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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 48 28 51
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 29 34 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.88% 6.31% 2.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.05% 6.56% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 13
Average salary £35,000 £39,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £35,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £54,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,026
% change year-on-year
- +6.18%
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
716 518 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 95.85% 96.10% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 595 450 484
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 21 (31.82%) E-Commerce
2 20 (30.30%) ERP
3 18 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 16 (24.24%) Banking
4 16 (24.24%) SQL
5 15 (22.73%) Project Management
5 15 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (19.70%) CRM
6 13 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (18.18%) Waterfall
8 11 (16.67%) User Stories
8 11 (16.67%) Java
8 11 (16.67%) Oracle
9 10 (15.15%) HTML
9 10 (15.15%) XML
9 10 (15.15%) MS Visio
9 10 (15.15%) Finance
10 9 (13.64%) Hibernate
10 9 (13.64%) Eclipse
10 9 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (13.64%) UNIX
10 9 (13.64%) JBoss
10 9 (13.64%) Web Services
10 9 (13.64%) PL/SQL
10 9 (13.64%) WebSphere
11 8 (12.12%) RESTful
11 8 (12.12%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (12.12%) SOAP
11 8 (12.12%) UML
11 8 (12.12%) ISEB

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 9 (13.64%) WebSphere
2 8 (12.12%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (6.06%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) MS Visio
2 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.03%) MS Office
3 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.03%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (4.55%) QlikView
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (24.24%) Banking
2 10 (15.15%) Finance
3 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.15%) HTML
1 10 (15.15%) XML
2 9 (13.64%) Hibernate
2 9 (13.64%) Web Services
3 8 (12.12%) SOAP
3 8 (12.12%) RESTful
4 1 (1.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.52%) Life Science
2 1 (1.52%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.64%) UNIX
2 1 (1.52%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.82%) E-Commerce
2 20 (30.30%) ERP
3 18 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 15 (22.73%) Project Management
4 15 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (19.70%) CRM
5 13 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 11 (16.67%) User Stories
8 9 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (12.12%) UML
10 6 (9.09%) Scrum
11 5 (7.58%) Change Management
12 4 (6.06%) GAP Analysis
12 4 (6.06%) BPR
12 4 (6.06%) Time Management
12 4 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
13 3 (4.55%) BPMN
13 3 (4.55%) Financial Analysis
13 3 (4.55%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.24%) SQL
2 11 (16.67%) Java
3 9 (13.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) ISEB
2 4 (6.06%) Degree
3 3 (4.55%) CBAP
4 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (16.67%) Oracle
2 9 (13.64%) JBoss
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.03%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.03%) SAP
5 1 (1.52%) Sage
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