The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 63 63 57
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 184 161 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.88% 3.75% 4.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.48% 4.53% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 141 113 153
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Business Analysis
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4108 3553 3248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.52% 82.74% 80.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3287 2776 2717
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds 0 129 £40,500 -9.49% 12
Bradford -12 12 £36,500 -13.09% 2
Wakefield - 6 £32,750 -
Halifax +4 5 £40,000 - 1
Castleford - 3 £45,000 -
Huddersfield +3 2 - - 1
Pontefract - 2 £33,000 -
Bingley - 1 £42,500 - 1
Business Analysis
Yorkshire

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 135 (34.35%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (29.26%) Finance
3 80 (20.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 71 (18.07%) Project Management
5 66 (16.79%) Analytical Skills
6 58 (14.76%) ISEB
7 44 (11.20%) MS Visio
8 42 (10.69%) PRINCE2
9 41 (10.43%) Business Intelligence
10 40 (10.18%) SQL
11 39 (9.92%) Microsoft
11 39 (9.92%) Change Management
11 39 (9.92%) Retail
12 37 (9.41%) MS Excel
12 37 (9.41%) MS Office
13 36 (9.16%) Data Modelling
13 36 (9.16%) Scrum
14 34 (8.65%) Migration
14 34 (8.65%) Mentoring
15 31 (7.89%) Business Process Improvement
16 30 (7.63%) Use Case
16 30 (7.63%) Management Information System
17 29 (7.38%) E-Commerce
18 28 (7.12%) Data Management
19 27 (6.87%) BPR
19 27 (6.87%) Data Migration
19 27 (6.87%) User Stories
20 26 (6.62%) UML
21 25 (6.36%) Data Analysis
22 24 (6.11%) Supplier Management

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 21 (5.34%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.53%) Documentum
2 6 (1.53%) FileNet
2 6 (1.53%) Alfresco
3 5 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (1.02%) SAS
5 3 (0.76%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.51%) CICS
6 2 (0.51%) CMS
7 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.25%) JBoss
7 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.25%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 44 (11.20%) MS Visio
2 37 (9.41%) MS Office
2 37 (9.41%) MS Excel
3 15 (3.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.27%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.27%) SAP ERP
2 4 (1.02%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.25%) SAP FI-CA
5 1 (0.25%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.25%) Bond Adapt
5 1 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.25%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.25%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.25%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.25%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.25%) SAN
1 1 (0.25%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.58%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.27%) ProClarity
6 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Power View
7 4 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.76%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.51%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.51%) MySQL
9 2 (0.51%) DB2
9 2 (0.51%) Adabas
9 2 (0.51%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 12 (3.05%) Subversion
1 12 (3.05%) Git (software)
2 10 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (2.54%) Jenkins
2 10 (2.54%) Xcode
3 9 (2.29%) Selenium
4 8 (2.04%) FitNesse
4 8 (2.04%) Cucumber
4 8 (2.04%) SpecFlow
4 8 (2.04%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.51%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.25%) WATIR
7 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.25%) JMeter
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.25%) TestComplete
7 1 (0.25%) WatiN
General
1 115 (29.26%) Finance
2 39 (9.92%) Retail
3 11 (2.80%) Marketing
4 10 (2.54%) Legal
5 6 (1.53%) Advertising
5 6 (1.53%) Banking
5 6 (1.53%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.76%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.76%) Law
7 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 301 (76.59%) Analyst
2 267 (67.94%) Business Analyst
3 57 (14.50%) Senior Analyst
4 39 (9.92%) Senior Business Analyst
5 24 (6.11%) Developer
6 21 (5.34%) Business Manager
7 20 (5.09%) Consultant
7 20 (5.09%) Test Analyst
8 18 (4.58%) Agile Business Analyst
9 17 (4.33%) Financial Business Analyst
10 16 (4.07%) Project Manager
11 13 (3.31%) Financial Services Business Analyst
12 12 (3.05%) Business Analysis Manager
12 12 (3.05%) Systems Analyst
13 11 (2.80%) Business Systems Analyst
13 11 (2.80%) Senior Test Analyst
14 10 (2.54%) iOS Developer
15 9 (2.29%) Data Analyst
16 8 (2.04%) Team Leader
16 8 (2.04%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (6.11%) Web Services
2 21 (5.34%) XML
3 20 (5.09%) .NET
4 19 (4.83%) SOAP
5 16 (4.07%) jQuery
6 14 (3.56%) HTML5
6 14 (3.56%) HTML
7 13 (3.31%) OpenGL
7 13 (3.31%) CSS
7 13 (3.31%) PhoneGap
8 11 (2.80%) CSS3
9 10 (2.54%) iOS SDK
9 10 (2.54%) REST
9 10 (2.54%) JSON
9 10 (2.54%) AngularJS
10 8 (2.04%) XSD
10 8 (2.04%) WSDL
11 5 (1.27%) .NET Framework
12 4 (1.02%) EDI
13 3 (0.76%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 66 (16.79%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (7.63%) Management Information System
3 14 (3.56%) Mobile App
4 13 (3.31%) Social Media
4 13 (3.31%) 3D Graphics
4 13 (3.31%) Blackberry
4 13 (3.31%) User Experience
5 7 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.53%) FMCG
7 4 (1.02%) Statistics
7 4 (1.02%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.02%) AS400
7 4 (1.02%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.51%) VSAM
8 2 (0.51%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.51%) PMI
8 2 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.51%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.25%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (4.33%) Windows
2 12 (3.05%) Android
2 12 (3.05%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.51%) UNIX
4 1 (0.25%) BlackBerry OS
4 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (34.35%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (20.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 71 (18.07%) Project Management
4 42 (10.69%) PRINCE2
5 41 (10.43%) Business Intelligence
6 39 (9.92%) Change Management
7 36 (9.16%) Data Modelling
7 36 (9.16%) Scrum
8 34 (8.65%) Migration
8 34 (8.65%) Mentoring
9 31 (7.89%) Business Process Improvement
10 30 (7.63%) Use Case
11 29 (7.38%) E-Commerce
12 28 (7.12%) Data Management
13 27 (6.87%) BPR
13 27 (6.87%) Data Migration
13 27 (6.87%) User Stories
14 26 (6.62%) UML
15 25 (6.36%) Data Analysis
16 24 (6.11%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (10.18%) SQL
2 24 (6.11%) Java
3 18 (4.58%) T-SQL
4 16 (4.07%) JavaScript
5 14 (3.56%) PHP
6 10 (2.54%) Objective-C
7 4 (1.02%) C#
8 2 (0.51%) COBOL
8 2 (0.51%) C
8 2 (0.51%) X++
8 2 (0.51%) NATURAL
8 2 (0.51%) JCL
9 1 (0.25%) XAML
9 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.25%) VB6
9 1 (0.25%) Ruby
9 1 (0.25%) Perl
9 1 (0.25%) VB
9 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 58 (14.76%) ISEB
2 12 (3.05%) Degree
2 12 (3.05%) CBAP
3 11 (2.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (1.53%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.02%) PMP
6 3 (0.76%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.51%) ACCA
7 2 (0.51%) CIMA
8 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.34%) QA
2 8 (2.04%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.51%) EFQM
4 1 (0.25%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (0.25%) XenApp
1 1 (0.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
1 8 (2.04%) Oracle EDQ
2 2 (0.51%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 39 (9.92%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.60%) Oracle
3 20 (5.09%) SAP
4 16 (4.07%) HP
5 14 (3.56%) IBM
6 7 (1.78%) JD Edwards
7 6 (1.53%) Informatica
7 6 (1.53%) EMC
7 6 (1.53%) Siebel
7 6 (1.53%) DataFlux
7 6 (1.53%) Stellent
7 6 (1.53%) Open Text
7 6 (1.53%) Datanomic
8 5 (1.27%) BT
8 5 (1.27%) Business Objects
8 5 (1.27%) CODA
9 3 (0.76%) Sencha
10 2 (0.51%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.25%) QNX
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: great beenfits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
JM Digital
Posted: 12 days ago
Bingley / Cockermouth
Tectre Limited
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago