The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley 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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 6 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 2 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 11.76% 2.86% 33.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.38% 4.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 9
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 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
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
13 25 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 76.47% 71.43% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 27
Average salary £65,000 £46,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.30% -31.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £35,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

Business Analyst
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) DSDM
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) DSDM
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP