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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 43 60 38
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -22
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 33 22 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.63% 2.40% 5.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.02% 3.08% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 37
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £22,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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
548 715 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 76.97% 77.89% 79.89%
Number of salaries quoted 459 631 630
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,900 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Oxford

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 31 (53.45%) Project Management
2 19 (32.76%) ISEB
2 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (25.86%) PRINCE2
5 14 (24.14%) Degree
5 14 (24.14%) Use Case
6 13 (22.41%) Workflow
7 12 (20.69%) Manufacturing
7 12 (20.69%) XML
8 11 (18.97%) UML
8 11 (18.97%) ERP
8 11 (18.97%) QAD
8 11 (18.97%) MFGPRO
9 10 (17.24%) Retail
9 10 (17.24%) MS Visio
10 9 (15.52%) BPMN
11 8 (13.79%) QA
11 8 (13.79%) C#
11 8 (13.79%) C++
11 8 (13.79%) .NET
12 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
12 7 (12.07%) SQL
12 7 (12.07%) Data Architecture
12 7 (12.07%) Performance Monitoring
13 6 (10.34%) Publishing
13 6 (10.34%) Finance
13 6 (10.34%) Systems Analysis
13 6 (10.34%) Linux
13 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 4 (6.90%) Apache
2 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.45%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.45%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (17.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (18.97%) MFGPRO
2 1 (1.72%) SAP R/3
2 1 (1.72%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (6.90%) MySQL
1 4 (6.90%) PowerCenter
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (3.45%) Text Mining
2 2 (3.45%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.45%) HBase
2 2 (3.45%) Big Data
2 2 (3.45%) Triplestore
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.72%) Siebel EIM
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Ant
1 2 (3.45%) CruiseControl
1 2 (3.45%) Subversion
1 2 (3.45%) Maven
1 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.45%) Hudson
General
1 12 (20.69%) Manufacturing
2 10 (17.24%) Retail
3 6 (10.34%) Publishing
3 6 (10.34%) Finance
4 4 (6.90%) Banking
4 4 (6.90%) Legal
5 1 (1.72%) German Language
5 1 (1.72%) Automotive
5 1 (1.72%) Law
Job Titles
1 36 (62.07%) Analyst
2 31 (53.45%) Business Analyst
3 12 (20.69%) Business Systems Analyst
3 12 (20.69%) Systems Analyst
4 11 (18.97%) Developer
5 10 (17.24%) Agile Business Analyst
6 7 (12.07%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) Project Manager
8 5 (8.62%) Business Manager
9 4 (6.90%) Technical Leader
9 4 (6.90%) Lead Software Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Software Analyst
9 4 (6.90%) Technical Developer
9 4 (6.90%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Lead PHP Developer
9 4 (6.90%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Software Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Senior Manager
9 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.69%) XML
2 8 (13.79%) .NET
3 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
4 4 (6.90%) LAMP
5 2 (3.45%) JNDI
5 2 (3.45%) JSP
5 2 (3.45%) Servlets
5 2 (3.45%) Web Services
5 2 (3.45%) REST
6 1 (1.72%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.90%) Open Source
2 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.45%) Taxonomies
3 2 (3.45%) Ontologies
3 2 (3.45%) Semantic Web
3 2 (3.45%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) Project Management
2 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (25.86%) PRINCE2
4 14 (24.14%) Use Case
5 13 (22.41%) Workflow
6 11 (18.97%) UML
6 11 (18.97%) ERP
7 9 (15.52%) BPMN
8 7 (12.07%) Data Architecture
8 7 (12.07%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (10.34%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce
10 5 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (6.90%) Risk Management
11 4 (6.90%) Waterfall
11 4 (6.90%) ETL
11 4 (6.90%) Scrum
11 4 (6.90%) Content Management
11 4 (6.90%) Software Engineering
12 3 (5.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.79%) C#
1 8 (13.79%) C++
2 7 (12.07%) SQL
3 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.90%) PHP
3 4 (6.90%) Delphi
3 4 (6.90%) C
4 2 (3.45%) XQuery
4 2 (3.45%) XPath
4 2 (3.45%) SPARQL
4 2 (3.45%) Java
5 1 (1.72%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 19 (32.76%) ISEB
2 14 (24.14%) Degree
3 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) QAD
2 4 (6.90%) Informatica
3 3 (5.17%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle
5 1 (1.72%) SAP
5 1 (1.72%) Siebel
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft