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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Business Analyst
Rank 636 738 709
Rank change year-on-year
+102 -29
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 267 188 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 220 158 154
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,625 £38,460 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -6.19%

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
103195 111326 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.53% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 85280 91269 85438
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 2015 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 6 July 2015. 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 +97 261 £48,500 +2.10% 17
London +56 143 £60,000 +20.00% 9
North West +24 32 £40,000 +14.28% 2
South East +22 30 £45,000 +28.57% 2
City of London +32 24 £65,000 +19.26% 3
West Midlands +2 21 £43,000 +7.50%
Cheshire - 18 £38,000 - 1
Surrey +29 15 £47,500 -
East of England +8 13 £35,000 -1.40% 2
Lancashire - 13 £40,000 -
Epsom - 12 - -
West Yorkshire +24 11 £45,000 +20.00%
Yorkshire +15 11 £45,000 +20.00%
Warrington - 11 £35,500 -
Leeds +18 10 £45,000 +20.00%
Hertfordshire +4 9 £35,000 -22.22% 2
East Midlands +3 9 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Preston - 6 £47,500 -
Chester - 6 £38,750 -
Nottingham +4 5 £32,500 -27.77%
Nottinghamshire +2 5 £32,500 -27.77%
Berkshire +2 5 - -
Coventry -11 4 £42,500 +10.38%
Warwickshire -19 4 £43,500 +13.10%
Blackpool - 4 £34,500 -
Bracknell - 4 - -
Warwick - 4 £43,500 -
Stevenage - 4 £35,000 -
Scotland +8 3 - -
Birmingham -3 3 £45,000 -5.26%

IT Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

1 225 (42.69%) Business Analysis
2 222 (42.13%) Finance
3 150 (28.46%) Analytical Skills
4 117 (22.20%) Agile Software Development
5 112 (21.25%) SDLC
6 104 (19.73%) Project Management
7 95 (18.03%) User Acceptance Testing
8 94 (17.84%) Banking
9 89 (16.89%) Degree
10 74 (14.04%) SQL
11 69 (13.09%) ISEB
12 64 (12.14%) UML
12 64 (12.14%) Retail
13 54 (10.25%) CRM
14 51 (9.68%) Microsoft
15 50 (9.49%) PRINCE2
16 48 (9.11%) Change Management
17 47 (8.92%) ITIL
17 47 (8.92%) MS Excel
17 47 (8.92%) Use Case
18 46 (8.73%) Waterfall
19 45 (8.54%) Investment Banking
20 44 (8.35%) Data Analysis
20 44 (8.35%) Stakeholder Management
21 40 (7.59%) Systems Analysis
22 38 (7.21%) QA
23 35 (6.64%) Legal
23 35 (6.64%) MS Visio
24 31 (5.88%) User Stories
25 30 (5.69%) SharePoint

IT Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 30 (5.69%) SharePoint
2 17 (3.23%) Confluence
3 7 (1.33%) WorkSite
4 3 (0.57%) Lync
5 2 (0.38%) FileNet
5 2 (0.38%) CMS
Applications
1 47 (8.92%) MS Excel
2 35 (6.64%) MS Visio
3 26 (4.93%) MS Office
4 16 (3.04%) MS Project
5 7 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (3.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.76%) Movex
2 4 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.76%) Infor M3
3 2 (0.38%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 2 (0.38%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.19%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.14%) Office 365
2 5 (0.95%) SaaS
3 1 (0.19%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.90%) Intranet
2 8 (1.52%) Extranet
3 4 (0.76%) Wireless
4 3 (0.57%) Internet
5 2 (0.38%) DSL
6 1 (0.19%) LAN
6 1 (0.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (3.80%) BusinessObjects
2 17 (3.23%) QlikView
3 10 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (1.33%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.14%) SQL Server
6 4 (0.76%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.38%) Big Data
8 2 (0.38%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.19%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (1.33%) JIRA
General
1 222 (42.13%) Finance
2 94 (17.84%) Banking
3 64 (12.14%) Retail
4 45 (8.54%) Investment Banking
5 35 (6.64%) Legal
6 24 (4.55%) Front Office
7 20 (3.80%) Manufacturing
8 19 (3.61%) Back Office
9 17 (3.23%) Law
10 16 (3.04%) Telecoms
11 13 (2.47%) Marketing
12 6 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.95%) Electronics
14 4 (0.76%) Automotive
15 3 (0.57%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.38%) Advertising
16 2 (0.38%) General Ledger
17 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
17 1 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
17 1 (0.19%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.52%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (1.14%) XML
3 3 (0.57%) .NET
4 2 (0.38%) Web Services
4 2 (0.38%) XSLT
5 1 (0.19%) EDI
5 1 (0.19%) XML Schema
5 1 (0.19%) XML Messaging
5 1 (0.19%) WinForms
5 1 (0.19%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 150 (28.46%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (4.55%) EPoS
3 17 (3.23%) Equities
3 17 (3.23%) Derivative
3 17 (3.23%) Credit Risk
3 17 (3.23%) Market Risk
4 16 (3.04%) Computer Science
4 16 (3.04%) Wiki
5 14 (2.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 12 (2.28%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.28%) SWIFT
7 8 (1.52%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.52%) Reference Data
7 8 (1.52%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.14%) PMI
8 6 (1.14%) Equity Derivative
9 5 (0.95%) Economics
9 5 (0.95%) CCTV
9 5 (0.95%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (1.90%) Windows
2 5 (0.95%) UNIX
3 3 (0.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (42.69%) Business Analysis
2 117 (22.20%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (21.25%) SDLC
4 104 (19.73%) Project Management
5 95 (18.03%) User Acceptance Testing
6 64 (12.14%) UML
7 54 (10.25%) CRM
8 50 (9.49%) PRINCE2
9 48 (9.11%) Change Management
10 47 (8.92%) ITIL
10 47 (8.92%) Use Case
11 46 (8.73%) Waterfall
12 44 (8.35%) Data Analysis
12 44 (8.35%) Stakeholder Management
13 40 (7.59%) Systems Analysis
14 31 (5.88%) User Stories
15 30 (5.69%) Workflow
16 28 (5.31%) ERP
17 27 (5.12%) GAP Analysis
18 25 (4.74%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 74 (14.04%) SQL
2 3 (0.57%) Java
3 1 (0.19%) C
3 1 (0.19%) C#
3 1 (0.19%) C++
Qualifications
1 89 (16.89%) Degree
2 69 (13.09%) ISEB
3 6 (1.14%) PMI Certification
4 4 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.57%) IIBA
6 2 (0.38%) MBA
7 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.19%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.19%) MCSE
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.21%) QA
2 16 (3.04%) Basel III
2 16 (3.04%) Basel II
2 16 (3.04%) CRD IV
3 7 (1.33%) MiFID
4 5 (0.95%) FATCA
5 4 (0.76%) EMIR
6 3 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.38%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (0.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (3.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 51 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 23 (4.36%) Business Objects
3 21 (3.98%) SAP
4 12 (2.28%) Oracle
5 7 (1.33%) Interwoven
6 5 (0.95%) JDA
7 4 (0.76%) Siebel
7 4 (0.76%) Teradata
7 4 (0.76%) Infor
8 3 (0.57%) Citrix
8 3 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.57%) Pegasus
9 2 (0.38%) IBM
9 2 (0.38%) hybris
9 2 (0.38%) ATG
10 1 (0.19%) Thunderhead
10 1 (0.19%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.19%) Murex
10 1 (0.19%) Cisco
10 1 (0.19%) CODA
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £53000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + bonuses
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Health + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Car allowance + healthcare
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £100000 - £115000 per annum + Package
Posted: 26 days ago