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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 23 29 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 27 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 7.96% 2.41% 8.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.16% 2.55% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 15
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,026
% change year-on-year
- +6.18%
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
331 157 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 97.64% 94.58% 99.54%
Number of salaries quoted 280 138 177
Average salary £37,500 £40,300 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.94% +15.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Business Analyst
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 32 (74.42%) Finance
2 25 (58.14%) SaaS
3 24 (55.81%) User Acceptance Testing
4 17 (39.53%) UML
5 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
6 10 (23.26%) QA
7 7 (16.28%) CIMA
7 7 (16.28%) ACCA
7 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
7 7 (16.28%) MS Office
7 7 (16.28%) Fault Management
7 7 (16.28%) Google
7 7 (16.28%) Degree
7 7 (16.28%) Usability Testing
7 7 (16.28%) Google Apps
7 7 (16.28%) User Stories
8 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (13.95%) Integration Testing
8 6 (13.95%) V-Model
8 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
9 5 (11.63%) Business Analysis
10 3 (6.98%) Banking
10 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
10 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (6.98%) Scrum

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 7 (16.28%) MS Office
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (58.14%) SaaS
2 7 (16.28%) Google Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 32 (74.42%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) User Acceptance Testing
2 17 (39.53%) UML
3 7 (16.28%) Fault Management
3 7 (16.28%) Usability Testing
3 7 (16.28%) User Stories
4 6 (13.95%) Integration Testing
4 6 (13.95%) V-Model
5 5 (11.63%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.98%) Scrum
6 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) ACCA
1 7 (16.28%) CIMA
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) Google