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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 36 43 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 64 56 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.99% 5.21% 5.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.12% 5.29% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 59 52 51
Median salary £39,250 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £30,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +0.57%
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
1045 1058 1117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.85% 98.42% 98.41%
Number of salaries quoted 929 918 947
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -1 29 £40,000 +17.64% 4
Newport 0 27 £39,250 -1.87% 1
Neath Port Talbot +1 7 £37,500 -
Business Analyst
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 69 (54.76%) Finance
2 61 (48.41%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (46.03%) Business Analysis
4 44 (34.92%) SDLC
5 37 (29.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (26.19%) Degree
7 30 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (23.02%) User Stories
9 28 (22.22%) Use Case
10 26 (20.63%) Project Management
11 24 (19.05%) ISEB
12 19 (15.08%) Workflow
13 16 (12.70%) Microsoft
14 15 (11.90%) Wireframes
15 14 (11.11%) Scrum
16 13 (10.32%) Advertising
17 12 (9.52%) Feasibility Study
18 11 (8.73%) IIBA
18 11 (8.73%) PRINCE2
19 10 (7.94%) UML
19 10 (7.94%) SAP
19 10 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
20 9 (7.14%) Requirements Engineering
20 9 (7.14%) Waterfall
20 9 (7.14%) Process Improvement
20 9 (7.14%) SQL Server
20 9 (7.14%) MS Excel
21 8 (6.35%) Data Structures
21 8 (6.35%) CBAP
21 8 (6.35%) Project Planning

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 9 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.17%) MS Office
4 3 (2.38%) Moqups
4 3 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) PaaS
1 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.79%) Big Data
4 1 (0.79%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (3.17%) JIRA
General
1 69 (54.76%) Finance
2 13 (10.32%) Advertising
3 4 (3.17%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.17%) Marketing
4 2 (1.59%) Electronics
4 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.79%) Law
5 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (0.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.35%) Data Structures
3 6 (4.76%) User Experience
4 5 (3.97%) Fintech
4 5 (3.97%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.97%) Statistics
5 2 (1.59%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (48.41%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (46.03%) Business Analysis
3 44 (34.92%) SDLC
4 37 (29.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (23.02%) User Stories
6 28 (22.22%) Use Case
7 26 (20.63%) Project Management
8 19 (15.08%) Workflow
9 15 (11.90%) Wireframes
10 14 (11.11%) Scrum
11 12 (9.52%) Feasibility Study
12 11 (8.73%) PRINCE2
13 10 (7.94%) UML
13 10 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (7.14%) Process Improvement
14 9 (7.14%) Requirements Engineering
14 9 (7.14%) Waterfall
15 8 (6.35%) Project Planning
16 7 (5.56%) BPMN
16 7 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.97%) C
2 2 (1.59%) SQL
3 1 (0.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 33 (26.19%) Degree
2 24 (19.05%) ISEB
3 11 (8.73%) IIBA
4 8 (6.35%) CBAP
5 4 (3.17%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.94%) SAP
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