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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
UK / Wales
Rank 52 66 60
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 43 39 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.06% 2.83% 3.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 3.52% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 40 37 50
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,600 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
903 1107 1146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 85.27% 80.39% 83.47%
Number of salaries quoted 735 951 971
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
South Wales +18 38 £38,750 +3.33%
Mid Wales -8 3 - -
West Wales -9 2 £28,000 -25.33%
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 51 (54.26%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (52.13%) Finance
3 33 (35.11%) ISEB
4 30 (31.91%) Project Management
4 30 (31.91%) Degree
5 29 (30.85%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (26.60%) Microsoft
7 20 (21.28%) Advertising
8 17 (18.09%) Use Case
9 16 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (15.96%) MS Office
10 15 (15.96%) ITIL
10 15 (15.96%) Waterfall
10 15 (15.96%) Systems Analysis
11 14 (14.89%) SQL
11 14 (14.89%) User Stories
12 13 (13.83%) SDLC
12 13 (13.83%) Validation
13 11 (11.70%) Process Improvement
14 10 (10.64%) Business Process Improvement
15 9 (9.57%) Requirements Engineering
15 9 (9.57%) iSeries
15 9 (9.57%) Management Information System
16 8 (8.51%) .NET
16 8 (8.51%) Data Modelling
16 8 (8.51%) Software Testing
16 8 (8.51%) IIBA
16 8 (8.51%) CBAP
16 8 (8.51%) Test Scripting
16 8 (8.51%) BPMN

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 5 (5.32%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 15 (15.96%) MS Office
2 2 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Oracle HRMS
2 2 (2.13%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (1.06%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.32%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (5.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.19%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) JIRA
General
1 49 (52.13%) Finance
2 20 (21.28%) Advertising
3 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 88 (93.62%) Analyst
2 70 (74.47%) Business Analyst
3 13 (13.83%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (11.70%) Agile Business Analyst
4 11 (11.70%) Support Analyst
5 9 (9.57%) Applications Support
5 9 (9.57%) Applications Support Analyst
6 7 (7.45%) Senior Business Analyst
7 6 (6.38%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Finance Business Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Financial Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Financial Business Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Senior Solutions Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Service Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Solutions Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Technical Business Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.51%) .NET
2 5 (5.32%) HTML
2 5 (5.32%) REST
2 5 (5.32%) SOAP
2 5 (5.32%) Web Services
2 5 (5.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (30.85%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.57%) iSeries
2 9 (9.57%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.32%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.26%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.13%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.13%) Windows
1 2 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (54.26%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (31.91%) Project Management
3 17 (18.09%) Use Case
4 16 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (15.96%) ITIL
5 15 (15.96%) Systems Analysis
5 15 (15.96%) Waterfall
6 14 (14.89%) User Stories
7 13 (13.83%) SDLC
7 13 (13.83%) Validation
8 11 (11.70%) Process Improvement
9 10 (10.64%) Business Process Improvement
10 9 (9.57%) Requirements Engineering
11 8 (8.51%) BPMN
11 8 (8.51%) Data Modelling
11 8 (8.51%) Line Management
11 8 (8.51%) Mentoring
11 8 (8.51%) Software Testing
11 8 (8.51%) Test Scripting
12 7 (7.45%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.89%) SQL
2 6 (6.38%) C#
3 5 (5.32%) C
3 5 (5.32%) Java
3 5 (5.32%) PHP
3 5 (5.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (35.11%) ISEB
2 30 (31.91%) Degree
3 8 (8.51%) CBAP
3 8 (8.51%) IIBA
4 7 (7.45%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (5.32%) Postgraduate
6 4 (4.26%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.06%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (26.60%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.26%) IBM
2 4 (4.26%) Oracle
3 1 (1.06%) Alteryx
3 1 (1.06%) Epicor
3 1 (1.06%) SAP
3 1 (1.06%) Tableau