The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 77 73
Rank change year-on-year -13 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 2500 3476 3871
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.12% 3.56% 3.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 4.02% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2038 2888 3194
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Business Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 71349 86405 87982
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.14% 88.62% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 59178 72302 71950
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in England

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in England

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in England

Business Analysis
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the England region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 1239 £60,000 +9.09% 139
South East -32 341 £50,000 - 47
Yorkshire -5 174 £45,000 +12.50% 16
North West -38 162 £43,125 +7.81% 22
South West +34 158 £45,000 +5.88% 18
East of England -45 158 £47,500 -5.00% 13
West Midlands -4 155 £43,000 +1.17% 28
East Midlands +15 92 £45,000 - 11
North East -27 14 £42,500 - 6
Business Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 England region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 2002 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
2 1981 (39.36%) Finance
3 1261 (25.05%) Project Management
4 1098 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 844 (16.77%) SQL
6 800 (15.90%) Degree
7 790 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
8 689 (13.69%) Microsoft
9 623 (12.38%) Waterfall
10 601 (11.94%) Banking
11 577 (11.46%) Scrum
12 568 (11.29%) Retail
13 541 (10.75%) SDLC
14 507 (10.07%) User Acceptance Testing
15 488 (9.70%) PRINCE2
16 484 (9.62%) User Stories
17 482 (9.58%) CRM
18 472 (9.38%) ISEB
19 459 (9.12%) MS Excel
20 445 (8.84%) Change Management
21 410 (8.15%) Business Intelligence
22 399 (7.93%) .NET
23 385 (7.65%) SAP
24 378 (7.51%) SQL Server
25 373 (7.41%) Use Case
26 339 (6.74%) UML
27 330 (6.56%) E-Commerce
28 322 (6.40%) Marketing
29 296 (5.88%) Management Information System
30 286 (5.68%) QA

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 165 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 87 (1.73%) Confluence
3 42 (0.83%) WebSphere
4 34 (0.68%) CMS
5 32 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 29 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
7 18 (0.36%) Apache
8 13 (0.26%) Moodle
8 13 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
9 12 (0.24%) IIS
9 12 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
9 12 (0.24%) SAS
10 11 (0.22%) Apache Spark
10 11 (0.22%) Tomcat
11 10 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (0.18%) IBM Notes
12 9 (0.18%) Skype for Business
12 9 (0.18%) WebLogic
13 8 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
14 7 (0.14%) Documentum
Applications
1 459 (9.12%) MS Excel
2 272 (5.40%) MS Visio
3 231 (4.59%) MS Office
4 123 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 108 (2.15%) MS Project
6 8 (0.16%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.040%) InDesign
8 2 (0.040%) SPSS Modeler
9 1 (0.020%) EngageOne
9 1 (0.020%) InVision
Business Applications
1 119 (2.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 76 (1.51%) SAP FI
3 70 (1.39%) SAP SCM
4 68 (1.35%) SAP CO
4 68 (1.35%) SAP FI/CO
5 51 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
6 47 (0.93%) SAP SD
7 45 (0.89%) SAP PP
8 43 (0.85%) SAP MM
9 38 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
9 38 (0.76%) SAP CRM
10 32 (0.64%) SAP ERP
11 28 (0.56%) SAP WM
12 27 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
13 26 (0.52%) Oracle Retail
14 24 (0.48%) SAP QM
15 22 (0.44%) PeopleSoft Financials
16 19 (0.38%) Sonata
17 18 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
18 15 (0.30%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 90 (1.79%) SaaS
2 62 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
3 40 (0.79%) Office 365
4 27 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
5 26 (0.52%) PaaS
6 13 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
7 10 (0.20%) Force.com
7 10 (0.20%) GitHub
8 9 (0.18%) FinancialForce.com
8 9 (0.18%) Google Analytics
8 9 (0.18%) Yammer
9 8 (0.16%) Lucidchart
10 7 (0.14%) IaaS
11 6 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
11 6 (0.12%) Data Lake Analytics
12 5 (0.099%) Mimecast
13 3 (0.060%) G Suite
13 3 (0.060%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 2 (0.040%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 93 (1.85%) Internet
2 71 (1.41%) Intranet
3 22 (0.44%) Firewall
3 22 (0.44%) HTTP
4 12 (0.24%) Extranet
5 9 (0.18%) LDAP
5 9 (0.18%) SAN
6 8 (0.16%) ATM
6 8 (0.16%) LAN
6 8 (0.16%) WAN
7 6 (0.12%) DNS
8 5 (0.099%) SMS
8 5 (0.099%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.079%) CTI
9 4 (0.079%) FTP
9 4 (0.079%) Network Security
10 3 (0.060%) 3GPP
10 3 (0.060%) Broadband
10 3 (0.060%) Skype
10 3 (0.060%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 378 (7.51%) SQL Server
2 138 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 132 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
4 91 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 89 (1.77%) Big Data
6 77 (1.53%) Relational Database
7 69 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 68 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
9 55 (1.09%) SAP BW
10 54 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
11 52 (1.03%) QlikView
11 52 (1.03%) SAP HANA
12 44 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
13 42 (0.83%) Power BI
14 38 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
15 32 (0.64%) Oracle BI EE
16 24 (0.48%) MySQL
17 21 (0.42%) Hadoop
18 19 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
19 18 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 187 (3.72%) JIRA
2 73 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 55 (1.09%) Jenkins
3 55 (1.09%) Selenium
4 54 (1.07%) Visual Studio
5 39 (0.77%) Cucumber
6 34 (0.68%) Git (software)
7 31 (0.62%) SpecFlow
8 24 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 21 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 19 (0.38%) Moq
10 19 (0.38%) Subversion
11 16 (0.32%) Maven
12 15 (0.30%) Appium
12 15 (0.30%) Hudson
13 13 (0.26%) Octopus Deploy
13 13 (0.26%) TeamCity
14 12 (0.24%) FitNesse
14 12 (0.24%) JIRA Agile
14 12 (0.24%) WebDriver
General
1 1981 (39.36%) Finance
2 601 (11.94%) Banking
3 568 (11.29%) Retail
4 322 (6.40%) Marketing
5 273 (5.42%) Legal
6 215 (4.27%) Back Office
7 186 (3.70%) Front Office
8 153 (3.04%) Law
9 149 (2.96%) Telecoms
10 147 (2.92%) Investment Banking
11 138 (2.74%) Manufacturing
12 94 (1.87%) Advertising
13 74 (1.47%) Corporate Banking
14 69 (1.37%) Financial Institution
15 52 (1.03%) Publishing
16 46 (0.91%) Private Banking
17 43 (0.85%) Games
18 33 (0.66%) Local Government
18 33 (0.66%) Spanish Language
19 32 (0.64%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3255 (64.67%) Analyst
2 2785 (55.33%) Business Analyst
3 402 (7.99%) Consultant
4 388 (7.71%) Senior Analyst
5 355 (7.05%) Project Manager
6 331 (6.58%) Senior Business Analyst
7 303 (6.02%) Agile Business Analyst
8 267 (5.30%) Developer
9 262 (5.21%) IT Analyst
10 256 (5.09%) IT Business Analyst
11 254 (5.05%) Business IT Analyst
12 223 (4.43%) Financial Analyst
13 206 (4.09%) Architect
14 192 (3.81%) Digital Business Analyst
15 191 (3.79%) Digital Analyst
16 189 (3.76%) Finance Business Analyst
17 161 (3.20%) SAP Analyst
18 160 (3.18%) Banking Analyst
19 154 (3.06%) Business Manager
20 142 (2.82%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 399 (7.93%) .NET
2 207 (4.11%) XML
3 191 (3.79%) HTML
4 132 (2.62%) Web Services
5 114 (2.27%) ASP.NET
6 77 (1.53%) CSS
7 68 (1.35%) HTML5
8 62 (1.23%) Middleware
9 60 (1.19%) REST
10 57 (1.13%) .NET Framework
11 55 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 51 (1.01%) FIX Protocol
13 47 (0.93%) SOAP
14 42 (0.83%) JSON
15 41 (0.81%) AngularJS
16 38 (0.76%) jQuery
17 37 (0.74%) ASP.NET Web API
18 33 (0.66%) Node.js
19 23 (0.46%) FpML
20 22 (0.44%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 790 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
2 296 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 221 (4.39%) User Experience
4 182 (3.62%) Fixed Income
5 172 (3.42%) Computer Science
6 125 (2.48%) Derivative
7 123 (2.44%) Fintech
8 112 (2.23%) Mobile App
9 102 (2.03%) Equities
10 78 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
11 72 (1.43%) PMI
12 67 (1.33%) FMCG
13 65 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 63 (1.25%) NHS
15 59 (1.17%) Credit Risk
16 48 (0.95%) iPad
17 45 (0.89%) Hedge funds
18 42 (0.83%) Online Banking
19 36 (0.72%) Data Centre
20 33 (0.66%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 110 (2.19%) Windows
2 44 (0.87%) Windows Server
3 43 (0.85%) Linux
4 40 (0.79%) Unix
5 36 (0.72%) Apple iOS
6 26 (0.52%) Android
7 11 (0.22%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.060%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.060%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.040%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.040%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.020%) AIX
10 1 (0.020%) Solaris
10 1 (0.020%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2002 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
2 1261 (25.05%) Project Management
3 1098 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 623 (12.38%) Waterfall
5 577 (11.46%) Scrum
6 541 (10.75%) SDLC
7 507 (10.07%) User Acceptance Testing
8 488 (9.70%) PRINCE2
9 484 (9.62%) User Stories
10 482 (9.58%) CRM
11 445 (8.84%) Change Management
12 410 (8.15%) Business Intelligence
13 373 (7.41%) Use Case
14 339 (6.74%) UML
15 330 (6.56%) E-Commerce
16 274 (5.44%) Mentoring
17 267 (5.30%) Data Modelling
18 260 (5.17%) ITIL
19 259 (5.15%) ERP
20 254 (5.05%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 844 (16.77%) SQL
2 283 (5.62%) C#
3 209 (4.15%) Java
4 161 (3.20%) JavaScript
5 90 (1.79%) C
6 78 (1.55%) ABAP
7 62 (1.23%) T-SQL
8 55 (1.09%) VBA
9 47 (0.93%) Python
10 39 (0.77%) PHP
11 31 (0.62%) VB.NET
12 28 (0.56%) R
13 25 (0.50%) PowerShell
13 25 (0.50%) Scala
13 25 (0.50%) VB
14 21 (0.42%) PL/SQL
15 19 (0.38%) Perl
16 18 (0.36%) C++
17 17 (0.34%) Apex Code
18 15 (0.30%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 800 (15.90%) Degree
2 472 (9.38%) ISEB
3 109 (2.17%) Security Cleared
4 107 (2.13%) PMI Certification
5 75 (1.49%) IIBA
6 66 (1.31%) CBAP
7 59 (1.17%) PMP
8 42 (0.83%) ISTQB
9 40 (0.79%) DV Cleared
10 38 (0.76%) SC Cleared
11 28 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
12 26 (0.52%) MBA
13 23 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 22 (0.44%) CIMA
15 21 (0.42%) APMP
16 20 (0.40%) CISA
16 20 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 19 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
18 11 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 10 (0.20%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 286 (5.68%) QA
2 150 (2.98%) MiFID
3 130 (2.58%) PMO
4 34 (0.68%) EMIR
5 30 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 24 (0.48%) Basel II
7 23 (0.46%) Data Quality
8 21 (0.42%) Basel III
9 20 (0.40%) SLA
10 19 (0.38%) ISO 9001
11 16 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 15 (0.30%) ISO 14001
13 13 (0.26%) FATCA
13 13 (0.26%) SEPA
14 10 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
14 10 (0.20%) GDPR
14 10 (0.20%) PCI DSS
15 7 (0.14%) HL7
15 7 (0.14%) Solvency II
16 6 (0.12%) P3O
System Software
1 36 (0.72%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.22%) Docker
3 5 (0.099%) HDFS
3 5 (0.099%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.060%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.040%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.040%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.020%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.020%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (0.34%) Puppet
3 10 (0.20%) RSA Archer
4 8 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.079%) Ansible
5 4 (0.079%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (0.060%) WMI
7 2 (0.040%) Nagios
7 2 (0.040%) SCCM
7 2 (0.040%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.040%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.020%) Ambari
8 1 (0.020%) Dollar Universe
8 1 (0.020%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.020%) Graphite
8 1 (0.020%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.020%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.020%) Oozie
8 1 (0.020%) SCOM
Vendors
1 689 (13.69%) Microsoft
2 385 (7.65%) SAP
3 251 (4.99%) Oracle
4 163 (3.24%) Salesforce.com
5 81 (1.61%) IBM
6 53 (1.05%) Tableau
7 47 (0.93%) HP
8 38 (0.76%) Cognos
9 37 (0.74%) Hyperion
10 34 (0.68%) Cognizant
11 33 (0.66%) Sage
12 32 (0.64%) Atlassian
13 26 (0.52%) Bloomberg
14 25 (0.50%) Vermilion
15 24 (0.48%) ATG
15 24 (0.48%) hybris
15 24 (0.48%) JD Edwards
15 24 (0.48%) PeopleSoft
16 23 (0.46%) Infor
16 23 (0.46%) Retek
Derby, Derbyshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + bonus, pension, holidays etc
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £55,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £55000 - £65001 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + tbc
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum £65,000 - £75,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £47000 per annum + BONUS, CAR ALLOWANCE, PENSION
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Highways England Company Ltd
Salary: £40188 - £44208 Per Annum plus 26 days holiday + bank holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Plus benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £51,000 per annum Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension, Healt
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Up to £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + plus large bonus and package
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago