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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 34 48 42
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 446 310 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.27% 5.01% 5.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.48% 5.22% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 384 258 278
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
6882 5940 5970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.71% 95.95% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5703 4656 5005
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 December 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 December 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 +11 305 £40,000 -4.76% 31
North Yorkshire +19 80 £40,000 -11.11% 11
South Yorkshire -4 54 £38,750 -8.82% 4
East Yorkshire - 3 £37,500 -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 356 (38.61%) Business Analysis
2 349 (37.85%) Agile Software Development
3 285 (30.91%) Finance
4 237 (25.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 150 (16.27%) Project Management
6 142 (15.40%) Analytical Skills
7 126 (13.67%) User Stories
8 117 (12.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 111 (12.04%) Waterfall
10 99 (10.74%) SQL
11 97 (10.52%) UML
12 95 (10.30%) Business Intelligence
13 94 (10.20%) ISEB
14 93 (10.09%) Systems Analysis
15 92 (9.98%) Use Case
16 78 (8.46%) MS Excel
17 77 (8.35%) Scrum
18 76 (8.24%) Data Modelling
19 75 (8.13%) Change Management
20 70 (7.59%) Retail
20 70 (7.59%) Business Process Improvement
21 68 (7.38%) Microsoft
22 63 (6.83%) Data Analysis
23 61 (6.62%) Degree
23 61 (6.62%) MS Visio
24 60 (6.51%) Management Information System
25 59 (6.40%) ERP
26 56 (6.07%) Supplier Management
27 55 (5.97%) BPMN
28 54 (5.86%) CRM

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (1.63%) SharePoint
2 6 (0.65%) Documentum
2 6 (0.65%) FileNet
2 6 (0.65%) Alfresco
3 5 (0.54%) Confluence
3 5 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.22%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.11%) JBoss
5 1 (0.11%) CMS
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 78 (8.46%) MS Excel
2 61 (6.62%) MS Visio
3 54 (5.86%) MS Office
4 28 (3.04%) MS Project
5 15 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
1 11 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (0.87%) SAP CRM
3 7 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (0.33%) Oracle ASCP
4 3 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 2 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.22%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 2 (0.22%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.11%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.11%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.11%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 32 (3.47%) SaaS
2 11 (1.19%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.65%) Wireless
2 4 (0.43%) Internet
3 2 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.22%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (2.82%) SQL Server
2 23 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (1.19%) SAP BW
7 10 (1.08%) Data Mining
8 9 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (0.65%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.33%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Power View
12 2 (0.22%) MySQL
12 2 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.11%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.11%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.11%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.11%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.11%) QlikView
13 1 (0.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 28 (3.04%) JIRA
2 22 (2.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (0.54%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.54%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.11%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 285 (30.91%) Finance
2 70 (7.59%) Retail
3 31 (3.36%) Marketing
4 21 (2.28%) Manufacturing
5 16 (1.74%) Banking
6 12 (1.30%) Legal
7 9 (0.98%) Retail Banking
8 7 (0.76%) Advertising
9 6 (0.65%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.43%) Automotive
11 3 (0.33%) Law
11 3 (0.33%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.22%) Billing
12 2 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.22%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.11%) Games
13 1 (0.11%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (4.88%) XML
2 33 (3.58%) Web Services
3 25 (2.71%) XSLT
4 15 (1.63%) .NET
5 8 (0.87%) HTML
6 4 (0.43%) WSDL
6 4 (0.43%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.11%) Drools
7 1 (0.11%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 142 (15.40%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (6.51%) Management Information System
3 28 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (2.28%) User Experience
5 16 (1.74%) Client/Server
6 9 (0.98%) Digital Media
6 9 (0.98%) Mobile App
6 9 (0.98%) Data Structures
7 7 (0.76%) FMCG
8 5 (0.54%) Data Extraction
8 5 (0.54%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.43%) NHS
9 4 (0.43%) Data Conversion
9 4 (0.43%) PMI
10 3 (0.33%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.22%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.22%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.22%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.11%) UNIX
1 1 (0.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (38.61%) Business Analysis
2 349 (37.85%) Agile Software Development
3 237 (25.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 150 (16.27%) Project Management
5 126 (13.67%) User Stories
6 117 (12.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 111 (12.04%) Waterfall
8 97 (10.52%) UML
9 95 (10.30%) Business Intelligence
10 93 (10.09%) Systems Analysis
11 92 (9.98%) Use Case
12 77 (8.35%) Scrum
13 76 (8.24%) Data Modelling
14 75 (8.13%) Change Management
15 70 (7.59%) Business Process Improvement
16 63 (6.83%) Data Analysis
17 59 (6.40%) ERP
18 56 (6.07%) Supplier Management
19 55 (5.97%) BPMN
20 54 (5.86%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 99 (10.74%) SQL
2 36 (3.90%) T-SQL
3 9 (0.98%) VBA
3 9 (0.98%) Java
4 7 (0.76%) ABAP
5 5 (0.54%) VB
5 5 (0.54%) C
5 5 (0.54%) C#
6 2 (0.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 94 (10.20%) ISEB
2 61 (6.62%) Degree
3 20 (2.17%) CBAP
4 15 (1.63%) ACCA
4 15 (1.63%) CIMA
5 8 (0.87%) PMI Certification
6 6 (0.65%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 6 (0.65%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.54%) PMP
8 4 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.33%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.49%) QA
2 14 (1.52%) SLA
3 1 (0.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 68 (7.38%) Microsoft
2 32 (3.47%) SAP
3 24 (2.60%) Oracle
4 19 (2.06%) Business Objects
5 14 (1.52%) IBM
6 12 (1.30%) JD Edwards
7 11 (1.19%) Google
8 8 (0.87%) BT
9 7 (0.76%) CODA
10 6 (0.65%) Stellent
10 6 (0.65%) Open Text
10 6 (0.65%) HP
10 6 (0.65%) EMC
11 4 (0.43%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.22%) Hyperion
12 2 (0.22%) Cognos
13 1 (0.11%) Agilent
13 1 (0.11%) Remedy
13 1 (0.11%) LexisNexis
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + car
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Excellent benefits, including Free Parking
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + 8% pension, 25 hols, health etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Incommunities
Salary: From £15,580 to £17,447 per annum + 2 hours overtime each week
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, health care, bonus
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