The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cardiff region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 25 25 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 54 56 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.77% 7.45% 4.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.91% 7.69% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 53 55 19
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £43,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -1.14%
Business Analyst
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
683 728 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.27% 96.81% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 595 589 575
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Cardiff

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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 Cardiff region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 38 (50.67%) Finance
2 37 (49.33%) Business Analysis
3 24 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (29.33%) SDLC
5 16 (21.33%) Project Management
6 14 (18.67%) Degree
7 13 (17.33%) Waterfall
7 13 (17.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (16.00%) ISEB
9 11 (14.67%) MS Visio
9 11 (14.67%) Use Case
10 8 (10.67%) Advertising
10 8 (10.67%) IIBA
10 8 (10.67%) CBAP
11 7 (9.33%) User Stories
11 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (8.00%) Scrum
13 5 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
13 5 (6.67%) Legal
13 5 (6.67%) PRINCE2
13 5 (6.67%) Product Management
14 4 (5.33%) Business Process Mapping
14 4 (5.33%) Change Management
14 4 (5.33%) User Acceptance Testing
14 4 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
15 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
15 3 (4.00%) Workflow
15 3 (4.00%) Law
15 3 (4.00%) UML
15 3 (4.00%) Oracle

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 11 (14.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
2 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) JIRA
General
1 38 (50.67%) Finance
2 8 (10.67%) Advertising
3 5 (6.67%) Legal
4 3 (4.00%) Law
5 2 (2.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.00%) User Experience
3 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (49.33%) Business Analysis
2 24 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (29.33%) SDLC
4 16 (21.33%) Project Management
5 13 (17.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (17.33%) Waterfall
6 11 (14.67%) Use Case
7 7 (9.33%) User Stories
8 6 (8.00%) Scrum
9 5 (6.67%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.67%) Product Management
9 5 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (5.33%) Business Process Mapping
10 4 (5.33%) Change Management
10 4 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (5.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (4.00%) SOA
11 3 (4.00%) UML
11 3 (4.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 14 (18.67%) Degree
2 12 (16.00%) ISEB
3 8 (10.67%) CBAP
3 8 (10.67%) IIBA
4 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (4.00%) Oracle
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
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Posted: 4 days ago
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