The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 42 38 59
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 201 148 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.30% 5.32% 3.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.48% 5.54% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 149 130 79
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,750 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3667 2673 2368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.65% 96.01% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2952 2178 2037
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Business Analyst
West Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Leeds

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 175 (48.34%) Business Analysis
2 114 (31.49%) Finance
3 106 (29.28%) Project Management
4 89 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (22.38%) Scrum
6 57 (15.75%) E-Commerce
7 46 (12.71%) User Stories
8 43 (11.88%) Business Intelligence
9 42 (11.60%) UML
10 38 (10.50%) Data Warehouse
11 37 (10.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 37 (10.22%) TDD
12 30 (8.29%) Banking
13 29 (8.01%) Java
13 29 (8.01%) Microsoft
14 28 (7.73%) ISEB
14 28 (7.73%) .NET
15 27 (7.46%) SQL
15 27 (7.46%) MS Excel
15 27 (7.46%) BDD
16 26 (7.18%) Waterfall
16 26 (7.18%) Retail
17 25 (6.91%) Use Case
17 25 (6.91%) Marketing
17 25 (6.91%) Analytics
18 23 (6.35%) User Acceptance Testing
19 22 (6.08%) Validation
20 21 (5.80%) SQL Server
21 20 (5.52%) C#
22 19 (5.25%) Change Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (3.04%) SAS
2 3 (0.83%) CMS
3 2 (0.55%) Confluence
4 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.87%) MS Visio
3 9 (2.49%) SPSS
4 4 (1.10%) MS Project
4 4 (1.10%) MS Office
5 2 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (10.50%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (5.80%) SQL Server
3 11 (3.04%) Oracle Database
4 9 (2.49%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (2.21%) Data Mining
6 4 (1.10%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.83%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.55%) MS Access
9 1 (0.28%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 9 (2.49%) JIRA
2 4 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.28%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.28%) TestNG
General
1 114 (31.49%) Finance
2 30 (8.29%) Banking
3 26 (7.18%) Retail
4 25 (6.91%) Marketing
5 14 (3.87%) Telecoms
6 13 (3.59%) Games
7 9 (2.49%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.83%) Back Office
9 2 (0.55%) Advertising
9 2 (0.55%) Law
10 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (7.73%) .NET
2 9 (2.49%) J2EE
2 9 (2.49%) ASP.NET
3 6 (1.66%) XML
4 1 (0.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (4.97%) IVR
2 12 (3.31%) Visualisation
3 9 (2.49%) Digital Media
4 7 (1.93%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.10%) Data Conversion
6 4 (1.10%) FMCG
7 3 (0.83%) Online Games
8 2 (0.55%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.55%) Equities
9 1 (0.28%) GIS
9 1 (0.28%) Telematics
9 1 (0.28%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.28%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (48.34%) Business Analysis
2 106 (29.28%) Project Management
3 89 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (22.38%) Scrum
5 57 (15.75%) E-Commerce
6 46 (12.71%) User Stories
7 43 (11.88%) Business Intelligence
8 42 (11.60%) UML
9 37 (10.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 37 (10.22%) TDD
10 27 (7.46%) BDD
11 26 (7.18%) Waterfall
12 25 (6.91%) Use Case
12 25 (6.91%) Analytics
13 23 (6.35%) User Acceptance Testing
14 22 (6.08%) Validation
15 19 (5.25%) Change Management
15 19 (5.25%) Technical Architecture
16 17 (4.70%) CRM
17 15 (4.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 29 (8.01%) Java
2 27 (7.46%) SQL
3 20 (5.52%) C#
4 10 (2.76%) VBA
4 10 (2.76%) PHP
5 8 (2.21%) T-SQL
6 6 (1.66%) VB
7 2 (0.55%) VBScript
8 1 (0.28%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 28 (7.73%) ISEB
2 5 (1.38%) Degree
3 3 (0.83%) CBAP
4 1 (0.28%) HNC
4 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.28%) PMP
4 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.28%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.10%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 29 (8.01%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.59%) Oracle
3 9 (2.49%) Neolane
3 9 (2.49%) Tableau
4 5 (1.38%) Business Objects
5 4 (1.10%) SAP
6 2 (0.55%) Cognos
7 1 (0.28%) Primavera
7 1 (0.28%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.28%) Cisco
7 1 (0.28%) Avaya
7 1 (0.28%) Genesys
7 1 (0.28%) CA
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