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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 24 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 39 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 8.97% 2.60% 5.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.38% 2.72% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 29 9 22
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,500 £54,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
416 331 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 95.63% 95.66% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 330 288 354
Average salary £43,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Luton

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 26 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 22 (33.85%) Business Analysis
3 19 (29.23%) Marketing
4 16 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (24.62%) Retail
4 16 (24.62%) User Stories
4 16 (24.62%) Finance
5 13 (20.00%) Project Management
6 12 (18.46%) Change Management
6 12 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (18.46%) UML
6 12 (18.46%) BPMN
6 12 (18.46%) Digital Marketing
7 11 (16.92%) CMS
8 10 (15.38%) E-Commerce
8 10 (15.38%) Degree
8 10 (15.38%) Content Management
9 9 (13.85%) Computer Science
9 9 (13.85%) Oracle
10 8 (12.31%) SAP
10 8 (12.31%) HTML
10 8 (12.31%) SQL
10 8 (12.31%) XML
10 8 (12.31%) GAP Analysis
10 8 (12.31%) Social Media
11 7 (10.77%) Banking
11 7 (10.77%) PowerBuilder
11 7 (10.77%) Adobe
11 7 (10.77%) VB
11 7 (10.77%) .NET

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 11 (16.92%) CMS
2 3 (4.62%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.54%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Project
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.23%) SAP FI
1 6 (9.23%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (9.23%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.54%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) PowerBuilder
General
1 19 (29.23%) Marketing
2 16 (24.62%) Retail
2 16 (24.62%) Finance
3 7 (10.77%) Banking
4 6 (9.23%) Back Office
5 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) HTML
1 8 (12.31%) XML
2 7 (10.77%) .NET
2 7 (10.77%) Classic ASP
2 7 (10.77%) CSS
3 1 (1.54%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.54%) jQuery
3 1 (1.54%) EDI
3 1 (1.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.31%) Social Media
3 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) PMI
4 1 (1.54%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 22 (33.85%) Business Analysis
3 16 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (24.62%) User Stories
4 13 (20.00%) Project Management
5 12 (18.46%) Change Management
5 12 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (18.46%) UML
5 12 (18.46%) BPMN
5 12 (18.46%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 10 (15.38%) Content Management
7 8 (12.31%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (9.23%) Demand Management
8 6 (9.23%) Business Process Mapping
9 5 (7.69%) Waterfall
9 5 (7.69%) Product Management
9 5 (7.69%) Resource Management
9 5 (7.69%) Migration
10 4 (6.15%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.31%) SQL
2 7 (10.77%) VB
2 7 (10.77%) Java
2 7 (10.77%) C#
2 7 (10.77%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Degree
2 5 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 4 (6.15%) PMP
4 1 (1.54%) ACCA
4 1 (1.54%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (13.85%) Oracle
2 8 (12.31%) SAP
3 7 (10.77%) Adobe
4 3 (4.62%) IBM
5 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.08%) Civica
6 1 (1.54%) Lumesse
6 1 (1.54%) Lagan
6 1 (1.54%) Cincom
6 1 (1.54%) Cognos
6 1 (1.54%) Hyperion
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Volt
Salary: £53000 - £55000 per annum + 7.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Easyjet
Posted: 9 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
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