Period
to 15 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

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
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 55 53
Rank change year-on-year +24 -2 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 13 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 5.37% 2.42% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.73% 2.46% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 7
Stockport median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -7.89% +15.85%
10th Percentile £47,500 £38,375 £40,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £58,500
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +10.47%

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 227 366 378
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.80% 98.39% 98.18%
Number of salaries quoted 219 331 363
Stockport median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £54,050 £60,000 £52,350
Manchester median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +6.25%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Stockport region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Marketing
2 11 (84.62%) PRINCE2
3 7 (53.85%) PRINCE
3 7 (53.85%) Project Management
3 7 (53.85%) IT Governance
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Project Management
3 7 (53.85%) User Stories
3 7 (53.85%) Presales
3 7 (53.85%) Decision-Making
3 7 (53.85%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (46.15%) Acceptance Criteria
4 6 (46.15%) Alfresco
4 6 (46.15%) Retail
4 6 (46.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (46.15%) IBM
4 6 (46.15%) Cognos
4 6 (46.15%) Workflow
5 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
5 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (30.77%) User Experience
5 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.69%) Process Management
6 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (46.15%) Alfresco
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
General
1 11 (84.62%) Marketing
2 6 (46.15%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) PRINCE2
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Project Management
3 7 (53.85%) Decision-Making
3 7 (53.85%) IT Governance
3 7 (53.85%) Presales
3 7 (53.85%) PRINCE
3 7 (53.85%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (53.85%) Project Management
3 7 (53.85%) User Stories
4 6 (46.15%) Acceptance Criteria
4 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (46.15%) Workflow
5 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
5 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
6 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Use Case
6 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Cognos
1 6 (46.15%) IBM