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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
Rank 857 841 867
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +26
Permanent jobs citing IIBA 58 35 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.033% 0.041%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 44 27 41
Average salary £50,250 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.63% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,800 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +1.50%

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
30817 28552 33844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.05% 26.69% 28.92%
Number of salaries quoted 24103 23313 28364
Average salary £45,000 £43,150 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +1.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 30 September 2014 within the UK.

IIBA Salary Histogram in the UK

IIBA
Top 25 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 30 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 -26 53 £51,000 -7.27% 9
London -7 29 £55,000 -4.34% 2
South East -4 15 £50,000 -9.09% 2
West Sussex -4 8 £50,000 -9.09%
Crawley - 7 £50,000 -
City of London +16 5 £52,500 +6.06% 1
Devon - 5 £55,000 - 1
South West - 5 £55,000 - 5
East Midlands - 3 £33,500 -
Kent - 3 £50,000 -
Lincolnshire - 3 £33,500 -
Bromley - 3 £50,000 -
Surrey -3 2 £46,500 -
Scotland -11 2 £43,500 -
Edinburgh -12 1 £43,500 -
Gatwick - 1 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Plymouth - 1 - - 1
Wokingham - 1 £51,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £51,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £34,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -
Wales - 1 £34,500 -
South Wales - 1 £34,500 -

IIBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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 88 (75.21%) Business Analysis
2 86 (73.50%) ISEB
3 81 (69.23%) Finance
4 54 (46.15%) Degree
5 48 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (29.06%) CBAP
7 32 (27.35%) UML
8 28 (23.93%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (22.22%) PRINCE2
10 24 (20.51%) Data Modelling
11 22 (18.80%) Project Management
11 22 (18.80%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
12 21 (17.95%) Scrum
12 21 (17.95%) SQL
13 20 (17.09%) Mentoring
14 17 (14.53%) Waterfall
14 17 (14.53%) Banking
14 17 (14.53%) Use Case
15 14 (11.97%) Six Sigma
16 12 (10.26%) Coaching
17 11 (9.40%) BPMN
17 11 (9.40%) Data Analysis
18 10 (8.55%) Stakeholder Management
18 10 (8.55%) Computer Science
19 9 (7.69%) Corporate Banking
19 9 (7.69%) TDD
19 9 (7.69%) Workflow
19 9 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
19 9 (7.69%) User Experience
19 9 (7.69%) Data Structures

IIBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (4.27%) CMS
2 3 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.71%) Alfresco
3 2 (1.71%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (5.98%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.71%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.42%) Force.com
2 2 (1.71%) LucidChart
3 1 (0.85%) SaaS
3 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.71%) OLAP
1 2 (1.71%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.85%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (4.27%) JIRA
1 5 (4.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (1.71%) Axure RP
General
1 81 (69.23%) Finance
2 17 (14.53%) Banking
3 9 (7.69%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (3.42%) Retail
4 4 (3.42%) Law
5 3 (2.56%) Back Office
5 3 (2.56%) Publishing
5 3 (2.56%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.71%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.71%) Advertising
7 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.85%) Front Office
7 1 (0.85%) Legal
7 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.85%) Local Government
7 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Games
7 1 (0.85%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 97 (82.91%) Analyst
2 84 (71.79%) Business Analyst
3 28 (23.93%) Senior Analyst
4 16 (13.68%) Systems Analyst
5 15 (12.82%) Senior Business Analyst
6 14 (11.97%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 10 (8.55%) Lead Business Analyst
8 9 (7.69%) Banking Business Analyst
8 9 (7.69%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 6 (5.13%) Trainer
10 5 (4.27%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (4.27%) Technical Business Analyst
10 5 (4.27%) Business Manager
10 5 (4.27%) Business Analysis Manager
11 4 (3.42%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
12 3 (2.56%) Agile Business Analyst
12 3 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
12 3 (2.56%) Architect
12 3 (2.56%) Business Systems Analyst
12 3 (2.56%) Strategic Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.71%) .NET
1 2 (1.71%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.85%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.85%) RESTful
2 1 (0.85%) JAX-RS
2 1 (0.85%) Web Services
2 1 (0.85%) XML
2 1 (0.85%) FIXML
2 1 (0.85%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (23.93%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.55%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.69%) Data Structures
3 9 (7.69%) User Experience
4 4 (3.42%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.56%) E-Learning
5 3 (2.56%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.71%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.71%) Social Media
6 2 (1.71%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.71%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.71%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.85%) Open Source
7 1 (0.85%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.85%) Derivative
7 1 (0.85%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (75.21%) Business Analysis
2 48 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (27.35%) UML
4 26 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 24 (20.51%) Data Modelling
6 22 (18.80%) Project Management
6 22 (18.80%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 21 (17.95%) Scrum
8 20 (17.09%) Mentoring
9 17 (14.53%) Waterfall
9 17 (14.53%) Use Case
10 14 (11.97%) Six Sigma
11 12 (10.26%) Coaching
12 11 (9.40%) BPMN
12 11 (9.40%) Data Analysis
13 10 (8.55%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (7.69%) TDD
14 9 (7.69%) Workflow
14 9 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (6.84%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (17.95%) SQL
2 6 (5.13%) Java
3 1 (0.85%) C
3 1 (0.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 86 (73.50%) ISEB
2 54 (46.15%) Degree
3 34 (29.06%) CBAP
4 7 (5.98%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 5 (4.27%) PMI Certification
6 4 (3.42%) PMP
7 3 (2.56%) MBA
8 2 (1.71%) ACCA
8 2 (1.71%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) QA
2 2 (1.71%) EMIR
2 2 (1.71%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.85%) Basel III
3 1 (0.85%) WAI
3 1 (0.85%) MiFID
Vendors
1 4 (3.42%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (2.56%) Omniture
2 3 (2.56%) Oracle
3 2 (1.71%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (1.71%) SAP
3 2 (1.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.71%) Cognizant
3 2 (1.71%) CODA
3 2 (1.71%) Sage
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, medical cover
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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