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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analyst
Rank 36 49 41
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Analyst 416 325 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.01% 4.95% 5.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.19% 5.18% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 354 269 255
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 £33,300 £32,550 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
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
6721 6269 5723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.12% 95.40% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5587 4904 4768
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 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
West Yorkshire +8 281 £40,000 -5.88% 38
North Yorkshire +21 75 £42,000 -1.17% 6
South Yorkshire +10 47 £40,000 -8.57% 6
East Yorkshire -1 5 £45,000 -
Business Analyst
England

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

1 348 (39.19%) Business Analysis
2 323 (36.37%) Agile Software Development
3 266 (29.95%) Finance
4 227 (25.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 160 (18.02%) Project Management
6 136 (15.32%) Analytical Skills
7 128 (14.41%) User Acceptance Testing
8 115 (12.95%) Waterfall
9 98 (11.04%) User Stories
10 97 (10.92%) SQL
11 94 (10.59%) ISEB
11 94 (10.59%) Systems Analysis
12 86 (9.68%) Use Case
13 85 (9.57%) UML
14 84 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
15 80 (9.01%) MS Excel
16 78 (8.78%) Scrum
17 77 (8.67%) Data Modelling
18 73 (8.22%) Microsoft
18 73 (8.22%) Change Management
19 68 (7.66%) Management Information System
20 64 (7.21%) MS Visio
20 64 (7.21%) Degree
20 64 (7.21%) Business Process Improvement
21 58 (6.53%) Retail
22 57 (6.42%) BPMN
23 56 (6.31%) E-Commerce
24 51 (5.74%) ERP
24 51 (5.74%) MS Office
25 50 (5.63%) Data Analysis

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 16 (1.80%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.01%) Documentum
2 9 (1.01%) Alfresco
3 6 (0.68%) FileNet
4 5 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.23%) CMS
6 2 (0.23%) Confluence
7 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.11%) JBoss
7 1 (0.11%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 80 (9.01%) MS Excel
2 64 (7.21%) MS Visio
3 51 (5.74%) MS Office
4 28 (3.15%) MS Project
5 14 (1.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 12 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (0.90%) SAP CRM
3 7 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle ASCP
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle Manufacturing
6 1 (0.11%) Hyperion Enterprise
6 1 (0.11%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.11%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.11%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 34 (3.83%) SaaS
2 9 (1.01%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.90%) Internet
2 6 (0.68%) Wireless
3 3 (0.34%) FTP
4 2 (0.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (3.04%) SQL Server
2 23 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (1.58%) Data Mining
5 9 (1.01%) SAP BW
5 9 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (0.56%) NoSQL
8 5 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.34%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Power View
10 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.11%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.11%) BusinessObjects XI
11 1 (0.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 1 (0.11%) SAP BI
11 1 (0.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (2.03%) JIRA
2 16 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (0.34%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.34%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.11%) Eclipse
General
1 266 (29.95%) Finance
2 58 (6.53%) Retail
3 33 (3.72%) Marketing
4 20 (2.25%) Manufacturing
5 13 (1.46%) Banking
6 11 (1.24%) Legal
7 8 (0.90%) Telecoms
7 8 (0.90%) Advertising
7 8 (0.90%) Retail Banking
8 4 (0.45%) Automotive
9 3 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.23%) Law
10 2 (0.23%) Billing
10 2 (0.23%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.11%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (4.05%) XML
2 26 (2.93%) Web Services
3 17 (1.91%) .NET
4 14 (1.58%) XSLT
5 9 (1.01%) HTML
6 6 (0.68%) WSDL
6 6 (0.68%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.23%) Middleware
8 1 (0.11%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.11%) SOAP
8 1 (0.11%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 136 (15.32%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (7.66%) Management Information System
3 24 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 22 (2.48%) User Experience
5 12 (1.35%) Client/Server
6 9 (1.01%) Digital Media
6 9 (1.01%) Data Structures
7 7 (0.79%) Mobile App
7 7 (0.79%) FMCG
7 7 (0.79%) Mathematics
8 5 (0.56%) Data Extraction
9 4 (0.45%) NHS
9 4 (0.45%) Data Conversion
10 3 (0.34%) PMI
11 2 (0.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.23%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.23%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.11%) Life Science
12 1 (0.11%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.11%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.11%) UNIX
1 1 (0.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (39.19%) Business Analysis
2 323 (36.37%) Agile Software Development
3 227 (25.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 160 (18.02%) Project Management
5 128 (14.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 115 (12.95%) Waterfall
7 98 (11.04%) User Stories
8 94 (10.59%) Systems Analysis
9 86 (9.68%) Use Case
10 85 (9.57%) UML
11 84 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
12 78 (8.78%) Scrum
13 77 (8.67%) Data Modelling
14 73 (8.22%) Change Management
15 64 (7.21%) Business Process Improvement
16 57 (6.42%) BPMN
17 56 (6.31%) E-Commerce
18 51 (5.74%) ERP
19 50 (5.63%) Data Analysis
20 48 (5.41%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 97 (10.92%) SQL
2 35 (3.94%) T-SQL
3 9 (1.01%) VBA
3 9 (1.01%) Java
4 7 (0.79%) C
4 7 (0.79%) ABAP
5 5 (0.56%) VB
6 4 (0.45%) C#
7 2 (0.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 94 (10.59%) ISEB
2 64 (7.21%) Degree
3 20 (2.25%) CBAP
4 16 (1.80%) ACCA
4 16 (1.80%) CIMA
5 8 (0.90%) Security Cleared
6 7 (0.79%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 5 (0.56%) PMP
9 4 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.27%) QA
2 12 (1.35%) SLA
3 1 (0.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 2 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 73 (8.22%) Microsoft
2 30 (3.38%) SAP
3 22 (2.48%) Oracle
4 17 (1.91%) Business Objects
5 16 (1.80%) IBM
6 9 (1.01%) BT
6 9 (1.01%) Open Text
6 9 (1.01%) Google
7 8 (0.90%) HP
8 6 (0.68%) EMC
8 6 (0.68%) Stellent
8 6 (0.68%) CODA
9 3 (0.34%) Cognos
10 2 (0.23%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.11%) LexisNexis
11 1 (0.11%) Agilent
11 1 (0.11%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.11%) Cisco
11 1 (0.11%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.11%) Manugistics
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Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + car, pension, benefits
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