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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 60 50 30
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 9 23 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.52% 3.30% 6.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 3.50% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 17
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,925 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
579 658 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 97.64% 94.54% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 497 555 438
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
Tyne and Wear 0 9 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
3 13 (35.14%) Use Case
4 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
4 10 (27.03%) Waterfall
4 10 (27.03%) User Stories
5 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
5 9 (24.32%) Business Analysis
6 8 (21.62%) Project Management
7 7 (18.92%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (18.92%) RUP
7 7 (18.92%) SOA
7 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
7 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
7 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (16.22%) MS Office
8 6 (16.22%) Oracle
8 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
9 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (13.51%) SaaS
10 4 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (10.81%) Migration
10 4 (10.81%) CRM
10 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
10 4 (10.81%) SAP
11 3 (8.11%) Windows
11 3 (8.11%) SQL
11 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
11 3 (8.11%) ERP
11 3 (8.11%) ISEB

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (18.92%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.41%) CMS
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
1 6 (16.22%) MS Office
2 4 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.41%) Mingle
3 2 (5.41%) MS Project
3 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.70%) Infor M3
2 1 (2.70%) Lawson
2 1 (2.70%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) SaaS
2 2 (5.41%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.41%) Big Data
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.41%) JIRA
3 2 (5.41%) VersionOne
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
1 3 (8.11%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Advertising
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Digital Media
2 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.11%) iPhone
2 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.11%) User Experience
3 2 (5.41%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Android
1 3 (8.11%) Mac OS X
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) Use Case
3 10 (27.03%) User Stories
3 10 (27.03%) Waterfall
4 9 (24.32%) Business Analysis
5 8 (21.62%) Project Management
6 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
6 7 (18.92%) RUP
6 7 (18.92%) SOA
7 4 (10.81%) CRM
7 4 (10.81%) Migration
8 3 (8.11%) BPMN
8 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.11%) ERP
8 3 (8.11%) Line Management
8 3 (8.11%) Product Management
8 3 (8.11%) Usability Testing
9 2 (5.41%) DSDM
9 2 (5.41%) SDLC
9 2 (5.41%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) Java
2 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) Degree
3 3 (8.11%) ISEB
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle
3 4 (10.81%) SAP
4 3 (8.11%) Apple
5 1 (2.70%) Infor
5 1 (2.70%) JD Edwards
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