The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 29 27 35
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 22 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 6.98% 8.33% 4.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.12% 8.53% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 6
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £40,635
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
North 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 Harrogate 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
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
309 258 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 98.10% 97.73% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 296 238 162
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Harrogate

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 29 (64.44%) Finance
1 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (53.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 23 (51.11%) SaaS
4 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
5 15 (33.33%) ACCA
5 15 (33.33%) CIMA
6 13 (28.89%) Degree
6 13 (28.89%) User Stories
6 13 (28.89%) Usability Testing
6 13 (28.89%) QA
7 12 (26.67%) UML
8 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
8 11 (24.44%) MS Office
8 11 (24.44%) Google
8 11 (24.44%) Fault Management
8 11 (24.44%) Google Apps
9 10 (22.22%) Business Analysis
10 6 (13.33%) ISEB
11 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
11 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
11 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (11.11%) V-Model
11 5 (11.11%) Integration Testing
11 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (6.67%) BPR
12 3 (6.67%) Project Management
12 3 (6.67%) Retail
13 2 (4.44%) Billing

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 11 (24.44%) MS Office
1 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (51.11%) SaaS
2 11 (24.44%) Google Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 29 (64.44%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) User Experience
2 2 (4.44%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (53.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (28.89%) Usability Testing
3 13 (28.89%) User Stories
4 12 (26.67%) UML
5 11 (24.44%) Fault Management
6 10 (22.22%) Business Analysis
7 5 (11.11%) V-Model
7 5 (11.11%) Integration Testing
7 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.67%) BPR
8 3 (6.67%) Project Management
8 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.44%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (4.44%) Migration
9 2 (4.44%) Test Scripting
9 2 (4.44%) Data Migration
9 2 (4.44%) Data Protection
9 2 (4.44%) Data Mapping
9 2 (4.44%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) ACCA
1 15 (33.33%) CIMA
2 13 (28.89%) Degree
3 6 (13.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.89%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
2 11 (24.44%) Google
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