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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 35 39 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 6 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 3.85% 0.64% 6.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.00% 0.66% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 16
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
150 152 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 96.15% 97.44% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 140 137 248
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 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 (85.71%) Business Analysis
2 29 (82.86%) Use Case
3 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (60.00%) Finance
5 18 (51.43%) Data Modelling
6 11 (31.43%) GAP Analysis
6 11 (31.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (31.43%) Workflow
6 11 (31.43%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
8 3 (8.57%) UML
8 3 (8.57%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.57%) Java
9 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.86%) SQL
9 1 (2.86%) Oracle
9 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
9 1 (2.86%) UNIX
9 1 (2.86%) Linux
9 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.86%) Project Management
9 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (2.86%) Marketing
9 1 (2.86%) Degree
9 1 (2.86%) Billing
9 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis
9 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 21 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) UNIX
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (85.71%) Business Analysis
2 29 (82.86%) Use Case
3 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (51.43%) Data Modelling
5 11 (31.43%) GAP Analysis
5 11 (31.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (31.43%) Workflow
5 11 (31.43%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (8.57%) UML
6 3 (8.57%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.86%) Project Management
7 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) Data Architecture
7 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.86%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) Java
2 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle