The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 59 40 66
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +26
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 21 35 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.75% 4.88% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.44% 6.26% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 19 32 16
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +15.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £45,000 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Business Analysis
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
611 559 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 79.97% 77.96% 77.10%
Number of salaries quoted 469 479 633
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £68,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Oxford

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 27 (46.55%) Life Science
2 19 (32.76%) Project Management
2 19 (32.76%) Software Delivery
3 16 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (18.97%) Finance
4 11 (18.97%) Degree
5 9 (15.52%) Marketing
5 9 (15.52%) Business Development
6 8 (13.79%) MBA
6 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
6 8 (13.79%) Online Marketing
6 8 (13.79%) SDLC
7 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.62%) Scrum
8 5 (8.62%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (8.62%) CRM
8 5 (8.62%) Line Management
9 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.90%) MS Visio
9 4 (6.90%) ISEB
9 4 (6.90%) Change Management
9 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
9 4 (6.90%) Banking
10 3 (5.17%) Time Management
10 3 (5.17%) QA
10 3 (5.17%) Data Analysis
10 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (5.17%) B2B
10 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
10 3 (5.17%) XML

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (6.90%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
4 2 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
1 2 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Marketing
3 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.90%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (70.69%) Analyst
1 41 (70.69%) Business Analyst
2 13 (22.41%) Project Manager
3 5 (8.62%) IT Project Manager
3 5 (8.62%) Business Manager
4 4 (6.90%) Junior Project Manager
4 4 (6.90%) Junior Business Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) Business Project Manager
4 4 (6.90%) Junior Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) Junior Business Manager
4 4 (6.90%) Junior
5 2 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (3.45%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (3.45%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (1.72%) QA Manager
6 1 (1.72%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (1.72%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (1.72%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 1 (1.72%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) XML
2 2 (3.45%) Hibernate
2 2 (3.45%) Spring
2 2 (3.45%) REST
2 2 (3.45%) AngularJS
2 2 (3.45%) .NET
2 2 (3.45%) SOAP
2 2 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (46.55%) Life Science
2 16 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.45%) Semantic Web
3 2 (3.45%) Blog
4 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) Project Management
1 19 (32.76%) Software Delivery
2 9 (15.52%) Business Development
3 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
3 8 (13.79%) SDLC
3 8 (13.79%) Online Marketing
4 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.62%) CRM
5 5 (8.62%) Scrum
5 5 (8.62%) Line Management
6 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
6 4 (6.90%) Change Management
7 3 (5.17%) Data Analysis
7 3 (5.17%) User Stories
7 3 (5.17%) Requirements Engineering
7 3 (5.17%) B2B
7 3 (5.17%) Time Management
8 2 (3.45%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.45%) BDD
8 2 (3.45%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) Java
1 2 (3.45%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Degree
2 8 (13.79%) MBA
3 4 (6.90%) ISEB
4 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.72%) ACCA
5 1 (1.72%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.45%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.72%) Google