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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Business Analyst
Rank 582 609 630
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 405 391 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.35% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.37% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 340 342 328
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,450 £36,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,525
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -0.05%

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
99472 107123 115267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.48% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83547 87392 93423
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
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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 +8 388 £52,500 +10.52% 35
London +16 207 £60,000 +4.34% 14
City of London +62 49 £61,250 -2.00% 6
South East +11 46 £47,500 +9.82% 4
East of England +27 44 £45,000 -2.17% 1
West Midlands -13 23 £43,750 +2.94% 6
Berkshire +24 22 £57,500 +41.10% 1
Yorkshire +10 20 £44,500 +18.66% 4
North West +9 18 £40,000 -3.03% 4
West Yorkshire +8 18 £39,500 +5.33% 3
Leeds +6 18 £39,500 +5.33% 3
Essex +16 17 £42,500 -4.49%
East Midlands -1 15 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Cheshire +26 12 £40,000 -3.03%
Uxbridge +16 12 £50,000 +11.11%
South West -3 12 £37,500 -9.09%
Cambridgeshire +6 11 £45,000 -7.69%
Hertfordshire +8 9 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Scotland -1 9 £36,250 -19.44% 2
Warwickshire -6 9 £57,500 +35.29%
Wokingham - 8 £57,500 -
Colchester - 8 £42,500 -
Warrington +11 7 £40,000 -3.03%
Birmingham -13 7 £45,000 +1.12% 4
Cambridge - 7 £38,500 -
Buckinghamshire +14 6 £46,250 +42.30% 1
Leicestershire +11 6 £48,750 +98.97%
Edinburgh +10 5 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Gloucestershire +9 5 - -
Brentwood +9 5 £55,000 +25.00%

IT Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 392 (53.33%) Business Analysis
2 277 (37.69%) Agile Software Development
3 268 (36.46%) Finance
4 185 (25.17%) Analytical Skills
5 142 (19.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 123 (16.73%) Project Management
7 120 (16.33%) SDLC
8 106 (14.42%) UML
9 103 (14.01%) Banking
10 98 (13.33%) Degree
10 98 (13.33%) ISEB
11 77 (10.48%) Waterfall
12 76 (10.34%) Retail
13 74 (10.07%) Back Office
14 71 (9.66%) SQL
15 68 (9.25%) User Acceptance Testing
16 63 (8.57%) Change Management
17 60 (8.16%) Systems Analysis
18 59 (8.03%) PRINCE2
19 50 (6.80%) User Stories
19 50 (6.80%) Use Case
19 50 (6.80%) Management Information System
19 50 (6.80%) MS Excel
20 47 (6.39%) Legal
21 45 (6.12%) MS Office
22 43 (5.85%) MS Visio
23 42 (5.71%) Scrum
23 42 (5.71%) Investment Banking
23 42 (5.71%) BPMN
24 38 (5.17%) Microsoft

IT Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 13 (1.77%) SharePoint
2 11 (1.50%) CMS
3 6 (0.82%) JBoss
4 4 (0.54%) Confluence
4 4 (0.54%) SAS
5 2 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.27%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 50 (6.80%) MS Excel
2 45 (6.12%) MS Office
3 43 (5.85%) MS Visio
4 26 (3.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (2.59%) MS Project
6 2 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.54%) HFM
3 4 (0.54%) Hyperion Planning
4 3 (0.41%) Infor M3
4 3 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.41%) Retail-J
4 3 (0.41%) SAP BPC
4 3 (0.41%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.27%) Summit
6 1 (0.14%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (0.14%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.14%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.14%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.95%) SaaS
2 5 (0.68%) Office 365
3 4 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.14%) IaaS
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.27%) Broadband
1 2 (0.27%) Internet
1 2 (0.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.45%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.18%) Relational Database
3 11 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (1.36%) RDBMS
5 6 (0.82%) Big Data
6 5 (0.68%) Oracle Database
6 5 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.14%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.14%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (2.99%) JIRA
2 4 (0.54%) Eclipse
3 3 (0.41%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.27%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.27%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.14%) Selenium
5 1 (0.14%) Toad
General
1 268 (36.46%) Finance
2 103 (14.01%) Banking
3 76 (10.34%) Retail
4 74 (10.07%) Back Office
5 47 (6.39%) Legal
6 42 (5.71%) Investment Banking
7 32 (4.35%) Marketing
8 31 (4.22%) Front Office
9 30 (4.08%) Law
10 22 (2.99%) Pharmaceutical
11 19 (2.59%) French Language
12 15 (2.04%) Manufacturing
12 15 (2.04%) Telecoms
13 11 (1.50%) Publishing
14 10 (1.36%) German Language
15 7 (0.95%) Billing
16 6 (0.82%) Advertising
17 5 (0.68%) Automotive
17 5 (0.68%) Electronics
18 4 (0.54%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (3.27%) XML
2 19 (2.59%) JSON
3 8 (1.09%) Web Services
4 6 (0.82%) FIX Protocol
5 5 (0.68%) EDI
6 4 (0.54%) .NET
7 2 (0.27%) CSS
7 2 (0.27%) HTML
7 2 (0.27%) Spring
7 2 (0.27%) Velocity
8 1 (0.14%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 185 (25.17%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (6.80%) Management Information System
3 37 (5.03%) Derivative
4 26 (3.54%) Fixed Income
5 21 (2.86%) Equities
6 18 (2.45%) Computer Science
7 14 (1.90%) Credit Risk
8 13 (1.77%) Market Risk
8 13 (1.77%) SWIFT
9 11 (1.50%) Equity Derivative
9 11 (1.50%) FMCG
9 11 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (1.36%) Client/Server
11 9 (1.22%) N-Tier
12 8 (1.09%) EPoS
12 8 (1.09%) User Experience
13 6 (0.82%) Reference Data
14 5 (0.68%) Digital Media
14 5 (0.68%) Fintech
14 5 (0.68%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 22 (2.99%) Windows
2 13 (1.77%) Windows 7
3 9 (1.22%) Windows 8
4 5 (0.68%) Unix
5 2 (0.27%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 392 (53.33%) Business Analysis
2 277 (37.69%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (19.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 123 (16.73%) Project Management
5 120 (16.33%) SDLC
6 106 (14.42%) UML
7 77 (10.48%) Waterfall
8 68 (9.25%) User Acceptance Testing
9 63 (8.57%) Change Management
10 60 (8.16%) Systems Analysis
11 59 (8.03%) PRINCE2
12 50 (6.80%) Use Case
12 50 (6.80%) User Stories
13 42 (5.71%) BPMN
13 42 (5.71%) Scrum
14 37 (5.03%) E-Commerce
14 37 (5.03%) GAP Analysis
15 36 (4.90%) CRM
15 36 (4.90%) Migration
16 32 (4.35%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 71 (9.66%) SQL
2 15 (2.04%) Java
3 7 (0.95%) PL/SQL
4 5 (0.68%) RPG
5 4 (0.54%) PHP
6 2 (0.27%) C#
6 2 (0.27%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.27%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.14%) C++
7 1 (0.14%) R
7 1 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 98 (13.33%) Degree
1 98 (13.33%) ISEB
2 13 (1.77%) IIBA
3 12 (1.63%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.36%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.82%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.68%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.41%) ACCA
7 3 (0.41%) CBAP
8 2 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.14%) APMP
9 1 (0.14%) CITP
9 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.14%) MBCS
9 1 (0.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.54%) MiFID
2 24 (3.27%) SEPA
3 21 (2.86%) Dodd-Frank
3 21 (2.86%) EMIR
4 20 (2.72%) QA
5 14 (1.90%) CRD IV
6 10 (1.36%) COREP
6 10 (1.36%) FINREP
7 8 (1.09%) Basel III
8 6 (0.82%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.68%) COBIT
10 3 (0.41%) GMP
10 3 (0.41%) PMBOK
10 3 (0.41%) SLA
11 2 (0.27%) Basel II
11 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.14%) ISO20022
12 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.27%) BladeLogic
2 2 (0.27%) Control-M
Vendors
1 38 (5.17%) Microsoft
2 22 (2.99%) SAP
3 19 (2.59%) Oracle
4 18 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (0.68%) JD Edwards
6 4 (0.54%) Hyperion
7 3 (0.41%) Infor
7 3 (0.41%) Murex
8 2 (0.27%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.27%) IBM
8 2 (0.27%) iManage
8 2 (0.27%) Remedy
9 1 (0.14%) Calypso
9 1 (0.14%) Cognos
9 1 (0.14%) Concur
9 1 (0.14%) FNZ
9 1 (0.14%) Interwoven
9 1 (0.14%) JDA
9 1 (0.14%) Retek
9 1 (0.14%) SimCorp
City, London
The Change Partners Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Rushworths
Salary: Competitive base + Car/car allowance & benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £95,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000 - £70,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£65,000 (Plus Fantastic Package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£65,000 (Plus Fantastic Package)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£65,000 (Plus Fantastic Package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000-£45,000 (Plus Quality Package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Athelstan Search
Salary: From £43,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-60,000 + a brilliant package
Posted: 3 days ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Generous Corporate Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
LSE
Salary: £33,784 - 40,867 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k + bonus + excellent benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
euro car parts
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 18 days ago