The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 29 15 29
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.26% 3.88% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 4.67% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £33,750 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.94% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Business Analysis
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
145 107 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 91.19% 82.95% 84.25%
Number of salaries quoted 110 84 99
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £72,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB