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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 37 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 308 245 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.17% 5.32% 6.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.30% 5.58% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 253 200 197
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
4888 4392 3788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.90% 95.31% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3956 3477 3112
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 £23,500 £24,500
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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +11 227 £37,500 -12.79% 24
Bradford +10 37 £40,000 - 3
Halifax 0 10 £27,500 -27.63% 7
Wakefield - 9 £38,750 -
Huddersfield +3 3 £35,000 -
Castleford - 1 £40,000 -
Bingley - 1 £40,500 -
Business Analyst
Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 264 (41.44%) Business Analysis
2 226 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 207 (32.50%) Finance
4 124 (19.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 117 (18.37%) Project Management
6 109 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
7 88 (13.81%) Scrum
8 77 (12.09%) Waterfall
9 72 (11.30%) User Acceptance Testing
9 72 (11.30%) SQL
10 64 (10.05%) UML
11 60 (9.42%) Microsoft
11 60 (9.42%) Systems Analysis
12 57 (8.95%) Management Information System
13 55 (8.63%) MS Excel
14 54 (8.48%) Retail
15 53 (8.32%) MS Visio
16 52 (8.16%) User Stories
17 50 (7.85%) Degree
18 49 (7.69%) Use Case
19 46 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
19 46 (7.22%) ISEB
20 40 (6.28%) E-Commerce
20 40 (6.28%) Change Management
21 37 (5.81%) Data Modelling
21 37 (5.81%) Mentoring
22 36 (5.65%) Data Analysis
23 35 (5.49%) PRINCE2
24 34 (5.34%) ERP
25 32 (5.02%) MS Office

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 11 (1.73%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.57%) Alfresco
2 10 (1.57%) Documentum
3 6 (0.94%) FileNet
4 5 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 55 (8.63%) MS Excel
2 53 (8.32%) MS Visio
3 32 (5.02%) MS Office
4 31 (4.87%) MS Project
5 14 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 1 (0.16%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle ASCP
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.73%) Internet
2 5 (0.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (3.92%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (2.67%) Data Mining
4 7 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (0.63%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.16%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.16%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.16%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.10%) JIRA
3 3 (0.47%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.47%) Rational Rose
3 3 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 207 (32.50%) Finance
2 54 (8.48%) Retail
3 17 (2.67%) Marketing
4 8 (1.26%) Banking
4 8 (1.26%) Legal
5 7 (1.10%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.10%) Advertising
5 7 (1.10%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.63%) Retail Banking
6 4 (0.63%) Automotive
7 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.16%) Law
8 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.16%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.92%) XML
2 16 (2.51%) Web Services
2 16 (2.51%) .NET
3 6 (0.94%) .NET Framework
3 6 (0.94%) WSDL
3 6 (0.94%) XSLT
4 3 (0.47%) HTML
4 3 (0.47%) Middleware
5 1 (0.16%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 109 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (8.95%) Management Information System
3 23 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (1.88%) Client/Server
5 9 (1.41%) Digital Media
6 7 (1.10%) User Experience
7 6 (0.94%) FMCG
7 6 (0.94%) Mathematics
8 5 (0.78%) Data Extraction
9 4 (0.63%) Data Conversion
10 3 (0.47%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.47%) PMI
11 2 (0.31%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.31%) NHS
11 2 (0.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.31%) E-Learning
12 1 (0.16%) Performance Metrics
12 1 (0.16%) Social Media
12 1 (0.16%) Open Source
12 1 (0.16%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (41.44%) Business Analysis
2 226 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (19.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 117 (18.37%) Project Management
5 88 (13.81%) Scrum
6 77 (12.09%) Waterfall
7 72 (11.30%) User Acceptance Testing
8 64 (10.05%) UML
9 60 (9.42%) Systems Analysis
10 52 (8.16%) User Stories
11 49 (7.69%) Use Case
12 46 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
13 40 (6.28%) E-Commerce
13 40 (6.28%) Change Management
14 37 (5.81%) Data Modelling
14 37 (5.81%) Mentoring
15 36 (5.65%) Data Analysis
16 35 (5.49%) PRINCE2
17 34 (5.34%) ERP
18 30 (4.71%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 72 (11.30%) SQL
2 27 (4.24%) T-SQL
3 9 (1.41%) Java
4 7 (1.10%) C
4 7 (1.10%) VBA
5 4 (0.63%) C#
5 4 (0.63%) VB
6 1 (0.16%) PHP
6 1 (0.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (7.85%) Degree
2 46 (7.22%) ISEB
3 18 (2.83%) VCP4
4 12 (1.88%) CBAP
5 7 (1.10%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (0.63%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.63%) PMP
8 3 (0.47%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.31%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 2 (0.31%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (0.31%) ACCA
9 2 (0.31%) CIMA
9 2 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.83%) QA
2 4 (0.63%) SLA
3 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 60 (9.42%) Microsoft
2 15 (2.35%) Oracle
2 15 (2.35%) IBM
3 12 (1.88%) SAP
4 10 (1.57%) Open Text
5 9 (1.41%) BT
6 6 (0.94%) HP
6 6 (0.94%) EMC
6 6 (0.94%) Stellent
7 5 (0.78%) CODA
8 2 (0.31%) Cisco
9 1 (0.16%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.16%) LexisNexis
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,775 per annum Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + car
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £38500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum plus very competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EE
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago