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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
UK / Wales
Rank 48 57 56
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 46 49 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.31% 3.60% 3.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.50% 3.67% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 44 47 44
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £26,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,900 £39,850
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
1023 1336 1332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.79% 98.02% 98.38%
Number of salaries quoted 863 1146 1132
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +17 45 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Mid Wales - 1 £35,000 -
Business Analyst
UK

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 69 (58.47%) Business Analysis
2 64 (54.24%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (53.39%) Finance
4 32 (27.12%) Degree
5 30 (25.42%) Project Management
6 29 (24.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (24.58%) User Stories
6 29 (24.58%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (22.03%) SDLC
7 26 (22.03%) ISEB
8 23 (19.49%) Use Case
9 17 (14.41%) Advertising
10 14 (11.86%) Scrum
10 14 (11.86%) Workflow
11 13 (11.02%) Microsoft
12 11 (9.32%) Line Management
13 10 (8.47%) Waterfall
13 10 (8.47%) Feasibility Study
13 10 (8.47%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (7.63%) Process Improvement
15 8 (6.78%) Mentoring
15 8 (6.78%) BPMN
15 8 (6.78%) Requirements Engineering
15 8 (6.78%) IIBA
15 8 (6.78%) CBAP
15 8 (6.78%) Business Process Improvement
15 8 (6.78%) Systems Analysis
15 8 (6.78%) PRINCE2
15 8 (6.78%) SAP
16 7 (5.93%) UML

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 (4.24%) MS Office
2 4 (3.39%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.54%) Moqups
4 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) Broadband
1 1 (0.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.85%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (3.39%) JIRA
2 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 63 (53.39%) Finance
2 17 (14.41%) Advertising
3 3 (2.54%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.54%) Marketing
4 2 (1.69%) Electronics
4 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.85%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.93%) .NET
2 1 (0.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (24.58%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.93%) Data Structures
3 6 (5.08%) User Experience
4 4 (3.39%) Fintech
4 4 (3.39%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (58.47%) Business Analysis
2 64 (54.24%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (25.42%) Project Management
4 29 (24.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (24.58%) User Stories
5 26 (22.03%) SDLC
6 23 (19.49%) Use Case
7 14 (11.86%) Scrum
7 14 (11.86%) Workflow
8 11 (9.32%) Line Management
9 10 (8.47%) Feasibility Study
9 10 (8.47%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (8.47%) Waterfall
10 9 (7.63%) Process Improvement
11 8 (6.78%) BPMN
11 8 (6.78%) Business Process Improvement
11 8 (6.78%) Mentoring
11 8 (6.78%) PRINCE2
11 8 (6.78%) Requirements Engineering
11 8 (6.78%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.24%) C
2 2 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (27.12%) Degree
2 26 (22.03%) ISEB
3 8 (6.78%) CBAP
3 8 (6.78%) IIBA
4 4 (3.39%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (11.02%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.78%) SAP
3 1 (0.85%) Google
3 1 (0.85%) Tableau
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