The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Head of Business Analysis featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Business Analysis
Rank 892 955 976
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Business Analysis 32 21 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.019% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.020% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 19
Median salary £87,500 £63,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £55,000 £72,200
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £85,000 £97,500
UK excluding London median salary £87,500 £63,000 £89,250
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -29.41%

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
93561 106940 116399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 78889 88177 95218
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Head of Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Head of Business Analysis in the job title.

Head of Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Head of Business Analysis
Salary Trend

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

Head of Business Analysis Salary Trend in the UK

Head of Business Analysis
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Business Analysis over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 within the UK.

Head of Business Analysis Salary Histogram in the UK

Head of Business Analysis
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Business Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +55 32 £87,500 +38.88%
London +45 21 £87,500 +25.00%
City of London - 13 £87,500 -
Gloucestershire - 6 £100,000 -
South West - 6 £100,000 -
Cheltenham - 5 £100,000 -
East Midlands +6 3 £75,000 +19.04%
Northamptonshire - 3 £75,000 -
Northampton - 2 £73,750 -
East of England +36 1 - -
Hertfordshire +26 1 - -
North West - 1 £60,000 -
Manchester - 1 £60,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -

Head of Business Analysis Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Head of Business Analysis job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Head of Business Analysis in the job title.

1 62 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 43 (69.35%) Finance
3 31 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (37.10%) Banking
5 19 (30.65%) Telecoms
6 17 (27.42%) Billing
6 17 (27.42%) SAP
6 17 (27.42%) Guidewire
6 17 (27.42%) SAP FS
7 12 (19.35%) Coaching
8 11 (17.74%) Line Management
9 10 (16.13%) Mentoring
9 10 (16.13%) Practice Management
10 9 (14.52%) Systems Analysis
11 8 (12.90%) Software Delivery
11 8 (12.90%) Waterfall
12 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (9.68%) Project Management
13 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (9.68%) SDLC
14 4 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (6.45%) Degree
14 4 (6.45%) Scrum
14 4 (6.45%) Investment Banking
14 4 (6.45%) E-Commerce
15 3 (4.84%) UML
15 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
15 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
15 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
15 3 (4.84%) Microsoft

Head of Business Analysis Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (27.42%) SAP FS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
General
1 43 (69.35%) Finance
2 23 (37.10%) Banking
3 19 (30.65%) Telecoms
4 17 (27.42%) Billing
5 4 (6.45%) Investment Banking
6 3 (4.84%) Publishing
6 3 (4.84%) Retail
7 1 (1.61%) Law
7 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.84%) IVR
2 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.84%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.23%) Derivative
3 2 (3.23%) Equities
3 2 (3.23%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.23%) Unix
1 2 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 31 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (19.35%) Coaching
4 11 (17.74%) Line Management
5 10 (16.13%) Mentoring
5 10 (16.13%) Practice Management
6 9 (14.52%) Systems Analysis
7 8 (12.90%) Software Delivery
7 8 (12.90%) Waterfall
8 6 (9.68%) Project Management
8 6 (9.68%) SDLC
8 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.45%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.45%) Scrum
10 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.84%) Requirements Engineering
10 3 (4.84%) UML
11 2 (3.23%) Data Modelling
11 2 (3.23%) SOA
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) ISEB
2 2 (3.23%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (3.23%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (3.23%) Netcool
Vendors
1 17 (27.42%) Guidewire
1 17 (27.42%) SAP
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft