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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 49 52 48
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 5123 4646 5536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.85% 4.58% 5.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.14% 4.84% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4432 3929 4826
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
99706 95896 102823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.45% 94.55% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 82263 80520 88238
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 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
(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 +2 2353 £55,000 - 397
South East +13 901 £45,000 - 100
Yorkshire +17 459 £38,000 -9.52% 77
East of England +10 374 £45,000 - 51
North West +17 295 £40,000 - 57
West Midlands -10 274 £41,500 +3.75% 44
South West +6 239 £40,000 - 69
East Midlands +20 223 £42,500 -5.55% 22
North East -37 9 £28,500 -31.32% 4
Midlands +11 2 £50,000 +4.16% 1
Business Analyst
UK

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 4458 (42.26%) Business Analysis
2 3643 (34.53%) Finance
3 3184 (30.18%) Agile Software Development
4 1804 (17.10%) Project Management
5 1715 (16.26%) SQL
6 1602 (15.18%) Analytical Skills
7 1555 (14.74%) Stakeholder Management
8 1342 (12.72%) Degree
9 1315 (12.46%) UML
10 1224 (11.60%) Retail
11 1202 (11.39%) Banking
12 1137 (10.78%) Scrum
13 1112 (10.54%) User Acceptance Testing
14 1019 (9.66%) ISEB
15 988 (9.36%) Business Intelligence
16 948 (8.99%) E-Commerce
17 946 (8.97%) Microsoft
18 909 (8.62%) Use Case
19 890 (8.44%) PRINCE2
20 841 (7.97%) Waterfall
21 793 (7.52%) User Stories
22 782 (7.41%) CRM
23 778 (7.37%) MS Excel
24 754 (7.15%) Data Analysis
25 746 (7.07%) Change Management
26 624 (5.91%) Data Modelling
27 616 (5.84%) SQL Server
28 592 (5.61%) Marketing
29 582 (5.52%) Oracle
30 525 (4.98%) QA

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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
1 288 (2.73%) SharePoint
2 151 (1.43%) CMS
3 60 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 57 (0.54%) SAS
5 55 (0.52%) WebSphere
6 29 (0.27%) Confluence
7 25 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
8 23 (0.22%) Alfresco
9 22 (0.21%) Documentum
10 21 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
11 17 (0.16%) IIS
12 13 (0.12%) NetWeaver
13 10 (0.095%) Drupal
13 10 (0.095%) BizTalk Server
13 10 (0.095%) WebLogic
14 9 (0.085%) Adobe CQ
15 8 (0.076%) Sitecore CMS
16 7 (0.066%) IBM Notes
16 7 (0.066%) SharePoint Server
17 6 (0.057%) Lync
Applications
1 778 (7.37%) MS Excel
2 520 (4.93%) MS Visio
3 406 (3.85%) MS Office
4 257 (2.44%) MS Project
5 177 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
6 39 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
7 27 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
8 23 (0.22%) SPSS
9 11 (0.10%) FastStats
10 5 (0.047%) PowerPivot
11 4 (0.038%) Photoshop
12 2 (0.019%) Adobe Illustrator
13 1 (0.009%) S-PLUS
13 1 (0.009%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.009%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 152 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 72 (0.68%) SAP FI
3 67 (0.64%) SAP CO
4 66 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
5 63 (0.60%) Oracle General Ledger
6 62 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
6 62 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
7 51 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
8 43 (0.41%) Oracle Assets
8 43 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
9 42 (0.40%) SAP CRM
10 40 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
11 38 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
11 38 (0.36%) SAP SD
12 33 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
13 30 (0.28%) LatentZero
14 29 (0.27%) Magento
15 28 (0.27%) Summit
16 27 (0.26%) Google Analytics
16 27 (0.26%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 136 (1.29%) SaaS
2 40 (0.38%) Force.com
3 25 (0.24%) LucidChart
4 16 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
5 13 (0.12%) Google Apps
6 9 (0.085%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (0.066%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.066%) IBM Blueworks
8 6 (0.057%) Office 365
8 6 (0.057%) Taleo
9 5 (0.047%) PaaS
10 3 (0.028%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (0.028%) Amazon AWS
11 1 (0.009%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 104 (0.99%) Internet
2 45 (0.43%) Intranet
3 30 (0.28%) MPLS
4 23 (0.22%) SMS
5 18 (0.17%) Extranet
6 17 (0.16%) HTTP
7 9 (0.085%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (0.076%) SWIFTNet
8 8 (0.076%) Broadband
8 8 (0.076%) Firewall
9 6 (0.057%) MVNO
9 6 (0.057%) NFC
9 6 (0.057%) FTP
10 5 (0.047%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.047%) DMZ
11 4 (0.038%) VPN
11 4 (0.038%) LAN
11 4 (0.038%) ATM
11 4 (0.038%) VoIP
12 3 (0.028%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 616 (5.84%) SQL Server
2 415 (3.93%) Data Warehouse
3 308 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 233 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 221 (2.09%) Relational Database
6 182 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 128 (1.21%) Data Mining
8 110 (1.04%) QlikView
9 104 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
10 90 (0.85%) Oracle Database
11 79 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
11 79 (0.75%) MS Access
12 72 (0.68%) OLAP
12 72 (0.68%) Oracle BI EE
13 63 (0.60%) Big Data
14 55 (0.52%) MySQL
15 53 (0.50%) SAP BW
16 51 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
16 51 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
17 48 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 169 (1.60%) JIRA
2 86 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 47 (0.45%) Axure RP
4 45 (0.43%) Rational Rose
5 42 (0.40%) ERwin
6 41 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 26 (0.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 26 (0.25%) Visual Studio
7 26 (0.25%) RequisitePro
7 26 (0.25%) Toad
8 21 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
9 19 (0.18%) Eclipse
9 19 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
10 17 (0.16%) Rational DOORS
11 15 (0.14%) Git (software)
12 11 (0.10%) Cucumber
13 9 (0.085%) PowerBuilder
14 5 (0.047%) CaliberRM
14 5 (0.047%) SoapUI
15 4 (0.038%) Calabash
General
1 3643 (34.53%) Finance
2 1224 (11.60%) Retail
3 1202 (11.39%) Banking
4 592 (5.61%) Marketing
5 422 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 410 (3.89%) Investment Banking
7 397 (3.76%) Front Office
8 323 (3.06%) Back Office
9 303 (2.87%) Legal
10 278 (2.64%) Manufacturing
11 238 (2.26%) Advertising
12 186 (1.76%) Law
13 156 (1.48%) Publishing
14 145 (1.37%) Retail Banking
15 132 (1.25%) Financial Institution
16 131 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
17 126 (1.19%) Billing
18 72 (0.68%) Games
19 69 (0.65%) French Language
20 64 (0.61%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 400 (3.79%) .NET
2 248 (2.35%) XML
3 151 (1.43%) Web Services
4 113 (1.07%) HTML
5 58 (0.55%) ASP.NET
6 51 (0.48%) CSS
7 42 (0.40%) EDI
8 39 (0.37%) XSLT
9 36 (0.34%) MDX
10 34 (0.32%) COM
11 31 (0.29%) .NET Framework
12 25 (0.24%) WinForms
12 25 (0.24%) J2EE
12 25 (0.24%) SOAP
13 23 (0.22%) RESTful
14 22 (0.21%) Visualforce
15 21 (0.20%) WCF
16 17 (0.16%) Middleware
16 17 (0.16%) WPF
17 11 (0.10%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1602 (15.18%) Analytical Skills
2 433 (4.10%) Management Information System
3 291 (2.76%) User Experience
4 270 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 245 (2.32%) Derivative
6 217 (2.06%) Fixed Income
7 193 (1.83%) Equities
8 185 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 152 (1.44%) FMCG
10 146 (1.38%) Credit Risk
11 114 (1.08%) Mathematics
12 109 (1.03%) Market Risk
13 97 (0.92%) Mobile App
14 87 (0.82%) Social Media
15 82 (0.78%) Digital Media
16 76 (0.72%) Reference Data
17 74 (0.70%) Data Integration
18 72 (0.68%) SWIFT
19 71 (0.67%) Hedge funds
19 71 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 91 (0.86%) Windows
2 53 (0.50%) UNIX
3 22 (0.21%) Apple iOS
3 22 (0.21%) Linux
4 21 (0.20%) Android
5 14 (0.13%) Windows 7
6 10 (0.095%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.076%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.047%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.047%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.038%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.028%) Solaris
11 1 (0.009%) VMS
11 1 (0.009%) OS/400
11 1 (0.009%) MVS
11 1 (0.009%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.009%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4458 (42.26%) Business Analysis
2 3184 (30.18%) Agile Software Development
3 1804 (17.10%) Project Management
4 1555 (14.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 1315 (12.46%) UML
6 1137 (10.78%) Scrum
7 1112 (10.54%) User Acceptance Testing
8 988 (9.36%) Business Intelligence
9 948 (8.99%) E-Commerce
10 909 (8.62%) Use Case
11 890 (8.44%) PRINCE2
12 841 (7.97%) Waterfall
13 793 (7.52%) User Stories
14 782 (7.41%) CRM
15 754 (7.15%) Data Analysis
16 746 (7.07%) Change Management
17 624 (5.91%) Data Modelling
18 491 (4.65%) Systems Analysis
19 490 (4.64%) ERP
20 486 (4.61%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1715 (16.26%) SQL
2 319 (3.02%) Java
3 216 (2.05%) T-SQL
4 168 (1.59%) C#
5 140 (1.33%) VBA
6 110 (1.04%) PL/SQL
7 76 (0.72%) VB
8 72 (0.68%) C
9 51 (0.48%) JavaScript
10 43 (0.41%) PHP
11 42 (0.40%) ABAP
12 31 (0.29%) C++
13 28 (0.27%) Python
14 22 (0.21%) Apex Code
15 18 (0.17%) R
16 12 (0.11%) Ruby
16 12 (0.11%) VB.NET
17 11 (0.10%) Tcl
18 10 (0.095%) Scala
18 10 (0.095%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 1342 (12.72%) Degree
2 1019 (9.66%) ISEB
3 126 (1.19%) Security Cleared
4 121 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 112 (1.06%) PMI Certification
6 105 (1.00%) CBAP
7 77 (0.73%) IIBA
8 73 (0.69%) SC Cleared
9 60 (0.57%) PMP
10 44 (0.42%) CCA
11 41 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
11 41 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 38 (0.36%) ACCA
13 35 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 33 (0.31%) CIMA
15 29 (0.27%) MBA
16 25 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
17 24 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
18 22 (0.21%) Six Sigma Green Belt
19 18 (0.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 525 (4.98%) QA
2 71 (0.67%) ISO 9001
3 62 (0.59%) EMIR
4 59 (0.56%) Dodd-Frank
5 51 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 46 (0.44%) Data Quality
6 46 (0.44%) SLA
7 41 (0.39%) FATCA
8 34 (0.32%) COREP
9 30 (0.28%) Basel III
10 25 (0.24%) ISO 8583
11 24 (0.23%) Solvency II
12 23 (0.22%) PCI DSS
13 21 (0.20%) MiFID
14 20 (0.19%) FINREP
14 20 (0.19%) Basel II
15 16 (0.15%) UCITS
16 15 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 13 (0.12%) CRD IV
18 6 (0.057%) HL7
System Software
1 22 (0.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.028%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.019%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.009%) Xen
4 1 (0.009%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.038%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (0.038%) Control-M
3 1 (0.009%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.009%) Nagios
3 1 (0.009%) Netcool
3 1 (0.009%) OpenView
3 1 (0.009%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 946 (8.97%) Microsoft
2 582 (5.52%) Oracle
3 513 (4.86%) SAP
4 273 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
5 201 (1.91%) Business Objects
6 137 (1.30%) Cognos
7 77 (0.73%) Tableau
8 74 (0.70%) hybris
9 70 (0.66%) JD Edwards
10 65 (0.62%) Siebel
11 61 (0.58%) IBM
12 54 (0.51%) Google
13 52 (0.49%) Charles River
14 49 (0.46%) Informatica
15 47 (0.45%) thinkFolio
15 47 (0.45%) Murex
16 45 (0.43%) Hyperion
17 41 (0.39%) MicroStrategy
18 40 (0.38%) Bloomberg
19 39 (0.37%) Calypso
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Greencore Group
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 1 hour ago
Warwickshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £44500 Per Annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: including bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Banking Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Essex
Proteus Europe
Posted: 2 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Resource Management
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car + 12% Bonus + Great Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £39355 - £48615 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum +bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago