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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 27 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 37 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 9.27% 6.94% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.34% 7.10% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 3
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
396 310 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 99.25% 97.79% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 369 258 154
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 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
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Harrogate region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 62 (93.94%) Finance
2 47 (71.21%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (51.52%) Microsoft
4 32 (48.48%) SaaS
5 29 (43.94%) MS Excel
5 29 (43.94%) ACCA
5 29 (43.94%) CIMA
6 28 (42.42%) Scrum
6 28 (42.42%) .NET
7 17 (25.76%) Usability Testing
7 17 (25.76%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (25.76%) User Stories
7 17 (25.76%) QA
8 15 (22.73%) Fault Management
8 15 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (22.73%) Marketing
8 15 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (22.73%) User Experience
8 15 (22.73%) Software Delivery
8 15 (22.73%) Product Marketing
8 15 (22.73%) SQL
9 14 (21.21%) E-Commerce
9 14 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (19.70%) UML
11 9 (13.64%) Social Media
12 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (4.55%) Data Structures
13 3 (4.55%) SDLC
13 3 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
13 3 (4.55%) Systems Analysis

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 29 (43.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 32 (48.48%) SaaS
2 17 (25.76%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.52%) DB2
1 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.52%) SAP BI
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 62 (93.94%) Finance
2 15 (22.73%) Marketing
3 3 (4.55%) Billing
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (42.42%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
1 15 (22.73%) User Experience
2 9 (13.64%) Social Media
3 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.55%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.55%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.55%) APACS
5 1 (1.52%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (71.21%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (42.42%) Scrum
3 17 (25.76%) User Stories
3 17 (25.76%) Usability Testing
4 15 (22.73%) Product Marketing
4 15 (22.73%) Fault Management
4 15 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
4 15 (22.73%) Software Delivery
5 14 (21.21%) E-Commerce
5 14 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (19.70%) UML
7 3 (4.55%) Project Management
7 3 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (4.55%) SDLC
8 2 (3.03%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.03%) Data Analysis
9 1 (1.52%) ITIL
9 1 (1.52%) ERP
9 1 (1.52%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.73%) SQL
2 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (43.94%) ACCA
1 29 (43.94%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (25.76%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.52%) SAP
2 1 (1.52%) Cognos
2 1 (1.52%) IBM