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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 45 16 42
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 32 42 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.22% 9.52% 4.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.38% 9.86% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24 39 33
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +37.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £29,600 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,350 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
731 426 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.44% 96.60% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 618 364 573
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 25 (45.45%) Business Analysis
2 23 (41.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (30.91%) SQL
4 17 (30.91%) ERP
5 16 (29.09%) CRM
5 16 (29.09%) E-Commerce
6 14 (25.45%) Project Management
6 14 (25.45%) User Stories
7 11 (20.00%) Waterfall
8 9 (16.36%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (12.73%) HTML
9 7 (12.73%) Java
9 7 (12.73%) XML
10 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (10.91%) Change Management
10 6 (10.91%) Finance
10 6 (10.91%) Web Services
10 6 (10.91%) PL/SQL
10 6 (10.91%) Oracle
11 5 (9.09%) BPMN
11 5 (9.09%) WebSphere
11 5 (9.09%) SOAP
11 5 (9.09%) UNIX
11 5 (9.09%) UML
11 5 (9.09%) JBoss
11 5 (9.09%) ISEB
11 5 (9.09%) Eclipse
11 5 (9.09%) Hibernate
12 4 (7.27%) Management Information System

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 5 (9.09%) JBoss
1 5 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 4 (7.27%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.82%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.82%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (5.45%) QlikView
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.82%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.91%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) HTML
1 7 (12.73%) XML
2 6 (10.91%) Web Services
3 5 (9.09%) SOAP
3 5 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 4 (7.27%) RESTful
5 1 (1.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.82%) User Experience
4 1 (1.82%) Life Science
4 1 (1.82%) Open Source
4 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) UNIX
2 1 (1.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Business Analysis
2 23 (41.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (30.91%) ERP
5 16 (29.09%) CRM
5 16 (29.09%) E-Commerce
6 14 (25.45%) Project Management
6 14 (25.45%) User Stories
7 11 (20.00%) Waterfall
8 9 (16.36%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (10.91%) Change Management
10 5 (9.09%) UML
10 5 (9.09%) BPMN
11 4 (7.27%) Time Management
11 4 (7.27%) Requirements Analysis
12 3 (5.45%) Systems Analysis
12 3 (5.45%) Data Governance
12 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2
13 2 (3.64%) ITIL
13 2 (3.64%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.91%) SQL
2 7 (12.73%) Java
3 6 (10.91%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.82%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) ISEB
2 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (3.64%) CBAP
3 1 (1.82%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (1.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Oracle
2 1 (1.82%) SAP
2 1 (1.82%) Sage
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