The first table below looks at the demand for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Preston region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 19 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 3.82% 0.72% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.59% 0.85% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £35,000 £35,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
109 117 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 83.21% 84.78% 77.98%
Number of salaries quoted 79 105 81
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £36,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Business Analysis
Lancashire

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Preston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Preston

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Preston region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Preston

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Preston region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 9 (69.23%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) .NET
3 6 (46.15%) MS Visio
3 6 (46.15%) Scrum
3 6 (46.15%) J2EE
3 6 (46.15%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) PHP
3 6 (46.15%) UML
3 6 (46.15%) RAD
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) TDD
3 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
3 6 (46.15%) User Stories
4 3 (23.08%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (23.08%) System Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Time Management
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (23.08%) C
4 3 (23.08%) ERP
4 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) MS Office
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Preston region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Visio
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Business Analyst
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Systems Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Navision Developer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Programme Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Professional Services Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) J2EE
2 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) UML
1 6 (46.15%) RAD
1 6 (46.15%) Scrum
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) TDD
1 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
1 6 (46.15%) User Stories
2 3 (23.08%) System Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Time Management
2 3 (23.08%) ERP
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) PHP
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) C
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix