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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
Rank 842 840 853
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing IIBA 60 36 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.034% 0.041%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 49 27 41
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £46,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -7.00%

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
30957 28649 33381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.04% 26.85% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 24129 23451 28087
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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 £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

IIBA Salary Histogram in the UK

IIBA
Top 23 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 19 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 0 54 £50,000 -4.76% 9
London -26 29 £55,000 +2.32% 3
South East -4 16 £50,000 -9.09% 2
West Sussex -6 10 £44,000 -20.00%
Crawley - 9 £38,000 -
City of London +2 6 £49,000 -2.48% 1
East Midlands - 4 £33,500 - 1
Devon - 4 £55,000 -
Lincolnshire - 4 £33,500 - 1
South West - 4 £55,000 - 2
Scotland -12 3 £51,750 -
Kent - 3 £50,000 -
Bromley - 3 £50,000 -
Edinburgh -10 2 £51,750 -
Surrey +1 1 - -
Wales - 1 £34,500 -
Gatwick - 1 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £34,500 -
Wokingham - 1 £51,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £51,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -
South Wales - 1 £34,500 -

IIBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 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 (75.86%) Business Analysis
2 82 (70.69%) ISEB
3 81 (69.83%) Finance
4 54 (46.55%) Degree
5 46 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (28.45%) UML
7 31 (26.72%) CBAP
8 27 (23.28%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (21.55%) PRINCE2
10 24 (20.69%) Data Modelling
11 23 (19.83%) Project Management
11 23 (19.83%) Mentoring
12 22 (18.97%) SQL
12 22 (18.97%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
13 20 (17.24%) Scrum
14 18 (15.52%) Use Case
15 17 (14.66%) Waterfall
15 17 (14.66%) Banking
16 13 (11.21%) Six Sigma
16 13 (11.21%) Coaching
17 11 (9.48%) Data Analysis
18 10 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
18 10 (8.62%) MS Visio
18 10 (8.62%) Workflow
18 10 (8.62%) User Experience
18 10 (8.62%) BPMN
19 9 (7.76%) Continuous Integration
19 9 (7.76%) Analytics
19 9 (7.76%) TDD
19 9 (7.76%) Corporate Banking

IIBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 6 (5.17%) CMS
2 3 (2.59%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.72%) Alfresco
3 2 (1.72%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (8.62%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.72%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (1.72%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.45%) Force.com
2 2 (1.72%) LucidChart
3 1 (0.86%) SaaS
3 1 (0.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.72%) OLAP
1 2 (1.72%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (0.86%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.86%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.86%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 4 (3.45%) JIRA
3 2 (1.72%) Axure RP
General
1 81 (69.83%) Finance
2 17 (14.66%) Banking
3 9 (7.76%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (3.45%) Retail
4 4 (3.45%) Advertising
4 4 (3.45%) Law
5 3 (2.59%) Back Office
6 2 (1.72%) Front Office
6 2 (1.72%) Publishing
6 2 (1.72%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.72%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.86%) Local Government
7 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.86%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.86%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.86%) Legal
7 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.86%) Marketing
7 1 (0.86%) French Language
Job Titles
1 94 (81.03%) Analyst
2 81 (69.83%) Business Analyst
3 28 (24.14%) Senior Analyst
4 16 (13.79%) Systems Analyst
5 15 (12.93%) Senior Business Analyst
6 14 (12.07%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 9 (7.76%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 9 (7.76%) Lead Business Analyst
8 8 (6.90%) Banking Business Analyst
9 5 (4.31%) Business Manager
9 5 (4.31%) Business Analysis Manager
9 5 (4.31%) Trainer
10 4 (3.45%) Architect
10 4 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.45%) Head of Business Analysis
10 4 (3.45%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
11 3 (2.59%) Technical Business Analyst
11 3 (2.59%) Business Systems Analyst
11 3 (2.59%) Technical Analyst
11 3 (2.59%) Strategic Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.59%) .NET
2 2 (1.72%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.86%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.86%) RESTful
3 1 (0.86%) JAX-RS
3 1 (0.86%) Web Services
3 1 (0.86%) XML
3 1 (0.86%) FIXML
3 1 (0.86%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.28%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.62%) User Experience
3 8 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.45%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.45%) E-Learning
4 4 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.59%) Credit Risk
5 3 (2.59%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.72%) Open Source
6 2 (1.72%) Social Media
6 2 (1.72%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.72%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.86%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (75.86%) Business Analysis
2 46 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (28.45%) UML
4 25 (21.55%) PRINCE2
5 24 (20.69%) Data Modelling
6 23 (19.83%) Project Management
6 23 (19.83%) Mentoring
7 22 (18.97%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 20 (17.24%) Scrum
9 18 (15.52%) Use Case
10 17 (14.66%) Waterfall
11 13 (11.21%) Coaching
11 13 (11.21%) Six Sigma
12 11 (9.48%) Data Analysis
13 10 (8.62%) Workflow
13 10 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (8.62%) BPMN
14 9 (7.76%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (7.76%) Analytics
14 9 (7.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.97%) SQL
2 6 (5.17%) Java
3 1 (0.86%) C
3 1 (0.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 82 (70.69%) ISEB
2 54 (46.55%) Degree
3 31 (26.72%) CBAP
4 7 (6.03%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 4 (3.45%) PMP
5 4 (3.45%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.59%) MBA
7 2 (1.72%) ACCA
7 2 (1.72%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.59%) QA
2 2 (1.72%) EMIR
2 2 (1.72%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.86%) Basel III
3 1 (0.86%) MiFID
Vendors
1 4 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (3.45%) Omniture
2 3 (2.59%) Oracle
2 3 (2.59%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.72%) Cognizant
3 2 (1.72%) CODA
3 2 (1.72%) Sage
3 2 (1.72%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (1.72%) SAP
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Ace European Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bournemouth
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, medical cover
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincolnshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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