Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1113 1055 1182
Rank change year-on-year -58 +127 +55
Permanent jobs citing IIBA 86 116 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.066% 0.050%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.26% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 70 89 83
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -13.64% +4.76%
10th Percentile £39,750 £37,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £76,500 £67,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% -30.00%

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 41,766 44,572 58,457
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.70% 25.39% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 32,424 35,256 46,627
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 £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% +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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for IIBA in the UK

IIBA
Top 14 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 23 February 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 -19 76 £50,000 -13.04% 17
UK excluding London -5 50 £45,000 +5.88% 11
London -20 33 £55,000 -15.38% 7
Midlands +17 12 £45,000 +9.76% 1
South East +1 11 £53,750 +19.44% 2
West Midlands +1 11 £45,000 +9.76% 1
North of England +2 7 £45,500 +7.06% 6
East of England -14 7 £50,000 -33.33% 1
South West +11 6 £39,500 -
Wales +9 6 £39,250 -1.88%
North West -12 6 £50,250 +25.63% 5
Yorkshire +18 1 £42,000 -1.18% 1
Scotland -45 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 71 (82.56%) Business Analysis
2 46 (53.49%) Finance
2 46 (53.49%) ISEB
3 45 (52.33%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (39.53%) Degree
5 32 (37.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (37.21%) Project Management
6 28 (32.56%) Waterfall
7 21 (24.42%) Use Case
8 18 (20.93%) UML
8 18 (20.93%) User Stories
9 17 (19.77%) PRINCE2
9 17 (19.77%) Retail
10 16 (18.60%) MS Visio
10 16 (18.60%) Microsoft
10 16 (18.60%) CBAP
10 16 (18.60%) SDLC
11 13 (15.12%) Business Process Mapping
11 13 (15.12%) Scrum
12 12 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (13.95%) Feasibility Study
13 11 (12.79%) Computer Science
13 11 (12.79%) JIRA
13 11 (12.79%) Requirements Analysis
13 11 (12.79%) Workflow
14 10 (11.63%) DevOps
15 9 (10.47%) User Experience
15 9 (10.47%) Business Process Modelling
15 9 (10.47%) Data Analysis

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 2 (2.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (18.60%) MS Visio
2 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.16%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) SaaS
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.16%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) Firewall
1 1 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (12.79%) JIRA
2 2 (2.33%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (2.33%) RequisitePro
3 1 (1.16%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 46 (53.49%) Finance
2 17 (19.77%) Retail
3 8 (9.30%) Legal
4 6 (6.98%) Marketing
5 5 (5.81%) Advertising
6 4 (4.65%) Law
7 3 (3.49%) Automotive
8 2 (2.33%) Back Office
9 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 86 (100.00%) Analyst
2 82 (95.35%) Business Analyst
3 7 (8.14%) Project Analyst
3 7 (8.14%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (6.98%) Agile Business Analyst
4 6 (6.98%) Senior Business Analyst
4 6 (6.98%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (4.65%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (4.65%) Digital Analyst
5 4 (4.65%) Digital Business Analyst
5 4 (4.65%) Product Analyst
5 4 (4.65%) Product Business Analyst
5 4 (4.65%) Product Owner
5 4 (4.65%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (4.65%) Technical Business Analyst
5 4 (4.65%) Technical Product Owner
6 3 (3.49%) Business IT Analyst
6 3 (3.49%) IT Analyst
6 3 (3.49%) Project Manager
6 3 (3.49%) SDLC Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.65%) Middleware
2 2 (2.33%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.16%) LAMP
3 1 (1.16%) Symfony
3 1 (1.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.79%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.47%) User Experience
4 6 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.98%) PMI
5 3 (3.49%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.33%) Fintech
6 2 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.16%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.16%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (82.56%) Business Analysis
2 45 (52.33%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (37.21%) Project Management
3 32 (37.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (32.56%) Waterfall
5 21 (24.42%) Use Case
6 18 (20.93%) UML
6 18 (20.93%) User Stories
7 17 (19.77%) PRINCE2
8 16 (18.60%) SDLC
9 13 (15.12%) Business Process Mapping
9 13 (15.12%) Scrum
10 12 (13.95%) Feasibility Study
10 12 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (12.79%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (12.79%) Workflow
12 10 (11.63%) DevOps
13 9 (10.47%) Business Process Modelling
13 9 (10.47%) Data Analysis
14 8 (9.30%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.33%) C
1 2 (2.33%) SQL
2 1 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 46 (53.49%) ISEB
2 34 (39.53%) Degree
3 16 (18.60%) CBAP
4 6 (6.98%) PMI Certification
5 5 (5.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (3.49%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (3.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (2.33%) CITP
7 2 (2.33%) Postgraduate
7 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) GDPR
1 5 (5.81%) PMO
2 2 (2.33%) MiFID
3 1 (1.16%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.65%) Gemalto
2 4 (4.65%) PayPal
2 4 (4.65%) VeriFone
3 2 (2.33%) Baan
3 2 (2.33%) Kronos
3 2 (2.33%) OpenText
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle
3 2 (2.33%) Pega
3 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.16%) Hitachi
4 1 (1.16%) Progress
4 1 (1.16%) Zend