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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 70 74 71
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 3869 3476 4144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.63% 3.49% 3.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.42% 4.30% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3228 2845 3507
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,156
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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
87520 80865 87791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.06% 81.20% 79.24%
Number of salaries quoted 70546 67175 74865
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -6 1844 £55,000 -4.34% 236
South East +10 679 £47,500 - 90
Yorkshire +2 286 £40,000 - 37
East of England +12 235 £47,500 -4.52% 28
North West +18 231 £37,500 -6.25% 40
South West +1 212 £42,500 - 36
West Midlands -4 203 £42,500 - 23
East Midlands +20 162 £42,500 - 20
North East -16 15 £47,218 +0.46% 10
Midlands +13 1 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 2929 (36.31%) Finance
2 2527 (31.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2313 (28.68%) Project Management
4 1503 (18.63%) SQL
5 1326 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
6 1299 (16.10%) Degree
7 1211 (15.01%) Stakeholder Management
8 1055 (13.08%) Microsoft
9 1032 (12.79%) PRINCE2
10 921 (11.42%) UML
11 919 (11.39%) Scrum
12 877 (10.87%) Banking
13 863 (10.70%) ISEB
14 849 (10.53%) Retail
15 819 (10.15%) MS Excel
16 768 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
17 767 (9.51%) SQL Server
18 731 (9.06%) User Acceptance Testing
19 707 (8.77%) .NET
20 670 (8.31%) E-Commerce
21 658 (8.16%) CRM
22 635 (7.87%) Use Case
23 621 (7.70%) Waterfall
24 594 (7.36%) Oracle
25 541 (6.71%) Change Management
26 530 (6.57%) Data Modelling
27 501 (6.21%) Java
28 494 (6.12%) User Stories
29 482 (5.98%) Data Analysis
30 463 (5.74%) Management Information System

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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
1 400 (4.96%) SharePoint
2 107 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 77 (0.95%) IIS
4 76 (0.94%) SAS
5 70 (0.87%) CMS
5 70 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
6 40 (0.50%) WebSphere
7 28 (0.35%) Drupal
8 27 (0.33%) MS Project Server
9 25 (0.31%) Documentum
10 23 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
10 23 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
11 21 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
11 21 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
12 16 (0.20%) WebLogic
12 16 (0.20%) Apache Pig
13 15 (0.19%) Confluence
13 15 (0.19%) MS Exchange
14 13 (0.16%) NetWeaver
15 12 (0.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 819 (10.15%) MS Excel
2 414 (5.13%) MS Office
3 382 (4.74%) MS Visio
4 273 (3.38%) MS Project
5 172 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 40 (0.50%) SPSS
7 30 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
8 25 (0.31%) CPLEX
9 21 (0.26%) Photoshop
10 20 (0.25%) PowerPivot
11 6 (0.074%) Adobe Illustrator
12 5 (0.062%) Acrobat
13 4 (0.050%) FastStats
14 3 (0.037%) Windchill
15 2 (0.025%) RoboHelp
15 2 (0.025%) GIMP
16 1 (0.012%) FreeHand
16 1 (0.012%) Fireworks
16 1 (0.012%) S-PLUS
16 1 (0.012%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 172 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 69 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
3 50 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
4 33 (0.41%) SAP CRM
5 32 (0.40%) SAP SD
5 32 (0.40%) SAP FI
6 27 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
6 27 (0.33%) SAP CO
7 25 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 23 (0.29%) SAP Business One
9 22 (0.27%) LatentZero
9 22 (0.27%) SAP MM
9 22 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
10 21 (0.26%) SAP PP
10 21 (0.26%) Magento
11 18 (0.22%) Google Analytics
12 17 (0.21%) MFGPRO
13 15 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
13 15 (0.19%) Markit EDM
14 13 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 145 (1.80%) SaaS
2 44 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (0.41%) Force.com
4 29 (0.36%) Office 365
5 17 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
6 13 (0.16%) PaaS
7 9 (0.11%) Heroku
8 7 (0.087%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (0.062%) Taleo
10 4 (0.050%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.050%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.050%) Amazon EMR
11 3 (0.037%) IaaS
11 3 (0.037%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.012%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 77 (0.95%) Internet
2 74 (0.92%) Intranet
3 28 (0.35%) MPLS
4 21 (0.26%) HTTP
5 20 (0.25%) LAN
6 17 (0.21%) TCP/IP
6 17 (0.21%) Extranet
7 14 (0.17%) WAN
8 12 (0.15%) FTP
9 8 (0.099%) DNS
9 8 (0.099%) SAN
10 7 (0.087%) VPN
10 7 (0.087%) Broadband
10 7 (0.087%) Wireless
11 6 (0.074%) Network Security
12 5 (0.062%) ATM
13 4 (0.050%) DHCP
13 4 (0.050%) IP Telephony
13 4 (0.050%) Unified Communications
14 3 (0.037%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 767 (9.51%) SQL Server
2 323 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 306 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 245 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 223 (2.76%) Relational Database
6 172 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 163 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 101 (1.25%) Oracle Database
9 96 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
10 90 (1.12%) Big Data
11 84 (1.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 81 (1.00%) QlikView
13 78 (0.97%) OLAP
13 78 (0.97%) Data Mining
14 77 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
15 69 (0.86%) Oracle BI EE
16 63 (0.78%) RDBMS
17 57 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
18 54 (0.67%) Hadoop
19 48 (0.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 124 (1.54%) Visual Studio
2 111 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 102 (1.26%) JIRA
4 39 (0.48%) QuickTest Pro
5 34 (0.42%) Cucumber
6 33 (0.41%) Eclipse
6 33 (0.41%) Selenium
7 32 (0.40%) Git (software)
8 31 (0.38%) Subversion
9 25 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
10 20 (0.25%) NUnit
10 20 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 18 (0.22%) Axure RP
11 18 (0.22%) Oracle APEX
12 17 (0.21%) Rational DOORS
13 15 (0.19%) SpecFlow
13 15 (0.19%) ERwin
14 14 (0.17%) Toad
15 13 (0.16%) RequisitePro
16 12 (0.15%) JUnit
General
1 2929 (36.31%) Finance
2 877 (10.87%) Banking
3 849 (10.53%) Retail
4 452 (5.60%) Marketing
5 374 (4.64%) Telecoms
6 285 (3.53%) Investment Banking
7 261 (3.24%) Front Office
8 248 (3.07%) Legal
9 202 (2.50%) Back Office
10 201 (2.49%) Advertising
11 179 (2.22%) Manufacturing
12 164 (2.03%) Publishing
13 144 (1.79%) Law
14 121 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
15 112 (1.39%) Financial Institution
16 97 (1.20%) Retail Banking
17 90 (1.12%) Billing
18 71 (0.88%) Games
19 47 (0.58%) French Language
20 35 (0.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5073 (62.89%) Analyst
2 4594 (56.96%) Business Analyst
3 815 (10.10%) Project Manager
4 666 (8.26%) Senior Analyst
5 653 (8.10%) Consultant
6 580 (7.19%) Senior Business Analyst
7 507 (6.29%) Developer
8 349 (4.33%) Agile Business Analyst
9 335 (4.15%) Systems Analyst
10 309 (3.83%) Architect
11 304 (3.77%) Business Manager
12 253 (3.14%) Business Systems Analyst
13 249 (3.09%) Insurance Business Analyst
14 220 (2.73%) Lead Business Analyst
15 210 (2.60%) Financial Business Analyst
16 161 (2.00%) Technical Business Analyst
17 158 (1.96%) IT Business Analyst
18 155 (1.92%) Solutions Architect
19 154 (1.91%) Financial Services Business Analyst
20 150 (1.86%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 707 (8.77%) .NET
2 314 (3.89%) XML
3 308 (3.82%) HTML
4 233 (2.89%) ASP.NET
4 233 (2.89%) CSS
5 187 (2.32%) Web Services
6 98 (1.21%) jQuery
7 62 (0.77%) .NET Framework
8 57 (0.71%) Middleware
9 47 (0.58%) WCF
9 47 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 47 (0.58%) HTML5
10 45 (0.56%) Ajax
10 45 (0.56%) SOAP
11 43 (0.53%) J2EE
11 43 (0.53%) Spring
12 42 (0.52%) XSLT
13 29 (0.36%) WinForms
14 28 (0.35%) MDX
14 28 (0.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1326 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
2 463 (5.74%) Management Information System
3 257 (3.19%) User Experience
4 252 (3.12%) Computer Science
5 192 (2.38%) Derivative
6 139 (1.72%) FMCG
7 130 (1.61%) Fixed Income
8 123 (1.52%) Equities
9 121 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 121 (1.50%) Credit Risk
10 120 (1.49%) Mobile App
11 119 (1.48%) Market Risk
12 109 (1.35%) Mathematics
13 92 (1.14%) Economics
14 85 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
15 78 (0.97%) Open Source
16 74 (0.92%) Reference Data
17 68 (0.84%) PMI
18 64 (0.79%) Visualisation
19 61 (0.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 215 (2.67%) Windows
2 111 (1.38%) UNIX
3 100 (1.24%) Linux
4 47 (0.58%) Android
5 41 (0.51%) Apple iOS
6 30 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (0.22%) Windows 7
8 14 (0.17%) Windows 8
9 12 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (0.099%) Mac OS X
10 8 (0.099%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.037%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.037%) VMS
11 3 (0.037%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.037%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.025%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.025%) MVS
12 2 (0.025%) Solaris
12 2 (0.025%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.012%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2527 (31.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2313 (28.68%) Project Management
3 1211 (15.01%) Stakeholder Management
4 1032 (12.79%) PRINCE2
5 921 (11.42%) UML
6 919 (11.39%) Scrum
7 768 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
8 731 (9.06%) User Acceptance Testing
9 670 (8.31%) E-Commerce
10 658 (8.16%) CRM
11 635 (7.87%) Use Case
12 621 (7.70%) Waterfall
13 541 (6.71%) Change Management
14 530 (6.57%) Data Modelling
15 494 (6.12%) User Stories
16 482 (5.98%) Data Analysis
17 411 (5.10%) ITIL
18 372 (4.61%) ERP
19 362 (4.49%) Systems Analysis
20 359 (4.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1503 (18.63%) SQL
2 501 (6.21%) Java
3 408 (5.06%) C#
4 262 (3.25%) JavaScript
5 255 (3.16%) T-SQL
6 156 (1.93%) VBA
7 130 (1.61%) VB.NET
7 130 (1.61%) C++
8 126 (1.56%) C
9 119 (1.48%) VB
10 104 (1.29%) Python
11 78 (0.97%) PL/SQL
12 57 (0.71%) PHP
13 42 (0.52%) R
14 36 (0.45%) VBScript
15 33 (0.41%) PowerShell
16 30 (0.37%) MATLAB
17 22 (0.27%) Shell Script
17 22 (0.27%) VB6
18 20 (0.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1299 (16.10%) Degree
2 863 (10.70%) ISEB
3 203 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 164 (2.03%) Security Cleared
5 149 (1.85%) PMI Certification
6 96 (1.19%) PMP
6 96 (1.19%) SC Cleared
7 80 (0.99%) IIBA
8 79 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 76 (0.94%) CBAP
10 66 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
11 59 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 52 (0.64%) ISTQB
13 29 (0.36%) CTC Cleared
14 27 (0.33%) PhD
14 27 (0.33%) ISEB Practitioner
15 26 (0.32%) MBA
16 25 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
17 24 (0.30%) CIMA
18 18 (0.22%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 455 (5.64%) QA
2 69 (0.86%) ISO 9001
3 66 (0.82%) SLA
3 66 (0.82%) Data Quality
4 43 (0.53%) EMIR
5 39 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
6 29 (0.36%) Basel II
7 21 (0.26%) Basel III
8 20 (0.25%) FATCA
9 18 (0.22%) COREP
10 16 (0.20%) FINREP
11 15 (0.19%) CRD IV
12 14 (0.17%) MiFID
13 13 (0.16%) COBIT
14 12 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 10 (0.12%) Solvency II
16 8 (0.099%) ISO 8583
17 7 (0.087%) PCI DSS
18 6 (0.074%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 6 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 23 (0.29%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.11%) XenApp
3 5 (0.062%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.050%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.050%) HDFS
5 2 (0.025%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.025%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.012%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 55 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (0.15%) SCCM
2 12 (0.15%) Oracle EDQ
3 11 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (0.050%) Vagrant
4 4 (0.050%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (0.037%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.037%) CA Endevor
6 2 (0.025%) Control-M
6 2 (0.025%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.012%) Puppet
7 1 (0.012%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.012%) Nagios
7 1 (0.012%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.012%) Netcool
7 1 (0.012%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.012%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1055 (13.08%) Microsoft
2 594 (7.36%) Oracle
3 403 (5.00%) SAP
4 235 (2.91%) Salesforce.com
5 99 (1.23%) Business Objects
6 81 (1.00%) Cognos
7 75 (0.93%) IBM
8 54 (0.67%) Siebel
9 52 (0.64%) HP
10 51 (0.63%) Informatica
11 44 (0.55%) Tableau
12 39 (0.48%) JD Edwards
12 39 (0.48%) Charles River
13 38 (0.47%) hybris
14 35 (0.43%) Sage
15 33 (0.41%) Google
16 32 (0.40%) thinkFolio
16 32 (0.40%) CODA
17 31 (0.38%) Adobe
18 30 (0.37%) Sitecore
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
West London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £47000 - £56000 per annum + Pension!
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + extensive benefits and incentives
Posted: 10 hours ago
Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £100k package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Consult Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Sure Recruitment
Salary: £ Excellent
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 12 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Novation Solutions
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - Bonus + Bens Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
Conspicuous
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £55000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago