Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Business Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

IT Business Analyst
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 337 307 299
Rank change year-on-year -30 -8 +60
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 37 51 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.28% 0.41% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.42% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 32 46 49
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £33,900
90th Percentile £51,175 £52,500 £51,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.04% -1.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12804 12127 12519
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 96.98% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10248 10191 10390
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

IT Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Business Analyst in the North West

IT Business Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for IT Business Analyst in the North West

IT Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst in the North West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Business Analyst in the North West

IT Business Analyst
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Manchester -16 21 £32,000 -8.57%
Cheshire -41 6 £47,500 +26.67% 1
Merseyside +17 5 £42,500 +25.93%
Cumbria - 3 £42,500 -
Lancashire +1 2 £41,750 +8.44%
IT Business Analyst
England

IT Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT 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 North West region featuring IT Business Analyst in the job title.

1 33 (89.19%) Business Analysis
2 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (37.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (35.14%) Project Management
5 12 (32.43%) Retail
5 12 (32.43%) Requirements Engineering
6 11 (29.73%) Process Management
7 10 (27.03%) Finance
7 10 (27.03%) Degree
7 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (24.32%) SDLC
8 9 (24.32%) Business Process Modelling
8 9 (24.32%) Banking
9 8 (21.62%) Use Case
10 7 (18.92%) Portfolio Management
11 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
11 6 (16.22%) SFIA
11 6 (16.22%) Scenario Testing
11 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
12 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
12 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
12 5 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (10.81%) User Experience
14 3 (8.11%) Change Control
14 3 (8.11%) User Stories
14 3 (8.11%) PMO
14 3 (8.11%) Data Management
14 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
14 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared

IT Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.70%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) NAS
1 2 (5.41%) SAN
1 2 (5.41%) WAN
1 2 (5.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
General
1 12 (32.43%) Retail
2 10 (27.03%) Finance
3 9 (24.32%) Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.70%) Advertising
5 1 (2.70%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.81%) User Experience
4 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (89.19%) Business Analysis
2 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (37.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (35.14%) Project Management
5 12 (32.43%) Requirements Engineering
6 11 (29.73%) Process Management
7 9 (24.32%) Business Process Modelling
7 9 (24.32%) SDLC
8 8 (21.62%) Use Case
9 7 (18.92%) Portfolio Management
10 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
10 6 (16.22%) Scenario Testing
10 6 (16.22%) SFIA
11 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
11 5 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (8.11%) Change Control
12 3 (8.11%) Data Management
12 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 3 (8.11%) User Stories
13 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
1 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) ISEB
3 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) PMO
2 1 (2.70%) GDPR
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) LexisNexis