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

International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
UK
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1095 1073 1180
Rank change year-on-year -22 +107 +84
Permanent jobs citing IIBA 98 106 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.055% 0.062% 0.050%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.25% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 77 90 85
UK median annual salary £50,000 £59,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.32% +13.81% -3.67%
10th Percentile £41,150 £39,650 £31,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £82,875 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +21.43% -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 41,612 43,158 56,598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.47% 25.20% 27.85%
Number of salaries quoted 31,841 34,005 45,426
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%

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 April 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 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 -35 90 £51,250 -20.54% 3
UK excluding London -29 54 £47,500 +11.76%
London -21 42 £57,500 -12.21% 3
South East -11 13 £50,000 +14.29%
North of England -14 11 £45,000 +5.88%
North West -1 9 £45,000 +12.50%
Midlands -5 9 £45,000 +8.43%
West Midlands +3 8 £45,000 +8.43%
South West -4 8 £50,000 +17.65%
East of England -20 7 £50,000 -39.39%
Wales +6 5 £36,000 -10.00%
Yorkshire +10 2 £42,000 -1.18%
Scotland -33 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 80 (81.63%) Business Analysis
2 52 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (43.88%) Degree
4 41 (41.84%) Finance
5 39 (39.80%) Project Management
5 39 (39.80%) ISEB
6 36 (36.73%) Waterfall
7 29 (29.59%) SDLC
8 28 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (21.43%) User Stories
10 20 (20.41%) MS Visio
11 19 (19.39%) Retail
12 18 (18.37%) CBAP
13 17 (17.35%) Change Management
14 16 (16.33%) Scrum
14 16 (16.33%) PRINCE2
14 16 (16.33%) Microsoft
14 16 (16.33%) Use Case
15 15 (15.31%) Systems Analysis
15 15 (15.31%) UML
15 15 (15.31%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (14.29%) Data Analysis
16 14 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
16 14 (14.29%) JIRA
17 12 (12.24%) PMI
17 12 (12.24%) PMI Certification
17 12 (12.24%) Feasibility Study
18 11 (11.22%) Business Process Mapping
18 11 (11.22%) Coaching
18 11 (11.22%) Process Improvement

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 (8.16%) Confluence
Applications
1 20 (20.41%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.02%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (5.10%) Infor CRM
1 5 (5.10%) NetSuite
1 5 (5.10%) SAP CRM
2 4 (4.08%) Sage CRM
3 2 (2.04%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.10%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 4 (4.08%) SaaS
3 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.02%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) Firewall
1 1 (1.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.12%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (1.02%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.02%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 41 (41.84%) Finance
2 19 (19.39%) Retail
3 10 (10.20%) Legal
3 10 (10.20%) Marketing
4 8 (8.16%) Law
5 5 (5.10%) Advertising
5 5 (5.10%) Publishing
6 3 (3.06%) Automotive
7 2 (2.04%) Back Office
8 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 97 (98.98%) Analyst
2 93 (94.90%) Business Analyst
3 10 (10.20%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (9.18%) Lead Business Analyst
4 9 (9.18%) Project Analyst
4 9 (9.18%) Senior Business Analyst
5 8 (8.16%) Agile Business Analyst
6 6 (6.12%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (5.10%) Business IT Analyst
7 5 (5.10%) Business Manager
7 5 (5.10%) CRM Analyst
7 5 (5.10%) CRM Business Analyst
7 5 (5.10%) IT Analyst
7 5 (5.10%) IT Business Analyst
7 5 (5.10%) SDLC Business Analyst
7 5 (5.10%) Software Analyst
8 4 (4.08%) Automation Analyst
8 4 (4.08%) Salesforce Analyst
8 4 (4.08%) Senior Salesforce Analyst
8 4 (4.08%) Senior Salesforce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.08%) Middleware
2 2 (2.04%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.31%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.24%) PMI
3 10 (10.20%) User Experience
4 8 (8.16%) Computer Science
5 6 (6.12%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.06%) Virtual Team
7 2 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.02%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.02%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.02%) Smart City
8 1 (1.02%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (81.63%) Business Analysis
2 52 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (39.80%) Project Management
4 36 (36.73%) Waterfall
5 29 (29.59%) SDLC
6 28 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (21.43%) User Stories
8 17 (17.35%) Change Management
9 16 (16.33%) PRINCE2
9 16 (16.33%) Scrum
9 16 (16.33%) Use Case
10 15 (15.31%) Systems Analysis
10 15 (15.31%) UML
11 14 (14.29%) Data Analysis
11 14 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (12.24%) Feasibility Study
13 11 (11.22%) Business Process Mapping
13 11 (11.22%) Coaching
13 11 (11.22%) Process Improvement
14 10 (10.20%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.10%) C
2 2 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (43.88%) Degree
2 39 (39.80%) ISEB
3 18 (18.37%) CBAP
4 12 (12.24%) PMI Certification
5 7 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 5 (5.10%) CITP
7 3 (3.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (3.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (3.06%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (2.04%) Postgraduate
8 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.14%) PMO
2 4 (4.08%) GDPR
3 2 (2.04%) MiFID
4 1 (1.02%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.14%) Oracle
2 7 (7.14%) Pega
2 7 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (6.12%) Progress
4 5 (5.10%) Infor
4 5 (5.10%) SAP
4 5 (5.10%) Siebel
5 4 (4.08%) Gemalto
5 4 (4.08%) PayPal
5 4 (4.08%) Sage
5 4 (4.08%) VeriFone
6 2 (2.04%) Baan
6 2 (2.04%) Kronos
6 2 (2.04%) OpenText
7 1 (1.02%) Hitachi