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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
Rank 850 848 831
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Permanent jobs citing IIBA 23 39 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.037% 0.034%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.072% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 25
Average salary £55,000 £46,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.27% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -22.50%

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
32098 28874 28919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.61% 27.33% 28.08%
Number of salaries quoted 25538 22741 23658
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 5 March 2015 within the UK.

IIBA Salary Histogram in the UK

IIBA
Top 9 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 5 March 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 -14 23 £55,000 +18.27% 7
South East -9 13 £45,000 +4.04%
London +13 10 £67,500 +42.10% 4
Kent - 9 £42,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £45,000 -
West Sussex - 4 £55,000 -
Crawley - 4 £55,000 -
Harrow - 2 - -
Tonbridge - 2 £43,750 -

IIBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 42 (79.25%) Business Analysis
2 39 (73.58%) Finance
3 31 (58.49%) ISEB
4 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (32.08%) Use Case
6 16 (30.19%) CBAP
6 16 (30.19%) Data Modelling
7 15 (28.30%) UML
8 13 (24.53%) User Stories
9 11 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (20.75%) Scrum
9 11 (20.75%) Degree
10 9 (16.98%) Banking
10 9 (16.98%) Change Management
10 9 (16.98%) Data Structures
11 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
11 8 (15.09%) PRINCE2
11 8 (15.09%) Retail
11 8 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (15.09%) JIRA
12 7 (13.21%) Business Process Mapping
13 6 (11.32%) User Experience
13 6 (11.32%) Waterfall
13 6 (11.32%) Confluence
13 6 (11.32%) QA
13 6 (11.32%) TOGAF
13 6 (11.32%) Publishing
13 6 (11.32%) BPR
14 5 (9.43%) Risk Management
14 5 (9.43%) Six Sigma

IIBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 (11.32%) Confluence
2 4 (7.55%) Alfresco
2 4 (7.55%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) OmniGraffle
1 4 (7.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) LucidChart
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) JIRA
2 4 (7.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 4 (7.55%) Axure RP
3 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.77%) FitNesse
General
1 39 (73.58%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Banking
3 8 (15.09%) Retail
4 6 (11.32%) Publishing
5 5 (9.43%) Retail Banking
6 4 (7.55%) Games
6 4 (7.55%) Financial Institution
7 3 (5.66%) Investment Banking
8 2 (3.77%) Local Government
8 2 (3.77%) Legal
9 1 (1.89%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (84.91%) Business Analyst
1 45 (84.91%) Analyst
2 11 (20.75%) Senior Business Analyst
2 11 (20.75%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (11.32%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 4 (7.55%) Consultant
5 3 (5.66%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Trainer
5 3 (5.66%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Project Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Technical Business Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Banking Business Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (1.89%) Architect
7 1 (1.89%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (1.89%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (1.89%) Business Architect
7 1 (1.89%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.98%) Data Structures
3 6 (11.32%) User Experience
4 5 (9.43%) PMI
5 4 (7.55%) Digital Media
5 4 (7.55%) Social Media
6 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.77%) Open Source
7 2 (3.77%) Web 2.0
8 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.89%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (79.25%) Business Analysis
2 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (32.08%) Use Case
4 16 (30.19%) Data Modelling
5 15 (28.30%) UML
6 13 (24.53%) User Stories
7 11 (20.75%) Scrum
8 9 (16.98%) Change Management
9 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
9 8 (15.09%) PRINCE2
9 8 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (13.21%) Business Process Mapping
11 6 (11.32%) Waterfall
11 6 (11.32%) TOGAF
11 6 (11.32%) BPR
12 5 (9.43%) Risk Management
12 5 (9.43%) Six Sigma
12 5 (9.43%) BPMN
13 4 (7.55%) Coaching
13 4 (7.55%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (58.49%) ISEB
2 16 (30.19%) CBAP
3 11 (20.75%) Degree
4 5 (9.43%) PMI Certification
5 3 (5.66%) MBA
6 1 (1.89%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) WAI
Vendors
1 1 (1.89%) Cognizant
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.89%) Misys
1 1 (1.89%) Open Text
1 1 (1.89%) Thunderhead
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