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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 56 90 73
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -17
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 43 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.42% 1.10% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.56% 1.38% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 33 14 13
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £49,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
944 1087 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 74.98% 79.99% 69.67%
Number of salaries quoted 786 974 687
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,767 £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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +41 43 £35,000 +7.69% 9
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 46 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (35.71%) Finance
2 30 (35.71%) PRINCE2
3 29 (34.52%) Waterfall
4 21 (25.00%) ISEB
5 20 (23.81%) Degree
5 20 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (20.24%) GAP Analysis
6 17 (20.24%) SQL
6 17 (20.24%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
8 14 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (16.67%) Project Management
9 11 (13.10%) SQL Server
9 11 (13.10%) MS Office
9 11 (13.10%) MS Excel
10 6 (7.14%) PRINCE
10 6 (7.14%) ERP
10 6 (7.14%) XML
10 6 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
11 5 (5.95%) Banking
11 5 (5.95%) PDM
11 5 (5.95%) Product Management
11 5 (5.95%) MS Visio
11 5 (5.95%) UML
11 5 (5.95%) APMG
11 5 (5.95%) Mentoring
12 4 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (4.76%) Visual Studio
12 4 (4.76%) Crystal Reports

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (1.19%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.19%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (13.10%) MS Office
1 11 (13.10%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.95%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.57%) MS Project
4 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.38%) Big Data
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.19%) Star Schema
4 1 (1.19%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.19%) ClearQuest
General
1 30 (35.71%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Banking
3 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.57%) Automotive
4 2 (2.38%) Law
4 2 (2.38%) Advertising
4 2 (2.38%) Retail
5 1 (1.19%) Welsh Language
5 1 (1.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 74 (88.10%) Analyst
2 67 (79.76%) Business Analyst
3 16 (19.05%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 10 (11.90%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (5.95%) Business Systems Analyst
6 4 (4.76%) Consultant
6 4 (4.76%) Lead Business Analyst
7 3 (3.57%) Business Analyst Team Leader
7 3 (3.57%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (3.57%) Team Leader
8 2 (2.38%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.38%) Technical Support
8 2 (2.38%) Technical Support Analyst
8 2 (2.38%) Financial Business Analyst
8 2 (2.38%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 1 (1.19%) Systems Analyst Programmer
9 1 (1.19%) Technical Business Analyst
9 1 (1.19%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.14%) XML
2 2 (2.38%) XSD
2 2 (2.38%) XSLT
3 1 (1.19%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.24%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.57%) Fixed Income
3 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.38%) User Experience
4 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.19%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.19%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.38%) UNIX
1 2 (2.38%) Windows
1 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (35.71%) PRINCE2
3 29 (34.52%) Waterfall
4 20 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (20.24%) GAP Analysis
6 14 (16.67%) Project Management
6 14 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (7.14%) PRINCE
7 6 (7.14%) ERP
8 5 (5.95%) UML
8 5 (5.95%) PDM
8 5 (5.95%) Product Management
8 5 (5.95%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (4.76%) Use Case
9 4 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (3.57%) CRM
10 3 (3.57%) User Stories
11 2 (2.38%) Coaching
11 2 (2.38%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.24%) SQL
2 4 (4.76%) T-SQL
2 4 (4.76%) VB
2 4 (4.76%) VB6
3 1 (1.19%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (25.00%) ISEB
2 20 (23.81%) Degree
3 5 (5.95%) APMG
4 4 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.76%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.76%) Oracle
2 4 (4.76%) Casewise
3 1 (1.19%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.19%) Cognos
3 1 (1.19%) MicroStrategy
South Wales
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
South Wales
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago