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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 75 81 82
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 3334 3363 3454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.38% 3.47% 3.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.09% 4.21% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2801 2686 2904
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 £70,000 £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
81572 79828 82463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.71% 82.32% 80.17%
Number of salaries quoted 67788 64492 70597
Average salary £48,250 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.57% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -11 1493 £56,500 +2.72% 232
South East +19 694 £49,500 +4.21% 75
Yorkshire +30 267 £40,250 -4.73% 37
East of England -16 208 £50,000 +11.11% 33
South West +23 197 £45,000 - 43
West Midlands -27 174 £41,500 -2.35% 18
North West -20 146 £38,000 -0.65% 36
East Midlands +63 117 £42,500 +6.25% 22
North East -27 13 £24,000 -46.06% 5
Midlands -27 1 - - 3
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 2404 (33.57%) Finance
2 2149 (30.01%) Agile Software Development
3 1907 (26.63%) Project Management
4 1188 (16.59%) Analytical Skills
5 1168 (16.31%) SQL
6 1157 (16.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 1123 (15.68%) Degree
8 1009 (14.09%) Microsoft
9 875 (12.22%) PRINCE2
10 821 (11.46%) Scrum
11 793 (11.07%) ISEB
12 755 (10.54%) Retail
13 727 (10.15%) MS Excel
14 723 (10.09%) UML
15 667 (9.31%) Banking
16 662 (9.24%) User Acceptance Testing
17 645 (9.01%) Change Management
18 642 (8.96%) CRM
19 584 (8.15%) SQL Server
20 576 (8.04%) Business Intelligence
21 567 (7.92%) E-Commerce
21 567 (7.92%) Waterfall
22 558 (7.79%) Use Case
23 498 (6.95%) .NET
24 492 (6.87%) Oracle
25 487 (6.80%) Management Information System
26 437 (6.10%) Data Modelling
27 428 (5.98%) ITIL
28 423 (5.91%) User Stories
29 410 (5.72%) Java

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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
1 245 (3.42%) SharePoint
2 84 (1.17%) SAS
3 68 (0.95%) CMS
4 44 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
5 35 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
6 33 (0.46%) IIS
7 31 (0.43%) WebSphere
7 31 (0.43%) MS Project Server
8 25 (0.35%) Documentum
9 23 (0.32%) WebLogic
10 20 (0.28%) Alfresco
11 18 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
12 17 (0.24%) Apache Pig
13 16 (0.22%) Node.js
13 16 (0.22%) WebLogic Portal
14 13 (0.18%) NetWeaver
14 13 (0.18%) Confluence
14 13 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
15 12 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
15 12 (0.17%) FileNet
Applications
1 727 (10.15%) MS Excel
2 393 (5.49%) MS Visio
3 374 (5.22%) MS Office
4 249 (3.48%) MS Project
5 171 (2.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 29 (0.40%) SPSS
7 15 (0.21%) PowerPivot
8 13 (0.18%) Photoshop
9 10 (0.14%) CPLEX
10 9 (0.13%) InfoPath
11 6 (0.084%) Spreadsheet
12 5 (0.070%) FastStats
13 3 (0.042%) Windchill
14 2 (0.028%) Adobe Illustrator
14 2 (0.028%) RoboHelp
15 1 (0.014%) FreeHand
15 1 (0.014%) S-PLUS
15 1 (0.014%) Maya
15 1 (0.014%) 3ds Max
15 1 (0.014%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 158 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 72 (1.01%) SAP FI
2 72 (1.01%) SAP FI/CO
2 72 (1.01%) SAP CO
3 46 (0.64%) SAP SD
4 33 (0.46%) SAP CRM
4 33 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
5 31 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
6 28 (0.39%) SAP MM
6 28 (0.39%) SAP PP
7 26 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
8 24 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
9 23 (0.32%) Oracle Retail
9 23 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
10 22 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
10 22 (0.31%) SAP SCM
11 20 (0.28%) Markit EDM
12 18 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 17 (0.24%) Google Analytics
13 17 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 112 (1.56%) SaaS
2 55 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (0.46%) Force.com
4 25 (0.35%) Office 365
5 16 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
6 10 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (0.11%) Taleo
8 8 (0.11%) PaaS
9 5 (0.070%) Heroku
9 5 (0.070%) IaaS
10 4 (0.056%) Amazon EMR
10 4 (0.056%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.042%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.042%) IBM Blueworks
12 2 (0.028%) GitHub
13 1 (0.014%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 110 (1.54%) Internet
2 61 (0.85%) Intranet
3 24 (0.34%) Extranet
4 16 (0.22%) MPLS
5 13 (0.18%) SAN
6 12 (0.17%) HTTP
7 11 (0.15%) VPN
8 10 (0.14%) FTP
8 10 (0.14%) Network Security
9 9 (0.13%) TCP/IP
10 8 (0.11%) Firewall
10 8 (0.11%) NFC
11 7 (0.098%) Unified Communications
11 7 (0.098%) LAN
11 7 (0.098%) WAN
12 6 (0.084%) IPX
13 5 (0.070%) SSL
14 4 (0.056%) VLAN
14 4 (0.056%) NGN
14 4 (0.056%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 584 (8.15%) SQL Server
2 284 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
3 188 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 161 (2.25%) Relational Database
5 141 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 115 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 112 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 89 (1.24%) Oracle Database
9 77 (1.08%) Big Data
10 69 (0.96%) Data Mining
11 68 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
12 65 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
13 48 (0.67%) MS Access
14 47 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
15 43 (0.60%) RDBMS
15 43 (0.60%) QlikView
16 39 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
17 35 (0.49%) Oracle BI EE
17 35 (0.49%) Hadoop
18 33 (0.46%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 142 (1.98%) JIRA
2 125 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 94 (1.31%) Visual Studio
4 41 (0.57%) QuickTest Pro
5 37 (0.52%) Git (software)
6 34 (0.47%) Cucumber
7 31 (0.43%) Selenium
7 31 (0.43%) JMeter
8 29 (0.40%) Subversion
9 28 (0.39%) Jenkins
10 27 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
11 24 (0.34%) Eclipse
12 23 (0.32%) eggPlant
13 17 (0.24%) JUnit
13 17 (0.24%) LoadRunner
14 16 (0.22%) Oracle APEX
15 14 (0.20%) Rational DOORS
15 14 (0.20%) Xcode
16 12 (0.17%) FitNesse
17 11 (0.15%) ERwin
General
1 2404 (33.57%) Finance
2 755 (10.54%) Retail
3 667 (9.31%) Banking
4 356 (4.97%) Marketing
5 322 (4.50%) Telecoms
6 232 (3.24%) Legal
7 229 (3.20%) Manufacturing
8 202 (2.82%) Investment Banking
9 201 (2.81%) Front Office
10 194 (2.71%) Advertising
11 163 (2.28%) Back Office
12 130 (1.82%) Law
13 129 (1.80%) Billing
14 108 (1.51%) Publishing
15 78 (1.09%) Games
16 64 (0.89%) Retail Banking
17 59 (0.82%) Financial Institution
18 46 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
19 42 (0.59%) Automotive
20 39 (0.54%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4633 (64.69%) Analyst
2 4151 (57.96%) Business Analyst
3 590 (8.24%) Project Manager
4 582 (8.13%) Senior Analyst
5 559 (7.81%) Consultant
6 517 (7.22%) Senior Business Analyst
7 443 (6.19%) Developer
8 338 (4.72%) Agile Business Analyst
9 327 (4.57%) Systems Analyst
10 269 (3.76%) Business Manager
11 245 (3.42%) Business Systems Analyst
12 227 (3.17%) Architect
13 161 (2.25%) Financial Business Analyst
14 158 (2.21%) Insurance Business Analyst
15 146 (2.04%) IT Business Analyst
16 143 (2.00%) Lead Business Analyst
17 134 (1.87%) Technical Business Analyst
18 130 (1.82%) Solutions Architect
19 129 (1.80%) Technical Analyst
20 120 (1.68%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 498 (6.95%) .NET
2 278 (3.88%) HTML
3 266 (3.71%) XML
4 186 (2.60%) CSS
5 161 (2.25%) ASP.NET
6 150 (2.09%) Web Services
7 105 (1.47%) jQuery
8 85 (1.19%) .NET Framework
9 78 (1.09%) HTML5
10 71 (0.99%) Middleware
11 47 (0.66%) EDI
11 47 (0.66%) SOAP
12 40 (0.56%) Ajax
12 40 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC
13 39 (0.54%) RESTful
14 38 (0.53%) AngularJS
15 36 (0.50%) Visualforce
15 36 (0.50%) CSS3
16 27 (0.38%) REST
16 27 (0.38%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1188 (16.59%) Analytical Skills
2 487 (6.80%) Management Information System
3 236 (3.30%) User Experience
4 184 (2.57%) Computer Science
5 145 (2.02%) FMCG
6 135 (1.88%) Mobile App
7 131 (1.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 130 (1.82%) Derivative
9 105 (1.47%) Fixed Income
10 103 (1.44%) Data Structures
11 95 (1.33%) Equities
12 85 (1.19%) PMI
13 82 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
14 81 (1.13%) Mathematics
15 63 (0.88%) Market Risk
16 61 (0.85%) Social Media
17 60 (0.84%) Data Integration
17 60 (0.84%) Open Source
18 58 (0.81%) Visualisation
19 53 (0.74%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 218 (3.04%) Windows
2 88 (1.23%) UNIX
3 78 (1.09%) Linux
4 63 (0.88%) Android
5 49 (0.68%) Apple iOS
6 38 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 36 (0.50%) Windows 7
8 18 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (0.22%) VMS
9 16 (0.22%) Windows 8
10 14 (0.20%) Windows Phone
11 13 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (0.14%) Mac OS X
12 10 (0.14%) Solaris
13 5 (0.070%) MVS
13 5 (0.070%) Windows Phone 8
14 4 (0.056%) BlackBerry OS
15 3 (0.042%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.042%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.014%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2149 (30.01%) Agile Software Development
2 1907 (26.63%) Project Management
3 1157 (16.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 875 (12.22%) PRINCE2
5 821 (11.46%) Scrum
6 723 (10.09%) UML
7 662 (9.24%) User Acceptance Testing
8 645 (9.01%) Change Management
9 642 (8.96%) CRM
10 576 (8.04%) Business Intelligence
11 567 (7.92%) E-Commerce
11 567 (7.92%) Waterfall
12 558 (7.79%) Use Case
13 437 (6.10%) Data Modelling
14 428 (5.98%) ITIL
15 423 (5.91%) User Stories
16 406 (5.67%) Mentoring
17 387 (5.40%) Data Analysis
18 375 (5.24%) Systems Analysis
19 363 (5.07%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1168 (16.31%) SQL
2 410 (5.72%) Java
3 350 (4.89%) C#
4 221 (3.09%) JavaScript
5 157 (2.19%) T-SQL
6 131 (1.83%) C
7 117 (1.63%) VBA
8 84 (1.17%) PL/SQL
8 84 (1.17%) C++
9 77 (1.08%) VB.NET
10 70 (0.98%) Python
11 68 (0.95%) VB
12 60 (0.84%) PHP
13 33 (0.46%) Apex Code
14 32 (0.45%) R
15 27 (0.38%) ABAP
16 22 (0.31%) Ruby
17 21 (0.29%) SOQL
18 19 (0.27%) Shell Script
18 19 (0.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1123 (15.68%) Degree
2 793 (11.07%) ISEB
3 139 (1.94%) Security Cleared
4 131 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 129 (1.80%) PMI Certification
6 93 (1.30%) CBAP
7 80 (1.12%) SC Cleared
8 66 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 63 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 60 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 53 (0.74%) PMP
12 49 (0.68%) IIBA
13 47 (0.66%) ISTQB
14 43 (0.60%) DV Cleared
15 35 (0.49%) ISEB Practitioner
16 30 (0.42%) APMP
17 29 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
18 28 (0.39%) CIMA
19 27 (0.38%) ACCA
20 24 (0.34%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 384 (5.36%) QA
2 68 (0.95%) ISO 9001
3 65 (0.91%) SLA
4 45 (0.63%) Data Quality
5 33 (0.46%) EMIR
6 27 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 26 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
8 24 (0.34%) Basel II
9 18 (0.25%) MiFID
10 17 (0.24%) COBIT
11 15 (0.21%) FATCA
12 13 (0.18%) COREP
12 13 (0.18%) FINREP
13 12 (0.17%) CRD IV
14 11 (0.15%) Basel III
14 11 (0.15%) ISO 14001
15 10 (0.14%) PCI DSS
16 9 (0.13%) Solvency II
17 8 (0.11%) TickIT
18 7 (0.098%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (0.27%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.098%) HDFS
4 4 (0.056%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.042%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.042%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.028%) XenApp
6 2 (0.028%) XenServer
7 1 (0.014%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.014%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.014%) NFS
Systems Management
1 56 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.11%) SCCM
2 8 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (0.11%) Oracle EDQ
3 6 (0.084%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (0.056%) Backup Exec
4 4 (0.056%) CA Endevor
4 4 (0.056%) Vagrant
4 4 (0.056%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.028%) Unicenter
5 2 (0.028%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.014%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.014%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.014%) OpenView
6 1 (0.014%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.014%) Netcool
6 1 (0.014%) Nagios
6 1 (0.014%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.014%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.014%) logstash
Vendors
1 1009 (14.09%) Microsoft
2 492 (6.87%) Oracle
3 402 (5.61%) SAP
4 164 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
5 105 (1.47%) Business Objects
6 89 (1.24%) IBM
7 73 (1.02%) HP
8 72 (1.01%) Cognos
9 48 (0.67%) Informatica
10 39 (0.54%) Vermilion
11 38 (0.53%) hybris
12 37 (0.52%) Siebel
13 35 (0.49%) Sage
14 31 (0.43%) JD Edwards
14 31 (0.43%) Teradata
15 30 (0.42%) Tableau
16 28 (0.39%) ATG
17 24 (0.34%) Huawei
18 23 (0.32%) Google
19 22 (0.31%) TIBCO
Buckinghamshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life and 25 days
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, 25 days hols, Life and He
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £59000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Essex
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + pension, private HC
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £59000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £59000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + c.25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Execllent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rainham, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
ISL
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £Competitive Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Montash
Salary: £61 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago