The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 47 68 54
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 11 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.55% 1.87% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 1.95% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 8
Average salary £40,000 £42,550 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.99% +14.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £41,110
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
425 565 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 98.38% 96.09% 98.18%
Number of salaries quoted 357 469 382
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £34,650
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Leicester region.

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Leicester

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Leicester

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 13 (39.39%) Business Analysis
3 12 (36.36%) Retail
4 11 (33.33%) Project Management
5 10 (30.30%) SAP
6 9 (27.27%) Degree
7 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2
7 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (12.12%) ERP
9 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
10 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
10 2 (6.06%) Documentum
10 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (6.06%) IBM
10 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
10 2 (6.06%) Scrum
10 2 (6.06%) Data Management
10 2 (6.06%) Information Management
10 2 (6.06%) Document Management
10 2 (6.06%) Northgate
10 2 (6.06%) Informatics
10 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
10 2 (6.06%) QlikView
10 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
10 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
10 2 (6.06%) iSeries
10 2 (6.06%) Analytics
11 1 (3.03%) Business Objects

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.06%) Documentum
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.06%) QlikView
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 12 (36.36%) Retail
3 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.06%) Informatics
1 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.06%) iSeries
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Business Analysis
2 11 (33.33%) Project Management
3 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.12%) ERP
6 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.06%) Data Management
6 2 (6.06%) Information Management
6 2 (6.06%) Document Management
6 2 (6.06%) Scrum
6 2 (6.06%) Analytics
7 1 (3.03%) TDD
7 1 (3.03%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (3.03%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.03%) BPMN
7 1 (3.03%) Six Sigma
7 1 (3.03%) BPR
7 1 (3.03%) UML
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) SAP
2 2 (6.06%) IBM
2 2 (6.06%) Northgate
3 1 (3.03%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
Leicester, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £38,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago