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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP)
Rank 837 815 852
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +37
Permanent jobs citing CBAP 62 58 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.055% 0.032%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.20% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 48 50 29
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -8.33%

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
31403 28879 33391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.98% 27.15% 28.58%
Number of salaries quoted 24333 23456 28266
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -38 55 £45,000 +16.88% 6
Bedfordshire +16 16 £42,500 +13.33%
Bedford +8 16 £42,500 +13.33%
East of England +2 16 £42,500 +13.33%
London -5 14 £55,000 +20.87% 2
East Midlands - 10 £45,000 - 1
South East -13 9 £45,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire 0 7 £45,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 7 £41,500 - 1
Northamptonshire - 6 £45,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 6 £37,500 -
Scotland - 6 £37,500 -
Northampton - 5 £45,000 - 1
Nottingham - 4 £32,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £32,500 -
North West -21 3 £50,000 +29.87%
Manchester - 3 £50,000 -
Buckingham - 3 £47,500 -
Devon - 2 £55,000 -
South West - 2 £55,000 -
City of London -8 1 - - 1
Leeds -38 1 £37,500 -2.59%
West Yorkshire -49 1 £37,500 -2.59%
Yorkshire -69 1 £37,500 -2.59%
Wales - 1 £34,500 -
South Wales - 1 £34,500 -
Cardiff - 1 £34,500 -
Bicester - 1 £45,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £45,000 - 1

CBAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 92 (74.19%) Business Analysis
2 89 (71.77%) ISEB
3 66 (53.23%) Degree
4 59 (47.58%) Finance
5 45 (36.29%) Scrum
6 43 (34.68%) UML
7 42 (33.87%) Microsoft
8 39 (31.45%) Project Management
9 34 (27.42%) Use Case
10 33 (26.61%) BPMN
10 33 (26.61%) User Stories
11 31 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (23.39%) IIBA
13 27 (21.77%) PRINCE2
14 26 (20.97%) MS Excel
15 24 (19.35%) Kanban
16 23 (18.55%) Banking
17 22 (17.74%) Team Foundation Server
17 22 (17.74%) DSDM
18 21 (16.94%) Computer Science
19 19 (15.32%) MS Visio
19 19 (15.32%) Change Management
20 17 (13.71%) Management Information System
20 17 (13.71%) Root Cause Analysis
21 16 (12.90%) Waterfall
21 16 (12.90%) Workflow
22 15 (12.10%) Pharmaceutical
23 14 (11.29%) CRM
24 13 (10.48%) Systems Analysis
24 13 (10.48%) Cost-Benefit Analysis

CBAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (8.06%) Oracle Workflow
2 7 (5.65%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.03%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.42%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (20.97%) MS Excel
2 19 (15.32%) MS Visio
3 13 (10.48%) MS Office
4 10 (8.06%) MS Project
5 4 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.26%) SaaS
2 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.03%) MySQL
3 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (17.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.42%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (2.42%) Axure RP
3 2 (1.61%) Toad
3 2 (1.61%) JIRA
4 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 59 (47.58%) Finance
2 23 (18.55%) Banking
3 15 (12.10%) Pharmaceutical
4 12 (9.68%) Marketing
5 10 (8.06%) Retail
6 5 (4.03%) Billing
6 5 (4.03%) Investment Banking
6 5 (4.03%) Retail Banking
6 5 (4.03%) Back Office
7 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.81%) Law
Job Titles
1 120 (96.77%) Analyst
2 107 (86.29%) Business Analyst
3 30 (24.19%) Senior Analyst
4 18 (14.52%) Systems Analyst
4 18 (14.52%) Agile Business Analyst
5 17 (13.71%) Senior Business Analyst
6 14 (11.29%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 5 (4.03%) Business Project Manager
7 5 (4.03%) Business Manager
7 5 (4.03%) Business Systems Analyst
7 5 (4.03%) Project Manager
8 3 (2.42%) Banking Business Analyst
8 3 (2.42%) Agile Project Manager
9 2 (1.61%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 2 (1.61%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
9 2 (1.61%) SharePoint Business Analyst
9 2 (1.61%) Architect
9 2 (1.61%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (1.61%) UML Business Analyst
10 1 (0.81%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.81%) Web Services
1 1 (0.81%) XML
1 1 (0.81%) FIXML
1 1 (0.81%) FpML
1 1 (0.81%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (0.81%) RESTful
1 1 (0.81%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.94%) Computer Science
2 17 (13.71%) Management Information System
3 10 (8.06%) Life Science
4 5 (4.03%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.23%) Credit Risk
5 4 (3.23%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.61%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.81%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.81%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.81%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.81%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.23%) Windows
1 4 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (74.19%) Business Analysis
2 45 (36.29%) Scrum
3 43 (34.68%) UML
4 39 (31.45%) Project Management
5 34 (27.42%) Use Case
6 33 (26.61%) BPMN
6 33 (26.61%) User Stories
7 31 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (21.77%) PRINCE2
9 24 (19.35%) Kanban
10 22 (17.74%) DSDM
11 19 (15.32%) Change Management
12 17 (13.71%) Root Cause Analysis
13 16 (12.90%) Waterfall
13 16 (12.90%) Workflow
14 14 (11.29%) CRM
15 13 (10.48%) ITIL
15 13 (10.48%) Six Sigma
15 13 (10.48%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (10.48%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.06%) SQL
2 9 (7.26%) Java
3 2 (1.61%) C
4 1 (0.81%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 89 (71.77%) ISEB
2 66 (53.23%) Degree
3 29 (23.39%) IIBA
4 7 (5.65%) PMP
4 7 (5.65%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.42%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.42%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.61%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.61%) QA
1 2 (1.61%) EMIR
1 2 (1.61%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.81%) Basel III
2 1 (0.81%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (33.87%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.06%) Oracle
3 4 (3.23%) Capita
4 3 (2.42%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.81%) Siebel
5 1 (0.81%) HP
5 1 (0.81%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.81%) Open Text
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago