The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 35 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 311 287 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.32% 5.61% 5.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.48% 5.85% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 243 219 164
Average salary £39,000 £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.29% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,550 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £52,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4797 4908 3800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.56% 96.01% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3802 3996 3042
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £23,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Business Analyst
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 Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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 +9 246 £40,000 - 29
Bradford -9 27 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Halifax -3 14 £53,750 +34.37% 4
Huddersfield -2 4 £35,000 -6.66%
Wakefield - 4 £38,250 -
Bingley - 1 £40,500 -
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 263 (44.50%) Business Analysis
2 220 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
3 184 (31.13%) Finance
4 109 (18.44%) Analytical Skills
5 108 (18.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 104 (17.60%) Scrum
7 97 (16.41%) Project Management
8 73 (12.35%) SQL
9 69 (11.68%) Microsoft
10 66 (11.17%) Waterfall
11 64 (10.83%) MS Excel
12 62 (10.49%) UML
13 55 (9.31%) User Acceptance Testing
14 53 (8.97%) Use Case
14 53 (8.97%) Retail
15 52 (8.80%) MS Visio
15 52 (8.80%) Business Intelligence
16 51 (8.63%) Degree
17 48 (8.12%) Management Information System
18 47 (7.95%) User Stories
19 45 (7.61%) E-Commerce
20 44 (7.45%) Systems Analysis
21 39 (6.60%) ISEB
22 37 (6.26%) Mentoring
23 34 (5.75%) QA
24 33 (5.58%) Test Scripting
24 33 (5.58%) .NET
25 32 (5.41%) Coaching
26 31 (5.25%) SaaS
27 30 (5.08%) Workflow

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (1.69%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.18%) Documentum
2 7 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (1.18%) Alfresco
3 5 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.51%) FileNet
5 1 (0.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 64 (10.83%) MS Excel
2 52 (8.80%) MS Visio
3 29 (4.91%) MS Office
4 25 (4.23%) MS Project
5 10 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.68%) Tesseract
2 4 (0.68%) SalesLogix
3 2 (0.34%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.34%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.34%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.34%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.34%) SAP SCM
3 2 (0.34%) SAP LE
3 2 (0.34%) SAP HCM
3 2 (0.34%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.17%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.20%) Internet
2 7 (1.18%) FTP
3 1 (0.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (4.91%) SQL Server
2 23 (3.89%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (3.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (2.20%) Data Mining
5 12 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.18%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.34%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.17%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.17%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.51%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.34%) JIRA
3 2 (0.34%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 184 (31.13%) Finance
2 53 (8.97%) Retail
3 18 (3.05%) Banking
4 9 (1.52%) Marketing
4 9 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.18%) Advertising
5 7 (1.18%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.18%) Retail Banking
6 4 (0.68%) Legal
7 1 (0.17%) Law
7 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (5.58%) .NET
2 16 (2.71%) XML
3 11 (1.86%) Web Services
4 8 (1.35%) .NET Framework
4 8 (1.35%) WSDL
5 7 (1.18%) HTML
6 3 (0.51%) jQuery
6 3 (0.51%) Middleware
6 3 (0.51%) Ajax
6 3 (0.51%) CSS
6 3 (0.51%) SOAP
7 2 (0.34%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 2 (0.34%) WCF
7 2 (0.34%) WPF
7 2 (0.34%) LINQ
7 2 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.34%) HTML5
7 2 (0.34%) CSS3
8 1 (0.17%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 109 (18.44%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (8.12%) Management Information System
3 16 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (1.35%) Client/Server
5 7 (1.18%) FMCG
6 6 (1.02%) Mathematics
7 5 (0.85%) Data Extraction
8 4 (0.68%) Digital Media
8 4 (0.68%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.51%) User Experience
9 3 (0.51%) PMI
10 2 (0.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.34%) E-Learning
10 2 (0.34%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.34%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.34%) PlayStation
11 1 (0.17%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.17%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.17%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.17%) UNIX
1 1 (0.17%) Windows
1 1 (0.17%) Linux
1 1 (0.17%) Android
1 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (44.50%) Business Analysis
2 220 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (18.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 104 (17.60%) Scrum
5 97 (16.41%) Project Management
6 66 (11.17%) Waterfall
7 62 (10.49%) UML
8 55 (9.31%) User Acceptance Testing
9 53 (8.97%) Use Case
10 52 (8.80%) Business Intelligence
11 47 (7.95%) User Stories
12 45 (7.61%) E-Commerce
13 44 (7.45%) Systems Analysis
14 37 (6.26%) Mentoring
15 33 (5.58%) Test Scripting
16 32 (5.41%) Coaching
17 30 (5.08%) Workflow
18 29 (4.91%) Change Management
19 28 (4.74%) CRM
20 27 (4.57%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 73 (12.35%) SQL
2 21 (3.55%) T-SQL
3 12 (2.03%) Java
4 7 (1.18%) C
5 5 (0.85%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.51%) C#
7 2 (0.34%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.34%) Uniface
7 2 (0.34%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.17%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.17%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.17%) SOQL
8 1 (0.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 51 (8.63%) Degree
2 39 (6.60%) ISEB
3 9 (1.52%) CBAP
4 5 (0.85%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (0.85%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.68%) ACCA
5 4 (0.68%) CIMA
6 3 (0.51%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.34%) PMP
7 2 (0.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (0.34%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 2 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.75%) QA
2 2 (0.34%) SLA
3 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 69 (11.68%) Microsoft
2 13 (2.20%) Oracle
2 13 (2.20%) SAP
3 12 (2.03%) IBM
4 9 (1.52%) BT
5 7 (1.18%) OpenText
6 5 (0.85%) CODA
7 4 (0.68%) Sage
8 3 (0.51%) Stellent
8 3 (0.51%) HP
8 3 (0.51%) EMC
9 2 (0.34%) Cisco
10 1 (0.17%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.17%) Adobe
10 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.17%) LexisNexis
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + pension, life insurance, medical i
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum + pension, life insurance, medical i
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £29000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, certifications
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 9 days ago
Bradford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Health and Social Care Information Centre
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sandstone Technology
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 23 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 26 days ago