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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 61 75 66
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 42 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.23% 1.97% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% 2.54% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 19
Average salary £33,250 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.30% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,550 £45,000 £39,800
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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
980 1024 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 75.27% 77.52% 71.09%
Number of salaries quoted 821 914 667
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,525
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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 +18 37 £35,000 +7.69% 1
North Wales - 5 £30,000 -
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 53 (64.63%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (32.93%) Waterfall
2 27 (32.93%) PRINCE2
3 23 (28.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 20 (24.39%) ISEB
5 18 (21.95%) Finance
6 17 (20.73%) Project Management
6 17 (20.73%) GAP Analysis
7 16 (19.51%) Use Case
8 15 (18.29%) Degree
8 15 (18.29%) UML
8 15 (18.29%) SQL
9 14 (17.07%) User Stories
10 12 (14.63%) Microsoft
10 12 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (13.41%) Scrum
11 11 (13.41%) RUP
11 11 (13.41%) DSDM
11 11 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (12.20%) User Experience
12 10 (12.20%) XML
13 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
13 7 (8.54%) Mentoring
14 6 (7.32%) MS Visio
15 5 (6.10%) PDM
15 5 (6.10%) Legal
15 5 (6.10%) OOA/OOD
15 5 (6.10%) OO
15 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
15 5 (6.10%) ERP

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (1.22%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.22%) SAS
1 1 (1.22%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) MS Visio
2 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.10%) RequisitePro
1 5 (6.10%) Axure RP
1 5 (6.10%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (3.66%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.22%) ClearQuest
General
1 18 (21.95%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Legal
3 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.44%) Advertising
5 1 (1.22%) Welsh Language
5 1 (1.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 69 (84.15%) Analyst
2 62 (75.61%) Business Analyst
3 16 (19.51%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 8 (9.76%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (7.32%) Senior Business Analyst
5 6 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (7.32%) Lead Business Analyst
6 5 (6.10%) Technical Business Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Project Officer
7 4 (4.88%) Information Assurance Officer
7 4 (4.88%) Trainee
8 3 (3.66%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Financial Business Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Business Systems Analyst
9 2 (2.44%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.44%) Technical Support
9 2 (2.44%) Technical Support Analyst
9 2 (2.44%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.20%) XML
2 2 (2.44%) XSD
2 2 (2.44%) XSLT
2 2 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.20%) User Experience
3 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.22%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.22%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (1.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.44%) UNIX
1 2 (2.44%) Windows
1 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (64.63%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (32.93%) PRINCE2
2 27 (32.93%) Waterfall
3 23 (28.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 17 (20.73%) Project Management
4 17 (20.73%) GAP Analysis
5 16 (19.51%) Use Case
6 15 (18.29%) UML
7 14 (17.07%) User Stories
8 12 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (13.41%) Scrum
9 11 (13.41%) RUP
9 11 (13.41%) DSDM
10 7 (8.54%) Mentoring
11 5 (6.10%) Data Protection
11 5 (6.10%) OOA/OOD
11 5 (6.10%) OO
11 5 (6.10%) ERP
11 5 (6.10%) PDM
11 5 (6.10%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.29%) SQL
2 4 (4.88%) Java
3 2 (2.44%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.44%) VB
3 2 (2.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 20 (24.39%) ISEB
2 15 (18.29%) Degree
3 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.22%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle
3 2 (2.44%) iRise
4 1 (1.22%) IBM
4 1 (1.22%) Sage
4 1 (1.22%) Casewise
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