Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for IIBA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
UK
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1084 1087 1184
Rank change year-on-year +3 +97 +57
Permanent jobs citing IIBA 92 93 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.054% 0.054% 0.045%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.23% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 61 86 77
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% -13.64%
10th Percentile £41,000 £39,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £84,375 £66,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% +14.29% -22.22%

IIBA 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 40,769 42,834 54,801
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.72% 24.91% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 30,779 33,478 44,077
UK median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,900 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.65% - +6.25%

IIBA
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IIBA in the UK

IIBA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for IIBA in the UK

IIBA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IIBA over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for IIBA in the UK

IIBA
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IIBA within the UK over the 6 months to 18 June 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 +1 88 £50,000 -22.48% 5
UK excluding London +10 51 £50,000 +25.00% 1
London -15 38 £57,500 -11.54% 4
Midlands +9 14 £47,500 +14.46% 1
South West +9 11 £50,000 +17.65%
South East +4 11 £54,000 +20.00%
West Midlands +12 10 £47,500 +14.46%
North of England +11 10 £45,000 +5.88%
North West +11 8 £45,000 +12.50%
East of England -15 4 £50,000 -39.39%
East Midlands - 4 - - 1
Yorkshire +20 2 £42,000 -3.45%
Wales -3 1 £35,000 -12.50%

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT jobs citing IIBA 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 IIBA.

1 68 (73.91%) Business Analysis
2 55 (59.78%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (43.48%) Degree
4 33 (35.87%) ISEB
5 31 (33.70%) Waterfall
6 30 (32.61%) Project Management
6 30 (32.61%) Finance
7 27 (29.35%) User Stories
7 27 (29.35%) SDLC
8 26 (28.26%) Scrum
9 22 (23.91%) MS Visio
10 21 (22.83%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (22.83%) Retail
11 19 (20.65%) User Acceptance Testing
12 16 (17.39%) CBAP
12 16 (17.39%) Coaching
13 15 (16.30%) Feasibility Study
14 14 (15.22%) Systems Analysis
14 14 (15.22%) UML
15 13 (14.13%) Change Management
15 13 (14.13%) Marketing
16 12 (13.04%) Data Analysis
16 12 (13.04%) ITIL
16 12 (13.04%) PRINCE2
16 12 (13.04%) DevOps
17 11 (11.96%) Microsoft
17 11 (11.96%) JIRA
18 10 (10.87%) Security Cleared
18 10 (10.87%) Use Case
18 10 (10.87%) Legal

IIBA
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 (9.78%) Confluence
2 6 (6.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (23.91%) MS Visio
2 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (6.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (5.43%) Infor CRM
1 5 (5.43%) NetSuite
1 5 (5.43%) SAP CRM
2 4 (4.35%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 4 (4.35%) SaaS
3 1 (1.09%) Asana
3 1 (1.09%) G Suite
3 1 (1.09%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (11.96%) JIRA
2 1 (1.09%) Redmine
General
1 30 (32.61%) Finance
2 21 (22.83%) Retail
3 13 (14.13%) Marketing
4 10 (10.87%) Legal
5 9 (9.78%) Law
6 5 (5.43%) Publishing
7 2 (2.17%) Back Office
7 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.09%) Advertising
8 1 (1.09%) Banking
8 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 89 (96.74%) Analyst
1 89 (96.74%) Business Analyst
2 10 (10.87%) Agile Business Analyst
3 9 (9.78%) Project Analyst
4 7 (7.61%) Lead Business Analyst
4 7 (7.61%) SDLC Business Analyst
5 6 (6.52%) Business IT Analyst
5 6 (6.52%) IT Analyst
5 6 (6.52%) IT Business Analyst
5 6 (6.52%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (6.52%) Senior Business Analyst
6 5 (5.43%) Business Manager
6 5 (5.43%) CRM Analyst
6 5 (5.43%) CRM Business Analyst
6 5 (5.43%) Software Analyst
7 4 (4.35%) Product Analyst
7 4 (4.35%) Product Business Analyst
7 4 (4.35%) Salesforce Business Analyst
7 4 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (4.35%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.35%) Middleware
2 2 (2.17%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.09%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.78%) PMI
3 8 (8.70%) User Experience
4 6 (6.52%) Data Centre
5 5 (5.43%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.26%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (3.26%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.09%) LIMS
7 1 (1.09%) Smart City
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (73.91%) Business Analysis
2 55 (59.78%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (33.70%) Waterfall
4 30 (32.61%) Project Management
5 27 (29.35%) SDLC
5 27 (29.35%) User Stories
6 26 (28.26%) Scrum
7 21 (22.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (20.65%) User Acceptance Testing
9 16 (17.39%) Coaching
10 15 (16.30%) Feasibility Study
11 14 (15.22%) Systems Analysis
11 14 (15.22%) UML
12 13 (14.13%) Change Management
13 12 (13.04%) Data Analysis
13 12 (13.04%) DevOps
13 12 (13.04%) ITIL
13 12 (13.04%) PRINCE2
14 10 (10.87%) Acceptance Criteria
14 10 (10.87%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.70%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (43.48%) Degree
2 33 (35.87%) ISEB
3 16 (17.39%) CBAP
4 10 (10.87%) Security Cleared
5 9 (9.78%) PMI Certification
6 8 (8.70%) CITP
7 6 (6.52%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (3.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (3.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.09%) CIPD
10 1 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (1.09%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) PMO
2 6 (6.52%) GDPR
3 2 (2.17%) MiFID
4 1 (1.09%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (11.96%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.52%) Progress
2 6 (6.52%) ServiceNow
3 5 (5.43%) Infor
3 5 (5.43%) Oracle
3 5 (5.43%) Pega
3 5 (5.43%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (5.43%) SAP
3 5 (5.43%) Siebel
4 4 (4.35%) Gemalto
4 4 (4.35%) PayPal
4 4 (4.35%) Sage
4 4 (4.35%) VeriFone
5 2 (2.17%) Google
6 1 (1.09%) CA
6 1 (1.09%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (1.09%) hybris