Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 6 months to 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 63 48
Rank change year-on-year -1 -15 +30
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 30 25 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.85% 2.52% 4.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 2.94% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 30 21 21
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -3.85%
10th Percentile £37,678 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £74,250 £40,000 £75,000
North West median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year +9.38% -3.03% +7.14%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 951 850 880
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 90.40% 85.69% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 701 673 655
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Merseyside

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Merseyside

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Merseyside over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in Merseyside

Business Analysis
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. 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
Liverpool -4 16 £52,500 +40.00%
Southport - 6 £42,500 -
Bootle - 6 £40,372 -
Birkenhead -6 1 £31,500 -7.35%
St Helens - 1 £50,000 -
Business Analysis
North West

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (23.33%) Data Modelling
2 7 (23.33%) Project Management
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) Use Case
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (23.33%) Change Control
2 7 (23.33%) User Experience
2 7 (23.33%) Business Process Modelling
3 6 (20.00%) Physics
3 6 (20.00%) Human Factors
4 5 (16.67%) Finance
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (13.33%) SQL
6 3 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (10.00%) CRM
6 3 (10.00%) IBM
6 3 (10.00%) Hyperion
6 3 (10.00%) Middleware
6 3 (10.00%) Legal
6 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (10.00%) Maximo
6 3 (10.00%) Life Science
6 3 (10.00%) Degree
6 3 (10.00%) IT Strategy
6 3 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (10.00%) IFS
6 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (10.00%) Demand Management

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (10.00%) Maximo
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (6.67%) Infor CRM
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (3.33%) SAP MM
4 1 (3.33%) SAP PP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Legal
2 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Analyst
2 17 (56.67%) Business Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Business IT Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) IT Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) IT Business Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Software Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Development Manager
5 2 (6.67%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Lead Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Supply Chain Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Project Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Software Development Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Supply Chain Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Supply Chain Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (3.33%) IT Programme Manager
6 1 (3.33%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Junior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Middleware
2 2 (6.67%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) DHTML
2 2 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) User Experience
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Life Science
3 2 (6.67%) iPad
4 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (23.33%) Business Process Modelling
2 7 (23.33%) Change Control
2 7 (23.33%) Data Modelling
2 7 (23.33%) Project Management
2 7 (23.33%) Use Case
3 6 (20.00%) Human Factors
3 6 (20.00%) Physics
4 3 (10.00%) CRM
4 3 (10.00%) Demand Management
4 3 (10.00%) IT Strategy
5 2 (6.67%) Analytics
5 2 (6.67%) ERP
5 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
5 2 (6.67%) Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) C#
2 2 (6.67%) J#
2 2 (6.67%) VB
2 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (6.67%) VBScript
3 1 (3.33%) C
3 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Hyperion
2 3 (10.00%) IBM
2 3 (10.00%) IFS
3 2 (6.67%) Sage
4 1 (3.33%) SAP