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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 38 44 28
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 34 28 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.18% 4.08% 5.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.26% 4.13% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 27
Median salary £40,000 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £28,400 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £59,900 £40,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.16%
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
647 678 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.63% 98.69% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 602 596 513
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 December 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 41 (53.25%) Finance
2 31 (40.26%) SDLC
3 29 (37.66%) Degree
4 27 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (33.77%) Business Analysis
6 23 (29.87%) Project Management
7 18 (23.38%) ISEB
8 17 (22.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (16.88%) Workflow
9 13 (16.88%) Use Case
10 12 (15.58%) Feasibility Study
10 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (12.99%) IIBA
11 10 (12.99%) PRINCE2
12 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
12 9 (11.69%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (11.69%) Waterfall
12 9 (11.69%) Process Improvement
12 9 (11.69%) Wireframes
13 8 (10.39%) Data Structures
13 8 (10.39%) CBAP
13 8 (10.39%) Advertising
13 8 (10.39%) SAP
14 7 (9.09%) MS Visio
14 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
14 7 (9.09%) Microsoft
15 6 (7.79%) Project Planning
15 6 (7.79%) User Stories
16 5 (6.49%) Mentoring
16 5 (6.49%) Software Delivery

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 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 7 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.30%) SAP HANA
General
1 41 (53.25%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Advertising
3 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Law
4 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) .NET
2 1 (1.30%) Web Services
2 1 (1.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.39%) Data Structures
3 5 (6.49%) Fintech
3 5 (6.49%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.30%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (40.26%) SDLC
2 27 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (33.77%) Business Analysis
4 23 (29.87%) Project Management
5 17 (22.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (16.88%) Use Case
6 13 (16.88%) Workflow
7 12 (15.58%) Feasibility Study
8 10 (12.99%) PRINCE2
9 9 (11.69%) Process Improvement
9 9 (11.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (11.69%) Waterfall
9 9 (11.69%) Wireframes
10 6 (7.79%) Project Planning
10 6 (7.79%) User Stories
11 5 (6.49%) Business Process Improvement
11 5 (6.49%) Mentoring
11 5 (6.49%) Software Delivery
11 5 (6.49%) UML
12 4 (5.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.60%) SQL
2 1 (1.30%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (37.66%) Degree
2 18 (23.38%) ISEB
3 10 (12.99%) IIBA
4 8 (10.39%) CBAP
5 4 (5.19%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (10.39%) SAP
2 7 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Michael Page International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago