Period
to 19 April 2018

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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP)
UK
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1130 1089 1201
Rank change year-on-year -41 +112 +46
Permanent jobs citing CBAP 65 92 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.037% 0.053% 0.043%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 52 80 85
UK median annual salary £55,000 £64,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.06% +42.22% +7.14%
10th Percentile £36,000 £40,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £69,750 £86,625 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,750 £43,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.57% +16.00% -10.71%

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 41,611 43,350 57,119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.47% 25.20% 27.87%
Number of salaries quoted 31,850 34,158 45,811
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -1.18% +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 19 April 2018.

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 19 April 2018. 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 -6 54 £55,000 -18.52% 6
London +8 43 £55,000 -16.03% 3
UK excluding London -44 22 £43,750 +0.57% 3
Wales +1 8 £35,500 -11.25%
Yorkshire +17 5 £45,000 +3.45% 1
North of England +8 5 £45,000 +3.45% 1
Scotland -28 3 - -
South West -8 2 £70,000 - 1
East of England -27 2 £65,000 -23.53%
South East -30 2 £53,750 +25.73% 1

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT jobs citing CBAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for CBAP.

1 52 (80.00%) Business Analysis
2 27 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (38.46%) Degree
4 24 (36.92%) ISEB
5 18 (27.69%) IIBA
6 17 (26.15%) SDLC
7 16 (24.62%) JIRA
8 15 (23.08%) User Stories
8 15 (23.08%) MS Visio
8 15 (23.08%) PMI
8 15 (23.08%) PMI Certification
8 15 (23.08%) Project Management
9 14 (21.54%) Finance
9 14 (21.54%) SQL
9 14 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (20.00%) Change Management
11 12 (18.46%) Confluence
12 11 (16.92%) Publishing
13 10 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (13.85%) SAP
14 9 (13.85%) Use Case
14 9 (13.85%) Business Process Modelling
15 8 (12.31%) Analytical Mindset
15 8 (12.31%) Business Development
15 8 (12.31%) User Experience
15 8 (12.31%) Workflow
15 8 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (12.31%) Games
15 8 (12.31%) Advertising
15 8 (12.31%) Scrum

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 (18.46%) Confluence
2 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (23.08%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (7.69%) Infor CRM
2 5 (7.69%) NetSuite
2 5 (7.69%) SAP CRM
3 4 (6.15%) Sage CRM
4 1 (1.54%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 4 (6.15%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (24.62%) JIRA
General
1 14 (21.54%) Finance
2 11 (16.92%) Publishing
3 8 (12.31%) Advertising
3 8 (12.31%) Games
4 7 (10.77%) Legal
5 5 (7.69%) Banking
6 4 (6.15%) Retail
7 3 (4.62%) Law
8 1 (1.54%) Back Office
8 1 (1.54%) German Language
8 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.54%) Italian Language
8 1 (1.54%) Marketing
8 1 (1.54%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 61 (93.85%) Analyst
2 60 (92.31%) Business Analyst
3 15 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
3 15 (23.08%) Senior Business Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) CRM Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) CRM Business Analyst
5 5 (7.69%) Business Development Analyst
5 5 (7.69%) Development Analyst
5 5 (7.69%) Lead Business Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Automation Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Business Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Sales Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Sales Business Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Salesforce Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Salesforce Business Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Senior Automation Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Senior Salesforce Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Senior Salesforce Business Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) GDPR Business Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Software Development Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.08%) PMI
2 14 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (12.31%) Analytical Mindset
3 8 (12.31%) User Experience
4 5 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.54%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.54%) Social Media
5 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) Windows
1 1 (1.54%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (80.00%) Business Analysis
2 27 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (26.15%) SDLC
4 15 (23.08%) Project Management
4 15 (23.08%) User Stories
5 13 (20.00%) Change Management
6 9 (13.85%) Business Process Modelling
6 9 (13.85%) Use Case
7 8 (12.31%) Business Development
7 8 (12.31%) Scrum
7 8 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (12.31%) Workflow
8 7 (10.77%) CRM
8 7 (10.77%) ITIL
8 7 (10.77%) PRINCE2
8 7 (10.77%) Waterfall
9 6 (9.23%) Business Transformation
9 6 (9.23%) Decision-Making
9 6 (9.23%) E-Commerce
9 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.54%) SQL
2 7 (10.77%) VBA
3 3 (4.62%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (38.46%) Degree
2 24 (36.92%) ISEB
3 18 (27.69%) IIBA
4 15 (23.08%) PMI Certification
5 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.62%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (1.54%) MCSA
6 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.54%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
2 3 (4.62%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (13.85%) SAP
3 5 (7.69%) Infor
3 5 (7.69%) Oracle
3 5 (7.69%) Pega
3 5 (7.69%) Siebel
4 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.15%) Sage
5 1 (1.54%) Capita