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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 36 55 44
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 207 150 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 6.19% 4.63% 5.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.38% 4.82% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 170 120 150
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 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
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
3244 3115 2847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.07% 96.17% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2601 2436 2438
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 £24,400 £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 29 December 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 203 (41.26%) Business Analysis
2 184 (37.40%) Agile Software Development
3 150 (30.49%) Finance
4 126 (25.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 75 (15.24%) Project Management
6 63 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
7 61 (12.40%) User Stories
7 61 (12.40%) Scrum
8 57 (11.59%) UML
9 46 (9.35%) Business Process Improvement
10 45 (9.15%) SQL
10 45 (9.15%) Retail
11 44 (8.94%) User Acceptance Testing
12 42 (8.54%) Migration
12 42 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
13 41 (8.33%) Time Management
14 40 (8.13%) Use Case
14 40 (8.13%) Supplier Management
15 38 (7.72%) ISEB
16 36 (7.32%) Change Management
17 35 (7.11%) Data Migration
18 34 (6.91%) Data Modelling
19 33 (6.71%) Waterfall
20 31 (6.30%) Systems Analysis
21 29 (5.89%) T-SQL
21 29 (5.89%) MS Excel
22 28 (5.69%) E-Commerce
22 28 (5.69%) Mentoring
23 27 (5.49%) BPMN
23 27 (5.49%) DSDM

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 14 (2.85%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.22%) Documentum
2 6 (1.22%) FileNet
2 6 (1.22%) Alfresco
3 5 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 29 (5.89%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.88%) MS Project
3 22 (4.47%) MS Visio
4 20 (4.07%) MS Office
5 13 (2.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.02%) Internet
2 2 (0.41%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (2.44%) SQL Server
3 10 (2.03%) Data Mining
3 10 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.61%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Power View
6 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (3.46%) JIRA
3 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (0.61%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.61%) Rational Rose
General
1 150 (30.49%) Finance
2 45 (9.15%) Retail
3 15 (3.05%) Marketing
4 11 (2.24%) Legal
5 6 (1.22%) Advertising
5 6 (1.22%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.81%) Automotive
7 3 (0.61%) Law
8 2 (0.41%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.20%) Games
9 1 (0.20%) Banking
9 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.20%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.20%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.05%) .NET
2 12 (2.44%) XML
3 8 (1.63%) Web Services
4 5 (1.02%) WSDL
4 5 (1.02%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.41%) XSLT
6 1 (0.20%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 63 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.28%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (3.25%) Client/Server
4 15 (3.05%) Management Information System
5 9 (1.83%) Digital Media
6 6 (1.22%) User Experience
6 6 (1.22%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.02%) Data Extraction
8 4 (0.81%) FMCG
8 4 (0.81%) Data Conversion
9 2 (0.41%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.20%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.20%) Open Source
10 1 (0.20%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.20%) PMI
10 1 (0.20%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (41.26%) Business Analysis
2 184 (37.40%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (25.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 75 (15.24%) Project Management
5 61 (12.40%) Scrum
5 61 (12.40%) User Stories
6 57 (11.59%) UML
7 46 (9.35%) Business Process Improvement
8 44 (8.94%) User Acceptance Testing
9 42 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
9 42 (8.54%) Migration
10 41 (8.33%) Time Management
11 40 (8.13%) Use Case
11 40 (8.13%) Supplier Management
12 36 (7.32%) Change Management
13 35 (7.11%) Data Migration
14 34 (6.91%) Data Modelling
15 33 (6.71%) Waterfall
16 31 (6.30%) Systems Analysis
17 28 (5.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 45 (9.15%) SQL
2 29 (5.89%) T-SQL
3 7 (1.42%) Java
3 7 (1.42%) VBA
4 6 (1.22%) C
5 4 (0.81%) C#
5 4 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (7.72%) ISEB
2 21 (4.27%) Degree
3 11 (2.24%) CBAP
4 5 (1.02%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.81%) PMP
6 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.41%) ACCA
6 2 (0.41%) CIMA
6 2 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.42%) SLA
1 7 (1.42%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (4.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (2.44%) JD Edwards
3 9 (1.83%) Oracle
4 6 (1.22%) Stellent
4 6 (1.22%) Open Text
4 6 (1.22%) HP
4 6 (1.22%) EMC
4 6 (1.22%) IBM
5 1 (0.20%) LexisNexis
5 1 (0.20%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.20%) SAP
5 1 (0.20%) Cognos
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