The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Business Analyst
Rank 674 735 759
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 250 148 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 211 125 144
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,564 £37,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,150 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.11% +12.50%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

IT Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Business Analyst
Salary Trend

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

IT Business Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

IT Business Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

IT Business Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Business Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +52 243 £50,000 +7.52% 17
London +34 159 £55,000 +4.76% 4
City of London -3 40 £55,000 -14.06% 1
West Midlands +18 20 £47,500 +11.76% 1
South East -29 20 £38,000 -15.55% 3
Birmingham +14 16 £47,500 +11.76%
East Midlands -10 15 £50,000 +5.26% 1
East of England -11 14 £40,000 +5.26% 3
Northamptonshire -4 11 £50,000 +6.95%
Northampton - 11 £50,000 -
Surrey -1 7 £42,500 +1.79% 1
Uxbridge - 7 £52,500 -
North West -1 6 £35,000 -13.58% 1
Scotland -12 6 £37,000 -43.07% 3
Hertfordshire +12 5 - -
Watford -14 5 - -
Edinburgh -20 5 £37,000 -43.07% 1
Buckinghamshire 0 4 £37,532 -8.45%
Hampshire -1 4 £35,000 -24.73%
Yorkshire -35 4 £36,000 -19.55% 2
Bedfordshire - 4 £40,000 -
Warwickshire +10 3 £38,460 -14.53% 1
Manchester +5 3 £32,500 -20.73% 1
Bristol +2 3 £41,250 +6.45%
South West -5 3 £41,250 +6.45%
Leicestershire -10 3 £42,550 -10.42%
Merseyside -11 3 £40,000 -
Liverpool -13 3 £40,000 -
Leeds -21 3 £39,250 -6.54%
Essex -25 3 £42,500 +39.34% 2

IT Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Business Analyst in their job title 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 with IT Business Analyst in their job title.

1 217 (48.22%) Business Analysis
2 181 (40.22%) Finance
3 101 (22.44%) Project Management
4 83 (18.44%) Banking
5 80 (17.78%) User Acceptance Testing
6 72 (16.00%) Degree
6 72 (16.00%) UML
7 69 (15.33%) Retail
8 61 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 57 (12.67%) Use Case
10 54 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
10 54 (12.00%) SQL
11 51 (11.33%) ISEB
11 51 (11.33%) QA
12 49 (10.89%) Data Analysis
13 38 (8.44%) Oracle
14 35 (7.78%) SAP
15 32 (7.11%) PRINCE2
16 31 (6.89%) User Stories
17 30 (6.67%) Investment Banking
17 30 (6.67%) MS Excel
18 28 (6.22%) BPR
18 28 (6.22%) Waterfall
19 27 (6.00%) CRM
20 26 (5.78%) Microsoft
20 26 (5.78%) Business Intelligence
21 25 (5.56%) Data Modelling
22 24 (5.33%) ERP
23 23 (5.11%) Pharmaceutical
24 22 (4.89%) Systems Analysis

IT Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Business Analyst in their job title 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 with IT Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (3.56%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.67%) WorkSite
3 2 (0.44%) Lync
3 2 (0.44%) SAS
3 2 (0.44%) CMS
3 2 (0.44%) Drupal
4 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 30 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.67%) MS Visio
2 21 (4.67%) MS Office
3 12 (2.67%) MS Project
4 10 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.56%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.44%) Magento
3 2 (0.44%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.22%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.22%) SAP SCM
4 1 (0.22%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.22%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.22%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.44%) Internet
1 2 (0.44%) Extranet
2 1 (0.22%) FTP
2 1 (0.22%) LAN
2 1 (0.22%) WLAN
2 1 (0.22%) WAN
2 1 (0.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (4.22%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (3.33%) SAP BW
3 11 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 7 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.33%) MS Access
6 5 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.11%) SQL Server
7 4 (0.89%) QlikView
8 3 (0.67%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.67%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.22%) OLTP
10 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (2.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.56%) JIRA
3 5 (1.11%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.67%) Toad
5 1 (0.22%) ERwin
General
1 181 (40.22%) Finance
2 83 (18.44%) Banking
3 69 (15.33%) Retail
4 30 (6.67%) Investment Banking
5 23 (5.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 19 (4.22%) Front Office
7 12 (2.67%) Legal
7 12 (2.67%) Back Office
7 12 (2.67%) Financial Institution
8 11 (2.44%) Telecoms
9 10 (2.22%) Billing
10 6 (1.33%) Retail Banking
11 5 (1.11%) French Language
11 5 (1.11%) Marketing
11 5 (1.11%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.89%) Advertising
12 4 (0.89%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.67%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.67%) International Banking
14 2 (0.44%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.44%) .NET
2 10 (2.22%) XML
3 3 (0.67%) J2EE
4 1 (0.22%) JSON
4 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.22%) CSS
4 1 (0.22%) Web Services
4 1 (0.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (4.44%) Computer Science
2 14 (3.11%) Equities
2 14 (3.11%) Life Science
3 13 (2.89%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.67%) Derivative
5 11 (2.44%) Reference Data
6 8 (1.78%) Economics
6 8 (1.78%) Fixed Income
7 7 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.33%) Credit Risk
9 4 (0.89%) Hedge funds
9 4 (0.89%) GIS
9 4 (0.89%) EPoS
9 4 (0.89%) Equity Derivative
9 4 (0.89%) Market Risk
10 3 (0.67%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.44%) SWIFT
11 2 (0.44%) Credit Derivative
12 1 (0.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (1.78%) Windows
2 4 (0.89%) UNIX
3 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (0.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (48.22%) Business Analysis
2 101 (22.44%) Project Management
3 80 (17.78%) User Acceptance Testing
4 72 (16.00%) UML
5 61 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 57 (12.67%) Use Case
7 54 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (10.89%) Data Analysis
9 32 (7.11%) PRINCE2
10 31 (6.89%) User Stories
11 28 (6.22%) BPR
11 28 (6.22%) Waterfall
12 27 (6.00%) CRM
13 26 (5.78%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (5.56%) Data Modelling
15 24 (5.33%) ERP
16 22 (4.89%) Systems Analysis
17 21 (4.67%) Scrum
17 21 (4.67%) Change Management
17 21 (4.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 54 (12.00%) SQL
2 10 (2.22%) Java
3 5 (1.11%) C++
4 3 (0.67%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.44%) PHP
6 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.22%) VBA
6 1 (0.22%) C
6 1 (0.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 72 (16.00%) Degree
2 51 (11.33%) ISEB
3 6 (1.33%) CBAP
3 6 (1.33%) CIMA
3 6 (1.33%) ACCA
4 3 (0.67%) IIBA
5 2 (0.44%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (11.33%) QA
2 14 (3.11%) SLA
3 2 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.44%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.44%) GxP
4 1 (0.22%) Basel III
4 1 (0.22%) COREP
4 1 (0.22%) FINREP
4 1 (0.22%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.22%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.89%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 4 (0.89%) Tivoli
1 4 (0.89%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (8.44%) Oracle
2 35 (7.78%) SAP
3 26 (5.78%) Microsoft
4 4 (0.89%) JD Edwards
5 3 (0.67%) Sun
5 3 (0.67%) Business Objects
5 3 (0.67%) Interwoven
6 2 (0.44%) Infor
6 2 (0.44%) ESRI
6 2 (0.44%) HP
6 2 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.44%) Actimize
7 1 (0.22%) Google
7 1 (0.22%) Planview
7 1 (0.22%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.22%) Northgate
7 1 (0.22%) Civica
7 1 (0.22%) Orchard
7 1 (0.22%) VMware
7 1 (0.22%) Fidessa
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Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £31920 - £45000 per annum + Private Health Care + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: £Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £36,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary depending on experience, plus excellent
Posted: 9 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Accenture
Salary: From £29,000 to £47,500 per annum (DOE) + excellent benefits including
Posted: 13 days ago
Dundee
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £34000 - £37500 per annum
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Halifax
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago