The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 40 48 55
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 47 35 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.37% 3.93% 3.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.53% 4.04% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 40 30 23
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £39,792
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
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 South Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
850 866 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 97.03% 97.19% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 727 696 629
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -2 38 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Rotherham +21 3 £40,000 +45.45%
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 47 (48.96%) Business Analysis
2 31 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (32.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (21.88%) Finance
3 21 (21.88%) CRM
4 20 (20.83%) Project Management
5 19 (19.79%) Management Information System
6 18 (18.75%) Change Management
6 18 (18.75%) BPMN
6 18 (18.75%) User Stories
7 16 (16.67%) UML
8 14 (14.58%) ISEB
8 14 (14.58%) Waterfall
8 14 (14.58%) Use Case
9 13 (13.54%) ERP
9 13 (13.54%) MS Visio
10 12 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 12 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
11 9 (9.38%) SAP
11 9 (9.38%) Manufacturing
11 9 (9.38%) Systems Analysis
12 8 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
12 8 (8.33%) JIRA
12 8 (8.33%) CBAP
12 8 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (8.33%) Financial Analysis
12 8 (8.33%) SAP CRM
12 8 (8.33%) SAP BW
12 8 (8.33%) SQL

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2 (2.08%) Confluence
2 1 (1.04%) JBoss
2 1 (1.04%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.04%) CMS
2 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (13.54%) MS Visio
2 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
3 6 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (8.33%) SAP CRM
2 3 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.04%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.33%) SAP BW
2 6 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (21.88%) Finance
2 9 (9.38%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (1.04%) Back Office
4 1 (1.04%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.29%) HTML
2 4 (4.17%) Web Services
3 2 (2.08%) XML
4 1 (1.04%) SOAP
4 1 (1.04%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.79%) Management Information System
2 12 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.29%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.25%) User Experience
4 6 (6.25%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.04%) PMI
5 1 (1.04%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.04%) FMCG
5 1 (1.04%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.04%) UNIX
1 1 (1.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (48.96%) Business Analysis
2 31 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (32.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (21.88%) CRM
4 20 (20.83%) Project Management
5 18 (18.75%) Change Management
5 18 (18.75%) BPMN
5 18 (18.75%) User Stories
6 16 (16.67%) UML
7 14 (14.58%) Waterfall
7 14 (14.58%) Use Case
8 13 (13.54%) ERP
9 12 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 9 (9.38%) Systems Analysis
11 8 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
11 8 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (8.33%) Financial Analysis
12 7 (7.29%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (7.29%) Document Management
12 7 (7.29%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.33%) SQL
2 7 (7.29%) ABAP
3 2 (2.08%) Java
3 2 (2.08%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.04%) VB
4 1 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (14.58%) ISEB
2 8 (8.33%) CBAP
3 6 (6.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (1.04%) PMP
4 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.04%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (9.38%) SAP
2 6 (6.25%) Business Objects
3 2 (2.08%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle
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