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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Business Analyst
Rank 674 636 725
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +89
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Business Analyst 210 260 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.26% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 190 226 124
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,550 £37,875 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +6.50%

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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -47 204 £50,000 - 28
London -46 105 £53,000 +0.95% 14
City of London -18 30 £50,000 -23.07% 7
South East -11 27 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Yorkshire +8 21 £47,500 +5.55% 1
East of England -2 17 £42,500 - 2
North West 0 15 £42,500 +5.59% 3
West Yorkshire +7 13 £47,500 +21.01%
East Midlands +28 10 £31,250 -37.50%
Manchester +8 10 £52,500 - 2
Surrey -6 10 £67,500 +42.10% 2
Essex - 10 £44,250 -
Leeds -4 7 £50,000 +38.88%
North Yorkshire +8 6 £57,500 +27.77%
West Midlands -24 6 £36,750 -18.33% 3
Nottinghamshire - 6 £38,750 -
Middlesex - 6 £57,500 -
Nottingham - 6 £38,750 -
Buckinghamshire +8 5 £42,500 -15.00%
Hertfordshire -12 5 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Cheshire - 5 £41,250 - 1
Selby - 5 £57,500 -
Bradford - 5 £47,500 -
Scotland +8 4 £65,000 +75.67% 1
Edinburgh +1 4 £65,000 +75.67% 1
Watford +1 4 £43,750 - 1
Uxbridge -1 4 £43,750 -7.89%
South West -13 4 £38,500 -2.53%
Warrington - 4 £41,250 -
High Wycombe - 4 £42,500 -

IT Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 171 (42.54%) Business Analysis
2 146 (36.32%) Finance
3 85 (21.14%) Analytical Skills
4 84 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
5 79 (19.65%) Project Management
6 66 (16.42%) SQL
7 65 (16.17%) Banking
8 61 (15.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 52 (12.94%) Degree
10 43 (10.70%) PRINCE2
11 40 (9.95%) ISEB
12 39 (9.70%) Change Management
12 39 (9.70%) UML
13 37 (9.20%) Microsoft
14 36 (8.96%) CRM
15 34 (8.46%) Systems Analysis
15 34 (8.46%) Investment Banking
16 33 (8.21%) ITIL
17 31 (7.71%) Stakeholder Management
17 31 (7.71%) Data Analysis
17 31 (7.71%) Retail
18 30 (7.46%) ERP
19 27 (6.72%) Legal
19 27 (6.72%) MS Excel
20 26 (6.47%) MS Office
20 26 (6.47%) QA
20 26 (6.47%) Waterfall
21 24 (5.97%) Data Modelling
21 24 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
22 22 (5.47%) MS PowerPoint

IT Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 13 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.00%) FileNet
2 4 (1.00%) Confluence
3 2 (0.50%) WorkSite
4 1 (0.25%) IIS
4 1 (0.25%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 27 (6.72%) MS Excel
2 26 (6.47%) MS Office
3 22 (5.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (4.48%) MS Visio
5 10 (2.49%) MS Project
6 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (4.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.24%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.50%) ResourceLink
4 2 (0.50%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.25%) Lawson
5 1 (0.25%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.00%) SaaS
2 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.25%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.00%) Wireless
2 3 (0.75%) Internet
3 2 (0.50%) SMDS
3 2 (0.50%) LAN
3 2 (0.50%) WAN
3 2 (0.50%) VPN
4 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.25%) SSL
4 1 (0.25%) Intranet
4 1 (0.25%) HTTP
4 1 (0.25%) VoIP
4 1 (0.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (1.74%) SQL Server
1 7 (1.74%) Relational Database
2 4 (1.00%) QlikView
2 4 (1.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.50%) Big Data
4 2 (0.50%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.25%) SQLPlus
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.25%) JIRA
General
1 146 (36.32%) Finance
2 65 (16.17%) Banking
3 34 (8.46%) Investment Banking
4 31 (7.71%) Retail
5 27 (6.72%) Legal
6 13 (3.23%) Front Office
7 11 (2.74%) Law
8 10 (2.49%) Manufacturing
8 10 (2.49%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (2.24%) Marketing
10 8 (1.99%) Back Office
11 5 (1.24%) Electronics
11 5 (1.24%) Financial Institution
12 4 (1.00%) Aerospace
12 4 (1.00%) Automotive
12 4 (1.00%) Telecoms
12 4 (1.00%) Military
13 2 (0.50%) Advertising
13 2 (0.50%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.75%) .NET
1 3 (0.75%) FpML
1 3 (0.75%) WinForms
1 3 (0.75%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (0.50%) Web Services
3 1 (0.25%) XML
3 1 (0.25%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 85 (21.14%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.73%) Client/Server
3 13 (3.23%) Derivative
4 10 (2.49%) Credit Risk
4 10 (2.49%) Market Risk
4 10 (2.49%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.99%) EPoS
6 7 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (1.74%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.49%) Informatics
8 5 (1.24%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.24%) User Experience
8 5 (1.24%) Life Science
8 5 (1.24%) NHS
9 4 (1.00%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.00%) Wiki
9 4 (1.00%) PACS
9 4 (1.00%) CCTV
9 4 (1.00%) FMCG
10 3 (0.75%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 11 (2.74%) Windows
2 6 (1.49%) UNIX
3 3 (0.75%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (42.54%) Business Analysis
2 84 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (19.65%) Project Management
4 61 (15.17%) User Acceptance Testing
5 43 (10.70%) PRINCE2
6 39 (9.70%) UML
6 39 (9.70%) Change Management
7 36 (8.96%) CRM
8 34 (8.46%) Systems Analysis
9 33 (8.21%) ITIL
10 31 (7.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 31 (7.71%) Data Analysis
11 30 (7.46%) ERP
12 26 (6.47%) Waterfall
13 24 (5.97%) Data Modelling
13 24 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (4.73%) GAP Analysis
14 19 (4.73%) Workflow
15 17 (4.23%) E-Commerce
16 16 (3.98%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 66 (16.42%) SQL
2 8 (1.99%) Java
3 5 (1.24%) PL/SQL
4 2 (0.50%) VBA
5 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.25%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.25%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 52 (12.94%) Degree
2 40 (9.95%) ISEB
3 9 (2.24%) VCP4
4 5 (1.24%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 4 (1.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 4 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.00%) PMP
6 2 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.25%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.47%) QA
2 8 (1.99%) Basel III
2 8 (1.99%) CRD IV
3 6 (1.49%) MiFID
4 5 (1.24%) EMIR
4 5 (1.24%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (1.00%) COREP
5 4 (1.00%) FINREP
5 4 (1.00%) Basel II
6 2 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.50%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.25%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (9.20%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.73%) Oracle
2 19 (4.73%) SAP
3 10 (2.49%) Business Objects
4 4 (1.00%) IBM
4 4 (1.00%) Hyperion
5 3 (0.75%) Siebel
5 3 (0.75%) Citrix
6 2 (0.50%) Interwoven
6 2 (0.50%) Murex
6 2 (0.50%) Informatica
6 2 (0.50%) Remedy
7 1 (0.25%) Charles River
7 1 (0.25%) Mantas
7 1 (0.25%) Agilent
7 1 (0.25%) Fiserv
7 1 (0.25%) BI-SAM
7 1 (0.25%) Vermilion
7 1 (0.25%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
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