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

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 30 45 36
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 21 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 5.50% 2.91% 3.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.83% 3.21% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 14
Average salary £42,500 £40,479 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.99% -16.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £34,125 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,112 £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
360 374 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 94.24% 90.78% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 287 330 328
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £60,000 £65,000
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 7 May 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Luton

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 7 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 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (57.58%) Scrum
3 15 (45.45%) Finance
4 13 (39.39%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (33.33%) Change Management
6 10 (30.30%) SQL
6 10 (30.30%) Waterfall
6 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (27.27%) Business Analysis
8 8 (24.24%) Cognos TM1
8 8 (24.24%) Wall Street Systems
8 8 (24.24%) Cognos
8 8 (24.24%) Agresso
9 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (15.15%) User Stories
11 5 (15.15%) Requirements Analysis
11 5 (15.15%) Project Management
11 5 (15.15%) Document Management
12 4 (12.12%) Workflow
12 4 (12.12%) QA
12 4 (12.12%) Use Case
12 4 (12.12%) Kanban
12 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
12 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
12 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
12 4 (12.12%) Change Control
13 3 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
13 3 (9.09%) .NET
13 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Cognos TM1
1 8 (24.24%) Agresso
2 1 (3.03%) PRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.03%) MOLAP
3 1 (3.03%) ROLAP
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.06%) Publishing
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (57.58%) Scrum
3 13 (39.39%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (33.33%) Change Management
5 10 (30.30%) Waterfall
5 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (27.27%) Business Analysis
7 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (15.15%) User Stories
8 5 (15.15%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (15.15%) Project Management
8 5 (15.15%) Document Management
9 4 (12.12%) Workflow
9 4 (12.12%) Use Case
9 4 (12.12%) Kanban
9 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
9 4 (12.12%) Change Control
10 3 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
10 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
10 3 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) Apex Code
2 2 (6.06%) SOQL
3 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) ISEB
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Wall Street Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Cognos
2 2 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Business Objects
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