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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 65 37 66
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 14 29 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.79% 4.61% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 4.75% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 2
Average salary £34,875 £40,804 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.52% +8.80%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
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
756 610 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 96.43% 96.98% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 645 536 543
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
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
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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014. 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 -30 7 £42,500 +0.59% 4
Durham -4 4 £35,500 +9.23% 2
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 13 (39.39%) Retail
2 12 (36.36%) Business Analysis
3 11 (33.33%) Banking
4 10 (30.30%) Retail Banking
4 10 (30.30%) UML
5 7 (21.21%) Finance
5 7 (21.21%) Project Management
6 4 (12.12%) SQL
6 4 (12.12%) Oracle
6 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
6 4 (12.12%) ERP
6 4 (12.12%) ISEB
6 4 (12.12%) QA
7 3 (9.09%) Wealth Management
7 3 (9.09%) Degree
7 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
7 3 (9.09%) Ingres
7 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
7 3 (9.09%) Cognos
7 3 (9.09%) RUP
7 3 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (9.09%) Business Objects
7 3 (9.09%) ITIL
7 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 3 (9.09%) Information Management
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (6.06%) Logistics
8 2 (6.06%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 (3.03%) IBM Notes
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.03%) Documentum
1 1 (3.03%) TeamSite
1 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.03%) FileNet
1 1 (3.03%) CMS
1 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (9.09%) Ingres
2 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (39.39%) Retail
2 11 (33.33%) Banking
3 10 (30.30%) Retail Banking
4 7 (21.21%) Finance
5 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.03%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
1 1 (3.03%) J2EE
1 1 (3.03%) CSS
1 1 (3.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) Economics
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) Social Media
2 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Business Analysis
2 10 (30.30%) UML
3 7 (21.21%) Project Management
4 4 (12.12%) ERP
5 3 (9.09%) RUP
5 3 (9.09%) ITIL
5 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.09%) Information Management
5 3 (9.09%) Wealth Management
5 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.06%) Logistics
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Content Management
7 1 (3.03%) Workflow
7 1 (3.03%) Validation
7 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.03%) Scrum
7 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.03%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) C
2 1 (3.03%) C#
2 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) ISEB
2 3 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Business Objects
2 3 (9.09%) Cognos
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Vignette
4 1 (3.03%) Cognizant
4 1 (3.03%) Lotus
4 1 (3.03%) Baan
4 1 (3.03%) Sage
Durham, North East
Durham University
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Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £26500 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + FX Car (Private / Business Miles)
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
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Newcastle upon Tyne
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