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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 32 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 4 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 2.26% 3.05% 4.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 4.04% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 6
Average salary £38,750 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.60% +43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
140 99 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 79.10% 75.57% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 132 85 113
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 10 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) Validation
3 6 (42.86%) Use Case
3 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 6 (42.86%) User Stories
4 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 4 (28.57%) Identity Management
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) UML
4 4 (28.57%) ISEB
4 4 (28.57%) CISSP
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (28.57%) Information Security
4 4 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (28.57%) BPMN
5 2 (14.29%) Banking
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) QA
5 2 (14.29%) Marketing
5 2 (14.29%) Requirements Management
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Workflow
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) MySQL
5 2 (14.29%) Advertising

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Advertising
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Business Analyst
1 13 (92.86%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Lead Business Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Business Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Change Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (42.86%) Validation
2 6 (42.86%) Use Case
2 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
2 6 (42.86%) User Stories
3 4 (28.57%) BPMN
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Information Security
3 4 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Identity Management
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) UML
3 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Requirements Management
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ISEB
1 4 (28.57%) CISSP
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA