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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Business Analyst
Rank 781 766 759
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 159 201 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 145 158 198
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,850 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £88,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%

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
98685 106608 115718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.48% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 82974 87064 93978
Median 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 £68,000 £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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -24 156 £55,000 -8.33% 11
London -7 95 £67,500 +3.84% 6
City of London +64 18 £77,500 +27.04% 2
North West +34 17 £50,000 - 1
South East +25 17 £56,500 +2.72% 2
West Midlands -6 14 £45,000 -21.73%
Manchester - 7 £52,500 - 1
Lancashire +2 6 £50,000 +13.63%
Birmingham -13 6 £47,500 -17.39%
Yorkshire +3 5 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Chorley - 5 £50,000 -
Cheshire +32 4 £43,000 -14.00%
East Midlands +10 4 £52,500 -3.79%
Oxfordshire - 4 - -
Warrington +18 3 £43,500 -13.00%
West Yorkshire 0 3 £47,500 - 1
Kent 0 3 £62,500 +32.97%
Wiltshire 0 3 £55,000 -1.16%
Berkshire -2 3 £52,500 -4.54%
Surrey -2 3 £60,000 +26.31%
South West -19 3 £55,000 -1.16%
West Sussex - 3 £47,500 -
Guildford - 3 £60,000 -
Northamptonshire +11 2 £55,000 +0.78%
Northampton +10 2 £55,000 -1.16%
Leeds +4 2 £43,750 - 1
Slough +1 2 £61,250 +11.36%
Swindon -8 2 £55,000 -1.16%
East Yorkshire - 2 - -
West Malling - 2 £62,500 -

Lead Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 215 (67.61%) Business Analysis
2 125 (39.31%) Finance
3 109 (34.28%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (21.07%) Mentoring
5 61 (19.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 58 (18.24%) SDLC
7 55 (17.30%) Line Management
8 45 (14.15%) Project Management
9 44 (13.84%) ISEB
10 43 (13.52%) Coaching
11 39 (12.26%) Degree
12 37 (11.64%) Business Intelligence
13 36 (11.32%) Data Management
13 36 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
14 34 (10.69%) UML
15 33 (10.38%) Retail
16 31 (9.75%) Migration
17 30 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
18 26 (8.18%) CRM
19 25 (7.86%) Process Improvement
20 24 (7.55%) Waterfall
20 24 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
20 24 (7.55%) Systems Analysis
21 23 (7.23%) Scrum
21 23 (7.23%) Banking
21 23 (7.23%) Oracle
21 23 (7.23%) ITIL
22 22 (6.92%) Data Migration
22 22 (6.92%) Analytics
23 21 (6.60%) E-Commerce

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 4 (1.26%) Confluence
2 3 (0.94%) SAS
2 3 (0.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.31%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (4.40%) SPSS
2 11 (3.46%) MS Visio
3 10 (3.14%) MS Excel
4 7 (2.20%) MS Office
4 7 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.20%) MS Project
5 4 (1.26%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 5 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.94%) Infor M3
3 2 (0.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.63%) Endur
4 1 (0.31%) Magento
4 1 (0.31%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.31%) SAP cProjects
4 1 (0.31%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.31%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.31%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.31%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.31%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.31%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.31%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.63%) Extranet
1 2 (0.63%) Internet
1 2 (0.63%) Intranet
2 1 (0.31%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.35%) Big Data
2 15 (4.72%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (4.09%) SQL Server
4 12 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (3.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (3.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.94%) DataStage
7 3 (0.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.94%) IBM InfoSphere
7 3 (0.94%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (0.94%) QualityStage
7 3 (0.94%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.63%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.63%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.31%) Electronic Patient Records
9 1 (0.31%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 19 (5.97%) JIRA
2 14 (4.40%) ERwin
3 1 (0.31%) CaliberRM
3 1 (0.31%) LSMW
General
1 125 (39.31%) Finance
2 33 (10.38%) Retail
3 23 (7.23%) Banking
4 13 (4.09%) Investment Banking
4 13 (4.09%) Legal
5 11 (3.46%) Billing
6 10 (3.14%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.83%) Marketing
8 8 (2.52%) Back Office
9 7 (2.20%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.89%) Automotive
11 5 (1.57%) Front Office
11 5 (1.57%) Law
11 5 (1.57%) Publishing
12 3 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.94%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.63%) Advertising
13 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.31%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.89%) .NET
2 2 (0.63%) XML
3 1 (0.31%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.29%) Smart Meter
3 18 (5.66%) Management Information System
4 15 (4.72%) User Experience
5 14 (4.40%) Freedom of Information
6 9 (2.83%) Derivative
7 7 (2.20%) PMI
7 7 (2.20%) Taxonomies
8 5 (1.57%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.57%) Equities
9 4 (1.26%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.26%) Reinsurance
10 3 (0.94%) Chip and PIN
10 3 (0.94%) Contactless
10 3 (0.94%) EPoS
10 3 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.94%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.63%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.63%) iPad
11 2 (0.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.20%) Windows
2 2 (0.63%) Linux
2 2 (0.63%) Windows 7
2 2 (0.63%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.31%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (67.61%) Business Analysis
2 109 (34.28%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (21.07%) Mentoring
4 61 (19.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 58 (18.24%) SDLC
6 55 (17.30%) Line Management
7 45 (14.15%) Project Management
8 43 (13.52%) Coaching
9 37 (11.64%) Business Intelligence
10 36 (11.32%) Data Management
11 34 (10.69%) UML
12 31 (9.75%) Migration
13 30 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
14 26 (8.18%) CRM
15 25 (7.86%) Process Improvement
16 24 (7.55%) Systems Analysis
16 24 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
16 24 (7.55%) Waterfall
17 23 (7.23%) ITIL
17 23 (7.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (4.09%) C#
1 13 (4.09%) SQL
2 3 (0.94%) Java
3 2 (0.63%) ABAP
3 2 (0.63%) C
4 1 (0.31%) VB
Qualifications
1 44 (13.84%) ISEB
2 39 (12.26%) Degree
3 14 (4.40%) CITP
4 7 (2.20%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.26%) CBAP
5 4 (1.26%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.63%) IIBA
6 2 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.31%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.35%) QA
2 14 (4.40%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.89%) TickIT
4 4 (1.26%) MiFID
5 3 (0.94%) EMIR
5 3 (0.94%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.63%) FATCA
7 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.31%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (0.31%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (0.31%) Netcool
Vendors
1 23 (7.23%) Oracle
2 11 (3.46%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.20%) Cognos
4 5 (1.57%) IBM
4 5 (1.57%) SAP
5 3 (0.94%) Infor
5 3 (0.94%) Planview
5 3 (0.94%) Teradata
6 2 (0.63%) BancTec
6 2 (0.63%) Guidewire
6 2 (0.63%) OpenLink
6 2 (0.63%) Siebel
7 1 (0.31%) ATG
7 1 (0.31%) Demandware
7 1 (0.31%) Facebook
7 1 (0.31%) hybris
7 1 (0.31%) Twitter
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
William Hill
Salary: Competitive + benefits + holidays
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Extras
Posted: 17 days ago