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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 70 74 70
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 3808 3463 4121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.61% 3.45% 3.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.40% 4.24% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3170 2828 3489
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
86490 81595 87043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.11% 81.34% 79.28%
Number of salaries quoted 69851 67651 73993
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +3.26%
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 1 October 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 1 October 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
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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 -6 1796 £55,000 -4.34% 226
South East +12 671 £47,500 - 85
Yorkshire +3 284 £40,000 -2.43% 35
North West +17 227 £37,500 -6.25% 30
East of England +11 227 £45,750 -3.68% 38
West Midlands -1 210 £42,500 - 28
South West +14 206 £40,000 -5.88% 52
East Midlands +23 167 £42,500 - 11
North East -21 17 £47,218 +0.46% 8
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 2848 (35.63%) Finance
2 2495 (31.21%) Agile Software Development
3 2293 (28.68%) Project Management
4 1486 (18.59%) SQL
5 1306 (16.34%) Analytical Skills
6 1277 (15.97%) Degree
7 1215 (15.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 1034 (12.93%) Microsoft
9 1007 (12.60%) PRINCE2
10 914 (11.43%) Scrum
11 901 (11.27%) UML
12 855 (10.70%) ISEB
13 840 (10.51%) Retail
14 836 (10.46%) Banking
15 795 (9.94%) MS Excel
16 764 (9.56%) SQL Server
17 762 (9.53%) Business Intelligence
18 722 (9.03%) User Acceptance Testing
19 690 (8.63%) .NET
20 666 (8.33%) E-Commerce
21 645 (8.07%) CRM
22 616 (7.71%) Use Case
23 615 (7.69%) Waterfall
24 586 (7.33%) Oracle
25 553 (6.92%) Change Management
26 533 (6.67%) Data Modelling
27 492 (6.15%) User Stories
28 488 (6.10%) Java
29 469 (5.87%) Data Analysis
30 455 (5.69%) Management Information System

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 387 (4.84%) SharePoint
2 104 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
3 78 (0.98%) SAS
4 77 (0.96%) IIS
5 67 (0.84%) CMS
5 67 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
6 42 (0.53%) WebSphere
7 33 (0.41%) MS Project Server
8 27 (0.34%) Drupal
9 25 (0.31%) Documentum
10 22 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
11 21 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
12 19 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
13 18 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
14 15 (0.19%) WebLogic
15 14 (0.18%) Apache Pig
15 14 (0.18%) Confluence
16 13 (0.16%) NetWeaver
16 13 (0.16%) MS Exchange
17 12 (0.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 795 (9.94%) MS Excel
2 413 (5.17%) MS Office
3 372 (4.65%) MS Visio
4 286 (3.58%) MS Project
5 168 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
6 41 (0.51%) SPSS
7 26 (0.33%) CPLEX
8 24 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
9 20 (0.25%) PowerPivot
10 19 (0.24%) Photoshop
11 5 (0.063%) Adobe Illustrator
11 5 (0.063%) Acrobat
12 4 (0.050%) Windchill
13 3 (0.038%) FastStats
14 2 (0.025%) RoboHelp
15 1 (0.013%) GIMP
15 1 (0.013%) S-PLUS
15 1 (0.013%) FreeHand
15 1 (0.013%) Fireworks
15 1 (0.013%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 167 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 65 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
3 47 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
4 32 (0.40%) SAP FI
5 31 (0.39%) SAP CRM
6 30 (0.38%) SAP SD
7 27 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
7 27 (0.34%) SAP CO
8 24 (0.30%) LatentZero
8 24 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 23 (0.29%) SAP Business One
9 23 (0.29%) SAP MM
10 22 (0.28%) SAP PP
10 22 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
11 20 (0.25%) Magento
12 18 (0.23%) Google Analytics
13 17 (0.21%) MFGPRO
14 15 (0.19%) Markit EDM
15 14 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
16 13 (0.16%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 144 (1.80%) SaaS
2 53 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (0.43%) Force.com
4 29 (0.36%) Office 365
5 16 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
6 13 (0.16%) PaaS
7 9 (0.11%) Heroku
8 6 (0.075%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (0.063%) Taleo
10 3 (0.038%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.038%) IaaS
11 2 (0.025%) IBM Blueworks
11 2 (0.025%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (0.025%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.025%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.013%) Trello
12 1 (0.013%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 79 (0.99%) Internet
2 71 (0.89%) Intranet
3 29 (0.36%) MPLS
4 21 (0.26%) HTTP
5 19 (0.24%) LAN
6 17 (0.21%) TCP/IP
7 16 (0.20%) Extranet
8 14 (0.18%) WAN
9 10 (0.13%) FTP
10 9 (0.11%) Network Security
11 8 (0.10%) SAN
11 8 (0.10%) DNS
12 7 (0.088%) Wireless
12 7 (0.088%) VPN
12 7 (0.088%) Broadband
13 6 (0.075%) Unified Communications
14 5 (0.063%) Firewall
14 5 (0.063%) ATM
15 4 (0.050%) DHCP
16 3 (0.038%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 764 (9.56%) SQL Server
2 320 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 303 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 243 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 224 (2.80%) Relational Database
6 162 (2.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 161 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
8 106 (1.33%) Oracle Database
9 91 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
10 90 (1.13%) Big Data
11 81 (1.01%) QlikView
12 77 (0.96%) Data Mining
13 76 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 76 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
14 67 (0.84%) OLAP
15 63 (0.79%) Oracle BI EE
16 61 (0.76%) RDBMS
17 56 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
18 53 (0.66%) Hadoop
19 52 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 121 (1.51%) Visual Studio
2 110 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 100 (1.25%) JIRA
4 38 (0.48%) QuickTest Pro
5 34 (0.43%) Cucumber
6 32 (0.40%) Subversion
6 32 (0.40%) Selenium
7 31 (0.39%) Eclipse
8 30 (0.38%) Git (software)
9 28 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
10 21 (0.26%) NUnit
11 20 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 17 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
12 17 (0.21%) Rational DOORS
12 17 (0.21%) Axure RP
12 17 (0.21%) ERwin
13 15 (0.19%) SpecFlow
14 14 (0.18%) RequisitePro
15 13 (0.16%) Toad
16 12 (0.15%) Maven
General
1 2848 (35.63%) Finance
2 840 (10.51%) Retail
3 836 (10.46%) Banking
4 445 (5.57%) Marketing
5 359 (4.49%) Telecoms
6 268 (3.35%) Investment Banking
7 261 (3.26%) Front Office
8 236 (2.95%) Legal
9 199 (2.49%) Back Office
10 198 (2.48%) Advertising
11 186 (2.33%) Manufacturing
12 165 (2.06%) Publishing
13 138 (1.73%) Law
14 115 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
15 103 (1.29%) Financial Institution
16 93 (1.16%) Retail Banking
17 89 (1.11%) Billing
18 69 (0.86%) Games
19 48 (0.60%) French Language
20 37 (0.46%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5035 (62.98%) Analyst
2 4564 (57.09%) Business Analyst
3 795 (9.94%) Project Manager
4 657 (8.22%) Senior Analyst
5 641 (8.02%) Consultant
6 570 (7.13%) Senior Business Analyst
7 499 (6.24%) Developer
8 345 (4.32%) Agile Business Analyst
9 332 (4.15%) Systems Analyst
10 305 (3.82%) Architect
11 304 (3.80%) Business Manager
12 256 (3.20%) Insurance Business Analyst
13 253 (3.16%) Business Systems Analyst
14 214 (2.68%) Lead Business Analyst
15 205 (2.56%) Financial Business Analyst
16 157 (1.96%) Technical Business Analyst
17 156 (1.95%) Solutions Architect
18 150 (1.88%) IT Business Analyst
19 149 (1.86%) Financial Services Business Analyst
20 144 (1.80%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 690 (8.63%) .NET
2 321 (4.02%) XML
3 311 (3.89%) HTML
4 236 (2.95%) CSS
5 234 (2.93%) ASP.NET
6 191 (2.39%) Web Services
7 101 (1.26%) jQuery
8 66 (0.83%) .NET Framework
9 54 (0.68%) Middleware
10 53 (0.66%) ASP.NET MVC
11 50 (0.63%) HTML5
12 46 (0.58%) SOAP
13 45 (0.56%) WCF
14 44 (0.55%) Ajax
15 41 (0.51%) J2EE
15 41 (0.51%) XSLT
15 41 (0.51%) Spring
16 31 (0.39%) WinForms
17 29 (0.36%) MDX
18 26 (0.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1306 (16.34%) Analytical Skills
2 455 (5.69%) Management Information System
3 245 (3.06%) User Experience
4 242 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 184 (2.30%) Derivative
6 141 (1.76%) FMCG
7 131 (1.64%) Fixed Income
8 120 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 119 (1.49%) Equities
10 115 (1.44%) Mobile App
10 115 (1.44%) Credit Risk
11 113 (1.41%) Market Risk
12 109 (1.36%) Mathematics
13 91 (1.14%) Economics
14 80 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
15 73 (0.91%) Open Source
16 71 (0.89%) PMI
17 67 (0.84%) Reference Data
18 64 (0.80%) Visualisation
19 62 (0.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 215 (2.69%) Windows
2 107 (1.34%) UNIX
3 96 (1.20%) Linux
4 48 (0.60%) Android
5 41 (0.51%) Apple iOS
6 26 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (0.23%) Windows 7
8 15 (0.19%) Windows 8
9 12 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (0.10%) Mac OS X
10 8 (0.10%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.050%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.038%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.038%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (0.038%) MVS
12 3 (0.038%) Solaris
12 3 (0.038%) VMS
12 3 (0.038%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.025%) Windows Phone 8
14 1 (0.013%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2495 (31.21%) Agile Software Development
2 2293 (28.68%) Project Management
3 1215 (15.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 1007 (12.60%) PRINCE2
5 914 (11.43%) Scrum
6 901 (11.27%) UML
7 762 (9.53%) Business Intelligence
8 722 (9.03%) User Acceptance Testing
9 666 (8.33%) E-Commerce
10 645 (8.07%) CRM
11 616 (7.71%) Use Case
12 615 (7.69%) Waterfall
13 553 (6.92%) Change Management
14 533 (6.67%) Data Modelling
15 492 (6.15%) User Stories
16 469 (5.87%) Data Analysis
17 414 (5.18%) ITIL
18 368 (4.60%) ERP
19 364 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
20 358 (4.48%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1486 (18.59%) SQL
2 488 (6.10%) Java
3 411 (5.14%) C#
4 262 (3.28%) JavaScript
5 251 (3.14%) T-SQL
6 150 (1.88%) VBA
7 130 (1.63%) C++
8 128 (1.60%) VB.NET
9 127 (1.59%) C
10 114 (1.43%) VB
11 102 (1.28%) Python
12 82 (1.03%) PL/SQL
13 57 (0.71%) PHP
14 41 (0.51%) R
15 33 (0.41%) PowerShell
16 32 (0.40%) VBScript
17 30 (0.38%) MATLAB
18 23 (0.29%) Shell Script
19 21 (0.26%) VB6
20 20 (0.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1277 (15.97%) Degree
2 855 (10.70%) ISEB
3 192 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 156 (1.95%) Security Cleared
5 149 (1.86%) PMI Certification
6 94 (1.18%) PMP
7 88 (1.10%) SC Cleared
8 80 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 76 (0.95%) IIBA
10 74 (0.93%) CBAP
11 61 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
12 60 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 50 (0.63%) ISTQB
14 29 (0.36%) CTC Cleared
15 28 (0.35%) ISEB Practitioner
15 28 (0.35%) PhD
16 27 (0.34%) MBA
17 23 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
17 23 (0.29%) CIMA
18 18 (0.23%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 445 (5.57%) QA
2 70 (0.88%) SLA
3 69 (0.86%) ISO 9001
3 69 (0.86%) Data Quality
4 38 (0.48%) EMIR
5 35 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
6 29 (0.36%) Basel II
7 21 (0.26%) Basel III
8 20 (0.25%) FATCA
9 18 (0.23%) COREP
10 16 (0.20%) FINREP
10 16 (0.20%) CRD IV
11 13 (0.16%) COBIT
12 12 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 10 (0.13%) MiFID
13 10 (0.13%) Solvency II
14 8 (0.10%) ISO 8583
15 6 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 17799
15 6 (0.075%) PCI DSS
16 5 (0.063%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 24 (0.30%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.088%) XenApp
3 6 (0.075%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.050%) HDFS
5 2 (0.025%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.025%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.025%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.013%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 56 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (0.15%) Oracle EDQ
2 12 (0.15%) SCCM
3 11 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (0.063%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (0.038%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.038%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.038%) CA Endevor
6 2 (0.025%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.013%) Puppet
7 1 (0.013%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.013%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.013%) Netcool
7 1 (0.013%) Control-M
7 1 (0.013%) Nagios
7 1 (0.013%) OpenView
7 1 (0.013%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 1034 (12.93%) Microsoft
2 586 (7.33%) Oracle
3 402 (5.03%) SAP
4 232 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
5 105 (1.31%) Business Objects
6 83 (1.04%) Cognos
7 74 (0.93%) IBM
8 54 (0.68%) Siebel
8 54 (0.68%) HP
9 53 (0.66%) Informatica
10 43 (0.54%) Tableau
11 41 (0.51%) Charles River
12 40 (0.50%) JD Edwards
13 38 (0.48%) hybris
14 36 (0.45%) Sage
15 34 (0.43%) thinkFolio
16 32 (0.40%) CODA
17 31 (0.39%) Adobe
17 31 (0.39%) Google
18 30 (0.38%) Bloomberg
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 34 minutes ago
Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 54 minutes ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Maidstone, Kent
Nakama
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East London
Trinity College London
Salary: £ Competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum - Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Henderson Scott
Salary: From £55,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car, 15% Bonus, pension, health
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum bonus, pension, share option ++
Posted: 6 hours ago
North London
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent bonus/ benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £65000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago