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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 41 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 13 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.19% 3.90% 5.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.80% 4.84% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 22
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -6.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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
342 289 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 83.82% 80.50% 74.07%
Number of salaries quoted 236 257 262
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Luton

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 22 (44.90%) Project Management
2 20 (40.82%) Marketing
3 17 (34.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (28.57%) PDM
4 14 (28.57%) Data Management
5 13 (26.53%) WebSphere
5 13 (26.53%) IBM
6 12 (24.49%) Oracle
6 12 (24.49%) SAP
7 11 (22.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (20.41%) SaaS
8 10 (20.41%) GAP Analysis
8 10 (20.41%) Cincom
8 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (20.41%) Oracle EBS
9 8 (16.33%) Management Information System
9 8 (16.33%) PRINCE2
10 7 (14.29%) Finance
10 7 (14.29%) Migration
10 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (12.24%) Waterfall
11 6 (12.24%) User Stories
11 6 (12.24%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (12.24%) Back Office
12 5 (10.20%) Automotive
12 5 (10.20%) Release Management
12 5 (10.20%) Product Management
13 4 (8.16%) Line Management
13 4 (8.16%) CRM
14 3 (6.12%) UML

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (26.53%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.12%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.04%) MS Project
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (4.08%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.41%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
General
1 20 (40.82%) Marketing
2 7 (14.29%) Finance
3 6 (12.24%) Back Office
4 5 (10.20%) Automotive
5 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
5 3 (6.12%) Advertising
6 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (57.14%) Analyst
2 27 (55.10%) Business Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Support Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Business Support Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Senior Business Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Project Manager
4 4 (8.16%) Head of Release Management
5 3 (6.12%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) IT Strategy Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Strategy Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
6 2 (4.08%) UML Business Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) IT Services Manager
7 1 (2.04%) Solutions Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Marketing Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Process Improvement Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Head of Project Management
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Management Information System
2 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) PMI
4 1 (2.04%) CESG
4 1 (2.04%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Project Management
2 17 (34.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (28.57%) Data Management
3 14 (28.57%) PDM
4 11 (22.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (20.41%) GAP Analysis
6 8 (16.33%) PRINCE2
7 7 (14.29%) Migration
8 6 (12.24%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (12.24%) Waterfall
8 6 (12.24%) User Stories
9 5 (10.20%) Product Management
9 5 (10.20%) Release Management
10 4 (8.16%) CRM
10 4 (8.16%) Line Management
11 3 (6.12%) BPMN
11 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
11 3 (6.12%) UML
11 3 (6.12%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.04%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) IBM
2 12 (24.49%) Oracle
2 12 (24.49%) SAP
3 10 (20.41%) Cincom
4 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.08%) Siebel
5 2 (4.08%) Civica