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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP)
Rank 822 821 847
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +26
Permanent jobs citing CBAP 74 60 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.055% 0.035%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.21% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 67 51 40
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%

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
31096 29130 32721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.29% 26.78% 28.96%
Number of salaries quoted 24587 23777 27213
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,826
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 October 2014 within the UK.

CBAP Salary Histogram in the UK

CBAP
Top 30 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 24 October 2014. 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 +7 72 £45,000 +11.80% 6
London +19 23 £55,000 +15.78% 1
East of England -7 11 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Northampton - 11 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands - 11 £45,000 - 1
Northamptonshire - 11 £45,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +4 10 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Bedford +2 10 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Devon - 8 £55,000 - 1
South West - 8 £55,000 - 1
South East -6 6 £42,500 -22.72%
Yorkshire -57 5 £40,500 +2.53%
Birmingham -12 4 £40,750 -18.50%
West Midlands -17 4 £40,750 -18.50%
North West -26 4 £42,000 +5.00%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £42,000 -
Plymouth - 4 £65,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 4 £42,000 -
City of London +17 3 £52,500 +22.80%
Chester +1 3 £42,000 +5.00%
Cheshire -22 3 £42,000 +5.00%
Leeds -25 3 £41,000 +6.49%
West Yorkshire -39 3 £41,000 +6.49%
Sheffield -32 2 £39,500 -
South Yorkshire -35 2 £39,500 -
Berkshire -4 1 - -
Scotland -7 1 £37,500 -34.21%
Wales - 1 £34,500 -
South Wales - 1 £34,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -

CBAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 90 (70.31%) Business Analysis
2 84 (65.63%) ISEB
3 66 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (47.66%) Finance
5 57 (44.53%) Degree
6 48 (37.50%) Scrum
7 44 (34.38%) UML
8 39 (30.47%) Use Case
9 38 (29.69%) BPMN
10 36 (28.13%) User Stories
11 33 (25.78%) Microsoft
12 32 (25.00%) IIBA
13 29 (22.66%) Project Management
13 29 (22.66%) User Experience
14 23 (17.97%) Analytical Skills
15 22 (17.19%) DSDM
15 22 (17.19%) PRINCE2
15 22 (17.19%) Team Foundation Server
15 22 (17.19%) Kanban
16 21 (16.41%) MS Excel
17 20 (15.63%) Change Management
18 19 (14.84%) Six Sigma
18 19 (14.84%) Computer Science
19 18 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
20 17 (13.28%) Banking
20 17 (13.28%) Root Cause Analysis
21 16 (12.50%) Management Information System
22 15 (11.72%) MS Visio
23 14 (10.94%) Waterfall
24 13 (10.16%) Pharmaceutical

CBAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 10 (7.81%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (2.34%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 21 (16.41%) MS Excel
2 15 (11.72%) MS Visio
3 10 (7.81%) MS Project
3 10 (7.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.59%) SaaS
2 1 (0.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.56%) Internet
2 1 (0.78%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.78%) MySQL
1 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
1 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
1 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (17.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (2.34%) Axure RP
2 3 (2.34%) JIRA
General
1 61 (47.66%) Finance
2 17 (13.28%) Banking
3 13 (10.16%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (8.59%) Retail
5 10 (7.81%) Marketing
6 8 (6.25%) Retail Banking
7 4 (3.13%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.56%) Publishing
8 2 (1.56%) Games
9 1 (0.78%) Wholesale Banking
9 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.78%) Law
9 1 (0.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 124 (96.88%) Analyst
2 115 (89.84%) Business Analyst
3 32 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 24 (18.75%) Senior Business Analyst
5 19 (14.84%) Agile Business Analyst
6 12 (9.38%) Systems Analyst
7 9 (7.03%) Project Manager
7 9 (7.03%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 8 (6.25%) Business Project Manager
8 8 (6.25%) Business Manager
9 4 (3.13%) Business Systems Analyst
9 4 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 4 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
10 3 (2.34%) Agile Project Manager
11 2 (1.56%) Banking Business Analyst
11 2 (1.56%) Architect
11 2 (1.56%) Consultant
11 2 (1.56%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (1.56%) Process Analyst
12 1 (0.78%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.56%) Web Services
2 1 (0.78%) XML
2 1 (0.78%) CGI
2 1 (0.78%) RESTful
2 1 (0.78%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (22.66%) User Experience
2 23 (17.97%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (14.84%) Computer Science
4 16 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 8 (6.25%) Life Science
6 5 (3.91%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.34%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.56%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.56%) Web 2.0
8 2 (1.56%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.78%) PMI
9 1 (0.78%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (70.31%) Business Analysis
2 66 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (37.50%) Scrum
4 44 (34.38%) UML
5 39 (30.47%) Use Case
6 38 (29.69%) BPMN
7 36 (28.13%) User Stories
8 29 (22.66%) Project Management
9 22 (17.19%) DSDM
9 22 (17.19%) PRINCE2
9 22 (17.19%) Kanban
10 20 (15.63%) Change Management
11 19 (14.84%) Six Sigma
12 18 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (13.28%) Root Cause Analysis
14 14 (10.94%) Waterfall
15 12 (9.38%) Financial Analysis
15 12 (9.38%) Analytics
15 12 (9.38%) Workflow
15 12 (9.38%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.47%) Java
1 7 (5.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 84 (65.63%) ISEB
2 57 (44.53%) Degree
3 32 (25.00%) IIBA
4 8 (6.25%) PMI Certification
5 7 (5.47%) PMP
6 4 (3.13%) MBA
7 1 (0.78%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.78%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.13%) QA
2 2 (1.56%) WAI
3 1 (0.78%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (25.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.81%) Oracle
3 4 (3.13%) Capita
4 3 (2.34%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.56%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.78%) Open Text
6 1 (0.78%) Siebel
6 1 (0.78%) Misys
6 1 (0.78%) HP
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