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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 66 71 79
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 3889 3928 3467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.85% 3.74% 3.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.63% 4.54% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3221 3234 2837
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 £35,000
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
83930 86551 81543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.17% 82.40% 80.28%
Number of salaries quoted 68758 70082 68019
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -4 1790 £57,500 +4.54% 267
South East +10 693 £47,500 +3.26% 85
Yorkshire +22 324 £40,000 +5.96% 32
North West +31 276 £42,000 +5.00% 40
East of England -19 225 £50,000 +7.52% 28
South West +12 204 £45,000 - 41
West Midlands -23 191 £42,500 -1.39% 34
East Midlands +46 162 £45,000 +12.50% 20
North East +2 22 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Midlands -3 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 2480 (34.14%) Finance
2 2107 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1929 (26.55%) Project Management
4 1217 (16.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 1146 (15.77%) Analytical Skills
6 1126 (15.50%) SQL
7 1121 (15.43%) Degree
8 936 (12.88%) Microsoft
9 896 (12.33%) PRINCE2
10 883 (12.15%) Retail
11 850 (11.70%) Banking
12 790 (10.87%) Scrum
13 714 (9.83%) ISEB
14 674 (9.28%) CRM
15 668 (9.19%) UML
16 666 (9.17%) Change Management
16 666 (9.17%) User Acceptance Testing
17 636 (8.75%) Business Intelligence
18 631 (8.69%) Waterfall
19 623 (8.58%) Use Case
20 621 (8.55%) MS Excel
21 600 (8.26%) SQL Server
22 558 (7.68%) E-Commerce
23 523 (7.20%) .NET
24 520 (7.16%) Management Information System
25 506 (6.96%) Oracle
26 462 (6.36%) Data Modelling
27 453 (6.24%) SAP
28 439 (6.04%) ITIL
29 433 (5.96%) User Stories

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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
1 204 (2.81%) SharePoint
2 83 (1.14%) SAS
3 72 (0.99%) CMS
4 41 (0.56%) WebSphere
5 30 (0.41%) WebLogic
6 27 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
7 26 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
7 26 (0.36%) WebLogic Portal
8 25 (0.34%) Node.js
9 24 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
10 22 (0.30%) MS Exchange
11 21 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
11 21 (0.29%) Apache Pig
12 20 (0.28%) Documentum
13 19 (0.26%) IIS
14 18 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
15 17 (0.23%) Drupal
16 15 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
17 14 (0.19%) Confluence
18 13 (0.18%) Alfresco
Applications
1 621 (8.55%) MS Excel
2 369 (5.08%) MS Visio
3 351 (4.83%) MS Office
4 209 (2.88%) MS Project
5 149 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
6 30 (0.41%) SPSS
7 14 (0.19%) Photoshop
8 9 (0.12%) InfoPath
8 9 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (0.096%) FastStats
9 7 (0.096%) PowerPivot
10 6 (0.083%) CPLEX
11 4 (0.055%) Mingle
12 3 (0.041%) Windchill
13 1 (0.014%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.014%) Adobe Captivate
13 1 (0.014%) Open Workbench
13 1 (0.014%) RoboHelp
13 1 (0.014%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.014%) Maya
Business Applications
1 156 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 95 (1.31%) SAP CO
3 94 (1.29%) SAP FI/CO
3 94 (1.29%) SAP FI
4 63 (0.87%) SAP SD
5 53 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
6 47 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
7 45 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
7 45 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
8 44 (0.61%) Oracle General Ledger
9 43 (0.59%) SAP MM
10 35 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
11 34 (0.47%) SAP CRM
11 34 (0.47%) SAP PP
12 33 (0.45%) SAP SCM
13 32 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
14 31 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 29 (0.40%) SAP WM
16 26 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
17 23 (0.32%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 121 (1.67%) SaaS
2 39 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (0.54%) Force.com
3 30 (0.41%) Office 365
4 20 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
7 11 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
7 11 (0.15%) Amazon S3
8 8 (0.11%) IBM Blueworks
9 6 (0.083%) Taleo
10 3 (0.041%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.028%) IaaS
12 1 (0.014%) GitHub
12 1 (0.014%) Yammer
12 1 (0.014%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.014%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 119 (1.64%) Internet
2 71 (0.98%) Intranet
3 42 (0.58%) Extranet
4 13 (0.18%) Firewall
5 12 (0.17%) TCP/IP
6 11 (0.15%) VPN
6 11 (0.15%) WAN
6 11 (0.15%) FTP
6 11 (0.15%) MPLS
6 11 (0.15%) Wireless
7 9 (0.12%) LAN
8 7 (0.096%) Network Security
8 7 (0.096%) NAS
9 6 (0.083%) VoIP
9 6 (0.083%) DNS
9 6 (0.083%) IPX
9 6 (0.083%) SAN
9 6 (0.083%) NFC
10 5 (0.069%) Broadband
10 5 (0.069%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 600 (8.26%) SQL Server
2 321 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
3 167 (2.30%) Relational Database
4 153 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 117 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 95 (1.31%) Oracle Database
7 85 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 84 (1.16%) Oracle BI EE
9 83 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
10 72 (0.99%) Big Data
11 69 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
11 69 (0.95%) QlikView
12 68 (0.94%) Data Mining
13 54 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
14 47 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
15 46 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
15 46 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
16 44 (0.61%) RDBMS
17 40 (0.55%) MS Access
17 40 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 171 (2.35%) JIRA
2 124 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 101 (1.39%) Visual Studio
4 43 (0.59%) Git (software)
5 42 (0.58%) JMeter
6 41 (0.56%) Jenkins
7 36 (0.50%) Selenium
8 34 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
9 31 (0.43%) Subversion
10 30 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
11 29 (0.40%) Cucumber
12 22 (0.30%) eggPlant
12 22 (0.30%) LoadRunner
13 17 (0.23%) Eclipse
14 16 (0.22%) JUnit
15 14 (0.19%) Xcode
16 12 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 11 (0.15%) Yeoman
17 11 (0.15%) Rational DOORS
17 11 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2480 (34.14%) Finance
2 883 (12.15%) Retail
3 850 (11.70%) Banking
4 366 (5.04%) Telecoms
5 337 (4.64%) Marketing
6 237 (3.26%) Investment Banking
7 220 (3.03%) Manufacturing
8 216 (2.97%) Advertising
9 206 (2.84%) Legal
10 204 (2.81%) Front Office
11 174 (2.40%) Back Office
12 166 (2.28%) Billing
13 144 (1.98%) Law
14 93 (1.28%) Publishing
15 91 (1.25%) Retail Banking
16 75 (1.03%) Financial Institution
17 62 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
18 60 (0.83%) Games
19 48 (0.66%) General Ledger
20 42 (0.58%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4607 (63.41%) Analyst
2 4105 (56.50%) Business Analyst
3 624 (8.59%) Consultant
4 612 (8.42%) Project Manager
5 559 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 496 (6.83%) Senior Business Analyst
7 460 (6.33%) Developer
8 352 (4.85%) Agile Business Analyst
9 307 (4.23%) Business Manager
10 281 (3.87%) Systems Analyst
11 231 (3.18%) Architect
12 203 (2.79%) Business Systems Analyst
13 181 (2.49%) IT Business Analyst
14 155 (2.13%) Financial Business Analyst
15 142 (1.95%) Technical Business Analyst
16 141 (1.94%) Insurance Business Analyst
17 140 (1.93%) Banking Business Analyst
18 135 (1.86%) Senior Manager
18 135 (1.86%) Technical Analyst
19 133 (1.83%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 523 (7.20%) .NET
2 299 (4.12%) HTML
3 245 (3.37%) XML
4 201 (2.77%) CSS
5 192 (2.64%) ASP.NET
6 161 (2.22%) Web Services
7 149 (2.05%) jQuery
8 91 (1.25%) .NET Framework
9 88 (1.21%) HTML5
10 75 (1.03%) Middleware
11 60 (0.83%) AngularJS
12 57 (0.78%) SOAP
12 57 (0.78%) Ajax
13 50 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC
14 49 (0.67%) RESTful
15 46 (0.63%) Visualforce
15 46 (0.63%) CSS3
16 44 (0.61%) EDI
17 38 (0.52%) WCF
17 38 (0.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1146 (15.77%) Analytical Skills
2 520 (7.16%) Management Information System
3 236 (3.25%) User Experience
4 202 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 180 (2.48%) FMCG
6 154 (2.12%) Derivative
7 146 (2.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 143 (1.97%) Data Structures
9 136 (1.87%) Mobile App
10 113 (1.56%) Fixed Income
11 109 (1.50%) Equities
12 97 (1.34%) Mathematics
13 89 (1.23%) PMI
14 88 (1.21%) Visualisation
15 68 (0.94%) Data Integration
16 59 (0.81%) Social Media
17 50 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
18 47 (0.65%) Open Source
19 46 (0.63%) Statistics
20 45 (0.62%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 226 (3.11%) Windows
2 71 (0.98%) UNIX
3 64 (0.88%) Linux
4 60 (0.83%) Windows 7
5 52 (0.72%) Android
6 45 (0.62%) Apple iOS
7 37 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 26 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (0.18%) VMS
10 12 (0.17%) Windows 8
11 11 (0.15%) Solaris
12 10 (0.14%) Windows Phone
13 8 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (0.069%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.055%) BlackBerry OS
16 3 (0.041%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.041%) MVS
16 3 (0.041%) Windows Phone 8
17 2 (0.028%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 1 (0.014%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2107 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1929 (26.55%) Project Management
3 1217 (16.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 896 (12.33%) PRINCE2
5 790 (10.87%) Scrum
6 674 (9.28%) CRM
7 668 (9.19%) UML
8 666 (9.17%) Change Management
8 666 (9.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 636 (8.75%) Business Intelligence
10 631 (8.69%) Waterfall
11 623 (8.58%) Use Case
12 558 (7.68%) E-Commerce
13 462 (6.36%) Data Modelling
14 439 (6.04%) ITIL
15 433 (5.96%) User Stories
16 399 (5.49%) Data Analysis
17 395 (5.44%) Workflow
18 387 (5.33%) Mentoring
19 377 (5.19%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1126 (15.50%) SQL
2 381 (5.24%) C#
3 367 (5.05%) Java
4 238 (3.28%) JavaScript
5 128 (1.76%) T-SQL
6 125 (1.72%) C
7 105 (1.45%) VBA
8 85 (1.17%) PL/SQL
9 69 (0.95%) C++
10 67 (0.92%) VB.NET
11 64 (0.88%) Python
12 59 (0.81%) VB
13 46 (0.63%) PHP
14 45 (0.62%) R
15 44 (0.61%) Apex Code
16 34 (0.47%) ABAP
17 28 (0.39%) SOQL
18 21 (0.29%) Ruby
19 20 (0.28%) PowerShell
20 18 (0.25%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1121 (15.43%) Degree
2 714 (9.83%) ISEB
3 152 (2.09%) Security Cleared
4 142 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 117 (1.61%) PMI Certification
6 92 (1.27%) SC Cleared
7 83 (1.14%) CBAP
8 76 (1.05%) DV Cleared
9 63 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 53 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
11 52 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
12 45 (0.62%) CISA
12 45 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 40 (0.55%) CISSP
14 39 (0.54%) ISTQB
15 37 (0.51%) PMP
16 33 (0.45%) IIBA
17 32 (0.44%) CIMA
18 31 (0.43%) ACCA
19 28 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 377 (5.19%) QA
2 75 (1.03%) ISO 9001
3 52 (0.72%) SLA
4 51 (0.70%) EMIR
5 41 (0.56%) Data Quality
6 35 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
7 33 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 30 (0.41%) MiFID
9 22 (0.30%) FATCA
10 20 (0.28%) Solvency II
11 17 (0.23%) ISO 14001
12 11 (0.15%) Basel II
12 11 (0.15%) Basel III
12 11 (0.15%) PCI DSS
13 10 (0.14%) COBIT
14 9 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 9 (0.12%) COREP
14 9 (0.12%) FINREP
15 8 (0.11%) CRD IV
16 7 (0.096%) PMBOK
System Software
1 27 (0.37%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.15%) VirtualBox
3 6 (0.083%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.083%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.069%) HDFS
5 4 (0.055%) XenApp
6 3 (0.041%) XenServer
6 3 (0.041%) vSphere
6 3 (0.041%) IAG
7 2 (0.028%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.014%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.014%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.014%) NFS
Systems Management
1 45 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (0.15%) Vagrant
3 5 (0.069%) Oracle EDQ
4 4 (0.055%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (0.041%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.028%) SCCM
6 2 (0.028%) Unicenter
6 2 (0.028%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.028%) CA Endevor
6 2 (0.028%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.014%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.014%) logstash
7 1 (0.014%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.014%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.014%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 936 (12.88%) Microsoft
2 506 (6.96%) Oracle
3 453 (6.24%) SAP
4 160 (2.20%) Business Objects
5 144 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
6 112 (1.54%) IBM
7 72 (0.99%) Cognos
8 71 (0.98%) hybris
9 60 (0.83%) HP
10 57 (0.78%) Tableau
11 47 (0.65%) Informatica
12 45 (0.62%) ATG
13 42 (0.58%) Teradata
14 39 (0.54%) Sage
15 38 (0.52%) TIBCO
16 32 (0.44%) Hyperion
17 30 (0.41%) JD Edwards
17 30 (0.41%) Sitecore
18 27 (0.37%) Pega
18 27 (0.37%) Pegasus
Aldershot, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 10 hours ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Premier IT
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Pari Passu
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Pari Passu
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£65,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£65,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
BAE Systems
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago