The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Business Analyst
Rank 626 745 719
Rank change year-on-year
+119 -26
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 273 191 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 226 164 145
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100537 111151 100882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82695 91319 83930
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 June 2015 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 2 June 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 +113 267 £47,500 -5.00% 32
London +63 134 £60,000 +9.09% 18
South East +34 39 £45,000 +28.57% 3
North West +29 30 £40,000 +14.28% 4
West Midlands -2 24 £42,500 -10.52% 2
City of London +51 21 £65,000 +18.18% 9
Cheshire - 20 £40,000 - 2
Warrington - 16 £41,250 -
Surrey +24 14 £50,750 +39.04%
East of England +11 13 £40,000 -11.11%
Yorkshire +12 10 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Warwickshire -7 10 £42,500 +10.50%
Epsom - 10 - -
West Yorkshire +36 9 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Hertfordshire +15 9 £40,000 -11.11%
East Midlands +4 9 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Lancashire - 9 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire +9 8 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Nottingham +9 8 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Leeds +19 7 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Scotland +18 5 £45,000 -
Hampshire +3 5 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire +3 5 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +3 5 £32,500 -5.88%
South West -7 5 £40,000 -17.52% 1
Farnborough - 5 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire +10 4 £32,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -1 4 - -
North East -5 4 - -
Tyne and Wear -8 4 - -

IT Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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.

1 208 (42.11%) Finance
2 207 (41.90%) Business Analysis
3 151 (30.57%) Analytical Skills
4 110 (22.27%) Agile Software Development
5 108 (21.86%) SDLC
6 94 (19.03%) User Acceptance Testing
7 85 (17.21%) Project Management
8 84 (17.00%) Banking
9 83 (16.80%) SQL
10 73 (14.78%) Degree
11 63 (12.75%) UML
12 60 (12.15%) ISEB
13 59 (11.94%) Retail
14 56 (11.34%) CRM
15 52 (10.53%) Microsoft
15 52 (10.53%) Change Management
16 49 (9.92%) Data Analysis
17 45 (9.11%) MS Excel
17 45 (9.11%) Investment Banking
18 44 (8.91%) PRINCE2
19 43 (8.70%) ITIL
19 43 (8.70%) Use Case
20 41 (8.30%) QA
20 41 (8.30%) Waterfall
21 39 (7.89%) Systems Analysis
22 35 (7.09%) Stakeholder Management
23 34 (6.88%) MS Office
24 32 (6.48%) MS Visio
25 31 (6.28%) SharePoint
25 31 (6.28%) User Stories

IT Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 31 (6.28%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.24%) Confluence
3 7 (1.42%) WorkSite
4 4 (0.81%) FileNet
5 2 (0.40%) CMS
5 2 (0.40%) Lync
Applications
1 45 (9.11%) MS Excel
2 34 (6.88%) MS Office
3 32 (6.48%) MS Visio
4 17 (3.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (2.02%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (4.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.61%) Infor M3
4 3 (0.61%) Movex
5 2 (0.40%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
5 2 (0.40%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.20%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.01%) Office 365
1 5 (1.01%) SaaS
2 1 (0.20%) Dropbox
2 1 (0.20%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.42%) Intranet
2 5 (1.01%) Internet
3 4 (0.81%) Extranet
3 4 (0.81%) Wireless
4 2 (0.40%) SMDS
4 2 (0.40%) DSL
5 1 (0.20%) Firewall
5 1 (0.20%) LAN
5 1 (0.20%) VoIP
5 1 (0.20%) WAN
5 1 (0.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.05%) BusinessObjects
2 17 (3.44%) QlikView
3 10 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (1.42%) SQL Server
5 5 (1.01%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.40%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.40%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.40%) Big Data
8 1 (0.20%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (0.81%) JIRA
General
1 208 (42.11%) Finance
2 84 (17.00%) Banking
3 59 (11.94%) Retail
4 45 (9.11%) Investment Banking
5 28 (5.67%) Legal
6 21 (4.25%) Front Office
7 15 (3.04%) Manufacturing
8 13 (2.63%) Marketing
8 13 (2.63%) Law
9 12 (2.43%) Back Office
10 11 (2.23%) Telecoms
11 6 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (1.01%) Automotive
12 5 (1.01%) Electronics
13 3 (0.61%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.40%) Advertising
14 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.20%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.62%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (1.01%) XML
3 3 (0.61%) .NET
4 2 (0.40%) XSLT
4 2 (0.40%) WinForms
5 1 (0.20%) XML Messaging
5 1 (0.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 151 (30.57%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.25%) EPoS
3 19 (3.85%) Market Risk
3 19 (3.85%) Credit Risk
4 16 (3.24%) Wiki
4 16 (3.24%) Equities
5 14 (2.83%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.63%) Derivative
7 12 (2.43%) SWIFT
8 11 (2.23%) Management Information System
8 11 (2.23%) Client/Server
9 10 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 8 (1.62%) Reference Data
11 7 (1.42%) Data Structures
11 7 (1.42%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.01%) CCTV
14 4 (0.81%) Equity Derivative
14 4 (0.81%) Economics
14 4 (0.81%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.02%) Windows
2 5 (1.01%) UNIX
3 2 (0.40%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (41.90%) Business Analysis
2 110 (22.27%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (21.86%) SDLC
4 94 (19.03%) User Acceptance Testing
5 85 (17.21%) Project Management
6 63 (12.75%) UML
7 56 (11.34%) CRM
8 52 (10.53%) Change Management
9 49 (9.92%) Data Analysis
10 44 (8.91%) PRINCE2
11 43 (8.70%) ITIL
11 43 (8.70%) Use Case
12 41 (8.30%) Waterfall
13 39 (7.89%) Systems Analysis
14 35 (7.09%) Stakeholder Management
15 31 (6.28%) User Stories
16 30 (6.07%) ERP
17 29 (5.87%) Business Intelligence
18 28 (5.67%) Workflow
19 24 (4.86%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 83 (16.80%) SQL
2 2 (0.40%) Java
3 1 (0.20%) C
Qualifications
1 73 (14.78%) Degree
2 60 (12.15%) ISEB
3 4 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (0.61%) IIBA
4 3 (0.61%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.20%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (8.30%) QA
2 16 (3.24%) Basel III
2 16 (3.24%) CRD IV
2 16 (3.24%) Basel II
3 4 (0.81%) MiFID
3 4 (0.81%) EMIR
4 3 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.40%) FATCA
5 2 (0.40%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.40%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (3.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 52 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 23 (4.66%) Business Objects
3 21 (4.25%) SAP
4 12 (2.43%) Oracle
5 7 (1.42%) Interwoven
6 4 (0.81%) IBM
6 4 (0.81%) Siebel
6 4 (0.81%) Teradata
7 3 (0.61%) Infor
7 3 (0.61%) Citrix
8 2 (0.40%) Informatica
8 2 (0.40%) JDA
8 2 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.40%) Remedy
8 2 (0.40%) Murex
8 2 (0.40%) ATG
8 2 (0.40%) Pegasus
8 2 (0.40%) hybris
9 1 (0.20%) Cisco
9 1 (0.20%) Charles River
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