The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
North West / Cheshire
Rank 76 44 67
Rank change year-on-year -32 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 17 56 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.59% 4.27% 3.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 5.00% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 54 46
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £49,250 £57,500
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 Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 933 1120 1579
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 87.28% 85.50% 90.75%
Number of salaries quoted 742 943 1203
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Cheshire

Business Analysis
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe -12 4 £38,750 +7.63%
Wilmslow -8 2 - -
Warrington -19 2 £42,500 +0.59%
Business Analysis
North West

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (47.83%) Finance
3 14 (30.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 9 (19.57%) SDLC
5 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (15.22%) PMI
5 7 (15.22%) PMI Certification
5 7 (15.22%) Project Management
6 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (13.04%) Software Delivery
6 6 (13.04%) User Stories
6 6 (13.04%) Business Process Analysis
6 6 (13.04%) Business Process Modelling
7 5 (10.87%) Process Improvement
7 5 (10.87%) Life Science
7 5 (10.87%) Degree
7 5 (10.87%) ERP
7 5 (10.87%) Manufacturing
7 5 (10.87%) Advertising
7 5 (10.87%) Data Analysis
8 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.70%) Migration
8 4 (8.70%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (8.70%) Oracle
8 4 (8.70%) SQL
8 4 (8.70%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (8.70%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (6.52%) Change Control

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (8.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (2.17%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.17%) OLAP
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (47.83%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Advertising
2 5 (10.87%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.52%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Automotive
5 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (76.09%) Analyst
2 33 (71.74%) Business Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) Lead Business Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Architect
5 5 (10.87%) Business Architect
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Business IT Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Functional Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Functional Business Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) IT Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) IT Business Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Finance Business Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Financial Business Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Service Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Business Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
1 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (2.17%) CSS
1 1 (2.17%) Entity Framework
1 1 (2.17%) HTML
1 1 (2.17%) JSON
1 1 (2.17%) MDX
1 1 (2.17%) Web Services
1 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) PMI
2 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.87%) Life Science
4 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.35%) iPad
6 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Android
1 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (30.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 9 (19.57%) SDLC
4 7 (15.22%) Project Management
4 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (13.04%) Business Process Analysis
5 6 (13.04%) Business Process Modelling
5 6 (13.04%) Software Delivery
5 6 (13.04%) User Stories
6 5 (10.87%) Data Analysis
6 5 (10.87%) ERP
6 5 (10.87%) Process Improvement
7 4 (8.70%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (8.70%) Migration
7 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.52%) Change Control
8 3 (6.52%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (6.52%) Test Strategy
8 3 (6.52%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) C#
2 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) PMI Certification
2 5 (10.87%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) SAP
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