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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 86 61 71
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +10
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 166 268 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.00% 4.20% 3.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 4.76% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 139 211 223
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £34,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
4807 5635 6033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.83% 88.34% 85.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4064 4583 4815
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £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 June 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 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
Manchester -18 99 £42,500 +6.25% 19
Cheshire +4 26 £40,000 -3.03% 2
Lancashire -4 24 £45,000 +12.50%
Merseyside -4 13 £37,500 +4.16% 1
Business Analysis
England

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 147 (38.68%) Finance
2 108 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (25.53%) Project Management
4 75 (19.74%) Analytical Skills
5 63 (16.58%) SDLC
5 63 (16.58%) SQL
6 58 (15.26%) Degree
7 56 (14.74%) UML
7 56 (14.74%) Stakeholder Management
8 50 (13.16%) SAP
9 48 (12.63%) ISEB
10 45 (11.84%) Retail
11 42 (11.05%) Change Management
11 42 (11.05%) Management Information System
12 40 (10.53%) PRINCE2
12 40 (10.53%) Manufacturing
12 40 (10.53%) Translating Business Requirements
13 34 (8.95%) BPMN
14 33 (8.68%) Waterfall
15 32 (8.42%) Data Analysis
15 32 (8.42%) MS Excel
16 31 (8.16%) Microsoft
16 31 (8.16%) Systems Analysis
17 30 (7.89%) Migration
18 29 (7.63%) Data Management
19 28 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
19 28 (7.37%) SQL Server
20 25 (6.58%) Process Improvement
21 24 (6.32%) .NET
21 24 (6.32%) CRM

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 10 (2.63%) SAS
2 7 (1.84%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.53%) JBoss
4 2 (0.53%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.26%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 32 (8.42%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.26%) MS Office
3 12 (3.16%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.79%) MS Project
5 3 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (4.74%) SAP PP
2 16 (4.21%) SAP MM
3 13 (3.42%) SAP SCM
4 9 (2.37%) SAP CO
4 9 (2.37%) SAP FI
4 9 (2.37%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (1.32%) SAP WM
6 4 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (1.05%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (1.05%) Oracle Cash Management
6 4 (1.05%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 4 (1.05%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (1.05%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (1.05%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.79%) OPENContractor
7 3 (0.79%) OPENHousing
7 3 (0.79%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.58%) SaaS
2 3 (0.79%) Google Play
3 1 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.26%) IaaS
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.26%) Office 365
3 1 (0.26%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.26%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.11%) Extranet
1 8 (2.11%) Internet
1 8 (2.11%) Intranet
2 4 (1.05%) Broadband
3 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.26%) LAN
3 1 (0.26%) Skype
3 1 (0.26%) WAN
3 1 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (7.37%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (3.95%) SAP BW
4 13 (3.42%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.58%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.32%) Big Data
9 5 (1.32%) Data Mining
9 5 (1.32%) MySQL
9 5 (1.32%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.32%) SQLPlus
10 4 (1.05%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 4 (1.05%) DB2
10 4 (1.05%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.05%) MS Access
10 4 (1.05%) QlikView
10 4 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (0.79%) Android Studio
3 3 (0.79%) Eclipse
3 3 (0.79%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.79%) JUnit
3 3 (0.79%) Subversion
4 1 (0.26%) JIRA
General
1 147 (38.68%) Finance
2 45 (11.84%) Retail
3 40 (10.53%) Manufacturing
4 23 (6.05%) Banking
5 14 (3.68%) Local Government
6 6 (1.58%) Marketing
7 5 (1.32%) Billing
7 5 (1.32%) Legal
8 4 (1.05%) Back Office
8 4 (1.05%) Front Office
8 4 (1.05%) General Ledger
8 4 (1.05%) Law
9 3 (0.79%) Advertising
9 3 (0.79%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.53%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.53%) Wholesale Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 266 (70.00%) Analyst
2 195 (51.32%) Business Analyst
3 44 (11.58%) Systems Analyst
4 42 (11.05%) IT Analyst
5 41 (10.79%) Business Systems Analyst
6 40 (10.53%) Business IT Analyst
7 37 (9.74%) IT Business Analyst
8 34 (8.95%) SAP Analyst
9 30 (7.89%) Consultant
10 25 (6.58%) Project Manager
11 20 (5.26%) Junior
12 19 (5.00%) IT Manager
12 19 (5.00%) Junior Analyst
12 19 (5.00%) Lead Business Analyst
13 18 (4.74%) Software Analyst
14 17 (4.47%) IT Project Manager
15 16 (4.21%) Developer
15 16 (4.21%) Graduate
16 15 (3.95%) Senior Analyst
17 13 (3.42%) SAP MM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (6.32%) .NET
2 12 (3.16%) ASP.NET
3 10 (2.63%) XML
4 8 (2.11%) HTML
5 6 (1.58%) CSS
5 6 (1.58%) EDI
6 3 (0.79%) Android SDK
6 3 (0.79%) RESTful
6 3 (0.79%) Web Services
7 2 (0.53%) Apache Flex
7 2 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.53%) iOS SDK
7 2 (0.53%) LINQ
7 2 (0.53%) MDX
8 1 (0.26%) Java EE
8 1 (0.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 75 (19.74%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (11.05%) Management Information System
3 20 (5.26%) iPad
4 11 (2.89%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.37%) Client/Server
6 7 (1.84%) Economics
6 7 (1.84%) Mathematics
6 7 (1.84%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.84%) Physics
6 7 (1.84%) Psychology
7 5 (1.32%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.32%) NHS
7 5 (1.32%) Smart Meter
8 4 (1.05%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.05%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.05%) Taxonomies
8 4 (1.05%) User Experience
9 3 (0.79%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.79%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (0.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.05%) Windows
2 3 (0.79%) Android
2 3 (0.79%) Linux
2 3 (0.79%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.53%) AIX
3 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.53%) Mac OS X
3 2 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (0.53%) Unix
4 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (25.53%) Project Management
3 63 (16.58%) SDLC
4 56 (14.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 56 (14.74%) UML
5 42 (11.05%) Change Management
6 40 (10.53%) PRINCE2
6 40 (10.53%) Translating Business Requirements
7 34 (8.95%) BPMN
8 33 (8.68%) Waterfall
9 32 (8.42%) Data Analysis
10 31 (8.16%) Systems Analysis
11 30 (7.89%) Migration
12 29 (7.63%) Data Management
13 28 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (6.58%) Process Improvement
15 24 (6.32%) CRM
16 23 (6.05%) Data Migration
16 23 (6.05%) ERP
16 23 (6.05%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 63 (16.58%) SQL
2 11 (2.89%) VBA
3 8 (2.11%) Java
4 7 (1.84%) PL/SQL
4 7 (1.84%) VB.NET
5 4 (1.05%) C#
5 4 (1.05%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.05%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.05%) VB
5 4 (1.05%) VBScript
6 2 (0.53%) C++
6 2 (0.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (0.53%) PHP
7 1 (0.26%) ABAP
7 1 (0.26%) C
7 1 (0.26%) X++
Qualifications
1 58 (15.26%) Degree
2 48 (12.63%) ISEB
3 21 (5.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.53%) APMP
5 2 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.89%) QA
2 6 (1.58%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.53%) SEPA
4 1 (0.26%) COBIT
4 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.26%) SAP ITS
Vendors
1 50 (13.16%) SAP
2 31 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 22 (5.79%) Oracle
4 6 (1.58%) SYSPRO
5 4 (1.05%) Teradata
6 3 (0.79%) Capita
6 3 (0.79%) Cognizant
6 3 (0.79%) Google
7 2 (0.53%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.53%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.53%) Twitter
7 2 (0.53%) VMware
8 1 (0.26%) Avaloq
8 1 (0.26%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.26%) Facebook
8 1 (0.26%) FNZ
8 1 (0.26%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.26%) Infor
8 1 (0.26%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.26%) Sage
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
MDS
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £95,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Michael Page International
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 35000-45000 Per Annum Comprehensive benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing
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Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
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Via Resource
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
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Manchester
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 5K + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
BAE Systems
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Capita plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Salary: £60000 per annum
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