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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 68 70 72
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 3998 4147 3581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.86% 3.75% 3.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.64% 4.56% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3296 3450 2965
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 £34,098
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
86077 90866 83159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.18% 82.10% 80.31%
Number of salaries quoted 70343 73703 69036
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 £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +3 1924 £57,500 +4.54% 277
South East -2 668 £45,000 -1.09% 82
Yorkshire +13 306 £40,000 +1.26% 27
North West +27 303 £42,500 +6.25% 56
East of England -18 240 £50,000 +7.52% 31
West Midlands -26 199 £44,000 - 22
South West -15 179 £45,000 - 45
East Midlands +36 156 £45,000 +10.14% 24
North East +9 25 £37,500 -16.66% 7
Midlands +5 10 £55,000 +22.22%
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 2634 (35.96%) Finance
2 2124 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1948 (26.59%) Project Management
4 1300 (17.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 1134 (15.48%) SQL
6 1120 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
7 1116 (15.24%) Degree
8 954 (13.02%) Banking
9 924 (12.61%) Retail
10 908 (12.40%) Microsoft
11 872 (11.90%) PRINCE2
12 799 (10.91%) Scrum
13 673 (9.19%) ISEB
14 667 (9.11%) CRM
15 666 (9.09%) UML
16 663 (9.05%) User Acceptance Testing
17 662 (9.04%) Change Management
18 648 (8.85%) Use Case
19 642 (8.76%) Waterfall
19 642 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
20 602 (8.22%) MS Excel
21 591 (8.07%) E-Commerce
22 582 (7.95%) SQL Server
23 526 (7.18%) .NET
24 514 (7.02%) Oracle
25 497 (6.78%) Management Information System
26 448 (6.12%) SAP
27 441 (6.02%) Data Modelling
28 437 (5.97%) User Stories
29 430 (5.87%) ITIL

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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
1 219 (2.99%) SharePoint
2 102 (1.39%) SAS
3 88 (1.20%) CMS
4 44 (0.60%) WebSphere
5 31 (0.42%) WebLogic
6 29 (0.40%) Node.js
7 27 (0.37%) Apache Pig
8 26 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
8 26 (0.35%) IIS
8 26 (0.35%) WebLogic Portal
9 25 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
10 24 (0.33%) MS Exchange
11 23 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
12 21 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
12 21 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
13 19 (0.26%) Drupal
14 18 (0.25%) Documentum
15 15 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
15 15 (0.20%) Confluence
16 13 (0.18%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 602 (8.22%) MS Excel
2 371 (5.06%) MS Office
3 358 (4.89%) MS Visio
4 190 (2.59%) MS Project
5 148 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
6 40 (0.55%) SPSS
7 16 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
8 14 (0.19%) Photoshop
9 7 (0.096%) CPLEX
10 4 (0.055%) FastStats
10 4 (0.055%) Mingle
10 4 (0.055%) PowerPivot
10 4 (0.055%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.027%) Windchill
12 1 (0.014%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.014%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.014%) Open Workbench
12 1 (0.014%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.014%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.014%) Maya
Business Applications
1 141 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 81 (1.11%) SAP CO
3 80 (1.09%) SAP FI
3 80 (1.09%) SAP FI/CO
4 68 (0.93%) SAP SD
5 51 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
6 50 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
7 49 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
7 49 (0.67%) Oracle Receivables
8 46 (0.63%) SAP MM
9 45 (0.61%) Oracle Payables
10 36 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
10 36 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
10 36 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 35 (0.48%) SAP CRM
12 34 (0.46%) SAP PP
12 34 (0.46%) SAP SCM
13 33 (0.45%) SAP WM
14 31 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
15 26 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 119 (1.62%) SaaS
2 49 (0.67%) Force.com
3 35 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
4 34 (0.46%) Office 365
5 28 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
7 16 (0.22%) Google Analytics
8 13 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
9 11 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
9 11 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
9 11 (0.15%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.082%) Taleo
11 4 (0.055%) FinancialForce.com
12 3 (0.041%) PaaS
13 2 (0.027%) Veeva
14 1 (0.014%) Adobe Analytics
14 1 (0.014%) GitHub
14 1 (0.014%) IaaS
14 1 (0.014%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 123 (1.68%) Internet
2 69 (0.94%) Intranet
3 41 (0.56%) Extranet
4 18 (0.25%) Firewall
5 16 (0.22%) Wireless
5 16 (0.22%) WAN
6 15 (0.20%) TCP/IP
7 12 (0.16%) LAN
8 11 (0.15%) VPN
9 9 (0.12%) DNS
9 9 (0.12%) FTP
10 7 (0.096%) Network Security
10 7 (0.096%) NAS
10 7 (0.096%) WebEx
11 6 (0.082%) IPX
12 5 (0.068%) Broadband
12 5 (0.068%) MPLS
12 5 (0.068%) DSL
13 4 (0.055%) SAN
13 4 (0.055%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 582 (7.95%) SQL Server
2 316 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
3 149 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 142 (1.94%) Relational Database
5 115 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 93 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
7 83 (1.13%) Big Data
8 81 (1.11%) QlikView
9 78 (1.06%) Oracle Database
10 75 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 70 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
12 69 (0.94%) Data Mining
13 62 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
14 53 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
15 49 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
16 47 (0.64%) Hadoop
17 43 (0.59%) RDBMS
17 43 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
18 42 (0.57%) MS Access
18 42 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 183 (2.50%) JIRA
2 106 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 102 (1.39%) Visual Studio
4 41 (0.56%) JMeter
5 40 (0.55%) Git (software)
6 37 (0.51%) Jenkins
7 33 (0.45%) Selenium
7 33 (0.45%) Subversion
8 30 (0.41%) QuickTest Pro
8 30 (0.41%) Cucumber
9 27 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
10 23 (0.31%) LoadRunner
11 18 (0.25%) eggPlant
12 16 (0.22%) Eclipse
13 15 (0.20%) JUnit
14 13 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 11 (0.15%) Yeoman
15 11 (0.15%) Rational DOORS
15 11 (0.15%) Moq
16 10 (0.14%) CocoaPods
General
1 2634 (35.96%) Finance
2 954 (13.02%) Banking
3 924 (12.61%) Retail
4 380 (5.19%) Telecoms
5 331 (4.52%) Marketing
6 277 (3.78%) Investment Banking
7 212 (2.89%) Advertising
8 210 (2.87%) Manufacturing
9 207 (2.83%) Legal
10 196 (2.68%) Front Office
11 170 (2.32%) Back Office
12 163 (2.23%) Billing
13 143 (1.95%) Law
14 110 (1.50%) Financial Institution
15 108 (1.47%) Retail Banking
16 91 (1.24%) Publishing
17 57 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
18 54 (0.74%) Games
18 54 (0.74%) General Ledger
19 40 (0.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4597 (62.76%) Analyst
2 4116 (56.19%) Business Analyst
3 693 (9.46%) Consultant
4 623 (8.51%) Project Manager
5 556 (7.59%) Senior Analyst
6 506 (6.91%) Senior Business Analyst
7 466 (6.36%) Developer
8 373 (5.09%) Agile Business Analyst
9 328 (4.48%) Business Manager
10 275 (3.75%) Systems Analyst
11 239 (3.26%) Architect
12 203 (2.77%) Business Systems Analyst
13 194 (2.65%) IT Business Analyst
14 164 (2.24%) Banking Business Analyst
15 159 (2.17%) Financial Business Analyst
16 147 (2.01%) Senior Manager
17 143 (1.95%) Junior
17 143 (1.95%) Financial Services Business Analyst
18 139 (1.90%) Lead Business Analyst
19 134 (1.83%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 526 (7.18%) .NET
2 299 (4.08%) HTML
3 234 (3.19%) XML
4 209 (2.85%) CSS
5 190 (2.59%) ASP.NET
6 175 (2.39%) Web Services
7 146 (1.99%) jQuery
8 96 (1.31%) HTML5
9 87 (1.19%) .NET Framework
10 72 (0.98%) Middleware
11 65 (0.89%) AngularJS
12 58 (0.79%) SOAP
13 56 (0.76%) CSS3
14 55 (0.75%) Visualforce
15 53 (0.72%) Ajax
15 53 (0.72%) RESTful
16 48 (0.66%) ASP.NET MVC
17 45 (0.61%) WPF
18 42 (0.57%) WCF
19 36 (0.49%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1120 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
2 497 (6.78%) Management Information System
3 264 (3.60%) User Experience
4 211 (2.88%) Computer Science
5 179 (2.44%) FMCG
6 171 (2.33%) Derivative
7 155 (2.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 150 (2.05%) Mobile App
9 141 (1.92%) Data Structures
10 131 (1.79%) Equities
11 120 (1.64%) Fixed Income
12 118 (1.61%) Visualisation
13 112 (1.53%) Mathematics
14 90 (1.23%) PMI
15 72 (0.98%) Data Integration
16 58 (0.79%) Social Media
16 58 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
17 57 (0.78%) Open Source
18 48 (0.66%) SWIFT
19 47 (0.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 224 (3.06%) Windows
2 68 (0.93%) Linux
3 67 (0.91%) UNIX
4 56 (0.76%) Android
5 55 (0.75%) Windows 7
6 51 (0.70%) Apple iOS
7 43 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 29 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (0.18%) Windows 8
9 13 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (0.12%) Solaris
10 9 (0.12%) Windows Phone
11 5 (0.068%) VMS
11 5 (0.068%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.055%) BlackBerry OS
13 3 (0.041%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.041%) MVS
14 2 (0.027%) Windows Phone 8
14 2 (0.027%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.027%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2124 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1948 (26.59%) Project Management
3 1300 (17.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 872 (11.90%) PRINCE2
5 799 (10.91%) Scrum
6 667 (9.11%) CRM
7 666 (9.09%) UML
8 663 (9.05%) User Acceptance Testing
9 662 (9.04%) Change Management
10 648 (8.85%) Use Case
11 642 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
11 642 (8.76%) Waterfall
12 591 (8.07%) E-Commerce
13 441 (6.02%) Data Modelling
14 437 (5.97%) User Stories
15 430 (5.87%) ITIL
16 404 (5.52%) Data Analysis
17 383 (5.23%) Workflow
18 382 (5.22%) Mentoring
19 363 (4.96%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1134 (15.48%) SQL
2 390 (5.32%) C#
3 378 (5.16%) Java
4 245 (3.34%) JavaScript
5 130 (1.77%) C
6 115 (1.57%) T-SQL
7 103 (1.41%) VBA
8 77 (1.05%) PL/SQL
9 68 (0.93%) Python
10 65 (0.89%) C++
11 59 (0.81%) VB.NET
12 56 (0.76%) VB
12 56 (0.76%) R
13 54 (0.74%) Apex Code
14 44 (0.60%) PHP
15 41 (0.56%) ABAP
16 25 (0.34%) SOQL
17 24 (0.33%) PowerShell
18 20 (0.27%) Ruby
19 19 (0.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1116 (15.24%) Degree
2 673 (9.19%) ISEB
3 153 (2.09%) Security Cleared
4 123 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 118 (1.61%) PMI Certification
6 81 (1.11%) SC Cleared
7 77 (1.05%) DV Cleared
8 67 (0.91%) CBAP
9 55 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
10 54 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 44 (0.60%) CISA
12 41 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
13 40 (0.55%) ISTQB
13 40 (0.55%) IIBA
14 39 (0.53%) CISSP
15 37 (0.51%) PMP
16 36 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 33 (0.45%) CIMA
18 29 (0.40%) ACCA
19 25 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 414 (5.65%) QA
2 71 (0.97%) ISO 9001
3 69 (0.94%) EMIR
4 50 (0.68%) MiFID
5 48 (0.66%) SLA
6 46 (0.63%) Data Quality
7 38 (0.52%) Dodd-Frank
8 28 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 26 (0.35%) Solvency II
10 25 (0.34%) CRD IV
11 19 (0.26%) FATCA
12 15 (0.20%) ISO 14001
13 12 (0.16%) COBIT
14 11 (0.15%) Basel II
15 9 (0.12%) PCI DSS
15 9 (0.12%) Basel III
15 9 (0.12%) COREP
16 8 (0.11%) FINREP
16 8 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 7 (0.096%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 30 (0.41%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.15%) VirtualBox
3 7 (0.096%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.096%) XenApp
4 6 (0.082%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.068%) vSphere
5 5 (0.068%) HDFS
6 4 (0.055%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.041%) IAG
7 3 (0.041%) XenServer
8 2 (0.027%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.014%) NFS
9 1 (0.014%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 42 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (0.15%) Vagrant
3 5 (0.068%) Oracle EDQ
4 4 (0.055%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (0.041%) Unicenter
6 2 (0.027%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.027%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.014%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.014%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.014%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 908 (12.40%) Microsoft
2 514 (7.02%) Oracle
3 448 (6.12%) SAP
4 170 (2.32%) Salesforce.com
5 151 (2.06%) Business Objects
6 128 (1.75%) IBM
7 86 (1.17%) hybris
8 76 (1.04%) Tableau
9 74 (1.01%) Cognos
10 54 (0.74%) HP
10 54 (0.74%) ATG
11 42 (0.57%) Teradata
12 41 (0.56%) TIBCO
12 41 (0.56%) Informatica
12 41 (0.56%) Sage
13 37 (0.51%) Hyperion
14 34 (0.46%) Sitecore
15 30 (0.41%) Pega
16 27 (0.37%) Pegasus
16 27 (0.37%) JD Edwards
Lincolnshire
WBRS
Posted: 9 hours ago
Surrey
Quantica Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Kite Consulting Group Limited
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life Ass, Health, 25 days
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + pension, private HC
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefit package + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ISL
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Chinnor, Oxfordshire
Fuel3D
Salary: Excellent salary & good range of benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + pension, healthcare, 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago