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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Business Analyst
Rank 597 619 723
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +104
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 316 342 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.32% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.33% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 265 305 221
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,655 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.63% -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
92091 104182 108737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.24% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77057 86801 87903
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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
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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 +19 303 £47,500 - 19
London -11 119 £60,000 - 9
Yorkshire +68 50 £45,000 +5.88%
South East +20 37 £47,500 +5.55% 2
East of England +30 36 £52,500 +23.52% 1
City of London +34 33 £60,000 - 4
West Yorkshire +43 28 £45,000 +5.88%
North West +7 24 £36,250 -9.37% 3
Leeds +46 22 £45,000 -
West Midlands -22 20 £43,750 +2.94% 2
East Midlands +9 19 £42,500 +6.25% 1
North Yorkshire - 19 £41,000 -
Berkshire +12 13 £48,750 -11.36% 1
Suffolk - 13 £55,000 -
Ipswich - 12 £55,000 -
Cheshire +29 10 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Bedfordshire +16 10 £48,750 +62.50%
Manchester 0 10 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Oxfordshire - 10 £42,655 -
Buckinghamshire +13 9 £45,000 +38.46%
Coventry -5 9 £41,500 +9.21%
Selby - 8 £40,000 -
Leicestershire -13 7 £38,750 -13.88%
Oxford - 7 £42,655 -
Hertfordshire +13 6 £49,250 +11.93%
Surrey +11 6 £47,500 +5.55%
South West -11 6 £46,250 +23.33% 1
Luton +4 5 £57,500 +9.52%
Birmingham -30 5 £55,000 +22.22%
Bradford - 5 £45,000 -

IT Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 (50.07%) Business Analysis
2 264 (37.77%) Agile Software Development
3 242 (34.62%) Finance
4 151 (21.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 143 (20.46%) Waterfall
6 130 (18.60%) Project Management
7 111 (15.88%) Retail
8 103 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
9 101 (14.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 100 (14.31%) ISEB
11 94 (13.45%) SDLC
12 84 (12.02%) Banking
13 77 (11.02%) UML
14 74 (10.59%) Degree
15 70 (10.01%) User Stories
16 69 (9.87%) Change Management
17 63 (9.01%) SQL
18 55 (7.87%) Use Case
19 53 (7.58%) ERP
20 50 (7.15%) PRINCE2
21 40 (5.72%) GAP Analysis
22 39 (5.58%) Scrum
23 38 (5.44%) Systems Analysis
23 38 (5.44%) Management Information System
23 38 (5.44%) CRM
24 37 (5.29%) Risk Management
25 35 (5.01%) Requirements Analysis
26 34 (4.86%) MS Visio
27 33 (4.72%) Legal
27 33 (4.72%) QA

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 9 (1.29%) JBoss
2 5 (0.72%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.57%) Confluence
3 4 (0.57%) WebLogic
3 4 (0.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.29%) CMS
5 1 (0.14%) Apache
5 1 (0.14%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 34 (4.86%) MS Visio
2 25 (3.58%) MS Office
3 22 (3.15%) MS Excel
4 10 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
5 9 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.57%) Aareon QL
1 4 (0.57%) Academy Housing
1 4 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.57%) MIS ActiveH
1 4 (0.57%) Northgate Housing
1 4 (0.57%) OPENHousing
1 4 (0.57%) Orchard Housing
1 4 (0.57%) SAP SD
2 3 (0.43%) Retail-J
2 3 (0.43%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.29%) FLEXCUBE
3 2 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.14%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.14%) Office 365
2 5 (0.72%) Lucidchart
3 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.29%) Internet
1 2 (0.29%) PPP
2 1 (0.14%) Intranet
2 1 (0.14%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (0.86%) Relational Database
3 4 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (0.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.29%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.14%) Big Data
5 1 (0.14%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.14%) QlikView
5 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (2.43%) JIRA
2 4 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (0.57%) ClearCase
3 3 (0.43%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.29%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.14%) Cucumber
General
1 242 (34.62%) Finance
2 111 (15.88%) Retail
3 84 (12.02%) Banking
4 33 (4.72%) Legal
5 30 (4.29%) Front Office
6 27 (3.86%) Investment Banking
7 25 (3.58%) Marketing
8 23 (3.29%) Law
9 22 (3.15%) Manufacturing
10 21 (3.00%) Back Office
11 19 (2.72%) Pharmaceutical
12 17 (2.43%) Telecoms
13 16 (2.29%) French Language
14 13 (1.86%) German Language
15 11 (1.57%) Advertising
16 5 (0.72%) Automotive
16 5 (0.72%) Retail Banking
17 4 (0.57%) Billing
18 3 (0.43%) Electronics
18 3 (0.43%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.72%) XML
2 7 (1.00%) JSON
3 6 (0.86%) Web Services
4 4 (0.57%) .NET
4 4 (0.57%) EDI
4 4 (0.57%) Spring
5 3 (0.43%) Middleware
6 2 (0.29%) FpML
6 2 (0.29%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.14%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.14%) Django
7 1 (0.14%) HTML
7 1 (0.14%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.14%) SOAP
7 1 (0.14%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 103 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (5.44%) Management Information System
3 29 (4.15%) Derivative
4 23 (3.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 17 (2.43%) Fixed Income
6 16 (2.29%) Market Risk
7 14 (2.00%) Credit Risk
8 13 (1.86%) Computer Science
8 13 (1.86%) EPoS
8 13 (1.86%) Fintech
8 13 (1.86%) FMCG
9 12 (1.72%) Equities
9 12 (1.72%) iPad
10 11 (1.57%) OTC Derivatives
11 9 (1.29%) Virtual Team
12 8 (1.14%) PMI
12 8 (1.14%) SWIFT
12 8 (1.14%) User Experience
13 7 (1.00%) Driving Licence
13 7 (1.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 11 (1.57%) Windows
2 8 (1.14%) Unix
3 3 (0.43%) VMS
4 2 (0.29%) Linux
5 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 350 (50.07%) Business Analysis
2 264 (37.77%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (21.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 143 (20.46%) Waterfall
5 130 (18.60%) Project Management
6 101 (14.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 94 (13.45%) SDLC
8 77 (11.02%) UML
9 70 (10.01%) User Stories
10 69 (9.87%) Change Management
11 55 (7.87%) Use Case
12 53 (7.58%) ERP
13 50 (7.15%) PRINCE2
14 40 (5.72%) GAP Analysis
15 39 (5.58%) Scrum
16 38 (5.44%) CRM
16 38 (5.44%) Systems Analysis
17 37 (5.29%) Risk Management
18 35 (5.01%) Requirements Analysis
19 32 (4.58%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 63 (9.01%) SQL
2 11 (1.57%) Java
3 5 (0.72%) Shell Script
4 4 (0.57%) PL/SQL
4 4 (0.57%) RPG
5 3 (0.43%) C#
5 3 (0.43%) VBA
6 2 (0.29%) C
6 2 (0.29%) C++
6 2 (0.29%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.14%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.14%) Python
7 1 (0.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 100 (14.31%) ISEB
2 74 (10.59%) Degree
3 14 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (1.29%) IIBA
4 9 (1.29%) PMI Certification
5 7 (1.00%) APMG
6 6 (0.86%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.57%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.57%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.43%) APMP
8 3 (0.43%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (0.14%) ACCA
10 1 (0.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.72%) QA
2 11 (1.57%) MiFID
3 8 (1.14%) SEPA
4 7 (1.00%) Basel III
4 7 (1.00%) COREP
4 7 (1.00%) CRD IV
4 7 (1.00%) FINREP
5 4 (0.57%) Basel II
5 4 (0.57%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.43%) ISO20022
7 2 (0.29%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.29%) EMIR
7 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.29%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.14%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 4 (0.57%) BladeLogic
1 4 (0.57%) Control-M
2 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (4.29%) Microsoft
2 20 (2.86%) SAP
3 17 (2.43%) Oracle
4 6 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (0.72%) Atlassian
5 5 (0.72%) Bloomberg
6 4 (0.57%) Aareon
6 4 (0.57%) Capita
6 4 (0.57%) Castleton
6 4 (0.57%) Civica
6 4 (0.57%) HP
6 4 (0.57%) Kypera
6 4 (0.57%) Northgate
6 4 (0.57%) Orchard
6 4 (0.57%) Remedy
6 4 (0.57%) Reuters
7 3 (0.43%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.29%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.29%) JDA
8 2 (0.29%) Sage
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