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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 30 50 51
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 345 182 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.84% 4.93% 4.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.08% 5.19% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 293 146 171
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
4875 3504 3744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.69% 94.88% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3807 2800 3133
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,600 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 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 +15 274 £40,000 -5.88% 28
Halifax +15 32 £35,000 -16.66% 6
Bradford -7 29 £36,500 -6.41% 2
Huddersfield +10 11 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 267 (41.27%) Business Analysis
2 259 (40.03%) Agile Software Development
3 209 (32.30%) Finance
4 149 (23.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 119 (18.39%) Project Management
6 100 (15.46%) Scrum
7 99 (15.30%) Analytical Skills
8 84 (12.98%) UML
9 83 (12.83%) Business Intelligence
10 77 (11.90%) SQL
11 69 (10.66%) User Stories
12 66 (10.20%) Retail
13 58 (8.96%) Mentoring
14 57 (8.81%) ISEB
15 56 (8.66%) Data Analysis
16 50 (7.73%) Use Case
16 50 (7.73%) E-Commerce
17 47 (7.26%) Data Warehouse
17 47 (7.26%) Migration
17 47 (7.26%) Supplier Management
18 45 (6.96%) Data Migration
19 44 (6.80%) Systems Analysis
19 44 (6.80%) Business Process Improvement
20 41 (6.34%) Time Management
21 39 (6.03%) T-SQL
22 37 (5.72%) Data Modelling
23 35 (5.41%) Banking
24 34 (5.26%) DSDM
25 33 (5.10%) XML
26 32 (4.95%) User Acceptance Testing

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 14 (2.16%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.62%) Confluence
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 23 (3.55%) MS Excel
1 23 (3.55%) MS Office
2 16 (2.47%) MS Project
3 13 (2.01%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.46%) Oracle ASCP
3 3 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (0.46%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (0.46%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.31%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 2 (0.31%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 2 (0.31%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.15%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.31%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (7.26%) Data Warehouse
2 28 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 21 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (2.94%) SQL Server
6 14 (2.16%) Oracle Database
7 9 (1.39%) RDBMS
7 9 (1.39%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.08%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.62%) QlikView
10 2 (0.31%) MySQL
11 1 (0.15%) Star Schema
11 1 (0.15%) Cognos Powerplay
11 1 (0.15%) MS Access
11 1 (0.15%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.15%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 1 (0.15%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.15%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 27 (4.17%) JIRA
2 13 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.62%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (0.62%) Rational Rose
General
1 209 (32.30%) Finance
2 66 (10.20%) Retail
3 35 (5.41%) Banking
4 7 (1.08%) Legal
4 7 (1.08%) Marketing
5 6 (0.93%) French Language
5 6 (0.93%) German Language
5 6 (0.93%) Games
5 6 (0.93%) Back Office
5 6 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (0.77%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.62%) Retail Banking
7 4 (0.62%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.31%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.31%) Advertising
8 2 (0.31%) Law
9 1 (0.15%) Billing
9 1 (0.15%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (5.10%) XML
2 25 (3.86%) XSLT
3 21 (3.25%) Web Services
3 21 (3.25%) .NET
4 3 (0.46%) WSDL
5 2 (0.31%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.15%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 99 (15.30%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (1.55%) Client/Server
4 9 (1.39%) IVR
5 7 (1.08%) FMCG
6 5 (0.77%) Management Information System
6 5 (0.77%) Online Games
6 5 (0.77%) Visualisation
7 4 (0.62%) Online Banking
8 3 (0.46%) User Experience
9 1 (0.15%) PMI
9 1 (0.15%) NHS
9 1 (0.15%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.15%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.15%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.15%) UNIX
1 1 (0.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (41.27%) Business Analysis
2 259 (40.03%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (23.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 119 (18.39%) Project Management
5 100 (15.46%) Scrum
6 84 (12.98%) UML
7 83 (12.83%) Business Intelligence
8 69 (10.66%) User Stories
9 58 (8.96%) Mentoring
10 56 (8.66%) Data Analysis
11 50 (7.73%) Use Case
11 50 (7.73%) E-Commerce
12 47 (7.26%) Migration
12 47 (7.26%) Supplier Management
13 45 (6.96%) Data Migration
14 44 (6.80%) Systems Analysis
14 44 (6.80%) Business Process Improvement
15 41 (6.34%) Time Management
16 37 (5.72%) Data Modelling
17 34 (5.26%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 77 (11.90%) SQL
2 39 (6.03%) T-SQL
3 17 (2.63%) Java
4 2 (0.31%) PHP
4 2 (0.31%) VBA
5 1 (0.15%) PowerHouse
5 1 (0.15%) C#
5 1 (0.15%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 57 (8.81%) ISEB
2 17 (2.63%) Degree
3 9 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (0.62%) CISSP
5 3 (0.46%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.46%) CBAP
6 2 (0.31%) PMP
7 1 (0.15%) CIMA
7 1 (0.15%) MBA
7 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.15%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.01%) SLA
2 4 (0.62%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (4.02%) Oracle
2 25 (3.86%) Microsoft
3 18 (2.78%) JD Edwards
4 13 (2.01%) SAP
5 3 (0.46%) CheckPoint
6 2 (0.31%) Cognos
6 2 (0.31%) Hyperion
6 2 (0.31%) CODA
7 1 (0.15%) Unisys
7 1 (0.15%) CA
7 1 (0.15%) Avaya
7 1 (0.15%) Remedy
7 1 (0.15%) Primavera
7 1 (0.15%) Business Objects
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Pension etc
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Plus Full Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £27000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Negotiable upon skills
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
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