Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 78 65
Rank change year-on-year +22 -13 -15
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 23 32 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.92% 2.35% 3.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.19% 2.65% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27 38 59
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.09%
10th Percentile £36,000 £26,625 £32,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £63,875 £58,750
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%

Business Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 721 1207 1341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 91.61% 88.49% 85.09%
Number of salaries quoted 639 1094 1134
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £36,125 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.73% -0.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £24,200 £22,500 £23,075
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,875 £55,000
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year +4.00% +3.45% +3.57%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Cardiff

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Cardiff.

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Cardiff

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Cardiff over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 17 (73.91%) Finance
2 12 (52.17%) Project Management
3 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (30.43%) Degree
4 7 (30.43%) Use Case
5 6 (26.09%) Business Process Analysis
5 6 (26.09%) IIBA
5 6 (26.09%) CBAP
5 6 (26.09%) ISEB
5 6 (26.09%) Advertising
5 6 (26.09%) Scrum
6 5 (21.74%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (21.74%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (17.39%) JIRA
7 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (17.39%) C
8 3 (13.04%) PRINCE
8 3 (13.04%) Digital Transformation Strategy
8 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (13.04%) Change Control
8 3 (13.04%) Office 365
8 3 (13.04%) User Stories
8 3 (13.04%) Coaching
9 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (8.70%) SDLC
9 2 (8.70%) Process Management
9 2 (8.70%) JD Edwards
9 2 (8.70%) Sage
9 2 (8.70%) Oracle

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (13.04%) Office 365
3 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (73.91%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Analyst
2 15 (65.22%) Business Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Finance Business Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Financial Analyst
4 6 (26.09%) Financial Business Analyst
4 6 (26.09%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 6 (26.09%) Service Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Functional Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Business Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Business Process Architect
6 2 (8.70%) ERP Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) ERP Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Project Management
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) Use Case
4 6 (26.09%) Business Process Analysis
4 6 (26.09%) Scrum
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) Change Control
6 3 (13.04%) Coaching
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.04%) Digital Transformation Strategy
6 3 (13.04%) PRINCE
6 3 (13.04%) User Stories
7 2 (8.70%) ERP
7 2 (8.70%) Process Management
7 2 (8.70%) SDLC
8 1 (4.35%) Business Transformation
8 1 (4.35%) CRM
8 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
8 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.35%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) C
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) CBAP
2 6 (26.09%) IIBA
2 6 (26.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) JD Edwards
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Sage
2 2 (8.70%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Guidewire