The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Business Analyst
Rank 206 242 239
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 33 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.51% 0.099% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.10% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 33 7 11
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +22.80%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £38,460 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -9.50%
IT Business Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6130 6688 7157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.28% 94.84% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4988 5421 6129
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IT Business Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

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

IT Business Analyst Salary Trend in the North West

IT Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

IT Business Analyst Salary Histogram in the North West

IT Business Analyst
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 19 £38,500 - 3
Lancashire - 13 £40,000 -
Merseyside +10 1 £40,000 +10.34%
IT Business Analyst
England

IT Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited IT Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Business Analyst in their job title.

1 32 (68.09%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (63.83%) Business Analysis
3 24 (51.06%) Finance
4 22 (46.81%) Systems Analysis
5 16 (34.04%) ISEB
5 16 (34.04%) UML
6 14 (29.79%) BPMN
7 12 (25.53%) Degree
8 9 (19.15%) SDLC
8 9 (19.15%) Manufacturing
9 7 (14.89%) CRM
10 5 (10.64%) JDA
10 5 (10.64%) Six Sigma
10 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (10.64%) Logistics
11 4 (8.51%) Dynamics CRM
11 4 (8.51%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (8.51%) Content Management
11 4 (8.51%) Change Management
11 4 (8.51%) Workflow
11 4 (8.51%) Project Management
11 4 (8.51%) ERP
11 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
12 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
13 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
13 2 (4.26%) Requirements Analysis
13 2 (4.26%) Requirements Engineering
13 2 (4.26%) Business Transformation
13 2 (4.26%) Process Improvement
14 1 (2.13%) Line Management

IT Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited IT Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 24 (51.06%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) EDI
1 1 (2.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 32 (68.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.13%) EFT
2 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (63.83%) Business Analysis
2 22 (46.81%) Systems Analysis
3 16 (34.04%) UML
4 14 (29.79%) BPMN
5 9 (19.15%) SDLC
6 7 (14.89%) CRM
7 5 (10.64%) Six Sigma
7 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (10.64%) Logistics
8 4 (8.51%) Project Management
8 4 (8.51%) Change Management
8 4 (8.51%) Workflow
8 4 (8.51%) ERP
8 4 (8.51%) Content Management
8 4 (8.51%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
10 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (4.26%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (4.26%) Business Transformation
10 2 (4.26%) Requirements Engineering
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) ISEB
2 12 (25.53%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) JDA
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft