The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 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 Analyst
Rank 39 36 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 38 47 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.34% 5.12% 4.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.68% 5.29% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 37 34 26
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +8.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,400 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
Business Analyst
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
669 888 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 93.96% 96.73% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 587 785 772
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Oxford

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Oxford

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

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Oxford

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 31 (46.97%) Business Analysis
2 27 (40.91%) Project Management
3 23 (34.85%) Workflow
3 23 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (30.30%) ISEB
5 20 (30.30%) PRINCE2
6 19 (28.79%) MS Visio
7 18 (27.27%) ERP
8 16 (24.24%) Use Case
9 14 (21.21%) UML
9 14 (21.21%) Publishing
10 13 (19.70%) Manufacturing
11 12 (18.18%) Degree
11 12 (18.18%) User Experience
12 11 (16.67%) QAD
12 11 (16.67%) MFGPRO
12 11 (16.67%) XML
13 10 (15.15%) ITIL
13 10 (15.15%) Retail
13 10 (15.15%) CMS
14 9 (13.64%) LucidChart
14 9 (13.64%) Information Architecture
14 9 (13.64%) User Experience Design
14 9 (13.64%) Digital Media
14 9 (13.64%) Big Data
14 9 (13.64%) Human Factors
14 9 (13.64%) Usability Engineering
14 9 (13.64%) QA
14 9 (13.64%) BPMN

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 10 (15.15%) CMS
2 1 (1.52%) Alfresco
2 1 (1.52%) Kentico
2 1 (1.52%) Documentum
Applications
1 19 (28.79%) MS Visio
2 9 (13.64%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.03%) MS Office
3 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (16.67%) MFGPRO
2 1 (1.52%) SAP R/3
2 1 (1.52%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.64%) LucidChart
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) Big Data
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) OLAP
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle OLAP
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.52%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Axure RP
2 2 (3.03%) RequisitePro
General
1 14 (21.21%) Publishing
2 13 (19.70%) Manufacturing
3 10 (15.15%) Retail
4 5 (7.58%) Finance
5 3 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.52%) Automotive
6 1 (1.52%) Law
6 1 (1.52%) Marketing
6 1 (1.52%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.67%) XML
2 3 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (1.52%) Web Services
3 1 (1.52%) SAP Business Workflow
3 1 (1.52%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (18.18%) User Experience
3 9 (13.64%) Social Media
3 9 (13.64%) Digital Media
3 9 (13.64%) Human Factors
4 8 (12.12%) Life Science
5 5 (7.58%) LIMS
6 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.97%) Business Analysis
2 27 (40.91%) Project Management
3 23 (34.85%) Workflow
3 23 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (30.30%) PRINCE2
5 18 (27.27%) ERP
6 16 (24.24%) Use Case
7 14 (21.21%) UML
8 10 (15.15%) ITIL
9 9 (13.64%) Usability Engineering
9 9 (13.64%) Information Architecture
9 9 (13.64%) BPMN
9 9 (13.64%) User Experience Design
10 8 (12.12%) Service Delivery
11 6 (9.09%) Content Management
12 5 (7.58%) CRM
13 4 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
14 3 (4.55%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
14 3 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
14 3 (4.55%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.03%) C#
1 2 (3.03%) SQL
2 1 (1.52%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 20 (30.30%) ISEB
2 12 (18.18%) Degree
3 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.64%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (16.67%) QAD
2 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.03%) Sage
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle
3 2 (3.03%) SAP
4 1 (1.52%) Progress
4 1 (1.52%) Open Text
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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