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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 37 45 38
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 281 224 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.97% 5.16% 6.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.14% 5.42% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 233 191 193
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
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
4580 4131 3844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.24% 95.12% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3784 3249 3245
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 £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +7 190 £39,500 -8.13% 19
Bradford -1 35 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Halifax +2 8 £27,500 -35.29% 7
Wakefield - 7 £38,500 - 2
Huddersfield +8 5 £37,500 -
Castleford - 1 £40,000 -
Bingley - 1 £42,500 -
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 254 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 216 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
3 204 (32.13%) Finance
4 153 (24.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 122 (19.21%) Project Management
6 97 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
7 77 (12.13%) SQL
8 71 (11.18%) User Acceptance Testing
9 63 (9.92%) Scrum
10 62 (9.76%) Waterfall
11 58 (9.13%) User Stories
12 57 (8.98%) MS Excel
13 56 (8.82%) Systems Analysis
14 55 (8.66%) Microsoft
15 54 (8.50%) UML
16 52 (8.19%) ISEB
17 51 (8.03%) Business Intelligence
18 50 (7.87%) MS Visio
18 50 (7.87%) Data Analysis
19 49 (7.72%) Use Case
20 48 (7.56%) Migration
21 43 (6.77%) Data Modelling
22 42 (6.61%) Retail
23 41 (6.46%) Management Information System
23 41 (6.46%) Mentoring
24 40 (6.30%) Degree
24 40 (6.30%) Business Process Improvement
25 39 (6.14%) Change Management
26 37 (5.83%) Data Migration
27 36 (5.67%) MS Office

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 16 (2.52%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.42%) Documentum
2 9 (1.42%) Alfresco
3 6 (0.94%) FileNet
4 5 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 57 (8.98%) MS Excel
2 50 (7.87%) MS Visio
3 36 (5.67%) MS Office
4 27 (4.25%) MS Project
5 14 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.47%) Oracle ASCP
3 3 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (0.47%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (0.47%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.31%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 1 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.16%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.16%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.94%) Internet
2 3 (0.47%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (2.99%) SQL Server
3 15 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (2.05%) Data Mining
5 6 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (0.79%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Power View
9 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.16%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 16 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (1.57%) JIRA
3 3 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (0.47%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.47%) Rational Rose
General
1 204 (32.13%) Finance
2 42 (6.61%) Retail
3 16 (2.52%) Marketing
4 11 (1.73%) Legal
5 9 (1.42%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.10%) Advertising
6 7 (1.10%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.79%) Banking
8 4 (0.63%) Automotive
9 2 (0.31%) Law
9 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.31%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (5.35%) XML
2 22 (3.46%) Web Services
3 17 (2.68%) .NET
4 14 (2.20%) XSLT
5 6 (0.94%) WSDL
5 6 (0.94%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.31%) HTML
6 2 (0.31%) Middleware
7 1 (0.16%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 97 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (6.46%) Management Information System
3 23 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (2.05%) Client/Server
5 9 (1.42%) Digital Media
6 7 (1.10%) User Experience
6 7 (1.10%) Mathematics
7 5 (0.79%) Data Extraction
7 5 (0.79%) FMCG
8 4 (0.63%) Data Conversion
9 3 (0.47%) NHS
9 3 (0.47%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.31%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.31%) PMI
10 2 (0.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.16%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.16%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 216 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
3 153 (24.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 122 (19.21%) Project Management
5 71 (11.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 63 (9.92%) Scrum
7 62 (9.76%) Waterfall
8 58 (9.13%) User Stories
9 56 (8.82%) Systems Analysis
10 54 (8.50%) UML
11 51 (8.03%) Business Intelligence
12 50 (7.87%) Data Analysis
13 49 (7.72%) Use Case
14 48 (7.56%) Migration
15 43 (6.77%) Data Modelling
16 41 (6.46%) Mentoring
17 40 (6.30%) Business Process Improvement
18 39 (6.14%) Change Management
19 37 (5.83%) Data Migration
20 33 (5.20%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (12.13%) SQL
2 34 (5.35%) T-SQL
3 7 (1.10%) C
3 7 (1.10%) Java
3 7 (1.10%) VBA
4 4 (0.63%) C#
4 4 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (8.19%) ISEB
2 40 (6.30%) Degree
3 12 (1.89%) CBAP
4 6 (0.94%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.63%) PMP
6 3 (0.47%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.47%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.31%) ACCA
7 2 (0.31%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.20%) SLA
1 14 (2.20%) QA
Vendors
1 55 (8.66%) Microsoft
2 18 (2.83%) Oracle
3 15 (2.36%) IBM
4 13 (2.05%) SAP
5 9 (1.42%) BT
5 9 (1.42%) Open Text
6 6 (0.94%) Stellent
6 6 (0.94%) CODA
6 6 (0.94%) HP
6 6 (0.94%) EMC
7 1 (0.16%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.16%) Cognos
7 1 (0.16%) Cisco
7 1 (0.16%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.16%) LexisNexis
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + car
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car allowance, health care
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire, OR Lutterworth, Leicestershire
ASDA
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
ASDA
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
West Yorkshire
Maxegan Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
London or Leeds
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Bradford
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago