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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 72 76 87
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 240 239 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.77% 3.56% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.28% 4.02% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 177 213 204
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
5612 5939 6417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.20% 88.46% 86.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4688 4921 5272
Median salary £42,500 £42,049 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.07% +5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -11 128 £45,000 +5.88% 21
Cheshire +24 36 £40,000 - 7
Lancashire -3 26 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Merseyside -18 9 £32,500 -38.09% 3
Cumbria +11 2 £22,500 -
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 128 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (25.96%) Finance
3 99 (23.80%) Project Management
4 84 (20.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 75 (18.03%) SAP
6 67 (16.11%) Analytical Skills
7 65 (15.63%) SQL
8 54 (12.98%) Degree
9 52 (12.50%) ISEB
10 49 (11.78%) Retail
11 48 (11.54%) SDLC
12 47 (11.30%) Translating Business Requirements
12 47 (11.30%) Scrum
13 46 (11.06%) SAP PP
14 39 (9.38%) Change Management
15 37 (8.89%) Banking
15 37 (8.89%) .NET
16 36 (8.65%) SQL Server
17 34 (8.17%) Waterfall
18 33 (7.93%) Manufacturing
19 31 (7.45%) SAP MM
19 31 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
20 30 (7.21%) UML
20 30 (7.21%) Data Analysis
21 29 (6.97%) CRM
21 29 (6.97%) ERP
22 28 (6.73%) Microsoft
23 27 (6.49%) iPad
23 27 (6.49%) SAP SCM
24 25 (6.01%) FMCG

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 5 (1.20%) SAS
2 4 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.24%) CICS
3 1 (0.24%) CMS
3 1 (0.24%) Confluence
3 1 (0.24%) JBoss
3 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.24%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.24%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (0.24%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.24%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (4.57%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.61%) MS Visio
3 11 (2.64%) MS Office
4 7 (1.68%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.72%) MS Project
7 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.24%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.24%) Stata
Business Applications
1 46 (11.06%) SAP PP
2 31 (7.45%) SAP MM
3 27 (6.49%) SAP SCM
4 21 (5.05%) SAP CO
4 21 (5.05%) SAP FI
4 21 (5.05%) SAP FI/CO
5 19 (4.57%) SAP SD
6 10 (2.40%) SAP QM
7 9 (2.16%) SAP WM
8 7 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (1.44%) Payment Gateway
10 4 (0.96%) Exstream
10 4 (0.96%) OpenText MBPM
10 4 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
10 4 (0.96%) Sonata
11 3 (0.72%) Cognos TM1
11 3 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
11 3 (0.72%) Oracle ERP
11 3 (0.72%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.72%) SaaS
2 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.24%) Google Play
2 1 (0.24%) IaaS
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.24%) Office 365
2 1 (0.24%) OneDrive
2 1 (0.24%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.96%) Broadband
2 3 (0.72%) Intranet
3 2 (0.48%) Extranet
3 2 (0.48%) Internet
3 2 (0.48%) 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 36 (8.65%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (5.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (4.81%) SAP HANA
5 17 (4.09%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (3.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (2.88%) SAP BW
9 10 (2.40%) QlikView
10 7 (1.68%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.96%) MS Access
11 4 (0.96%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.96%) SQLPlus
12 3 (0.72%) Big Data
12 3 (0.72%) Cognos Analysis Studio
12 3 (0.72%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 3 (0.72%) Cognos Query Studio
12 3 (0.72%) Cognos Report Studio
12 3 (0.72%) OLAP Cube
12 3 (0.72%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (1.44%) JIRA
2 5 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.48%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.48%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.24%) Android Studio
4 1 (0.24%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.24%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.24%) JUnit
4 1 (0.24%) Subversion
General
1 108 (25.96%) Finance
2 49 (11.78%) Retail
3 37 (8.89%) Banking
4 33 (7.93%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.40%) Legal
6 9 (2.16%) Local Government
7 8 (1.92%) Advertising
8 6 (1.44%) Marketing
8 6 (1.44%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.20%) Billing
9 5 (1.20%) Corporate Banking
10 4 (0.96%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.72%) Back Office
11 3 (0.72%) Front Office
11 3 (0.72%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.72%) Law
12 1 (0.24%) Military
12 1 (0.24%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 281 (67.55%) Analyst
2 206 (49.52%) Business Analyst
3 45 (10.82%) SAP Analyst
4 34 (8.17%) Agile Business Analyst
5 31 (7.45%) Consultant
5 31 (7.45%) IT Analyst
6 30 (7.21%) Business IT Analyst
7 27 (6.49%) IT Business Analyst
8 26 (6.25%) Software Analyst
9 24 (5.77%) Architect
10 23 (5.53%) Systems Analyst
11 22 (5.29%) Project Manager
12 21 (5.05%) Developer
13 18 (4.33%) Senior Analyst
14 17 (4.09%) Business Systems Analyst
15 15 (3.61%) E-Commerce Analyst
15 15 (3.61%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
15 15 (3.61%) SAP Consultant
16 14 (3.37%) Junior Analyst
16 14 (3.37%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (8.89%) .NET
2 25 (6.01%) EDI
3 22 (5.29%) ASP.NET
3 22 (5.29%) XML
4 10 (2.40%) HTML
5 8 (1.92%) CSS
6 5 (1.20%) Web Services
7 4 (0.96%) Apache Flex
7 4 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (0.72%) LINQ
9 2 (0.48%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.48%) Java EE
9 2 (0.48%) REST
9 2 (0.48%) SOAP
10 1 (0.24%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.24%) HTML5
10 1 (0.24%) iOS SDK
10 1 (0.24%) Middleware
10 1 (0.24%) Natural Language Processing
10 1 (0.24%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 67 (16.11%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (6.49%) iPad
3 25 (6.01%) FMCG
4 23 (5.53%) Management Information System
5 16 (3.85%) Data Integration
6 10 (2.40%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.16%) Smart Meter
8 6 (1.44%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.20%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.20%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.20%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.20%) NHS
9 5 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (0.96%) Driving Licence
10 4 (0.96%) Economics
10 4 (0.96%) Physics
10 4 (0.96%) Psychology
10 4 (0.96%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.72%) PMI
11 3 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (0.96%) Windows
2 3 (0.72%) Linux
2 3 (0.72%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.48%) Android
3 2 (0.48%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.48%) Unix
4 1 (0.24%) AIX
4 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.24%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (23.80%) Project Management
3 84 (20.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 48 (11.54%) SDLC
5 47 (11.30%) Scrum
5 47 (11.30%) Translating Business Requirements
6 39 (9.38%) Change Management
7 34 (8.17%) Waterfall
8 31 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
9 30 (7.21%) Data Analysis
9 30 (7.21%) UML
10 29 (6.97%) CRM
10 29 (6.97%) ERP
11 25 (6.01%) Logistics
12 23 (5.53%) PRINCE2
13 22 (5.29%) E-Commerce
14 21 (5.05%) BPMN
15 20 (4.81%) Coaching
15 20 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
16 19 (4.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 65 (15.63%) SQL
2 20 (4.81%) ABAP
3 10 (2.40%) VB.NET
4 8 (1.92%) JavaScript
5 7 (1.68%) Java
5 7 (1.68%) VBA
6 6 (1.44%) C
6 6 (1.44%) C#
7 5 (1.20%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.72%) C++
9 1 (0.24%) PHP
9 1 (0.24%) Python
9 1 (0.24%) R
9 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.24%) VBScript
9 1 (0.24%) X++
Qualifications
1 54 (12.98%) Degree
2 52 (12.50%) ISEB
3 6 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (1.20%) IIBA
5 4 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (0.96%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.72%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.48%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.24%) APMP
8 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.16%) SEPA
2 7 (1.68%) QA
3 5 (1.20%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.72%) SLA
5 2 (0.48%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 75 (18.03%) SAP
2 28 (6.73%) Microsoft
3 25 (6.01%) Oracle
4 10 (2.40%) Cognizant
5 9 (2.16%) IBM
6 6 (1.44%) SYSPRO
7 5 (1.20%) HP
8 4 (0.96%) Avaloq
8 4 (0.96%) FNZ
8 4 (0.96%) Guidewire
9 3 (0.72%) Capita
9 3 (0.72%) Cisco
9 3 (0.72%) Cognos
10 2 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.48%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.48%) Teradata
11 1 (0.24%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.24%) Google
11 1 (0.24%) Infor
11 1 (0.24%) Tableau
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