The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Preston region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 24 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 3 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 3.23% 4.03% 6.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.26% 4.13% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 7
Median salary £27,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.10% +26.66%
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -3.40%
Business Analyst
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
92 121 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 98.92% 97.58% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 80 83 88
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Preston

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Preston region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) FMCG
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago