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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Business Analyst
Rank 604 649 609
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -40
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 343 310 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.29% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.30% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 287 284 307
Average salary £50,000 £45,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.89% -9.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,400 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -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
97472 102743 99324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 81850 85177 79938
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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 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 +35 340 £50,000 +11.11% 46
London +34 177 £60,000 +9.09% 19
South East +20 51 £42,500 +1.19% 7
City of London +68 44 £61,250 +6.52% 4
North West +32 26 £40,000 -5.88% 4
East of England +12 25 £39,250 -7.64% 1
West Midlands -14 25 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Berkshire +9 22 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Yorkshire +3 21 £41,000 +2.50% 7
Cheshire +38 15 £40,000 -3.03% 1
West Yorkshire +10 14 £41,000 +9.33% 5
Essex +9 14 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Leeds +5 14 £41,000 +9.33% 5
Warrington +14 11 £40,000 -3.03% 1
Birmingham +8 10 £47,500 +26.66% 2
West Sussex 0 10 £33,500 +21.81%
Manchester +20 8 £41,250 -2.94% 3
Buckinghamshire +3 7 £50,000 +17.64% 1
East Midlands -1 7 £35,000 -3.44% 2
Cambridgeshire +15 6 £38,250 -23.50%
Surrey +7 6 £55,000 +37.50%
Coventry +2 6 £42,000 +16.66%
Slough - 6 £50,000 -
Warwickshire -12 5 £39,828 +53.18%
South West -18 5 £28,500 -32.94% 2
Chelmsford +11 4 - -
Hampshire +10 4 £40,000 -9.09% 2
Crawley +6 4 £18,500 -30.18%
Thames Ditton - 4 £55,000 -
Wokingham - 4 £57,500 - 1

IT Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 339 (51.05%) Business Analysis
2 257 (38.70%) Finance
3 219 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
4 168 (25.30%) Analytical Skills
5 134 (20.18%) Project Management
6 125 (18.83%) Banking
7 116 (17.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 114 (17.17%) SDLC
9 100 (15.06%) UML
10 92 (13.86%) ISEB
11 86 (12.95%) Back Office
12 84 (12.65%) Degree
13 80 (12.05%) Retail
14 75 (11.30%) SQL
15 63 (9.49%) User Acceptance Testing
16 61 (9.19%) Systems Analysis
17 59 (8.89%) Waterfall
18 58 (8.73%) PRINCE2
19 56 (8.43%) Use Case
20 52 (7.83%) Investment Banking
21 51 (7.68%) Microsoft
21 51 (7.68%) MS Visio
22 50 (7.53%) Legal
22 50 (7.53%) Scrum
23 49 (7.38%) Change Management
24 47 (7.08%) BPMN
25 44 (6.63%) E-Commerce
25 44 (6.63%) MS Excel
25 44 (6.63%) MS Office
26 43 (6.48%) Management Information System

IT Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 23 (3.46%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.96%) CMS
3 4 (0.60%) SAS
4 2 (0.30%) Confluence
4 2 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.15%) Documentum
5 1 (0.15%) FileNet
5 1 (0.15%) LiveLink
Applications
1 51 (7.68%) MS Visio
2 44 (6.63%) MS Excel
2 44 (6.63%) MS Office
3 25 (3.77%) MS Project
4 20 (3.01%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (1.20%) SAP SD
2 5 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.60%) HFM
3 4 (0.60%) Hyperion Planning
3 4 (0.60%) Retail-J
3 4 (0.60%) SAP BPC
4 3 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.45%) SAP Business One
4 3 (0.45%) SAP MM
4 3 (0.45%) SAP PM
4 3 (0.45%) SAP WM
5 2 (0.30%) Summit
6 1 (0.15%) Global PAYplus
6 1 (0.15%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.15%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.75%) SaaS
2 4 (0.60%) Office 365
3 1 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.15%) IaaS
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.45%) Internet
2 2 (0.30%) Broadband
2 2 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (2.41%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.66%) Relational Database
3 10 (1.51%) RDBMS
4 8 (1.20%) Big Data
4 8 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (0.75%) Oracle Database
5 5 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (0.60%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.45%) MarkLogic
7 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.30%) QlikView
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.15%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.15%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (0.60%) JIRA
1 4 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.30%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.15%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.15%) Toad
General
1 257 (38.70%) Finance
2 125 (18.83%) Banking
3 86 (12.95%) Back Office
4 80 (12.05%) Retail
5 52 (7.83%) Investment Banking
6 50 (7.53%) Legal
7 40 (6.02%) Front Office
8 27 (4.07%) Law
9 14 (2.11%) Publishing
10 12 (1.81%) Automotive
10 12 (1.81%) Marketing
11 11 (1.66%) Manufacturing
12 10 (1.51%) Mandarin Language
13 8 (1.20%) Financial Institution
13 8 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.75%) Advertising
14 5 (0.75%) General Ledger
15 4 (0.60%) Corporate Banking
15 4 (0.60%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.60%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.31%) .NET
2 9 (1.36%) FIX Protocol
2 9 (1.36%) XML
3 6 (0.90%) ASP.NET
4 5 (0.75%) JSON
5 4 (0.60%) Web Services
6 2 (0.30%) CSS
6 2 (0.30%) HTML
6 2 (0.30%) Velocity
6 2 (0.30%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 168 (25.30%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (6.48%) Management Information System
3 24 (3.61%) Derivative
3 24 (3.61%) Equities
4 16 (2.41%) FMCG
4 16 (2.41%) SWIFT
5 15 (2.26%) Client/Server
5 15 (2.26%) Fixed Income
5 15 (2.26%) Market Risk
6 14 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 12 (1.81%) Equity Derivative
8 11 (1.66%) Reference Data
9 10 (1.51%) N-Tier
10 8 (1.20%) Computer Science
10 8 (1.20%) Credit Risk
10 8 (1.20%) EPoS
11 4 (0.60%) DTCC
11 4 (0.60%) Performance Metrics
12 3 (0.45%) NHS
12 3 (0.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 22 (3.31%) Windows
2 12 (1.81%) Windows 7
3 10 (1.51%) Windows 8
4 8 (1.20%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 339 (51.05%) Business Analysis
2 219 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
3 134 (20.18%) Project Management
4 116 (17.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 114 (17.17%) SDLC
6 100 (15.06%) UML
7 63 (9.49%) User Acceptance Testing
8 61 (9.19%) Systems Analysis
9 59 (8.89%) Waterfall
10 58 (8.73%) PRINCE2
11 56 (8.43%) Use Case
12 50 (7.53%) Scrum
13 49 (7.38%) Change Management
14 47 (7.08%) BPMN
15 44 (6.63%) E-Commerce
16 42 (6.33%) GAP Analysis
17 39 (5.87%) Migration
18 38 (5.72%) User Stories
19 37 (5.57%) ITIL
20 32 (4.82%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 75 (11.30%) SQL
2 16 (2.41%) Java
3 6 (0.90%) PL/SQL
4 5 (0.75%) VB
5 4 (0.60%) C#
5 4 (0.60%) PHP
6 2 (0.30%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.15%) C
7 1 (0.15%) R
7 1 (0.15%) RPG
Qualifications
1 92 (13.86%) ISEB
2 84 (12.65%) Degree
3 10 (1.51%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.20%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.05%) PMI Certification
6 6 (0.90%) IIBA
7 5 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (0.60%) PMP
9 3 (0.45%) CBAP
10 2 (0.30%) ACCA
10 2 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.15%) CITP
11 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.15%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.27%) MiFID
2 27 (4.07%) SEPA
3 25 (3.77%) Dodd-Frank
3 25 (3.77%) EMIR
4 24 (3.61%) QA
5 10 (1.51%) Data Quality
6 7 (1.05%) CRD IV
7 6 (0.90%) COREP
7 6 (0.90%) FINREP
8 4 (0.60%) COBIT
9 3 (0.45%) Basel III
10 2 (0.30%) FATCA
10 2 (0.30%) SLA
11 1 (0.15%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.15%) MOM
Vendors
1 51 (7.68%) Microsoft
2 31 (4.67%) SAP
3 20 (3.01%) Oracle
3 20 (3.01%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (0.90%) HP
4 6 (0.90%) JD Edwards
5 4 (0.60%) Hyperion
6 3 (0.45%) IBM
6 3 (0.45%) RedPrairie
7 2 (0.30%) Infor
7 2 (0.30%) LexisNexis
8 1 (0.15%) Cognos
8 1 (0.15%) Interwoven
8 1 (0.15%) JDA
8 1 (0.15%) Murex
8 1 (0.15%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.15%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.15%) Retek
8 1 (0.15%) Siebel
8 1 (0.15%) Tableau
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + up to 20% Bonus, 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Middlesex
Blue Personnel
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 30% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £33,000 - £53,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £48000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + bonus + excellent benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
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Salary: Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £33,000 - £65,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £33,000 - £65,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £33,000 - £65,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £33,000 - £65,000 + an outstanding package
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Essex
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Package
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Leicester
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Salary: £55000 per annum + competitive
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Flexi-time
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