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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
Rank 851 846 854
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs citing IIBA 56 28 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.026% 0.033%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.096% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 48 20 35
Average salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,950 £38,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £42,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+4.11% -8.10%

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
31211 29077 33502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.00% 27.08% 28.62%
Number of salaries quoted 24194 23648 28318
Average salary £44,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% +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% -

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 2 September 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 2 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 -7 47 £50,000 +1.01% 8
London +6 29 £55,000 +7.84% 3
South East -18 8 £38,000 -25.12% 4
West Sussex -6 6 £38,000 -30.90% 1
Scotland -8 6 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 6 £33,500 -
Crawley - 6 £38,000 -
City of London +7 5 £47,500 -4.04%
Edinburgh -5 5 £45,000 -
Lincolnshire - 4 £33,500 -
Devon - 3 £55,000 -
Bromley - 3 £50,000 - 1
South West - 3 £55,000 - 1
Nottingham - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -
South Wales - 1 £34,500 -
Wokingham - 1 £51,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £51,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £34,500 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £34,500 -

IIBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 79 (74.53%) Business Analysis
2 76 (71.70%) Finance
3 72 (67.92%) ISEB
4 50 (47.17%) Degree
5 31 (29.25%) UML
6 30 (28.30%) CBAP
7 23 (21.70%) Project Management
8 22 (20.75%) SQL
9 21 (19.81%) PRINCE2
9 21 (19.81%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 20 (18.87%) Data Modelling
11 18 (16.98%) Mentoring
12 17 (16.04%) Use Case
12 17 (16.04%) Scrum
13 16 (15.09%) Banking
14 12 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (11.32%) Six Sigma
15 11 (10.38%) Workflow
15 11 (10.38%) Data Analysis
15 11 (10.38%) Coaching
15 11 (10.38%) Waterfall
16 9 (8.49%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (8.49%) BPMN
16 9 (8.49%) Analytics
16 9 (8.49%) TDD
16 9 (8.49%) Corporate Banking
16 9 (8.49%) MS Visio
17 7 (6.60%) Stakeholder Management
17 7 (6.60%) Lean Six Sigma
17 7 (6.60%) Business Intelligence

IIBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 5 (4.72%) CMS
2 3 (2.83%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.89%) Confluence
4 1 (0.94%) Alfresco
Applications
1 9 (8.49%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.83%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.94%) MS Office
4 1 (0.94%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.77%) Force.com
2 1 (0.94%) SaaS
2 1 (0.94%) PaaS
2 1 (0.94%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.89%) OLAP
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.94%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.94%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (3.77%) JIRA
1 4 (3.77%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.94%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.94%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.94%) FitNesse
2 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 76 (71.70%) Finance
2 16 (15.09%) Banking
3 9 (8.49%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (3.77%) Retail
4 4 (3.77%) Law
4 4 (3.77%) Advertising
5 3 (2.83%) Back Office
6 2 (1.89%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.89%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.89%) Front Office
7 1 (0.94%) Marketing
7 1 (0.94%) French Language
7 1 (0.94%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.94%) Publishing
7 1 (0.94%) Games
7 1 (0.94%) Legal
7 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 85 (80.19%) Analyst
2 72 (67.92%) Business Analyst
3 25 (23.58%) Senior Analyst
4 16 (15.09%) Systems Analyst
5 14 (13.21%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 12 (11.32%) Senior Business Analyst
7 8 (7.55%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 8 (7.55%) Banking Business Analyst
7 8 (7.55%) Lead Business Analyst
8 6 (5.66%) Business Analysis Manager
8 6 (5.66%) Business Manager
9 5 (4.72%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.72%) Architect
10 4 (3.77%) Head of Business Analysis
10 4 (3.77%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
11 3 (2.83%) Trainer
11 3 (2.83%) Business Systems Analyst
11 3 (2.83%) Strategic Business Analyst
12 2 (1.89%) Team Leader
12 2 (1.89%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.83%) .NET
2 2 (1.89%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.94%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.94%) RESTful
3 1 (0.94%) JAX-RS
3 1 (0.94%) Web Services
3 1 (0.94%) XML
3 1 (0.94%) FIXML
3 1 (0.94%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.66%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.77%) Open Source
2 4 (3.77%) Mainframe
2 4 (3.77%) E-Learning
2 4 (3.77%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.83%) Credit Risk
3 3 (2.83%) Market Risk
4 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.89%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.94%) PMI
5 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.94%) Derivative
5 1 (0.94%) Social Media
5 1 (0.94%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (74.53%) Business Analysis
2 31 (29.25%) UML
3 23 (21.70%) Project Management
4 21 (19.81%) PRINCE2
4 21 (19.81%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 20 (18.87%) Data Modelling
6 18 (16.98%) Mentoring
7 17 (16.04%) Use Case
7 17 (16.04%) Scrum
8 12 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (11.32%) Six Sigma
9 11 (10.38%) Workflow
9 11 (10.38%) Data Analysis
9 11 (10.38%) Coaching
9 11 (10.38%) Waterfall
10 9 (8.49%) Analytics
10 9 (8.49%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (8.49%) BPMN
10 9 (8.49%) TDD
11 7 (6.60%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.75%) SQL
2 6 (5.66%) Java
3 1 (0.94%) C
3 1 (0.94%) VBA
3 1 (0.94%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 72 (67.92%) ISEB
2 50 (47.17%) Degree
3 30 (28.30%) CBAP
4 7 (6.60%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 5 (4.72%) PMI Certification
6 4 (3.77%) PMP
7 2 (1.89%) ACCA
7 2 (1.89%) CIMA
7 2 (1.89%) MBA
8 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) QA
1 2 (1.89%) EMIR
1 2 (1.89%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.94%) Basel III
2 1 (0.94%) MiFID
Vendors
1 4 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (3.77%) Omniture
2 3 (2.83%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle
3 2 (1.89%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (1.89%) SAP
3 2 (1.89%) CODA
3 2 (1.89%) Sage
4 1 (0.94%) Cognizant
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kent
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum + excellent benefits inc bonus and pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + pension + others
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago