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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 76 70 73
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 3449 3861 3542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.37% 3.60% 3.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.97% 4.35% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2966 3212 2869
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
86980 88764 81227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.08% 82.85% 81.69%
Number of salaries quoted 72449 71450 67160
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 1681 £60,000 +9.09% 241
South East -12 576 £46,500 -2.10% 62
North West +21 241 £40,000 +6.66% 38
West Midlands +10 218 £42,500 -3.95% 37
East of England -11 210 £45,000 - 25
Yorkshire -9 203 £42,500 +6.25% 30
South West -47 146 £42,750 +0.58% 27
East Midlands -14 133 £45,000 +12.50% 9
North East +9 28 £46,000 +8.23% 6
Midlands -6 10 £50,000 +32.45%
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2762 (38.12%) Finance
2 2056 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
3 1868 (25.78%) Project Management
4 1445 (19.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 1256 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1251 (17.26%) Degree
7 1144 (15.79%) SQL
8 1084 (14.96%) Banking
9 935 (12.90%) Retail
10 843 (11.63%) SDLC
11 820 (11.32%) Microsoft
12 806 (11.12%) Scrum
13 769 (10.61%) PRINCE2
14 695 (9.59%) ISEB
15 655 (9.04%) SQL Server
16 649 (8.96%) User Acceptance Testing
17 631 (8.71%) Business Intelligence
18 629 (8.68%) Use Case
19 625 (8.63%) Change Management
20 589 (8.13%) Waterfall
21 586 (8.09%) UML
22 585 (8.07%) .NET
23 558 (7.70%) MS Excel
24 546 (7.54%) CRM
25 530 (7.31%) Oracle
26 469 (6.47%) E-Commerce
27 467 (6.44%) SAP
28 458 (6.32%) Data Modelling
29 448 (6.18%) QA
30 446 (6.16%) C#

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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
1 278 (3.84%) SharePoint
2 102 (1.41%) SAS
3 100 (1.38%) CMS
4 51 (0.70%) IIS
5 50 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
6 38 (0.52%) Confluence
7 35 (0.48%) WebSphere
8 24 (0.33%) MS Exchange
8 24 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
9 22 (0.30%) EPiServer CMS
9 22 (0.30%) Apache Pig
10 20 (0.28%) Documentum
10 20 (0.28%) JBoss
10 20 (0.28%) Tomcat
11 19 (0.26%) Node.js
11 19 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
12 18 (0.25%) Apache
13 17 (0.23%) WebLogic
14 14 (0.19%) Drupal
14 14 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 558 (7.70%) MS Excel
2 394 (5.44%) MS Office
3 343 (4.73%) MS Visio
4 180 (2.48%) MS Project
5 166 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 45 (0.62%) SPSS
7 39 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
8 10 (0.14%) Photoshop
8 10 (0.14%) InfoPath
9 7 (0.097%) PowerPivot
10 3 (0.041%) CPLEX
11 2 (0.028%) Windchill
11 2 (0.028%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.028%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.028%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.028%) FastStats
11 2 (0.028%) Blender
12 1 (0.014%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.014%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.014%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 112 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 66 (0.91%) SAP FI
3 62 (0.86%) SAP FI/CO
3 62 (0.86%) SAP CO
4 56 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
5 50 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
6 45 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
6 45 (0.62%) SAP SD
7 40 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 34 (0.47%) SAP MM
9 31 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
10 30 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
11 27 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
12 25 (0.35%) SAP PP
13 24 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
14 23 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
15 22 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
16 19 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
16 19 (0.26%) Magento
16 19 (0.26%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 100 (1.38%) SaaS
2 53 (0.73%) Force.com
3 33 (0.46%) Office 365
4 22 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (0.26%) IBM Blueworks
7 17 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (0.18%) Google Analytics
9 11 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
10 9 (0.12%) Amazon S3
10 9 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
11 4 (0.055%) SuccessFactors
11 4 (0.055%) Veeva
11 4 (0.055%) Sage Pay
11 4 (0.055%) PaaS
12 2 (0.028%) Trello
12 2 (0.028%) GitHub
13 1 (0.014%) IaaS
13 1 (0.014%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 86 (1.19%) Internet
2 64 (0.88%) Intranet
3 36 (0.50%) WAN
4 25 (0.35%) Firewall
5 24 (0.33%) LAN
6 19 (0.26%) Extranet
7 16 (0.22%) DSL
8 15 (0.21%) TCP/IP
9 14 (0.19%) DNS
10 12 (0.17%) Wireless
11 10 (0.14%) RTP
12 8 (0.11%) Broadband
12 8 (0.11%) WebEx
13 7 (0.097%) Reverse Proxy
14 5 (0.069%) HTTP
15 4 (0.055%) SAN
15 4 (0.055%) Unified Communications
15 4 (0.055%) VPN
16 3 (0.041%) FTP
16 3 (0.041%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 655 (9.04%) SQL Server
2 320 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
3 211 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 154 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
4 154 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 145 (2.00%) Relational Database
6 98 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 93 (1.28%) QlikView
8 82 (1.13%) Big Data
9 81 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
10 79 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
11 77 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
11 77 (1.06%) Oracle Database
12 55 (0.76%) Data Mining
13 51 (0.70%) RDBMS
14 45 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
15 44 (0.61%) MySQL
16 38 (0.52%) Hadoop
17 36 (0.50%) MongoDB
17 36 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 196 (2.70%) JIRA
2 108 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 90 (1.24%) Visual Studio
4 37 (0.51%) Git (software)
5 34 (0.47%) Subversion
6 28 (0.39%) Selenium
7 27 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
8 24 (0.33%) Jenkins
9 23 (0.32%) JUnit
10 19 (0.26%) Eclipse
11 18 (0.25%) Toad
12 17 (0.23%) JMeter
13 15 (0.21%) NUnit
14 13 (0.18%) Moq
15 11 (0.15%) Axure RP
15 11 (0.15%) Maven
15 11 (0.15%) ERwin
16 10 (0.14%) PowerBuilder
16 10 (0.14%) Jasmine
17 9 (0.12%) Yeoman
General
1 2762 (38.12%) Finance
2 1084 (14.96%) Banking
3 935 (12.90%) Retail
4 374 (5.16%) Investment Banking
5 303 (4.18%) Telecoms
6 251 (3.46%) Marketing
7 222 (3.06%) Front Office
8 212 (2.93%) Manufacturing
9 211 (2.91%) Back Office
10 190 (2.62%) Legal
11 147 (2.03%) Advertising
12 139 (1.92%) Law
13 136 (1.88%) Retail Banking
14 134 (1.85%) Financial Institution
15 94 (1.30%) Billing
16 65 (0.90%) Publishing
17 51 (0.70%) Automotive
18 41 (0.57%) Games
19 37 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
20 24 (0.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4510 (62.24%) Analyst
2 4058 (56.00%) Business Analyst
3 682 (9.41%) Consultant
4 553 (7.63%) Senior Analyst
5 544 (7.51%) Project Manager
6 522 (7.20%) Senior Business Analyst
7 519 (7.16%) Developer
8 324 (4.47%) Agile Business Analyst
9 288 (3.97%) Architect
10 278 (3.84%) Business Manager
11 263 (3.63%) Banking Business Analyst
12 238 (3.28%) Systems Analyst
13 211 (2.91%) IT Business Analyst
14 205 (2.83%) Financial Business Analyst
15 188 (2.59%) Lead Business Analyst
16 178 (2.46%) Business Systems Analyst
17 159 (2.19%) Junior
18 152 (2.10%) Financial Services Business Analyst
19 136 (1.88%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
19 136 (1.88%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 585 (8.07%) .NET
2 285 (3.93%) HTML
3 228 (3.15%) ASP.NET
3 228 (3.15%) CSS
4 226 (3.12%) XML
5 169 (2.33%) Web Services
6 120 (1.66%) .NET Framework
7 107 (1.48%) jQuery
8 73 (1.01%) AngularJS
9 62 (0.86%) WPF
10 53 (0.73%) J2EE
11 52 (0.72%) WCF
12 50 (0.69%) HTML5
13 49 (0.68%) Middleware
14 45 (0.62%) Ajax
15 44 (0.61%) Visualforce
16 43 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC
17 42 (0.58%) Entity Framework
17 42 (0.58%) Spring
18 41 (0.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1256 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
2 423 (5.84%) Management Information System
3 246 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 207 (2.86%) User Experience
5 176 (2.43%) Derivative
6 164 (2.26%) FMCG
7 158 (2.18%) Equities
8 140 (1.93%) Visualisation
9 132 (1.82%) Mathematics
10 123 (1.70%) Fixed Income
11 119 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 115 (1.59%) Mobile App
13 94 (1.30%) Data Structures
14 89 (1.23%) Data Integration
15 83 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
16 75 (1.04%) PMI
17 72 (0.99%) Reference Data
18 66 (0.91%) Credit Risk
19 61 (0.84%) Hedge funds
20 57 (0.79%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 240 (3.31%) Windows
2 80 (1.10%) UNIX
3 52 (0.72%) Linux
3 52 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (0.58%) Apple iOS
5 41 (0.57%) Windows 7
6 40 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (0.50%) Android
8 20 (0.28%) Windows 8
9 19 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (0.19%) Windows XP
11 10 (0.14%) Solaris
12 9 (0.12%) SUSE
12 9 (0.12%) Debian
12 9 (0.12%) Ubuntu
13 7 (0.097%) VMS
14 4 (0.055%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (0.055%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.028%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.028%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2056 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
2 1868 (25.78%) Project Management
3 1445 (19.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 843 (11.63%) SDLC
5 806 (11.12%) Scrum
6 769 (10.61%) PRINCE2
7 649 (8.96%) User Acceptance Testing
8 631 (8.71%) Business Intelligence
9 629 (8.68%) Use Case
10 625 (8.63%) Change Management
11 589 (8.13%) Waterfall
12 586 (8.09%) UML
13 546 (7.54%) CRM
14 469 (6.47%) E-Commerce
15 458 (6.32%) Data Modelling
16 438 (6.04%) User Stories
17 425 (5.87%) Mentoring
18 401 (5.53%) Data Analysis
19 367 (5.06%) Analytics
20 343 (4.73%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1144 (15.79%) SQL
2 446 (6.16%) C#
3 347 (4.79%) Java
4 281 (3.88%) JavaScript
5 142 (1.96%) T-SQL
6 120 (1.66%) C
7 110 (1.52%) C++
8 108 (1.49%) PL/SQL
9 83 (1.15%) VB.NET
10 75 (1.04%) Python
11 69 (0.95%) VBA
12 60 (0.83%) R
13 49 (0.68%) PHP
14 46 (0.63%) Apex Code
15 45 (0.62%) VB
16 28 (0.39%) PowerShell
17 27 (0.37%) Shell Script
18 24 (0.33%) VBScript
19 21 (0.29%) Bash Shell
20 19 (0.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1251 (17.26%) Degree
2 695 (9.59%) ISEB
3 154 (2.13%) Security Cleared
4 125 (1.73%) PMI Certification
5 109 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 72 (0.99%) IIBA
7 71 (0.98%) CBAP
8 66 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 63 (0.87%) DV Cleared
10 60 (0.83%) PMP
11 56 (0.77%) SC Cleared
12 48 (0.66%) ISTQB
13 38 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
14 31 (0.43%) MBA
15 26 (0.36%) ACCA
15 26 (0.36%) CISA
16 25 (0.35%) CIMA
17 24 (0.33%) CISSP
18 23 (0.32%) ISEB Practitioner
19 19 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 448 (6.18%) QA
2 71 (0.98%) MiFID
2 71 (0.98%) EMIR
3 52 (0.72%) Data Quality
4 43 (0.59%) Dodd-Frank
5 38 (0.52%) CRD IV
6 37 (0.51%) SLA
7 27 (0.37%) ISO 9001
8 22 (0.30%) Solvency II
9 21 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 16 (0.22%) PCI DSS
11 15 (0.21%) Basel III
11 15 (0.21%) FATCA
12 14 (0.19%) COREP
13 12 (0.17%) COBIT
14 11 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 9 (0.12%) PMBOK
16 6 (0.083%) FINREP
17 5 (0.069%) ISO 8583
17 5 (0.069%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 51 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 18 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.12%) VirtualBox
4 7 (0.097%) Varnish
5 5 (0.069%) vSphere
5 5 (0.069%) Apache Flume
6 4 (0.055%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.055%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.041%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (0.041%) XenApp
7 3 (0.041%) KVM
7 3 (0.041%) Time Sharing Option
8 2 (0.028%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 36 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.12%) Vagrant
3 8 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.097%) HAProxy
4 7 (0.097%) ZABBIX
5 6 (0.083%) Oracle EDQ
6 4 (0.055%) Unicenter
6 4 (0.055%) Nagios
6 4 (0.055%) Puppet
6 4 (0.055%) Ansible
7 3 (0.041%) TrustSec
7 3 (0.041%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.014%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.014%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 820 (11.32%) Microsoft
2 530 (7.31%) Oracle
3 467 (6.44%) SAP
4 196 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
5 114 (1.57%) IBM
6 88 (1.21%) Cognos
7 86 (1.19%) Tableau
8 61 (0.84%) hybris
9 46 (0.63%) Sage
10 37 (0.51%) Teradata
11 33 (0.46%) VMware
11 33 (0.46%) Hyperion
12 32 (0.44%) HP
12 32 (0.44%) EPiServer
12 32 (0.44%) ExactTarget
13 30 (0.41%) Atlassian
13 30 (0.41%) Northgate
14 29 (0.40%) ATG
15 27 (0.37%) Capita
16 26 (0.36%) Informatica
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + c.25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 Per Annum Plus brilliant benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £60k - 65k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + 26 days holiday, Medical, Pension
Posted: 23 hours ago