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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 66 70 70
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 3931 3541 4109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.62% 3.56% 3.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.48% 4.47% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3266 2869 3467
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
87806 79197 86082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.80% 79.57% 78.05%
Number of salaries quoted 70655 65397 73602
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
(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 1930 £55,000 -4.34% 207
South East +11 697 £47,000 -1.05% 71
Yorkshire -11 262 £40,000 - 26
East of England +14 239 £45,000 -9.54% 25
South West +6 229 £42,500 +6.25% 37
North West +6 206 £37,500 -2.59% 30
West Midlands -2 186 £44,250 +4.11% 32
East Midlands +8 163 £40,000 -5.88% 10
North East -5 13 £42,500 -3.40% 7
Midlands +13 3 £37,750 -20.52% 1
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2949 (37.00%) Finance
2 2269 (28.47%) Project Management
3 1483 (18.60%) SQL
4 1294 (16.23%) Degree
5 1161 (14.57%) Agile Software Development
6 1156 (14.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 1062 (13.32%) Microsoft
8 1017 (12.76%) PRINCE2
9 949 (11.91%) Banking
10 933 (11.70%) UML
11 883 (11.08%) Scrum
12 862 (10.81%) Retail
13 850 (10.66%) ISEB
14 828 (10.39%) MS Excel
15 777 (9.75%) SQL Server
16 742 (9.31%) Business Intelligence
17 736 (9.23%) User Acceptance Testing
18 734 (9.21%) .NET
19 684 (8.58%) E-Commerce
20 653 (8.19%) CRM
21 643 (8.07%) Use Case
21 643 (8.07%) Waterfall
22 564 (7.08%) Oracle
23 518 (6.50%) User Stories
24 516 (6.47%) Change Management
25 506 (6.35%) Data Analysis
26 498 (6.25%) Java
27 492 (6.17%) Data Modelling
28 476 (5.97%) Management Information System
29 473 (5.93%) QA

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 415 (5.21%) SharePoint
2 106 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 99 (1.24%) SAS
4 72 (0.90%) IIS
5 71 (0.89%) CMS
6 69 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
7 35 (0.44%) WebSphere
8 33 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
9 31 (0.39%) Drupal
10 30 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
11 27 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
12 25 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
13 23 (0.29%) Documentum
13 23 (0.29%) Apache Pig
14 21 (0.26%) WebLogic
15 20 (0.25%) MS Project Server
16 17 (0.21%) Confluence
17 16 (0.20%) MS Exchange
17 16 (0.20%) Tomcat
18 12 (0.15%) Apache
Applications
1 828 (10.39%) MS Excel
2 417 (5.23%) MS Office
3 410 (5.14%) MS Visio
4 257 (3.22%) MS Project
5 169 (2.12%) MS PowerPoint
6 57 (0.72%) SPSS
7 34 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
8 24 (0.30%) CPLEX
9 21 (0.26%) Photoshop
10 15 (0.19%) PowerPivot
11 8 (0.10%) FastStats
12 7 (0.088%) InfoPath
13 6 (0.075%) Adobe Illustrator
14 4 (0.050%) Acrobat
15 3 (0.038%) RoboHelp
15 3 (0.038%) Mingle
16 2 (0.025%) Stata
16 2 (0.025%) Mathematica
16 2 (0.025%) Adobe After Effects
16 2 (0.025%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 166 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 68 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
3 52 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
4 32 (0.40%) SAP SD
4 32 (0.40%) SAP FI
5 27 (0.34%) SAP CRM
5 27 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
5 27 (0.34%) SAP CO
6 25 (0.31%) Magento
7 23 (0.29%) SAP MM
7 23 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
7 23 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 23 (0.29%) SAP Business One
8 22 (0.28%) LatentZero
9 21 (0.26%) SAP PP
10 18 (0.23%) Google Analytics
11 17 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
12 16 (0.20%) Markit EDM
12 16 (0.20%) MFGPRO
13 14 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 140 (1.76%) SaaS
2 32 (0.40%) Force.com
3 29 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (0.34%) Office 365
5 16 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
6 14 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (0.14%) Amazon S3
7 11 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
8 9 (0.11%) PaaS
9 6 (0.075%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.063%) Heroku
11 4 (0.050%) Taleo
12 2 (0.025%) IaaS
13 1 (0.013%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 80 (1.00%) Intranet
2 74 (0.93%) Internet
3 24 (0.30%) MPLS
4 21 (0.26%) LAN
5 19 (0.24%) Extranet
6 18 (0.23%) TCP/IP
7 14 (0.18%) WAN
7 14 (0.18%) HTTP
8 9 (0.11%) FTP
8 9 (0.11%) DNS
9 8 (0.10%) Wireless
10 7 (0.088%) Broadband
11 5 (0.063%) SMS
11 5 (0.063%) SAN
11 5 (0.063%) VPN
11 5 (0.063%) Network Security
12 4 (0.050%) IP Telephony
12 4 (0.050%) DHCP
13 3 (0.038%) VoIP
13 3 (0.038%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 777 (9.75%) SQL Server
2 337 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
3 282 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 240 (3.01%) Relational Database
5 218 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 171 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 148 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 99 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 89 (1.12%) Oracle Database
9 89 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 87 (1.09%) QlikView
11 84 (1.05%) OLAP
12 80 (1.00%) Data Mining
13 78 (0.98%) Big Data
14 76 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
15 71 (0.89%) RDBMS
16 69 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
17 61 (0.77%) Hadoop
18 59 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
19 52 (0.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 148 (1.86%) Visual Studio
2 114 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 96 (1.20%) JIRA
4 42 (0.53%) QuickTest Pro
5 36 (0.45%) Selenium
5 36 (0.45%) Git (software)
6 31 (0.39%) Eclipse
7 30 (0.38%) Subversion
8 29 (0.36%) Cucumber
9 28 (0.35%) NUnit
10 22 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
11 20 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 20 (0.25%) Axure RP
12 17 (0.21%) Rational DOORS
12 17 (0.21%) Toad
13 16 (0.20%) JUnit
14 15 (0.19%) SpecFlow
15 14 (0.18%) ERwin
15 14 (0.18%) Bugzilla
15 14 (0.18%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2949 (37.00%) Finance
2 949 (11.91%) Banking
3 862 (10.81%) Retail
4 457 (5.73%) Marketing
5 411 (5.16%) Telecoms
6 308 (3.86%) Investment Banking
7 251 (3.15%) Front Office
8 236 (2.96%) Legal
9 214 (2.68%) Back Office
10 196 (2.46%) Advertising
11 166 (2.08%) Publishing
12 158 (1.98%) Manufacturing
13 132 (1.66%) Law
14 126 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
15 116 (1.46%) Financial Institution
16 109 (1.37%) Retail Banking
17 101 (1.27%) Billing
18 77 (0.97%) Games
19 35 (0.44%) French Language
20 32 (0.40%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5028 (63.08%) Analyst
2 4548 (57.06%) Business Analyst
3 814 (10.21%) Project Manager
4 652 (8.18%) Senior Analyst
5 642 (8.05%) Consultant
6 563 (7.06%) Senior Business Analyst
7 486 (6.10%) Developer
8 338 (4.24%) Agile Business Analyst
9 320 (4.01%) Architect
10 316 (3.96%) Systems Analyst
11 284 (3.56%) Business Manager
12 249 (3.12%) Insurance Business Analyst
13 237 (2.97%) Business Systems Analyst
14 229 (2.87%) Lead Business Analyst
15 223 (2.80%) Financial Business Analyst
16 171 (2.15%) Financial Services Business Analyst
17 169 (2.12%) Technical Business Analyst
18 168 (2.11%) Banking Business Analyst
19 166 (2.08%) IT Business Analyst
20 152 (1.91%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 734 (9.21%) .NET
2 321 (4.03%) XML
3 299 (3.75%) HTML
4 245 (3.07%) ASP.NET
5 232 (2.91%) CSS
6 195 (2.45%) Web Services
7 114 (1.43%) jQuery
8 64 (0.80%) .NET Framework
9 63 (0.79%) WCF
10 62 (0.78%) Middleware
11 54 (0.68%) Ajax
12 50 (0.63%) XSLT
13 47 (0.59%) SOAP
14 46 (0.58%) Spring
15 45 (0.56%) J2EE
15 45 (0.56%) HTML5
16 44 (0.55%) ASP.NET MVC
17 33 (0.41%) WinForms
18 31 (0.39%) WPF
19 30 (0.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 476 (5.97%) Management Information System
2 257 (3.22%) Computer Science
3 206 (2.58%) Derivative
4 140 (1.76%) Fixed Income
5 136 (1.71%) Equities
6 128 (1.61%) FMCG
7 127 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 122 (1.53%) Credit Risk
9 121 (1.52%) Mathematics
9 121 (1.52%) Mobile App
10 115 (1.44%) Market Risk
11 90 (1.13%) Economics
12 86 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
13 83 (1.04%) Reference Data
14 79 (0.99%) Open Source
15 77 (0.97%) Visualisation
16 68 (0.85%) SWIFT
17 64 (0.80%) Social Media
18 61 (0.77%) PMI
19 55 (0.69%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 212 (2.66%) Windows
2 124 (1.56%) UNIX
3 108 (1.35%) Linux
4 43 (0.54%) Android
5 42 (0.53%) Apple iOS
6 28 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (0.30%) Windows 7
8 11 (0.14%) Windows 8
9 9 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (0.10%) Mac OS X
10 8 (0.10%) Windows Phone
11 6 (0.075%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (0.038%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.038%) AIX
13 2 (0.025%) Solaris
13 2 (0.025%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.025%) VMS
13 2 (0.025%) Windows Phone 8
14 1 (0.013%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.013%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 2269 (28.47%) Project Management
2 1161 (14.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1156 (14.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1017 (12.76%) PRINCE2
5 933 (11.70%) UML
6 883 (11.08%) Scrum
7 742 (9.31%) Business Intelligence
8 736 (9.23%) User Acceptance Testing
9 684 (8.58%) E-Commerce
10 653 (8.19%) CRM
11 643 (8.07%) Use Case
11 643 (8.07%) Waterfall
12 518 (6.50%) User Stories
13 516 (6.47%) Change Management
14 506 (6.35%) Data Analysis
15 492 (6.17%) Data Modelling
16 376 (4.72%) ITIL
17 357 (4.48%) ERP
18 351 (4.40%) Systems Analysis
19 327 (4.10%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1483 (18.60%) SQL
2 498 (6.25%) Java
3 428 (5.37%) C#
4 252 (3.16%) T-SQL
5 250 (3.14%) JavaScript
6 152 (1.91%) VBA
7 136 (1.71%) C++
8 126 (1.58%) VB.NET
9 122 (1.53%) Python
10 121 (1.52%) C
11 118 (1.48%) VB
12 63 (0.79%) PL/SQL
13 56 (0.70%) PHP
13 56 (0.70%) R
14 45 (0.56%) VBScript
15 31 (0.39%) Shell Script
15 31 (0.39%) MATLAB
15 31 (0.39%) PowerShell
16 22 (0.28%) Clojure
17 21 (0.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1294 (16.23%) Degree
2 850 (10.66%) ISEB
3 208 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 164 (2.06%) Security Cleared
5 134 (1.68%) PMI Certification
6 100 (1.25%) SC Cleared
7 89 (1.12%) PMP
8 86 (1.08%) CBAP
9 69 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 68 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
11 66 (0.83%) IIBA
12 49 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 47 (0.59%) ISTQB
14 29 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
15 27 (0.34%) PhD
16 25 (0.31%) CIMA
16 25 (0.31%) MBA
16 25 (0.31%) ISEB Practitioner
16 25 (0.31%) CTC Cleared
17 22 (0.28%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 473 (5.93%) QA
2 71 (0.89%) ISO 9001
3 57 (0.72%) Data Quality
4 56 (0.70%) SLA
5 44 (0.55%) EMIR
6 41 (0.51%) Dodd-Frank
7 24 (0.30%) Basel III
7 24 (0.30%) Basel II
8 19 (0.24%) FATCA
9 18 (0.23%) COREP
9 18 (0.23%) MiFID
10 16 (0.20%) FINREP
11 14 (0.18%) COBIT
12 12 (0.15%) CRD IV
13 10 (0.13%) Solvency II
13 10 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 8 (0.10%) ISO 8583
14 8 (0.10%) PCI DSS
14 8 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 7 (0.088%) GCP
System Software
1 24 (0.30%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.14%) XenApp
3 6 (0.075%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.050%) HDFS
5 3 (0.038%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.038%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.025%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.013%) UAG
7 1 (0.013%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 57 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
2 11 (0.14%) SCCM
2 11 (0.14%) Oracle EDQ
3 6 (0.075%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.038%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.025%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.025%) Control-M
6 1 (0.013%) Nagios
6 1 (0.013%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.013%) CA Endevor
6 1 (0.013%) Puppet
6 1 (0.013%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.013%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 1062 (13.32%) Microsoft
2 564 (7.08%) Oracle
3 399 (5.01%) SAP
4 243 (3.05%) Salesforce.com
5 92 (1.15%) Business Objects
6 84 (1.05%) Cognos
7 79 (0.99%) IBM
8 56 (0.70%) HP
8 56 (0.70%) Tableau
9 46 (0.58%) Siebel
10 45 (0.56%) Informatica
11 40 (0.50%) JD Edwards
12 39 (0.49%) hybris
13 37 (0.46%) Charles River
14 35 (0.44%) Sybase
15 34 (0.43%) Google
16 32 (0.40%) Sitecore
17 31 (0.39%) CODA
18 30 (0.38%) Adobe
18 30 (0.38%) thinkFolio
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
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Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £40000 to £60000 per annum - Exceptional Benefits and Environment
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum plus 20% bonus plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum + excellent benefits inc bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + pension + others
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £31,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday