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 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 39 62 52
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 19 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.87% 2.63% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.00% 2.70% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 4
Average salary £38,750 £38,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.97% -1.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
380 444 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.44% 97.16% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 332 401 262
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £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 24 October 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Leicester

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 18 (51.43%) Business Analysis
2 14 (40.00%) Retail
3 12 (34.29%) Finance
4 11 (31.43%) Project Management
5 10 (28.57%) E-Commerce
6 8 (22.86%) SAP
6 8 (22.86%) Degree
7 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
7 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 5 (14.29%) ERP
8 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (8.57%) Analytics
9 3 (8.57%) Informatics
9 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
9 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (8.57%) ISEB
10 2 (5.71%) Windows
10 2 (5.71%) SQL
10 2 (5.71%) Six Sigma
10 2 (5.71%) PMP
10 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
10 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (5.71%) Scrum
10 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
10 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
11 1 (2.86%) BPMN
11 1 (2.86%) FMCG
11 1 (2.86%) Data Architecture

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP HR
1 1 (2.86%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.86%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.86%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 14 (40.00%) Retail
2 12 (34.29%) Finance
3 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Informatics
1 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) FMCG
3 1 (2.86%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Business Analysis
2 11 (31.43%) Project Management
3 10 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 5 (14.29%) ERP
4 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.57%) Analytics
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) Six Sigma
7 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.71%) Scrum
8 1 (2.86%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.86%) BPR
8 1 (2.86%) Logistics
8 1 (2.86%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (2.86%) ITIL
8 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
2 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) ISEB
3 2 (5.71%) PMP
3 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.86%) MCSD
4 1 (2.86%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.86%) COBIT
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) SAP
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Northgate
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
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