The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 33 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 459 272 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.20% 4.85% 4.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.42% 5.09% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 395 229 256
Average salary £38,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Business Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7145 5340 5721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.58% 95.26% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5720 4266 4704
Average salary £36,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Business Analyst Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Business Analyst Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Business Analyst
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
West Yorkshire +26 344 £37,500 -11.76% 55
North Yorkshire +19 71 £40,000 -5.88% 9
South Yorkshire -25 45 £37,500 -6.25% 13
East Yorkshire +3 1 £22,500 -30.76%
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 346 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
2 339 (37.79%) Business Analysis
3 301 (33.56%) Finance
4 204 (22.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 151 (16.83%) Project Management
6 131 (14.60%) Business Intelligence
7 123 (13.71%) SQL
8 118 (13.15%) User Stories
9 117 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
10 102 (11.37%) UML
11 91 (10.14%) Scrum
12 83 (9.25%) User Acceptance Testing
13 76 (8.47%) Systems Analysis
14 72 (8.03%) Data Modelling
14 72 (8.03%) Waterfall
15 70 (7.80%) Retail
16 69 (7.69%) Data Analysis
16 69 (7.69%) Use Case
17 60 (6.69%) Business Process Improvement
17 60 (6.69%) MS Excel
18 59 (6.58%) ISEB
19 58 (6.47%) Microsoft
20 56 (6.24%) E-Commerce
20 56 (6.24%) Supplier Management
21 55 (6.13%) Change Management
22 52 (5.80%) Degree
22 52 (5.80%) Migration
23 49 (5.46%) Data Warehouse
24 48 (5.35%) XML
25 47 (5.24%) Mentoring

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 18 (2.01%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.11%) Confluence
3 5 (0.56%) JBoss
3 5 (0.56%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.45%) Alfresco
4 4 (0.45%) FileNet
4 4 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (0.45%) Documentum
5 2 (0.22%) CMS
5 2 (0.22%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 60 (6.69%) MS Excel
2 40 (4.46%) MS Office
3 36 (4.01%) MS Visio
4 22 (2.45%) MS Project
5 7 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.33%) Oracle ASCP
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 2 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.22%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 2 (0.22%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.22%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.11%) Magento
5 1 (0.11%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.11%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 36 (4.01%) SaaS
2 13 (1.45%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.56%) Internet
2 3 (0.33%) Intranet
3 2 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.22%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (5.46%) Data Warehouse
2 35 (3.90%) SQL Server
3 30 (3.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (3.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 24 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (1.56%) Oracle Database
6 9 (1.00%) Relational Database
6 9 (1.00%) Microsoft Power View
7 8 (0.89%) SAP BW
8 7 (0.78%) NoSQL
8 7 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (0.67%) Data Mining
10 5 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (0.56%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.56%) MS Access
11 4 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.33%) QlikView
13 2 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.22%) MySQL
14 1 (0.11%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 33 (3.68%) JIRA
2 22 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.67%) Rational Rose
3 6 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (0.56%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.45%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 301 (33.56%) Finance
2 70 (7.80%) Retail
3 27 (3.01%) Banking
4 20 (2.23%) Marketing
5 15 (1.67%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.34%) Retail Banking
7 8 (0.89%) Legal
8 6 (0.67%) French Language
8 6 (0.67%) German Language
8 6 (0.67%) Telecoms
8 6 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.45%) Automotive
10 3 (0.33%) Advertising
10 3 (0.33%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.33%) Games
11 2 (0.22%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.22%) Law
11 2 (0.22%) Back Office
12 1 (0.11%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.11%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (5.35%) XML
2 38 (4.24%) Web Services
3 29 (3.23%) XSLT
4 26 (2.90%) .NET
5 7 (0.78%) HTML
6 5 (0.56%) SOAP
6 5 (0.56%) Hibernate
7 4 (0.45%) ODBC
7 4 (0.45%) RESTful
8 3 (0.33%) WSDL
9 2 (0.22%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.11%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 117 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (3.46%) Management Information System
3 21 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (1.67%) Client/Server
5 13 (1.45%) User Experience
5 13 (1.45%) Algorithms
6 7 (0.78%) FMCG
7 6 (0.67%) Digital Media
8 5 (0.56%) Visualisation
9 4 (0.45%) NHS
9 4 (0.45%) Data Conversion
9 4 (0.45%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.33%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.22%) Online Games
11 2 (0.22%) PMI
11 2 (0.22%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.11%) Open Source
12 1 (0.11%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.11%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.11%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (0.67%) UNIX
2 1 (0.11%) Solaris
2 1 (0.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 346 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
2 339 (37.79%) Business Analysis
3 204 (22.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 151 (16.83%) Project Management
5 131 (14.60%) Business Intelligence
6 118 (13.15%) User Stories
7 102 (11.37%) UML
8 91 (10.14%) Scrum
9 83 (9.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 76 (8.47%) Systems Analysis
11 72 (8.03%) Data Modelling
11 72 (8.03%) Waterfall
12 69 (7.69%) Data Analysis
12 69 (7.69%) Use Case
13 60 (6.69%) Business Process Improvement
14 56 (6.24%) E-Commerce
14 56 (6.24%) Supplier Management
15 55 (6.13%) Change Management
16 52 (5.80%) Migration
17 47 (5.24%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 123 (13.71%) SQL
2 46 (5.13%) T-SQL
3 27 (3.01%) Java
4 10 (1.11%) VBA
5 7 (0.78%) PL/SQL
6 5 (0.56%) C#
6 5 (0.56%) VB
7 2 (0.22%) PHP
8 1 (0.11%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 59 (6.58%) ISEB
2 52 (5.80%) Degree
3 14 (1.56%) CIMA
4 13 (1.45%) ACCA
5 7 (0.78%) CBAP
5 7 (0.78%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.45%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.33%) PMP
8 2 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.11%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.11%) CISSP
9 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.11%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.23%) QA
2 13 (1.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 58 (6.47%) Microsoft
2 40 (4.46%) Oracle
3 21 (2.34%) SAP
4 18 (2.01%) JD Edwards
5 17 (1.90%) Business Objects
6 13 (1.45%) Google
7 6 (0.67%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.45%) Open Text
8 4 (0.45%) Stellent
8 4 (0.45%) IBM
8 4 (0.45%) HP
8 4 (0.45%) EMC
9 3 (0.33%) Cognos
10 2 (0.22%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.22%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.22%) CODA
11 1 (0.11%) Unisys
11 1 (0.11%) Avaya
11 1 (0.11%) Sage
11 1 (0.11%) Remedy
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