The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 41 52 47
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 40 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.05% 3.35% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.26% 4.20% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 40 10 12
Average salary £37,500 £48,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% +37.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £31,450 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £150,000 £56,050
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Business Analysis
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
639 548 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.68% 79.77% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 506 466 338
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Cardiff

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 61 (88.41%) Finance
2 24 (34.78%) ISEB
3 20 (28.99%) Project Management
3 20 (28.99%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (24.64%) SDLC
4 17 (24.64%) PRINCE2
5 16 (23.19%) PRINCE
5 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (21.74%) Banking
7 13 (18.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (15.94%) ISEB Practitioner
9 9 (13.04%) OO
10 8 (11.59%) UML
10 8 (11.59%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (11.59%) Use Case
10 8 (11.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (11.59%) User Stories
11 7 (10.14%) Business Transformation
11 7 (10.14%) CRM
11 7 (10.14%) MS Visio
11 7 (10.14%) Microsoft
12 6 (8.70%) Scrum
12 6 (8.70%) Automotive
13 5 (7.25%) Advertising
13 5 (7.25%) Six Sigma
13 5 (7.25%) SOA
13 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
13 5 (7.25%) SQL
13 5 (7.25%) .NET

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.45%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.35%) MS Project
2 3 (4.35%) MS Office
3 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.45%) Sage ERP X3
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) MS Access
2 3 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.45%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.45%) Subversion
2 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 61 (88.41%) Finance
2 15 (21.74%) Banking
3 6 (8.70%) Automotive
4 5 (7.25%) Advertising
4 5 (7.25%) Retail
4 5 (7.25%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.80%) Back Office
6 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.90%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.45%) Legal
7 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (82.61%) Analyst
2 56 (81.16%) Business Analyst
3 12 (17.39%) Financial Business Analyst
3 12 (17.39%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 7 (10.14%) Senior Business Analyst
4 7 (10.14%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (8.70%) Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Business Systems Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.90%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (2.90%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (2.90%) Configuration Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Process Engineer
10 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 1 (1.45%) Trainee
10 1 (1.45%) Trainee Consultant
10 1 (1.45%) Senior Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) .NET
1 5 (7.25%) J2EE
2 1 (1.45%) CSS
2 1 (1.45%) Web Services
2 1 (1.45%) XML
2 1 (1.45%) XSD
2 1 (1.45%) Ajax
2 1 (1.45%) WCF
2 1 (1.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.99%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.35%) Fixed Income
2 3 (4.35%) Taxonomies
3 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) AS400
4 1 (1.45%) User Experience
4 1 (1.45%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.99%) Project Management
2 17 (24.64%) PRINCE2
2 17 (24.64%) SDLC
3 16 (23.19%) PRINCE
3 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (18.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (13.04%) OO
6 8 (11.59%) UML
6 8 (11.59%) Systems Analysis
6 8 (11.59%) Use Case
6 8 (11.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 8 (11.59%) User Stories
7 7 (10.14%) Business Transformation
7 7 (10.14%) CRM
8 6 (8.70%) Scrum
9 5 (7.25%) Data Management
9 5 (7.25%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (7.25%) Wealth Management
9 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
9 5 (7.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.25%) SQL
2 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
2 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.45%) C#
2 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (34.78%) ISEB
2 11 (15.94%) ISEB Practitioner
3 5 (7.25%) Degree
4 3 (4.35%) APMG
5 2 (2.90%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (1.45%) IIBA
6 1 (1.45%) CCA
6 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (10.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.35%) SAP
2 3 (4.35%) Casewise
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle
3 1 (1.45%) IBM
3 1 (1.45%) Citrix
3 1 (1.45%) Sage