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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Business Analyst
Rank 793 772 790
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 158 170 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 135 150 144
Average salary £55,880 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.86% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016 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 5 February 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 -4 145 £56,760 -5.40% 21
London -21 59 £65,000 +0.77% 12
South East -10 33 £52,000 -9.56%
Berkshire +1 21 £47,500 -13.63%
North West +20 15 £43,500 +8.75% 2
Reading +13 15 £48,750 -11.36%
Cheshire - 14 £43,500 - 2
Warrington - 13 £43,500 - 2
South West -1 12 £56,760 -9.18% 2
Yorkshire +9 10 £35,500 -40.83%
West Yorkshire +1 10 £35,500 -40.83%
East Midlands +7 9 £56,760 +13.52% 2
Bradford 0 8 £35,500 -40.83%
City of London +54 7 £75,000 +38.88% 6
Wiltshire +10 5 £56,760 -9.18%
Swindon +8 5 £56,760 -9.18%
West Midlands -14 5 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Northamptonshire - 5 £56,760 - 2
Northampton - 5 £56,760 - 2
Bracknell +3 4 - -
Scotland -1 4 £55,000 +2.32% 1
Glasgow - 4 £55,000 -
Dorset - 4 £56,760 -
Bournemouth - 4 £56,760 -
Middlesex - 4 £55,000 -
Nottinghamshire +9 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Bristol -1 3 - - 2
Oxfordshire -4 3 £55,000 -
Hampshire +10 2 - -
Nottingham +3 2 £55,000 +10.00%

Lead Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 272 (67.83%) Business Analysis
2 147 (36.66%) Finance
3 111 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
4 108 (26.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 90 (22.44%) Degree
6 76 (18.95%) Mentoring
7 68 (16.96%) Coaching
7 68 (16.96%) SDLC
7 68 (16.96%) Retail
8 66 (16.46%) Line Management
9 64 (15.96%) Banking
10 59 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
11 55 (13.72%) ISEB
12 49 (12.22%) Business Intelligence
13 45 (11.22%) Project Management
14 42 (10.47%) UML
14 42 (10.47%) Data Management
15 40 (9.98%) User Acceptance Testing
16 39 (9.73%) Scrum
17 37 (9.23%) Continuous Improvement
18 34 (8.48%) Oracle
19 32 (7.98%) ITIL
20 31 (7.73%) Derivative
21 30 (7.48%) Analytics
22 29 (7.23%) Migration
23 28 (6.98%) MS Visio
23 28 (6.98%) QA
24 27 (6.73%) CRM
25 26 (6.48%) BusinessObjects
25 26 (6.48%) Process Improvement

Lead Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (1.75%) Confluence
2 5 (1.25%) SAS
3 3 (0.75%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (0.75%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.50%) FileNet
4 2 (0.50%) LiveLink
4 2 (0.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.25%) CMS
5 1 (0.25%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 28 (6.98%) MS Visio
2 23 (5.74%) SPSS
3 16 (3.99%) MS Project
4 14 (3.49%) MS Office
5 11 (2.74%) MS Excel
6 9 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.75%) SAP CRM
2 4 (1.00%) thinkFolio
3 3 (0.75%) LatentZero
4 2 (0.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.25%) Endur
5 1 (0.25%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.25%) Magento
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.25%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.25%) SAP cProjects
5 1 (0.25%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.25%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.25%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (6.48%) BusinessObjects
2 24 (5.99%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (5.74%) Big Data
4 7 (1.75%) Data Mining
4 7 (1.75%) QlikView
5 4 (1.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.50%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.50%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.25%) GIS
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.25%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (5.74%) ERwin
2 8 (2.00%) JIRA
3 2 (0.50%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.25%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.25%) Rational Rose
General
1 147 (36.66%) Finance
2 68 (16.96%) Retail
3 64 (15.96%) Banking
4 23 (5.74%) Investment Banking
5 16 (3.99%) Front Office
5 16 (3.99%) Legal
6 15 (3.74%) Back Office
6 15 (3.74%) Billing
7 13 (3.24%) Law
8 11 (2.74%) Manufacturing
9 9 (2.24%) Automotive
9 9 (2.24%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.75%) Financial Institution
11 5 (1.25%) Advertising
12 2 (0.50%) Marketing
12 2 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.25%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.25%) .NET
2 4 (1.00%) Apache Flex
3 2 (0.50%) Web Services
3 2 (0.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 59 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (7.73%) Derivative
3 24 (5.99%) Smart Meter
4 23 (5.74%) Freedom of Information
5 22 (5.49%) Computer Science
6 17 (4.24%) User Experience
7 11 (2.74%) Credit Risk
8 10 (2.49%) Equities
8 10 (2.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (2.49%) Management Information System
9 9 (2.24%) Fixed Income
10 8 (2.00%) Visualisation
11 7 (1.75%) Data Structures
11 7 (1.75%) Hedge funds
11 7 (1.75%) Taxonomies
12 5 (1.25%) Clustering
12 5 (1.25%) Equity Derivative
13 4 (1.00%) Reinsurance
14 3 (0.75%) PMI
15 2 (0.50%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.75%) Windows
2 1 (0.25%) Linux
2 1 (0.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (67.83%) Business Analysis
2 111 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (26.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 76 (18.95%) Mentoring
5 68 (16.96%) Coaching
5 68 (16.96%) SDLC
6 66 (16.46%) Line Management
7 49 (12.22%) Business Intelligence
8 45 (11.22%) Project Management
9 42 (10.47%) Data Management
9 42 (10.47%) UML
10 40 (9.98%) User Acceptance Testing
11 39 (9.73%) Scrum
12 37 (9.23%) Continuous Improvement
13 32 (7.98%) ITIL
14 30 (7.48%) Analytics
15 29 (7.23%) Migration
16 27 (6.73%) CRM
17 26 (6.48%) Process Improvement
18 24 (5.99%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 21 (5.24%) SQL
2 6 (1.50%) Java
3 4 (1.00%) C
3 4 (1.00%) C#
4 3 (0.75%) C++
5 2 (0.50%) R
6 1 (0.25%) ABAP
6 1 (0.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 90 (22.44%) Degree
2 55 (13.72%) ISEB
3 23 (5.74%) CITP
4 5 (1.25%) CBAP
5 3 (0.75%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (0.75%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.50%) IIBA
6 2 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.50%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.50%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.25%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.98%) QA
2 23 (5.74%) ISO 9001
3 15 (3.74%) TickIT
4 12 (2.99%) MiFID
5 9 (2.24%) Data Quality
6 8 (2.00%) EMIR
7 4 (1.00%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.25%) FATCA
8 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.25%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.25%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (0.50%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.25%) Netcool
Vendors
1 34 (8.48%) Oracle
2 13 (3.24%) Microsoft
3 12 (2.99%) SAP
4 9 (2.24%) Cognos
4 9 (2.24%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (2.00%) IBM
5 8 (2.00%) Teradata
6 4 (1.00%) Murex
7 3 (0.75%) ATG
7 3 (0.75%) Charles River
7 3 (0.75%) Demandware
7 3 (0.75%) hybris
8 2 (0.50%) BancTec
8 2 (0.50%) Guidewire
8 2 (0.50%) Hummingbird
8 2 (0.50%) Interwoven
8 2 (0.50%) Siebel
8 2 (0.50%) Tableau
8 2 (0.50%) Talend
9 1 (0.25%) Adobe
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