The table below looks at the statistics for CBAP in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CBAP over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP)
Rank 847 838 827
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Permanent jobs citing CBAP 26 49 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.046% 0.038%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.081% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 25 44 29
Average salary £42,000 £46,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £41,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
32098 28874 28919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.61% 27.33% 28.08%
Number of salaries quoted 25538 22741 23658
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 £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CBAP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CBAP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CBAP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CBAP
Salary Trend

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

CBAP Salary Trend in the UK

CBAP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CBAP over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 within the UK.

CBAP Salary Histogram in the UK

CBAP
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CBAP within the UK over the 3 months to 5 March 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 -21 26 £42,000 -9.67% 5
East Midlands - 14 £42,000 -
Northamptonshire - 14 £42,000 -
Northampton - 13 £42,000 -
London +20 9 £55,000 +2.80% 4
Yorkshire -3 2 £43,000 +11.68%
Sheffield -8 1 £40,500 +5.19%
South Yorkshire -10 1 £40,500 +5.19%
Birmingham -23 1 £41,500 -1.19%
West Midlands -41 1 £41,500 -7.77%
Leeds - 1 £45,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £45,500 -

CBAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing CBAP also 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 that cited CBAP.

1 93 (82.30%) Business Analysis
2 78 (69.03%) ISEB
3 71 (62.83%) Finance
4 43 (38.05%) Change Management
5 41 (36.28%) MS Visio
6 38 (33.63%) Root Cause Analysis
7 37 (32.74%) Financial Analysis
7 37 (32.74%) Management Information System
8 29 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (24.78%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (19.47%) Banking
11 18 (15.93%) Waterfall
12 16 (14.16%) IIBA
13 15 (13.27%) Degree
14 12 (10.62%) BPMN
14 12 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (9.73%) Use Case
15 11 (9.73%) UML
16 10 (8.85%) Scrum
17 9 (7.96%) Data Modelling
17 9 (7.96%) MS Excel
17 9 (7.96%) Microsoft
17 9 (7.96%) Six Sigma
18 8 (7.08%) PRINCE2
18 8 (7.08%) Retail
18 8 (7.08%) Retail Banking
18 8 (7.08%) User Experience
18 8 (7.08%) User Stories
19 6 (5.31%) Kanban
19 6 (5.31%) Team Foundation Server

CBAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing CBAP also 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 that cited CBAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.65%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 41 (36.28%) MS Visio
2 9 (7.96%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.54%) MS Office
4 3 (2.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.88%) Loan IQ
1 1 (0.88%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (5.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.77%) JIRA
General
1 71 (62.83%) Finance
2 22 (19.47%) Banking
3 8 (7.08%) Retail
3 8 (7.08%) Retail Banking
4 4 (3.54%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.54%) Marketing
4 4 (3.54%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.77%) Games
6 2 (1.77%) Legal
6 2 (1.77%) Publishing
7 1 (0.88%) Wholesale Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 109 (96.46%) Analyst
2 108 (95.58%) Business Analyst
3 15 (13.27%) Senior Analyst
3 15 (13.27%) Senior Business Analyst
4 5 (4.42%) Project Manager
5 4 (3.54%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (3.54%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (3.54%) Consultant
6 3 (2.65%) Project Analyst
6 3 (2.65%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (2.65%) Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (2.65%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (2.65%) Principal Business Analyst
7 2 (1.77%) Process Analyst
7 2 (1.77%) Business Manager
7 2 (1.77%) Business Project Manager
8 1 (0.88%) Business Process Analyst
8 1 (0.88%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
8 1 (0.88%) Financial Analyst
8 1 (0.88%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.65%) Web Services
1 3 (2.65%) XML
2 1 (0.88%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 37 (32.74%) Management Information System
2 12 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.08%) User Experience
4 4 (3.54%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.54%) PMI
5 3 (2.65%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.77%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.88%) Life Science
7 1 (0.88%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.88%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.88%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (82.30%) Business Analysis
2 43 (38.05%) Change Management
3 38 (33.63%) Root Cause Analysis
4 37 (32.74%) Financial Analysis
5 29 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (24.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (15.93%) Waterfall
8 12 (10.62%) BPMN
9 11 (9.73%) Use Case
9 11 (9.73%) UML
10 10 (8.85%) Scrum
11 9 (7.96%) Data Modelling
11 9 (7.96%) Six Sigma
12 8 (7.08%) PRINCE2
12 8 (7.08%) User Stories
13 6 (5.31%) Kanban
13 6 (5.31%) Systems Analysis
13 6 (5.31%) DSDM
14 5 (4.42%) TOGAF
14 5 (4.42%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.31%) SQL
Qualifications
1 78 (69.03%) ISEB
2 16 (14.16%) IIBA
3 15 (13.27%) Degree
4 4 (3.54%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.65%) MBA
6 1 (0.88%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.88%) VCP4
6 1 (0.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.54%) QA
2 2 (1.77%) WAI
Vendors
1 9 (7.96%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.54%) Oracle
3 2 (1.77%) SAP
4 1 (0.88%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.88%) Sage
4 1 (0.88%) Misys
4 1 (0.88%) Northgate
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £28000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus + Package (negotiable)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £28000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus + Package (negotiable)
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago