The median annual salary for a Business Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 31 35
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 5 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 2.99% 3.90% 4.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.01% 3.92% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 8
Median salary £42,500 £43,750 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.85% +37.79%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Stockport
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 166 153 182
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 99.40% 99.35% 92.86%
Number of salaries quoted 159 138 168
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +30.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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 29 March 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 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) Marketing
3 3 (30.00%) Analytics
3 3 (30.00%) Software Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) Business Process Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) User Experience
4 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (20.00%) iPad
4 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) CMS
4 2 (20.00%) Facilities Management
4 2 (20.00%) Usability Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (20.00%) Sitecore
5 1 (10.00%) Data Entry
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 2 (20.00%) CMS
1 2 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) iPad
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) Analytics
3 3 (30.00%) Business Process Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (20.00%) Facilities Management
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) Usability Testing
4 2 (20.00%) User Stories
5 1 (10.00%) Data Entry
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
1 2 (20.00%) Sitecore
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