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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 30 18 38
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 22 52 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 5.63% 11.13% 2.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.99% 11.87% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 20 44 9
Average salary £42,500 £48,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.45% +12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £52,500 £49,500
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
367 438 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 93.86% 93.79% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 324 358 286
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Luton

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (41.46%) Finance
3 16 (39.02%) Scrum
3 16 (39.02%) Waterfall
4 15 (36.59%) User Acceptance Testing
4 15 (36.59%) UML
5 14 (34.15%) SDLC
6 13 (31.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (31.71%) Change Management
7 12 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (26.83%) Document Management
8 11 (26.83%) SQL
8 11 (26.83%) PRINCE2
9 9 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (19.51%) Cognos
10 8 (19.51%) SharePoint
10 8 (19.51%) Agresso
10 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
10 8 (19.51%) RUP
10 8 (19.51%) ITIL
10 8 (19.51%) .NET
10 8 (19.51%) Cognos TM1
10 8 (19.51%) QA
10 8 (19.51%) Business Process Mapping
10 8 (19.51%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (19.51%) Wall Street Systems
11 7 (17.07%) User Stories
11 7 (17.07%) Business Analysis
11 7 (17.07%) Project Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (19.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Visio
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
2 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Agresso
1 8 (19.51%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.44%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.44%) MOLAP
3 1 (2.44%) ROLAP
3 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
1 3 (7.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) .NET
2 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
2 3 (7.32%) CSS
2 3 (7.32%) HTML5
2 3 (7.32%) CSS3
2 3 (7.32%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (19.51%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.32%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (39.02%) Scrum
2 16 (39.02%) Waterfall
3 15 (36.59%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (36.59%) UML
4 14 (34.15%) SDLC
5 13 (31.71%) Change Management
5 13 (31.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (26.83%) Document Management
6 11 (26.83%) PRINCE2
7 9 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (19.51%) ITIL
8 8 (19.51%) RUP
8 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 8 (19.51%) Business Process Mapping
9 7 (17.07%) User Stories
9 7 (17.07%) Business Analysis
9 7 (17.07%) Project Management
10 6 (14.63%) Use Case
11 4 (9.76%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) VB
2 3 (7.32%) C
2 3 (7.32%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) ISEB
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Cognos
1 8 (19.51%) Wall Street Systems
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) SAP
Luton, Bedfordshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago