Period
to 23 November 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP)
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1081 1167 1177
Rank change year-on-year +86 +10 0
Permanent jobs citing CBAP 108 70 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.037% 0.055%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.14% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 56 63 103
UK median annual salary £49,776 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.50% +1.85% +28.57%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year -15.79% -12.04% +28.57%

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 43221 49687 59678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.99% 26.18% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 33227 39832 47689
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,969
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CBAP in the UK

CBAP
Top 10 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 23 November 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 +85 99 £60,000 -4.00% 1
London +70 92 £60,000 -4.00%
UK excluding London +19 15 £40,000 -15.79% 2
Wales +11 8 £40,000 - 1
South East +31 3 £45,000 -7.69% 1
North of England +9 1 £35,000 -17.65%
South West +2 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
North West - 1 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 107 (99.07%) Business Analysis
2 82 (75.93%) Degree
3 76 (70.37%) Finance
4 53 (49.07%) Asset Management
4 53 (49.07%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (49.07%) SDLC
5 49 (45.37%) Mentoring
6 48 (44.44%) Computer Science
6 48 (44.44%) Computer Science Degree
7 46 (42.59%) Wealth Management
8 45 (41.67%) Retail Banking
8 45 (41.67%) Investment Banking
8 45 (41.67%) Coaching
8 45 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
8 45 (41.67%) Data Protection
8 45 (41.67%) Product Management
8 45 (41.67%) Banking
8 45 (41.67%) Information Security
8 45 (41.67%) Programme Management
8 45 (41.67%) CISM
8 45 (41.67%) CISSP
8 45 (41.67%) Identity Access Management
8 45 (41.67%) Security Operations
9 39 (36.11%) ISEB
10 28 (25.93%) User Stories
11 27 (25.00%) IIBA
12 23 (21.30%) MS Visio
13 22 (20.37%) JIRA
14 17 (15.74%) Publishing
14 17 (15.74%) 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 17 (15.74%) Confluence
2 8 (7.41%) CMS
3 3 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (21.30%) MS Visio
2 6 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (10.19%) Payment Gateway
Development Applications
1 22 (20.37%) JIRA
General
1 76 (70.37%) Finance
2 45 (41.67%) Banking
2 45 (41.67%) Investment Banking
2 45 (41.67%) Retail Banking
3 17 (15.74%) Publishing
4 6 (5.56%) Advertising
5 5 (4.63%) Games
6 4 (3.70%) Retail
7 3 (2.78%) German Language
7 3 (2.78%) Italian Language
7 3 (2.78%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 107 (99.07%) Analyst
1 107 (99.07%) Business Analyst
2 45 (41.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 45 (41.67%) Security Analyst
3 18 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 18 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 12 (11.11%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 12 (11.11%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 11 (10.19%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
5 11 (10.19%) Senior E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 8 (7.41%) Digital Analyst
6 8 (7.41%) Digital Business Analyst
7 7 (6.48%) Senior Web Analyst
7 7 (6.48%) Web Analyst
7 7 (6.48%) Web Applications Analyst
7 7 (6.48%) Web Applications Business Analyst
7 7 (6.48%) Web Business Analyst
8 6 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
8 6 (5.56%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 6 (5.56%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 53 (49.07%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 17 (15.74%) PMI
4 9 (8.33%) User Experience
5 6 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (4.63%) Analytical Mindset
7 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.78%) Tandem
8 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.93%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.70%) Windows
1 4 (3.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (99.07%) Business Analysis
2 53 (49.07%) Asset Management
2 53 (49.07%) SDLC
3 49 (45.37%) Mentoring
4 46 (42.59%) Wealth Management
5 45 (41.67%) Coaching
5 45 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
5 45 (41.67%) Data Protection
5 45 (41.67%) Identity Access Management
5 45 (41.67%) Information Security
5 45 (41.67%) Product Management
5 45 (41.67%) Programme Management
5 45 (41.67%) Security Operations
6 28 (25.93%) User Stories
7 16 (14.81%) E-Commerce
8 14 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (12.96%) Project Management
9 10 (9.26%) UML
10 9 (8.33%) Scrum
10 9 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.81%) SQL
2 5 (4.63%) Java
3 3 (2.78%) VBA
4 2 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 82 (75.93%) Degree
2 48 (44.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 45 (41.67%) CISM
3 45 (41.67%) CISSP
4 39 (36.11%) ISEB
5 27 (25.00%) IIBA
6 17 (15.74%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (7.41%) Cadence
2 5 (4.63%) Informatica
3 3 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.85%) SAP