The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Luton 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 37 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 17 30 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.43% 6.62% 3.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.72% 7.28% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 12
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £30,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
360 412 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 93.75% 90.95% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 301 342 298
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £24,975
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Luton

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Luton region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Luton

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (59.38%) Scrum
3 16 (50.00%) Finance
4 13 (40.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (37.50%) Waterfall
6 11 (34.38%) SDLC
7 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (31.25%) Change Management
7 10 (31.25%) SQL
8 8 (25.00%) Cognos
8 8 (25.00%) Agresso
8 8 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
8 8 (25.00%) Wall Street Systems
9 7 (21.88%) Business Analysis
9 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (15.63%) User Stories
10 5 (15.63%) Project Management
10 5 (15.63%) Document Management
11 4 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (12.50%) QA
11 4 (12.50%) Use Case
11 4 (12.50%) Kanban
11 4 (12.50%) Workflow
11 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
11 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
12 3 (9.38%) UML
12 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
12 3 (9.38%) .NET
12 3 (9.38%) ISEB

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Agresso
1 8 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (3.13%) PRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.13%) MOLAP
3 1 (3.13%) ROLAP
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
General
1 16 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (59.38%) Scrum
3 13 (40.63%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (37.50%) Waterfall
5 11 (34.38%) SDLC
6 10 (31.25%) Change Management
6 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (21.88%) Business Analysis
8 5 (15.63%) Document Management
8 5 (15.63%) User Stories
8 5 (15.63%) Project Management
9 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
9 4 (12.50%) Workflow
9 4 (12.50%) Kanban
9 4 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (12.50%) Use Case
10 3 (9.38%) Supplier Management
10 3 (9.38%) Business Process Mapping
10 3 (9.38%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) VBA
2 1 (3.13%) Apex Code
2 1 (3.13%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) ISEB
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Cognos
1 8 (25.00%) Wall Street Systems
2 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Business Objects
Luton, Bedfordshire
Anderson Scott Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago