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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Business Analyst
Rank 580 607 728
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +121
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 356 367 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.34% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.35% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 303 323 226
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,578 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +0.58%

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
94167 103508 112247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.20% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79244 85842 90577
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +19 338 £50,000 +5.26% 21
London -11 141 £60,000 - 12
Yorkshire +55 46 £45,000 - 2
East of England +37 41 £47,500 +22.58%
City of London +40 37 £60,000 -4.00% 8
South East +15 35 £47,500 +5.55% 2
West Yorkshire +40 29 £45,000 - 2
North West +12 25 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Leeds +43 24 £45,000 - 2
West Midlands -16 23 £42,000 -2.32% 1
East Midlands -4 19 £42,500 +6.25% 1
North Yorkshire - 17 £41,000 -
Suffolk - 14 £55,000 -
South West +6 13 £33,750 -7.53% 1
Manchester +5 13 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Berkshire +1 13 £47,500 +35.71%
Ipswich - 12 £55,000 -
Leicestershire -7 10 £38,750 -13.88%
Cheshire +30 9 £37,500 -6.25%
Surrey +26 9 £47,500 -6.40%
Buckinghamshire +20 9 £37,500 -6.25%
Hertfordshire +14 9 £46,000 +6.97%
Coventry +6 9 £39,500 +0.63%
Bedfordshire +22 8 £45,000 +100.00%
Essex +9 8 £42,500 -
Scotland +7 8 £40,075 -10.94% 1
Oxfordshire - 8 £42,655 - 1
Colchester +3 7 £42,500 -
Edinburgh +18 6 £50,000 +19.04%
York - 6 - -

IT Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 386 (51.81%) Business Analysis
2 287 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
3 260 (34.90%) Finance
4 158 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 142 (19.06%) Waterfall
6 128 (17.18%) Project Management
7 125 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
8 112 (15.03%) Retail
9 110 (14.77%) SDLC
10 101 (13.56%) ISEB
11 95 (12.75%) User Acceptance Testing
12 86 (11.54%) Banking
13 82 (11.01%) Change Management
14 80 (10.74%) UML
15 75 (10.07%) User Stories
16 71 (9.53%) Degree
17 66 (8.86%) SQL
18 59 (7.92%) Use Case
19 52 (6.98%) ERP
20 49 (6.58%) PRINCE2
21 46 (6.17%) Systems Analysis
22 41 (5.50%) Management Information System
23 38 (5.10%) Data Analysis
23 38 (5.10%) Scrum
23 38 (5.10%) Risk Management
24 37 (4.97%) CRM
25 36 (4.83%) MS Visio
26 35 (4.70%) Derivative
27 34 (4.56%) Legal
28 33 (4.43%) 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 11 (1.48%) JBoss
2 6 (0.81%) SharePoint
2 6 (0.81%) WebLogic
3 5 (0.67%) Confluence
4 4 (0.54%) CMS
4 4 (0.54%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.13%) Apache
5 1 (0.13%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 36 (4.83%) MS Visio
2 33 (4.43%) MS Office
3 29 (3.89%) MS Excel
4 13 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.21%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.54%) Aareon QL
1 4 (0.54%) Academy Housing
1 4 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.54%) MIS ActiveH
1 4 (0.54%) Northgate Housing
1 4 (0.54%) OPENHousing
1 4 (0.54%) Orchard Housing
1 4 (0.54%) SAP SD
2 3 (0.40%) Retail-J
2 3 (0.40%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.27%) FLEXCUBE
3 2 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.13%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.13%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.81%) Office 365
2 4 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.40%) Lucidchart
4 2 (0.27%) SaaS
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.27%) Internet
1 2 (0.27%) PPP
2 1 (0.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (1.34%) Relational Database
3 8 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (0.94%) SQL Server
5 6 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.27%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.27%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.13%) Big Data
7 1 (0.13%) QlikView
7 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (3.36%) JIRA
2 6 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (0.81%) ClearCase
3 4 (0.54%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.40%) Axure RP
4 3 (0.40%) TestDirector
5 2 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.13%) Cucumber
General
1 260 (34.90%) Finance
2 112 (15.03%) Retail
3 86 (11.54%) Banking
4 34 (4.56%) Legal
5 32 (4.30%) Marketing
6 30 (4.03%) Back Office
6 30 (4.03%) Front Office
7 27 (3.62%) Investment Banking
7 27 (3.62%) Law
8 24 (3.22%) French Language
9 23 (3.09%) Manufacturing
10 21 (2.82%) Pharmaceutical
11 17 (2.28%) German Language
11 17 (2.28%) Telecoms
12 10 (1.34%) Advertising
13 5 (0.67%) Billing
13 5 (0.67%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.54%) Electronics
14 4 (0.54%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.54%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.28%) XML
2 13 (1.74%) JSON
3 7 (0.94%) Web Services
4 6 (0.81%) EDI
4 6 (0.81%) Spring
5 3 (0.40%) Middleware
6 2 (0.27%) .NET
6 2 (0.27%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.27%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.13%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.13%) Django
7 1 (0.13%) FpML
7 1 (0.13%) HTML
7 1 (0.13%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.13%) SOAP
7 1 (0.13%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 125 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (5.50%) Management Information System
3 35 (4.70%) Derivative
4 28 (3.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 22 (2.95%) Fixed Income
6 18 (2.42%) Market Risk
7 17 (2.28%) Equities
8 16 (2.15%) Computer Science
8 16 (2.15%) Credit Risk
9 12 (1.61%) EPoS
9 12 (1.61%) Fintech
9 12 (1.61%) OTC Derivatives
10 11 (1.48%) FMCG
10 11 (1.48%) Virtual Team
11 8 (1.07%) iPad
12 7 (0.94%) Reference Data
12 7 (0.94%) User Experience
13 6 (0.81%) Digital Media
13 6 (0.81%) Driving Licence
13 6 (0.81%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 10 (1.34%) Windows
2 7 (0.94%) Unix
3 3 (0.40%) VMS
4 2 (0.27%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.27%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.13%) Linux
5 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 386 (51.81%) Business Analysis
2 287 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
3 158 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 142 (19.06%) Waterfall
5 128 (17.18%) Project Management
6 110 (14.77%) SDLC
7 95 (12.75%) User Acceptance Testing
8 82 (11.01%) Change Management
9 80 (10.74%) UML
10 75 (10.07%) User Stories
11 59 (7.92%) Use Case
12 52 (6.98%) ERP
13 49 (6.58%) PRINCE2
14 46 (6.17%) Systems Analysis
15 38 (5.10%) Data Analysis
15 38 (5.10%) Risk Management
15 38 (5.10%) Scrum
16 37 (4.97%) CRM
17 33 (4.43%) Workflow
18 32 (4.30%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 66 (8.86%) SQL
2 15 (2.01%) Java
3 7 (0.94%) Shell Script
4 6 (0.81%) PL/SQL
4 6 (0.81%) RPG
5 3 (0.40%) VBA
6 2 (0.27%) C
6 2 (0.27%) C++
6 2 (0.27%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.13%) C#
7 1 (0.13%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.13%) Python
7 1 (0.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 101 (13.56%) ISEB
2 71 (9.53%) Degree
3 15 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (1.21%) IIBA
5 6 (0.81%) DV Cleared
5 6 (0.81%) PMI Certification
5 6 (0.81%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.81%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.67%) APMG
7 4 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.40%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (0.13%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.22%) QA
2 9 (1.21%) MiFID
2 9 (1.21%) SEPA
3 8 (1.07%) Basel III
3 8 (1.07%) CRD IV
4 7 (0.94%) COREP
4 7 (0.94%) FINREP
5 5 (0.67%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.54%) Basel II
7 3 (0.40%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.40%) ISO20022
8 2 (0.27%) EMIR
8 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.27%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.13%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 6 (0.81%) BladeLogic
1 6 (0.81%) Control-M
2 3 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (3.89%) Microsoft
2 23 (3.09%) Oracle
3 21 (2.82%) SAP
4 8 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (0.94%) Atlassian
6 6 (0.81%) Remedy
7 5 (0.67%) Bloomberg
8 4 (0.54%) Aareon
8 4 (0.54%) Capita
8 4 (0.54%) Castleton
8 4 (0.54%) Civica
8 4 (0.54%) Kypera
8 4 (0.54%) Northgate
8 4 (0.54%) Orchard
8 4 (0.54%) Reuters
9 3 (0.40%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.27%) JDA
10 2 (0.27%) Murex
10 2 (0.27%) Sage
10 2 (0.27%) ServiceNow
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits + bonus
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Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
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Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
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Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
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Salary: £53,000 - £70,000 with an impressive benefits package
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