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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 29 51 50
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 272 138 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.18% 4.80% 4.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.42% 5.01% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 235 105 121
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 £32,500 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
3665 2753 2657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.78% 95.79% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2805 2225 2222
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 24 October 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 223 (41.30%) Business Analysis
2 210 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 183 (33.89%) Finance
4 146 (27.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 101 (18.70%) Project Management
6 78 (14.44%) Scrum
7 74 (13.70%) Business Intelligence
8 69 (12.78%) UML
9 66 (12.22%) User Stories
10 59 (10.93%) SQL
11 57 (10.56%) Retail
12 56 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
13 53 (9.81%) Business Process Improvement
14 52 (9.63%) Migration
15 47 (8.70%) Supplier Management
15 47 (8.70%) Data Migration
16 44 (8.15%) T-SQL
16 44 (8.15%) Data Modelling
17 43 (7.96%) Data Warehouse
18 42 (7.78%) Time Management
19 38 (7.04%) Mentoring
20 37 (6.85%) E-Commerce
21 35 (6.48%) Use Case
21 35 (6.48%) User Acceptance Testing
22 34 (6.30%) Systems Analysis
23 32 (5.93%) DSDM
24 28 (5.19%) BPR
24 28 (5.19%) ISEB
25 27 (5.00%) Data Analysis
25 27 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 18 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.74%) Documentum
2 4 (0.74%) FileNet
2 4 (0.74%) Alfresco
3 2 (0.37%) Confluence
4 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 21 (3.89%) MS Project
2 15 (2.78%) MS Excel
3 13 (2.41%) MS Office
4 6 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (7.96%) Data Warehouse
2 27 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 24 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (4.07%) SQL Server
5 19 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (2.78%) Oracle Database
7 9 (1.67%) Microsoft Power View
8 6 (1.11%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.74%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.74%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 1 (0.19%) MS Access
11 1 (0.19%) Cognos Powerplay
11 1 (0.19%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 25 (4.63%) JIRA
2 21 (3.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.74%) Rational Rose
4 2 (0.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 183 (33.89%) Finance
2 57 (10.56%) Retail
3 11 (2.04%) Marketing
4 8 (1.48%) Legal
5 6 (1.11%) Banking
6 4 (0.74%) Automotive
7 3 (0.56%) Games
7 3 (0.56%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.37%) Law
8 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.19%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.19%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.19%) Billing
9 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.44%) .NET
2 7 (1.30%) XML
3 3 (0.56%) XSLT
3 3 (0.56%) WSDL
3 3 (0.56%) Web Services
4 2 (0.37%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 56 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (3.89%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (2.78%) Client/Server
4 13 (2.41%) Algorithms
5 9 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.11%) Digital Media
7 5 (0.93%) FMCG
8 4 (0.74%) Data Conversion
8 4 (0.74%) User Experience
9 2 (0.37%) Online Games
9 2 (0.37%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.19%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.19%) IVR
10 1 (0.19%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.19%) PMI
10 1 (0.19%) NHS
10 1 (0.19%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.19%) UNIX
1 1 (0.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (41.30%) Business Analysis
2 210 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (27.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 101 (18.70%) Project Management
5 78 (14.44%) Scrum
6 74 (13.70%) Business Intelligence
7 69 (12.78%) UML
8 66 (12.22%) User Stories
9 53 (9.81%) Business Process Improvement
10 52 (9.63%) Migration
11 47 (8.70%) Data Migration
11 47 (8.70%) Supplier Management
12 44 (8.15%) Data Modelling
13 42 (7.78%) Time Management
14 38 (7.04%) Mentoring
15 37 (6.85%) E-Commerce
16 35 (6.48%) Use Case
16 35 (6.48%) User Acceptance Testing
17 34 (6.30%) Systems Analysis
18 32 (5.93%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 59 (10.93%) SQL
2 44 (8.15%) T-SQL
3 21 (3.89%) Java
4 8 (1.48%) VBA
5 4 (0.74%) C#
5 4 (0.74%) VB
6 2 (0.37%) PHP
7 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (5.19%) ISEB
2 9 (1.67%) Degree
3 5 (0.93%) CBAP
4 4 (0.74%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.56%) PMP
6 2 (0.37%) CIMA
7 1 (0.19%) MBA
7 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.19%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.19%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.11%) SLA
2 4 (0.74%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (3.70%) Oracle
2 18 (3.33%) JD Edwards
3 13 (2.41%) Microsoft
4 4 (0.74%) HP
4 4 (0.74%) EMC
4 4 (0.74%) Stellent
4 4 (0.74%) Open Text
4 4 (0.74%) IBM
5 2 (0.37%) CheckPoint
5 2 (0.37%) Business Objects
5 2 (0.37%) Cognos
6 1 (0.19%) Unisys
6 1 (0.19%) Avaya
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + car, bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: C£40-45K + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum +bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £26000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SLS Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £31000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £30 - £35 per annum + + Benefits
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: £35000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 7 days ago