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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 33 37 32
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 67 81 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.41% 6.17% 5.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.54% 6.28% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 64 76 44
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £41,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Business Analyst
Wales

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
1025 1290 1052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.99% 98.25% 98.50%
Number of salaries quoted 927 1125 921
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 2016.

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 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +20 48 £37,500 +10.29% 4
Newport -16 12 £40,000 +14.28%
Bridgend +6 2 £38,750 -3.12%
Neath Port Talbot - 2 £37,500 - 1
Business Analyst
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 95 (57.93%) Finance
2 72 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (43.90%) Business Analysis
3 65 (39.63%) SDLC
4 55 (33.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (23.78%) Degree
6 31 (18.90%) Project Management
6 31 (18.90%) ISEB
7 29 (17.68%) Use Case
8 25 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (14.02%) User Stories
10 22 (13.41%) Waterfall
11 17 (10.37%) Microsoft
11 17 (10.37%) UML
12 16 (9.76%) Advertising
13 15 (9.15%) Workflow
13 15 (9.15%) MS Visio
14 13 (7.93%) Scrum
14 13 (7.93%) Requirements Engineering
14 13 (7.93%) Wireframes
15 12 (7.32%) Feasibility Study
15 12 (7.32%) IIBA
16 11 (6.71%) User Acceptance Testing
17 10 (6.10%) Process Improvement
17 10 (6.10%) Business Transformation
17 10 (6.10%) MS Excel
18 9 (5.49%) PRINCE2
18 9 (5.49%) SAP
18 9 (5.49%) CBAP
18 9 (5.49%) Software Delivery

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.61%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 15 (9.15%) MS Visio
2 10 (6.10%) MS Excel
3 8 (4.88%) MS Office
4 4 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) assyst
1 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.61%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.05%) Big Data
3 4 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 95 (57.93%) Finance
2 16 (9.76%) Advertising
3 5 (3.05%) Legal
3 5 (3.05%) Marketing
4 3 (1.83%) Law
4 3 (1.83%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.22%) Banking
6 1 (0.61%) Electronics
6 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.83%) .NET
1 3 (1.83%) Web Services
2 1 (0.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.88%) User Experience
3 7 (4.27%) Data Structures
4 5 (3.05%) Fintech
5 4 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.22%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.22%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
1 72 (43.90%) Business Analysis
2 65 (39.63%) SDLC
3 55 (33.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (18.90%) Project Management
5 29 (17.68%) Use Case
6 23 (14.02%) User Stories
7 22 (13.41%) Waterfall
8 17 (10.37%) UML
9 15 (9.15%) Workflow
10 13 (7.93%) Requirements Engineering
10 13 (7.93%) Scrum
10 13 (7.93%) Wireframes
11 12 (7.32%) Feasibility Study
12 11 (6.71%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (6.10%) Business Transformation
13 10 (6.10%) Process Improvement
14 9 (5.49%) PRINCE2
14 9 (5.49%) Software Delivery
15 8 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.05%) C
2 1 (0.61%) Java
2 1 (0.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (23.78%) Degree
2 31 (18.90%) ISEB
3 12 (7.32%) IIBA
4 9 (5.49%) CBAP
5 4 (2.44%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.61%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.22%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (10.37%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.49%) SAP
3 3 (1.83%) Oracle
4 1 (0.61%) Lotus
4 1 (0.61%) ServiceNow
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago