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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Business Analyst
Rank 607 713 719
Rank change year-on-year
+106 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 276 217 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 230 181 138
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,525 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.05% -5.50%

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
104076 112022 103310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.62% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85215 91280 86022
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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
(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 +77 270 £47,500 -5.00% 26
London +24 129 £55,000 - 10
South East +47 53 £45,000 +23.07% 2
City of London +23 25 £63,750 +15.90% 7
East of England +26 23 £42,500 -2.85%
North West +19 22 £41,250 +17.85% 5
Surrey +36 19 £47,500 +18.01%
West Midlands -24 15 £42,500 -10.52% 3
Cheshire - 15 £41,250 - 3
Warrington - 14 £41,250 - 2
Yorkshire +16 12 £45,000 +15.01% 4
Hertfordshire -10 10 £50,000 +11.11%
Middlesex - 10 £47,500 -
Epsom - 10 - -
West Yorkshire +17 9 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Essex +11 9 £44,000 +3.52%
Buckinghamshire -2 9 £32,500 -11.11%
East Midlands -2 9 £37,500 -25.00%
Warwickshire -7 9 £42,500 +10.50%
Nottinghamshire +9 8 £37,500 -16.66%
Nottingham -1 8 £37,500 -16.66%
Leeds +11 7 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Watford +7 7 £50,000 -
Hampshire +4 7 £45,000 +28.57%
Leamington Spa - 6 £42,500 -
Scotland +14 5 £45,000 +21.62%
Farnborough +2 5 £45,000 +28.57%
South West -4 5 £40,000 -17.52% 1
Birmingham -24 5 £43,000 -9.47% 1
Manchester +13 4 £52,500 +50.00%

IT Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 200 (42.83%) Finance
2 196 (41.97%) Business Analysis
3 135 (28.91%) Analytical Skills
4 105 (22.48%) Agile Software Development
5 88 (18.84%) SQL
6 84 (17.99%) User Acceptance Testing
7 81 (17.34%) Project Management
8 74 (15.85%) Banking
9 68 (14.56%) Degree
10 58 (12.42%) Retail
11 55 (11.78%) UML
12 54 (11.56%) CRM
13 53 (11.35%) Microsoft
13 53 (11.35%) Change Management
14 51 (10.92%) ISEB
15 45 (9.64%) Data Analysis
16 42 (8.99%) PRINCE2
17 41 (8.78%) QA
18 40 (8.57%) Use Case
19 39 (8.35%) Investment Banking
20 37 (7.92%) MS Excel
21 35 (7.49%) MS Office
22 34 (7.28%) Systems Analysis
23 33 (7.07%) Waterfall
24 31 (6.64%) ITIL
25 29 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
26 28 (6.00%) MS Visio
26 28 (6.00%) SharePoint
26 28 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
27 26 (5.57%) Workflow

IT Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 28 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.00%) Confluence
3 7 (1.50%) WorkSite
4 4 (0.86%) FileNet
5 1 (0.21%) CMS
5 1 (0.21%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.21%) IIS
Applications
1 37 (7.92%) MS Excel
2 35 (7.49%) MS Office
3 28 (6.00%) MS Visio
4 21 (4.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (2.36%) MS Project
6 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (4.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.43%) ResourceLink
4 2 (0.43%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
4 2 (0.43%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.21%) Lawson
5 1 (0.21%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.07%) SaaS
2 3 (0.64%) Office 365
3 1 (0.21%) Dropbox
3 1 (0.21%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.07%) Internet
2 4 (0.86%) Wireless
2 4 (0.86%) Intranet
3 2 (0.43%) SMDS
3 2 (0.43%) VPN
3 2 (0.43%) LAN
3 2 (0.43%) WAN
4 1 (0.21%) HTTP
4 1 (0.21%) VoIP
4 1 (0.21%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.21%) SSL
4 1 (0.21%) Extranet
4 1 (0.21%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
2 14 (3.00%) QlikView
3 9 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (1.71%) SQL Server
5 5 (1.07%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.43%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.43%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.43%) Big Data
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.21%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.21%) MySQL
8 1 (0.21%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (0.86%) JIRA
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
General
1 200 (42.83%) Finance
2 74 (15.85%) Banking
3 58 (12.42%) Retail
4 39 (8.35%) Investment Banking
5 21 (4.50%) Legal
6 19 (4.07%) Front Office
7 12 (2.57%) Marketing
8 9 (1.93%) Law
9 8 (1.71%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.71%) Back Office
9 8 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.28%) Automotive
11 5 (1.07%) Electronics
12 4 (0.86%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.64%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.64%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.43%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.43%) Military
14 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.71%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (0.64%) WinForms
2 3 (0.64%) .NET
2 3 (0.64%) Web Services
2 3 (0.64%) XML
3 2 (0.43%) FpML
4 1 (0.21%) XML Messaging
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 135 (28.91%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.28%) EPoS
3 17 (3.64%) Client/Server
3 17 (3.64%) Credit Risk
3 17 (3.64%) Market Risk
4 15 (3.21%) Derivative
5 14 (3.00%) Management Information System
5 14 (3.00%) Equities
5 14 (3.00%) Wiki
6 12 (2.57%) SWIFT
7 10 (2.14%) Computer Science
8 9 (1.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (1.71%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.28%) User Experience
11 5 (1.07%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.07%) CCTV
11 5 (1.07%) Reference Data
11 5 (1.07%) NHS
12 4 (0.86%) PACS
12 4 (0.86%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 12 (2.57%) Windows
2 7 (1.50%) UNIX
3 2 (0.43%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.21%) Linux
4 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (41.97%) Business Analysis
2 105 (22.48%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (17.99%) User Acceptance Testing
4 81 (17.34%) Project Management
5 55 (11.78%) UML
6 54 (11.56%) CRM
7 53 (11.35%) Change Management
8 45 (9.64%) Data Analysis
9 42 (8.99%) PRINCE2
10 40 (8.57%) Use Case
11 34 (7.28%) Systems Analysis
12 33 (7.07%) Waterfall
13 31 (6.64%) ITIL
14 29 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
15 28 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
16 26 (5.57%) Workflow
16 26 (5.57%) ERP
17 25 (5.35%) GAP Analysis
17 25 (5.35%) User Stories
18 23 (4.93%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 88 (18.84%) SQL
2 5 (1.07%) Java
3 3 (0.64%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.21%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.21%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 68 (14.56%) Degree
2 51 (10.92%) ISEB
3 3 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.43%) IIBA
5 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (8.78%) QA
2 15 (3.21%) Basel III
2 15 (3.21%) CRD IV
3 14 (3.00%) Basel II
4 5 (1.07%) MiFID
5 4 (0.86%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.86%) EMIR
6 2 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.43%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.21%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.21%) SLA
7 1 (0.21%) COREP
7 1 (0.21%) FINREP
System Software
1 5 (1.07%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (3.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.21%) SCCM
Vendors
1 53 (11.35%) Microsoft
2 22 (4.71%) Business Objects
3 21 (4.50%) SAP
4 15 (3.21%) Oracle
5 7 (1.50%) Interwoven
6 4 (0.86%) IBM
6 4 (0.86%) Teradata
7 3 (0.64%) Citrix
7 3 (0.64%) Siebel
8 2 (0.43%) Murex
8 2 (0.43%) Remedy
8 2 (0.43%) Informatica
8 2 (0.43%) ATG
8 2 (0.43%) hybris
9 1 (0.21%) Agilent
9 1 (0.21%) Epicor
9 1 (0.21%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.21%) Sage
9 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.21%) Charles River
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