Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Analysis
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 107 95
Rank change year-on-year +14 -12 -33
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 137 138 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.76% 2.53% 2.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 2.78% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 118 122 169
Leeds median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £31,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £62,500 £67,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4576 4958 6389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 92.20% 90.89% 91.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3849 4248 5088
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,300
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in Leeds

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in Leeds

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in Leeds over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 87 (63.50%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (40.88%) Finance
3 33 (24.09%) Waterfall
4 32 (23.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (22.63%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (18.98%) Microsoft
7 23 (16.79%) Project Management
7 23 (16.79%) User Stories
8 22 (16.06%) SDLC
9 21 (15.33%) SQL
10 20 (14.60%) Scrum
11 14 (10.22%) SQL Server
11 14 (10.22%) Data Modelling
12 13 (9.49%) Mentoring
13 12 (8.76%) UML
13 12 (8.76%) Retail
14 11 (8.03%) ISEB
14 11 (8.03%) Process Improvement
14 11 (8.03%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (8.03%) Coaching
15 10 (7.30%) ERP
15 10 (7.30%) CRM
16 9 (6.57%) .NET
16 9 (6.57%) Team Foundation Server
16 9 (6.57%) Greenfield Project
17 8 (5.84%) Test Automation
17 8 (5.84%) Business Transformation
17 8 (5.84%) PRINCE2
17 8 (5.84%) C#
18 7 (5.11%) Microsoft Office

Business Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 5 (3.65%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.92%) SAS
3 2 (1.46%) Confluence
4 1 (0.73%) Apache
4 1 (0.73%) nginx
4 1 (0.73%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (5.11%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.92%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.46%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.46%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (1.46%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.73%) HipChat
5 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.38%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (3.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.73%) Exchequer
4 1 (0.73%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.73%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.92%) Office 365
2 2 (1.46%) GitHub
2 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.73%) PaaS
3 1 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.73%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.46%) Big Data
4 2 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.46%) DB2
4 2 (1.46%) MySQL
4 2 (1.46%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.46%) QlikView
5 1 (0.73%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (0.73%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.73%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.65%) Selenium
3 4 (2.92%) Cucumber
3 4 (2.92%) FitNesse
3 4 (2.92%) HP UFT
3 4 (2.92%) SoapUI
3 4 (2.92%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.46%) Axure RP
4 2 (1.46%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (1.46%) Jasmine
4 2 (1.46%) JIRA
4 2 (1.46%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.46%) Subversion
5 1 (0.73%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.73%) Grunt
5 1 (0.73%) gulp
5 1 (0.73%) Protractor
General
1 56 (40.88%) Finance
2 12 (8.76%) Retail
3 6 (4.38%) Marketing
4 5 (3.65%) Legal
5 4 (2.92%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.46%) Banking
7 1 (0.73%) Automotive
7 1 (0.73%) Back Office
7 1 (0.73%) Local Government
7 1 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.73%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 104 (75.91%) Analyst
2 98 (71.53%) Business Analyst
3 20 (14.60%) Senior Analyst
4 18 (13.14%) Senior Business Analyst
5 17 (12.41%) Agile Business Analyst
6 10 (7.30%) Project Analyst
7 9 (6.57%) Business Manager
8 7 (5.11%) Tester
9 6 (4.38%) Business IT Analyst
9 6 (4.38%) Finance Business Analyst
9 6 (4.38%) Financial Analyst
9 6 (4.38%) IT Analyst
9 6 (4.38%) IT Business Analyst
9 6 (4.38%) Junior
9 6 (4.38%) Junior Analyst
9 6 (4.38%) Junior Business Analyst
9 6 (4.38%) Junior Tester
9 6 (4.38%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.65%) Retail Business Analyst
11 4 (2.92%) Regulatory Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.57%) .NET
2 5 (3.65%) Web Services
3 4 (2.92%) SOAP
3 4 (2.92%) WSDL
3 4 (2.92%) XML
3 4 (2.92%) XSD
4 3 (2.19%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.19%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.46%) CSS
5 2 (1.46%) CSS3
5 2 (1.46%) HTML
5 2 (1.46%) HTML5
5 2 (1.46%) jQuery
5 2 (1.46%) LESS
5 2 (1.46%) Node.js
5 2 (1.46%) React
5 2 (1.46%) Sass
5 2 (1.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (1.46%) XHTML
6 1 (0.73%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 31 (22.63%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.57%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (4.38%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.38%) User Experience
4 5 (3.65%) NHS
5 4 (2.92%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.19%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.19%) Social Media
7 1 (0.73%) Blog
7 1 (0.73%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.73%) Fintech
7 1 (0.73%) IVR
7 1 (0.73%) Photography
7 1 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.73%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.46%) Windows
2 1 (0.73%) Linux
2 1 (0.73%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (63.50%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (24.09%) Waterfall
3 32 (23.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (16.79%) Project Management
4 23 (16.79%) User Stories
5 22 (16.06%) SDLC
6 20 (14.60%) Scrum
7 14 (10.22%) Data Modelling
8 13 (9.49%) Mentoring
9 12 (8.76%) UML
10 11 (8.03%) Coaching
10 11 (8.03%) Process Improvement
10 11 (8.03%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (7.30%) CRM
11 10 (7.30%) ERP
12 8 (5.84%) Business Transformation
12 8 (5.84%) PRINCE2
12 8 (5.84%) Test Automation
13 7 (5.11%) Data Management
13 7 (5.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.33%) SQL
2 8 (5.84%) C#
3 5 (3.65%) PHP
4 4 (2.92%) Java
5 3 (2.19%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.46%) Python
6 2 (1.46%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.73%) C
7 1 (0.73%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 11 (8.03%) ISEB
2 3 (2.19%) Degree
2 3 (2.19%) ISTQB
2 3 (2.19%) PMI Certification
2 3 (2.19%) PMP
3 2 (1.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.73%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.38%) Data Quality
1 6 (4.38%) QA
2 3 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.73%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.73%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 5 (3.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (18.98%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.38%) Oracle
3 4 (2.92%) HP
4 3 (2.19%) SAP
5 1 (0.73%) IBM
5 1 (0.73%) Nintex
5 1 (0.73%) Sage