The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 41 35 39
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 14 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.33% 4.55% 5.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.08% 5.93% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 22
Average salary £47,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.65% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £40,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £54,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analysis
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
343 270 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 81.47% 76.70% 70.25%
Number of salaries quoted 252 237 254
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £28,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Luton

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Luton region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Luton

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 21 (46.67%) Project Management
2 17 (37.78%) Marketing
3 14 (31.11%) Data Management
3 14 (31.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (31.11%) PDM
4 13 (28.89%) WebSphere
4 13 (28.89%) IBM
5 12 (26.67%) Oracle
5 12 (26.67%) SAP
6 11 (24.44%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (22.22%) SaaS
7 10 (22.22%) Cincom
7 10 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
8 8 (17.78%) Management Information System
8 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2
9 7 (15.56%) GAP Analysis
9 7 (15.56%) Finance
10 6 (13.33%) Back Office
10 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
10 6 (13.33%) User Stories
11 5 (11.11%) Product Management
11 5 (11.11%) Release Management
11 5 (11.11%) Automotive
12 4 (8.89%) Migration
12 4 (8.89%) Requirements Analysis
13 3 (6.67%) Change Control
13 3 (6.67%) QA
13 3 (6.67%) BPMN
13 3 (6.67%) Advertising
13 3 (6.67%) CMS

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (28.89%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.67%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.22%) MS Project
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (4.44%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (37.78%) Marketing
2 7 (15.56%) Finance
3 6 (13.33%) Back Office
4 5 (11.11%) Automotive
5 3 (6.67%) Advertising
6 1 (2.22%) Retail
6 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (53.33%) Analyst
2 23 (51.11%) Business Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Business Support Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Project Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Head of Release Management
5 3 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) IT Strategy Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Strategy Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) UML Business Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) IT Services Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Solutions Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Marketing Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Process Improvement Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Head of Project Management
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) CESG
2 1 (2.22%) FMCG
2 1 (2.22%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Project Management
2 14 (31.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (31.11%) PDM
2 14 (31.11%) Data Management
3 11 (24.44%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2
5 7 (15.56%) GAP Analysis
6 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 6 (13.33%) User Stories
7 5 (11.11%) Product Management
7 5 (11.11%) Release Management
8 4 (8.89%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (8.89%) Migration
9 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (6.67%) UML
9 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.67%) BPMN
9 3 (6.67%) Change Control
10 2 (4.44%) Business Transformation
10 2 (4.44%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
1 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) IBM
2 12 (26.67%) Oracle
2 12 (26.67%) SAP
3 10 (22.22%) Cincom
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.44%) Civica