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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Data Analyst
Rank 844 878 842
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 59 62 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.051% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.054% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 42 55 26
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +10.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,900 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.18%

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
104884 114227 107029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85795 92537 89098
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 17 April 2015 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 17 April 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
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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 +31 59 £47,500 +5.55% 6
London +20 32 £56,250 +7.14% 5
South East -6 12 £42,500 -2.85%
Berkshire +4 10 £42,500 -
Bracknell +7 8 £42,500 -
South West - 7 £40,000 -
City of London +24 5 £75,000 +33.92% 4
Gloucestershire - 5 £40,000 -
North West +4 3 £28,000 -2.60% 1
Cheltenham - 3 £40,000 -
Kent +21 2 £35,000 -7.89%
Folkestone +8 2 £35,000 -7.89%
West Midlands -14 2 £57,500 +21.05%
Ealing - 2 - -
Warwick - 2 £57,500 -
Warwickshire - 2 £57,500 -
Cheshire - 2 - - 1
East of England +24 1 £55,000 +100.00%
Yorkshire +7 1 £50,000 +92.30%
West Yorkshire +4 1 £50,000 +92.30%
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £28,000 -
Durham - 1 £50,000 -
Essex - 1 £55,000 -
Accrington - 1 £28,000 -
Swindon - 1 - -
Gloucester - 1 £45,000 -
Brentwood - 1 £55,000 -
Bristol - 1 - -
North East - 1 £50,000 -

Business Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 63 (56.76%) SQL
2 45 (40.54%) Business Analysis
3 41 (36.94%) Business Intelligence
4 39 (35.14%) Finance
5 38 (34.23%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (28.83%) Degree
7 30 (27.03%) Microsoft
8 28 (25.23%) Data Analysis
9 27 (24.32%) Data Management
10 24 (21.62%) Analytics
11 23 (20.72%) Data Warehouse
12 22 (19.82%) Data Modelling
13 21 (18.92%) Oracle
14 19 (17.12%) Banking
15 18 (16.22%) Data Structures
15 18 (16.22%) Relational Database
16 17 (15.32%) MS Excel
17 16 (14.41%) Agile Software Development
18 15 (13.51%) SQL Server
19 14 (12.61%) Cognos
19 14 (12.61%) Investment Banking
20 13 (11.71%) Visualisation
20 13 (11.71%) Computer Science
20 13 (11.71%) Oracle BI EE
21 12 (10.81%) Waterfall
21 12 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
22 11 (9.91%) SAS
22 11 (9.91%) T-SQL
23 10 (9.01%) Business Objects
23 10 (9.01%) Data Architecture

Business Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 11 (9.91%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (15.32%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.21%) MS Office
3 6 (5.41%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (4.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (4.50%) SPSS
5 3 (2.70%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.90%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.90%) MS Project
6 1 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.90%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Movex
1 3 (2.70%) Markit EDM
1 3 (2.70%) Infor M3
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.80%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.90%) SaaS
2 1 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.72%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (16.22%) Relational Database
3 15 (13.51%) SQL Server
4 13 (11.71%) Oracle BI EE
5 9 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (8.11%) RDBMS
6 8 (7.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (7.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (6.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (4.50%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (3.60%) Big Data
10 4 (3.60%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (3.60%) QlikView
11 3 (2.70%) Data Mining
11 3 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.80%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 1 (0.90%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Toad
1 1 (0.90%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 39 (35.14%) Finance
2 19 (17.12%) Banking
3 14 (12.61%) Investment Banking
4 9 (8.11%) Telecoms
5 8 (7.21%) Retail
6 5 (4.50%) Retail Banking
6 5 (4.50%) Marketing
6 5 (4.50%) Games
7 4 (3.60%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.80%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.80%) Billing
9 1 (0.90%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.31%) Web Services
2 3 (2.70%) EDI
3 2 (1.80%) Middleware
3 2 (1.80%) SOAP
4 1 (0.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (34.23%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (16.22%) Data Structures
3 13 (11.71%) Visualisation
3 13 (11.71%) Computer Science
4 10 (9.01%) Reference Data
5 8 (7.21%) Data Integration
5 8 (7.21%) Mathematics
5 8 (7.21%) Statistics
6 4 (3.60%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.70%) AS400
8 1 (0.90%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.90%) Informatics
8 1 (0.90%) NHS
8 1 (0.90%) Social Network
8 1 (0.90%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.90%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (40.54%) Business Analysis
2 41 (36.94%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (25.23%) Data Analysis
4 27 (24.32%) Data Management
5 24 (21.62%) Analytics
6 22 (19.82%) Data Modelling
7 16 (14.41%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (10.81%) Waterfall
9 10 (9.01%) Data Architecture
10 9 (8.11%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (8.11%) GAP Analysis
10 9 (8.11%) ETL
11 8 (7.21%) Systems Analysis
11 8 (7.21%) Zachman Framework
11 8 (7.21%) TOGAF
11 8 (7.21%) Information Management
11 8 (7.21%) Statistical Analysis
11 8 (7.21%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (7.21%) Linear Regression
Programming Languages
1 63 (56.76%) SQL
2 11 (9.91%) T-SQL
3 8 (7.21%) MATLAB
4 5 (4.50%) Python
5 4 (3.60%) C
5 4 (3.60%) Perl
5 4 (3.60%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.70%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.80%) VBA
8 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.90%) Java
8 1 (0.90%) R
8 1 (0.90%) Scala
Qualifications
1 32 (28.83%) Degree
2 1 (0.90%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.80%) MiFID
1 2 (1.80%) EMIR
2 1 (0.90%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 30 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 21 (18.92%) Oracle
3 14 (12.61%) Cognos
4 10 (9.01%) Business Objects
5 8 (7.21%) Trillium
5 8 (7.21%) DataFlux
6 7 (6.31%) SAP
7 6 (5.41%) Tableau
8 5 (4.50%) Teradata
9 4 (3.60%) Greenplum
9 4 (3.60%) Netezza
9 4 (3.60%) Birst
10 2 (1.80%) Alteryx
10 2 (1.80%) GoldenSource
10 2 (1.80%) JD Edwards
10 2 (1.80%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (0.90%) Adobe
11 1 (0.90%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.90%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.90%) Informatica
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