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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 43 62 75
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +13
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 65 42 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.66% 3.12% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.71% 4.01% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 59 30 19
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £30,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £84,300 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
1139 1048 969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 81.59% 77.74% 75.47%
Number of salaries quoted 932 916 859
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 August 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 August 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
(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 +19 59 £35,000 -14.63% 8
North Wales +2 6 £25,000 -16.66%
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 79 (69.30%) Finance
2 33 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (28.07%) ISEB
3 32 (28.07%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (23.68%) Project Management
5 24 (21.05%) SDLC
6 21 (18.42%) PRINCE2
7 20 (17.54%) Degree
8 19 (16.67%) PRINCE
9 18 (15.79%) Microsoft
10 17 (14.91%) MS Office
11 14 (12.28%) OO
12 13 (11.40%) Scrum
13 11 (9.65%) Banking
13 11 (9.65%) ISEB Practitioner
13 11 (9.65%) Systems Analysis
13 11 (9.65%) .NET
14 10 (8.77%) UML
14 10 (8.77%) MS Visio
14 10 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (8.77%) Back Office
14 10 (8.77%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (8.77%) User Stories
15 9 (7.89%) Coaching
15 9 (7.89%) Change Control
15 9 (7.89%) Migration
15 9 (7.89%) BPR
15 9 (7.89%) SQL Server
16 8 (7.02%) SQL
16 8 (7.02%) ERP

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (0.88%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.88%) JBoss
1 1 (0.88%) Apache
1 1 (0.88%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 17 (14.91%) MS Office
2 10 (8.77%) MS Visio
3 7 (6.14%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.63%) MS Project
5 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Sage ERP X3
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.75%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.51%) Internet
2 1 (0.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.63%) MS Access
3 2 (1.75%) Big Data
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (4.39%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.75%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.88%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 79 (69.30%) Finance
2 11 (9.65%) Banking
3 10 (8.77%) Back Office
4 8 (7.02%) Advertising
5 4 (3.51%) Automotive
6 3 (2.63%) Retail
6 3 (2.63%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.63%) Marketing
7 2 (1.75%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 83 (72.81%) Analyst
2 78 (68.42%) Business Analyst
3 20 (17.54%) Consultant
4 19 (16.67%) Financial Business Analyst
4 19 (16.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 6 (5.26%) Trainee
5 6 (5.26%) Business Manager
5 6 (5.26%) Business Systems Analyst
5 6 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (4.39%) Project Manager
6 5 (4.39%) Support Analyst
7 4 (3.51%) Applications Support
7 4 (3.51%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (2.63%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (2.63%) Sales Consultant
8 3 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (2.63%) Systems Manager
8 3 (2.63%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (2.63%) Business Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.65%) .NET
2 6 (5.26%) HTML
3 5 (4.39%) J2EE
4 1 (0.88%) CSS
4 1 (0.88%) Web Services
4 1 (0.88%) XML
4 1 (0.88%) XSD
4 1 (0.88%) Ajax
4 1 (0.88%) WCF
4 1 (0.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 32 (28.07%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.02%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.39%) User Experience
4 3 (2.63%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.75%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.88%) Statistics
6 1 (0.88%) AS400
6 1 (0.88%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.88%) UNIX
1 1 (0.88%) Windows
1 1 (0.88%) Solaris
1 1 (0.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (23.68%) Project Management
3 24 (21.05%) SDLC
4 21 (18.42%) PRINCE2
5 19 (16.67%) PRINCE
6 14 (12.28%) OO
7 13 (11.40%) Scrum
8 11 (9.65%) Systems Analysis
9 10 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (8.77%) UML
9 10 (8.77%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (8.77%) User Stories
10 9 (7.89%) Change Control
10 9 (7.89%) Coaching
10 9 (7.89%) BPR
10 9 (7.89%) Migration
11 8 (7.02%) Workflow
11 8 (7.02%) ERP
11 8 (7.02%) Use Case
12 6 (5.26%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.02%) SQL
2 2 (1.75%) T-SQL
2 2 (1.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.88%) C#
3 1 (0.88%) VB
3 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
3 1 (0.88%) VB6
3 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (28.07%) ISEB
2 20 (17.54%) Degree
3 11 (9.65%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (2.63%) APMG
5 2 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.75%) MBA
6 1 (0.88%) CCA
6 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.88%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.39%) SAP
3 3 (2.63%) Sage
3 3 (2.63%) Casewise
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle
4 2 (1.75%) IBM
5 1 (0.88%) Citrix
5 1 (0.88%) Borland
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