The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Lead Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Business Analyst
Rank 780 737 703
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 135 231 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.22% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 106 176 252
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £46,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,159
% change year-on-year
- +4.66%

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
94583 105789 113621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79575 87313 92642
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lead Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Lead Business Analyst in the job title.

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 28 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -38 131 £56,250 -6.25% 10
London -33 49 £70,000 +3.70% 4
South East +30 30 £57,500 +4.54% 1
South West +21 18 £55,000 -1.16% 2
West Midlands -2 17 £45,000 +5.88%
City of London +51 14 £62,500 -10.71%
Birmingham -7 10 £45,000 +2.85%
Berkshire +11 9 £70,000 +27.27%
Buckinghamshire +27 8 £50,000 -
Yorkshire +13 7 £55,000 - 2
Bournemouth +24 6 £60,000 +7.82%
Dorset +18 6 £60,000 +7.82%
East of England +38 5 £53,500 +22.98% 1
Surrey +20 5 £75,000 +11.11% 1
Gloucestershire +1 5 £50,000 +5.54%
Suffolk - 5 £53,500 - 1
Cheltenham - 5 £50,000 -
Ipswich - 5 £53,500 - 1
Slough +14 4 £72,500 +31.81%
High Wycombe +5 4 £50,000 -11.11%
Guildford - 4 £75,000 -
Leeds +27 3 £55,000 - 1
North Yorkshire +26 3 - - 1
Bristol +25 3 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Wiltshire +15 3 £55,000 -1.16%
Swindon +8 3 £55,000 -1.16%
West Yorkshire +7 3 £55,000 - 1
Hampshire +6 3 £47,500 -5.00%
North West +3 3 £75,000 +57.89%
Manchester -8 3 £75,000 +57.89%

Lead Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Lead Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Lead Business Analyst in the job title.

1 158 (53.92%) Business Analysis
2 136 (46.42%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (40.96%) Finance
4 54 (18.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 50 (17.06%) Project Management
6 47 (16.04%) Retail
7 46 (15.70%) Mentoring
8 44 (15.02%) Line Management
9 40 (13.65%) Analytical Skills
10 39 (13.31%) SDLC
10 39 (13.31%) E-Commerce
11 38 (12.97%) Scrum
12 35 (11.95%) Waterfall
13 32 (10.92%) Use Case
14 29 (9.90%) Business Intelligence
14 29 (9.90%) ISEB
15 26 (8.87%) User Stories
16 25 (8.53%) Coaching
16 25 (8.53%) QA
16 25 (8.53%) UML
17 24 (8.19%) Banking
18 22 (7.51%) CRM
19 21 (7.17%) PRINCE2
20 20 (6.83%) JIRA
21 19 (6.48%) Requirements Analysis
22 18 (6.14%) Systems Analysis
23 17 (5.80%) User Acceptance Testing
24 16 (5.46%) ERP
24 16 (5.46%) Migration
24 16 (5.46%) Translating Business Requirements

Lead Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.05%) SAS
2 3 (1.02%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.68%) CMS
3 2 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.34%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (3.07%) MS Office
1 9 (3.07%) MS Project
2 6 (2.05%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.71%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.02%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.68%) Endur
4 2 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.34%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.34%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.34%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.34%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.34%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.34%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.71%) SaaS
2 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.68%) Extranet
1 2 (0.68%) Internet
1 2 (0.68%) Intranet
2 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.10%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (3.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.05%) Big Data
6 6 (2.05%) DataStage
6 6 (2.05%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.05%) IBM InfoSphere
6 6 (2.05%) QualityStage
7 4 (1.37%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.02%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (1.02%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.68%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.34%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (6.83%) JIRA
2 1 (0.34%) CaliberRM
2 1 (0.34%) LSMW
2 1 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 120 (40.96%) Finance
2 47 (16.04%) Retail
3 24 (8.19%) Banking
4 15 (5.12%) Marketing
5 14 (4.78%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.39%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.05%) Billing
7 6 (2.05%) Front Office
7 6 (2.05%) Legal
8 5 (1.71%) Publishing
9 4 (1.37%) Back Office
9 4 (1.37%) Retail Banking
10 3 (1.02%) Law
10 3 (1.02%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.68%) Electronics
11 2 (0.68%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.34%) Advertising
12 1 (0.34%) Automotive
12 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.73%) .NET
2 5 (1.71%) XML
3 4 (1.37%) HTML
4 1 (0.34%) CSS
4 1 (0.34%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 40 (13.65%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.78%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.44%) User Experience
4 7 (2.39%) Derivative
4 7 (2.39%) EPoS
4 7 (2.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (1.71%) PMI
5 5 (1.71%) Smart Meter
5 5 (1.71%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.02%) Chip and PIN
6 3 (1.02%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.02%) Contactless
6 3 (1.02%) Economics
6 3 (1.02%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (1.02%) iPad
7 2 (0.68%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.68%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.68%) FMCG
7 2 (0.68%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.34%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.71%) Windows
2 2 (0.68%) Windows 7
2 2 (0.68%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (53.92%) Business Analysis
2 136 (46.42%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (18.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 50 (17.06%) Project Management
5 46 (15.70%) Mentoring
6 44 (15.02%) Line Management
7 39 (13.31%) E-Commerce
7 39 (13.31%) SDLC
8 38 (12.97%) Scrum
9 35 (11.95%) Waterfall
10 32 (10.92%) Use Case
11 29 (9.90%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (8.87%) User Stories
13 25 (8.53%) Coaching
13 25 (8.53%) UML
14 22 (7.51%) CRM
15 21 (7.17%) PRINCE2
16 19 (6.48%) Requirements Analysis
17 18 (6.14%) Systems Analysis
18 17 (5.80%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.10%) C#
2 11 (3.75%) SQL
3 6 (2.05%) Java
4 2 (0.68%) C
5 1 (0.34%) ABAP
5 1 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (9.90%) ISEB
2 11 (3.75%) Degree
3 5 (1.71%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.37%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.34%) APMP
6 1 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.53%) QA
2 3 (1.02%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.34%) FATCA
3 1 (0.34%) MiFID
Vendors
1 10 (3.41%) Oracle
2 9 (3.07%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.05%) Cognos
3 6 (2.05%) IBM
4 4 (1.37%) SAP
5 3 (1.02%) Infor
5 3 (1.02%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (1.02%) Planview
6 2 (0.68%) Akamai
6 2 (0.68%) Informatica
6 2 (0.68%) OpenLink
6 2 (0.68%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.68%) Tableau
7 1 (0.34%) Facebook
7 1 (0.34%) Google
7 1 (0.34%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.34%) hybris
7 1 (0.34%) Omniture
7 1 (0.34%) Talend
7 1 (0.34%) Twitter
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