The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 35 22 39
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 27 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 5.76% 6.01% 3.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.87% 6.79% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 10
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -9.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
Business Analyst
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
460 324 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 98.08% 88.52% 98.37%
Number of salaries quoted 364 237 255
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Bradford

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region that cited Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 20 (42.55%) Business Analysis
2 18 (38.30%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (36.17%) Finance
4 16 (34.04%) MS Excel
4 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
5 14 (29.79%) MS Visio
6 13 (27.66%) Data Analysis
7 12 (25.53%) MS Office
8 10 (21.28%) Systems Analysis
9 9 (19.15%) Data Mapping
9 9 (19.15%) ISEB
10 7 (14.89%) Change Management
10 7 (14.89%) Use Case
10 7 (14.89%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
10 7 (14.89%) Coaching
10 7 (14.89%) Supplier Management
11 6 (12.77%) French Language
11 6 (12.77%) German Language
11 6 (12.77%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (12.77%) Logistics
11 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
11 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
11 6 (12.77%) Oracle EBS
11 6 (12.77%) Validation
11 6 (12.77%) SLA
11 6 (12.77%) SAP
11 6 (12.77%) SQL
11 6 (12.77%) Oracle
12 5 (10.64%) XML

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region that cited Business Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 16 (34.04%) MS Excel
2 14 (29.79%) MS Visio
3 12 (25.53%) MS Office
4 2 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle ASCP
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (4.26%) Hyperion Enterprise
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
General
1 17 (36.17%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) French Language
2 6 (12.77%) German Language
2 6 (12.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.26%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) XML
1 5 (10.64%) XSLT
2 2 (4.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (38.30%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Business Analysis
2 13 (27.66%) Data Analysis
3 10 (21.28%) Systems Analysis
4 9 (19.15%) Data Mapping
5 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
5 7 (14.89%) Coaching
5 7 (14.89%) Supplier Management
5 7 (14.89%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (14.89%) Use Case
5 7 (14.89%) Change Management
6 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
6 6 (12.77%) Logistics
6 6 (12.77%) Validation
6 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
7 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.38%) EAM
8 3 (6.38%) Cash Management
9 2 (4.26%) Software Architecture
9 2 (4.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle
2 6 (12.77%) SAP
3 2 (4.26%) Hyperion
3 2 (4.26%) CODA