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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 71 77 68
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 3822 3466 3987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.58% 3.41% 3.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 4.18% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3216 2877 3397
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 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £73,600 £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
87785 82919 84498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.14% 81.58% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 71606 68904 71839
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -3 1722 £55,000 - 262
South East +10 688 £47,500 +1.06% 82
Yorkshire +10 300 £40,000 - 44
North West +20 242 £38,500 -3.75% 39
East of England +6 234 £47,250 -4.54% 37
West Midlands +1 229 £42,500 +2.40% 31
South West +17 208 £40,000 -5.88% 60
East Midlands +34 176 £42,500 - 18
North East -30 20 £47,218 -0.59% 9
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 2720 (34.56%) Finance
2 2434 (30.92%) Agile Software Development
3 2217 (28.17%) Project Management
4 1414 (17.96%) SQL
5 1301 (16.53%) Analytical Skills
6 1254 (15.93%) Degree
7 1207 (15.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 1016 (12.91%) Microsoft
9 996 (12.65%) PRINCE2
10 895 (11.37%) Scrum
11 871 (11.07%) UML
12 869 (11.04%) ISEB
13 856 (10.88%) Retail
14 779 (9.90%) MS Excel
15 766 (9.73%) Banking
16 751 (9.54%) SQL Server
17 714 (9.07%) Business Intelligence
18 692 (8.79%) User Acceptance Testing
19 641 (8.14%) .NET
20 638 (8.11%) CRM
21 629 (7.99%) E-Commerce
22 619 (7.86%) Use Case
23 604 (7.67%) Waterfall
24 603 (7.66%) Change Management
25 560 (7.11%) Oracle
26 548 (6.96%) Data Modelling
27 490 (6.23%) User Stories
28 471 (5.98%) Management Information System
29 456 (5.79%) Data Analysis
30 454 (5.77%) Java

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 353 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 95 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
3 83 (1.05%) SAS
4 67 (0.85%) IIS
4 67 (0.85%) CMS
5 64 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
6 46 (0.58%) WebSphere
7 36 (0.46%) MS Project Server
8 26 (0.33%) Documentum
9 24 (0.30%) Drupal
10 20 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
10 20 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
11 19 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
12 18 (0.23%) Confluence
13 15 (0.19%) Apache Pig
13 15 (0.19%) Alfresco
13 15 (0.19%) Tomcat
14 14 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
15 13 (0.17%) NetWeaver
15 13 (0.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 779 (9.90%) MS Excel
2 402 (5.11%) MS Office
3 383 (4.87%) MS Visio
4 287 (3.65%) MS Project
5 169 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 45 (0.57%) SPSS
7 27 (0.34%) CPLEX
8 23 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
8 23 (0.29%) PowerPivot
9 11 (0.14%) Photoshop
10 6 (0.076%) InfoPath
11 5 (0.064%) Adobe Illustrator
11 5 (0.064%) FastStats
12 4 (0.051%) Windchill
12 4 (0.051%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.013%) QuarkXPress
13 1 (0.013%) RoboHelp
13 1 (0.013%) FreeHand
13 1 (0.013%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.013%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 164 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 67 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
3 42 (0.53%) SAP FI
4 41 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
5 38 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
5 38 (0.48%) SAP CO
6 28 (0.36%) SAP CRM
7 27 (0.34%) SAP SD
8 24 (0.30%) LatentZero
8 24 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 22 (0.28%) SAP PP
10 21 (0.27%) SAP MM
10 21 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
11 18 (0.23%) SAP Business One
11 18 (0.23%) Google Analytics
12 17 (0.22%) MFGPRO
13 15 (0.19%) Magento
14 13 (0.17%) Endur
14 13 (0.17%) Agresso
14 13 (0.17%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 139 (1.77%) SaaS
2 58 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (0.42%) Force.com
4 27 (0.34%) Office 365
5 16 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
6 13 (0.17%) PaaS
7 9 (0.11%) Heroku
8 6 (0.076%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (0.076%) Taleo
9 4 (0.051%) IaaS
10 3 (0.038%) IBM Blueworks
10 3 (0.038%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.025%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.025%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.025%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.013%) GitHub
12 1 (0.013%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 83 (1.05%) Internet
2 67 (0.85%) Intranet
3 30 (0.38%) MPLS
4 20 (0.25%) HTTP
5 18 (0.23%) Extranet
6 13 (0.17%) TCP/IP
6 13 (0.17%) LAN
7 12 (0.15%) WAN
7 12 (0.15%) FTP
8 10 (0.13%) SAN
8 10 (0.13%) Network Security
9 7 (0.089%) Unified Communications
9 7 (0.089%) VPN
9 7 (0.089%) DNS
10 6 (0.076%) NFC
11 5 (0.064%) ATM
11 5 (0.064%) Broadband
11 5 (0.064%) Firewall
12 3 (0.038%) Wireless
12 3 (0.038%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 751 (9.54%) SQL Server
2 323 (4.10%) Data Warehouse
3 288 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 232 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 216 (2.74%) Relational Database
6 156 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 148 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 101 (1.28%) Oracle Database
9 89 (1.13%) Big Data
10 88 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
11 80 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
12 79 (1.00%) Data Mining
13 67 (0.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 67 (0.85%) QlikView
14 56 (0.71%) RDBMS
15 53 (0.67%) Hadoop
16 52 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
16 52 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
17 51 (0.65%) OLAP
18 45 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 112 (1.42%) JIRA
2 105 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 97 (1.23%) Visual Studio
4 35 (0.44%) QuickTest Pro
5 34 (0.43%) Cucumber
6 32 (0.41%) Eclipse
7 31 (0.39%) Git (software)
8 30 (0.38%) Selenium
8 30 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
9 23 (0.29%) Subversion
10 20 (0.25%) ERwin
11 18 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
12 17 (0.22%) Rational DOORS
12 17 (0.22%) Axure RP
13 15 (0.19%) SpecFlow
13 15 (0.19%) Jenkins
13 15 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 14 (0.18%) NUnit
14 14 (0.18%) RequisitePro
15 13 (0.17%) Toad
General
1 2720 (34.56%) Finance
2 856 (10.88%) Retail
3 766 (9.73%) Banking
4 425 (5.40%) Marketing
5 329 (4.18%) Telecoms
6 262 (3.33%) Front Office
7 242 (3.07%) Investment Banking
8 227 (2.88%) Legal
9 204 (2.59%) Advertising
10 197 (2.50%) Manufacturing
11 187 (2.38%) Back Office
12 148 (1.88%) Publishing
13 136 (1.73%) Law
14 104 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
15 90 (1.14%) Financial Institution
16 88 (1.12%) Billing
17 86 (1.09%) Retail Banking
18 71 (0.90%) Games
19 46 (0.58%) French Language
20 43 (0.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5000 (63.52%) Analyst
2 4516 (57.38%) Business Analyst
3 743 (9.44%) Project Manager
4 673 (8.55%) Senior Analyst
5 609 (7.74%) Consultant
6 580 (7.37%) Senior Business Analyst
7 486 (6.17%) Developer
8 341 (4.33%) Agile Business Analyst
9 336 (4.27%) Systems Analyst
10 295 (3.75%) Business Manager
11 284 (3.61%) Architect
12 254 (3.23%) Insurance Business Analyst
13 251 (3.19%) Business Systems Analyst
14 202 (2.57%) Financial Business Analyst
15 197 (2.50%) Lead Business Analyst
16 158 (2.01%) Solutions Architect
17 152 (1.93%) Technical Business Analyst
18 145 (1.84%) IT Business Analyst
19 142 (1.80%) Financial Services Business Analyst
20 129 (1.64%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 641 (8.14%) .NET
2 345 (4.38%) XML
3 296 (3.76%) HTML
4 223 (2.83%) CSS
5 222 (2.82%) ASP.NET
6 182 (2.31%) Web Services
7 89 (1.13%) jQuery
8 64 (0.81%) .NET Framework
9 53 (0.67%) SOAP
10 51 (0.65%) Middleware
11 49 (0.62%) ASP.NET MVC
12 41 (0.52%) HTML5
12 41 (0.52%) XSLT
12 41 (0.52%) J2EE
13 40 (0.51%) Ajax
14 34 (0.43%) Spring
15 31 (0.39%) MDX
16 30 (0.38%) WCF
17 28 (0.36%) RESTful
18 27 (0.34%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1301 (16.53%) Analytical Skills
2 471 (5.98%) Management Information System
3 245 (3.11%) User Experience
4 224 (2.85%) Computer Science
5 164 (2.08%) Derivative
6 157 (1.99%) FMCG
7 122 (1.55%) Mobile App
8 120 (1.52%) Fixed Income
9 116 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 108 (1.37%) Market Risk
10 108 (1.37%) Mathematics
11 102 (1.30%) Equities
12 101 (1.28%) Credit Risk
13 85 (1.08%) Economics
14 78 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
15 72 (0.91%) PMI
16 71 (0.90%) Visualisation
17 68 (0.86%) Digital Media
18 66 (0.84%) Social Media
19 65 (0.83%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 201 (2.55%) Windows
2 105 (1.33%) UNIX
3 85 (1.08%) Linux
4 49 (0.62%) Android
5 34 (0.43%) Apple iOS
6 25 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (0.28%) Windows 7
8 14 (0.18%) Windows 8
9 11 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (0.14%) VMS
10 8 (0.10%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.089%) Windows Phone
12 6 (0.076%) Solaris
13 5 (0.064%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.038%) MVS
14 3 (0.038%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.038%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.038%) Windows Phone 8
15 1 (0.013%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.013%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2434 (30.92%) Agile Software Development
2 2217 (28.17%) Project Management
3 1207 (15.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 996 (12.65%) PRINCE2
5 895 (11.37%) Scrum
6 871 (11.07%) UML
7 714 (9.07%) Business Intelligence
8 692 (8.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 638 (8.11%) CRM
10 629 (7.99%) E-Commerce
11 619 (7.86%) Use Case
12 604 (7.67%) Waterfall
13 603 (7.66%) Change Management
14 548 (6.96%) Data Modelling
15 490 (6.23%) User Stories
16 456 (5.79%) Data Analysis
17 409 (5.20%) ITIL
18 368 (4.68%) ERP
18 368 (4.68%) Mentoring
19 360 (4.57%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1414 (17.96%) SQL
2 454 (5.77%) Java
3 391 (4.97%) C#
4 247 (3.14%) JavaScript
5 238 (3.02%) T-SQL
6 142 (1.80%) VBA
7 131 (1.66%) C++
8 127 (1.61%) VB.NET
9 119 (1.51%) C
10 106 (1.35%) VB
11 102 (1.30%) Python
12 92 (1.17%) PL/SQL
13 54 (0.69%) PHP
14 40 (0.51%) R
15 30 (0.38%) MATLAB
16 27 (0.34%) PowerShell
17 22 (0.28%) Apex Code
17 22 (0.28%) Shell Script
17 22 (0.28%) VBScript
18 20 (0.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1254 (15.93%) Degree
2 869 (11.04%) ISEB
3 194 (2.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 165 (2.10%) Security Cleared
5 149 (1.89%) PMI Certification
6 95 (1.21%) SC Cleared
7 91 (1.16%) PMP
8 85 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 84 (1.07%) CBAP
10 70 (0.89%) IIBA
11 66 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
12 60 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 43 (0.55%) ISTQB
14 34 (0.43%) ISEB Practitioner
15 32 (0.41%) MBA
16 28 (0.36%) PhD
17 27 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
18 25 (0.32%) CIMA
19 20 (0.25%) MCSE
20 15 (0.19%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 421 (5.35%) QA
2 73 (0.93%) SLA
3 64 (0.81%) ISO 9001
3 64 (0.81%) Data Quality
4 29 (0.37%) EMIR
5 28 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
5 28 (0.36%) Basel II
6 23 (0.29%) Basel III
7 19 (0.24%) FATCA
7 19 (0.24%) COREP
8 17 (0.22%) FINREP
8 17 (0.22%) CRD IV
9 16 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 15 (0.19%) COBIT
11 10 (0.13%) Solvency II
12 8 (0.10%) MiFID
13 7 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 6 (0.076%) ISO 8583
15 5 (0.064%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 5 (0.064%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (0.28%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.076%) XenApp
4 4 (0.051%) HDFS
5 3 (0.038%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.025%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.025%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.013%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 50 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (0.17%) SCCM
3 11 (0.14%) Oracle EDQ
4 10 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
5 7 (0.089%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (0.064%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.064%) CA Endevor
7 4 (0.051%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.025%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.013%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.013%) logstash
9 1 (0.013%) Puppet
9 1 (0.013%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.013%) OpenView
9 1 (0.013%) Netcool
9 1 (0.013%) Control-M
9 1 (0.013%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1016 (12.91%) Microsoft
2 560 (7.11%) Oracle
3 400 (5.08%) SAP
4 213 (2.71%) Salesforce.com
5 118 (1.50%) Business Objects
6 81 (1.03%) Cognos
7 75 (0.95%) IBM
8 55 (0.70%) Informatica
9 50 (0.64%) HP
10 47 (0.60%) Siebel
11 44 (0.56%) JD Edwards
12 41 (0.52%) Tableau
13 40 (0.51%) Charles River
14 35 (0.44%) thinkFolio
15 34 (0.43%) Sage
16 30 (0.38%) Google
16 30 (0.38%) hybris
17 29 (0.37%) CODA
18 27 (0.34%) Sybase
19 26 (0.33%) Sitecore
Central London / West End
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TRG
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent plus package
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rugby, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Next Move IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Code Red Associates
Salary: Circa £40k, 12 mth fixed term + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £70k - 80k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday