Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bolton during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analyst
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 33 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 - +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 6 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 3.16% 6.27% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.21% 6.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 0
Bolton median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - -
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +11.84%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bolton
Permanent vacancies in Bolton with a recognized job title 187 270 213
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.42% 94.08% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 162 222 200
Bolton median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £26,750 £23,500 £20,625
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings that featured Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Bolton

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Bolton

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 Bolton region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Change Management
1 5 (83.33%) CRM
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) Business Analysis
1 5 (83.33%) Business Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Renewable Energy
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE
2 4 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database

Business Analyst Skill Set
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 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (66.67%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle OWB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (66.67%) Renewable Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Analysis
1 5 (83.33%) Business Change Management
1 5 (83.33%) Change Management
1 5 (83.33%) CRM
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle