The first table below looks at the demand for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 18 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 West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 65 63 84
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +21
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 199 146 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.87% 3.76% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.71% 4.74% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 134 115 83
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4228 3078 2821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.32% 79.17% 77.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3408 2428 2359
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Business Analysis
Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Business Analysis Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
Leeds 0 166 £40,000 +5.26% 9
Bradford -2 10 £45,000 +11.11%
Halifax - 7 £37,500 - 2
Pudsey - 7 £26,500 -
Business Analysis
Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 161 (45.22%) Finance
2 95 (26.69%) Project Management
3 93 (26.12%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (21.35%) Scrum
5 62 (17.42%) ISEB
6 52 (14.61%) MS Excel
7 51 (14.33%) E-Commerce
8 50 (14.04%) Microsoft
8 50 (14.04%) SQL
9 47 (13.20%) UML
9 47 (13.20%) User Stories
10 45 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 43 (12.08%) XML
11 43 (12.08%) Banking
12 42 (11.80%) MS Visio
13 38 (10.67%) .NET
14 37 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
15 28 (7.87%) Data Warehouse
16 26 (7.30%) Management Information System
16 26 (7.30%) Retail
16 26 (7.30%) Software Testing
17 25 (7.02%) Use Case
17 25 (7.02%) SQL Server
18 24 (6.74%) Java
18 24 (6.74%) Analytics
19 23 (6.46%) Waterfall
20 22 (6.18%) C
21 21 (5.90%) Degree
22 20 (5.62%) QA
22 20 (5.62%) User Acceptance Testing

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 9 (2.53%) SAS
2 3 (0.84%) Apache Solr
2 3 (0.84%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.84%) CMS
3 2 (0.56%) Confluence
4 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.28%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 52 (14.61%) MS Excel
2 42 (11.80%) MS Visio
3 9 (2.53%) SPSS
4 7 (1.97%) MS Office
5 4 (1.12%) MS Project
6 3 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.84%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.28%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (1.40%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.56%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.84%) Internet
2 2 (0.56%) SAN
3 1 (0.28%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (7.87%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (7.02%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.40%) QlikView
5 5 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.84%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.84%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.28%) ProClarity
9 1 (0.28%) OLAP
9 1 (0.28%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 19 (5.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (3.93%) QuickTest Pro
2 14 (3.93%) Selenium
3 10 (2.81%) JIRA
4 8 (2.25%) FitNesse
4 8 (2.25%) SpecFlow
4 8 (2.25%) SoapUI
4 8 (2.25%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 161 (45.22%) Finance
2 43 (12.08%) Banking
3 26 (7.30%) Retail
4 18 (5.06%) Telecoms
4 18 (5.06%) Marketing
5 9 (2.53%) Games
5 9 (2.53%) Retail Banking
6 6 (1.69%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.69%) Law
7 3 (0.84%) Back Office
7 3 (0.84%) Legal
8 2 (0.56%) Advertising
8 2 (0.56%) International Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 270 (75.84%) Analyst
2 210 (58.99%) Business Analyst
3 109 (30.62%) Senior Analyst
4 83 (23.31%) Senior Business Analyst
5 46 (12.92%) Test Analyst
6 44 (12.36%) Agile Business Analyst
7 31 (8.71%) Developer
8 23 (6.46%) Senior Test Analyst
9 17 (4.78%) Project Manager
10 14 (3.93%) Systems Analyst
10 14 (3.93%) Consultant
11 12 (3.37%) Test Engineer
12 10 (2.81%) Data Analyst
12 10 (2.81%) Senior Test Engineer
13 9 (2.53%) Case Management Developer
13 9 (2.53%) Tester
14 8 (2.25%) Senior Developer
14 8 (2.25%) Architect
14 8 (2.25%) Software Tester
15 7 (1.97%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (12.08%) XML
2 38 (10.67%) .NET
3 18 (5.06%) J2EE
4 16 (4.49%) XSLT
4 16 (4.49%) Web Services
5 14 (3.93%) WSDL
5 14 (3.93%) SOAP
5 14 (3.93%) XSD
6 12 (3.37%) ASP.NET
7 7 (1.97%) jQuery
7 7 (1.97%) CSS
8 6 (1.69%) HTML
9 4 (1.12%) Grails
10 3 (0.84%) HTML5
10 3 (0.84%) CSS3
10 3 (0.84%) Spring
10 3 (0.84%) Spring MVC
10 3 (0.84%) MooTools
10 3 (0.84%) JSP
11 1 (0.28%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.30%) Management Information System
2 16 (4.49%) Visualisation
3 5 (1.40%) Mobile App
3 5 (1.40%) NHS
4 4 (1.12%) Credit Risk
4 4 (1.12%) Tandem
4 4 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.12%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (0.84%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.56%) IVR
6 2 (0.56%) E-Learning
6 2 (0.56%) Equities
6 2 (0.56%) FMCG
7 1 (0.28%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.56%) Linux
1 2 (0.56%) Windows
2 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.28%) Solaris
2 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (26.69%) Project Management
2 93 (26.12%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (21.35%) Scrum
4 51 (14.33%) E-Commerce
5 47 (13.20%) UML
5 47 (13.20%) User Stories
6 45 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 37 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (7.30%) Software Testing
9 25 (7.02%) Use Case
10 24 (6.74%) Analytics
11 23 (6.46%) Waterfall
12 20 (5.62%) User Acceptance Testing
12 20 (5.62%) RUP
13 19 (5.34%) PRINCE2
13 19 (5.34%) Six Sigma
14 18 (5.06%) Systems Analysis
15 17 (4.78%) TDD
16 16 (4.49%) DSDM
16 16 (4.49%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (14.04%) SQL
2 24 (6.74%) Java
3 22 (6.18%) C
4 18 (5.06%) VBA
5 16 (4.49%) T-SQL
6 13 (3.65%) C#
7 11 (3.09%) PHP
8 10 (2.81%) Smalltalk
8 10 (2.81%) C++
9 5 (1.40%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.28%) Groovy
10 1 (0.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 62 (17.42%) ISEB
2 21 (5.90%) Degree
3 15 (4.21%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.84%) CBAP
4 3 (0.84%) CISSP
4 3 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.28%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.28%) PMP
5 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.62%) QA
2 3 (0.84%) EFQM
3 2 (0.56%) Basel II
4 1 (0.28%) COBIT
4 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.28%) XenApp
1 1 (0.28%) XenServer
1 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
1 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (3.93%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.56%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (0.28%) SCCM
3 1 (0.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.21%) HP
3 9 (2.53%) Tableau
3 9 (2.53%) Neolane
4 8 (2.25%) SAP
5 7 (1.97%) Business Objects
6 5 (1.40%) Cognos
6 5 (1.40%) BMC
6 5 (1.40%) Remedy
7 4 (1.12%) Reuters
7 4 (1.12%) Oracle
8 3 (0.84%) hybris
8 3 (0.84%) Adobe
9 2 (0.56%) Primavera
9 2 (0.56%) CA
9 2 (0.56%) Informatica
9 2 (0.56%) Siebel
9 2 (0.56%) DataFlux
9 2 (0.56%) Datanomic
10 1 (0.28%) Nimsoft
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
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