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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 20 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 14 8 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 7.22% 4.37% 10.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.25% 4.73% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 15
Average salary £28,250 £42,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.91% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £42,550 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,950 £48,000
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
193 169 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 99.48% 92.35% 98.25%
Number of salaries quoted 165 129 196
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £54,000
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 19 December 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Halifax

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 38 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (56.25%) XML
3 24 (50.00%) XSLT
3 24 (50.00%) Data Analysis
4 22 (45.83%) SOA
5 19 (39.58%) Web Services
6 16 (33.33%) SQL
7 14 (29.17%) Waterfall
8 13 (27.08%) User Stories
8 13 (27.08%) Systems Analysis
9 12 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (22.92%) Finance
11 9 (18.75%) Business Analysis
12 5 (10.42%) NoSQL
12 5 (10.42%) Data Mapping
12 5 (10.42%) Banking
13 4 (8.33%) Degree
14 3 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
14 3 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
14 3 (6.25%) Workflow
14 3 (6.25%) Scrum
15 2 (4.17%) Project Management
15 2 (4.17%) Change Management
15 2 (4.17%) MySQL
15 2 (4.17%) Use Case
15 2 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
15 2 (4.17%) Test Scripting
15 2 (4.17%) Software Architecture
15 2 (4.17%) Change Control
15 2 (4.17%) Marketing

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.17%) MySQL
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (56.25%) XML
2 24 (50.00%) XSLT
3 19 (39.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 22 (45.83%) SOA
4 14 (29.17%) Waterfall
5 13 (27.08%) User Stories
5 13 (27.08%) Systems Analysis
6 12 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (18.75%) Business Analysis
8 5 (10.42%) Data Mapping
9 3 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (6.25%) Scrum
9 3 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (6.25%) Workflow
10 2 (4.17%) Project Management
10 2 (4.17%) Change Management
10 2 (4.17%) Use Case
10 2 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (4.17%) Test Scripting
10 2 (4.17%) Software Architecture
10 2 (4.17%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 16 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.08%) Remedy
Halifax, West Yorkshire
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