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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analysis
Rank 58 46 64
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +18
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 42 67 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.20% 4.71% 3.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 5.62% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 39 61 28
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,650
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
1141 1193 1024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 86.90% 83.84% 80.63%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1018 854
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 27 September 2016.

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 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -10 41 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Mid Wales - 1 - -
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 58 (56.86%) Finance
2 57 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (37.25%) Degree
4 29 (28.43%) Project Management
4 29 (28.43%) ISEB
4 29 (28.43%) SDLC
5 23 (22.55%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (22.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (20.59%) User Stories
7 20 (19.61%) Advertising
7 20 (19.61%) Use Case
8 19 (18.63%) Waterfall
9 17 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 16 (15.69%) User Experience
11 15 (14.71%) Scrum
12 13 (12.75%) UML
12 13 (12.75%) Requirements Engineering
12 13 (12.75%) Computer Science
13 12 (11.76%) Marketing
13 12 (11.76%) MS Office
13 12 (11.76%) Wireframes
14 11 (10.78%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (10.78%) CBAP
15 9 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (8.82%) C
15 9 (8.82%) IIBA
16 8 (7.84%) Mentoring
16 8 (7.84%) SQL
16 8 (7.84%) Data Modelling
17 7 (6.86%) Requirements Analysis

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 1 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (11.76%) MS Office
2 7 (6.86%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.98%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.92%) Big Data
1 4 (3.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 58 (56.86%) Finance
2 20 (19.61%) Advertising
3 12 (11.76%) Marketing
4 5 (4.90%) Legal
5 3 (2.94%) Publishing
6 1 (0.98%) Back Office
6 1 (0.98%) Banking
6 1 (0.98%) Law
Job Titles
1 87 (85.29%) Analyst
2 71 (69.61%) Business Analyst
3 10 (9.80%) Product Analyst
3 10 (9.80%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (8.82%) Senior Business Analyst
5 8 (7.84%) Junior
5 8 (7.84%) Junior Analyst
5 8 (7.84%) Junior Business Analyst
6 6 (5.88%) Applications Support
6 6 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (5.88%) Support Analyst
7 4 (3.92%) Consultant
7 4 (3.92%) PMO Analyst
8 3 (2.94%) Applications Manager
8 3 (2.94%) Business Manager
8 3 (2.94%) Change Analyst
8 3 (2.94%) Product Owner
8 3 (2.94%) Project Manager
9 2 (1.96%) Finance Business Analyst
9 2 (1.96%) Product Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.98%) .NET
1 1 (0.98%) HTML
1 1 (0.98%) Middleware
1 1 (0.98%) REST
1 1 (0.98%) SOAP
1 1 (0.98%) Web Services
1 1 (0.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.55%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (15.69%) User Experience
3 13 (12.75%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.88%) iSeries
5 2 (1.96%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.96%) Statistics
6 1 (0.98%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.98%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (28.43%) Project Management
2 29 (28.43%) SDLC
3 23 (22.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (20.59%) User Stories
5 20 (19.61%) Use Case
6 19 (18.63%) Waterfall
7 15 (14.71%) Scrum
8 13 (12.75%) Requirements Engineering
8 13 (12.75%) UML
9 12 (11.76%) Wireframes
10 11 (10.78%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (7.84%) Data Modelling
12 8 (7.84%) Mentoring
13 7 (6.86%) ITIL
13 7 (6.86%) Requirements Analysis
14 5 (4.90%) Systems Analysis
14 5 (4.90%) Test Scripting
14 5 (4.90%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.82%) C
2 8 (7.84%) SQL
3 7 (6.86%) C#
4 6 (5.88%) C++
5 2 (1.96%) PHP
6 1 (0.98%) Java
6 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (37.25%) Degree
2 29 (28.43%) ISEB
3 11 (10.78%) CBAP
4 9 (8.82%) IIBA
5 4 (3.92%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.98%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.98%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.92%) SAP
3 2 (1.96%) IBM
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle
4 1 (0.98%) VMware