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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 54 75 69
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 43 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.33% 2.01% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.56% 2.65% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 31 24 19
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,550 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £150,000 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
944 981 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 73.12% 75.99% 70.43%
Number of salaries quoted 819 875 642
Average salary £35,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
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 2 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 2 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
(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 +11 37 £35,250 +0.71% 8
North Wales - 5 £30,000 -
West Wales - 1 £32,500 -
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 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 24 (31.17%) PRINCE2
1 24 (31.17%) Waterfall
2 20 (25.97%) User Acceptance Testing
3 19 (24.68%) ISEB
4 18 (23.38%) Finance
5 17 (22.08%) Project Management
6 16 (20.78%) Use Case
7 15 (19.48%) Degree
7 15 (19.48%) UML
8 14 (18.18%) SQL
8 14 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
8 14 (18.18%) User Stories
9 12 (15.58%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (14.29%) Scrum
10 11 (14.29%) RUP
10 11 (14.29%) DSDM
10 11 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 10 (12.99%) XML
12 7 (9.09%) Mentoring
13 6 (7.79%) SQL Server
13 6 (7.79%) MS Visio
14 5 (6.49%) OOA/OOD
14 5 (6.49%) OO
14 5 (6.49%) ERP
14 5 (6.49%) RequisitePro
14 5 (6.49%) Oracle
14 5 (6.49%) Java
14 5 (6.49%) PDM
14 5 (6.49%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (6.49%) Requirements Management

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (1.30%) SAS
1 1 (1.30%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) MS Visio
2 4 (5.19%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) RequisitePro
1 5 (6.49%) Axure RP
1 5 (6.49%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (3.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (2.60%) ClearQuest
4 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (23.38%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Legal
3 3 (3.90%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 65 (84.42%) Analyst
2 58 (75.32%) Business Analyst
3 13 (16.88%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 9 (11.69%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (7.79%) Senior Business Analyst
5 6 (7.79%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (7.79%) Lead Business Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Technical Business Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Information Assurance Officer
7 4 (5.19%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Financial Business Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Project Officer
7 4 (5.19%) Trainee
7 4 (5.19%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Agile Business Analyst
9 2 (2.60%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.60%) Technical Support
9 2 (2.60%) Technical Support Analyst
10 1 (1.30%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.99%) XML
2 2 (2.60%) XSD
2 2 (2.60%) XSLT
2 2 (2.60%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.30%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.60%) UNIX
1 2 (2.60%) Windows
1 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.17%) PRINCE2
1 24 (31.17%) Waterfall
2 20 (25.97%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (22.08%) Project Management
4 16 (20.78%) Use Case
5 15 (19.48%) UML
6 14 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
6 14 (18.18%) User Stories
7 12 (15.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (14.29%) Scrum
8 11 (14.29%) RUP
8 11 (14.29%) DSDM
9 7 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 5 (6.49%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (6.49%) OO
10 5 (6.49%) ERP
10 5 (6.49%) PDM
10 5 (6.49%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (6.49%) Requirements Management
11 4 (5.19%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.18%) SQL
2 5 (6.49%) Java
3 1 (1.30%) RPG
3 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.30%) VB
3 1 (1.30%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (24.68%) ISEB
2 15 (19.48%) Degree
3 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) APMG
4 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.49%) Oracle
3 2 (2.60%) iRise
4 1 (1.30%) IBM
4 1 (1.30%) Sage
4 1 (1.30%) Casewise
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Hyphen
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £360 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £360 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £360 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago