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 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 Data Analyst
Rank 829 846 855
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 49 47 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.046% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.048% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 37 36 29
Average salary £45,000 £47,209 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.67% -5.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,150 £35,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £60,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £47,209 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.38% +11.08%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
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 £27,500 £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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Business Data Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Data Analyst
Top 24 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 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
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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 0 49 £45,000 -4.67% 12
London +10 31 £45,000 - 8
City of London +11 11 £51,000 +7.36% 4
South East -35 7 £45,000 -4.67%
Buckinghamshire - 6 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 6 £45,000 -
South West -9 4 £40,750 +14.78% 1
North West - 4 £35,000 -
East of England -9 3 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
Cheshire - 3 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £41,500 -
Peterborough - 3 - -
Cheltenham - 2 £41,500 -
Swindon -2 1 £40,000 +12.67% 1
Wiltshire -6 1 £40,000 +12.67% 1
Berkshire -19 1 £45,000 -25.00%
Bromley - 1 - -
Macclesfield - 1 £35,000 -
Manchester - 1 £35,000 -
Reading - 1 £45,000 -
Salford - 1 £35,000 -
Ealing - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £60,000 -

Business Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 61 (61.62%) SQL
2 44 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 43 (43.43%) Finance
4 35 (35.35%) Microsoft
5 29 (29.29%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (28.28%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (28.28%) Data Analysis
7 26 (26.26%) Data Management
7 26 (26.26%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (21.21%) Relational Database
8 21 (21.21%) SQL Server
9 20 (20.20%) MS Excel
9 20 (20.20%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (19.19%) Business Objects
11 17 (17.17%) Oracle
11 17 (17.17%) Data Structures
11 17 (17.17%) Degree
12 15 (15.15%) Data Modelling
12 15 (15.15%) Data Architecture
12 15 (15.15%) Visualisation
13 14 (14.14%) SAS
14 13 (13.13%) Data Integration
14 13 (13.13%) Analytics
15 12 (12.12%) MS Office
15 12 (12.12%) Retail
16 11 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
16 11 (11.11%) TOGAF
16 11 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
16 11 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
16 11 (11.11%) T-SQL

Business Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (14.14%) SAS
2 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.02%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (20.20%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.12%) MS Office
3 5 (5.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (2.02%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.01%) SPSS
6 1 (1.01%) Photoshop
6 1 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (1.01%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.03%) Movex
2 3 (3.03%) Infor M3
3 2 (2.02%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Office 365
2 1 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (2.02%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (29.29%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (21.21%) Relational Database
2 21 (21.21%) SQL Server
3 11 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
3 11 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (8.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (8.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (7.07%) RDBMS
7 5 (5.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (4.04%) QlikView
8 4 (4.04%) BusinessObjects XI
8 4 (4.04%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 4 (4.04%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (3.03%) MySQL
9 3 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (3.03%) Big Data
10 2 (2.02%) MS Access
11 1 (1.01%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.01%) Git (software)
General
1 43 (43.43%) Finance
2 12 (12.12%) Retail
3 9 (9.09%) Banking
4 5 (5.05%) Retail Banking
5 4 (4.04%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.04%) Marketing
5 4 (4.04%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.04%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.02%) Billing
7 1 (1.01%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.03%) EDI
2 2 (2.02%) jQuery
2 2 (2.02%) Web Services
2 2 (2.02%) HTML
3 1 (1.01%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.26%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (17.17%) Data Structures
3 15 (15.15%) Visualisation
4 13 (13.13%) Data Integration
5 5 (5.05%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.05%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.04%) Mathematics
6 4 (4.04%) Reference Data
6 4 (4.04%) EPoS
7 3 (3.03%) AS400
7 3 (3.03%) Hedge funds
8 2 (2.02%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (1.01%) NHS
9 1 (1.01%) Statistics
9 1 (1.01%) Equities
9 1 (1.01%) Data Extraction
9 1 (1.01%) Social Network
9 1 (1.01%) Informatics
9 1 (1.01%) Social Media
9 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.04%) Windows
2 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.02%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 28 (28.28%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (28.28%) Data Analysis
3 26 (26.26%) Data Management
4 20 (20.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (15.15%) Data Modelling
5 15 (15.15%) Data Architecture
6 13 (13.13%) Analytics
7 11 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
7 11 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 11 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
7 11 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
7 11 (11.11%) ETL
8 9 (9.09%) Information Management
9 8 (8.08%) Migration
9 8 (8.08%) CRM
10 7 (7.07%) SOA
10 7 (7.07%) Change Management
10 7 (7.07%) Data Migration
10 7 (7.07%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 61 (61.62%) SQL
2 11 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 4 (4.04%) C
4 2 (2.02%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.02%) VB
5 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.01%) VBA
5 1 (1.01%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.01%) Java
5 1 (1.01%) Python
5 1 (1.01%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (17.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) SLA
2 2 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.02%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.01%) QA
3 1 (1.01%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 35 (35.35%) Microsoft
2 19 (19.19%) Business Objects
3 17 (17.17%) Oracle
4 11 (11.11%) Trillium
4 11 (11.11%) DataFlux
5 4 (4.04%) Cognos
5 4 (4.04%) SAP
5 4 (4.04%) Sun
6 3 (3.03%) Tableau
7 2 (2.02%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.02%) Sage
7 2 (2.02%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (2.02%) Informatica
8 1 (1.01%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.01%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.01%) Adobe
8 1 (1.01%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.01%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.01%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.01%) GoldenSource
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