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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 68 69 75
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 3840 4035 3581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.85% 3.68% 3.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.62% 4.49% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3207 3443 3008
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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
83174 89930 81696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.46% 82.01% 80.22%
Number of salaries quoted 68342 73659 67938
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +9 1846 £60,000 +9.09% 242
South East 0 653 £47,000 +3.29% 94
North West +10 314 £42,500 +8.97% 51
Yorkshire +13 276 £40,000 - 37
East of England -16 215 £51,000 +9.67% 21
West Midlands -27 201 £42,500 -5.55% 28
South West -15 166 £45,000 +5.88% 43
East Midlands +32 148 £45,000 +9.28% 17
North East +6 27 £38,750 -8.82% 6
Midlands -6 12 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2706 (36.58%) Finance
2 2129 (28.78%) Agile Software Development
3 1923 (26.00%) Project Management
4 1392 (18.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 1159 (15.67%) SQL
6 1136 (15.36%) Degree
7 1116 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
8 1038 (14.03%) Banking
9 950 (12.84%) Retail
10 880 (11.90%) Microsoft
11 858 (11.60%) PRINCE2
12 824 (11.14%) Scrum
13 686 (9.27%) ISEB
14 659 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
14 659 (8.91%) Waterfall
15 657 (8.88%) UML
16 653 (8.83%) Use Case
17 650 (8.79%) User Acceptance Testing
18 636 (8.60%) CRM
19 632 (8.54%) Change Management
20 614 (8.30%) SQL Server
21 573 (7.75%) MS Excel
22 550 (7.44%) E-Commerce
23 525 (7.10%) .NET
24 523 (7.07%) Oracle
25 485 (6.56%) Management Information System
26 481 (6.50%) Data Modelling
27 460 (6.22%) SAP
28 445 (6.02%) QA
28 445 (6.02%) User Stories

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 231 (3.12%) SharePoint
2 110 (1.49%) SAS
3 96 (1.30%) CMS
4 39 (0.53%) WebSphere
5 31 (0.42%) IIS
6 29 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
7 27 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
7 27 (0.37%) Confluence
7 27 (0.37%) Apache Pig
8 26 (0.35%) WebLogic
8 26 (0.35%) MS Exchange
9 25 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
9 25 (0.34%) Node.js
10 24 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
11 23 (0.31%) Drupal
12 22 (0.30%) WebLogic Portal
13 18 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
13 18 (0.24%) Documentum
14 15 (0.20%) Apache Spark
15 14 (0.19%) WorkSite
Applications
1 573 (7.75%) MS Excel
2 386 (5.22%) MS Office
3 342 (4.62%) MS Visio
4 181 (2.45%) MS Project
5 147 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
6 46 (0.62%) SPSS
7 19 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
8 13 (0.18%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.068%) CPLEX
10 4 (0.054%) Mingle
10 4 (0.054%) InfoPath
11 3 (0.041%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.041%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (0.041%) FastStats
11 3 (0.041%) Adobe Captivate
12 2 (0.027%) Blender
12 2 (0.027%) Windchill
13 1 (0.014%) Maya
13 1 (0.014%) 3ds Max
13 1 (0.014%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 132 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 80 (1.08%) SAP CO
3 79 (1.07%) SAP FI/CO
3 79 (1.07%) SAP FI
4 75 (1.01%) SAP SD
5 69 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
6 55 (0.74%) SAP MM
7 54 (0.73%) Oracle General Ledger
8 50 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
9 48 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
9 48 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
10 47 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
11 44 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
12 38 (0.51%) SAP WM
13 36 (0.49%) SAP PP
13 36 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 35 (0.47%) SAP SCM
15 33 (0.45%) SAP CRM
16 31 (0.42%) SAP APO
17 30 (0.41%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 113 (1.53%) SaaS
2 52 (0.70%) Force.com
3 36 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
4 35 (0.47%) Office 365
5 23 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
7 16 (0.22%) Google Analytics
7 16 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (0.22%) IBM Blueworks
8 12 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
9 11 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
9 11 (0.15%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.054%) FinancialForce.com
11 3 (0.041%) Taleo
11 3 (0.041%) PaaS
12 2 (0.027%) Veeva
13 1 (0.014%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.014%) Yammer
13 1 (0.014%) IaaS
13 1 (0.014%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 116 (1.57%) Internet
2 69 (0.93%) Intranet
3 36 (0.49%) Extranet
4 24 (0.32%) WAN
5 22 (0.30%) Firewall
6 20 (0.27%) LAN
7 17 (0.23%) TCP/IP
8 16 (0.22%) Wireless
9 13 (0.18%) DSL
10 9 (0.12%) DNS
11 8 (0.11%) WebEx
11 8 (0.11%) VPN
11 8 (0.11%) FTP
12 7 (0.095%) NAS
13 6 (0.081%) Network Security
13 6 (0.081%) IPX
14 5 (0.068%) MPLS
14 5 (0.068%) Broadband
15 4 (0.054%) Unified Communications
15 4 (0.054%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 614 (8.30%) SQL Server
2 327 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
3 168 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 131 (1.77%) Relational Database
5 128 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 102 (1.38%) Oracle BI EE
7 92 (1.24%) QlikView
8 89 (1.20%) Big Data
9 81 (1.10%) Oracle Database
10 73 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 72 (0.97%) Data Mining
12 64 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
13 63 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
14 58 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
15 57 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
16 48 (0.65%) Hadoop
17 47 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
18 46 (0.62%) MS Access
19 43 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
20 38 (0.51%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 203 (2.74%) JIRA
2 96 (1.30%) Visual Studio
3 86 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 38 (0.51%) Git (software)
4 38 (0.51%) Jenkins
5 37 (0.50%) JMeter
6 34 (0.46%) Selenium
7 33 (0.45%) Subversion
8 28 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
9 26 (0.35%) Cucumber
10 20 (0.27%) QuickTest Pro
11 19 (0.26%) Toad
12 16 (0.22%) LoadRunner
13 15 (0.20%) JUnit
13 15 (0.20%) Moq
14 14 (0.19%) eggPlant
14 14 (0.19%) Eclipse
15 11 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 11 (0.15%) Yeoman
16 10 (0.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 2706 (36.58%) Finance
2 1038 (14.03%) Banking
3 950 (12.84%) Retail
4 362 (4.89%) Telecoms
5 311 (4.20%) Investment Banking
6 307 (4.15%) Marketing
7 223 (3.01%) Manufacturing
8 205 (2.77%) Front Office
9 199 (2.69%) Advertising
10 198 (2.68%) Legal
11 172 (2.33%) Back Office
12 141 (1.91%) Billing
13 139 (1.88%) Law
14 119 (1.61%) Financial Institution
15 116 (1.57%) Retail Banking
16 82 (1.11%) Publishing
17 59 (0.80%) General Ledger
18 53 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
19 46 (0.62%) Games
20 38 (0.51%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4620 (62.46%) Analyst
2 4147 (56.06%) Business Analyst
3 726 (9.81%) Consultant
4 615 (8.31%) Project Manager
5 558 (7.54%) Senior Analyst
6 514 (6.95%) Senior Business Analyst
7 490 (6.62%) Developer
8 377 (5.10%) Agile Business Analyst
9 337 (4.56%) Business Manager
10 257 (3.47%) Architect
11 255 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
12 203 (2.74%) IT Business Analyst
13 188 (2.54%) Business Systems Analyst
14 179 (2.42%) Banking Business Analyst
15 171 (2.31%) Financial Business Analyst
16 164 (2.22%) Junior
17 161 (2.18%) Lead Business Analyst
18 154 (2.08%) Financial Services Business Analyst
19 146 (1.97%) Senior Manager
20 135 (1.83%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 525 (7.10%) .NET
2 307 (4.15%) HTML
3 237 (3.20%) XML
4 213 (2.88%) CSS
5 204 (2.76%) ASP.NET
6 189 (2.56%) Web Services
7 151 (2.04%) jQuery
8 98 (1.32%) HTML5
9 87 (1.18%) .NET Framework
10 69 (0.93%) Middleware
11 62 (0.84%) SOAP
11 62 (0.84%) AngularJS
12 57 (0.77%) Visualforce
12 57 (0.77%) WPF
12 57 (0.77%) CSS3
13 55 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
14 53 (0.72%) WCF
15 50 (0.68%) RESTful
15 50 (0.68%) Ajax
16 39 (0.53%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1116 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
2 485 (6.56%) Management Information System
3 264 (3.57%) User Experience
4 207 (2.80%) Computer Science
5 189 (2.56%) FMCG
6 166 (2.24%) Derivative
7 160 (2.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 141 (1.91%) Equities
9 139 (1.88%) Mobile App
10 135 (1.83%) Data Structures
11 124 (1.68%) Visualisation
12 119 (1.61%) Fixed Income
13 113 (1.53%) Mathematics
14 86 (1.16%) PMI
15 70 (0.95%) Data Integration
16 64 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
16 64 (0.87%) Social Media
17 58 (0.78%) Open Source
18 57 (0.77%) SWIFT
19 47 (0.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 228 (3.08%) Windows
2 61 (0.82%) UNIX
2 61 (0.82%) Linux
3 53 (0.72%) Android
4 51 (0.69%) Apple iOS
5 50 (0.68%) Windows 7
6 42 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (0.15%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.081%) Windows Phone
10 6 (0.081%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.068%) Solaris
12 4 (0.054%) BlackBerry OS
13 3 (0.041%) SUSE
13 3 (0.041%) Debian
13 3 (0.041%) MVS
13 3 (0.041%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.041%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.041%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2129 (28.78%) Agile Software Development
2 1923 (26.00%) Project Management
3 1392 (18.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 858 (11.60%) PRINCE2
5 824 (11.14%) Scrum
6 659 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
6 659 (8.91%) Waterfall
7 657 (8.88%) UML
8 653 (8.83%) Use Case
9 650 (8.79%) User Acceptance Testing
10 636 (8.60%) CRM
11 632 (8.54%) Change Management
12 550 (7.44%) E-Commerce
13 481 (6.50%) Data Modelling
14 445 (6.02%) User Stories
15 419 (5.66%) ITIL
16 405 (5.48%) Data Analysis
17 401 (5.42%) Mentoring
18 375 (5.07%) Workflow
19 353 (4.77%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1159 (15.67%) SQL
2 404 (5.46%) C#
3 349 (4.72%) Java
4 249 (3.37%) JavaScript
5 122 (1.65%) C
6 117 (1.58%) T-SQL
7 97 (1.31%) VBA
8 94 (1.27%) PL/SQL
9 68 (0.92%) Python
10 63 (0.85%) C++
11 59 (0.80%) R
12 58 (0.78%) VB.NET
12 58 (0.78%) Apex Code
13 48 (0.65%) VB
14 47 (0.64%) PHP
15 44 (0.59%) ABAP
16 28 (0.38%) PowerShell
17 22 (0.30%) SOQL
18 18 (0.24%) VBScript
19 17 (0.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1136 (15.36%) Degree
2 686 (9.27%) ISEB
3 157 (2.12%) Security Cleared
4 133 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 122 (1.65%) PMI Certification
6 76 (1.03%) DV Cleared
7 73 (0.99%) SC Cleared
8 59 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
9 52 (0.70%) CBAP
10 51 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 49 (0.66%) IIBA
12 43 (0.58%) CISA
12 43 (0.58%) PMP
12 43 (0.58%) ISTQB
13 36 (0.49%) CISSP
13 36 (0.49%) CIMA
14 35 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
15 31 (0.42%) ACCA
16 26 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 23 (0.31%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 445 (6.02%) QA
2 69 (0.93%) EMIR
3 67 (0.91%) ISO 9001
4 50 (0.68%) MiFID
5 47 (0.64%) Data Quality
6 45 (0.61%) SLA
7 37 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
8 33 (0.45%) CRD IV
9 28 (0.38%) Solvency II
10 23 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 19 (0.26%) FATCA
12 13 (0.18%) ISO 14001
13 11 (0.15%) Basel II
14 10 (0.14%) Basel III
14 10 (0.14%) COBIT
15 9 (0.12%) COREP
16 8 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 7 (0.095%) ISO 9000
18 6 (0.081%) PCI DSS
18 6 (0.081%) PMBOK
System Software
1 33 (0.45%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.15%) VirtualBox
3 8 (0.11%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.095%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.081%) XenApp
5 6 (0.081%) vSphere
6 5 (0.068%) HDFS
6 5 (0.068%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.041%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.041%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (0.041%) IAG
8 2 (0.027%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 35 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (0.15%) Vagrant
3 5 (0.068%) Oracle EDQ
4 4 (0.054%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.027%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (0.027%) TrustSec
5 2 (0.027%) Unicenter
6 1 (0.014%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 880 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 523 (7.07%) Oracle
3 460 (6.22%) SAP
4 177 (2.39%) Salesforce.com
5 172 (2.33%) Business Objects
6 131 (1.77%) IBM
7 84 (1.14%) hybris
8 82 (1.11%) Tableau
9 75 (1.01%) Cognos
10 51 (0.69%) ATG
11 46 (0.62%) Teradata
12 42 (0.57%) Sage
13 40 (0.54%) HP
13 40 (0.54%) TIBCO
14 38 (0.51%) Informatica
15 37 (0.50%) Hyperion
15 37 (0.50%) Sitecore
16 30 (0.41%) Pega
17 26 (0.35%) Pegasus
18 25 (0.34%) Citrix
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: benefts
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + 10% bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
South East
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hudson IT
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
East London
Wilmington Group Plc
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hermes Europe and Hermes World
Posted: 11 hours ago