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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 54 52 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 21 24 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.90% 3.06% 5.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.05% 3.17% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 31
Average salary £34,684 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.90% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £46,000 £45,000
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
689 758 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.30% 96.68% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 583 627 566
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 22 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Durham +6 10 £31,500 -3.07% 3
Tyne and Wear -15 9 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (37.50%) Finance
2 15 (31.25%) Retail
3 13 (27.08%) Business Analysis
4 12 (25.00%) Banking
4 12 (25.00%) Project Management
5 11 (22.92%) ISEB
6 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (20.83%) Degree
7 8 (16.67%) Retail Banking
8 7 (14.58%) Workflow
8 7 (14.58%) CRM
8 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (12.50%) Manufacturing
10 5 (10.42%) Scrum
10 5 (10.42%) Logistics
10 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (10.42%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (10.42%) Wealth Management
10 5 (10.42%) Use Case
11 4 (8.33%) Data Analysis
11 4 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (8.33%) Test Strategy
11 4 (8.33%) User Stories
11 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
11 4 (8.33%) SAP
12 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (6.25%) Validation
12 3 (6.25%) QA
12 3 (6.25%) Requirements Management
12 3 (6.25%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (2.08%) CMS
1 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) SAP HR
1 3 (6.25%) SAP HCM
2 1 (2.08%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.08%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.08%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.08%) Pentaho
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
General
1 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 15 (31.25%) Retail
3 12 (25.00%) Banking
4 8 (16.67%) Retail Banking
5 6 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 2 (4.17%) Back Office
6 2 (4.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
1 2 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.08%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Business Analysis
2 12 (25.00%) Project Management
3 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.58%) Workflow
4 7 (14.58%) CRM
5 5 (10.42%) Scrum
5 5 (10.42%) Logistics
5 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (10.42%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (10.42%) Wealth Management
5 5 (10.42%) Use Case
6 4 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 4 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 4 (8.33%) User Stories
6 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.25%) Validation
7 3 (6.25%) Requirements Management
7 3 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) SQL
1 3 (6.25%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) ISEB
2 10 (20.83%) Degree
3 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) SAP
2 2 (4.17%) Pega
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £180.00 - £230.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Copley, County Durham
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 20 days ago
Copley, County Durham
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 20 days ago