The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Data Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Data Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Data Analyst
Rank 824 843 863
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 56 36 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.033% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.035% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 45 23 31
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £34,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £68,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Business Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Data Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Data Analyst within the UK.

Business Data Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Business Data Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Data Analyst over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Business Data Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Data Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Data Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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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
England +22 56 £45,000 -4.67% 9
London +21 43 £48,000 -8.57% 4
City of London +28 20 £49,500 +41.42% 1
South East -17 5 £45,000 -4.67% 1
South West -9 3 £40,750 +4.48%
Bromley - 3 - -
Berkshire +9 2 £40,500 -32.50%
Cambridgeshire -5 2 - - 1
East of England -20 2 - - 3
Buckinghamshire - 2 £45,000 - 1
North West - 2 £35,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £45,000 - 1
Peterborough - 2 - - 1
Swindon +3 1 £40,000 +2.56%
Slough -4 1 £36,000 -40.00%
Wiltshire -7 1 £40,000 +2.56%
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Paddington - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - -
Macclesfield - 1 £35,000 - 1
Manchester - 1 £35,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £41,500 -
Kent - 1 £35,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Reading - 1 £45,000 -
Salford - 1 £35,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £41,500 -
Folkestone - 1 £35,000 -
Lichfield - 1 £40,000 -

Business Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Business Data 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 Data Analyst in their job title.

1 55 (59.14%) SQL
2 45 (48.39%) Finance
3 44 (47.31%) Business Analysis
4 31 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 30 (32.26%) Microsoft
6 27 (29.03%) Data Management
6 27 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (26.88%) Data Analysis
8 24 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (24.73%) SQL Server
10 20 (21.51%) Relational Database
11 19 (20.43%) Data Modelling
12 18 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (17.20%) Oracle
13 16 (17.20%) Business Objects
14 15 (16.13%) MS Excel
14 15 (16.13%) Data Architecture
15 14 (15.05%) SAS
15 14 (15.05%) Degree
15 14 (15.05%) Visualisation
16 13 (13.98%) GAP Analysis
16 13 (13.98%) Data Integration
16 13 (13.98%) Data Structures
17 11 (11.83%) Trillium
17 11 (11.83%) Zachman Framework
17 11 (11.83%) TOGAF
17 11 (11.83%) Requirements Analysis
17 11 (11.83%) DataFlux
17 11 (11.83%) Oracle BI EE
17 11 (11.83%) SQL Server 2008

Business Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Business Data 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 Data Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (15.05%) SAS
2 4 (4.30%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.15%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.68%) MS Office
3 2 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.15%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.08%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.08%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.08%) SPSS
4 1 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.15%) Markit EDM
2 2 (2.15%) Infor M3
2 2 (2.15%) Movex
2 2 (2.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Office 365
2 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) VoIP
1 2 (2.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (24.73%) SQL Server
3 20 (21.51%) Relational Database
4 11 (11.83%) Oracle BI EE
4 11 (11.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (11.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (8.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (7.53%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (6.45%) RDBMS
7 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (4.30%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (4.30%) QlikView
8 4 (4.30%) BusinessObjects XI
8 4 (4.30%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (3.23%) MySQL
9 3 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (2.15%) MS Access
10 2 (2.15%) Big Data
11 1 (1.08%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 45 (48.39%) Finance
2 9 (9.68%) Retail
3 6 (6.45%) Banking
4 4 (4.30%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.30%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.23%) Marketing
5 3 (3.23%) Front Office
6 2 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.15%) Legal
6 2 (2.15%) Billing
6 2 (2.15%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.08%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.15%) HTML
1 2 (2.15%) EDI
1 2 (2.15%) jQuery
2 1 (1.08%) WCF
2 1 (1.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (15.05%) Visualisation
3 13 (13.98%) Data Integration
3 13 (13.98%) Data Structures
4 5 (5.38%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.38%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.30%) EPoS
5 4 (4.30%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.23%) Hedge funds
6 3 (3.23%) Reference Data
7 2 (2.15%) AS400
7 2 (2.15%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.08%) Equities
8 1 (1.08%) Statistics
8 1 (1.08%) Informatics
8 1 (1.08%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.30%) Windows
2 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (47.31%) Business Analysis
2 27 (29.03%) Data Management
3 25 (26.88%) Data Analysis
4 24 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (20.43%) Data Modelling
6 18 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (16.13%) Data Architecture
8 13 (13.98%) GAP Analysis
9 11 (11.83%) Zachman Framework
9 11 (11.83%) TOGAF
9 11 (11.83%) Requirements Analysis
10 10 (10.75%) ETL
10 10 (10.75%) Analytics
11 8 (8.60%) CRM
11 8 (8.60%) Information Management
12 7 (7.53%) Change Management
12 7 (7.53%) UML
12 7 (7.53%) Data Cleansing
13 6 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (6.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 55 (59.14%) SQL
2 8 (8.60%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.15%) VB
3 2 (2.15%) C
3 2 (2.15%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.08%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (15.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) SLA
2 3 (3.23%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.15%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.08%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.20%) Oracle
2 16 (17.20%) Business Objects
3 11 (11.83%) Trillium
3 11 (11.83%) DataFlux
4 4 (4.30%) SAP
4 4 (4.30%) Sun
5 3 (3.23%) GoldenSource
5 3 (3.23%) Tableau
6 2 (2.15%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 2 (2.15%) Cognos
6 2 (2.15%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.15%) Sage
6 2 (2.15%) Informatica
7 1 (1.08%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.08%) Adobe
7 1 (1.08%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.08%) Hyperion
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