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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 73 69 71
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 3720 4180 3656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.61% 3.73% 3.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.28% 4.51% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3147 3570 3034
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
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
86935 92744 83185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.38% 82.73% 80.94%
Number of salaries quoted 71876 75732 69236
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 1 July 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 1 July 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
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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 -1 1834 £57,750 +5.00% 260
South East -9 640 £45,000 -2.17% 55
North West -1 259 £40,000 +6.66% 38
Yorkshire +5 243 £40,000 - 34
East of England -20 203 £45,000 -7.69% 23
West Midlands -22 201 £41,500 -7.77% 33
South West -41 157 £45,000 +5.88% 29
East Midlands +6 141 £45,000 +12.50% 14
North East +8 32 £38,000 +6.29% 3
Midlands -12 12 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 2833 (36.98%) Finance
2 2181 (28.47%) Agile Software Development
3 1962 (25.61%) Project Management
4 1449 (18.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 1207 (15.76%) Analytical Skills
6 1205 (15.73%) Degree
7 1181 (15.42%) SQL
8 1108 (14.46%) Banking
9 977 (12.75%) Retail
10 888 (11.59%) PRINCE2
11 868 (11.33%) Scrum
12 863 (11.26%) SDLC
13 860 (11.23%) Microsoft
14 698 (9.11%) ISEB
15 687 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
16 685 (8.94%) Use Case
17 681 (8.89%) UML
18 670 (8.75%) User Acceptance Testing
19 666 (8.69%) Change Management
20 645 (8.42%) CRM
20 645 (8.42%) Waterfall
21 642 (8.38%) SQL Server
22 575 (7.51%) .NET
23 570 (7.44%) MS Excel
24 543 (7.09%) Oracle
25 519 (6.77%) E-Commerce
26 506 (6.60%) Data Modelling
27 492 (6.42%) QA
28 468 (6.11%) User Stories
29 465 (6.07%) SAP

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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
1 263 (3.43%) SharePoint
2 103 (1.34%) SAS
3 81 (1.06%) CMS
4 41 (0.54%) IIS
5 40 (0.52%) WebSphere
5 40 (0.52%) Confluence
6 35 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
7 30 (0.39%) MS Exchange
8 27 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
9 26 (0.34%) WebLogic
9 26 (0.34%) Apache Pig
10 25 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
11 22 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
12 21 (0.27%) Drupal
12 21 (0.27%) Documentum
13 20 (0.26%) Node.js
14 16 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
14 16 (0.21%) WebLogic Portal
15 14 (0.18%) WorkSite
15 14 (0.18%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 570 (7.44%) MS Excel
2 394 (5.14%) MS Office
3 342 (4.46%) MS Visio
4 182 (2.38%) MS Project
5 157 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
6 44 (0.57%) SPSS
7 24 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
8 14 (0.18%) Photoshop
9 7 (0.091%) InfoPath
10 5 (0.065%) CPLEX
11 4 (0.052%) Mingle
12 3 (0.039%) Adobe Captivate
12 3 (0.039%) Adobe After Effects
12 3 (0.039%) Adobe Illustrator
13 2 (0.026%) Windchill
13 2 (0.026%) FastStats
13 2 (0.026%) Blender
13 2 (0.026%) PowerPivot
14 1 (0.013%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 1 (0.013%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 136 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 74 (0.97%) SAP CO
3 73 (0.95%) SAP FI
3 73 (0.95%) SAP FI/CO
4 69 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
5 68 (0.89%) SAP SD
6 51 (0.67%) SAP MM
6 51 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
6 51 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
7 50 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
8 47 (0.61%) Oracle Receivables
9 44 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
10 41 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
11 39 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 39 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
12 34 (0.44%) SAP WM
13 33 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
13 33 (0.43%) Oracle Cash Management
14 31 (0.40%) SAP CRM
14 31 (0.40%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 124 (1.62%) SaaS
2 55 (0.72%) Force.com
3 35 (0.46%) Office 365
3 35 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (0.23%) IBM Blueworks
4 18 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
4 18 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (0.21%) Google Analytics
6 12 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
7 11 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
7 11 (0.14%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.065%) Veeva
9 4 (0.052%) FinancialForce.com
10 3 (0.039%) Taleo
10 3 (0.039%) PaaS
10 3 (0.039%) GitHub
11 2 (0.026%) Trello
12 1 (0.013%) Yammer
12 1 (0.013%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 109 (1.42%) Internet
2 65 (0.85%) Intranet
3 32 (0.42%) Extranet
4 26 (0.34%) WAN
5 22 (0.29%) LAN
6 20 (0.26%) TCP/IP
6 20 (0.26%) Firewall
7 16 (0.21%) Wireless
7 16 (0.21%) DSL
8 10 (0.13%) DNS
9 8 (0.10%) Broadband
9 8 (0.10%) WebEx
10 7 (0.091%) FTP
10 7 (0.091%) VPN
11 6 (0.078%) Network Security
12 5 (0.065%) NAS
12 5 (0.065%) RTP
12 5 (0.065%) LDAP
13 4 (0.052%) HTTP
13 4 (0.052%) IPX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 642 (8.38%) SQL Server
2 331 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
3 180 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 142 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 133 (1.74%) Relational Database
6 109 (1.42%) Oracle BI EE
7 97 (1.27%) Big Data
8 95 (1.24%) QlikView
9 88 (1.15%) Oracle Database
10 79 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 73 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
12 64 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
13 58 (0.76%) Data Mining
14 53 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
15 52 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
16 48 (0.63%) Hadoop
17 44 (0.57%) RDBMS
18 42 (0.55%) MS Access
18 42 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
19 40 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 222 (2.90%) JIRA
2 93 (1.21%) Visual Studio
3 80 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 37 (0.48%) Git (software)
5 35 (0.46%) Selenium
6 34 (0.44%) Jenkins
7 30 (0.39%) JMeter
7 30 (0.39%) Subversion
8 29 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
9 22 (0.29%) Cucumber
10 20 (0.26%) Toad
11 17 (0.22%) Eclipse
11 17 (0.22%) JUnit
12 15 (0.20%) Moq
13 11 (0.14%) SpecFlow
13 11 (0.14%) Yeoman
13 11 (0.14%) LoadRunner
14 10 (0.13%) HP UFT
14 10 (0.13%) PowerBuilder
14 10 (0.13%) NUnit
General
1 2833 (36.98%) Finance
2 1108 (14.46%) Banking
3 977 (12.75%) Retail
4 348 (4.54%) Telecoms
5 344 (4.49%) Investment Banking
6 301 (3.93%) Marketing
7 234 (3.05%) Manufacturing
8 214 (2.79%) Front Office
9 200 (2.61%) Legal
10 193 (2.52%) Back Office
11 186 (2.43%) Advertising
12 144 (1.88%) Law
13 130 (1.70%) Retail Banking
14 129 (1.68%) Billing
15 117 (1.53%) Financial Institution
16 77 (1.01%) Publishing
17 51 (0.67%) General Ledger
18 45 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
19 41 (0.54%) Automotive
20 40 (0.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 4748 (61.98%) Analyst
2 4271 (55.75%) Business Analyst
3 778 (10.16%) Consultant
4 610 (7.96%) Project Manager
5 548 (7.15%) Senior Analyst
6 510 (6.66%) Senior Business Analyst
7 507 (6.62%) Developer
8 383 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
9 332 (4.33%) Business Manager
10 297 (3.88%) Architect
11 248 (3.24%) Systems Analyst
12 213 (2.78%) IT Business Analyst
12 213 (2.78%) Banking Business Analyst
13 208 (2.72%) Financial Business Analyst
14 183 (2.39%) Business Systems Analyst
14 183 (2.39%) Junior
15 174 (2.27%) Financial Services Business Analyst
16 170 (2.22%) Lead Business Analyst
17 148 (1.93%) Insurance Business Analyst
18 147 (1.92%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 575 (7.51%) .NET
2 313 (4.09%) HTML
3 249 (3.25%) XML
4 229 (2.99%) CSS
5 217 (2.83%) ASP.NET
6 199 (2.60%) Web Services
7 142 (1.85%) jQuery
8 103 (1.34%) .NET Framework
9 84 (1.10%) HTML5
10 66 (0.86%) WPF
11 65 (0.85%) AngularJS
12 64 (0.84%) Middleware
13 63 (0.82%) WCF
14 60 (0.78%) SOAP
15 57 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
16 56 (0.73%) Visualforce
17 50 (0.65%) CSS3
18 48 (0.63%) J2EE
19 47 (0.61%) Ajax
20 42 (0.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1207 (15.76%) Analytical Skills
2 462 (6.03%) Management Information System
3 253 (3.30%) User Experience
4 210 (2.74%) Computer Science
5 189 (2.47%) FMCG
6 178 (2.32%) Derivative
7 149 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 149 (1.94%) Equities
8 136 (1.78%) Visualisation
9 129 (1.68%) Fixed Income
10 128 (1.67%) Data Structures
11 125 (1.63%) Mobile App
12 119 (1.55%) Mathematics
13 84 (1.10%) PMI
14 78 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
15 74 (0.97%) Data Integration
16 63 (0.82%) Reference Data
17 59 (0.77%) SWIFT
18 55 (0.72%) Hedge funds
19 53 (0.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 233 (3.04%) Windows
2 63 (0.82%) Linux
3 62 (0.81%) UNIX
4 49 (0.64%) Windows 7
5 47 (0.61%) Apple iOS
5 47 (0.61%) Android
6 41 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (0.16%) Windows 8
10 9 (0.12%) Windows XP
11 7 (0.091%) Solaris
12 6 (0.078%) SUSE
12 6 (0.078%) Debian
12 6 (0.078%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.052%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (0.052%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.052%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.039%) VMS
15 2 (0.026%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2181 (28.47%) Agile Software Development
2 1962 (25.61%) Project Management
3 1449 (18.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 888 (11.59%) PRINCE2
5 868 (11.33%) Scrum
6 863 (11.26%) SDLC
7 687 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
8 685 (8.94%) Use Case
9 681 (8.89%) UML
10 670 (8.75%) User Acceptance Testing
11 666 (8.69%) Change Management
12 645 (8.42%) CRM
12 645 (8.42%) Waterfall
13 519 (6.77%) E-Commerce
14 506 (6.60%) Data Modelling
15 468 (6.11%) User Stories
16 414 (5.40%) Mentoring
17 410 (5.35%) ITIL
18 407 (5.31%) Data Analysis
19 366 (4.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1181 (15.42%) SQL
2 420 (5.48%) C#
3 343 (4.48%) Java
4 272 (3.55%) JavaScript
5 125 (1.63%) T-SQL
6 110 (1.44%) C
7 102 (1.33%) PL/SQL
8 90 (1.17%) VBA
9 77 (1.01%) C++
10 73 (0.95%) Python
11 64 (0.84%) VB.NET
12 58 (0.76%) Apex Code
12 58 (0.76%) R
13 51 (0.67%) PHP
14 45 (0.59%) VB
15 35 (0.46%) ABAP
16 32 (0.42%) PowerShell
17 21 (0.27%) VBScript
18 20 (0.26%) SOQL
19 17 (0.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1205 (15.73%) Degree
2 698 (9.11%) ISEB
3 159 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 138 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 128 (1.67%) PMI Certification
6 73 (0.95%) DV Cleared
7 70 (0.91%) SC Cleared
8 63 (0.82%) IIBA
9 58 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 57 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
11 53 (0.69%) CBAP
12 52 (0.68%) PMP
13 48 (0.63%) ISTQB
14 40 (0.52%) CISA
15 36 (0.47%) CISSP
16 31 (0.40%) CIMA
17 30 (0.39%) ACCA
17 30 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
18 24 (0.31%) MBA
19 23 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 492 (6.42%) QA
2 76 (0.99%) EMIR
3 62 (0.81%) MiFID
4 51 (0.67%) ISO 9001
5 47 (0.61%) Data Quality
6 43 (0.56%) Dodd-Frank
7 41 (0.54%) SLA
8 39 (0.51%) CRD IV
9 30 (0.39%) Solvency II
10 20 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 18 (0.23%) FATCA
12 15 (0.20%) Basel III
13 14 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 13 (0.17%) COREP
15 11 (0.14%) COBIT
16 10 (0.13%) ISO 14001
17 9 (0.12%) ISO 9000
18 8 (0.10%) PCI DSS
19 7 (0.091%) PMBOK
20 6 (0.078%) Basel II
System Software
1 46 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.14%) VirtualBox
3 9 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.10%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.078%) XenApp
5 6 (0.078%) vSphere
6 5 (0.065%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.052%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.039%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (0.039%) IAG
9 2 (0.026%) XenServer
10 1 (0.013%) Varnish
10 1 (0.013%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 26 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (0.14%) Vagrant
3 5 (0.065%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (0.052%) Unicenter
5 3 (0.039%) Oracle EDQ
5 3 (0.039%) TrustSec
6 1 (0.013%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.013%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.013%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.013%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 860 (11.23%) Microsoft
2 543 (7.09%) Oracle
3 465 (6.07%) SAP
4 194 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
5 184 (2.40%) Business Objects
6 125 (1.63%) IBM
7 83 (1.08%) Cognos
8 80 (1.04%) Tableau
9 77 (1.01%) hybris
10 47 (0.61%) ATG
11 46 (0.60%) Sage
12 44 (0.57%) Teradata
13 41 (0.54%) Hyperion
14 38 (0.50%) Informatica
15 34 (0.44%) TIBCO
16 33 (0.43%) Atlassian
17 30 (0.39%) HP
18 28 (0.37%) Pegasus
18 28 (0.37%) Sitecore
19 27 (0.35%) Pega
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 000 to £55 000 basic (+ seriously good package!!!)
Posted: 38 minutes ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30 000 to £45 000 basic (+ very competitive package!!!)
Posted: 40 minutes ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30 000 to £45 000 basic (+ very competitive package!!!)
Posted: 41 minutes ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30 000 to £45 000 basic (+ very competitive package!!!)
Posted: 41 minutes ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30’000 to £60 000 (+very competitive package!!!)
Posted: 1 hour ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 40K - 80k + package and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £500.00 - £540.00 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £400 - £425 Per Day per day (Ltd. Co. basis)
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary depending on experience
Posted: 3 hours ago
North West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary Depending on Experience
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
Posted: 4 hours ago