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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP)
Rank 827 829 865
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +36
Permanent jobs citing CBAP 60 44 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.041% 0.031%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 52 34 30
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.29%

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
30846 28630 33892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.04% 26.93% 28.76%
Number of salaries quoted 24022 23340 28574
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 £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 16 September 2014 within the UK.

CBAP Salary Histogram in the UK

CBAP
Top 24 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 16 September 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
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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 -10 53 £48,750 +21.87% 7
London -19 14 £55,000 +23.59% 3
Bedford +4 13 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Bedfordshire +4 13 £42,500 +13.33% 2
East of England -13 13 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Northamptonshire - 12 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 12 £45,000 -
Northampton - 11 £45,000 -
South East -14 9 £45,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +4 7 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 7 £41,500 -
Scotland -10 6 £37,500 -34.21%
Edinburgh - 6 £37,500 -
Buckingham - 3 £47,500 -
Devon - 3 £55,000 - 1
South West - 3 £55,000 - 1
North West -19 2 £50,000 +25.00%
Manchester - 2 £50,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £34,500 -
Bicester - 1 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -
Wales - 1 £34,500 -
South Wales - 1 £34,500 -

CBAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 87 (71.90%) Business Analysis
2 83 (68.60%) ISEB
3 66 (54.55%) Degree
4 64 (52.89%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (44.63%) Finance
6 46 (38.02%) Scrum
7 43 (35.54%) UML
8 39 (32.23%) Microsoft
9 34 (28.10%) Project Management
9 34 (28.10%) Use Case
9 34 (28.10%) BPMN
9 34 (28.10%) User Stories
10 30 (24.79%) IIBA
11 27 (22.31%) User Experience
12 24 (19.83%) PRINCE2
13 23 (19.01%) MS Excel
13 23 (19.01%) Kanban
14 22 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
14 22 (18.18%) DSDM
14 22 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
15 21 (17.36%) Computer Science
15 21 (17.36%) Banking
16 17 (14.05%) Stakeholder Management
17 16 (13.22%) Workflow
18 15 (12.40%) Pharmaceutical
18 15 (12.40%) Six Sigma
18 15 (12.40%) Waterfall
19 13 (10.74%) CRM
19 13 (10.74%) ITIL
19 13 (10.74%) Cost-Benefit Analysis

CBAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 11 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (3.31%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.48%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (19.01%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.09%) MS Project
3 10 (8.26%) MS Office
4 7 (5.79%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.09%) SaaS
2 1 (0.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.31%) MySQL
2 2 (1.65%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (2.48%) Axure RP
3 2 (1.65%) JIRA
4 1 (0.83%) Toad
General
1 54 (44.63%) Finance
2 21 (17.36%) Banking
3 15 (12.40%) Pharmaceutical
4 12 (9.92%) Marketing
4 12 (9.92%) Retail
5 8 (6.61%) Retail Banking
6 5 (4.13%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.65%) Billing
7 2 (1.65%) Back Office
8 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.83%) Law
Job Titles
1 116 (95.87%) Analyst
2 103 (85.12%) Business Analyst
3 34 (28.10%) Senior Analyst
4 21 (17.36%) Senior Business Analyst
5 19 (15.70%) Agile Business Analyst
6 18 (14.88%) Systems Analyst
7 14 (11.57%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 7 (5.79%) Business Manager
8 7 (5.79%) Project Manager
8 7 (5.79%) Business Project Manager
9 5 (4.13%) Business Systems Analyst
10 4 (3.31%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 4 (3.31%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
11 3 (2.48%) Agile Project Manager
11 3 (2.48%) Banking Business Analyst
12 2 (1.65%) Architect
12 2 (1.65%) Consultant
12 2 (1.65%) Solutions Architect
12 2 (1.65%) SharePoint Business Analyst
13 1 (0.83%) SaaS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.83%) RESTful
1 1 (0.83%) JAX-RS
1 1 (0.83%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (0.83%) FIXML
1 1 (0.83%) FpML
1 1 (0.83%) Web Services
1 1 (0.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.31%) User Experience
2 22 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (17.36%) Computer Science
4 11 (9.09%) Life Science
5 8 (6.61%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.31%) Mainframe
6 4 (3.31%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.65%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.65%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.83%) Derivative
8 1 (0.83%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
1 1 (0.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (71.90%) Business Analysis
2 64 (52.89%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (38.02%) Scrum
4 43 (35.54%) UML
5 34 (28.10%) Project Management
5 34 (28.10%) Use Case
5 34 (28.10%) BPMN
5 34 (28.10%) User Stories
6 24 (19.83%) PRINCE2
7 23 (19.01%) Kanban
8 22 (18.18%) DSDM
9 17 (14.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (13.22%) Workflow
11 15 (12.40%) Six Sigma
11 15 (12.40%) Waterfall
12 13 (10.74%) CRM
12 13 (10.74%) ITIL
12 13 (10.74%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
12 13 (10.74%) Systems Analysis
13 12 (9.92%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.44%) Java
1 9 (7.44%) SQL
2 2 (1.65%) C
Qualifications
1 83 (68.60%) ISEB
2 66 (54.55%) Degree
3 30 (24.79%) IIBA
4 7 (5.79%) PMP
4 7 (5.79%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.48%) MBA
6 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.65%) QA
1 2 (1.65%) EMIR
1 2 (1.65%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.83%) Basel III
2 1 (0.83%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (32.23%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.09%) Oracle
3 4 (3.31%) Capita
4 3 (2.48%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.65%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.83%) Siebel
6 1 (0.83%) HP
6 1 (0.83%) Open Text
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Pertemps Plymouth
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago