The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
UK / Wales
Rank 48 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 49 45 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.42% 3.66% 4.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.60% 3.74% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 45 44 49
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £29,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,935 £42,500 £40,000
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 Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1065 1203 1269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.12% 97.96% 98.68%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1042 1107
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Wales region.

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Wales

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Wales

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 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 +15 47 £40,000 +14.28% 2
West Wales -12 1 £42,000 +9.09%
Mid Wales - 1 £35,000 -
Business Analyst
UK

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Business Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 65 (52.42%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (50.81%) Finance
3 61 (49.19%) Business Analysis
4 32 (25.81%) Degree
4 32 (25.81%) SDLC
5 31 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (24.19%) Project Management
7 28 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
7 28 (22.58%) User Stories
8 22 (17.74%) Use Case
9 19 (15.32%) ISEB
9 19 (15.32%) Workflow
10 14 (11.29%) Scrum
11 13 (10.48%) Microsoft
12 12 (9.68%) SAP
12 12 (9.68%) Feasibility Study
13 11 (8.87%) PRINCE2
13 11 (8.87%) Advertising
13 11 (8.87%) Line Management
13 11 (8.87%) Wireframes
14 10 (8.06%) Waterfall
14 10 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (8.06%) UML
15 9 (7.26%) SQL Server
15 9 (7.26%) Mentoring
15 9 (7.26%) Process Improvement
16 8 (6.45%) Project Planning
17 7 (5.65%) Systems Analysis
17 7 (5.65%) .NET
17 7 (5.65%) BPMN

Business Analyst Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 5 (4.03%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.23%) MS Office
3 3 (2.42%) Moqups
4 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.61%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.61%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.81%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 63 (50.81%) Finance
2 11 (8.87%) Advertising
3 4 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.42%) Marketing
5 2 (1.61%) Electronics
5 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.81%) Law
6 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.65%) .NET
2 1 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.65%) Data Structures
3 6 (4.84%) User Experience
4 5 (4.03%) Fintech
4 5 (4.03%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.03%) Statistics
5 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (52.42%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (49.19%) Business Analysis
3 32 (25.81%) SDLC
4 31 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (24.19%) Project Management
6 28 (22.58%) User Stories
7 22 (17.74%) Use Case
8 19 (15.32%) Workflow
9 14 (11.29%) Scrum
10 12 (9.68%) Feasibility Study
11 11 (8.87%) Line Management
11 11 (8.87%) PRINCE2
11 11 (8.87%) Wireframes
12 10 (8.06%) UML
12 10 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (8.06%) Waterfall
13 9 (7.26%) Mentoring
13 9 (7.26%) Process Improvement
14 8 (6.45%) Project Planning
15 7 (5.65%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.03%) C
2 2 (1.61%) SQL
3 1 (0.81%) Java
Qualifications
1 32 (25.81%) Degree
2 19 (15.32%) ISEB
3 6 (4.84%) CBAP
3 6 (4.84%) IIBA
4 4 (3.23%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.03%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (10.48%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.68%) SAP
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