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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business System Analyst
Rank 504 529 594
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +65
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 441 454 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.39% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.41% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 387 389 263
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,650 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +24 418 £45,000 -4.25% 30
London -14 147 £55,000 +10.00% 14
Yorkshire +54 77 £40,000 -11.11%
West Yorkshire +56 64 £40,000 -11.11%
South East -42 60 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Leeds +56 52 £40,000 -20.00%
East of England +25 47 £45,000 - 4
City of London +7 39 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Hertfordshire +13 36 £48,000 +6.66% 3
North West +12 35 £42,500 - 2
Harrogate - 28 £40,000 -
North Yorkshire - 28 £40,000 -
East Midlands +11 26 £36,000 - 3
Rickmansworth - 24 £46,250 -
Manchester +16 19 £47,000 +10.58%
South West -5 18 £36,500 +0.68% 4
Cheshire +6 14 £37,750 -5.62% 2
Surrey +14 13 £40,000 -23.80%
Warrington +13 13 £37,750 -2.58% 2
Scotland -6 12 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Nottingham +5 10 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Oxfordshire +4 10 £46,250 +2.77%
Nottinghamshire +4 10 £35,000 -6.66% 1
West Sussex +11 9 £35,000 +27.27%
Berkshire -34 9 £37,500 -16.66%
Buckinghamshire +9 8 £43,750 -23.91% 1
Milton Keynes 0 8 £43,750 - 1
Middlesex +11 7 £56,250 +32.35%
Wales +4 7 £40,000 +13.87% 1
South Yorkshire +2 7 £40,000 -11.11%

Business Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 398 (48.30%) Finance
2 245 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 245 (29.73%) SQL
3 197 (23.91%) Business Analysis
4 195 (23.67%) Analytical Skills
5 182 (22.09%) Microsoft
6 173 (21.00%) Systems Analysis
7 153 (18.57%) UML
8 134 (16.26%) MS Excel
9 119 (14.44%) Project Management
10 114 (13.83%) SQL Server
11 113 (13.71%) Stakeholder Management
12 107 (12.99%) SDLC
13 103 (12.50%) Use Case
14 102 (12.38%) .NET
15 101 (12.26%) Waterfall
16 96 (11.65%) Degree
17 92 (11.17%) User Acceptance Testing
18 91 (11.04%) Management Information System
19 82 (9.95%) MS Office
20 78 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
21 77 (9.34%) User Stories
22 74 (8.98%) Scrum
23 73 (8.86%) ERP
24 70 (8.50%) CRM
25 65 (7.89%) MS Visio
26 62 (7.52%) ISEB
27 54 (6.55%) Software Delivery
28 51 (6.19%) XML
29 50 (6.07%) Oracle

Business Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 35 (4.25%) SharePoint
2 7 (0.85%) MS Exchange
2 7 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (0.49%) SAS
5 4 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.36%) Lync
6 3 (0.36%) Documentum
6 3 (0.36%) JBoss
7 2 (0.24%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.24%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.24%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.24%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.12%) Confluence
8 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.12%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.12%) CMS
Applications
1 134 (16.26%) MS Excel
2 82 (9.95%) MS Office
3 65 (7.89%) MS Visio
4 18 (2.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (1.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 32 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.70%) Dynamics NAV
3 13 (1.58%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (1.58%) Tesseract
3 13 (1.58%) Infor CRM
4 10 (1.21%) Dynamics GP
5 9 (1.09%) Oracle General Ledger
6 7 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (0.73%) Primavera
8 5 (0.61%) Markit EDM
9 4 (0.49%) Northgate Housing
9 4 (0.49%) Cognos Planning
10 3 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (0.36%) SAP CO
10 3 (0.36%) SAP R/3
10 3 (0.36%) SAP FI
10 3 (0.36%) HiPortfolio
10 3 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.36%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.76%) SaaS
2 5 (0.61%) Lucidchart
3 3 (0.36%) PaaS
3 3 (0.36%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.12%) Veeva
4 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.58%) Internet
2 10 (1.21%) ATM
3 3 (0.36%) Extranet
3 3 (0.36%) Network Security
3 3 (0.36%) Intranet
4 2 (0.24%) WebEx
4 2 (0.24%) Wireless
4 2 (0.24%) Broadband
5 1 (0.12%) DHCP
5 1 (0.12%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (13.83%) SQL Server
2 46 (5.58%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (2.06%) Relational Database
5 16 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (1.70%) Data Mining
7 13 (1.58%) BusinessObjects
8 12 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
8 12 (1.46%) Oracle Database
9 9 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (0.73%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.73%) SQLPlus
