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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 35 44 33
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 229 180 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 6.26% 5.30% 6.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.40% 5.51% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 183 143 162
Average salary £37,500 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +2.38%
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
3576 3269 2770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.81% 96.29% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2894 2557 2293
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 199 (42.80%) Business Analysis
2 167 (35.91%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (29.89%) Finance
4 80 (17.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 70 (15.05%) Scrum
6 68 (14.62%) Project Management
7 67 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
8 54 (11.61%) UML
9 46 (9.89%) Waterfall
10 42 (9.03%) SQL
11 37 (7.96%) MS Excel
11 37 (7.96%) Retail
11 37 (7.96%) Use Case
11 37 (7.96%) User Acceptance Testing
12 36 (7.74%) Degree
13 35 (7.53%) E-Commerce
13 35 (7.53%) Microsoft
14 34 (7.31%) ISEB
15 33 (7.10%) User Stories
16 31 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
17 30 (6.45%) Change Management
18 29 (6.24%) MS Visio
19 28 (6.02%) Management Information System
20 26 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
20 26 (5.59%) SaaS
21 25 (5.38%) Enterprise Software
21 25 (5.38%) MS Project
21 25 (5.38%) Migration
22 24 (5.16%) Information Management
22 24 (5.16%) Data Modelling

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (2.37%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.15%) Documentum
2 10 (2.15%) Alfresco
3 6 (1.29%) FileNet
4 5 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 37 (7.96%) MS Excel
2 29 (6.24%) MS Visio
3 25 (5.38%) MS Project
4 20 (4.30%) MS Office
5 14 (3.01%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.37%) Internet
2 5 (1.08%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.44%) Data Mining
2 10 (2.15%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (1.94%) JIRA
3 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (0.65%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.22%) Rational Rose
General
1 139 (29.89%) Finance
2 37 (7.96%) Retail
3 17 (3.66%) Marketing
4 8 (1.72%) Legal
5 7 (1.51%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.51%) Advertising
6 4 (0.86%) Automotive
7 3 (0.65%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.22%) Law
9 1 (0.22%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.44%) .NET
2 14 (3.01%) XML
3 9 (1.94%) Web Services
4 6 (1.29%) WSDL
4 6 (1.29%) .NET Framework
5 3 (0.65%) HTML
6 1 (0.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 67 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (6.02%) Management Information System
3 25 (5.38%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (2.58%) Client/Server
5 9 (1.94%) Digital Media
6 7 (1.51%) User Experience
7 6 (1.29%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.08%) Data Extraction
9 4 (0.86%) FMCG
9 4 (0.86%) Data Conversion
10 2 (0.43%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.43%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.22%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.22%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.22%) Open Source
11 1 (0.22%) Social Media
11 1 (0.22%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (42.80%) Business Analysis
2 167 (35.91%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (17.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 70 (15.05%) Scrum
5 68 (14.62%) Project Management
6 54 (11.61%) UML
7 46 (9.89%) Waterfall
8 37 (7.96%) Use Case
8 37 (7.96%) User Acceptance Testing
9 35 (7.53%) E-Commerce
10 33 (7.10%) User Stories
11 31 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
12 30 (6.45%) Change Management
13 26 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (5.38%) Migration
15 24 (5.16%) Business Process Improvement
15 24 (5.16%) Data Modelling
15 24 (5.16%) Information Management
16 23 (4.95%) BPMN
16 23 (4.95%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 42 (9.03%) SQL
2 14 (3.01%) T-SQL
3 9 (1.94%) Java
4 7 (1.51%) C
4 7 (1.51%) VBA
5 4 (0.86%) VB
5 4 (0.86%) C#
6 1 (0.22%) PHP
6 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (7.74%) Degree
2 34 (7.31%) ISEB
3 14 (3.01%) VCP4
4 11 (2.37%) CBAP
5 4 (0.86%) PMP
5 4 (0.86%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.86%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.43%) ACCA
6 2 (0.43%) CIMA
6 2 (0.43%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (0.43%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.72%) QA
2 2 (0.43%) SLA
3 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 35 (7.53%) Microsoft
2 10 (2.15%) Oracle
2 10 (2.15%) Open Text
3 6 (1.29%) IBM
3 6 (1.29%) HP
3 6 (1.29%) EMC
3 6 (1.29%) Stellent
4 2 (0.43%) Cisco
5 1 (0.22%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.22%) SAP
5 1 (0.22%) LexisNexis
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