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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 14 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 25 31 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 11.31% 12.40% 14.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.68% 12.55% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 17
Average salary £45,750 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.37% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £55,000 £40,800
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
214 247 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 96.83% 98.80% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 161 219 101
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £46,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 July 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Halifax

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 7 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 (65.79%) Retail
2 24 (63.16%) Business Analysis
2 24 (63.16%) Banking
3 20 (52.63%) QA
4 14 (36.84%) Retail Banking
5 10 (26.32%) Lean Six Sigma
5 10 (26.32%) Finance
5 10 (26.32%) Six Sigma
6 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (21.05%) Validation
6 8 (21.05%) Requirements Management
7 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (13.16%) UML
8 5 (13.16%) Use Case
9 4 (10.53%) Workflow
9 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
9 4 (10.53%) SDLC
10 3 (7.89%) User Experience
10 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
10 3 (7.89%) ISEB
11 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
11 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
11 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
11 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
11 2 (5.26%) Pega
11 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Analysis
11 2 (5.26%) User Stories
11 2 (5.26%) Relational Database

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
1 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 25 (65.79%) Retail
2 24 (63.16%) Banking
3 14 (36.84%) Retail Banking
4 10 (26.32%) Finance
5 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) User Experience
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Business Analysis
2 10 (26.32%) Lean Six Sigma
2 10 (26.32%) Six Sigma
3 8 (21.05%) Validation
3 8 (21.05%) Requirements Management
3 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.16%) UML
5 5 (13.16%) Use Case
6 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 4 (10.53%) Workflow
6 4 (10.53%) SDLC
7 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (5.26%) User Stories
8 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.26%) Coaching
8 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Analysis
9 1 (2.63%) SEO
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) ISEB
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (52.63%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.26%) Pega
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago