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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 88 79 75
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 2777 3467 3853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.14% 3.41% 3.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 3.90% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2301 2912 3218
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,950 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,900
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
78030 88877 91096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.26% 87.44% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 65514 74252 73615
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,503
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -9 1353 £60,000 - 130
South East -24 392 £47,500 - 28
North West +7 241 £42,500 +0.59% 33
East of England +15 200 £47,500 +5.55% 18
West Midlands -16 185 £42,500 - 24
Yorkshire -11 152 £45,000 +5.88% 13
East Midlands -2 108 £42,500 -2.85% 7
South West -26 108 £48,750 +14.70% 17
North East +9 24 £36,250 -11.58% 1
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 2234 (39.44%) Finance
2 2048 (36.15%) Agile Software Development
3 1508 (26.62%) Project Management
4 1102 (19.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 984 (17.37%) SQL
6 832 (14.69%) Degree
7 814 (14.37%) Analytical Skills
8 748 (13.20%) Retail
9 700 (12.36%) SDLC
10 688 (12.14%) Waterfall
10 688 (12.14%) Microsoft
11 675 (11.92%) Banking
12 617 (10.89%) Scrum
13 616 (10.87%) PRINCE2
14 607 (10.71%) ISEB
15 548 (9.67%) User Acceptance Testing
16 547 (9.66%) CRM
17 541 (9.55%) SQL Server
18 478 (8.44%) .NET
18 478 (8.44%) Use Case
19 476 (8.40%) UML
20 468 (8.26%) Change Management
21 462 (8.16%) User Stories
22 449 (7.93%) Business Intelligence
23 448 (7.91%) Oracle
24 409 (7.22%) SAP
25 375 (6.62%) ITIL
26 356 (6.28%) C#
27 354 (6.25%) E-Commerce
28 337 (5.95%) MS Excel

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 195 (3.44%) SharePoint
2 93 (1.64%) WebSphere
3 81 (1.43%) Confluence
4 72 (1.27%) CMS
5 60 (1.06%) SAS
6 49 (0.86%) WordPress
7 38 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
8 32 (0.56%) IIS
8 32 (0.56%) Jadu
9 21 (0.37%) WebLogic
10 17 (0.30%) MS Exchange
11 15 (0.26%) NServiceBus
12 14 (0.25%) JBoss
13 12 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 11 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
14 11 (0.19%) Skype for Business
15 8 (0.14%) Apache Spark
15 8 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
16 7 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
16 7 (0.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 337 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 254 (4.48%) MS Office
3 231 (4.08%) MS Visio
4 112 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 99 (1.75%) MS Project
6 24 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (0.23%) SPSS
8 4 (0.071%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.053%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.053%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.035%) CPLEX
10 2 (0.035%) InDesign
10 2 (0.035%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.018%) DOC1
11 1 (0.018%) Mingle
11 1 (0.018%) S-PLUS
11 1 (0.018%) Stata
Business Applications
1 196 (3.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 67 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
3 61 (1.08%) SAP MM
4 58 (1.02%) Oracle Financials
4 58 (1.02%) SAP FI
4 58 (1.02%) SAP PP
5 57 (1.01%) SAP CO
5 57 (1.01%) SAP FI/CO
6 53 (0.94%) SAP SD
7 50 (0.88%) Oracle Retail
8 46 (0.81%) SAP SCM
9 43 (0.76%) PeopleSoft Financials
10 35 (0.62%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 21 (0.37%) Sonata
12 18 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
13 17 (0.30%) Misys Midas
14 16 (0.28%) SAP PS
14 16 (0.28%) SAP WM
15 15 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
15 15 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 100 (1.77%) SaaS
2 57 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 35 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
5 30 (0.53%) Office 365
6 21 (0.37%) IaaS
7 17 (0.30%) PaaS
8 16 (0.28%) Force.com
9 11 (0.19%) Google Analytics
10 7 (0.12%) Azure Machine Learning
10 7 (0.12%) Data Lake Analytics
11 5 (0.088%) FinancialForce.com
11 5 (0.088%) G Suite
11 5 (0.088%) SuccessFactors
12 4 (0.071%) BlueKai
13 2 (0.035%) Adobe Analytics
13 2 (0.035%) Mimecast
13 2 (0.035%) SmartFocus
13 2 (0.035%) Trello
13 2 (0.035%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 69 (1.22%) Intranet
2 45 (0.79%) Internet
3 17 (0.30%) CTI
4 15 (0.26%) LAN
4 15 (0.26%) TCP/IP
5 13 (0.23%) DNS
5 13 (0.23%) Firewall
5 13 (0.23%) WAN
6 11 (0.19%) HTTP
7 10 (0.18%) Extranet
8 9 (0.16%) 3GPP
9 8 (0.14%) FTP
9 8 (0.14%) RFID
9 8 (0.14%) VLAN
9 8 (0.14%) Wireless
10 7 (0.12%) Broadband
10 7 (0.12%) SAN
11 6 (0.11%) Intelligent Network
12 5 (0.088%) DHCP
13 4 (0.071%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 541 (9.55%) SQL Server
2 245 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 217 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
4 156 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 106 (1.87%) QlikView
6 104 (1.84%) Relational Database
7 93 (1.64%) Big Data
8 87 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 65 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
10 54 (0.95%) MySQL
11 53 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
12 52 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
13 46 (0.81%) OLAP
14 45 (0.79%) Data Mining
15 40 (0.71%) Oracle BI EE
16 33 (0.58%) DB2
16 33 (0.58%) Power BI
17 32 (0.56%) Oracle OLAP
17 32 (0.56%) SAP HANA
18 31 (0.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 208 (3.67%) JIRA
2 66 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 66 (1.17%) Visual Studio
3 43 (0.76%) Selenium
4 31 (0.55%) Jenkins
5 30 (0.53%) Git (software)
6 22 (0.39%) Talend Open Studio
7 20 (0.35%) HP UFT
8 19 (0.34%) Axure RP
9 18 (0.32%) Subversion
10 13 (0.23%) Cucumber
11 12 (0.21%) Rational Functional Tester
11 12 (0.21%) SilkTest
12 9 (0.16%) JUnit
12 9 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
13 8 (0.14%) CruiseControl
13 8 (0.14%) Maven
13 8 (0.14%) WebDriver
14 7 (0.12%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
15 6 (0.11%) Hudson
General
1 2234 (39.44%) Finance
2 748 (13.20%) Retail
3 675 (11.92%) Banking
4 262 (4.62%) Marketing
5 231 (4.08%) Investment Banking
6 188 (3.32%) Telecoms
7 187 (3.30%) Front Office
8 186 (3.28%) Legal
9 166 (2.93%) Manufacturing
10 161 (2.84%) Back Office
11 135 (2.38%) Advertising
12 121 (2.14%) Law
13 107 (1.89%) Financial Institution
14 67 (1.18%) Billing
15 60 (1.06%) Publishing
16 58 (1.02%) Corporate Banking
17 35 (0.62%) Retail Banking
18 31 (0.55%) French Language
19 29 (0.51%) Local Government
20 28 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3552 (62.70%) Analyst
2 3040 (53.66%) Business Analyst
3 462 (8.16%) Consultant
4 444 (7.84%) Senior Analyst
5 430 (7.59%) Project Manager
6 394 (6.95%) Senior Business Analyst
7 354 (6.25%) IT Analyst
8 337 (5.95%) Business IT Analyst
9 326 (5.75%) IT Business Analyst
10 296 (5.23%) Developer
11 274 (4.84%) Financial Analyst
12 270 (4.77%) Agile Business Analyst
13 231 (4.08%) Finance Business Analyst
14 215 (3.80%) Architect
14 215 (3.80%) Systems Analyst
15 214 (3.78%) Business Systems Analyst
16 178 (3.14%) Business Manager
17 163 (2.88%) Lead Business Analyst
18 162 (2.86%) IT Manager
19 150 (2.65%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 478 (8.44%) .NET
2 272 (4.80%) HTML
3 248 (4.38%) XML
4 140 (2.47%) CSS
5 133 (2.35%) ASP.NET
6 131 (2.31%) Web Services
7 103 (1.82%) .NET Framework
8 83 (1.47%) Middleware
9 81 (1.43%) jQuery
10 80 (1.41%) HTML5
11 53 (0.94%) FIX Protocol
12 47 (0.83%) SOAP
13 43 (0.76%) AngularJS
14 39 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC
14 39 (0.69%) CSS3
15 37 (0.65%) Entity Framework
16 33 (0.58%) EDI
17 31 (0.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 31 (0.55%) WCF
18 25 (0.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 814 (14.37%) Analytical Skills
2 331 (5.84%) Management Information System
3 176 (3.11%) Fixed Income
4 163 (2.88%) Derivative
5 159 (2.81%) User Experience
6 134 (2.37%) Computer Science
7 132 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 107 (1.89%) FMCG
8 107 (1.89%) Mobile App
9 104 (1.84%) Equities
10 98 (1.73%) Fintech
11 86 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
12 82 (1.45%) Visualisation
13 76 (1.34%) Mathematics
14 69 (1.22%) Data Integration
15 64 (1.13%) Credit Risk
16 63 (1.11%) PMI
17 59 (1.04%) Market Risk
18 55 (0.97%) SWIFT
19 54 (0.95%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 123 (2.17%) Windows
2 114 (2.01%) Linux
3 108 (1.91%) Unix
4 36 (0.64%) Windows Server
5 32 (0.56%) Apple iOS
6 24 (0.42%) Android
6 24 (0.42%) Ubuntu
7 19 (0.34%) AIX
7 19 (0.34%) Solaris
8 17 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (0.28%) HPUX
10 13 (0.23%) Windows 7
11 12 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.071%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.053%) CentOS
14 2 (0.035%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.035%) VMS
