The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 78 80 82
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 3515 3494 3715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.35% 3.42% 3.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.07% 4.18% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2946 2773 3169
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Business Analysis
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86422 83683 86901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.28% 81.85% 79.70%
Number of salaries quoted 71808 67811 74641
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in England

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the England region.

Business Analysis Salary Trend in England

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in England

Business Analysis
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -8 1551 £55,000 - 205
South East +10 715 £49,450 +4.10% 76
Yorkshire +15 270 £40,500 -4.70% 31
East of England -9 248 £50,000 +5.26% 30
West Midlands -9 196 £41,500 -2.35% 14
South West +15 182 £42,500 -5.55% 37
North West -10 173 £38,500 -3.75% 18
East Midlands +76 143 £42,250 +2.46% 13
North East -22 21 £33,625 -27.68% 3
Midlands -14 1 - -
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis.

1 2524 (34.25%) Finance
2 2238 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
3 2029 (27.53%) Project Management
4 1241 (16.84%) SQL
5 1230 (16.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1177 (15.97%) Degree
7 1171 (15.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 1008 (13.68%) Microsoft
9 908 (12.32%) PRINCE2
10 843 (11.44%) ISEB
11 833 (11.30%) Scrum
12 773 (10.49%) MS Excel
13 772 (10.47%) UML
14 749 (10.16%) Retail
15 690 (9.36%) Banking
16 662 (8.98%) User Acceptance Testing
17 646 (8.77%) Change Management
17 646 (8.77%) CRM
18 635 (8.62%) SQL Server
19 600 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
20 583 (7.91%) Use Case
21 582 (7.90%) Waterfall
22 574 (7.79%) E-Commerce
23 541 (7.34%) .NET
24 516 (7.00%) Oracle
25 492 (6.68%) Management Information System
26 476 (6.46%) Data Modelling
27 448 (6.08%) User Stories
28 431 (5.85%) Java
29 413 (5.60%) ITIL

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 277 (3.76%) SharePoint
2 87 (1.18%) SAS
3 68 (0.92%) CMS
4 57 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
5 47 (0.64%) IIS
6 45 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
7 37 (0.50%) MS Project Server
8 34 (0.46%) WebSphere
9 23 (0.31%) Documentum
10 21 (0.28%) Alfresco
11 19 (0.26%) Apache Pig
11 19 (0.26%) WebLogic
11 19 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
12 16 (0.22%) Drupal
13 15 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
13 15 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
13 15 (0.20%) Node.js
14 14 (0.19%) NetWeaver
15 13 (0.18%) FileNet
16 12 (0.16%) Confluence
Applications
1 773 (10.49%) MS Excel
2 395 (5.36%) MS Office
3 388 (5.26%) MS Visio
4 263 (3.57%) MS Project
5 170 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 36 (0.49%) SPSS
7 19 (0.26%) PowerPivot
8 18 (0.24%) CPLEX
9 13 (0.18%) Photoshop
10 10 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
11 8 (0.11%) InfoPath
12 4 (0.054%) Adobe Illustrator
12 4 (0.054%) FastStats
13 3 (0.041%) Windchill
14 1 (0.014%) Open Workbench
14 1 (0.014%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.014%) QuarkXPress
14 1 (0.014%) RoboHelp
14 1 (0.014%) FreeHand
14 1 (0.014%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 162 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 62 (0.84%) SAP FI
3 60 (0.81%) SAP FI/CO
3 60 (0.81%) SAP CO
4 39 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
5 31 (0.42%) SAP CRM
5 31 (0.42%) SAP SD
6 29 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
7 28 (0.38%) SAP PP
8 20 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 20 (0.27%) Google Analytics
9 18 (0.24%) LatentZero
9 18 (0.24%) SAP MM
9 18 (0.24%) Oracle Retail
10 16 (0.22%) Markit EDM
10 16 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
11 15 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 15 (0.20%) SAP SCM
11 15 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
11 15 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 117 (1.59%) SaaS
2 57 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (0.43%) Force.com
4 23 (0.31%) Office 365
5 17 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
6 10 (0.14%) PaaS
7 8 (0.11%) Taleo
8 7 (0.095%) Heroku
9 6 (0.081%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (0.054%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.054%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.054%) IaaS
11 3 (0.041%) IBM Blueworks
12 2 (0.027%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.027%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.014%) GitHub
13 1 (0.014%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 96 (1.30%) Internet
2 57 (0.77%) Intranet
3 20 (0.27%) Extranet
4 19 (0.26%) MPLS
5 17 (0.23%) HTTP
6 12 (0.16%) SAN
7 10 (0.14%) Network Security
8 9 (0.12%) FTP
8 9 (0.12%) TCP/IP
8 9 (0.12%) VPN
9 8 (0.11%) LAN
9 8 (0.11%) WAN
9 8 (0.11%) NFC
10 7 (0.095%) Unified Communications
11 6 (0.081%) Firewall
12 5 (0.068%) ATM
12 5 (0.068%) DNS
13 4 (0.054%) SSL
13 4 (0.054%) NGN
14 3 (0.041%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 635 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 301 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
3 217 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 192 (2.61%) Relational Database
5 165 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 130 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 123 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 91 (1.23%) Oracle Database
9 85 (1.15%) Big Data
10 79 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
11 76 (1.03%) Data Mining
12 75 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
13 52 (0.71%) RDBMS
14 48 (0.65%) QlikView
15 43 (0.58%) Hadoop
16 42 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
17 40 (0.54%) MS Access
18 36 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
19 33 (0.45%) MySQL
20 32 (0.43%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 124 (1.68%) JIRA
1 124 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 92 (1.25%) Visual Studio
3 44 (0.60%) QuickTest Pro
4 37 (0.50%) Cucumber
5 35 (0.47%) Git (software)
6 33 (0.45%) Selenium
7 27 (0.37%) Subversion
8 26 (0.35%) Eclipse
9 24 (0.33%) JMeter
10 22 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
11 20 (0.27%) JUnit
11 20 (0.27%) Rational DOORS
11 20 (0.27%) Jenkins
12 18 (0.24%) eggPlant
12 18 (0.24%) LoadRunner
13 14 (0.19%) FitNesse
14 13 (0.18%) ERwin
14 13 (0.18%) Oracle APEX
15 12 (0.16%) Axure RP
General
1 2524 (34.25%) Finance
2 749 (10.16%) Retail
3 690 (9.36%) Banking
4 381 (5.17%) Marketing
5 327 (4.44%) Telecoms
6 231 (3.13%) Legal
7 224 (3.04%) Front Office
8 217 (2.94%) Manufacturing
9 204 (2.77%) Advertising
10 191 (2.59%) Investment Banking
11 165 (2.24%) Back Office
12 130 (1.76%) Law
13 120 (1.63%) Publishing
14 117 (1.59%) Billing
15 72 (0.98%) Games
16 65 (0.88%) Financial Institution
17 64 (0.87%) Retail Banking
18 58 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
19 47 (0.64%) Automotive
20 44 (0.60%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4783 (64.90%) Analyst
2 4297 (58.30%) Business Analyst
3 628 (8.52%) Project Manager
4 620 (8.41%) Senior Analyst
5 547 (7.42%) Consultant
6 545 (7.39%) Senior Business Analyst
7 449 (6.09%) Developer
8 355 (4.82%) Systems Analyst
9 329 (4.46%) Agile Business Analyst
10 277 (3.76%) Business Manager
11 275 (3.73%) Business Systems Analyst
12 244 (3.31%) Architect
13 201 (2.73%) Insurance Business Analyst
14 168 (2.28%) Lead Business Analyst
14 168 (2.28%) Financial Business Analyst
15 147 (1.99%) IT Business Analyst
16 142 (1.93%) Solutions Architect
17 134 (1.82%) Technical Business Analyst
18 125 (1.70%) Technical Analyst
19 120 (1.63%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 541 (7.34%) .NET
2 313 (4.25%) XML
3 292 (3.96%) HTML
4 206 (2.80%) CSS
5 179 (2.43%) ASP.NET
6 155 (2.10%) Web Services
7 88 (1.19%) jQuery
8 80 (1.09%) .NET Framework
9 61 (0.83%) HTML5
9 61 (0.83%) Middleware
10 53 (0.72%) SOAP
11 41 (0.56%) EDI
12 38 (0.52%) Ajax
12 38 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC
13 34 (0.46%) XSLT
14 31 (0.42%) J2EE
14 31 (0.42%) AngularJS
15 30 (0.41%) Visualforce
16 29 (0.39%) MDX
17 28 (0.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1230 (16.69%) Analytical Skills
2 492 (6.68%) Management Information System
3 247 (3.35%) User Experience
4 207 (2.81%) Computer Science
5 147 (1.99%) FMCG
6 143 (1.94%) Derivative
7 125 (1.70%) Mobile App
8 122 (1.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 110 (1.49%) Fixed Income
10 96 (1.30%) Equities
10 96 (1.30%) Mathematics
11 92 (1.25%) Data Structures
12 91 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
13 85 (1.15%) Market Risk
14 74 (1.00%) PMI
15 66 (0.90%) Economics
16 64 (0.87%) Visualisation
17 59 (0.80%) Social Media
17 59 (0.80%) Data Integration
18 58 (0.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 201 (2.73%) Windows
2 98 (1.33%) UNIX
3 81 (1.10%) Linux
4 57 (0.77%) Android
5 42 (0.57%) Apple iOS
6 31 (0.42%) Windows 7
7 29 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (0.23%) Windows 8
9 16 (0.22%) VMS
10 12 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (0.16%) Windows Phone
11 10 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (0.12%) Solaris
13 8 (0.11%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.068%) Windows Phone 8
15 4 (0.054%) MVS
16 3 (0.041%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.041%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.014%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 1 (0.014%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2238 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
2 2029 (27.53%) Project Management
3 1171 (15.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 908 (12.32%) PRINCE2
5 833 (11.30%) Scrum
6 772 (10.47%) UML
7 662 (8.98%) User Acceptance Testing
8 646 (8.77%) CRM
8 646 (8.77%) Change Management
9 600 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
10 583 (7.91%) Use Case
11 582 (7.90%) Waterfall
12 574 (7.79%) E-Commerce
13 476 (6.46%) Data Modelling
14 448 (6.08%) User Stories
15 413 (5.60%) ITIL
16 403 (5.47%) Mentoring
17 401 (5.44%) Data Analysis
18 367 (4.98%) Workflow
19 357 (4.84%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1241 (16.84%) SQL
2 431 (5.85%) Java
3 360 (4.88%) C#
4 243 (3.30%) JavaScript
5 183 (2.48%) T-SQL
6 134 (1.82%) C
7 126 (1.71%) VBA
8 107 (1.45%) C++
9 93 (1.26%) VB.NET
10 85 (1.15%) Python
11 78 (1.06%) PL/SQL
12 75 (1.02%) VB
13 54 (0.73%) PHP
14 36 (0.49%) R
15 27 (0.37%) Apex Code
16 22 (0.30%) Ruby
17 21 (0.28%) Shell Script
18 19 (0.26%) MATLAB
19 18 (0.24%) Objective-C
19 18 (0.24%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1177 (15.97%) Degree
2 843 (11.44%) ISEB
3 143 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 137 (1.86%) Security Cleared
5 126 (1.71%) PMI Certification
6 100 (1.36%) CBAP
7 76 (1.03%) SC Cleared
8 74 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 64 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 61 (0.83%) PMP
11 60 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
12 55 (0.75%) IIBA
13 44 (0.60%) ISTQB
14 35 (0.47%) ISEB Practitioner
15 30 (0.41%) MBA
15 30 (0.41%) DV Cleared
16 24 (0.33%) APMP
17 22 (0.30%) CIMA
18 21 (0.28%) PhD
19 19 (0.26%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 397 (5.39%) QA
2 66 (0.90%) SLA
3 55 (0.75%) ISO 9001
4 53 (0.72%) Data Quality
5 28 (0.38%) EMIR
5 28 (0.38%) Basel II
6 26 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
7 24 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 17 (0.23%) COBIT
9 16 (0.22%) COREP
9 16 (0.22%) FATCA
10 15 (0.20%) CRD IV
10 15 (0.20%) Basel III
10 15 (0.20%) FINREP
11 13 (0.18%) MiFID
12 11 (0.15%) PCI DSS
13 10 (0.14%) Solvency II
14 8 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 7 (0.095%) ISO 14001
16 6 (0.081%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 21 (0.28%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.095%) HDFS
4 3 (0.041%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.027%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.027%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.014%) NFS
6 1 (0.014%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.014%) XenApp
6 1 (0.014%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 58 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.11%) Oracle EDQ
2 8 (0.11%) SCCM
2 8 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (0.081%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (0.068%) CA Endevor
5 4 (0.054%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.054%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.027%) Unicenter
6 2 (0.027%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.014%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.014%) OpenView
7 1 (0.014%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.014%) Netcool
7 1 (0.014%) Nagios
7 1 (0.014%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.014%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.014%) logstash
7 1 (0.014%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.014%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 1008 (13.68%) Microsoft
2 516 (7.00%) Oracle
3 393 (5.33%) SAP
4 185 (2.51%) Salesforce.com
5 100 (1.36%) Business Objects
6 92 (1.25%) IBM
7 86 (1.17%) Cognos
8 75 (1.02%) HP
9 50 (0.68%) Informatica
10 42 (0.57%) Siebel
11 40 (0.54%) JD Edwards
12 34 (0.46%) Sage
12 34 (0.46%) Vermilion
13 32 (0.43%) CODA
14 30 (0.41%) Charles River
14 30 (0.41%) Tableau
15 29 (0.39%) Teradata
15 29 (0.39%) hybris
16 28 (0.38%) Google
17 25 (0.34%) Huawei
Hertfordshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, 25 days hols, Life and He
Posted: 3 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Stott & May
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £26000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Citrus Global Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Entry Level up to £45k pa. DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 46 Days hols + flexible working
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Which?
Salary: c. £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum +Many benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago