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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 28 51 34
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 48 35 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.34% 4.16% 6.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.47% 4.20% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 45 33 23
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,100 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +4.11%
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
643 833 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.32% 99.05% 99.04%
Number of salaries quoted 581 722 540
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,850 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 57 (54.81%) Finance
2 41 (39.42%) SDLC
3 38 (36.54%) Business Analysis
4 35 (33.65%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (26.92%) Degree
6 24 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (23.08%) Project Management
7 20 (19.23%) ISEB
8 15 (14.42%) Use Case
8 15 (14.42%) Waterfall
9 14 (13.46%) MS Visio
10 11 (10.58%) Workflow
10 11 (10.58%) Feasibility Study
11 10 (9.62%) IIBA
11 10 (9.62%) PRINCE2
12 9 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (8.65%) Wireframes
13 8 (7.69%) Process Improvement
13 8 (7.69%) User Stories
13 8 (7.69%) CBAP
13 8 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (7.69%) Microsoft
13 8 (7.69%) SQL Server
13 8 (7.69%) Advertising
14 7 (6.73%) Requirements Analysis
14 7 (6.73%) UML
14 7 (6.73%) MS Excel
14 7 (6.73%) Software Delivery
15 6 (5.77%) Data Structures
15 6 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement

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 14 (13.46%) MS Visio
2 7 (6.73%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.96%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 57 (54.81%) Finance
2 8 (7.69%) Advertising
3 5 (4.81%) Legal
4 3 (2.88%) Law
5 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.88%) Web Services
2 1 (0.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.77%) Data Structures
3 5 (4.81%) Fintech
4 3 (2.88%) User Experience
5 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (39.42%) SDLC
2 38 (36.54%) Business Analysis
3 35 (33.65%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (23.08%) Project Management
4 24 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (14.42%) Use Case
5 15 (14.42%) Waterfall
6 11 (10.58%) Feasibility Study
6 11 (10.58%) Workflow
7 10 (9.62%) PRINCE2
8 9 (8.65%) Wireframes
9 8 (7.69%) Process Improvement
9 8 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (7.69%) User Stories
10 7 (6.73%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (6.73%) Software Delivery
10 7 (6.73%) UML
11 6 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (4.81%) Business Transformation
12 5 (4.81%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.96%) Java
1 1 (0.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (26.92%) Degree
2 20 (19.23%) ISEB
3 10 (9.62%) IIBA
4 8 (7.69%) CBAP
5 4 (3.85%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.96%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.96%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.77%) SAP
3 3 (2.88%) Oracle
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