14 2 (0.035%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.018%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2048 (36.15%) Agile Software Development
2 1508 (26.62%) Project Management
3 1102 (19.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 700 (12.36%) SDLC
5 688 (12.14%) Waterfall
6 617 (10.89%) Scrum
7 616 (10.87%) PRINCE2
8 548 (9.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 547 (9.66%) CRM
10 478 (8.44%) Use Case
11 476 (8.40%) UML
12 468 (8.26%) Change Management
13 462 (8.16%) User Stories
14 449 (7.93%) Business Intelligence
15 375 (6.62%) ITIL
16 354 (6.25%) E-Commerce
17 331 (5.84%) Mentoring
18 313 (5.53%) ERP
19 270 (4.77%) Data Modelling
20 269 (4.75%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 984 (17.37%) SQL
2 356 (6.28%) C#
3 286 (5.05%) Java
4 207 (3.65%) JavaScript
5 109 (1.92%) C
6 98 (1.73%) T-SQL
7 82 (1.45%) Python
8 76 (1.34%) C++
9 61 (1.08%) VBA
10 52 (0.92%) PL/SQL
11 51 (0.90%) PHP
12 49 (0.86%) ABAP
13 47 (0.83%) VB.NET
14 36 (0.64%) R
15 30 (0.53%) VB
16 25 (0.44%) Perl
17 22 (0.39%) Shell Script
18 17 (0.30%) PowerShell
18 17 (0.30%) Ruby
19 12 (0.21%) Lua
Qualifications
1 832 (14.69%) Degree
2 607 (10.71%) ISEB
3 115 (2.03%) PMI Certification
4 94 (1.66%) PMP
5 79 (1.39%) Security Cleared
6 60 (1.06%) IIBA
7 46 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 42 (0.74%) CBAP
8 42 (0.74%) ISTQB
8 42 (0.74%) SC Cleared
9 25 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 22 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 22 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
11 18 (0.32%) DV Cleared
12 17 (0.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 15 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
14 12 (0.21%) CIMA
14 12 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (0.19%) ACCA
15 11 (0.19%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 313 (5.53%) QA
2 91 (1.61%) MiFID
3 69 (1.22%) Data Quality
4 53 (0.94%) EMIR
5 41 (0.72%) SEPA
6 37 (0.65%) SLA
7 33 (0.58%) FATCA
8 21 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
8 21 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 16 (0.28%) PMBOK
10 13 (0.23%) COBIT
11 12 (0.21%) PCI DSS
12 11 (0.19%) Solvency II
13 10 (0.18%) Basel II
14 9 (0.16%) CRD IV
15 8 (0.14%) Basel III
15 8 (0.14%) UCITS
16 7 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 5 (0.088%) ISO 9001
17 5 (0.088%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 34 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (0.12%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.071%) HDFS
5 4 (0.071%) vSphere
5 4 (0.071%) Xen
5 4 (0.071%) XenServer
6 2 (0.035%) Docker
7 1 (0.018%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.018%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.018%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.018%) Varnish
7 1 (0.018%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 28 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (0.26%) Ansible
3 13 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (0.21%) Puppet
5 9 (0.16%) Control-M
6 5 (0.088%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.071%) BladeLogic
7 4 (0.071%) Cobbler
7 4 (0.071%) Hadoop YARN
8 3 (0.053%) TeamSite
9 2 (0.035%) Cisco IPCC
9 2 (0.035%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (0.035%) Jitterbit
9 2 (0.035%) RSA Archer
9 2 (0.035%) SCCM
10 1 (0.018%) Dollar Universe
10 1 (0.018%) Oozie
10 1 (0.018%) WMI
Vendors
1 688 (12.14%) Microsoft
2 448 (7.91%) Oracle
3 409 (7.22%) SAP
4 137 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
5 67 (1.18%) Tableau
6 63 (1.11%) Hyperion
7 61 (1.08%) IBM
8 55 (0.97%) PeopleSoft
9 52 (0.92%) HP
10 51 (0.90%) ATG
11 50 (0.88%) Cognos
12 44 (0.78%) JD Edwards
13 43 (0.76%) Retek
14 40 (0.71%) Charles River
15 38 (0.67%) Bloomberg
16 37 (0.65%) Atlassian
17 36 (0.64%) Informatica
18 32 (0.56%) Red Hat
19 30 (0.53%) hybris
20 29 (0.51%) Guidewire
Luton, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47500 per annum + 28 days hol, Pension, etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, Life Insurance,
Posted: 5 hours ago
Surrey
Michael Page International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: Up to £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £39,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Pension, Health Care, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Stott & May
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits (inc. Relocation Assistance)
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary To 40k DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + bonus/benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £43000.00 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 3 days ago