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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 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 235 193 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 6.36% 5.27% 6.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.52% 5.47% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 193 149 143
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £34,800 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £64,500
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
3605 3530 2730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.51% 96.34% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2905 2834 2208
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 £26,635 £24,000 £24,000
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 March 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 187 (42.50%) Business Analysis
2 181 (41.14%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (27.95%) Finance
4 81 (18.41%) Scrum
5 71 (16.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 64 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
7 56 (12.73%) Project Management
8 53 (12.05%) UML
9 47 (10.68%) Waterfall
10 45 (10.23%) MS Excel
11 43 (9.77%) SQL
11 43 (9.77%) Microsoft
12 40 (9.09%) Degree
13 38 (8.64%) E-Commerce
14 37 (8.41%) Use Case
15 36 (8.18%) User Acceptance Testing
16 35 (7.95%) User Stories
17 34 (7.73%) Systems Analysis
18 33 (7.50%) MS Visio
19 32 (7.27%) SaaS
20 29 (6.59%) ISEB
21 27 (6.14%) Retail
21 27 (6.14%) Management Information System
22 24 (5.45%) Change Management
23 23 (5.23%) .NET
24 22 (5.00%) MS Project
24 22 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
24 22 (5.00%) Information Management
24 22 (5.00%) Data Analysis
24 22 (5.00%) BPMN

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12 (2.73%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.05%) Documentum
2 9 (2.05%) Alfresco
3 5 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (1.14%) FileNet
Applications
1 45 (10.23%) MS Excel
2 33 (7.50%) MS Visio
3 22 (5.00%) MS Project
4 18 (4.09%) MS Office
5 12 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.45%) Tesseract
3 2 (0.45%) SalesLogix
4 1 (0.23%) SAP SCM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP LE
4 1 (0.23%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.23%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.23%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.23%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.23%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.73%) Internet
2 5 (1.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.41%) Data Mining
2 8 (1.82%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (0.91%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.23%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.23%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 10 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.91%) JIRA
3 3 (0.68%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 123 (27.95%) Finance
2 27 (6.14%) Retail
3 14 (3.18%) Marketing
4 7 (1.59%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.59%) Advertising
5 4 (0.91%) Legal
6 3 (0.68%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.45%) Automotive
8 1 (0.23%) Law
8 1 (0.23%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (5.23%) .NET
2 14 (3.18%) XML
3 8 (1.82%) Web Services
4 6 (1.36%) WSDL
4 6 (1.36%) .NET Framework
5 4 (0.91%) HTML
6 1 (0.23%) CSS
6 1 (0.23%) Middleware
6 1 (0.23%) Ajax
6 1 (0.23%) jQuery
6 1 (0.23%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (0.23%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 64 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (6.14%) Management Information System
3 21 (4.77%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (2.50%) Client/Server
5 7 (1.59%) Digital Media
6 6 (1.36%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.14%) Data Extraction
7 5 (1.14%) FMCG
7 5 (1.14%) User Experience
8 2 (0.45%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.45%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.23%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.23%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.23%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.23%) Open Source
9 1 (0.23%) Social Media
9 1 (0.23%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.23%) UNIX
1 1 (0.23%) Windows
1 1 (0.23%) Linux
1 1 (0.23%) Android
1 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (42.50%) Business Analysis
2 181 (41.14%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (18.41%) Scrum
4 71 (16.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 56 (12.73%) Project Management
6 53 (12.05%) UML
7 47 (10.68%) Waterfall
8 38 (8.64%) E-Commerce
9 37 (8.41%) Use Case
10 36 (8.18%) User Acceptance Testing
11 35 (7.95%) User Stories
12 34 (7.73%) Systems Analysis
13 24 (5.45%) Change Management
14 22 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (5.00%) BPMN
14 22 (5.00%) Data Analysis
14 22 (5.00%) Information Management
15 19 (4.32%) Data Management
16 18 (4.09%) Migration
17 17 (3.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 43 (9.77%) SQL
2 9 (2.05%) Java
3 7 (1.59%) C
4 5 (1.14%) T-SQL
5 4 (0.91%) C#
6 2 (0.45%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.45%) VBA
6 2 (0.45%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.23%) VB
7 1 (0.23%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 40 (9.09%) Degree
2 29 (6.59%) ISEB
3 11 (2.50%) CBAP
4 5 (1.14%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (0.45%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 2 (0.45%) PMP
5 2 (0.45%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.45%) ACCA
5 2 (0.45%) CIMA
5 2 (0.45%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.18%) QA
2 2 (0.45%) SLA
3 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 43 (9.77%) Microsoft
2 11 (2.50%) Oracle
3 9 (2.05%) OpenText
4 5 (1.14%) IBM
4 5 (1.14%) Stellent
4 5 (1.14%) HP
4 5 (1.14%) EMC
5 2 (0.45%) Sage
5 2 (0.45%) Business Objects
5 2 (0.45%) SAP
5 2 (0.45%) Cisco
6 1 (0.23%) Adobe
6 1 (0.23%) LexisNexis
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + outstanding benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sandstone Technology
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Employee Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + 5.5% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum 29 days holiday Annual Bonus Life
Posted: 5 days ago
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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CPS Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
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Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £50,000 + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago