The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had IT Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Business Analyst
Rank 592 657 680
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 290 308 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.29% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.30% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 241 272 277
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,571
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%

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
87588 102541 110850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.54% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 72774 85459 91721
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

IT Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured IT Business Analyst in the job title.

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 5 December 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +55 280 £47,500 -5.00% 15
London +44 127 £60,000 +4.34% 10
South East +51 43 £43,500 +2.35% 1
City of London +51 42 £60,000 +4.34% 3
East of England +13 33 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Yorkshire +28 29 £40,000 - 1
North West -14 22 £37,000 -7.50%
West Midlands -2 16 £38,500 -4.93% 1
West Yorkshire +39 13 £37,500 - 1
Bedfordshire +8 13 £61,250 +16.66% 1
Berkshire +53 11 £47,500 -13.63%
Leeds +20 11 £37,500 +7.14% 1
South West +16 11 £42,000 +12.00% 1
North Yorkshire +9 9 £40,000 -11.11%
Cheshire +9 8 £37,500 -6.25%
Manchester -22 8 £35,000 -9.67%
Norwich - 8 £47,250 -
Norfolk - 8 £47,250 -
Warrington +15 7 £37,500 -6.25%
Sheffield +13 7 £43,750 +5.42%
South Yorkshire +7 7 £43,750 +5.42%
Surrey +21 6 £47,500 +5.55%
Hampshire -3 6 £34,000 -15.00% 1
Birmingham -14 6 £38,500 -21.02%
Scotland +25 5 £46,000 +2.22% 1
West Sussex +22 5 £37,500 +11.94%
Bristol +15 5 £40,000 +0.62%
Middlesex +9 5 £60,000 +14.28%
Buckinghamshire +9 5 £45,000 -5.26%
Reading +39 4 £47,500 -20.83%

IT Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring IT Business Analyst in the job title.

1 350 (56.09%) Business Analysis
2 256 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
3 215 (34.46%) Finance
4 133 (21.31%) Project Management
5 132 (21.15%) Retail
6 131 (20.99%) Waterfall
7 127 (20.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 99 (15.87%) Banking
9 95 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
10 94 (15.06%) Degree
11 90 (14.42%) ISEB
12 82 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
13 73 (11.70%) SDLC
14 63 (10.10%) UML
15 62 (9.94%) SQL
16 61 (9.78%) Change Management
17 59 (9.46%) PRINCE2
18 53 (8.49%) Use Case
19 49 (7.85%) User Stories
19 49 (7.85%) Scrum
20 46 (7.37%) QA
21 45 (7.21%) GAP Analysis
22 44 (7.05%) Process Improvement
23 43 (6.89%) Legal
24 41 (6.57%) Requirements Analysis
25 38 (6.09%) ERP
26 33 (5.29%) Microsoft
27 30 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
27 30 (4.81%) Front Office
28 29 (4.65%) Workflow

IT Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (0.96%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.64%) Confluence
2 4 (0.64%) WebSphere
3 3 (0.48%) JBoss
4 2 (0.32%) CMS
4 2 (0.32%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.16%) Apache
5 1 (0.16%) SAS
Applications
1 27 (4.33%) MS Visio
2 26 (4.17%) MS Office
3 24 (3.85%) MS Excel
4 10 (1.60%) MS Project
5 9 (1.44%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.64%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (0.48%) Front Arena
2 3 (0.48%) Kondor
2 3 (0.48%) Orchestrade
2 3 (0.48%) Summit
3 2 (0.32%) Aareon QL
3 2 (0.32%) Academy Housing
3 2 (0.32%) MIS ActiveH
3 2 (0.32%) Northgate Housing
3 2 (0.32%) OPENHousing
3 2 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.32%) Orchard Housing
3 2 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.16%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.16%) Retail-J
4 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.96%) Office 365
2 4 (0.64%) Lucidchart
3 3 (0.48%) SaaS
4 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.16%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.32%) Internet
2 1 (0.16%) Intranet
2 1 (0.16%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (0.80%) Big Data
4 3 (0.48%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.32%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.16%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.16%) QlikView
6 1 (0.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (1.44%) JIRA
2 2 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (0.32%) ClearCase
2 2 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.16%) Axure RP
General
1 215 (34.46%) Finance
2 132 (21.15%) Retail
3 99 (15.87%) Banking
4 43 (6.89%) Legal
5 30 (4.81%) Front Office
6 26 (4.17%) Investment Banking
6 26 (4.17%) Marketing
7 23 (3.69%) Law
8 19 (3.04%) Manufacturing
9 18 (2.88%) Back Office
10 13 (2.08%) Telecoms
11 10 (1.60%) Private Banking
12 6 (0.96%) Advertising
12 6 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.80%) Automotive
14 4 (0.64%) French Language
14 4 (0.64%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.48%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.48%) Games
15 3 (0.48%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.60%) .NET
2 8 (1.28%) XML
3 3 (0.48%) Middleware
3 3 (0.48%) Web Services
4 2 (0.32%) FpML
4 2 (0.32%) Spring
5 1 (0.16%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.16%) Django
5 1 (0.16%) EDI
5 1 (0.16%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.16%) HTML
5 1 (0.16%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.16%) SOAP
5 1 (0.16%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 82 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 20 (3.21%) Derivative
3 20 (3.21%) Market Risk
4 18 (2.88%) Credit Risk
5 17 (2.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 17 (2.72%) iPad
6 16 (2.56%) FMCG
7 11 (1.76%) Fixed Income
7 11 (1.76%) Mobile App
8 10 (1.60%) Fintech
8 10 (1.60%) NHS
8 10 (1.60%) Online Banking
8 10 (1.60%) PMI
9 9 (1.44%) Computer Science
9 9 (1.44%) EPoS
9 9 (1.44%) SWIFT
10 8 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.12%) User Experience
12 6 (0.96%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 12 (1.92%) Windows
2 10 (1.60%) Unix
3 3 (0.48%) VMS
3 3 (0.48%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.32%) Linux
5 1 (0.16%) Android
5 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 350 (56.09%) Business Analysis
2 256 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (21.31%) Project Management
4 131 (20.99%) Waterfall
5 127 (20.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 95 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 73 (11.70%) SDLC
8 63 (10.10%) UML
9 61 (9.78%) Change Management
10 59 (9.46%) PRINCE2
11 53 (8.49%) Use Case
12 49 (7.85%) Scrum
12 49 (7.85%) User Stories
13 45 (7.21%) GAP Analysis
14 44 (7.05%) Process Improvement
15 41 (6.57%) Requirements Analysis
16 38 (6.09%) ERP
17 30 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
18 29 (4.65%) Workflow
19 28 (4.49%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (9.94%) SQL
2 5 (0.80%) C#
3 4 (0.64%) Java
4 3 (0.48%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.32%) C
5 2 (0.32%) C++
5 2 (0.32%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.32%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.16%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.16%) PHP
6 1 (0.16%) Python
6 1 (0.16%) RPG
6 1 (0.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 94 (15.06%) Degree
2 90 (14.42%) ISEB
3 15 (2.40%) PMI Certification
4 11 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 9 (1.44%) APMG
6 5 (0.80%) APMP
6 5 (0.80%) PMP
7 4 (0.64%) IIBA
7 4 (0.64%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.64%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.32%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (0.16%) CBAP
10 1 (0.16%) CISSP
10 1 (0.16%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (7.37%) QA
2 17 (2.72%) MiFID
3 8 (1.28%) Basel II
4 7 (1.12%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.80%) EMIR
6 4 (0.64%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.64%) SEPA
7 1 (0.16%) COREP
7 1 (0.16%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.16%) FINREP
7 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.16%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 2 (0.32%) BladeLogic
1 2 (0.32%) Control-M
Vendors
1 33 (5.29%) Microsoft
2 19 (3.04%) Oracle
3 13 (2.08%) Bloomberg
4 12 (1.92%) SAP
5 8 (1.28%) Reuters
5 8 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.12%) HP
7 4 (0.64%) Cognos
7 4 (0.64%) Fidessa
8 3 (0.48%) Calypso
8 3 (0.48%) Murex
8 3 (0.48%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.48%) SunGard
8 3 (0.48%) Wall Street Systems
9 2 (0.32%) Charles River
9 2 (0.32%) hybris
9 2 (0.32%) Northgate
9 2 (0.32%) RedPrairie
9 2 (0.32%) Remedy
9 2 (0.32%) Vermilion
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