Period
to 21 October 2017

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 6 months to 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP)
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1059 1163 1183
Rank change year-on-year +104 +20 +35
Permanent jobs citing CBAP 119 59 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.068% 0.031% 0.054%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 0.12% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 68 63 101
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +1.85% +27.06%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,200 £30,000
90th Percentile £66,875 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -16.67% +27.06%

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 permanent job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 42146 50330 59989
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.21% 26.34% 27.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32367 40426 47857
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

CBAP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CBAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for CBAP in the UK

CBAP
Top 9 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 6 months to 21 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +122 107 £60,000 -4.00% 2
London +105 103 £60,000 -4.00%
UK excluding London +28 14 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Wales +17 10 £40,000 -
South East +54 1 £37,500 -16.67% 1
North of England - 1 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £35,000 - 1
Midlands - 1 £35,000 - 1
North West - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 115 (96.64%) Business Analysis
2 87 (73.11%) Degree
3 83 (69.75%) Finance
4 57 (47.90%) Analytical Skills
5 55 (46.22%) Asset Management
6 52 (43.70%) SDLC
7 48 (40.34%) Mentoring
7 48 (40.34%) Computer Science Degree
7 48 (40.34%) Computer Science
8 47 (39.50%) ISEB
9 45 (37.82%) CISSP
9 45 (37.82%) CISM
9 45 (37.82%) Information Security
9 45 (37.82%) Programme Management
9 45 (37.82%) Wealth Management
9 45 (37.82%) Retail Banking
9 45 (37.82%) Banking
9 45 (37.82%) Investment Banking
9 45 (37.82%) Data Protection
9 45 (37.82%) Product Management
9 45 (37.82%) Coaching
9 45 (37.82%) Cybersecurity
9 45 (37.82%) Identity Access Management
9 45 (37.82%) Security Operations
10 34 (28.57%) User Stories
11 28 (23.53%) IIBA
12 25 (21.01%) MS Visio
13 22 (18.49%) JIRA
14 19 (15.97%) Publishing
14 19 (15.97%) PMI

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 19 (15.97%) Confluence
2 10 (8.40%) CMS
3 2 (1.68%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.84%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 25 (21.01%) MS Visio
2 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (8.40%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (0.84%) Big Data
1 1 (0.84%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 22 (18.49%) JIRA
General
1 83 (69.75%) Finance
2 45 (37.82%) Banking
2 45 (37.82%) Investment Banking
2 45 (37.82%) Retail Banking
3 19 (15.97%) Publishing
4 8 (6.72%) Advertising
5 5 (4.20%) Games
5 5 (4.20%) Retail
6 4 (3.36%) Law
6 4 (3.36%) Legal
7 3 (2.52%) German Language
7 3 (2.52%) Italian Language
7 3 (2.52%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.84%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 118 (99.16%) Analyst
2 117 (98.32%) Business Analyst
3 45 (37.82%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 45 (37.82%) Security Analyst
4 20 (16.81%) Senior Analyst
4 20 (16.81%) Senior Business Analyst
5 11 (9.24%) Digital Analyst
5 11 (9.24%) Digital Business Analyst
5 11 (9.24%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 11 (9.24%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 10 (8.40%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
6 10 (8.40%) Senior E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 8 (6.72%) Finance Business Analyst
7 8 (6.72%) Financial Analyst
7 8 (6.72%) Financial Business Analyst
7 8 (6.72%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 8 (6.72%) Service Analyst
8 7 (5.88%) Publishing Business Analyst
9 6 (5.04%) Web Applications Analyst
9 6 (5.04%) Web Applications Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.36%) .NET
1 4 (3.36%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 57 (47.90%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (40.34%) Computer Science
3 19 (15.97%) PMI
4 6 (5.04%) User Experience
5 5 (4.20%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.52%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.52%) Tandem
7 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.20%) Windows
1 5 (4.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (96.64%) Business Analysis
2 55 (46.22%) Asset Management
3 52 (43.70%) SDLC
4 48 (40.34%) Mentoring
5 45 (37.82%) Coaching
5 45 (37.82%) Cybersecurity
5 45 (37.82%) Data Protection
5 45 (37.82%) Identity Access Management
5 45 (37.82%) Information Security
5 45 (37.82%) Product Management
5 45 (37.82%) Programme Management
5 45 (37.82%) Security Operations
5 45 (37.82%) Wealth Management
6 34 (28.57%) User Stories
7 17 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (13.45%) Project Management
9 15 (12.61%) E-Commerce
9 15 (12.61%) Use Case
10 14 (11.76%) UML
11 13 (10.92%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.29%) SQL
2 5 (4.20%) Java
3 2 (1.68%) VBA
4 1 (0.84%) C
4 1 (0.84%) Python
4 1 (0.84%) R
Qualifications
1 87 (73.11%) Degree
2 48 (40.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 47 (39.50%) ISEB
4 45 (37.82%) CISM
4 45 (37.82%) CISSP
5 28 (23.53%) IIBA
6 19 (15.97%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.36%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (8.40%) Cadence
2 7 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.20%) Informatica
4 1 (0.84%) SAP