The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Business Analyst
Rank 688 701 709
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 187 221 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 128 182 160
Average salary £57,500 £61,250 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.12% +12.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,850 £45,000 £39,950
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £84,750 £87,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +15.38%

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
99881 111881 103430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82152 91850 86081
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Business Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lead Business Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Business Analyst within the UK.

Lead Business Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Lead Business Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Business Analyst over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 within the UK.

Lead Business Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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 +20 177 £57,500 -4.16% 25
London +46 99 £67,500 -3.57% 8
City of London +36 27 £70,000 - 4
South West +1 19 £55,648 +23.66% 3
Yorkshire +5 17 £55,000 +22.22% 5
West Yorkshire 0 12 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Halifax +8 11 £55,000 +27.90% 3
Scotland +10 10 £55,000 -4.34% 3
East Midlands +8 8 £55,648 +30.93%
South East +5 8 £55,000 +4.76% 4
West Midlands -3 8 £49,250 -3.90% 1
Northamptonshire - 7 £55,648 -
Edinburgh +17 6 £77,500 +24.00% 3
North West +13 6 £50,000 +12.35% 2
East of England +3 6 £57,500 -14.81%
Bristol -1 6 £41,000 -39.25% 2
Wiltshire -6 6 £55,648 +23.66% 1
Durham - 6 - - 2
North East - 6 - - 2
Dorset - 5 £55,648 -
Swindon - 5 £55,648 -
Bournemouth - 5 £55,648 -
Northampton - 5 £55,648 -
Berkshire +11 4 £55,000 - 2
Birmingham -22 4 £57,500 +15.00%
Coventry - 4 £42,500 - 1
Leeds +23 3 £55,000 - 1
Watford +6 3 - -
Slough +1 3 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire 0 3 - -

Lead Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title.

1 174 (56.13%) Business Analysis
2 124 (40.00%) Finance
3 84 (27.10%) Banking
4 75 (24.19%) Retail
4 75 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (21.61%) Mentoring
6 57 (18.39%) Coaching
7 48 (15.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 40 (12.90%) UML
9 39 (12.58%) ISEB
10 36 (11.61%) Project Management
10 36 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
11 31 (10.00%) Waterfall
11 31 (10.00%) Use Case
12 30 (9.68%) QA
13 27 (8.71%) Requirements Management
13 27 (8.71%) E-Commerce
14 25 (8.06%) Line Management
14 25 (8.06%) SDLC
14 25 (8.06%) Business Transformation
15 22 (7.10%) Degree
15 22 (7.10%) User Acceptance Testing
15 22 (7.10%) Change Management
15 22 (7.10%) Workflow
16 21 (6.77%) SQL
16 21 (6.77%) User Stories
17 20 (6.45%) Investment Banking
17 20 (6.45%) CRM
18 19 (6.13%) Six Sigma
18 19 (6.13%) Validation

Lead Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Lead 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 Lead Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (0.97%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.32%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (3.87%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.90%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.61%) MS Office
4 3 (0.97%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.97%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.65%) Aligne
2 2 (0.65%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.32%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.32%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.32%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.23%) Network Security
2 1 (0.32%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (0.97%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.97%) Big Data
3 2 (0.65%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 124 (40.00%) Finance
2 84 (27.10%) Banking
3 75 (24.19%) Retail
4 20 (6.45%) Investment Banking
5 18 (5.81%) Back Office
6 13 (4.19%) Front Office
6 13 (4.19%) Retail Banking
7 11 (3.55%) Marketing
8 9 (2.90%) General Ledger
9 6 (1.94%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.94%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.61%) Publishing
11 4 (1.29%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.97%) Advertising
12 3 (0.97%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.65%) Legal
13 2 (0.65%) Electronics
13 2 (0.65%) Billing
14 1 (0.32%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.61%) .NET
1 5 (1.61%) Apache Flex
2 2 (0.65%) Middleware
2 2 (0.65%) EDI
3 1 (0.32%) XML
3 1 (0.32%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.52%) Management Information System
3 11 (3.55%) Equities
4 9 (2.90%) SWIFT
5 8 (2.58%) Cybercrime
6 6 (1.94%) User Experience
6 6 (1.94%) Derivative
7 5 (1.61%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.29%) Credit Risk
8 4 (1.29%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.97%) FMCG
10 2 (0.65%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.65%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.32%) PMI
11 1 (0.32%) EPoS
11 1 (0.32%) IVR
11 1 (0.32%) Equity Derivative
11 1 (0.32%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (56.13%) Business Analysis
2 75 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (21.61%) Mentoring
4 57 (18.39%) Coaching
5 48 (15.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 40 (12.90%) UML
7 36 (11.61%) Project Management
8 31 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 31 (10.00%) Use Case
9 27 (8.71%) Requirements Management
9 27 (8.71%) E-Commerce
10 25 (8.06%) Line Management
10 25 (8.06%) SDLC
10 25 (8.06%) Business Transformation
11 22 (7.10%) User Acceptance Testing
11 22 (7.10%) Change Management
11 22 (7.10%) Workflow
12 21 (6.77%) User Stories
13 20 (6.45%) CRM
14 19 (6.13%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 21 (6.77%) SQL
2 3 (0.97%) C
2 3 (0.97%) Java
3 1 (0.32%) Python
3 1 (0.32%) C#
3 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (12.58%) ISEB
2 22 (7.10%) Degree
3 4 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.65%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.32%) ACCA
5 1 (0.32%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.32%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (9.68%) QA
2 4 (1.29%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 10 (3.23%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 17 (5.48%) IBM
2 15 (4.84%) Pega
3 13 (4.19%) SAP
4 10 (3.23%) Lancope
4 10 (3.23%) Sourcefire
4 10 (3.23%) Cisco
4 10 (3.23%) Fidessa
4 10 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (2.26%) BT
6 5 (1.61%) Microsoft
7 4 (1.29%) OpenText
7 4 (1.29%) Thunderhead
8 3 (0.97%) Oracle
8 3 (0.97%) CODA
8 3 (0.97%) ATG
8 3 (0.97%) hybris
8 3 (0.97%) Demandware
8 3 (0.97%) WorldPay
9 2 (0.65%) OpenLink
9 2 (0.65%) PeopleSoft
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