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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Business Analyst
Rank 728 756 718
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 162 208 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.20% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 106 184 227
Median salary £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £82,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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
90486 104724 110047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.27% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 75738 87307 89008
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 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 +21 160 £57,500 -11.53% 7
London -16 50 £67,500 -6.89% 5
Yorkshire +54 36 £48,000 -12.72%
West Yorkshire +27 18 £48,000 -12.72%
North Yorkshire +22 18 - -
South West +11 18 £50,000 +11.11% 1
South East +57 16 £47,500 -5.00%
City of London +57 16 £67,500 +3.05% 1
East of England +38 16 £53,500 +22.98%
Leeds +31 10 - -
North West +2 10 £55,000 +18.91%
West Midlands -18 10 £52,500 - 1
Bedfordshire - 10 £65,000 -
Harrogate - 10 - -
York +16 8 - -
Bournemouth - 8 £60,000 -
Dorset - 8 £60,000 -
Hampshire +19 7 £50,000 -37.50%
Bingley - 7 £47,500 -
Manchester +6 6 £75,000 +66.66%
Ipswich - 6 £53,500 -
Luton - 6 £58,750 -
Suffolk - 6 £53,500 -
Gloucestershire -11 5 £50,000 +14.94%
Cheltenham - 5 £50,000 -
Cheshire +30 4 £40,500 -32.50%
Birmingham -19 4 £52,500 +5.00%
Wilmslow - 4 £40,500 -
Surrey +16 3 £55,000 +10.00%
West Sussex - 3 £50,000 -

Lead Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 165 (56.12%) Business Analysis
2 138 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (34.01%) Finance
4 81 (27.55%) Retail
5 61 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 59 (20.07%) Mentoring
7 49 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 48 (16.33%) Line Management
9 47 (15.99%) Analytical Skills
10 39 (13.27%) Scrum
10 39 (13.27%) E-Commerce
11 36 (12.24%) ISEB
11 36 (12.24%) QA
12 35 (11.90%) Use Case
13 33 (11.22%) Project Management
14 32 (10.88%) Coaching
15 31 (10.54%) SDLC
16 29 (9.86%) Banking
17 28 (9.52%) User Stories
18 25 (8.50%) UML
19 24 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
20 22 (7.48%) Requirements Analysis
21 21 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
22 17 (5.78%) CRM
22 17 (5.78%) Change Management
22 17 (5.78%) Continuous Improvement
23 16 (5.44%) Degree
23 16 (5.44%) Translating Business Requirements
24 15 (5.10%) JIRA
24 15 (5.10%) Investment Banking

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 (2.04%) SAS
2 3 (1.02%) Confluence
2 3 (1.02%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.68%) CMS
3 2 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (3.74%) MS Project
2 7 (2.38%) MS Office
3 6 (2.04%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.02%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.70%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Endur
3 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.70%) SaaS
2 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.34%) Internet
1 1 (0.34%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (2.04%) Big Data
2 6 (2.04%) DataStage
2 6 (2.04%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 6 (2.04%) IBM InfoSphere
2 6 (2.04%) QualityStage
3 5 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.02%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.02%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (1.02%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.68%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.34%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.34%) Power BI
7 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (5.10%) JIRA
2 1 (0.34%) CaliberRM
2 1 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 100 (34.01%) Finance
2 81 (27.55%) Retail
3 29 (9.86%) Banking
4 15 (5.10%) Investment Banking
5 12 (4.08%) Marketing
6 11 (3.74%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.72%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.70%) Advertising
8 5 (1.70%) Billing
8 5 (1.70%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.70%) Publishing
9 4 (1.36%) Front Office
10 2 (0.68%) Back Office
10 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.68%) Games
10 2 (0.68%) Law
11 1 (0.34%) Electronics
11 1 (0.34%) Legal
11 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.34%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.36%) XML
2 3 (1.02%) .NET
2 3 (1.02%) HTML
3 1 (0.34%) CSS
3 1 (0.34%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 47 (15.99%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (3.06%) User Experience
4 6 (2.04%) Derivative
4 6 (2.04%) FMCG
5 5 (1.70%) EPoS
5 5 (1.70%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.36%) PMI
7 3 (1.02%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.02%) Economics
7 3 (1.02%) iPad
7 3 (1.02%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.68%) Cybercrime
8 2 (0.68%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.68%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (0.68%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.68%) Market Risk
8 2 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.68%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (56.12%) Business Analysis
2 138 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 59 (20.07%) Mentoring
5 49 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 48 (16.33%) Line Management
7 39 (13.27%) E-Commerce
7 39 (13.27%) Scrum
8 35 (11.90%) Use Case
9 33 (11.22%) Project Management
10 32 (10.88%) Coaching
11 31 (10.54%) SDLC
12 28 (9.52%) User Stories
13 25 (8.50%) UML
14 24 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (7.48%) Requirements Analysis
16 21 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
17 17 (5.78%) Change Management
17 17 (5.78%) Continuous Improvement
17 17 (5.78%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.06%) SQL
2 7 (2.38%) Java
3 3 (1.02%) C#
4 1 (0.34%) C
4 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (12.24%) ISEB
2 16 (5.44%) Degree
3 4 (1.36%) ISEB Practitioner
3 4 (1.36%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.02%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.68%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (12.24%) QA
2 3 (1.02%) MiFID
3 1 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 13 (4.42%) Oracle
2 10 (3.40%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.04%) Cognos
3 6 (2.04%) IBM
4 5 (1.70%) Planview
5 4 (1.36%) Informatica
5 4 (1.36%) SAP
5 4 (1.36%) Tableau
6 3 (1.02%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (0.68%) Akamai
7 2 (0.68%) Rally
7 2 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.68%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.34%) BMC
8 1 (0.34%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.34%) hybris
8 1 (0.34%) Omniture
8 1 (0.34%) OpenLink
8 1 (0.34%) Pega
8 1 (0.34%) Talend
London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits, pension
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 25 days ago