The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
Wales / South Wales
Rank 38 50 56
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 44 50 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.47% 4.12% 3.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.57% 4.22% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 42 48 37
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales 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
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
790 1186 1202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.26% 97.77% 98.20%
Number of salaries quoted 695 1022 1046
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in South Wales

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in South Wales

Business Analyst
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +18 28 £40,000 +26.98% 1
Newport -1 14 £40,000 +6.66%
Bridgend - 2 £42,500 -
Business Analyst
Wales

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 70 (59.32%) Business Analysis
2 65 (55.08%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (55.08%) Finance
3 33 (27.97%) Degree
4 31 (26.27%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (25.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (25.42%) Project Management
6 28 (23.73%) ISEB
6 28 (23.73%) User Stories
7 25 (21.19%) SDLC
8 24 (20.34%) Use Case
9 18 (15.25%) Advertising
10 14 (11.86%) Scrum
11 13 (11.02%) Microsoft
11 13 (11.02%) Workflow
12 11 (9.32%) Waterfall
12 11 (9.32%) Line Management
13 10 (8.47%) Feasibility Study
14 9 (7.63%) Process Improvement
14 9 (7.63%) Requirements Engineering
14 9 (7.63%) IIBA
14 9 (7.63%) CBAP
14 9 (7.63%) User Acceptance Testing
15 8 (6.78%) BPMN
15 8 (6.78%) Mentoring
15 8 (6.78%) PRINCE2
15 8 (6.78%) Systems Analysis
16 7 (5.93%) Data Security
16 7 (5.93%) UML
16 7 (5.93%) .NET

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 6 (5.08%) MS Office
2 4 (3.39%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.54%) Moqups
4 2 (1.69%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) Broadband
1 1 (0.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.85%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (3.39%) JIRA
2 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 65 (55.08%) Finance
2 18 (15.25%) Advertising
3 3 (2.54%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.54%) Marketing
4 2 (1.69%) Electronics
4 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.85%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.93%) .NET
2 1 (0.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (26.27%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.93%) Data Structures
3 5 (4.24%) User Experience
4 4 (3.39%) Fintech
4 4 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (59.32%) Business Analysis
2 65 (55.08%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (25.42%) Project Management
3 30 (25.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (23.73%) User Stories
5 25 (21.19%) SDLC
6 24 (20.34%) Use Case
7 14 (11.86%) Scrum
8 13 (11.02%) Workflow
9 11 (9.32%) Line Management
9 11 (9.32%) Waterfall
10 10 (8.47%) Feasibility Study
11 9 (7.63%) Process Improvement
11 9 (7.63%) Requirements Engineering
11 9 (7.63%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (6.78%) BPMN
12 8 (6.78%) Mentoring
12 8 (6.78%) PRINCE2
12 8 (6.78%) Systems Analysis
13 7 (5.93%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.24%) C
2 2 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (27.97%) Degree
2 28 (23.73%) ISEB
3 9 (7.63%) CBAP
3 9 (7.63%) IIBA
4 4 (3.39%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (11.02%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.93%) SAP
3 1 (0.85%) Google
3 1 (0.85%) Tableau
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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