The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 26 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 12 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 10.71% 2.78% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.21% 2.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 0
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,599
% change year-on-year - +3.21%  

Business Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 107 102 106
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 95.54% 94.44% 86.18%
Number of salaries quoted 410 314 432
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £48,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Bolton

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Bolton.

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bolton region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 10 (62.50%) Project Management
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (56.25%) Business Change Management
2 9 (56.25%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (56.25%) Change Management
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (56.25%) PRINCE2
2 9 (56.25%) MS Visio
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) PRINCE
3 7 (43.75%) Finance
4 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (31.25%) CRM
5 5 (31.25%) ERP
5 5 (31.25%) Line Management
5 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 5 (31.25%) IT Strategy
6 3 (18.75%) BPR
7 2 (12.50%) Product Management
8 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
8 1 (6.25%) User Stories
8 1 (6.25%) Investment Management
8 1 (6.25%) Wealth Management
8 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
8 1 (6.25%) Legal
8 1 (6.25%) Workflow
8 1 (6.25%) Workflow Analysis

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Office
1 9 (56.25%) MS Visio
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
1 10 (62.50%) Business Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Business Manager
3 5 (31.25%) Business Relationship Manager
3 5 (31.25%) IT Manager
3 5 (31.25%) IT Relationships Manager
3 5 (31.25%) Relationships Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Business Process Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Process Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Project Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (62.50%) Project Management
2 9 (56.25%) Business Change Management
2 9 (56.25%) Change Management
2 9 (56.25%) PRINCE
2 9 (56.25%) PRINCE2
2 9 (56.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (31.25%) CRM
4 5 (31.25%) ERP
4 5 (31.25%) IT Strategy
4 5 (31.25%) Line Management
4 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 3 (18.75%) BPR
6 2 (12.50%) Product Management
7 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
7 1 (6.25%) Investment Management
7 1 (6.25%) User Stories
7 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.25%) Workflow Analysis
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft