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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 27 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 2.08% 2.19% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 2.63% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £40,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £40,000 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
122 114 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 84.72% 83.21% 68.37%
Number of salaries quoted 85 102 56
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 October 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Preston

Business Analysis
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (37.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (37.50%) System Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Time Management
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) ERP
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) C
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (25.00%) FMCG
3 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Budget Control

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Navision Developer
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Professional Services Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) System Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Time Management
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) CRM
1 3 (37.50%) ERP
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) SAP