The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 28 37 47
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 288 152 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.61% 5.76% 5.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.86% 6.04% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 236 118 123
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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 Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3662 2518 2643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.72% 95.45% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2855 1939 2156
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 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 22 August 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 227 (45.58%) Business Analysis
2 179 (35.94%) Finance
3 118 (23.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 108 (21.69%) Project Management
5 92 (18.47%) Scrum
6 84 (16.87%) Business Intelligence
7 81 (16.27%) Agile Software Development
8 62 (12.45%) UML
9 61 (12.25%) Data Warehouse
10 59 (11.85%) Retail
11 55 (11.04%) User Stories
12 53 (10.64%) E-Commerce
13 51 (10.24%) SQL
14 40 (8.03%) Migration
15 39 (7.83%) Business Process Improvement
16 38 (7.63%) Data Migration
17 37 (7.43%) Use Case
18 36 (7.23%) T-SQL
19 35 (7.03%) Supplier Management
20 34 (6.83%) Time Management
20 34 (6.83%) Analytics
21 31 (6.22%) Banking
21 31 (6.22%) DSDM
22 28 (5.62%) ISEB
23 27 (5.42%) CRM
23 27 (5.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 26 (5.22%) User Acceptance Testing
24 26 (5.22%) Data Modelling
24 26 (5.22%) Data Analysis
24 26 (5.22%) Systems Analysis

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 13 (2.61%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.81%) SAS
3 2 (0.40%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (1.81%) SPSS
1 9 (1.81%) MS Project
2 8 (1.61%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.41%) MS Office
4 6 (1.20%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.20%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (12.25%) Data Warehouse
2 27 (5.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 24 (4.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (4.22%) SQL Server
5 19 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (3.21%) Oracle Database
7 9 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.41%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.41%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.00%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.60%) MS Access
11 1 (0.20%) Cognos Powerplay
11 1 (0.20%) Star Schema
11 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.20%) Cognos Transformer
11 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 20 (4.02%) JIRA
2 7 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.80%) Rational Rose
4 2 (0.40%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 179 (35.94%) Finance
2 59 (11.85%) Retail
3 31 (6.22%) Banking
4 15 (3.01%) Games
5 14 (2.81%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.81%) Marketing
6 12 (2.41%) Retail Banking
7 5 (1.00%) Legal
8 2 (0.40%) Law
9 1 (0.20%) Back Office
9 1 (0.20%) Advertising
9 1 (0.20%) Billing
9 1 (0.20%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.62%) .NET
2 7 (1.41%) XML
3 3 (0.60%) XSLT
3 3 (0.60%) WSDL
4 2 (0.40%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.40%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.40%) Web Services
4 2 (0.40%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (2.81%) IVR
2 12 (2.41%) Visualisation
3 8 (1.61%) Management Information System
3 8 (1.61%) Client/Server
3 8 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (1.41%) FMCG
5 5 (1.00%) Online Games
6 2 (0.40%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.20%) PMI
7 1 (0.20%) NHS
7 1 (0.20%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.20%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.20%) UNIX
1 1 (0.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (45.58%) Business Analysis
2 118 (23.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 108 (21.69%) Project Management
4 92 (18.47%) Scrum
5 84 (16.87%) Business Intelligence
6 81 (16.27%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (12.45%) UML
8 55 (11.04%) User Stories
9 53 (10.64%) E-Commerce
10 40 (8.03%) Migration
11 39 (7.83%) Business Process Improvement
12 38 (7.63%) Data Migration
13 37 (7.43%) Use Case
14 35 (7.03%) Supplier Management
15 34 (6.83%) Time Management
15 34 (6.83%) Analytics
16 31 (6.22%) DSDM
17 27 (5.42%) CRM
18 26 (5.22%) User Acceptance Testing
18 26 (5.22%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 51 (10.24%) SQL
2 36 (7.23%) T-SQL
3 20 (4.02%) Java
4 6 (1.20%) VBA
5 4 (0.80%) PHP
5 4 (0.80%) C#
5 4 (0.80%) VB
6 2 (0.40%) VBScript
7 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.20%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 28 (5.62%) ISEB
2 10 (2.01%) Degree
3 5 (1.00%) CBAP
4 2 (0.40%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.20%) PMP
5 1 (0.20%) CIMA
5 1 (0.20%) MBA
5 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.20%) SLA
2 2 (0.40%) QA
3 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.20%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 18 (3.61%) Oracle
1 18 (3.61%) JD Edwards
2 9 (1.81%) Tableau
2 9 (1.81%) Neolane
2 9 (1.81%) Microsoft
3 3 (0.60%) SAP
3 3 (0.60%) CheckPoint
4 2 (0.40%) Cognos
5 1 (0.20%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.20%) Avaya
5 1 (0.20%) CA
5 1 (0.20%) Unisys
5 1 (0.20%) Primavera
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