Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 86 70
Rank change year-on-year +26 -16 -5
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 26 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.88% 1.90% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 2.14% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 13
Merseyside median annual salary £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.77% -7.14% -17.65%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £44,498 £52,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £41,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.42% +8.50%

Business Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 817 1,121 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 90.58% 88.69% 88.64%
Number of salaries quoted 642 778 641
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 21 January 2018.

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 21 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
Liverpool +23 17 £40,000 +45.45%
Prescot - 7 £27,500 - 1
Southport - 2 £42,500 -
Business Analysis
North West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (26.92%) Data Analysis
3 7 (26.92%) Systems Analysis
3 7 (26.92%) Finance
3 7 (26.92%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) UML
3 7 (26.92%) ISEB
3 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
3 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
3 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (26.92%) BPMN
3 7 (26.92%) Case Management
4 6 (23.08%) Change Management
4 6 (23.08%) Degree
5 4 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 4 (15.38%) Document Composition
5 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
5 4 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (11.54%) IFS
6 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle
6 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.69%) IBM
7 2 (7.69%) Middleware
7 2 (7.69%) ERP

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 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Maximo
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.85%) BPCS
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Law
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Analyst
2 14 (53.85%) Business Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Business Systems Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Business IT Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) IT Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Business Development Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Development Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Data Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Data Governance Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Governance Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) IT Programme Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Resource Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Resource Planning Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Telephony Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
2 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (7.69%) User Experience
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) BPMN
1 7 (26.92%) Case Management
1 7 (26.92%) Data Analysis
1 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
1 7 (26.92%) Systems Analysis
1 7 (26.92%) UML
1 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (23.08%) Change Management
3 4 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
3 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 4 (15.38%) Document Composition
3 4 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
5 2 (7.69%) BDD
5 2 (7.69%) ERP
5 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (7.69%) Use Case
5 2 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) ISEB
2 6 (23.08%) Degree
3 4 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) IFS
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) Anaplan
4 1 (3.85%) Avaya
4 1 (3.85%) Capita
4 1 (3.85%) Epicor
4 1 (3.85%) Infor
4 1 (3.85%) Sage
4 1 (3.85%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) Trillium
4 1 (3.85%) Verint