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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Business Analyst
Rank 734 711 719
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 168 166 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 149 139 123
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £38,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+16.44% -6.17%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014 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 19 September 2014. 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 -13 161 £47,500 +4.39% 22
London -29 75 £57,500 - 12
South East -23 34 £47,500 +8.57% 4
West Midlands -1 16 £45,000 +20.00% 2
City of London +1 13 £57,500 -2.12% 5
East of England -12 13 £35,500 -29.00% 1
Hampshire -12 10 £70,000 +45.83% 2
Buckinghamshire +8 9 £35,000 +12.90% 2
East Midlands 0 9 £43,000 +7.50% 1
Southampton +8 8 £70,000 +47.36% 1
Birmingham 0 8 £50,000 +56.25% 2
North West -22 6 £31,250 -19.35%
Yorkshire -30 6 £35,000 -15.66% 2
Oxfordshire +8 5 £42,500 +37.09%
Coventry -6 5 £44,250 -2.20%
Scotland -16 5 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Leeds -24 5 £35,000 -7.89% 1
West Yorkshire -30 5 £35,000 -7.89% 1
Northamptonshire - 5 £37,500 -
Bedfordshire - 5 £35,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 5 £47,500 -
North East - 5 - -
Tyne and Wear - 5 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 - -
Leicestershire +9 4 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire -2 4 £47,500 +41.79%
Manchester -2 4 £30,000 -25.00%
Northampton - 4 £36,250 -
Uxbridge - 4 £47,500 -
Newbury +10 3 £47,500 -

IT Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 163 (44.54%) Business Analysis
2 134 (36.61%) Finance
3 79 (21.58%) Project Management
4 66 (18.03%) Banking
5 64 (17.49%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (17.21%) Degree
7 60 (16.39%) UML
8 53 (14.48%) User Acceptance Testing
9 49 (13.39%) Use Case
10 40 (10.93%) Stakeholder Management
10 40 (10.93%) Analytical Skills
11 38 (10.38%) Retail
12 35 (9.56%) Workflow
13 33 (9.02%) SQL
14 31 (8.47%) ERP
14 31 (8.47%) Systems Analysis
15 28 (7.65%) Investment Banking
16 27 (7.38%) QA
17 25 (6.83%) Change Management
17 25 (6.83%) Oracle
18 23 (6.28%) Data Modelling
18 23 (6.28%) Pharmaceutical
19 22 (6.01%) Data Analysis
20 21 (5.74%) .NET
21 20 (5.46%) CRM
22 19 (5.19%) ISEB
22 19 (5.19%) PRINCE2
22 19 (5.19%) SAP
22 19 (5.19%) Retail Banking
22 19 (5.19%) User Stories

IT Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 8 (2.19%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.55%) Lync
3 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.27%) SAS
3 1 (0.27%) CMS
3 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.27%) Drupal
3 1 (0.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (4.37%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.55%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (1.37%) MS Project
4 5 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.91%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 6 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.82%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.82%) ZaiNet
4 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.27%) Epicor Vantage
5 1 (0.27%) Summit
5 1 (0.27%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.27%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.37%) SaaS
2 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.37%) FTP
2 1 (0.27%) SWIFTNet
2 1 (0.27%) LAN
2 1 (0.27%) WLAN
2 1 (0.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.55%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.91%) Relational Database
3 6 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (0.82%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.27%) QlikView
7 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.27%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.27%) JIRA
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 134 (36.61%) Finance
2 66 (18.03%) Banking
3 38 (10.38%) Retail
4 28 (7.65%) Investment Banking
5 23 (6.28%) Pharmaceutical
6 19 (5.19%) Retail Banking
7 12 (3.28%) Front Office
8 11 (3.01%) Legal
8 11 (3.01%) Manufacturing
9 10 (2.73%) Back Office
9 10 (2.73%) Financial Institution
10 8 (2.19%) Advertising
11 7 (1.91%) Marketing
12 6 (1.64%) Publishing
13 4 (1.09%) Billing
14 3 (0.82%) Automotive
14 3 (0.82%) Law
15 2 (0.55%) General Ledger
16 1 (0.27%) German Language
16 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.74%) .NET
2 4 (1.09%) Web Services
2 4 (1.09%) XML
3 3 (0.82%) HTML
3 3 (0.82%) CSS
4 2 (0.55%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.27%) J2EE
5 1 (0.27%) ADO
5 1 (0.27%) SOAP
5 1 (0.27%) XSLT
5 1 (0.27%) SAML
5 1 (0.27%) OLE
5 1 (0.27%) WinForms
5 1 (0.27%) JSON
5 1 (0.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 40 (10.93%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.92%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.64%) Equities
4 15 (4.10%) Fixed Income
5 12 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 12 (3.28%) Derivative
6 10 (2.73%) User Experience
7 8 (2.19%) Reference Data
7 8 (2.19%) Life Science
8 7 (1.91%) Credit Risk
8 7 (1.91%) Informatics
9 6 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.09%) FMCG
10 4 (1.09%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.82%) E-Learning
12 2 (0.55%) Economics
12 2 (0.55%) GIS
12 2 (0.55%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.55%) Market Risk
12 2 (0.55%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.64%) Windows
2 2 (0.55%) Linux
2 2 (0.55%) UNIX
3 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.27%) Windows Vista
3 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (44.54%) Business Analysis
2 79 (21.58%) Project Management
3 64 (17.49%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (16.39%) UML
5 53 (14.48%) User Acceptance Testing
6 49 (13.39%) Use Case
7 40 (10.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 35 (9.56%) Workflow
9 31 (8.47%) ERP
9 31 (8.47%) Systems Analysis
10 25 (6.83%) Change Management
11 23 (6.28%) Data Modelling
12 22 (6.01%) Data Analysis
13 20 (5.46%) CRM
14 19 (5.19%) PRINCE2
14 19 (5.19%) User Stories
15 18 (4.92%) ITIL
15 18 (4.92%) BPR
16 17 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
16 17 (4.64%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (9.02%) SQL
2 9 (2.46%) Java
3 5 (1.37%) VBA
4 4 (1.09%) C#
4 4 (1.09%) C++
5 3 (0.82%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.27%) Python
6 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.27%) C
Qualifications
1 63 (17.21%) Degree
2 19 (5.19%) ISEB
3 6 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.09%) PMP
4 4 (1.09%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 4 (1.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.27%) HND
5 1 (0.27%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) IIBA
5 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.38%) QA
2 7 (1.91%) SLA
3 5 (1.37%) COREP
4 4 (1.09%) FINREP
4 4 (1.09%) Basel III
5 3 (0.82%) EMIR
6 2 (0.55%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.27%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.27%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (6.83%) Oracle
2 19 (5.19%) SAP
3 11 (3.01%) Microsoft
4 8 (2.19%) JD Edwards
5 4 (1.09%) Actimize
5 4 (1.09%) Hyperion
6 3 (0.82%) Murex
6 3 (0.82%) Calypso
6 3 (0.82%) Business Objects
6 3 (0.82%) Mantas
6 3 (0.82%) Trayport
7 2 (0.55%) HP
7 2 (0.55%) Charles River
7 2 (0.55%) ESRI
8 1 (0.27%) VMware
8 1 (0.27%) Cincom
8 1 (0.27%) Telerik
8 1 (0.27%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.27%) CA
8 1 (0.27%) Epicor
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Ace European Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
PD GROUP MANAGEMENT LIMITED
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Accenture
Salary: From £29,000 to £34,100 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Amersham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65 - £80 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £57000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
QVC
Salary: From £36,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Dunstable
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £41000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £39000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago