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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 41 29 40
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 198 275 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.65% 7.46% 5.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.93% 7.72% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 175 224 114
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
3340 3562 2485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.37% 96.58% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2658 2747 1916
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 226 (54.85%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (38.83%) Finance
3 142 (34.47%) Business Analysis
4 133 (32.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 90 (21.84%) Microsoft
6 77 (18.69%) SQL
6 77 (18.69%) MS Excel
7 75 (18.20%) Scrum
8 68 (16.50%) SDLC
9 67 (16.26%) .NET
10 59 (14.32%) Waterfall
11 45 (10.92%) Requirements Analysis
11 45 (10.92%) Use Case
11 45 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
12 43 (10.44%) UML
13 39 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
14 38 (9.22%) Requirements Management
15 34 (8.25%) User Stories
16 32 (7.77%) SaaS
16 32 (7.77%) Service Delivery
16 32 (7.77%) Change Management
17 31 (7.52%) E-Commerce
18 30 (7.28%) Data Modelling
19 29 (7.04%) Project Management
19 29 (7.04%) Software Delivery
20 25 (6.07%) ISEB
20 25 (6.07%) MS Office
21 23 (5.58%) SQL Server
21 23 (5.58%) Retail
22 22 (5.34%) Workflow

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (1.46%) Confluence
2 3 (0.73%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.24%) CMS
4 1 (0.24%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 77 (18.69%) MS Excel
2 25 (6.07%) MS Office
3 17 (4.13%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.46%) MS Project
5 2 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (3.16%) Tesseract
1 13 (3.16%) Infor CRM
2 7 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.49%) SAP SCM
3 2 (0.49%) SAP LE
3 2 (0.49%) SAP HCM
3 2 (0.49%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (0.49%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.49%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.49%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.49%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.13%) Intranet
2 9 (2.18%) Extranet
3 3 (0.73%) Internet
4 2 (0.49%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (5.58%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (1.70%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.73%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.49%) SAP BI
7 2 (0.49%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.24%) QlikView
8 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.24%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (1.46%) JIRA
1 6 (1.46%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 4 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.49%) TeamCity
General
1 160 (38.83%) Finance
2 23 (5.58%) Retail
3 22 (5.34%) Banking
4 11 (2.67%) Legal
4 11 (2.67%) Marketing
5 9 (2.18%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.73%) Back Office
6 3 (0.73%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.49%) Games
8 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (16.26%) .NET
2 10 (2.43%) XML
3 6 (1.46%) Web Services
4 4 (0.97%) HTML
4 4 (0.97%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.73%) CSS
5 3 (0.73%) Ajax
5 3 (0.73%) jQuery
6 2 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.49%) HTML5
6 2 (0.49%) CSS3
6 2 (0.49%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 2 (0.49%) WCF
6 2 (0.49%) WPF
6 2 (0.49%) LINQ
6 2 (0.49%) SOAP
6 2 (0.49%) WSDL
7 1 (0.24%) DOM
7 1 (0.24%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.88%) Data Centre
3 12 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (2.67%) Client/Server
5 10 (2.43%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.18%) Social Media
7 4 (0.97%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.73%) Smartphone
8 3 (0.73%) FMCG
9 2 (0.49%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.49%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.49%) User Experience
10 1 (0.24%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.24%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.24%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.24%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.24%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.24%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.24%) UNIX
1 1 (0.24%) Windows
1 1 (0.24%) Linux
1 1 (0.24%) Android
1 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (54.85%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (34.47%) Business Analysis
3 133 (32.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 75 (18.20%) Scrum
5 68 (16.50%) SDLC
6 59 (14.32%) Waterfall
7 45 (10.92%) Requirements Analysis
7 45 (10.92%) Use Case
8 43 (10.44%) UML
9 39 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
10 38 (9.22%) Requirements Management
11 34 (8.25%) User Stories
12 32 (7.77%) Service Delivery
12 32 (7.77%) Change Management
13 31 (7.52%) E-Commerce
14 30 (7.28%) Data Modelling
15 29 (7.04%) Project Management
15 29 (7.04%) Software Delivery
16 22 (5.34%) Workflow
17 20 (4.85%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 77 (18.69%) SQL
2 17 (4.13%) Java
3 6 (1.46%) C#
4 5 (1.21%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.73%) VB.NET
5 3 (0.73%) Uniface
6 2 (0.49%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.49%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (6.07%) ISEB
2 17 (4.13%) ACCA
2 17 (4.13%) CIMA
2 17 (4.13%) Degree
3 3 (0.73%) APMG
4 2 (0.49%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.49%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.49%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.67%) QA
Vendors
1 90 (21.84%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.16%) Sage
3 12 (2.91%) Oracle
4 7 (1.70%) SAP
5 4 (0.97%) IBM
6 3 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.49%) Pega
8 1 (0.24%) Siebel
8 1 (0.24%) Adobe
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