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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 50 83 74
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -9
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 52 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.03% 1.45% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.39% 1.83% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 38 20 19
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,545
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £45,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
965 1094 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 74.86% 79.16% 71.09%
Number of salaries quoted 791 976 731
Average salary £36,000 £35,500 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.40% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +40 51 £35,000 +7.69% 8
North Wales - 1 £30,000 -
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 55 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (36.67%) PRINCE2
3 29 (32.22%) Waterfall
4 26 (28.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 24 (26.67%) Finance
6 23 (25.56%) ISEB
7 20 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
8 19 (21.11%) Degree
9 17 (18.89%) Project Management
9 17 (18.89%) SQL
10 16 (17.78%) Microsoft
11 15 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (16.67%) Use Case
12 14 (15.56%) UML
12 14 (15.56%) User Stories
13 11 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (12.22%) RUP
13 11 (12.22%) DSDM
13 11 (12.22%) Scrum
14 10 (11.11%) User Experience
15 9 (10.00%) Mentoring
15 9 (10.00%) SQL Server
15 9 (10.00%) XML
15 9 (10.00%) MS Visio
16 8 (8.89%) MS Excel
17 7 (7.78%) Requirements Management
17 7 (7.78%) MS Office
18 6 (6.67%) ERP
18 6 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
19 5 (5.56%) PDM

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (1.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.11%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 8 (8.89%) MS Excel
3 7 (7.78%) MS Office
4 2 (2.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.11%) Star Schema
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.11%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (5.56%) RequisitePro
1 5 (5.56%) Axure RP
1 5 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.11%) ClearQuest
General
1 24 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.33%) Advertising
3 2 (2.22%) Banking
3 2 (2.22%) Law
4 1 (1.11%) Legal
4 1 (1.11%) Automotive
4 1 (1.11%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 80 (88.89%) Analyst
2 73 (81.11%) Business Analyst
3 19 (21.11%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 8 (8.89%) Lead Business Analyst
4 8 (8.89%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
5 6 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (4.44%) Technical Business Analyst
6 4 (4.44%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (3.33%) Team Leader
7 3 (3.33%) Financial Business Analyst
7 3 (3.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 3 (3.33%) Business Analyst Team Leader
7 3 (3.33%) Consultant
7 3 (3.33%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (2.22%) Developer
8 2 (2.22%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.22%) Technical Support
8 2 (2.22%) Technical Support Analyst
8 2 (2.22%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.00%) XML
2 2 (2.22%) XSD
2 2 (2.22%) XSLT
2 2 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.11%) User Experience
3 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.22%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.11%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.11%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.11%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.22%) UNIX
1 2 (2.22%) Windows
1 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (36.67%) PRINCE2
3 29 (32.22%) Waterfall
4 26 (28.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
6 17 (18.89%) Project Management
7 15 (16.67%) Use Case
7 15 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (15.56%) UML
8 14 (15.56%) User Stories
9 11 (12.22%) RUP
9 11 (12.22%) DSDM
9 11 (12.22%) Scrum
10 9 (10.00%) Mentoring
11 7 (7.78%) Requirements Management
12 6 (6.67%) ERP
13 5 (5.56%) PRINCE
13 5 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
13 5 (5.56%) OO
13 5 (5.56%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.89%) SQL
2 4 (4.44%) Java
3 3 (3.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.33%) VB
3 3 (3.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 23 (25.56%) ISEB
2 19 (21.11%) Degree
3 5 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.44%) APMG
5 3 (3.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.11%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.56%) Oracle
3 3 (3.33%) Casewise
4 2 (2.22%) iRise
5 1 (1.11%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.11%) IBM
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Hyphen
Posted: 20 hours ago
South Wales
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £28 - £30 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Newport
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago