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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 18 37
Rank change year-on-year -9 +19  
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 4 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 3.25% 1.39% 3.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.64% 1.79% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Median salary £35,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 110 56 163
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 89.43% 77.78% 94.22%
Number of salaries quoted 97 43 142
Median salary £35,000 £35,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.40% -16.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 29 March 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 8 (66.67%) Finance
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
4 4 (33.33%) Legal
4 4 (33.33%) Workflow
4 4 (33.33%) Workflow Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) IT Strategy
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 3 (25.00%) SDLC
5 3 (25.00%) Line Management
5 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) Product Management
5 3 (25.00%) User Stories
5 3 (25.00%) ERP
6 2 (16.67%) Guidewire
7 1 (8.33%) Case Management
7 1 (8.33%) People Management
7 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
7 1 (8.33%) API Design
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
7 1 (8.33%) Java EE
7 1 (8.33%) QlikView
7 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (8.33%) BPMN
7 1 (8.33%) ISEB
7 1 (8.33%) Project Management
7 1 (8.33%) MS Project
7 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2

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 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) QlikView
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Business Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Business Relationship Manager
2 3 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (25.00%) IT Relationships Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Relationships Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
4 4 (33.33%) IT Strategy
4 4 (33.33%) Workflow
4 4 (33.33%) Workflow Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) ERP
5 3 (25.00%) Line Management
5 3 (25.00%) Product Management
5 3 (25.00%) SDLC
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 3 (25.00%) User Stories
6 1 (8.33%) BPMN
6 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) DSDM
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Guidewire
Bolton, Lancashire
Destinology Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum + performance related bonus
Posted: 4 days ago