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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 27 43 35
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 49 42 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.71% 5.13% 4.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.82% 5.26% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 48 41 20
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £31,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £44,625 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +5.00%
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
718 798 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.36% 97.44% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 634 654 583
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,160 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
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 28 July 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 40 (50.00%) Finance
2 35 (43.75%) Business Analysis
3 30 (37.50%) SDLC
4 24 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (23.75%) Project Management
6 17 (21.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (18.75%) Use Case
8 14 (17.50%) Degree
8 14 (17.50%) ISEB
9 13 (16.25%) MS Visio
10 11 (13.75%) Waterfall
11 10 (12.50%) IIBA
12 8 (10.00%) CBAP
12 8 (10.00%) Advertising
13 7 (8.75%) User Stories
14 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (7.50%) Workflow
15 5 (6.25%) Legal
15 5 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
15 5 (6.25%) Product Management
15 5 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
15 5 (6.25%) Wireframes
16 4 (5.00%) Software Delivery
16 4 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
16 4 (5.00%) Business Process Mapping
16 4 (5.00%) Scrum
16 4 (5.00%) Change Management
16 4 (5.00%) Microsoft
16 4 (5.00%) PRINCE2
16 4 (5.00%) UML

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 13 (16.25%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) JIRA
General
1 40 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Advertising
3 5 (6.25%) Legal
4 3 (3.75%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.75%) User Experience
3 2 (2.50%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.25%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (43.75%) Business Analysis
2 30 (37.50%) SDLC
3 24 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (23.75%) Project Management
5 17 (21.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (18.75%) Use Case
7 11 (13.75%) Waterfall
8 7 (8.75%) User Stories
9 6 (7.50%) Workflow
10 5 (6.25%) Product Management
10 5 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (6.25%) Wireframes
11 4 (5.00%) Business Process Mapping
11 4 (5.00%) Change Management
11 4 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (5.00%) PRINCE2
11 4 (5.00%) Scrum
11 4 (5.00%) Software Delivery
11 4 (5.00%) UML
Qualifications
1 14 (17.50%) Degree
1 14 (17.50%) ISEB
2 10 (12.50%) IIBA
3 8 (10.00%) CBAP
4 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle
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