The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 64 62 57
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 4049 4332 4490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.29% 4.36% 4.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.46% 4.52% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3467 3727 3729
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Business Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
90807 95908 94217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.48% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 77011 80194 76700
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the England region.

Business Analyst Salary Trend in England

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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 -2 1999 £57,500 +4.54% 342
South East -11 667 £45,000 -5.26% 73
West Midlands +14 343 £45,000 +8.43% 37
Yorkshire +3 305 £40,000 - 52
North West +31 236 £42,500 +10.38% 69
East of England -12 211 £47,500 -3.06% 24
South West -16 180 £42,500 - 34
East Midlands -9 96 £45,000 +12.50% 14
North East -10 10 £35,000 -17.64% 6
Midlands +18 6 £37,500 -25.00%
South Coast - 1 £70,000 -
Business Analyst
UK

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 3632 (43.05%) Business Analysis
2 3145 (37.28%) Finance
3 2926 (34.68%) Agile Software Development
4 1580 (18.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 1517 (17.98%) Analytical Skills
6 1308 (15.50%) Project Management
7 1296 (15.36%) Degree
8 1186 (14.06%) Banking
9 1074 (12.73%) SDLC
10 1015 (12.03%) SQL
11 1003 (11.89%) Retail
12 1000 (11.85%) Scrum
13 920 (10.91%) Use Case
14 903 (10.70%) User Acceptance Testing
15 885 (10.49%) UML
16 812 (9.63%) Waterfall
17 764 (9.06%) User Stories
18 763 (9.04%) ISEB
19 731 (8.67%) E-Commerce
20 714 (8.46%) Microsoft
21 610 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
22 573 (6.79%) MS Excel
23 571 (6.77%) PRINCE2
24 548 (6.50%) Change Management
25 540 (6.40%) CRM
26 529 (6.27%) Data Modelling
27 510 (6.05%) MS Visio
28 500 (5.93%) Investment Banking
29 499 (5.92%) MS Office
30 479 (5.68%) Workflow

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 193 (2.29%) SharePoint
2 133 (1.58%) Confluence
3 115 (1.36%) CMS
4 74 (0.88%) SAS
5 36 (0.43%) Documentum
6 30 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
7 29 (0.34%) WebSphere
8 17 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
9 16 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (0.13%) Node.js
11 9 (0.11%) Drupal
11 9 (0.11%) IIS
12 8 (0.095%) Sitecore CMS
13 6 (0.071%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 5 (0.059%) MS Exchange
14 5 (0.059%) Oracle Workflow
15 4 (0.047%) Apache
15 4 (0.047%) Moodle
15 4 (0.047%) NServiceBus
15 4 (0.047%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 573 (6.79%) MS Excel
2 510 (6.05%) MS Visio
3 499 (5.92%) MS Office
4 186 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 168 (1.99%) MS Project
6 17 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 15 (0.18%) SPSS
8 14 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
9 6 (0.071%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.036%) Mingle
11 1 (0.012%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.012%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.012%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 110 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 57 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
3 52 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
4 48 (0.57%) SAP FI
5 43 (0.51%) SAP CO
6 40 (0.47%) thinkFolio
7 39 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
7 39 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 38 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
9 37 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
10 33 (0.39%) HFM
10 33 (0.39%) Hyperion Planning
11 28 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 27 (0.32%) SAP SD
13 26 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
14 25 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
15 23 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
15 23 (0.27%) SAP CRM
16 22 (0.26%) Magento
17 20 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 113 (1.34%) SaaS
2 15 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (0.17%) Office 365
4 13 (0.15%) Lucidchart
5 12 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (0.12%) Google Analytics
7 9 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.095%) GitHub
9 6 (0.071%) Force.com
10 4 (0.047%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.047%) Trello
11 2 (0.024%) Google Tag Manager
12 1 (0.012%) Adobe Analytics
12 1 (0.012%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.012%) Basecamp
12 1 (0.012%) IaaS
12 1 (0.012%) PaaS
12 1 (0.012%) Silverpop
12 1 (0.012%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 45 (0.53%) Internet
2 36 (0.43%) Intranet
3 12 (0.14%) HTTP
4 8 (0.095%) Wireless
5 7 (0.083%) Broadband
5 7 (0.083%) Extranet
6 6 (0.071%) Firewall
6 6 (0.071%) LAN
6 6 (0.071%) Skype
6 6 (0.071%) WAN
6 6 (0.071%) WebEx
7 4 (0.047%) CTI
7 4 (0.047%) FTP
7 4 (0.047%) SAN
8 2 (0.024%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.012%) GSM
9 1 (0.012%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.012%) RFID
9 1 (0.012%) SMS
9 1 (0.012%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 361 (4.28%) SQL Server
2 337 (3.99%) Data Warehouse
3 111 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
4 109 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 93 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 91 (1.08%) Big Data
7 73 (0.87%) QlikView
8 58 (0.69%) Relational Database
9 54 (0.64%) Data Mining
10 52 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 40 (0.47%) Oracle Database
12 38 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
13 37 (0.44%) SAP BW
14 30 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
15 28 (0.33%) Oracle BI EE
15 28 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
16 26 (0.31%) SAP BI
17 23 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
17 23 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
18 20 (0.24%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 283 (3.35%) JIRA
2 79 (0.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 40 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 35 (0.41%) Axure RP
5 25 (0.30%) Visual Studio
6 24 (0.28%) Rational Rose
7 21 (0.25%) ERwin
8 12 (0.14%) Cucumber
9 11 (0.13%) Jenkins
10 10 (0.12%) Talend Open Studio
11 9 (0.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 8 (0.095%) SpecFlow
13 7 (0.083%) MSTest
13 7 (0.083%) SoapUI
13 7 (0.083%) Toad
14 6 (0.071%) ProtoShare
15 5 (0.059%) Eclipse
15 5 (0.059%) Oracle Forms
15 5 (0.059%) Rational DOORS
16 4 (0.047%) LSMW
General
1 3145 (37.28%) Finance
2 1186 (14.06%) Banking
3 1003 (11.89%) Retail
4 500 (5.93%) Investment Banking
5 345 (4.09%) Front Office
6 342 (4.05%) Back Office
7 334 (3.96%) Marketing
8 291 (3.45%) Telecoms
9 253 (3.00%) Legal
10 173 (2.05%) Law
11 169 (2.00%) Manufacturing
12 154 (1.83%) Advertising
13 129 (1.53%) Billing
14 106 (1.26%) Financial Institution
15 105 (1.24%) Retail Banking
16 100 (1.19%) Publishing
17 68 (0.81%) Automotive
18 60 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
19 55 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
20 49 (0.58%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 314 (3.72%) .NET
2 203 (2.41%) XML
3 119 (1.41%) Web Services
4 90 (1.07%) HTML
5 59 (0.70%) CSS
6 42 (0.50%) .NET Framework
7 37 (0.44%) FIX Protocol
8 34 (0.40%) ASP.NET
9 32 (0.38%) EDI
10 21 (0.25%) SOAP
11 20 (0.24%) Middleware
12 19 (0.23%) Mason
13 16 (0.19%) JSON
14 12 (0.14%) REST
14 12 (0.14%) Velocity
14 12 (0.14%) XHTML
15 11 (0.13%) FpML
16 9 (0.11%) WSDL
16 9 (0.11%) XSLT
17 8 (0.095%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1517 (17.98%) Analytical Skills
2 386 (4.58%) Management Information System
3 333 (3.95%) Derivative
4 289 (3.43%) Fixed Income
5 273 (3.24%) User Experience
6 251 (2.98%) Equities
7 202 (2.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 194 (2.30%) Computer Science
9 166 (1.97%) Mobile App
10 143 (1.70%) FMCG
11 119 (1.41%) Credit Risk
12 101 (1.20%) Market Risk
13 79 (0.94%) Mathematics
13 79 (0.94%) Visualisation
14 76 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
15 72 (0.85%) Data Structures
15 72 (0.85%) Hedge funds
16 62 (0.73%) Equity Derivative
17 60 (0.71%) Fintech
18 57 (0.68%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 78 (0.92%) Windows
2 39 (0.46%) Apple iOS
3 34 (0.40%) Unix
4 32 (0.38%) Android
5 22 (0.26%) Linux
6 19 (0.23%) Windows Server
7 13 (0.15%) Windows 7
8 11 (0.13%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.047%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.036%) VMS
10 3 (0.036%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.024%) AIX
11 2 (0.024%) Solaris
11 2 (0.024%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.012%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.012%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3632 (43.05%) Business Analysis
2 2926 (34.68%) Agile Software Development
3 1580 (18.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 1308 (15.50%) Project Management
5 1074 (12.73%) SDLC
6 1000 (11.85%) Scrum
7 920 (10.91%) Use Case
8 903 (10.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 885 (10.49%) UML
10 812 (9.63%) Waterfall
11 764 (9.06%) User Stories
12 731 (8.67%) E-Commerce
13 610 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
14 571 (6.77%) PRINCE2
15 548 (6.50%) Change Management
16 540 (6.40%) CRM
17 529 (6.27%) Data Modelling
18 479 (5.68%) Workflow
19 395 (4.68%) Requirements Analysis
20 387 (4.59%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1015 (12.03%) SQL
2 205 (2.43%) Java
3 166 (1.97%) C#
4 77 (0.91%) C
5 67 (0.79%) JavaScript
6 54 (0.64%) T-SQL
7 49 (0.58%) PHP
8 47 (0.56%) VBA
9 33 (0.39%) PL/SQL
10 24 (0.28%) VB
11 15 (0.18%) C++
12 13 (0.15%) ABAP
13 11 (0.13%) COBOL
13 11 (0.13%) Python
14 10 (0.12%) R
14 10 (0.12%) RPG
15 6 (0.071%) SAPscript
16 5 (0.059%) VB.NET
17 4 (0.047%) Shell Script
18 3 (0.036%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1296 (15.36%) Degree
2 763 (9.04%) ISEB
3 120 (1.42%) Security Cleared
4 92 (1.09%) PMI Certification
5 90 (1.07%) SC Cleared
6 83 (0.98%) IIBA
7 78 (0.92%) CBAP
8 70 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 53 (0.63%) ACCA
10 52 (0.62%) PMP
11 47 (0.56%) CIMA
12 21 (0.25%) CITP
13 15 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 14 (0.17%) PhD
15 10 (0.12%) ISTQB
15 10 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (0.12%) Postgraduate
16 9 (0.11%) CIPFA
17 7 (0.083%) DV Cleared
17 7 (0.083%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 431 (5.11%) QA
2 179 (2.12%) MiFID
3 144 (1.71%) EMIR
4 108 (1.28%) Dodd-Frank
5 105 (1.24%) Data Quality
6 55 (0.65%) FATCA
7 52 (0.62%) Solvency II
8 41 (0.49%) SEPA
9 36 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 33 (0.39%) ISO 9001
11 22 (0.26%) SLA
12 18 (0.21%) Basel III
12 18 (0.21%) CRD IV
13 15 (0.18%) TickIT
14 14 (0.17%) Basel II
15 13 (0.15%) COREP
15 13 (0.15%) FINREP
16 8 (0.095%) AIFMD
17 7 (0.083%) GAAP
18 5 (0.059%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (0.13%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.036%) SAP ITS
3 1 (0.012%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.095%) Puppet
3 6 (0.071%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (0.024%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.024%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.012%) FlexNet
5 1 (0.012%) MOM
5 1 (0.012%) Netcool
Vendors
1 714 (8.46%) Microsoft
2 365 (4.33%) Oracle
3 329 (3.90%) SAP
4 204 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
5 86 (1.02%) Tableau
6 72 (0.85%) hybris
7 69 (0.82%) Cognos
8 64 (0.76%) JD Edwards
9 63 (0.75%) IBM
10 59 (0.70%) ATG
11 57 (0.68%) Hyperion
12 52 (0.62%) Calypso
13 51 (0.60%) Charles River
14 47 (0.56%) Murex
15 40 (0.47%) Google
16 29 (0.34%) Demandware
17 27 (0.32%) Teradata
18 25 (0.30%) Atlassian
18 25 (0.30%) Guidewire
18 25 (0.30%) SunGard
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