The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 29 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 7 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 4.09% 4.29% 4.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.49% 5.31% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 9
Average salary £40,000 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Business Analysis
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
156 113 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 91.23% 80.71% 70.85%
Number of salaries quoted 138 89 120
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,255 £21,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Halifax

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Halifax

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (33.33%) Validation
4 5 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (33.33%) User Stories
4 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (26.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) Scrum
6 3 (20.00%) Workflow
6 3 (20.00%) Use Case
7 2 (13.33%) QA
7 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
7 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (13.33%) TDD
7 2 (13.33%) Banking
7 2 (13.33%) Marketing
7 2 (13.33%) Project Management
7 2 (13.33%) Advertising
7 2 (13.33%) Change Management
7 2 (13.33%) MySQL
7 2 (13.33%) Change Control
8 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
8 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
8 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
8 1 (6.67%) CSS
8 1 (6.67%) ITIL

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (6.67%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Business Analyst
1 13 (86.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Business Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Business Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Lead Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Junior
4 2 (13.33%) Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Change Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) Ajax
1 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.67%) WCF
1 1 (6.67%) jQuery
1 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (33.33%) User Stories
3 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 5 (33.33%) Validation
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (26.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Use Case
5 3 (20.00%) Workflow
5 3 (20.00%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) TDD
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) Change Management
6 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Change Control
6 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
7 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C#
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
1 1 (6.67%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) CISSP
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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