The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 26 34 35
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 50 37 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.09% 5.91% 5.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.30% 6.20% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 37 34 27
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £41,750 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
685 597 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.16% 95.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 607 524 455
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Sheffield

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 43 (49.43%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (40.23%) Finance
3 29 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (27.59%) Banking
5 21 (24.14%) Business Analysis
5 21 (24.14%) SQL
5 21 (24.14%) UML
5 21 (24.14%) SDLC
6 17 (19.54%) Waterfall
7 16 (18.39%) Uniface
7 16 (18.39%) ERP
7 16 (18.39%) PL/SQL
7 16 (18.39%) Oracle
8 15 (17.24%) E-Commerce
9 11 (12.64%) HP
9 11 (12.64%) TDD
10 10 (11.49%) Data Modelling
11 9 (10.34%) CRM
11 9 (10.34%) RUP
11 9 (10.34%) COBOL
11 9 (10.34%) Project Management
11 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (9.20%) BPMN
12 8 (9.20%) Degree
13 7 (8.05%) Systems Analysis
13 7 (8.05%) Use Case
14 6 (6.90%) Retail Banking
14 6 (6.90%) Retail
15 5 (5.75%) JIRA
15 5 (5.75%) Change Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (1.15%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.30%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.15%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (5.75%) JIRA
2 4 (4.60%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.15%) CA Gen
3 1 (1.15%) PowerBuilder
General
1 35 (40.23%) Finance
2 24 (27.59%) Banking
3 6 (6.90%) Retail Banking
3 6 (6.90%) Retail
4 5 (5.75%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.60%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.30%) Back Office
6 2 (2.30%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.60%) .NET
1 4 (4.60%) HTML
2 1 (1.15%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.45%) User Experience
3 2 (2.30%) Reference Data
3 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.15%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.45%) UNIX
2 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.15%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.15%) SUSE
2 1 (1.15%) Debian
2 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.15%) Windows
2 1 (1.15%) Solaris
2 1 (1.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (49.43%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (24.14%) Business Analysis
3 21 (24.14%) UML
3 21 (24.14%) SDLC
4 17 (19.54%) Waterfall
5 16 (18.39%) ERP
6 15 (17.24%) E-Commerce
7 11 (12.64%) TDD
8 10 (11.49%) Data Modelling
9 9 (10.34%) CRM
9 9 (10.34%) RUP
9 9 (10.34%) Project Management
10 8 (9.20%) BPMN
11 7 (8.05%) Systems Analysis
11 7 (8.05%) Use Case
12 5 (5.75%) Change Management
12 5 (5.75%) GAP Analysis
13 4 (4.60%) User Stories
13 4 (4.60%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (24.14%) SQL
2 16 (18.39%) Uniface
2 16 (18.39%) PL/SQL
3 9 (10.34%) COBOL
4 2 (2.30%) PHP
4 2 (2.30%) VB
4 2 (2.30%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.15%) VBScript
5 1 (1.15%) Java
5 1 (1.15%) C
5 1 (1.15%) C++
5 1 (1.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (9.20%) Degree
2 4 (4.60%) CIMA
3 1 (1.15%) CBAP
3 1 (1.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) SLA
2 2 (2.30%) QA
3 1 (1.15%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (18.39%) Oracle
2 11 (12.64%) HP
3 4 (4.60%) Tieto
4 3 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.30%) SAP
6 1 (1.15%) Northgate
6 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
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