The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 54 31 71
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 22 36 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.17% 6.35% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.43% 6.49% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 3
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £30,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £48,750 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
641 555 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 92.50% 97.88% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 541 441 535
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,328
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in the North East

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the North East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in the North East

Business Analyst
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -23 12 £42,500 -8.60% 3
Durham +4 10 £43,750 +45.83%
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 18 (58.06%) Finance
2 10 (32.26%) Project Management
3 8 (25.81%) Banking
3 8 (25.81%) Retail
3 8 (25.81%) Degree
4 7 (22.58%) Business Analysis
4 7 (22.58%) ISEB
5 6 (19.35%) Wealth Management
6 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (16.13%) Retail Banking
7 4 (12.90%) SQL
7 4 (12.90%) QA
8 3 (9.68%) User Stories
8 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
8 3 (9.68%) Oracle
8 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
8 3 (9.68%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (9.68%) Business Objects
8 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
8 3 (9.68%) Ingres
8 3 (9.68%) CRM
8 3 (9.68%) Cognos
8 3 (9.68%) Information Management
8 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (6.45%) ERP
9 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
9 2 (6.45%) Scrum
9 2 (6.45%) Logistics
9 2 (6.45%) SAP

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 (3.23%) WebSphere Portal
1 1 (3.23%) IBM Notes
1 1 (3.23%) TeamSite
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) Documentum
1 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.23%) CMS
1 1 (3.23%) FileNet
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP HR
1 2 (6.45%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SuccessFactors
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.68%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
1 3 (9.68%) Ingres
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 18 (58.06%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Banking
2 8 (25.81%) Retail
3 5 (16.13%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.23%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) J2EE
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) CSS
1 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.23%) Social Media
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Economics
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Project Management
2 7 (22.58%) Business Analysis
3 6 (19.35%) Wealth Management
4 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.68%) User Stories
5 3 (9.68%) CRM
5 3 (9.68%) Information Management
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.45%) ERP
6 2 (6.45%) Scrum
6 2 (6.45%) Logistics
6 2 (6.45%) ITIL
7 1 (3.23%) Product Management
7 1 (3.23%) Data Mapping
7 1 (3.23%) Release Management
7 1 (3.23%) Business Process Improvement
7 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.23%) Process Improvement
7 1 (3.23%) Business Process Mapping
7 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) ABAP
3 1 (3.23%) C
3 1 (3.23%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 7 (22.58%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle
1 3 (9.68%) Business Objects
1 3 (9.68%) Cognos
2 2 (6.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) Vignette
3 1 (3.23%) Cognizant
3 1 (3.23%) Lotus
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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