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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP)
UK
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 809 903 930
Rank change year-on-year +94 +27  
Permanent jobs citing CBAP 55 46 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.065% 0.044% 0.019%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 0.16% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 48 42 20
Median salary £65,500 £43,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.32% -21.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £41,050
10% offered a salary of more than £84,750 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £35,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +85.71% -16.66%  

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 20959 28714 29743
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.78% 27.77% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 16525 22997 23332
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 £72,500 £68,500 £71,000
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 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CBAP in the UK

CBAP
Top 21 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 27 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
England +105 51 £67,500 +50.00% 2
London +82 33 £65,500 +21.29% 2
East of England +37 14 £82,500 +86.44%
Essex - 11 £82,500 -
City of London - 10 £66,500 - 1
Brentwood - 7 £70,000 -
Cardiff +11 4 £40,000 +14.28%
South Wales +9 4 £40,000 +14.28%
Wales +2 4 £40,000 +14.28%
Newport -1 4 £40,000 +14.28%
Letchworth - 3 - -
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
Leeds - 2 £43,500 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £43,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £43,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £70,000 -
South East - 1 £55,000 -
South West - 1 £70,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £55,000 -
Swindon - 1 £70,000 -
Bicester - 1 £55,000 -

CBAP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 80 (90.91%) Business Analysis
2 61 (69.32%) IIBA
3 44 (50.00%) ISEB
4 40 (45.45%) Finance
5 37 (42.05%) Degree
6 31 (35.23%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (32.95%) Use Case
8 26 (29.55%) Project Management
9 25 (28.41%) Waterfall
9 25 (28.41%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (25.00%) UML
10 22 (25.00%) Law
11 20 (22.73%) Microsoft
12 19 (21.59%) PRINCE2
13 18 (20.45%) Requirements Management
14 17 (19.32%) MS Visio
15 16 (18.18%) Data Modelling
15 16 (18.18%) Legal
16 14 (15.91%) Change Management
17 13 (14.77%) Wealth Management
17 13 (14.77%) BPMN
17 13 (14.77%) Virtual Team
18 12 (13.64%) User Experience
18 12 (13.64%) User Stories
18 12 (13.64%) Test Scripting
19 11 (12.50%) SDLC
19 11 (12.50%) MS Excel
19 11 (12.50%) Data Flow Diagram
19 11 (12.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
20 10 (11.36%) JIRA

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 9 (10.23%) Confluence
2 1 (1.14%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.14%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 17 (19.32%) MS Visio
2 11 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 9 (10.23%) MS Project
4 5 (5.68%) MS Office
5 4 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.41%) Big Data
2 1 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (11.36%) JIRA
General
1 40 (45.45%) Finance
2 22 (25.00%) Law
3 16 (18.18%) Legal
4 8 (9.09%) Advertising
5 7 (7.95%) Games
6 6 (6.82%) Retail
7 3 (3.41%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.27%) Banking
8 2 (2.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 81 (92.05%) Analyst
2 80 (90.91%) Business Analyst
3 15 (17.05%) Software Analyst
4 13 (14.77%) Lead Business Analyst
4 13 (14.77%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
5 11 (12.50%) Service Analyst
6 10 (11.36%) Legal Analyst
7 8 (9.09%) Finance Business Analyst
7 8 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
8 7 (7.95%) Agile Business Analyst
8 7 (7.95%) Financial Business Analyst
8 7 (7.95%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Business Manager
9 5 (5.68%) Junior
9 5 (5.68%) Junior Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Junior Business Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Payments Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Payments Business Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Product Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Product Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.95%) .NET
1 7 (7.95%) .NET Framework
2 3 (3.41%) Web Services
2 3 (3.41%) XML
3 1 (1.14%) Kafka
3 1 (1.14%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 25 (28.41%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (14.77%) Virtual Team
3 12 (13.64%) User Experience
4 9 (10.23%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.55%) Fintech
5 4 (4.55%) PMI
6 3 (3.41%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.14%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (90.91%) Business Analysis
2 31 (35.23%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (32.95%) Use Case
4 26 (29.55%) Project Management
5 25 (28.41%) Waterfall
6 22 (25.00%) UML
7 19 (21.59%) PRINCE2
8 18 (20.45%) Requirements Management
9 16 (18.18%) Data Modelling
10 14 (15.91%) Change Management
11 13 (14.77%) BPMN
11 13 (14.77%) Wealth Management
12 12 (13.64%) Test Scripting
12 12 (13.64%) User Stories
13 11 (12.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
13 11 (12.50%) Data Flow Diagram
13 11 (12.50%) SDLC
14 9 (10.23%) Business Process Modelling
14 9 (10.23%) Domain Models
14 9 (10.23%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.95%) SQL
2 3 (3.41%) Python
2 3 (3.41%) R
Qualifications
1 61 (69.32%) IIBA
2 44 (50.00%) ISEB
3 37 (42.05%) Degree
4 4 (4.55%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.23%) PMO
2 3 (3.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.14%) HDFS
Vendors
1 20 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.41%) Cisco
2 3 (3.41%) VMware
3 1 (1.14%) SAP
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Posted: 6 days ago
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