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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 21 27 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 2 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 2.20% 6.21% 7.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 7.56% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 6
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +12.82%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
78 119 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 85.71% 82.07% 64.94%
Number of salaries quoted 70 109 42
Average salary £31,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (20.00%) FMCG
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Budget Control

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Budget Control
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SAP