Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
Lancashire > Preston
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 37 39
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 2.83% 0.89% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 1.09% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Preston median annual salary £50,000 £28,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +78.57% -25.33% -21.05%
Lancashire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% -10.53%

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 Preston with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Preston
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 222 184 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 89.88% 81.78% 89.11%
Number of salaries quoted 176 173 160
Preston median annual salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.11% -2.67% +11.94%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,754 £21,475
90th Percentile £48,125 £53,750 £51,250
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Preston

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Preston

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Preston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Preston over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in Preston

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Preston region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 5 (71.43%) SOAP
1 5 (71.43%) XML
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SLA
1 5 (71.43%) PRINCE
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (71.43%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
1 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL V2
1 5 (71.43%) High Availability
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Clustering
1 5 (71.43%) Functional Testing
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (71.43%) Power BI

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) RS-232
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Power BI
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 5 (71.43%) SOAP
1 5 (71.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (71.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Functional Testing
1 5 (71.43%) High Availability
1 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL V2
1 5 (71.43%) PRINCE
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
1 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Contract Management
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) SLA