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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 41 52 39
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 24 23 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.29% 3.53% 4.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.34% 3.62% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 29
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.98%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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
553 635 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.93% 97.39% 98.94%
Number of salaries quoted 515 538 577
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Cardiff region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 37 (52.11%) Finance
2 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (40.85%) Business Analysis
4 26 (36.62%) Degree
5 24 (33.80%) Project Management
6 21 (29.58%) SDLC
7 17 (23.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (19.72%) ISEB
8 14 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (15.49%) Feasibility Study
9 11 (15.49%) Workflow
10 10 (14.08%) Line Management
11 9 (12.68%) Mentoring
11 9 (12.68%) Waterfall
11 9 (12.68%) Process Improvement
11 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
12 8 (11.27%) SAP
12 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2
12 8 (11.27%) Use Case
13 7 (9.86%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (9.86%) User Stories
14 6 (8.45%) Advertising
14 6 (8.45%) Requirements Analysis
14 6 (8.45%) Project Planning
14 6 (8.45%) Wireframes
14 6 (8.45%) IIBA
14 6 (8.45%) CBAP
14 6 (8.45%) Data Structures
15 5 (7.04%) Business Process Improvement
15 5 (7.04%) QA

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 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) Broadband
1 1 (1.41%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.41%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (52.11%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Advertising
3 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Legal
4 1 (1.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) .NET
2 2 (2.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.45%) Data Structures
3 5 (7.04%) Fintech
4 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (40.85%) Business Analysis
3 24 (33.80%) Project Management
4 21 (29.58%) SDLC
5 17 (23.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (15.49%) Feasibility Study
6 11 (15.49%) Workflow
7 10 (14.08%) Line Management
8 9 (12.68%) Mentoring
8 9 (12.68%) Process Improvement
8 9 (12.68%) Waterfall
9 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2
9 8 (11.27%) Use Case
10 7 (9.86%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (9.86%) User Stories
11 6 (8.45%) Project Planning
11 6 (8.45%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (8.45%) Wireframes
12 5 (7.04%) Business Process Improvement
12 5 (7.04%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.82%) SQL
2 1 (1.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (36.62%) Degree
2 14 (19.72%) ISEB
3 6 (8.45%) CBAP
3 6 (8.45%) IIBA
4 4 (5.63%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (11.27%) SAP
2 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.41%) Google
3 1 (1.41%) Tableau