The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 29 37 29
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 13 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 8.13% 1.23% 5.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.55% 1.26% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 15
Average salary £39,000 £31,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.83% -15.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £31,550 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,950 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Business Analyst
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stockport 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
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
152 159 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 95.00% 98.15% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 144 149 242
Average salary £42,000 £34,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,850 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Stockport

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 30 (83.33%) Business Analysis
2 29 (80.56%) Use Case
3 22 (61.11%) Finance
4 18 (50.00%) Data Modelling
5 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (30.56%) GAP Analysis
5 11 (30.56%) Workflow
5 11 (30.56%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (22.22%) Management Information System
7 3 (8.33%) Java
7 3 (8.33%) UML
7 3 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.56%) Degree
9 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
9 1 (2.78%) Statistics
9 1 (2.78%) Marketing
9 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.78%) Data Architecture
9 1 (2.78%) Product Management
9 1 (2.78%) SaaS
9 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.78%) Change Control
9 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.78%) Billing
9 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (2.78%) Data Analysis
9 1 (2.78%) Logistics

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) MS Access
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 22 (61.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Billing
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Economics
2 1 (2.78%) Statistics
2 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) UNIX
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) Business Analysis
2 29 (80.56%) Use Case
3 18 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 11 (30.56%) GAP Analysis
4 11 (30.56%) Workflow
4 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (30.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (8.33%) UML
5 3 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.78%) Data Architecture
6 1 (2.78%) Product Management
6 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.78%) Change Control
6 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.78%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) Logistics
6 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.78%) Project Management
6 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle