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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 51 46 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 23 29 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.25% 3.96% 6.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.33% 4.13% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 32
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £54,750
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
691 702 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.60% 95.90% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 624 584 449
Average salary £38,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 37 (49.33%) Finance
2 32 (42.67%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (32.00%) Banking
4 23 (30.67%) Business Analysis
5 22 (29.33%) SQL
6 20 (26.67%) Uniface
7 18 (24.00%) Oracle
7 18 (24.00%) PL/SQL
8 17 (22.67%) SDLC
9 16 (21.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (17.33%) ERP
10 13 (17.33%) UML
11 12 (16.00%) Retail
12 10 (13.33%) TDD
12 10 (13.33%) HP
13 9 (12.00%) CRM
13 9 (12.00%) Waterfall
14 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (10.67%) Degree
14 8 (10.67%) RUP
14 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
14 8 (10.67%) UNIX
14 8 (10.67%) COBOL
15 7 (9.33%) T-SQL
15 7 (9.33%) VB
15 7 (9.33%) .NET
15 7 (9.33%) E-Commerce
15 7 (9.33%) Data Modelling
15 7 (9.33%) Systems Analysis
16 6 (8.00%) Retail Banking

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Tesseract
1 2 (2.67%) Infor CRM
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.00%) Informix
3 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (8.00%) PowerBuilder
2 3 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.67%) JIRA
4 1 (1.33%) CA Gen
General
1 37 (49.33%) Finance
2 24 (32.00%) Banking
3 12 (16.00%) Retail
4 6 (8.00%) Retail Banking
5 5 (6.67%) Manufacturing
6 3 (4.00%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.67%) Publishing
8 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) .NET
2 6 (8.00%) CSS
2 6 (8.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.00%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.67%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.33%) EPoS
4 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.67%) UNIX
2 6 (8.00%) Windows
2 6 (8.00%) Solaris
2 6 (8.00%) Linux
2 6 (8.00%) Windows XP
2 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (8.00%) SUSE
2 6 (8.00%) Debian
2 6 (8.00%) Ubuntu
2 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (8.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (8.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.67%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (30.67%) Business Analysis
3 17 (22.67%) SDLC
4 16 (21.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (17.33%) UML
5 13 (17.33%) ERP
6 10 (13.33%) TDD
7 9 (12.00%) CRM
7 9 (12.00%) Waterfall
8 8 (10.67%) RUP
9 7 (9.33%) Data Modelling
9 7 (9.33%) E-Commerce
9 7 (9.33%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (8.00%) Project Management
11 5 (6.67%) Scrum
12 4 (5.33%) Software Testing
12 4 (5.33%) GAP Analysis
12 4 (5.33%) Risk Management
12 4 (5.33%) BPMN
12 4 (5.33%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 22 (29.33%) SQL
2 20 (26.67%) Uniface
3 18 (24.00%) PL/SQL
4 8 (10.67%) COBOL
5 7 (9.33%) T-SQL
5 7 (9.33%) VB
6 6 (8.00%) Python
6 6 (8.00%) VBScript
6 6 (8.00%) Java
6 6 (8.00%) PHP
6 6 (8.00%) C
6 6 (8.00%) C++
7 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (10.67%) Degree
2 4 (5.33%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) QA
2 3 (4.00%) SLA
3 1 (1.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 18 (24.00%) Oracle
2 10 (13.33%) HP
3 6 (8.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (8.00%) Northgate
4 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.00%) Tieto
5 2 (2.67%) Sage
5 2 (2.67%) SAP
6 1 (1.33%) Atlassian
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago