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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 40 62 79
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +17
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 71 42 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.10% 3.27% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.16% 4.26% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 65 31 23
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
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
1152 985 1011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 82.82% 76.65% 78.55%
Number of salaries quoted 972 857 904
Average salary £37,000 £35,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.96% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +18 66 £35,000 - 8
North Wales +1 5 £24,000 -20.00%
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 87 (65.41%) Finance
2 54 (40.60%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (35.34%) ISEB
4 38 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 27 (20.30%) Project Management
6 27 (20.30%) MS Office
6 27 (20.30%) Degree
7 25 (18.80%) SDLC
8 24 (18.05%) Systems Analysis
8 24 (18.05%) PRINCE2
9 22 (16.54%) PRINCE
10 21 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
11 20 (15.04%) Waterfall
11 20 (15.04%) Data Modelling
12 16 (12.03%) Scrum
13 15 (11.28%) Advertising
13 15 (11.28%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (10.53%) SQL
15 12 (9.02%) OO
16 11 (8.27%) MS Visio
16 11 (8.27%) .NET
16 11 (8.27%) ISEB Practitioner
16 11 (8.27%) User Stories
17 10 (7.52%) Coaching
17 10 (7.52%) Test Scripting
17 10 (7.52%) Validation
17 10 (7.52%) Management Information System
17 10 (7.52%) Back Office
17 10 (7.52%) ITIL

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (0.75%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.75%) JBoss
1 1 (0.75%) Apache
Applications
1 27 (20.30%) MS Office
2 11 (8.27%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.26%) Sage ERP X3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.01%) Internet
2 1 (0.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.26%) MS Access
3 2 (1.50%) Big Data
4 1 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (3.76%) ClearCase
2 3 (2.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 87 (65.41%) Finance
2 15 (11.28%) Advertising
3 10 (7.52%) Back Office
4 8 (6.02%) Banking
5 4 (3.01%) Automotive
5 4 (3.01%) Marketing
6 3 (2.26%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.26%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.26%) Retail
7 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 101 (75.94%) Analyst
2 96 (72.18%) Business Analyst
3 19 (14.29%) Consultant
3 19 (14.29%) Financial Business Analyst
3 19 (14.29%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 11 (8.27%) Business Systems Analyst
4 11 (8.27%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
6 6 (4.51%) Trainee
6 6 (4.51%) Business Manager
6 6 (4.51%) Senior Consultant
6 6 (4.51%) Support Analyst
7 5 (3.76%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.01%) Architect
8 4 (3.01%) Applications Support
8 4 (3.01%) Product Analyst
8 4 (3.01%) Systems Support
9 3 (2.26%) Trainee Consultant
9 3 (2.26%) Senior Sales Consultant
9 3 (2.26%) ERP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.27%) .NET
2 6 (4.51%) HTML
3 3 (2.26%) J2EE
3 3 (2.26%) SOAP
3 3 (2.26%) Web Services
3 3 (2.26%) Spring
3 3 (2.26%) JPA
3 3 (2.26%) REST
3 3 (2.26%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 38 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.52%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.01%) iSeries
3 4 (3.01%) User Experience
4 2 (1.50%) Fixed Income
4 2 (1.50%) Taxonomies
4 2 (1.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.75%) UNIX
1 1 (0.75%) Windows
1 1 (0.75%) Solaris
1 1 (0.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (40.60%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (20.30%) Project Management
3 25 (18.80%) SDLC
4 24 (18.05%) PRINCE2
4 24 (18.05%) Systems Analysis
5 22 (16.54%) PRINCE
6 21 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 20 (15.04%) Waterfall
7 20 (15.04%) Data Modelling
8 16 (12.03%) Scrum
9 15 (11.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (9.02%) OO
11 11 (8.27%) User Stories
12 10 (7.52%) Coaching
12 10 (7.52%) Test Scripting
12 10 (7.52%) ITIL
12 10 (7.52%) Validation
13 9 (6.77%) Migration
13 9 (6.77%) BPR
13 9 (6.77%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.53%) SQL
2 3 (2.26%) Java
3 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.75%) VB
3 1 (0.75%) VB6
Qualifications
1 47 (35.34%) ISEB
2 27 (20.30%) Degree
3 11 (8.27%) ISEB Practitioner
4 4 (3.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (2.26%) APMG
6 1 (0.75%) MBA
6 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.75%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.50%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.26%) SAP
2 3 (2.26%) IBM
2 3 (2.26%) Sage
2 3 (2.26%) Casewise
2 3 (2.26%) Atlassian
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle
3 1 (0.75%) Borland
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Up to £45k for 12 month fixed term contract
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Peacocks Stores Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 7 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £28k - 35k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 38k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago