Period
to 27 May 2020

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 27 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
UK
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 824 1017 1095
Rank change year-on-year +193 +78 -1
Permanent jobs citing IIBA 62 91 95
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.068% 0.063% 0.055%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% 0.26% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 58 60 70
Median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.90% +5.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,200 £41,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £91,875 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 19,547 35,539 40,805
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.49% 24.69% 23.69%
Number of salaries quoted 14,292 25,381 30,850
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +8.89%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +5.95%

IIBA
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IIBA in the UK

IIBA
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IIBA.

Salary trend for IIBA in the UK

IIBA
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing IIBA over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

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 27 May 2020. 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 +177 58 £53,500 +1.90% 2
UK excluding London +151 32 £50,000 -
London +147 30 £55,350 +0.05% 2
North of England +106 9 £65,000 +30.00%
Yorkshire +92 8 £67,500 +35.00%
South West +88 8 £50,000 -23.08%
South East +95 7 £50,000 -4.94%
East of England +88 2 £70,000 -
Midlands +64 2 £38,500 +10.00%
West Midlands +53 2 £38,500 +10.00%
Wales +3 2 £55,000 +18.28%
Scotland - 2 £44,500 -
North West +78 1 £65,000 +29.35%

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, 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 50 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (54.84%) CBAP
3 33 (53.23%) Business Analysis
4 32 (51.61%) ISEB
5 30 (48.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (46.77%) Finance
7 28 (45.16%) Waterfall
8 25 (40.32%) JIRA
9 23 (37.10%) Scrum
10 20 (32.26%) BPMN
11 18 (29.03%) User Stories
12 17 (27.42%) MS Visio
13 16 (25.81%) UML
13 16 (25.81%) SQL
13 16 (25.81%) Confluence
14 15 (24.19%) Microsoft Office
14 15 (24.19%) Microsoft Excel
14 15 (24.19%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 15 (24.19%) Requirements Gathering
15 14 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
16 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
17 12 (19.35%) ERP
17 12 (19.35%) Kanban
17 12 (19.35%) Functional Testing
17 12 (19.35%) User Experience
17 12 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
18 11 (17.74%) SDLC
18 11 (17.74%) Analytics
18 11 (17.74%) Wireframes
18 11 (17.74%) Project Management

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 16 (25.81%) Confluence
2 1 (1.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.61%) CMS
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (27.42%) MS Visio
2 15 (24.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (24.19%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (16.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 1 (1.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (3.23%) AWS
3 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) Big Data
2 3 (4.84%) Blockchain
3 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 25 (40.32%) JIRA
2 5 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (46.77%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Banking
3 5 (8.06%) Legal
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Military
4 1 (1.61%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (85.48%) Analyst
2 52 (83.87%) Business Analyst
3 14 (22.58%) Senior Analyst
3 14 (22.58%) Senior Business Analyst
4 12 (19.35%) Technical Analyst
4 12 (19.35%) Technical Business Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Business Development Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Development Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Lead Business Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Software Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Software Development Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Software Development Business Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Business IT Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Head of Business Analysis
7 2 (3.23%) IT Business Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) NHS Business Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) .NET
2 2 (3.23%) HTML
2 2 (3.23%) JSON
3 1 (1.61%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (19.35%) User Experience
2 3 (4.84%) NHS
3 2 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.23%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.61%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.61%) Windows
1 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (53.23%) Business Analysis
3 30 (48.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (45.16%) Waterfall
5 23 (37.10%) Scrum
6 20 (32.26%) BPMN
7 18 (29.03%) User Stories
8 16 (25.81%) UML
9 15 (24.19%) Requirements Gathering
9 15 (24.19%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 14 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (19.35%) ERP
11 12 (19.35%) Functional Testing
11 12 (19.35%) Kanban
12 11 (17.74%) Analytics
12 11 (17.74%) Project Management
12 11 (17.74%) SDLC
12 11 (17.74%) Wireframes
13 10 (16.13%) PRINCE2
13 10 (16.13%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.81%) SQL
2 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (54.84%) CBAP
2 32 (51.61%) ISEB
3 7 (11.29%) Degree
4 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.23%) CISM
5 2 (3.23%) CISSP
6 1 (1.61%) APMG
6 1 (1.61%) CISA
6 1 (1.61%) CRISC
6 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.61%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) QA
2 4 (6.45%) EMIR
2 4 (6.45%) MiFID
3 1 (1.61%) GDPR
3 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.61%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.61%) NDS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle
2 2 (3.23%) Tableau
3 1 (1.61%) Adobe
3 1 (1.61%) BiZZdesign
3 1 (1.61%) Capita
3 1 (1.61%) ForgeRock
3 1 (1.61%) NetIQ
3 1 (1.61%) Remedy