12 5 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (0.61%) DTS
12 5 (0.61%) OLAP
12 5 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (0.61%) Oracle OLAP
12 5 (0.61%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (1.21%) Visual Studio
2 8 (0.97%) JIRA
3 7 (0.85%) Toad
4 6 (0.73%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.12%) Cucumber
General
1 398 (48.30%) Finance
2 40 (4.85%) Retail
3 33 (4.00%) Banking
4 29 (3.52%) Manufacturing
5 23 (2.79%) Telecoms
6 19 (2.31%) Marketing
7 17 (2.06%) Billing
8 10 (1.21%) Front Office
8 10 (1.21%) Back Office
9 9 (1.09%) Legal
10 7 (0.85%) General Ledger
10 7 (0.85%) Law
11 6 (0.73%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.61%) Games
13 4 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.49%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.36%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.36%) Advertising
15 2 (0.24%) Publishing
15 2 (0.24%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (12.38%) .NET
2 51 (6.19%) XML
3 31 (3.76%) Web Services
4 21 (2.55%) HTML
5 13 (1.58%) CSS
6 12 (1.46%) ASP.NET
7 9 (1.09%) XSD
7 9 (1.09%) WSDL
7 9 (1.09%) .NET Framework
8 8 (0.97%) FIX Protocol
8 8 (0.97%) EDI
9 7 (0.85%) SOAP
10 6 (0.73%) Middleware
10 6 (0.73%) WinForms
10 6 (0.73%) RESTful
11 5 (0.61%) JSON
12 4 (0.49%) REST
12 4 (0.49%) XSLT
13 3 (0.36%) JSP
13 3 (0.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 195 (23.67%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (11.04%) Management Information System
3 23 (2.79%) Client/Server
4 20 (2.43%) Computer Science
5 16 (1.94%) FMCG
5 16 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (1.33%) Mathematics
7 9 (1.09%) Mainframe
7 9 (1.09%) Social Media
8 8 (0.97%) Data Conversion
8 8 (0.97%) Data Structures
8 8 (0.97%) SWIFT
8 8 (0.97%) User Experience
9 6 (0.73%) Derivative
10 4 (0.49%) Statistics
10 4 (0.49%) Equities
10 4 (0.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.49%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.49%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.36%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 18 (2.18%) Windows
2 8 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (0.97%) Windows 7
2 8 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (0.36%) Linux
3 3 (0.36%) UNIX
4 2 (0.24%) SUSE
4 2 (0.24%) Solaris
4 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (23.91%) Business Analysis
3 173 (21.00%) Systems Analysis
4 153 (18.57%) UML
5 119 (14.44%) Project Management
6 113 (13.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 107 (12.99%) SDLC
8 103 (12.50%) Use Case
9 101 (12.26%) Waterfall
10 92 (11.17%) User Acceptance Testing
11 78 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
12 77 (9.34%) User Stories
13 74 (8.98%) Scrum
14 73 (8.86%) ERP
15 70 (8.50%) CRM
16 54 (6.55%) Software Delivery
17 47 (5.70%) PRINCE2
18 46 (5.58%) Change Management
19 45 (5.46%) Data Modelling
20 43 (5.22%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 245 (29.73%) SQL
2 47 (5.70%) Java
3 29 (3.52%) C#
4 27 (3.28%) T-SQL
5 21 (2.55%) VBA
6 16 (1.94%) JavaScript
7 12 (1.46%) VB
7 12 (1.46%) PL/SQL
8 7 (0.85%) PowerShell
9 6 (0.73%) VB.NET
10 5 (0.61%) PHP
11 4 (0.49%) VBScript
11 4 (0.49%) C++
11 4 (0.49%) Uniface
12 3 (0.36%) ABAP
12 3 (0.36%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 3 (0.36%) Perl
13 2 (0.24%) C
14 1 (0.12%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 96 (11.65%) Degree
2 62 (7.52%) ISEB
3 22 (2.67%) CIMA
4 16 (1.94%) ACCA
5 13 (1.58%) CBAP
6 7 (0.85%) Security Cleared
7 6 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.49%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.36%) HND
10 3 (0.36%) CCA
11 2 (0.24%) IIBA
12 1 (0.12%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (5.95%) QA
2 4 (0.49%) SLA
3 2 (0.24%) EMIR
4 1 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.12%) MiFID
4 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (1.21%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.73%) vSphere
3 2 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.24%) XenApp
4 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.24%) ARCserve
2 1 (0.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 182 (22.09%) Microsoft
2 50 (6.07%) Oracle
3 38 (4.61%) SAP
4 25 (3.03%) Sage
5 14 (1.70%) Sun
6 12 (1.46%) VMware
7 11 (1.33%) Cognos
7 11 (1.33%) Northgate
8 9 (1.09%) IBM
8 9 (1.09%) JD Edwards
9 6 (0.73%) Hyperion
9 6 (0.73%) Epicor
9 6 (0.73%) Siebel
10 5 (0.61%) Citrix
10 5 (0.61%) Charles River
11 4 (0.49%) Pegasus
11 4 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.49%) TIBCO
11 4 (0.49%) Portware
12 3 (0.36%) webMethods
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Medical, 12% pension, holiday etc
Posted: Yesterday
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (bonus)
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Hertfordshire
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