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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 34 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 465 252 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.30% 4.76% 4.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.53% 5.03% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 380 214 235
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
7123 5008 5617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.53% 94.69% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5657 3972 4627
Average salary £37,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 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 18 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
West Yorkshire +16 348 £37,500 -11.76% 45
North Yorkshire +21 62 £42,500 +13.33% 7
South Yorkshire -11 46 £37,500 -5.06% 6
East Yorkshire +2 7 £42,500 +21.42%
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 338 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
2 334 (39.39%) Business Analysis
3 289 (34.08%) Finance
4 174 (20.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 145 (17.10%) Project Management
6 130 (15.33%) Analytical Skills
7 123 (14.50%) Business Intelligence
8 114 (13.44%) UML
9 111 (13.09%) SQL
10 108 (12.74%) Scrum
11 100 (11.79%) User Stories
12 72 (8.49%) Retail
13 70 (8.25%) Use Case
13 70 (8.25%) User Acceptance Testing
14 68 (8.02%) E-Commerce
14 68 (8.02%) ISEB
15 59 (6.96%) Mentoring
16 57 (6.72%) Data Analysis
17 56 (6.60%) Systems Analysis
18 54 (6.37%) Data Modelling
19 53 (6.25%) Waterfall
20 52 (6.13%) Data Warehouse
21 51 (6.01%) Banking
22 48 (5.66%) Migration
22 48 (5.66%) MS Excel
23 47 (5.54%) Microsoft
23 47 (5.54%) Supplier Management
24 46 (5.42%) Degree
24 46 (5.42%) Data Migration
25 45 (5.31%) XML

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 15 (1.77%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.18%) Confluence
3 9 (1.06%) WebSphere
4 8 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (0.35%) CMS
6 2 (0.24%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.12%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 48 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 34 (4.01%) MS Office
3 29 (3.42%) MS Visio
4 16 (1.89%) MS Project
5 7 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (0.35%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.35%) Oracle ASCP
5 2 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.24%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 2 (0.24%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.24%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.12%) Magento
6 1 (0.12%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.12%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 33 (3.89%) SaaS
2 9 (1.06%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.59%) Internet
2 3 (0.35%) Intranet
3 2 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.24%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (6.13%) Data Warehouse
2 35 (4.13%) SQL Server
3 30 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (3.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 25 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (1.89%) Relational Database
6 14 (1.65%) Oracle Database
7 12 (1.42%) RDBMS
8 7 (0.83%) NoSQL
8 7 (0.83%) SAP BW
9 6 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (0.59%) MS Access
11 4 (0.47%) QlikView
11 4 (0.47%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.24%) MySQL
13 1 (0.12%) Big Data
13 1 (0.12%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 33 (3.89%) JIRA
2 14 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.06%) Eclipse
4 6 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (0.47%) Rational Rose
5 4 (0.47%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.12%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Forms
General
1 289 (34.08%) Finance
2 72 (8.49%) Retail
3 51 (6.01%) Banking
4 16 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 10 (1.18%) Marketing
6 9 (1.06%) Telecoms
7 7 (0.83%) Legal
7 7 (0.83%) Retail Banking
8 6 (0.71%) French Language
8 6 (0.71%) German Language
8 6 (0.71%) Games
8 6 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (0.71%) Back Office
9 3 (0.35%) Advertising
10 2 (0.24%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.24%) Law
11 1 (0.12%) Billing
11 1 (0.12%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (5.31%) XML
2 38 (4.48%) Web Services
3 25 (2.95%) .NET
3 25 (2.95%) XSLT
4 11 (1.30%) HTML
5 9 (1.06%) SOAP
5 9 (1.06%) Hibernate
6 8 (0.94%) RESTful
7 4 (0.47%) ODBC
8 3 (0.35%) WSDL
9 2 (0.24%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.12%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 130 (15.33%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (2.48%) Management Information System
3 16 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (1.18%) Client/Server
5 9 (1.06%) FMCG
5 9 (1.06%) User Experience
5 9 (1.06%) IVR
6 6 (0.71%) Visualisation
7 5 (0.59%) Online Games
8 4 (0.47%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.24%) NHS
9 2 (0.24%) PMI
9 2 (0.24%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.24%) Data Conversion
9 2 (0.24%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.24%) Open Source
10 1 (0.12%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.12%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.12%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.12%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (1.18%) UNIX
2 1 (0.12%) Windows
2 1 (0.12%) Solaris
2 1 (0.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
2 334 (39.39%) Business Analysis
3 174 (20.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 145 (17.10%) Project Management
5 123 (14.50%) Business Intelligence
6 114 (13.44%) UML
7 108 (12.74%) Scrum
8 100 (11.79%) User Stories
9 70 (8.25%) Use Case
9 70 (8.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 68 (8.02%) E-Commerce
11 59 (6.96%) Mentoring
12 57 (6.72%) Data Analysis
13 56 (6.60%) Systems Analysis
14 54 (6.37%) Data Modelling
15 53 (6.25%) Waterfall
16 48 (5.66%) Migration
17 47 (5.54%) Supplier Management
18 46 (5.42%) Data Migration
19 44 (5.19%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 111 (13.09%) SQL
2 42 (4.95%) T-SQL
3 29 (3.42%) Java
4 11 (1.30%) PL/SQL
5 7 (0.83%) VBA
6 3 (0.35%) VB
6 3 (0.35%) C#
7 2 (0.24%) PHP
8 1 (0.12%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 68 (8.02%) ISEB
2 46 (5.42%) Degree
3 10 (1.18%) CIMA
4 9 (1.06%) ACCA
4 9 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (0.83%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.47%) CISSP
6 4 (0.47%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.47%) CBAP
7 3 (0.35%) PMP
8 2 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.12%) MBA
9 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.48%) QA
2 13 (1.53%) SLA
Vendors
1 47 (5.54%) Microsoft
2 44 (5.19%) Oracle
3 25 (2.95%) SAP
4 18 (2.12%) JD Edwards
5 9 (1.06%) JBoss
5 9 (1.06%) Google
6 8 (0.94%) Business Objects
7 6 (0.71%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.35%) CheckPoint
8 3 (0.35%) Cognos
9 2 (0.24%) CODA
9 2 (0.24%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.12%) Lotus
10 1 (0.12%) CA
10 1 (0.12%) Avaya
10 1 (0.12%) Sage
10 1 (0.12%) Primavera
10 1 (0.12%) Remedy
10 1 (0.12%) Unisys
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Salary: £10000 - £100000 per annum + Co Car, Pension, Health, Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: C£40-45K + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
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Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, Yorkshire
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum +bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Company Car, Pension, Flexible
Posted: 2 days ago
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Search Consultancy
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
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Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35K to £45K + 7.5 - 15% bonus + 29 days holiday + penison, health etc
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Pension etc
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