The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Business Analyst
Rank 239 226 223
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 16 15 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.22% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.23% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 32
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £41,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,700 £55,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.39%
Senior 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
6866 6390 7657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.43% 95.32% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5895 5403 6750
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,525 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Senior Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Senior Business Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Senior Business Analyst Salary Trend in the North West

Senior Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Senior Business Analyst Salary Histogram in the North West

Senior 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 Senior Business Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Manchester -19 8 £42,000 -16.00%
Cheshire - 7 £42,500 - 3
Merseyside +15 1 £40,000 -3.61%
Senior Business Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Senior 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 Senior Business Analyst in their job title.

1 31 (58.49%) Finance
2 19 (35.85%) Business Analysis
3 17 (32.08%) UML
4 15 (28.30%) PRINCE2
5 14 (26.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (24.53%) .NET
7 12 (22.64%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (22.64%) Systems Analysis
7 12 (22.64%) BPMN
7 12 (22.64%) Data Mapping
8 9 (16.98%) SAP
9 8 (15.09%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (15.09%) Use Case
10 7 (13.21%) Legal
11 6 (11.32%) ISEB
11 6 (11.32%) CCA
11 6 (11.32%) Six Sigma
11 6 (11.32%) GAP Analysis
11 6 (11.32%) Workflow
12 5 (9.43%) SAP FI
12 5 (9.43%) Manufacturing
12 5 (9.43%) Scrum
12 5 (9.43%) SAP CO
12 5 (9.43%) SAP FI/CO
12 5 (9.43%) Waterfall
13 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 4 (7.55%) Lean Six Sigma
14 3 (5.66%) Degree
14 3 (5.66%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Senior 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 Senior Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.77%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (9.43%) SAP FI
1 5 (9.43%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (9.43%) SAP CO
2 2 (3.77%) SAP QM
2 2 (3.77%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) Data Warehouse
General
1 31 (58.49%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Legal
3 5 (9.43%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.66%) Retail
5 2 (3.77%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.77%) Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.53%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) FMCG
2 2 (3.77%) User Experience
3 1 (1.89%) PMI
3 1 (1.89%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Business Analysis
2 17 (32.08%) UML
3 15 (28.30%) PRINCE2
4 14 (26.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (22.64%) Systems Analysis
5 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (22.64%) BPMN
5 12 (22.64%) Data Mapping
6 8 (15.09%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (15.09%) Use Case
7 6 (11.32%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (11.32%) Workflow
7 6 (11.32%) Six Sigma
8 5 (9.43%) Scrum
8 5 (9.43%) Waterfall
9 4 (7.55%) Lean Six Sigma
9 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (5.66%) Change Management
10 3 (5.66%) Project Management
11 2 (3.77%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) ISEB
1 6 (11.32%) CCA
2 3 (5.66%) Degree
3 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.77%) ISO 14001
1 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.89%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) SAP
2 2 (3.77%) Teradata