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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 60 39 52
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 168 272 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.92% 5.67% 4.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.03% 5.80% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 136 208 178
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
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
4169 4689 4964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.32% 97.79% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3424 3685 4041
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 -20 135 £42,500 +6.25% 31
Bradford +7 17 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Halifax -11 6 £37,500 - 2
Wakefield 0 5 £37,500 -1.96%
Pontefract - 2 £45,000 -
Castleford - 1 £45,000 -
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 231 (60.16%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (36.72%) Finance
3 137 (35.68%) Business Analysis
4 129 (33.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 88 (22.92%) Waterfall
6 67 (17.45%) MS Office
6 67 (17.45%) SDLC
7 62 (16.15%) Analytical Skills
8 56 (14.58%) Microsoft
9 53 (13.80%) Project Management
9 53 (13.80%) SQL
10 47 (12.24%) MS Excel
11 44 (11.46%) UML
12 38 (9.90%) XML
13 37 (9.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 37 (9.64%) Software Delivery
14 36 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
15 35 (9.11%) Data Modelling
16 33 (8.59%) ISEB
16 33 (8.59%) E-Commerce
17 31 (8.07%) Systems Analysis
17 31 (8.07%) Requirements Analysis
18 30 (7.81%) Web Services
18 30 (7.81%) Degree
18 30 (7.81%) Presales
19 28 (7.29%) BPMN
20 26 (6.77%) Balsamiq Mockups
20 26 (6.77%) Confluence
20 26 (6.77%) JIRA
21 25 (6.51%) Retail

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 26 (6.77%) Confluence
2 8 (2.08%) Node.js
3 5 (1.30%) SAS
4 2 (0.52%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 67 (17.45%) MS Office
2 47 (12.24%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.86%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.04%) SAP BPC
1 4 (1.04%) SAP CO
1 4 (1.04%) SAP FI
1 4 (1.04%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (0.78%) Maximo
3 2 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.08%) GitHub
2 7 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.52%) Internet
2 1 (0.26%) HTTP
2 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (2.34%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.08%) Big Data
3 8 (2.08%) MongoDB
3 8 (2.08%) Neo4j
3 8 (2.08%) Pentaho
4 3 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.52%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.26%) GIS
6 1 (0.26%) MySQL
6 1 (0.26%) QlikView
6 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.26%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (6.77%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 26 (6.77%) JIRA
2 8 (2.08%) Jenkins
2 8 (2.08%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.52%) SoapUI
3 2 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 141 (36.72%) Finance
2 25 (6.51%) Retail
3 17 (4.43%) Banking
4 13 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.13%) Back Office
6 10 (2.60%) Marketing
7 9 (2.34%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.30%) Legal
9 4 (1.04%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.04%) Games
10 3 (0.78%) Automotive
11 1 (0.26%) Electronics
11 1 (0.26%) Law
11 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (9.90%) XML
2 30 (7.81%) Web Services
3 23 (5.99%) .NET
4 21 (5.47%) JSON
5 9 (2.34%) .NET Framework
5 9 (2.34%) WSDL
6 8 (2.08%) Middleware
6 8 (2.08%) Spring XD
7 2 (0.52%) SOAP
8 1 (0.26%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 62 (16.15%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.69%) Mobile App
3 10 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (2.60%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.60%) User Experience
4 8 (2.08%) Mathematics
4 8 (2.08%) Visualisation
5 5 (1.30%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.04%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.04%) iPad
7 2 (0.52%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.26%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.26%) AS400
8 1 (0.26%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.26%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.26%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.26%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.26%) Economics
8 1 (0.26%) FMCG
8 1 (0.26%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.08%) Linux
1 8 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (60.16%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (35.68%) Business Analysis
3 129 (33.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 88 (22.92%) Waterfall
5 67 (17.45%) SDLC
6 53 (13.80%) Project Management
7 44 (11.46%) UML
8 37 (9.64%) Software Delivery
8 37 (9.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 36 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 35 (9.11%) Data Modelling
11 33 (8.59%) E-Commerce
12 31 (8.07%) Requirements Analysis
12 31 (8.07%) Systems Analysis
13 30 (7.81%) Presales
14 28 (7.29%) BPMN
15 23 (5.99%) Change Management
16 22 (5.73%) Workflow
17 21 (5.47%) CRM
17 21 (5.47%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 53 (13.80%) SQL
2 18 (4.69%) Java
3 9 (2.34%) C#
4 8 (2.08%) JavaScript
4 8 (2.08%) Python
5 7 (1.82%) PHP
6 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (8.59%) ISEB
2 30 (7.81%) Degree
3 8 (2.08%) PhD
4 5 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.04%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.78%) ACCA
6 3 (0.78%) CIMA
7 2 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.99%) QA
2 11 (2.86%) SLA
3 2 (0.52%) Basel II
3 2 (0.52%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 8 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (14.58%) Microsoft
2 10 (2.60%) SAP
3 8 (2.08%) Cloudera
3 8 (2.08%) Greenplum
3 8 (2.08%) Hortonworks
3 8 (2.08%) MuleSoft
3 8 (2.08%) Talend
4 3 (0.78%) Oracle
5 2 (0.52%) hybris
5 2 (0.52%) IBM
6 1 (0.26%) Avaya
6 1 (0.26%) Cognos
6 1 (0.26%) Genesys
6 1 (0.26%) Twitter
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Salary: £44000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £52000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £44000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, medical, bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £33,000 - £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car and excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £33500 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
William Hill
Salary: Competitive + benefits + holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
William Hill
Salary: Competitive + benefits + holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + bonus!
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k + bonus + excellent benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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Posted: 14 days ago
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ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
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