The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 75 73 68
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 23 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.90% 2.00% 2.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 2.73% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 28
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
963 915 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 79.39% 73.26% 69.58%
Number of salaries quoted 818 808 693
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Business Analysis
UK

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -8 21 £34,500 -13.75% 5
West Wales - 2 £60,000 - 3
Business Analysis
UK

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 17 (35.42%) Finance
2 15 (31.25%) Project Management
3 14 (29.17%) PRINCE2
4 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 9 (18.75%) ISEB
6 6 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (12.50%) .NET
6 6 (12.50%) MS Office
7 5 (10.42%) SQL
7 5 (10.42%) PRINCE
7 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
7 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
8 4 (8.33%) Critical Path Analysis
8 4 (8.33%) CRM
8 4 (8.33%) WFM
8 4 (8.33%) Project Planning
8 4 (8.33%) Use Case
8 4 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (8.33%) Time Management
9 3 (6.25%) Data Protection
9 3 (6.25%) Information Assurance
9 3 (6.25%) SAP LE
9 3 (6.25%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
9 3 (6.25%) Procure-to-pay
9 3 (6.25%) SAP MM
9 3 (6.25%) ABAP
9 3 (6.25%) C#

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Office
2 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) SAP MM
1 3 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (6.25%) SAP SCM
1 3 (6.25%) SAP LE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) ClearQuest
General
1 17 (35.42%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Legal
2 3 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (2.08%) Billing
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (58.33%) Business Analyst
1 28 (58.33%) Analyst
2 7 (14.58%) Project Manager
3 6 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Senior Business Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Technical Business Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) SAP MM Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) Financial Business Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Project Officer
6 3 (6.25%) Trainee
6 3 (6.25%) Information Assurance Officer
7 2 (4.17%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (4.17%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Project Management
2 14 (29.17%) PRINCE2
3 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.42%) PRINCE
4 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.33%) Critical Path Analysis
5 4 (8.33%) CRM
5 4 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 4 (8.33%) WFM
5 4 (8.33%) Use Case
5 4 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (8.33%) Time Management
6 3 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 3 (6.25%) Information Assurance
6 3 (6.25%) Logistics
6 3 (6.25%) Supply Chain Management
6 3 (6.25%) Waterfall
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (6.25%) Procure-to-pay
6 3 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) ABAP
2 3 (6.25%) C#
3 2 (4.17%) Java
3 2 (4.17%) VBA
4 1 (2.08%) RPG
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) ISEB
2 6 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.17%) APMG
4 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) SAP
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) Sage
4 1 (2.08%) Casewise
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