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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Data Analyst
Rank 848 839 863
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 54 45 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.041% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.043% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 46 30 38
Average salary £46,250 £43,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.32% -24.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,800 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £63,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,672 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.07% -26.65%

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
107647 103692 109532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.73% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 89339 85136 94063
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 27 November 2014 within the UK.

Business Data Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Data Analyst
Top 23 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 27 November 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 -17 54 £46,250 -2.63% 4
London +22 44 £47,500 -13.63% 1
City of London +40 21 £49,500 +10.00% 1
South East -19 4 £41,750 -21.96% 1
Bromley - 3 - -
South West -13 2 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Surrey -14 2 £50,000 -20.00%
East of England -26 2 £28,500 -22.28% 1
West Midlands - 2 £44,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £28,500 - 1
Swindon +2 1 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Wiltshire -1 1 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Paddington - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £36,000 -
Kent - 1 £35,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Folkestone - 1 £35,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £28,500 -
Lichfield - 1 £40,000 -
Reigate - 1 £47,500 -
Slough - 1 £36,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £48,000 -
Bristol - 1 - -

Business Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 57 (58.16%) SQL
2 46 (46.94%) Finance
3 40 (40.82%) Business Analysis
4 34 (34.69%) Data Warehouse
5 29 (29.59%) SQL Server
6 27 (27.55%) Data Management
6 27 (27.55%) Data Analysis
6 27 (27.55%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (26.53%) Microsoft
8 23 (23.47%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (21.43%) Data Modelling
10 20 (20.41%) Oracle
11 18 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (18.37%) Relational Database
12 17 (17.35%) Business Objects
13 15 (15.31%) Data Architecture
14 14 (14.29%) Visualisation
14 14 (14.29%) Degree
14 14 (14.29%) MS Excel
14 14 (14.29%) SAS
14 14 (14.29%) Trillium
15 13 (13.27%) GAP Analysis
15 13 (13.27%) DataFlux
15 13 (13.27%) Data Integration
16 11 (11.22%) Zachman Framework
16 11 (11.22%) TOGAF
16 11 (11.22%) Requirements Analysis
16 11 (11.22%) Data Cleansing
16 11 (11.22%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (11.22%) Oracle BI EE

Business Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (14.29%) SAS
2 4 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.04%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.14%) MS Office
3 3 (3.06%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.02%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.02%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.02%) SPSS
4 1 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (6.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.04%) Markit EDM
2 2 (2.04%) LatentZero
2 2 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.06%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (2.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (34.69%) Data Warehouse
2 29 (29.59%) SQL Server
3 18 (18.37%) Relational Database
4 11 (11.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (11.22%) Oracle BI EE
4 11 (11.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (6.12%) BusinessObjects XI
8 5 (5.10%) QlikView
9 4 (4.08%) RDBMS
9 4 (4.08%) MS Access
9 4 (4.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 4 (4.08%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (3.06%) MySQL
10 3 (3.06%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (2.04%) Big Data
12 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) ERwin
1 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 46 (46.94%) Finance
2 8 (8.16%) Retail
3 6 (6.12%) Front Office
4 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.08%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.08%) Marketing
4 4 (4.08%) Banking
5 3 (3.06%) Billing
6 2 (2.04%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.06%) HTML
2 2 (2.04%) jQuery
3 1 (1.02%) Web Services
3 1 (1.02%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (27.55%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (14.29%) Visualisation
3 13 (13.27%) Data Integration
4 11 (11.22%) Data Structures
5 5 (5.10%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.10%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.08%) EPoS
6 4 (4.08%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.06%) Hedge funds
8 2 (2.04%) Reference Data
8 2 (2.04%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (2.04%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.02%) NHS
9 1 (1.02%) Equities
9 1 (1.02%) Statistics
9 1 (1.02%) Informatics
9 1 (1.02%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.08%) Windows
2 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (40.82%) Business Analysis
2 27 (27.55%) Data Analysis
2 27 (27.55%) Data Management
3 23 (23.47%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (21.43%) Data Modelling
5 18 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (15.31%) Data Architecture
7 13 (13.27%) GAP Analysis
8 11 (11.22%) Zachman Framework
8 11 (11.22%) TOGAF
8 11 (11.22%) Requirements Analysis
8 11 (11.22%) Data Cleansing
9 10 (10.20%) ETL
9 10 (10.20%) CRM
10 9 (9.18%) Change Management
11 8 (8.16%) UML
11 8 (8.16%) Analytics
12 7 (7.14%) Data Governance
12 7 (7.14%) Use Case
13 6 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (58.16%) SQL
2 6 (6.12%) T-SQL
3 4 (4.08%) VB
4 2 (2.04%) VBA
4 2 (2.04%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.02%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.08%) SLA
1 4 (4.08%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.04%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.02%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (26.53%) Microsoft
2 20 (20.41%) Oracle
3 17 (17.35%) Business Objects
4 14 (14.29%) Trillium
5 13 (13.27%) DataFlux
6 5 (5.10%) Informatica
7 4 (4.08%) SAP
7 4 (4.08%) Sun
8 3 (3.06%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.04%) Tableau
9 2 (2.04%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 2 (2.04%) Siebel
9 2 (2.04%) Sage
9 2 (2.04%) thinkFolio
9 2 (2.04%) Charles River
9 2 (2.04%) GoldenSource
10 1 (1.02%) Wall Street Systems
10 1 (1.02%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.02%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (1.02%) Hyperion
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