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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 43 51 40
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 187 163 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.46% 4.93% 5.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.61% 5.13% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 150 136 151
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
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
3334 3176 2847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.34% 96.16% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2714 2474 2435
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £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 26 January 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 190 (41.39%) Business Analysis
2 156 (33.99%) Agile Software Development
3 136 (29.63%) Finance
4 111 (24.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 79 (17.21%) Project Management
6 53 (11.55%) Analytical Skills
7 51 (11.11%) Scrum
8 45 (9.80%) SQL
8 45 (9.80%) UML
9 41 (8.93%) Migration
9 41 (8.93%) User Stories
9 41 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing
10 39 (8.50%) Business Process Improvement
11 38 (8.28%) Use Case
12 37 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
13 36 (7.84%) Waterfall
14 34 (7.41%) ISEB
15 33 (7.19%) MS Excel
15 33 (7.19%) Change Management
16 31 (6.75%) Supplier Management
16 31 (6.75%) Data Modelling
16 31 (6.75%) Data Migration
17 29 (6.32%) Time Management
17 29 (6.32%) Degree
18 28 (6.10%) E-Commerce
19 27 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
19 27 (5.88%) Retail
20 26 (5.66%) T-SQL
20 26 (5.66%) Microsoft
20 26 (5.66%) BPR

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 16 (3.49%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.96%) Documentum
2 9 (1.96%) Alfresco
3 6 (1.31%) FileNet
4 5 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 25 (5.45%) MS Visio
3 22 (4.79%) MS Project
4 21 (4.58%) MS Office
5 13 (2.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.31%) Internet
2 3 (0.65%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (2.83%) Data Mining
3 11 (2.40%) SQL Server
4 7 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Power View
7 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (2.18%) JIRA
3 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (0.65%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.22%) Rational Rose
General
1 136 (29.63%) Finance
2 27 (5.88%) Retail
3 16 (3.49%) Marketing
4 10 (2.18%) Legal
5 7 (1.53%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.53%) Advertising
6 4 (0.87%) Automotive
7 2 (0.44%) Law
7 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.22%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.70%) .NET
2 13 (2.83%) XML
3 9 (1.96%) Web Services
4 6 (1.31%) WSDL
4 6 (1.31%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.44%) HTML
6 1 (0.22%) Middleware
6 1 (0.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 53 (11.55%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.01%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 13 (2.83%) Client/Server
5 9 (1.96%) Digital Media
6 7 (1.53%) User Experience
6 7 (1.53%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.09%) Data Extraction
8 4 (0.87%) Data Conversion
9 3 (0.65%) FMCG
10 2 (0.44%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.22%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.22%) Open Source
11 1 (0.22%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.22%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (41.39%) Business Analysis
2 156 (33.99%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (24.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 79 (17.21%) Project Management
5 51 (11.11%) Scrum
6 45 (9.80%) UML
7 41 (8.93%) Migration
7 41 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing
7 41 (8.93%) User Stories
8 39 (8.50%) Business Process Improvement
9 38 (8.28%) Use Case
10 37 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
11 36 (7.84%) Waterfall
12 33 (7.19%) Change Management
13 31 (6.75%) Data Modelling
13 31 (6.75%) Data Migration
13 31 (6.75%) Supplier Management
14 29 (6.32%) Time Management
15 28 (6.10%) E-Commerce
16 27 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (9.80%) SQL
2 26 (5.66%) T-SQL
3 7 (1.53%) C
3 7 (1.53%) Java
3 7 (1.53%) VBA
4 4 (0.87%) C#
4 4 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (7.41%) ISEB
2 29 (6.32%) Degree
3 11 (2.40%) CBAP
4 4 (0.87%) PMP
4 4 (0.87%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.65%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.44%) ACCA
6 2 (0.44%) CIMA
6 2 (0.44%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.74%) SLA
2 7 (1.53%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (5.66%) Microsoft
2 9 (1.96%) Oracle
2 9 (1.96%) Open Text
3 6 (1.31%) IBM
3 6 (1.31%) HP
3 6 (1.31%) EMC
3 6 (1.31%) Stellent
4 1 (0.22%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.22%) SAP
4 1 (0.22%) Cognos
4 1 (0.22%) Cisco
4 1 (0.22%) LexisNexis
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