The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CBAP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP)
UK
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 817 906 937
Rank change year-on-year +89 +31  
Permanent jobs citing CBAP 46 33 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.054% 0.034% 0.028%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.12% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 39 29 25
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -23.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £55,750
% change year-on-year +6.66% -32.73%  

CBAP is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 20985 26732 29771
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.64% 27.14% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16369 21503 23355
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CBAP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing CBAP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CBAP in the UK

CBAP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CBAP in the UK

CBAP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CBAP over the 3 months to 23 May 2017.

Salary histogram for CBAP in the UK

CBAP
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CBAP within the UK over the 3 months to 23 May 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
England +80 38 £65,000 +31.31% 3
London +70 32 £65,000 +8.33% 2
City of London +35 8 £65,500 +9.16%
Cardiff +6 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Wales +6 6 £40,000 +14.28%
South Wales +6 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Newport +5 6 £40,000 +14.28%
East of England +13 5 £76,250 +69.44%
Letchworth - 3 - -
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
Essex - 2 £76,250 -
South East +68 1 £50,000 +29.87% 1
Hampshire - 1 £50,000 -
Southampton - 1 £50,000 -
Brentwood - 1 £70,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 May 2017, IT jobs citing CBAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CBAP.

1 78 (84.78%) Business Analysis
2 50 (54.35%) ISEB
3 47 (51.09%) IIBA
4 43 (46.74%) Degree
5 39 (42.39%) Finance
6 35 (38.04%) Use Case
7 33 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (33.70%) UML
9 30 (32.61%) Analytical Skills
10 27 (29.35%) Law
11 23 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 22 (23.91%) Data Modelling
13 20 (21.74%) Legal
13 20 (21.74%) Waterfall
14 19 (20.65%) User Stories
14 19 (20.65%) MS Visio
15 18 (19.57%) PRINCE2
16 17 (18.48%) Project Management
16 17 (18.48%) Requirements Management
17 15 (16.30%) Change Management
18 14 (15.22%) JIRA
18 14 (15.22%) Wireframes
19 13 (14.13%) Virtual Team
19 13 (14.13%) Wealth Management
19 13 (14.13%) .NET Framework
19 13 (14.13%) Performance Monitoring
19 13 (14.13%) .NET
20 12 (13.04%) Confluence
20 12 (13.04%) BPMN
20 12 (13.04%) SDLC

CBAP
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 12 (13.04%) Confluence
2 3 (3.26%) CMS
3 2 (2.17%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.09%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 19 (20.65%) MS Visio
2 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (5.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.35%) Big Data
2 2 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.17%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (15.22%) JIRA
General
1 39 (42.39%) Finance
2 27 (29.35%) Law
3 20 (21.74%) Legal
4 8 (8.70%) Advertising
4 8 (8.70%) Retail
5 7 (7.61%) Games
6 5 (5.43%) Publishing
7 2 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 87 (94.57%) Analyst
2 83 (90.22%) Business Analyst
3 16 (17.39%) Legal Analyst
4 15 (16.30%) Software Analyst
5 13 (14.13%) Lead Business Analyst
5 13 (14.13%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
6 12 (13.04%) Service Analyst
7 9 (9.78%) Finance Business Analyst
7 9 (9.78%) Financial Analyst
7 9 (9.78%) Product Analyst
8 8 (8.70%) Financial Business Analyst
8 8 (8.70%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 7 (7.61%) Agile Business Analyst
9 7 (7.61%) Product Business Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) Digital Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) Digital Business Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) Payments Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) Payments Business Analyst
11 4 (4.35%) Business Manager
11 4 (4.35%) Wrap Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.13%) .NET
1 13 (14.13%) .NET Framework
2 3 (3.26%) Web Services
2 3 (3.26%) XML
3 2 (2.17%) SAP XI
4 1 (1.09%) HTML
4 1 (1.09%) HTML5
4 1 (1.09%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 30 (32.61%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (14.13%) Virtual Team
3 9 (9.78%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.43%) PMI
5 4 (4.35%) Fintech
6 3 (3.26%) Mainframe
6 3 (3.26%) User Experience
7 2 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.09%) FMCG
8 1 (1.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.09%) Windows
1 1 (1.09%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (84.78%) Business Analysis
2 35 (38.04%) Use Case
3 33 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (33.70%) UML
5 22 (23.91%) Data Modelling
6 20 (21.74%) Waterfall
7 19 (20.65%) User Stories
8 18 (19.57%) PRINCE2
9 17 (18.48%) Project Management
9 17 (18.48%) Requirements Management
10 15 (16.30%) Change Management
11 14 (15.22%) Wireframes
12 13 (14.13%) Performance Monitoring
12 13 (14.13%) Wealth Management
13 12 (13.04%) BPMN
13 12 (13.04%) SDLC
14 9 (9.78%) Domain Models
14 9 (9.78%) Logical Data Model
14 9 (9.78%) Scrum
15 8 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.96%) SQL
2 4 (4.35%) Python
2 4 (4.35%) R
3 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 50 (54.35%) ISEB
2 47 (51.09%) IIBA
3 43 (46.74%) Degree
4 5 (5.43%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.70%) PMO
2 4 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) HDFS
Vendors
1 23 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.17%) Cadence
2 2 (2.17%) SAP
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