The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Business Systems Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business System Analyst
Rank 604 517 481
Rank change year-on-year
-87 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 321 538 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.49% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.51% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 280 479 474
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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
93927 105447 110714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79022 87559 89297
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

Business Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Business Systems Analyst in the job title.

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 31 August 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -122 296 £45,000 - 26
London -51 132 £50,000 -9.09% 11
Yorkshire -15 37 £35,500 -11.25% 7
South East -9 32 £45,000 +5.88% 2
East of England -19 27 £47,500 +11.76%
West Yorkshire -14 23 £45,000 +12.49% 4
City of London +37 21 £50,000 -6.97% 6
East Midlands +8 21 £41,500 +3.75% 1
Nottinghamshire +17 19 £41,500 +18.57% 1
South West -15 17 £37,500 +7.14%
North West -9 16 £38,000 -9.52% 3
West Midlands -12 16 £42,500 - 2
Hertfordshire -19 13 £50,000 +11.11%
Manchester 0 12 £39,500 -12.22% 2
Surrey +34 9 £42,000 -6.66%
Scotland +15 9 £37,750 -11.17% 1
Nottingham +11 9 £45,000 +28.57%
Gloucestershire 0 9 £40,000 -33.33%
Cheltenham -5 9 £40,000 -33.33%
Leeds -10 9 £45,000 +12.49% 3
Sheffield +24 8 £35,000 -12.50% 1
South Yorkshire +16 8 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Buckinghamshire +13 8 £42,500 -
Bradford +5 8 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Watford - 8 £47,000 -
Berkshire +4 7 £50,000 -6.97%
Redhill +23 6 £51,500 +54.88%
Glasgow +6 6 £37,750 - 1
Essex -1 6 £47,500 +6.74%
Mansfield - 6 £41,500 -

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, Business Systems Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Business Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 264 (38.32%) Finance
2 246 (35.70%) Business Analysis
3 182 (26.42%) SQL
4 175 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
5 126 (18.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 126 (18.29%) Analytical Skills
6 125 (18.14%) UML
7 108 (15.67%) Systems Analysis
8 106 (15.38%) Project Management
9 100 (14.51%) SDLC
10 92 (13.35%) Microsoft
11 87 (12.63%) SQL Server
12 73 (10.60%) CRM
13 69 (10.01%) Use Case
14 68 (9.87%) ISEB
14 68 (9.87%) Management Information System
15 67 (9.72%) Data Modelling
16 63 (9.14%) Business Intelligence
16 63 (9.14%) Degree
17 62 (9.00%) Change Management
18 61 (8.85%) Oracle
19 60 (8.71%) MS Excel
20 59 (8.56%) PRINCE2
21 57 (8.27%) Waterfall
22 56 (8.13%) User Acceptance Testing
23 55 (7.98%) .NET
24 53 (7.69%) Legal
25 52 (7.55%) ERP
26 48 (6.97%) Risk Management
26 48 (6.97%) MS Visio

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (4.21%) SharePoint
2 17 (2.47%) SAS
3 6 (0.87%) WebSphere
4 5 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.29%) CMS
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.15%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.15%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 60 (8.71%) MS Excel
2 48 (6.97%) MS Visio
3 44 (6.39%) MS Office
4 22 (3.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (1.89%) MS Project
6 9 (1.31%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.44%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.29%) GIMP
8 2 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 27 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.60%) Cognos TM1
3 10 (1.45%) Cognos Planning
4 9 (1.31%) Northgate Housing
5 7 (1.02%) SAP CO
5 7 (1.02%) SAP FI
5 7 (1.02%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.87%) SAP FI-AP
6 6 (0.87%) SAP FI-AR
6 6 (0.87%) SAP HCM
6 6 (0.87%) SAP HR
6 6 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.87%) SAP PS
6 6 (0.87%) Unit4 Business World
7 5 (0.73%) CSG Singleview
7 5 (0.73%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 4 (0.58%) SAP SD
9 3 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.44%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.73%) SaaS
2 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.15%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.89%) Internet
2 2 (0.29%) Intranet
3 1 (0.15%) DHCP
3 1 (0.15%) DNS
3 1 (0.15%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.15%) LAN
3 1 (0.15%) NFC
3 1 (0.15%) RS-232
3 1 (0.15%) RS-485
3 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.15%) VPN
3 1 (0.15%) WAN
3 1 (0.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (12.63%) SQL Server
2 40 (5.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (3.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (2.18%) Relational Database
7 14 (2.03%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (1.16%) Big Data
9 7 (1.02%) IBM InfoSphere
9 7 (1.02%) Oracle Exadata
10 6 (0.87%) DataStage
10 6 (0.87%) GIS
10 6 (0.87%) Oracle Database
10 6 (0.87%) QualityStage
11 5 (0.73%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.73%) OLAP
11 5 (0.73%) Oracle OLAP
11 5 (0.73%) QlikView
11 5 (0.73%) SAP Data Services
12 4 (0.58%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 11 (1.60%) Rational Rose
2 10 (1.45%) JIRA
3 6 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (0.73%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 3 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.15%) Ant
6 1 (0.15%) Toad
General
1 264 (38.32%) Finance
2 53 (7.69%) Legal
3 41 (5.95%) Retail
4 38 (5.52%) Law
5 29 (4.21%) Marketing
6 28 (4.06%) Manufacturing
7 26 (3.77%) Telecoms
8 23 (3.34%) Banking
9 18 (2.61%) Back Office
10 16 (2.32%) Billing
11 7 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.87%) Electronics
13 5 (0.73%) Advertising
14 4 (0.58%) Automotive
14 4 (0.58%) Local Government
15 3 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.44%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.44%) General Ledger
15 3 (0.44%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.15%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (7.98%) .NET
2 40 (5.81%) XML
3 33 (4.79%) .NET Framework
4 28 (4.06%) Web Services
5 14 (2.03%) HTML
6 11 (1.60%) WSDL
6 11 (1.60%) XML Schema
6 11 (1.60%) XSD
7 8 (1.16%) CSS
8 7 (1.02%) Middleware
9 5 (0.73%) CSS3
9 5 (0.73%) HTML5
10 2 (0.29%) jQuery
10 2 (0.29%) SOAP
10 2 (0.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (0.15%) Apache Flex
11 1 (0.15%) EDI
11 1 (0.15%) Hibernate
11 1 (0.15%) MDX
11 1 (0.15%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 126 (18.29%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (9.87%) Management Information System
3 29 (4.21%) Computer Science
4 23 (3.34%) Mainframe
5 12 (1.74%) NHS
6 11 (1.60%) Driving Licence
6 11 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.02%) Fixed Income
7 7 (1.02%) FMCG
7 7 (1.02%) User Experience
8 6 (0.87%) Mobile App
9 5 (0.73%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.58%) Credit Risk
10 4 (0.58%) EPoS
10 4 (0.58%) Market Risk
10 4 (0.58%) Online Banking
11 3 (0.44%) AS400
11 3 (0.44%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.44%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.44%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 4 (0.58%) Unix
1 4 (0.58%) Windows
2 2 (0.29%) Linux
2 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.15%) AIX
3 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (35.70%) Business Analysis
2 175 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (18.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 125 (18.14%) UML
5 108 (15.67%) Systems Analysis
6 106 (15.38%) Project Management
7 100 (14.51%) SDLC
8 73 (10.60%) CRM
9 69 (10.01%) Use Case
10 67 (9.72%) Data Modelling
11 63 (9.14%) Business Intelligence
12 62 (9.00%) Change Management
13 59 (8.56%) PRINCE2
14 57 (8.27%) Waterfall
15 56 (8.13%) User Acceptance Testing
16 52 (7.55%) ERP
17 48 (6.97%) Risk Management
18 41 (5.95%) Wireframes
19 38 (5.52%) ITIL
19 38 (5.52%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 182 (26.42%) SQL
2 32 (4.64%) Java
3 13 (1.89%) VBA
4 11 (1.60%) C#
5 9 (1.31%) T-SQL
6 8 (1.16%) VB
7 7 (1.02%) JavaScript
8 6 (0.87%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.44%) RPG
10 2 (0.29%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.29%) VBScript
11 1 (0.15%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.15%) C
11 1 (0.15%) PeopleCode
11 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 68 (9.87%) ISEB
2 63 (9.14%) Degree
3 9 (1.31%) ACCA
3 9 (1.31%) PMI Certification
4 8 (1.16%) HND
4 8 (1.16%) PMP
5 6 (0.87%) CCA
5 6 (0.87%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.44%) CBAP
7 3 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.29%) APMP
8 2 (0.29%) CITP
8 2 (0.29%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.29%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.15%) CIMA
9 1 (0.15%) HNC
9 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.37%) QA
2 8 (1.16%) SLA
3 4 (0.58%) GAAP
4 3 (0.44%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.44%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.15%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (0.15%) Oozie
2 1 (0.15%) SCCM
2 1 (0.15%) SCOM
2 1 (0.15%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 92 (13.35%) Microsoft
2 61 (8.85%) Oracle
3 45 (6.53%) SAP
4 33 (4.79%) Cognos
5 20 (2.90%) IBM
6 15 (2.18%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (1.74%) JD Edwards
7 12 (1.74%) Northgate
8 6 (0.87%) HP
8 6 (0.87%) PeopleSoft
8 6 (0.87%) ServiceNow
8 6 (0.87%) Siebel
9 5 (0.73%) Infor
9 5 (0.73%) Planview
10 4 (0.58%) Computacenter
10 4 (0.58%) Hyperion
10 4 (0.58%) NetSuite
10 4 (0.58%) Pega
10 4 (0.58%) Sun
10 4 (0.58%) Tableau
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £highly competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £60k - 80k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £34000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 20% bonus and bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Travel, 25 hols, Health
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
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