Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Business Analyst
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 50 61
Rank change year-on-year -6 +11 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 11 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 2.55% 2.62% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.61% 2.70% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 7
Stockport median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% -1.19% +7.69%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £40,200
90th Percentile £52,500 £58,000 £48,750
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +11.84%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport. 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
Stockport
Permanent vacancies in Stockport with a recognized job title 422 371 422
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.91% 97.38% 98.83%
Number of salaries quoted 379 356 412
Stockport median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,025
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £51,250
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Stockport

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for Business Analyst in Stockport

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Stockport

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

Salary histogram for Business Analyst in Stockport

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Stockport region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
2 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
2 5 (45.45%) Facilities Management
2 5 (45.45%) Data Quality
3 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
3 4 (36.36%) Workflow
4 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Software Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
5 2 (18.18%) Business Process Modelling
5 2 (18.18%) Customer-Centricity
5 2 (18.18%) Use Case
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) IIBA
5 2 (18.18%) Capita
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
5 2 (18.18%) ISEB
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 1 (9.09%) UML
6 1 (9.09%) B2B
6 1 (9.09%) B2C
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
6 1 (9.09%) User Stories

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
2 5 (45.45%) Facilities Management
2 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
2 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
3 4 (36.36%) Workflow
4 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Software Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Business Process Modelling
5 2 (18.18%) Customer-Centricity
5 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Use Case
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Coaching
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Line Management
6 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
6 1 (9.09%) UML
6 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) IIBA
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Capita