Period
to 17 October 2017

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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1101 1151 1193
Rank change year-on-year +50 +42 +43
Permanent jobs citing IIBA 76 90 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.047% 0.048%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 65 66 84
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.10% -17.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £39,750 £33,375 £30,000
90th Percentile £61,000 £63,750 £67,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,500 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.22% +9.33% -21.05%

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 42411 50574 59670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.25% 26.36% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 32595 40691 47603
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for IIBA in the UK

IIBA
Top 7 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 17 October 2017. 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 +46 60 £50,000 - 11
London +23 43 £50,000 -9.09% 2
UK excluding London +40 32 £41,500 +1.22% 11
Wales +20 15 £40,000 +3.23% 1
Midlands +47 12 £41,500 +1.22% 1
West Midlands +39 12 £41,500 +1.22% 1
South East +68 4 £51,250 +13.89% 3

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT jobs citing IIBA 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 IIBA.

1 75 (98.68%) Business Analysis
2 53 (69.74%) Finance
3 38 (50.00%) ISEB
4 37 (48.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (46.05%) Project Management
6 30 (39.47%) Degree
7 28 (36.84%) CBAP
7 28 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 20 (26.32%) Feasibility Study
9 19 (25.00%) Retail
10 18 (23.68%) Waterfall
11 13 (17.11%) MS Visio
12 12 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
12 12 (15.79%) JIRA
13 11 (14.47%) Use Case
13 11 (14.47%) User Stories
13 11 (14.47%) UML
14 10 (13.16%) User Experience
15 9 (11.84%) Advertising
15 9 (11.84%) Business Process Mapping
16 8 (10.53%) Confluence
16 8 (10.53%) PRINCE2
17 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
17 7 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
17 7 (9.21%) Data Management
17 7 (9.21%) Requirements Management
18 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
18 6 (7.89%) Security Cleared
18 6 (7.89%) Microsoft

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 8 (10.53%) Confluence
2 1 (1.32%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.32%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (17.11%) MS Visio
2 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.63%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Aareon QL
1 1 (1.32%) Academy Housing
1 1 (1.32%) arcHouse
1 1 (1.32%) Kypera Housing
1 1 (1.32%) MIS ActiveH
1 1 (1.32%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (1.32%) OPENHousing
1 1 (1.32%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (1.32%) Big Data
1 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (15.79%) JIRA
2 2 (2.63%) Axure RP
2 2 (2.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.32%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.32%) RequisitePro
General
1 53 (69.74%) Finance
2 19 (25.00%) Retail
3 9 (11.84%) Advertising
4 5 (6.58%) Publishing
5 4 (5.26%) Legal
6 2 (2.63%) Automotive
7 1 (1.32%) Banking
7 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.32%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 74 (97.37%) Business Analyst
2 73 (96.05%) Analyst
3 8 (10.53%) Business IT Analyst
3 8 (10.53%) Finance Business Analyst
3 8 (10.53%) Financial Analyst
3 8 (10.53%) Financial Business Analyst
3 8 (10.53%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 8 (10.53%) IT Analyst
3 8 (10.53%) IT Business Analyst
3 8 (10.53%) Service Analyst
4 7 (9.21%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (9.21%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (6.58%) Business Systems Analyst
5 5 (6.58%) Consultant
6 4 (5.26%) Business Consultant
6 4 (5.26%) Digital Business Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (3.95%) Digital Analyst
7 3 (3.95%) Transformation Analyst
8 2 (2.63%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) LAMP
1 1 (1.32%) Symfony
1 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) User Experience
2 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.58%) PMI
4 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.32%) Fintech
5 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.58%) Windows
1 5 (6.58%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (98.68%) Business Analysis
2 37 (48.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (46.05%) Project Management
4 28 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (26.32%) Feasibility Study
5 20 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (23.68%) Waterfall
7 12 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
8 11 (14.47%) UML
8 11 (14.47%) Use Case
8 11 (14.47%) User Stories
9 9 (11.84%) Business Process Mapping
10 8 (10.53%) PRINCE2
11 7 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (9.21%) Data Management
11 7 (9.21%) Requirements Management
12 6 (7.89%) E-Commerce
12 6 (7.89%) SDLC
13 5 (6.58%) Change Management
13 5 (6.58%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.58%) Java
2 1 (1.32%) PHP
2 1 (1.32%) Python
2 1 (1.32%) R
2 1 (1.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (50.00%) ISEB
2 30 (39.47%) Degree
3 28 (36.84%) CBAP
4 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
4 6 (7.89%) Security Cleared
5 5 (6.58%) PMI Certification
6 3 (3.95%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.58%) Informatica
3 1 (1.32%) Aareon
3 1 (1.32%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.32%) Capita
3 1 (1.32%) Civica
3 1 (1.32%) Northgate
3 1 (1.32%) Orchard
3 1 (1.32%) Zend