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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 33 21 13
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 3 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.79% 5.94% 11.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 7.50% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 10
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £33,200 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £62,500 £50,000
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
153 80 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 91.07% 79.21% 74.71%
Number of salaries quoted 137 72 54
Average salary £32,500 £41,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.21% +26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £65,000
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
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 22 December 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Preston

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 3 (60.00%) CRM
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (40.00%) FMCG
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Budget Control
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) WCF

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) 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%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
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 2 (40.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) SAP