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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Business Analyst
UK
Rank 630 592 652
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +60
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 222 365 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.36% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.37% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 188 301 279
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £72,500 £67,650
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +0.59%

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
80378 98697 102848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.47% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66729 82822 84999
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -20 217 £47,500 -9.52% 28
London -34 90 £62,500 - 16
South East +47 31 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Yorkshire +45 31 £30,500 -32.22% 4
East of England +18 23 £47,500 +21.01% 3
West Yorkshire +39 19 £27,500 -32.09% 1
Leeds +32 19 £27,500 -32.09%
City of London +9 17 £47,500 -20.83% 2
North West -21 15 £41,750 +4.37%
North Yorkshire +17 11 £50,000 +11.11% 2
West Midlands +11 10 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Bedfordshire - 10 £45,000 - 1
South West +24 8 £42,000 -
Cambridgeshire +12 8 £47,500 +25.00% 2
Manchester -24 7 £45,000 +9.09%
Harrogate - 7 £50,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +18 6 £42,500 -15.00%
Durham - 5 £35,000 -
North East - 5 £35,000 -
Dunstable - 5 £45,000 -
Surrey +50 4 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Hampshire +24 4 £40,000 - 1
Coventry +13 4 £40,500 -3.57%
East Midlands +8 4 £57,500 +48.38% 1
West Sussex +2 4 £37,500 +44.23%
Middlesex -1 4 - -
Oxfordshire - 4 £44,250 -
Scarborough - 4 - -
Berkshire +27 3 £51,250 +11.41% 1
Suffolk +15 3 £40,000 -5.88%

IT Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 283 (56.83%) Business Analysis
2 205 (41.16%) Agile Software Development
3 166 (33.33%) Finance
4 111 (22.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 104 (20.88%) Project Management
6 100 (20.08%) Retail
7 90 (18.07%) Banking
8 88 (17.67%) Degree
9 83 (16.67%) Waterfall
10 81 (16.27%) Analytical Skills
11 67 (13.45%) User Acceptance Testing
12 65 (13.05%) ISEB
13 53 (10.64%) SDLC
14 52 (10.44%) Use Case
15 51 (10.24%) Scrum
16 44 (8.84%) QA
17 43 (8.63%) Marketing
17 43 (8.63%) Legal
17 43 (8.63%) Change Management
17 43 (8.63%) SQL
18 42 (8.43%) Process Improvement
19 41 (8.23%) PRINCE2
20 40 (8.03%) UML
21 35 (7.03%) GAP Analysis
22 34 (6.83%) CRM
23 32 (6.43%) E-Commerce
23 32 (6.43%) Microsoft
24 31 (6.22%) User Stories
25 30 (6.02%) Requirements Analysis
26 28 (5.62%) Business Intelligence

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 (0.80%) Confluence
2 2 (0.40%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.20%) CMS
3 1 (0.20%) SAS
Applications
1 27 (5.42%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.02%) MS Visio
3 16 (3.21%) MS Office
4 11 (2.21%) MS Project
5 9 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.80%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (0.60%) Front Arena
2 3 (0.60%) Kondor
2 3 (0.60%) Orchestrade
2 3 (0.60%) Summit
3 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.60%) Lucidchart
1 3 (0.60%) Office 365
1 3 (0.60%) SaaS
2 1 (0.20%) FinancialForce.com
2 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.20%) Internet
1 1 (0.20%) LAN
1 1 (0.20%) SWIFTNet
1 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
1 1 (0.20%) WAN
1 1 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.01%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (1.41%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.00%) Big Data
5 4 (0.80%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.60%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.40%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.20%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.20%) DB2
8 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.20%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (1.41%) JIRA
2 2 (0.40%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 166 (33.33%) Finance
2 100 (20.08%) Retail
3 90 (18.07%) Banking
4 43 (8.63%) Legal
4 43 (8.63%) Marketing
5 27 (5.42%) Private Banking
6 26 (5.22%) Front Office
7 21 (4.22%) Investment Banking
8 15 (3.01%) Law
9 12 (2.41%) Back Office
10 9 (1.81%) Manufacturing
10 9 (1.81%) Telecoms
11 6 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (1.00%) French Language
13 4 (0.80%) Automotive
13 4 (0.80%) Games
14 3 (0.60%) Corporate Banking
14 3 (0.60%) Publishing
15 2 (0.40%) Advertising
15 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.41%) .NET
2 7 (1.41%) XML
3 2 (0.40%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.40%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.20%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.20%) FpML
4 1 (0.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 81 (16.27%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (3.61%) iPad
2 18 (3.61%) Online Banking
3 17 (3.41%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.41%) FMCG
4 12 (2.41%) Mobile App
4 12 (2.41%) User Experience
5 10 (2.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (2.01%) NHS
6 9 (1.81%) Credit Risk
6 9 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (1.81%) Market Risk
6 9 (1.81%) SWIFT
7 8 (1.61%) Fintech
8 6 (1.20%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.20%) Tandem
9 5 (1.00%) PMI
10 4 (0.80%) Derivative
10 4 (0.80%) Equities
10 4 (0.80%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.01%) Windows
2 7 (1.41%) Unix
3 3 (0.60%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.20%) Android
4 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (56.83%) Business Analysis
2 205 (41.16%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (22.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 104 (20.88%) Project Management
5 83 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 67 (13.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 53 (10.64%) SDLC
8 52 (10.44%) Use Case
9 51 (10.24%) Scrum
10 43 (8.63%) Change Management
11 42 (8.43%) Process Improvement
12 41 (8.23%) PRINCE2
13 40 (8.03%) UML
14 35 (7.03%) GAP Analysis
15 34 (6.83%) CRM
16 32 (6.43%) E-Commerce
17 31 (6.22%) User Stories
18 30 (6.02%) Requirements Analysis
19 28 (5.62%) Business Intelligence
20 26 (5.22%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (8.63%) SQL
2 7 (1.41%) C#
3 3 (0.60%) Java
4 1 (0.20%) C++
4 1 (0.20%) PHP
4 1 (0.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 88 (17.67%) Degree
2 65 (13.05%) ISEB
3 10 (2.01%) PMI Certification
4 6 (1.20%) APMP
5 5 (1.00%) APMG
5 5 (1.00%) IIBA
5 5 (1.00%) PMP
6 4 (0.80%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.60%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.40%) CBAP
8 2 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.20%) CISSP
9 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.20%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (8.84%) QA
2 18 (3.61%) MiFID
3 9 (1.81%) FATCA
4 5 (1.00%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.80%) Basel II
6 3 (0.60%) EMIR
7 1 (0.20%) COREP
7 1 (0.20%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.20%) FINREP
7 1 (0.20%) IFRS
7 1 (0.20%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (6.43%) Microsoft
2 16 (3.21%) Oracle
3 15 (3.01%) SAP
4 8 (1.61%) Bloomberg
5 7 (1.41%) HP
5 7 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (0.80%) Calypso
6 4 (0.80%) Cognos
6 4 (0.80%) Fidessa
6 4 (0.80%) Reuters
7 3 (0.60%) Murex
7 3 (0.60%) SunGard
7 3 (0.60%) Wallstreet Suite
8 2 (0.40%) Charles River
8 2 (0.40%) Vermilion
9 1 (0.20%) Casewise
9 1 (0.20%) iManage
9 1 (0.20%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.20%) Marketo
9 1 (0.20%) Retek
West London
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Hiring People
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Search Consultancy
Salary: Bonus+Pension+Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
UBS
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus, private medical
Posted: 6 days ago
London
UBS
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £39285 - £54158 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 20 days ago
Peterborough
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, pension
Posted: 24 days ago
Peterborough
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, pension
Posted: 24 days ago