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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Business Analyst
Rank 683 677 726
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +49
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 197 219 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.23% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 179 190 135
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £37,350 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -28 188 £50,000 +5.26% 24
London -30 100 £53,000 +1.92% 9
City of London -10 25 £57,500 -11.53% 6
South East -31 22 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Yorkshire -10 19 £47,500 +5.55% 2
West Midlands -10 14 £36,000 +9.09% 3
West Yorkshire 0 10 £47,500 +11.76% 1
East of England -9 10 £42,000 -1.17% 1
Manchester -4 9 £65,000 +23.80% 2
North West -7 9 £65,000 +59.50% 2
Berkshire -10 8 £45,000 +15.38%
East Midlands +20 7 £38,750 -22.50% 2
North Yorkshire +7 7 £57,500 +27.77% 1
South West -9 7 £38,750 +8.39% 2
Surrey -11 6 £44,000 -9.74%
Selby - 6 £57,500 -
Nottinghamshire +16 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Nottingham +14 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Edinburgh +11 5 £65,000 -
Scotland +5 5 £65,000 +73.33%
Gloucestershire -4 5 £30,000 -20.00%
Hertfordshire -9 5 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Bradford - 5 £47,500 -
Cheltenham - 5 £30,000 -
Buckinghamshire +2 3 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Leeds -1 3 £40,000 -1.23% 1
Birmingham -11 3 £37,500 -9.09% 2
Warwickshire -12 3 £26,000 -13.33%
Solihull - 3 £37,500 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 3 £26,000 -

IT Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 152 (43.43%) Business Analysis
2 122 (34.86%) Finance
3 74 (21.14%) Project Management
4 67 (19.14%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (16.00%) Degree
5 56 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 55 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
7 54 (15.43%) Banking
8 52 (14.86%) SQL
9 38 (10.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 34 (9.71%) Change Management
10 34 (9.71%) PRINCE2
11 32 (9.14%) ISEB
12 31 (8.86%) ERP
13 30 (8.57%) UML
14 29 (8.29%) Investment Banking
15 28 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
16 26 (7.43%) Microsoft
16 26 (7.43%) Retail
17 24 (6.86%) MS Office
17 24 (6.86%) ITIL
18 23 (6.57%) CRM
18 23 (6.57%) Legal
18 23 (6.57%) MS PowerPoint
18 23 (6.57%) QA
19 22 (6.29%) Data Modelling
19 22 (6.29%) Business Intelligence
20 21 (6.00%) MS Excel
21 20 (5.71%) Waterfall
22 19 (5.43%) Data Analysis

IT Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (1.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.14%) FileNet
3 1 (0.29%) WorkSite
3 1 (0.29%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.29%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (6.86%) MS Office
2 23 (6.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 21 (6.00%) MS Excel
4 13 (3.71%) MS Visio
5 9 (2.57%) MS Project
6 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.86%) ZaiNet
4 2 (0.57%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.57%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.29%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.29%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.57%) SaaS
2 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.57%) VPN
1 2 (0.57%) Internet
1 2 (0.57%) SMDS
2 1 (0.29%) Firewall
2 1 (0.29%) Intranet
2 1 (0.29%) SSL
2 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.29%) LAN
2 1 (0.29%) VoIP
2 1 (0.29%) WAN
2 1 (0.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.71%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.14%) RDBMS
4 3 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.29%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.29%) MySQL
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.29%) JIRA
1 1 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 122 (34.86%) Finance
2 54 (15.43%) Banking
3 29 (8.29%) Investment Banking
4 26 (7.43%) Retail
5 23 (6.57%) Legal
6 12 (3.43%) Front Office
7 10 (2.86%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.86%) Law
8 9 (2.57%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (2.29%) Marketing
10 7 (2.00%) Back Office
11 5 (1.43%) Financial Institution
12 4 (1.14%) Aerospace
12 4 (1.14%) Automotive
12 4 (1.14%) Telecoms
12 4 (1.14%) Military
13 2 (0.57%) Electronics
13 2 (0.57%) Advertising
13 2 (0.57%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.29%) Urdu Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.14%) .NET
2 3 (0.86%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (0.86%) WinForms
2 3 (0.86%) FpML
2 3 (0.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 55 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.29%) Client/Server
3 13 (3.71%) Derivative
4 10 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.29%) Informatics
6 6 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (1.71%) Fixed Income
6 6 (1.71%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.71%) Market Risk
6 6 (1.71%) Credit Risk
7 5 (1.43%) FMCG
7 5 (1.43%) Life Science
8 4 (1.14%) EPoS
8 4 (1.14%) NHS
8 4 (1.14%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.14%) User Experience
9 3 (0.86%) E-Learning
9 3 (0.86%) Equities
10 2 (0.57%) CCTV
10 2 (0.57%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.57%) Windows
2 4 (1.14%) UNIX
3 3 (0.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (43.43%) Business Analysis
2 74 (21.14%) Project Management
3 67 (19.14%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 38 (10.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (9.71%) Change Management
6 34 (9.71%) PRINCE2
7 31 (8.86%) ERP
8 30 (8.57%) UML
9 28 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
10 24 (6.86%) ITIL
11 23 (6.57%) CRM
12 22 (6.29%) Data Modelling
12 22 (6.29%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (5.71%) Waterfall
14 19 (5.43%) Data Analysis
14 19 (5.43%) Workflow
15 18 (5.14%) GAP Analysis
16 15 (4.29%) E-Commerce
16 15 (4.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 52 (14.86%) SQL
2 9 (2.57%) Java
3 5 (1.43%) PL/SQL
4 3 (0.86%) VBA
5 1 (0.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.29%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 56 (16.00%) Degree
2 32 (9.14%) ISEB
3 4 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (1.14%) PMP
3 4 (1.14%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 4 (1.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.29%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.57%) QA
2 5 (1.43%) MiFID
3 4 (1.14%) Basel III
3 4 (1.14%) CRD IV
3 4 (1.14%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (1.14%) COREP
3 4 (1.14%) FINREP
4 3 (0.86%) EMIR
4 3 (0.86%) SLA
5 1 (0.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 3 (0.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (7.43%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.00%) SAP
2 14 (4.00%) Oracle
3 7 (2.00%) Business Objects
4 4 (1.14%) Murex
4 4 (1.14%) Hyperion
4 4 (1.14%) IBM
5 3 (0.86%) Trayport
6 2 (0.57%) Calypso
6 2 (0.57%) Informatica
6 2 (0.57%) Remedy
6 2 (0.57%) Mantas
7 1 (0.29%) BI-SAM
7 1 (0.29%) Vermilion
7 1 (0.29%) Fiserv
7 1 (0.29%) Agilent
7 1 (0.29%) Actimize
7 1 (0.29%) Charles River
7 1 (0.29%) Interwoven
7 1 (0.29%) JD Edwards
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