The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Systems 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 Systems Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business System Analyst
Rank 541 513 585
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +72
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 391 448 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.38% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.41% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 344 371 257
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,125 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

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
104523 110040 100310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 87158 89009 83141
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 Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Business Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Systems Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Business Systems Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Business Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 within the UK.

Business Systems Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Systems 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 Systems Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 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 -5 368 £42,820 -4.84% 16
London -37 132 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Yorkshire +31 63 £40,000 -5.88% 1
West Yorkshire +26 48 £40,000 -5.88%
East of England +24 48 £45,000 - 1
South East -55 45 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Leeds +27 39 £40,000 -20.00%
Hertfordshire +25 38 £45,000 - 1
North West +12 32 £42,500 +6.25% 2
City of London +7 29 £50,000 -16.66%
Rickmansworth - 26 £50,750 - 1
East Midlands +19 24 £40,000 -
Harrogate - 24 £40,000 -
North Yorkshire - 24 £40,000 -
Manchester +15 20 £45,000 +2.85% 1
South West -15 14 £36,500 -2.66% 1
Wales +1 12 £37,500 +6.38% 2
Cheshire +1 12 £40,000 +6.66%
South Wales -4 12 £37,500 +6.38% 2
Milton Keynes -4 11 £38,500 +28.33% 1
West Sussex -7 11 £37,500 -4.45% 1
Buckinghamshire -15 11 £38,500 -9.41% 1
Warrington +4 10 £40,000 +6.66%
Nottingham +5 9 £35,000 -30.00%
Nottinghamshire -5 9 £35,000 -20.00%
Berkshire -17 9 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Leicestershire +16 8 £40,000 -20.00%
Essex -5 8 £45,000 -14.28%
Scotland -15 8 £42,500 +25.92%
Leicester - 7 £40,000 -

Business Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Business Systems 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 Systems Analyst in their job title.

1 392 (48.82%) Finance
2 248 (30.88%) SQL
3 233 (29.02%) Agile Software Development
4 197 (24.53%) Business Analysis
5 193 (24.03%) Analytical Skills
6 178 (22.17%) Microsoft
7 151 (18.80%) Systems Analysis
8 144 (17.93%) UML
9 129 (16.06%) MS Excel
10 118 (14.69%) SQL Server
11 110 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
12 107 (13.33%) SDLC
13 102 (12.70%) .NET
14 97 (12.08%) Degree
15 96 (11.96%) Project Management
16 95 (11.83%) Use Case
16 95 (11.83%) Waterfall
17 90 (11.21%) User Acceptance Testing
17 90 (11.21%) MS Office
18 89 (11.08%) Management Information System
19 79 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
20 77 (9.59%) User Stories
21 71 (8.84%) MS Visio
22 70 (8.72%) CRM
23 69 (8.59%) ERP
24 64 (7.97%) Scrum
25 63 (7.85%) Software Delivery
26 62 (7.72%) ISEB
27 53 (6.60%) Data Modelling
28 52 (6.48%) XML

Business Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Business Systems 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 Systems Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (5.11%) SharePoint
2 6 (0.75%) MS Exchange
2 6 (0.75%) Documentum
2 6 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.37%) Lync
6 2 (0.25%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.25%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 129 (16.06%) MS Excel
2 90 (11.21%) MS Office
3 71 (8.84%) MS Visio
4 16 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (1.62%) MS Project
6 4 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 35 (4.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (2.24%) Dynamics NAV
3 13 (1.62%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (1.62%) Tesseract
3 13 (1.62%) Infor CRM
4 9 (1.12%) Oracle General Ledger
5 8 (1.00%) Dynamics GP
6 6 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.62%) Markit EDM
7 5 (0.62%) Primavera
8 4 (0.50%) Northgate Housing
9 3 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (0.37%) thinkFolio
9 3 (0.37%) HiPortfolio
9 3 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.37%) Pegasus Opera
9 3 (0.37%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 32 (3.99%) SaaS
2 5 (0.62%) Lucidchart
3 3 (0.37%) PaaS
3 3 (0.37%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.12%) Veeva
4 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.00%) ATM
2 7 (0.87%) Internet
3 3 (0.37%) Network Security
3 3 (0.37%) WebEx
4 2 (0.25%) Extranet
4 2 (0.25%) Wireless
4 2 (0.25%) Broadband
4 2 (0.25%) HTTP
5 1 (0.12%) DNS
5 1 (0.12%) Intranet
5 1 (0.12%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (14.69%) SQL Server
2 49 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (2.24%) Data Mining
5 17 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (1.74%) Relational Database
7 11 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
8 10 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (1.12%) QlikView
9 9 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (1.00%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.62%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (0.62%) Oracle OLAP
11 5 (0.62%) MySQL
11 5 (0.62%) OLAP
11 5 (0.62%) SQLPlus
12 4 (0.50%) EDRMS
12 4 (0.50%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (1.12%) Toad
2 7 (0.87%) Visual Studio
2 7 (0.87%) JIRA
3 4 (0.50%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.12%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.12%) ERwin
General
1 392 (48.82%) Finance
2 34 (4.23%) Retail
3 25 (3.11%) Manufacturing
4 23 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 22 (2.74%) Banking
6 17 (2.12%) Marketing
7 14 (1.74%) Billing
8 11 (1.37%) Front Office
9 10 (1.25%) Back Office
9 10 (1.25%) Legal
10 6 (0.75%) General Ledger
11 5 (0.62%) Games
11 5 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.50%) Law
12 4 (0.50%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.37%) Publishing
13 3 (0.37%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.25%) Music Industry
14 2 (0.25%) Advertising
14 2 (0.25%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (12.70%) .NET
2 52 (6.48%) XML
3 27 (3.36%) Web Services
4 20 (2.49%) HTML
5 13 (1.62%) CSS
6 12 (1.49%) ASP.NET
7 9 (1.12%) EDI
7 9 (1.12%) .NET Framework
8 7 (0.87%) FIX Protocol
8 7 (0.87%) WSDL
8 7 (0.87%) XSD
8 7 (0.87%) SOAP
9 6 (0.75%) WinForms
10 4 (0.50%) Middleware
10 4 (0.50%) XSLT
10 4 (0.50%) JSON
10 4 (0.50%) REST
11 3 (0.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (0.37%) HTML5
11 3 (0.37%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 193 (24.03%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (11.08%) Management Information System
3 20 (2.49%) Computer Science
4 19 (2.37%) Client/Server
5 16 (1.99%) FMCG
5 16 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (1.49%) Data Structures
7 11 (1.37%) Data Conversion
8 10 (1.25%) User Experience
9 9 (1.12%) Social Media
9 9 (1.12%) Mainframe
9 9 (1.12%) Derivative
10 7 (0.87%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.62%) SWIFT
12 4 (0.50%) Hedge funds
12 4 (0.50%) Commodity Exotics
12 4 (0.50%) Life Science
12 4 (0.50%) Equity Derivative
12 4 (0.50%) Economics
13 3 (0.37%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 16 (1.99%) Windows
2 7 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (0.87%) Windows 7
2 7 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (0.50%) UNIX
4 1 (0.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (29.02%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (24.53%) Business Analysis
3 151 (18.80%) Systems Analysis
4 144 (17.93%) UML
5 110 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 107 (13.33%) SDLC
7 96 (11.96%) Project Management
8 95 (11.83%) Use Case
8 95 (11.83%) Waterfall
9 90 (11.21%) User Acceptance Testing
10 79 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
11 77 (9.59%) User Stories
12 70 (8.72%) CRM
13 69 (8.59%) ERP
14 64 (7.97%) Scrum
15 63 (7.85%) Software Delivery
16 53 (6.60%) Data Modelling
17 48 (5.98%) ITIL
18 44 (5.48%) Change Management
19 42 (5.23%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 248 (30.88%) SQL
2 43 (5.35%) Java
3 33 (4.11%) C#
4 28 (3.49%) T-SQL
5 20 (2.49%) VBA
6 14 (1.74%) VB
7 13 (1.62%) JavaScript
8 10 (1.25%) PL/SQL
9 5 (0.62%) VB.NET
10 4 (0.50%) Uniface
10 4 (0.50%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.50%) VBScript
10 4 (0.50%) PHP
11 3 (0.37%) C++
11 3 (0.37%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 2 (0.25%) C
13 1 (0.12%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 97 (12.08%) Degree
2 62 (7.72%) ISEB
3 25 (3.11%) CIMA
4 19 (2.37%) ACCA
5 18 (2.24%) CBAP
6 10 (1.25%) Security Cleared
7 8 (1.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.37%) HND
10 2 (0.25%) IIBA
11 1 (0.12%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (5.60%) QA
2 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (0.62%) vSphere
2 4 (0.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.25%) XenApp
4 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.25%) ARCserve
2 1 (0.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 178 (22.17%) Microsoft
2 39 (4.86%) Oracle
3 33 (4.11%) SAP
4 25 (3.11%) Sage
5 14 (1.74%) IBM
6 11 (1.37%) Northgate
7 9 (1.12%) Cognos
7 9 (1.12%) Sun
7 9 (1.12%) VMware
8 7 (0.87%) JD Edwards
9 6 (0.75%) Hyperion
9 6 (0.75%) Epicor
10 5 (0.62%) Pegasus
10 5 (0.62%) Charles River
11 4 (0.50%) Portware
11 4 (0.50%) TIBCO
12 3 (0.37%) webMethods
12 3 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.37%) Citrix
12 3 (0.37%) Rackspace
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