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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 44 60 66
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 15 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.52% 2.47% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.65% 2.57% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 1
Average salary £40,000 £42,550 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.99% +2.52%
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
411 545 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 96.48% 96.12% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 356 479 332
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,080 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Leicester

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) SAP
3 9 (36.00%) Finance
4 8 (32.00%) Retail
4 8 (32.00%) Business Analysis
5 7 (28.00%) TDD
5 7 (28.00%) UML
6 6 (24.00%) Use Case
7 5 (20.00%) Degree
8 4 (16.00%) QA
8 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (16.00%) Scrum
8 4 (16.00%) Change Management
9 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (12.00%) ERP
9 3 (12.00%) SAP CO
10 2 (8.00%) Information Management
10 2 (8.00%) Document Management
10 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
10 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
10 2 (8.00%) QlikView
10 2 (8.00%) SAP Implementation
10 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
10 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
10 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
10 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
10 2 (8.00%) Documentum
10 2 (8.00%) ETL

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (8.00%) Documentum
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (8.00%) QlikView
1 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Business Analysis
3 7 (28.00%) TDD
3 7 (28.00%) UML
4 6 (24.00%) Use Case
5 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.00%) Scrum
5 4 (16.00%) Change Management
6 3 (12.00%) ERP
7 2 (8.00%) Information Management
7 2 (8.00%) Document Management
7 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
7 2 (8.00%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (8.00%) ETL
7 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) SAP
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) IBM
3 2 (8.00%) Cognos
4 1 (4.00%) Business Objects