The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 54 58 74
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +16
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 48 27 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.50% 2.67% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.30% 3.38% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 48 19 17
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £30,221 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Business Analysis
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1115 798 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 81.39% 78.93% 74.59%
Number of salaries quoted 947 667 729
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Wales region.

Business Analysis Salary Trend in Wales

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in Wales

Business Analysis
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
South Wales -1 48 £37,500 +8.69% 8
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 43 (46.74%) Finance
2 38 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (29.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (22.83%) Degree
5 20 (21.74%) PRINCE2
6 18 (19.57%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (19.57%) ISEB
6 18 (19.57%) Waterfall
7 17 (18.48%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (17.39%) Project Management
9 15 (16.30%) MS Office
10 14 (15.22%) Banking
11 13 (14.13%) Microsoft
11 13 (14.13%) Mentoring
12 12 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (13.04%) SQL
12 12 (13.04%) MS Excel
12 12 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
13 11 (11.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 11 (11.96%) Change Control
14 10 (10.87%) GAP Analysis
14 10 (10.87%) Requirements Analysis
15 9 (9.78%) E-Commerce
15 9 (9.78%) MS Visio
15 9 (9.78%) Requirements Engineering
16 8 (8.70%) MS Project
17 7 (7.61%) Data Management
17 7 (7.61%) Release Management
18 6 (6.52%) Management Information System
18 6 (6.52%) PRINCE

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.09%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 15 (16.30%) MS Office
2 12 (13.04%) MS Excel
3 9 (9.78%) MS Visio
4 8 (8.70%) MS Project
5 4 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.52%) SQL Server
1 6 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (5.43%) Big Data
3 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.26%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.09%) MS Access
5 1 (1.09%) OLAP
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.09%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.17%) TestDirector
3 1 (1.09%) Subversion
General
1 43 (46.74%) Finance
2 14 (15.22%) Banking
3 6 (6.52%) Automotive
4 5 (5.43%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.35%) Retail
6 3 (3.26%) Law
7 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.09%) Welsh Language
8 1 (1.09%) Advertising
8 1 (1.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 70 (76.09%) Analyst
2 69 (75.00%) Business Analyst
3 11 (11.96%) Consultant
4 8 (8.70%) Systems Analyst
4 8 (8.70%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 7 (7.61%) Business Systems Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Business Manager
7 5 (5.43%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) Senior Business Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 4 (4.35%) Trainee
8 4 (4.35%) Trainee Consultant
9 3 (3.26%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.26%) Business Analyst Team Leader
10 2 (2.17%) Lead Business Analyst
10 2 (2.17%) Process Engineer
10 2 (2.17%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.35%) .NET
2 3 (3.26%) J2EE
3 2 (2.17%) XML
4 1 (1.09%) XSD
4 1 (1.09%) Ajax
4 1 (1.09%) WCF
4 1 (1.09%) jQuery
4 1 (1.09%) CSS
4 1 (1.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.48%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.43%) Fixed Income
4 4 (4.35%) User Experience
5 2 (2.17%) AS400
6 1 (1.09%) PMI
6 1 (1.09%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.09%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.09%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (29.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (21.74%) PRINCE2
4 18 (19.57%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (19.57%) Waterfall
5 16 (17.39%) Project Management
6 13 (14.13%) Mentoring
7 12 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
7 12 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (11.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 11 (11.96%) Change Control
9 10 (10.87%) GAP Analysis
9 10 (10.87%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (9.78%) E-Commerce
10 9 (9.78%) Requirements Engineering
11 7 (7.61%) Release Management
11 7 (7.61%) Data Management
12 6 (6.52%) UML
12 6 (6.52%) OO
12 6 (6.52%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.04%) SQL
2 4 (4.35%) T-SQL
2 4 (4.35%) VB
2 4 (4.35%) VB6
3 2 (2.17%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.09%) C#
4 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (22.83%) Degree
2 18 (19.57%) ISEB
3 5 (5.43%) APMG
4 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.17%) CCA
5 2 (2.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.09%) MBA
6 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.09%) VCP4
6 1 (1.09%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (14.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.43%) Casewise
3 3 (3.26%) SAP
4 2 (2.17%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.09%) Citrix
5 1 (1.09%) Cognos
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle
5 1 (1.09%) Business Objects
South Wales
ITF Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £41500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car, Pension, Health
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car, Pension, Health
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Newport
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago