The table below looks at the statistics for IIBA in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IIBA over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
Rank 864 839 861
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +22
Permanent jobs citing IIBA 38 45 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.041% 0.035%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 31
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £44,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%

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
31554 29523 32759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.74% 26.97% 28.52%
Number of salaries quoted 25319 23634 27426
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 £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IIBA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IIBA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

IIBA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IIBA
Salary Trend

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

IIBA Salary Trend in the UK

IIBA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IIBA over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 within the UK.

IIBA Salary Histogram in the UK

IIBA
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IIBA within the UK over the 3 months to 27 November 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 -37 38 £52,500 -8.69%
London -16 17 £62,500 +8.69%
South East -6 13 £50,000 -29.82%
South West - 7 £61,250 -
Devon - 6 £62,500 -
West Sussex - 5 £50,000 -
City of London +21 4 £57,500 +26.37%
Plymouth - 4 £65,000 -
Crawley - 4 £50,000 -
Surrey -12 3 £46,500 -
Docklands, London - 3 - -
Kent - 3 £50,000 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £60,000 -
Gatwick - 1 £50,000 -
Bexhill-On-Sea - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £47,500 -
Swindon - 1 £60,000 -
Wokingham - 1 £37,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £37,500 -

IIBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing IIBA 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 IIBA.

1 68 (73.12%) ISEB
1 68 (73.12%) Business Analysis
2 66 (70.97%) Finance
3 37 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (35.48%) Degree
5 24 (25.81%) CBAP
6 23 (24.73%) PRINCE2
6 23 (24.73%) UML
6 23 (24.73%) Data Modelling
7 19 (20.43%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (19.35%) Scrum
9 15 (16.13%) Project Management
10 14 (15.05%) SQL
11 13 (13.98%) Six Sigma
11 13 (13.98%) Use Case
11 13 (13.98%) Banking
11 13 (13.98%) Mentoring
12 12 (12.90%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
12 12 (12.90%) BPMN
13 11 (11.83%) Waterfall
13 11 (11.83%) Logical Data Model
14 10 (10.75%) Computer Science
15 9 (9.68%) TOGAF
15 9 (9.68%) Data Analysis
15 9 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
16 8 (8.60%) Change Management
17 7 (7.53%) TDD
17 7 (7.53%) Corporate Banking
17 7 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
17 7 (7.53%) Physical Data Model

IIBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing IIBA 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 IIBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.15%) CMS
2 2 (2.15%) Alfresco
2 2 (2.15%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Visio
1 2 (2.15%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.08%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) Force.com
2 2 (2.15%) LucidChart
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.15%) OLAP
1 2 (2.15%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.08%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (5.38%) JIRA
1 5 (5.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (2.15%) Axure RP
General
1 66 (70.97%) Finance
2 13 (13.98%) Banking
3 7 (7.53%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (4.30%) Retail
4 4 (4.30%) Publishing
5 3 (3.23%) Back Office
5 3 (3.23%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.15%) General Ledger
6 2 (2.15%) Local Government
6 2 (2.15%) Games
6 2 (2.15%) Law
6 2 (2.15%) Legal
7 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.08%) Wholesale Banking
7 1 (1.08%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.08%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 83 (89.25%) Analyst
2 80 (86.02%) Business Analyst
3 15 (16.13%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (12.90%) Senior Business Analyst
5 10 (10.75%) Banking Business Analyst
5 10 (10.75%) Lead Business Analyst
6 9 (9.68%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 6 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (6.45%) Technical Business Analyst
7 6 (6.45%) Trainer
7 6 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Agile Business Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Strategic Business Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Project Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Business Systems Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Project Manager
10 2 (2.15%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.08%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.43%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.75%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.53%) Data Structures
4 6 (6.45%) User Experience
5 3 (3.23%) PMI
6 2 (2.15%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.15%) Web 2.0
6 2 (2.15%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.15%) Social Media
7 1 (1.08%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.08%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (73.12%) Business Analysis
2 37 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (24.73%) PRINCE2
3 23 (24.73%) UML
3 23 (24.73%) Data Modelling
4 18 (19.35%) Scrum
5 15 (16.13%) Project Management
6 13 (13.98%) Six Sigma
6 13 (13.98%) Use Case
6 13 (13.98%) Mentoring
7 12 (12.90%) BPMN
7 12 (12.90%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 11 (11.83%) Waterfall
8 11 (11.83%) Logical Data Model
9 9 (9.68%) TOGAF
9 9 (9.68%) Data Analysis
9 9 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (8.60%) Change Management
11 7 (7.53%) TDD
11 7 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.05%) SQL
2 2 (2.15%) Java
3 1 (1.08%) C
3 1 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 68 (73.12%) ISEB
2 33 (35.48%) Degree
3 24 (25.81%) CBAP
4 5 (5.38%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 5 (5.38%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.15%) ACCA
5 2 (2.15%) CIMA
5 2 (2.15%) MBA
5 2 (2.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) WAI
Vendors
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle
1 3 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (2.15%) CODA
2 2 (2.15%) Sage
2 2 (2.15%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (2.15%) SAP
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.08%) Misys
3 1 (1.08%) Cognizant