (2.14%) SAP ERP
9 7 (1.88%) Payment Gateway
10 3 (0.80%) Demantra
10 3 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
10 3 (0.80%) Exstream
10 3 (0.80%) Oracle ASCP
10 3 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (0.80%) Oracle Financials
11 2 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
11 2 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.27%) Force.com
1 1 (0.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.29%) Internet
2 3 (0.80%) Intranet
3 2 (0.54%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (7.51%) SAP HANA
2 22 (5.90%) SQL Server
3 20 (5.36%) SAP BW
3 20 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (2.41%) QlikView
7 8 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.80%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.80%) SQLPlus
9 2 (0.54%) Big Data
9 2 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.54%) DB2
9 2 (0.54%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.54%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.54%) MySQL
9 2 (0.54%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (4.83%) JIRA
2 11 (2.95%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.54%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.54%) FitNesse
4 2 (0.54%) Selenium
4 2 (0.54%) SpecFlow
4 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.27%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.27%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 77 (20.64%) Finance
2 31 (8.31%) Legal
2 31 (8.31%) Manufacturing
3 25 (6.70%) Retail
4 17 (4.56%) Law
5 15 (4.02%) Telecoms
6 13 (3.49%) Banking
7 9 (2.41%) Military
8 7 (1.88%) Advertising
9 6 (1.61%) Marketing
10 3 (0.80%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Games
11 1 (0.27%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 276 (73.99%) Analyst
2 222 (59.52%) Business Analyst
3 50 (13.40%) SAP Analyst
4 44 (11.80%) Senior Analyst
5 38 (10.19%) Senior Business Analyst
6 33 (8.85%) Agile Business Analyst
7 22 (5.90%) Project Manager
8 18 (4.83%) Business Systems Analyst
8 18 (4.83%) Consultant
8 18 (4.83%) Web Analyst
8 18 (4.83%) Web Business Analyst
9 17 (4.56%) Systems Analyst
10 16 (4.29%) Digital Business Analyst
10 16 (4.29%) IT Analyst
10 16 (4.29%) SAP Business Analyst
11 15 (4.02%) Business IT Analyst
11 15 (4.02%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
11 15 (4.02%) IT Business Analyst
12 14 (3.75%) SAP Logistics Analyst
12 14 (3.75%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (7.24%) .NET
2 26 (6.97%) EDI
3 14 (3.75%) XML
4 8 (2.14%) Web Services
5 7 (1.88%) ASP.NET
5 7 (1.88%) HTML
6 4 (1.07%) SOAP
7 3 (0.80%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (0.80%) CSS
7 3 (0.80%) DHTML
8 2 (0.54%) Behat
8 2 (0.54%) HTML5
8 2 (0.54%) Middleware
8 2 (0.54%) REST
8 2 (0.54%) Velocity
8 2 (0.54%) WSDL
8 2 (0.54%) XSD
9 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.27%) Java EE
9 1 (0.27%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 46 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (9.12%) FMCG
3 20 (5.36%) Management Information System
3 20 (5.36%) Smart Meter
4 18 (4.83%) User Experience
5 14 (3.75%) Computer Science
6 13 (3.49%) iPad
7 9 (2.41%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.14%) PMI
9 6 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.34%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.34%) NHS
11 3 (0.80%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.80%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.54%) Life Science
12 2 (0.54%) Taxonomies
13 1 (0.27%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.27%) Tandem
13 1 (0.27%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.27%) Android
1 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (18.77%) Project Management
3 65 (17.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 47 (12.60%) Waterfall
5 42 (11.26%) Scrum
6 36 (9.65%) SDLC
6 36 (9.65%) User Stories
7 33 (8.85%) Translating Business Requirements
8 32 (8.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 30 (8.04%) ERP
10 29 (7.77%) E-Commerce
11 28 (7.51%) UML
11 28 (7.51%) Use Case
11 28 (7.51%) User Acceptance Testing
12 27 (7.24%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (6.97%) Change Management
14 24 (6.43%) BPMN
15 23 (6.17%) Logistics
15 23 (6.17%) PRINCE2
16 21 (5.63%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 47 (12.60%) SQL
2 28 (7.51%) ABAP
3 13 (3.49%) JavaScript
4 10 (2.68%) C
5 8 (2.14%) C#
5 8 (2.14%) VBA
6 5 (1.34%) VB
6 5 (1.34%) VBScript
7 3 (0.80%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.80%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.54%) J#
9 1 (0.27%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 73 (19.57%) Degree
2 60 (16.09%) ISEB
3 10 (2.68%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.41%) DV Cleared
5 8 (2.14%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.07%) IIBA
6 4 (1.07%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.27%) MBA
9 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.75%) ISO 9001
1 14 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (3.49%) QA
3 12 (3.22%) ISO 14001
4 4 (1.07%) SLA
5 2 (0.54%) COBIT
5 2 (0.54%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 65 (17.43%) SAP
2 31 (8.31%) Microsoft
3 17 (4.56%) Oracle
4 10 (2.68%) Cognizant
5 7 (1.88%) JDA
6 6 (1.61%) IBM
7 5 (1.34%) Guidewire
8 3 (0.80%) HP
8 3 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.54%) Hyperion
9 2 (0.54%) Sage
9 2 (0.54%) Teradata
10 1 (0.27%) Adobe
10 1 (0.27%) Avaloq
10 1 (0.27%) Epicor
10 1 (0.27%) FNZ
10 1 (0.27%) JD Edwards
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