The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
North West / Manchester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 88 70
Rank change year-on-year -29 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 90 99 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.18% 2.87% 3.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 3.18% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 70 78 108
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £26,500 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,150
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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3762 3118 3017
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.00% 90.27% 90.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3216 2670 2513
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Manchester

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Manchester over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in Manchester

Business Analysis
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Bolton +8 12 £35,000 -6.66%
Stockport -9 5 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Rochdale - 4 £36,000 -
Salford - 2 £30,000 - 2
Bury - 1 £31,500 -
Cheadle - 1 £40,500 -
Wigan - 1 £30,000 -
Business Analysis
North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 99 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (40.64%) Finance
3 53 (28.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 47 (25.13%) Project Management
5 39 (20.86%) Analytical Skills
6 34 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 33 (17.65%) E-Commerce
8 31 (16.58%) Retail
9 30 (16.04%) ISEB
10 29 (15.51%) SQL
11 27 (14.44%) Scrum
11 27 (14.44%) SDLC
12 26 (13.90%) Degree
13 25 (13.37%) ERP
13 25 (13.37%) User Stories
14 24 (12.83%) User Acceptance Testing
15 23 (12.30%) Microsoft
16 20 (10.70%) .NET
16 20 (10.70%) PRINCE2
17 17 (9.09%) IT Strategy
18 16 (8.56%) MS Visio
18 16 (8.56%) CRM
18 16 (8.56%) Banking
19 15 (8.02%) Use Case
19 15 (8.02%) Oracle
19 15 (8.02%) Microsoft Office
20 14 (7.49%) Microsoft Excel
21 13 (6.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
21 13 (6.95%) Cognizant
21 13 (6.95%) ISO/IEC 27001

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (4.28%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.60%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.53%) Apache
3 1 (0.53%) Confluence
3 1 (0.53%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.53%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 16 (8.56%) MS Visio
2 15 (8.02%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (7.49%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.74%) Oracle 11i
1 7 (3.74%) Oracle Assets
1 7 (3.74%) Oracle Cash Management
1 7 (3.74%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (3.74%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (3.74%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 7 (3.74%) Oracle ERP
1 7 (3.74%) Oracle Financials
1 7 (3.74%) Oracle General Ledger
1 7 (3.74%) Oracle Payables
1 7 (3.74%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (2.14%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.60%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.60%) Oracle HRMS
3 3 (1.60%) Oracle Payroll
4 2 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.07%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.53%) Magento
5 1 (0.53%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.14%) IBM Blueworks
2 3 (1.60%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (1.60%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.28%) Internet
2 1 (0.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.28%) Oracle Database
1 8 (4.28%) Oracle Reports
1 8 (4.28%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.74%) SQLPlus
3 5 (2.67%) Big Data
4 2 (1.07%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.53%) DTS
5 1 (0.53%) GIS
5 1 (0.53%) MySQL
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.53%) QlikView
5 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.74%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (2.67%) JIRA
3 2 (1.07%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.07%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.07%) FitNesse
3 2 (1.07%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.07%) Selenium
3 2 (1.07%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.07%) SpecFlow
3 2 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 76 (40.64%) Finance
2 31 (16.58%) Retail
3 16 (8.56%) Banking
4 12 (6.42%) Telecoms
5 11 (5.88%) Law
5 11 (5.88%) Legal
6 7 (3.74%) General Ledger
6 7 (3.74%) Manufacturing
7 6 (3.21%) Marketing
7 6 (3.21%) Retail Banking
8 4 (2.14%) Back Office
8 4 (2.14%) Electronics
8 4 (2.14%) Private Banking
9 2 (1.07%) Advertising
10 1 (0.53%) Billing
10 1 (0.53%) Games
10 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 140 (74.87%) Analyst
2 121 (64.71%) Business Analyst
3 24 (12.83%) Senior Analyst
4 22 (11.76%) Agile Business Analyst
5 21 (11.23%) Senior Business Analyst
6 19 (10.16%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 19 (10.16%) Project Manager
7 14 (7.49%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 14 (7.49%) Retail Business Analyst
8 11 (5.88%) Oracle Analyst
9 10 (5.35%) Functional Analyst
10 9 (4.81%) Banking Analyst
10 9 (4.81%) Business Manager
10 9 (4.81%) Digital Business Analyst
10 9 (4.81%) Implementation Manager
10 9 (4.81%) Web Analyst
10 9 (4.81%) Web Business Analyst
11 8 (4.28%) Consultant
11 8 (4.28%) IT Manager
11 8 (4.28%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.70%) .NET
2 6 (3.21%) ASP.NET
2 6 (3.21%) XML
3 5 (2.67%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.14%) Entity Framework
4 4 (2.14%) Middleware
4 4 (2.14%) XSLT
5 3 (1.60%) HTML
5 3 (1.60%) Web Services
6 2 (1.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.07%) CSS
6 2 (1.07%) SOAP
6 2 (1.07%) WSDL
6 2 (1.07%) XSD
7 1 (0.53%) HTML5
7 1 (0.53%) jQuery
7 1 (0.53%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 39 (20.86%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.42%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.74%) Driving Licence
3 7 (3.74%) NHS
4 5 (2.67%) iPad
4 5 (2.67%) User Experience
5 4 (2.14%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.07%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.07%) Social Media
7 1 (0.53%) LIMS
7 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.53%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.53%) Android
1 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (28.34%) Stakeholder Management
3 47 (25.13%) Project Management
4 34 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 33 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 27 (14.44%) Scrum
6 27 (14.44%) SDLC
7 25 (13.37%) ERP
7 25 (13.37%) User Stories
8 24 (12.83%) User Acceptance Testing
9 20 (10.70%) PRINCE2
10 17 (9.09%) IT Strategy
11 16 (8.56%) CRM
12 15 (8.02%) Use Case
13 13 (6.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 12 (6.42%) Business Process Modelling
14 12 (6.42%) Change Management
14 12 (6.42%) Data Modelling
15 11 (5.88%) Cash Management
15 11 (5.88%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 29 (15.51%) SQL
2 7 (3.74%) C#
2 7 (3.74%) PL/SQL
2 7 (3.74%) VBA
3 4 (2.14%) Java
4 3 (1.60%) C
5 2 (1.07%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (16.04%) ISEB
2 26 (13.90%) Degree
3 3 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.07%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.53%) CBAP
5 1 (0.53%) IIBA
5 1 (0.53%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
5 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.53%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.53%) PMP
5 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (5.35%) ISO 14001
2 10 (5.35%) ISO 9001
3 8 (4.28%) QA
4 6 (3.21%) GDPR
5 4 (2.14%) MiFID
6 3 (1.60%) Data Quality
7 2 (1.07%) PCI DSS
7 2 (1.07%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (12.30%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.02%) Oracle
3 13 (6.95%) Cognizant
4 6 (3.21%) Pegasus
5 5 (2.67%) SAP
6 4 (2.14%) IBM
6 4 (2.14%) Pega
7 3 (1.60%) hybris
7 3 (1.60%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.07%) HP
8 2 (1.07%) Sage
9 1 (0.53%) Actian
9 1 (0.53%) Guidewire
9 1 (0.53%) Kofax
9 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.53%) Zend
Greater Manchester
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
CCA Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Novus Graduate Programme
Salary: £0.00 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
CCA Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Cheshire Datasystems Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Greater Manchester
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 24 days ago