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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Business Analyst
UK
Rank 607 618 664
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +46
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 248 313 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.32% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.33% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 206 262 269
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -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
81194 94811 101108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.46% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 67365 79575 84080
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 16 January 2017 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +25 240 £47,750 -4.50% 23
London +10 103 £60,000 +4.34% 6
South East +54 36 £40,000 -5.88% 2
East of England +34 32 £50,000 +25.00% 3
City of London +35 29 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Yorkshire +13 20 £30,750 -23.12% 4
Bedfordshire +30 17 £60,000 - 1
North West -17 17 £36,250 -9.37% 3
West Midlands +13 16 £38,000 -15.55% 3
South West +27 13 £42,000 +47.36% 1
West Yorkshire +31 12 £30,000 -14.28% 4
Leeds +23 12 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Manchester -17 9 £45,000 +9.09%
Birmingham -5 7 £38,500 -23.00% 1
West Sussex +13 6 £37,500 +11.94%
Hampshire +9 6 £34,000 -15.00% 1
Middlesex +3 6 £56,500 +41.25%
Cheshire +5 5 £37,500 -6.25% 2
North Yorkshire +3 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Staffordshire - 5 £37,000 -
Bristol - 5 £46,250 - 1
Dunstable - 5 £45,000 -
Berkshire +42 4 £68,750 +52.77%
Surrey +32 4 £45,500 -4.21% 1
Oxfordshire +32 4 £44,250 +10.62%
Buckinghamshire +24 4 £42,500 -15.00%
Scotland +13 4 £44,250 -1.66%
Essex +12 4 £37,500 -
Warrington +10 4 £37,500 -6.25% 1
East Midlands +9 4 £57,500 +64.28% 1

IT Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 305 (57.44%) Business Analysis
2 217 (40.87%) Agile Software Development
3 175 (32.96%) Finance
4 114 (21.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 113 (21.28%) Retail
6 107 (20.15%) Project Management
7 99 (18.64%) Waterfall
8 94 (17.70%) Banking
9 90 (16.95%) Degree
10 83 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
11 76 (14.31%) User Acceptance Testing
12 75 (14.12%) ISEB
13 55 (10.36%) SDLC
14 53 (9.98%) UML
15 46 (8.66%) Use Case
16 45 (8.47%) SQL
17 44 (8.29%) Scrum
18 43 (8.10%) PRINCE2
19 42 (7.91%) Change Management
19 42 (7.91%) QA
20 40 (7.53%) Process Improvement
20 40 (7.53%) User Stories
21 39 (7.34%) Marketing
21 39 (7.34%) Requirements Analysis
22 38 (7.16%) GAP Analysis
23 37 (6.97%) Legal
24 36 (6.78%) Microsoft
25 30 (5.65%) Business Intelligence
25 30 (5.65%) Front Office
26 27 (5.08%) E-Commerce

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 4 (0.75%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.56%) Confluence
3 2 (0.38%) CMS
4 1 (0.19%) JBoss
4 1 (0.19%) SAS
4 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.58%) MS Office
3 18 (3.39%) MS Visio
4 12 (2.26%) MS Project
5 9 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (1.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.75%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (0.56%) Front Arena
2 3 (0.56%) Kondor
2 3 (0.56%) Orchestrade
2 3 (0.56%) Summit
3 2 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.19%) Retail-J
4 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.75%) Office 365
2 3 (0.56%) Lucidchart
2 3 (0.56%) SaaS
3 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.19%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.38%) Internet
2 1 (0.19%) Intranet
2 1 (0.19%) LAN
2 1 (0.19%) SWIFTNet
2 1 (0.19%) WAN
2 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (2.07%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (0.94%) Big Data
3 3 (0.56%) SAP HANA
4 2 (0.38%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.19%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.19%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (0.94%) JIRA
2 2 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 175 (32.96%) Finance
2 113 (21.28%) Retail
3 94 (17.70%) Banking
4 39 (7.34%) Marketing
5 37 (6.97%) Legal
6 30 (5.65%) Front Office
7 25 (4.71%) Investment Banking
8 19 (3.58%) Private Banking
9 18 (3.39%) Back Office
10 15 (2.82%) Law
10 15 (2.82%) Manufacturing
11 12 (2.26%) Telecoms
12 6 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.94%) Advertising
13 5 (0.94%) French Language
13 5 (0.94%) Games
14 3 (0.56%) Automotive
14 3 (0.56%) Corporate Banking
14 3 (0.56%) Publishing
15 2 (0.38%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.07%) .NET
2 9 (1.69%) XML
3 4 (0.75%) Web Services
4 1 (0.19%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.19%) FpML
4 1 (0.19%) Middleware
4 1 (0.19%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 83 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 18 (3.39%) iPad
4 15 (2.82%) FMCG
4 15 (2.82%) Online Banking
5 14 (2.64%) Credit Risk
6 13 (2.45%) Market Risk
6 13 (2.45%) Mobile App
7 11 (2.07%) Derivative
8 10 (1.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (1.88%) NHS
8 10 (1.88%) PMI
9 9 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.69%) SWIFT
10 8 (1.51%) Fixed Income
10 8 (1.51%) User Experience
11 7 (1.32%) Computer Science
11 7 (1.32%) Fintech
11 7 (1.32%) Virtual Team
12 6 (1.13%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (2.26%) Windows
2 8 (1.51%) Unix
3 3 (0.56%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.38%) Linux
5 1 (0.19%) Android
5 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (57.44%) Business Analysis
2 217 (40.87%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (21.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 107 (20.15%) Project Management
5 99 (18.64%) Waterfall
6 76 (14.31%) User Acceptance Testing
7 55 (10.36%) SDLC
8 53 (9.98%) UML
9 46 (8.66%) Use Case
10 44 (8.29%) Scrum
11 43 (8.10%) PRINCE2
12 42 (7.91%) Change Management
13 40 (7.53%) Process Improvement
13 40 (7.53%) User Stories
14 39 (7.34%) Requirements Analysis
15 38 (7.16%) GAP Analysis
16 30 (5.65%) Business Intelligence
17 27 (5.08%) E-Commerce
18 26 (4.90%) ERP
18 26 (4.90%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (8.47%) SQL
2 5 (0.94%) C#
3 2 (0.38%) Java
4 1 (0.19%) C
4 1 (0.19%) C++
4 1 (0.19%) PHP
4 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 90 (16.95%) Degree
2 75 (14.12%) ISEB
3 15 (2.82%) PMI Certification
4 9 (1.69%) APMG
5 5 (0.94%) APMP
5 5 (0.94%) IIBA
5 5 (0.94%) PMP
6 4 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (0.75%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.56%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.38%) CBAP
8 2 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.19%) CISSP
9 1 (0.19%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (7.91%) QA
2 16 (3.01%) MiFID
3 6 (1.13%) Dodd-Frank
4 5 (0.94%) Basel II
5 4 (0.75%) EMIR
5 4 (0.75%) FATCA
6 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.38%) SEPA
7 1 (0.19%) COREP
7 1 (0.19%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.19%) FINREP
7 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.19%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 36 (6.78%) Microsoft
2 19 (3.58%) Oracle
3 15 (2.82%) SAP
4 10 (1.88%) Bloomberg
5 8 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.32%) HP
7 5 (0.94%) Reuters
8 4 (0.75%) Cognos
8 4 (0.75%) Fidessa
9 3 (0.56%) Calypso
9 3 (0.56%) Murex
9 3 (0.56%) SunGard
9 3 (0.56%) Wall Street Systems
10 2 (0.38%) Charles River
10 2 (0.38%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.38%) Vermilion
11 1 (0.19%) Casewise
11 1 (0.19%) iManage
11 1 (0.19%) IT2
11 1 (0.19%) Marketo
Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + tbc
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £73000 per annum + Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + no bonus + health + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000 - £90000.00 per annum + bous
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Grantham, Lincolnshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £39285 - £54158 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + c.35% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
People Source Consulting
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension,Training
Posted: 10 days ago
North West England
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago