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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Business Analyst
Rank 715 688 693
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Business Analyst 177 245 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.22% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 128 207 170
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £38,725
10% offered a salary of more than £85,250 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
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 £26,500 £26,500
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -36 166 £60,000 - 24
London -9 98 £67,500 +1.88% 12
City of London +16 23 £75,000 +15.38% 4
Yorkshire +14 16 £55,000 +27.90% 2
South East -6 13 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Scotland +12 11 £47,500 -17.39% 3
West Yorkshire +14 10 £55,000 +27.90% 1
South West -22 10 £55,648 +10.94% 4
Edinburgh +9 9 £47,500 -24.00% 3
North West -7 8 £47,500 +5.55% 1
East Midlands -1 7 £55,000 +0.01%
Halifax -4 7 £55,000 +27.90%
West Midlands -19 7 £41,250 -19.51% 1
North East - 7 - -
Durham - 7 - -
Berkshire +9 6 £47,500 - 2
Manchester +1 6 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Coventry - 6 £42,500 -
Leeds +20 5 £55,000 +25.00%
Slough -3 5 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire +6 4 £52,500 -8.69%
Northamptonshire +2 4 £55,648 -7.25%
Northampton +1 4 £55,648 +1.19%
Wiltshire -16 4 £55,648 +10.59%
Chiswick - 4 £55,000 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £52,500 -
Dorset +9 3 £55,648 +11.33%
Bournemouth +6 3 £55,648 +11.33%
Nottinghamshire -1 3 £52,500 +23.52%
Swindon -2 3 £55,648 +10.59%

Lead Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 187 (57.36%) Business Analysis
2 106 (32.52%) Finance
3 93 (28.53%) Banking
4 90 (27.61%) Retail
5 70 (21.47%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (16.56%) Mentoring
6 54 (16.56%) Coaching
7 47 (14.42%) ISEB
8 44 (13.50%) UML
9 41 (12.58%) Stakeholder Management
10 40 (12.27%) Analytical Skills
11 38 (11.66%) Line Management
12 37 (11.35%) SDLC
12 37 (11.35%) QA
12 37 (11.35%) Use Case
13 35 (10.74%) Workflow
14 34 (10.43%) E-Commerce
15 30 (9.20%) Project Management
16 29 (8.90%) SQL
16 29 (8.90%) Requirements Management
17 28 (8.59%) Degree
18 26 (7.98%) Data Analysis
19 25 (7.67%) Waterfall
19 25 (7.67%) Data Modelling
20 24 (7.36%) Investment Banking
21 23 (7.06%) Business Transformation
21 23 (7.06%) Change Management
21 23 (7.06%) Validation
22 22 (6.75%) Continuous Improvement
23 21 (6.44%) Scrum

Lead Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (3.07%) WebSphere
2 2 (0.61%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.31%) CMS
3 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (4.91%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.37%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.84%) MS Office
4 4 (1.23%) MS Project
5 3 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.31%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.84%) thinkFolio
2 3 (0.92%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.31%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 1 (0.31%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.07%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (1.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.23%) Big Data
3 2 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.61%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.31%) ERwin
2 1 (0.31%) Subversion
General
1 106 (32.52%) Finance
2 93 (28.53%) Banking
3 90 (27.61%) Retail
4 24 (7.36%) Investment Banking
5 19 (5.83%) Front Office
6 17 (5.21%) Retail Banking
7 13 (3.99%) Back Office
8 6 (1.84%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.53%) Publishing
10 4 (1.23%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.23%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.23%) Marketing
11 3 (0.92%) Private Banking
11 3 (0.92%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.61%) Billing
12 2 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.61%) Electronics
12 2 (0.61%) Advertising
13 1 (0.31%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.15%) .NET
2 3 (0.92%) Apache Flex
2 3 (0.92%) EDI
3 2 (0.61%) MDX
4 1 (0.31%) Middleware
4 1 (0.31%) FpML
4 1 (0.31%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.31%) Spring
4 1 (0.31%) Mason
4 1 (0.31%) COM
4 1 (0.31%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.27%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.21%) Derivative
3 16 (4.91%) User Experience
4 13 (3.99%) Equities
5 11 (3.37%) SWIFT
6 8 (2.45%) Cybercrime
7 6 (1.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (1.84%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.53%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.53%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.23%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.92%) FMCG
10 3 (0.92%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.61%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (0.61%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.61%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.61%) Market Risk
11 2 (0.61%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.31%) Smart Meter
12 1 (0.31%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (57.36%) Business Analysis
2 70 (21.47%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (16.56%) Mentoring
3 54 (16.56%) Coaching
4 44 (13.50%) UML
5 41 (12.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 38 (11.66%) Line Management
7 37 (11.35%) SDLC
7 37 (11.35%) Use Case
8 35 (10.74%) Workflow
9 34 (10.43%) E-Commerce
10 30 (9.20%) Project Management
11 29 (8.90%) Requirements Management
12 26 (7.98%) Data Analysis
13 25 (7.67%) Data Modelling
13 25 (7.67%) Waterfall
14 23 (7.06%) Business Transformation
14 23 (7.06%) Change Management
14 23 (7.06%) Validation
15 22 (6.75%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 29 (8.90%) SQL
2 11 (3.37%) Java
3 3 (0.92%) C
3 3 (0.92%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.31%) Python
4 1 (0.31%) R
4 1 (0.31%) C#
Qualifications
1 47 (14.42%) ISEB
2 28 (8.59%) Degree
3 4 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.61%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.31%) APMG
5 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.31%) ACCA
5 1 (0.31%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.31%) CITP
5 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (11.35%) QA
2 6 (1.84%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.31%) TickIT
3 1 (0.31%) Basel III
3 1 (0.31%) EMIR
3 1 (0.31%) CRD IV
3 1 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.31%) COREP
3 1 (0.31%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 10 (3.07%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 18 (5.52%) Pega
2 12 (3.68%) SAP
3 11 (3.37%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.37%) hybris
3 11 (3.37%) Demandware
4 10 (3.07%) Lancope
4 10 (3.07%) Cisco
4 10 (3.07%) IBM
4 10 (3.07%) Fidessa
4 10 (3.07%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (3.07%) ATG
4 10 (3.07%) Sourcefire
5 6 (1.84%) Murex
6 5 (1.53%) Oracle
7 3 (0.92%) WorldPay
8 2 (0.61%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.31%) Siebel
9 1 (0.31%) Intershop
9 1 (0.31%) Huawei
9 1 (0.31%) Amdocs
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Company Car, Pension, Parking
Posted: 17 hours ago
North London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Investigo Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Code Red Associates
Salary: Fixed term salaried
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Attractive Salary Plus Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Oxford University Press
Salary: £50,000 depending on skills and experience. OUP offers a full range of supporting benefits.
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Aston Carter
Salary: £41000 - £47000 per annum + 15-30% Bonus+ £4k Car/30 days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IAD
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on skills and experience.
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
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Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + 29 days + share ops scheme
Posted: 22 days ago