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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Data Analyst
Rank 835 863 835
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Data Analyst 58 44 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.038% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.041% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 46 42 33
Average salary £55,750 £48,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.35% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,920 £30,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £59,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Business Data Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Data Analyst
Top 22 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 28 August 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 +19 54 £57,000 +23.24% 9
London +31 39 £58,750 +16.33% 2
City of London +28 9 £57,500 +12.19%
East of England -3 6 £32,500 -21.21% 2
South West - 5 - -
Gloucestershire - 5 - -
Gloucester - 5 - -
South East +15 3 £45,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire +12 3 £30,500 -39.00% 1
Scotland +4 3 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Hertfordshire -10 3 £32,500 +11.11% 1
Cambridge - 3 £30,500 - 1
Edinburgh - 2 £40,000 - 1
Berkshire - 2 - -
Glasgow +6 1 £55,000 -8.33%
West Midlands -6 1 £66,500 +71.61% 1
Warwickshire - 1 £66,500 -
Letchworth - 1 £32,500 -
St Albans - 1 £47,500 -
Guildford - 1 £45,000 -
Leamington Spa - 1 £66,500 -
Surrey - 1 £45,000 -

Business Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 51 (45.54%) Business Intelligence
2 50 (44.64%) SQL
3 45 (40.18%) Data Analysis
4 41 (36.61%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (36.61%) Finance
5 40 (35.71%) Banking
6 36 (32.14%) Data Modelling
6 36 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
7 33 (29.46%) Business Analysis
8 29 (25.89%) Analytics
8 29 (25.89%) Reference Data
9 26 (23.21%) Investment Banking
10 25 (22.32%) Data Management
10 25 (22.32%) Data Warehouse
11 20 (17.86%) Microsoft
12 17 (15.18%) Waterfall
12 17 (15.18%) SDLC
13 16 (14.29%) Oracle
13 16 (14.29%) Degree
14 15 (13.39%) MS Visio
14 15 (13.39%) Logical Data Model
15 14 (12.50%) Project Management
15 14 (12.50%) Quality Management
16 13 (11.61%) MS Excel
16 13 (11.61%) Cognos
17 12 (10.71%) SQL Server
17 12 (10.71%) SAP
17 12 (10.71%) Change Management
17 12 (10.71%) Management Information System
17 12 (10.71%) BusinessObjects

Business Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (1.79%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (13.39%) MS Visio
2 13 (11.61%) MS Excel
3 7 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (5.36%) MS Office
5 4 (3.57%) MS Project
6 1 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.89%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.89%) SAP SEM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.46%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.32%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.36%) QlikView
5 5 (4.46%) Oracle ODI
5 5 (4.46%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.68%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.68%) Big Data
8 2 (1.79%) KDB
8 2 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.89%) Essbase
9 1 (0.89%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.89%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.89%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Toad
1 1 (0.89%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 41 (36.61%) Finance
2 40 (35.71%) Banking
3 26 (23.21%) Investment Banking
4 7 (6.25%) Retail
5 6 (5.36%) Publishing
5 6 (5.36%) Telecoms
6 5 (4.46%) Back Office
7 4 (3.57%) Front Office
7 4 (3.57%) Legal
7 4 (3.57%) Marketing
8 2 (1.79%) Billing
9 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.89%) Automotive
9 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.46%) XML
2 3 (2.68%) Middleware
3 2 (1.79%) WinForms
3 2 (1.79%) WCF
3 2 (1.79%) WPF
3 2 (1.79%) .NET
3 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.89%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 36 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (25.89%) Reference Data
3 12 (10.71%) Management Information System
4 10 (8.93%) Data Structures
5 9 (8.04%) Computer Science
6 8 (7.14%) Statistics
7 6 (5.36%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.68%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.79%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.89%) GIS
10 1 (0.89%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.89%) PMI
10 1 (0.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.46%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (45.54%) Business Intelligence
2 45 (40.18%) Data Analysis
3 41 (36.61%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (32.14%) Data Modelling
5 33 (29.46%) Business Analysis
6 29 (25.89%) Analytics
7 25 (22.32%) Data Management
8 17 (15.18%) SDLC
8 17 (15.18%) Waterfall
9 15 (13.39%) Logical Data Model
10 14 (12.50%) Project Management
10 14 (12.50%) Quality Management
11 12 (10.71%) Change Management
12 11 (9.82%) UML
12 11 (9.82%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (8.93%) Migration
14 9 (8.04%) ETL
14 9 (8.04%) Performance Management
14 9 (8.04%) People Management
15 8 (7.14%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 50 (44.64%) SQL
2 9 (8.04%) PL/SQL
3 6 (5.36%) MATLAB
4 4 (3.57%) R
4 4 (3.57%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.68%) Python
6 2 (1.79%) C#
7 1 (0.89%) VBA
7 1 (0.89%) SAS Macro
7 1 (0.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (3.57%) ISEB
3 1 (0.89%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.89%) IIBA
3 1 (0.89%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.93%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.46%) SLA
3 1 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.89%) COREP
3 1 (0.89%) FINREP
Vendors
1 20 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 16 (14.29%) Oracle
3 13 (11.61%) Cognos
4 12 (10.71%) SAP
4 12 (10.71%) Tableau
5 8 (7.14%) GoldenSource
6 2 (1.79%) Splunk
6 2 (1.79%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.79%) Trillium
6 2 (1.79%) Sybase
7 1 (0.89%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.89%) Talend
7 1 (0.89%) Alteryx
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