Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Business Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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

Senior Business Analyst
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 131 148
Rank change year-on-year -22 +17 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Analyst 26 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.81% 0.57% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.59% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 26
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £43,050 £41,250 £41,875
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,625 £56,250
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +14.94% +2.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 3,064 2,199 2,768
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.81% 96.79% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2,323 1,833 2,432
Cheshire median annual salary £43,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £21,875 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

Senior Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Business Analyst in Cheshire

Senior Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Business Analyst in Cheshire

Senior Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst in Cheshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Business Analyst in Cheshire

Senior Business Analyst
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Business Analyst within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -33 16 £50,000 -
Chester - 3 £60,000 - 1
Runcorn - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Business Analyst
North West

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, Senior 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 Cheshire region featuring Senior Business Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (61.54%) Finance
3 15 (57.69%) Banking
4 13 (50.00%) Business Analysis
5 12 (46.15%) Investment Banking
5 12 (46.15%) Wealth Management
5 12 (46.15%) User Stories
6 11 (42.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (42.31%) Risk Management
7 10 (38.46%) Information Security
7 10 (38.46%) Programme Delivery
8 9 (34.62%) Law
8 9 (34.62%) Use Case
9 8 (30.77%) QA
9 8 (30.77%) Active Listening
10 7 (26.92%) Waterfall
11 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (23.08%) SDLC
11 6 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
12 4 (15.38%) Project Management
12 4 (15.38%) Scrum
12 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
12 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
13 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
13 3 (11.54%) CRM
13 3 (11.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 3 (11.54%) Mobile Development
13 3 (11.54%) Software Delivery
13 3 (11.54%) User Experience

Senior Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
General
1 16 (61.54%) Finance
2 15 (57.69%) Banking
3 12 (46.15%) Investment Banking
4 9 (34.62%) Law
5 1 (3.85%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 12 (46.15%) User Stories
3 12 (46.15%) Wealth Management
4 11 (42.31%) Risk Management
4 11 (42.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (38.46%) Information Security
5 10 (38.46%) Programme Delivery
6 9 (34.62%) Use Case
7 8 (30.77%) Active Listening
8 7 (26.92%) Waterfall
9 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
9 6 (23.08%) SDLC
10 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
10 4 (15.38%) Project Management
10 4 (15.38%) Scrum
10 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
11 3 (11.54%) CRM
11 3 (11.54%) Mobile Development
11 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) IIBA
1 1 (3.85%) ISEB
1 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) GDPR
2 1 (3.85%) PMO
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.85%) hybris