The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
Wales / South Wales
Rank 53 51 61
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 33 50 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.89% 4.02% 3.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.56% 4.93% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 33 44 41
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,000 £45,000
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 South Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 723 1015 984
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 85.16% 81.66% 83.96%
Number of salaries quoted 620 859 859
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,675 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,900 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Business Analysis in South Wales

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in South Wales over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Analysis in South Wales

Business Analysis
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 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
Newport 0 20 £38,862 +11.03% 3
Cardiff -1 15 £40,000 -3.61% 2
Bridgend - 1 £42,500 -
Business Analysis
Wales

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 46 (59.74%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (45.45%) Finance
3 27 (35.06%) ISEB
4 22 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (25.97%) Advertising
6 19 (24.68%) Project Management
7 17 (22.08%) Systems Analysis
7 17 (22.08%) Use Case
8 16 (20.78%) Degree
9 15 (19.48%) Microsoft
10 14 (18.18%) Waterfall
11 13 (16.88%) User Stories
11 13 (16.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (15.58%) MS Office
12 12 (15.58%) SDLC
13 9 (11.69%) BPMN
13 9 (11.69%) Line Management
14 8 (10.39%) Test Scripting
14 8 (10.39%) iSeries
14 8 (10.39%) IIBA
14 8 (10.39%) CBAP
14 8 (10.39%) ITIL
14 8 (10.39%) SQL
14 8 (10.39%) Data Modelling
14 8 (10.39%) Validation
14 8 (10.39%) Software Testing
15 7 (9.09%) Incident Management
15 7 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
16 6 (7.79%) Management Information System
16 6 (7.79%) SEO

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 12 (15.58%) MS Office
2 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Visualfiles
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) JIRA
General
1 35 (45.45%) Finance
2 20 (25.97%) Advertising
3 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 71 (92.21%) Analyst
2 61 (79.22%) Business Analyst
3 12 (15.58%) Agile Business Analyst
4 8 (10.39%) Applications Support
4 8 (10.39%) Applications Support Analyst
4 8 (10.39%) Support Analyst
5 6 (7.79%) Finance Business Analyst
5 6 (7.79%) Financial Analyst
5 6 (7.79%) Financial Business Analyst
5 6 (7.79%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 6 (7.79%) Service Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Technical Business Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Business Process Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Process Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Team Leader
8 3 (3.90%) Business Analyst Team Leader
8 3 (3.90%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.39%) iSeries
3 6 (7.79%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.49%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.30%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (59.74%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (24.68%) Project Management
3 17 (22.08%) Systems Analysis
3 17 (22.08%) Use Case
4 14 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 13 (16.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (16.88%) User Stories
6 12 (15.58%) SDLC
7 9 (11.69%) BPMN
7 9 (11.69%) Line Management
8 8 (10.39%) Data Modelling
8 8 (10.39%) ITIL
8 8 (10.39%) Software Testing
8 8 (10.39%) Test Scripting
8 8 (10.39%) Validation
9 7 (9.09%) Incident Management
10 6 (7.79%) Case Management
10 6 (7.79%) Conflict Management
10 6 (7.79%) SEO
10 6 (7.79%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.39%) SQL
2 2 (2.60%) C
3 1 (1.30%) C#
Qualifications
1 27 (35.06%) ISEB
2 16 (20.78%) Degree
3 8 (10.39%) CBAP
3 8 (10.39%) IIBA
4 7 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.30%) MCP
5 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (19.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.19%) IBM
3 1 (1.30%) Alteryx
3 1 (1.30%) Epicor
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle
3 1 (1.30%) Tableau
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