The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax 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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 18 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 22 30 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 9.69% 14.35% 9.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.28% 14.42% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 9
Average salary £45,750 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.06% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £51,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax 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
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
214 208 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 94.27% 99.52% 93.13%
Number of salaries quoted 162 192 97
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Halifax

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Halifax

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 25 (64.10%) Business Analysis
2 24 (61.54%) Retail
3 23 (58.97%) Banking
4 20 (51.28%) QA
5 12 (30.77%) Retail Banking
6 10 (25.64%) Six Sigma
6 10 (25.64%) Finance
6 10 (25.64%) Lean Six Sigma
7 8 (20.51%) Requirements Management
7 8 (20.51%) Validation
8 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (12.82%) Workflow
9 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (12.82%) UML
9 5 (12.82%) Use Case
10 4 (10.26%) SDLC
11 3 (7.69%) User Experience
11 3 (7.69%) Waterfall
11 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
11 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
11 3 (7.69%) ISEB
11 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
11 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
12 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
12 2 (5.13%) Marketing
12 2 (5.13%) Degree
12 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
12 2 (5.13%) Analytics
12 2 (5.13%) Pega
12 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
1 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.56%) QlikView
General
1 24 (61.54%) Retail
2 23 (58.97%) Banking
3 12 (30.77%) Retail Banking
4 10 (25.64%) Finance
5 2 (5.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) User Experience
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) Business Analysis
2 10 (25.64%) Lean Six Sigma
2 10 (25.64%) Six Sigma
3 8 (20.51%) Validation
3 8 (20.51%) Requirements Management
4 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.82%) Use Case
5 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (12.82%) Workflow
5 5 (12.82%) UML
6 4 (10.26%) SDLC
7 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.69%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.13%) Analytics
8 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.13%) Coaching
8 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) ISEB
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (51.28%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Pega
3 1 (2.56%) Business Objects
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