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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 54 81 76
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -5
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 48 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.71% 1.55% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.88% 1.95% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 43 12 13
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 £24,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,000 £46,400
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
983 1024 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 75.91% 79.56% 68.41%
Number of salaries quoted 844 908 663
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £57,500
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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +30 48 £35,000 -12.50% 14
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 42 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (36.36%) Finance
3 26 (29.55%) PRINCE2
3 26 (29.55%) Waterfall
4 23 (26.14%) ISEB
5 20 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (21.59%) Degree
6 19 (21.59%) Microsoft
6 19 (21.59%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (19.32%) SQL
8 16 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (15.91%) MS Office
9 14 (15.91%) MS Excel
9 14 (15.91%) GAP Analysis
10 12 (13.64%) Project Management
11 11 (12.50%) SQL Server
12 8 (9.09%) MS Visio
12 8 (9.09%) Mentoring
13 7 (7.95%) ERP
13 7 (7.95%) PRINCE
13 7 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (7.95%) Banking
13 7 (7.95%) Dynamics AX
14 6 (6.82%) Systems Analysis
14 6 (6.82%) Casewise
14 6 (6.82%) APMG
15 5 (5.68%) VB6
15 5 (5.68%) PDM
15 5 (5.68%) Requirements Analysis
15 5 (5.68%) Stakeholder Engagement

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (1.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.14%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (15.91%) MS Office
1 14 (15.91%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.68%) MS Project
4 3 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (4.55%) Big Data
3 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.14%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.14%) OLAP
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.14%) TestDirector
General
1 32 (36.36%) Finance
2 7 (7.95%) Banking
3 4 (4.55%) Automotive
3 4 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.41%) Law
5 2 (2.27%) Retail
6 1 (1.14%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.14%) Welsh Language
6 1 (1.14%) Legal
6 1 (1.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 80 (90.91%) Analyst
2 72 (81.82%) Business Analyst
3 13 (14.77%) Systems Analyst
3 13 (14.77%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 7 (7.95%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (4.55%) Consultant
5 4 (4.55%) Lead Business Analyst
6 3 (3.41%) Business Analyst Team Leader
6 3 (3.41%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (3.41%) Team Leader
7 2 (2.27%) Support Analyst
7 2 (2.27%) Technical Support
7 2 (2.27%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (2.27%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (2.27%) Technical Support Analyst
8 1 (1.14%) IT Business Analyst
8 1 (1.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (1.14%) Systems Programmer
8 1 (1.14%) Junior Test Analyst
8 1 (1.14%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.55%) XML
2 2 (2.27%) XSD
2 2 (2.27%) XSLT
2 2 (2.27%) .NET
3 1 (1.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.59%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.55%) Fixed Income
3 2 (2.27%) User Experience
3 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.14%) AS400
4 1 (1.14%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.14%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.27%) UNIX
1 2 (2.27%) Windows
1 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (29.55%) PRINCE2
2 26 (29.55%) Waterfall
3 20 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (15.91%) GAP Analysis
6 12 (13.64%) Project Management
7 8 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 7 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (7.95%) PRINCE
8 7 (7.95%) ERP
9 6 (6.82%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (5.68%) Product Management
10 5 (5.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (5.68%) UML
10 5 (5.68%) PDM
10 5 (5.68%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (4.55%) E-Commerce
11 4 (4.55%) Requirements Engineering
11 4 (4.55%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.32%) SQL
2 5 (5.68%) VB
2 5 (5.68%) VB6
3 4 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (26.14%) ISEB
2 19 (21.59%) Degree
3 6 (6.82%) APMG
4 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.14%) APMP
5 1 (1.14%) CCA
5 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (21.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.82%) Casewise
3 4 (4.55%) Oracle
4 2 (2.27%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.14%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.14%) Cognos
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