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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 28 20 43
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 19 35 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 5.62% 8.56% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.94% 8.93% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18 26 8
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £31,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £43,250
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
320 392 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 94.67% 95.84% 95.69%
Number of salaries quoted 274 314 291
Average salary £44,500 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,879
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Luton

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (47.22%) UML
3 14 (38.89%) Finance
3 14 (38.89%) Waterfall
4 13 (36.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (33.33%) SDLC
5 12 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 11 (30.56%) ITIL
6 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (30.56%) Change Management
6 11 (30.56%) Document Management
7 10 (27.78%) Scrum
7 10 (27.78%) SQL
7 10 (27.78%) RUP
7 10 (27.78%) SharePoint
7 10 (27.78%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (27.78%) Business Process Mapping
7 10 (27.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 7 (19.44%) .NET
9 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
10 6 (16.67%) QA
10 6 (16.67%) Use Case
11 5 (13.89%) Wall Street Systems
11 5 (13.89%) User Stories
11 5 (13.89%) Cognos TM1
11 5 (13.89%) Agresso
11 5 (13.89%) Cognos

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (27.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.33%) MS Office
2 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Agresso
1 5 (13.89%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.78%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.56%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.78%) MOLAP
4 1 (2.78%) ROLAP
4 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 3 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.78%) PowerBuilder
General
1 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) .NET
2 4 (11.11%) CSS
2 4 (11.11%) HTML
3 3 (8.33%) HTML5
3 3 (8.33%) CSS3
3 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (27.78%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (47.22%) UML
3 14 (38.89%) Waterfall
4 13 (36.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 12 (33.33%) SDLC
6 11 (30.56%) ITIL
6 11 (30.56%) Document Management
6 11 (30.56%) Change Management
6 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (27.78%) Scrum
7 10 (27.78%) RUP
7 10 (27.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 10 (27.78%) Business Process Mapping
8 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
9 6 (16.67%) Use Case
10 5 (13.89%) User Stories
10 5 (13.89%) Project Management
11 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) VB
3 3 (8.33%) C
3 3 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) HND
1 1 (2.78%) ISEB
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Cognos
1 5 (13.89%) Wall Street Systems
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) SAP
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Posted: 6 days ago
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