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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
UK / Wales
Rank 57 77 57
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 41 24 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.71% 1.94% 3.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.32% 2.40% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 38 24 47
Median salary £37,725 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.68% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £30,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,900 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
948 1002 1104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 85.87% 80.87% 81.90%
Number of salaries quoted 802 877 959
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +32 41 £37,725 -6.85%
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 54 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (51.72%) Finance
3 29 (33.33%) Degree
4 27 (31.03%) ISEB
5 23 (26.44%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (25.29%) Project Management
7 20 (22.99%) Microsoft
8 19 (21.84%) User Stories
9 15 (17.24%) Waterfall
9 15 (17.24%) Advertising
9 15 (17.24%) SDLC
10 14 (16.09%) Use Case
10 14 (16.09%) Systems Analysis
11 13 (14.94%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (13.79%) SQL
12 12 (13.79%) ITIL
13 11 (12.64%) MS Office
14 10 (11.49%) iSeries
15 9 (10.34%) Validation
16 8 (9.20%) UML
16 8 (9.20%) Data Modelling
16 8 (9.20%) Test Scripting
16 8 (9.20%) Line Management
16 8 (9.20%) Mentoring
16 8 (9.20%) Software Testing
17 7 (8.05%) Incident Management
17 7 (8.05%) Statistics
17 7 (8.05%) User Experience
17 7 (8.05%) BPMN
17 7 (8.05%) ITIL Certification

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (12.64%) MS Office
2 2 (2.30%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.15%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) JIRA
General
1 45 (51.72%) Finance
2 15 (17.24%) Advertising
3 3 (3.45%) Marketing
3 3 (3.45%) Publishing
4 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 78 (89.66%) Analyst
2 61 (70.11%) Business Analyst
3 11 (12.64%) Agile Business Analyst
4 10 (11.49%) Applications Support
4 10 (11.49%) Applications Support Analyst
4 10 (11.49%) Support Analyst
5 8 (9.20%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Junior
6 6 (6.90%) Junior Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Junior Business Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (4.60%) Product Analyst
7 4 (4.60%) Product Owner
7 4 (4.60%) Team Leader
8 3 (3.45%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.45%) Finance Business Analyst
8 3 (3.45%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (3.45%) Financial Business Analyst
8 3 (3.45%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.75%) .NET
2 2 (2.30%) HTML
2 2 (2.30%) REST
2 2 (2.30%) SOAP
2 2 (2.30%) Web Services
2 2 (2.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.44%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.49%) iSeries
3 7 (8.05%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.05%) Statistics
3 7 (8.05%) User Experience
4 5 (5.75%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.45%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.30%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (25.29%) Project Management
3 19 (21.84%) User Stories
4 15 (17.24%) SDLC
4 15 (17.24%) Waterfall
5 14 (16.09%) Systems Analysis
5 14 (16.09%) Use Case
6 13 (14.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (13.79%) ITIL
8 9 (10.34%) Validation
9 8 (9.20%) Data Modelling
9 8 (9.20%) Line Management
9 8 (9.20%) Mentoring
9 8 (9.20%) Software Testing
9 8 (9.20%) Test Scripting
9 8 (9.20%) UML
10 7 (8.05%) BPMN
10 7 (8.05%) Incident Management
10 7 (8.05%) SEO
11 6 (6.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.79%) SQL
2 6 (6.90%) C
2 6 (6.90%) C#
3 3 (3.45%) C++
4 2 (2.30%) Java
4 2 (2.30%) PHP
4 2 (2.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (33.33%) Degree
2 27 (31.03%) ISEB
3 7 (8.05%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (6.90%) CBAP
4 6 (6.90%) IIBA
5 4 (4.60%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (2.30%) Postgraduate
7 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.15%) MCP
7 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (22.99%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.45%) IBM
3 2 (2.30%) SAP
4 1 (1.15%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.15%) Epicor
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle
4 1 (1.15%) Tableau