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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Business Analyst
Rank 720 719 717
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 185 157 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 159 141 119
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £60,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,460 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -9.09%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109819 102628 112165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89750 85116 96213
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -7 181 £47,500 +5.55% 16
London +16 102 £54,000 - 9
City of London +13 25 £55,000 -15.38% 4
South East -27 22 £37,500 -16.66% 4
East of England -13 17 £40,250 -12.97% 1
Tyne and Wear - 15 £38,750 -
North East - 15 £38,750 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 15 £38,750 -
West Midlands +6 9 £40,000 +8.10%
East Midlands -1 9 £50,000 +38.88% 1
Northamptonshire - 9 £50,000 - 1
Northampton - 8 £50,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -12 7 £45,000 -10.00%
Uxbridge - 7 £47,500 -
Berkshire +3 6 £45,000 -13.46% 2
Buckinghamshire +1 6 £25,750 -20.76% 1
North West -1 5 £35,000 +16.66%
Bedfordshire -2 4 £37,500 +4.16%
Manchester -6 4 £35,000 +22.80%
Essex -7 4 £32,500 -35.00%
Birmingham - 4 £53,750 -
Coventry - 4 £38,500 -
Oxfordshire +7 3 £40,000 +6.66%
Milton Keynes -5 3 £22,500 -30.76%
Yorkshire -35 3 £37,500 -16.66%
Newbury +11 2 £47,500 - 1
Southampton +11 2 £70,000 +55.55%
West Sussex 0 2 £37,500 -
Surrey -8 2 £47,500 +15.85% 1
Hampshire -8 2 £70,000 +50.53%

IT Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 199 (46.50%) Business Analysis
2 170 (39.72%) Finance
3 103 (24.07%) Project Management
4 94 (21.96%) Banking
5 84 (19.63%) UML
6 71 (16.59%) User Acceptance Testing
7 65 (15.19%) Use Case
8 62 (14.49%) Retail
9 60 (14.02%) Degree
10 56 (13.08%) SQL
11 49 (11.45%) QA
12 45 (10.51%) Stakeholder Management
13 41 (9.58%) Data Analysis
14 38 (8.88%) Investment Banking
15 36 (8.41%) Systems Analysis
16 33 (7.71%) Agile Software Development
16 33 (7.71%) BPR
17 31 (7.24%) Oracle
18 30 (7.01%) SAP
18 30 (7.01%) PRINCE2
19 29 (6.78%) Pharmaceutical
20 28 (6.54%) Data Modelling
21 27 (6.31%) User Stories
21 27 (6.31%) Workflow
22 26 (6.07%) Front Office
22 26 (6.07%) Change Management
22 26 (6.07%) ERP
23 25 (5.84%) CRM
24 24 (5.61%) MS Excel
24 24 (5.61%) ISEB

IT Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 14 (3.27%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.47%) Lync
2 2 (0.47%) SAS
2 2 (0.47%) WorkSite
3 1 (0.23%) Drupal
3 1 (0.23%) Confluence
3 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.23%) CMS
3 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 24 (5.61%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.44%) MS Visio
3 13 (3.04%) MS Office
4 9 (2.10%) MS Project
5 6 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.64%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 3 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.23%) SAP SCM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.23%) Magento
4 1 (0.23%) Epicor Vantage
4 1 (0.23%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.23%) Summit
4 1 (0.23%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.17%) FTP
2 1 (0.23%) Internet
2 1 (0.23%) Extranet
2 1 (0.23%) SWIFTNet
2 1 (0.23%) LAN
2 1 (0.23%) WLAN
2 1 (0.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.80%) SAP BW
1 12 (2.80%) Relational Database
2 11 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (1.40%) SQL Server
4 6 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (0.93%) Data Mining
5 4 (0.93%) QlikView
6 3 (0.70%) MS Access
6 3 (0.70%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.17%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.70%) JIRA
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 170 (39.72%) Finance
2 94 (21.96%) Banking
3 62 (14.49%) Retail
4 38 (8.88%) Investment Banking
5 29 (6.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 26 (6.07%) Front Office
7 21 (4.91%) Retail Banking
8 13 (3.04%) Financial Institution
9 11 (2.57%) Legal
10 10 (2.34%) Back Office
11 9 (2.10%) Telecoms
11 9 (2.10%) Billing
11 9 (2.10%) Advertising
11 9 (2.10%) Marketing
12 8 (1.87%) Manufacturing
13 6 (1.40%) Publishing
14 5 (1.17%) French Language
15 4 (0.93%) General Ledger
16 3 (0.70%) Law
16 3 (0.70%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (5.37%) .NET
2 9 (2.10%) XML
3 3 (0.70%) HTML
3 3 (0.70%) CSS
4 2 (0.47%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.47%) J2EE
5 1 (0.23%) ADO
5 1 (0.23%) XSLT
5 1 (0.23%) SAML
5 1 (0.23%) OLE
5 1 (0.23%) WinForms
5 1 (0.23%) JSON
5 1 (0.23%) jQuery
5 1 (0.23%) SOAP
5 1 (0.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.37%) Equities
2 19 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 18 (4.21%) Management Information System
3 18 (4.21%) Fixed Income
4 14 (3.27%) Derivative
5 13 (3.04%) Reference Data
6 12 (2.80%) Life Science
7 9 (2.10%) Credit Risk
7 9 (2.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (1.40%) Market Risk
9 4 (0.93%) Economics
9 4 (0.93%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.93%) GIS
10 3 (0.70%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.70%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (0.47%) SWIFT
11 2 (0.47%) Spread Betting
11 2 (0.47%) Informatics
11 2 (0.47%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.40%) Windows
2 3 (0.70%) UNIX
3 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.47%) Linux
4 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.23%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (46.50%) Business Analysis
2 103 (24.07%) Project Management
3 84 (19.63%) UML
4 71 (16.59%) User Acceptance Testing
5 65 (15.19%) Use Case
6 45 (10.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 41 (9.58%) Data Analysis
8 36 (8.41%) Systems Analysis
9 33 (7.71%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (7.71%) BPR
10 30 (7.01%) PRINCE2
11 28 (6.54%) Data Modelling
12 27 (6.31%) Workflow
12 27 (6.31%) User Stories
13 26 (6.07%) Change Management
13 26 (6.07%) ERP
14 25 (5.84%) CRM
15 21 (4.91%) Business Intelligence
15 21 (4.91%) Waterfall
16 17 (3.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 56 (13.08%) SQL
2 11 (2.57%) Java
3 6 (1.40%) C++
4 4 (0.93%) C#
5 3 (0.70%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.70%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.47%) VBA
7 1 (0.23%) Python
7 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.23%) PHP
7 1 (0.23%) C
Qualifications
1 60 (14.02%) Degree
2 24 (5.61%) ISEB
3 3 (0.70%) ACCA
3 3 (0.70%) CIMA
4 2 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.47%) IIBA
4 2 (0.47%) CBAP
5 1 (0.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.23%) HND
5 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (11.45%) QA
2 9 (2.10%) SLA
3 6 (1.40%) COREP
4 5 (1.17%) FINREP
5 4 (0.93%) Basel III
6 2 (0.47%) EMIR
6 2 (0.47%) GxP
6 2 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.23%) CRD IV
System Software
1 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (7.24%) Oracle
2 30 (7.01%) SAP
3 21 (4.91%) Microsoft
4 10 (2.34%) JD Edwards
5 4 (0.93%) Actimize
6 2 (0.47%) ESRI
6 2 (0.47%) Infor
6 2 (0.47%) Mantas
6 2 (0.47%) HP
6 2 (0.47%) Interwoven
6 2 (0.47%) Sun
6 2 (0.47%) Murex
7 1 (0.23%) Calypso
7 1 (0.23%) Fidessa
7 1 (0.23%) Cisco
7 1 (0.23%) IBM
7 1 (0.23%) Sybase
7 1 (0.23%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.23%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.23%) CA
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 hours ago
Sidcup, Kent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £57000.00 per annum + 31 days hol + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Chessington, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + pension and package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Resource Management
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Great Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
High Wycombe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £600000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55 - £75 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago