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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 26 23 50
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 45 53 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.99% 7.60% 3.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.10% 7.90% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 44 52 18
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
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
634 671 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.45% 96.27% 98.42%
Number of salaries quoted 552 551 568
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,783
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
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 30 May 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 36 (50.70%) Business Analysis
2 32 (45.07%) Finance
3 29 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (25.35%) SDLC
5 14 (19.72%) Waterfall
6 12 (16.90%) Degree
6 12 (16.90%) Project Management
7 11 (15.49%) ISEB
7 11 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (14.08%) Use Case
8 10 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (12.68%) Scrum
10 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2
10 8 (11.27%) MS Visio
11 6 (8.45%) Advertising
11 6 (8.45%) IIBA
11 6 (8.45%) CBAP
11 6 (8.45%) User Stories
12 5 (7.04%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (7.04%) Legal
13 4 (5.63%) Workflow
13 4 (5.63%) Business Process Mapping
13 4 (5.63%) Product Management
13 4 (5.63%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
14 3 (4.23%) Marketing
14 3 (4.23%) PRINCE
14 3 (4.23%) Law
14 3 (4.23%) Change Management
15 2 (2.82%) Management Information System

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 8 (11.27%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) JIRA
General
1 32 (45.07%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Advertising
3 5 (7.04%) Legal
4 3 (4.23%) Law
4 3 (4.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.82%) User Experience
3 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.70%) Business Analysis
2 29 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (25.35%) SDLC
4 14 (19.72%) Waterfall
5 12 (16.90%) Project Management
6 11 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (14.08%) Use Case
8 9 (12.68%) Scrum
9 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2
10 6 (8.45%) User Stories
11 5 (7.04%) Requirements Analysis
12 4 (5.63%) Business Process Mapping
12 4 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (5.63%) Product Management
12 4 (5.63%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (5.63%) Workflow
13 3 (4.23%) Change Management
13 3 (4.23%) PRINCE
14 2 (2.82%) SOA
14 2 (2.82%) UML
Qualifications
1 12 (16.90%) Degree
2 11 (15.49%) ISEB
3 6 (8.45%) CBAP
3 6 (8.45%) IIBA
4 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £27K + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago