The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
Cheshire / Chester
Rank - 28 22
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 0 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester - 3.16% 4.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.65% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 5
Median salary - £26,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -59.23%  
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 Chester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 122 137 147
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 88.41% 86.71% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 105 119 103
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 Chester

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Chester

Business Analysis
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 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 Chester region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Business Process Modelling

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Process Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Chester, Cheshire
ShortList Recruitment Limited
Posted: 5 days ago