The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Business Analysis role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Business Analysis in their job title over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Business Analysis
Rank 873 894 884
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Business Analysis 20 24 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.020% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.021% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 22
Average salary £63,000 £90,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £71,750 £63,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £97,500 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £63,000 £97,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-35.38% +56.00%

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
104429 113406 103826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.54% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86226 93036 86429
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Head of Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Head of Business Analysis in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 1 July 2015 within the UK.

Head of Business Analysis Salary Histogram in the UK

Head of Business Analysis
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Business Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 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
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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 +8 18 £63,000 -35.38%
London +46 9 £70,000 -15.15%
East Midlands - 5 £63,000 -
Hammersmith - 3 £85,000 -
East of England +7 2 - -
South East +6 2 £86,250 -11.53%
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Surrey +6 1 £82,500 +14.98%
Hampshire -2 1 £90,000 -7.69%
Scotland - 1 £47,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 £47,500 -

Head of Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Head of Business Analysis in their job title 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 with Head of Business Analysis in their job title.

1 52 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 19 (36.54%) Project Management
2 19 (36.54%) Finance
3 17 (32.69%) Line Management
4 14 (26.92%) Coaching
5 13 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 12 (23.08%) Practice Management
7 11 (21.15%) Service Management
8 9 (17.31%) ISEB
8 9 (17.31%) Change Management
9 7 (13.46%) ITSM
9 7 (13.46%) ITIL
9 7 (13.46%) Asset Management
9 7 (13.46%) Knowledge Management
9 7 (13.46%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (13.46%) Infrastructure Management
9 7 (13.46%) People Management
10 6 (11.54%) Degree
10 6 (11.54%) Resource Management
10 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
10 6 (11.54%) Contact Management
11 5 (9.62%) UML
11 5 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (7.69%) QA
12 4 (7.69%) Performance Management
12 4 (7.69%) Requirements Engineering
12 4 (7.69%) IIBA
12 4 (7.69%) CBAP
12 4 (7.69%) APMP

Head of Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Head of Business Analysis in their job title 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 with Head of Business Analysis in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Summit
General
1 19 (36.54%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Legal
2 1 (1.92%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) GIS
3 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 19 (36.54%) Project Management
3 17 (32.69%) Line Management
4 14 (26.92%) Coaching
5 13 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 12 (23.08%) Practice Management
7 11 (21.15%) Service Management
8 9 (17.31%) Change Management
9 7 (13.46%) ITSM
9 7 (13.46%) ITIL
9 7 (13.46%) Knowledge Management
9 7 (13.46%) Asset Management
9 7 (13.46%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (13.46%) People Management
9 7 (13.46%) Infrastructure Management
10 6 (11.54%) Resource Management
10 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
10 6 (11.54%) Contact Management
11 5 (9.62%) UML
11 5 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) ISEB
2 6 (11.54%) Degree
3 4 (7.69%) IIBA
3 4 (7.69%) CBAP
3 4 (7.69%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (5.77%) EMC
1 3 (5.77%) McAfee
1 3 (5.77%) Computacenter
2 2 (3.85%) VMware
2 2 (3.85%) NetApp
2 2 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (3.85%) Cisco
2 2 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (1.92%) F5